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Helping a friend in need  Grandlakenews

It turned into a horrific that day in May 2018. Jake Whitlock went to work just like any other day, but as he was splitting wood, his hands ended up in the wrong ...



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 ...



Jay School District gets new superintendent  Four States Homepage

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



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 ...



Survey Says: John Jay Students Grade Their School  TAPinto.net

CROSS RIVER, N.Y. - What grades did John Jay High School seniors give their teachers?



Parents file $2.5 million lawsuit against Jay Public Schools  Grandlakenews

The parents of a Jay High School student have filed a $2.5 million civil rights lawsuit in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Oklahoma in Tulsa against ...



Fighting Peacocks prep for national games  Grandlakenews

Members of the Fighting Peacocks, much like their beloved mascot the Peacock, are loud, proud and ready to take on the world On Saturday, June 2, the team ...



Callahan, Waeckerle to serve as homecoming queens  Grandlakenews

Callie Callihan and Garrett Sweeney have been tapped by their classmates to serve as the Jay High School 2018 Basketball Homecoming Queen and King, ...



Update: Parents file $2.5 million lawsuit against Jay Public Schools  Grandlakenews

Editor's Note: The story has been updated to include information from both the parents' lawyer and the school's legal representative. The parents of a Jay High ...



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

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



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Parents file $2.5 million lawsuit against Oklahoma school district after coach reportedly raped teen daughter  kfor.com

JAY, Okla. - The parents of teenage girl are suing an Oklahoma school district after a basketball coach allegedly raped and sexually assaulted their 15-year-old ...



NFL sees its first Cherokee referee in Phillips  Cherokee Phoenix

Cherokee Nation citizen Jerrod Phillips, a National Football League official, picks up his penalty flag during a game. Phillips started his career officiating high ...



Kirk named new Jay football coach  Grandlakenews

JAY - The new head football coach at Jay High School is a familiar face. A Delaware County boy, Warren Kirk, is getting to stay close to home for his first head ...



Prosecutors: Revoke Bond For Jay Parents Accused Of Abusing Teen Daughter  News On 6

Delaware County prosecutors want a Jay father accused of abusing his 13-year-old daughter, back behind bars.



Road Trippin in Jay: 2017 Homecoming Court  Grandlakenews

Road Trip: Destination Victory for the Bulldogs is the theme for this year's homecoming at Jay High School, as the Bulldogs take on the Locust Grove Pirates at 7 ...



Cross country teams find success at meets  Grandlakenews

DELAWARE COUNTY - Delaware County cross country teams competed last week in meets at Inola Tuesday, Sept. 13 and Siloam Springs Saturday, Sept. 17.



Jay girls basketball coach charged with lewd molestation  Tulsa World

A suspended Jay Public Schools girls basketball coach was charged Friday with two counts of lewd molestation stemming from accusations of inappropriate ...



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

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



Some gave all - Ceremony honors Gold Star family in Jay  Grandlakenews

On May 21, 1972 a 21-year-old boy from Jay was running toward a Chinook helicopter, with plans to end the day at a resort town on the South China sea for ...



Best Hudson Valley Tracks To Poop On  wpdh.com

Disclaimer: This is a satirical article. Please DO NOT actually poop at any of these Hudson Valley tracks. You will be arrested.



Former girls' basketball coach pleads guilty to rape, lewd molestation  KTUL

JAY, Okla. - According to the Delaware County District Attorney's Office, a former girls' basketball coach has pled guilty to 20 felony charges.39-year-old Cory ...



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 ...



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

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



Duncan, Lancaster to vie for District 3 commissioner race  Grandlakenews

A former commissioner and a first time candidate are the two Democratic choices for the District 3 County Commission race. Danny Duncan, who was the ...



'We just can’t keep waiting': Jackson County students return Monday  Tallahassee.com

MARIANNA – Blue tarps cover some of the businesses and homes in Jackson County. Buildings stand with their walls ripped out. Trees and wires still lie across ...



Martin pursues DelCo Commission seat  Grandlakenews

A desire to fix problems - not just add to them - has led Russell Martin to pursue the role of Delaware County Commissioner for District 2. Martin, the Republican ...



Election 2017: Candidates vie for seats in Jay, Colcord, West Siloam Springs  Grandlakenews

Twelve people in Colcord, West Siloam Springs and Jay are seeking public office and vying for five different seats on their respective town board of trustees or ...



Thomas Lott knows the frustration of missing out on a national championship  NewsOK.com

Thomas Lott was one of Barry Switzer's greatest wishbone quarterbacks. He came out of San Antonio's John Jay High School and became a 2 ½ year starter for ...



