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'It was time for a change': Keenan steps down as Millbrook football coach  Poughkeepsie Journal

Longtime Millbrook High School football coach Sean Keenan has stepped down and is in search of a job at a larger school.

How a Thirteen-Year-Old Girl Smashed the Gender Divide in American High Schools  The New Yorker

Fifty years ago this month, at a time when America was divided on questions of war, race, and gender, Alice de Rivera decided that she was fed up with her ...

Honoring Buddy: Phillips family presents OAA plaque to JPS (copy)  Grandlakenews

Growing up in rural Jay, Jerod Phillips and Marciee Philips Postoak watched as their dad read from two books - the Bible and the NFHS rule book for high school ...

Who is Roger Stone? Longtime Republican operative worked on campaigns from Richard Nixon to Donald Trump  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON – Roger Stone, a political operative whose work on Republican campaigns spans from Richard Nixon to President Donald Trump, has links to ...

Girls basketball: John Jay-Cross River wins sixth straight after lowly 1-5 start  The Journal News |

John Jay-Cross River (7-5) defeated league foe Panas (10-2) for its sixth consecutive win and to remain undefeated in the new year.

A super opportunity to see the big game  Odessa American

Though it has been more than a decade since Roy Garcia III coached Marcus Cannon, the Odessa High graduate and starting right tackle for the New England ...

Spelling S-U-C-C-E-S-S in Jay  Grandlakenews

Abalienation, bradyseism, inagglutinable, pedagogy and zwieback. Those are just a few of the words Gavin Tate will learn as he prepares for the area spelling ...

Shackelford remembered for character, faith  Grandlakenews

Character and faith are the two words which captures the legacy Warren Shackelford left to those who knew him. The long-time educator, coach, administrator ...

Fundraiser to restore sports fields at Spruce Mountain High in El Faro crew's honor WCSH-WLBZ

For Deb Roberts, it's personal: her son, Michael Holland was a star football player at Jay High School, before it became Spruce Mountain. Some of her favorite ...

Jay festival to honor local man who died in El Faro disaster  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

JAY — The inaugural Hollandstrong Summer Fest will be held Saturday, Aug. 11, beginning with a 5-kilometer run/walk at 8 a.m. at Spruce Mountain high and ...

John Jay High School Students Perform 'Harvey' This Weekend

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – After weeks of preparation, John Jay High School students are excited to put a *fresh* spin on a 74-year-old Pulitzer Prize-winning play.

John Jay High School Teen of the Month: Emily Knowlton

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – For John Jay High School senior Emily Knowlton, helping others is always forefront in her mind. It's this strong commitment to giving back ...

John Jay High School Locked Down Accidentally

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - John Jay High School was locked down at around 3:16 p.m. Thursday, but it appears to be inadvertent, police and school officials said.

Athlete Spotlight: Charlie Murphy

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - John Jay senior Charlie Murphy is a team captain and point guard on the varsity boys basketball team. He scored a career-high 31 points ...

Student from John Jay fight speaks out  WOAI

SAN ANTONIO - One week after a fight was posted online from near John Jay high school, and one of the participants is speaking out.“I had to get three stitches ...

Shackleford to lead JPS in next school year  Grandlakenews

Larry Shackleford, a 1974 graduate of Jay High School, has been picked as the new superintendent for his alma mater. Shackleford, who most recently has ...

John Jay's class of 2018, principal, on to next chapters  Poughkeepsie Journal

Loved ones packed the Mid-Hudson Civic Center Friday night to celebrate with John Jay's class of 2018.

Jay QB’s dream becomes a reality as he signs with Baylor  San Antonio Express-News

Mustangs signal-caller Jacob Zeno grew from a 6-foot, 140-pounder as a freshman to a top prospect who earned 27 Division I offers and signed with Baylor.

John Jay HS Announces Class of 2019 Valedictorian, Salutatorian  Bedford, NY Patch

John Jay HS Announces Val, Sal For 2019 - Bedford-Katonah, NY - The district bases these awards on students' first three years of high school.

Football: This time, Bryce Ford and John Jay 'finish' against Somers  The Journal News |

CROSS RIVER - On the same field against the same team last October, John Jay-Cross River encountered adversity and couldn't withstand it. When the Indians ...

