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Briggs High School student arrested for bringing gun to school

The Columbus Division of Police says a 17-year-old Briggs High School student has been arrested for bringing a gun to school.

Identity Released Of 15-Year-Old Briggs High School Student Struck, Killed  10TV

Those near the site of a fatal crash Friday evening said the area around Briggs High School can be dangerous. Cecelia Martinez, 15, was crossing Briggs Road ...

Principal at Briggs has had fill of ex-teacher  Columbus Dispatch

The principal at Briggs High School wants Bernard Gatti to stay away. Principal Marcy A. Drafts wrote the retired Briggs teacher on Sept. 23 to say that he must ...

2019 Teachers of the Year: Educators Who Excel  Columbus Parent

Chances are, you can name at least one teacher who had a significant impact on your education. No doubt you want the same for your own children. Today's ...

Doug Jones to succeed Greg Waits as athletics supervisor at Grove City  ThisWeek Community News

Briggs High School athletics director Doug Jones is stepping down to become the athletics supervisor at Grove City. Jones' final day at Briggs is July 12.

Boys Bowling: Briggs James Pappas places fourth at state  ThisWeek Community News

Art Susi made sure the Briggs High School boys bowling team returned to the lanes this winter after not competing a year ago. Junior James Pappas took ...

Teen killed, 3 critically injured in Franklin Township crash  10TV

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office said a vehicle hit a tree in the 2200 block of Brown Road, between Frank Road and Rock Creek Drive.

Scoring our Schools: Columbus' dwindling fight against truancy

City leaders are taking a step back in their approach to community policing, as seven officers in the police department's truancy unit will soon receive notice ...

More Columbus schools data scandal officials finally facing state discipline  The Columbus Dispatch

Five more Columbus school principals connected to the district's data-manipulation scandal could lose their state-educator licenses. The Ohio Department of ...

Another teen death brings back moms pain  Columbus Dispatch

The coincidences were too much to ignore.Both were 15-year-old girls. Both were students at Briggs High School. Both had been struck and killed by a car in ...

Patricia Anne (Mundew) Ryan  Morgan County Herald

Patricia Anne (Mundew) Ryan, 74, currently of Powell, Ohio, peacefully departed from this Earth to live with God in heaven on Monday, June 24, 2019.

School administrators who have been subpoenaed - News  Columbus Dispatch

The following individuals have had their records subpoenaed as part of the Ohio Department of Education's investigation into the manipulation of student data in ...

2018 Teachers of the Year  Columbus Parent

Teachers have wide-ranging responsibilities when it comes to educating students. They tie shoes. They mediate disputes. They serve as role models. And they ...

Columbus City Schools debate future of north side high schools  10TV

Columbus Public School leaders are considering plans to renovate, close and consolidate six high schools.

Police investigating threat, 3 Columbus City Schools placed on lockdown

NBC4 Staff - COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH)--Three Columbus City Schools were placed on lock down Thursday as a precaution while police investigated a threat.

BioBlitz at nature center lets students explore, identify living things  The Columbus Dispatch

Cellphones might be frowned upon in class, but in nature's classroom, they come in handy. On Friday morning, dozens of Columbus high school students visited ...

Community in Crisis: Can Wedgewood Village rebound from a violent 2017?  Columbus Alive

Seven people were fatally shot last year at the West Side low-income housing complex. Can activists, politicians, police and residents turn things around?

Teachers of the Year: Educational Excellence  Columbus Parent

As any parent of school-age children knows, teachers play a critical role in students' education, social development and well-being. In recognition of this, ...

Teachers of the Year: Annual awards honor outstanding educators  ThisWeek Community News

Teachers have wide-ranging responsibilities when it comes to educating students. They tie shoes. They mediate disputes. They serve as role models. And they ...

Yellow Rose ceremony puts Westerville North seniors on path to graduation day  ThisWeek Community News

Westerville North High School's class of 2019 took an oath on Aug. 17 to live what is known as the "Warrior Way," to respect themselves, classmates, their school ...

Parents support Hilltonia Middle School teacher who resigned after blocking student in locker  Columbus Dispatch

Students and parents from the Hilltop are organizing to try to save the job of a teacher who resigned after he was videotaped pinning a child inside a locker for ...

More Stark schools are EdChoice schools  The-review

Some students in the Alliance, Fairless, North Canton, Northwest, Plain and Perry school districts are now eligible to receive state-funded vouchers that will help ...

Athlete of the Week: Justin Sharfenaker  10TV

When he's not on the court, Justin is a very focused student, earning a 3.79 cumulative GPA.

Here's where free summer meals are available for children in the Tri-State  WCPO

Summer can mean skipped meals for many living in poverty.

Columbus City Schools Pilots Food Truck to Boost Interest in School Lunch  columbusunderground

Columbus City Schools is tackling food insecurity with a novel approach: bringing food trucks to high schools. The pilot program kicked off this week, starting ...

New head coach spends spring break at Elgin  Marion Star

Newly named head football coach Derek Katris gets busy building relationships at Elgin High.

Free Eye Exams and Glasses Offered To Columbus Residents In Need  WOSU

Columbus residents in need can receive free eye exams and glasses this week through the eye insurance company VSP Global. Its program, Eyes of Hope, will.

Boys Volleyball: Sport aiming to gain inclusion from OHSAA  ThisWeek Community News

High fives have been a regular part of Justin Sharfenaker's life for almost as long as he can remember, but he's also gotten a few extra pats on the back this ...

Jurors: Columbus doctor, medical group owe $1.8 million in surgery death  Columbus Dispatch

A Franklin County jury has issued a $1.8 million verdict against a Columbus physician and his medical group in the death of a 30-year-old man following surgery ...

Thunder giving players second chance  ThisWeekNews

Jayy Davis is doing the best he can to take advantage of what he views as a second chance at football.

Updated: Where kids in Stark County can get free food  Canton Repository

Children throughout Stark County can eat breakfast and lunch for free this summer. The Ohio Department of Education once again is sponsoring the Summer ...

Cuas passion for arts helps lead to award  ThisWeekNews

Marcella Cua considers herself fortunate for having found her niche in life.

Duke-bound Gary Trent Jr. has been schooled by his father on and off the court  The Undefeated

Gary Trent Sr. recalls the clock on his mother's Cadillac reading 3:17 a.m. when she dropped him off on his first day of work. The former NBA power forward ...

Wedgewood apartment residents getting involved to change community

An apartment community is making a positive change against violence in their apartment complex despite the negative views from outsiders.

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