Parochial schools

FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2016 file photo Eric Johnson pauses during a news conference in front of his childhood portrait and a portrait of former priest Father Bruce Wellems at an office in Chicago. Johnson was sexually abused by the priest as a child and was surprised when he saw photographs posted online of Wellems at Chicago Public Schools functions last year. He wrote in a March 22, 2018, letter to district CEO Janice Jackson, describing how he was sexually abused by Wellems and urging CPS to ban Wellems from all schools. (AP Photo/Tae-Gyun Kim File)
June 22, 2018 - 4:23 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Public Schools correspondence provided to The Associated Press shows that the nation's third largest school district gave a former Roman Catholic priest access to its schools for months despite knowing he was forced to leave the priesthood for sexually abusing a boy of 6 when...
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In this photo taken Friday, April 27, 2018, non-Muslim teachers who had to leave their posts camp out in the headquarters of the Kenya National Union of Teachers in Nairobi, Kenya. Deadly attacks by the al-Shabab extremist group targeting non-Muslim teachers in Kenya have caused hundreds of schools near the Somali border to shut down as teachers flee for their lives. (AP Photo/Khalil Senosi)
May 03, 2018 - 6:01 am
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Every school day, Abdirizack Hussein Bashir rises at dawn for an eight-kilometer (five-mile) trek through a dangerous forest where he sometimes faces harassment by Kenyan army patrols hunting down extremists. Now the 12-year-old's dream to become a doctor is threatened...
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March 16, 2018 - 3:58 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A group of 45 band students from a Jesuit high school in St. Louis didn't know they'd get a surprise visit from Pope Francis when they recently performed at the Vatican. The St. Louis University High School students had been on a musical trip in Italy since March 9 to celebrate the...
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February 26, 2018 - 1:14 pm
NEWFOUNDLAND, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania school district says it's canceling classes at an elementary school on Wednesday because a church down the street is hosting a ceremony featuring AR-15 rifles. World Peace and Unification Sanctuary in Newfoundland is encouraging couples to bring their AR-15...
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February 22, 2018 - 9:17 pm
BOYS BASKETBALL= SCISA Class AA= Semifinal= Spartanburg Day 83, Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach 55 GIRLS BASKETBALL= SCISA Class AA= Semifinal= Pee Dee Academy 34, Palmetto Christian Academy 31 Trinity Byrnes School 50, Spartanburg Day 42 SCISA Class A= Semifinal= Laurens Academy 33, Curtis...
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February 19, 2018 - 10:58 pm
BOYS BASKETBALL= Goose Creek 35, Carolina Forest 31 GIRLS BASKETBALL= Class AAAAA Lower State= Quarterfinal= Goose Creek 35, Carolina Forest 31 Spring Valley 96, Fort Dorchester 58 Class AAAAA Upper State= Quarterfinal= Wade Hampton (G) 38, Rock Hill 21 Woodmont 57, Gaffney 43 Class AAAA Lower...
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February 16, 2018 - 11:18 pm
BOYS BASKETBALL= Class AAA Lower State= Second Round= Bishop England 52, Edisto 48 Loris 74, Manning 55 Ridgeland-Hardeeville 72, Dillon 59 Wade Hampton (H) 57, Georgetown 40 Class A Lower State= Second Round= Bethune-Bowman 47, Baptist Hill 43 C.E. Murray 51, East Clarendon 47 Hemingway 57, Cross...
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December 25, 2017 - 10:07 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Bahrain's Military High Court has sentenced six Shiites to death along with a 15-year prison sentence and revocation of their nationality on charges of attempting to assassinate the commander-in-chief of the country's defense force, who oversees the appointment of...
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November 18, 2017 - 12:25 am
PREP FOOTBALL GHSA A Private= Second Round= Athens Academy 56, First Presbyterian Day 7 Calvary Day 17, Wesleyan 10 Darlington 33, Aquinas 14 Eagle's Landing Christian 54, Savannah Christian Prep 0 Mt. Paran Christian 53, Mount Vernon 12 Prince Avenue Christian 33, Whitefield Academy 7 Savannah...
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November 10, 2017 - 10:52 pm
PREP FOOTBALL Class AAAAA= Lower State= Dutch Fork 42, West Florence 14 Fort Dorchester 55, Carolina Forest 13 Spring Valley 35, Conway 28 Summerville 17, Sumter 10 Class AAAAA= Upper State= Dorman 36, Mauldin 9 Gaffney 21, Northwestern 10 Greenwood 28, T.L. Hanna 21 Hillcrest 33, Spartanburg 14...
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