| Feb 8, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Hours after Karen Brocklebank's son posted pictures online late last month of his forearm marred with a series of self-inflicted cuts and a threat to kill himself on his 13th birthday, she sat in an uncomfortable emergency room chair, sleepless and in...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 8:56 AM
About 40 percent of students at Centennial High School have reported being bullied in the past school year, according to Principal Carl Perkins.
That, he said, is just too many.
"That's huge," he said. "That's one of the things that caused us to take...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 4:47 AM
He may not sport a fedora on his head or a bullwhip on his belt, but Lee Preston can be recognized by the ARKLOGIST license plate on his car. And by a book that might be tucked under his arm: “Archaeology in Howard County and Beyond: What I’ve...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Glenelg High School and its AP Scholars Program host a fall flea market this Saturday, Oct. 13, from 8 a.m. until noon. More than 20 families will host tables both indoors and outside.
Refreshments will be sold, as well as pumpkins for fall and Halloween...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 5:52 PM
The Easter Sunday suicide of a Glenelg High School teen has raised long-standing concerns about cyber-bullying, as parents and teachers call on Howard County schools to do more to boost awareness and prevention.
Chaun Hightower, president of the Howard...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Katie Anger, a bright-eyed redhead from West Friendship, opened the door for cyber-bullying as a middle-schooler, when she installed the "Honesty Box" app on her Facebook page.
Some teens used the now-defunct Facebook feature to criticize her...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Cyberbullying became a problem for tech-savvy students well before adults — particularly parents and teachers — knew much about it. For the past decade, that's where Sameer Hinduja has come in.
Hinduja is the co-director of the...
| Apr 29, 2012
| 12:41 PM
More than 100 parents and students gathered at Wilde Lake High School in Columbia on Thursday night to learn about how to prevent of cyberbullying and hear details of the Howard County public schools' anti-bullying policy.
Thursday's forum was in the...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:54 AM
NCAAF Team Report - Eastern Michigan - INSIDE SLANT
If the top brass in the Mid-American Conference were looking for a dream championship game matchup, those dreams have most likely been fulfilled. If they wanted the best against the best, then they got...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Bob Roberts Society Orchestra, ballroom dancing to a full 16-piece big band, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Boynton Beach Civic Center, 128 E. Ocean Ave., Boynton Beach; $4. Call 561-742-6240.
Breast cancer support group, 11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Lynn Cancer...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Excited about the upcoming holidays? Here's your go-to guide for tri-county holiday events.
Make sure to check back soon - new events will be added throughout the holiday season
HOLIDAY FANTASY OF LIGHTS
Through Dec. 18. The park...
| Dec 4, 2013
With the city's tree-lighting out of the way, 11 more holiday traditions are coming up in Boca Raton through Christmas, from the street parade tonight and boat parade Saturday, to the Goo Goo Dolls in concert at the No Snow Ball and two Madrigal dinners...