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Columbia High’s Madrigal Renaissance Feast  WDAM

The CHS is presenting its first ever Madrigal Renaissance Feast. The old English themed production is one of a kind.



Columbia High Launches Student-Run Credit Union  WDAM

Some students at Columbia High School through their school's partnership with Ferguson Credit Union are getting the opportunity to learn how to manage ...



Columbia HS hosting meet and greet for new principal Thursday  WDAM-TV

COLUMBIA, MS (WDAM) - Columbia High School is hosting a meet and greet with the school's new principal, Braxton Stowe, Thursday evening in the school's ...



Columbia High School awarded for 'Say Something' violence prevention video  WJTV

Columbia High School is the recipient of the Say Something Grand for an Individual School, through the Sandy Hook Promise (SHP) organization.



Players of the Pine Belt - Columbia's K.J. Cloyd  WDAM-TV

Kevon "K.J." Cloyd loves football. "It's not only a game for high school, but it's also about life," said Cloyd, who was selected as Columbia High School's "Player of ...



Achieve/Vanessa Pollock Music Initiative Celebrates Talented Student Musicians  The Village Green

From the Achieve Foundation and Vanessa Pollock Music Initiative: On ​the morning of ​November 28​, there were some very warm hearts in the Columbia ...



Seminary tops Jefferson Davis County, 15-9  WDAM

Seminary advances to the Class 3A state championship game with a win over Jefferson Davis County.



This Week’s Wedding Announcements  The New York Times

Considering that Daina Agee and Michael Mastrandrea met in Malaysia, though both were born in New York and she was living in Taiwan at the time while he ...



BREAKING: New Interim Principal Appointed for Columbia High School, Samuels to Head Montrose  The Village Green

Editor's Note: This is a developing story and will be updated should we solicit additional comments and information. The following email notification was sent by ...



More Questions than Answers in Removal of Columbia HS Principal Aaron  The Village Green

Update, July 4 2:55 p.m.: Village Green reached out to BOE President Elizabeth Baker and individual BOE members (as well as Dr. Ficarra) with more specific ...



Dr. Kalisha Morgan Steps in as Columbia High School Interim Principal  TAPinto.net

SOUTH ORANGE AND MAPLEWOOD, NJ — Kalisha Morgan, Ed.D, displays a card from a former student in her newly-decorated office at Columbia High ...



Seminary defeats Columbia 21-14  WDAM

SEMINARY, MS (WDAM) - Seminary High School sophomore running back Marquis Crosby seems to prefer to let his playing do the talking. By the fourth quarter ...



Former CHS Principal Aaron: Optimistic and 'Honored' to Take on New Role  The Village Green

Former Columbia High School Principal Elizabeth Aaron expressed “optimism” and wrote that she was “honored” to take on her new role with the South ...



VIDEO: Columbia High School Students Combat Relationship Abuse With #OneLove  The Village Green

Columbia High School Health and Physical Education teacher Allie Cahill and members of her senior Health 12 class worked with the staff of the One Love ...



PHOTOS, VIDEO: SZA Electrifies Columbia High School at Hall of Fame Induction  The Village Green

Solana Rowe graduated from Columbia High School in 2008. She returned triumphantly today as world-wide music phenomenon and artist SZA to screaming ...



District: Aaron's 'Talents & Institutional Knowledge' Needed for 'District-Wide Initiatives'  The Village Green

Updated: In response to a request for comment from Village Green, the district spokesperson confirmed that the change of position for Principal Aaron was not ...



High School Football Recap: Week 10  WDAM

Big high school showdowns abound Friday with the previous week's results setting up crucial football game sin Region 4-1A and Region3-8A.



High School Football Recap: Week 4 pt. 3  WDAM

Taylorsville, South Jones, Petal, Richton and Collins picked up wins in Week 4 of Friday night football.



The 10,000 NJ Teachers Who Make $98K Or More In 2018  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Top 10000 NJ Teachers Salaries - Point Pleasant, NJ - Here are the 10000 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club earning $100K-plus a year.



Head Football Coach approval in Columbia School District  WDAM-TV

Dr. Marietta W. James, Superintendent of the Columbia School District, along with Athletic Director Bruce Ratcliff, has announced approval of James Harvey as ...



