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Akron High School is home to just over 100 students, but you would be hard pressed to find a school this size with the types of facilities you'll find on its campus.

All veterans invited to Akron School's Veterans Day Program  Akron News-reporter

Make your plans to honor our veterans at the Akron School's annual Veterans Day program Monday, November 12. The school would like to treat all veterans ...

Brush takes second at Akron wrestling tournament  Fort Morgan Times

The Brush Beetdiggers took second at the Akron wrestling tournament held Saturday at Akron High School, according to Brush High School head coach ...

Police arrest six students after fight at East High School  News 5 Cleveland

A fight broke out at an Akron high school on Wednesday.

Rams perform well at District FBLA Conference  Akron News-reporter

The Akron High School FBLA was well-represented at the Colorado FBLA District III Leadership Conference, held last Wednesday at Northeastern Junior ...

Photos: Photos: Akron's first skyscraper through the years  Akron Beacon Journal

Huntington Bancorp confirmed Wednesday it is looking to sell the landmark downtown Akron tower that it acquired with its purchase of FirstMerit Bank.

Three AHS seniors named Boettcher semifinalists  Akron News-reporter

Three seniors at Akron High School have recently been notified they have been named semifinalists for the 2019 Boettcher Scholarship.

Akron school sued over alleged sexual battery  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland -

A former Firestone high school student filed a lawsuit against the district, board of education, school officials and her former basketball coach for damages that ...

Hoyer returns home as keynote Veterans Day speaker  Akron News-reporter

Mr. Tracy Samber introduced the guest speaker, Major Brodie Hoyer, at the annual Veterans Day program Monday.

Obituary: Rose Mary Vasquez Carl  Brush News-Tribune

Rose Mary Vasquez Carl passed away at home, surrounded by her loving family, on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, at the age of 58, after an 8-month long battle with ...

AHS elects Student Council officers  Akron News-reporter

The Akron High School Student Council is set. Students running for office were allowed to make their campaign speech to fellow high school students as to why ...

Huntington Tower, Akrons tallest building, for sale  Akron Beacon Journal

Akron's tallest building is for sale.Nick Browning, Huntington regional president for the Akron region, which includes Summit, Portage and Medina counties, ...

AHS Knowledge Bowl team qualifies for State competition  Akron News-reporter

Akron High School's Knowledge Bowl team recently attended the Region 7 Knowledge Bowl competition, held February 5 at Valley High School in Gilcrest.

Akron's Sundling lands Tattered Cover signing.  Akron News-reporter

One of Akron's own landed a book signing at the Tattered Cover on Wednesday, June 14. Kent Sundling has had a very successful career, with the newest book ...

Former Akron high school basketball coach arrested for having sexual relationship with student  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland -

A former Akron high school basketball coach has been arrested for having a sexual relationship with a female student during the 2015-2016 school year.

Y-W Electric Association, Inc. 2018 Annual Meeting a success  Akron News-reporter

Y-W Electric Association, Inc. held the 2018 Annual Meeting of Members last Thursday, March 15. Registration began at 5:30 p.

Akron Rams football player goes from death's doorsteps to seeing team make championship game  Fort Morgan Times

Bridger Reese, a senior at Akron High School was planning on leading his team back to the Colorado Eight-Man State Championship football game again this ...

Staff Sergeant Jon Hart  Akron News-reporter

For Staff Sergeant Jon Hart, the military turned out to be so much more than he ever could had imagined.

Students take on ocean cleanup in robotics challenge  Journal Advocate

The intensity was high as area high school, junior high and elementary students battled it out Saturday at the third annual Golden Plains BEST (Boosting ...

Akron high school students heading to DC to march for bill to address gun issues  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland -

Two Akron teens will be making their way to Washington D.C. in the early hours of Saturday morning to be apart of a massive march concerning a topic that has ...

New faculty join Northeastern Junior College  Journal Advocate

The new school year brings a number of changes at Northeastern Junior College, including these five new faces: Dalia Alexander is the new assistant director of ...

