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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 ...

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 ...

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 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

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

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.

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

SAGINAW, MI -- Prosecutors have decided not to charge a teacher who was accused of beating a student with a cellphone charger cord. On June 7, an ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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

SAGINAW, MI -- Foregoing a potentially expensive process to do a nationwide superintendent search, the Saginaw school board instead has decided to make ...

Saginaw High School officially opens food pantry for students  ABC 12 News

A new food pantry at Saginaw High School is available for students to take home food and essentials they may lack.

We Care Pantry opens at Saginaw High  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.

Hundreds gather for free Thanksgiving dinner at the Savoy in Saginaw

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

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.

Speed leads to rollover crash at Saginaw Arthur Hill

Officers said the car was speeding when it hit a curb and rolled at least one time.

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.

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 ...

Crews search for abandoned mines in Saginaw | News  WNEM Saginaw

Crews scoured Saginaw on Friday looking for something you may not expect. It turns out the city is filled with abandoned mines, which could pose a danger for ...

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.

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

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

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 ...

Saginaw-area boys basketball district brackets, favorites

The boys basketball district tournament games are Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Class of 2018 announced for Saginaw County Sports Hall of Fame

In a press conference at the Saginaw County Castle Museum, seven individuals and one team were announced to be inducted into the 2018 class of the ...

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 ...

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 ...

$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.

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."

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.

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

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

Buy a pizza, help a Mid-MI native with incurable disease  WNEM Saginaw

Buy a pizza, help a Mid-Michigan native raise money to fight a rare liver disease. Papa John's is helping raise funds for LaKendra Butler. The Saginaw native ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

Top Grads 2015: Saginaw High School

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

Top Grads: Saginaw High School  The Saginaw News -

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

Saginaw superintendent says standardized tests measure poverty, not performance

Saginaw Public School District Superintendent Nate McClain believes that while it is important to track student progress, schools are more than just their state ...

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.

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 ...

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 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 to close one high school after 2014-2015 school year  The Saginaw News

The Saginaw Board of Education on Wednesday, July 23, voted 4-2 to approve a deficit-elimination plan that includes closing either Saginaw High or Arthur Hill ...

Former NFL standout LaMarr Woodley planning to open charter school  ABC 12 News

Saginaw High School graduate LaMarr Woodley, who played football for the University of Michigan and Pittsburgh Steelers, is opening a new charter school in ...

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

Seven players from Michigan have ties to the FBI investigation.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Local Schools on State List for Possible Closure  WSGW

Michigan's School Reform Office (SRO) has released it's list of schools at risk of being closed because they've spent three years in the bottom 5 percent for ...

Nate McClain introduced as Saginaw schools new superintendent

A few dozen community members attended an event at Thompson Middle School on Monday, Aug. 17, to meet with the district's new superintendent.

Jazz on Jefferson celebrates 15th annual festival  Midland Daily News

Classic cars, music, food vendors and thousands of people will line Saginaw's historic South Jefferson Avenue for the 15th annual Jazz on Jefferson event ...

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.

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.

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.

Former Saginaw, U-M star LaMarr Woodley finds focus after NFL career

Saginaw native and NFL Super Bowl champion LaMarr Woodley holds up his own jersey at the Saginaw Promise scholarship program fundraiser at the ...

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.

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.

Corbo, Frances "June"  Press of Atlantic City

Corbo, Frances "June", - 87, of Galloway, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Sunday, October 14th 2018 at her home. She was formerly of ...

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.

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 ...

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 man proclaims innocence as he gets 60 years in prison for role in pre-prom fatal shooting

SAGINAW, MI — A 25-year-old Saginaw man will serve at least 60 years in prison for his role in what prosecutors called a gang-related shootout at a party ...

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 ...

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 ...

Betty Marie (Sharp) Neilan  Hanford Sentinel

Betty Marie (Sharp) Neilan. May 27, 1954 – July 30, 2018. Betty Marie (Sharp) Neilan was born May 27, 1954 in Saginaw, Michigan to Rex P. and Dorothy L.

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.

Saginaw's Civitan Recreation Center to Reopen  WSGW

While the former Longstreet School met the wrecking ball earlier this month, the adjacent Civitan Recreation Center will have a new life. The charitable ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Dorian Dawkins, son of Saginaw High coach Lou Dawkins, dies during summer basketball game

Updated 7 p.m. Saturday Dorian Dawkins, the 14-year-old son of Saginaw High School varsity basketball coach Lou Dawkins and Loomis Math, Science and ...

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 ...

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.

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. Alma defeats Freeland 58-38. Freeland head coach Kevin Bourcier ...

Convictions upheld in pre-prom homicide, 2012 teen murder

The Michigan Court of Appeals last month upheld the convictions in two high-profile, gang-related homicides that occurred in Saginaw.

Mother of man who lost legs in train accident: 'We have to get the sad out'

But it wasn't so much of the fact that her son lost his legs after being run over by a train while running from police.

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

SAGINAW, MI — Charles Rogers, the former Saginaw High School star athlete and former Detroit Lions wide receiver now accused of threatening to kill his ...

Nominate a do-gooder for 2016 Saginawian of the Year

The Saginaw News has recognized and honored 154 people in 35 years as Saginawians of the Year.

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.

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 ...

Since Columbine, 5,570 Michigan Students Exposed To Gun Violence  Detroit, MI Patch

5570 Michigan Students Exposed To Gun Violence - Detroit, MI - A database compiled by The Washington Post shows how many students have been affected ...

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 ...

Here are Martin Luther King Day events in Saginaw County

Some Martin Luther King Day events include a unity luncheon at The Dow and a guest speaker at SVSU.

Saginaw's Adelante Awards celebrates 5 years of recognizing Hispanic community leaders

SAGINAW, MI – The dropout rate among Hispanics in Saginaw's schools in the '80s and '90s appalled Minerva Rosales, the national average of 54 percent ...

Saginaw voters receive update on precinct, voting site changes

Most Saginaw city voters are receiving a new "voter information card" in the mail, and should be aware of changes to their precinct numbers and polling ...

Barrera guilty in tot slaying  The Saginaw News -

Anita Epperson says she believed Davario A. Barrera when he called her at home and told her he was not responsible for the March 2, 2007, murder of her ...

Go with Saginaw police as they take handguns off the streets

City police detectives and officers, working with Michigan Department of Corrections agents, seized eight handguns over five months during federally funded ...

Saginaw pre-prom murder verdict: 3 convicted, 1 acquitted, middle finger flies in courtroom

SAGINAW, MI — A jury has convicted three men of murder for starting the shootout during an unofficial Saginaw High School pre-prom party in 2013 that led to ...

Saginaw leaders honor late Ruben Daniels in school now bearing his name  The Saginaw News -

Ruben Daniels' mother brought her children to Saginaw from Oklahoma so they could get an education, and community leaders recalled lessons the late ...

Saginaw Mayor Pro Tem Amos O'Neal stepping down to run for county office

After 13 years on Saginaw City Council, Mayor Pro Tem Amos O'Neal will bid the office farewell to seek a seat in county government.

19-year-old Karon Thomas gets life with chance of parole in Saginaw pre-prom fatal shooting  The Saginaw News

SAGINAW, MI — Karon "Do Man" Thomas is 19 years old, and today he faces the prospect of spending up to the rest of his life in prison. A Saginaw County ...

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