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Canfield Local Schools superintendent, two school board members resign

Canfield Local Schools superintendent, two school board members resign

The district will continue to pay Geordan's annual salary — reportedly $116,792 for fiscal year 2019 — as well as a lump-sum for accrued benefits and vacation time through the remainder of his contract, which expires July 31, 2021. If Geordan is not employed from Aug. 1, 2021 to Jan. 31, 2022, the board will pay his base salary for that period in a lump-sum.
Chaney High School teacher saves choking student

Chaney High School teacher saves choking student

The former U.S. Marine sergeant “doesn’t want any attention but deserves it,” a fellow teacher said.
Youngstown City school board to host leadership workshop Saturday

Youngstown City school board to host leadership workshop Saturday

Educational vouchers and the Academic Distress Commission are among the topics that will be discussed.
Academy provides alternative learning experience for students

Academy provides alternative learning experience for students

About 50 students from Trumbull, Mahoning and Columbiana counties attend the school.
Potential Development School students to get special visit

Potential Development School students to get special visit

Santa will arrive not by sleigh, but by a Youngstown Fire Department firetruck.
Canfield speech and debate team earns top honors

Canfield speech and debate team earns top honors

Sixteen schools participated in the tournament.
Boardman students win Congressional App Challenge

Boardman students win Congressional App Challenge

The app was inspired by the mass shooting in Dayton on Aug. 4.
$1.5M donation creates biomedical research lab endowment at YSU

$1.5M donation creates biomedical research lab endowment at YSU

The university’s We See Tomorrow campaign has exceeded $100 million.
YSU trustees seek improved policies on student misconduct

YSU trustees seek improved policies on student misconduct

The board says it wants to address responses to serious student misconduct, including sexual misconduct and acts of violence.
YSU budget troubles lead to frustration over student fee disbursement

YSU budget troubles lead to frustration over student fee disbursement

Youngstown State administrators said they're holding the line on spending to correct a nearly $9 million deficit, but faculty members said they aren't getting the tools they need.