LAKE TOWNSHIP  The Lake Local Schools Board of Education set the annual organizational meeting for 7 p.m. Jan 10 with the regular meeting to follow at 7:30 p.m.

The board also appointed Derrick Bailey as president pro-tempore for the organizational meeting.


- Held the monthly Hartville Lion’s Club, Uniontown Lion’s Club and the Lake Board of Education recognition program. The following students and staff were recognized: Anderson Alacchi and Addy Tompot, 3rd grade; Peyton Ury and Dylan Sponseller, 5th grade; Peyton Burns and Copper Bertschi, 8th grade; Juliana Fierro and Roland Milam, 12th grade. Also, recognized Melissa Krukow, teacher of the month; Jill D’Avello, employee of the month; and Joni Windham, volunteer of the month.

- Approved a list of non-licensed/non-certificated personnel including freshman girls basketball coach, assistant varsity and other baseball coaches, gymnastics coach, track coaches and wrestling coaches. 

- Recognized Principal Donna Bruner and others from Lake Elementary School for being awarded the state’s Momentum Award for the second year in row. The award is given to schools who exceed expectations in student growth.

UP NEXT: Meets 7:30 p.m., Jan. 10 at Lake Middle School, 511 Market Ave., SW, Hartville, OH.