| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:49 AM
From Liz Atwood: When kids start middle school, they notice one thing right away: There is no recess. They have gym class, but unstructured playtime is left behind in elementary school.
But a new statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics urges...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 4:48 PM
Twenty-two outstanding educators from area schools were honored at a dinner Jan. 10 by the Chesapeake Gateway Chamber of Commerce, which honors teachers as part of their annual awards and installation dinner,.
Superintendent of Baltimore County Public...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 12:47 PM
A Clear Spring Middle School student was presented a Youth Meritorious Service Award last week by the Washington County Board of Commissioners.
Joshua Davis, son of Clarence Davis II and Karen Kraynak, was nominated by guidance counselor Earl Meagher,...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:41 AM
BOYNE CITY -- Lou Diaz, 76, loves snow. He and several other volunteers will spend the day Friday stomping large amounts of it into cubic cement molds.
The end result of the volunteers' efforts will be several massive, hardened blocks ready to be...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 6:41 PM
They use words most likely to be heard at a Scripps National Spelling Bee: chryseobacterium, aquaticum or trypticase.
They envision careers in medicine, they enjoy math and science, and — between juggling schedules that include school, music and...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 6:58 PM
It is an “intense orchestral experience,” Marianne Gooding said.
Each year, teachers from Washington County Public Schools select middle- and high-school students for all-county orchestra based on merit, including quality and experience...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 1:27 PM
There was a mad rush to pick up students in the town of Pulaski earlier Tuesday.
Just after 9 a.m., law enforcement sent out an email to the media that three schools in town were being placed on lockdown.
The school board says a parent told their...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 6:40 PM
GREEN FOREST, Ark. -- There are hundreds of thousands of mobile apps to choose from. One app in particular has an interesting local tie.
Nick Luebbering, Conner Glassell, Jayce Martin, Colin Stimson, and Lexi Diaz have only just become friends at...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 11:19 PM
IMPERIAL — The DePaoli Sports Complex at Imperial Valley College was filled with hundreds of enthusiastic middle school students in honor of this year’s Career Pathways event.
The event included a number of different activities and...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:09 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- About 75 Pershing Middle School students are warming up for the biggest performance of their lives. The seventh- and eighth-graders are part of the only middle school orchestra chosen to present their music at the Missouri Music...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 5:52 PM
The chess clubs at Pleasant Valley Elementary School, Boonsboro Middle School and Boonsboro High School recently competed in the MCA West Frederick Scholastics Chess Tournament at West Frederick Middle School.
More than 130 players from around the...