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4th of July celebrations around central Ohio  The Columbus Dispatch

Communities around central Ohio are celebrating Independence Day with parades, fireworks and festivals. All events are on July 4 unless otherwise noted.



Looking for Fourth of July fun? Check out our list of parades, concerts, picnics and other events in central Ohio  The Columbus Dispatch

The Doo Dah Parade, a Michael McDonald and Chaka Khan concert in Dublin and an old-time celebration at Ohio Village will highlight Independence Day ...



Columbus 11-year-old who suffered fatal aneurysm during baseball game gives gift of life  The Columbus Dispatch

From tragic loss comes the gift of life.John B. Mullins IV, an 11-year-old who gave so much on the baseball field, is giving even more to others, so they can laugh ...



Vigil honors 11-year-old Columbus boy who died following aneurysm at baseball game  10TV

A vigil Saturday honored the life of an 11-year-old boy who died during a baseball game last Sunday.



Everything to know about Red, White & Boom and other fireworks in central Ohio  The Columbus Dispatch

RED, WHITE & BOOM Where: Scioto Riverfront Downtown Time: activities begin at 10 a.m. Wednesday, with a parade at 5:30 p.m. and fireworks at 10 ...



Brave the Future: Whetstone High School applauded during student sneak peek  ThisWeek Community News

Dozens of families braved frigid temperatures Jan. 29 to attend the fifth annual Brave the Future at Whetstone High School. It was an opportunity for future ...



Hairspray themes not lost on Whetstone High School actors  ThisWeek Community News

In his 1988 film "Hairspray," John Waters took on issues of segregation, body shaming and beehive hairdos within the incongruous confines of a popular teen ...



Flags at Whetstone High School make every day a banner day  ThisWeek Community News

Students at Whetstone High School, particularly in recent years, can point to locations around the globe as the place where they or their parents came from. Now ...



Whetstone High School homecoming: Parade, festival to benefit more than Braves  ThisWeek Community News

Homecoming is a pretty big deal at high schools around the country. At Whetstone High School, homecoming is a really big deal where it has evolved to become ...



Christopher Ray brings new energy to Whetstone High School stage  ThisWeek Community News

Christopher Ray appeared in his first theatrical production when he was a middle schooler in his native West Chester. "I did it to impress a girl," he recalled, "and ...



Columbus school-closing plans: Whetstone High sits in floodplain, which might weigh in Centennials favor  Columbus Dispatch

Whetstone High School, there's a problem. The Columbus school district is floating competing plans to close either Whetstone or the neighboring high school to ...



Columbus school using famous musical to help students with life lessons  10TV

A musical set in the 1960s is being used as a way to break barriers of racism, sexism and body image issues for high school students. "There's a problem with ...



Watterson, Whetstone seniors prepare to turn tassels  ThisWeek Community News

It's officially graduation season, and over the next two weeks, more than 400 seniors at Clintonville high schools will toss their caps into the air. This weekend ...



Former Whetstone High student sentenced to time served in 5-year-old gun case  The Columbus Dispatch

In a five-year-old case that opened the door for more-aggressive searches of Ohio students, a Franklin County judge agreed on Thursday to drop a felony ...



Volunteers can help Whetstone put on best face  ThisWeek Community News

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Whetstone High School homecoming parade to salute band director  ThisWeek Community News

Josh Reynolds, who had the tough task of replacing legendary Whetstone High School band director Rick Burkart, is gratified that in only his fourth year he has ...



Nobody Showed Up To An Anti-Abortion Walkout In Columbus  WOSU

Wednesday's "Pro-Life Walkout" was supposed to be the anti-abortion answer to last month's "March For Our Lives." Rather than calling for gun regulations,



New design for Whetstone might allay flood-plain concerns  Columbus Dispatch

Columbus City Schools might be allowed to rebuild Whetstone High School after all. The Ohio School Facilities Commission now says that it might have been ...



Clintonville Community Band and Choir Holiday Concert  columbusunderground

Kick off the holiday season with the annual Clintonville Community Band and Choir Holiday Concert, held Sunday, Dec. 2, at 3 p.m. in Whetstone High School, ...



