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Dexter's options for naming new fields include legendary triathlete, longtime board member

Current board member Dick Lundy, Hall of Fame triathlete Karen McKeachie have been mentioned for the naming of two twin practice fields.

Dexter governing boards add high school students to represent youth

Dexter created a program for students in January to become representatives on local government boards.

Prom at The Big House puts Dexter High School students on field of dreams

Dexter High School held prom 2019 at The Big House in Ann Arbor on Saturday, May 18, 2019.

Former student sues Dexter Schools over handling of rape report

DEXTER, MI - A former Dexter Community Schools student is suing the school district for showing "deliberate indifference" after she told her school counselor ...

Dexter boys basketball coach out after 5-16 season

Dexter boys basketball coach Tim Cain was forced to resign Monday after four years leading the program.

4 schools in the running for Ann Arbor-area Prom of the Week May 17-18

ANN ARBOR, MI - As prom season starts winding down, here's your chance to vote for your favorite school in The Ann Abor News / MLive's Prom of the Week ...

Man gets jail for sex assault of Dexter classmate

ANN ARBOR, MI – A 22-year-old man will serve 6 months in jail after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting a high school classmate in 2014. Daniel Colon was ...

Your comeback starts at Revive Dexter

By Lonnie Huhman,. For the past six months, Revive Dexter has been working hard on helping to create a healthier and ...

Dexter kicker Karl Kerska commits to Michigan

Kerska, ranked as the No. 1 kicker in Michigan, received a preferred walk-on offer.

Dexter hires former Saline assistant as next boys basketball coach

Jason Rushton gets his first varsity head coaching job after spending 12 years as an assistant.

Dexter boys basketball head coach to step down

By: Seth Kinker, The Dexter Dreadnaught boys basketball team will have a new head coach next year. Around 2 p.m. on Apr. 8, ...

US News ranks 2 Washtenaw County high schools among top 10 in Michigan

ANN ARBOR, MI - Two Washtenaw County high schools rank among the top 10 in the state, according to U.S. News and & World Report's 2019 rankings ...

Dexter names Jason Rushton as boys basketball head coach

By: Seth Kinker, The Dexter Dreadnaught boys varsity basketball team has its next head coach. In early April, the former staff ...

Lawsuit filed for Dexter counselor's rape report handling  Fox 2 Detroit

Most school students are returning to school soon, but one southeast Michigan district is facing a federal lawsuit.

Dexter High School graduates Class of 2017

Dexter High School celebrated commencement for the Class of 2017 on Sunday, June 11 at the high school.

Dexter Schools to connect new elementary to Cornerstone Elementary

DEXTER, MI - Dexter Community Schools is moving forward with plans to have a new elementary school constructed and ready for students by December 2018.

Dexter Schools board member who made Title IX complaint is target of recall

DEXTER, MI - A Dexter Community Schools board of education member who made a Title IX complaint against the district is now the target of a recall effort.

Chelsea Family Seeks Treatment for Son's Cancer

By Seth Kinker, On Sept. 2, 2017 life changed for the Burrell family of Chelsea. Nathaniel, 19, son of Michael and Barbara ...

Dexter Schools wants counselor dismissed in handling of rape report -

DEXTER, MI - Dexter Community Schools administrators want a tenured teacher and high school counselor dismissed, alleging he mishandled a student's ...

Dexter Schools seeks $72 million bond for new elementary, building plan

DEXTER, MI - Dexter Community Schools will ask voters in August to support a $71.7 million bond proposal that will allow the district to build a new elementary ...

In The Public Interest: Debates And Public Forums To Educate Local Voters  WEMU

This week on “In the Public Interest," our bi-weekly conversation with the League of Women Voters of the Ann Arbor Area , 89.1 WEMU's Lisa Barry talks to.

Dexter schools to add alternative high school, virtual academy in 2016-17

Dexter Community Schools is adding an alternative high school in an effort to boost its graduation rate and a virtual academy to attract students from around the ...

Dexter students celebrate prom 2018 at Crystal Gardens

HOWELL, MI - Dexter High School students danced the night away on Saturday, May 19, at Crystal Gardens in Howell. Dexter was The Ann Arbor News Prom of ...

Wind storm leaves 2,700 without power in Washtenaw County

ANN ARBOR, MI - A number of people in Washtenaw County are still without power after a wind storm that made its way through the state on Sunday, Feb. 24.

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.

Dexter's Jennie Ritter inducted into Michigan Hall of Honor

By Seth Kinker, Jennie Ritter, a Dexter MI. native, was one of six Michigan athletes selected for the Hall of Honor for the class of ...

