| Mar 21, 2013
| 2:21 AM
There will be little doubt of the Petoskey Middle School wrestling team’s toughness come next season.
Braving blistering cold temperatures, blowing snow and icy sidewalks, members of the Petoskey Middle School wrestling team teamed up with Brother...
| Feb 13, 2013
Loner newcomer captivates resident misfit. Their chemistry crackles, but there’s something a little ... different ... about one of them. Put away your silver daggers--you haven’t caught the rebirth of the “Twilight” series.
| Feb 12, 2013
| 1:53 PM
Blue Eye, Mo. -- Middle school students in one small Ozarks town are taking a stand against bullying. It is something about one in four kids experience, according to a recent study by I-Safe.org. Counselors say the destructive behavior sometimes leads...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 5:32 AM
The Gloucester School Board got a peek Tuesday night at a proposed multi-million dollar full-size gym on the new Page Middle School campus, but opted not to push forward with plans to build it.
The new Page Middle School won't have a full-size gym to...
| Feb 18, 2013
In 33 minutes, Sam Lewis is going to get the daylights knocked out of him.
By his best friend, no less.
The idea of getting beaten up is daunting to anyone. But to Sam, the seventh-grade boy at the center of Evanston author Todd Hasak-Lowy's novel for...
| Jan 30, 2013
Williamsport will hold its inaugural River Rat Day on Groundhog’s Day, which is Saturday.
The event begins at 10 a.m. with the “Shadow and Cheese Ceremony” on Doubleday Hill. The Hill, at the end of West Salisbury Street, overlooks the...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 2:00 PM
The work began in October for Thurston Middle School eighth-grade students. Fast forward to Wednesday and the dress rehearsal inside the school's "black box" or theater room, for "Beauty and the Beast," was in full effect.
Twenty-seven drama students...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 6:51 AM
Gloucester Superintendent Ben Kiser learned last week that the county will require the school system to extend a water line an extra 1/2-mile to the eastern boundary of the proposed Page Middle School property at an estimated cost of $200,000, according...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Edward Reed was a mess.
Jeanne Hall — the woman the Ravens safety calls a second mother — can't find any other way to put it when she thinks back to the classes he missed and the assignments he disregarded as a freshman at Destrehan High....
| Feb 3, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Cory McCray, whose children, ages 3 and 5, are too young to attend middle school, still spends many hours in the halls and classrooms of Northeast Middle School in Baltimore, where he volunteers.
Recently, he helped the school start a student...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 3:38 PM
A more squeamish people might have called pest control. But not the people of Williamsport.
Near the Potomac River at the foot of steep, grassy Doubleday Hill, children played with rats in open shoe boxes. Adults roamed around dressed as rats, and even...