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Student apprehended at Mountain Range High School in Westminster; officer injured during arrest  FOX 31 Denver

WESTMINSTER, Colo. -- A student was arrested at Mountain Range High School on Thursday, the Westminster Police Department said. School resource ...



South County Trojans Elite Youth Football Announces Coaching Staff for its 10U Division  PRNewswire

MISSION VIEJO, Calif., March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of South County Trojans Elite Youth Football announced today that Coach Terry ...



Westminster High AD Terry Molloy reflects on his job and a recent award  Carroll County Times

Terry Molloy, athletic director and facilities coordinator at Westminster High School, just won the 2018 Maryland State Athletic Directors Association (MSADA) ...



Free menstrual products coming to B.C. public school washrooms this year  CTV News

Public schools across B.C. will be required to provide free menstrual products in their washrooms by the end of the year.



Students released early after false report of gun at Westminster High School  9NEWS.com

Students at Westminster High School were released early following a police investigation at the school on Thursday. Around 10 a.m., the Westminster Police ...



Former Westminster High School teacher sentenced to 7 years for child sex assault  The Denver Channel

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. – A former Westminster High School teacher and coach who was arrested for reportedly having sex with an underage female student ...



Unsolved murder of bus driver puts spotlight on suspected paedophile ring in the North  The Irish Times

There are many questions for authorities over abuse in Enniskillen in the 1980s.



Westminster High School theater program chosen for nationwide study  The Denver Post

Denver Center for Performing Arts was selected by Theatre Forward to participate in a two-year study that will monitor the impact of theater on students at ...



Westminster graduate Tommy Folderauer is ready for his next role  Carroll County Times

Four years ago, Richard Thomas Folderauer — “Tommy” to his friends and family — was admittedly like many high school freshman, quiet and reserved, maybe ...



Westminster High School teacher arrested for sex assault on a student  The Denver Channel

WESTMINSTER, Colo. – A Westminster High School teacher has been charged on suspicion of sex assault on a child Thursday, according to the city's police ...



Former Westminster High School teacher gets 7 years for child sexual assault  FOX 31 Denver

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. -- A former Westminster High School teacher was sentenced to seven years in prison Wednesday as a result of sexual relationship he ...



Computer fire causes evacuation, closure of Westminster High School  FOX31 Denver

WESTMINSTER, Colo. -- Smoke from a computer in the basement at Westminster High School forced the evacuation of the building during an event Wednesday ...



Central Carroll: Westminster High hosting Harlem Wizards to raise funds for Class of '19  Carroll County Times

The Westminster High School Class of 2019 has held a Chocolate Festival for several years now to raise funds for 2019 senior activities, but this year, they ...



S.O.S. program broaches 'uncomfortable topics' about teen dating violence  Carroll County Times

As they form plans on the cusp of life outside high school, 11th- and 12th-grade students in Carroll County Public Schools will all attend a program focused on ...



Former Westminster High School teacher formally charged with sexual assault of student  The Denver Channel

The former Westminster High School teacher and coach arrested for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student has been formally charged and is out ...



Anonymous threat puts Westminster High School on lockout security procedure  The Denver Channel

An anonymous threat caused Westminster High School to enact "lockout" security procedures before noon on Thursday.



Linda Cherrington, Westminster's 'History Lady,' dies  The Westminster Window

A key figure in efforts to preserve and protect Westminster's history died, Linda Forbes Cherrington died Oct. 17. Cherrington was former president and longtime ...



Colorado Schools With the Most Marijuana Violations  Westword

Colorado Department of Education data about marijuana violations in state schools reveals the facilities with the most pot-related incidents during the ...



Westminster High brings treats to Legacy football team  7NEWS Denver

In the wake of a very rough week at Legacy High School, another nearby school reached out Thursday with a sweet gesture.



Westminster rally is latest push back against school decision ban on 'We The People' posters  Baltimore Sun

Westminster High School alumni are organizing a rally next week to protest a decision by Carroll County schools to remove posters from classrooms that officials ...



