East High School students host an anti-bullying program from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the school
Derrick Manns, executive vice chancellor for Fletcher Technical Community College, is the second finalist to be EGCC’s new president
The first of four finalists to be EGCC president emphasizes experience
Teachers at four Valley schools earn Believe in Ohio grants
New auditor NEW WATERFORD Ralph T. Meacham was sworn in as acting Mahoning County auditor and
Study finds no negative academic effects for districts that adopt open enrollment
St. Joseph the Provider will buy a walk-in freezer with grant funds
KSU’s supplier diversity program manager named Advocate of the Year by the Ohio Minority Supplier Development Council
MCCTC students recognized for business skills
Grove City College communications professor contributes to book
Brent Kidwell and Sal Thomas of Trumbull County Career and Technical Center make last-minute adjustments as they prepare to test how much weight their bridge can hold at Friday’s eighth Mahoning Valley Miniature Bridge Building Competition at Youngstown State University. Teams from 17 Mahoning Valley high schools competed.
The Youngstown Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. donated 50 books and $250 to the Discovery at Volney program
Valley school students take PARCC tests on either computer or with paper and pencil this year
ACE union at YSU says it will take time to review contract offer
YSU trustees approved a faculty contract with Harry Meshel and David Deibel opposed
The Sweet Life Cupcake Competition is Saturday
YSU sees increases in the number of freshmen who have been admitted and those who have applied this year compared to last
The city school district is looking to trim about $2 million from next year’s budget
Board vacancy GREENFORD The South Range Board of Education is seeking to fill a vacancy. The
South Range sets registration GREENFORD Kindergarten registration for students in the South
Jewish Relations Council sponsors annual Holocaust writing contest for students
Ohio Magazine recognizes four YSU professors for excellence
Poland and Wadsworth high schools join YSU Dana School of Music faculty for wind and percussion invitational
Youngstown, Campbell and Warren are the Valley’s poorest districts with Jackson-Milton, Canfield and Lordstown being the wealthiest
Peyton Truman, 12, makes short wind-power snap circuits during the Chaney STEM Girls after-school gathering at the Chaney Campus in Youngstown.
YSU considers plan to attract more international students and trustees’ committee selects honorary degree recipients
The YSU Senior Youth Mentorship Program matches senior mentors with under-served teenagers
YSU saw a brief power outage Thursday and classes are canceled this morning
Teanna Sullivan sits next to the computer screen displaying a digital camera she is designing, based on the style of an older Polaroid instant camera. Students in the Chaney Computer Club get to decide what kind of device they want to create and then figure out how to do it.
YSU faculty union approves new contract, but a statement says raises and bonuses are subsidized by union givebacks
John Young, former Cardinal Mooney High School principal, was hired Tuesday as the interim principal at Campbell Memorial High School
The faculty union is expected to vote this week on a tentative agreement with trustees’ vote to follow
Free citizenship classes offered youngstown The English Center, in collaboration with the
Students in Fashion and Interiors sponsoring fashion designer’s presentation
The two facilities signed a memorandum of understanding
Participants in the Bloody Sunday commemoration will walk across the bridge over the Mahoning River as part of the event
Virgil Ciprian “Chip” Gilea, his wife, Brandy Gilea, and son, Luca, 16 months, relax in their Canfield home. Chip recently became a U.S. citizen.
Last year saw a drop in the number of Mahoning County residents who passed the GED test
Each of the four EGCC presidential finalists will participate in open forums both at the Valley Center in Youngstown and the main campus in Steubenville
Shots fired at house AUSTINTOWN Township police are investigating a case of felonious assault
The Women in Science and Engineering Career Day workshop aims to expose girls to science and technology career opportunities
Two members of the Youngstown City School District Academic Distress Commission are out, replaced by new appointees.
Mayor John McNally says he’s willing to meet with the parents’ group
CollegeCompare.com ranks YSU among state’s top colleges and universities
Completing FAFSA is one of first steps in college application process
National center lists MCCTC hospitality program among 50 elite
Community college students who transfer do as well as or better than those who enroll directly in four-year schools
Five Choffin Career Center students, from left, Rickia Alli, Christopher Stevens, Dionshay Taylor, Kristen Bowman and Makala Shultz, are taking a course in firefighting taught by members of the Youngstown Fire Department.
Mahoning Valley education officials say latest budget numbers many undergo many changes before being finalized
Diane Less, director and co-founder of Angels for Animals, hugs Prince, a 5-year-old labrador retriever available for adoption at the shelter. This month, Angels is offering low-income pet owners the opportunity to have their pets spayed or neutered at a low cost through a program called Ban the Big Bellies.