Education

Old Fort homecoming court

PHOTO BY NICOLE WALBY The Old Fort High School homecoming court includes (from left, front row) Lydia Frankart, Hanna Bilger, Rachel Eberly, Whitney Bilger, Madison Shul and Maya Englehart, and )back row) Harmon Channels, Stephen Simon, Devyn Smith, Luke Wagner, Caleb O’Connor and ...

Mohawk uses fifth calamity day

SYCAMORE — Mohawk Superintendent Ken Ratliff addressed the issue of winter weather and school cancellations Monday. The district has reached the five-day cancellation limit. If any further days are canceled, the district is required to use make-up date as set in the district calendar: ...

Passing it on

Hopewell-Loudon High School graduate Logan Frank takes time Tuesday morning with fourth- and fifth-grade classes to teach them about chemical reactions during a STEM program. She is a senior at Ohio University studying chemical engineering.

TCS approves renewal levy for May ballot

Tiffin City Board of Education members moved to place a renewal tax levy on the May ballot during their regular meeting Tuesday. The levy would generate $1.6 million a year for five years. In addition, the board approved a compensation agreement with the city of Tiffin for public ...

Scissors incident alleged

The mother of a Tiffin Middle School student is asking the district to take a traumatic incident involving her daughter seriously. Friday afternoon, Jennifer Houck was notified of an incident involving her 11-year-old daughter and a male student. According to Houck, her daughter was grabbed ...

Sentinel named to top-50 list

Sentinel Career and Technology Center has been named one of the top 50 hospitality programs in the nation. Sentinel was named to the 2018 Elite 50, which recognizes high schools and career and technical centers. Schools named to the list set the standard for secondary school training in ...

Court’s in session

Judge Mark Repp (left) of Tiffin-Fostoria Municipal Court presides over a mock civil trial in Columbian High School’s cafeteria Friday morning. Ethan Heyman (right) plays the role of defense attorney and Alex Larrick spends time on the witness stand. Kyle Daugherty (back) was the court ...

’Berg, Terra plan nursing degree

Heidelberg University and Terra State Community College agreed this week to work together to develop a bachelor’s degree in nursing. “This partnership was prompted by the presence of a strong nursing program at TSCC that provided students with an associate degree, but no local option here ...

Tiffin students combine forces for art exhibit

Calvert and Columbain high school art students are coming together for their annual art exhibitions through the “Unity” Art Show. The show is to be exhibited at Tiffin University’s Diane Kidd Gallery in the Hayes Center for the Arts through Dec. 8. An artist reception is set for 4-6 ...

Getting a head start

Tiffin University students speak with representatives from the criminal justice field during the Ohio Council of Criminal Justice Career Fair Wednesday in Heminger Center on TU’s campus.

Two Calvert juniors attend national liturgical conference

Two Calvert Catholic High School juniors attended a five-day liturgical leadership conference over the summer, becoming more knowledgeable about their faith. Marie Perez-Ramirez and Luke Brickner were nominated to attend the “One Bread, One Cup” conference June 26-30, along with chaperons ...

Heidelberg University royalty

Haylee Patel was crowned Heidelberg University’s homecoming queen and Jimmy Hanley was crowned king. Both are majoring in accounting. PHOTOS BY PAT GAIETTO

Deficit projected for Tiffin Schools

The annual five-year forecast was presented Tuesday evening during the regular Tiffin City Board of Education meeting. The forecast includes revenues, expenditures and changes in fund balances for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2018 through 2022. District Treasurer Sharon Perry presented ...

Changemakers: Columbian students collecting items for Morrison House

A student-led organization at Columbian High School is working on making a difference within the school and in the community. The Changemakers, established at the start of the school year, has collected more than $3,000 for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts and now is working toward collecting ...

Clyde homecoming court

PHOTO SUBMITTED Clyde High School’s homecoming court includes (front row, from left) Avery Cantu, Paige Brown, Maddie Greenslade, Madaline Wagner, Ruby Schabel and Emma Waugh; and (back row, from left) John Loparo, Trevor Burtch, Seth Hohman, Lucas McKee, Jack Morrison and Bailey ...

Lakota royalty

Lakota High School’s homecoming queen is Faith Biddle, daughter of Chad and Kristy Biddle, and homecoming king is Caleb Chalfin, son of Kent Chalfin and Shellie Hill. PHOTOS BY NICOLE WALBY

Upper Sandusky royalty

Upper Sandusky High School’s homecoming queen is Leah Crawford, daughter of Larry Crawford and Karen Fritz, and homecoming king is Stephen Griffin, son of Daniel Griffin and Barbara Hoffman. PHOTOS BY NICOLE WALBY

Upper Sandusky homecoming court

PHOTO BY NICOLE WALBY Upper Sandusky High School's homecoming court includes (front row, from left) Leah Crawford, Hannah Gier, Lillie Orians, Bre Risario and Lucy Smith; and (back row, from left) Nicholas Clark, Noah Clary, Jevon Dible, Stephen Griffin and Connor Johnston.

Fostoria High royalty

Fostoria High School homecoming queen is Briana Rusk, daughter of Kevin and Tecky Rusk and the homecoming king is Skyler Garcia, son of Vanessa Garcia and Derrick Kleinmark. PHOTOS BY NICOLE WALBY

Master in counseling program at ’Berg gets $1.3M grant

Heidelberg University’s master of arts in counseling program recently received a grant to help train counselors to fill gaps and unmet needs. The program received the Project KITE grant – $1.3 million over four years – to target the rural counties of Erie, Huron, Seneca and Sandusky and ...