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40th Class Reunion

February 14, 2015 by Lisa Colaianni Ross (Register to contact)

The Glenoak Class of 76 is planning our 40th Reunion for July 16th 2016 Details forthcoming

class of 1976 -35 year reunion

March 11, 2011 by Todd Licklider (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

we are collecting names/info of all 76 classmates for the upcoming reunion. compiling a mailing list now- so go to http://www.*****.com/****or just email to:***** to sign up even if you will not be attending but would like to be on the updated mailing list.

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Photos: PHOTO GALLERY: GlenOak Girls Basketball Send Off  Canton Repository

The GlenOak Girls Varsity Basketball Team takes the court during a pep rally at the school before they left for Columbus to prepare for the state semi-final game.

Photos: Photos: Science Day - The Review  The-review

Ohio District 13 Science Day was held Saturday March 16, 2019, at the University of Mount Union. Photos by Michael Skolosh, Special to The Review. [1/8].

GlenOak falls to more experienced Mt. Notre Dame in state semifinal  Canton Repository

Girls Basketball Division I state semifinals: GlenOak falls behind early, can't catch more experienced Mt. Notre Dame in 55-37 state semifinal defeat.

Over and out: Canton GlenOak punches through Aurora  Richland Source

Canton GlenOak's powerful offense roared to a resounding victory by pulling away from Aurora 61-32 in an Ohio girls basketball matchup on March 5.

Canton GlenOak delivers heart-wrenching defeat to Eastlake North  Richland Source

It wasn't pretty, gut-tough wins usually aren't, but Canton GlenOak wasn't going for style points.

Hayley Smith, Makenzie Green key additions for GlenOak girls basketball  Canton Repository

Hayley Smith came back, Makenzie Green came in and both were huge additions for the 2019 GlenOak squad.

Heart of Stark: Young entrepreneur ready to make best pitch  Canton Repository

In partnership with The Canton Repository, every week the Stark Community Foundation is highlighting positive happenings in our community. Here's to a Good ...

Falling tree kills 2018 GlenOak High School graduate  Canton Repository

18-year-old Sydney Kleptach, a GlenOak Class of 2018 graduate, died after a tree fell on a car she was riding in Sunday on Everhard Road. Her father was ...

Around Town: Group blankets Canton veteran with love  Canton Repository

How do you say thank you to a hero? A local man, who served in the Army, recently found out.Harry "Pete" Shaw of Canton celebrated his 95th birthday on Jan.

GlenOak grad Heather Lyke named Dapper Dan Sportswoman of the Year  Canton Repository

When Heather Lyke was hired as Pitt's athletic director in March of 2017, the Panthers had been in the Atlantic Coast Conference for five seasons. They weren't ...

Balderson now GlenOak football coach  Canton Repository

The Plain Local School board Wednesday appointed Beau Balderson the head football coach for GlenOak High School after he led the Marlington football ...

GlenOak High School mourns student killed in house fire  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

PLAIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio-- A Stark County community is mourning a student who was killed in a house fire on Monday. Emergency crews responded to the home ...

Four teens arrested after senior prank at GlenOak High School  Canton Repository

Three adults and one juvenile are charged in a prank that involved riding a motocross bike through a school hallway. PLAIN TWP. Four students have been ...

Canton Importing Co. | Behind the Food

It was 1991 and Nick Regas, then 24, had graduated from law school at Case Western Reserve University. Working for an attorney in Cleveland, he knew a law ...

Student rides dirt bike down GlenOak High School hallway, graduates to jail  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland -

A man was arrested and charged for his involvement in a plan that sent a person riding down a hallway at GlenOak High School in Canton on a motocross bike.

Malone University Teacher of the Month: Paula Hinchliffe, GlenOak High School  Canton Repository

Name: Paula Hinchliffe. School: GlenOak High School. Residence: Plain Township. High school alma mater: Alliance High School. College: Kent State ...

GlenOak High School Class of 2018  Canton Repository

The GlenOak High School Class of 2018 graduated May 29 at Canton Memorial Civic Center led by valedictorian Payton Fox.Prospective graduates ...

