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February 7, 2009 by Susan Yates YatesBrown (Register to contact)

Barbara Smith Blosser, class of 1976, passed away at the age of 50 on January 27th, 2009, in Lancaster Ohio.
She fought a brave battle with lung cancer.
She is survived by husband Don, children Chris Hinds, 31, Kyle Blosser 15, and Jennifer Blosser, 11.
Siblngs Rick Smith, Kathy (Smith) Goetz and Susan (Smith) Young are all also Northland alums.

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17-year-old arrested after loaded gun found at Northland High School  The Columbus Dispatch

For the second time in two days, police have recovered a loaded firearm from a Columbus school. On Thursday, a teacher at Northland High School on the ...



Quick Facts | Trey Burke | Philadelphia 76ers  Sixers.com

As the 76ers continue to grow their backcourt depth, Trey Burke joins the team on the heels of spending the 2018-19 season with the Knicks and Mavericks.



Mom gets lawyer, demands to know safety plan at high school following accident  ABC6OnYourSide.com

A Columbus mother said she contacted an attorney after her daughter was hit by a car in the Northland High School parking lot this week and suffered a ...



Northland High School student dies in Delaware County crash  10TV

The Delaware Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol says the crash occurred around 11:45 a.m. near milepost 1, in Orange Township.



Students build on skills at Ohio Construction Academy  ThisWeek Community News

Building, destroying and rebuilding structures with Lego blocks once was a favorite activity for 17-year-old Taliyah Gould. "I remember when I was about 5, ...



City League Roundup: Vikings girls out to defend North title  ThisWeek Community News

Over the past 10 seasons, the Northland High School girls basketball team has won one City League championship and represented the City League-North ...



Northland High School sophomore killed in shooting - News  Columbus Dispatch

The victim of a fatal shooting on Monday night in the parking lot of a North Side convenience store was identified as a Northland High School student.



Body recovered from river identified as 15-year-old Columbus boy  ABC6OnYourSide.com

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A body recovered from the Muskingum River in Dresden has been identified by the Muskingum County Coroner as 15-year-old Narayan ...



Kentucky adds ex-Michigan WR commit Kalil Branham to 2020 recruiting class  USA TODAY High School Sports

Kalil Branham, a former Michigan wide receiver commit, announced he would play for the Kentucky Wildcats.



Search suspended in Knox County for teen lost while swimming  ABC6OnYourSide.com

Searchers continued to look for a teenage Columbus boy after he was last seen swimming in the Kokosing River in Knox County on Tuesday. A search through ...



Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther delivers State of the City Address  10TV

Columbus Mayor Andrew Ginther delivered his State of the City Address Thursday evening. Ginther's address from East High School can be watched in the ...



Amber Evans put all she had into activism, helping others, family says  The Columbus Dispatch

Amber Evans was the face of many community protests in Columbus, railing against police procedures in officer-involved shootings and highlighting social ...



Former Northland High School Athletic Director Admits To Stealing Thousands  10TV

The former athletic director at Northland High School pleads guilty to theft in office. Get details.



Northland High School: STEM event a dream come true  ThisWeek Community News

Northland High School Principal Jason Johnson is proud of the STEM Club at the school, which he demonstrated last week in welcoming people to a celebration ...



Photos: Photos: White Castle through the years  The Columbus Dispatch

White Castle opened its first restaurant in Columbus on June 4, 1929. Though it was founded in Kansas, the restaurant chain's headquarters are in Columbus.



City League Roundup: Northland, Eastmoor win track titles  ThisWeek Community News

Despite adding to their recent runs of City League track and field championships, the Northland High School girls team and the Eastmoor Academy boys squad ...



Probation given to teen who brought gun to Columbus school  The Columbus Dispatch

A 17-year-old who brought a gun to a Columbus high school for protection this past school year was given probation Tuesday by a Franklin County Juvenile ...



Family heartbroken over loss of Columbus high school senior in deadly crash  ABC6OnYourSide.com

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- The family of 17-year-old Thaddeus Laurol said they're still trying to cope with the fact he's gone.I can't imagine he's not ...



Body found in Muskingum River identified as missing Columbus teen  The Columbus Dispatch

The identity of a body found last week in the Muskingum River has been confirmed as that of a Columbus teen who was missing and presumed drowned.