Jay School District gets new superintendent  Four States Homepage

The Jay School District will be under new leadership this year.

Softball's frequent flier Megan Schumacher to play for Mizzou  Poughkeepsie Journal

Megan Schumacher, a John Jay High School softball star, will sign a National Letter of Intent to play at the University of Missouri.

Football: After record-setting season, Bryce Ford is Westchester/Putnam Player of the Year  The Journal News |

Bryce Ford smashed single-season and career records as a senior at John Jay-Cross River.

Jay duo provides plenty of offensive punch  San Antonio Express-News

Jay football coach Gary Gutierrez believes he has the best offensive duo in San Antonio. It's tough to argue with him. Senior quarterback Jacob Zeno returns ...

John Jay's Derek White dominates defensively, wins Performer of the Week  Poughkeepsie Journal

Linebacker Derek White, with a dynamic performance, led the John Jay football team to a big win and earned the Journal's Performer of the Week.

Changing Our World: Udder Space plans set for 2019 week  Grandlakenews

Students are planning an "udder space" time this spring, as members of the Grove High School Student Body Council prepare for the 2019 COW Week.

Florence L. Cronkhite  Lewiston Sun Journal

JAY — Florence (LaPointe) Cronkhite, 78, passed away Thursday, Sept. 27, at her home in Jay. She was born Oct. 28, 1939, the daughter of Roland and ...

John Jay football: Roster changes and an interesting playlist mix  Poughkeepsie Journal

No two seasons are ever alike when it comes to roster construction, John Jay High School football coach Tom O'Hare said. There are no long-term contracts and ...

BGC Academics: Brennan HS art murals, John Jay HS engineering class  KSAT San Antonio

When students walk down the hall of Brennan High School near the art department, they are greeted by a huge mural on the wall of five different famous artists.

Northside ISD’s bond issue anticipates continuing growth  San Antonio Express-News

The largest school district in San Antonio is putting its largest bond proposal ever on the May 5 ballot.

Jay's Edwards, Gulf Breeze's Spooneybarger set standard with college signings  Pensacola News Journal

Jay's Sarah Edwards, Gulf Breeze's Hannah Spooneybarger make school history with college signings in their sport.

Jay High Freshman Charged With The Attempted Murder Of His Father

A Jay High School freshman has been charged with attempted murder after shooting his father Sunday morning. Jackson Shane Baxley, 15, was charged with ...

Eight John Jay Students Are National Merit Semifinalists

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – John Jay High School has produced eight semi-finalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Competition. They join the approximate ...

For local high school graduates, college, military in future  Poughkeepsie Journal

Many of the thousands of students in 16 local Dutchess and Ulster districts to graduate high school this year will head to college, trends show.

John Jay's Max Vicuna guts through arthritic pain to play on Fridays

John Jay offensive lineman Max Vicuña suffers from juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, playing and training through constant pain.

Charges Upgraded Against Former Jay Baseball Coach Accused Of Inappropriately Touching Students

The State Attorney's Office said Thursday that charges have been upgraded against the former head baseball coach at Jay High School accused of allegedly ...

Girls soccer: Rye hands John Jay-CR its first loss behind Leah Kenny's rocket shot  The Journal News |

Rye junior Leah Kenny provided the game-winning goal in a 1-0 double-overtime victory at John Jay-Cross River.

District 5 Candidates forum set for Monday in Jay  Grandlakenews

Candidates on both sides of the aisle for the upcoming Oklahoma House of Representatives District 5 will take part in a candidates forum next week. The event ...

Dynamic duo leads John Jay Mustangs into 2018 season

Good players coming out of Jay High School is nothing new, but this year there is a dynamic duo that could light the gridiron on fire.

John Jay HS Valedictorian Seeks To Become Assistant DA  Bedford, NY Patch

Valedictorian Seeks To Become Assistant DA - Bedford-Katonah, NY - During high school, Katherine Ricca volunteered doing home repairs at no cost to ...

