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Muskegon-area Power Poll: Top 10 high school football teams in Week 3

Lots of movement in area power rankings this week.

Jackson-area football recap: Northwest wins first league game in six years

Highlights, recaps and player stats from Friday night's high school football games in the Jackson-area.

Vote in Week 2 MLive Muskegon football player of week poll

MUSKEGON, MI – In the second week of the high school football season, the weather thankfully cooperated and all games in the Muskegon area were played ...

Student at Walled Lake Western says he was kicked out of school after random shooting in Detroit  WXYZ Detroit

WALLED LAKE, Mich. (WXYZ) — A teenage boy is speaking out after he was shot in Detroit back in February and decided not to press charges against the ...

Student banned from suburban school because he was shot in Detroit  Detroit Metro Times

A 17-year-old black student has been banned from the grounds of Walled Lake Western High School because he was shot in Detroit last month. In...

Search Michigan schools to see how they compare in sending grads to college  Bridge Michigan

Use this database to search for your Michigan high school and see how it compares in sending graduates to college to others nearby and of similar economic ...

Voters overwhelmingly approve $316 million Walled Lake schools bond proposal  The Oakland Press

Voters in the Walled Lake Consolidated School District overwhelmingly approved a $316 million bond issue on Tuesday.

2019 Academic State Champs honors Michigan schools where college is the norm  Bridge Michigan

Dearborn Public Schools has two early-college programs at Henry Ford College, helping the district's high schools snare Academic State Champs honors.

Walled Lake school district proposes $316 million bond to fund major building upgrades  The Oakland Press

The Walled Lake Consolidated School District will ask voters to approve a 30-year, $316 million bond to pay for building renovations and the construction of two ...

Top 15 Jackson-area high school football players to watch in 2019

These are 15 of the top prep football players to watch this fall in the Jackson area.

Excellence in Education – Aaron Smith  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

LANSING, Mich. – A Bay County educator known for his dedication to help every student learn and to believe in themselves and set high goals and reach them ...

138 Oakland County schools recognized as being environmentally-friendly  The Oakland Press

The Michigan Green Schools Foundation is recognizing 138 across Oakland County that participated in activities that are environmentally-friendly during the ...

Walled Lake Western High School releases statement on 14-year-old boy killed while riding bicycle  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Walled Lake Western High School sent an email to parents regarding the 14-year-old boy who was killed in a hit-and-run crash while riding his bicycle in Wixom.

Northwestern commit aims to be next big playmaker from Walled Lake Western

Abdur-Rahmaan Yaseen is Western's 2nd Big Ten-bound WR in four years, following in the footsteps of MSU's Cody White.

Gerald "Jerry" Lee Bigelow, 83 | Obituaries  Petoskey News-Review

Gerald “Jerry” Lee Bigelow, 83 Gerald “Jerry” Lee Bigelow, 83, of Wolverine, passed away at home surrounded by his family on Sunday, July 28, 2019. Born in ...

Unvaccinated student rates rise for third straight year in Michigan schools  Bridge Michigan

The unvaccinated rate is still lower than in 2014, but the increase comes as Michigan battles a measles outbreak. A bill that would require schools with higher ...

Confederate flag standoff parks outside Mich. school  The Detroit News

Auburn, Mich. – Students and others with Confederate flags flying from or painted on their pickup trucks parked for a second day outside of a central Michigan ...

Detroit Voting Machine Failures Were Widespread on Election Day  TIME

More than 80 voting machines in Detroit, Michigan malfunctioned on election day, resulting in ballot discrepancies in 59% of precincts.

10 things to know about Derrick Coleman, the suburban superintendent interviewing to run Detroit's schools  Chalkbeat Colorado

The second of two candidates to interview for schools chief in Detroit offers a stark alternative to the first.

Since Columbine, 5,570 Michigan Students Exposed To Gun Violence  Detroit, MI Patch

5570 Michigan Students Exposed To Gun Violence - Detroit, MI - A database compiled by The Washington Post shows how many students have been affected ...

