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The Holmes Middle School photography club and Holmes High School Launch Pad program will be part of a new exhibition in downtown Covington.
Covington Catholic HS, Holmes HS basketball game postponed due to 'passions running high' WCPO
COVINGTON, Ky. -- The basketball game between Covington Catholic High School and Holmes High School has been postponed due to “passions running ...
A Covington tradition: Holmes High School graduated 150th class in 2018 Cincinnati.com
Holmes High School graduates include baseball's director of umpires and a former Staples CEO. The Class of 2018 was the 150th to graduate.
Wreath to Be Laid in Honor of Covington Marine Lost in Vietnam War The River City News
A United States Marine from Covington who was lost in the Vietnam War will be remembered on Sunday. Gary Lee Hall was *fresh* from graduating Holmes High ...
Holmes High School names Person of Year, three Hall of Distinction honorees, Young Alumnus winners User-generated content
Holmes High School has an outstanding history of students who have made significant differences in their communities. Five of those former students will be ...
Longtime Northern Kentucky basketball official, former Holmes star Burkart passes away Cincinnati.com
The Northern Kentucky basketball community is mourning the loss of one of its longest running officials, Bob Burkart.
PD: Juvenile made 'very serious' threats toward Holmes High School on social media WCPO
A juvenile suspect faces charges of terroristic threatening for making “very serious” threats toward Holmes High School on social media, Lt. Col. Brian Steffen ...
Galaxie Skateshop Makes Move, Investment to Newport's West Side The River City News
"I see tons of opportunities in the West End because the stuff is still pretty low-priced," said Gary Collins, who owns and operates Galaxie Skateshop, a regional ...
Photos: Holmes Homecoming 2018 The River City News
Holmes High School hosted its 2018 homecoming parade on Friday evening ahead of the Bulldogs football game against Harrison Co. (which Holmes won ...
911 calls reveal concerns over social media threats targeting Holmes High School WLWT Cincinnati
Covington police arrest student, charging his with terroristic threatening.
Covington Rotary has productive year — and sends Holmes High School students to study in Europe User-generated content
Special to NKyTribune. Is it the TRUTH? Is it fair to all concerned? Will it build GOODWILL and BETTER FRIENDSHIPS? Will it be BENEFICIAL to all concerned?
Photos: Holmes High School's New Athletics & Events Field Opens The River City News
A $2.5 million renovation and creation of a multi-purpose outdoor athletic and activity field at Holmes High School was celebrated in a ceremony on Thursday ...
Holmes High teacher suspended three days for 'unusual' messages to student WXIX
A Holmes High School teacher has been suspended for three days after being accused of sending inappropriate messages to a student.
Covington neighbors worry over Holmes High School field renovation WCPO Cincinnati
COVINGTON, Ky. -- Holmes High School's nearly-80-year-old Tom Ellis Stadium is getting a facelift with new turf, a new track and a new press box. While some ...
Students arrested following big fight at Holmes High School WXIX
A fight escalated into what some are calling a brawl inside a local school building, and now at least three people are facing charges.
Covington teacher suspended, investigated by police Cincinnati.com
A Holmes High teacher and girls basketball coach is accused of soliciting sexual pictures from a juvenile using the social messaging app Kik.
Reports: Former Kentucky high school star leaves West Virginia basketball team Lexington Herald Leader
Former Kentucky high school standout James “Beetle” Bolden has reportedly left the West Virginia University men's basketball team.
High school students take colorful pinkie pledge WKRC TV Cincinnati
COVINGTON, Ky. (WKRC) - Students at Holmes High School found a colorful way to stand up to bullying. They took the pinkie pledge. The students painted the ...
Holmes High School to add four outstanding alumni to its Hall of Distinction at Friday's graduation User-generated content
Four outstanding Holmes High School alumni will be inducted into the school's Hall of Distinction during graduation ceremonies on Friday, June 3.
Brad Carr excited to take over Holmes basketball at his alma mater Cincinnati.com
Brad Carr was named boys basketball coach at Holmes, where he graduated in 1987. He is the first Holmes graduate and player to be coach of the program.
