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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 ...

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 ...

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.

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'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 ...

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 to connect new elementary to Cornerstone Elementary

"They can function as independent buildings but they can share space. So we'll end up getting some efficiencies," Superintendent Chris Timmis said, giving the ...

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 Trap Shoot Team Places Eighth at Nationals

Share this page! Facebook · Twitter · Google+; Pinterest; LinkedIn. By Seth Kinker, The Dexter Trap Shoot Team participated in ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

LaVonne Devlin

Share this page! Facebook · Twitter · Google+; Pinterest; LinkedIn. Dexter, Michigan. At age 70, passed away August 18, 2018, at the University of Michigan ...

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 ...

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 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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 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.

Dexter’s Jennie Ritter Inducted Into Michigan Hall of Honor

Share this page! Facebook · Twitter · Google+; Pinterest; LinkedIn. Jennie Ritter pitching at Michigan. Photo courtesy of the Ritter family. By Seth Kinker ...

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Eight-year-old assistant coach predicts Dexter girls basketball's playoff run

Dexter High School girls basketball coach Mike Bavineau had concerns heading into a Class A district final against Huron on Friday night. He made his starting ...

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.

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 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 ...

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 |

New study ranks the best high schools in Michigan  WDIV Detroit

Some of the best high schools in Michigan could be in your backyard.

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.

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, ...

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

Software salesman Ben Higgins is this season's bachelor.

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 ...

The Purple Rose Theatre Company Presents: Diva Royale

Share this page! Facebook · Twitter · Google+; Pinterest; LinkedIn. A review by Kim Williamson. Take a wild trip to NYC through the perspective of three ...

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.

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.

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.

Police ID 48-year-old Jackson County man killed in Dexter explosion

The Washtenaw County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday released the name of the 48-year-old Brooklyn, Mich. man who died Monday afternoon from injuries suffered ...

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 ...

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 ...

Brightest and Best  WXYZ

Meet metro Detroit's Brightest and Best high school grads. Each year, WXYZ Channel 7 invites these students to Broadcast House to celebrate their ...

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 ...

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 ...

Substitute teacher shortage puts strain on Ann Arbor-area schools

There aren't enough substitute teachers to go around, and it's putting a strain on Ann Arbor-area teachers.

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 ...

Top boys basketball coaches in Ann Arbor area

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

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.

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, ...

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.

Loreen's Village Cafe returns to downtown Dexter in former Lighthouse Cafe space

Months after downtown Dexter's Lighthouse Cafe closed in February, the restaurant space has found its way back to original owner Loreen McCalla, who plans ...

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.

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.

Ypsilanti football gets first win under former U-M coach's leadership

YPSILANTI, MI - The last thing Ypsilanti football coach Fred Jackson - a former U-M coach - said to his student-athletes before they took the field against ...

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 ...

Grizzly seniors hope for football offers, high school graduation

YPSILANTI, MI - While the coaches are optimistic about the future of the Grizzly football program, the 10 seniors who remained on the roster at the end of the ...

Three-time champs: Petoskey debate team wins yet another state championship  Petoskey News-Review

The Petoskey High School debate team won its third consecutive Michigan Interscholastic Forensic Association Tier 1 state championship on Saturday at Dexter ...

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 ...

Fire that killed 22-year-old EMU student one of four considered 'suspicious' near UM campus

A 22-year-old Eastern Michigan University student died of injuries suffered in a suspicious early morning fire Saturday that gutted a rental home in the 900 block ...

'Cerebral Palsy Swagger': Teen Carries Brother With Cerebral Palsy 111 Miles From School To State Capital  Medical Daily

A 16-year-old carried his brother with cerebral palsy on his back for 111 miles to raise awareness about the disease.

Twenty-four incoming students win $50,000 Medallion Scholarships | WMU News  WMU News

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Twenty-four freshmen have won coveted Medallion Scholarships to begin their studies at Western Michigan University this fall. Medallion ...

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.

Petoskey High novice debate teams place in top 10 at state finals  Petoskey News-Review

The Petoskey High School novice debate team recently competed at the Michigan Interscholastic Forensic Association Novice State Finals, which took place at ...

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 ...

MLive Muskegon Chronicle photographer Ken Stevens dies unexpectedly, leaves deep legacy

Ken Stevens' photographs told Muskegon's stories for 28 years -- the tragic moments, the poignant ones and those of jubilation. He was the man behind the ...

Lowest-performing school list includes Lincoln, Ypsilanti, Willow Run high schools

Two Washtenaw County high schools again found themselves on the list of the state's lowest performing schools for the second year running, while a third area ...

The wonders of the Waterloo Recreation Area: Largest park in the Lower Peninsula offers more than you might realize  The Jackson Citizen Patriot -

By RJ Walters For the Citizen Patriot It's a journey through a lush green interior on a dirt road that can hardly accommodate two vehicles side by side at some ...

Asperger's no barrier to University of Michigan degree  The Ann Arbor News -

Tim Hull keeps his hands tightly clenched during a Michigan Student Assembly meeting. Hull's hands are often in motion. Repetitive motor movement is one ...

The Rock may be fun to paint, but it's a pain for city, residents

University of Michigan students and alumni may cherish the tradition of painting the Rock at the corner of Hill Street and Washtenaw Avenue in Ann Arbor, but ...

Meet Your Recruiter | Admission | Eastern New Mexico University  ENMU News Releases

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Meet 2013 Junior Team USA

BOYS Andrew Anderson Hometown: Holly, Mich. Born: May 10, 1995. Height: 6-1. Throws: Right Age Started Bowling: 3. High School: Holly High School

Jeff Daniels: Film incentives proposal proves Snyder is 'a politician after all'

(This story has been updated to reflect Snyder's denial of Daniels' claims, as reported by the Detroit News.) Chelsea native and actor Jeff Daniels decried Gov.

NHL Draft Grades 2014: Final Report Card for Every Team  Bleacher Report

The 2014 NHL draft is in the books after a star-studded first round hit the TV airways on Friday night and Rounds 2 to 7 closed it out Saturday afternoon...

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