Dexter High School celebrates Candyland themed prom at the Big House

ANN ARBOR -- Dexter High School held its 2016 prom at Michigan Stadium on Saturday night. It was the school's third consecutive year at the venue.

How Dexter Schools will spend $72 million if voters pass bond

The bond proposal will be on the Aug. 8 ballot for residents of the Dexter Community Schools district.

Six Dexter school board candidates competing for three seats

Six candidates for the Dexter Community Schools board of education introduced themselves to interested community members at a forum on Monday, Oct. 17.

National Merit Scholarships awarded to 11 Washtenaw County high school seniors

WASHTENAW COUNTY, MI -- Eleven Washtenaw County high school seniors are receiving a national scholarship recognizing their achievements and ...

LaVonne Devlin

Dexter, Michigan. At age 70, passed away August 18, 2018, at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor. LaVonne was born July 30, 1948. She is ...

Dexter Trap Shoot Team Places Eighth at Nationals

By Seth Kinker, The Dexter Trap Shoot Team participated in the USA High School Clay Target League National Championships ...

Dexter High's 'Dreadbots' head to robot FIRST Championship in Detroit -

Teams from Dexter High School, Pioneer High School and Milan High School will represent Washtenaw County at the FIRST Robotics world championship in ...

Greenhills School voted Ann Arbor-area Prom of the Week

Greenhills School won Prom of the Week May 10-11 with 56.11% of the 1007 total votes cast.

New roundabouts coming this summer to intersections near Dexter schools

Two new roundabouts to be built this summer will change the traffic flow near three Dexter schools.

School's gun club teaches teens marksmanship, gun safety

DEXTER TOWNSHIP, MI - The crack of firing pistols punctuated a team meeting Tuesday, June 5, at the Ann Arbor Moose Sportsman's Club. About 20 middle ...

See how Washtenaw County schools' 2017 graduation rates stack up

Compare 2017 graduation rates for Washtenaw County schools.

Dexter students celebrate 'Great Gatsby' prom at the Big House

Dexter High School students brought 1920s glam to Michigan Stadium on Saturday, May 13.

How Washtenaw County schools fared on state's new rating system

Michigan has unveiled a new School Index System, which rates schools on a scale of 0 to 100. The rating is based on student performance in six categories, ...

London's West Ham United FC coach hosts youth soccer camp in Dexter

Young soccer players from across Michigan were invited to train with senior academy coaches from the U.K.'s West Ham United F.C. The training camp takes ...

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 ...

See how Washtenaw County schools rank in state's top-to-bottom list

The Michigan Department of Education released its latest top-to-bottom rankings, and the state School Reform Office is using the information to identify ...

Dexter High School will release names under lawsuit filed over fatal car crash

Dexter High School officials alerted parents this week that they'll be releasing student sign-out sheets and passes for a four-month period as part of a lawsuit ...

109 Washtenaw County students named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

Of the 16000 high school seniors in the United States who have been selected as National Merit Scholarship 2019 semifinalists, 109 of them come from ...

Dexter High School Alum Explores Haunted Michigan

Dexter, MI - Samantha Harris is a real-life ghostbuster with the Michigan Paranormal Research Association.

Dexter woman killed in I-94 crash remembered as creative, friendly cosmetologist

A gathering of friends and family for Reeves is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 4 at the at the Hosmer-Muehlig Funeral Chapel on 3410 Broad St. in Dexter.

Community events for Livingston area | April 2019  Livingston Daily

Hartland Audubon Nature Club 7:15 p.m., Hartland Senior Center, 9525 E. Highland Rd., Howell Speaker David Dister shows Grand Tetons and Yellowstone ...

Chelsea High joins growing list of schools hosting students from China

The chance to attend an American high school is something many of the students placed by BCC International have wanted for years, and it requires a ...

Dexter hires Phil Jacobs as second head football coach in two months

Dexter football huddles before taking the field against Ypsilanti Lincoln at Dexter High School in Dexter, Mich. for Game of the Week on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014.

A Closer Look: Michigan Football's 2019 Recruiting Class  Michigan Journal

The University of Michigan football team is known as the winningest program in all of college sports with 944 program wins under its belt and they do not look to ...

Ann Arbor, South Lyon, Dexter teams win in FIRST Robotics districts

More than 1000 students representing 39 FIRST Robotics teams spent this past weekend at a district competition held at Lincoln High School.