Cavaliers notebook: GlenOak’s CJ McCollum says Browns can reach playoffs, ‘make some real noise’  Canton Repository

CLEVELAND — Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum has remained true to his Northeast Ohio roots, openly supporting Cleveland sports teams on social ...

Round 1 to McKinley over GlenOak in matchup of Federal League girls basketball favorites  Canton Repository

Kierstan Bell had just 12 points in the 52-50 win over GlenOak.

Deeper, more experienced GlenOak girls basketball team hopes to soar  Canton Repository

PLAIN TWP. Injuries and youth contributed to an up-and-down ride for the GlenOak High School girls basketball team a year ago. The Golden Eagles went 17-8 ...

Four facing charges after senior prank at GlenOak High School

PLAIN TWP., Ohio - Four people are facing charges after a senior prank during which a student rode a dirt bike through the hallways of GlenOak High School ...

Canton GlenOak squeezes past Akron East | Boys Basketball  Ashland Source

Canton GlenOak didn't flinch from the challenge, finally repelling Akron East 79-75 during this Ohio boys high school basketball game.

GlenOak High School choir performs on plane  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CANTON, Ohio-- The GlenOak High School choir treated the crew to an in-flight performance while en route to Florida. The students left early Friday morning for ...

Four Canton GlenOak students charged after senior prank with dirt bike

A student rode a dirt bike through the halls of GlenOak High School on Friday.

Canton GlenOak finds its footing in victory over Massillon Perry  Richland Source

Canton GlenOak showered the scoreboard with points to drown Massillon Perry 72-51 in an Ohio boys basketball matchup.

Paul Wackerly, GlenOak girls basketball team stuck inside, games on hold  Canton Repository

Head coach Paul Wackerly, GlenOak girls stuck inside, games on hold after fourth game in five days postponed. PLAIN TWP. He wasn't happy on Wednesday, ...

GlenOak now an IB World School  Canton Repository

GlenOak High School has been accepted as an International Baccalaureate World School, the second such school in Stark County and the 22nd in Ohio.

Local students qualify for speech and debate state tourney  Canton Repository

The Ohio Speech and Debate Association state tournament takes place in Stark County in March.

Scholarship to honor GlenOak grad Sydney Kleptach  Canton Repository

PLAIN TWP. It would be hard to find an area of GlenOak High School that wasn't impacted by Sydney Kleptach. The 2018 GlenOak graduate was president of ...

Student arrested after posting threats to McKinley, GlenOak  Canton Repository

Stark County Sheriff George T. Maier is providing GlenOak High School with extra security to ensure safety. CANTON She sent her classmate a message on ...

GlenOak baseball gets back on track vs. Louisville  Canton Repository

Behind sophomore Logan Jones, Golden Eagles get much-needed victory and snap Leopards' nine-game winning streak.

Malone University Teen of the Month: GlenOaks Sheetal Tallada  Canton Repository

Name: Sheetal Tallada Residence: Plain Township Age: 17 School: GlenOak High School GPA: 4.538 (ACT Score is 33) College choice: Undecided Parents: ...

High school cross country district preview  Canton Repository

A look at Saturday's district cross country meets involving area teams.

Malone University Teen of the Month: Payton Fox, GlenOak High School  Canton Repository

Name: Payton FoxResidence: Plain TownshipAge: 17School: GlenOak High SchoolGPA: 4.564College choice: University of KentuckyParents: Tara Fox and ...

Malone University Teen of the Month: Michael Rekstis, GlenOak High School  Canton Repository

Name: Michael RekstisResidence: Plain TownshipAge: 17School: GlenOak High SchoolGPA: 4.13College choice: Walsh UniversityParents: Mike and Francine ...

Mother of teen killed in Plain Township fire warns of space heater dangers  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

PLAIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio-- The mother of the 14-year-old boy killed in a house fire in Stark County is warning others about space heaters. The fire happened at ...

Jessica Hahn set to soar at state golf for the GlenOak Golden Eagles  Canton Repository

GlenOak senior Jessica Hahn looks to play her best in pursuit of a state championship this weekend after three top 15 finishes in her previous trips to the state ...

Malone University Teacher of the Month: Stacy Jackson, Plain Local  Canton Repository

GlenOak High School American Sign Language teacher Stacy Jackson has seven children and is a fan of a popular boy band.