After hours: Columbus Police officers have variety of other jobs off-the-clock  The Columbus Dispatch

More than 140 Columbus police officers also have a second job or another source of outside income, a review of division records by The Dispatch shows.



Police: Attempted abduction at park by Whetstone High School  ABC6OnYourSide.com

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- Police are investigating an attempted abduction in the Whetstone neighborhood Tuesday afternoon.Officers were ...



Police: No injuries after CCS school bus crash in southeast Columbus  10TV

Columbus Police confirms 12 students were on board a Columbus City School bus when it collided with another vehicle Friday morning.



Whetstone director Christopher S. Ray gets feet wet with Scrooge  ThisWeek Community News

The first production overseen by Whetstone High School's new drama teacher will be an updated take on a nearly 200-year-old tale. The school's Academy of ...



Football: Jones replaces Poff as Whetstone coach - Sports  ThisWeek Community News

Don Poff has stepped down after six seasons as football coach at Whetstone High School and has been replaced by a longtime assistant coach with the ...



Dominion Middle School: Parents see positives in potential move  ThisWeek Community News

As Columbus City Schools officials work their way through the latest round of musical buildings, several Dominion Middle School parents say they tentatively are ...



Whetstone celebrates 50 years  Columbus Dispatch

Richard Burkart has seen "a great deal of change" since he attended Whetstone High School in the 1970s.



Columbus parking meters free Monday in observance of Veterans Day  The Columbus Dispatch

Motorists in Columbus can park free at city parking meters Monday in observance of Veteran's Day.Veteran's Day is Sunday but will be observed in Columbus ...



Hundreds of Columbus students participate in national walkout to promote safety  ABC6OnYourSide.com

Columbus City Schools held a variety activities Wednesday to promote safety as students locally and nationally are planning walkouts on the one-month ...



Crew SC | New season brings joy to fans  The Columbus Dispatch

At 11:51 p.m. on Oct. 16, 2017, Columbus resident Jon Lusch should have been asleep preparing to teach the next day at Whetstone High School when he ...



Big Walnut Winter Sports Schedules  Sunbury News

Sat. Jan. 5, TBA: Girls Varsity Gymnastics, Worthington Kilbourne HS Invitational, Away, Worthington Kilbourne High School, 1499 Hard Rd, Columbus OH ...



Whetstone Homecoming parade set for Friday night  ThisWeekNews

The ninth annual Whetstone High School homecoming parade will begin at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 25, before the Whetstone High School vs. East High School.



Ellen Theresa (Corbett) Wensink  Sandusky Register

Oct. 11, 1947–Jan. 7, 2019 Ellen Theresa (Corbett) Wensink, 71, residing in Monroeville, unexpectedly passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, in Cleveland ...



Brass band ushers in summer at Park of Roses concert  The Columbus Dispatch

From the hum of air conditioners to the aroma of outdoor grills, certain surefire signs announce that summer will soon be upon us. Equally indicative of the ...



Surge of young voters register for Ohio election  The Columbus Dispatch

More than 10000 young people who reside in Ohio's hotly contested 12th Congressional District have registered to vote just since mid-February. But will they ...



Ohio Supreme Court Upholds School Search of Unattended Student Backpack  Education Week

Ohio's highest court has upheld a warrantless school search of a high school student's unattended book bag, ruling that such searches are justified by schools' ...



High school robotics students build power wheelchair for 2-year-old  NBC4i.com

In need of a costly power wheelchair for their son, the parents of 2-year-old Cillian Jackson turned to an unlikely source. Teenagers.



To Stay in the City with Kids, Parents Band Together to Improve Columbus Schools  Columbus Monthly

City-dwelling parents are refusing to join the exodus of young families to suburban school districts, choosing instead to stay in the homes and neighborhoods ...



July 4th parades and fireworks: Everything you need to know  The Columbus Dispatch

We have the info on parades and celebrations in Gahanna, Dublin, Westerville, Delaware, Columbus, Pickerington, Lancaster and many more communities in ...



