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The man, the legend behind Stargel Stadium  WCPO Cincinnati

Willard Stargel had to be a giant in the West End to have three stadiums named after him.

Bengals waive former Taft star Adolphus Washington  WCPO

The Bengals waived hometown DT Adolphus Washington Tuesday.

New photos give glimpse of future West End high school stadium  WLWT Cincinnati

Cincinnati Public School Board members and the public are getting a first glimpse of the new Taft High School football stadium, scheduled to open next year.

Cincinnati school board raises issues about new Stargel Stadium design  WCPO Cincinnati

Cincinnati School Board members saw design plans for the new Stargel Stadium for the first time Wednesday.

Taft locker room trashed at Stargel Stadium, CPS ‘regrets miscommunication’  WXIX

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Video surfaced of Taft coaches and staff walking into the locker room at Stargel Stadium on Monday to find it trashed after losing a ...

Taft's emcee of nearly 50 years has mission on & off the mic  WLWT Cincinnati

Duane Harmon's voice has been hitting the microphone at Taft High School since 1974.

Schools to FC Cincinnati: We'll take the lead on the Stargel Stadium rebuild in West End

As talks got underway this summer for the rebuild of Stargel Stadium in the West End to make way for a new Major League Soccer stadium, it quickly became ...

Berding: FC Cincinnati stadium won’t touch Taft High School  Cincinnati Business Courier

If FC Cincinnati is admitted to Major League Soccer and builds a new stadium in the West End, it will not impact Taft Information Technology High School, the ...

Adolphus Washington signs with hometown Bengals  WXIX

The Bengals have signed former Taft High School star Adolphus Washington to their active roster.

Ohio School Goes from Dead End to High-Tech Star  Education Week News

After graduating only 20 percent of its students a decade ago, a Cincinnati high school completed a turnaround by restructuring itself as a technology school.

'It means so much': Finale at Stargel Stadium comes with mixed emotions  WLWT Cincinnati

The Taft High School Senators played their last game at Stargel Stadium in the West End Friday in their game against rival Aiken High School. “We've had over ...

CPS breaks ground on new Stargel Stadium in West End  WLWT Cincinnati

The old location is the ground for the new FC Cincinnati Stadium across the street.

Glory Days: Hamilton Taft 1962 team had 'charm'

Hamilton Taft hoops coach McCollum wondered if his Tigers should trade the yellow school bus for a plush ride. No way.

Police: 1 shot near Taft High School  WXIX

Cincinnati Police are looking for a suspect after a man was shot near Robert A. Taft Information Technology High School Tuesday afternoon.

CPS board approves resolution advancing efforts to build FC Cincinnati stadium in West End  WXIX

FC Cincinnati is one step closer to building a soccer-specific stadium in the West End.

Taft High School cross country star wins Flying Pig scholarship  WLWT Cincinnati

Coach describes him as determined, sweet and caring.

Wish List: Reliable transportation, help with educational costs could aid young mom

This young mom is on the brink of achieving her college dreams. She'll just need a way to get to school.

Bengals Bytes (9/27): Getting off the field is a focus for the defense  Cincy Jungle

The Bengals third down defense has struggled, and they are looking for ways to fix it.

Meet 28 NFL players from Greater Cincinnati high schools

Meet Greater Cincinnati high school alumni on NFL rosters - including practice squads - along with some biographical information about each player. (Please let ...

FC Cincinnati wants to replace Stargel Stadium in the West End  WCPO Cincinnati

Jeff Berding wants to put FC Cincinnati's Major League Soccer stadium where a high school stadium already exists.

FC Cincinnati sets stadium timetable - Cincinnati Business Courier  Cincinnati Business Courier

Construction work on the foundation of FC Cincinnati's $200 million-plus stadium in the West End should begin in April, with steel to support the seating area ...

Taft HS teammates meet back up in College Football National Championship  WLWT Cincinnati

The National Championship game pitting Ohio State against Oregon is leaving many people in Cincinnati unwilling to choose a side.

Ohio teacher's love seen in 87 graduation gifts  WKYC-TV

CINCINNATI — In case you forget: You matter — a lot. And you're annoying, sometimes, but for the most part, you're amazing. “So go be great,” teacher Sinita ...

