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New Comstock Park High School principal likes direction school is heading

Dan Holden says the first weeks on his new job as Comstock Park High School principal have been focused on building on what is already in place. Holden ...

Pheasant Fest leads outdoor shows list for Chicago outdoors: Update No. 1  Chicago Sun-Times

Steven Rinella and the National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic lead the annual list of outdoor shows, swap meets and classes around Chicago outdoors.

Senior quarterback leading the way at Comstock Park  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. -- Comstock Park High School averaged more than 40 point per game last season and finished 6-3 in the regular season before ...

7 candidates running for 4 seats on Comstock Park school board

Seven candidates are in the race for four seats open on the Comstock Park Public Schools Board of Education. The four top vote-getters in the Tuesday, Nov.

103-year-old leads Comstock Park's homecoming parade

"I feel it's an honor," 103-year-old Madelyn Schindler-Klenk said about her stint as grand marshal at the Comstock Park homecoming parade. Madelyn said she ...

Michigan high school state soccer: Country Day wins 15th title  Detroit Free Press

Senior goalie Jon Dougherty made 19 saves in leading Birmingham Detroit Country Day to its state-leading 15th championship.

Comstock Park High School students going 'old school' with cell phones

Walk in to any Comstock Park High School classroom or the cafeteria during any lunch period and something appears to be different.

Michigan high school football scores for Week 8  Detroit Free Press

Statewide scores from MHSAA football in Week 8. Addison 26, Vandercook Lake 7. Adrian Lenawee Christian 42, Blanchard Montabella 7. Algonac 28, Armada ...

Record-setting quarterback returns for Comstock Park

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. -- Opening night for high school football in Michigan is Thursday, August 23, which means the 13 ON YOUR SIDE sports department ...

8 Grand Rapids athletes to watch in Saturday's state track finals

Wyoming Lee's Thomas Robinson wins the boys 200m at the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state championships at Comstock Park High School in Comstock ...

Michigan high school football playoff scores: District championships  Detroit Free Press

Scores from the Michigan high school football playoff district finals. Division 1. Region 1. Rockford 24, Hudsonville 21. Saline 42, East Kentwood 7. Region 2.

A proud Wolf looks back on a career of service to Wyoming  School News Network

Superintendent Thomas Reeder knows how to direct students toward success: remove barriers. He has taken it upon himself to clear pathways, whether it be to ...

2 Allen Park H.S. students accused of homophobic, racial threats  Detroit Free Press

Two Allen Park High School students are under fire because of accusations they made racial and homophobic threats in a group chat, according to an article by ...

Michigan high school football: Mick McCabe's Week 8 state rankings  Detroit Free Press

The Super 10, plus the top 10 in each division after Week 8 of the 2018 Michigan high school football season.

Michigan high school football playoffs: First round predictions  Detroit Free Press

Only one person we know is crazy enough to attempt to pick all 128 first-round playoff games and that is our Son of Swami. In each district, the No. 1 seed is ...

Division 3 state track finals: All the best stories, photos and videos

Hanover-Horton's Judy Rector, who won the 800 and 1,600 enjoys a moment to celebrate with longtime coach Dean Blackledge during Saturday's Division 3 ...

Hundreds of Michigan schools don't have a gym teacher. Does yours?  Bridge Michigan

Funding cuts have left 500 schools without physical education. Use this database to see if your school has a gym teacher.

Mean tweets aimed at Browns kicker befall wrong Zane Gonzalez

The Michigan native and current college baseball coach took it in stride, though.

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.

See complete brackets for 2018 boys state soccer tournament

Flint Powers Catholic's Bryan Lendzion (11) controls the ball during Ludington's game against Flint Powers Catholic in the Division 3 state soccer championship ...

MySchool@Kent students overcome obstacles to get to graduation  School News Network

Students choose online high school for a variety of reasons. Here, a few of this year's graduates reflect on why that type of learning, and the unique supports it ...

Rivalry ends as Oak Park holds on for 23-15 win in 'dog fight' against Harrison

Oak Park and Farmington Hills Harrison met on the football field for the final time on Friday night.

Michigan high school soccer state finals recap

By Peter J. Wallner | | Posted November 04, 2018 at 08:19 AM | Updated November 04, 2018 at 12:09 PM. Comment. Country Day goalie ...

Grand Rapids rapper Steven Malcolm emerging as national Christian hip hop star

Steven Malcolm didn't set out to be a Christian rapper, let alone a rising national star in the genre.Indeed, the Grand Rapids hip hop artist and Wyoming Park ...

Feb. 10: Jim Olson, Comstock Park High School  Fox17

Classroom of the Week, Feb. 10, 2017: Jim Olson, Comstock Park HS Retired Teacher and Wrestling coach Comstock Park HS students observing Black History ...