Teen's death in crash hits hard at Dexter High  The Ann Arbor News -

By Jo Mathis | There was a steady downpour as classes let out at Dexter High School Tuesday afternoon, but the teenagers standing in clusters or walking ...

50 Michigan high schools with highest SAT scores

The SAT is taken by Michigan's 11th graders and serves as a college entrance exam.

Want a better SAT score in Michigan? Book your hotel now.  Bridge Michigan

High school students wanting to improve their SAT scores are having a hard time finding places to take the test. There are fewer than half the locations for the ...

Jordan Hopkins, EMU student killed in crash, remembered as ambitious and thoughtful

Jordan Hopkins was an honors student with a bright smile and plans to go graduate school.

53 Michigan schools with highest college-going rates for Class of 2016 -

Here's a list of the 53 high schools where at least 80% of the Class of 2016 enrolled in college.

See Michigan high schools with 2017 graduation rate of 96% or higher

Six Michigan public high school programs with at least 50 graduating seniors in 2017 had a 100% four-year graduation rate in 2017 -- i.e., all of their seniors ...

Tim Cain hired to coach Dexter boys basketball after Tim Fortescue steps down

Former Willow Run boys basketball coach Tim Cain was hired to coach the varsity program at Dexter High School. (Courtney Sacco I File Photo). By Justin P.

Dexter Seniors Honored at Awards Night Ceremony

Dexter, MI - The Class of 2011 receives scholarships and awards from organizations and *service* clubs.

The Squall: Dexter High School's student newspaper causes storm over stories

Squall co-editors-in-chief Alex Everard and Brittany Martini show the newspaper in class Tuesday. Angela Cesere | The Squall, Dexter High ...

This Washtenaw County school has 3rd highest SAT scores in Michigan

YPSILANTI, MI - Washtenaw International High School students averaged the third highest SAT score in the state and the highest SAT score in Washtenaw ...

Meet the Ann Arbor-area top scholars of 2016

Lauren Slagter | Congratulations to the top scholars. The Ann Arbor News would like to recognize the Class of 2016's top graduating ...

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 ...

Washtenaw International schools get OK for International Baccalaureate

The Middle Years Programme at Washtenaw International Middle Academy and Washtenaw International High School is authorized, pending the consolidation ...

Dexter High School hires Ken Koenig as football team's fourth coach this year

Ken Koenig was hired to be the next coach of Dreadnaughts, Dexter athletic director Mike Bavineau announced in a press release on Thursday. Koenig is an ...

These are the best 50 public high schools for athletics in Michigan, report says

A new report from Niche ranks more than 12000 public schools in the nation based on five different factors.

These are Michigan's top 50 high schools, US News says

Wellspring Preparatory High School, a charter school in Grand Rapids, was the highest ranked high school in Michigan, according to the 2017 U.S. News and ...

Ann Arbor woman is looking for love on 'The Bachelor'

Lauren Himle. Ann Arbor's Lauren Himle will be a contestant on the 20th season of "The Bachelor," beginning Monday, January 4, 2016. Locals who tune in for ...

Meet 'Rosie,' the Ypsilanti-made robot headed to the state championship

YPSILANTI, MI - Ypsilanti Community High School's Grizzly Robotics, Dexter High School's Dreadbots and Greenhills School's Lawnmowers are headed to the ...

Meet the Ann Arbor-area top scholars of 2017

courtesy. Don't Edit. courtesy. AAPS Pathways to Success Academic Campus. Kammara Parker. Parent: Andrea Edwards-Ashford. Plans after graduation: ...

New Dexter schools athletic director quits after 2 weeks to take another job

Editor's note: This story was updated on Thursday, Aug. 16 at 10:32 a.m. to include information from Sean Burton, executive director of support services for the ...

10 Washtenaw County high schools among top 50 in Michigan for SAT scores

Washtenaw County high schools were well-represented among the top-scoring schools in the state on the SAT taken by 104000 Michigan 11th graders in April.

Former Dexter football coach Tom Barbieri receives $10K, perks in settlement with district

Tom Barbieri won't be the head football coach at Dexter High School again, but he's not walking away empty-handed from the position from which he was fired ...

Dearborn High field hockey advances to Division 2 state semifinals  Dearborn Press and Guide

Dearborn High advanced to the Division 2 state semifinals with victories in each of its first two playoff games.

Dexter football coach resigns days after 69-0 loss

Dexter High School head football coach Brain Baird resigned over the weekend. According to a press release from Dexter Public Schools interim athletic director ...