Dr. William Krall, who comforted countless in Butler County with hospice care, dies 70  Hamilton Journal News

Dr. William Krall, comforted dying with hospice, dies.

Groundbreaking set for FC Cincinnati stadium  WXIX

FC Cincinnati says groundbreaking for its new West End stadium will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 18 - rain or shine - and you're invited!

Man shot near Taft High School in West End  WLWT Cincinnati

A man was shot twice in the back Wednesday afternoon near Taft High School, and a bullet also hit the school, police said.

Miracle or Mirage?  Cincinnati CityBeat

ACT scores and a mysteriously ended cheating probe raise questions about Taft High School's climb to the top.

Did you graduate in the 1960s in Hamilton?  Hamilton Journal News

HAMILTON — Why wait five years for a class reunion when you can get together every month?For the last six months, a group of Hamilton alumni who ...

The under-the-radar signing of Adolphus Washington  Cincy Jungle

The Cincinnati Bengals signed former third-rounder Adolphus Washington this week, replacing the injured Ryan Glasgow. If Washington mirrors his production ...

Cincinnati Reds 'Nurse Night' 2019

Tickets on sale now! At the Cincinnati Reds' Nurse Night we will honor 10 remarkable nurses on the field at the Great American Ballpark on June 18, 2019.

UT and BG sign recruiting classes  13abc Action News

For the third straight year, UT has compiled the top recruiting class in the Mid-American Conference according to 247 Sports. BGSU was 6th.

Ex-con asks to continue coaching  Columbus Dispatch

Jeffrey Cargile Sr. spent several years as a volunteer football coach at Taft High School in Cincinnati, where he wanted to show youths at risk of getting in trouble ...

Cincinnati Public Schools asks for public input on West End stadium  WLWT Cincinnati

Cincinnati Public Schools is collecting surveys about FC Cincinnati's proposal to move Stargell Stadium to build a professional soccer stadium. The soccer ...

West End: From Crosley Field to soccer stadium?  WCPO Cincinnati

He's too young to remember the Reds playing at Crosley Field, the charming old ballpark they left in 1970, but he'd loved to share the excitement with his ...

Taft Names New Football Coach  WXIX

Cincinnati, OH (FOX19) - The Taft High School football team has a new head coach. Athletics director Anthony Booker says Greg Conwell will be named head ...

EXCLUSIVE: Port executive joins Ndukwe’s CRE firm  Cincinnati Business Courier

A Port of Greater Cincinnati Development Authority executive has joined Chinedum Nkdukwe's Kingsley + Co. to help bolster the minority-owned development ...

Jeff Berding showed up at the Hamilton County Board of Commissioners meeting to ask for a garage for FC Cincinnati. It didn’t go well.

FC Cincinnati president and general manager Jeff Berding wants Hamilton County to build a 1,000-space garage for the soccer team's new stadium in the West ...

In wake of shootings, CPS moves football game

After a spate of shootings on the West End Wednesday, school officials decided not to play a football game Thursday night at Taft High School's Stargel Stadium.

FC Cincinnati to join MLS, become city's newest pro sports franchise  WXIX

Cincinnati will join the league in 2019 and play at the University of Cincinnati's football stadium until 2021.

Taft basketball team gets championship rings  FOX19

The state champion Taft High School boys basketball team received their championship rings during a ceremony on Monday.

Mayor calls City Council vote on FC Cincinnati soccer stadium for Monday  WCPO Cincinnati

City Council is apparently joining the rush to approve an FC Cincinnati stadium in the West End and clear the way for Major League Soccer to award the Queen ...

FC Cincinnati On The Brink Of MLS Expansion  Eagle 99.3 FM WSCH

MLS Commissioner Don Garber is expected to announce FCC as the league's newest expansion team on Tuesday.

Ex-felon wins case to coach high-school football in Ohio  Columbus Dispatch

The state Board of Education defied a state hearing officer's recommendation and decided yesterday to grant an ex-offender a permit to continue coaching ...

FC Cincinnati deal to invest in West End advances with Port, neighborhood pact  Cincinnati Business Courier

The Greater Cincinnati Development Authority, known as the Port, can proceed with redeveloping properties in the West End now that it has reached a deal with ...