Hard work paying off for Mount Union footballs Jonny Todd  Canton Repository

GlenOak High School graduate helps anchor a Mount Union offensive line, which powers the Purple Raiders to 50-plus points per game.

Class of 2017: GlenOak High School  Canton Repository

The GlenOak High School Class of 2017 graduated May 30 at the Canton Memorial Civic Center led by the best in class, Emma Harmon.Prospective graduates ...

Sydney Kleptach affected many lives in her 18 years  Canton Repository

Self-taught on piano and ukulele, she took up soccer only three years ago. She graduated among the top in her class at GlenOak High School and earned a spot ...

Judge and advocate fiercely debate Issue 1  Canton Repository

PLAIN TWP A local judge and an advocate for Issue 1 spiritedly debated the proposed constitutional amendment at a town hall Tuesday. Stark County Common ...

GlenOak High to hold moment of silence tonight  Canton Repository

The school will have a moment of silence at tonight's football game in memory of a student who died unexpectedly Thursday. PLAIN TWP. GlenOak High School ...

18-year-old Mount Union student dies after tree falls on car  NewsChannel 5 Cleveland -

An 18-year-old Mount Union student died after a tree fell on her while riding in the car with her father on Sunday.

GlenOak grad helps design Akron U race car  Canton Repository

Zachary Gnabah is one of several senior mechanical engineering students who worked outside of the classroom this year.

GlenOak student dies in crash, younger brother in hospital  Canton Repository

PLAIN TWP An 18-year-old GlenOak High School student was killed Thursday afternoon in a one-vehicle crash on Middlebranch Avenue NE, and his brother, ...

Prank at high school means jail for young man who held the door  Canton Repository

A young man who held the door for the high school prank could go to prison for eight years.

18-year-old Ohio woman dies after tree strikes car she was riding in  The Columbus Dispatch

CANTON — An 18-year-old college freshman has died after the car she was riding in was crushed by a falling tree. Sydney Kleptach died Monday at an Akron ...

Enrollment in Stark County Catholic schools rises, bucking trends  Canton Repository

Stark County Catholic Schools has bucked the nationwide downward trend for Catholic school enrollment by increasing its enrollment by 118 students this ...

Rep spelling bee on March 3 at GlenOak  Canton Repository

PLAIN TOWNSHIP Area spellers will vie for a spot in the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Saturday at GlenOak High School.Fifty spellers, representing Stark, ...

Balderson new football coach at GlenOak  Akron Beacon Journal

After a successful four-year run coaching his alma mater, Beau Balderson is returning to the Federal League.Pending Plain Local Schools Board of Education ...

STARK HS ICONS: GlenOak High School's Top 10 Sports Icons  Canton Repository

1, CJ MCCOLLUM (CLASS OF 2009), BASKETBALLOne of the smoothest, most skilled players ever to grace Stark County's basketball courts. GlenOak's all-time ...

Plain Local to expand mental health, safety services  Massillon Independent

PLAIN TWP. Plain Local officials know that the events of this school year have changed everything. At least a dozen Stark County teenagers have committed ...

High school basketball notebook: Second annual Kosta Koufos Classic is Saturday at GlenOak  Akron Beacon Journal

The second annual Kosta Koufos Classic presented by Hackenberg Financial Group will be held on Saturday at GlenOak High School.The event will feature four ...

GlenOak softball season finally gets underway, routs Massillon 12-0 in five  Canton Repository

After six cancellations GlenOak softball makes its 2018 opener memorable with a 12-0, five-inning road win over Massillon.

New U.S. citizens from Stark express relief, gratitude  Canton Repository

Fourteen people from 10 countries became U.S. citizens Friday at a ceremony at GlenOak High School.

Plain Locals Halkias leads statewide school board group  Canton Repository

John W. Halkias is the first Stark County school board member to lead the statewide school boards association.

GlenOak baseball of 1995 and 96 went the distance  Canton Repository

STARK'S GREATEST TEAMS: The Golden Eagles completed their mission — twice — to fulfill their coach's words and end Stark County long baseball ...

CJ and Errick McCollum give back to their community with youth camp  Canton Repository

While basketball takes CJ and Errick McCollum to great heights, the GlenOak High School alums also want to give back to their hometown. CANTON Bouncing ...