Tip leads to new search for teenager who disappeared in 1986  WMTW Portland

A Jay teenager went missing over 30 years ago, but with a new tip, police are re-opening the case to see if they can find any answers. WMTW's Jim Keithley has ...

This Westchester School District Just Named Best In State  Mount Pleasant Daily Voice

The Katonah-Lewisboro School District was named the "best school district" in New York state, by 24/7 Wall St. The financial news and opinion company based ...

Overbearing parents can take the fun out of sports for their kids  The Journal News |

Experts agree that parents are more involved in youth and high school sports than ever before.

John Jay Valedictorian: Katherine Ricca

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – During her high school years, Katie Ricca was regularly told by her guidance counselor that her grade point average sounded like the ...

Special Olympics - ESPN Honor Roll for 2018  ESPN

ESPN has announced the ESPN Honor Roll for 2018 -- a list of top 30 schools from across the country -- as part of its Special Olympics Unified Champion ...

Wrestling: North Rockland steamrolls its way into the Section 1 quarterfinals  The Journal News |

North Rockland wrestling outscored opponents by a combined score of 141-27 to advance to the quarterfinals of the Section 1 Dual Meet Championships.

John Jay volleyball: Chemistry, potential and a jumping contest  Poughkeepsie Journal

What could possibly have disrupted the harmony and positive vibes at John Jay volleyball practice?

Robert Armandi  Lewiston Sun Journal

FARMINGTON — Robert Armandi, 96, a resident of Jay, passed away peacefully Thursday morning, Sept. 27, at Sandy River Center in Farmington. He was born ...

Athlete Spotlight: John Jay Goalkeeper Heads Into Final Varsity Season

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Allison Oestreicher has been a standout goalkeeper at John Jay High School. After a shoulder injury in eighth grade, she came back in a ...

Girls soccer: The 2018 lohud all-tournament selections and MVPs  The Journal News |

Now that all the physical hardware has been handed out from the Section 1 girls soccer tournament, there are some more honors we'd like to hand out.

Charles E. Crafts  Lewiston Sun Journal

Charles E. Crafts. 1942 – 2018. TOGUS – Charles E. Crafts, 77, of Livermore, died at Togus Springs Hospice on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018. He was born Aug.

Local drill teams connected through championships, family  WOAI

SAN ANTONIO -- Two brothers teaching at different high schools in San Antonio are celebrating big wins.John Lopardi works at John Jay High School.

John Jay High School's Production of Sci-fi Rock Musical Little Shop of Horrors this Weekend  HamletHub

John Jay High School presents “Little Shop of Horrors" on Thursday, March 22, and Friday, March 23, at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, March 24 at 1:00 and 7:00 p.m..

Thomson: Rival coaches predict Section 1 football championships  The Journal News |

Lohud's Josh Thomson asked coaches who played both finalists during the regular season to predict a winner for each Section 1 football championship.

John Jay Graduate Joins Pro Frisbee Team

CHICAGO - John Jay High School, well-known for its football, ice hockey and lacrosse teams, has another high-achieving team. Today, Ultimate Frisbee is one ...

Jay High Grad Earns His Wings Of Gold, Headed To Japan

LTJG Payden Roberts of Jay, and formerly of Milton, earned his Wings of Gold onboard Naval Air Station (NAS) Whiting Field recently. Roberts, who said both ...

Seventeen-year-old Cynthia "Binny" Lowry still missing five months after disappearing from San Antonio high school

Cynthia “Binny” Lowry was last seen at John Jay High School in San Antonio, Texas around 10:00 a.m. on January 17, 2018.

DelCo Free Fair starts Tuesday in Jay  Grandlakenews

A lifetime of lessons is now three Jay seniors describe what they've learned from taking part in the Delaware County Free Fair. The trio, Kalley Whitlock, Sellor ...

Athlete Spotlight: Lauren Pollack a Leader for Cross-Country Team

John Jay senior Lauren Pollak was a member of the Indians' varsity girls cross-country team. The team won its fourth straight Section 1 team title this season and ...

Two John Jay students hit by car in front of school, DWI suspected  KSAT 12

SAN ANTONIO - Two John Jay High School students were hit by a car driven by a suspected drunken driver Thursday afternoon in front of the campus, police ...

