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King Alum elected to head local organization of the Prince Hall Shriners in Lawton, Oklahoma. Hector Noel a 1975 graduate assumed the leadership role of Menes Shrine Temple #32. Nobles of the Mystic Shrine in Lawton, Oklahoma for the 2nd consecutive year.

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2020 4-star in-state RB Peny Boone plans visit date after getting scholarship from Michigan  Maize n Brew

The in-state crop in the 2020 class is a solid one, with one 5-star and seven 4-stars. There is no doubt the Michigan Wolverines will be going after most of these ...

DRIVEN IV Automotive Careers Youth Symposium  Michronicleonline

Detroit Cass Tech senior LaMarcus Collier was awarded $40 for his participation in the DRIVEN IX Automotive Careers Youth Symposium at the Michigan ...

Williams leads Detroit King defense in 7-6 win over River Rouge in playoff opener

A week after getting blown out, the Detroit Martin Luther King defense did not let up any points.

Michigan high school football playoffs: First-round scores  Detroit Free Press

Scores from the first round of Michigan high school football playoffs.

Michigan high school football playoffs: District final predictions  Detroit Free Press

The Son of Swami predicts the district final games around the state of Michigan.

Michigan high school football playoffs: Scores from regional finals  Detroit Free Press

Michigan high school football playoff scores from the MHSAA regional finals.

Detroit high school exhibit shows racism's ugly history in America  Detroit Free Press

King High School students created exhibit for MLK Day to showcase past prejudices and violence.

Michigan high school football playoffs: Second-round pairings  Detroit Free Press

Second-round Michigan high school football playoff pairings. Times will be updated when announced.

School bus involved in crash with three cars on Detroit's east side  WXYZ Detroit

A school bus was involved in a crash on Detroit's east side Thursday morning, police say.

Michigan high school football playoffs: District championship schedule  Detroit Free Press

Here are the matchups for this weekend's district finals schedule in the Michigan high school football playoffs. All MHSAA football playoff games are Friday at 7 ...

Michigan football getting visit from 4-star receiver Rashawn Williams  Detroit Free Press

Detroit King's Williams will be in Ann Arbor on Saturday to see Wolverines.

Detroit News  The Detroit News

Justin Hearn, right, brother of Detroit Police Officer James Hearn, receives a hug from Detroit Police Officer India Washington during a vigil Thursday, July 26, ...

Purdue Football Recruiting: Marvin Grant Signs LOI!  Hammer and Rails

Name: Marvin Grant. Hometown: Detroit, Michigan - Martin Luther King High School. Position & Size: Safety, 6'2”, 195 Pounds. Ranking: 4*. Offers: Boston ...

Self-defense claim of King High coach accused of killing Detroit student still under investigation

Detroit police aren't revealing whether the shooting of two teens, one fatally, by Martin Luther Jr. High School assistant girls basketball coach Ernest Robinson, ...

Martin Luther King Day holiday events  The Detroit News

FRIDAY. Wayne State University's Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute: Doors open at 9 a.m. and the program begins at 10 a.m. Max M. Fisher Music Center, 3711 ...

Long lines, some snags as voters hit the polls  The Detroit News

Heavy voter turnout and longer-than-usual lines were reported at many polling locales in Metro Detroit on Election Day, with scattered problems at some ...

Water donations from DPSCD alums pour in to help affected schools  Michronicleonline

In an effort to assist DPSCD with supplying enough water to every school in the district, a number of DPSCD alums have started water drives for their respective ...

High metal levels cause water to be shut off at DPSCD schools  The Detroit News

Drinking water will be turned off in all schools at DPSCD after initial results for 16 schools showed higher than acceptable levels for copper/lead.

In 2018, 35 more Michigan schools could face closure  Detroit Free Press

In addition to the 38 schools the state School Reform Office has identified for closure, 35 more could find themselves facing closure — or some other type of ...

Your guide to the 60th annual Ford Fireworks display in Detroit

DETROIT, MI - Celebrating its 60th year, the Ford Fireworks display will welcome thousands to the Detroit River area Monday. The 2018 fireworks are set to ...

Detroit King football coach Dale Harvel dies  Detroit Free Press

Harvel collapsed during the team's 7-on-7 drills Friday and died at a local hospital.

DPS School of Week: Martin Luther King, Jr. Senior High School  Michronicleonline

From biology and the environment, to the history and current state of civil rights, from family, community, social joys and.

Detroit teens reimagine criminal justice with alternative to new jail  Detroit Metro Times

Last Saturday on Detroit's near east side, groups of teens sat huddled around tables talking about the future of their city. They were discussing something...

McCabe: Scarber turns into King’s top CB in Div. 2 win over WL Western  Detroit Free Press

Jesse Scarber moved into the Detroit King starting lineup late in his freshman year. The starting lineup of King's basketball team. As for football ... not so much.

