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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 ...

National Signing Day 2019: Meet 33 newcomers to Grand Valley State

Grand Valley State announced the signing of 33 student-athletes for football on Wednesday's National Letter of Intent. The breakdown was balanced with 16 ...

MARILYN SOUDER PERRY 1927 – 2019  The Navasota Examiner

She was born July 2, 1927, in Grand Rapids, Michigan, daughter of Mary and Ray Souder. Her family moved to Indianapolis on her 13thbirthday. On her ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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: Regional finals (with times)  Detroit Free Press

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

Forest Hills Northern defeats Gull Lake, 1-0 in overtime  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich -- Both Jonathan Kliewer and Kaden McCloughan were incredible in the Division-II high school boys state semifinal at Grand Rapids ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

'Tis the Season' every season for The Giving Closet

This is the season to give, but for the The Giving Closet in Comstock Park the season never ends. The Giving Closet was launched six years ago to help provide ...

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 ...

2018 boys soccer tournament brackets with state semifinal results

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

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 ...

Paroled after 47 years in store clerk's execution, killer says: 'One split second has done a lifetime of damage'

When he was 17, Chester Patterson killed Frederick "Rick" Tholen, a teacher moonlighting at a party store during the 1970 Christmas break. Tholen, a forgiving ...

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.

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.

Mean tweets aimed at Browns kicker befall wrong Zane Gonzalez

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

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Leland soccer wins first state title after knocking off defending champs

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

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

'White Tiger' QB Casey Therriault unretires and signs with German team

Grand Rapids native was a three-time German Bowl MVP.

Defending Division 2 champ Warren De La Salle headed back to Ford Field

De La Salle beat Birmingham Groves 28-0 in one of Saturday's semifinal games.

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 ...

Grand Rapids tech firm celebrates opening of new headquarters

Tech Defenders is a Grand Rapids business that acquires, refurbishes and resells laptops, iPads and other electronic devices. ( Brian McVicar ...

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 ...

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 ...

See who dominated in Michigan high school football in Week 8  Detroit Free Press

The best in MHSAA football in Week 8. Josh Bogan, St. Clair Shores South Lake: Recorded nine carries for 134 yards and three touchdowns, and compiled 14 ...

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 ...

Meet the 2018 Detroit Free Press high school football Dream Team  Detroit Free Press

The 2018 Detroit Free Press All-State Dream Team, selected by Free Press special writer Mick McCabe. Capsules compiled by Free Press special writer Keith ...

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.

Michigan high school football playoffs: Predicting each state winner  Detroit Free Press

The Son of Swami has picked each winner for the MHSAA state football championships.

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.

Jim McElwain signs 17 at Central Michigan, pulls in former SEC QB  Detroit Free Press

New Central Michigan football coch Jim McElwain inked part of his first class on Wednesday.

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 ...

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.

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

Sarah Hurwitz -. WYOMING, Mich. (WOOD) - Anthony Lambers dropped out of high school, then spent years in prison. Through it all, there was one man who ...

Rutgers flips Michigan State RB commit Aaron Young

Young had been committed to Michigan State since October but signed with Rutgers on Wednesday.

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.

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 ...

Michigan State flips 3-star QB Payton Thorne from Western Michigan

Thorne had been committed to Western Michigan since May but picked up an offer from the Spartans last week.

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 ...

“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-area girls high school track leaderboard heading into regionals

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

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 ...

Students, business sponsors, honor veterans with series of ceremonies and activities  School News Network

“Get gutsy.” That was the message from Vernice Armour at the third annual Armed Forces Thanksgiving luncheon. Armour flew the AH-1W Super Cobra attack ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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, ...

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.

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.

Michigan school threats: These kids have been accused  Detroit Free Press

More than 100 false threats have been made to schools across southeast Michigan since the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in ...

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.

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.

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

File art | MLive.comIn this file photo from August, Takunda Mavima appears at the Kent County Courthouse to plead guilty as the driver in a crash that killed two ...

Farmington Hills Harrison football still alive with wild playoff OT winner  Detroit Free Press

One play. The very existence of the Farmington Hills Harrison football program hinged on one play. Birmingham Detroit Country Day kicked a field goal to take a ...

Complete guide to 2018 high school competitive cheer state finals

The Allen Park competitive cheer team competes in the Division 2 state finals at The DeltaPlex Arena in Grand Rapids Saturday, March 4, 2017. (Cory Olsen ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Dwan Mathis flips from Ohio State football to Georgia  Detroit Free Press

Local quarterback product Dwan Mathis has flipped his college commitment from Ohio State football to Georgia.

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.

Erin Brockovich speaks with worried residents

The PFAS contamination plaguing Northern Kent County has caught the attention of environmental activist Erin Brockovich.

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 ...

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 ...

June 3 Track and Field state finals

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

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..

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 ...

Three Comstock Park students expelled for fight uploaded to YouTube

This scene from a fight in the hall of Comstock Park High School was captured by a student with a cell phone and posted on YouTube. PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP ...

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, ...

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 ...

Seven Comstock Park students charged with illegal entry into teacher’s home  Fox17

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. --Seven Comstock Park students are expected to plead guilty to one count each of illegal entry after charged with entering the home of ...

Clarkston basketball's Kithier, Currie 'bring out the best in each other'  Detroit Free Press

Thomas Kithier may not be able to play games this season for Clarkston, but he is still having an impact for the top-ranked Wolves.

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.

Pheasant Fest leads outdoor shows list for Chicago outdoors: Update No. 7  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.

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, ...

Michigan high school soccer highlights from the state finals

Holland's Landyn Beal (5) and East Lansing's Petrus Martens (14) go to head the ball during the Division 2 Boys State Soccer Finals between East Lansing and ...

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?

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 ...

7 days in jail for 7 high school lacrosse players who trashed teachers' home

GRAND RAPIDS TOWNSHIP, MI - It will be seven days in jail for the seven Comstock Park High School seniors who illegally entered the home of two teachers ...

Last Wyoming Park senior class shares thoughts on graduation after heartbreaking loss of classmate

The class is Wyoming Parks 75th to graduate, and will be the school's last.

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.

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