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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)

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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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Akron Ohio News - APS board congratulates Firestone for recent achievements  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio Firestone Community Learning Center's (CLC) athletes and marching band received congratulations at the Akron Public...



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 ...



Haberman Recht Aberte, Edith | Obituaries  Cleveland Jewish News

Edith Haberman Recht Aberte, 92, passed away Nov. 12, 2018. Edith was preceded in death by her parents Louis and Sadie Abrams Haberman; her first ...



Angel Tree Ceremony honors Summit County violence victims  Akron Beacon Journal

Donika Jones wishes more than anything that her middle son, Anthony Norman Jr., was still here.But the Akron mother of three lost her 32-year-old son in July ...



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 ...



Upcoming reunions: Buchtel classes of '78 and '88; Green alumni group  Akron Beacon Journal

Buchtel High School Class of 1988, will celebrate it's 30th class reunion Aug. 1 to Sept. 2. On the agenda is a M.O.B. Flashback on Friday at Edgars at 530 Nome ...



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 ...



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 ...



Buchtel boy's head basketball coach talks about LeBron's impact on young players  WKYC.com

Matt Futch, boy's head basketball coach at Buchtel High School. discusses his views on LeBron's impact on young players in Akron.



Check out these Chanukah reads for children  Cleveland Jewish News

Here are some new children's books just in time for Chanukah, which begins at sundown Dec. 3.



Sandra Gates Arthur | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Sandi Arthur, 71 of Willow Valley Communities, was called home to the Lord whom she loved on November 18, 2018.



Against charter school push, Akron's Buchtel High School beats state graduation rates  cleveland.com

Akron's Buchtel High School shines as a beacon of public school success despite economic challenges, beating the average state graduation rate.



Akron HS students heading to D.C. for march  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com

AKRON, Ohio - 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 ...



High school boys basketball/St. VM 80, Buchtel 62: Lunden McDay leads Irish to victory with 20 points  Akron Beacon Journal

Junior Lunden McDay is “emerging” as a scorer for St. Vincent-St. Mary. “Lunden gets his points the hard way,” St. V-M coach Dru Joyce II said on Tuesday after ...



High school girls basketball / St. VM 67, Buchtel 33: Irish run past Griffins with scoring surge in middle quarters  Akron Beacon Journal

St. Vincent-St. Mary used the middle quarters to separate itself from host Buchtel on Thursday night in a girls basketball game. The Irish consistently forced ...



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 ...



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

AKRON, Ohio - Akron councilwoman Tara Samples went on a Facebook Live rant for 24 minutes, criticizing a carryout store and then started a petition to have it ...



Reunions this week: St. VM Class of '78, Chippewa and East classes of '88, Copley Class of '63  Akron Beacon Journal

Archbishop Hoban High School Class of 1966 will celebrate class members turning 70 this year at a party Aug. 25 at Sarah's Vineyard and Winery. Arrival time is ...



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 ...



BH: Safety plan(s) | Dobbins ready for encore?  247Sports

VIP MEMBERS: It's time for the best part of your day and that's a House visit ...



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 ...



High school roundup: Imani Jackson, Javaan Rogers lead Buchtel to 56-29 City Series win over East in girls basketball  Akron Beacon Journal

Girls basketball Buchtel 56, East 29 Imani Jackson's third consecutive double-figure game led host Buchtel to a City Series win Monday. Jackson scored 11 ...



Upcoming reunions: Firestone class of 1968; registration deadline Saturday for East celebration  Akron Beacon Journal

Akron's East High School alumni who graduated 60 or more years ago are invited to a luncheon at noon May 10 at Guy's Party Center, 500 E. Waterloo Road, ...



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.



Accomplishments of LeBron James leaving an impact on new generation  WKYC.com

The Akron-native and four-time NBA MVP has been an influential figure both on and off the basketball court.



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

AKRON, Ohio -- A former Akron teacher pleaded guilty to criminal charges that stem from a sexual relationship with a teenage student that resulted in her ...



