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They Met Up for a Sneaker Sale.
Then Everything Went Awry
Apr 14, 2020 12:10 PM CDT
They Met Up for a Sneaker Sale. Then Everything Went Awry
Teen girl killed during shootout over Adidas Yeezy shoes near Miami: cops
- A Miami high school senior weeks away from graduation was killed last week during what cops say was a botched sale of Adidas Yeezy sneakers. Two men have since been arrested and charged with murder. CNN reports that Andrea Camps Lacayo died April 7 after she accompanied her boyfriend, Sergio...
Cops: He Tried to Kidnap Kids.
A Teen Wrestler Was Watching
in case you missed it
Mar 29, 2020 7:11 AM CDT
Cops: He Tried to Kidnap Kids. A Teen Wrestler Was Watching
New Mexico's Canaan Bower, 16, credited with heroic body slam
- A man who allegedly tried to kidnap three children from a New Mexico convenience store was stopped when he came up against a champion high school wrestler. Canaan Bower, 16, was getting gas in Las Cruces on Wednesday morning when he noticed a commotion at a convenience store across the...
Student Working Drive-Thru
Shift Gets Best Customer Ever
Mar 27, 2020 7:48 AM CDT
Student Working Drive-Thru Shift Gets Best Customer Ever
Kaitlyn Watson informed by school administrator she's her class valedictorian
- Kaitlyn Watson has been out of school for nearly two weeks due to the closures spurred by the coronavirus. But the Michigan high school senior has still been working her shifts at the Culver's fast-food drive-thru, and recently she waited on her best customer ever. That customer, per CBS...
Just the Girls?
Mar 6, 2020 11:32 AM CST
Backlash on Principal's Prom Mandate: Why Just the Girls?
Principal says female attendees need to get their outfits approved ahead of time
- A mandate sent out by a high school principal in Louisiana about the upcoming prom and the attire that female attendees are allowed to wear is getting mixed reaction. NBC News reports that Kim Pendleton, who only recently took on the principal job at Shreveport's Southwood High School, sent...
Only Girl on School
She Scored Twice
Mar 5, 2020 12:48 PM CST
Fans Mocked Only Girl on School Hockey Team. She Scored Twice
Fans yelled insults about Alyssa Wruble, put up a 'gender reveal' sign
- With two older brothers, a longtime love of ice hockey, and a competitive streak that enables her to brush off low-key trash-talking during games, Pennsylvania teen Alyssa Wruble knows what it is to be tough. As the only girl on Northampton Area High School's varsity team, the 17-year-old tells...
She Beat All the Boys, Making
Her State Wrestling Champ
Feb 28, 2020 9:03 AM CST
She Beat All the Boys, Making Her State Wrestling Champ
North Carolina's Heaven Fitch was inspired to get into wrestling by her older brothers
- Heaven Fitch was 6 years old when the wrestling bug first hit her. Growing up with older brothers who wrestled, the North Carolina girl was fascinated, and she started pestering her parents to let her do the same. "They didn't want me to wrestle," she told the...
Teen Was Leaving School.
Cop Threatened to Shoot
Feb 10, 2020 11:00 AM CST
Teen Was Leaving School. Cop Threatened to Shoot
Florida high school student had an orthodontist appointment
- William Miller, 17, was in a pickup truck trying to leave the campus of a Florida high school when, amid an argument with a school resource officer and a school discipline assistant, the officer—a deputy with the Pasco County Sheriff's Office—threatened to shoot the teen. Miller's...
'Unbearable': 2 Teens Dead
After Pickup Hits Runners
Feb 4, 2020 1:18 PM CST
'Unbearable': 2 Teens Dead After Pickup Hits Runners
Driver Max Townsend's son had been killed in a car accident the previous day
- Oklahoma's Max Townsend lost his 29-year-old son in a car accident on Sunday. A day later, police say he plowed his pickup into a group of teenage runners, and two of the teens have since died, reports ABC News . Townsend is in custody and suspected of drunk driving as...
Students on School Trip
Find Hidden Cameras
Dec 14, 2019 2:30 PM CST
Students on School Trip Find Hidden Cameras
A staff member is on leave as 'a precautionary measure'
- School trips can be a great experience for students—but not when they find cameras hidden in their hotel room. That's what Wisconsin high school students reported during their recent stay at at the Minneapolis Hyatt Regency for a school-sponsored conference, NBC News reports. Details are scant, but a...
Girl, 15, Suspended
for Warning About
'Rapist in Our School'
Oct 8, 2019 7:33 AM CDT
Girl, 15, Suspended for Warning About 'Rapist in Our School'
Aela Mansmann, parents are appealing the 3-day punishment
- Dozens of high school students walked out of classes near Portland, Maine, on Monday in support of a teen who warned about "a rapist in our school" and was then suspended for bullying. "I definitely am ashamed to say I go to Cape Elizabeth High School with this...