AP Michigan high school football rankings for Sept. 11  The Oakland Press

School Total Points. 1. Detroit Cass Tech (3) (3-0) 48. 2. Belleville (1) (3-0) 43. 3. Clinton Township Chippewa Valley (3-0) 40. 4. Clarkston (1) (3-0) 32. 5.

Man sentenced to 5-15 years in prison for deadly hit-and-run of teen bicyclist in Wixom  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

The man who pleaded guilty to killing a 14-year-old boy riding a bicycle in Wixom in June will spend at least five years in prison.

Detroit Police looking for 15-year-old Jennifer Espinoza  Fox 2 Detroit

Detroit Police are asking for the public's help locating a teen girl who hasn't been seen since Monday, October 8, 2018.

Detroit principal accused of defrauding nonprofit for at-risk kids

Rudolfo Diaz, the 35-year-old principal of Western High School in Detroit, is accused of conspiring with 35-year-old Cecilia Zavala, co-founder of Esperanza ...

WL Western's C.J. Brown has night to remember in win over Mott  The Oakland Press

There's no recognized name for the feat Walled Lake Western's C.J. Brown pulled off on Friday, perhaps because no one bothered to put a name to such a rare ...

Two Walled Lake students compete in first season of 'American Ninja Warrior Junior'  The Oakland Press

Two Walled Lake students will appear in the first season of “American Ninja Warrior Junior,” which premieres at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13 on the Universal Kids ...

Man pleads guilty to deadly hit-and-run of 14-year-old bicyclist in Wixom  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

The man accused of killing a 14-year-old boy riding a bicycle in Wixom in June has pleaded guilty as charged.

Parents spend more on school "Pay to Play" fees  WXYZ

If you are a parent, it is a trend that could cost you money. At more and more schools, if you want to be on a team, you have to pay to play. 7 Action News ...

Oilers make history, win first D1 district title in program history  The Morning Sun

AUBURN – Twenty years from now it will still be spoken about, albeit by that time it will be folklore.

Bridge Magazine's 2017 Academic State Champs  Bridge Michigan

Bridge Magazine is proud to name 54 high schools as 2017 Academic State Champs. The schools listed below are best preparing students for success after ...

OPINION: New DPS Superintendent Dr. Nikolai Vitti Deserves Broad-Based Support  Daily Detroit

As a former Western High School teacher I've watched the selection process of the new superintendent from afar and, at times, chuckled to myself. I've read the ...

Family still looking for answers 36 years after man slain, dismembered  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Crime Stoppers of Michigan is offering a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest in the slaying of Joe B. Hill.

Meet 30 of the best girls basketball players in the state of Michigan

MLive has put together a list of the state's top girls basketball players as the regular season winds down.

Jack White puts $s behind his Detroit love  The Detroit News

From a state-of-the-art record pressing plant to helping restore Clark Park, Jack White has invested big in Detroit.

Suspect in hit-and-run that killed teen arrested  WXYZ Detroit

Police have arrested the suspect involved in a deadly hit-and-run that killed a teen on Monday evening. Miguel A. Ibarra Cerda, who was wanted for questioning, ...

Shootings extremely rare but safety is still an issue in Michigan schools

In the past five years, two people have been killed or injured by a gun inside a Michigan school -- a Bay City teacher injured when police officer accidentally fired ...

Down at The Corner, new ballpark to open  Crain's Detroit Business

Detroit PAL's new home, the Corner Ballpark presented by Adient, opens this week on the old Tiger Stadium site. It will be home to youth sports, concerts and ...

Expulsions for student sex assaults rare, assaults underreported | News  The Oakland Press

In April 2012, a 15-year-old male student was accused of approaching a 17-year-old female in a computer lab at Walled Lake Western High School and ...

Mother grieves loss of son killed in Wixom hit-and-run as man accused of hitting him learns charges  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

A mother grieved the loss of her teenage son, who was killed while riding a bicycle in Wixom, as the man accused of hitting him learned about his charges ...

