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Special needs students gather for 21st prom

The dance, now in its 21st year, brings students with special needs from more than 30 schools across three counties together for a prom experience.

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Fitch junior shines in shoe repair

Maeson Green, a Fitch High School junior, puts his best foot forward with his shoe-repair and cleaning business.

Austintown schools announce concert schedule

Austintown schools announce concert schedule

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Austintown hosts annual Wax Museum Show

Austintown second-graders showed their historical knowledge at Austintown Elementary’s annual Wax Museum Show

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DeBartolo Foundation awards $140K in scholarships

Twenty high-school seniors from Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties each received $7,000 scholarships.

Nearly 1,000 in attendance for Grandparents Day

More than 500 grandparents and special guests attended 400 St. Christine School students’ annual Grandparents Day

Project Veritas attempts sting operation at Lordstown schools

A spokesman said Project Veritas does not comment on ongoing investigations “real or imagined.”

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Boardman officer leaving schools job after 15 years

Boardman police Sgt. Chuck Hillman soon will leave his job as a school resource officer after 15 years to become supervisor of the township’s 911 dispatch center.

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Youngstown’s teacher of year evokes natural talent

Brogan Todd, Volney Rogers Elementary kindergarten teacher, was named Youngstown City Schools Teacher of the Year for 2018.

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Hubbard elementary students raise $6,223 for teacher with cancer

Hubbard Elementary School students pulled all the stops to make their Pennies for Patients fundraiser in April successful.

Campbell students prepare for Destination Imagination global finals

Campbell students are in the final month of their preparations before they participate in the Destination Imagination global finals in Knoxville, Tenn.

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Struthers 3rd-graders get crash course in physics at Skate Zone

Struthers third-grade students roll a skate down a binder as part of a STEM lesson during their field trip to the Skate Zone in Austintown Tuesday. The students, from left, are Leah Markotan, Pearlie Edmonds, Chloe Hardin and Hunter Wilson.

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Canfield students’ mental-health bill heads to Statehouse

Canfield High School students have drafted a bill proposal to put mental health at the forefront of safety conversations

Victim in 1991 Warren workplace shooting recounts experience

An active shooter conference at YSU sought to “put tools in the toolbox” for businesses and schools concerned about security.

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Boardman student’s Eagle Scout project benefits veterans

Colin Russell of Boardman explains how he designed a flag-retirement site for AMVETS Post 44 in Struthers. It features a custom-built fire pit with logos honoring both AMVETS and the Boy Scouts. Russell completed the activity for his Eagle Scout service project.