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  1. West Point HS teacher at center of transgender controversy terminated  WAVY-TV
  2. High School teacher at center of transgender controversy terminated after school board hearing  NBC4i.com
  3. High school teacher in Virginia fired for refusing to call transgender student male pronouns  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro
  4. Virginia teacher fired for refusing to use trans student’s preferred pronouns  The Daily Dot
  5. Teacher fired for refusing to use trans student's pronouns  ABC NEWS 4
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  1. West Point HS teacher at center of transgender controversy terminated after school board hearing  virginiafirst.com
  2. Virginia high school teacher fired for refusing to use student's preferred pronoun  Virginian-Pilot
  3. Virginia teacher fired for refusing to call transgender student male pronouns  WTKR News 3
  4. Students hold walkout after teacher at center of transgender student controversy fired  WWBT NBC12 News
  5. Virginia teacher fired for refusing to use transgender student's preferred pronouns  Daily Mail
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West Point students walk out of class to support fired teacher  New York Daily News

About 100 middle and high school students in West Point held a walkout in support of a teacher who was fired for refusing to use a transgender student's ...



Controversy surrounding West Point HS teacher placed on administrative leave  8News

Students and parents in West Point are rallying behind a teacher put on paid administrative leave following a transgender controversy at the school. . News ...



Fired for not using trans student’s pronouns, teacher argues ‘that is not tolerance’  The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Peter Vlaming, a French teacher at West Point High School in Virginia, was fired for refusing to refer to a trans student as a male, instead avoiding any pronouns ...



Virginia high school teacher fired for refusing to use transgender student's new pronouns  Winston-Salem Journal

WEST POINT — A Virginia high school teacher was fired Thursday for refusing to use a transgender student's new pronouns, a case believed to be the first of its ...



Public hearing Thursday for WP teacher who refused to use student's preferred identity pronoun  Virginia Gazette

The West Point School Board will hold a public hearing Thursday for a teacher who is on administrative leave for refusing to use a student's preferred identity ...



Facebook Feedback for Dec. 8: West Point teacher firing; 'It's a Wonderful Life' playing in area  Daily Press

West Point High School French teacher Peter Vlaming, 47, was fired Thursday night after a five-hour school board hearing because he refused to use a ...



Virginia teacher on administrative leave after controversy involving transgender student  CBS17.com

WEST POINT, Va. (WRIC) - Students and parents in a Virginia town roughly an hour east of Richmond are rallying behind a teacher put on paid administrative ...



West Point ninth graders sign intent to graduate in 2022  Virginia Gazette

West Point High School's freshmen class recently got to set their sights on graduation in 2022. Byron Thorne of education memorabilia company Jostens, spoke ...



West Point High School names new principal  Virginia Gazette

West Point High School has a new principal. Newport News native Jonathan Hochman will be the new principal and will start on Oct. 1, according to a news ...



Around the nation | | gillettenewsrecord.com  Gillette News Record

All clear after bomb threat forces evacuation of CNN offices.



News to know Dec. 7: Fields trial deliberation; Hull Street double shooting; when snow arrives  WWBT NBC12 News

We're ending the work week looking ahead to the first significant snowfall of the winter and what it means for the start to next week.



West Point High School Homecoming candidates and committee  Virginia Gazette

West Point High School's homecoming candidates and committee.



West Point High School announces Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2018  Virginia Gazette

The Class of 2018 will be honored at 6 p.m. on June 5, at the W.T. Robinson/Sture G. Olsson Civic Auditorium and Fine Arts Center. This event is open to the ...



West Point High School varsity baseball player makes national team  Virginia Gazette

Since he was 6, West Point High School sophomore Zachary “Zach” Gonzalez has dreamed about playing baseball on a national team. Zach, who plays first ...



West Point High School to perform "Hairspray"  Virginia Gazette

Flower power and the smell of hairspray are coming to West Point High School. Drama Club will perform the hit Broadway musical “Hairspray” in the first week of ...



West Point High School accepting sports hall of fame nominations  Virginia Gazette

West Point High School is accepting nominations for the next West Point High School Sports Hall of Fame. Nomination forms can be found on the school website ...