Issue 1 fiercely debated by judges, advocates  Canton Repository

CANTON All five Stark County Common Pleas judges are unified and adamant in their opposition to Issue 1. The statewide ballot issue is a proposed Ohio ...

Meet Emily Palmer  Canton Repository

Emily Palmer of GlenOak High School is one of the Amazing Teachers of the Month presented by Malone University.

Regional Final Spelling Bee set March 3 at GlenOak  Canton Repository

The Canton Repository's 72nd annual Regional Final Spelling Bee will be March 3 at the GlenOak High School Theater. The bee, which will begin at 1:30 p.m., ...

The 1988 GlenOak Golden Eagle girls cross country team flew to state title  Canton Repository

STARK'S GREATEST TEAMS: GlenOak became the first Stark County girls cross country team to win a state championship in 1988.

GlenOak business students host job fair  Canton Repository

Students in Plain Local's High School of Business program hosted a Power by Plain Job Fair Wednesday, inviting both classmates and the community to meet ...

GlenOak grad CJ McCollum runs away with NBAs Most Improved Player  Canton Repository

McCollum, who more than tripled his scoring average from last season, garnered 101 of a possible 130 first-place votes from a media panel. CJ McCollum ...

Brett Martin injures knee in Massillon win  Canton Repository

Senior leaves on crutches as Tigers face another challenge in Josh Hose's first season as head coach.

Sunday Special: GlenOaks Andrew White writing his own story  Canton Repository

The senior tight end is the son of former Massillon and Bowling Green standout Erik White, who played two seasons in the Canadian Football League.

Man arrested in deadly Stark County hit-and-run  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

CANTON TOWNSHIP, Ohio-- The Stark County Sheriff's Office arrested a suspect in a hit-and-run crash that killed a 30-year-old woman in July. Alex M.

Perry Township middle school student dies suddenly  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

PERRY TOWNSHIP, Ohio-- A Stark County middle school is mourning the sudden loss of one of its students. Emergency workers were called to a house on ...

Babics named principal of GlenOak High  Canton Repository

Mike Babics will take the helm at GlenOak High School. The current associate principal was named head principal on Thursday. Gayle Kimbrough, a curriculum ...

Jackson cross country teams complete another Stark County sweep  Canton Repository

PLAIN TWP. This is the time of year when high school cross country teams start making their push for the postseason. Jackson's boys and girls will do it again as ...

Jim Porter: Never too late to thank teachers  Canton Repository

Last week's column struck a chord with many people. I want to thank those who reached out in the past seven days. I often am asked if I allow my daughters and ...

Plain Township explains park levy request  Canton Repository

It's a five-year, 1.5-mill property tax levy to support parks and recreation.

Suspect arrested in Stark County rape, kidnapping  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

PLAIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio-- A man is behind bars following a lengthy investigation into a rape case in Stark County. The crime happened at Diamond Park in ...

Plain Locals Kieffer named Music Educator of the Year  Canton Repository

Brian Kieffer, a vocal music teacher at Oakwood Middle School and GlenOak High School, was among 10 finalists selected by a panel of judges representing ...

Plain Local Schools release statement after student is killed in crash, another is injured  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

PLAIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio -- Plain Local Schools has released a statement after a car crash that killed a GlenOak High School student and injured another.

Malone University Teen of the Month: Averi Allison, McKinley High School  Canton Repository

Name: Averi Victoria Lynn Allison. Residence: Canton. Age: 17. School: McKinley Senior High School. GPA: 4.6. College Choice: Leaning towards The Ohio ...

Patriots TE calls Cantons Nick Caley a grinder  Canton Repository

Canton's Nick Caley is in his fourth year as a Patriots coach and is going to his third Super Bowl. How does this happen?

Malone University Teen of the Month: Shiv Dewan, Hoover  Massillon Independent

Name: Shiv Dewan. Residence: North Canton, OH. Age: 16. School: Hoover High School. GPA: 4.541. College choice: Case Western Reserve University, ...

GlenOak defense too much for Louisville at Koufos Classic  Canton Repository

PLAIN TWP. Joe Miller called the GlenOak High School boys basketball team's pressure defense “energizing.” Louisville might have a few different descriptions ...

