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OKC district to close 12 elementary schools

Oklahoma City Public Schools would close 12 elementary schools as part of a plan to provide students with more teachers, course offerings and support, ...

Barfknecht: The peculiar story of young Coach K's recruiting trips to Grant, Nebraska  Omaha World-Herald

Welcome back to Nebraska, Mike Krzyzewski. In the fall of 1981, you traveled to the southwest Nebraska metropolis of Grant (pop. 1115) to visit one of this ...

Equipment catches fire at Grant High School remodel site  KATU

PORTLAND, Ore. – A piece of heavy machinery caught fire while crews were working to remodel the aging Grant High School building in Northeast Portland.

Celebrating Valentine's Day with love stories of high school sweethearts  Grant Tribune Sentinel

Love stories in books and movies usually make relationships look pretty easy. In every good story there is typically a minor problem which almost certainly ends ...

OKC district chief recommends school closure plan

Oklahoma City Public Schools will close 15 schools and reconfigure or relocate 17 others under an ambitious proposal Superintendent Sean McDaniel told the ...

One final gathering for NE Portland's Grant High School, class of '49  The Oregonian -

The class reunion flier announced that this would be the final one, with the word "really" added for emphasis. Back in 1949, Northeast Portland's Grant High ...

Talking Business | Menstruation While Homeless | High School Sexual Violence  OPB News

We discuss the latest regional business news with Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal. Nadya Okamoto. 00:00. 21:15. We talk with Nadya ...

Where We Live: Terrell Brandon, NBA All-Star

Professional basketball is all about going big or going home. Two-time NBA All-Star Terrell Brandon is now retired but he's still going big right here in his ...

33 homicides in Portland in 2018 involved victims ranging in age from 18 to 89  OregonLive

Thirty-three people were killed in Portland in 2018, including four who died in police shootings. The 33 killings mark an increase from 27 recorded in 2017, but ...

Husker great Ndamukong Suh returns to Memorial Stadium  Omaha World-Herald

Scott Frost has been adamant about getting Husker legends back around the program, and his first game attracted one of the best players in program history.

PPS staff say Grant needs buses to Marshall  Hollywood Star News

Modernization work will begin at Grant High School in the fall. (PPS) By Janet Goetze *protected email* The transportation staff of Portland.

Where are they now? Adrianne Poppe  Grant Tribune Sentinel

See the light in others and treat them as if that's all you see,” is a favorite quote of Grant native, Adrianne Poppe who has taken her talents to Lincoln where she ...

Hateful graffiti left in Portland high school bathroom  KATU

Students at a Portland high school found hateful graffiti left in one of their bathrooms this week.A picture of the graffiti left at a gender-neutral bathroom at Grant ...

Benson High School's Carol Campbell named Grant High's new principal

Carol Campbell_Benson 005.jpg. Carol Campbell, who served as principal of Benson High for two years, will take over Grant High School this fall.

Grant High neighbors should brace for unprecedented construction traffic, meeting told

For parents of students en route to Grant in the near future, the meeting held few concrete details.

Pamplin Media Group - Swastika, racist graffiti at Grant High School  Portland Tribune

According to police, at 7:01 a.m. on Sunday, March 22, North Precinct officers responded to the school at 2245 N.E. 36th Ave. on a report of a break in to a ...

Pamplin Media Group - Gun violence issue comes to stage  Portland Tribune

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Grant High School student arrested on drug-related accusations after search of Northeast Portland home

A Grant High School student was arrested Thursday on accusations of delivering cocaine, heroin and marijuana near a school and other allegations.

From Grant to Gucci: The unlikely rise of Phoenix Suns' Mike James

Portland-native Mike James is in the middle of an incredible journey from basketball afterthought to NBA starting point guard.

Grant High School community garden project moves closer to spring completion in Northeast Portland

The Grant site, off Northeast 36th Avenue, will feature a garden for the school to use for experimentation and education, and a separate garden for the ...

Ndamukong Suh's $250000 check helps Grant High turf field supporters break ground

After 12 years of raising money, Grant High School finally will get a synthetic turf field.

