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50th reunion

August 24, 2015 by Dave Dave Hasel Hasel (Register to contact)

Class of 1966

Passing of a friend

November 24, 2013 by Angie Brooks (Register to contact)

Richard A. Weaver class of 1975 passed November 21. He was known to everyone as Dickey.

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Cincinnati Walnut Hills nips Cincinnati Withrow High School in scare  Richland Source

Cincinnati Walnut Hills edged Cincinnati Withrow high school in a close 53-52 encounter during this Ohio boys high school basketball game.

Kali Jones named head football coach at Withrow

Jones coached the last two seasons at Woodward High School.

Cincinnati has two most beautiful high schools in Ohio, says report

The driver's education company Aceable compiled the list, which was recently released on its website.

Police: 9 'hoax' 911 calls prompt Withrow High School lockdown  WLWT Cincinnati

A 13-year-old girl was arrested Thursday after police said she placed at least one of nine "hoax" 911 calls about Withrow High School, prompting a lockdown.

Glory Days: Withrow topped Ohio high school baseball in 1950

In 1950 Withrow won the Ohio state high school baseball championship. The Tigers have been to the state tournament 7 times but haven't won in 68 years.

Withrow leaving Eastern Cincinnati Conference for CMAC in 2020-21

Withrow High School will rejoin the Cincinnati Metro Athletic Conference in 2020-21, Cincinnati Public Schools announced Thursday night. Withrow was one of ...

Withrow leaving ECC, rejoining former conference  WKRC TV Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - Withrow High School and its athletic program will leave the Eastern Cincinnati Conference and rejoin its former conference, the ...

Withrow vs. Woodward football game moved to Stargel Stadium  WCPO Cincinnati

The Withrow versus Woodward football game - part of the 21st annual Skyline Chili Crosstown Showdown - has been moved to Stargel Stadium Aug. 22.

Withrow High School principal running 50 miles on Tuesday to inspire students to dream big  WCPO

CINCINNATI -- Withrow University High School Principal Jack Corey is on the run Tuesday, planning to log 50 miles on the school track on his 50th birthday.

Freshman arrested for bringing loaded gun to Withrow High School  WLWT Cincinnati

A ninth-grade student was arrested Tuesday for bringing a loaded gun to Withrow High School, Cincinnati police said.

Community outraged after Withrow High School vandalized with swastikas, racial slurs  WLWT Cincinnati

Graffiti spray-painted all over Withrow High School this weekend has sparked outrage.

Senior prank prompts lockdown, police response to Withrow High School  WLWT Cincinnati

A student prank turned haywire late Thursday morning and caused Withrow High School to go on lockdown temporarily. The prank generated an emergency ...

Withrow High School has fired head football coach Ryan Drake after one game for insubordination  WCPO Cincinnati

CINCINNATI -- Withrow High School head football coach Ryan Drake has been dismissed from his position for insubordination, according to Cincinnati Public ...

Withrow High School basketball debuts Abba Lawal against Anderson

ANDERSON TOWNSHIP — From Nigeria to Hyde Park is a long way. Withrow High School center Abba Lawal has taken the circuitous route to being a Tiger ...

Video shows man wanted for Withrow High School vandalism  WLWT Cincinnati

Preparations for New Year's Eve in Times Square are taking shape, and some of those shapes are 192 new crystal triangles on the famous ball.

​A Greater Cincinnati high school was named most beautiful in Ohio  Cincinnati Business Courier

Five Greater Cincinnati high schools are among the most beautiful in Ohio, according to a new report.

Schedule released for 2018 Crosstown Showdown  WLWT Cincinnati

Organizers have released the schedule to the 2018 Crosstown Showdown, the high school football extravaganza in Cincinnati.

Police: Senior prank prompts lockdown at Withrow High School  WXIX

Withrow High School was on temporarily lockdown Thursday after police received a call that was deemed a senior prank, according to Cincinnati Police Sgt.

Police arrest student for bringing loaded gun to Withrow High School  WLWT Cincinnati

Police arrest student for bringing loaded gun to Withrow High School.

Withrow football team's national anthem protest grows

In a show of team unity, members of the Withrow High School football team made a silent, peaceful protest during the national anthem Friday night before their ...

Withrow High School ready to compete on new gymnasium floor Wednesday night  WCPO Cincinnati

The Withrow High School gymnasium will have a new floor when the girls' basketball team takes the floor Wednesday night.

The sky is the limit for very tall brothers Zubi Nwankwo and Abba Lawal on the basketball court  WCPO Cincinnati

Walnut Hills 7-foot-1 center Zubi Nwankwo and Withrow 6-11 center Abba Lawal enjoyed a sibling rivalry on the court at Withrow Tuesday night.