Pointer pride fills downtown with high school homecoming parade  Virginia Gazette

Residents gathered with pointer pride as students and school officials kicked off West Point High School's homecoming with the infamous parade down Main ...



West Point baseball player named an MVP of national championship  Virginia Gazette

Zachary Gonzalez, 16, rising junior at West Point High School, was named the Gatorade MVP of Baseball Factory's national world series.



Tidewater area schools recognize teachers of the year  Virginia Gazette

Tidewater area schools including West Point, King William, King and Queen and New Kent County all recently named their teachers of the year.



Touch a truck event by West Point Combined Parent Teacher Organization coming Saturday  Virginia Gazette

Truck-filled fun pulls in to West Point this weekend. The “Touch a Truck” event presented by the West Point Combined Parent Teacher Organization is set for ...



Food Trucks by the River brings food and fun to West Point  Virginia Gazette

Food Trucks by the River returned for its second year in West Point on April 20.



36th annual Crab Carnival draws hundreds to town for food and fun  Virginia Gazette

The 36th annual West Point Crab Carnival drew hundreds of carnival goers to town for a weekend full of food and fun.



Annual Jammin on the Point concert series features local WP band  Virginia Gazette

West Point's first 2018 Jammin on the Point concert features local band JMN. The ban takes the stage at 6 p.m. on April 27 in Town Park.



Updated everything: 36th annual Crab Carnival  Virginia Gazette

Here's an updated list of everything happening this weekend's 36th annual Crab Carnival in West Point.



Chesty Puller 10k brings sense of community, remembers and honors troops  Virginia Gazette

Runners, walkers and supporters all gathered in honor of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller and members of the military at the 11th annual Chesty Puller 10k in ...



West Point schools, RCC embark on new career training partnership  Virginia Gazette

West Point Public Schools and Rappahannock Community College begins new career training program for high school students.



Arts Alive presents 3 Redneck Tenors  Virginia Gazette

Arts Alive presents the “3 Redneck Tenors” and the opening of an invitational art exhibit, featuring West Point Councilwoman Gail Nichols, on March 17.



Copper theft disrupts power for thousands in Cullman County  Alabama's News Leader

Thousands of people in Cullman County were left in the dark this morning after hundreds of feet of cooper was stolen from a power sub-station.“We just knew all ...



West Point students create drug and alcohol-free tailgating parties  Daily Press

It may be summer vacation, but some West Point students are already planning for the upcoming school year.



Middlesex sweeps district track titles  Urbanna Southside Sentinel

by Larry Chowning. The Middlesex High School (MHS) boys and girls track teams each won Tidewater District titles at West Point High School on Thursday, May ...



County students recognized at school board meeting  Cullman Times Online

Thursday night's meeting of the Cullman County School Board saw students from several schools receive recognition for efforts in athletic and academic events.



Food truck series returns to West Point  Virginia Gazette

This fall, food trucks will again descend on West Point. West Point officials are bringing back Food Trucks by the River, a food event series in which food trucks ...



2018 Mississippi Top 10 - Week 1  High School Football America

West Point begins 2018 as the top ranked team in the High School Football America Mississippi Top 10 that is created with our propietary algorithm.



Virginian named national grand prize winner in NASA Langley student art contest  Daily Press

NASA Langley selects Virginia seventh-grader as national grand prize winner in its annual student art contest.



National Signing Day roundup: High school athletes pick their colleges  WWBT NBC12 News

Wednesday, Feb. 7 was National Signing Day where athletes from high schools chose what colleges to take their talents.



West Point students visit STEM-based workplaces  Daily Press

Teachers at West Point High School wanted to connect students to concepts outside of the classroom, especially around some of the latest job fields involving.



Starkville new No. 1 in Mississippi Top 10  High School Football America

Starkville High School is the new No. 1 team in the High School Football America Mississippi Top 10 after knocking off former No. 1 West Point.



Hampton adds new school buses, special education training for drivers  Daily Press

Some students in Hampton will ride to school in September on new buses.



West Point YMCA celebrates 10th anniversary  Daily Press

Sean Cogan thinks the Greater West Point Family YMCA is the best-kept secret in town. Every week after nearly 10 years he says people still ask, incredulously,



#MSPreps Coach of the Year: Chris Chambless, West Point  Jackson Clarion Ledger

Chambless led West Point to a dominating season, 5A state championship.