High school baseball state rankings send two new teams to the top

Portland St. Patrick's Brandon Scheurer (3) dives back to first base during their MHSAA Division 4 semifinal baseball game against Unionville-Sebewaing at ...

Michigan in desperate need of high school officials and referees

The Michigan High School Athletic Association is struggling to retain young officials.

Ndamukong Suh returns to Detroit. He never should have left the Lions  Detroit Free Press

The most interesting phone call I've gotten in my career came on a winter's evening in 2013. I was in my car, driving up a hill in the early darkness when a call ...

NBC's 'American Ninja Warrior Junior' will feature Metro Detroit students  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Two Walled Lake students will appear on the inaugural season of the youth version of NBC's Emmy-nominated competition series American Ninja Warrior.

Update: Walled Lake Western High Deeply Saddened Over Death of Student, 17

West Bloomfield, MI - Johnathan Rickman, a 17-year-old junior West Bloomfield resident, played on the basketball team his freshman year and worked to ...

Politics site's forecast: Odds on Stevens to win Trott's seat in Congress  The Detroit News

The FiveThirtyEight website predicts that Democrat Haley Stevens has a 2 in 3 chance of defeating Republican Lena Epstein for Rep. Dave Trott's seat.

Jazz trombonist Steve Davis swings into spring through MSU Jazz Artist in Residence Program, March 25-31  WSYM-TV

A well-known improviser on the jazz trombone will swing into East Lansing to mentor and tour with jazz students at the MSU College of Music from March 25-31.

Walled Lake Western and Northern will square off in the MLive Detroit Game of the Week

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Doug Hamel, the 'working person's attorney,' died at 69  Detroit Free Press

Doug Hamel, an old-school attorney and fixture at Detroit area courthouses whose crusty style encased a warm heart, died on Tuesday after a two-year battle ...

UPDATE: Springport Schools will reopen Tuesday  WILX-TV

Classes at all Springport Schools were cancelled Monday morning due to a 'safety concern.' Classes will normal on Tuesday.

Parma Western's Luke Raczkowski has late mother to thank for so much  Detroit Free Press

PARMA Luke Raczkowski doesn't recall the last time he sat in the room when his father spoke to a reporter. “I don't remember anything,” the 17-year-old senior ...

Ndamukong Suh: From Detroit Lions to Super Bowl LIII with Rams  Detroit Free Press

Former Detroit Lions star Ndamukong Suh can change how he'll be remembered with Rams win against Patriots in Super Bowl LIII.

Michigan's 2016 National Merit semifinalists: Which high schools have the most?

A total of 578 students from 233 high schools and 33 counties have been named in the 2016-17 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Senior prank season in full swing at Michigan high schools  Michigan Radio

The end of the school year is upon us. It puts high school administrators on high alert. Sometimes they don't have to worry about much. Even though their.

Time doesn't diminish memory, pain of daughter's death for Lincoln Park family  Southgate News Herald

Aleisha Belcher was just 15 years old when she was gunned down 20 years ago by a friend's boyfriend.

Michigan Tech signs 20 to 2018 football class | News, Sports, Jobs  Daily Mining Gazette

HOUGHTON — Head coach Steve Olson and the Michigan Tech football program announced that 20 student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent and ...

20 of Bay County's must-see high school football players

Here's a look at some of the most exciting players heading into the 2017 prep football season in Bay County.

Walled Lake assistant principal saves neighbor from burning building

Harvey Donohue, assistant principal at Walled Lake Western High School, was honored by both the Walled Lake Schools Board of Education and the West ...

Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...

November trial for illegal immigrant charged in fatal hit-and-run of Wixom teen, Justin Lee  The Oakland Press

Trial is set to begin Nov. 29 for the illegal immigrant charged with the fatal hit-and-run of a Wixom teen that happened in June.

25 years ago, Malice Green became the face of police brutality in Detroit  Detroit Free Press

A pair of plainclothes Detroit police officers approached Malice Green in front of a known drug house on the city's west side. When Green reportedly refused to ...

