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  1. Police, state investigating Dunbar incident; Dayton schools apologize  Dayton Daily News
  2. Roger Bacon football coach discusses head-butt by Dunbar player to referee on 700 WLW
  3. DPS, OHSAA investigates altercation between Dunbar player, referee
  4. Caught on camera: High school football player headbutts referee during Ohio season opener  Greenville News
  5. WATCH: HS Player Head-Butts Official, Game Ends Before Halftime  Fanbuzz
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WATCH: Player head-butts official at Dunbar football game  Dayton Daily News

A Dunbar High School football player faces punishment after a video shows he head-butted a referee Saturday night during the team's non-league game at ...

The Dayton Dunbar at Milford football game Friday night will be played as scheduled  WCPO

Roger Bacon defeated Dayton Dunbar 23-8 Aug. 31 with seven minutes remaining in the second quarter after a Dunbar player appeared to have head-butted an ...

Roger Bacon plays shortened game due to Dunbar player confrontation with referee

Roger Bacon's football game with Dayton Dunbar was called before halftime Saturday after a Dunbar player head-butted a referee after a personal foul call.

Player’s head-butt gave football ref concussion, he tells Ohio Senate  Dayton Daily News

The football official who was head-butted by a helmeted Dunbar High School player Aug. 31 was diagnosed with a concussion from the incident, according to ...

WATCH: Ohio high school football player headbutts referee, game called in first half  USA TODAY High School Sports

An Ohio high school football game in Dayton was called in the first half when a player for one team headbutted an official in a dramatic and tense situation ...

Referee suffers concussion after head-butt by helmeted high school footballer, he tells lawmakers  News965

DAYTON, Ohio - The football official who was head-butted by a helmeted Dunbar High School player Aug. 31 was diagnosed with a concussion from the ...

Dunbar player charged with assault of football official  WHIO

One count of felonious assault causing serious physical harm, a second-degree felony, has been filed against a 17-year-old who head-butted a referee.

Monday, Sept. 2, 2019: Ohio football player head-butts official on field  NY State Sportswriters Association

Leading off today: An Ohio football opener was called midway through Saturday's second quarter after a player head-butted an official. Cincinnati Roger Bacon ...

Sideline Chatter: Times sure have changed; that used to be a warning  The Seattle Times

A satirical look back at some of the quirkiest, most eyebrow-raising things that happened in the sports world this week.

Robert Edward Stokes  Yellow Springs News

Robert Edward Stokes, age 85, of Dayton, Ohio, departed this life while at home on Sept. 10, 2019. Robert was born March 13, 1934, to John B. and Mary ...

Minority teachers needed, as local schools struggle with diversity  Dayton Daily News

Most local schools have very few nonwhite teachers, while research shows having at least one teacher of your own race makes a difference.

Bluegrass Beacon: Simple awareness can thwart threats  Bluegrass Institute

“Do something!” emotional protestors shouted at politicians in the wake of the recent mass shootings which killed at least 31 people and wounded dozens of ...

Dunbar HS student arrested for bringing gun to Dayton school  WHIO

DAYTON — A 16-year-old boy was arrested Friday after he was caught with a gun at Paul Laurence Dunbar High School. Dayton police responded around ...

See these 5 antiquated computing devices that shaped American history at the Smithsonian  Washington Post

The museum's new exhibit includes a 1840 teaching abacus and 2013 pair of Google Glasses, delivering an overview of the devices Americans have used to ...

5-at-10: Need more passion Coach Pruitt, break up the Braves, NFL super bets, Rushmore of acting siblings  Chattanooga Times Free Press

I feel for Steve McB, and TFP sports editor Stephen Hargis and Brad Shepard and Weston Wamp and ESPN 105.1 the Zone program director Wells Guthrie and ...

Dayton schools disciplined AD, principal in Dunbar/OHSAA case  Dayton Daily News

Dayton Public Schools disciplined multiple employees in the wake of the Jan. 10 JV basketball brawl between Dunbar and Thurgood Marshall.

OHSAA addresses penalty on Dunbar boys basketball, DPS probation  Dayton Daily News

All of the following about Dunbar High School boys basketball from last season and Dayton Public Schools has been previously reported. But it's still daunting to ...

