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Jul 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Corbett earns health science degree

MARIETTA -- Ursula Corbett of Newcomerstown was among approximately 250 students who received diplomas during Marietta College's 180th graduation ceremony May 7. Corbett completed requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Health Science degree.

Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Kindergarten registration

WEST LAFAYETTE -- Registration for children who will be entering kindergarten in the Ridgewood Local School District will be on Aug. 1 at Ridgewood Elementary School. Registration will be scheduled by appointments so call the Ridgewood School District at 740-545-6454 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.

Jun 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Newcomerstown Middle School Honor Roll

NEWCOMERSTOWN -- Newcomerstown Middle School released its honor roll for the fourth nine weeks grading period: Grade Six Principal's Roll -- Clint Durben, Jessica Fish, Rylee McCort, Brittyn Miller, Marlie Moner, Hannah Thomas, Jacie Tedrow, Gia Miller, Ellie Foster, Gabriella Weave

Erin Jordan
Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Erin Jordan

Erin Jordan, formerly of Newcomerstown, graduated from the University of Colorado on May 12, 2017, Summa Cum Laude. She received the degree Master of Science in Molecular and Cellular Biology. Erin has accepted a research position in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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Archie Griffin awards
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Archie Griffin awards

Newcomerstown Middle School students William Dakin and Kaitlyn Sanders were selected to receive the Ohio High School Athletic Association prestigious Archie Griffin Sportsmanship Award.

St. Paul church recognizes graduates
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

St. Paul church recognizes graduates

St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Newcomerstown, recently recognized several graduates in the congregation. Pictured, left to right: Allie Hinton, Susan Hinton, and Rachel Hinton. Allie graduated from Ohio Northern with her Master's in Accounting.

Perfect attendance
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Perfect attendance

These students received awards for having no absences the entire school year. School officials offered congratulations to the students for perfect attendance.

4.0 Grade Point Averages
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

4.0 Grade Point Averages

4.0 GPA All Year, Grade 8 Nabeel Alghaith 4.0 GPA All Year, Grade 7 Elena Cadle, Caitlin Green, Addison Guy, Melanie Gibson, Kyler Popadak, Seth Gamble, Sarah Garretson, Makenzie Hickman, Hayley Williams, Cori Lake 4.

Thumbs Up Award
Jun 14, 2017 12:00 AM

Thumbs Up Award

The prestigious Thumbs Up Award was given once again by Newcomerstown Middle School Principal Jason Peoples. The distinguished honorees this time were the Middle School secretaries, Ronda Kenney and Terri Miller.

Elementaries have 'Field Days'
Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Elementaries have 'Field Days'

The Newcomerstown East and West elementaries recently had "Field Days" as part of the last few days of classes for 2017.

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Figures from a Wax Museum
Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Figures from a Wax Museum

The Newcomerstown fifth graders recently picked historical figures for a "Wax Museum" project. Pictured here are some of the submissions: The Great Bambino (Babe Ruth) by Landon Belt; Susan B. Anthony by Kadee Williams; Charlie Chaplin by Brooklynn Hall; and Pocahontas by Destiny Garcia.

Graduation 2017
Jun 7, 2017 12:00 AM

Graduation 2017

The Newcomerstown High School Class of 2017 celebrated graduation on Sunday, June 28, with commencement activities at Newcomerstown High School. Seniors also created a memory by marching in their robes through the halls of West Elementary.

Newcomerstown students receive scholarships
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Newcomerstown students receive scholarships

Seniors at Newcomerstown High School were awarded $83,000 in local scholarships from the Newcomerstown Scholarship Foundation when the annual scholarship banquet was held this past week.

From kindergarten to graduation
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

From kindergarten to graduation

Pictured is a kindergarten class taught by Mrs. Prysi that include members of the 2017 Newcomerstown High School graduating class. Front Row (l-r): Selena Moore, Abygael Murphy, Isaac Ellis, Tristan Bryant, Brandan Septer, Morgan Burtscher, Shebaray Corbett.

From kindergarten to graduation
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

From kindergarten to graduation

Pictured are members of a kindergarten class taught by Mrs. Prysi that includes members of the Newcomerstown High School graduation class of 2017. Front Row (l-r): Lindsey Amore, Sophia Miller, Tiffany Miller, Taylor Thursby, Gabriella Bleininger, Will Ruby.

Honor Society induction
May 24, 2017 12:00 AM

Honor Society induction

Congratulations to Kara Konkle, Dominque Davis and Levi Kilpatrick for their induction into the National Technical Honor Society at Buckeye Career Center.

May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Indian Valley Seniors

Austin Steven Hartline Clinton I. Kenney Shawn M. Lendon Rhet Thomas Mani Scarlet Michelle Mani Sierra Rain Mullins Carter Paige John Pankuch Michaela Pivonka Allen L.

May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Indian Valley Seniors

Mariah Lynn Rolli Brandon Rose Caden Jeffrey Rostad Dakota L. Schandel Madalyn Jane Schupp BrieAnna Sue Schwab Allison J. Shaw Chelsea N.

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May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Indian Valley Seniors

Abigail Elizabeth Adams Cody Michael Adams Clinton Ray Albrecht Joliena Lynn Albrecht Trevlor John Ault Hunter Alvin Baker Megan Elizabeth Baker Rachel Elizabeth Barkley Miranda Faye Be

Students of Month
May 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Students of Month

West Elementary teachers and staff say "congratulations" to their May Students of the Month: second grader Colton Rose and fourth grader Abby Cool.