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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 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 | ...

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 ...

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

SAGINAW, MI — A gym teacher working for the Saginaw Public School District was fired for alleged misconduct, the district has confirmed. The Saginaw Board ...

Students must lock cellphones in pouches under new Saginaw school policy

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

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 ...

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

280 Saginaw High and Arthur Hill students who walk across a stage tonight to graduate and receive their diplomas.

Saginaw High basketball trailblazer Paul Dawkins, 61, dies

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

Winners of Saginaw student art exhibit announced

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

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.

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

Complete with black and gold cap and gown, balloons and family members and friends, Roberson held her very own August graduation.

We Care Pantry opens at Saginaw High ABC12 - Video  ABC 12 News

Saginaw High School cut a ribbon Wednesday to officially open a new food pantry to help provide students with food to eat at home.

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 ...

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

Board members voted 5-1 on Wednesday, Aug. 15, to approve it.

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.

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.

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."

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.

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.

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.

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.

Saginaw High School prom celebrates 'Diamonds are Forever'

Saginaw High School students and family gathered on Ojibway Island in Saginaw before heading to Candlelite Banquet Center in Bridgeport for their 2017 ...

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.

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

Mackinac Center makes school performance easier to understand.

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.

District could sue state to keep control of Saginaw High, Loomis Academy

After the meeting, Patterson was asked whether the board authorized McClain to sue the SRO to which he responded, "if necessary."

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 ...

2016 Saginaw High School Prom photo gallery

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

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 ...

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 ...

Hundreds gather for free Thanksgiving dinner at the Savoy in Saginaw

Diners sat with strangers and loved ones for the free holiday meal.

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 ...

Elizabeth Smart visits Saginaw, tells students about her abduction

"There is nothing in this world that anyone can do to you to take away from your value as a person. As a human being," Smart said.

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 ...

NBA Star Draymond Green, Savoy offering free Thanksgiving dinners

Draymond Green's event will provide dinner for 500 people.

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 ...

Top Grads 2015: Saginaw High School

Meet the top two graduates from Saginaw High School: valedictorian Kaleisha Euell and salutatorian Arizsia Staton.

$8,000 donation from AT&T to culturally stimulate ACT-SO students -

An $8000 donation from AT&T will help stimulate cultural achievement among black high school students in Saginaw County.

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.

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 wouldn't pass up a chance to help someone out when they needed a hand.

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.

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 ...

2019 Academic State Champs honors Michigan schools where college is the norm  Bridge Michigan

Dearborn schools dominate many of the champs lists, as Bridge Magazine recognizes winners at schools from Grand Rapids to Detroit and the Upper ...

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

"You ain't had tacos until you've had tacos from Saginaw."

Band director appointed Saginaw High's athletic director

Jeannine "Ms. J.C." Coughlin stepped into the role as the school's athletic director at the beginning of December.

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.

Top Grads: Saginaw High School  The Saginaw News -

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

See Saginaw High's best football players in school history  The Saginaw News

SAGINAW, MI — What began in 1894 with a group of players from the East Side taking on a group of players form the West Side has endured for more than a ...

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 ...

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

Grief counselors are available at Saginaw High School following a shooting that killed a 17-year-old Saginaw High School student and injured three others ...

Former students rally behind imperiled school with #IAmSaginawHigh -

A Facebook page called I Am Saginaw High is collecting testimony from students about how the school prepared them for success. Saginaw High is on a state ...

Saginaw High marching band needs $25,000 for Gator Bowl; hosting concert, other fundraisers  The Saginaw News

A concert to help raise money to help with the cost of the trip will be hosted by the band on Friday, May 30.

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.

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 ...

NBA star Draymond Green providing Thanksgiving meal for 100 Saginaw residents

Draymond Green is aiming to give back to his hometown.

Saginaw County high school graduation rates are improving  The Saginaw News

SAGINAW , MI — Seven Saginaw County high schools can head to summer break with reason to celebrate: graduation rates are rising. Data shows four high ...

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.

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 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.

LaMarr Woodley Foundation plans to breathe new life into Civitan Center

LaMarr Woodley Foundation plans to provide recreational activities and educational classes for kids and families at the Civitan Center.

Clifton Ryan turns Arthur Hill, MSU, NFL career into Saginaw Sports Hall of Fame spot

The former Arthur Hill, Michigan State and St. Louis defender will join the Saginaw County Sports Hall of Fame on Sunday, Nov. 5.

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 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.

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 ...

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.

'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 ...

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 ...

Bridgeport football coach touched by shooting death of former player

Bridgeport High School football coach Kevin Marshall said he was saddened to hear that one of his former students was killed over the weekend.