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 ...



Body-slammed Akron teacher gets attacked again  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland - newsnet5.com

AKRON, Ohio - 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 ...



Photos: St V's vs Buchtel boys basketball  Akron Beacon Journal

Original *content* available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license, except where noted. Akron Beacon Journal ~ 44 E. Exchange Street, ...



2 Akron schools close due to nearby house fire  WKYC-TV

Heavy smoke was blowing across the street toward the schools, which is why classes were canceled.



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.



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

A former high school teacher in Ohio has pleaded guilty to sexual battery charges years after she gave birth to her teenage student's baby, PEOPLE confirms.



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, grooming him ...



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 ...



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.



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: ...



Teacher allegedly had sex with teen over 3 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 eight grade English ...



Former Akron school teacher indicted for allegedly having sex with student  Cleveland 19 News

A former female teacher at Buchtel High School in Akron has been indicted for sexual battery after allegedly having sex with a male student.



Teen gang suspect accused of trying to bring loaded gun into Buchtel High School  cleveland.com

A 16-year-old boy suspected of being part of an Akron street gang is accused of trying to bring a loaded gun into Buchtel High School.



High school basketball: City Series coaches ready for a “wide open season” on the court  Akron Beacon Journal

There appears to be no clear-cut favorite on the boys or girls side in the City Series heading into this basketball season. Akron Public Schools athletic ...



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...



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 ...



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 ...



William Hunter Saum | Obituaries  Kokomo Perspective

William Hunter Saum, 76, passed away after a courageous battle with lung cancer on September 8th, 2018. Bill was born to Ethel Margaret Effland on May 6th, ...



WILLIAM HARLEY BECKETT  Burlington County Times

William Harley "Bill" Beckett of Mickleton, N.J. died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, at the Deptford Center for Rehab & Healthcare, Deptford, N.J., after a short illness.



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 ...



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

Former Akron Buchtel running back Ricky Powers still generates bad memories to the opposition.



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 ...



Akron man wanted to help troubled kids, effort sends him to prison  News-Herald.com

AKRON >> At the age of 15, Christopher Hendon was on his way to following in the footsteps of several relatives who had spent much of their lives behind bars.



Savannah James wouldn't give LeBron her phone number in high school  UPI.com

Dec. 22 (UPI) -- He might be naturally gifted at basketball, but LeBron James had to work hard from the start when it came to dating his future wife Savannah in ...



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

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Former Willoughby South running back Kareem Hunt broke onto the NFL scene Thursday as the latest potential star with Northeast Ohio ...



Teacher sex: Laura Lynn Cross jailed after 'having baby with student' | Daily Star  Daily Star

A FEMALE teacher accused of having a baby with a male student she seduced when he was 15 has been jailed.



Akron Ohio News - Buchtel Griffins take down Firestone Falcons  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio The Firestone High School Falcons came up short against Buchtel High School during a City Series contest Oct. 24 at...



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...



Tallmadge woman pleads guilty to having sex with former student  Record-Courier

Laura Cross, 37, of Kent Drive in Tallmadge, pleaded guilty today to having sex with a teenage student, according to Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan ...



Local history: Hard-working immigrant found a better life while feeding Akron  Akron Beacon Journal

America beckoned from across the sea, a promised land of hope and opportunity. In the early 20th century, Theodoros Sardelis, 16, emigrated from Greece to ...



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.



Akron Ohio News - Tony-winning 'Hamilton' designer inspired by Akron experiences  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio Paul Tazewell has made a name for himself as the Tony Award-winning costume designer for the musical “Hamilton,” but it...



Cleveland Heights-University Heights Middle School adds new principal for last year at Wiley campus  cleveland.com

This is in addition to the hiring of a new principal at Heights High as well, with Byron Hopkins brought in from Akron Buchtel after the district went with a interim ...



