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December 22, 2014 by Valerie Hoover Marshall (Register to contact)

Linda Vargo Miller's birthday is December 29th

Ellen Rowe, '53

August 12, 2014 by Rhonda Keith Stephens (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

ELLEN ROWE: LETTERS HOME is now available on *****.com. These are letters Ellen wrote to her parents from 1953 to 1966, through college and covering the period of her car wreck in Spain which left her crippled.

Ellen Rowe, '53

August 10, 2013 by Rhonda Keith Stephens (Register to contact)

Now available, the unedited ms. of "Ellen Rowe", a collection of letters from Ellen, class of '53. A Kindle e-book preview of the future paperback. Search "Ellen Rowe Preview" on Amazon.

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Photos: High school football players, teams to watch in 2019  Akron Beacon Journal

Take a look at some of the top high school football players and teams in the Greater Akron area to keep an eye on in the 2019 season. Buy Photo. [1/42].



State report cards: See how your Akron school performed  Akron Beacon Journal

Akron Public Schools overall received a D letter grade from the Ohio Department of Education on the state report card last week, but individual schools ran the ...



Reunions: Sept. 15, 2019 - News  Akron Beacon Journal

Barberton High School's Class of '64: Is having its 55th reunion Oct. 4-6. If you have not received your invitation, please call Kim at 330-715-5388.Buchtel High ...



High school football preview: Buchtel, East seek to remain atop City Series  Akron Beacon Journal

The City Series regular-season football standings have been identical the past two years.And it is probably not a stretch to say the standings could remain the ...



Akron's Eriq Troi is releasing a new song every week  cleveland.com

Eriq Troi is releasing one song a week for a full year.



Reunions: Sept. 1, 2019 - News  Akron Beacon Journal

Buchtel High School's Class of 1962: Class members' 75th birthday celebration will be held 6-10 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Courtyard Marriott Downtown, 41 Furnace ...



Akron to hold free financial literacy workshops  cleveland.com

Mayor Dan Horrigan's Youth Leadership Council, in partnership with the Akron Financial Empowerment Center and Huntington Bank, is scheduled to host a pair ...



Cavs, Goodyear partner to renovate STEM lab at Buchtel CLC  Akron Beacon Journal

Middle school students at Akron's Buchtel Community Learning Center will start working in a newly renovated STEM lab to study and integrate science, ...



Witness needed to identify suspects who fired at people leaving an Akron Buchtel High School after prom party  Cleveland 19 News

Portage County deputies are asking for witnesses to help identify shooters who fired at students leaving an after-prom party.



High school basketball/Buchtel 83, East 60: Chris Livingston scores 25 points to lead Griffins  Akron Beacon Journal

Buchtel boys basketball coach Matt Futch continues to encourage his players to share the ball on offense and play with a tenacious effort on defense.His players ...



High school boys basketball / Buchtel 84, Villa Angela-St. Joseph 70: Chris Livingston, Jonathan King lead Griffins to Division II state semifinal  Akron Beacon Journal

CANTON — The Buchtel Griffins are headed back to the boys basketball state tournament.Freshman Chris Livingston and senior Jonathan King assumed their ...



High school girls basketball / Buchtel 63, Tallmadge 53: Imani Jackson guides Griffins to Division II district semifinal at Lake  Akron Beacon Journal

A Division II girls basketball sectional final victory did not come easily Thursday night for host Buchtel.Not when the team on the other side was Tallmadge, ...



Upcoming reunions: Aug. 18, 2019 - News  Akron Beacon Journal

REUNIONS. Army Special Forces: The unit will reunite Saturday at the Youngstown Air Base, 3976 Kings Graves Road, Vienna. Contact Dave Nesline at ...



Boys Basketball | Buchtel eliminates Marlington with big second half  The-review

AKRON — Marlington faced a gigantic obstacle in its second-round postseason game. Akron Buchtel, the top-seeded team in the Canton Division II ...



High school football: East’s Tariq Williamson commits to play football at University of Toledo  Akron Beacon Journal

Tariq Williamson of East has committed to play football on scholarship at the University of Toledo.Williamson, who will be a senior in the 2019-2020 school year, ...



The Hurry Up: Adam Trick, Martavien Johnson Are Strong Up-and-coming In-state Recruiting Options | Eleven Warr  Eleven Warriors

In-state prospects Adam Trick and Martavien Johnson are catching some eyes on the Ohio State staff after summer camp performances.



Upcoming reunions: July 14, 2019 - News  Akron Beacon Journal

Buchtel High School's Class of 1967: Will celebrate members' 'Sensational 70th' Birthday/Reunion Aug. 16 and 17. There will be a Frisky Friday Fun Night" at 5 ...