City council approves FC Cincinnati stadium infrastructure funding  WCPO Cincinnati

CINCINNATI -- Cincinnati City Council approved a $34.8 million stadium infrastructure package Monday, granting FC Cincinnati the last public financing piece ...

FC Cincinnati acquires West End option for CMHA properties (Video) - Cincinnati Business Courier  Cincinnati Business Courier

The Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority approved an option agreement with FC Cincinnati Tuesday night that would allow the soccer club to buy land in ...

Bars and restaurants near West End pretty OK with a stadium, unsurprisingly. Where will fans go?

What do restaurant owners think of a West End stadium? Spoiler alert: 'It's brilliant'

26 local seniors nominated for McDonald's All American Games  WXIX

McDonald's today announced its list of 984 high school basketball seniors who have been nominated to play in the 2014 McDonald's All American Games, ...

Full Transcript: Editorial board meeting with Steve Chabot

The editorial board's discussion with Congressman Steve Chabot on his policies and vision for Ohio's 1st Congressional District.

Former mayor, on FC Cincinnati's interest in West End: 'Wake up and see what time it is'  WXIX

Though FC Cincinnati's future with Major League Soccer is unclear, West End residents being crystal clear about the fact they don't want a soccer stadium ...

Projects to watch in 2019 (Video) - Cincinnati Business Courier  Cincinnati Business Courier

Even with a number of large-scale construction and development projects wrapping up in 2018, the pipeline for Greater Cincinnati looks as strong as ever.

Womens basketball | Assistant coach Mark Mitchell leaving Ohio State  The Columbus Dispatch

Mark Mitchell has resigned from the Ohio State women's basketball staff to pursue other opportunities, a source confirmed to The Dispatch on Tuesday. Mitchell ...

Documentary will explore history of boxing in Cincy

Taft High School will host the premiere of “The Cincinnati Boxing Story”

Here's what FC Cincinnati's stadium could look like in the West End (Video) - Cincinnati Business Courier  Cincinnati Business Courier

As FC Cincinnati awaits a decision on its bid to become one of Major League Soccer's two expansion clubs to begin play in 2020, a rendering has surfaced of ...

FC Cincinnati to school board: Let's talk about West End stadium  WXIX

FC Cincinnati is still pursuing the possibility of building a stadium in the West End should the team be awarded a Major League Soccer franchise.

Sittenfeld announces $34 million proposal toward FC Cincy stadium West End construction  The News Record

Cincinnati City Councilman P.G. Sittenfeld announced a proposal Friday to allot $34 million in taxpayer money toward FC Cincinnati (FCC) stadium construction ...

Family struggling to deal with loss of 9-year-old murder victim as suspects arraigned  WLWT Cincinnati

As two teenagers were charged with the murder of a 9-year-girl, the victim's family continues to struggle with the loss. Alexandria "Sissy" Thompson was shot to ...

Man shot, killed in attack on Cincinnati police officer was once a promising former foster kid  WCPO Cincinnati

CINCINNATI -- A man shot and killed by a Cincinnati police officer Sunday seemed to be at a very different place in his life six years ago. Jawari Porter was in his ...

FC Cincinnati reveals more details on West End stadium plan, property taxes  Cincinnati Business Courier

If FC Cincinnati locates a Major League Soccer stadium in the West End at the Stargel Stadium site, it will be oriented toward the east side of a two-block site ...

JCPS: Metal detectors not needed despite increase of guns in schools  WAVE 3

Guns in schools are a growing problem and there is increasing debate over what to do about it here in Louisville. Victims of gun violence and a group of local ...

Police focusing on top 20 neighborhoods for car theft

Cincinnati police aired out their struggles, successes and future plans for combating property theft from vehicles ("theft from auto," or TFA) during a Thursday ...

'He's Very Rare': Displaying Some Uncommon Athleticism, Ohio State's Adolphus Washington Not Your Average Defe  Eleven Warriors

Ohio State's Adolphus Washington can do things on the football field most can't.

How are city/community relations? Have your say on 'Collaborative Agreement' refresh Tuesday.

City leaders are attempting to refresh the historic Collaborative Agreement between the Cincinnati Police Department and the communities they work within.

Retired priest: 'It's hard for us to go fishing'  The Catholic Telegraph

William Cross's mother wasn't exactly thrilled when he converted to the Catholic faith. Back then, in 1964, he was a University of Cincinnati student on ...