Detroiter Wendell Brown given four more years in a Chinese prison  Michronicleonline

Native Detroiter Wendell Brown went to teach English and football over in China in 2016 and never came back. A Chinese court sentenced the former American ...

Ambry Thomas feels 'hate' for Michigan State, desires redemption  The Michigan Daily

The old adage about in-state rivalries says the implications of a loss extend far beyond a single game. Sometimes, the worst part of defeat is hearing about it ...

Weather, voting snafus can't dampen high election turnout  The Detroit News

Michigan voters came to the polls in large numbers Tuesday to decide races across the state.

Six more meetings set on controversial Michigan social studies standards  Bridge Michigan

Michigan residents have six more chances to offer their views on a draft of new social studies standards – a draft that deletes references to gay rights, climate ...

5 things to watch in today's election  Crain's Detroit Business

Election Day is here. Michigan voters headed to the polls Tuesday to decide who will be the Great Lakes State's next governor, attorney general, secretary of ...

Detroiter Wendell Brown's Chinese imprisonment nearing an end  Michronicleonline

Antointette Brown had not seen or spoken to her son Wendell Brown in more than two years. Brown, 31, has been imprisoned in a Chinese jail since September ...

Michigan State rivalry 'personal' for cornerback Lavert Hill  The Michigan Daily

Lavert Hill, now a starting defensive back for the seventh-ranked Wolverines, will finally have the opportunity to make his mark on the Michigan-Michigan State ...

These 27 schools in Michigan need more help; plus, see which 32 schools improved  Detroit Free Press

The Michigan Department of Education on Monday identified an additional 36 schools whose school districts now have to enter into negotiations with the state to ...

Video shows girl jumped at MLK High School  WDIV Detroit

A Detroit mother is concerned about safety at Martin Luther King High School after she says her daughter was attacked twice by a mob of girls.

SMSB Football Academy students gain exposure and knowledge on bus tour  Michronicleonline

Every year, thousands of students go on college tours to Historically Black Colleges and Universities or on football recruiting visits. Not many do both.

More public input sought on Michigan's social studies standards  The Detroit News

State education department has arranged six sessions to collect public input on proposed changes to state social studies standards for public schools.

Everything you need to know for Ford Fireworks  WXYZ

The Ford Fireworks will light up the Detroit riverfront on Monday, June 25, celebrating 60 years of the summertime tradition.

King (Detroit) star Ambry Thomas honored to be named U.S. Army All-American  USA TODAY High School Sports

The first game of Ambry Thomas' sophomore year, he intercepted a pass and returned it 80 yards for a touchdown for Detroit King. “I said 'OK.' I wanted to see if ...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebrations  Detroit Free Press

Here are some events planned for metro Detroit in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The events are opened to the public. MUSIC. Jazz: Spirituals ...

Pistons assist children of fallen DPD officer James Hearn  Michronicleonline

To honor the life of fallen Detroit Police officer James Hearn, the Detroit Pistons set up college scholarships for his children.

MLK Day events around Metro Detroit  WDIV Detroit

Several local communities are celebrating MLK's legacy with events.

Detroit King Wins Div. 2 Title With Hail Mary Against Lowell [VIDEO]  CBS Local

DETROIT (AP) — Donnie Corley caught a 40-yard touchdown pass on the final play of the Division 2 state football championship game, giving Detroit Martin ...

Local 4 News at 11 -- July 26, 2018  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Here's what you missed on Local 4 News at 11. (Watch part of the episode above)

Vitti gets an earful on teacher vacancies on first day  Detroit Free Press

Nikolai Vitti's first day as the superintendent of the Detroit Public Schools Community District was an intense day of interviews, meetings, school visits and a ...

Practice makes perfect at new basketball facility in Farmington Hills

Procters aim to stress fundamentals in unique facility which has two half courts, seven shooting stations and three ball handing stations.

Is your school among the worst-performing in Michigan?  Detroit Free Press

The State School Reform Office has released the list of Michigan schools that performed in the bottom 5% academically in 2015, based on the results of the ...

In an already struggling district, Detroit schools deal with extreme teacher shortage  Detroit Free Press

As of April 27, Detroit Public Schools Community District had 263 teacher vacancies, 161 of which were being filled by long-term substitute teachers.

In Michigan, path to elite colleges flows through richer high schools (interactive map)  Bridge Michigan

Which schools produce the most Spartans, Wolverines and Ivy Leaguers? Map showing where high schoolers attend college contains some surprises.

How Milwaukee Teachers Beat Back Cuts and Busywork  Labor Notes

Collective bargaining is all but illegal for public sector workers in Wisconsin. So how did Milwaukee teachers not only block major cuts to public schools but also ...