Photos: Holmes High School Homecoming Parade in Covington The River City News
Friday night was a beautiful one for a parade - and Holmes High School put on a show on the streets and then on the football field!
Photos: Holmes High School Class of 2017 Graduates The River City News
The Holmes High School Class of 2017 graduated on a beautiful Friday evening upon the newly restored football field at Tom Ellis Stadium.
Attorney Garry Edmondson to be honored by Covington Education Foundation as 'Person of Year' User-generated content
Holmes High School graduate Garry Edmondson will be honored by the Covington Education Foundation as its 2018 “Person of the Year.” The foundation ...
Covington Schools May Lower Credits Required for Graduation, Change I.B. Program The River City News
The Covington Board of Education may lower the number of credits required for high school graduation from 24 to 22.
In Resignation, Covington Teacher Addresses Board of Education The River City News
A teacher who recently resigned her position at Covington Independent Public Schools voiced a litany of concerns at the Board of Education meeting on ...
After Going Without, Holmes High Seeks On-Campus Police Officer The River City News
There have been no school resource officers at Covington Independent Public Schools since the Kenton County Sheriff's Office pulled out following an ...
Good, Bad, Ugly: How NKY Schools Fared on ACT, State Tests The River City News
The Kentucky Department of Education on Wednesday released its 2017-18 student assessment results, identifying the lowest-performing schools and those ...
Our Rich History: High School in Covington — long before Holmes — had 20 students in 1853 User-generated content
By David E. Schroeder Special to NKyTribune. Covington High School was established by the city of Covington in 1853. On January 8, 1853, Covington High ...
Dedication ceremony for multi-purpose 'Tom Ellis' athletic field at Holmes High School set for Thursday User-generated content
A dedication ceremony for the new multi-purpose athletic and activity field at Holmes High School is scheduled for 7 p.m. Thursday at the stadium, one day ...
Covington teacher suspended for sending inappropriate messages through educational site WCPO
At least some of the inappropriate messages had been sent on Schoology, an educational site meant for grading and discussing assignments.
Supt. of Silver Grove schools Dennis Maines becomes principal of Newport Intermediate School User-generated content
Veteran educator Dennis Maines, most recently superintendent of the Silver Grover Independent School District, has been named principal of Newport ...
Meet a team with its head in the game WCPO
COVINGTON, Ky. — Playing a game of chess is like navigating through life. That's what librarian Renata Kennison tells students at Holmes High School before ...
Northern Kentucky football programs look for history in regional finals Cincinnati.com
It's no surprise to see Northern Kentucky's blueblood football programs still playing in the third round of the KHSAA playoffs. But some other blue-clad programs, ...
Here are the best and worst Kentucky schools Lexington Herald-Leader
New test scores revealed the top- and bottom-performing schools in Kentucky. The statewide achievement exams and the ACT test were given in the spring and ...
Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky high school football facing several delays and postponements Cincinnati.com
Lightning has impeded several games around the Tristate area, both with delays and postponements. The delays have lasted 30 minutes, and with weather ...
Holmes students (and adults) take the Pinky Pledge against bullying — and paint their pinkies blue User-generated content
By Steve Oldfield Children, Inc. Students at Holmes High School have found a colorful way to stand up to bullying. They're painting pinky fingernails blue.
NKY teaching assistant/coach fired for sending 'sexual' messages to student WLWT Cincinnati
A Covington Independent Schools employee has been fired after administrators said he was sending “sexual” messages to a student. Joseph Mueller Jr. worked ...
Covington Independent Schools employee fired for inappropriate messages with student Cincinnati.com
Joseph Mueller, Jr., was fired in early November after a complaint surfaced regarding Facebook messages between Mueller and a student.
Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky high school football scores: Week 2 Cincinnati.com
Live scores and highlights of Friday night football action around the greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area.
Bondurant Principal Sparrow remembered as strong, positive educator - The State Journal State-Journal.com
Casey Sparrow's long fight with cancer ended Saturday morning. Sparrow, 47, the principal of Bondurant Middle School, was diagnosed with stage IV colon ...
Covington Partners Mentoring Program celebrates Mentor Appreciation Day at Holmes High School User-generated content
In honor of National Mentoring Month, the Covington Partners Mentoring Program celebrated Mentor Appreciation Day on Wednesday, to recognize the ...