Dunbar football coach ousted: ‘I’m disappointed and it hurts’  Dayton Daily News

Darran Powell will not return as Dunbar High School's head football coach next year, he said the district told him today.

Dunbar introduces new boys basketball coach Chuck Taylor  Dayton Daily News

Chuck Taylor is a veteran coach who knows what it's like to play on a state championship team,...

Signing day: Dunbar OL Allen extends area pipeline to Cincinnati  Dayton Daily News

National signing day has a way of reducing the most mannish of high school football players to to a sobbing mess. That's what happened to Dunbar senior ...

Dunbar basketball fiasco: Dayton superintendent says, ‘We owe an apology’  Dayton Daily News

Dayton schools admits it was wrong in basketball brawl legal aftermath involving Dunbar, OHSAA.

What We Know About The Victims Of The Dayton Shooting

Police have identified the nine people who were killed after a shooter fired dozens of rounds into a busy street in Dayton, Ohio, early Sunday morning.

OHSAA responds and will not appeal after judge rules Dunbar back in tournament  Dayton Daily News

The OHSAA released a statement Tuesday after Montgomery County Common Pleas Court Judge Krumholtz issued a ruling allowing Dunbar High School back ...

Dunbar JV coach, school AD issued reprimands by Dayton schools chief  Dayton Daily News

Dayton Public Schools has reprimanded two employees for failing to manage the aftermath of a Jan. 10 basketball brawl, according to documents obtained by ...

Dayton basketball team ruled ineligible for OHSAA tournament files injunction. Here's how it affects local teams.

The Ohio High School Athletic Association ruled Dayton Dunbar ineligible after the school failed to discipline players after bench-clearing fight.

Principal backs out 5 minutes before hiring; Hill now to lead Belmont  Dayton Daily News

Belmont High School has had a tumultuous year, and Toron Wooldridge rescinded his acceptance of the principal job. Donetrus Hill will now take over.

Dunbar grad is first Dem candidate seeking party’s nod vs. Turner  Dayton Daily News

The first announced Democratic candidate seeking her party's nod to run against U.S. Rep Mike Turner plans to publicly declare her candidacy today at Third ...

shooting victims: Thomas McNichols  Dayton Daily News

Thomas McNichols, known to all as TeeJay. and a father of four, was a 'gentle giant,' according to his aunt. “He was so tall and a lot of folks thought he was older ...

Meet Dayton’s 2019 ‘Top 10 African-American Men’ of the year  Dayton Daily News

“They (honorees) are focused on community *service* and *service* to youth,” executive director says. Ten Dayton men will soon be honored for doing good works.

Dayton district AD, school principal on leave after basketball game brawl  USA TODAY High School Sports

A series of school officials in Dayton have all been disciplined for the aftermath of an in-game brawl. As reported by the Dayton Daily News, the Dayton district ...

Dayton principal, AD reprimanded for ‘major violation’ in Dunbar fight  Dayton Daily News

Athletic director Mark Baker and Dunbar Principal Crystal Phillips were on paid leave for one to two weeks.

Former Dunbar basketball teammates going in different directions  Dayton Daily News

Men's college basketball: Former Dunbar teammates headed in opposite directions.

5 kids who represent the best of Dayton Public Schools  Dayton Daily News

While Dayton Public Schools has a reputation as a failing school district -- it has scored at or near the bottom of the state in standardized testing for years -- there ...

Mark Baker out as Dayton athletic director as schools shake up staff  Dayton Daily News

Dayton Public Schools has appointed district athletic director Mark Baker as associate director of truancy for the district for 2018-19, and named Shawna Welch ...

Dunbar track champ Wallace dies  Dayton Daily News

Craig Wallace, one of Dayton's most decorated track and field sprinters, died last Friday from complications of diabetes.

Dunbar basketball standouts Baker, McConnell transferring to prep school  Dayton Daily News

DeVon Baker and Caleb McConnell, two high-scoring underclassmen at Dunbar High School, are in the process of transferring to SPIRE Academy in Geneva, ...

Dayton native living a dream in NBA’s video game league  Dayton Daily News

Ivan Curtiss sat at a roundtable on the Brooklyn Nets practice court on March 15. While the Atlantic 10 men's basketball tournament took place a short walk away ...

