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Charlestown High School teacher counts down to summer with crazy costumes  WDRB

A Charlestown High School teacher has started a tradition to keep students' attention until the final bell.



Townie Sports: Charlestown High Boys’ Track Takes City Championship  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

The Charlestown High School boys' track team had been putting the rest of the City's high schools on notice over the last few years, but on May 13 they showed ...



Roster for the 2019 Bunker Hill Parade  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

This information is printed as an informational guide only. The parade line up is subject to change by the parade committee. The Parade starts at Hayes Square.



In Dramatic Shift, Harvard-Kent To Get Sixth Grade Added in 2020  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

Last fall, Interim Supt. Laura Perille and her team came to Charlestown High School to talk about BuildBPS and new changes to education in the Town – but she ...



Greater Clark County Schools approves new superintendent  WLKY Louisville

The Greater Clark County School Board voted unanimously on Tuesday to approve the contract for its new superintendent.



‘City on a Hill’ Review: Kevin Bacon’s Showtime Drama Is a Good Ol’ Boston Cop Story  IndieWire

Matt Damon and Ben Affleck present "City on a Hill," where the cops were dirty, the criminals had blue collars, and the accents are killah.



Charlestown High School principal named interim GCCS superintendent  WDRB

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (WDRB) -- Mark Laughner wiped away tears Tuesday night after being named the interim superintendent of Greater Clark County ...



Charlestown High School football looks to rebound from losing season  Courier Journal

A year ago, the Charlestown High School football team got off to a rocky, losing four of its first five games.



Charlestown High Principal tapped as GCCS interim superintendent  WAVE 3

The Greater Clark County School District will soon have a new leader at the helm. Charlestown High School Principal Mark Laughner is being tapped to take ...



New GCCS superintendent could make $25000 less than predecessor  WDRB

The district wants to permanently hire its interim superintendent, Mark Laughner. The board heard public feedback Tuesday night about his new contract.



Amazon to fund breakfast program at Charlestown High  WAVE 3

CHARLESTOWN, IN (WAVE) - Charlestown High School has become one of just 100 schools in America to receive a grant from Amazon, encouraging students ...



Charlestown teen splits time between home, Hollywood to act on TV show  WAVE 3

Fifteen-year-old Dallas Edwards is a freshman at Charlestown High, and despite some serious Hollywood success, he has no immediate plans to leave Indiana ...



4 Southern Indiana schools close early due to water main break  Courier Journal

The City of Charlestown, Indiana has closed all four of their schools after a water main break, according to the Greater Clark County School District.



Teachers, parents calling for more student supports  BayStateBanner

While Boston Teachers Union leadership is in the midst of negotiations over pay raises and other matters with Boston Public Schools officials, outside the Bruce ...



Hundreds gather for fallen Charlestown Sgt. Ben Bertram  Evening News and Tribune

CHARLESTOWN — Hundreds of people gathered this morning at Charlestown High School for a Celebration of Life for fallen Charlestown Sgt. Ben Bertram.



Townie Sports  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

CHS names former star Hugh Coleman as hoop coach. Charlestown High School has hired one of the state's most successful high school basketball coaches, ...



High school freshman schooled in Indiana, 'Schooled' in Hollywood  WAVE 3

Inside Charlestown High School, Dallas Edwards is just a normal teenager. Just weeks earlier, however, he had traded his classroom here for one on television ...



High bond set for suspect in fatal Charlestown police pursuit  Evening News and Tribune

SCOTT COUNTY — Surrounded by three sheriff's officers and with a dozen Charlestown police officers behind him, the suspect in a pursuit that led to the death ...



How to pay your respects to the Indiana police officer killed in crash  Courier Journal

Funeral arrangements have been set for Charlestown Police Officer Benton Bertram who died in a crash while chasing a suspect.



Dog-friendly 5K honors fallen Charlestown officer  WHAS11.com

CHARLESTOWN, Ind. — The Charlestown Police Department is giving you and your dog a chance to run for a good cause. This April, the department will host ...



Nearly 50 Charlestown voters have been casting ballots at wrong precinct  Newsandtribune

CHARLESTOWN — Nearly 50 registered voters in Charlestown's Saddleback subdivision have been casting ballots at the wrong precinct for the wrong city ...