Ex-Student Charged 23 Years
After School Burned to Ground
Sep 26, 2019 11:15 AM CDT
Ex-Student Charged 23 Years After School Burned to Ground
Fingerprint on fire extinguisher was key
- A man has been charged with burning down his high school—23 years ago. Macedonia High School in South Carolina was "totally destroyed" in the Aug. 4, 1996, arson, in which books, papers, and other materials were set alight in hallways, according to Berkeley County Sheriff Duane Lewis. Only...
Students Killed a Duck.
Thousands Miffed at
Sep 10, 2019 10:50 AM CDT
Students Killed a Duck. Thousands Miffed at the Punishment
Some students were only suspended from football games
- Two thousand people are demanding harsher punishment for high school football players sidelined in New Hampshire after a fatal attack on a duck. Graphic video filmed two weeks ago at a training camp in Moultonborough shows athletes from North Conway's Kennett High School watching as wild ducks are lured...
Alabama School Fights
Vaping in Unusual Way
Sep 9, 2019 9:40 AM CDT
Alabama School Fights Vaping in Unusual Way
Bathroom stall doors are no more
- An Alabama high school has decided to remove some of the doors from its bathroom stalls in an effort to stop students vaping in campus bathrooms, reports the AP . Gary Horton, principal at Wilson High School, tells WAFF the removal of some of the stall doors in the boys restroom...
2nd High School Deals With
Students, Nazi Symbols
Aug 19, 2019 2:46 PM CDT
2nd High School Deals With Students, Nazi Symbols
Southern California teens gave salute, sang marching song
- Another high school in Southern California is dealing with a group of students who apparently thought it would be funny to embrace Nazi symbolism. This time, it involves the water polo team at Pacifica High School in Garden Grove, reports the Daily Beast . The website reviewed video of several...
The 'Rainbow Experiment' Went
Wrong. Now, a $60M Payout
Jul 2, 2019 8:05 AM CDT
The 'Rainbow Experiment' Went Wrong. Now, a $60M Payout
Ex-high school student Alonzo Yanes suffered 3rd-degree burns over 30% of his body
- Anna Poole was simply trying to show her high school chemistry class the "Rainbow Experiment," which illustrates how mineral salts change color when an accelerant, usually methanol, is poured on. But the 2014 experiment went wrong, one of her students was severely burned by the resulting fireball, and...
Country's New Law
Could Bring 525B
New Trees to
May 31, 2019 12:15 PM CDT
Country's New Law Could Bring 525B New Trees to the World
Philippines bill would mandate students plant at least 10 trees each before graduating
- Advocates for a new bill in the Philippines say it could result in 525 billion new trees over the course of a generation, and the ones set to be on the front lines for this initiative are students. The
and CNN Philippines report on the proposed legislation, which mandates...
20 Students Commit Suicide
After Faulty Exam Results
May 2, 2019 7:51 AM CDT
20 Students Commit Suicide After Faulty Exam Results
Errors will be rectified, but too late for some in India's Telangana state
- Since April 18, student suicides have been a daily occurrence in India's Telangana state. On that day came results of a state examination taken by almost 1 million 12th graders, per Fox News , and nearly 350,000 failed—supposedly. An independent panel has since found the software developed by...
At Center of Battery Charge:
a Famous Wrestling Move
Apr 12, 2019 10:56 AM CDT
At Center of Battery Charge: a Famous Wrestling Move
Florida teen charged with attempting to assault principal; attorney says it was just horseplay
- A high school student in Florida was arrested this week after he was recorded raising his hands toward his principal's neck. "It shouldn't have been arrestable," a lawyer for 18-year-old Gianny Sosa of Miami Southridge Senior High School told a judge on Thursday, per the
His Story Is Antidote
to College-Admissions Scandal
Mar 15, 2019 10:30 AM CDT
His Story Is Antidote to College-Admissions Scandal
Once-homeless Dylan Chidick is accepted to 17 colleges, so far
- Getting accepted to 17 colleges is an impressive feat for any high school student. It means something more to New Jersey's Dylan Chidick, considering the 17-year-old came to the US as an immigrant from Trinidad at age 7 and spent the next decade in and out of homelessness. Even...
Student: My SAT Score Rose,
and They Assume I Cheated
Jan 3, 2019 11:10 AM CST
Student: My SAT Score Rose, and They Assume I Cheated
Kamilah Campbell is demanding Educational Testing Service release her score
- Kamilah Campbell wanted to improve her March SAT score. So the 18-year-old Florida high school senior "studied harder than she ever studied before," says her attorney. The result was a 330-point increase when she took the test again in October, getting a score of 1230. But then she...
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