Administrative changes & transparency: New Washington Co. Sheriff provides departmental update

JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. (WJHL) — Washington County, Tennessee Sheriff Keith Sexton announced leadership changes within the department on Thursday morning, introducing new administrators and the sheriff’s office’s strive for transparency. Sexton introduced newly appointed Chief Deputy John Lowry, Capt. Thomas Dillard to lead the Criminal Investigations Department, Jail Administrator Don Finley, Lt. Kevin Sanders over the […]

Alaska high school hockey rivals are in a battle for toys

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - A High school hockey rivalry looks to have a big payoff for the Toys for Tots program, and it isn’t just the students who are excited about this friendly competition. This weekend’s match between the Eagle River and Chugiak High School hockey teams includes an additional challenge: which school’s team can collect the most toys for Toys for Tots.

Howard County school officials call video of staff punching student ‘upsetting’

Howard County’s school superintendent called an incident captured on video Thursday showing staff restraining and hitting a student in the Howard High School cafeteria “upsetting” and said police and school officials are investigating. The video shows three adults, an administrator dressed in a suit, and two others in uniforms, holding down a student on the floor of the cafeteria. One of those ...
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Lockport High schools to reopen after online threat

LOCKPORT — For the second time in two weeks, Lockport High School and Lockport High School West were closed to students due to a threat made on social media. Students were instead shifted to remote learning for Thursday. Michelle Bradley, superintendent of the Lockport schools, said a “late evening anonymous...

SRO Cephus Rogers a big promoter of restorative practices

A counselor, a mentor, a friend, an advocate – all things Corporal Cephus Rogers brings to the table as the school resource officer at Philip Simmons High. Rogers has a special ability to make connections with the families in the school community, and it is something that serves him well as an SRO who supports using restorative practices within the school in order to help students stay on track.

Mercedes-AMG Retains GTWC Manufacturers’ Title Again

Mercedes-AMG has secured a third consecutive Fanatec GT World Challenge powered by AWS global manufacturers’ title ahead of Lamborghini and Audi Sport. Points for the GTWC manufacturers’ championship were taken from each brand’s highest finishing car in class at every regional series race in Europe, North America and Australia, with the amounts varying depending on race length and the number of entries.