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How Dayton region can stop record increase in teen suicides  Dayton Daily News

More screening of teens for mental health and suicidal thoughts is needed, as well as more training on risk factors and warning signs of teen suicide.



Oakwood success stories: Student plays Carnegie Hall, academic team wins nationals  Dayton Daily News

Two examples of Oakwood's academic excellence were on display recently.



Archdeacon: Honoring ‘The Mother of Dayton Basketball’  Dayton Daily News

It was the end of World War II and Elizabeth “Libby” Porter was a beautiful Red Cross volunteer who happened to be at a function at a North Carolina country ...



May Election: Oakwood Schools seeks 2-part tax for costs, building upgrades  Dayton Daily News

The two-part tax will be a single vote on the May 7 ballot, paying for personnel and other operating costs, plus $18 million in facility upgrades.



Troy BOE to seek levy renewal  Piqua Daily Call

TROY — Troy City Schools Board of Education approved the first step to seek a renewal of its existing five year, 5.9-mills property tax levy for the.



Oakwood High School team recognized by Ohio Gov. DeWine  Dayton Daily News

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine recognized the Oakwood High School's Academic Decathlon team Monday in Columbus for earning their eighth consecutive ...



Oakwood investigating threat to high school  Dayton Daily News

Oakwood High School investigating threat to the school that prompted call to parents.



Oakwood proposals range from fixes to new schools, but both are costly  Dayton Daily News

Oakwood school officials presented seven school facility options to residents Wednesday, ranging from a comprehensive renovation of all existing facilities at ...



Eleven Dayton-area high schools among 100 best in Ohio  Dayton Business Journal

The Dayton region possesses a strong backbone of education from elementary schools to universities. It's also true when it comes to public high schools, ...



Oakwood students launching movement to support women  FOX 45 NOW

OAKWOOD, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) - Oakwood High School students are launching a movement to support women in the Miami Valley. Femme Aid Collaborative ...



An Oakwood wrestling legend is remembered after his forerunning title and tragic end  Dayton Daily News

Dan Howell became Dayton's first Ohio state high school wrestling champion in 1973.



Oakwood weighs school renovations; residents urge restraint  Dayton Daily News

Speakers at a town hall meeting Monday questioned the need for costly major renovations. More public sessions are planned.



School awards trigger celebrations, criticism of standards  Dayton Daily News

Dozens of local schools last week received honors tied to the state report card — for getting all A's, showing academic growth or grading well while serving ...



Oakwood grad wins Flying Pig Marathon — again  Dayton Daily News

Oakwood grad also won Flying Pig Marathon in 2017.



Oakwood teacher wins National Aviation Hall of Fame award  Dayton Daily News

The National Aviation Hall of Fame (NAHF) has selected Oakwood High School science teacher Heidi Edwards as the 2018 A. Scott Crossfield Educator of the ...



As state studies college credit plan, local student participation surges  Dayton Daily News

As state officials study the effectiveness of College Credit Plus, the number of local high school students earning free college credit through the program ...



High School Tennis: Senior, freshman team up for Oakwood boys  Dayton Daily News

It has come full circle for Oakwood High School senior Sam Lahmon.



Archdeacon: ‘What a great night’ -- Wright State walk-on from Oakwood’s first college game a  Dayton Daily News

Oakwood High School graduate thrills teammates at the end of 91-59 win over Northwestern Ohio.



Oakwood emails shed new light on Brock Turner aftermath  Dayton Daily News

Behind the scenes after the Brock Turner case, parents, faculty and alumni commented to the district — in emails obtained by the Dayton Daily News.



Dayton Students To Participate In National School Walkouts In Protest Of School Shootings  WYSO

Many students at Oakwood High School walked out of school March 14, one month after the Feb. 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School ...



South suburban parents need to look for substance abuse signs  Dayton Daily News

The schools of the South Suburban Coalition held a presentation Tuesday night called “Trends in Teenage Substance Abuse” at Oakwood High School.