River search fails to find missing Columbus teen in Knox County  The Columbus Dispatch

A second day of searching Wednesday failed to turn up a missing Columbus teenager who disappeared in the Kokosing River in Knox County.Narayan Darnal ...



The Branham boys want to make it big and will do the work to get there  ABC6OnYourSide.com

COLUMBUS -- Northland High School sports has quite a dynamic duo in junior J.J. Branham and younger brother Kalil. The pair play football, baseball and run ...



Basketball | Northland honors Trey Burke by displaying jersey  Columbus Dispatch

As the Washington Wizards finished practice Monday, one player stepped forward from the rest of the team. The Wizards had been practicing at Northland High ...



Robots, drones, 3D printing: Camp helps foster children step into STEM world  The Columbus Dispatch

Seven students sat with sheets of white paper, pencils and a problem to solve. A large TV monitor, a set of crutches and a 3D printer were at the front of the room.



Columbus schools getting "cool" upgrades for the new year  ABC6OnYourSide.com

Columbus City Schools students will be returning to class on Wednesday and now many will finally have cooler classrooms. Even though school desks are still ...



Replacing former Kroger store HomeBuys brings its hunt to Northland  ThisWeek Community News

Renovations are underway to transform the former Kroger store at 1630 Morse Road into the fourth location for discount retailer HomeBuys. For Karen ...



Group taking anti-violence message to the skies of Linden  ABC6OnYourSide.com

One group in Linden is taking their "stop the violence" message to the skies of Columbus's Linden neighborhood and more. "How can the prayer be answered ...



Vineyard church volunteers spruce up Columbus schools  The Columbus Dispatch

Nina Cannon didn't mind the 30-degree temperatures or the snow that fell overnight Friday and covered much of the lawn at Northland High School on Saturday ...



Columbus financial startup Rhove partnering with Gravity to offer savings program  The Columbus Dispatch

Landlord will pay rent “rebate” into Rhove's Rent to Earn program, creating loyalty incentive for renters. A Columbus-based financial startup is partnering with the ...



When tragedy strikes, Columbus schools scramble care teams  Columbus Dispatch

The hallways were quiet, except for footsteps and the echoes of distant crying. Thaddeus Jones headed to a section of the school library where small groups of ...



Northland Basketball Star's College Decision Impacted By Education  10TV

Jerod Sullinger went there, so did Trey Burke. And now Northland High School in Columbus has another big senior basketball star. His name is Seth Towns.



After lots of sweaty years, many more Columbus city schools cranking up the A/C  The Columbus Dispatch

At dozens of Columbus City Schools buildings, students traditionally have been welcomed back to sweltering classrooms.But this school year, which will open ...



Jared Sullinger excited to coach Carmen's Crew in TBT  247Sports

Jared Sullinger has been around some very good coaches in his basketball career. At Ohio State, Sullinger was coached by Thad Matta. In the NBA, Sullinger ...



Column: Ohio CEOs see opportunity in changing workplace  The Columbus Dispatch

Shortly after I was named president and CEO of the Ohio Business Roundtable, I asked our CEO members to list their most pressing concerns with Ohio's ...



Woman Strikes Pole, Flips Car While Leaving Northland H.S.  10TV

Witnesses break a window to rescue a woman from her flipped car. Get the story.



Local Music Limelight: Elijah Banks  The Columbus Dispatch

During his high school years, Elijah Banks moved around more than popcorn kernels in the microwave.Because of his father's job in radio sales, he attended ...



Column: Tech companies have major role in future of housing  The Columbus Dispatch

Renting has long been a reliable steppingstone toward homeownership and, in turn, upward mobility and financial security. But that is no longer the case in ...



Cover: Remembering Amber Evans  Columbus Alive

... © Copyright 2006-2019 GateHouse Media, LLC. All rights reserved • GateHouse News. Original *content* available for non-commercial use under a Creative ...



Branham Brothers continue to add football offers, inspired by knocks on the City League  Fox 28

COLUMBUS -- They are a whirling dervish of activity, rising at 4:45 am for workouts on Tuesday and Thursdays.John Branham, Jr and younger brother, Kalil, will ...



