(NEW YORK) -- High levels of chemicals called per-and polyfluoroalky substances (PFAS) were detected in water-proof or stain-resistant school uniforms in the United States and Canada, according to a new study published Wednesday in the Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. PFAS chemicals, often called... Read More.
DuBois - At the DuBois Area School Board meeting Thursday night, the board unanimously voted to approve hiring Lauren McLaughlin as Vice Principal of the DuBois Area High School. McLaughlin’s official start date is Monday, September 26. The board also approved purchasing a truck cab and... Read More.
(OXFORD, Mich.) -- New evidence uncovered during discovery of the case of Ethan Crumbley allegedly shows that Oxford High School teachers and school officials failed to respond to warning signs exhibited by the accused school shooter in the months leading up to the November... Read More.
Brookville - The case of a Jefferson County man accused of inappropriately touching a young girl who was waiting for a school bus will be heard in county court. 74-year-old Dale Neill is charged with four felony counts of indecent assault and one felony count... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A Kentucky man currently serving a life sentence for a deadly 1997 school shooting said he feels responsible for school shootings that have happened in the U.S. On Dec. 1, 1997, then-14-year-old Michael Carneal opened fire on a prayer group at Heath... Read More.
(OXFORD, Mich.) -- Oxford school board president Tom Donnelly, who has been heavily criticized, resigned from his position months after a Michigan school shooting left four students dead. Seven people, including a teacher, were shot at Oxford High School in Oxford Township last November when... Read More.
DuBois – Do you worry about your kids driving to school during the winter? At the DuBois Area School Board work session meeting yesterday, the board discussed purchasing a new truck cab for salting the school parking lots. This truck would replace the 1989 dump truck... Read More.
Brockway – The construction of a new multi-purpose gymnasium building with a nearly $1.9 million price tag has been approved by the Brockway Area School Board. The new structure will connect to the existing multi-purpose room through a breezeway. It will be used for sports practices... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Three months after the Robb Elementary School shooting took the lives of two teachers and 19 students in Uvalde, Texas, the topic of school safety continues to be a concern for teachers across the country. In the 2020-2021 school year, there were... Read More.
(BOSTON) -- A package detonated at Northeastern University in Boston on Tuesday night, and a staff member sustained a minor hand injury, according to the school and police. The package was sent to Holmes Hall on Leon Street, where police responded at 7:18 p.m., authorities... Read More.