8News Presents Top of the Class 2016: Hanover, Varina,Thomas Jefferson & West Point high schools  WRIC

Every year, 8News honors Central Virginia's strongest scholars with a day of fun at Kings Dominion.. News, weather, sports, headlines for Central Virginia and ...



West Point seeks to gather citizens' opinions on town with survey  Daily Press

West Point officials hope citizens will voice their opinions about town life in a survey launched Wednesday.



Middlesex Teen of the Year described as 'great role model'  Urbanna Southside Sentinel

Kathy Michos (center), the 2018 Middlesex Kiwanis Teenager of the Year, received her award and a $500 scholarship on March 19. Above, from left, are ...



U.S. Marines run though West Point to honor Chesty Puller  Daily Press

Over 70 Marines ran through West Point just before noon on Thursday in honor of Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller, a West Point native and the most highly decorated.



Conference brings county native home | News  Franklin News Post

Capt. Norman Gray was given the rare opportunity to return to his Franklin County home for work this week. The 29-year veteran of the Virginia State Police is ...



Methodist Church to open faith-based preschool  Daily Press

With Creative Critters moving back to rebuilt location, pastor and wife plan to open new preschool.



Lady Devils return experienced infield to the diamond  Rappahannock Record

by Lisa Hinton-Valdrighi. The Lady Devils won by a run and lost by one to split with West Point High School (WPHS) in a varsity softball double header at Dream ...



West Point hosts promotional ceremony for Major Calvin Townsend  Daily Times Leader

Major Calvin Townsend poses for a photo with his family at his promotional ceremony Friday. (Collin Brister, DTL). By: COLLIN BRISTER. Staff Writer.



WestRock connects students to workforce  Daily Press

WEST POINT — High school students were given a break from their chemistry books last week to hear about how the science they learn inside the classroom.



Jaguars sign 10 players to practice squad  WJXT News4JAX

The Jacksonville Jaguars signed 10 players to their practice squad Sunday. All 10 of which were with the team in the preseason and who were cut when the ...



Aylett names valedictorian and salutatorian of graduating class  Urbanna Southside Sentinel

Members of the Aylett Country Day School Class of 2018 are, seated from left, Gianna Fischetti, Gracie Sandy, Krista Carlton, Autumn Courtney and Saylor Gray; ...



MHS students take part in pilot welding program at RCC  Gloucester Mathews Gazette Journal

A group of eight Mathews High School juniors and seniors are among the first to take advantage of an exciting new opportunity—one that could pay big ...



Memorial Day events on the Peninsula  Daily Press

When is your town's Memorial Day celebration? Check this events list.



Challenges await new Hampton City Schools superintendent Jeffery Smith  Daily Press

On Wednesday, the Hampton School Board unanimously appointed Jeffery O. Smith as superintendent of schools. He currently serves as superintendent of ...



Saturday's Weather 6/30  myndnow.com

Tonight, a few clouds and winds southwest at 5-10 mph. Lows in the 50s.



Bauer takes on new role as EMCC recruiter  Meridian Star

MAYHEW — East Mississippi Community College's Tawana Bauer has accepted a new position at the college as a recruiter.



Business Beat: SuduWOK  myndnow.com

Asian fusion makes its way to the Magic City. SuduWOK is set to open it's doors October 1st. The restaurant will specialize in making customized stir fry bowls.



Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday and gives you back an hour  myndnow.com

Turn your clock back an hour this coming Sunday, November 4th.



Virginius Bray Thornton III, a civil rights leader and a founder of SNCC, dies at 81  Richmond Times-Dispatch

When Virginius Bray Thornton III was 6, he got the surprise of his young life when he went to purchase a Coke at a drugstore in his native West Point and was ...



Herberger's is back -- online  myndnow.com

Herberger's is back – at least as an online retailer, right now.



Sticks and stones? Schools get unusual weapons to fight shooters and ridicule ensues  Kansas City Star

A school district in Erie, Penn., armed about 500 teachers with miniature baseball bats last week during training on how to respond to school shootings.



