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Columbus Marion-Franklin survives taut tilt with Columbus Briggs  Richland Source

It wasn't exactly Lewis & Clark in uncharted territory, but Columbus Marion-Franklin had to survive its share of thorns while shedding Columbus Briggs 41-32 ...

Storm warning: Columbus Eastmoor leaves whiplash on Columbus Briggs  Richland Source

Columbus Eastmoor turned James Bond and used its license to kill all threats in eliminating Columbus Briggs 76-56 in an Ohio boys basketball matchup on ...

Columbus Walnut Ridge rides to cruise control win over Columbus Briggs  Ashland Source

Columbus Walnut Ridge played the role of Thor, dropping its hammer on Columbus Briggs during a 100-21 beating on January 25 in Ohio girls high school ...

Police: Briggs High School student found with firearm in backpack  10TV

A Briggs High School student was found with a gun in the school Tuesday and will be facing charges, according to Columbus Police.

Storm warning: Columbus Eastmoor unleashes full fury on Columbus Briggs  Richland Source

Columbus Eastmoor's all-around dominance took the form of a rollercoaster and rolled downhill on Columbus Briggs during a 104-10 blowout in an Ohio girls ...

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

FRANKLIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio - A teenager is dead and three other teens are in critical condition after a crash in Franklin Township on Thursday. The Franklin ...

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 ...

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

Those near Briggs High School on the southwest side say the area can be dangerous. Get details.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Too close for comfort, Columbus Africentric Early College strains past Columbus Briggs  Richland Source

Columbus Africentric Early College's grip wasn't secure until the clock expired, but when that happened it had a 56-51 win at Columbus Africentric Early College ...

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 ...

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.

Zink returning to City League at Briggs  ThisWeekNews

Sean Zink was named the new football coach at Briggs High School on Jan. 5.

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 ...

CCS facilities plan could close some district schools

The average Columbus City School is more than 60 years old. District administration and the school board are working to modernize many of these aging ...

Students go to Columbus City Council to ask for safe sidewalks

A group of Columbus students went to City Council Monday to ask for safe sidewalks near their schools.

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?

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.

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 ...

Parents concerned some Columbus City Schools buildings may close as city looks to modernize

Columbus City Schools held the first of four community dialogues to get input on how the district maintains, renovates or replaces school buildings.

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.

Malone University Teacher of the Month: Derrick Showell Jr., Alliance City Schools  Canton Repository

Name: Derrick Showell Jr. School: Success Academy. Residence: Canton. Age: 27. High school alma mater: Briggs High School, Columbus. College: Walsh ...

School administrators who have been subpoenaed  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 ...

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.

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, ...

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 Columbus students pursue education in building trades  Columbus Dispatch

While many college graduates are having difficulty finding jobs in their fields and paying off college loans, these Columbus City Schools juniors and seniors are ...

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 ...

New head coach spends spring break at Elgin  Marion Star

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

Cuas passion for arts helps lead to award

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

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 ...

Burroughs caring not limited by classroom  ThisWeekNews

Avondale Elementary School teacher Buffy Burroughs would wrap her arms around her entire class of giggling, squirming and chattering first-graders all at once, ...

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.

Mizer earns high marks as an educator  ThisWeekNews

When Julie Mizer arrived in Hilliard as a student teacher in 1998, she soon learned the city school district was a place she never wants to leave.

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

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.

Columbus Police Kick Off Community Forums To Strengthen Community Bonds  10TV

Residents on the eastside of Columbus had the chance to share their concerns and suggestions with police chief Kim Jacobs Monday night.

Teenager Overcomes Medical Challenges To Attend Prom  10TV

The girl's story has even been mentioned by People and Seventeen magazines.

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 ...

Recovering from Ohio State Fair accident, teen learns boyfriend died  Athens Messenger

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