Election Highlights: Results from around the Dayton area  Dayton Daily News

There are about 50 issues and races on the ballot today and results were mixed for school levies across the region. Among the schools asking for an increase in ...



Local schools work to slow vaping among students  Dayton Daily News

Gov. Mike DeWine is looking to curb youth smoking and vaping, calling for Ohio to increase the purchase age for tobacco and vape products to 21. The move ...



Cross Country: Oakwood freshman ‘feeling it’ —wins varsity debut  Dayton Daily News

Much like the other 1,007 high school runners at the Bob Schul Invitational on Saturday, Oakwood High School freshman Grace Hartman was looking for a fast ...



Man known as ‘Mr. Oakwood’ dies  Dayton Daily News

Ebeling, 85, was a 1950 graduate of Oakwood High School and finished his college education at Ohio Wesleyan University. He was president of the student ...



Oakwood levy undecided for updated facilities | Dayton News  WHIO

Oakwood levy undecided for this year according to superintendent Kyle Ramey.



Governor Mike DeWine recognizes Oakwood High School's Decathlon team  WKEF ABC 22

OAKWOOD, Ohio (WRGT/WKEF) - Governor Mike DeWine congratulated the Oakwood High School's Academic Decathlon team for winning the Division III ...



Brown nominates 12 students from region for military academies  Dayton Daily News

Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-OH, nominated 12 students from the region to attend U.S. military *service* academies. This year, openings were available for Brown to ...



Brock Turner’s classmates describe Oakwood party culture  Dayton Daily News

In text messages to friends over several months in 2014, Brock Turner described taking acid and expressed interest in dabbling more deeply into drugs.



Academic team wins State again  Dayton Daily News

It was a grueling weekend of problems that included statistics and probability at John Carroll University in University Heights, Ohio, on March 11-12.



Six Oakwood soccer players punished for substance abuse  Dayton Daily News

Six Oakwood boys soccer players were disciplined for part of the season because of substance abuse violations, letters obtained by this news outlet sa.



Athlete of the Week: Alex Neff, Oakwood High School  Dayton Daily News

Name: Alex Neff School: Oakwood Grade: Senior Age: 18 Sports: Ba...



Fifth grader gets a new service dog thanks to “Pups for People” organization  WDTN.com

A group that's giving away puppies to people with disabilities is what's working in the Miami Valley. "Pups for People" is a group whose mission is to make life a ...



Oakwood students win 8th straight state title, aim for national crown  Dayton Daily News

Oakwood High School won the Division III state championship in Academic Decathlon for the eighth consecutive year on March 2-3 at John Carroll University ...



Ohio's 2019 top high schools, ranked by U.S. News & World Report  cleveland.com

U.S. News & World Report released annual high school rankings on Tuesday. Of the top 25 high schools in Ohio, Northeast Ohio had 8.



Montgomery County organization names new workforce director  Dayton Business Journal

A Montgomery County organization specializing in educational initiatives has added a new director to its roster. The Montgomery County Educational *Service* ...



Miami Valley Seniors Receive Energy Leadership Scholarships at the Ohio Youth Energy Celebration  Business Wire

As part of the Youth Energy Celebration, hosted by Ohio Energy Project (OEP), Dayton Power and Light (DP&L) and Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio (V.



Dayton-area high schools ranked on U.S. News Best Ohio High Schools  WDTN.com

High schools across the Miami Valley made the U.S. News Best Ohio High Schools list.



Oakwood students, community help pack over 30,000 meals for children  WHIO

Oakwood High School National Honor Society, Oakwood Junior High Student Council and members of the community gathered Saturday morning to pack over ...



37 Sinclair students earn degree before high school diploma  Dayton Daily News

Thirty-seven local high school students will be honored by Sinclair Community College tonight for earning an associate's degree before their high school ...



Area cities ranked some of Ohio’s most educated  Dayton Daily News

Ten of Ohio's 100 most educated cities are located in the Miami Valley, with Oakwood ranking the highest in the area at 12th, according to new U.S. Census data ...