Making Sure The Neighborhood Benefits From A New Soccer Stadium  WVXU

Some Cincinnati council members now want an enforceable community benefits agreement to be a part of any city support for an FC Cincinnati stadium. That.

Judge Norbert Nadel reflects on 40 years on the bench  WLWT Cincinnati

Hamilton County Common Pleas Judge Norbert Nadel marks a new chapter in his life on New Year's Eve. Based on Ohio's constitution, Nadel, 75, will retire ...

3 communities vying for FC Cincinnati 25,000-seat stadium  WLWT Cincinnati

Three Tri-State communities are vying to become the home of Football Club Cincinnati's 25000-seat stadium.

A.J. Green and Tyler Eifert holding joint football camp in June  Cincy Jungle

Two of the Bengals' best players are hosting a football camp for elementary and middle school students.

A student's stutter doesn't stop him from winning over the crowd  PBS NewsHour

Trevor Acord hasn't let a stutter stop him from being a leader and role model at his school. Communications Arts High School in San Antonio, Texas, produced ...

FC Cincinnati stadium deal: West End residents say engagement has started

The FC Cincinnati stadium deal is raising concerns about community engagement in the West End in the wake of news that the team's soccer stadium could land ...

Reed excited to take over Talawanda baseball program  Hamilton Journal News

“I'm jumping into those waters to see how it is,” said Reed, the new head baseball coach at Talawanda High School after 30 years as a coach and teacher in the ...

Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

East Walnut Hills refuses to cower after robbery of CEO

The president and CEO of 3CDC was a victim in an aggravated robbery Saturday.

UAPB’s new head coach pleased with recruiting class  Pine Bluff Commercial

A celebration of University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Head Coach Cedric Thomas' first national signing day class was a success, and the Social Lounge was ...

Local Urban League charts course for greater change

CEO Baker: "We can no longer pretend the disparities we face have nothing to do with race."

Activists fight to keep basketball court, community garden in Over-The-Rhine  WLWT Cincinnati

With development moving up the hill from Over-The-Rhine and speculators quickly snatching up every property in the Vine Street corridor, the basketball court at ...

Carruthers family legacy abounds  Hamilton Journal News

Editor's note: This is the fifth installment in a series of profiles of people the JournalNews has chosen as leading positive changes in our community.

FC Cincinnati's Berding to West End residents: 'If you don't want us, we won't build here' (Video) - Cincinnati Business Courier  Cincinnati Business Courier

FC Cincinnati is striving to engage the West End community in its efforts to build a $200 million soccer stadium. But if the neighborhood doesn't want it, the team ...

Drummer Ralph Morris Penland played with ‘Who’s Who’ of jazz

Ralph Morris Penland was a modest virtuoso of the drums who loved to teach, but performing was his life.

Family grieves, police investigate deadly shooting by a police officer on Fountain Square  WXIX

There are two pictures being painted of 16 year-old Davon Mullins, the teen who struggled with a Cincinnati Police Officer Saturday night, and ultimately lost his ...

Reviving a Historic Clubhouse  Cincinnati CityBeat

Breakfast buddies unite to preserve a Hannaford home in Walnut Hills and the legacy of black women lifting others up since 1904.

EXCLUSIVE: FC Cincinnati stadium’s potential economic impact detailed  Cincinnati Business Courier

A new FC Cincinnati stadium would have a significant ongoing economic impact on the region, a new study shows.

#ThankATeacher Trending Before National Teacher Day On May 6th  CBS Local

(CBS SF) — If you can write an essay, thank a teacher. If you learned a second language, thank a teacher. If you know how to spell “receive,” thank a teacher.

Mike Bercovici, Arizona State Quarterback: 5 Fast Facts

It is, finally, Mike Bercovici's moment. After years waiting for his chance at Arizona State University, Bercovici is slated to take over the starting quarterback job ...

Mad Wednesdays: Maria Davis Gave JAY Z A Chance When No One Else Would  Vibe

VIBE profiles New York City legend, Maria Davis, of Mad Wednesdays.

Film Study: The Defensive Adjustments That Led To A Title | Eleven Warriors  Eleven Warriors

A pair of seemingly small schematic changes midway through the year paid huge dividends for the Silver Bullets during their National Championship run.

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