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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 ...

Wind storm leaves 2700 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.

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 ...

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 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 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.

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 ...

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 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 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 ...

New elementary in the works after voters pass $72M bond for Dexter Schools

DEXTER, MI - Voters supported Dexter Community Schools' request for a $72 million bond, which will fund the construction of a new elementary school among ...

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 ...

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.

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

On Aug. 8, Dexter Community Schools will ask voters to support a bond proposal that would provide $71.7 million for the school district to build a new ...

Dexter School Calendar 2017-18: First Day Of School, Vacations, Conferences

Dexter School Calendar 2017-18 - Dexter, MI - When's the first day of school in Dexter? That, and other must-know dates for parents, students and teachers.

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.

Where To See Fireworks In and Near Dexter

Check Out These Local 4th of July Fireworks Shows - Dexter, MI - Cities and towns across the region will observe Independence Day with fireworks displays and ...

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.

Seniors list high school for sale on Craigslist as end-of-the-year prank

Dexter High School is on the market for the low, low price of $5, and all you have to do to close the deal is reply to the Craigslist ad.

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.

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 Community Schools Closed Friday

Dexter Community Schools Announces Snow Day - Dexter, MI - With up to eleven inches of snow expected, Dexter Community Schools announced Friday's ...

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

The Michigan Department of Education released its regular top to bottom ranking of all public schools in the state on Friday, Jan. 20. For the first time, the School ...

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 ...

Fully Restored 1880 Farmhouse Asks $375,000

DEXTER, MI -- This extensively renovated 1880 farmhouse within walking distance of downtown Dexter greets visitors warmly, from the wrap-around porch in ...

See how Washtenaw County schools' 2017 graduation rates stack up

Compare 2017 graduation rates for Washtenaw County schools.

Estate With Cigar Lounge, Sauna, Tennis Court Asks $1,550,000

DEXTER, MI -- Situated on 4.6 landscaped acres at 8624 Fox Hill Ct, this estate offers every last amenity you can imagine in a house asking over $1.5 million: ...

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 ...

Winning Lotto 47 Jackpot Ticket Sold in Dexter

Winning Lottery Ticket Sold In Dexter - Dexter, MI - A Pinckney man matched all six Lotto 47 numbers.

Dexter Public Schools Declare Snow Day Today

Last night, Dexter Public Schools announced that classes would be canceled today due to the deep snow and freezing temperatures that hit the region ...

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.

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 ...

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 Educator Named Outstanding Principal Of The Year

Craig McCalla, principal of Dexter Community Schools' Cornerstone Elementary School, was named Michigan's 2017 Outstanding Practicing Principal Dec 7 by ...

Walsh Farms 4-Bedroom Hits The Market For $435,000

DEXTER, MI -- Located in the secluded Walsh Farms subdivision at 7650 Fox Trace Rd, Dexter, this 4-bedroom, 4.5-bath home has nearly 2700 square feet of ...

Massive Pole Barn And House Can Be Yours For $379,900

DEXTER, MI -- This country home stands on over 10 acres of land at 12009 Jackson Rd, but is only minutes away from Chelsea, Dexter, and Ann Arbor.

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.

10 Questions With Launie Aben Of Champion Gymnastics Ann Arbor

Gymnastics In Ann Arbor With Launie Aben - Dexter, MI - For 17 years, Launie has been a pioneer for gymnastics, ensuring her athletes are both entertained ...

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 ...

Chelsea High School is The Ann Arbor News May 13 Prom of the Week

Chelsea High School won The Ann Arbor News' latest Prom of the Week poll, beating out Dexter High School and Greenhills School.

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 ...

Country Dream House Has 11 Acres And A Pond For $549,000

DEXTER, MI -- This custom-built home sits on 11 acres at 6580 Mast Rd, just minutes from downtown Dexter. A gracious front porch extends the full length of the ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

Washtenaw International High School students averaged the third highest SAT score in the state and the highest SAT score in Washtenaw County.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Remodeled Custom Kitchen Centerpiece Of 2005 Mini-Mansion

DEXTER, MI -- This 5-bedroom home has over 3500 square feet of living space and sits on a 1.28 acre lot. The house has all the amenities you'd expect at this ...

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.

Jennys Farm Owner Sentenced for Animal Cruelty

Dexter, MI - Burton Hoey was sentenced to probation and community *service*.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Dexter ​Fire Department Assists With Chelsea Blaze

Late last week, a house caught fire in a Chelsea subdivision, leaving one homeowner battling smoke inhalation. The fire broke out at 11 p.m., Jan. 4.

