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Threats at Woodhaven schools lead to 14-year-old's arrest in Alabama  Detroit Free Press

A 14-year-old was arrested in Mobile County, Alabama, after online threats circulated across social media were shared by Woodhaven students.

Student arrested in false threat against Woodhaven High School  Monroe Evening News

See earlier report: Woodhaven-Brownstown Schools closed today because of 'safety concern'. WOODHAVEN — A 16-year-old female student at Woodhaven ...

Woodhaven-Brownstown schools open today; police will be in area  Monroe Evening News

As Superintendent Mark Greathead explained Thursday evening, a Woodhaven High School student who was in the building "received a threat, via text, from ...

Six candidates want to sit on Woodhaven-Brownstown school board, but only four seats available  Southgate News Herald

Four seats are up for grabs in the Woodhaven-Brownstown Board of Education race, but six candidates want a seat.

Schools in Woodhaven-Brownstown district upgraded over summer  Southgate News Herald

Updated and upgraded. Schools in the Woodhaven-Brownstown School District underwent some extensive sprucing over the summer and will have upgraded ...

Prep baseball preview: David Goricki's top teams  The Detroit News

Woodhaven tops the rankings, with five starters returning from last year's team that made the state finals.

Lawmakers tour Woodhaven High School to get first-hand look at educational opportunities  Southgate News Herald

For the first time in at least the nine years that Matthew Czakjowski has been the principal at Woodhaven High School, no government official has visited the ...

All students in Woodhaven-Brownstown will have longer days next school year  Southgate News Herald

In keeping with state requirements for instruction time, the Woodhaven-Brownstown School District has added two days to the school calendar for the 2018-19 ...

A season of monsters continues as Woodhaven High School Theatre Company presents 'Little Shop of Horrors'  Southgate News Herald

Continuing its season of monsters, the Woodhaven High School Theatre Company turns enviably and humorously green with the campy, cult-classic Howard ...

Woodhaven-Brownstown School District closed Friday due to threat  Fox 2 Detroit

Woodhaven-Brownstown Schools are closed Friday due to an unspecified threat.

Watch: Second grader wins Woodhaven Future Chefs cooking competition  Southgate News Herald

Joaquin Jaime, a second-grade student at Wegienka Elementary School, wowed the panel with his Me-zza pizza, winning the 2019 Future Chefs cooking ...

Brownstown planning to host first Swap 'til You Drop party with Rotary at Event Center  Southgate News Herald

If you've already worn it well, and realize rather than having it sit in a closet, someone else could wear it well, too, the opportunity is just around the corner.

Woodhaven's Alyssa Miller rolling along to high standards on and off the lanes  Southgate News Herald

Justin Krolak is not only a coach but also a teacher. He has met plenty of young, outstanding people during his years at Brownstown Middle School and as a ...

Woodhaven residents have chance to address railroad delays in special May election  Southgate News Herald

Just about every other option has been explored. For years, Woodhaven Mayor Patricia Odette, and others before her, have tried to address the issue of delays ...

MOD Pizza Woodhaven offering $250 grant to any teacher looking to 'MODify' classroom  Southgate News Herald

As students prepare to go back to school, MOD Pizza Woodhaven is preparing to help Downriver teachers welcome them.

Prom dress giveaway at Woodhaven High School could save hundreds for any student  Southgate News Herald

Odds are there is a girl thinking about going to a school prom, but the cost of a dress is forcing her to sit this dance out.

Administration backs 16-year Brownstown veteran for Police Officer of the Year award  Southgate News Herald

When it comes to Brownstown Township police Officer Jeffery Klaft, there isn't just one thing law enforcement officers can point to that exemplifies his unique skill ...

Events happening Downriver | Downriver Life  Southgate News Herald

What's Going On is a listing of activities taking place throughout the Downriver community. To submit an event, send an email to ...

What's Going On Downriver | Events Calendar  Southgate News Herald

What's Going On is a listing of activities taking place throughout the Downriver community. To submit an event, send an email to ...

Three Woodhaven-Brownstown educators honored for their leadership, professionalism and passion  Southgate News Herald

Three Woodhaven-Brownstown School District educators have been recognized for their work by three different organizations.