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 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.

Upscale Italian restaurant coming, new 'pet resort' and more business news

Here are some recent business news headlines you might have missed.

Fans can pick top boys basketball coach in Saginaw area

Longtime Hemlock High School coach Matt Bauer was 13-8 last season with the Huskies. Freeland head coach Kevin Bourcier gestures to an official during ...

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.

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 ...

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

SAGINAW, MI -- Former Harlem Globetrotter Chris Staples walked into the gymnasium of Saginaw High School on Wednesday, March 22 with a grin from ear to ...

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.

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.

Man 'executed' at halfway house 'Was just happy to be free,' friend says

SAGINAW, MI -- Before he was gunned down in an apparent gangland-style killing, Demarlon C. Thomas was at different points a football star and a drug dealer.

Summer meal programs gear up for kids who need food

The Meet up and Eat Up program has plenty of free food sites available for kids in Michigan this summer.

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 ...

Saginaw School District Athletic Director Jeff Goodwine resigns  The Saginaw News -

Jeff Goodwine, also the district's retention and academic director, announced his resignation as of Monday, Oct. 7.

Son of beating, robbery victim says incident has shaken family to its core

The family of Kathy Rogers, the beating and robbery victim, asks for justice.

Nominate a do-gooder for 2016 Saginawian of the Year

saginawian of the year. SAGINAW, MI -- Do you know that one person who is always lending a helping hand but seems to disappear right before they are given ...

Saginaw athletes make decade-long impression in professional ranks  The Saginaw News -

The 2000s proved a rich stretch for Saginaw athletes reaching the top level of national sports.LaMarr Woodley spent the early end of the decade as a football ...

Daughters of the American Revolution 2016 Good Citizens announced

DAR Somya Bhagwagar .JPG. Somya Bhagwagar. (Courtesy). SAGINAW, MI -- Somya Bhagwagar is the 2016 winner of the Daughters of the American ...

Will Luzar, Mike Colbert hope to make off-field changes as new football coaches at Arthur Hill, Saginaw High  The Saginaw News -

Will Luzar and Mike Colbert will take different approaches to improve the Arthur Hill and Saginaw High football programs.

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 ...

A bond of brothers: Surrounded by poverty and violence, Saginaw's Mike Green relies on family and brains to beat this world at its game  The Saginaw News -

As the Saginaw High School fans rose to their feet, Mike Green collapsed to the floor, buried his head in his jersey and began to cry. The last two years of his life ...

UPDATE: Mentally impaired student nearly drowns in Bridgeport Township school's pool  The Saginaw News -

A 16-year-old severely mentally impaired Saginaw County student, discovered unconscious at the bottom of the pool at the Millet Learning Center in Bridgeport ...

Saginaw to celebrate 14th annual Jazz on Jefferson Festival

SAGINAW, MI -- The 14th annual Jazz on Jefferson event will be held this year on Wednesday, June 7, at 4:45 p.m.. Each year, the festival attracts more than ...

'I'm going to miss that Saginaw pride,' Superintendent Carlton Jenkins on taking job with Atlanta Public Schools  The Saginaw News

Though Jenkins start date is listed as Oct. 20, he said he will miss Saginaw and the district he led.

Michigan State star Draymond Green returns to Saginaw as teacher of life lessons  The Saginaw News -

MSU basketball star Draymond Green did not mince words when he spoke to students at Saginaw High.

Code Red: See how Saginaw, Midland county school districts conduct emergency drills  The Saginaw News -

In Saginaw and Midland counties, a number of schools lacked drills or documentation of those drills, didn't have the required four fire drills during the fall ...

State OKs Saginaw school district's Deficit Elimination Plan  Michigan Radio

The state has signed off on a plan to eliminate the Saginaw school district's budget deficit. Teacher pay cuts and closing a high school are part of the.

Four defendants in Saginaw pre-prom shooting trial ID'd as having guns

The prosecution in the case could rest by as early as the afternoon of Thursday, June 19, at which point the attorneys for the four defendants charged with ...

Plan to create park at former Saginaw Fairgrounds unveiled June 7

Community members are invited out for the third meeting to discuss plans for the former Saginaw Fairgrounds.

Players from Michigan with ties to FBI investigation into college basketball corruption

Seven players from Michigan have ties to the FBI investigation.

Four men charged with murder in Saginaw pre-prom shooting to stand trial together, judge rules  The Saginaw News

Saginaw County Chief Circuit Judge Fred L. Borchard on Friday, May 2, denied a defense motion for separate trials for Keon V. Bowens, Isaiah D. Clark, Evellis ...

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