College basketball: Buchtels Jonathan King walks on at Kent State  Akron Beacon Journal

KENT — Former Buchtel High School star Jonathan King has joined the Kent State men's basketball program as a preferred walk-on.As a senior King helped ...



Reunions: July 21, 2019 - News  Akron Beacon Journal

Army Special Forces: Unit will hold a reunion on Aug. 24 at the Youngstown Air Base, 3976 Kings Graves Road, Vienna. Contact Dave Nesline at ...



Lawsuit filed over former Akron teacher who had sexual relationship with student  cleveland.com

A former Akron teacher convicted of carrying on a years-long sexual relationship with a student – that included obtaining partial custody of him and having his ...



Akron woman, 101, recalls school days at Maple Valley and Buchtel  Akron Beacon Journal

Eva Stidham's vision isn't as sharp as it used to be, but she can see the past clearly.When a person has lived in Akron for as long as she has, there's certainly a ...



High school girls basketball / Revere 63, Buchtel 61: Grace Hete, Taylor Rinn, Adison Novosel guide Minutemen to victory  Akron Beacon Journal

Revere visited Buchtel on Monday night for a girls basketball game that at times had the feeling of a tournament match-up.Both teams entered in the midst of a ...



Former abused student sues teacher, Akron, Tallmadge schools  Akron Beacon Journal

A former Akron and Tallmadge student who fathered a child with his teacher during a yearslong relationship filed a lawsuit this week against the teacher, the two ...



Five female educators accused of sexually assaulting students  Akron Beacon Journal

These are five of the female educators in the Akron-Canton-area who have been accused of sexually assaulting students in the last two years:Laura Amero, 35, ...



Akron police: 15-year-old arrested after loaded gun found in locker at Buchtel High School  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio -- Akron police tell FOX 8 News a 15-year-old boy was arrested and charged after a loaded gun was found in a locker at Buchtel High School on ...



Judge dismisses suit against Akron, Tallmadge involving teachers affair with student  Akron Beacon Journal

A federal judge threw out a federal lawsuit this week filed against the Akron and Tallmadge school districts involving a former Buchtel High School teacher who ...



High school football / Lakewood St. Edward 42, Buchtel 7: Griffins remain optimistic moving forward after loss to Eagles  Akron Beacon Journal

Buchtel football coach Ricky Powers is not one to shy away from competition.Just like when he was a player, Powers likes a challenge.Saturday afternoon's ...



Unique Partnership Will Renovate STEM Labs in Ohio Schools  Government Technology

The Cleveland Cavaliers basketball team and the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company are giving $1 million in support of STEM programs at Akron public schools ...



Meet this years Greater Akron football all-star team  Akron Beacon Journal

OFFENSESam Seeker, Tallmadge High SchoolSenior, 6-2, 200, QBSeeker, a University of Toledo baseball recruit, finished his senior season on the gridiron ...



Single mom savors graduation day from pharmacy school  Akron Beacon Journal

Single mom Julia Livingston of Akron took a chance four years ago to break out of unfulfilling jobs.At age 37, she headed to Northeast Ohio Medical University to ...



Akron youth sports legend Jerry Rowland dies at 69  News 5 Cleveland

An early mentor of LeBron James and Akron youth sports Legend Jerry Rowland has died at the age of 69, according to Ohio.com.



Survey says, Generosity!: Steve Harvey covering cost of college for eight Kent State students  Akron Beacon Journal

Two weeks before he got the phone call, Zethran Jackson wasn't sure he would be going to college this fall.The 18-year-old Buchtel high school graduate didn't ...



Community honors, remembers Copley teen hit, killed by motorcyclist  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

AKRON, Ohio — Remembering a friend in the midst of tragedy, as classmates and family gather in the name of a Copley teen who was hit and killed by a ...



Gilmour vs. Akron Buchtel boys basketball: Lancers keyed by Charleston, O'Toole in win  News-Herald.com

Gilmour senior guard C.J Charleston described the NEO Youth Elite Christmas Classic at Garfield Heights on Dec. 28 as “the big stage.”



Lawsuit filed over former Akron teacher in prison for having sex with student  cleveland.com

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A former Buchtel High School teacher serving three years in prison after carrying out a years-long relationship with a teenage student ...



Swensons celebrating 85th year by giving customers chance to win $10 in gift coins  Cleveland 19 News

The first Swensons burgers came from the back of "Pops" station wagon.



