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Saginaw Public Schools welcome students for first day of new school year

Saginaw Public Schools welcome students back for first day of school on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019.

Saginaw High rated worst school in state by Mackinac Center

SAGINAW, MI - A nonprofit group has graded Michigan's 674 high schools, and though one Saginaw Public School District school was ranked the 10th best in ...

Check out our favorite 50 images from the Saginaw High School Football Media Day

Bridgeport athletes scream and cheer together as a team during the Saginaw News High School Football Media Day at SVRC in Saginaw on Saturday, July 27, ...

Saginaw High students learn about STEM careers from Dow employees

SAGINAW, MI — Dow employees showed students at Saginaw High School what it was like to walk in the shoes of scientists and engineers during Dow's Day of ...

Saginaw High-Arthur Hill game lacked atmosphere, students ... and fights

There were plenty of empty seats and parking spots for Saturday's rivalry game.

Saginaw teacher fired for alleged misconduct

The school board voted unanimously to fire the teacher.

MLive football media day features top Saginaw County high school players

SAGINAW, MI – More than 40 of the top players in Saginaw County participated in the MLive Saginaw High School Football Media Day Saturday at the SVRC ...

Volunteers clean-up gravestones at Cronk Cemetery  Browncitybanner

FLINT TWP. — Gravestones and monuments that have sat for decades in Flint Township's Cronk Cemetery are getting some tender loving care from a pair of ...

Security changes made ahead of Saginaw High, Arthur Hill basketball game  ABC 12 News

Instead of playing on a Friday night, the Saginaw High School boys basketball team will host Arthur Hill High School on Saturday afternoon.

Saginaw High's 1999 football team blessed with elite athletes, state title

Of the 37 players on the team, 24 played college football, six played in the NFL and three won Super Bowl rings.

Saginaw school district approves moving Success Academy to new building

Arshen Baldwin poses for a portrait at the Saginaw Career Complex on Friday, May 19, 2017. Baldwin has been with the Success Academy for the Saginaw ...

Students must lock cellphones in pouches under new Saginaw school policy

Cellphones have caused disruptions to the learning environment, the superintendent says.

District: Saginaw Public School teacher resigned  WNEM Saginaw

A Saginaw Public School teacher has resigned following allegations of inappropriate conduct with a student.

Saginaw schools may expand Success Academy to help more struggling students

The district's budget proposes moving the Success Academy to the Ricker Center.

Only 5 percent of Saginaw High, Arthur Hill graduates are college ready

SAGINAW, MI -- There are 280 Saginaw High and Arthur Hill students who walk across a stage tonight to graduate and receive their diplomas. And, statistically ...

Student hanging out third-floor window at Saginaw High School raises concern

SAGINAW (WJRT) (3/1/2018) - While ABC12 was at Saginaw High School filming a story about an alleged lack of supervision in some classrooms, a student ...

Saginaw High basketball trailblazer Paul Dawkins, 61, dies

Dawkins, who played for the Utah Jazz for one year, died Monday. He was 61.

Saginaw Public Schools requiring students to have their phones in locked pouches  ABC 12 News

SAGINAW (WJRT) (2/14/2019) - Saginaw Public Schools are taking a strong stance on phones in classrooms. The district will be giving students locked pouches ...

Top 15 Saginaw-area boys basketball players to watch for 2018-19 season

The 2018-19 boys basketball season begins Monday, with plenty of top players to pay attention to in the Saginaw area.

Draymond Green's successes (and struggles) are felt in Saginaw during the NBA Finals  Lansing State Journal

SAGINAW – As Draymond Green's corner 3-pointer swished through the basket Thursday night during Game 6 of the NBA Finals, nearly 20,000 Golden State ...

Saginaw High School prom celebrates 'Diamonds are Forever'

SAGINAW, MI. - Saginaw High School students, friends and family members gathered on Ojibway Island for their traditional pre-prom celebration on Thursday ...

Saginaw High band director hired as principal of LaMarr Woodley's school

SAGINAW, MI -- After 26 years in the Saginaw Public School District, a well-known band director will begin a new chapter in her career as the principal of LaMarr ...

Winners of Saginaw student art exhibit announced

The exhibit is on display through February at the Andersen Enrichment Center.

School closings would rip 'the guts out of the East Side,' superintendent says

A state proposal to close Saginaw High School and Loomis Academy would tear the heart out of the city's East Side, says Superintendent Nate McClain.

Saginaw celebrates Veterans with a Memorial Day parade and ceremony

SAGINAW, MI - Veterans were honored during the Saginaw Memorial Day Parade on Washington Avenue Monday, May 27, 2019. Different community ...

Real Talk 2018 taking place at Saginaw High School

The Real Talk 2018 event will take place from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 29 at Saginaw High School, 3100 Webber.