Behind the scenes with the Chelsea girls basketball team

Chelsea's girls basketball team has won seven district titles and seven conference championships since 2007.

See Washtenaw County's top 25 schools

Take a look at Washtenaw County's top 25 schools in 2014 based on Bridge Magazine's Academic State Champs report.

Players, coaches and fans honor the passing of Dexter's biggest fan

The visitors' bleachers at Chelsea High School's Jerry Niehaus Field were packed with Dexter supporters on Friday night, but the football team was absent its ...

Allen Park church to host fundraiser for cancer patient being treated in Germany  Southgate News Herald

An Allen Park church is hosting a fundraising dinner Saturday for a young man with cancer in its advanced stages that requires treatments in Germany.

International baccalaureate program turning heads at Ann Arbor schools  The Ann Arbor News -

Nearly half of the enrollment drop at Ann Arbor Public Schools this fall occurred at the high school level, according to administrators, and the school board and ...

Red Cross issues urgent call for blood donors  WXYZ Detroit

An emergency blood shortage is prompting the American Red Cross to issue a call for eligible donors of all blood types to give now.

Dexter High School student Nick King dies of injuries suffered in boat crash

Dexter High School sophomore Nick King has died of injuries he suffered in a weekend boating crash in Gladwin County, authorities confirmed this afternoon.

Digging family roots turns into career | News, Sports, Jobs  Alpena News

Matthew McCormack's relatives consider him the keeper of the family history. It's long been his passion, even though he knows the details he shares with th.

Cyclist who died in accident near Chelsea was a world champion triathlete

McKeachie was noted for her presence in both the triathlon and running communities for her commitment to teaching and competing as an athlete for decades.

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 ...

The Purple Rose Theatre Company Presents: Diva Royale

A review by Kim Williamson. Take a wild trip to NYC through the perspective of three midwestern women and go see “Diva Royale” at the Purple Rose Theatre.

Michigan's Top 25 volleyball players

Vote for the top volleyball player in the state or add a name to the list of top players in the MLive poll.

Michigan's Best Doughnut: Lots of love for Pinckney Bakery

Kim and Saing Yam own the Pinckney Bakery, and they have been in the baking business for more than 30 years.

Dexter tornado levels homes, cuts wide swath of destruction

People move belongings out of a house on the corner of Meadow View and York St. in Dexter after a tornado struck their home. Angela Cesere |

Former Michigan pitcher Michael Penn finds a home with Midwest Sliders of Ypsilanti  The Ann Arbor News -

The right-hander will try to snap a two-game skid tonight.

Dexter teen who died from injuries in boat crash remembered for his charm, sense of humor

Carolyn King described her nephew Nicholas King as being "funny, kind and caring." "He was absolutely a joy to be around," she said. "He was just an ...

Boyne City Public Schools offers superintendent job to Patrick Little of Jackson, Michigan  The Boyne City Gazette

According to a Monday May 9 news release from Boyne City Public Schools, Patrick Little has been offered the position of school superintendent. Little was one.

Students perform better when tests are better

It seems obvious that teachers should be able to rely on assessments to tell them what their students have and haven't mastered. But that's not always the case.

Top boys basketball coaches in Ann Arbor area

Quest has begun to name the top coach in the Ann Arbor area -- and beyond.

Millage renewals for Dexter, Chelsea and Milan schools on May 7 ballot

On May 7, Washtenaw County voters will be asked to renew millages for several county schools, including districts in Chelsea, Dexter and Milan. The districts ...

Lauren Biglin, Kelley Heron and Sarah Zofchak Headed to Michigan State  SwimSwam

Lauren Biglin, Kelley Heron, and Sarah Zofchak have committed to swim for Michigan State in 2018-19, and will join Claire Schenden, Lucy Schenden, ...

Volunteers back in Dexter to continue tornado cleanup efforts

Rick and Barb Fike of Dexter Township took their privacy for granted back when their house was surrounded by hundreds of trees. That all changed on March 15 ...

See the top 10 prom venues in Michigan

Scenes from the Montague High School prom on Saturday May 15, 2016 at The Block in downtown Muskegon, Mich. (Joel Bissell | Joel Bissell ...

See Ann Arbor-area road construction projects for 2017

ANN ARBOR, MI - Drivers are getting a reprieve from most road construction in the cold winter months, but next year's road construction projects already are on ...

The 50 Michigan public schools with highest average SAT scores in 2016

This slideshow features the 50 Michigan public high schools with the highest average SAT scores in spring 2016.

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