Pamplin Media Group - TAKING AIM AT GUN VIOLENCE  Pamplin Media Group

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Grant High baseball team to offer youth clinic this weekend in Northeast Portland

The. Grant High School. baseball team players and coaches are offering a community youth baseball clinic this weekend. The two-day clinic will help support the ...

Teen's dream re-ignited after stolen food cart found

GRESHAM, Ore. (KOIN) -- Nico Vergara has been working on a home-made pizza cart for the past year. The 19-year-old Grant High School graduate saved ...

Police investigating former Newaygo Co. teacher following allegations of inappropriate conduct  Fox17

GRANT, Mich. -- A former Grant High School teacher is at the center of a police investigation following allegations of inappropriate conduct. According to a ...

HS assistant principal bans athletic shorts, tells boys to 'blame the girls'  Boston 25 News

A Tennessee assistant principal was placed on administrative leave Wednesday after he recorded a video addressing a ban on athletic shorts, in which he ...

David Lickey, Oregon high school teacher, under fire for letter questioning 'rape culture'  Washington Times

An Oregon high school has apologized after a teacher penned an opinion piece questioning the existence of "rape culture" and reportedly distributed it among ...

Northeast Portland: Grant High, Hollywood Theater considering film class partnership; fundraiser Tuesday

Ten percent of sales at the Laurelwood Public House on 5115 NE Sandy Boulevard will go to the theater's education initiative, said Doug Whyte, executive ...

Grant High School Class of 1963 to host 50th reunion Aug. 10

When the class graduated, Grant was the largest high school in Oregon, reunion organizers say. More than 600 students graduated and more than 2000 ...

Grant High Principal Vivian Orlen returning to New York: Northeast Portland news

Northeast Portland news and events on Friday, June 14, 2013.

Northeast Portland's Grant High to introduce new basketball coaches to community

Grant High School Principal Vivian Orlen announced a 4:30 p.m. May 4 open house for parents and the community to meet the school's new basketball coaches.

Grant girls rugby team wins state; Portland Barefoot returns: Northeast Portland news

Northeast Portland news and events on Tuesday, May 21, 2013.

Students Protest ‘Prank’ Punishment; Police Investigate Vandalism  Fox17

NEWAYGO COUNTY, Mich. (April 29, 2014) -- Dozens of Grant High School students protested for part of the day amid an end of the school year controversy in ...

Racist policing plagues Portland's nightclubs (Barriers to Entry)  High Country News

In the warm late-night hours of May 25, 2017, in Portland, Oregon, not far from the banks of the Willamette River, Sam Thompson approached the door of a club ...

There's a real digital divide in rural Nebraska  Lincoln Journal Star

On the wide-open plains of central Nebraska, a little more than a mile north of the Logan County line along Avenue 70, Pam Schaeffer can go days without ...

King School's Kim Patterson to leave Portland Public Schools for Oregon Department of Education

Patterson will take over as director of educator effectiveness at the Oregon Department of Education.

Arrests made in death of former US Grant basketball player

Police have arrested three suspects in the slaying of a former U.S. Grant High School basketball player. Deandre Smith, 22, Nicco Lemar Price, 24, and Tywane ...

Principal changing roles | News  Journal Review

NEW MARKET — Southmont Jr. High School principal Anna Roth is taking on a new role as students return from winter break.

Teens learn leadership, survival through search, rescue program

Charlotte and Colin Klein, twin sophomores at Grant High School, stand ready to search and rescue when people get lost in nature. The siblings belong to ...

Engineering Pipeline Open House offers STEM programs to Marietta City Schools students

Marietta City Schools students and parents are invited to discover the unique STEM opportunities available at the Engineering Pipeline Open House, hosted at ...

Student leaders selected for JCamp 2018  GlobeNewswire

SAN FRANCISCO, May 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has selected talented high school students from ...

Mistrial declared in murder case involving death of former US Grant basketball player

Jurors deadlocked Monday evening after six hours of deliberating in a murder case against an Oklahoma City man accused of orchestrating a robbery from jail ...

Slain US Grant grad defied the odds, couldn't escape gun violence

Anthony Hartfield Jr., who graduated from U.S. Grant High School last year, was a role model to younger students and a leader on the school's basketball team.

New Visions for the Techmen  Portland Observer

Curtis Wilson Jr., the new principal of Benson Polytechnic High School, may not need an introduction for many in the Portland area. With 23 years under his belt ...

