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Passing of a classmate

January 23, 2019 by Jack Parrett (Register to contact)

Some belated news to report; Harold Parrett class of '69 passed away on June 17, 2018.

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Ironton discus, shot put thrower headed to Junior Olympics  Huntington Herald Dispatch

IRONTON — If throwing the shot put and discus featured similar rules to a marathon, Emma Hall might be unbeatable. Highly conditioned and relentless, the ...



STRIDERS: Four heading to nationals | News, Sports, Jobs  Warren Tribune Chronicle

COLUMBUS — Four members of the Warren Striders Track Club have qualified for the 2019 AAU Junior Olympic Games Track & Field Championships July ...



Photos: Photos: High-School Football Fans  The Columbus Dispatch

Friday, November 2 marks the final Friday of the 2018 regular season of high-school football in Ohio. Before the playoffs kick off next weekend, The Dispatch ...



South-Western student athletes score big as mentors for elementary students  The Columbus Dispatch

Nine football players huddled up to prepare for the big moment. They weren't strategizing how to send a ball into the end zone or sack a quarterback. With West ...



High school football | Eastmoor Academy tops Franklin Heights 45-14  The Columbus Dispatch

Opening night for a high school football team can be similar to the first day of classes in that players are known to be in the wrong place at the wrong time, just as ...



Special Olympics: Athletes show sportsmanship matters more than wins  ThisWeek Community News

Although the event Central Crossing High School held March 6 was listed as a basketball-skills competition, every participant was a winner. The first Special ...



Potential in-state quarterback connections for Ohio State football: Jeffery Beverly  cleveland.com

Jeffery Beverly has no problem competing for a spot. He'll also get three years to show how talented he may be.



Very new school year for South-Western students  Columbus Dispatch

On Saturday afternoon, Principal Tim Donahue cut the ribbon on the new Franklin Heights High School on the West Side in front of scores of alumni and former ...



15-year-old arrested after alleged threats to Franklin Heights HS  NBC4i.com

Franklin County deputies arrested a 15-year-old Franklin Heights High School student after they said the student made threats to the school.



Graduations set for Grove City-area high schools  ThisWeek Community News

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Internship program teaches job skills to students with disabilities  The Columbus Dispatch

A wide smile spread across Mahmoud Ismail's face as he carefully organized more than a dozen rows of sodas, teas and sports drinks.It's tedious work, but he ...



Big Walnut Winter Sports Schedules  Sunbury News

Sat. Jan. 5, TBA: Girls Varsity Gymnastics, Worthington Kilbourne HS Invitational, Away, Worthington Kilbourne High School, 1499 Hard Rd, Columbus OH ...



Vigil held at Franklin Heights to honor teen killed at fair  ABC6OnYourSide.com

One day after Tyler Jarrell died in an accident at the Ohio State Fair, mentors and friends paid tribute to the teen's life.The 18 year old died from his injuries after ...



Quarterback Prospects in the 2021, 2022 Classes React to Student Appreciation Day Visits | Eleven Warriors  Eleven Warriors

Several 2021 and 2022 quarterback prospects visited Ohio State for the biggest recruiting weekend of the month, and they all left impressed.



Eagles' wins include 82-15 rout  Sunbury News

State Tournaments Division I Boys Basketball: Sunbury Big Walnut is the 26th seed in Columbus 2 regional, and will play the winner of Dublin Scioto (30) at.



Police target drivers ignoring school zone speed limits  10TV

Police said they issue the most citations at schools located next to arterial or connector roads where drivers can build up speed.



High School places memorial rock for teen killed in ride accident  NBC4i.com

A memorial rock now sits at Franklin Heights High School; the school where Tyler Jarrell would have been a senior.



Wil Haygood to chronicle East Highs title teams of 1969  The Columbus Dispatch

In his previous books, Wil Haygood has told the stories of influential African-Americans, including entertainer Sammy Davis Jr., Supreme Court Justice Thurgood ...