John T. “Jack” Gosling (1938–2018)  Eos

John T. “Jack” Gosling died 10 May 2018, in Louisville, Colo., after a battle with cancer. With his passing, the field of space physics has lost one of its most ...



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...



Fredd Wayne Dead: Actor Who Played Benjamin Franklin on 'Bewitched' Was 93  Hollywood Reporter

Fredd Wayne, the veteran character actor who made a career out of portraying Benjamin Franklin on stage and on TV shows including 'Bewitched' and 'Simon ...



Teens killed in Akron fire truck collision identified  WKYC-TV

Two people have been killed and six others injured after an Akron fire truck collided with an SUV in the area of Rhodes and Exchange on Friday afternoon.



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...



High school football: St. Vincent-St. Mary takes four-game winning streak into Division III regional final game against undefeated Canfield  Akron Beacon Journal

St. Vincent-St. Mary coach Marcus Wattley believes his football team is peaking at just the right time. “Going into Week 9 against Massillon, we were telling ...



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

AKRON, Ohio — A 23-year-old man is acquitted of aggravated murder charges in the 2012 fatal shooting death of a high school student. Jay Robinson will ...



The Akron Legal News  Akron Legal News

SHERRY KARABIN Legal News Reporter Published: September 18, 2017. Known for his legal prowess, calm demeanor and superior communication skills, ...



Akron Dish: Poke Fresh, Papa Gyros, Pulp opening; 2 Sisters moves; Chili Challenge at Lock 3  Akron Beacon Journal

Yay! The New Year brings some news of new eateries on the way and already open. Get your napkins ready. Here we go … • Poke *Fresh*: This entrant into the ...



LeBron James reaping the benefits of groundwork laid years ago -- NBA  ESPN

From his childhood in Akron to his Olympic days in Beijing to a summer of film study, LeBron James long ago planted the seeds for long-term success. Now in ...



Koller, Kenneth  Cleveland Jewish News

Kenneth Myron Koller was born in Cleveland on July 7, 1922, to Sara (Schneider) and Andrew Koller. He attended Buchtel High School and the University of ...



Akron Ohio News - STVM defeats Buchtel in basketball contest  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio The St. Vincent-St. Mary (STVM) High School boys basketball team defeated Buchtel High School at home 59-42 Feb. 2. STVM's...



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...



Korbin, Wallace “Bill”  Cleveland Jewish News

Born to Ida and Albert Korbin on Dec. 24, 1931, in Akron. Bill, as he was always called, was valedictorian of his graduating class at Schmucher Elementary ...



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 ...



‘Hamilton’ costume designer shares insights at Kent State  Akron Beacon Journal

Paul Tazewell's love for theater and costume design all started when he was immersed in Buchtel High School's performing arts program in the late 1970s and ...



'Hamilton' costume designer, Akron native Paul Tazewell to speak at Kent State  cleveland.com

Kent State University will host Tony and Emmy award-winning costume designer Paul Tazewell on Sept. 25. He is recognized for his work designing for ...



Leadership could change at Akron Public Schools: 10 candidates for Akron School Board  cleveland.com

AKRON, Ohio -- With three of five school board seats up for grabs, Akron Public Schools could undergo a shift in leadership. A host of activists and local political ...



Akron Planning Director Marco Sommerville returns fire, Walmart exec returns for Buchtel graduation, $10,000 awarded for Akron projects: Akron news roundup  cleveland.com

Akron Planning Director Marco Sommerville said Councilman Russ Neal used a racial slur Monday that set off a verbal argument in Akron City Council ...



Local history: Winter revolved around skating pond at Forest Lodge  Akron Beacon Journal

For generations of West Akron residents, winter recreation whirled and twirled around Forest Lodge in Elm Hill Park. Mirth and joy filled the frosty air while ...



Most Interesting People 2018- Savannah James  Clevelandmagazine.com

A quick Google search makes it easy to dismiss Savannah James as just another basketball wife, a beautiful woman in designer clothes who poses in front of ...