Saginaw High School girls basketball game canceled after fight

SAGINAW (WJRT) (2/20/2018) - A fight at the Saginaw High School girls basketball game on Saturday led to the cancellation of Tuesday's game with Flint ...

No charges for teacher accused of 'beating' student with cellphone charger

On June 7, an altercation between a student and a teacher occurred at Saginaw High School.

Saginaw man honors his mom by creating a music video

Rosie Baldwin, mother of Reginald Baldwin, both pose for a photograph in Saginaw, Friday, May 10, 2019. By Bob Johnson | ...

2016 Saginaw High School Prom photo gallery

Saginaw High School students celebrated their prom in "Great Gatsby" style on Thursday, May 26, 2016.

Roberts named superintendent of Saginaw Public Schools district

Ramont M. Roberts said that he was humbled and honored and was "looking forward to serving students and this community."

Saginaw basketball standout facing attempted murder charge

SAGINAW (WJRT) (9/7/2018) - A promising basketball career may be on hold for a Saginaw teenager, who is now in jail and accused of attempted murder.

Report: Three Mid-Michigan high schools among best in state, two among the worst  ABC 12 News

According to the 2018 Michigan Context and Performance Report Card by the Mackinac Public Policy Report, three mid-Michigan high schools stand out as ...

Martin Luther King Jr. Day events kick off in Saginaw, Midland

Valerie Jarrett, senior adviser to former President Barack Obama will be the guest speaker for the of the Martin Luther King Day events in Saginaw.

See Saginaw High's best football players in school history

The Saginaw High all-time football team has plenty of big names from the Blond Bullet to LaMarr Woodley.

Saginaw High All Classes Reunion hopes to bring community together

Saginaw area high school graduates, including those from Saginaw High, Arthur Hill and Buena Vista, have the chance to come together and celebrate their ...

Late summer high school graduate says, 'I could never give up'

Keisha Roberson pose for a portrait on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018. Roberson graduated from Saginaw High School earlier in the week after not being able to last ...

Saginaw High School reopening for regular schedule Tuesday

Administrators announced that the school will be open for its regular schedule of classes on Tuesday.

Saginaw charter high school aimed at dropouts under renovation

SAGINAW, MI - Saginaw Covenant Academy, the new year-round charter high school targeting dropouts, is currently under renovation with plans for a fall ...

Mom wants answers after son's fight with teacher

Almost two weeks after her son was involved in an altercation with a teacher, Robbin Collins wants to know where the investigation stands.

Two Saginaw schools, one in Bridgeport in danger of state order to close

Two Saginaw schools and a Bridgeport-Spaulding school remain in danger of closing after they were placed on a list of underperforming schools in the state of ...

Top Grads: Saginaw High School  The Saginaw News -

Saginaw High School announces its Top 10 grads for the Class of 2013.

One of Saginaw's two high schools may be on chopping block again

SAGINAW, MI -- Talk of closing one of Saginaw's two city high schools is likely to dominate the school district as it has for the past two years. But this time, if city ...

Saginaw High School marching band honored by City Council

Saginaw City Council presented the Saginaw High School Mighty Marchin' Trojan Band with a formal proclamation on Monday, Jan. 12, for the band's ...

Saginaw fifth and sixth graders to play tackle football this year

Also this year, middle school athletes will compete in the Midland, Mt. Pleasant, Bay City and Saginaw League, known as MMtBS.

Saginaw School District faces state sanctions, could close Saginaw High to help eliminate deficit  The Saginaw News

Saginaw School District officials have created a building consolidation plan to close Saginaw High and move all the district's high school students to Arthur Hill ...

Saginaw School District decision to close high school could come in December  The Saginaw News

The Saginaw School District Board of Education could vote to close a high school in December, the superintendent says.

Saginaw Schools to offer Sears driver's training at 3 high schools

Saginaw school board Vice President Jason Thompson and President Rudy Patterson looks over their notes during a school board meeting on Wednesday, Aug ...

Here's how Saginaw High, Arthur Hill High rank in state graduation rates, performance  The Saginaw News

As Saginaw School District officials examine the future of the district, here's a look at how Arthur Hill High and Saginaw High schools are performing.

LaMarr Woodley to open charter school in Saginaw

Saginaw native and NFL Super Bowl champion LaMarr Woodley speaks with guests at the Saginaw Promise scholarship program fundraiser at the Horizon's ...

Almost 200 enroll in LaMarr Woodley's charter school in Saginaw

The school will focus on leadership, which is one of the reasons Bill and Diana Gonzalez chose to send their son Ivan there.

Unique coaching journey brings Milton Barnes to Jackson High

The former Albion College star held head coaching jobs at Eastern Michigan, the Harlem Globetrotters and the U.S. Virgin Islands National Team.