Amazon surprises southern Indiana students with 'Breakfast Bonanza'  WDRB

On Wednesday morning, Amazon employees held a cooking contest to emphasize the importance of a healthy breakfast.



Charlestown's Lukes runs for more than 200 yards in win over Silver Creek  Courier Journal

Charlestown High School's football took revenge out on rival Silver Creek with a 32-14 win Friday night in Mid-Southern Conference action.



Schools again face budget cuts  BayStateBanner

In what has become a yearly ritual in the Boston Public Schools community, parents, teachers and school leaders are grappling with budget reductions and the ...



Boston Public Schools employee on leave after allegedly inappropriately touching a Charlestown High School student  MassLive.com

A Boston Public Schools employee is on paid leave after a Charlestown High School student said he touched her inappropriately and discussed his sex life with ...



Courier Journal Indiana high school football players, coach of the year  Courier Journal

Charlestown's Marion Lukes stepped into the spotlight with an outstanding junior season, finishing with 2,599 rushing yards on his way to being named the ...



Man involved in car chase that killed Indiana cop gets 30 years in prison  Courier Journal

Benjamin Eads was sentenced in Scott County Friday to 30 years in prison in connection with a chase that killed Charlestown Police Sgt. Benton Bertram.



Visitation to be held Monday for Charlestown police officer killed in crash during pursuit  WDRB

Sgt. Benton Bertram died while chasing a suspect on Wednesday. He lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a tree.



Suspect in car chase that killed Charlestown officer pleads guilty  Courier Journal

The man arrested in connection with a December police chase that resulted in the death of a Charlestown, Indiana, officer will plead guilty to his charges.



Charlestown High School Graduates the Class of 2017  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

By Patrick O'Connor. Graduation for the class of 2017 at Charlestown High School took place on Thursday afternoon, June 15, at the Clarke Athletic Center at ...



To Revive Charlestown High's Theater Program, It's The Life Of A Salesman  WBUR

Charlestown High School hasn't had a dedicated theater program for two decades. Building one from scratch is the challenge facing teacher Alex Johnson.



The Boston Public Schools Innovation Incubator - Next Gen Learning in Action  Education Week

By Karissa Goff and Camella Scott, Boston Public Schools Office of Innovation. Boston Public Schools (BPS) is discovering that designing the future is not just ...



Why these high school valedictorians struggle to succeed  PBS NewsHour

High school valedictorians are the best in their class academically. But a new report finds that the top graduates of Boston's public high schools are encountering ...



Police organize 5K9 race where dogs are welcome in fallen K9 officer’s honor  WAVE 3

CHARLESTOWN, IN (WAVE) - It's been three months since Sergeant Ben Bertram was killed in a crash during a high speed chase through Clark and Scott ...



Charlestown High School teacher nominated for $100,000 award for work with Diploma Plus Program  Boston.com

Sunny Pai has spent the past six years focusing on the needs of students in the Diploma Plus Program at Charlestown High School. Because of that work, he's ...



Southern Indiana high school recap: Providence routs Switzerland County  Courier Journal

The Pioneer got out to an early lead and blew out the Pacers.



Charlestown Police officer killed in pursuit remembered for his bravery and sacrifice  WDRB

Officer Benton Bertram was part of the K-9 division and graduated from Charlestown High School.



Fundraisers to help Charlestown Police Department honor the memory of Sgt. Ben Bertram  WAVE 3

It's been just over two months since a Charlestown Police Officer was killed during a chase through Clark and Scott County. Sergeant Ben Bertram's death was a ...



Scott Brown plays hoops with former Charlestown High star, then takes in a Celine Dion concert in New Zealand  The Boston Globe

There's no end to the demands placed on the US ambassador to New Zealand and former senator from Massachusetts.



Charlestown High’s Change Starts from the Top  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

By George K. Regan Jr. In 1974, as Mayor Kevin White's Press Secretary, I became the spokesperson for bussing in Boston. I saw first-hand how bussing tore ...