CCS helps former ECOT students with transition  ABC6OnYourSide.com

Saturday, nearly 100 former ECOT students found out where they would continue their education after ECOT's announcement it would cease operations.Former ...



The Open Gym Report: Columbus East and Columbus Whetstone  Land-Grant Holy Land

We took a look at two of the rising programs in the Columbus City League-North division on Tuesday. Check out our latest open gym report.



Independence Day celebrations, fireworks  The Columbus Dispatch

All events are July 4 unless otherwise noted.DELAWARE COUNTY•Delaware: Parade, 3 p.m., begins at Delaware County Fairgrounds, east on Pennsylvania to ...



Whetstone Roundup: Baseball team seeking another City championship  ThisWeek Community News

The Whetstone High School baseball team will try to reload and extend its unprecedented streak of City League championships this season. The Braves ...



Clintonville Go Public Has One Mission: Keep Students In Public Schools  WOSU

Want to see something cool?” Matt Hysell asks, popping his head into a classroom. He's marching down the hallway almost before I can answer.



Tributes | vindy.com — LAWRENCE 'LARRY' MARSH DAVIS  Youngstown Vindicator

Youngstown, Ohio | Tributes, In Memoriam, Deaths, Obituaries, for Warren, Austintown, Boardman, Canfield, Poland.



Whetstone: Frozen treats welcome freshmen  ThisWeek Community News

Dilly Bars by the dozens were handed out Aug. 16 to incoming Whetstone High School freshmen and their family members. The old-fashioned ice-cream social ...



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 ...



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 ...



Red White & Boom and July 4th: Everything you need to know  The Columbus Dispatch

Looking for parking, traffic and other information on Red White and Boom 2018? We've got you covered. Plus info on fireworks in Franklin, Union, Delaware, ...



Girls team to lean on intelligence  ThisWeekNews

First-year Whetstone High School girls basketball coach Rickie McClanahan is hoping his team's IQ on the court matches its GPA to help offset what he thinks ...



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 ...



Ohio Supreme Court rules backpack search that found bullets was constitutional  cleveland.com

The Ohio Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that searching a high school student's backpack did not violate a student's privacy rights. The search found bullets ...



Former Canfield tennis coach Larry Davis dies  Youngstown Vindicator

Staff report. CANFIELD. Larry Davis, Canfield High School's boys tennis coach for 37 seasons before retiring in 2014, died Saturday. He was 68. Davis taught ...



Prosecutors office had inkling of Columbus schools data scandal  The Columbus Dispatch

Four years before the public learned that Columbus City Schools administrators were routinely changing student records to make the schools and district look ...



Ginther sending daughter to private school, not Columbus City Schools  Columbus Dispatch

Columbus Mayor Andrew J. Ginther is sending his 6-year-old daughter to the Wellington School, an elite private academy in Upper Arlington, Columbus Monthly ...



Man injured in car-train crash in Hilliard is identified  Columbus Dispatch

Hilliard police said that they didn't know why a car driven by a 64-year-old man hit a train this morning just east of Hilliard Davidson High School. Police received ...



Forever Unknown -- featuring teens from Pickerington, Clintonville -- out to show alt rock lives  ThisWeek Community News

A band of teens from Pickerington and Clintonville -- inspired by rockers who made historic noise before they were born -- has sought to pick up the torch and ...



20 Columbus schools see ratings drop after data fixed  Columbus Dispatch

The state will lower the report-card ratings today for 20 Columbus schools that it found had cheated their way to better grades by omitting children who were ...



In Backpack Decision, Ohio Supreme Court Rules Against Student Privacy  WOSU

The Ohio Supreme Court has unanimously ruled that a student's constitutional rights weren't violated by a search of an unattended book bag that led to the.



Ohio Supreme Court: backpack searches fair game on school property  Dayton Daily News

In the interest of protecting children, school officials can search students' bags on school property without first obtaining warrants, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled ...



Theodore Decker: Mother wants someone to talk about her son's death  Columbus Dispatch

Sometimes, alone in her South Linden house, she presses a piece of her son's clothing to her nose and breathes in. Ernestine Beatty-Anderson keeps Michael's ...