SOMA School Group Wants Principal Back, Plans Rally  Maplewood, NJ Patch

SOMA Group Wants Principal Back, Plans Rally - Maplewood, NJ - CHS Principal Elizabeth Aaron has reportedly been reassigned. Hundreds of people in South ...



High School Football Recap: Week 7  WDAM

WIGGINS, MS (WDAM) - Senior quarterback Jarod Conner ran for 248 yards and four touchdowns and threw for two more scores as the as Hattiesburg High ...



Oatis stands tall in Columbia  WDAM-TV

James Harvey has spent a good part of his life dealing with the biggest fellas on a football field.



Nearly 300-pound middle schooler is collecting SEC football offers  USA TODAY High School Sports

Jaheim Oatis is big. How big? Well, he's 6-4 and 286 pounds and describes himself as a "beast." That description seems to fit. RELATED: Alabama coach Nick ...



South Orange-Maplewood Names Clinton Asst. Principal, CHS Head of Guidance  The Village Green

Editor's note, 4/27/18: this article has been updated with more information and quotes from the SOMSD: The South Orange-Maplewood School District voted on ...



Governor Phil Bryant proclaims October College Application Month  Southern Miss Now

Governor Phil Bryant recently proclaimed October College Application Month in Mississippi, recognizing that the college application process may be a barrier to ...



Sumrall receiver Dannis Jackson flips commitment from Mississippi State to Ole Miss  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Receiver Dannis Jackson, one of the top players in the state and a Dandy Dozen selection, changed his commitment from Mississippi State to Ole Miss.



Three former South Carolina (SC) teachers explain why they quit their teaching jobs, helping fuel a statewide teacher shortage.  The State

Last year, nearly 5,000 teachers — or one in 10 — left their teaching jobs in S.C. public schools. The state is facing a statewide teacher shortage that is expected ...



Petal High earns silver in 2018 U.S. News Best High Schools  WDAM-TV

PINE BELT (WDAM) - Petal High School earned a silver badge in the 2018 U.S. News Best High Schools rankings, and several other Pine Belt schools earned ...



Pine Belt school districts hosting summer feeding programs  WDAM-TV

PINE BELT (WDAM) - With summer in full swing, it's time to start thinking about how children who receive free or reduced lunches during the school year will eat ...



Annual Huntsville Walk to End Lupus to take place Saturday at Columbia High School  WHNT News 19

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- You may have heard of Lupus before. It's a chronic, lifelong and possibly fatal disease that can drastically change the life of the person ...



Walter Payton honored at Columbia High School by Pro Football Hall of Fame  WDAM-TV

Family members, friends, along with former teammates and coaches gathered at the Charles L. Boston Athletic Complex in Columbia on Tuesday, ...



Jefferson Davis County rolls past Columbia, 46-7  WDAM-TV

BASSFIELD _ Columbia High School coach James Harvey stood near the 50-yard line of Howard L. Willoughby Friday night watching his Wildcats wrap up the ...



Sumrall, Richton football back on right track  WDAM

This year, while both teams have benefited from accommodating, early-season schedules, Richton and Sumrall both feature senior-laden rosters boasting ...



Ole Miss recruiting: 4-star WR T.J. Jones has Rebs in his top 6  Red Cup Rebellion

The nWo had a big Week 1 in Houston, combining 336 yards, three touchdowns, and a whole lot of fun against the Texas Tech secondary. To no one's surprise, ...



Columbia High School Principal looking to rediscover herself in retirement  MDJOnline.com

After 34 years of working in DeKalb County schools, Columbia High School Principal Stephanie Amey is ready to start writing the newest chapter of her life: ...



The Most Beautiful Public High School in Every State in America  Architectural Digest

For most students, summer has ended and schools across America are back in session (to the delight of some, to the chagrin of others). So what better time to ...



PHOTOS: 'Power' Actor, Musical Artist Rotimi Inducted Into CHS and SOMS Halls of Fame  The Village Green

Olurotimi Akinosho — better known as Rotimi — was inducted into the Columbia High School Hall of Fame as well as the South Orange Middle School Hall of ...



Jefferson Davis basketball hopes to make history in inaugural season  WDAM-TV

In April of 2017, newly-appointed athletic director Lance Mancuso was tasked with hiring coaches for the inaugural sports season at Jefferson Davis County ...