Wilson, Akron fans step up to aid Mahar  Niagara Gazette

Ben Mahar, a linebacker for the Wilson Lakemen, came over to his coach with about five minutes left in the first half in Friday night's Class C North game against.

William P. O'Connor | Obituaries |  Sioux City Journal

William "Bill" Patrick O'Connor, 69, of Vermillion, was called by the Lord Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019.

Akron student arrested after gun found in locker  News 5 Cleveland

A 15-year-old boy is facing charges after authorities found a loaded handgun in his locker at an Akron high school.

Buffalo's Best Soup: Danny's - News 4

(WIVB) - The votes are in and Danny's Restaurant was your choice for Buffalo's Best Soup. With more than 120 different varieties, it's not hard to see why.

Akron Public Schools Announces Major New Collaborations and Partnerships  WKSU News

The philanthropic arm of the Ford Motor Co . is designating Akron Public Schools as a 'Next Generation Learning Community' and will financially help with.

Daryl Siebens  Sioux City Journal

Sioux City, formerly Akron, Iowa. Daryl Siebens, 81, of Sioux City, formerly Akron, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018, at his home. *Service* will be 11 ...

Robert and Jerrine Nordgren  Sioux City Journal

Robert O. "Red" Nordgren, 92, and Jerrine E. Nordgren 92, of Sioux City, passed away at Countryside Nursing Home in Sioux City. Jerrine passed away Sunday ...

Cuomo slams the brakes on toll payer protection law - News 4

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has vetoed a measure that would have protected New York drivers from unwarranted penalties and fines along the state's toll roads, ...

Janice 'JJ' Gifford | Obituaries |  Sioux City Journal

McCook Lake, S.D.. Janice "JJ" (Jans) Gifford, 67, of McCook Lake, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at a local hospital. A celebration of life *service* will be ...

Akron Ohio News - Mural livens Downtown Akron  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio More than 400 cans of spray paint were used to create an unmistakable piece of public art in the Downtown Akron Arts...

Akron takes ownership of Rubber Bowl in preparation for demolition

On Monday, Akron City Council approved a measure to transfer title for the Rubber Bowl from the Summit County Land Bank to the city, so it can move forward in ...

Dick 'The Destroyer' Beyer: A lifetime of masks and memories  Charleston Post Courier

There was a time, long before sports entertainment and the WWE Universe, when men who wore masks spread terror and wreaked havoc throughout the ...

Weld County Tributes for April 5  Greeley Tribune

Robert “Bob” BrighiNov. 7, 1967-March 25, 2018Age: 50Residence: EvansRobert Louis “Bob” Brighi, died March 25, 2018, in Evans at the age of 50. He was ...

High school principal remembers Officer Lehner  WKBW-TV

Joe Lucenti has been Principal of Akron High School, Officer Craig Lehner's alma mater, for twenty one years. "Believe it or not, Craig and I have a little in ...

Weld County Tributes for March 28  Greeley Tribune

Timothy LindSept. 14, 1952-March 26, 2018Age: 65Residence: EatonTimothy Paul Lind, 65, of Eaton passed away March 26, 2018, at Pathways Hospice in ...

Co-owners of Eastern Hills Mall select architecture firm for redevelopment project - News 4

The master planning phase will take nearly all of 2019, a press release from Uniland said Thursday.

Former high school girls basketball coach, 28, charged with sexual battery of female player, 16  Daily Mail

Jessica Saffold, 28, has been charged with sexual battery of a female player, 16, whom she allegedly had a relationship with while she was the girls basketball ...

Sidney Merrill wins 2013 girls Steinmark Award  Journal-Advocate

AKRON — "Wow! This is kind of a shock. It's going to take me a little time to settle in." Those were the first words responded by Akron's Sidney Merrill when she ...

LeBron James wife: Who is Savannah James - Will she be at Lakers game tonight?  Express

LEBRON James and his wife Savannah Brinson first met while at rival Ohio high schools and they have been together ever since but who is Savannah?

Akron teenager dies in weekend car crash, community is now mourning his death  WKBW-TV

A teenager in Akron is dead following a car crash over the weekend, and now people in the community have placed a small memorial to Johnny Fiebelkorn on ...