LeBron salutes Akron native Chris Livingston for MVP award and Team USA gold medal  LeBron Wire

Akron, OH guard Chris Livingston earned a shout-out from LeBron James for his gold medal and most valuable player performance with Team USA.



Ex-Buchtel High teacher charged with having sexual relationship with student  Akron Beacon Journal

A former Buchtel High School teacher is charged with conducting a three-year sexual relationship with a Buchtel high school student that resulted in a child, ...



Judge tosses lawsuit against Akron teacher who had sexual relationship with student  cleveland.com

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit filed by a former Buchtel High School student who was the victim of sexual battery by a teacher.



Akron pastor puts community focus on family  Akron Beacon Journal

The Ohio Medicaid director had just unleashed some staggering statistics — newborns die at a higher rate in parts of Akron than anywhere else in the state.



Found: Jaydon Clark  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Update: Police say Jaydon Clark has returned home** AKRON, Ohio - FOX 8 and Amanda Berry are working together to help reunite missing loved ones with ...



Photos: The year in Favorites taken in 2018 by Beacon Journal photographers  Akron Beacon Journal

Browns receiver Jarvis Landry celebrates a touchdown reception against the Carolina Panthers with fans in the Dawg Pound during the first half Dec. 9, 2018, at ...



Former Ohio State wide receiver from Akron arrested on outstanding warrants  Akron Beacon Journal

COLUMBUS — A former Ohio State wide receiver was arrested in the Linden neighborhood Saturday after neighbors say he fired gunshots, despite telling ...



Jerry Rowland Dead: Akron Coach Who Taught Lebron Dies  Heavy.com

Jerry Rowland, an Akron basketball coach, has died. His death was confirmed by Lebron James on Twitter.



Star Students: Honorable mention  Akron Beacon Journal

The following students also were nominated by their schools as 2019 Star Students: Alivia WilliamsonAlliance High SchoolGPA: 4.3College: Boston University• ...



Authorities looking for Akron 16-year-old girl missing since December  Akron Beacon Journal

News outlets reported Wednesday that the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children is asking for help to locate a missing 16-year-old girl last seen Dec.



Female teacher, 37, at Buchtel High School in Ohio admits to having her underage student's BABY  Daily Mail

Laura Lynn Cross, 37, of Tallmadge, Ohio, started grooming the child at Buchtel High School in eighth grade, when students are between the ages of 13 and 14.



Local history: Akron actor found fame as Ben Franklin  Akron Beacon Journal

Fredd Wayne's most famous role was nothing short of revolutionary.The Akron actor had more than 200 credits in film, television and theater but he is best ...



West Akron businesses are next up for a Better Block makeover  Akron Beacon Journal

Copley Road through Maple Valley has more businesses in 1000 feet than just about anywhere in Akron.Not far from Interstate 77, there are two pharmacies, ...



Amateur golf: Good Park Junior seeks entries - Sports  Akron Beacon Journal

Entries are being accepted for one of the oldest junior golf tournaments in the country.The Good Park Junior, once acknowledged as the longest-running junior ...



Summit County executive appoints Akron finance director as top county accountant  cleveland.com

Diane Miller-Dawson will succeed Brian Nelsen as the Summit County Executive's director of finance and budget, after Nelsen leaves the post in late August to ...



Akron police to honor fallen officers during annual memorial service  WKYC.com

AKRON, Ohio — Akron police honored officers killed in the line of duty during the department's annual police memorial *service* on Wednesday. WKYC streamed ...



Akron police called to carryout 297 times since 2017; councilwoman calling for store to be closed  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com

Akron councilwoman Tara Sampleswent on a Facebook Live rant for 24 minutes, criticizing a carryout store and then started a petition to have it closed down.



Watch: Prized 2022 prospect Livingston shines at Ohio State camp  247Sports

Akron Buchtel freshman guard Chris Livingston appeared at Ohio State's team camp recently. We have video of this 2022 prospect in action against older ...



Better Block projects aims to spruce up Copley Road  News 5 Cleveland

A program called Better Block works closely with neighbors in Akron to identify what works and what doesn't work and then demonstrates proposed changes ...



Ex-High School Teacher, 37, Had a Baby With Teenage Student Who Lived in Her House  PEOPLE.com

Laura Lynn Cross, former high school teacher in Akron, Ohio, pleaded guilty to sexual battery after she gave birth to her teenage student's baby.



Bob Dyer: May 4 victim may have saved lives  Akron Beacon Journal

Elissa Shockley tried to tell this story 20 years ago, but “got too emotional and couldn't finish it.”After reading a recent column in which I mentioned William ...