Zeeland West hoping to expand the playbook in 2018  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

ZEELAND, Mich -- Zeeland West head coach John Shillito has won a lot of football games using a running game, but this season the Dux may strive for more ...



Library patrons told to dream big for Karl Road branch design  ThisWeek Community News

Columbus Metropolitan Library Chief Executive Officer Patrick A. Losinski calls the Karl Road branch "an important civic building for Northland." Just what a ...



2020 WR Kalil Branham, from Columbus, Ohio, commits to Michigan  MLive.com

Michigan just landed its first commit for the class of 2020. Kalil Branham, a 6-foot-1, 190-pound, slot receiver from Columbus, Ohio, gave his verbal commitment ...



What's wrong with Michigan's high school football playoff format  MLive.com

Michigan's high school football playoff format is broken in the eyes of many, and it's hurting the programs it is supposed to reward. The format was introduced in ...



Week 1 high school football previews  HollandSentinel.com

Last year, the football season extended as long as it could for one area football team into the state final. Saugatuck lost in the Division 7 state final to rival ...



Family, Police Searching For Answers In Murder Of Columbus Teenager  10TV

Friends and family of a 15 year old gunned down in front of his home Wednesday night are crying out for answers. Aboubakary Diawara died Wednesday night ...



More Columbus schools data scandal officials finally facing state discipline  The Columbus Dispatch

Five more Columbus school principals connected to the district's data-manipulation scandal could lose their state-educator licenses. The Ohio Department of ...



Northland's star basketball player heading to Harvard  NBC4i.com

After receiving dozens of offers to play basketball for elite Division I basketball programs such as Ohio State, Michigan, UCLA & Butler, Seth Towns shocked the ...



Zeeland West embracing tough schedule as a new challenge  HollandSentinel.com

ZEELAND — Last season, Zeeland West had to make a 100-mile round-trip drive to Cedar Springs in Week 1, winning 50-12.This year, the Dux will make a ...



School administrators who have been subpoenaed - News  Columbus Dispatch

The following individuals have had their records subpoenaed as part of the Ohio Department of Education's investigation into the manipulation of student data in ...



Ismail Mohamed Wants To Be Ohio's First Somali-American Legislator  WOSU

Home means a few different things for Ismail Mohamed.



High-school football | Independences running game grinds down Northland  Columbus Dispatch

It took a while for one of Ohio's most prolific running backs to find his stride for Independence on Friday night, but it didn't much matter against visiting Northland.



Somali refugee passes bar exam, runs for Ohio House  The Columbus Dispatch

Before Ismail Mohamad could become possibly the first Somali-born attorney licensed to practice in Ohio, he first had to convince his family that he was pursuing ...



Concert preview: Dwight Yoakam  Columbus Alive

Dwight Yoakam's concert in conjunction with the Quarter Horse Congress will be a homecoming, of sorts. The country singer was born in Pikeville, Kentucky, but ...



Sheriff: Body found in river still unidentified  Mount Vernon News

MOUNT VERNON — Knox County Sheriff David Shaffer provided a departmental update Thursday to Knox County commissioners, addressing the body found in ...



History repeats: Moody will design Karl Road library  ThisWeek Community News

Jonathan Moody has a vague recollection of his preschool class making a field trip to the Karl Road Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library and being ...



Commercial Real Estate Spotlight: Morse Road  Columbus CEO

When Krieger Ford moved to Columbus' North Side in the fall of 1967, Morse Road marked the gateway into a booming residential and commercial district.



New generation of homeowners revitalizing Forest Park community  The Columbus Dispatch

The Forest Park home that real-estate agent Ric Smith recently listed wasn't just another house. Smith grew up in the split-level home, which had been in the ...



Harvard is a step away from NCAA tournament with a star player who quotes Emerson  Bangor Daily News

Harvard will no doubt need all of Seth Towns' talents in the championship game Sunday when it faces Pennsylvania, an 80-57 winner over Yale in the second ...



Columbus City Schools to dismiss early on Wednesday due to ‘extreme heat conditions’  NBC4i.com

The Columbus City Schools District will again have an early dismissal Wednesday due to "extreme heat conditions."



