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Columbia High School hosts career fair  WDAM

Columbia High School's athletic practice facility was packed with students and employers from across the Pine Belt for their annual career fair.



'Rally For Lally': School shows support for teacher with cancer  NEWS10 ABC

Students and teachers at Columbia High School create #RallyForLally t-shirts to support beloved teacher Ms. Lally.



Teacher Pay in Limbo as Mississippi Senate Balks at $4000 Raise  Jackson Free Press

The fate of a bill that could grant Mississippi's public-school teachers a $4000 pay raise over a two-year period remained uncertain Monday morning as ...



Coach recalls coaching Columbia High’s first integrated football team  WDAM

Several players like Walter Payton and Joe Owens from that newly integrated team went on to play in the NFL after being coached by Coach Charles Boston, ...



Columbia High School cheerleaders win state championship  WDAM

After several months of intense training, the Columbia High School cheerleaders are state champions.



Columbia High Launches Student-Run Credit Union  WDAM

COLUMBIA, MS (WDAM) - Some students at Columbia High School through their school's partnership with Ferguson Credit Union are getting the opportunity to ...



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

Columbia High School will host a meet and greet with the school's new principal, Braxton Stowe, Thursday evening at the school's cafeteria. The event is meant ...



Players of the Pine Belt - Columbia's KJ 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 ...



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 Columbia High School Guidance Counselor Dies  Maplewood, NJ Patch

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Capable, caring and magnificent were just a few words used to describe former Columbia High School Guidance Counselor Susan Boer ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Pair Of In-State OL's Named MaxPreps Freshman All-Americans  247Sports

A pair of Mississippi ninth graders have been named to the 2018 MaxPreps High Schol All-American Football Team. Both are class of 2022 future blue chip ...



Ninth Annual CHS Grads Return Program Set For December 20  The Village Green

The 2018 Grads Return Program expects to have close to 100 recent grads come back to CHS and relate their experiences in college, work, taking a gap year, ...



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 ...



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 ...



SZA gives motivational speech at old high school, performs “The Weekend”: Watch  Consequence of Sound

"Design your own world right now," SZA told students in a speech celebrating her induction into Columbia High School's hall of fame.



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 ...



Girls basketball: It's been a sweet homecoming for Ally Ross and the Raiders  Chronicle Telegram

COLUMBIA STATION — When Columbia's Ally Ross decided she was coming home she didn't make the cover of Sports Illustrated or have a banner soaring ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released State Report: Your Rank?  Toms River, NJ Patch

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released Report - Toms River, NJ - UPDATE: NJ released its controversial system that grades every school on a 0-100 scale.



Hundreds gather in Magnolia for Columbia School Reunion  Magnolia Banner News

The Columbia High School 14th Annual All-School Reunion was recently held in Magnolia and 344 people from around the country attended.



Pearl River announces 2019 signing class  HubcitySPOKES.com

POPLARVILLE — Pearl River announced the addition of 34 new Wildcats on Wednesday as part of National Signing Day 2019. The large class checks a lot of ...



Petal High earns silver in 2018 US 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 ...



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 ...



All-Region 8-3A football team announced  WDAM

Region 8-3A football coaches voted on first-team honors as well as various MVPs among the region's six high schools.



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.



Credit Union uses new approach to teach young adults financial literacy  WDAM

Columbia High School and Ferguson Federal Credit Union partnered up to take a new approach to improving financial literacy.



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 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.



Seminary tops Jefferson Davis County, 15-9  WDAM

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



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Nephron's Lou Kennedy, NBC's Craig Melvin named Distinguished Public School Graduates  ColaDaily.com

The South Carolina Foundation for Educational Leadership, South Carolina Association of School Administrators' non-profit arm, is hosting its third annual gala ...



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 ...



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.



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, ...



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 ...



The Week Ahead: Feb. 3-9, 2019 - MyVeronaNJ  My veronanj

The week starts off with a very important fundraiser for the Rescue Squad and includes lots of new programs for everyone at the Verona Public Library.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Union High School Principal Files Lawsuit Claiming Racially Motivated Discrimination  TAPinto.net

UNION, NJ – A second lawsuit in as many weeks involving Union schools has been filed by an employee of the school district. Corey Lowery, currently on ...



LETTER: CHS Special Dance Tackles Big Topics With Energy, Expertise & Joy (PHOTOS, VIDEO)  The Village Green

To the Editor: Those of us lucky enough to be in the Columbia High School auditorium for last week's Special Dance Company performance witnessed ...



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 ...



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 ...



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: ...



Maplewood Celebrates Black History Month  Maplewood, NJ Patch

Maplewood Celebrates Black History Month - Maplewood, NJ - A plethora of events are scheduled throughout the month of February.



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 ...



Students File Three Lawsuits Related to Alleged Sexual Misconduct By Former Columbia H. S. Teacher  TAPinto.net

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - Three lawsuits have been filed against the South Orange Maplewood School District -- the most recent just two month ago -- by students of a ...



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, ...



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

Three former SC teachers explain why they quit their jobs, helping fuel a statewide teacher shortage.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

SUMRALL — A commercial jet flies through lightning at the top of Dannis Jackson's Twitter profile because the Sumrall wide receiver prides himself on speed.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Columbia company moving to old training school for expansion  WDAM-TV

A two-year-old parachute manufacturing company is expanding its operations by occupying part of the old Columbia Training School.



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 ...



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

columbia-high-school. Nicole Dufault, 35, of Caldwell, pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of sexually assaulting six male students at Columbia High School in ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



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), ...



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 ...



This Week’s Wedding Announcements  The New York Times

All of the weddings right here on one handy page for you.



Teacher mom, 38, charged in sex romps with six teen boys is now focus of three new lawsuits  Fox News

A former New Jersey high school teacher accused of sexual misconduct with six teenage boys is now the focus of three lawsuits filed against her and the school ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



South Orange-Maplewood Board of Ed Appoints 2 More Administrators  The Village Green

At a special meeting on September 29, the South Orange-Maplewood Board of Education appointed two administrators, helping to fill two more spots after a ...



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, ...



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.



Former Columbia HS girls' basketball legendary coach Johanna Wright to be honored in North Carolina  Essex News Daily

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – At Columbia High School, Gene Chyzowych in soccer and Len Klepack in track and field are generally regarded as the top coaches in ...



The Numbers Behind Abinusawa's 7.33 60 Meters  MileSplit

The Germantown Academy freshman put herself in the record books with a remarkable Millrose run.



Nimbus Dance announces spring season  The Hudson Reporter

Nimbus Dance will bring world premieres and acclaimed repertory to the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM Fisher) and South Orange Performing Arts Center ...



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 ...



Joan Crystal, Cynthia Thompson, Maplewood Garden Club to Receive Maple Leaf Award  The Village Green

From the Maplewood Civic Association: On Sunday, May 6, 2018, Joan Crystal, Cynthia Thompson, and the Maplewood Garden Club will be honored as ...



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 ...



South Orange Police Sergeant & District Teacher Weigh In on Lawson-Muhammad Traffic Stop  The Village Green

South Orange Police Sgt. Steven Davenport made one of eight requests for the South Orange police dashcam video of a traffic stop involving South ...



Foxworth resident elected PRCC homecoming queen  Hattiesburg American

Michaela Aliss Andrews of Foxworth has been elected 2015 Homecoming Queen at Pearl River Community College.



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 ...



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 ...



Bryce Brown: 3 things to know about Auburn basketball's senior guard  Montgomery Advertiser

Is Auburn's Bryce Brown the best 3-point shooter in Auburn history?



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.



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.



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