Akron school resource officer paints, designs artwork inside weight room  WKYC.com

AKRON — AKRON -- An Akron weight room for students got a personalized makeover by an unlikely man in uniform. Akron police officer Shea Flaherty spent ...



Savannah James keeps promise to help Akron teen girls experience the dream prom  Akron Beacon Journal

Sculpt Fitness in Bath Township was transformed from a workout place into a hipster boutique.And 35 seniors from Akron Public Schools had the run of the place ...



For West Akronites, it's still 'the best side'  Crain's Cleveland Business

It has had its problems, but residents of one of Akron's largest neighborhoods say it's still true: "The West Side is the best side." The neighborhood is West Akron, ...



Meet Chris Livingston, the 14-year-old hoops prodigy LeBron James went out of his way to see  Yahoo Sports

Chris Livingston may not end up being the Next LeBron, but the Akron native is good enough that "The King" had to take in one of Livingston's games with his ...



44 Akron public schools to participate in Student Walkout Day  cleveland.com

On Wednesday, students across the Akron Public Schools district will demonstrate peacefully for 17 minutes -- at their desks, in common areas in the schools or ...



Teacher sued after having baby of student she adopted  New York Post

A former high school student in Ohio is suing a teacher who allegedly groomed him for a sexual relationship, adopted him then had his baby, according to court ...



LeBron's close friend pushes men to get healthy after friend's death  cleveland19.com

He would be 35-years-old right now, but Kimyata "Coop" Cooper, Jr. didn't make it to see another birthday.



Akron teacher body-slammed by student is punched in the face by another student in separate incident  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com

An Akron East High School teacher, who was body-slammed in his classroom by a student three months ago, has filed another police report after a different ...



Rumors of Massive High School Fight Started on Facebook  fox8.com

AKRON, Ohio -- Students at Kenmore High School in Akron were sent home early Friday so the pepper spray used to break up a massive fight could be cleared.



Former Akron teacher admits to having sex, child with teenager, prosecutors say  cleveland.com

Laura Cross, 37, of Kent Drive in Tallmadge, pleaded guilty to multiple counts of sexual battery after she had a three-year relationship with a teenaged student.



KSU camp helps LeBron's I PROMISE kids to succeed  News 5 Cleveland

For the second year, Kent State University is hosting a special summer camp designed to help students in the LeBron James "I PROMISE" program realize their ...



Jacksonville Jaguars Free Safety and Akron Native Jarrod Wilson to Appear in Public Service Campaign for the Abandoned Homes Project  PRNewswire

BEACHWOOD, Ohio, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Akron native and NFL safety Jarrod Wilson does not have to look far from where we he grew up to see the ...



Former Akron school teacher pleads guilty to having sex with student  cleveland19.com

Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh said a former female teacher at Buchtel High School in Akron has pleaded guilty to having sex with a student.



Tallmadge woman gets prison after relationship with ward  Record-Courier

A former Buchtel High School teacher was sentenced to three years in prison this week for charges stemming from a three-year relationship with a Buchtel ...



Patricia Stenlund -- Goodhue  PostBulletin.com

Patricia Stenlund. April 9, 1945 to July 29, 2019. Birth: Akron, Ohio. Death: Goodhue, Minn. An adventurous spirit and a quest for fun, Patricia Stenlund, lived her ...



Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank kicks off Harvest for Hunger campaign  Akron Beacon Journal

The Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank kicked off the 28th annual Harvest for Hunger campaign Tuesday morning, saying it wants to raise $1.32 million and ...



LOOK: LeBron James shouts out supposed next great Akron hooper  LeBron Wire

LeBron James loves the kids. He recently gave a shoutout to the next Akron hoop great, Chris Livingston.



High School Masonry Contest Underscores Vocational Skills  ideastream

The days of making ashtrays for high school shop class are over. And the classes now offered go well beyond the old vocational education models. At Buchtel ...



Along the Way: Judge Carla Moore recounts growing up in public housing  Record-Courier

The calm demeanor with which Judge Carla Moore recalled the indignities she and her family experienced when she was growing-up in Akron in the 1950s, ...



Akron Ohio News - Buchtel Griffins defeat rival Firestone  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio Wet and muddy conditions at home did not hinder the Buchtel High School football team Sept. 21 as the Griffins earned...



Akron Ohio News - Buchtel grad shares love of yoga on visit  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio When Manouso Manos started teaching yoga in the 1970s, he was such a proponent of the practice that he gave classes for...



Doran Grant returning to OSU pursue degree and help the team  247Sports

Former Ohio State star cornerback Doran Grant was back in Akron Saturday volunteering his time to work at the Jarrod Wilson Football Camp held at Buchtel ...