Victims of tragedy at Ohio State Fair identified  ABC6OnYourSide.com

Authorities have identified the victims of the ride malfunction at the Ohio State Fair.Tyler Jarrell, 18, from Columbus, Ohio was pronounced dead at the fairground ...



Full story: SWCS board unanimous in vote to pursue bond issue  ThisWeek Community News

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Mother of teen killed in Ohio State Fair accident breaks silence  10TV

Tyler Jarrell had just enlisted in the US Marines days before he died at the Ohio State Fair.



Friends, classmates gather to remember Tyler Jerrell  NBC4i.com

Friends and classmates remembered Tyler Jarrell at a vigil at Franklin Heights High School, Thursday night.



$1.27 million settlement proposed for man killed in State Fair ride failure  The Columbus Dispatch

The parents of an 18-year-old man who was killed when a thrill ride broke apart at the 2017 Ohio State Fair would receive more than $870000 as part of a ...



Who are the Dispatch-Motorists Insurance Group Scholar Athletes?  The Columbus Dispatch

Introduced in May 1982, the Dispatch and Motorists Insurance Group Scholar-Athlete Awards annually honor the best and brightest high school students in ...



PHOTOS: Tyler Jarrell, Ohio State Fair Victim, Remembered  Heavy.com

Tyler Jarrell was a new U.S. Marine Corps recruit. The young Ohio man, only 18 and *fresh* out of high school, enlisted on July 21. Tragically, Jarrell died five ...



South-Western schools extend superintendents contract  Columbus Dispatch

South-Western schools Superintendent Bill Wise will remain in the district through the 2020-21 school year, under a five-year contract extension that the board ...



$1.27 million settlement approved for family of teen killed at Ohio State Fair  10TV

A financial settlement of $1.27 million has been approved to settle claims by the family of 18-year-old Tyler Jarrell.



More Stark schools are EdChoice schools  The-review

Some students in the Alliance, Fairless, North Canton, Northwest, Plain and Perry school districts are now eligible to receive state-funded vouchers that will help ...



School psychologist in South-Western district under investigation  Columbus Dispatch

Police are investigating a school psychologist in the South-Western district after a former student said she had a sexual relationship with the school employee.



School board, district honor retiring staff members  ThisWeekNews

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Six who died in crash came to Columbus for better life  Columbus Dispatch

Eid Badi Shahad, driving with his wife and four daughters, ran a red light early yesterday morning at Riverside Drive and Fishinger Road. Perhaps realizing his ...



School psychologist resigns amid investigation over alleged relationship with student  Columbus Dispatch

South-Western school board members accepted the resignation of David Petree, a school psychologist at Central Crossing High School who is under ...



Land swap between county, South-Western schools eases way for new elementary  Columbus Dispatch

Community gardens will soon give way to a new elementary school under a deal expected to be completed Tuesday between the Franklin County ...



Police identify teen who was fatally shot during alleged burglary  Columbus Dispatch

Columbus police today released the name of a 17-year-old boy who was shot and killed while they say he was breaking into a North Side apartment earlier this ...



List of Ohio schools that broke OHSAA rules and penalties announced during October 2015 meeting  cleveland.com

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The OHSAA imposed the following penalties against schools that violated Ohio High School Athletic Association bylaws or sports ...



Glory Days: Lincoln Heights High went out on top  Cincinnati.com

The same year the school closed, Lincoln Heights became first school in OHSAA history to win state basketball and baseball titles in the same season.



SWCS officials build game plan for Bolton Crossing addition, other projects  ThisWeek Community News

Construction of an addition to the Bolton Crossing Elementary School building is beginning, but another construction project may be on the horizon for the site at ...



After fatal mishap at Ohio State Fair, panel says inspection process needs another look  WCPO

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A state panel has recommended another look at the ride inspection process and public perception of ride safety nearly six months after a ...



