Pandemic Highlights a 20-Year Downward Trend in Ohio School Enrollment

Pandemic Highlights a 20-Year Downward Trend in Ohio School Enrollment

When parents take their children to school, something that may not be on their mind is how many students their children are attending school with. But, school enrollment is a topic that can make or break the funding that public schools receive. If a school has low enrollment, funding can get taken away or lowered to reflect the amount of students a school district has. Not only can this affect a graduating class, but if enrollment is dwindling, staff can…

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Gun violence and control is an ever-changing argument that appears to only be rising.

Gun violence and control is an ever-changing argument that appears to only be rising.

“More Ohioans died from firearms in 2021 than almost any year on record, according to preliminary data from the Ohio Department of Health.” Firearm homicides in the U.S occur nearly 25 times higher than in other countries. Furthermore, suicide by gun occurs nearly 10 times more than in other countries. At the current rate, it’s estimated that 1 out of 100 Ohio children will die by a gun. A staggering and frightening number. The United States averages nearly 110 deaths…

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Professional Baseball Attendance in Ohio for 2017 and 2019

Professional Baseball Attendance in Ohio for 2017 and 2019

Attendance is the name of the game and in the last few seasons of the MLB the Cleveland Guardians and the Cincinnati Red have both placed in the bottom half of the league for attendance. In the 2017 and 2019 seasons both Ohio teams have not placed higher than 19th in overall attendance out of 30 team in Major League Baseball. In 2017 a year after the Cleveland Baseball Team made it all the way to the World Series, they…

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How Changes In Our Society Have Changed the American Diet

How Changes In Our Society Have Changed the American Diet

The American diet is constantly changing and it is pretty common to hear about new dietary restrictions. There is constantly new information and new research that is published to change peoples’ perceptions of their own diet. Although it is something that is constantly being talked about, a recent survey shows that 59% of Americans don’t follow any nutritional rules at all. According to the survey, 19% of Americans follow a low or no carb diet, while 10% of people are…

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SCIENCE STORY

SCIENCE STORY

There are a lot of people who don’t prioritize nor value sleep. If you were to ask 100 people wether or not if they feel as though they get enough rest at night, majority would probably say no. What they don’t understand are the benefit and overall good that the proper sleep does for your body and mind. It probably sounds redundant, but first you have to truly understand what sleep is.   Sleep is a naturally recurring state of mind…

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UNEMPLOYMENT

UNEMPLOYMENT

ISSUE STORY: Jalen Bankston  The issue that I would like to speak on today is the employment, or lack thereof, in the city of Kent right now. Unemployment is a problem in many more cities than just kent, but today we are going to specifically talk about issues at businesses in the kent and Akron area.  You don’t have to look around the city long to see that unemployment is a true issue in the area. Everywhere you turn, you…

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Study shows the correlation between social media and mental health

Study shows the correlation between social media and mental health

The Journal of Technology and Behavioral Science released a publication during peak quarantine in 2020 centered around social media and the effects it can have on one’s mental health. The information implied increased social media usage among the younger generation and people who have diagnosed mental illnesses or disorders. The publication took into account many studies done since 2017 and culminated the information together for one, holistic view into how social media can change a person. TV2’s Chris Abreu can…

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Doga Health

Doga Health

TAKE A LOOK AT HOW YOUR FURRY FRIEND IS TRULY YOUR BEST FRIEND. DOGA INCREASES THE ENDORPHINS AND RAISES YOUR OVERALL MOOD AND FREES YOU FROM ANXIETY ACCORDING EXPERTS. DOGA PROMOTES RELAXATION, HEALTHY EXERCISE, ENTERTAINMENT VALUE AND, SOCIALIZATION.

Life within 100 years, 1922-2022

Life within 100 years, 1922-2022

The year 1922 brought a plethora of medical, economic and social and other innovations that still has an impact on society today. The formation of the Union of Soviet Socialists Republics, Prohibition Laws in the United States were strengthened and the British Broadcasting Company was formed. Three animals were hunted to extension, the California grizzly bear, the last known wild Barbary Lion and the Amur tiger became extinct in South Korea. Amongst all the social and environmental changes that occurred…

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