Saginaw High School basketball standouts share predictions for NBA finals

ABC 12 met with Saginaw High School senior basketball standouts Eddie Thigpen, Henry Speight, and RonQuavious Southward Thursday night to find out who ...

New exhibit showcases Saginaw's coal mining past  WNEM Saginaw

Just below Mid-Michigan's industrial veneer lies a coal mining past deeper than anywhere in the state.

Consumers Energy to distribute free light bulbs to help reduce crime, make neighborhoods safer

The City of Jackson, law enforcement and Consumers Energy are teaming up to hand out free lightbulbs to Jackson neighborhoods this summer.

Saginaw mayor: 'We should close both high schools' and unite under single banner

As Saginaw School District officials weigh a proposal to close one of its two high schools, the city's mayor floats another idea: Close them both.

Saginaw basketball coaching legend not surprised by NCAA scandal

SAGINAW (WJRT) (10/4/2017) - Saginaw basketball coaching legend Marshall Thomas wasn't surprised when news of the NCAA pay to play scandal broke last ...

Keyonta Marshall, former standout at Saginaw and Grand Valley, dies

042883 ED MICHAEL HOLLENBECK/The Saginaw News Grand Valley State defensive lineman Keyonta Marshall pressures Saginaw Valley State University ...

Former students rally behind imperiled school with #IAmSaginawHigh -

File | By Bob Johnson | For the past three years, there has been talk of closing Saginaw High School, but usually it was a ...

New Report Card Ranks Michigan's High Schools  Mackinac Center for Public Policy

MIDLAND — A new edition of the Mackinac Center's analysis of public high schools — the 2018 Michigan Public High School Context and Performance Report ...

Pre-prom party homicide victim 'NeNe' McKinley was a Saginaw High student, grief counselors on hand  The Saginaw News -

SAGINAW, MI — As Saginaw High School students attended their prom, the district's superintendent was meeting families of shooting victims at a hospital.

Interactive map: Blighted properties in Saginaw High School neighborhood set for demolition  The Saginaw News

Explore some of the 256 properties targeted for demolition in the neighborhood around Saginaw High School using this interactive map.

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.

Board appoints interim superintendent for Saginaw schools

An interim administrator will lead Saginaw schools until board members decide how they will move forward with hiring a new superintendent.

Saginaw Police Department adds 8 officers  ABC 12 News

After years of budget cuts and a struggle to find people wanting to go into police work the Saginaw Police Department has gained some strength. Monday night ...

Two arraigned, two at large in Saginaw High pre-prom quadruple shooting, homicide  The Saginaw News -

While two of the men remain jailed on $1 million bonds and two remain at large, none of the four are charged with murder in Tonquinisha "NeNe" McKinley's ...

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 ...

Woman killed in Flint crash remembered for compassionate nature

Mariah Renea Boli (L) is pictured here with her three children. The 27-year-old Saginaw native died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019 after a crash in Flint. By Roberto ...

NBA star Draymond Green providing Thanksgiving meal for 100 Saginaw residents

Former Saginaw High School and Michigan State forward Draymond Green, right, talks to the crowd as Earvin "Magic" Johnson, left, looks on during "The Magic ...

NBA Star Draymond Green, Savoy offering free Thanksgiving dinners

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green speaks during a news conference following Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

Saginaw High brings coaching legend Don Durrett back as head football coach  The Saginaw News

SAGINAW, MI — After more than 10 years, Don Durrett is returning to the Saginaw High football sidelines. Durrett, 56, has agreed to coach the varsity football ...

Saginaw superintendent will deliver recommendation on closing high school next week  Michigan Radio

Opposition to merging Saginaw's two public high schools appears to be turning to resignation. A year ago, dozens of people angrily criticized closing.

Saginaw school presents improvement plan to School Board

There is a new plan in place to turn around a struggling school in the Saginaw district. Three Saginaw schools are under the state's microscope -- targeted ...

Saginaw School District spent $2.9 million on school to close next year

Houghton Elementary School received $2.9 million in improvements in 2009 and 2010 during the third phase of improvements through the district's $70 million ...

Saginaw High School council hopes to win $10,000 in Futures Without Violence 'Respect Challenge' video contest  The Saginaw News -

The Saginaw High Teen Advisory Council needs your vote.

Former NFL star LaMarr Woodley leads tour of his new charter school -

SAGINAW, MI -- LaMarr Woodley's charter school in the city of Saginaw opens to students this fall and the former NFL star hopes to motivate them to become ...

Bold move: 'Close Arthur Hill,' bring students back to East Side, citizen urges  The Saginaw News

A few dozen people, many Saginaw High alumni, signed up for comment and took to the mic to voice their concerns. Many with concerns about shutting down ...

How Saginaw, Michigan became the center of college basketball's corruption scandal  New York Daily News

My hometown of Saginaw, Michigan somehow stands at the epicenter of the corruption in college basketball.

