Mount Vernon High School

Mahopac High School (Photo: CBS 2)

Putnam County Community Remains Stunned Over Resignation Of Basketball Coach

When the recent Section 1 tournament semifinal loss to Mount Vernon deteriorated into a series of racial insults at the game and on the Internet, Kevin Downes said it hurt him personally.

03/17/2014

(credit: Mount Vernon Mayor's Office)

Official: Mahopac Players Used Racial Slurs At Basketball Game Against Mount Vernon

Five more students have been suspended in connection with racist Twitter rants at a high school basketball game in Westchester County, and allegations were mounting Friday that players used racial slurs too.

03/07/2014

(credit: Mount Vernon Mayor's Office)

Fury Erupts Over Racially-Charged Tweets After Westchester High School Basketball Game

Some high school students in Westchester County were under fire Wednesday evening, after their basketball team lost a close game.

03/05/2014

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Teen Reportedly Shot Outside NY High School

Schools spokeswoman Desiree Grand was reported as saying the victim was a 16-year-old high school student. She did not know his condition or what prompted the shooting.

01/07/2011

Mount Vernon High School (credit: CBS 2)

Westchester Teacher Accused Of Attacking Student

Teacher rage has rocked Westchester County. A high school teacher is accused of manhandling and throwing a student into a brick wall.

10/13/2010