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

Akron, Ohio The Buchtel High School boys basketball team defeated rival St. Vincent-St. Mary (STVM) High School 75-59 Jan. 29 in front...



Mike Pastis, owner of area fast food restaurants and Egg Castle, dies at age 76  Akron Beacon Journal

Menelaos “Mike” Pastis, an Akron native who operated Arthur Treacher's and Burger King eateries and the popular Fairlawn eatery Egg Castle, died Sunday at ...



Akron Ohio News - Project GRAD Akron presents Achieving Dreams celebration  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio Project GRAD Akron presented its seventh annual Achieving Dreams Celebration Oct. 3 at St. George's Fellowship Center...



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?



Man without license for 16 years sentenced for fatal Akron crash  cleveland.com

Andre Graves, 37, was sentenced Tuesday for causing a four-car crash that killed India Douglas, 19. Graves had been cited 16 times in 16 years for driving ...



Akron Ohio News - Crown Point celebrating 25th year  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio Crown Point Ecology Center is marking its 25th anniversary of spreading the word about caring for the earth and living...



Coventry grad James Harrison continues to defy the odds  Suburbanite

The local area – not just Northeast Ohio or even Greater Akron-Canton, but rather the small group of communities that make up the coverage boundaries of The ...



Akron Police Search for Teen’s Murderer  Cleveland News - Fox 8

AKRON, Ohio -- The shooting death of a 17-year-old Akron teen has city leaders and community activists concerned. Buchtel High School student Willie Brewer ...



First Lady Michelle Obama to join LeBron James for Akron education event  cleveland.com

First Lady Michelle Obama will join LeBron James next week at an event at the University of Akron.



Savannah James to be featured at Women's Endowment Fund of Akron Community Foundation annual dinner  cleveland.com

Savannah James will be the featured guest at the Women's Endowment Fund of Akron Community Foundation's annual dinner on March 7. The Women's ...



Akron Ohio News - Judge Moore to continue service in retirement  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio Retiring Judge Carla Moore is planning to spend more time in Jamaica, but relaxation isn't on her agenda. Instead, the...



Dad claims son's English teacher groomed teen for years and planned to have lad's baby  Mirror.co.uk

In a shocking interview, the boy's father alleged that English teacher Laura Lynne Cross, 36, began a sexual relationship with the boy when he was just 14.



Akron Ohio News - CVCA wins district boys basketball title  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio The Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy (CVCA) boys basketball team defeated Buchtel High School to win the Division II Stow...



This former Ohio State star is now a Middletown firefighter, and he has stories to share  Hamilton Journal News

One of Middletown's newest firefighters has seen a lot in his life, and he's bringing that experience to a new profession. Antonio Pittman was sworn in last month ...



Ohio teacher molested her black foster son and had his baby — as crimes went on for years despite red flags  Raw Story

An Ohio teacher has admitted to molesting her foster son over a three-year period and having a baby fathered by the boy. Lauren Lynn Cross, 37, was a teacher ...



Akron's Good Park Golf Course to host 79th annual junior golf tournament  cleveland.com

AKRON, Ohio - Akron's Good Park Golf Course will host its 79th annual junior golf tournament July 5-7. Junior golfers ages 18 and younger can participate in the ...



Akron basketball grew into a MAC powerhouse with a little help from LeBron James  SB Nation

The revival of Akron basketball has been sparked by hometown kids, fueled by the most famous one of them all.



Corey Smith: 2013 Ohio State football player profiles  Land-Grant Holy Land

We continue looking at the future of Ohio State football with former JUCO wide receiver Corey Smith.



Sara's Circle: Savannah James' drive to help others  WKYC-TV

There's a lot of responsibility as Mrs. LeBron James. So instead, meet Savannah. She's a businesswoman and philanthropist. But most importantly, she's a mom.



Akron Ohio News - County working on Shaw Road bridge fix  Akron Leader Publications

Akron, Ohio Summit County Council approved two pieces of legislation following first readings June 2 to allow the Engineer's Office to...



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