Lights and music in Westminster  The Westminster Window

Holiday lights, Christmas carols and food trucks turned the complex around Westminster City Hall into a celebration Nov. 30 as city officials and hundreds of ...



National Girls High School Wrestling Rankings For February 6, 2019  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum have published its third National Girls High School rankings for the 2018-19 ...



Light being shone at last on sickening abuse that is Fermanagh's dark secret  Belfast telegraph

It was February 3, 2001 as police in white suits and masks crawled on their hands and knees in the dirt, desperately searching for bits of his body and clues to ...



1 killed in double shooting near Westminster High School, suspect at large  FOX31 Denver

WESTMINSTER, Colo. -- A large contingent of police had cordoned off an intersection two blocks from Westminster High School as they investigated a double ...



Westminster Public Schools On State’s Watch List  CBS Local

By Melissa Garcia. WESTMINSTER, Colo. (CBS4)– After years of slumping test scores, the Colorado State Board of Education voted to approve a plan to help ...



Arrests, lockdowns, anxiety: Colorado schools dealing with cascade of threats in Florida wake  The Denver Channel

Colorado authorities are responding quickly to an apparent surge of threats to schools by beefing up security and making several arrests amid heightened ...



Ex-Colorado teacher sentenced for sex assault of minor: report  Fox News

A former teacher in Colorado was sentenced on Wednesday to seven years in prison for the sexual assault of a minor, The Denver Post reported.



Horizon hopes consistency takes them to the next level  The Westminster Window

Last season, a 6-4 mark for the Horizon Hawks' football team wasn't anything to be embarrassed about, but head coach Frank Ybarra thinks this season is the ...



Carroll students participate in National School Walkout  Carroll County Times

Students at Carroll County Public Schools and other educational institutions around the county participated in the National School Walkout at 10 a.m. ...



Board of Education profile: Tara Battaglia  Carroll County Times

Residence: Westminster. Age: 39. Facebook: Facebook.com/TaraBattagliaBOE. Email: tarab4boe@gmail.com. Profession: Mom (13 years). Current place(s) of ...



It's the most 'Nutcracker' time of the year  Arvada Press

The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” was written in 1816 by E.T.A. Hoffmann as a holiday tale for children, and in 1892, Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky wrote the ...



Thien An Performing Arts Inspires Youth to Embrace Culture  Spectrum News 1

Brings in traditional drums and dancing, but adds electronic dance music.



Md. Students Wear ‘We The People’ Shirts To Class After Posters Were Banned From Walls  CBS Baltimore / WJZ

WESTMINSTER, Md. (WJZ) — Westminster High School made good today on their promise to wear t-shirts to school with images on them that were banned from ...



Fruita Monument to host Class 5A wrestling regional  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Fruita Monument High School will be host the Class 5A Region 1 wrestling tournament on Feb. 15-16.



Dayhoff: Westminster band, fire company have close, longstanding ties  Carroll County Times

It was 1893 when it was first incorporated as the Westminster City Band of Carroll County. The band has a long history and tradition of being closely associated ...



Lockout lifted on 5 Westminster schools after armed robbery suspect eludes police perimeter  FOX31 Denver

WESTMINSTER, Colo. -- Five schools were placed on lockout Tuesday afternoon as officers sought an armed robbery suspect, the Westminster Police ...



Adams 50 school district now Westminster Public Schools  The Denver Post

After more than six months of surveys, community outreach and paying an outside consultant $30,000 to rebrand the district, Adams County School District 50 ...



Carroll Varsity: High School sports  Carroll County Times

Manchester Valley scored four runs in the top of the seventh inning to get past Winters Mill 7-4 in Carroll County Athletic League baseball action Tuesday in ...



Schools across Colorado seeing more and more threats of violence following last week’s shooting at a Florida high school  The Denver Post

A growing number of schools have been shaken by threats of violence in Colorado and across the nation following the shooting at a Florida high school.



Westminster's summer lunch program feeds growing number of kids  The Westminster Window

Westminster officials hope to provide 15000 more summertime lunches in 2017 than they did last year, part of a statewide effort to cut back on food insecurity that ...