Woodhaven High School teen plans, builds small park at his church, earns Eagle Scout status  Southgate News Herald

It's been a journey for Colt Buster Johnson, 18, of Brownstown Township, and he has all the badges to prove it.

Juvenile now in custody after social media threat investigation  Monroe Evening News

The Woodhaven-Brownstown investigation was tracked to an out-of-state situation; but the one at Summit Academy resulted in a local arrest. A second juvenile ...

Woodhaven police resource officer building relationships, ready to confront trouble  Southgate News Herald

Patrick Henry Middle School has someone walking its halls on a daily basis who some students haven't seen before — an armed police officer.

Downriver police, school leaders sound off on notion of arming teachers to protect students  Southgate News Herald

“Armed and dangerous?” Some are questioning whether that phrase could not only refer to a school shooter, but also to a teacher in an active school shooter ...

2017 Academic All-Stars: Woodhaven High School | News  Southgate News Herald

Here are the 2017 Top 10 graduating seniors from Woodhaven High School:

'Joaquin's me-zza pizza' has food critics singing 7-year-old's praises after Woodhaven cookoff  Southgate News Herald

Last year, it was a potsticker noodle bowl with Teriyaki meatballs that won a panel of judges over in the Future Chefs cooking competition.

Woodhaven High School teacher investigated for sexting, touching her students  Fox 2 Detroit

BROWNSTOWN, Mich. (WJBK) - Graduation underway Tuesday at Brownstown Woodhaven High School. But that celebration is overshadowed by the ...

Woodhaven High School teacher accused of sexting 2 students...  WDIV Detroit

A Woodhaven High School teacher who has been accused of inappropriate contact with two students resigned from the Woodhaven Brownstown School District ...

Downriver Career Technical Consortium offers students options outside of their home districts  Southgate News Herald

The Downriver Career Technical Consortium provides high school students with hands-on experience to advance their career technical education by partnering ...

Riverview Gabriel Richard's Kevin Tuttle signs to play baseball at Central Michigan University  Southgate News Herald

Riverview Gabriel Richard senior Kevin Tuttle recently signed on to play baseball at Central Michigan University. Pictured are: Richard assistant coach Gino ...

Undercover police officers in four Downriver cities doing critical work with new Strike Force  Southgate News Herald

They work in silence, but the success of their operations is too significant to ignore.

Man goes ballistic on Woodhaven police officers after they arrest him for trespassing, again  Southgate News Herald

Police arrested a man who threw a fit and began screaming at the top of his lungs when officers followed through on their warning to arrest him if he returned.

Woodhaven-Brownstown's new early/middle college program offers free tuition, books and supplies  Southgate News Herald

Nearly 50 students now are members of the first class of the Woodhaven-Brownstown School District's new early/middle college program.

Southgate Anderson students participate in school's first-ever distracted driving seminar  Southgate News Herald

Instead of going to class Feb. 5, students at Southgate Anderson High School got inside a car and donned an augmented reality headset.

Wayne County prosecutor's 2018 letter to parents on school threats still relevant today  Southgate News Herald

After at least three different school districts had days that were either canceled or disrupted due to school threat issues this week, the Huron Township Police ...

Woodhaven teacher who allegedly touched one boy, sexted another resigns  Southgate News Herald

A Woodhaven High School teacher accused of inappropriately touching the genitals of one student through his pants and sexting another student has resigned.

Donations sought for prom and homecoming dress resale event  Southgate News Herald

Soroptimist International of Trenton Area is hosting a prom and homecoming dress resale and is accepting dress donations.

Water donations pouring in to Flint residents from township, Woodhaven-Brownstown School District  Southgate News Herald

Flint is nowhere in the vicinity of the Woodhaven-Brownstown School District, but employees and students are committed to going the extra mile to help the city ...

Brownstown Township working to help Woodhaven High School robotics team head to world championship competition  Southgate News Herald

Their name may be somewhat intimidating, but their objective is all good.

Cemetery president said park's famed swans have a safe retreat in freezing weather  Southgate News Herald

It literally has been the question of the century at Michigan Memorial Park cemetery in Huron Township. “Where do the swans go in the winter?” For more than ...

Staff, students in shock over Woodhaven High School teacher's death  Southgate News Herald

WOODHAVEN — Many students and staff in the Woodhaven-Brownstown School District are grieving after learning a popular teacher/coach has died.