De La Salle football dominates Oak Park, 35-7, for D2 district title

De La Salle, the defending state champions, stunned Oak Park on the road.

See which Muskegon-area athletes won track titles, earned all-state

Now that the dust has settled from a super-busy Super Saturday, let's take a look back at the day it was at the four high school track and field state finals sites in ...

Overtime goal sends Forest Hills Northern to Saturday's state finals

FHN will take on Detroit Country Day in Saturday's state finals.

Top statewide girls track and field marks after regionals

Lansing Catholic's Olivia Theis wins the girls 3200m at the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state championships at Comstock Park High School in Comstock ...

Michigan high school football playoffs: Regional finals (with times)  Detroit Free Press

Playoff pairings for the Michigan high school football region finals. Dates and times will be announced Monday.

Rotary Chicken BBQ

Thursday 5 31 Rotary Chicken BBQ in Comstock Park.

2018 boys soccer tournament brackets with state semifinal results

State final teams from all four divisions are set for Saturday.

Top statewide girls track and field marks as of May 10

Lansing Catholic's Olivia Theis wins the girls 3200m at the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state championships at Comstock Park High School in Comstock ...

Clarkston leaves no doubt with dominant 70-39 win over Hazel Park

Clarkston #1 Foster Loyer looks for a teammate to pass to as Hazel Park #10 Khari Adams defends. Clarkston leads Hazel Park 37-16 after the first half at Hazel ...

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

Here we are in the regional finals of the 2018 Michigan high school football state playoffs, the last opportunity schools have to host a game.

It's no surprise that Clarkston's Foster Loyer is a Mr. Basketball finalist

Loyer has done everything you can ask of a high school basketball player. All that's left is Mr. Basketball.

3 candidates vying for 2 seats on Wyoming Public Schools Board of Education

Adriana Almanza (left) and Jennifer Lewis are two of three candidates running for seats on the Wyoming Public Schools Board of Education this fall. Brian Jirous ...

Kent Co. students learn tactics from federal agents

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Students at the Kent Career Technical Center are getting a firsthand look at what Homeland Security Investigations does in a ...

Notorious Michigan serial killers: Who were they?  Grand Haven Tribune

If Arthur Ream — who bragged in prison about killing 4-6 people — turns out to be the latest Michigan serial killer, he'll have plenty of company. Here are other.

Leland soccer wins first state title after knocking off defending champs

Leland defeated Ann Arbor Greenhills 1-0 at Comstock Park.

Erin Brockovich weighs in on PFAS investigation

Erin Brockovich is coming to Kent County Saturday to meet with property owners impacted by the toxic tap water investigation.

“I realize what a privilege it is”  School News Network

Rockstar Teachers Series: There's just something about certain teachers that draws students to them in droves and keeps them checking in years, even decades ...

Kalamazoo Christian beats North Muskegon in shootout, but compassion wins

Sportsmanship and emotion on full display after No. 3 Comets knock off No. 1 Norsemen in Division 4 soccer semifinals.

No more jail time for student who used Facebook to threaten Comstock Park High School  The Grand Rapids Press -

Malachino was arrested, although Kent County Sheriff's Department investigators did not believe that Malachino had the capacity to carry out the threats.

Ex-convict, realtor gives back in mentor's memory

Now that his mentor is gone, Anthony Lambers wants to continue Richard Pullen's legacy at Wyoming Public Schools with a scholarship fund.

Kalamazoo-area girls high school track leaderboard heading into regionals

See the Kalamazoo-area's top runners, throwers, jumpers and vaulters heading into regionals.

Friday's prep football: Trenton stuffs Allen Park on last stand  The Detroit News

Detroit — Trenton used a goal-line stand in the final seconds to come away with a season-opening 27-21 win over Downriver League foe Allen Park in a Prep ...

Saginaw-area track stars to watch in 2018 regionals

The Chesaning boys track team celebrates its 2017 state title on Saturday, June 3 at Comstock Park High School. (Patrick Nothaft | File). Michigan ...

US school violence incidents since 1927  Q13 News Seattle

Here is a list of incidents of elementary, middle and high school (excludes colleges and universities) violence with fatalities, from 1927 to the present. This list ...

Kalamazoo-area girls high school track and field leaderboard

Parchment's Shiyon Taylor wins the girls 200m at the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state championships at Comstock Park High School in Comstock Park on ...

Michigan high school basketball: Boys, girls rankings, Feb. 18, 2018  Detroit Free Press

Former longtime Free Press columnist and current special writer Mick McCabe provides his weekly boys and girls high school basketball rankings.

Mud-covered competitors traverse obstacles at 2018 Warrior Dash

Other competitors hit the nearly four-mile course in the first wave of runners, including overall winner Peyton Tipton, 18, of Montrose who crossed the finish ...