More Stark schools are EdChoice schools  The-review

Some students in the Alliance, Fairless, North Canton, Northwest, Plain and Perry school districts are now eligible to receive state-funded vouchers that will help ...



Columbus Police Searching For Two Persons Of Interest After Teen Shot And Killed  10TV

A 16-year-old was shot and killed near Woodland Ave. and Argyle Ave.



Northland girls squad trying to realize potential  ThisWeekNews

The long-term outlook hardly resembles the short-term prospects for the Northland High School girls basketball team.



How did truant teen end up dead? - News  Columbus Dispatch

A little before 10:30 a.m. on Nov. 17, Aries Green - a teenage foster child who should have been in school - was stopped for questioning by Columbus police ...



Woman seeks solace after burying 2 sons gunned down  The Columbus Dispatch

Tysha Hill stares at her cellphone, waiting for a text message that will never come.She was out of town on March 10 and hadn't heard from either of her two sons, ...



Police hunting for 'armed and dangerous' homicide suspect  10TV

A manhunt is underway in north Columbus for a man eyed in the shooting death of a woman earlier this morning.



Locals: Jay Swifa at Breakaway Music Festival  Columbus Alive

Former Fly Union member makes peace with the past, debuts enigmatic solo album.



Girls Basketball: Vikings, Cougars going through adjustments  ThisWeek Community News

Johnny Bethea is known by most friends and acquaintances by the first letters of his first and last names, but rather than referring to himself as J.B., he prefers to ...



Jordan Horston: 'It felt like home'  247Sports

Jordan Horston kept an open mind on all of her visits – but every sign kept pointing to Tennessee. On Oct. 3, the elite point guard in the Class of 2019 made it ...



Somali-American lawyer hoping to make Ohio political history  ABC6OnYourSide.com

A Somali-American lawyer launched a campaign for the Ohio House in what he hopes will be a milestone for his community. Ismail Mohamed is running to ...



Power Five commitment recap: June 29-July 5  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is heating up as some of the top high school football prospects around the country are announcing where they will play in college.



Otterbein University programs attract and support low-income students  The Columbus Dispatch

Otterbein University has found a simple formula for more success with first-generation college students: Offer more financial aid, and they'll come; give them ...



Satch Sullinger talks 'balancing act' in new book  OSU - The Lantern

After more than 30 years coaching high school and college basketball, retired Columbus Northland High School basketball coach James “Satch” Sullinger is ...



Syrian teen, other kids, honored for beating the odds  The Columbus Dispatch

She learned dozens — sometimes hundreds — of new words each night. Sara Abou Rashed fought off sleep and she fought through tears as she read, ...



Bright New Leaders grads set to take leadership skills into Ohio schools  Columbus Dispatch

A year ago, Jeff Greenley was working as a lawyer in the state attorney general's office. This month, he is moving with his wife and two children, and a third on ...



Doug Taylor has a special fan in the stands  Athens NEWS

Sitting in the third row of the Convocation Center at every Ohio men's basketball home game in a hoodie and black hat is Doug Taylor Sr. – the father of.



All Her Own  The Post

01.19.17. Amani Burke has always avoided the shadows cast by those around her, and this year, the versatile freshman guard continues to make her own name ...



Cover: Meet beat-maker Jack “Tha Audio Unit” Burton as he gears up for ComFest  Columbus Alive

For Jack “Tha Audio Unit” Burton, ComFest 2017 was cause for celebration. During the June festivities in Goodale Park, the Columbus native and longtime ...



Ohio State basketball star Jared Sullinger buys Hilliard home  The Columbus Dispatch

Former Ohio State University basketball standout Jared Sullinger has bought a home in Hilliard. Sullinger paid $660000 for a five-bedroom home built last year ...



Jared Sullinger, Greg Oden to play in the TBT  247Sports

The two star Buckeye big men will get the chance to play together for the first time.



Public Being Asked for Input on Future Plan for Columbus City Schools  columbusunderground

Another meeting of the Facilities Master Plan Ad Hoc Committee of Columbus City Schools was held on Saturday (which the author is a member of), the focus ...



Duke Commit RJ Barrett Wins 2018 HS Naismith Player of the Year Award  SLAM Online

R.J. Barrett was named the 2018 HS Naismith Player of the Year on Friday. He's only the second Canadian to ever win the award.