Here's which Detroit schools could be closed, as confusion about their future deepens  Chalkbeat Colorado

What happens next in the whiplash-inducing school closure fight remains unclear and seems likely to end up in the courts. Here's what we know — and what we ...

Jermain Crowell's reign commences at Belleville  The Detroit News

Belleville — a big thunderstorm went through the area late Monday afternoon just before Jermain Crowell was set to begin his head coaching career with the ...

New Detroit school chief brings back a familiar face: Alycia Meriweather  Detroit Free Press

Nikolai Vitti has begun his transformation of the Detroit public school district at the top, hiring former interim superintendent Alycia Meriweather as his first deputy ...

5 sophomore break-out candidates for Michigan football ahead of 2018 season  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

It's been a strangely quiet offseason for Jim Harbaugh and the Michigan football team after the most disappointing season of his tenure.

MSU football player with Downriver ties one of three charged in on-campus sexual assault  Southgate News Herald

A Michigan State University football player who played two years Downriver during his high school years was charged Tuesday with sexually assaulting a ...

Official list of 2019, 2020 prospects for the BBQ at the Big House this weekend  Maize n Brew

Check out the long list of prospects who will be visiting from across the country for the annual BBQ at the Big House!

Detroit TV dance show 'The Scene' throwing 30-year anniversary party  Detroit Free Press

Techno? Detroit gave birth to an art form that spread worldwide. Hip-hop? New York is the birthplace of that genre. But, "The Scene," a daily dance show that ...

Detroit teachers would see raises in new contract, some say not enough  Detroit Free Press

The Detroit school district and its teachers union have reached a tentative contract deal that calls for a 7% salary increase over two years as well as a longer wait ...

Live Cycle Delight fitness center set to open in Detroit's West Village  Crain's Detroit Business

A new fitness center that offers classes in cycling, yoga and weight training is expected to open late next month in Detroit's West Village. Detroit native Amina ...

Hannan Foundation announces recipients of inaugural 70 Over 70 Awards  Michronicleonline

Nominations have been submitted and the awardees of the Hannan Foundation's inaugural 70 Over 70 Awards have all been notified. On October 12 at the ...

UB Football Announces Signing Class - News 4

MOBILE, AL - University at Buffalo football head coach Lance Leipold announced the initial signees for the 2019 recruiting class on the first day of the National ...

Lincoln football coach Darrius Alexander logs plenty of time with his team  The Macomb Daily

Darrius Alexander is a high school football coach. He's also a mathematics teacher. Alexander has a bachelor's of science degree from Ferris State. He has a ...

1 in 10 Detroit schools makes grade in nonprofit's study  The Detroit News

Detroit — Just 1 in 10 schools serving Detroit students received a high enough grade to be recommended by a nonprofit that evaluated more than 200 schools.

With Detroit Public Schools on the brink, district looks to recruit teachers  Michigan Radio

Amidst tremendous uncertainty about its future existence, the Detroit Public Schools is trying to recruit teachers. The district is holding a “DPS Day”

Detroit Deltas to host 'Jabberwock' fundraiser to showcase, support local youth in the arts  Michronicleonline

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Detroit Alumnae Chapter, in partnership with Delta *Service* Through Detroit Foundation, Inc., presents “Searching for the Stars,” ...

Reports: Dennis Norfleet kicked off football team  The Michigan Daily

According to Dale Harvel, Norfleet's coach at Detroit's Martin Luther King High School, the decision to remove Norfleet from the team was a disciplinary one.

Michigan State vs. Indiana football: How to watch on TV, stream online  Lansing State Journal

Find out where to watch and listen to Saturday night's Michigan State vs. Indiana college football game.

Teen sues DPS, says snowball case was a sham  Detroit Free Press

A Detroit teen is suing Detroit Public Schools and two district police officers for allegedly violating his rights after he was locked up for more than a month over a ...

SERVICE CIRCUIT: Veteran's Day to honor vets Nov. 11  The Macomb Daily

Nov. 11 is Veterans Day – a day to celebrate being a vet. Vets gratefully accept free meals at many restaurants, and discounts and specials at other businesses, ...

Detroit Ford Fireworks 2017: Curfew, Parking, Street Closures, All You Need to Know

Ford Fireworks Guide: Everything You Need To Know - Detroit, MI - Also in this guide, where to find lost children, bus and People Mover changes, what you can ...

Michigan State football's Cody White racking up yards against Indiana  Lansing State Journal

Michigan State wide receiver Cody White is tackled by Indiana's Khalil Bryant during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, in ...

Replay: Michigan State football 35, Indiana 21  Lansing State Journal

Michigan State is coming off a bye week after losing to Arizona State. Can the Spartans rebound vs. upstart and unbeaten Indiana?