28 celebrities who knew each other in high school  INSIDER

While it's easy enough to imagine celebrities meeting at an awards show, it's even more fascinating to picture them partnering up in a chemistry lab as teenagers ...



The Latest: at Least 9 Colorado Students Accused of Threats  U.S. News & World Report

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — The Latest on students accused of making threats against Colorado schools (all times local):



Pencils, shelving, wiggly chairs: What Colorado teachers bought for their classrooms — and why  Chalkbeat Colorado

Chalkbeat reached out to teachers around the state to ask how much they spent out of pocket on their classrooms.



Walmart Killer Scott Ostrem Pleads Guilty to "Avoid the Death Penalty"  Westword

Scott Ostrem has pleaded guilty to five counts in connection with a murderous rampage at a Thornton Walmart for reasons the head prosecutor in the case ...



Meet Mia Romeo: Finalist in the CCPS Business Challenge  Carroll County Times

Westminster High School senior Mia Romeo, 18, who has spent her teenage years working in restaurants, has developed a business plan to start one on her ...



Westminster armed robbery suspect arrested after schools placed on lockout  FOX31 Denver

WESTMINSTER, Colo. -- An armed robbery suspect who was sought, prompting five schools to be placed on lockout, has been arrested, the Westminster Police ...



A dark past: The rise and fall (and rise again) of heroin in Carroll  Carroll County Times

He needed a moment to pray. Police were inside Mike O'Hara's home before he could tell his family what he'd seen, and he just needed a few minutes to gather ...



Collateral Impact: Colorado schools on front line as debate swirls over legalization’s effect on teens’ pot use  Colorado Springs Gazette

Colorado's adult cultural acceptance of marijuana is seeping into public school classrooms, resulting in more marijuana related suspensions, more police visits ...



RM Wrestling makes their mark at regional championships  The Tide

On Friday, February 22 and Saturday, February 23, Richard Montgomery's co-ed wrestling team faced off against various teams at the Maryland Public ...



Maryland high school bans Confederate flags and swastikas from school property  WCPO

The divisive presidential election found students at Westminster High School in Maryland split over a controversial poster that some saw as a symbol of hope.



Westminster High wins O.C. academic decathlon  OCRegister

For the fourth time in five years, Westminster High has taken home the top prize in the annual Orange County Academic Decathlon, moving on to the state finals ...



2 Peyton High School students arrested for making threats  KKTV 11 News

Two Peyton High School students are facing felony charges for making threats against the school. The pair is among nine students who have been accused of ...



Record number of Safe2Tell tips reported in Jefferson County Schools in wake of Florida shooting  The Denver Channel

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. – Jefferson County Public Schools has seen a record number of suspicious activity reports at schools around the county in the ...



At Westminster’s Hidden Lake, G.J. Gardner shows a main-floor master with a private beach, from $990,000  The Denver Post

Nine hundred miles east of Malibu, custom builder Dave Pagano with G.J. Gardner Homes will show you something in Westminster today that you might never ...



Mr. and Miss 4-H embrace leadership role, establish lifelong skills  Carroll County Times

They're the faces of the 2018 Carroll County 4-H & FFA Fair. But there's more to them than meets the eye. Westminster High School students Liam Bates, 17, and ...



Theatrical ‘Back to Play’ shows students what it’s like to work in medicine  Los Angeles Times

A teenage patient is lying on his side on a table on a stage that's been to designed to look like an operating room. Next to him is the anesthesiologist and the ...



Maryland school security: Here's what we learned in visiting 18 schools  Baltimore Sun

The Baltimore Sun Media Group is investigating how area schools handle security. We sent 18 reporters and several photographers to schools around the ...



Carroll Co. Native Named County's New Superintendent  WBAL Radio

The Carroll County school board on Wednesday named Carroll County native Steven Lockard the county's next superintendent. Lockard takes over effective ...



Maryland Man With Cerebral Palsy Deadlifts 200 lbs.  CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Maryland man with Cerebral Palsy showed the world that his disability does not define him. Miles Taylor, a 2013 Westminster High ...



