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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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Michigan 4-star RB Peny Boone commits to Maryland over Pitt, West Virginia  USA TODAY High School Sports

The top ranked running back in the state of Michigan is headed to … Maryland? Believe it. Four-star Martin Luther King (Detroit, Mich.) running back Peny Boone ...



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 ...



Top 10 2020 Michigan high school football prospects, where they're leaning  Detroit Free Press

Here is a breakdown of the top 10 state of Michigan prospects in the 2020 class, and a look at where they might play college football.



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.



King HS grad receives $2 million in scholarships, top school offers  Fox 2 Detroit

DETROIT (WJBK) - She worked hard and it paid off. A high school graduate from Detroit has nearly two dozen offers to go to the nation's top schools.



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

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



No more back-door admissions to Detroit's most selective high schools after all students take screening exam  Chalkbeat New York

Dramatic changes to the way Detroit's main district decides who can get into its most selective schools meant more students were accepted from district middle ...



Xenith: How Detroit Builds A Helmet  CBS Detroit

Detroit, MI (CBS Detroit) – After several head injuries during his football career, Vin Ferrara, a former Harvard quarterback and Columbia University MD, believed ...



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

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, ...



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

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



Detroit King students hold protest march about school conditions  Fox 2 Detroit

DETROIT (WJBK) - Students at Detroit's Martin Luther King High School show solidarity with their teachers. They held a protest Friday demanding an end to ...



Student collapses, dies in front of Detroit high school  WDIV Detroit

DETROIT - A 17-year-old Detroit Public Schools student who was a senior at Martin Luther King Jr. High School passed out in front of the school Tuesday ...



LEROY WASHINGTON, DAUGHTER CO-FOUND NATL. ANTI-BULLYING PROJECT TO CHANGE, SAVE LIVES  voiceofdetroit

Members of the Anti-Bully Crusader Project at Flint Northwestern High School. (Exec. Director Lauren Washington at center.) INTERVIEW WITH LEROY ...



Martin Luther King High School students honor veterans during annual remembrance program  KABC-TV

Hundreds of 11th-grade students at Martin Luther King High School in Riverside came face-to-face with history as part of the 19th annual "King High School ...



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.



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 ...



61st Annual Ford Fireworks lights up sky along the Detroit Riverfront  WXYZ Detroit

The Ford Fireworks will light up the Detroit riverfront on Monday, June 24, celebrating 61 years of the summertime tradition. Produced by The Parade Company, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



As auto show gets underway, boil water advisory hits downtown Detroit  Detroit Free Press

A water main break late Saturday night forced a boil water advisory for downtown Detroit, just as the annual auto show was getting underway with thousands of ...



Everything you need to know about 2019 Ford Fireworks in Downtown Detroit  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

The 2019 Ford Fireworks on the Detroit River will launch tonight! Here's everything you need to know. Produced by The Parade Company and recognized as ...



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 ...



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...



Ford Fireworks on the Detroit River on June 24: What you need to know  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

The 2019 Ford Fireworks on the Detroit River will launch on June 24! Here's everything you need to know. Produced by The Parade Company and recognized ...



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 ...



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.



Detroit's Center for Community Based Enterprise has an innovative approach to improve work culture — make employees the owners  Detroit Metro Times

The nonprofit Center for Community Based Enterprise is headquartered inside Detroit's First Unitarian Universalist Church in the Cass Corridor, with a ...



Organizer Says Tonight's Ford Fireworks In Detroit Will Be 'Best Ever'  WWJ Newsradio 950

(WWJ) "Ready, Set, Go" is the theme for the 61st Annual Detroit Fireworks tonight. Tony Michaels, CEO of the Parade Company, which produces the event, says ...



Loss of Detroit high school Coach Harvel, 57, felt statewide  Fox 2 Detroit

DETROIT (WJBK) - It was a seven-on-seven scrimmage on Friday at Martin Luther King High School, when the head football coach Dale Harvel suffered a heart ...



A sneak peek at the 2019 North American International Auto Show  WILX-TV

GM's decision is sure to be one of the hot button topics during this week's North American International Auto Show in Detroit.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Indiana Football: Meet the First 10 Hoosier Commits of 2020  IndianaHQ

We breakdown the first 10 commitments of the 2020 IU football class, highlighted by 4-star WR Rashawn Williams, the top-rated recruit in program history.



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.



Heidelberg Project leads new arts program at 4 Detroit schools  Crain's Detroit Business

The Detroit nonprofit donated $185000 toward the pilot arts program, which aims to cultivate students' artistic and leadership skills that can help inspire change ...



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.



Catch 22: Ranking the state's top 2017 football recruits  Lansing State Journal

The Lansing State Journal's annual list of top 22 high school football recruits in Michigan.



Off-duty Detroit police officer killed in crash: 'A loss to this department'  Detroit Free Press

At a press conference on Thursday, Detroit Police Chief James Craig identified the officer killed in a car crash early this morning as James Hearn.



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 ...



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

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 ...



Coahoma Football Has Successful Signing Day  Coahoma Community College

Press Release from Coahoma Community College Public Relations; (662) 621-4044 - Vashon Jones - vjones@coahomacc.edu ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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. Three cars were involved in the accident near East Jefferson and ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

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 ...



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 ...



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.



Gun recovered in MLK High School lockdown; 4 teens could face charges  6abc.com

Officials say the stolen gun was recovered later in the day. It was in the possession of three other teens police had been observing.



20 eye-catching stats in the Michigan high school football record book  MLive.com

Here is a glance at some of the most stunning records set in the past 15 years in Michigan high school football.



Michigan State student found dead in dormitory  WDIV Detroit

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



Practice makes perfect at new basketball facility in Farmington Hills  Hometownlife.com

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



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

DETROIT – We're less than a week away from the spectacular annual display of fireworks along the Detroit and Windsor skyline. Plan early and pack more water ...



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

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 ...



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 ...



Philadelphia School District seeks to 'do better' for students with 'Turnaround Network'  6abc.com

This year, the Philadelphia School District grouped the lowest performing schools into something called the "Turnaround Network".



Chicago teachers rally, march through Loop after walkout  WLS-TV

CHICAGO (WLS) -- The Chicago Teachers Union took their battle against Chicago Public Schools to the streets Friday with a one-day strike at schools across ...



A Cigar Factory From 1887 Becomes An Automotive Incubator: Lear Innovation Center Opens In Detroit  Daily Detroit

It is always exciting to see new developments up close and personal. Today was no exception because the Lear Innovation Center officially opened in Capital ...



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 ...



Community marks Hadiya Pendleton's birthday with Wear Orange Party for Peace  WLS-TV

People across the country are wearing orange this weekend, calling for an end to gun violence. It's a movement started by the family of Hadiya Pendleton, ...



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

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 ...



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!



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 ...



Thanksgiving parade draws 1 million to downtown Detroit  The Detroit News

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



United Stars Showcase Top Performers  247Sports

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



Rowing News: Fall 2015 Rowing Recruits | row2k.com  row2k.com

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



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

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



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