Teenage crusaders set sights on bigger goal of collecting 1 million products to fight ‘period  dayton.com

Femme Aid Collaborative exceeded its goal to collect and distribute 100000 feminine hygiene products within 60 days of launch. The group founded by four ...



Hundreds of students walk out at schools across southwest Ohio, Statehouse  Dayton Daily News

Thousands of students across the nation walked out of class today to draw attention to school safety, gun control, and the victims of the Marjory Stoneman ...



Brock Turner learned about sexual assault too late – schools are trying to change that  McClatchy Washington Bureau

Brock Turner's case painfully proves a point educators and activists have been making with increasing urgency: We should start teaching about sexual consent ...



Handling death on social media  WHIO

Oakwood High School graduate Zachary Johnson was just 19 when he was found unresponsive in January in Oklahoma, where he was attending college.



Local students, politicians rally against gun violence  Dayton Daily News

Students and politicians rally outside Fraze Pavilion in Kettering in call for changes in gun laws. At least students attended to show opposition.



Wright State strike affects some high schoolers earning college credit  Dayton Daily News

The nearly three-week-old Wright State faculty strike has affected some local high school students who take College Credit Plus classes through WSU, while ...



Sam Auditore Announces Commitment to Washington University of St. Louis  SwimSwam

Fitter and Faster Swim Clinics is the proud sponsor of SwimSwam's College Recruiting Channel and all commitment news. For many, swimming in college is a ...



Oakwood students provide service dog for former Kettering wrestling star  WDTN.com

Pups for People picked Ahmad Doucet to receive a new emotional support dog.



Six Dayton high schools make ranking of Ohio's 100 best  Dayton Business Journal

There are a variety of ways to rank education, and it doesn't always have to do with just academics. As such, a new list of the 100 top public high schools in Ohio ...



Multiple crashes reported throughout the area  WHIO

Multiple crashes are being reported throughout the Miami Valley Thursday morning. Weather and wet roads have been confirmed as contributing factors in some ...



U.S. News ranks top Dayton-area high schools  Dayton Business Journal

In ranking schools, U.S. News relied on students' overall performance on state high school proficiency tests, disadvantaged students' performance on those tests ...



6 Dayton-area high schools rank among ‘Most Challenging’ in Ohio  Dayton Business Journal

It seems each week brings another ranking of high schools. And this week is no exception as the Washington Post unveils its “America's Most Challenging High ...



Shafor Park Tennis Court opening Oct. 26 in Oakwood  WHIO

The new Shafor Park Tennis Court Facility and parking lot will open for the public on Friday, Oct. 26.The city rebuilt the facility over the past six months.The new ...



Voters pass Oakwood school levy  Dayton Daily News

The Oakwood Schools levy passed with all precincts reporting. With all the votes counted, the levy passed 57.



Ex-Stanford swimmer used drugs, alcohol before college  Toledo Blade

SAN FRANCISCO — The former Stanford swimmer convicted of sexual assault on an unconscious woman failed to reveal his drug and alcohol use in a letter to .



Attorney tells judges Brock Turner practiced ‘sexual outercourse’  Dayton Daily News

Brock Turner's appellate attorney said the former Oakwood High School student never intended to sexually assault a woman at Stanford University in 2015, ...



Miami Valley Students Explore Energy at DP&L and Vectren Energy Fair  Business Wire

The Dayton Power and Light Company (DP&L), a subsidiary of The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES), and Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio (Vectren) , a Cente.



Oakwood to hold fall season sports event at Lane Stadium  Dayton Daily News

Oakwood High School will host their Fall season kick off event at Lane Stadium this year, according...



Oakwood park renovations begin April 30  WDTN.com

The City of Oakwood said Tuesday the Shafor Park Tennis Court Reconstruction Project will involve removal of the existing tennis courts and construction of a ...