San Antonio Schools Are Still Segregated – By Income As Much As Race  San Antonio Current

In 1954, the Supreme Court rocked the segregated South when it ruled that the State Board of Education of Topeka could not prevent third-grader Linda...



Two Jay High School Teachers Arrested For Having Sex With Minors  NorthEscambia.com

Two female Jay High School teachers were arrested Thursday on charges that they had sex in their homes with teenage boys in 2007. Ashley Elenea Burkett, 31 ...



Following difficult offseason, John Jay baseball has high hopes  Poughkeepsie Journal

Trent Valentine could only describe the John Jay High School baseball team's offseason in one way.



Three Killed In Head-On Collision In Craig County  News On 6

Three people were killed Monday afternoon after a head-on collision north of Vinita in Craig County, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol said.



Burnett's talent show leads John Jay to football semifinals  Poughkeepsie Journal

WICCOPEE - What can't Dylan Burnett do? That might have been a legitimate question asked by the opposing team, and even some of the John Jay-East ...



Hearing raises more questions in football referee attack investigation  Sports Illustrated

A hearing in Texas regarding the blindside hit of a referee by two high school players raised more questions over whether criminal charges will be pursued.



Late heavyweight boxing champ Tommy Morrison to be honored at Jay Public Schools  Tulsa World

The Jay School Board voted unanimously Tuesday night to place a life-size bronze bust of former heavyweight champion Tommy “The Duke” Morrison on the ...



Run in the sun: Football teams sacrifice summer to train  Poughkeepsie Journal

High school athletes dedicate a chunk of their summer to workouts and practices at their schools in preparation for football season in the fall.



Survivor: John Jay student relishes normalcy after cancer fight  Poughkeepsie Journal

John Jay's Brandon Johnson was diagnosed with leukemia last year. His is now recovering, and hoping to get back to the diamond next year.



Arlington football ends losing streak against rival John Jay  USA TODAY High School Sports

FREEDOM PLAINS – It goes something like this: “Swing first, keep swinging and make sure we swing last.” Arlington has taken on that mantra this season, ...



Football's 'Big guys' help 'skinny kids' take spotlight  USA TODAY High School Sports

Join us, won't you, in raising a glass. (Chocolate milk for the children, of course.) Let's toast to the grunts who operate beyond the spotlight, whose success often ...



New Jay coach eager to make Royals a winner  USA TODAY High School Sports

Melvin Kersey was mostly a spectator the past couple of years at Jay High football games.



John Klein: Grove's Jerod Phillips was on college football's big stage  Tulsa World

The Grove teacher was one of the Big 12 Conference officials assigned to the College Football Playoff semifinal in the Cotton Bowl between Alabama and ...



Rocking out with Buddy Guy  The Ridgefield Press

Marcky DiGiacomo was pulled on stage and got to play electric guitar with blues legend Buddy Guy on the Ridgefield Playhouse stage Sept. 25. DiGiacomo, 15,



BASEBALL: Sandite All-Staters recognized before Owasso game  Tulsa World

Most high school baseball stadiums have signs on the outfield wall, honoring the team's state championships or All-State players. Former Sand Springs baseball ...



1 Bitten in Chest, 2 Slashed in NYC High School Grad Brawl: Police  NBC New York

Two people were slashed and a third was bitten in the chest when a brawl erupted after a high school graduation in Brooklyn Wednesday, police say.



Kelly Bostian: Summer nights are made for bowfishing  Tulsa World

A novice bowfisher gets a lesson in how to do it from a pair of women who earn their bowfishing time the hard way.



Yorktown refuses to yield in win over John Jay  USA TODAY High School Sports

Kyle Casey and Justin Cavallo take over in the second half as Yorktown defeats John Jay 9-7 in lacrosse.



Interactive: Letter Grades for Every School  Oklahoma Watch

An interactive table allows you to compare your school's grade with those of others in your district, city or elsewhere. Education leaders and teachers decry the ...



High school sweethearts forever: 6 Dutchess couples  Poughkeepsie Journal

Admit it: Even after all these years, your high school sweetheart still holds a special place in your heart. Hey, we get it. After all, these heartthrobs guide you ...



Cox captures Connecticut Women’s Amateur title  Greenwich Time

WEST HARTFORD — Comfortably ahead of her competitors heading into the final round of the 53rd Connecticut Women's Amateur Championship, Kyra Cox ...



John Jay uses strong start to pick up another upset win  USA TODAY High School Sports

After starting the season 1-7, John Jay beat Lakeland/Panas 14-11 to extend its winning streak to four games.



VIDEO: Two Texas High School Football Players Suspended for Blindsiding Referee Could Face Criminal Charges  People Magazine

Two high school football players in Texas have been suspended from their team and their school after allegedly intentionally targeting a referee for a violent ...



