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Leo High School boxing coach Kim Hickey. (Credit: CBS)

She Might Be Tiny, But Leo H.S. Boxing Coach Packs A Mean Punch

When Kim Hickey walked into Leo High School on the South Side and applied for a job as a math teacher and boxing coach, the principal said to the petite blonde woman, “You’re kidding!”

02/12/2014

Two new buses for Leo High School were donated by the school's alumni club. (Credit: CBS)

Leo H.S. Gets New Buses To Help Kids Traverse Dangerous Neighborhoods

A Catholic high school on the South Side was showing off some new buses to help students in need, and they got a special blessing from Cardinal Francis George on Monday.

10/28/2013

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5 Men Allege Sex Abuse By Members Of Order From Local Catholic High Schools

Five more men have filed claims in U.S. Bankruptcy Court alleging they were sexually abused as boys while attending Chicago area Roman Catholic schools operated by the Irish Christian Brothers.

07/31/2012

Rev. Michael Pfleger

Leo High: We’d Welcome Pfleger, But Can Survive Without Him

The controversy over whether the Rev. Michael Pfleger will leave St. Sabina Church and take over Leo High School has the high school community feeling like it’s between a rock and a hard place.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2011

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Cardinal Still Mum On Controversy Over Pfleger’s Future

New voices have begun to join in the debate over whether Rev. Michael Pfleger should remain at St. Sabina Church or move to a nearby Catholic high school. But Francis Cardinal George still isn’t saying whether he’ll make the move.

CBS 2–03/24/2011

Rev. Michael Pfleger

Pfleger Confirms Cardinal Wants Him To Move To Leo H.S.

Rev. Michael Pfleger, the outspoken and controversial pastor of St. Sabina church, confirmed Friday that Cardinal Francis George wants him to leave his parish after nearly 30 years to head up nearby Leo High School.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2011

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Pfleger’s Future A Mystery

Questions lingered Thursday about whether Rev. Michael Pfleger will stay at his beloved St. Sabina parish.

CBS Chicago–03/17/2011