Racist graffiti removed from Withrow High School  WLWT Cincinnati

A community is outraged after hateful messages and symbols were spray-painted all over the campus at Withrow High School.

School officials 'proud' of how students handled hateful graffiti at Withrow High School  WLWT Cincinnati

The holiday season can be rough and lonesome — especially for Truman, a 3-year-old Great Dane who was all by himself when his owners left for the day.

False alarm: School threats spike after deadly Florida high school shooting

Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky area schools are seeing a rash of false threats since the deadly Florida high school shooting.

West Virginia's Lamont West, former Withrow star, scores 27 in win against St. Joseph's

Former Withrow High School standout Lamont West of West Virginia University scored a team-high 27 points off the bench Sunday in the Mountaineers' 97-90 ...

Four Withrow footballers raise fists during 'Banner'

Da'Shawn Gibson, a backup defensive player on the Withrow High School football team, comes from a law enforcement family. His mother, Shawnda Stone, ...

Withrow High School surveillance video  WLWT Cincinnati

Police are searching for the person in this surveillance video.

Withrow High School football players join Colin Kaepernick protest during national anthem  WCPO Cincinnati

CINCINNATI – Withrow High School football players say they plan to keep protesting police shootings of unarmed black men around the country.

Counseling, Health Care And Laundry Transformed Cincinnati Schools. Could It Work In Pittsburgh?  90.5 WESA

Jayda Rogers is a three-sport athlete who earns As and Bs in her classes at Shroder High School in Cincinnati, Ohio. The senior wants to go to college to.

3-2-1 Let's Jam – A Philanthropic Jazz Tribute to 'Cowboy Bebop'  WVXU

On September 29, Her Royal Airship Ashanti and the Midwest Black Speculative Fiction Alliance will be hosting a jazz concert at Withrow High School to.

Death of west side woman brings renewed attention to Columbia Parkway dangers  WLWT Cincinnati

There has been no definitive finding from investigators about Tuesday's tragedy along Columbia Parkway. A young west side woman lost her life when her ...

Introducing the 2018-2019 All-Enquirer preseason boys, girls basketball teams

Introducing the 2018-2019 All-Enquirer preseason basketball teams, a new tradition to kick off the hoops seasons in Ohio and Northern Kentucky.

Withrow's assistant basketball coach faces robbery, drug charges  WKRC TV Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - An assistant basketball coach at Withrow High School faces several robbery and drug charges.Timothy Cottingham is accused of ripping ...

Withrow's Kalala overcomes obstacles, wins titles

CINCINNATI - The easiest obstacle Albert Kalala has ever cleared has been a bar resting six to seven feet off the ground with a cushioned landing. The Withrow ...

Mason City Schools: Letter calling Withrow players undisciplined a 'hoax'  WXIX

District officials with Mason City Schools say a controversial letter spurring plenty of buzz online is a hoax. Wednesday night, a viewer sent a Snapchat ...

Withrow girls track tries for third straight at state

Withrow has won back-to-back state titles in girls track and field.

Withrow gets dental center for students

A school-based dental center to serve students is opening at Withrow High School.

Fran Fraschilla: Jaxson Hayes is best long-term NBA prospect of more than 20 college teams

Jaxson Hayes received offers from Kentucky, Texas, Xavier, Ohio State, Purdue, Clemson and many others before he committed to the Longhorns.

Withrow hires Dayton Ponitz coach for basketball

Dayton Ponitz coach Shaun O'Connell hopes to 'Restore the Roar' in Withrow basketball.

Clark, Withrow get new turf playing surfaces

Clark Montessori, Withrow High School have new on-campus fields.

Clark, Withrow baseball, softball dream of fields

HYDE PARK – The Clark Montessori baseball team played 14 home games this season some 35 to 40 minutes away in Winton Place. Withrow High School ...

Doc Gamble heads to Arkansas-Pine Bluff as assistant head coach

Doc Gamble has taken a new position as assistant head coach and quarterbacks coach at UAPB.

Withrow baseball has traveled a long road in 2015

Withrow High School's baseball team has had to play every game on the road this season.

Where Are They Now: Catching up with former Withrow, Ohio University hoops star Brandon Hunter  WCPO Cincinnati

Former Withrow basketball star Brandon Hunter has found new career passions and success after his playing days.

Moeller's Jaxson Hayes impresses in Texas basketball debut, prepares for Arkansas on ESPN

Former Moeller High School basketball standout Jaxson Hayes was one of just two Longhorns in double figures in the University of Texas' 71-59 win against ...