Family of Columbus woman killed in hit-and-run releases statement  10TV

The family of a Columbus woman who was struck and killed while jogging in Westerville Monday morning released a statement Tuesday. In the statement, Linda ...



Blue Jackets fans can’t wait for start of 2nd round against Bruins  NBC4i.com

Columbus Blue Jackets fans spent part of Tuesday evening watching the Boston Bruins defeat the Toronto Maple Leafs, in the first round on the Stanley Cup ...



Students camp helps girls work through tough time  ThisWeek Community News

Girl drama -- it's, like, the worst, amirite? That's why two longtime friends -- Marisa Tayal, 14, of Clintonville and Edee Malley, 16, of Old North Columbus -- want ...



Columbus Backpack Search Pits School Safety Against Privacy Rights  WOSU

The Ohio Supreme Court hears arguments Wednesday over the constitutionality of a Columbus student's backpack search that authorities say led first to the.



Two extensions of Olentangy Trail in works, but plan to connect them tricky  The Columbus Dispatch

Metro Parks plans to begin work this year on a mile-long section of the Olentangy Trail in Delaware County. The Columbus Department of Recreation and Parks ...



Columbus Metropolitan Libraries, Tanger Outlets closed today due to snow storm  NBC4i.com

All of the Columbus Metropolitan Libraries are closed today due to the winter snow storm.



Columbus proposal would close 7 schools  Columbus Dispatch

Columbus City Schools administrators recommend closing seven schools this summer: Brookhaven and Independence high schools, a middle school and four ...



Wargelin — Reynolds Engagement  The Newark Advocate

Chester Township bridge and Utica groom to marry July 2016 and live in Columbus.



Online apparel brand gets new boss, pondering possible store  Columbus Business First

A familiar name now is leading a growing Columbus apparel company.



Candidate profile: Ginther grew up in atmosphere of service  Columbus Dispatch

Andrew J. Ginther's friends emptied out of the East Side gym on a cold December day as his newly formed campaign staff whispered attaboys and words of ...



Data-changing ex-principal who got bonus says he was forced out because of race  Columbus Dispatch

A Columbus principal who was forced out for manipulating data is claiming the school district targeted him for termination because he is black. Christopher ...



When tragedy strikes, Columbus schools scramble care teams  Columbus Dispatch

The hallways were quiet, except for footsteps and the echoes of distant crying. Thaddeus Jones headed to a section of the school library where small groups of ...



Complete list of central Ohio's 2016 Fourth of July events  Columbus Dispatch

All activities are on July 4th unless otherwise noted.



16-year-old saves brothers from North Side house fire  Columbus Dispatch

When she's asked what she did over Christmas break, 16-year-old Abbi Swank won't have a typical answer. The Whetstone High School junior is credited with ...



Former Coach Avoids Prison After Being Convicted Of Having Sexual Contact With Student  10TV

A former Whetstone High School assistant wrestling coach was sentenced to two years probation on Thursday after being convicted of having sexual contact ...



School official tied to Columbus data scandal resigns  Columbus Dispatch

Two top-level Columbus school administrators - one of whom has been implicated in the district's data scandal - have resigned.



Writer delves into infamous Graceland murder  ThisWeekNews

Christie Mullins, a 14-year-old sophomore-to-be at Whetstone High School, wasn't supposed to be at Graceland Shopping Center when she met her death Aug.



Prayers, hymns, community shared in firelight of Notre Dame  NBC4i.com

Some kneeled, some folded their hands to make silent entreaties. Others sang with their eyes focused on the sky that had gone from blue to yellow and orange, ...



Mentor-A-Buckeye Helps High Schoolers Aim For College And Beyond  WOSU

Even if high schoolers have the grades to get to college, they might not know how. That's where Mentor-A-Buckeye comes in. Three Ohio State students are.



Metro park hits mark with archery course, foam-animal targets  The Columbus Dispatch

Ollie Kramer aimed his compound bow, drew the bowstring and released, the arrow hitting his target. A stegosaurus. On a recent sunny Sunday afternoon, the ...