Akron Ohio News - Buchtel defeats City Series rival Firestone in close game  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio The Buchtel High School Griffins won a close home game against City Series rival Firestone High School 69-63 Feb. 7...



White Teacher Sexually Assaulted Her Black Foster Son And Had His Baby  News One

Lauren Lynn Cross, 37, was a teacher at Buchtel High School in Akron, Ohio. She reportedly befriended a then-16-year-old Black teenager, according to News 5 ...



Rookie phenom Kareem Hunt and 43 other NFL players from Northeast Ohio  cleveland.com

Kareem Hunt works out along Lake Erie at Headlands Beach State Park in Mentor two years ago. Marvin Fong, The Plain Dealer. CLEVELAND, Ohio - Former ...



Honorable Mention - News  Akron Beacon Journal

The following students also were nominated by their schools as 2018 Star Students: Nia Clark Akron Early College GPA: 4.5554 Rank: 1 of 83 College: ...



Kent State Tuscarawas signs Akron Buchtel athlete to wrestling team  New Philadelphia Times Reporter

Akron Buchtel High School senior Devin West has signed a letter of intent to wrestle for the Kent State Tuscarawas Golden Eagles.West was a kicker and ...



Akron Ohio News - Land swap could lead to new homes  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio The ball is rolling toward breaking ground on what Akron city officials say would be the largest batch of new...



Ohio students encouraged to stand up, speak out against bullying  Midland Reporter-Telegram

AKRON, Ohio -- Kareemah Jackson knows what it's like to be bullied. "I've always been a tall, thick girl, since I was a little girl. So, people always thought of me ...



Fans, opponents can't forget Buchtel great Ricky Powers, ranked No. 31 in PD50 series on top high school football players  Plain Dealer

PD50 RICKY POWERS-1.jpg. Akron Buchtel and University of Michigan football great Ricky Powers in the locker rooms of the newly built Akron Buchtel High ...



Akron moves forward on plan to shrink its roads  Akron Beacon Journal

The city is losing its lanes.Across Akron for the past five years, public engineers have shrunk roads from four down to two or three lanes, trimming the number of ...



Meet The New Heights High Principal  Patch.com

Meet The New Heights High Principal - Cleveland Heights, OH - The Cleveland Heights-University Heights Board of Education approved his hiring on Tuesday.



Teacher allegedly had sex with teen over three year period despite red flags  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com

A former Buchtel High School teacher is accused of engaging in a three year sexual affair with a teenage boy she met when she was his eighth grade English ...



New Columbus City Schools superintendent plans to listen, learn, lead  The Columbus Dispatch

Talisa Dixon believes Columbus City Schools could be one of the top districts in the nation. The daughter of two science teachers from Oxford, Mississippi, Dixon ...



50 years after Akron riots, healing racial divide is an ongoing project  Akron Beacon Journal

Before black youth clashed with National Guard troops on Wooster Avenue in Akron, President Lyndon B. Johnson assembled a bipartisan commission to look ...



LeBron James is harvesting the benefits of seeds planted years ago  ABC News

As he approaches his 33rd birthday in his remarkable 15th NBA season, LeBron James has found himself echoing his old Nike marketing slogan to gently ...



Lawsuit Accuses Ohio Schools of Doing Nothing to Stop Teacher Who Sexually Abused Student for Years  Atlanta Black Star

Two Ohio school districts are being sued for their inaction in the case of a former teacher who carried out a years-long relationship with a student,



Akron Ohio News - John Lithgow to share stories from Akron years  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio Before he was Lord Farquaad, Dr. Dick Solomon and the Trinity Killer, John Lithgow was a Buchtel Griffin. The prolific...



Jury clears Akron man of murder in high school student's 2012 slaying  The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com

A jury acquitted a 23-year-old man of murder charges on Friday.



Akron teacher arrested on drug, weapons charges  The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com

Summit County Jail Benjamin Terril AKRON -- A 50-year-old Akron school teacher is at the Summit County Jail today accused of carrying a concealed weapon ...



Akron Ohio News - West Side Business News & Notes  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio Business News & Notes for West Akron & Bath.



Akron Ohio News - Global Scholars gives students world-class perspectives  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio Students from Akron's Firestone and Buchtel high schools are among those participating in a local program to give them...



More Stark schools are EdChoice schools  Canton Repository

Some students in the Alliance, Fairless, North Canton, Northwest, Plain and Perry school districts are now eligible to receive state-funded vouchers that will help ...



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