PHOTOS: Sgt. Ben Bertram Funeral Service | Multimedia  Newsandtribune

Charlestown bid farewell to fallen officer Sgt. Ben Bertram on Tuesday in a *service* at Charlestown High School.



Trans high school junior finds support at school  Boston Herald

When Jayden Aguiar declared himself as male and stopped using his birth name, Jasmine, he said he was finally himself — the person he was meant to be.



Charlestown High School teacher wins $100,000 award for work with Diploma Plus Program  Boston.com

Last month Sunny Pai teared up when he thought about what winning $100,000 would do for the Diploma Plus Program he leads at Charlestown High School.



Floyd and Clark County Stonewall Democrats award first scholarships to local high school students  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Two southern Indiana students will be on their way to college with the help of a new scholarship program. The Floyd and Clark ...



GCCS school board seeking superintendent applications, stakeholder feedback  Evening News and Tribune

JEFFERSONVILLE — The superintendent search for Greater Clark County Schools is a lot like fishing at this point, school board president Katie Hutchinson ...



Red Sox give back to community ahead of One Boston Day  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

BOSTON (WHDH) - Red Sox players made the rounds in the community Friday as part of the One Boston initiative. “It's a special day in Boston, and I think it's a ...



Charlestown High School student now serving as Clark County Deputy Coroner  WDRB

CHARLESTOWN, Ky. (WDRB) -- The students at Charlestown High School have won a lot of awards and accolades over the years, but senior Alexis Taylor's ...



Charlestown, Indiana residents no longer under boil water advisory  WDRB

The advisory was issued Sept. 25 after a 16-inch water main broke, forcing several schools to dismiss students early.



Guest Op-ed: How We’re Investing in Charlestown  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

By Mayor Martin J. Walsh. Every spring, we release our Capital Investment Plan which funds the critical improvements to our infrastructure and facilities in ...



Greater Clark Schools taking applications for superintendent, asking community for feedback  WDRB

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (WDRB) -- Greater Clark County Schools is looking for a new superintendent, and it is asking the community to help determine the type ...



Your go-to guide for Southern Indiana holiday events  Evening News and Tribune

A slew of holiday-related events will kick-off next week in Southern Indiana. Find all the details below.



Charlestown-raised "American Horror Story" actor returns home to encourage students  Newsandtribune

CHARLESTOWN — Bo Roberts remembers his time at Charlestown High School with mixed feelings.



Debbie Sue Honeycutt Whitler  Seymour Tribune

CHARLESTOWN Debbie Sue Honeycutt Whitler, 68 of Charlestown, IN passed away on Wednesday April 10, 2019 at Baptist Health-Floyd Hospital in New ...



Registration for Inaugural Sgt. Bertram Memorial 5K-9 now open  WAVE 3

CHARLESTOWN, IN (WAVE) - Registration is now open for the inaugural Sgt. Bertram Memorial 5K-9. All proceeds will benefit the Bertram family in blood and in ...



Two newcomers square off for Greater Clark Dist. 1 seat  Newsandtribune

Two newcomers are vying for the school board seat for District 1, which is comprised of Washington, Bethlehem, Owen and Oregon townships. Board member ...



Timing of anti-Pleasant Ridge development banner removal questioned  Newsandtribune

CHARLESTOWN — For around two weeks, the truck with an illegal banner sat on Harold Goodlett's property.



Company tours encourage students to pursue manufacturing | News  Evening News and Tribune

SOUTHERN INDIANA — Regional companies want to encourage more people to pursue jobs in manufacturing. This week, about 20 local manufacturers spread ...



Guest Op-ed National Service Makes Local Impact: AmeriCorps Members Are Strengthening Greater Boston Communities  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

By Barbara Moffat and Emily Haber. In his inaugural address, President John F. Kennedy asked Americans what they could do for their country. Nearly 60 years ...



UPDATE: Charlestown High School principal arrested for OWI  Evening News and Tribune

Charlestown High School Principal Keith Hedges was arrested Sunday evening for drunken driving.



IU Southeast cheerleaders balance school and spirit  IU Southeast Horizon

IU Southeast graduate Hayley Little is now the coach for the IU Southeast cheerleading team she said helped build her. Admittedly, Little enjoys her coaching ...