Columbia High School Introduces Mandarin, Latin Continues Online for Current Students  The Village Green

This fall, Columbia High School will be introducing Mandarin Chines as a course offering to students for the first time. The language is being added as the result ...



Viral video shows support for teacher with sick daughter  WDAM

An English teacher at Columbia High School just learned that her daughter, Gentry, has a brain tumor. Through a Facebook video, Amy Terrell learned she has ...



No More Enabling Walter Fields--It's Time for a Change on the BOE  TAPinto.net

The Walter Fields Anti-Levels Litigation Lacks Legal Merit— And It's Time for a Change on the BOE. For years now, attorney and Black Parents Workshop head ...



To stop Sumrall's Dannis Jackson, you must first catch him  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Sumrall's Dannis Jackson is one of the best wide receivers in the state of Mississippi heading into his senior year.



South Orange Maplewood School District Sends 'Safety Update' After Graffiti Found in South Orange M.S.  TAPinto.net

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - An email was sent from the South Orange Maplewood School District (SOMSD) to South Orange Middle School (SOMS) families on ...



Columbia High School Changes Start Time, Unifying Schedule for All Students  The Village Green

Editor's note, 3:49 p.m.: this article has been updated with a new comment from a parent who has advocated for a later start time at CHS. Columbia High School ...



Three Years Since Arrest, Accused Columbia HS Teacher Still Awaits Trial  TAPinto.net

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Sunday, September 17, marks three years since former Columbia High School (CHS) teacher Nicole Dufault was arrested for allegedly ...



Sumrall remains unbeaten after win over Sacred Heart  WDAM

Senior Tyrek Preston ran for two touchdowns and sophomore Hayden Barrett returned a punt 60 yards for a score Friday as the Bobcats remained unbeaten.



PRCC student 'went through life with a passion'  Hattiesburg American

Pearl River Community College freshman Joseph "Blake" Broom will be remembered for his smile and upbeat outlook.



Group Defends NJ Principal Accused Of Mocking Little Person  Patch.com

NJ Black Parents Group Defends Accused Principal - South Orange, NJ - The SOMA school community is treating a principal "like the FBI treated Hillary Clinton ...



West Marion tops past Purvis; Sumrall downs Wesson  WDAM

West Marion High School sure has found home-cookin' to its liking through the first two weeks of the football season. Jeremiah Holmes completed 14-of-16 ...



There's Something For Everyone at Columbia High School  The Village Green

Columbia High School (CHS) is well-known for its wealth of extra-curricular activities and clubs ranging from Astronomy to Cooking to Golf. In fact, students ...



South Orange Maplewood School District Open on Friday; Maplewood M.S. Closed Due to No Power  TAPinto.net

SOUTH ORANGE AND MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The South Orange Maplewood School District will be open on Friday, March 9, and all schools will start at their usual ...



Columbia High School Hosts Delegation of Chinese Educators  The Village Green

The halls were packed as usual when the morning bell rang at Columbia High School on October 25, but among the throng was a crowd of people who were ...



Columbia High School Choral Director Bunce Blazes New Trails  The Village Green

Ask Jamie Bunce, Director of Choral Activities at Columbia High School, her philosophy and she'll tell you, “Everyone deserves to be heard.” “There's no such ...



CHS 9th Grader Lily Forman Wins International Student Video Contest  The Village Green

From Population Connection: Lily Forman. Over 5,000 students in grades 6 through 12 from 50 countries and 44 U.S. states and territories participated in this ...



Maplewood teacher charged with having sex with 6 students pleads not guilty  NJ.com

Nicole Dufault, 35, has been offered a sentence of 15 years in prison in exchange for pleading guilty to the charges, prosecutors said today.



Seth Boyden School In Maplewood Gets New Principal  Maplewood, NJ Patch

Seth Boyden School In Maplewood Gets New Principal - Maplewood, NJ - Seth Boyden Elementary School in Maplewood has a new principal: longtime teacher ...



Silver Alert issued for 68-year-old Jones Co. woman  WDAM-TV

A Silver Alert has been issued for a 68-year-old Jones County woman. The Jones County Sheriff's Department is asking for help finding Maxine Goldman, ...



CHS Principal Aaron: We are Committed to the Success of ALL Students  The Village Green

The following is a transcript of Columbia High School Principal Elizabeth Aaron's back to school remarks. CHS Principal Elizabeth Aaron. Good evening.