Dozens Displaced As Fire Destroys Apartment Building  myndnow.com

Dozens of people ran for safety as a major fire burned through a large apartment building in Williston overnight. Close to 70 people were living in the 34 units of ...



'Highly intoxicated' mom fell asleep with her baby. That led to his death, Nebraska officials say  The Fresno Bee

She had fallen asleep with her 3-week-old baby in the same bed — while drunk. Now five months later, investigators believe the 35-year-old Waverly, Nebraska, ...



Does marriage make husbands or wives more grumpy? Yes, science says.  Star-Telegram

Marriage makes a husband less extroverted and more conscientious while it makes a wife less anxious, neurotic and open, a study in the journal Developmental ...



Animatronic T-Rex at Colorado theme park goes ‘extinct’ in suspected electrical blaze  Fort Worth Star Telegram

The 24-foot animatronic Tyrannosaurus rex at Denver's Royal Gorge Dinosaur Experience went 'extinct' in a blaze of glory Thursday. Park director Zach ...



Kansas mom ran into ‘the biggest spider web.’ Now she’s fighting flesh-eating bacteria  Belleville News-Democrat

Tamara Owsley-Savard was playing a game of hide-and-seek when she ran into “the biggest spider web” of her life and was bitten by a spider. Now more than a ...



‘Sweet lady’ poisoned husband’s water with chemical found in eye drops, SC police say  Wichita Eagle

A York County, South Carolina woman was charged with murder after she was accused of poisoning her husband's water with tetrahydrozoline, a chemical ...



List Of Upcoming Pro Wrestling Events  eWrestlingNews

Fri, Aug 3 – Empire Wrestling Federation – Father Maguire Council 3851, Knights of Columbus, 4315 N Vincent Ave, Covina, CA – EmpireWrestlingFederation.



These ‘kissing bugs’ poop on your lips and cause deadly disease. They’re spreading.  Charlotte Observer

Health experts are warning about a disease spread by “kissing bugs” called chagas, which can lead to heart irregularities. The Triatomine bugs bite humans ...



Scholastic Bowl team wraps up season  Rappahannock News

The Scholastic Bowl team competed last weekend in the Region 1A East Championship at Luray High School. Rapp got off to a fast start, defeating ...



MHS track teams win 6-team meet  Urbanna Southside Sentinel

Brianna Bagby is the top female sprinter on the Middlesex Lady Chargers track team. She, along with Tiara Hayes, Katherine Campbell and Michaela Chowning ...



Blue Devils edge Chargers for Tidewater District track crown  Urbanna Southside Sentinel

by Larry Chowning. The Middlesex High School (MHS) boys track team finished second in team competition at the Tidewater District track meet at West Point ...



Wisconsin dad takes out $64K ad calling for renewed investigation into police shooting death of son  News & Observer

A Wisconsin father has taken out a $64K ad calling on authorities to reopen their investigation into an officer-involved shooting that killed his son.



School & sports news for June 12  Rappahannock News

The Panther postseason wraps up with several state championships, the Culpeper Soil & Water Conservation District and Daughters of the American Revolution ...



High school football team pushes ambulance off the field after it gets stuck  Kansas City Star

An ambulance got stuck when it was called onto the field after Northmor High School's quarterback was injured in a game against Fort Frye High School in ...



Texas deputy assaulted child, threatened to deport mom, cops say  Kansas City Star

A 4-year-old girl cried out to her mother over the weekend near San Antonio, Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar said Sunday during a news conference.



National Taco Day 2018: Deals and freebies on tacos Thursday  WSB Radio

National Taco Day 2018: Deals, freebies from Taco Bell, Del Taco, Cold Stone Creamery and more.



Local Business Moments | Executive Suite | FOX Providence Eyewitness News  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Local Business Moments - Profiles on local businesses on Executive Suite.



Augusta, Rockingham Schools Participate in Seat Belt Use Challenge  NBC 29 News

Wilson Memorial, Stuarts Draft, and Turner Ashby high schools are among 50 schools kicking off a statewide campaign to increase seat belt usage rates among ...