'No one trying to steal' Boston College 3-star commit Sam Johnson  Detroit Free Press

Walled Lake Western quarterback Sam Johnson is '100 percent committed to Boston College, so much so that his phone has stopped ringing.

How to watch: Gretchen Whitmer and Bill Schuette debating Friday in Grand Rapids  Southgate News Herald

Gretchen Whitmer and Bill Schuette will square off in the first of two Michigan gubernatorial debates on Friday.

So, What's Your Job Like?  School News Network

Cold weather can sometimes be a plumber's ally. That was one of the first things Nathan Bush and Ben Smith learned as they stomped their work boots against ...

Penn State commit Lance Dixon does it all in West Bloomfield's upset  Detroit Free Press

Penn State commit Lance Dixon is a linebacker, but helped West Bloomfield's running game in win over Oak Park.

Leland spoils Kalamazoo Hackett comeback try in D4 boys soccer semifinals

HOLLAND, MI - Kalamazoo Hackett shut out its opponents in five playoff games leading up to Wednesday's Division 4 state semifinal showdown with Leland.

Eagle Scout project brightens, preserves Hudsonville's Elmwood Pathway bridge

A Walker teen's Eagle Scout project is a lasting benefit to hikers and cyclists who use the Hudsonville Elmwood Lake pathway bridge, and even to the city itself.

Erin Brockovich sets meeting for residents impacted by toxic dumping

The famous consumer advocate and a team of attorneys plan a community meeting on Saturday, Dec. 16.

Hazel Park High School's miracle revival -- and what may kill it

Hazel Park High's academic turnaround plan transformed it from one of the state's worst high schools to one of the best in just two years. Will district finances halt ...

Tech Center's 3D Autism Project a national finalist in Samsung 'Solve for Tomorrow' contest  School News Network

Students in 3D Animation are working on a huge project to help those with autism become more successful in social situations. These efforts are drawing ...

Midland Dow girls, Flint Powers boys named top Saginaw Valley League programs

The 2017-18 Dick Leach Award winners were named Wednesday at the Saginaw Valley League Fall Dinner.

Challenging questions await at the Michigan High School Ethics Bowl

Is it ethical for banks to approve credit cards for people who may have trouble paying off the debt? Should protesters be granted anonymity in media coverage?

Six Bucks and a Bobcat to represent Roscommon County at State Track meet  Houghton Lake resorter

Six athletes from Roscommon High School and one from Houghton Lake will vie for a State Championship in a variety of events at the Michigan High School ...

Looking back, ahead at Michigan's high school boys soccer scene

The Michigan High School Athletic Association's 2016 boys soccer season was an unforgettable one, and this is shaping up to be memorable, too.

2 Fargo schools ranked among best in ND by U.S. News  Duluth News Tribune

WASHINGTON — Two Fargo high schools are among five North Dakota schools that made U.S. News and World Report's 2018 rankings of the best high ...

Michigan's Ultimate Sports Champion top 20 after fall sports season

Which Michigan high school athletic program fared best during the recently completed fall season?

Teachers and students, unhappy and fired-up  Detroit Free Press

Will the anger expressed in student protests and teacher strikes and walkouts make a difference in the August election?

Erin Brockovich meets with community dealing with PFAS water contamination in Kent County  Detroit Free Press

"The haphazard way we dispose our waste around the US continues to happen in 2017 ... it's going to have to stop," Erin Brokovich said in Kent County.

Cast your vote for Hometown Life Prep Athlete of the Week

Here are the candidates for this week's Hometown Life Prep Athlete of the Week poll. Voting is open until noon Thursday. There is no limit to the number of votes, ...

Meet the 2018 Muskegon Area Sports Hall of Fame female student-athlete nominees

Annually, a Muskegon Area Sports Hall of Fame panel selects student-athlete award finalists and a winner from a list of nominees submitted by area schools.

Carl Bow Jr. leaves legacy, historic picture on wall at Hazel Park  Detroit Free Press

Hazel Park basketball star Carl Bow Jr. makes history at school with his picture on the All-State wall, the first African-American to be so honored.

June 3 Track and Field state finals

The MHSAA Track and Field State Finals took place across West Michigan on Saturday afternoon.

MLive's favorite photos from the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state championships

MLive's favorite photos from the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state championships at Comstock Park High School in Comstock Park on Saturday, June 3, ...

Michigan State QB commit Dwan Mathis earns invite to Elite 11 Finals

Oak Park's Dwan Mathis (322) throws a pass during the annual Sound Mind Sound Body football camp at Wayne State University in Detroit, Friday, June 10, ...