Comedian Jack Shepherd a firm believer in do-it-yourself filmmaking  Columbus Dispatch

At a young age, Jack Shepherd learned the power of comedy. When he was 12, he tagged along with an older sister and her friend to see Coming to America, ...



Molded by Father and Brothers, Jared Sullinger Becomes Star at Ohio State  New York Times

A father who coaches at two speeds — fast and faster — and two older brothers who were accomplished college basketball players helped shape Jared ...



Boy points finger like gun, gets suspended  Columbus Dispatch

A Columbus principal suspended a student for three days last week after the child pointed a "lookalike firearm" at another student in class and pretended to ...



Jasmine Ayres seeks safer neighborhoods with City Council run  Columbus Alive

The North Side native talks gun violence and police-community relations ahead of the May 2 primary.



Taking His Own Path to Moody-Nolan Jonathan Moody Joins His Father's Architecture Firm  GlobeNewsWire

COLUMBUS, Ohio, April 25, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Following in a father's footsteps can be daunting – especially when that father is one of the founders ...



2010 Hoophall Classic Players to Watch: Jared Sullinger  MassLive.com

Watch highlights of the Ohio State-bound big man in action.



Beechwood students, staff mourn teacher  ThisWeekNews

Faculty, staff and students at Beechwood Elementary School are coping with the loss of an educator who dedicated her career to Whitehall schools.



WNBA | Ex-Buckeye Hill values playing over paycheck  The Columbus Dispatch

Tayler Hill always has been aggressive on the basketball court, a free-shooting hard-charger who probably drives a hard line, too, when it comes to contract ...



UD dismisses 2 players from basketball team  Dayton Daily News

Junior forwards Devon Scott and Jalen Robinson have been dismissed from the Dayton men's basketball team, coach Archie Miller announced Wednesday.



ESPN to air one of the national high school boys basketball games at Hoophall Classic  MassLive.com

ESPN will broadcast Oak Hill Academy against Northland High School of Columbus, Ohio.



Mason senior Andrew MacLean celebrates his father's legacy with first career touchdown  WCPO Cincinnati

Mason senior running back Andrew MacLean scored his first career touchdown Friday night in a moment that he and his family will forever cherish on Senior ...



Scarlet & Gray's Jared Sullinger Focused on Winning TBT, Impressing NBA Scouts | Eleven Warriors  Eleven Warriors

Jared Sullinger is hoping to lead Scarlet & Gray to a TBT title after coming up short last summer.



Point Guard Devon Moore Returns to James Madison Dukes  Bleacher Report

Devon Moore has been a winner on all levels of basketball, and that will only continue for the rest of his years at JMU. Coach Matt Brady struck gold when he ...



Ex-UD player Devon Scott sentenced| Dayton, OH NEWS  WHIO

Former University of Dayton basetball player Devon Scott pleaded guilty Wednesday for his role in a series of burglaries on campus in 2014.



Walk this way: YSU non-scholarship players part of team | News, Sports, Jobs  Warren Tribune Chronicle

YOUNGSTOWN — Jerrod Calhoun remembers when he left Villa Angela-St. Joseph High School for Cleveland State more than a decade and a half ago.



Trey Burke Trending: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Point guard for the Utah Jazz, Alfonso Clark "Trey" Burke III, is trending online for a picture of his penis that has surfaced on Twitter.



UD player set for court appearance on violence charge  Dayton Daily News

University of Dayton basketball player Devon Scott faces domestic violence charges.



Ohio State freshman Jared Sullinger is Buckeyes' latest impressive big man  Plain Dealer

Ohio State freshman big man Jared Sullinger isn't Greg Oden, but he is expected to help Ohio State remain one of the best teams in the country.



College basketball: Ohio State's Evan Turner will jump to NBA  OregonLive.com

COLUMBUS, Ohio — After collecting almost every national player of the year honor, Ohio State's Evan Turner is skipping his senior season to test himself in the ...



Ohio State star Jared Sullinger's basketball-obsessed family has stabilizing force with mother  Plain Dealer

Ohio State freshman Jared Sullinger has been shaped by his basketball family, and by a mother who helped him take a break from the game.



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