Bishop Fenwick to play Dayton Dunbar now, after court calls OHSAA ruling a 'mistake'

Bishop Fenwick High School boys basketball will play Dayton Dunbar tonight, after a Montgomery County court overturned a Feb. 28 Ohio High School Athletic ...

How Jonathan Allen earned an Ohio State offer after playing football for nine months

Jonathan Allen, a three-star 2019 offensive tackle from Dayton Dunbar, earned a surprise offer from Ohio State after one year of playing football.

Dayton schools call family engagement weak point, push new strategies  Dayton Daily News

After 18 months of strategic changes, Dayton Public Schools leaders acknowledge the district still needs to turn a corner in family engagement — both ...

2 shooting victims remembered for dedication to others  Dayton Daily News

Services were held Monday for the two victims of the Oregon District shooting. McNichols, known to family and friends as TeeJay, was in the Oregon District with ...

A dedicated student, a loving mom, a refugee: What we know about Dayton shooting victims  WKRC TV Cincinnati

DAYTON, Ohio (WKRC) - The nine victims of Sunday's mass shooting in Dayton's Oregon District are regular people. Some have had speeding tickets. Others ...

Athlete of the Week: Monet Allen, Dunbar High School  Dayton Daily News

School: Dunbar. Grade: Junior. Age: 17. Sports: Volleyball, basketball, softball. Claim to fame/honors: Ranks top of class academically; earned all-city first team ...

Former Sen. Brown aide announces bid to challenge Rep. Turner

A local activist and former aide to U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) announced her 2020 campaign for Ohio's 10 Congressional District, challenging Rep.

Dunbar grad Bell on Team USA for World games  Dayton Daily News

Brian Bell might be all-world at running around a track, but he has a lot of catching up to do when he steps out of the oval. The Dunbar High School graduate and ...

Dayton schools plan massive leadership change this fall  Dayton Daily News

Dayton Public Schools will see massive leadership changes this fall, as at least 11 of its 27 schools will have new principals. New Superintendent Elizabeth Lolli ...

Miguel Patrick ready to lead Cedar Grove's football program  Champion

When former Cedar Grove High School football coach Jermaine Smith resigned from his position in March, defensive coordinator Miguel Patrick was ...

Boar belly and big, bold buttery flavors make this new restaurant well worth the drive

The Bison and The Boar opens Feb. 22, 2019, in West Alexandria in the former Reflections restaurant. We got a first look at the new restaurant at a media ...

DPS re-hires Darran Powell as Dunbar football coach  Dayton Daily News

UPDATE @ 7:54 p.m. (July 11): Dayton's school board voted 6-1 tonight to re-hire Darran Powell as head football coach at Dunbar. Joe Lacey, who has ...

A half-century after Dunbar High closed, famous faces will reappear on its walls  Lexington Herald Leader

Memories are fading of illustrious faculty and alumni of Lexington's all-black Dunbar High School, which closed 50 years ago as the Fayette County Public ...

Restaurant highlights from May: 7 openings, 4 coming soon and 2 closings  Dayton Daily News

May was a busy month for restaurant openings in the Dayton area. A look at the highlights during the month.

Timeline of OHSAA ruling to fine DPS, put all City League teams on probation  Dayton Daily News

Citing a “serious lack of administrative responsibility and institutional control,” the Ohio High School Athletic Association on April 6 rocked Dayton Public Schools ...

Swearing in of first black chief deputy ‘phenomenal accomplishment’  Dayton Daily News

A 27-year veteran of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office was sworn in Tuesday as the agency's first African-American chief deputy. Maj. Daryl Wilson, 55 ...

DPS enlisting professionals to revive musical performance in schools

The Dayton Public School district is pushing for a resurgence of its faded music programs.

Athlete of the Week: My’Love Taylor, Dunbar High School  Dayton Daily News

Name: My'Love Taylor School: Dunbar Grade: Junior Age: 17...

More could be charged following indictments of Dayton officials, businessmen

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Former Dayton City Commissioner Joey Williams, former state representative Clayton Luckie, City of Dayton Human Council official ...

Pullen resigns as Dunbar athletic director  Dayton Daily News

The Dayton Public Schools board of education accepted the resignation of Pete Pullen as the Dunbar H...