Highland Park schools to no longer offer classes to high school students

Highland Park schools will no longer offer classes to high schoolers after its emergency manager announced Thursday evening the decision to close the ...

Grand Rapids high school football teams discuss helmets, walk-up songs, slogans in Media Day 2

Get to know some of the Grand Rapids area high school football teams as training camp nears.

Michigan State still looking for a QB in the 2019 recruiting class

Four-star quarterback Dwan Mathis flipped his commitment from Michigan State to Ohio State on June 24.

Student who planned murder and rape at Comstock Park High School pleads guilty to terror threat  The Grand Rapids Press -

Benjamin Christopher Malachino sent text messages in March to a female student whom he threatened to sexually assault in front of her friends while at the ...

38 regional champs highlight Kalamazoo-area's girls track state qualifiers

See the 88 girls who will be representing the Kalamazoo-area at the track and field state finals.

Grace Bible inducts 3 former athletes into Hall of Fame

Grand Rapids, MI - Allen Durham, Cory Jamieson, and Jessica (Sikorski) Kurtz were inducted into to the Grace Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday night at the ...

Thursday's prep football: Oak Park stomps Utica Eisenhower  The Detroit News

Oak Park — ranked No. 4 in The News Super 20 rankings — showed it's a new season, defeating No. 13 Eisenhower, 31-13, Thursday night in the Xenith Prep ...

Sparta High School honors student killed in crash with blood drive

16-year-old Alyssa Eggerding died a day after she was in a car that police say crashed into a tree at 110 miles per hour in April. Several other students from ...

Wyoming Park students expelled for vandalism  The Grand Rapids Press -

WYOMING -- Four students who broke into Wyoming Park High School and caused extensive damage have been expelled permanently. Three broke into ...

Michigan high school girls track defending champs and top contenders for 2017

Lansing Waverly girls team finished in first place with 42 points during the MHSAA Division 2 State Track Finals on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at Zeeland Stadium in ...

'Speak out,' Erin Brockovich tells residents affected by toxic dumping

"Ask questions. Demand answers. That's where the change will really begin," Environmental and Consumer Activist Erin Brockovich said to residents affected by ...

Michigan high school football playoffs: Meet teams going to Ford Field  Detroit Free Press

A look at the 16 schools who will compete for Michigan high school state championships Nov. 24-25 at Ford Field.

South Lyon, picked 7th in preseason, wins Lakes Valley Conference title  Detroit Free Press

South Lyon got off to a lightning-fast start over Walled Lake Western in a rain-soaked contest to determine the Lakes Valley Conference championship, ...

New assistant middle school principal making return to Wayland

It all began almost 20 years ago, when Timothy Restau was hired as a substitute teacher at Wayland Middle School. Now Restau is returning to Wayland Union ...

Former Wyoming Park student is sentenced to prison for drunken crash that killed classmates  The Grand Rapids Press -

Mavima's blood alcohol level was 0.10, above the legal limit of 0.08, at the time of the crash.

Looking back at Michigan's memorable girls track and field dynasties

MLive highlights some of the state's biggest, baddest girls Michigan Lower Peninsula track dynasties.

Check out this week's Michigan high school boys state soccer rankings

Find out the top 20 high school boys soccer teams in each division.

Why Comstock Park schools superintendent is out of running for top job in Grandville

Comstock Park Public Schools Superintendent Ethan Ebenstein has decided to stay where he is and not pursue the same position in Grandville.

Wyoming schools ready to celebrate end of restructuring, rebranding process  The Grand Rapids Press -

Wyoming schools holding ribbon cutting, open house, for its new Wyoming High School on Thursday, Aug. 23 at 4 p.m..

Michigan high school soccer highlights from the state finals

By Peter J. Wallner | Four divisional champions in soccer were crowned Saturday with newcomers, perennial champs, contenders and ...

Michigan loses a potential 2019 QB recruit, gains RB, DT and TE in one day  USA TODAY High School Sports

Based on who Jim Harbaugh already has in class, he'll likely trade Dwan Mathis choosing OSU for addition of a RB, DT and TE in a single day.

Corvettes and horses share the road during Oak Park's July 4 parade  Detroit Free Press

Hundreds of spectators watched the annual parade along Coolidge in Oak Park.

Comstock Park teen to stand trial for April crash that killed 1, injured 3

A Comstock Park teen has been ordered to stand trial for a deadly crash in April that killed a passenger and critically injured three others when his car slammed ...

Highlighting Michigan's top soccer players who have had us talking this fall

MLive is taking a look at the state's top boys soccer players this fall.

Grand Rapids Schools employee accused of sexual misconduct: personnel file raises questions  The Grand Rapids Press -

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — A Grand Rapids Public Schools paraprofessional accused of inappropriately touching students once was let go from the district, then ...

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