Department veteran takes over as Grosse Ile police chief  Southgate News Herald

The safest city in Michigan has a new police chief. Former Grosse Ile Police Chief Joseph Porcarelli retired after 33 years at the department. His replacement has ...

WOODHAVEN-BROWNSTOWN: Three candidates looking to fill two seats on Board of Education  Southgate News Herald

WOODHAVEN — Voters in the Woodhaven-Brownstown School District will see three candidates vying for two four-year terms on the Board of Education in ...

2018 4Frenzy Best Spirit Squad Winner  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Congratulations to Woodhaven High School!

Downriver-area grads Caroline Fleming, Tad Davis earn Academic All-American honors playing soccer at Adrian College  Southgate News Herald

Two Downriver products were named Academic All-Americans after seasons with Adrian College soccer as junior Caroline Fleming and senior Tad Davis were ...

Renovations underway in Brownstown's most popular 'neighborhood' — Safety Town  Southgate News Herald

New shingles are going up and renovations are being made to a cluster of houses that have become the preferred neighborhood for children throughout ...

Families invited to return cremated remains back to cemetery for sacred service in Brownstown  Southgate News Herald

Our Lady of Hope Cemetery, 18303 Allen Road, Brownstown Township, will host a 'Gather Them Home' *service* to bring cremated remains of loved ones to a ...

Activities and events happening Downriver | Downriver Life  Southgate News Herald

What's Going On is a listing of activities taking place throughout the Downriver community. To submit an event, send an email to ...

Rev'd Up Fun to open its jam-packed entertainment center Monday in Woodhaven  Southgate News Herald

The transformation is complete. After months of construction, the aisles, floors and walls of the former 30,000-square-foot Woodhaven Kmart building have ...

Little Downriver participation in Gun Violence in Schools protests on Friday  Southgate News Herald

Compared to the March 14 National Student Walkout day, it appears most Downriver students didn't participate in Friday's National Day of Action Against Gun ...

Legendary local baseball figure Robert Kloss dies at 69  The Detroit News

Robert Kloss, a member of the Wayne State Athletics Hall of Fame, the longtime baseball coach at Woodhaven High School and a former Detroit Tigers draft pick ...

Kiwanis, Apple for Ryan and numerous schools team to collect, deliver 7000 pounds of food  Southgate News Herald

Ryan Sergent died 20 years ago, but his memory and spirit of giving remains a call to action for many.

Ecorse police believe former councilman succumbed to extreme cold temperature quickly  Southgate News Herald

A former Ecorse city councilman, who also served the city in several other capacities over the years, was found frozen to death Wednesday morning in front of a ...

Injured, hospitalized children embraced through Woodhaven Kiwanis fundraiser  Southgate News Herald

C.S. Mott Children's Hospital was showered with love and support through a fundraiser sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Woodhaven recently.

Santa Claus to land in Taylor a month before Christmas  Southgate News Herald

Santa Claus arrives in Taylor on Nov. 24. Started more than 20 years ago, Santa's Magic Forest opens for the season at Heritage Park during the city's Winterfest ...

Romulus pulls off five-star rating for success in economic development, entrepreneurial growth  Southgate News Herald

The city of Romulus has had substantial economic development over the years, and it hasn't gone unnoticed by the Center for Innovation Research.

Trenton police on the lookout for man's stolen Hummer H2  Southgate News Herald

Police were called to the Chrysler Corporation, 2300 Van Horn Road, after a man discovered someone stole is large sport utility vehicle.

Brownstown to launch Holiday Night festival Dec. 1  Monroe Evening News

The first “campus-wide celebration” will include visits with Santa Claus, ice carvings, caroling and fireworks. “A Holiday Night in Brownstown,” a campuswide ...

Teams set for Junior League Baseball World Series at Taylor's Heritage Park  Southgate News Herald

Four games between teams from all over the world are set for Sunday – Opening Day – as the 38th Junior League Baseball World Series commences at Taylor's ...

Woodhaven teacher under investigation for alleged inappropriate behavior with two boys  Southgate News Herald

Police and school officials have launched investigations involving a 36-year-old teacher and her alleged inappropriate conduct with two 17-year-old boys at ...

Romulus looking for most outstanding people in various categories to name a Hometown Hero  Southgate News Herald

City officials believe there are a number of outstanding people in Romulus for a host of reasons, including those who are educators, people who display an ...