Previews: Who should win high school football playoff games Friday and Saturday? Cincinnati.com
A look at all 41 playoff games taking place around the Cincinnati-area this weekend.
Minding the gap: Poverty meets a fierce enemy in Covington's public education system Soapbox Cincinnati
Poverty is a multi-faceted and widespread challenge to learning in Covington's public schools. But far from lamenting, leaders are tackling the problem head-on, ...
Covington Schools, Covington Partners join to provide summer learning opportunities for students User-generated content
Covington Independent Public Schools will collaborate with Covington Partners this summer to host multiple summer learning opportunities for students of all ...
JROTC Program at Holmes, Rich in Tradition, Scores Wins at Competition The River City News
Deep inside the Chapman Vocational Building on the campus of Holmes High School in Covington resides a great tradition of academic and military learning.
Children, Inc. helped Alaria Long from kindergarten through high school (NavigoPrep) and into college User-generated content
Children, Inc., a Northern Kentucky and Greater Cincinnati nonprofit known for providing high-quality early education, has grown during the past year by adding ...
Oakley and Eva Farris partner with Gateway to endow $400000 scholarship fund for Holmes High students User-generated content
A pair of Northern Kentucky's most generous philanthropists are joining forces with Gateway Community and Technical College to endow a $400,000 ...
St. Elizabeth Healthcare & Reds Community Fund donate $22K of athletic equipment to 11 NKY schools User-generated content
Twenty-two baseball and softball teams from 11 Northern Kentucky high schools received $22,500 worth of baseball and softball equipment earlier today at the ...
Covington Rename Part of Street in Honor of Ladies Home Founder The River City News
When the Ohio River reached then-record levels in 1884, the catastrophic flood displaced thousands of Covington residents.
Holmes Names Brad Carr Varsity Boys Basketball Coach The River City News
For the first time in its storied history, the Holmes High School boys basketball team will have an alumnus as head coach. Brad Carr was named the new head ...
Games to watch in Northern Kentucky high school football Cincinnati.com
Football in Northern Kentucky is right around the corner. There are plenty of great games on tap for the fall season, but here are my best guesses for the best of ...
High school football season opens with intriguing storylines based on last year's results User-generated content
By Terry Boehmker NKyTribune sports reporter. Covington Catholic posted a perfect 15-0 record last football season while Holy Cross didn't win a single game.
Alabama basketball announces signing two players Bama Maven
Graduate transfer James “Beetle” Bolden and four-star prospect Raymond Hawkins officially join Crimson Tide.
Covington Independent Public Schools to operate without school resource officers WLWT Cincinnati
Annual contract between school district, sheriff's department not renewed.
Hospital: Unarmed Kentucky man was searched before killed by police. Family seeks answers. Cincinnati.com
Brian Baker, who grew up in Covington, Kentucky, was fatally shot by Orlando Police on Monday in a hospital. He was earlier searched for weapons.
Tom Ellis Jr. of Ft. Mitchell dies; donations asked for Holmes' Tom Ellis Athletic Memorial Foundation User-generated content
Visitation for Tom Ellis Jr. of Ft. Mitchell, who died over the weekend, will be Saturday at 9 a.m. at Trinity Church, 4th and Madison in Covington. Services will ...
Holy Cross ends Listerman's career; CovCath rolls into finals Cincinnati.com
COVINGTON Ryan Schrand was on the bench with Mike Listerman for some of his finest moments as a head coach. Schrand was on the opposite bench for ...
Regional soccer and volleyball set to go in NKY; a look at football playoff brackets Cincinnati.com
Here is a postseason update on all fall sports in Northern Kentucky. Oct. 19 will have the final district seeding games for local football teams. Here is a look at ...
Principal at Holmes Middle School Leaving but Not Sure When The River City News
Holmes Middle School principal Sean Bohannon is leaving his position at the school but it remains unclear when.
Educators, businesses, partners to be honored at NKEC annual Excellence in Education celebration User-generated content
By Peggy Casey Special to NKyTribune. The Northern Kentucky region has a long history of supporting education and celebrating the vital role that educators, ...