GlenOak principal Tamiko Hatcher resigns  Canton Repository

PLAIN TWP. Tamiko Hatcher, principal of GlenOak High School, is leaving at the end of the school year. Hatcher announced his resignation Wednesday night.

GlenOak High School student arrested after threats discovered on bathroom walls

PLAIN TOWNSHIP, Ohio-- A student at GlenOak High School has been arrested. According to the Stark County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to the school ...

Malone University Teen of the Month: Peyton Smith, Jackson  Canton Repository

She has a 5.0 grade-point average and is considering some lofty colleges.

Malone University Teacher of the Month: Kenneth Frase, Tuslaw  Canton Repository

Name: Kenneth Frase. School: Tuslaw Local High School. Residence: Waynesburg. Age: 43. High School Alma Mater: Sandy Valley Local. College: Ashland ...

Former GlenOak, Ohio State player gets probation for assault  Canton Repository

The former GlenOak High School standout was dismissed from the Buckeyes in July after incident involving his then-girlfriend. COLUMBUS A former Ohio State ...

Kenny Peterson returns home to launch bakery  Canton Repository

The former McKinley, OSU and NFL defensive end opens Nothing Bundt Cakes in Jackson Township.

OHP: Student passed vehicle in no-pass zone before deadly crash  Canton Repository

A day after the second GlenOak student died from a car crash on Middlebranch Avenue NE last week, the Ohio Highway Patrol said Monday the driver went into ...

Canton attorney becomes champion for battered women  Canton Repository

CANTON Attorney Laura Mills sat next to her client during the tense moments before Angela Webb learned whether she would go to prison for years or be ...

18-Year-Old Facing Criminal Charges Punishable For Up To 8 Years For Holding The Door Open During Senior Prank  Blavity

Four people are now facing charges after a high school senior prank in Canton, Ohio. One former student, Eloy Lopes, is reportedly facing criminal charges ...

Stark County Health Dept releases findings of CDC student suicide investigation  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Stark County, OH – The Stark County Health Department has released a report into the suicide risk and protective factors for Stark County Youth. There were 12 ...

Walshs Brianna Coy continues incredible adventure with league title  Canton Repository

Walk-on's win at the Great Midwest Athletic Conference Cross Country Championships helps the Cavaliers secure the women's team title. PLAIN TWP. Brianna ...

2018 Canton Repository Grand Parade lineup  Canton Repository

Here is the lineup for the 2018 Canton Repository Grand Parade that steps off at 8 a.m. Saturday.

Stark Public Royal Knights Special Olympics basketball suffers first loss  Canton Repository

The Summit Warriors handed the Stark Public Royal Knights Special Olympics basketball team its first loss of the season Wednesday night at Weaver School in ...

Seven of 17 Canton homicides from last year remain unsolved  The-review

Families of the seven people killed during Canton's deadliest year on record have not seen their killers prosecuted. The mother of Alton Burton, a 23-year-old ...

Plain Local Schools becomes hub of community  Canton Repository

Since GlenOak High School opened at 1801 Schneider St. NE in 2006, the building continues to expand its reach into the community by adding community ...

Paul Wackerly to coach GlenOak girls basketball  Canton Repository

Wackerly will replace Krista Ross, who resigned her position because she was hired as an assistant principal at Green. It was just one week ago when Paul ...

What do all of these celebs have in common?

A former Lake Township resident and Lake Middle School student, Nate Hartley played a neurotic nerd who took Miley to the prom on a 2009 episode of ...

GlenOak lockdown lifted; student arrested on inciting-panic charge  Canton Repository

Words scrawled on the bathroom wall left GlenOak High School on a lock-down, which has now been lifted after a student was arrested.

After Discount Drug Mart, whats next for Oakwood Square?  Canton Repository

PLAIN TWP. For more than 15 years, Oakwood Square plaza on Easton Street NE slipped into disrepair. It's anchor store, Giant Eagle, left in 2000, and a lease ...

Synchrony Difference Maker: Cindy Bowers, Osnaburg Local  Canton Repository

She is in her first year at the district as director of special education and loves spending time with husband, Bill and daughter, Kate. Name: Cindy Bowers.

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