Brady Baer of Akron sets Colorado mark for career points in boys hoops  Denver Post

PUEBLO — With a 3-point jumper from the left side with 1:55 remaining in the third quarter of a Class 2A quarterfinal game Thursday afternoon at Massari Arena, ...

Intensity leads to blowout win for Brush girls  Fort Morgan Times

AKRON — Nine different players scored for the Brush Beetdiggers in a lopsided 62-24 win over the Akron Rams in the season opener on Thursday.

Binder wins Nell Propst Northeast Colorado Local History Contest  Journal Advocate

STERLING — Winners of the annual Nell Prost Northeast Colorado Local History Contest were recognized at a special awards luncheon Tuesday, ...

Perfect ending: Akron strikes gold  Pueblo Chieftain

The old adage in sports is that it's difficult to beat the same team twice in one season. But four times? The Akron High School girls basketball team was faced ...

Holyoke schools welcome 8 to teaching staff this year  Holyoke Enterprise

With the 2017 school year starting Aug. 17, Holyoke schools have welcomed seven new teachers and an elementary school counselor on board.

LeBron James, the GOAT, graces the ‘NBA 2K19’ Anniversary Edition cover  Digital Trends

To celebrate 20 years of the NBA 2K series, 2K Sports will release a special 20th Anniversary Edition of NBA 2K19 with Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron ...

Akron students leave their mark on the city by painting the Mill Street Bridge underpass  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland -

Students from the University of Akron's Bomb Brigade and Arts LIFT programs painted the Mill Street Bridge underpass. The mural will greet visitors at the Mill ...

Find your Colorado school's 2016 PARCC English and math results  Chalkbeat Colorado

The green bars represent the number of students who scored at or above the state's benchmark for college or career readiness.

Dotting the ‘Eyes: Jaden McKenzie rumblings, new 2020 offers extended  Lettermen Row

Ohio State may be getting closer to landing its defensive tackle for the Class of 2019 and the Buckeyes extend a host of new offers.

Savannah James launches 'Where I'm From' T-shirt collection to benefit Women of Our Future mentoring program

Savannah James is launching a T-shirt collection in Northeast Ohio, with 100 percent of the proceeds benefiting James' Women of Our Future mentoring ...

Sterling High School boys basketball cruises to road win over Strasburg  Journal Advocate

The No. 1-ranked Sterling Tigers boys basketball team improved to 9-0 this season with a 69-28 win over the Strasburg Indians Friday.

Barker waters run deep | Local Sports  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

BARKER — Dominating a high school winter sport that demands depth is never easy for one of the Niagara-Orleans League's smallest schools.

Peetz High School girls basketball team drops 2  Journal Advocate

The Peetz Lady Bulldogs basketball team fell in two games over the weekend. They were defeated 59-9 by the Briggsdale Falcons at home on Friday and 47-13 ...

44 Sterling High School students compete at NJC Math and Science Contest  Journal Advocate

On Thursday, April 6, 44 Sterling High School (SHS) students participated in the annual Math and Science Competition held at Northeastern Junior College ...

Karen Lynn Dillinger - South Platte Sentinel  South Platte Sentinel

Karen Lynn Dillinger passed away Aug. 1, 2017, in Sterling, Colo. Karen was born June 6, 1958 in Akron, Colo., to Melvin and Bettie Sampson. Karen grew up ...

Wiggins Tigers hungry to break through on baseball field  Fort Morgan Times

AKRON -- Entering Tuesday's games at Akron High School, the Rams were ranked No. 9 in the CHSAA 2A polls. That ranking did not faze the Wiggins Tigers as ...

FBLA, HOSA students learn, leadership, networking skills  Journal Advocate

Area Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) and HOSA students were able to develop their leadership, communication and financial skills at the FBLA Fall ...

Thomas Walsh wins 2018 Porter Cup  WIVB-TV News 4

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - North Carolina native Thomas Walsh won the 2018 Porter Cup, firing a final round of 68 to finish at 11-under par over the four day event ...