Baylor early signing period: Bears add defensive lineman to bring class to 20 signees  Dallas News

Here's a list of players who signed with Baylor on Wednesday (all rankings are from 247 Sports):Peyton Powell; ATH; 6-2; 182; 4 stars (Permian High...

John Jay High School Students Present 'Little Women'  Lewisboro Daily Voice

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. -- Students at John Jay High School will perform in four renditions of the play "Little Women." "The musical, written by Allan Knee, with lyrics ...

From Hopewell to Broadway, Patti Murin embraces sisterhood as princess in Disney 'Frozen'  Poughkeepsie Journal

Princess qualities come handily for Hopewell Junction native Patti Murin, who stars as Anna, in the Broadway production of Disney “Frozen.”

What's Up, South Texas!: Female cadet makes history, putting a spin on male-dominated drill team  KSAT 12

When Danielle Gonzalez got to John Jay High School, she had no idea that she would later become the first ever female cadet to make the JROTC Silver Eagles ...

Poughkeepsie High School grads: 'Continue to write your story'  Poughkeepsie Journal

Poughkeepsie High School's class of 2018 graduated Friday.

Northside ISD spreads holiday cheer with gift-giving program

SAN ANTONIO — 8-year-old Jonathan spent his Wednesday morning combing through aisles and scouring shelves with his sister Naomii—searching high and ...

Career training available at Northwest Florida schools  The Northwest Florida Daily News

Northwest Florida students have the opportunity to pursue vocational and other certifications to better address workforce needs through programs offered by ...

Softball preview: 2018 John Jay-East Fishkill Patriots  The Journal News |

A preseason look at reigning Conference 1-A champions John Jay-East Fishkill.

Thomson: Want to score points? Put your best player at quarterback  The Journal News |

More often than not, the area's best football teams have their best player at quarterback. Take John Jay-Cross River's Bryce Ford, for example.

John Jay Teen Jams with Buddy Guy on Stage at Ridgefield Playhouse

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. – Marcky DiGiacomo, a 15-year-old sophomore at John Jay High School, hadn't been born yet in 2003, when legendary blues musician ...

These SA high schools plan to walk out for nationwide protest of gun violence  KSAT 12

On the anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting, students from at least 10 San Antonio area high schools are planning to participate in the ...

John Jay High School Has Five National Merit Finalists  HamletHub

Congratulations to John Jay's National Merit Scholarship Finalists Lane Carbaugh, Samuel Chen, Kailas Amin, Katherine Ricca, and Kaley Mamo!

Boys lax: John Jay's Braden Burke's latest comeback story is a work in progress  The Journal News |

The All-American lacrosse defenseman is coming back from a knee injury suffered in John Jay's first game of the 2017 playoffs.

Pawling senior Wrobel reflects fondly on high school  Poughkeepsie Journal

Jack Wrobel and 91 other seniors graduated from Pawling High School on Friday.

West Side native Gina Ortiz Jones wants to create opportunity in CD 23  San Antonio Express-News

Gina Ortiz Jones stood before a juvenile court judge, ready to receive six months' probation during her freshman year of high school for “an altercation with ...

Millbrook High School celebrates 79 graduates at commencement  Poughkeepsie Journal

Seventy-nine students graduated Friday evening as part of Millbrook High School's class of 2018.

Jay High class graduates with $1.7 million in financial aid  Santa Rosa Press Gazette

JAY — Friends and family filled the Jay High School gymnasium to support the 2017 graduating seniors.Here are some facts about Jay's graduates: The class of ...

Two join Grove PD  Grandlakenews

Two men, both with ties to the Grand Lake region, are the newest members of the Grove Police Department. In late June the men, Marshall Green, a graduate of ...

Lewisboro Woman Arrested in Road Rage Incident

BEDFORD, N.Y. – A 57-year-old Lewisboro woman was arrested Thursday, Oct. 4, for her alleged involvement in a road rage incident on I-684.

Athlete Spotlight: Isaiah Rust of John Jay

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – John Jay graduate Isaiah Rust was a defenseman on the varsity boys lacrosse team.