John Jay slows down Fox Lane and gets a 12-11 win  USA TODAY High School Sports

BEDFORD – There probably isn't a team in Section 1 capable of stopping a high-powered Fox Lane offense, but John Jay was able to make the Foxes think for ...



Felony disposition docket set for Delaware County  Grandlakenews

Three high-profile cases involving children were handled along with more them 40 more during the Delaware County District Court Felony Disposition Docket ...



TRUE WARRIOR: Adair's Lippe was born to play  Claremore Daily Progress

She's a physical specimen, hard nosed, determined and on pace to becoming one of the best athletes to ever come through Adair.Just completing her ...



Bedford Seeks Simpler Leaf Blower Legislation  TAPinto.net

BEDFORD, N.Y. – A comprehensive ordinance restricting gas-powered leaf blower usage was proposed at the April 17 Bedford Town Board meeting, which ...



Football Huddle: Arlington vs. John Jay deserves better than 1st round  Poughkeepsie Journal

The Arlington High School football team delivered on Friday in the Section 1 playoff qualifier, surging in the second half of its 43-21 victory over Roy C. Ketcham.



First Tech Challenge: High schools battle in robotics competition  The Journal News | LoHud.com

PLEASANTVILLE - Student Gregory Salguero sounded happy Sunday afternoon that his robotics team from Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES school was ...



Woman Critically Injured In Two Vehicle Wreck In Jay  NorthEscambia.com

Tiffany King, 20, was traveling westbound on Escambia Avenue in a Nissan Pathfinder approaching the intersection of Escambia Avenue and Spring Street ...



After high school crew boats sink, 24 pulled from river  Poughkeepsie Journal

Rough waters on the Hudson River caused the boats to fill with water.



John Jay's run derailed in regional final by Wallkill  USA TODAY High School Sports

John Jay had its run to the state final four derailed on Saturday by Wallkill, the Indians being ousted 3-1.



Fight night to honor Morrison  Grandlakenews

For boxing fans, the best way to ring in 2016 is the Tommy Morrison Memorial Legacy Fight Night. Morrison, a world champion boxer, spent most of his school ...



NEO honors future historians at annual History Day contest  Miami News Record

MIAMI — Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (NEO) recently hosted the annual regional History Day competition for six area schools. On March 8, students ...



To `catch some lightning.' On Rick Treviño's perhaps not entirely impossible CD-23 dream.  MyStatesman.com

Good Monday Austin: That's Rick Treviño backstage at the Brick at the Blue Star Arts Complex in San Antonio on Friday, March 9, with Bernie Sanders and Jim ...



James Corden is 'obsessed' with local Jeopardy! star Austin Rogers  The Journal News | LoHud.com

James Corden says he is "obsessed" with Westchester native and Jeopardy! phenom Austin Rogers.



Former Jay Teachers Jailed For Sex With Students Released From Prison  NorthEscambia.com

Two former Jay High School teachers sentenced to prison time for having sex with students are now free. Ashley Elenea Burkett, 33, and April Burford Watson, ...



Student Suspensions, by School and Race  Oklahoma Watch

Use this table to compare suspension rates by school and race across Oklahoma for the 2011-2012 school year. Columns on the left show enrollment and those ...



Midterm elections: Texas Democrat Gina Ortiz Jones fighting to be part of 'blue wave' – believing issues, not party, are key  The Independent

Gina Ortiz Jones walks into El Rodeo de Jalisco, a modest Mexican eatery in a San Antonio strip mall serving tacos and comfort food, shortly after 8am. At first ...



Cherokee Nation marshals reward five students with new computers  Tahlequah Daily Press

Cherokee Nation marshals surprised five high school students at their schools earlier this month with new desktop computers to have for college.



Koch tabbed board president again; principals assigned  Joplin Globe

The Joplin Board of Education on Tuesday returned Jeff Koch to the position of president for a second term, while re-elected incumbent Jennifer Martucci was ...



VIDEO - Two Texas high school players tackle referee in backfield during game  SI.com

Two players from John Jay (Texas) High School in San Antonio appeared to target a referee on Friday night with separate hits in the backfield that blindsided the ...



Volleyball: 'Super 7' finalists announced  USA TODAY High School Sports

Journal News/lohud volleyball beat reporter Mike Zacchio unveils his finalists for this year's "Super 7" team.



Students will be tracked via chips in IDs  San Antonio Express

Northside Independent School District plans to track students next year on two of its campuses using technology implanted in their student identification cards in ...



Facebook Reaction To TV Report: Proud To Say I Live In Jay  NorthEscambia.com

Following a murder in nearby Berrydale and subsequent media reports that painted a potentially racist picture of Jay, a group of Jay residents have formed a ...