Congolese refugee Daniel Sumuni of Withrow (Cincinnati) finally eligible to play soccer thanks to Ohio rule change  USA TODAY High School Sports

Earlier this year, 19-year-old Congolese refugee Daniel Sumuni told The Enquirer he was hopeful. He was ineligible to play soccer, but he was petitioning the ...

Former Withrow Tiger honored for football career

Withrow High School recently honored former Tiger Dave Ritchie for his football career.

First leg of Wasson Way Trail to open Saturday  FOX19

A leg of the long-awaited Wasson Way Trail Network will open on Saturday with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

Withrow dismisses Drake as football coach

Withrow has fired Ryan Drake as football coach for insubordination.

Withrow football gains footing in ECC

After a rocky first season, Withrow is gaining a footing in Eastern Cincinnati Conference.

Judge turns to polygraph testing for students accused of school threats

A judge in Warren County is turning to polygraph tests to examine students accused of making threats against their schools.

Tribute or racial slur: Is it time for schools to give up Native American mascots?

Ohio is at the center of a nationwide debate over whether it's OK for schools to have Native American mascots and logos.

Sports Vault: A look back at the final NBA preseason game at the Cincinnati Gardens  WCPO Cincinnati

Hakeem Olajuwon and Reggie Miller were the marquee names of the Rockets versus Pacers preseason game Oct. 23, 1992 at the Cincinnati Gardens.

Live scores: High school football  WLWT Cincinnati

Friday, Aug. 24, is the official kickoff to Blitz5 high school football coverage.

Withrow football takes on new football coach, league

Ryan Drake takes over the Withrow Tigers as they enter the Eastern Cincinnati Conference.

Where the University of Cincinnati Bearcats stand in American Athletic Conference rankings

See where the Cincinnati Bearcats rank in the 12-team American Athletic Football Conference weekly football power poll.

After Florida shooting, more than 600 copycat threats have targeted schools  USA TODAY

Breathless and whispering through the phone, a 13-year-old student called for help from her Ohio high school. "Help," she said in between whimpers. "He's got a ...

Mom accused in school brawl defends her actions  USA TODAY

CINCINNATI -- A mother accused of helping her 15-year-old daughter beat another teenage girl at Withrow High School last week says the police and school ...

Salon offers free haircuts to anyone who IDs Withrow vandal  WCPO

SYCAMORE TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- A hair salon is offering a year of free haircuts to whoever identifies a vandal who targeted a local high school.

Lionel Brown was 'institution' in Cincinnati education

Dr. Lionel Brown had a quiet power, was education legend at CPS, UC.

Glen Este outlasts Withrow in OT

Friday night at Glen Este, the home team racked up their first ECC win of the season over Withrow, 50-43 in overtime.

Ron Oester Field to benefit Withrow and Clark

Former Reds second baseman Ron Oester now has a field named after him at his alma mater.

New quintet to enter Cincinnati Tennis Hall of Fame

After not inducting a 2017 class, the Cincinnati Tennis Hall of Fame will honor five of the area's most dedicated tennis enthusiasts and stand-out players on ...

Withrow welcomed to the ECC with open arms

Withrow High School was formally introduced as an ECC member Aug. 18.

The Jazz of 'Cowboy Bebop' Lands in Cincy with a Local Concert  Cincinnati CityBeat

"Cowboy Bebop"Kadokawa ShotenAiesha Little, a self-professed blerd (black nerd), discovered the grittily nuanced splendor of Cowboy Bebop — one of most ...

Graeter's creates a flavor for UC, Boldly Bearcat

University of Cincinnati students, alumni, and fans, this Graeter's flavor is for you.

Former Bearcats: Where are they now?  The News Record

The University of Cincinnati men's basketball program has been a model of consistent strength over the past decade, making the last seven NCAA tournaments.

Assistant basketball coach accused in weekend robbery spree  WLWT Cincinnati

An assistant basketball coach at Withrow High School has been arrested in connection to a weekend robbery spree, and faces several robbery and drug ...

Play it forward: St. Bernard, Bethel, CPS to raise funds for Hurricane Harvey relief

Along with CPS schools, St. Bernard-Elmwood Place and Bethel-Tate are teaming up to help Hurricane Harvey flood relief.

After historic Deer Park win, Gentry: 'This is the most relentless team I've ever coached'

COLUMBUS - It was Saturday in "The Park" and might as well have been the fourth of July. Nearly five months after their journey began in early December, Deer ...

Cincinnati teen turns life around, graduates from high school  WLWT Cincinnati

A Cincinnati teen who overcame many obstacles reached a milestone Tuesday night. Earning his high school diploma is an accomplishment his own mother ...