Colorado teens celebrate diversity  Highlands Ranch Herald

When Teah Selkin, 18, started at Cherry Creek High as a freshman, she only knew one thing about the school — the common stereotype that Cherry Creek High ...



South County Trojans Youth Football Announces Coaching Staff for its 'Flagship' 14U Division  PRNewswire

MISSION VIEJO, Calif., Feb. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Chad Johnson, Mission Viejo High School head football coach and chairman of the board of South ...



Edwin Shauck remembered for community service, piano music  Carroll County Times

Friends and family remember Edwin Shauck as a man who rarely said no to an opportunity to serve his community. He donated time and philanthropic resources ...



Dr. John E. Steers remembered as a physician of great heart  Carroll County Times

Dr. John E. Steers packed a great deal into one lifetime. He was an all American American athlete, a chemical engineer and a father. He was a soldier in the ...



Thornton Walmart shooting suspect walked off job, has arrest record dating to 1990  FOX31 Denver

THORNTON, Colo. -- The man suspected of shooting and killing three people at a Walmart store in Thornton on Wednesday night walked off the job that morning ...



Holiday season gets a head-start  Carroll County Times

Looking for something to do this holiday season? Look no further.



Rep. Steve Lebsock readies to serve as Colorado State Treasurer  Journal Advocate

Colorado State Representative Steve Lebsock (D) of Thornton was born in Sterling and considers northeastern Colorado to be more than just a place on the ...



Power Five commitment recap: June 16-22  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is still more than seven months away, but the 2019 recruiting cycle is already in full swing as plenty of talented ...



Community A Sea Of Purple As They Remember Jessica  CBS Local

WESTMINSTER, Colo. (CBS4)– It was wave after wave of purple on Thursday in the halls and campus at Westminster High School as students showed their ...



Commanding 'respect': Sights and sounds of a high school ref  Carroll County Times

Jim Brooks has been working as a basketball official for quite a while. After growing up in Monrovia in Frederick County and moving to Taneytown 12 years ago ...



Outstanding visual arts and film teachers  OCRegister

With Varsity Arts coverage coming to an end, we asked Orange County high school teachers to identify colleagues from their campus or other schools who do ...



Pearl S. Barnes, executive secretary  Baltimore Sun

Pearl S. Barnes, a retired executive secretary and centenarian who said she never felt her age, died Saturday from respiratory failure at her daughter's Ellicott ...



A Carroll County guide to the holiday season  Carroll County Times

Some people in the neighborhood might still have their jack-o'-lanterns out, but it's time again for the holiday season. Carroll County is home to a number of ...



Colorado Classics: Greg Jaeger, former Ranum High School quarterback  Denver Post

When Greg Jaeger won The Denver Post's Gold Helmet Award in 1976, he understood it was awarded for his work on the field, and off, and it was his ...



Former Carroll schools superintendent, Howard executive Charles Ecker dies  Carroll County Times

Former Carroll County Public Schools Superintendent and Howard County Executive Charles I. "Chuck" Ecker died this week. He was 86.



Married Teachers Arrested After Allegedly Having Sex with a Student  NBC Los Angeles

Two married school teachers have been arrested on charges they had unlawful sexual relations with a 17-year-old male student.



Local players named to all-league teams  OCRegister

A number of Fountain Valley, Garden Grove and Westminster high school football players were named to their respective all-league teams. Below is a ...



Serena's hitting partner Jenkins offers free lessons  Baseline

If anyone is interested im offering free tennis lessons for the entire month of January. Especially for young African Americans inspiring to play. If I'm in your city ...



Timothée, Ansel And More Stars Who Went to High School Together  E! Online

Actors, who are both nominated for a Golden Globe Award on Sunday, went to the famed LaGuardia High School together.



High School Sports: Golf Preview  Patch.com

Westminster, MD - The Falcons and Owls are chasing county foe North Carroll.



Every Single Outdoor Movie Screening in and Around Denver  303 Magazine

Get the lineups for all the outdoor movies in the Denver area playing near you in summer 2017. Enjoy your favorite flick under the starry night sky.