Co-coaches begin new era for Wilton field hockey  The Wilton Bulletin

Filling the shoes of one of the state's most successful coaches does bring added pressure, but Toniann Cortina and Liz Pisko won't have to face it alone.



Volleyball: 'Super 7' players announced  USA TODAY High School Sports

Journal News/lohud volleyball beat reporter Mike Zacchio unveils the 2016 lohud volleyball "Super 7" selections.



Lourdes volleyball building 'something that's amazing'  Poughkeepsie Journal

Jessica D'Auria equates her team to a phoenix. And perhaps, yes, the Our Lady of Lourdes High School volleyball team can be compared to a mythological bird ...



New Canaan Crew's Legenzowski in US Rowing's Junior Athlete of the Year vote  New Canaan Advertiser

William Legenzowski, a member of New Canaan rowing team, is a nominee for 2017 US Rowing Junior Athlete of the Year via the organization's Fan's Choice ...



Soccer coach suspended over purported 'confession'  San Antonio Express

A high school soccer coach is on administrative leave after a document purporting to be his confession in the 2003 death of his 2-year-old son surfaced this ...



Winning at All Costs Is Not True Leadership  Entrepreneur

Inter arma enim silent leges may be true for the mob, but it doesn't apply to leadership. There's nothing like a good turn of phrase in Latin, since – Salva me Deus ...



John Jay teens claim coach told them, 'You need to hit the ref' after allegedly using N-word  Daily Mail

John Jay High School senior Michael Moreno and sophomore Victor Rojas said on Good Morning America they were following assistant coach's orders when ...



US school tries to suspend student for refusing to wear RFID tracking badge  Naked Security

A Texas judge in the US has granted a temporary restraining order that prevents a San Antonio high school from suspending a student for refusing to wear a ...



Army National Combine participants  247Sports

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2014 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 3.



Best Single-Store Sky's the Limit Remodel Winner: Gas Land Shell  CSNews Online

Best Sky's the Limit Remodel (Single Store)* Winner: Gas Land Shell, East Fishkill, N.Y. (Route 52) Designer: Nesheiwat Builders Inc. For its Shell location on ...



OHS, PHS principal candidates narrowed down  Odessa American

The candidates for principal at Permian and Odessa high schools have been narrowed down to six.



Brewton Man Shot To Death Near Jay  NorthEscambia.com

A Jay man is behind bars charged with shooting and killing an 18-year old Brewton man early Saturday morning in the Berrydale community near Jay.



'Almost, Maine' controversy? Not here  The Journal News / Lohud.com

When high schools put on plays or musicals -- as they will across the Lower Hudson Valley this weekend and next -- friends and family will flock to the theater ...



Air Force to honor ‘American hero’ Thomas  San Antonio Express

By Jerry Briggs jbriggs@express-news.net. Updated 9:32 pm CDT, Friday, May 13, 2011. Jay High School product Scott Thomas played football at Air Force, ...



Oklahoma high school students make dead cats dance to Meow Mix theme song  Daily Mail

WARNING: GRAPHIC *CONTENT*. A disturbing video of dead cats being made to 'dance' at a top-performing high school in Oklahoma City has been described ...



Pay to play: The high cost of youth sports  USA TODAY High School Sports

Richie Prunesti only has one regret. He wanted to play college or professional hockey. While classmates were collecting lifelong memories, he spent weeknights ...



New guidelines for talking, writing about suicide  The Journal News | LoHud.com

New recommendations for how the media should cover suicide are a step in the right direction, said the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's Maria ...



1993 Tulsa Shootout fight was huge for Tulsa  Tulsa World

During the '90s, there were 34 world heavyweight title fights.



Tommy Morrison's son set for first professional boxing match  Tulsa World

Trey Lippe Morrison was destined to become an athlete.



CEO Chalks Up Outrage Over ‘Slave Tetris’ To Cultural Differences Between Europe And The U.S.  ThinkProgress

The CEO of a company that makes an educational game called “Playing History: Slave Trade,” chalked up Twitter outrage that bubbled up over the weekend to ...



US schools track teens by putting chips into students’ ID cards  Naked Security

A Texas school district in the US is putting tracking chips into new, mandatory student IDs to keep tabs on students' whereabouts at all times. The one-year pilot ...



What inspired these servants to serve?  The Journal News | LoHud.com

The stories behind decisions to dedicate lives to the public good.



Unveiling. memorial fights well attended  Grandlakenews

The bust of Tommy Morrison was placed in Bulldog Arena at Jay High School on Saturday, Jan. 2. The unveiling of the memorial took place at noon and was ...



US schoolgirl loses ID locator chip battle (Update)  Phys.Org

A federal judge has dismissed a Texas girl's objection to locator chips in student ID badges at a public high school in a case that raises concerns about the ...



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