Meet Judge Robert Ronquillo: Boston Municipal Court Chief Tells Kids to Strive for Education, Dreams  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

For an adult, it's no small task to keep high schoolers on the edge of their seats, engaged and hanging on every word. But that's just what Boston Municipal Court ...



UPDATE: Social media threat referencing 'CHS' deemed not credible  Newsandtribune

CLARK COUNTY — A concerning image posted on Snapchat and shared by a student living in New Albany led to increased police presence at Charlestown ...



Organization introduces scholarships for local LGBTQ students | News  Evening News and Tribune

SOUTHERN INDIANA—For New Albany High School senior Chloe Edwards, it was tough when she came out to her family as bisexual last year.



Lauded Charlestown High program in jeopardy  The Boston Globe

Diploma Plus has helped hundreds of struggling students by building a supportive community and allowing students to study in small classes, at their own pace.



Heslam: Hands-on headmaster eyes change at Charlestown High  Boston Herald

The measure of William Thomas' success as Charlestown High School headmaster is what you can't see or hear in the hallways. Students aren't there. They are ...



Neighborhood Round Up  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

Free Afternoon Bingo at Zelma Lacey House. Stop by the Zelma Lacey House for free BINGO on Friday May 11, at 3 p.m.. Hosted by Tabitha Jones of the Zelma ...



Charlestown High to Lose Air Force JROTC  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

Budget cuts and declining enrollment have forced Charlestown High School to close its Air Force JROTC program at the end of this year. The program has been ...



Robert ‘Ikie’ Cullen of Andover, at 90, worked on Boston waterfront  Boston Herald

Robert “Ikie” Cullen of Andover, formerly of Charlestown, died Friday, April 19. He was 90. He was born and raised in Charlestown and attended Charlestown ...



Greater Clark County Schools inching closer to finding new superintendent  WDRB

JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (WDRB) -- All smiles and with a shovel in hand, the groundbreaking of the new downtown Jeffersonville elementary school was one of ...



Boston students preparing for annual MLK Celebration at Strand Theatre  Boston 25 News

Doctor Martin Luther King Jr. would have been 90 years old Tuesday and as the nation prepares to celebrate on the official holiday next week, students in ...



A local youth soccer revival – The Horizon  IU Southeast Horizon

Crisp morning air, a harmony of chirping birds and clanking soccer cleats on pavement provide the soundscape to Saturday morning recreational soccer games.



Charlestown High School teacher struck by car; arrest made  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) -- A southern Indiana high school teacher is recovering in the hospital after being struck by a car. Charlestown school officials say ...



2019 IASB High School Broadcasting Competition Awards announced  UIndy News

Porter County Career and Technical Center won Television School of the Year and Homestead High School won Radio School of the Year at the 2019 Indiana ...



Massachusetts gives Holyoke $131,600 grant for early college program for high schoolers  MassLive.com

Hundreds of high school students will begin taking courses at college campuses this fall under an early-college program Massachusetts has outlined for ...



Charlestown High grad's athletic apparel company takes off  The Boston Globe

Mattapan's Peter Edouard always loved basketball, and now he's finding success designing local team uniforms.



GCCS to host public meeting on superintendent contract  Evening News and Tribune

CLARK COUNTY — Greater Clark County Schools will hold a public hearing Tuesday regarding a proposed superintendent contract for interim superintendent ...



Central tops Souhegan in ''Granite State Challenge'; scholarships offered  The Union Leader

Can you name the Hall of Fame Boston Red Sox catcher nicknamed Pudge who graduated from New Hampshire's Charlestown High School? That question ...



Charlestown's first-half point total the 10th-highest ever  USA TODAY High School Sports

Charlestown re-wrote the school record books in just 24 minutes Friday night. The Pirates scored 10 touchdowns on their way to a 72-0 halftime lead over ...



Center for Cultural Resources kits showcased at Charlestown High School's World Fest  IUS Now

By Kristin Kennedy. Charlestown High School was turned into a cultural hub earlier this spring. Kimonos, sombreros and artifacts were displayed in the library, ...