SkillsUSA Additive Manufacturing Contestants Design Device to Assist Veteran  Advanced Manufacturing

Winners of the 2018 Additive Manufacturing Competition receive their medals at the National SkillsUSA awards ceremony. Photo credit: William Fambrough for ...

Metro Detroit flood victims desperate for FEMA aid  Detroit Free Press

Several FEMA disaster recovery centers opened Tuesday in the tri-county area to help residents apply for federal disaster assistance.

'Turnaround specialist' Wilbourn looks to repeat success at Detroit's Mumford High School

When Kevyn Orr took over as Detroit's Emergency Manager, he was heralded by Gov. Snyder as a "turnaround specialist." At Detroit's once-troubled Denby High ...

Michigan State student found dead in dormitory  WDIV Detroit

You can tell by her smile Olivia Pryor was a shining light of Detroit. Just...

Toronto drafts Kloffenstein, Groshans' teammate

TORONTO -- The Blue Jays doubled down on Texas' Magnolia High School during Day 2 of the MLB Draft by selecting right-hander Adam Kloffenstein ...

What You Need To Know For The Ford Fireworks On The Detroit River  CBS Detroit

From where to park to where to find your lost child — information from the city of Detroit to help guide you through the afternoon and evening of Monday, June 26 ...

Black History: Death Of A Teen Changed Course Of Life For Chauncy Glover  CBS Local

WWJ Newsradio 950 celebrates Black History Month by recognizing local young African American professionals and their heroes. DETROIT (WWJ) – Chauncy ...

Michigan State Recruiting: The curious case of 4-star CB Lavert Hill  Spartan Avenue

With National Signing Day approaching, where does Michigan State stand with four-star stud defensive back Lavert Hill?

Flint Firebirds' lone black star Jalen Smereck defies odds to land NHL deal

FLINT, MI -- Jalen Smereck realizes that haters come along with being a trailblazer. Way before the Motown native became the first African-American player to ...

WINNERS! DPS Students Receive First Independence Bank Scholarships  Michronicleonline

The tide of growing concern regarding the absence of black students in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) academic programs may have ...

10 Michigan-Made Things We Loved At All Things Detroit  Daily Detroit

On Sunday, All Things Detroit — a quarterly showcase of a local small businesses presented by Ask Jennyfer — went down at Eastern Market's Shed 3.

Cultural Cannibalism: Detroit's new underground music  The Michigan Daily

In the Motor City — where the auto industry and the exuberant culture it helped fund are still *fresh* corpses — “recycling” doesn't really capture the feel of what's ...

Local chiropractor makes grand move to better serve community  Michronicleonline

Dr. Cecil Forbes. Dr. Cecil Forbes, a chiropractic physician, has been told numerous times that he should move his medical practice beyond Detroit city limits.

United Stars Showcase Top Performers  247Sports

Indiana tight end Anthony Torres was among the best at the United Stars Showcase in Chicago on Saturday.

Column: Fight to keep Karen King's killer behind bars resumes 12 years after verdict  The Saginaw News -

Quietly, the ghost of one of Saginaw's most haunting legacies is threatening to stir back to life. His name is Shytour Williams. For those who don't recognize the ...

Officers of the Year Honored  Monroe Evening News

This year's Officers of the Year are Monroe County Sheriff's Deputy Douglas Bender; Michigan State Police Trooper Herman Brown; Dundee Police Officer ...

Thanksgiving parade draws 1 million to downtown Detroit  The Detroit News

Some 20000 run in annual Turkey Trot; Thanksgiving Day parade a cherished tradition.

Business elite woo former Detroiters  The Detroit News

Detroit — Gov. Rick Snyder was among a local A-list movers and shakers who came out Wednesday night to woo an A-list group of movers and shakers with ties ...

Meet the newest WSU Cougars on National Signing Day  The Seattle Times

Short bios of WSU's newest signees on National Signing Day.

New Jersey names Doremus as new head coach

May 13, 2016 - The New Jersey Titans of the NAHL have named Craig Doremus as the team's new head coach. Bobby DiRico joins as assistant coach.

Rowing News: Fall 2015 Rowing Recruits |

Fall 2015 Rowing Recruits - Rowing news on row2k, one of the premier sources of rowing and sculling news, rowing results, rowing information, rowing features, ...

Pace Recruits 52 for 2011 Football Team

Pleasantville-based has recruited 52 new athletes for the 2011 football team, announced Head Coach Chris Dapolito. The Setters, a NCAA Division II university, ...

Father shoots dead his son, 15, for sexually abusing half-sister  Daily Mail

Jamar Pinkney allegedly ordered Jamar Jnr, 15, to strip at gunpoint, marched him to wasteland and killed him, despite pleas from the boy and his mother.

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