Herald Extra

Mensa testing offered

East Central Ohio Mensa will offer Mensa admission testing, 10 a.m., Saturday, May 12 at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 2121 Sixth St., Cuyahoga Falls. The testing will take about two hours, and there is a $60 fee for the exam, payable at the time of the test or with a voucher purchased online in advance.…

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FirstEnergy seeks graduates

FirstEnergy is recruiting graduating high school seniors in Summit County and surrounding areas to work as customer service representatives at its West Akron campus. Applicants hired will receive paid training at $11 per hour. After working full-time for several months following graduation from high school, successful candidates will be considered for full employment, with a…

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Farm aids Salvation Army programs

The Salvation Army of Summit County has opened Fresh Face Farm, a hydroponic social enterprise initiative. A ribbon cutting was April 27 for the farm at the Fort Romig Innovation and Creativity Center, 2205 Romig Road, Akron. Barberton Salvation Army representatives and city officials attended the ceremony which included a tour of the farm. Fresh…

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BHS students are tops in state

  L-Advancement to Nursing Kellner-05-10-18 Advancement to Nursing Student Emily Kellner is to compete at the HOSA international competition in Dallas, Texas L-Advancement to Nursing Mlady-05-10-18 Advancement to Nursing Student Victoria Mlady next competes at the SKILLS USA nationals in Kentucky. Senior Barberton High School Advancement to Nursing Student Emily Kellner placed first at HOSA…

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B&W engineer honored

Ronald C. Lenzer, an engineer with more than 40 years of service at Babcock & Wilcox, has been named the 39th recipient of the company’s Engineering Honors Award in recognition of his professional achievements, dedication and mentorship. Lenzer, a North Canton resident and technical consultant in B&W’s Barberton office, is known for his significant achievements…

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It’s BMS night at the library

CourtesyPhoto/ Jessica Crawford. Barberton Middle School fifth-graders, Anthony Daugherty, Trevor Gasper, Nathan Greathouse and Micah Sutton enjoy an evening at the Barberton Public Library, sponsored by fifth-grade language arts teachers at BMS and the Children’s librarians at the Barberton Public Library.

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Students take on wordy challenge

Courtesy Photo/Chrystal Cotner. Eighth-graders Logan Mitchell and Coby Kamp complete a heteronym challenge using their Chromebook in Ms. Cotner’s language arts class at Barberton Middle School. Heteronyms are words spelled the same but with different meanings and pronunciations.      

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Hoot did my owl eat?

Fifth-graders in Mrs. Manocchio’s science class at Barberton Middle School learn about birds of prey by dissecting an owl pellet. After gathering animal bones from the owl pellets, students classify the bones to identify what animal the owl ate. Courtesy Photos by Jessica Krege L-BMS Owl 1 Courtesy 03-29-18 Mr. Andric, BMS principal, and Mrs.…

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