Changing Portland: NE Alberta no longer the neighborhood black and Latino residents once knew

The neighborhoods surrounding Northeast Alberta Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard has seen one of the most dramatic exoduses of minority families ...

Panera Cares pay-what-you-can cafe learns about entitlement, feeding hungry

The cafe has yet to go a month without losing money -- though it's making about 70 percent of its operating cost, up from 60 a year ago, said Dave Hardin, who ...

Valentine's Day pop-up shop; Mardi Gras Ball; 'Grease'; Northeast Portland weekend events (update)

A few things to do close to home this weekend in Northeast Portland.

Smith named Ferriday head coach | The Concordia Sentinel  The Franklin Sun

Stanley Smith is coming back home. Smith was named head football coach at Ferriday High Tuesday. "I'm humbled and blessed," said Smith, who spent last ...

Rose Festival Court lives High Life in Astoria  Daily Astorian

Fifteen Rose Festival princesses representing the high schools in the Portland metro region were hosted by the Astoria Regatta Association Tuesday, led by ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Jamal Walton Leads The Pack With Top All-Time 400m Mark  MileSplit

Last spring at the Pan-American Junior Athletics Championships, Jamal Walton ran one of the top marks ever by a high school athlete. Walton threw down a ...

Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...

Resurgence seen at Oklahoma Centennial Middle High School

Oklahoma Centennial Middle High School is bouncing back from posting the worst test scores in the state a year ago. School pride and test scores both have ...

David Lickey passing Grant Con Team baton; Willie Jack named TriMet Driver of the Year: Northeast Portland news

Northeast Portland news and events on Friday, May 10, 2013.

How to design a school restroom that works for everyone  Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

It's not just transgender students who want privacy. Some schools are replacing “gang-style” restrooms with gender-inclusive restrooms that have fully enclosed ...

Oklahoma City Public Schools approves annual contracts

The Oklahoma City School Board kicked off the start of the fiscal year by approving and renewing more than 100 contracts, leases and agreements.

Portland-area ski swaps can outfit your kids for less: Omamas

Check out these opportunities to buy used gear in Lake Oswego, Northeast Portland and North Portland.

PCC Men's Basketball Win First Title  Portland Observer

Portland Community College's basketball squad has earned their first title in school history after defeating Pierce College in a 92-86 bout. The win is highlighted ...

Oregon Medal of Honor recipient Art Jackson dies at 92  Statesman Journal

Art Jackson, one of Oregon's 13 Medal of Honor recipients, dies in Boise, Idaho. He was 92.

Best Portland Words  Willamette Week

Best Robot Overlord. If you want to escape an evil robot trying to kill you, head for uneven ground and always run toward the sun. The lowered contrast from the ...

As more coyotes are sighted in Northeast Portland, wildlife experts hold community forum Thursday

Coyotes can be found today living in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago and Cleveland. Though they've lived in Northeast for years, they've become more ...

Where to recycle Christmas trees in Northeast Portland this weekend and help a good cause

Lots of opportunities in Northeast Portland to help a good cause and recycle your tree.

Truly 'Back By Popular Demand' PINK MARTINI Returns To The McCallum With China Forbes And Storm Large  Broadway World

Pink Martini, a McCallum favorite returns for eight great shows Friday, February 9, through Thursday, February 15. In 1994 in his hometown of Portland, Thomas ...

Bill calls for a time out on the high school exit exam  EdSource

The California High School Exit Exam would be suspended for several years and its role would be re-examined under a bill introduced last week by the chair of ...

North Hardin Boys' Basketball - Mike Cofer | Basketball Preview  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

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Wieden+Kennedy puts Portland's Ndamukong Suh in driver's seat of new Chrysler ad

The NFL star and Grant High School grad's hometown gets a shout-out in the 60 second commercial.

Man accused in double homicide in NE Portland faces 9-count indictment

Robert Jermaine Richardson Jr. is scheduled to be arraigned in court Tuesday morning on the indictment.

Three area men who shaped the girls' game  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Ask anyone of a certain age and they'll try to pinpoint when things started to change for their careers.