Watch: Film Showcases 2016 Covington Schools Sports Hall of Fame Inductees The River City News
Saturday was a special night for some legendary Covington athletes and supporters.Cam MIller produced this film for the event:
22 athletes, coaches to be inducted into Covington Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame on April 2 User-generated content
The Tom Ellis Athletic Memorial Foundation will host the fourth Covington Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony and celebration from 6 to 9 ...
Messages of unity delivered at NKY Branch NAACP MLK Community Outreach Luncheon User-generated content
By Mark Hansel NKyTribune managing editor. The Northern Kentucky region, and the nation, are embroiled in controversy over an incident in Washington D.C. ...
High school football playoff preview: Rundown of nine area postseason games Cincinnati.com
Here's a rundown, including writers' picks, of all nine area prep football games this weekend.
305 NKY Students Earn Scholarship Money for 4.0 GPA, ACT Score The River City News
More than 300 recent Northern Kentucky high school graduates have been named Senator Jeff Green Scholars by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance ...
Portion of Seventh Street in Covington to be renamed 'Battelle Lane' in honor of Ladies Home founder User-generated content
(EDITOR'S NOTE: The City of Covington on Friday will unveil a new name for the eastern-most tip of Seventh Street as it runs alongside the Covington Ladies ...
High school football playoff preview: Rundown of 20 area postseason games Cincinnati.com
Here's a rundown, including writers' picks, of all 20 area prep football games this weekend.
First MLK Day sparked protests in Covington Cincinnati.com
The nation officially observed Martin Luther King Jr. Day for the first time 31 years ago after a hard-fought battle in Congress to recognize the birthday of the civil ...
Mike Murphy devoted most of his life to coaching Northern Kentucky high school football players User-generated content
By Terry Boehmker NKyTribune sports reporter. Mike Murphy, an outstanding high school athlete and football coach in Northern Kentucky, passed away last ...
Lincoln Grant Scholar House construction will bring new life to historic school building in Covington User-generated content
By Jacob Lange NKyTribune intern. The historic building that first housed an all-black school, then an integrated elementary and most recently a community ...
Holmes football player rose above atmosphere of despair to become outstanding student-athlete User-generated content
By Terry Boehmker NKyTribune sports reporter. One of the senior captains on the Holmes High School football team asked the coaching staff if he could say a ...
List: Toys for Tots events WXIX
With Christmas just weeks away, Toys For Tots and the U.S. Marines are hoping Tri-State residents are ready to get into the giving spirit.
How Northern Kentucky High Schools Rank in Latest U.S. News List The River City News
U.S. News & World Report is out with its latest rankings of American high schools and in Kentucky, two of the top ten are found in Northern Kentucky.
Help Covington Students Transition to College with "Starter Kits" The River City News
Covington Partners is working to make the transition from high school to college a little easier for local students. The organization partnered with Holmes High ...
Covington Partners hosts Thanks(for)Giving event to celebrate donors, kick off Holiday Giving Campaign User-generated content
Covington Partners hosted Thanks (for) Giving at The Roebling Room at Smoke Justis on Giving Tuesday. The event celebrated the many contributions of the ...
Families can still get donation from Toys for Tots WXIX
The U.S. Marine Corps will be distributing the remainder of toys that have been donated to the Toys for Tots program on Thursday.
Previews: Predictions for Week 9 high school football in Greater Cincinnati, Oct. 16 Cincinnati.com
The Cincinnati Enquirer preps writers provide their predictions for key games during Week 9 football in Ohio and Northern Kentucky.
Former Holmes star joining XU as grad assistant Cincinnati.com
Former Holmes High School star Ricardo Johnson is the newest member of Xavier's men's basketball program. He joins the Musketeers as a graduate assistant.
Covington Rotary honors three first responders for 'Service Above Self': Powers, Sanzere, Bowman User-generated content
Three First Responders from the City of Covington were honored for selfless *service* today: A police officer who has saved two lives since returning from a horrific ...
5 to Be Inducted Into Northern Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame The River City News
Five more names will be added to the Northern Kentucky Sports Hall of Fame this month.At the event, former Cincinnati Reds pitcher Tom Browning will be the ...