Family Pleads For Tips In Oakland County Cold Case Double Killing  CBS Detroit

WATERFORD TWP. (WWJ) – A dozen years later, the family of a murdered Waterford Township couple is still seeking answers in the case. (Photos: Kenneth ...

Twenty incoming students win $60,000 Medallion Scholarships | WMU News  WMU News

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Twenty freshmen have won coveted Medallion Scholarships to begin their studies at Western Michigan University this fall. Medallion ...

Michigan coalition opposes Race to Top finalist in letter to Obama, Duncan  Washington Post

The U.S. Education Department this week announced 61 finalists in the latest Race to the Top edition, this one designed to award a total of nearly $400 million in ...

Korbin Thomas admitted involvement in shooting death at Copper Beech during phone call from jail, detective testifies

After his arrest, Thomas called his father from jail and "admitted that he was present during Jazmyn's death and did have some matter involved in it," according to ...

Flint, Michigan, pipe-replacement cost nearly doubles: newspaper  Reuters

(Reuters) - The cost of replacing water lines in Flint, Michigan, has nearly doubled amid a health crisis from high lead levels in drinking water, the Detroit Free ...

North Peak, Jolly Pumpkin CEO confirms downtown Bay City location -

tonygrantjpg-d5303c1e599096a6.jpg. Tony Grant, CEO of Northern United Brewing Co., the company behind the North Peak, Jolly Pumpkin and Grizzly Peak ...

'I know where they are now': Wixom father who lost wife, son in crash leaning on faith  The Oakland Press

Jeff Smith of Wixom was walking across a parking lot at his job July 17 when his 21-year-old daughter Kaitlyn Smith phoned him, crying hysterically.

Mourners gather to remember Justin Hussin, Wixom teen killed after text-message war

FacebookJustin Hussin Justin Hussin, who graduated earlier this year from Walled Lake Western High School, was laid to rest wearing his high school baseball ...

Bay County boys basketball scoring leaders from past 20 years

Take a historical look back at 20 years' worth of Bay County scoring leaders.

Wixom mother and son killed in St. Clair County tanker crash  The Oakland Press

Friends and family are mourning a Wixom mother and son killed in a car accident Thursday afternoon. Authorities said 15-year-old Jerrod Smith, a Walled Lake ...

Federal state of emergency ends in Flint as researchers say water crisis in recovery  PBS NewsHour

A federal state of emergency issued this year after residents of Flint, Michigan, were exposed to lead contamination in their water supply ended on Sunday.

Mt. Clemens City Commission winner squeaks in by 2 votes  Detroit Free Press

It's unknown whether the second-place finisher will request a recount.

Tips still sought in Waterford double homicide, 11 years later  The Oakland Press

Eleven years after a Waterford man and his girlfriend were found shot to death in bed at their home, no suspects have been brought to justice.

Bay County Sports Hall of Fame 2002: Matt Mieske earned ultimate respect with his Major League mindset  The Bay City Times -

One in a series, recalling stories published on Bay County Sports Hall of Fame inductees. This story was published in The Bay City Times on Oct. 6, 2002.

Why Congress still isn't helping Flint  CBS News

President Obama visited the city in Michigan Wednesday to discuss its water crisis with residents.

Pike Dentistry opens doors in Auburn  Midmichigan

Auburn is now home to a new dental practice, Pike Dentistry. Pike Dentistry is celebrating by holding a ribbon cutting ceremony June 12 at 3 p.m. in its new ...

WMU students to compete in cross-country solar car race | WMU News  WMU News

KALAMAZOO--Twelve Western Michigan University students will compete in a cross-country solar competition that will track a course through the heart of ...

OC student, 14, arrested for online threats that triggered increased security at 4 schools  KABC-TV

Increased security is in place at four Orange County high schools after threats of violence were made online.

Heroin, horse tranquilizers and heartbreak: How addiction killed 51 in Jackson County last year

Of the 51 deaths in Jackson County in 2016, all but five were opioid-related. Their stories are tragic, and often heartbreaking. Love, recovery and religion could ...

