Akron Public Schools

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Music Teacher Fired For Using N-Word In Facebook Rant

A music teacher was fired for posting a racist rant on Facebook last year.

06/18/2014

Ohio health officials say 935 patients with the flu required hospital care last week, nearly doubling the statewide total of flu hospitalizations to more than 1,900 so far this season. (Getty Images)

7-Year-Old Steps On Used Syringe At Akron Elementary School

A diabetic teacher reportedly asked the girl to take out the garbage. The needle fell onto the floor and the 7-year-old stepped on it.

04/25/2014