Holmes High School's "Close the Deal" Success Noted by State The River City News
Kentucky's "Close the Deal" program, which creates a partnership between school districts and business communities, has seen success at Covington ...
Twenty to be Inducted Into Covington Schools Athletic Hall of Fame The River City News
Twenty former athletes and coaches from Holmes High School and the former William Grant High School will be honored for their accomplishments at the third ...
Holy Cross, Holmes sports find new turf at Meinken Cincinnati.com
For old-timers around Northern Kentucky who spent their youth playing baseball at Covington's Meinken Field, a smooth infield with no lip or an outfield with no ...
UPDATE: 8 total arrests in death of former Holmes HS student WXIX
A total of eight people have been taken into custody following the shooting death of 19-year-old Desean Peterson last Sunday in Covington.
Former Scott HS basketball standout Ohmer off to great start with Western Kentucky University User-generated content
By Don Owen NKyTribune reporter. As a senior at Scott High School last season, Jake Ohmer forged a legacy on the basketball court that made him a legendary ...
Holmes Student Wins 4-Year, $280000 Scholarship The River City News
A senior at Holmes High School won a QuestBridge scholarship valued at more than $280000 over four years.Jada Cummings plans to attend Emory University ...
Covington schools recognized by state department as having an 'Alternative Program of Distinction' User-generated content
The alternative program of Covington Independent Public Schools was recognized by the Kentucky Department of Education as an Alternative Program of ...
Colerain football holds off St. Xavier in two-day affair 14-12 Cincinnati.com
Colerain High School football wins 37th meeting with St. Xavier in a two-day contest.
Kiner scores twice as Roger Bacon beats Western Hills 27-0 after one half Cincinnati.com
Corey Kiner had 10 carries for 58 yards and two touchdowns in a 27-0 Roger Bacon win over Western Hills.
Suspended Newport principal owns up to 'error in judgment' on state testing decision Cincinnati.com
According to a statement: "Based on the findings of the investigation, which has been launched, additional action may be taken."
Renovation of Meinken Field in Covington seen as 'blessing for the whole community' User-generated content
By Terry Boehmker NKy Tribune sports reporter. The renovation of Meinken Field in Covington is nearly completed and a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the ...
Holmes Student Accepted Into Elite ROTC Program The River City News
A Holmes High School student has been accepted to the elite Senior Leadership Capstone Camp at the Missouri Military Academy in Mexico, Missouri.
Thomas More College has largest-ever class — 563 students, a 34% increase over 2017 User-generated content
Thomas More College welcomed the largest class ever in the history of the school on Monday. The total of incoming students for the 2018-19 school year is 563 ...
He Was a Standout Local Athlete, but Now He's Back Behind Bars The River City News
After being released earlier than expected from prison, a former local standout athlete is back behind bars.
Prospect Watch: Some of Week 8's top high school football performances Cincinnati.com
Prospect Watch: The Cincinnati Enquirer looks at some of the area's better individual high school football performances from Week 8.
Carrollton bus tragedy survivor finds purpose in helping others Kentucky Today
PIKEVILLE, Ky. (KT) – Jason Booher's life has a definitive marker: There were the 13 years before May 14, 1988 and the 30 years after. That's the day a fiery ...
Long-time coach, educator, UK fan Casey Sparrow loses battle with cancer Vaught's Views
By LARRY VAUGHT. My Saturday started with news I knew was coming but was hoping would be coming nearly so soon. Casey Sparrow, 47, of Harrodsburg, ...
Cadet Steven Gregory, a Holmes junior, wins spot to elite leadership camp at Missouri Military Academy User-generated content
Steven Gregory, a junior at Holmes High School, has been accepted to the elite Senior Leadership Capstone Camp in Missouri Military Academy in Mexico, ...
Covington School Board Candidates Talk Consolidation, Other Issues The River City News
There are five candidates running for three seats on the Covington Board of Education and four of them attended a forum on Wednesday night hosted by OASIS, ...
Ceremony will commemorate veterans who committed suicide: 'He just couldn't survive' WCPO
A mother is trying to raise awareness about veteran suicide after the death of her son.
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