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.

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 |

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 ...

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.

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.

Teen killed in crash ID'd as Dexter High student  The Ann Arbor News -

A Dexter High School student was killed Tuesday when this Honda Accord slid off Parker Road in slammed into a couple of trees. Two other students weren't ...

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, ...

Watch: Wildlife Officials Confirm Endangered Cougar Sighting

Dexter, MI - There's no question that cougars are in Michigan, whether they're looking for new territory or escaped pets. But are they isolated to U.P.?

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 ...

Top 10 boys basketball players in Ann Arbor area

Check out MLive's rankings of the top 10 boys basketball players in the Ann Arbor area.

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

PINCKNEY, MI. -- Every town needs a bakery. And Kim and Saing Yam -- who came to the U.S. as Cambodian refugees in 1979 -- have filled that void since ...

Woodhaven Teens Prom Date With NBA Rookies Girlfriend Up in the Air

Dexter, MI - Sacramento's Nik Stauskas and his girlfriend were going to Jaime Guerra's prom after a Twitter bet. Then the couple broke up. Now what?

4th of July Fireworks Displays Near Dexter

Dexter, MI - The local display is set for Tuesday, July 3, but you can check out even more events all over the area next week.

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 ...

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 ...

Burns-Stokes Preserve near Dexter popular site for hiking, fishing, bird-watching

When you cross over the Huron River going North on Zeeb Road in Scio Township, gaze over to your left and most likely you'll see a busy little parking lot filled ...

Upcoming Events at the Dexter Senior Center

Dexter, MI - Here is a look at some events happening at the Dexter Senior Center in September.

Top boys basketball coaches in Ann Arbor area

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

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.

Spring Valley Trout Farm in Dexter Opens May 5

Dexter, MI - Farm tours and fishing opportunities are available at the farm, which will open for its 43rd season this year.

Measles In Michigan: Vaccination Waivers by County

Dexter, MI - Statewide, 5.9 percent of new kindergartners received immunization waivers. In one southeast Michigan county, 1 in 10 wasn't vaccinated.

Dancers Edge Competition Dance Team Wins National Competition

Dexter, MI - The Dexter team earned top overall score for "Best Choreography" at the Cathy Roe Ultimate Dance Nationals in Ohio.

Washtenaw County teams head to FIRST Robotics State Championship

The competition will run from Wednesday, April 12 to Saturday, April 15 at Saginaw Valley State University.

Fourteen Linden athletes headed to college level this fall  Fenton Tri County Times

Jaylin Steedman and Aaron Steedman were great athletes at Linden High School during their prep careers.

Rock band Gooding brings financial education to fans  The Oakland Press

After making “a lot of mistakes” with his own with finances, Steven Gooding decided to help others avoid them.

Ileah Doctor Breaks Sprint Free Records to Lead East Grand Rapids to MI D2 State Title  Swimming World Magazine

Agon is the proud sponsor of all high school coverage (recruiting, results, state championships, etc.) on For more information about Agon, ...

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 ...

See: Semi-Truck Dangles Precariously Over Busy Freeway

Dexter, MI - Eastbound lanes of I-94 were closed for several hours Tuesday afternoon after a semi-truck hit the guardrail of a bridge overpass.

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.

Lincoln robotics wins 'highest rookie seed' at FIRST World Championship

Not only did Linc-bots Team 6538 qualify for the world championship in their rookie season, they made it to the semi-finals in the four-day competition.

Great Michigan UFO Chase Gets an After Life on Science Channel

Dexter, MI - Some longtime southeast Michigan residents may recall the frenzy of a full-on UFO alert 50 years ago.

Lake Erie Algae Forecast Worse than 2014 Bloom that Cut Off Water Supplies

Dexter, MI - Researchers say environmentally troubled western basin of Lake Erie will see near-record algae bloom this year.

Where Did Your School Rank in Michigans 100 Best High Schools?

Farmington-Farmington Hills, MI - To score well on U.S. News & World Report's annual ranking, a school must serve all students well, not just those who are ...

Patrons praise locally shot movie 'Conviction' on its opening day in Ann Arbor

Because so many films have been shot in Michigan in recent years, an experience that's becoming more and more common lately is to hear, while watching a ...

Business Owners Respond to Proposed Michigan Legislation Regulating Barber Poles

Dexter, MI - Dexter Family Barber Shop owner says a proposed law could help ease the 'bandwagon' effect of barber shops coming back into popularity.

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