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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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

High-school football: Eastmoor dominates Briggs on both sides of ball  Columbus Dispatch

All signs suggested that Briggs would provide Eastmoor Academy's defense with its toughest challenge of the young season last night.

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?

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Options put schools on closing list - News  ThisWeekNews

Columbus City Schools officials expect thousands of people to attend meetings next week to weigh in on a massive rebuilding plan that calls for closing six ...

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 ...

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, ...

Unsung Hero: Columbus Clippers | RadiOhio Inc  The Fan

We had the top figures in Columbus sports name their organizations' unsung heroes. What follows is one in a series of four features on these underappreciated ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

New head coach spends spring break at Elgin  Marion Star

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

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 ...

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.

Another Columbus City School Official Tied To Data 'Scrubbing' Investigation Leaving Job  10TV

The latest official to announce his retirement was an assistant principal at a school where grades were allegedly changed.

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, ...

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.

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.

Community Forums On Policing Begin In Columbus  WCBE 90.5 FM

Columbus officials today begin a series of community meetings to hear public input about policing. The police division says tonight's meeting takes place.

Teenager Overcomes Medical Challenges To Attend Prom  10TV

For most teenagers, prom night is a special rite of passage. But for a young woman from Galloway, it was a rare chance just to be like everyone else and now her ...

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.

Syracuse basketball recruiting: A look at Matthew Moyer and Gahanna Lincoln

Matthew Moyer, a Class of 2016 commit, still has two years to develop but it's worth tracking his progression this season.

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 ...

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