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In appreciation of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the GOAT of his own echelon

...that James fulfilled his prophecy as Sports Illustrated's "Chosen One" from his junior year of high school. He walked into the NBA as one of its best players, stacked MVPs and championship rings on top of...

WHIO 1290 AM/95.7 FM
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Shaker Heights parents file complaint after 6-year-old accused of bringing ammunition to school

...2023-02-08 08:48:23-05 SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio — The family of a Shaker Heights first grader believes her school did not act properly when they accused the 6-year-old of bringing ammunition to school. Now they’re...

Cleveland WEWS-TV
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Biden SOTU budget comments lead to boos from Republican lawmakers

...still facing coming out of this pandemic," she said. "The fact that Democrats are against things like school choice, common sense proposals that Republicans are putting forward saying 'We should give our kids...

WTTE Fox 28 Columbus
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23 Baltimore schools have zero students proficient in math, state test results reveal

...PAPST | WBFF Staff Wednesday, February 8th 2023 FILE - Desks are arranged in a classroom at an elementary school in Nesquehoning, Pa., March 11, 2021. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File) BALTIMORE (WBFF) — Baltimore...

WTTE Fox 28 Columbus
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Biden SOTU budget comments lead to boos from Republican lawmakers

...still facing coming out of this pandemic," she said. "The fact that Democrats are against things like school choice, common sense proposals that Republicans are putting forward saying 'We should give our kids...

WNWO NBC-24 Toledo
Published 2 hours ago

23 Baltimore schools have zero students proficient in math, state test results reveal

...PAPST | WBFF Staff Wednesday, February 8th 2023 FILE - Desks are arranged in a classroom at an elementary school in Nesquehoning, Pa., March 11, 2021. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File) BALTIMORE (WBFF) — Baltimore...

WNWO NBC-24 Toledo
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Ohio public schools under attack as lack of accountability allows Nazi homeschooling scandal

Public education is in the crosshairs of book-banning, speech-censoring bullies, and private school zealots draining public school dollars. Missing in the DeSantis shuffle and campaigns to privatize education...

Athens Messenger
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JUST IN: NFL to honor Air Force doctor who helped save Damar Hamlin’s life

Dr. Valerie Sams is assigned to the U.S. Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine and AFRL The National Football League Thursday will honor the Air Force trauma surgeon who helped save the life of Buffalo...

Dayton Daily News
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Springfield native buys Dayton Sports Complex real estate for $1.6M

...multi purpose floor area, a tennis court and other features. Ridenour, a 1991 Kenton Ridge High School graduate, has worked as a soccer coach for Ohio Northern University and today is the men’s soccer...

Dayton Daily News
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Local Briefs

...419-354-3989 or email: [email protected] or [email protected] The church is located at 875 Haskins Road. BG school board holds special meeting The Bowling Green Board of Education will hold a special executive session...

Bowling Green Sentinel Tribune
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Should BGSU give Scot Loeffler a contract extension?

...connections in Ohio. His strong connections and pipeline were in Texas, where he was a longtime high school coach and an assistant coach at Texas Tech. At the time Jinks was hired by BG, he only had three...

Bowling Green BG News
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LeBron’s off-court legacy complements his basketball success

...she added, "is what makes LeBron a great person.” James, who entered the NBA straight after high school in 2003, planned early on to use his talents, fame — and, yes, his growing financial resources — to...

Journal-News.com
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Virginia Senate Democrats vote to reject 3 appointees of GOP Gov. Glenn Youngkin

...that sued over a controversial new admissions policy at the highly selective Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Fairfax County. Newman defended Dutta as a successful woman of color...

WFIN 1330 (Findlay)
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Lakota board member compares district’s mental health support to Salem witch trials

...struggled with mental health as well as many of my friends, so it’s a big thing. When you are in a school district, especially the size of Lakota, it’s easy to kind of get pushed to the side.” The district...

Journal-News.com
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BRAVE about situationships

...view it as a stage all by itself. Some people use the term unironically (like a girl from my high school), some people think the phrase is a joke (like one guy from my research class). All of this to say,...

Cincinnati Xavier Newswire
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Open enrollment set

...compliance with Ohio Revised Code and district policy, the Board of Education of Crestview Local Schools will permit open enrollment of students from any Ohio district through Open Enrollment for the 2023-2024...

Van Wert Times Bulletin
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Vantage hosts over 850 sophomores

...STNA, dental and phlebotomy. (Photo submitted) VAN WERT — Over 850 sophomores from 13 associate school districts experienced what Vantage student-life and opportunities are like at the annual “Sophomore...

Van Wert Times Bulletin
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Canton South successfully writes final chapter to 57 years of boys basketball at Fairless gym

The Fairless boys basketball team played its final game at its old high school gymnasium Tuesday night. Poochie Snyder scored 11 second-half points to help Canton South rally to the win. Fairless invited...

Massillon Independent
Published 2 hours ago

Roundup: Xzander Ream breaks Zane Trace's single-game scoring record

...previous record, held by Dave Hammond, was set in 1971 and stood until Ream shook Zane Trace High School on Tuesday night. With the win, the Pioneers have clinched the Scioto Valley Conference championship...

Chillicothe Gazette
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Wed. 8:44 a.m.: Biden speech takeaways: More conciliation than conflict

...increasingly claim to represent blue-collar workers. “No billionaire should pay a lower tax rate than a school teacher or a firefighter,” Biden said in one of the bigger applause lines of his speech. The president...

Warren Tribune Chronicle
Published 2 hours ago