Oakwood school district to offer school-sponsored lacrosse  WHIO

OAKWOOD — The Oakwood School District is adding girls high school and boys junior high lacrosse as school-sponsored sports in the 2017-18 school year.



Athlete of the Week: Lily Banke, Oakwood High School  Dayton Daily News

Name: Lily Banke School: Oakwood Grade: Junior Age: 16 Sport: So...



Oakwood names new superintendent  Dayton Daily News

The Oakwood Board of Education named Kyle Ramey its new superintendent on Tuesday, ending a five-month search.



Ohio's 100 top high schools ranked for 2017  cleveland.com

Rich Exner, cleveland.com. CLEVELAND, Ohio - Which high school is the best in Ohio? That's a complicated question in which a number of factors would have ...



Crowds Rally In Dayton And Cities Nationwide For Saturday March For Our Lives  WYSO

Emotional speeches and chants filled Courthouse Square Saturday for the Dayton March For Our Lives protest. People in other Ohio cities, including.



Washington-Centerville Public Library to offer tech classes in June  WHIO

The Washington-Centerville Public Library will be offering tech classes this summer.Classes are free and open to the public, but an advanced registration is ...



Oakwood judge defends Brock Turner letter | Dayton News  WHIO

Oakwood Municipal Court Judge Margaret Quinn says her Brock Turner letter is not a violation of judicial ethics.



‘2017 Best Public High Schools in Ohio’ list includes 12 in Dayton region  Dayton Business Journal

The feature comes from Niche, a website that provides reviews and insights on neighborhoods, colleges and K-12 schools.



Local grad opening boutique in former Weber Jewelers space  Dayton Daily News

Entrepreneur and local resident Lauren Murphy-Zahora is opening a new boutique in Kettering — and she wants to use it as an opportunity to show young girls ...



Brock Turner, ex-Stanford swimmer seeks new trial in sex assault case  WHIO

Brock Turner, an Oakwood High School and former decorated Stanford University swimmer files an appeal in his sexual assault case. He seeks a new trial.



Brock Turner's hometown in Ohio reacts to sexual assault sentence  KGO-TV

While the nation grapples with whether Brock Turner's sentence for the sexual assault at Stanford was strong enough, one small town in Ohio is left wondering ...



School safety panel agrees on counselors, splits on armed officers  Dayton Daily News

Panelists at a school safety forum Monday largely agreed about the need for more counseling and mental health services for at-risk students, but disagreed ...



Drive Electric Dayton to host ride and drive event  Dayton Daily News

So you've been thinking about an electric car. You see more and more of them on the road, but you know nothing about them. No worries – Drive Electric Dayton ...



Proposed Oakwood stadium highlights popularity of turf  Dayton Daily News

The multimillion-dollar, privately-funded athletic facility proposed in Oakwood highlights the growing use of artificial turf in high school sports.



Sycamore Lady Aves make improbable run to state lacrosse semifinal but fall short  Cincinnati.com

The Sycamore girls lacrosse team made it to the Division I state semifinal despite a losing record.



Area builder stays creative  Dayton Daily News

He serves roles for higher-ed institutions. His grandfather began the family business in 1870.



Top 25 public high schools in Ohio as ranked by US News and World Report  cleveland.com

U.S. News and World Report released their "Best High Schools" rankings Tuesday. They're based on data that indicates "college readiness" including how ...



Oakwood grad to defend winning title this year at Flying Pig Marathon  Dayton Daily News

CINCINNATI — An Oakwood graduate will be back to defend his title at the Flying Pig Marathon this weekend. Jack Randall, an Oakwood High School graduate, ...



Coaches Recognized with OHSAA Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity Awards  Sunbury News

Recipients selected by coaches associations during 2017-18 school year COLUMBUS, Ohio – Throughout the 2017-18 school year, the coaches associations.



Dayton Raiders' Isabella All Announces Her Verbal Commitment to ASU  SwimSwam

Isabella All of Oakwood High School and Dayton Raiders has announced her verbal commitment to Arizona State University for 2018-19.