Violent crime is down in Saginaw; here's what the statistics show

The Saginaw Police Department has released statistics that show a drop in crime across six categories when comparing 2013 to 2014.

Saginaw County Top Grads 2017

Courtesy. Arthur Hill High School. Chin Lee. Parents: Yee and Zoua Kue Lee. Activities and awards: Teen Advisory Council, Student Council, National Honors ...

Lou Dawkins on son Dorian: 'When he died, I died'  Lansing State Journal

(Editor's note: This story originally ran in the Lansing State Journal in June of 2013.) DEKALB, Ill. – Lou Dawkins hasn't felt peace in four years. He doesn't ...

Former Globetrotter returns to Saginaw to sign autographs, promote new film

A former Harlem Globetrotter hopes to land a slam dunk with a new movie this weekend.

Homicide map: Former Saginaw High School student Dion Jacobs killed on South Side  The Saginaw News -

Dion Jacobs, a 34-year-old Saginaw man shot and killed Thursday, Oct. 11, in Saginaw, is the 22nd homicide victim in the city this year and the 25th in Saginaw ...

"One Week, One Street" spruces up Saginaw neighborhood

Volunteers from around the Great Lakes Bay Region have converged on an East Side Saginaw neighborhood to make a big impact in a short amount of time.

Homicide victim Michelle Crisp was former Saginaw High student, Saginaw resident, friend says  The Saginaw News

A woman who was killed in Saginaw on June 1 had attended Saginaw High School and was a resident of the city's East Side, according to a friend of the victim.

Draymond Green saddened by Saginaw High closing  Detroit Free Press

Green said the Saginaw situation made him upset and confused as to why one of the greatest basketball schools in the history of Michigan could close.

Substitute teaching jobs going unfilled, but administrators deny students are left alone

SAGINAW (WJRT) (2/28/2018) - Substitute teaching assignments in Saginaw Public Schools are going unfilled, putting more pressure on teachers and other ...

Draymond Green: The Pride of Saginaw — and vice versa  San Jose Mercury News

SAGINAW, Mich. — The homecoming parade float carrying NBA champion Draymond Green — a replica of the Golden Gate Bridge — rolled for a mile headed ...

Top 10 Saginaw-area boys basketball players to watch

As the prep basketball season heats up, the Saginaw News looks at the top 10 boys basketball players to watch in 2017.

Saginaw School District rearranges elementary, middle school principals  The Saginaw News

The building leader changes come after Saginaw School District went through a redesign process to get out of debt.

NCAA basketball scandal has Saginaw ties

SAGINAW (WJRT) (9/26/2017) - Two of the people involved in the investigation into a wide ranging NCAA men's basketball scandal have Saginaw ties.

Officers: Saginaw high school senior admitted to 'prank' of putting semen in breath mint drop bottle; hearing to continue later this month  The Saginaw News -

After about five minutes of giving a school campus patrol officer “the run around,” Drake admitted to putting a “bodily fluid” into a “Ice Drops” breath mint drop ...

LaMarr Woodley's football camp starts; countdown for new charter school continues

The countdown for the start of LaMarr Woodley's new school is on, as he gets ready to mold the next generation of the city's children into leaders.

'My whole life changed:' Teen shot at Saginaw High pre-prom meet-up on her birthday  The Saginaw News -

Uniqua N. Wicker of Saginaw said her 18th birthday is a day she will never forget. Wicker was one of four women shot when bullets flew during a pre-prom ...

Timeline: Charles Rogers goes from prep star to top NFL prospect to Saginaw County Jail  The Saginaw News -

Here's a look, in timeline fashion, at Rogers' career and life since his senior year at Saginaw High.

Saginaw Sports Hall of Fame inductee's track career went from Saginaw High to Olympic Team  The Saginaw News -

Saginaw track star Ricky Flowers distinctly remembers his arrival at a Czechoslovakian airport in 1979 for competition as a member of the U.S. Track and Field ...

Buena Vista School District is no more; students to attend Saginaw, Bridgeport-Spaulding, Frankenmuth schools

The Saginaw Intermediate School District Board of Education voted on Tuesday, July 30, to dissolve and reorganize the Buena Vista district, which sits on ...

Draymond Green's favorite food is Saginaw's famous Vargas taco bread

"You ain't had tacos until you've had tacos from Saginaw," Green said in an interview during the NBA Finals this week.(AP Photo/MLive File Photo).

Saginaw gang violence timeline, 2005-2013: The dismantling of structured gangs

This fourth installment of the timeline shows that by mid-2006, a collaborative investigation by federal, state, and local agencies had put a big dent in the Sunny ...

Algevon Eichelberger leaves Saginaw High, takes fast break to join Josh Jackson at California basketball academy

The Trojans center will play his final two years of high school at Prolific Prep Academy in Napa Valley, California.

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