DPS hires Taylor over Pullen as Dunbar boys basketball coach  Dayton Daily News

The Dayton Public Schools parted ways with one of its most successful coaches in the history of the multiple-school urban district on Tuesday by not rehiring ...

Dunbar wins 4th straight boys indoor state track title  Dayton Daily News

The Dunbar High School boys track and field team solidified its position as the state's best indoor program by winning its fourth consecutive combined Divisions ...

DPS changes school start times again, adds more classroom time  Dayton Daily News

Dayton Public Schools will adjust school start times for the second year in a row this fall, adding 15 minutes of classroom time as the district attempts to improve ...

Wright-Patt physicist blazed quite a trail for women in STEM careers  Dayton Daily News

During an era when many people thought women should only be homemakers, taking care of their children and husband, there was a dynamo working in the ...

Restaurant worker called ‘unsung hero’ after tornadoes

Tyon Gillis is being called an "unsung hero" after he worked to protect his co-workers at Donato's Pizza on Ohio 48 during the Memorial Day tornadoes and ...

Jazzy 88.9 WCSU Salutes Black History Month - Paul Laurence Dunbar High School  WCSU

February is Black History Month and Jazzy 88.9 WCSU is paying tribute to the many African-Americans who have made a difference in the Miami Valley. Today.

Sheriff Streck to swear in new chief deputy  Dayton Daily News

During his first staff meeting as sheriff, Montgomery County Sheriff Rob Streck will swear in Chief Deputy Daryl Wilson, as well as six new deputies.

Dayton school aide fired over abuse allegations  Dayton Daily News

Dayton's school board voted Wednesday to fire a classroom aide who was accused by a former Dayton Public Schools student of sexually abusing him aback in ...

Mother: Son accused in robbery case may have had schizophrenic episode  WHIO

A mother says her son, 20, may have suffered from a mental disorder that led to a misunderstanding Sunday night on Kenilworth Avenue that Dayton police say ...

Athlete of the Week: Zamir Youngblood, Dunbar High School  Dayton Daily News

School: Dunbar. Grade: Incoming junior. Age: 16. Sports: Track and field, cross-country. Claim to fame/honors: Helped Dunbar win state track championship, ...

A Timeline: Black History in the Miami Valley 1798 to 2001  Dayton Daily News

Below are a few key dates and people compiled mostly by former the Dayton Daily News librarian Charlotte Jones. 1798 - The first reference to a black man in ...

Tavion Thomas Signs With Cincinnati  247Sports

Cincinnati's National Signing Day part two is off to a big start as the Bearcats have landed a commitment from 2018 Dayton, OH (Dunbar) RB Tavion Thomas.

Iowa State suspends wide receiver from Dayton, the second suspension for an area player in a week  Dayton Daily News

A second college football player from the region has been suspended by his school just before the start of the 2018 season. Dunbar High School graduate ...

New steakhouse with a twist opening this week

The Bison and The Boar will open on Feb. 22, 2019 in the former Reflections restaurant near West Alexandria, Ohio. The restaurant will serve seafood, fish, pork ...

Emotions high as Dunbar addresses football forfeits  WHIO

Parents and players of the Dunbar football team are meeting with Coach Darren Powell a day after news broke that the team had to forfeit games.

DPS Athletic Director reassigned as Associate Director of Truancy

Dayton Public Schools Athletic Director, Mark Baker, has been reassigned to the Associate Director of Truancy.

On-board video released from Dayton school bus crash  WHIO

A crash involving a Dayton school bus and an SUV occurred at Haller Avenue and Weaver Street in Dayton.

Ohio State Basketball Transfers: Where Are They Now?  The Ozone

Updates on Ohio State basketball transfers: The Buckeyes' entire five-man 2015 recruiting class was gone in less than two years.

As death count rises in 2 US shootings, a familiar aftermath  WSB Radio

EL PASO, Texas - Anguished families planned funerals in two U.S. cities, politicians pointed fingers and a nation numbed by gun violence wondered what might ...

Experienced Yates leads Ravens  The Circuit

By Nicholas Salamunovich, The Circuit. College basketball is a hard, grueling season full of many intense games of wins and losses. The long practices, the ...

They roam public buildings, making videos. Terrorism experts say they may be dangerous  The Wichita Eagle

Armed with cameras and sometimes handguns, “First Amendment auditors” are roaming government buildings and police stations across the country.