Private schools top public in average ACT, SAT scores  Dayton Daily News

Local private high school students averaged much higher ACT and SAT scores than their public school counterparts in 2012, according to our study of schools ...



Oakwood native part of PGA Tour win  Dayton Daily News

Brendon Todd was all smiles last Sunday when he won his first PGA Tour tournament and earned a check for $1242000.



E-retailer opening new shop in Kettering  Dayton Business Journal

An online retailer is opening its first brick-and-mortar shop in Kettering.



Rape charges dropped against ex-Stanford swimmer from Oakwood  WHIO

A preliminary hearing has begun for a now former Stanford University student and star swimmer from Oakwood charged with felony sex assault.



Brock Turner judge to be tossed out of office, early votes suggest  WHIO

California Judge Aaron Persky appeared likely Tuesday to be tossed out of office, as California voters in early returns lined up solidly against him, according to ...



BROCK TURNER LIVE UPDATES: Attorney tells judges Stanford University college student practiced 'sexual outercourse'  WSB Atlanta

Brock Turner's appellate attorney said he never intended to sexually assault a woman at Stanford University in 2015, arguing he was instead engaged in “sexual ...



UPDATE: Brock Turner headed back to court next month  Dayton Daily News

Brock Turner is appealing his sexual assault conviction.



63 area students named semifinalists for National Merit Scholarships  Dayton Daily News

EVANSTON, Ill. — More than 60 high school seniors from the Dayton area have qualified as semifinalists for the 56th annual National Merit Scholarship Program ...



Oakwood ex-Stanford student convicted in sex case |  WHIO

A California jury has convicted Brock Turner, of Oakwood, in a sex assault case on the Stanford campus in January 2015.



Flying Pig win ‘a dream’ for Oakwood grad  Dayton Daily News

By Shannon Russell Contributing Writer CINCINNATI — When five-time champion Sergio Reyes bowed...



$2.5 million stadium proposed in Oakwood | Dayton News  WHIO

The Oakwood boosters organization is proposing a multimillion-dollar athletic facility for the city school system.



10th annual Gathering of The Geezers is Aug. 18  Dayton Daily News

To submit your event for free, email Wheels at wheels@coxohio.com. Deadline is 10 days prior to desired date of publication or event. See full list, including ...



Quad squad milestone  Dayton Daily News

Dayton history was made 40 years ago today when the Deddens family of Oakwood welcomed the city's first quadruplets.



Scouting pinnacle reached: Eagle rank  Dayton Daily News

The Boy Scout Oath is based on a 1908 handbook by Lord Baden-Powell, a lieutenant-general in the British Army: “On my honor, I will do my best to do my duty ...



Prosecutor: Brock Turner ran from police during prior run-in with law  Dayton Daily News

Brock Turner ran from police during an incident two months before he sexually assaulted a woman at Stanford University.



Centerville: Brock Turner is not working for the city, golf course  Dayton Daily News

The Centerville work address given by Brock Turner on his sexual offender registration does not exist, and sheriff's deputies are investigating.



NEW DETAILS: 98 percent of state tests taken online  Dayton Daily News

Students in Kettering, Trotwood, Centerville and Tipp City are among those starting state testing in the coming week, as Ohio schools move into their third year ...



Oakwood—Tennis Club Incorporates Dayton History into a modern tennis facility  Dayton Daily News

Virginia Hollinger is a name revered by those who play tennis in the Miami Valley and thanks to an Oakwood tennis club her memory is kept alive.



Spartan Rowing Announces Nine Signees For 2017  Michigan State Athletics

April 28, 2017 East Lansing, Mich. - Michigan State rowing coach Matt Weise has announced that nine student-athletes will join the Spartan rowing program ...



(NLI Photos) Turner signs with Stanford Cardinal  SwimSwam

All-purpose stud Brock Turner sports his new school colors as he signs his NLI.



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