Six area male area high school athletes named finalists for LaRosa's MVP Award  WCPO Cincinnati

CINCINNATI -- Six area male high school student-athletes have been named finalists for the 31st annual LaRosa's High School MVP of the Year Award for the ...

Withrow hoops trying to build momentum

Under first-year coach Shaun O'Connell, Withrow basketball goes through growing pains.

Watch out for Withrow, Walnut Hills girls track in ECC

Withrow and Walnut Hills will field strong girls track and field teams in the ECC.

Deborah Kay Burstion, activist for HIV and LGBTQ issues in Cincinnati, dead at age 65

Memorial *service* planned on Feb. 10 for activist remembered as 'champion for the underdog' who hugged people and fed them and gave them knowledge.

Broadcasting Pioneer Clyde Haehnle Dies At 95  WVXU

The eyes of broadcast engineer Clyde Haehnle always glowed like an old radio tube when he talked about the Voice of America complex on Tylersville Road or.

The Most Beautiful Public High School in Every State in America  Architectural Digest

For most students, summer has ended and schools across America are back in session (to the delight of some, to the chagrin of others). So what better time to ...

FC Cincinnati gets Detroit City FC-Michigan Bucks winner in U.S. Open Cup

The 2018 iteration of the championship will be the 105th in U.S. Open Cup history.

CPS Athletes Hall of Fame to be inducted

The Cincinnati Public Schools Athletic Hall of Fame will be inducted April 16 at Paul Brown Stadium.

How the Beautiful Game reconnects Cincinnati's African refugees

It may be the world's most overcrowded refugee camp, built in western Tanzania for 50,000 people but now teeming with 160,000 Congolese and Burundians.

PD: Man stabbed teen 3 times on Metro bus  WCPO

CINCINNATI -- Police are searching for a man accused of stabbing a 17-year-old three times on a Metro bus Tuesday afternoon.

Engineering Legend Clyde Haehnle Dies at 95  Radio World

The life and career of Clyde Haehnle were intertwined with the development of broadcasting in Cincinnati, first as an engineer and later as an historian. Haehnle ...

A Large Field Of Candidates Running For Four Seats On Cincinnati School Board  WVXU

Four of the seven seats on the Cincinnati Board of Education are up for re-election. One incumbent, Elisa Hoffman, chose not to run again. The race has drawn a ...

From the Congo to Cincy: A refugee's plea to play

Daniel Sumuni is a Congolese refugee, asking for one more year of high school soccer.

Six female area high school athletes named finalists for LaRosa's MVP Award  WCPO Cincinnati

Six outstanding area female high school student-athletes were named finalists for the LaRosa's MVP Award for the 2016-17 school year. The winners will be ...

Wyoming stays perfect with 25-0 win over Indian Hill

There were no surprises when two Cincinnati Hills League rivals faced off for the second time in three weeks. Wyoming kept its perfect season alive with a 25-0 ...

List: National Signing Day 2016  WXIX

A compiled list of where Tri-State student-athletes signed for National Signing Day.

Rule change means refugee can play high school soccer

The new eligibility rule lets Ohio high school students participate in athletics until their 20th birthday.

Home Tour: An antebellum Italianate treasure in a Northern state but with a Southern flair  WCPO Cincinnati

This East Walnut Hills antebellum Italianate home, sitting high above McMillan Street, has a Southern flair in keeping with stately New Orleans homes.

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.

Withrow football seniors ready to put 2014 in rearview

Winless in 1st ECC season, coaches and players bring experience to 2015 season.

NCAA Tournament first-round matchups revealed

First-round NCAA Tournament details for teams of local/regional interest.

List of Wednesday's high school signings

A listing of area athletes who signed during Wednesday's National Signing Day.

A decade-by-decade look at how Avondale came back after the 1968 riots

Avondale burned in 1967 and again in '68 after King's murder. Recovery has been slow, requiring many people, programs.

Luke Kennard is first 1st-rounder from area high school since Brian Grant

Former Franklin High School standout Luke Kennard of Duke University became the first player to have played four years at a local high school to go in the ...

Play it forward: Culture of kindness transcends sports

Culture of kindness transcends preps sports fields, X's and O's.

High School Basketball Team Wins Playoff Game with 3-Pointer from Half Court  Bleacher Report

The boys basketball team at Archbishop Moeller High School, a private prep academy in Cincinnati, pulled off a dramatic victory by draining a shot from half ...

Six finalists announced for LaRosa's Female MVP Award

Six female high school athletes have been named as finalists for Greater Cincinnati's premier prep sports' award for the 2016-2017 school year, according to a ...

Upcoming track season bound to be unforgettable

If the performance of Cincinnati high schoolers at the 2016 state track and field championships was memorable, 2017 could be unforgettable.

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