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Friends, family first for Twinsburg Tiger valedictorian
Jun 2, 2017 12:06 PM

Friends, family first for Twinsburg Tiger valedictorian

TWINSBURG -- The 2017 Twinsburg High School valedictorian is a self-proclaimed "science and math guy" who says he gets his craftiness from his grandparents.

By Andrew Schunk Editor
Jun 1, 2017 3:57 PM

Fidget spinners: Classroom aid or student distraction?

It can be a useful tool to help students stay focused, therapists agree. More accurately, a distraction, argue teachers. No, it's just fun, say kids.

By Amy L. Knapp Gatehouse Ohio Media
Board OKs raises for nine administrators
May 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Board OKs raises for nine administrators

TWINSBURG -- The Board of Education unanimously approved individual three-year contracts with nine administrators at its May 17 meeting, as two principals, four assistant principals and several other administrators will receive a 1.5-percent raise each year of the contract.

By April Helms Reporter
Dodge sixth-graders find chemistry with renowned polymer scientist
May 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Dodge sixth-graders find chemistry with renowned polymer scientist

TWINSBURG -- Biology. Robotics. Medicine. The intellect and art of invention. These were just a few of the fascinating fields presented to 30 Dodge Intermediate School sixth-graders May 16 during a visit from Dr.

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Tiger grads end on high note
May 31, 2017 12:00 AM

Tiger grads end on high note

Onward, upward for students receiving Officer Joshua T. Miktarian scholarships
May 26, 2017 2:51 PM

Onward, upward for students receiving Officer Joshua T. Miktarian scholarships

TWINSBURG -- The legacy of the late Twinsburg Police Officer Joshua Miktarian lives on through the annual scholarship program bearing his name, which awards a graduating high school senior from Twinsburg and another from Tallmadge $3,500 each to pursue careers in law enforcement.

By April Helms Reporter
Tiger engineers keep the chemistry at UA
May 26, 2017 2:19 PM

Tiger engineers keep the chemistry at UA

AKRON -- Four Twinsburg friends from the 2012 Twinsburg High School graduating class are now celebrating their diplomas from the University of Akron, graduating May 13 with bachelor of science degrees in engineering.

VIDEO: Twinsburg sixth-graders find chemistry with renowned polymer scientist
May 26, 2017 10:51 AM

VIDEO: Twinsburg sixth-graders find chemistry with renowned polymer scientist

TWINSBURG -- Biology. Robotics. Medicine. The intellect and art of invention. These were just a few of the fascinating fields presented to 30 Dodge Intermediate School sixth-graders May 16 during a visit from Dr.

By April Helms Reporter
POCH program helps insure that students will have food during the summer
May 25, 2017 11:36 AM

POCH program helps insure that students will have food during the summer

On May 18, Deacon Patricia Jabre and Pastor Matthew Groenke of Christ the King Lutheran Church in Twinsburg met with Principals Lynn Villa, Wilcox, Misty Johnson, Bissell and Reginald Holland, Dodge; Joyce Hunt, Executive Director of The Emergency Assistance Center=; and Steve Noble, Twinsburg business owner and founder of the The Paws on Child Hunger Program.

Twinsburg School Board OKs contracts for school administrators
May 24, 2017 3:15 PM

Twinsburg School Board OKs contracts for school administrators

TWINSBURG -- The Board of Education unanimously approved individual three-year contracts with nine administrators at its May 17 meeting, as two principals, four assistant principals and several other administrators will receive a 1.5-percent raise each year of the contract.

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May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

On Campus

John Carroll recognizes student athletes Each year the Department of Athletics at John Carroll University recognizes the exceptional academic achievements of players representing 23 varsity sports. In all, 235 John Carroll scholar athletes achieved a cumulative grade point average of 3.

School treasurer presented with audit award
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

School treasurer presented with audit award

TWINSBURG -- School District Treasurer Martin Aho was was presented with a plaque by a representative from the Auditor of State's office at the Twinsburg Board of Education's May 17 meeting. Lindsay Kuhn Blair, regional liaison for State Auditor Dave Yost, presented Aho with the award.

By April Helms Reporter
Rotary selects R.B.C. educator as top teacher
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Rotary selects R.B.C. educator as top teacher

TWINSBURG -- Rotary Club of Twinsburg Teacher of the Year Anna Pavkov "makes a difference in the lives of so many students," says her boss, R.B. Chamberlin Middle School Principal Jim Ries.

By April Helms Reporter
Tiger graduate receives Hiram ad agency scholarship
May 23, 2017 12:14 PM

Tiger graduate receives Hiram ad agency scholarship

HIRAM -- The Communications Factory of Hiram recently announced its selection of Twinsburg High School senior Grace Prorok as the firm's 15th college scholarship recipient.

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Twinsburg school treasurer presented with audit award
May 22, 2017 9:25 AM

Twinsburg school treasurer presented with audit award

TWINSBURG -- School District Treasurer Martin Aho was was presented with a plaque by a representative from the Auditor of State's office at the Twinsburg Board of Education's May 17 meeting. Lindsay Kuhn Blair, regional liaison for State Auditor Dave Yost, presented Aho with the award.

By April Helms Reporter
Twinsburg orchestra students, director play up successful season
May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Twinsburg orchestra students, director play up successful season

TWINSBURG -- Orchestra students at Twinsburg High and R.B. Chamberlin Middle schools were recognized at the Twinsburg Orchestras Awards Banquet at the high school on May 2.

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2017 prom a nod to 'Old Hollywood'
May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

2017 prom a nod to 'Old Hollywood'

More than 300 Twinsburg High School students gathered to dance, eat and have fun during their 2017 Prom May 12. The event, at Signature of Solon, was themed Old Hollywood. The official colors were gold, silver, red and black.

Twinsburg orchestra students, director play up successful season
May 10, 2017 10:56 AM

Twinsburg orchestra students, director play up successful season

TWINSBURG -- Orchestra students at Twinsburg High School and at R.B. Chamberlin Middle School were recognized at the Twinsburg Orchestras Awards Banquet at the high school on May 2.

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May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

On Campus

Clement inductedat Mount Union Jordan Clement of Twinsburg has been initiated into the Alpha Lambda Delta honorary society at the University of Mount Union for the spring semester 2017. Alpha Lambda Delta is a national scholastic honorary for freshmen recognizing academic excellence.

St. Rita celebrates Arbor Day
May 10, 2017 12:00 AM

St. Rita celebrates Arbor Day