New Marshall Elementary School Principal Announced  TAPinto.net

SOUTH ORANGE AND MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Raquel Horn has been appointed the new principal of Marshall Elementary School, which serves students in ...



South Orange Village Sent School District Letter With 'Great Concerns' Over School Board Member's Police Altercation  TAPinto.net

SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - South Orange Maplewood School District Board President Elizabeth Baker knew as early as May 8 about the altercation between school ...



Jan Lewis, 69, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences – Rutgers Newark  The Village Green

Jan Ellen Lewis, Maplewood resident and Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences – Newark (SASN) and Professor of History at Rutgers University—Newark, ...



Columbia High School triplets find a voice and a goal  Belleville News-Democrat

Fifteen-year-old triplets share classes and activities at Columbia High School, and they will share a car; but in many ways they are done being seen as one ...



ACT testing canceled for Saturday morning  WDAM-TV

Some Pine Belt students who've been preparing to take the ACT Saturday morning will have to wait a bit longer. The Forrest County Agricultural High School ...



Columbia High School Presents 'Ragtime' Opening March 13  The Village Green

Columbia High School will present “Ragtime, School Edition” for its annual All-School Musical. Show dates are March 13, 14, 20 and 21 at 7:30 p.m. and March ...



Lawsuit Contains Explosive Allegations Against Union School District Leadership  TAPinto.net

UNION, NJ – An explosive lawsuit, naming the Union High School principal and members of the administration as defendants, was filed late last week on behalf ...



Taking Helm of Columbia High School, Aaron Exults: 'It's All Here.'  The Village Green

“We are very excited about this year,” said new Columbia High School Principal Elizabeth Aaron last week in her office. Fewer than two months into her new job, ...



Review: CHS Parnassians Bring 'a Whole World Alive' With Alabama Story  The Village Green

On November 17, 18 and 19, the Columbia High School Parnassian Society presented the high school premiere of Kenneth Jones's social justice drama ...



Winter Storm Warning: Pine Belt school closings  WDAM-TV

The following schools will be closed or have schedule changes on Friday due to a winter weather advisory for South Mississippi: Covington County School ...



Laurel woman charged for stabbing man in the leg  WDAM-TV

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - A woman was arrested over the weekend for stabbing a man in the leg. Laurel Police Officers responded to a report of aggravated ...



Italian priest who doubted Francis excommunicated for heresy  WDAM

An Italian Catholic priest who considers Pope Francis an antipope and claims to have supernatural communications with angels, saints and the Madonna has ...



Zach Braff Inducted Into Columbia High School Hall of Fame  The Village Green

Actor and director Zach Braff visited Columbia High School in Maplewood today to be inducted into the school's Hall of Fame. Braff, who graduated from CHS in ...



Mississippi high school student buys Valentine's Day flowers for every girl in school  Oxford Eagle

An anonymous student at Mississippi's Columbia High School won plenty of hearts on Valentine's Day by giving a flower to every young woman who attends the ...



Founder of Southern Tire Mart passes away  WDAM-TV

Ernest Duff died May 27, 2016, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Visitation and funeral are at Hathorn Funeral Home in Columbia, ...



Shirley A. Meley | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Shirley A. Meley, a lifelong resident of Columbia, PA passed peacefully on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 after a lengthy illness. She was born August 13, 1935, ...



2017 Edition of CHS Literary Magazine Guildscript Receives Three Awards  The Village Green

From CHS' Fine Arts Supervisor: Triple the awards for Guildscript! The Columbia High School art and literary magazine, Guildscript, has received THREE ...



Did Fear Fuel NJ Womans Skinhead Traffic Rant Against Cop?  Maplewood, NJ Patch

Did 'Fear' Fuel BOE Member's 'Skinhead' Rant? - Maplewood, NJ - VIDEO: A school board member called a cop a "skinhead" during a traffic rant that several ...



South Orange Middle School Participates in National School Walkout - Some Students Continue Protest for Hours  TAPinto.net

This article was updated at 8:30 p.m. on March 14. SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - Hundreds of South Orange Middle School (SOMS) students marched around their ...