Comets, Dawgs hire coaches  ThisWeekNews

Tennyson Varney and Trevor White will attempt to turn around the Grove City and Central Crossing high school football teams.



Excessive corrosion led to fatal accident at Ohio State Fair, ride manufacturer says  WXYZ

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Excessive corrosion led to last month's fatal ride accident at the Ohio State Fair, according to the Dutch company that made the ride.



A look at the top 10 local stories of 2017  The Columbus Dispatch

As 2017 wraps up, The Dispatch librarians put together a list of the top 10 stories of the year. The opioid crisis continues to kill Ohioans Fatal drug overdoses ...



2018 Varsity D Hall of Fame class is announced  Big Red Athletics

GRANVILLE, Ohio — Denison University's Varsity D Association has announced its 2018 Hall of Fame inductees who will be honored as part of the college's ...



Manufacturer: Years of corrosion, reduced metal thickness caused Fire Ball accident  10TV

The Netherlands-based manufacturer of the Fire Ball ride that malfunctioned on the opening day of the Ohio State Fair has determined that excessive corrosion ...



Operator cleared by state in fatal Fireball ride at Ohio State Fair  cleveland.com

The state will impose no fine or other punishment on the operator of a thrill ride that malfunctioned at the Ohio State Fair in July, injuring seven people and killing ...



Visitation planned Monday for teen killed at Ohio State Fair  ABC6OnYourSide.com

Family and friends were preparing to gather Monday to remember the young man killed after riding the Fire Ball at the Ohio State Fair.Visitation for Tyler Jarrell, ...



SWCS: New school will address two needs - News  ThisWeek Community News

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Opinion: An open letter of praise to Ohio State fans from a Sooner student  The Oklahoma Daily

I remember reading a very well-articulated post about a year ago from an Ohio State gentleman regarding the behavior of Sooner nation during his time down in ...



Learning menu lets students personalize class requirements  Columbus Dispatch

The students in Bridget Ebenhack's science classes have an opportunity that administrators hope will become available to more students at Hilliard Darby High ...



Stow-Munroe and Avon Lake High Schools to Participate in Buckeye Invitational at Ohio Stadium  Patch.com

Avon-Avon Lake, OH - Avon Lake and Stow-Munroe Falls among 40 Ohio high school marching bands participating in Saturday's Buckeye Invitational.



8 graduate from C3P(O) program  Marion Star

Eight students from Rushmore Academy and Marion Harding High School completed the Community Connections Partnership program.



Woman's recovery battle continues months after her boyfriend was killed on state fair ride  ABC6OnYourSide.com

A former University of Cincinnati student is sharing her story of recovery of being severely injured when a ride at the Ohio State Fair fell apart last summer.Keziah ...



Legends and Leaders: Columbus City League Fantasy Draft, First Round  Land-Grant Holy Land

What would a fantasy draft do to shake up the Columbus City League? With a mix of some of the greatest hoopers in City League history, recent legends and five ...



The brief, poignant life of MarShawn McCarrel  Columbus Monthly

On the steps of the Ohio Statehouse, a young black activist named MarShawn McCarrel found a “life-giving” sense of purpose. It was the fall of 2013, shortly after ...



Ohio State Fair tragedy: Gondola carrying riders broke off  WHIO

An 18-year-old man killed on Fire Ball ride. All victims have been identified.



WR Dawkins continues father's U of L legacy  The Courier-Journal

When Anthony Dawkins, a former University of Louisville football player, watched his son Seth take the field for U of L in Thursday's season-opening victory over ...



Marine Tyler Jarrell killed on Ohio State Fair Fireball  Daily Mail

Tyler Jarrell, 18, of Reynoldsburg, Ohio has been identified by the State Highway Patrol as the young man who was killed while riding The Fireball, five days ...



Six British theme parks close pendulum rides after teen is killed in US horror accident  The Sun

The UK rides have been taken out of use until they have been re-inspected.



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