A restaurant parking lot is transformed into Alameda's latest retail hub (Photos) - Portland  Portland Business Journal

The building that housed longtime restaurant Perry's on Fremont has since been sold and will become a learning center and daycare in April. Now, the former ...

German descendants trace path from Russia to Portland at Concordia University

Until he started at Grant High School, Jerry Schleining thought everyone grew up with cousins, uncles, aunts and both sets of grandparents within four blocks of ...

Ross Nels Iverson, patriarch of Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, dies at age 90  Capital Press

MONITOR, ORE. — It may come as no surprise that Ross Nels Iverson's family is asking friends to bring their favorite tractors to the celebration of his life that will.

Missing Link closes Roseway bike shop  Hollywood Star News

Missing Link Bicycle Shop mechanic Steve Johnson works on a bike at the shop's former location in Northeast Portland's Roseway neighborhood. (Jane.

Alameda Neighborhood Association objects to school boundary changes in Northeast Portland

The association also said it will hold a community forum of its own in December.

Christina Eskew  Coos Bay World

Christina "Chris" Eskew (Bolf) passed away peacefully May 31, 2015. She was 85 years old. Born Jan. 24, 1930 in Oregon City, Ore., Chris grew up in Portland ...

Irvington Home Tour Q&A examines appeal of 30-year tradition in Northeast Portland

The popular Irvington Home Tour turns 30 this spring. While no one can say if the inner Northeast Portland neighborhood tour is the oldest of its kind, it is ...

Retail spotlight: Castelli resurrection led by Portlander

As the Garmin-Sharp Pro Cycling Team enters Paris on Sunday, Castelli co-owner Dario Cremonese as well as race performance director Andrea Peron will be ...

Zen Buddhism and storytelling merge in novelist's journey  Washington Times

Novelist Ruth Ozeki's spiritual companion is a Zen master named Dogen. Dead for nearly 800 years, when you listen to Ms. Ozeki, you know he's there.

Black barbershops in Portland: After 61 years in family business, who will head Dean's Barbershop and Beauty Salon next? (Photos)

An Alabama couple started their business at home in the 1940s. They opened a real barbershop and salon two houses down in 1954. Sixty-one years later, ...

Guest article: The 20s “bikeway” project through the eyes of two 12-year-old girls

This is a guest article by Terry Dublinski-Milton, who sits on the board of directors for the Southeast Uplift neighborhood coalition. It's digested from an essay ...

OKC Locations For Free Summer Meals For Kids KWTV

Meals will be provided to all children aged 18 and younger without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or ...

Rose Festival 2013: Schedule of events

It's time again for the sights, sounds and celebrations that make the Rose Festival a centerpiece of summer in Portland. The theme for 2013 is Portland's Party.

2010 Portland homicides total 29 following a record low number last year

Portland had 29 homicides in 2010, up from 21 in 2009, which was nearly a 40-year low. The victims ranged from an infant boy of 29 days to a 90-year-old ...

Ted Papaioannou: Work and family were key for co-founder of Berbati's and Berbati's Pan

To Ted Papaioannou, family was everything and everyone who ever worked for him was family.

2035 Comprehensive Plan is Portland's future  Mid-county Memo

Portland's 2035 Comprehensive Plan is moving into its final phase—review and adoption by City Council. Depending where you live in east Portland, significant ...

Owner of Portland's Seeznin's Bar & Lounge said OLCC restrictions will force him to close down

Samuel Thompson, owner of the Seeznin's Bar & Lounge, announced that he's closing the bar due to restrictions placed on the bar by the state liquor control ...

Nation's Top 100 Senior Girls Recruits Returning For Indoor Track & Field

Check out the nation\'s top 100 senior girls recruits by event returning for the upcoming indoor track & field.

Nation's Top 100 Indoor Track & Field Returnees - Girls Field Events

Check out the nation\'s top 100 indoor track & field returnees in the girls field events.

US Top 50 Junior Boys Indoor Returnees By Event

Check out the nation\'s top 50 boys returnees among the class of 2018 (juniors) for the upcoming indoor season.

Water Cooler  BlueOregon

Dec. 6, 2017, Ron Wyden, Huffington Post, Trade Rules Matter. Dec. 6, 2017, Ron Wyden, Huffington Post, How Can Congress Debate a Secret Law? Dec.

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