Picasso Nelson Jr. back in the black and gold  WDAM-TV

Southern Miss continues to prepare for its spring football game on April 21 and no one is happier to be back on the practice field than Picasso Nelson Jr. The ...



Marion County celebrates rich history with rodeoing  WDAM-TV

With the 59 th Annual Cattlemen's Association Rodeo in Columbia this weekend Marion County celebrates a rich history in rodeoing, even the world's first rodeo ...



Columbia High Alum Named Essex County Irishman Of The Year  Patch.com

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — Essex County officials hosted the 13th Annual Essex County Irish Heritage Celebration last week, paying tribute to several local ...



MaxPreps/AVCA Players of the Week for September 17, 2018  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - America's Source for High School Sports and the leading volleyball organization team up to honor the nation's best. (Week of 9/17-9/23)



Maplewood's Black History Month Means a Month of Film, Art and Conversation  The Village Green

From Maplewood Mayor Victor DeLuca: Please check out the Township of Maplewood's new webpage listing the Black History Month events to be held in town.



EMCC assistant football coach to fill administrative post  Meridian Star

SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College assistant football coach Marcus Wood has been tapped to fill an administrative position at the college.



The 2017 Hattiesburg American All-Area Football Team  Hattiesburg American

Each year, the Hattiesburg American honors the top high school football players in its 19-school coverage area for their standout performance throughout the ...



Elisabeth S. Schleussner, former Baltimore Sun art and architecture critic  Baltimore Sun

Elisabeth S. Schleussner, a former art and architecture critic for The Baltimore Sun who championed Maryland artists and wrote poetry and fiction, died June 10 ...



Thousands attend 'March for Our Lives' rally in Albany  Troy Record

ALBANY, N.Y. >> More than 5000 people gathered in Albany's West Capitol Park on Saturday to lend their voices to the “March for Our Lives” rallies taking place ...



Congressman Palazzo wants closure to Russia investigation  WDAM-TV

During a commemorative book event for Vietnam War veterans, Congressman Steven Palazzo discussed his views on the ongoing special counsel Robert ...



Annual state report cards: Academic ratings decline at 13 of 17 Lancaster County public high schools  LancasterOnline

According to what's largely regarded as a standardized test-heavy rating system, most Lancaster County high schools declined academically in the past year.



Is your school a 'Reward' school? Here's the list of schools honored for their high scores  Chalkbeat New York

64 New York City schools made the list out of 155 across the state.



County schools hire new principals - Daily Leader  Dailyleader

The Lincoln County School Board announced the hiring of school principals for Bogue Chitto and West Lincoln Attendance Centers at a meeting Friday.



RWJBarnabas Helps Young Athletes Prevent Serious Injury with Free Screenings  TAPinto.net

WEST ORANGE, NJ — On a Saturday earlier this month, RWJBarnabas Health provided free cardiac and concussion baseline screenings to young athletes at ...



Columbia High School Student Elected to State Council Executive Board  The Village Green

The Columbia High School Student Council has had quite a year. At the annual winter conference of the New Jersey Association of Student Councils (NJASC), ...



School District Transportation Chief Resigns  TAPinto.net

MAHOPAC, N.Y. - Mahopac School Superintendent Anthony DiCarlo announced this morning, Tuesday, Sept. 18, that district transportation supervisor Pamela ...



Hattiesburg City Council confirms mayor's nomination for director of Water & Sewer  WDAM-TV

The Hattiesburg City Council confirmed Hattiesburg Mayor Toby Barker's nomination for director of Water and Sewer Tuesday. Barker made the nomination ...



How It Works  NJ.com

Parents and Fans. Can't get there? Never miss another game. Catch the action live on your computer, tablet or phone. Relive the moment… again and again.



Flinging Frisbees for peace  The Jewish Standard

Jewish and Arab kids to show ultimate skills in Teaneck.



To navigate the recruiting process it takes a village — and the right mindset  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Getting into the business of college recruiting starts as early as middle school and for many it's a non stop ride until signing day.



USM alum Brian Dozier honored with key to the city  WDAM-TV

University of Southern Mississippi alumnus and Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier was honored Thursday with a key to the City of Hattiesburg.



Maplewood, N.J. Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting 3 Male Students  CBS Local

MAPLEWOOD, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A high school language arts teacher in Maplewood, N.J. is accused of sexually assaulting three students. Nicole Dufault ...



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