Montgomery County Recorder Willis Blackshear Dies After Cancer Battle  WYSO

Longtime Dayton public servant Willis E. Blackshear has died. He served in the Montgomery County treasurer's office for 22 years, and as county recorder.

Attorney seeks to suppress statements of teen shot by police after Miamisburg robbery  Dayton Daily News

The lawyer for a Dayton teen facing multiple charges after a Miamisburg robbery leading to his wounding by police wants statements his client made barred from ...

Archdeacon: Side Pony and Hall of Famer’s ‘love and basketball story’  Dayton Daily News

Former Raiders basketball players Vaughn Duggins, Maria Bennett, now married, found love at Wright State.

2019 PIAA Track and Field Championships: Notes on the L-L League boys in track events  LancasterOnline

The track and field postseason continues with the PIAA Championships scheduled for Friday and Saturday at Shippensburg.

UNC Asheville men's basketball team signs another prep school guard  Asheville Citizen-Times

ASHEVILLE – A second prep school guard has become part of UNC Asheville men's basketball coach Mike Morrell's first recruiting class, the school announced ...

Tavion Thomas decommits from Oklahoma, will officially visit Buckeyes: Ohio State football recruiting

Thomas, a three-star running back from Dayton, will officially visit Ohio State this weekend.

Athlete of the week: Jalani Allen, Dunbar High School  Dayton Daily News

Name: Jalani AllenSchool: DunbarGrade: SophomoreAge: 16Sports: Track and fieldClaim to fame/honors: Helped Dunbar win state outdoor championship last ...

Loachapoka's L.C. Cole boasts a football life unlike any other  Opelika Auburn News

It doesn't take more than two minutes of talking to Loachapoka head football coach L.C. Cole to recognize he is the textbook definition of a people person.

How Iowa State landed one of the top wide receivers in the nation  Des Moines Register

Joseph Scates showed plenty of potential on the field. Off of it, he needed some help. And Iowa State provided it.

Dayton man who trained with Tuskegee Airmen dies at 97  Dayton Daily News

Robert L. Harvey Sr., was in training with the group of pioneering African American airmen when the war ended in Europe, according to the Tuskegee Airmen ...

No. 18 Franklin falls; Luke Kennard finishes No. 2 in scoring in Ohio history  USA TODAY High School Sports

DAYTON, Ohio – Franklin coach Brian Bales knew there was nothing he could say – so he didn't try. Bales had just watched his Wildcats, ranked No.

Dayton native Norris Cole wins championship in Israel  Dayton Daily News

Ohio State's Deshaun Thomas also a member of winning squad.

Dress codes a challenge for schools  Dayton Daily News

Back to school means new clothes for many kids and dress code questions for many principals, as students push the boundaries on length of shorts and depth of ...

Dayton teen shot by officer after allegedly robbing store enters pleas  Dayton Daily News

A judge entered not guilty pleas today for a Dayton teen facing multiple felony charges after he was shot by police following a February robbery in Miamisburg.

DC’s public schools go from success story to cautionary tale  PBS NewsHour

Washington's school system has gone from a point of pride to perhaps the largest public embarrassment of Mayor Muriel Bowser's tenure.

RTA adjusts bus service and stops  WHIO

A *service* change affecting some RTA routes is in response to the needs of customers.

Ohio High School Athletic Association Won't Punish Athletes For Taking A Knee  WOSU

Even before this weekend's tweets by President Donald Trump calling for the firings of NFL players who kneel during the national anthem, Ohio high school.

Dayton public again rescinds offer to fill AD job  WHIO

The Dayton school board again has rescinded an offer to fill the AD position for the district.

Feds indict ringleader, 7 others for string of pharmacy robberies  Dayton Daily News

Federal prosecutors have identified the ringleader of a suspected pharmacy robbery operation, accord...

BG football signees for 2018 | Toledo Blade  Toledo Blade

BOWLING GREEN — The Bowling Green State University football team has signed 17 players to National Letters of Intent as of 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, the first ...

Deontae Hawkins Is Ready for a Fresh Start - The Heights  The Heights

Deontae Hawkins is farther away from his turbulent Dayton neighborhood than he's ever been, but he's playing basketball for all those left behind.

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