Scott Ostrem Alleged Walmart Shooter Questions Answered  Westword

Yesterday, November 2, as we reported, 47-year-old Scott Ostrem was arrested for allegedly killing three people at a Thornton Walmart the previous evening.



Nonprofit View: New nonprofit pushes hope, not dope, for those struggling with addiction  Carroll County Times

With opioid addiction and overdose numbers at an all-time high throughout Carroll County and Maryland, drug addiction treatment is in high demand.



Celebrity Classmates: See Stars Who Went to School Together  EW.com

There must be something in the water at Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, California. Mr. Robot's Rami Malek, Kirsten Dunst, and The O.C.'s Rachel ...



Badging: Not Quite the Next Big Thing  T.H.E. Journal

March 2013 seemed to represent a turning point for badging, the practice of offering a digital validation of skills learned, *content* understood or goals ...



Trump 'fake news' tweet inadvertently promotes Atlanta native's new Comedy Central special  Atlanta Business Chronicle

Monday's social media flurry from President Donald Trump that criticized the media was marketing gold for a veteran comedian from Atlanta.



16-year-old Israel Maestas charged as adult in deadly shooting at Westminster park  The Denver Channel

A 16-year-old boy is charged as an adult in a deadly shooting at a Westminster park.



Penn State Football: Can Blake Gillikin Punt, Kickoff AND Kick Field Goals? -  State College News

If I'm needed, I'd love to do it,” says the Nittany Lions' stellar punter who as a high school senior made 54 consecutive PATS and field goals from 52, 53 and 56 ...



13-Year-Old Boy Dies After Collapsing During Soccer Game in Orange County  KTLA

A 13-year-old soccer player died after collapsing during a game in Westminster over the weekend. Felipe De La Cruz was playing with his team, Strikers FC ...



Nancy H. Harrison, retired registered nurse, dies  Baltimore Sun

Nancy H. Harrison, a retired registered nurse who had been clinical coordinator at the Regional Institute for Children and Adolescents Baltimore, died July 26 ...



Adams County teen develops and runs free workout program for underprivileged kids in his community  The Denver Post

18-year-old Alex Aleman developed Healthy Kids in Action, a free fitness class held twice a week for his neighbors and underprivileged kids living in south ...



Wilson resigns as Leesville Road football coach  HighSchoolOT

Brad Wilson has resigned as the head football coach at Leesville Road High School, HighSchoolOT.com has confirmed.



Find your Colorado school's 2016 PARCC English and math results  Chalkbeat Colorado

The green bars represent the number of students who scored at or above the state's benchmark for college or career readiness.



Dayhoff: Death of 'ordinary hero' Tommy Brothers a reminder of what first responders do for community  Carroll County Times

Tommy Brothers, a 37-year veteran of the Reese and Community Volunteer Fire Company died unexpectedly of a heart attack at his home on March 15.



Passion, high expectations led Leesville Road to new football coach  HighSchoolOT

Brad Wilson, the head football coach at Westminster High School in Maryland, has been hired to take over the football program at Leesville Road.



Bellarmine lacrosse announces 22-member freshman class  BU Athletics

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Bellarmine University Head Men's Lacrosse Coach Kevin Burns has announced that 22 freshmen join the program in the fall of 2017.



Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Video of man rocking out on Denver street piano goes viral  KRDO

Neighbors in Denver had a little help getting into the holiday spirit when a man found the keys at a public piano on 16th street and busted out a rendition of Carol ...



Will Benson is our No. 11 Cleveland Indians prospect. Who should be No. 12?  Let's Go Tribe

One of the best athletes in the Tribe system can take a leap if he cuts down on whiffs.



Jacalyn Macharsky and Michael Kenneally  Carroll County Times

Jacalyn Emily Macharsky and Michael L. Kenneally were married Sept. 6, 2015.



CSU coach restructures women's basketball staff  The Coloradoan

Rams add two assistant coaches to replace Mandy Koupal and Chad Lavin, who has new role.



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