Who are the Scholar-Athlete Award winners?  The Columbus Dispatch

Introduced in May 1982, the Dispatch Motorists Insurance Group Scholar-Athlete Awards annually honor the best and brightest high school students in central ...



Many tied to Columbus schools data fraud already retired or resigned  Columbus Dispatch

Most of 14 Columbus schools employees who had ties to the student-data scandal slipped away quietly. They retired or resigned. The district said yesterday that ...



Mayor Ginther planning to invest millions to boost low-income neighborhoods  Columbus Business First

Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther will outline plans to invest tens of millions of dollars in some of the city's poorest neighborhoods in his first major policy speech ...



Son's baseball glove lost in Willoughby found by his mother in Florida after 40-plus years  News-Herald.com

August 29 is a day Julie Anne Lisi will never forget.



Student privacy before Ohio Supreme Court in backpack search case  Education Dive

A school security guard at Whetstone High School in Columbus, OH, found a gun in an 18-year-old's backpack in 2013, and the state's supreme court will next ...



Ex-jail worker indicted, accused of sex inside jail with inmate  The Columbus Dispatch

A civilian who worked at the Franklin County jail faces up to five years in prison after he was indicted Monday for sexual battery of an inmate. A grand jury ...



Girls soccer team starting to jell  ThisWeekNews

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Composer Ken McCaw names piece after idyllic spot in Hocking Hills  Columbus Dispatch

The sound of water rushing over rocks in the Hocking Hills gave composer Ken McCaw an idea. The Westerville resident had written a piece of orchestral music ...



Clintonville Rusty Bucket goes to voters with liquor options - Columbus Business First  Columbus Business First

Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern is still finding new sites in Central Ohio, but its next restaurant is going to need the backing of voters.



Boys squad hitting comfort zone  ThisWeekNews

The Whetstone High School boys basketball team continues to improve.



Weinland Park Rebuilds After Decades of Gang Violence  Columbus Monthly

The Short North Posse, a violent gang of drug dealers that has terrorized the North Side neighborhood of Weinland Park for 25 years, has left a scar on the ...



Finding Christie Mullins murderer-40 years too late  Columbus Monthly

It took 40 years to find Christie Mullins' killer. But the final verdict, and a police apology, didn't feel much like justice.



Storms, 50-mph-plus winds leave more without power  Columbus Dispatch

A line of severe storms, producing 50-mph-plus winds in some areas, raked central Ohio this evening, again causing power outages.



Coordinate 'passing the baton' with your team to reach the IT project finish line  TechRepublic

What do IT projects and track sprints have in common? Timing and team coordination are crucial. Follow these three principles during your day-to-day IT project ...



Court Points Out The Fourth Amendment Still Protects Public School Students From Illegal Searches  Techdirt

Students don't sacrifice their Constitutional rights when they walk through the school's door. Their protections are somewhat diminished but they don't evaporate ...



Football team needs win over Stars to finish .500  ThisWeekNews

The Whetstone High School football team will play host to Centennial in its season finale Friday, Oct. 30.



ABCs Of Policing: CPD Program Addresses Distrust Between Law Enforcement & Citizens  10TV

The Columbus Division of Police says it's trying to inspire trust and mutual respect by taking the time to talk and listen to teens. The ABC's of Policing is taking ...



Sky Broncos place fifth in national championship event | WMU News  WMU News

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Western Michigan University's famed precision flight team, the Sky Broncos, captured fifth place in the 2016 National Intercollegiate Flying ...



PHOTOS VIDEOS BIO of Danielle Cunningham from 16 and Pregnant  Starcasm.net

Tonight MTV's cameras will take us to Columbus, Ohio to meet Danielle Cunningham, her fiance Jamie Alderman and their son Jamie Paul, Jr. in the fourth ...



ICE Arrests Twice as Many Citizens as Illegal Immigrants, Trump to Launch Voter Fraud Commission, New Hampshire Gets Second Libertarian Party Rep: P.M. Links  Reason

Alex Milan Tracy/Sipa USA/Newscom Rumor has it that President Trump is considering former Republican Congressman and FBI agent Mike Rogers.



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