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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.

District releases security guidelines ahead of Saginaw High vs Arthur Hill basketball game  WNEM Saginaw

The Saginaw High School and Arthur Hill High School boys' basketball teams will be competing on Sat. Feb. 9, and the schools have set guidelines to ensure ...

Students must lock cellphones in pouches under new Saginaw school policy

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

Woman holds auditions for play honoring brother who was killed  KXLH Helena News

Click here for updates on this story. Saginaw, MI (WNEM ) — A Saginaw woman is holding auditions for a play she wrote in honor of her brother who was killed.

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

Crews search for abandoned mines in Saginaw  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 ...

Hundreds gather for free Thanksgiving dinner at the Savoy in Saginaw

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

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 ...

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.

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).

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 ...

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.

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 ...

2016 Saginaw High School Prom photo gallery

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

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 ...

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-area boys basketball district brackets, favorites

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

Top Grads 2015: Saginaw High School

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

$8000 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

Top Grads: Saginaw High School  The Saginaw News -

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

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 County high school graduation rates are improving  The Saginaw News

Nouvel Catholic Central High School and Valley Lutheran High School, both located in Saginaw Township, have the county's highest graduation rates, at 100 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

Saginaw High School council hopes to win $10000 in Futures Without Violence 'Respect Challenge' video contest  The Saginaw News -

The Saginaw High Teen Advisory Council needs your vote.

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.

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.

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

Even with a post-NFL career in front of and behind a camera, LaMarr Woodley and his foundation continue to fund opportunities.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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. Freeland head coach Kevin Bourcier gestures to an official during ...

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 ...

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

Seven players from Michigan have ties to the FBI investigation.

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

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.

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.

Magic Johnson 'grew up poor, but I didn't have poor dreams'

NBA legend and entrepreneur Earvin "Magic" Johnson told a group of Saginaw high school students that his experience growing up in Lansing was not unlike ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Draymond Green, Victor Cruz and Flint Michigan's startup community  Fox Business

Flint, Michigan's budding start-up community is getting its own homegrown version of Shark Tank, but with a more diverse investor base of movers and shakers ...

Saginawian of the Year Monique Lamar-Silvia serves community, one person at a time

SAGINAW, MI — Sitting in her family's home on Saginaw's South Side, Alonda Silvia recalls how her mother's community *service* began long before Silvia and ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

One Week, One Street welcomes volunteers for annual street revitalization

One Week, One Street is working to spruce up another street in the neighborhood the organization began beautifying four years ago.

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.

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 ...

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