| May 30, 2013
| 8:30 PM
The pool for the Scripps National Spelling Bee started out with 11 million spellers across the country. Only 281 made it.
The semifinals whittled that number down to 42, including four of the 17 Illinois competitors who made the trip the Washington....
| May 22, 2013
| 1:25 PM
The State Board of Education last week granted Anne Arundel County Public Schools’ request for a waiver of the 180-day school calendar requirement for Southern Middle School, allowing the last day of class for students to occur on Thursday, June 13....
| May 23, 2013
| 2:26 PM
The Patriots Day Parade was a gift to the city from Laguna Beach Daughters of the American Revolution, and the chapter continues to reward the youth of our city who demonstrate their love of country and service to the community.
Throughout the years,...
| May 23, 2013
| 11:49 PM
Armed with only cardboard, sealant and duck tape, middle school students throughout the Imperial Valley managed to construct boats fit for two students for the MESA Cardboard Boat Competition.
The inaugural event saw a total of 33 boats from eight...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 1:27 PM
There was a mad rush to pick up students in the town of Pulaski earlier Tuesday.
Just after 9 a.m., law enforcement sent out an email to the media that three schools in town were being placed on lockdown.
The school board says a parent told their...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 6:40 PM
GREEN FOREST, Ark. -- There are hundreds of thousands of mobile apps to choose from. One app in particular has an interesting local tie.
Nick Luebbering, Conner Glassell, Jayce Martin, Colin Stimson, and Lexi Diaz have only just become friends at...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 11:19 PM
IMPERIAL — The DePaoli Sports Complex at Imperial Valley College was filled with hundreds of enthusiastic middle school students in honor of this year’s Career Pathways event.
The event included a number of different activities and...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:09 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- About 75 Pershing Middle School students are warming up for the biggest performance of their lives. The seventh- and eighth-graders are part of the only middle school orchestra chosen to present their music at the Missouri Music...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 5:52 PM
The chess clubs at Pleasant Valley Elementary School, Boonsboro Middle School and Boonsboro High School recently competed in the MCA West Frederick Scholastics Chess Tournament at West Frederick Middle School.
More than 130 players from around the...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 6:57 AM
At Harford Friends School, an unusual field trip for middle school resulted from an equally unusual assignment for Cheryl Foley's science class: reading and discussing "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks."
Eighth-graders from Harford Friends School...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 9:32 AM
RICHMOND — "Out of all the skills you have obtained in training, which has assisted you the most in your adventures and how do you use these specific skills?"
As those words were spoken by Lincoln County sixth-grade student Kyle Hampton on Friday,...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 1:28 PM
In a city of aging, closely built rowhouses, where officials estimate smoke detectors are sufficiently installed in only about half, knowledge of fires is prevalent, even among the youngest of residents.
Ask a group of elementary and middle schoolers...