Work for Us | WPRI 12 Eyewitness News  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

WPRI 12 Eyewitness News on WPRI.com is Providence, New Bedford, Fall River news and weather. We're coverage you can count on in Rhode Island and ...



T.I. plans pop-up trap music museum, trap house escape room in Atlanta  WSB Radio

ATLANTA - To celebrate the 15th anniversary of his album, “Trap Muzik,” rapper T.I. is bringing a unique, pop-up trap music museum to the hip-hop capital of the ...



Double shooting in Henry County leaves one person dead, one critically  WSB Radio

Police in Henry County are trying to determine if charges will be filed in a double shooting that left one person dead and another critically injured. Captain Joey ...



Clark Atlanta University president announces resignation  WSB Radio

Clark Atlanta University President Ronald A. Johnson is resigning in December for personal reasons, he wrote in a letter Friday, after leading the university for ...



WATCH: Lakers fan sinks half-court shot to win $30K, tries to high-fiv  WSB Radio

LOS ANGELES - A Lakers fan sank an incredible half-court shot Monday night to win a $30,000 jackpot, then tried to celebrate with some of the players.



The jury has reached a verdict in the botched circumcision case  WSB Radio

WARNING: This story contains mature *content* that may not be suitable for all readers. The jury has reached a verdict in a Clayton County botched circumcision ...



B/R CFB Recruiting 200: Top 200 Overall Recruits for 2016  Bleacher Report

After thorough study using specific scoring criteria, Bleacher Report recruiting analysts Damon Sayles, Sanjay Kirpalani and Tyler Donohue have graded the top ...



Teen returning home from after-school job killed in drive-by shooting  WSB Radio

A Newton County teenager was killed in a drive-by shooting late Wednesday after he returned home from his shift at a local Zaxby's, authorities said. His father ...



Pittsburgh synagogue shooting victims were grandparents, brothers, dev  WSB Radio

PITTSBURGH - The victims in the shooting massacre at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh Saturday morning were grandparents, brothers and parents.



Officer involved in fiery crash on busy Gwinnett roadway  WSB Radio

A Gwinnett County police cruiser was involved in a fiery, single-vehicle wreck on Sugarloaf Parkway early Monday, according to officials. “This incident appears ...



Job Fair Job Seeker Signup | WPRI 12 & FOX Providence  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

The WPRI 12 & FOX Providence Job Fair is an annual community event connecting great employers to great job seekers in Rhode Island and Southeastern ...



Three strip clubs close in Sandy Springs following litigation  WSB Radio

Flasher's, Mardis Gras and The Coronet Club $ Doll House have closed in Sandy Springs following a 12-year legal battle.



Ware Academy Graduates 16 Eighth Grade Students in Class of 2013  PR Web

Gloucester, Va. (PRWEB) June 04, 2013 -- Ware Academy celebrated its eighth grade class of 2013 Friday, May 31 during a commencement ceremony at Ware ...



Florida man's $150K prosthetic arm recovered a day after it was stolen  WSB Radio

A South Florida man's $150,000 prosthetic arm was stolen from his truck Sunday, but two off-duty police officers found it within a day, the Sun-Sentinel reported.



Netflix’s ‘First and Last’ offers a fascinating look at the American prison system  The Daily Dot

The prison industrial complex is an incredibly outsized aspect of American life, and as such, it has an outsized place in American entertainment.



4 killed, 1 hurt in shooting at Texas childs 1st birthday party  WSB Radio

Killed in the shooting were Juan Espinoza Sr. and three of his adult grandsons, Juan, Jeremy and Nicky Sandoval.



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Tyrese Cooper Returns In 2018 To Defend His Title  MileSplit

This *content* requires a MileSplit Pro plan. Join Now and select any plan for instant access! MileSplit Pro Join Now Already a Pro member? LOG IN. Fastest man ...



Ted Turner reveals he has Lewy body dementia  WSB Radio

Media mogul Ted Turner has revealed he has Lewy body dementia, a progressive disease that is similar to Alzheimer's. >> Read more trending news.



Scam alert: Fake Amazon job offer asks for $200 payment  WSB Radio

A new scam targeting job seekers invites you to apply for a job at Amazon then purchase an 'enrollment kit,' according to the Better Business Bureau. Don't fall ...



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