Bay City's Brandt sinking her teeth into the role of Marie on AMC's 'Breaking Bad'  The Ann Arbor News -

Things have been breaking good for Bay City native Betsy Brandt. Since debuting in 2008 as Marie on the AMC series “Breaking Bad,” Brandt has also ...

Audit of Everytown’s Claimed 200+ School Shootings Since Sandy Hook  Bearing Arms

Yesterday, Hayley Miller, a reporter for the Huffington Post, uncritically regurgitated an Everytown claim that there have been 200 school shootings since the ...

Updates on the I-96 shooter  Michigan Radio

Update Thursday, November 1, 2:00 p.m. A series of shootings on or near I-96 has Michigan motorists thinking twice about driving the interstate. A police.

Despite last-ditch effort, Suh leaving Lions for Miami  Detroit Free Press

Source: Lions offered $17 million per year with $58 million guaranteed, but Dolphins topped it.

Former MSU football player is in the Michigan craft beer game — and winning  Lansing State Journal

Former MSU football player Tony Grant has turned his focus from the corporate world to a life of brewing Michigan craft beers.

Subscribing Schools  Teen Ink

Teen Ink, a national teen magazine, book series, and website devoted entirely to teenage writing, art, photos and forums. Students must be age 13-19 to ...

Bay City's legendary 'Tan Man' packing up Speedo for beaches of Hawaii  Bay City Times

This summer is Tan Man's last in Bay City. The local personality with a demanding day job is retiring from Pontiac School District. He'll soak up the Michigan sun ...

Peek Through Time: Mounds of cold shrimp, satisfying steak dinners made Gilbert's Steak House a much-loved Jackson eatery  The Jackson Citizen Patriot

With its Tiffany-style lamps, unique artwork, hot-fudge sundaes and a Sunday buffet with mounds of cold shrimp, Jackson's Gilbert's Steak House stood out to ...

Ndamukong Suh is selling his Birmingham estate  Detroit Free Press

Suh, an All-Pro defensive tackle, left the Detroit Lions to sign with the Miami Dolphins in March.

Bay County man opens funeral home, hopes to help victims of Kaznowski prepaid funeral fraud  Bay City Times

After years away, a Bay County man has returned home to become the youngest funeral director in the area, with hopes of providing the bereaved with ...

'My goal was always to come back'  Detroit Free Press

Defensive tackle gives an exit interview of sorts in a Free Press exclusive, vows to stay close with city and Lions.

Caddie program at Country Club of Jackson still going strong  The Jackson Citizen Patriot -

Being immersed in golf and making money -- those are the two main benefits the Country Club of Jackson's caddies associate with their job.

Jackson bowling column: 12-year-old boy and state champion girl win Youth Masters titles; Jackson native wins Detroit Queens  The Jackson Citizen Patriot -

Korey Reichard beats defending champion Corey Daniels, and Malloree Ambs defeats Kaitlyn Deforest in championship.

Hall-of-fame upbringing  Argus Press

Bob Foreback Jr. credits Elsie roots for foundation of successful baseball coaching career.

Jackson-area golf outing and tournament listing, league and tournament scores for week of June 10 includes four holes-in-one  The Jackson Citizen Patriot -

Jacob Hull hits his second shot on the ninth hole during the Jackson Masters Golf Tournament on Sunday, June 2, at the Country Club of Jackson.

Vitals for the week of 7-12-17 | Vitals  Kokomo Perspective

Joshua Hewitt, 35, Possession of a Narcotic Drug, Possession of Meth-amphetamine, Possession of Paraphernalia, Attempting to Deal Methamphetamine, ...

Vitals for the week of 6-22-16 | Vitals  Kokomo Perspective

The following are arrests made by the Kokomo Police Department. All those arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

News of Record week of 7/29 | KP  Kokomo Perspective

The following are arrests made by the Kokomo Police Department. All those arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Vital Records for the week of Aug. 17 | Vitals  Kokomo Perspective

The following are arrests made by the Kokomo Police Department. All those arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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