Kortni Lewis and Jared Lambertson  Brush News-Tribune

Kyle and Patti Lewis of Fort Morgan announce the engagement of their daughter, Kortni Lewis, to Jared Lambertson, both of Brush, son of Don and Jeannie ...

LHS music students hit successive high notes in 2016-17  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

The 2016-2017 academic year was a very successful one for the Lockport High School choral and instrumental department, says director Rob Pacillo.

National FFA officer candidate shares experience  Journal Advocate

Area agriculture students had a chance to learn about leadership, careers and ag education opportunities Thursday.

National officer addresses FFA opportunities - South Platte Sentinel  South Platte Sentinel

By Call Jones. District FFA officers welcome students to the District 16 FFA Leadership Conference Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, at Northeastern Junior College.

SERVING HER COUNTRY: Air Force offered opportunities for former farm girl  Sioux City Journal

AKRON, Iowa | As a teenager, Lynette Kiger dreamt of the day she could explore the world beyond her family's farm near Akron, a quaint Northwest Iowa ...

Tributes for March 2  Greeley Tribune

Theodore Edward Backstrom Dec. 1, 1935-Feb. 11, 2014 Age: 78 Residence: Platteville, Colo. Loving husband and wonderful father, Theodore Edward ...

Last Chance fire 100 percent contained; 45000 acres burnt in Washington County  Fort Morgan Times

Updated at 2:28 p.m. Tuesday At least 45000 acres were consumed by a large prairie fire burning in southwestern Washington County north of the junction of ...

Liberty, Prairie students win historical essay contest - South Platte Sentinel  South Platte Sentinel

By Callie Jones News editor. The Nell Propst Historical Art and Essay Contest had its biggest year yet this year, with 22 art entries and 25 essay entries. Winners ...

Colorado wildfire: Last Chance Fire 100 percent contained  Denver Post

The Last Chance Fire burning in rural Washington County is 100 percent contained, fire officials reported Tuesday morning. A spokesperson for the Colorado ...

Rosters for Exceptional Seniors soccer game announced  Buffalo News

For most Section VI high school boys programs, the soccer season is barely in the rear-view mirror. The reality that their grade-school careers are over has ...

New ownership for salon, spa  Journal-Advocate

Perfectly Polished Day Lounge, 115 S. Third St. in Sterling, changed ownership Oct. 1, when new owner Maica Gardner purchased the business from Tina ...

Why some celebrate Indigenous People’s Day instead of Columbus Day

Instead of celebrating Christopher Columbus, some cities are honoring the people he encountered in the New World and their descendants.

Historic MSG victory was Taylor made | Local Sports  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

It was a year of hope in local sports, whether it was on the professional level or a high school cross country team.

Buffalo boxer overcomes odds, gets his shot with Vegas-based Mayweather Promotions

Superstar boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. added Buffalo boxer Lionell Thompson to his “Money Team,” making Thompson the first boxer from western New York to ...

Fence contractor to ‘pay it forward' for firefighter's widow

An Amherst fence company seems to be breaking its promise to pay back a firefighter's widow and other dissatisfied customers, as the company struggles to ...

Allen Greene to leave UB, join Auburn as Athletic Director

Allen Greene first joined the Bulls executive staff in 2012.

A Hall of Fame on ice | Local Sports  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

The contributions of 15 former Lockport-area hockey greats were celebrated with their induction into the Howell Motors Ford Hockey Hall of Fame's inaugural ...

30 Celebrities Posing With Tattoos of Themselves

Athletes, actors, and musicians take the time to appreciate the tattoos that their fans have gotten in their honor.

Donald W. Huygens | Obituaries for Mason City and North Iowa  Mason City Globe Gazette

MASON CITY | Donald W. Huygens, 79, of Mason City, died Monday, March 10, 2014, at the Muse-Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit.

Reaching new heights | Sports |  Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

It was an historic volleyball first for a city with an historic volleyball past.

Australia's Matthew Dellavedova turns an MVP into Curry puff in Game 2 of NBA Finals  The Straits Times

Move over Mad Max. Here comes Mad Matt. American sports pundits obviously angered Cleveland Cavaliers Australian point guard Matthew Dellavedova prior ...

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