Missing woman found alive in Charlestown apartment; man charged  Universal Hub

A resident of the Bunker Hill housing development was charged today with kidnapping Olivia Ambrose, 23. Police Commissioner William Gross said Ambrose ...



Woman accused of injuring high school teacher due in court  WLKY Louisville

On Monday afternoon, a Clark County woman accused of seriously injuring a high school teacher is due in court.



Southern Indiana high school football preview capsules  The Courier-Journal

A team-by-team look at the 2017 high school football season in Southern Indiana.



New Principal at Charlestown High School  WAVE

A southern Indiana principal won't be leading his school next year. The Greater Clark County School Board decided to remove Keith Hedges from Charlestown ...



School Police Officers Would Get Sweeter Pension Terms Under Boston City Council Proposal | NewBostonPost  NewBostonPost

Boston city councilors want school police officers in the city to be able to maximize their pensions at age 60 instead of 65. All 13 city councilors this week ...



Miss Clark County crowned | News  Newsandtribune

CLARK COUNTY — Kennedy Easton, 18, daughter of Jeff and Christen Gordon and sponsored by B and G Enterprises and Sons LLP of Charlestown, was ...



Brownstown Central, Crothersville girls' basketball teams conclude summer play  Seymour Tribune

CHARLESTOWN Basketball is almost always in season for high school players across Indiana. Whether it's just getting some shots up, or playing in a ...



Alternative program thrives  Boston Herald

Students who have long struggled in traditional Boston high schools are getting extra support to earn a high school diploma in a new unorthodox Boston Public ...



Targeting Addiction | Harvard Medical School  Harvard Medical School

At a time when U.S. health officials are calling opioid misuse and addiction a serious national crisis, Harvard Medical School's MEDscience program is using its ...



HOLIDAY SPIRIT: Charlestown's Christmas City a labor of love  Newsandtribune

CHARLESTOWN — There are roughly 8100 people living in Charlestown.



New Hood Park Plan Gets Rough Outing at CNC over Building Height  Charlestown Patriot Bridge

The new Hood Park revised master plan didn't get too many supporters on Tuesday night, Oct. 2, at the Charlestown Neighborhood Council (CNC), with most ...



Kewan Platt: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Kewan Platt, a Fitchburg State junior, elbowed Nate Tenaglia of Nichols, during a Division III basketball game in Massachusetts. Platt is a criminal justice major.



High school football coach arrested in drug roundup apologizes to community  WDRB

Smuggling in steroids from across the globe. Jeffersonville Police say that's what landed a local high school football coach behind bars. Ryan Grace was a ...



GCCS to switch to academy model: Curriculum will focus more on career-oriented education  Newsandtribune

CLARK COUNTY — High school students at Greater Clark County Schools will soon see changes in their educational experiences.



Heslam: Boston students make strong argument for debate teams  Boston Herald

Charlestown High School junior and aspiring lawyer Mohammad Umar was so nervous at the start of his first debate tournament last year that his left leg was ...



Southern IN police officer killed in line of duty crash laid to rest  WAVE 3

The funeral *service* held inside Charlestown High School brought hundreds out to say their final goodbyes to the young officer.



A day in the life of a Harvard custodian  Harvard Gazette

Ana Osorio is a custodian working at Harvard Business School, where she is in charge of cleaning the common spaces at McArthur Hall, which provides ...



Kidney patient released to attend Charlestown homecoming  The Courier-Journal

Sarah Booth didn't let kidney transplant complications stop her from walking in Charlestown High's homecoming Friday night.



CHARLESTOWN FOOTBALL SEASON PREVIEW: Pirates to begin Ward Era on Friday  Newsandtribune

CHARLESTOWN — Looking back over the last seven seasons, it's tough to argue that Charlestown hasn't been the most successful school in the local area.



Oldham County football is on the rise this season  Courier Journal

The changes are becoming evident for Oldham County High School's football team. Last year, the Colonels won their last three regular-season games to capture ...



Deal with the hate to prevent slayings  Boston Herald

If anyone ever had reason to demonize manufacturers of guns and rifles it would have been the late Darryl Williams, who spent the final 31 years of his life as a ...



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