List: 28 Westchester, Putnam schools make US News 2018 rankings  The Journal News |

Westchester and Putnam high schools were among the top performing in the country, according to 2018 U.S. News and World Report list.

Arlington's Powell plays both ways, is Journal Player of the Week  Poughkeepsie Journal

Powell passed for two touchdowns in the Admirals' blowout win over Ramapo, and caught two interceptions.

Jay High's Brad Marcilliat retiring  Pensacola News Journal

When beloved Jay High School Principal Brad Marcilliat told athletic director Lance Youngblood he planned to retire to spend time with his ailing wife, ...

These Dutchess Students Named National Merit Semifinalists | Southwest Dutchess  Southwest Dutchess Daily Voice

Some of Dutchess County's best and brightest students were among those chosen as semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program, which celebrates ...

Local students organize prom for senior citizens

Students from John Jay High School put on a special prom night for senior citizens at the Madison Estates Retirement Community.

Voters Guide: 23rd Congressional District  WOAI

SAN ANTONIO - Voters Guide for 23rd Congressional District with candidates Will Hurd (R), Gina Ortiz Jones (D) and Ruben Corvalan (L). Evaluate President ...

Keeping Up with Gina Ortiz Jones, Who Wants to Unseat Congressman Will Hurd  San Antonio Current

Editor's Note: Jade Esteban Estrada is the writer of Glitter Political, a series of articles detailing San Antonio's elections. As a professional homosexual, I admit to ...

Gina Ortiz Jones Knows How to Fight Against Trump—She Used to Work for Him

Gina Ortiz Jones is out to make history. As the Democratic candidate for Texas' 23rd congressional district, she will go up against two-term Republican ...

Man Goes on Stabbing Rampage In Front of John Jay High School, Police Say  DNAinfo

A 20-year-old was arrested in from of the John Jay Educational Campus on Seventh Avenue on Wednesday.

Fight back against crime! Check out this year's National Night Out events  KSAT 12

Get ready for this year's National Night Out! NNO is a neighborhood crime and drug prevention event that occurs annually and is celebrated in every city, town ...

Katonah-Lewisboro Teen of the Month: Heather Sherr

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - As a child, John Jay High School senior Heather Sherr always had a natural curiosity towards science, especially in the area of biology.

John Jay Students Vote To Keep 'Indians' Nickname  Lewisboro Daily Voice

John Jay High School in Cross River will retain the "Indians" mascot after more than 58 percent of students voted to keep the current nickname, according to ...

Baylor recruiting update: Matt Rhule nabs another solid QB; how does rest of the 2019 class stack up?  Dallas News

Matt Rhule has impressed with what he's been able to do on the field in 2018, leading a team that went 1-11 in 2017 to a bowl appearance. But what...

This NYC high school has a big grade-fixing problem  New York Post

Grade-fixing is alive and well in NYC schools as administrators come up with tricky new ways to inflate their graduation rates — and few of the hundreds of...

New Beer Crazes Keep South Salem's Scott Vaccaro Busy

ELMSFORD, N.Y. – Scott Vaccaro's boundless creativity when it comes to making beer is matched only by his customer's thirst for it. The Captain Lawrence ...

Local students speak out on gun violence in schools: 'My friends and I know where to hide'  Poughkeepsie Journal

Following a series of local threats, a public forum on gun violence in schools was held by Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney, D-Cold Spring.

Boys lacrosse: Twins are creating double trouble across the region  The Journal News |

There are 16 sets of boys lacrosse twins in play across the Lower Hudson Valley this season.

Katonah-Lewisboro Teen of the Month: Sona Minasian

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – For John Jay High School senior Sona Minasian, music isn't just an interest but a passion that guides her life both academically and ...

John Jay Students To Vote On School Mascot Name Change  Lewisboro Daily Voice

John Jay High School students in Cross River will have a chance to cast their vote Wednesday on whether to keep the name of their school mascot as the ...

Former Steele HS standout, NFL player Malcolm Brown sits down with KSAT Sports  KSAT San Antonio

Los Angeles Rams Running back Malcolm Brown is entering his fourth NFL season. The former Texas Longhorns running back went undrafted in 2015 and was ...

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