Applications being accepted for Michigan's teen safe driving initiative  Southgate News Herald

Students at high schools across Michigan have the opportunity to help make their fellow teens better, safer drivers by taking part in this year's Strive for a Safer ...

Readers react to former Ecorse councilman Gary Sammons being found frozen to death outside neighbor's house on Wednesday  Southgate News Herald

I do remember him. He was a teacher at Ecorse High School. Truly sad.

Field of top athletes, coach inducted into Woodhaven's first Hall of Fame  Southgate News Herald

They walked the halls of Woodhaven High School and went on to pursue their respective dreams. But, before they left, each one of them made sure to do one ...

Advantage One Credit Union awards three academic scholarships

BROWNSTOWN, MI (May 22, 2018) — Advantage One Credit Union awards three local area students with academic scholarships. Each student received a ...

Flat Rock volleyball takes down Riverview in five-set thriller  Southgate News Herald

A pair of first-year head coaches shared the floor for a Huron League volleyball tilt on Monday, Sept. 17 at Flat Rock.

The News-Herald honors its 2018 Academic All-Stars  Southgate News Herald

The News-Herald's 2018 Academic All-Stars honors 252 of Downriver's best and brightest high school graduates. All Downriver high schools were invited to ...

Taylor, Romulus brace for $12 million MDOT road construction project that will impact motorists  Southgate News Herald

Two Downriver cities are bracing for significant bridge and road repair work set to begin in June and have an impact on motorists through late fall.

Southgate Rotary Club awards scholarships to two high school seniors  Southgate News Herald

Two seniors from Southgate Anderson High School were awarded scholarships from the Southgate Rotary Club on June 14. The $1,000 one-time gifts went to a ...

New additions, building upgrades and more part of summer construction work in school districts  Southgate News Herald

As school doors prepare to open this week for most districts some staff and students will not be returning to the same old walls and halls they left back in.

Four new troopers assigned to Monroe post  Bedford Now

The recent graduates of the 134th Trooper Recruit School at Michigan State Police include four officers who are being assigned to the Monroe post. Trooper ...

Former Woodhaven High School grad, family heartbroken after crash that killed mother  Southgate News Herald

Nathan Cottrell is at a loss. He and his two sisters are taking life day by day as they mourn the loss of their mother, Danette Robertson, 40. Cottrell's voice is still a ...

2016 Academic All-Stars at Woodhaven High School | News  Southgate News Herald

Here are the top 10 graduating seniors from Woodhaven High School:

Woodhaven teen worries about hungry kids, collects more than 3100 boxes of breakfast cereal  Southgate News Herald

Nicole Garland 17, isn't one of those students who has to depend on getting her meals while she is at school because there is little to nothing to eat at.

BROWNSTOWN TWP.: Father of suicide victim tells his story to high school (with video)  Southgate News Herald

BROWNSTOWN TWP. — Jeff Edwards came to Woodhaven High School recently not to talk about what people see when they watch his presentation, but to ...

Victim's husband blocks alleged hit-and-run driver in Allen Park until police arrive  Southgate News Herald

A woman involved in a hit-and-run crash Oct. 2 in Allen Park was fortunate that her husband was nearby, as he blocked in the suspect until police arrived.

Downriver students meet families of local opioid deaths to share message to keep more from dying  Southgate News Herald

Opioids continue to kill people at alarming rates and some Downriver high school students recently got to meet face-to-face with the surviving family members of ...

Former Woodhaven High School dance coach bound to stand trial for embezzlement  Southgate News Herald

WOODHAVEN — A former high school dance dance coach was bound over for trial Wednesday in 33rd District Court on an embezzlement charge.

Police say stop shooting off fireworks late at night and comply with Brownstown's noise ordinance  Southgate News Herald

The Fourth of July public celebrations are over, the parties are done and now police say it time for late-night fireworks to come to an end as well.

WOODHAVEN: 17-year-old dies after running in front of semitruck on I-75  Southgate News Herald

WOODHAVEN — A memorial gathering is set for Tuesday for a 17-year-old who committed suicide early Saturday by running out in front of a semitruck on ...

Romulus resident airlifted to UM hospital after accident, in critical condition  Southgate News Herald

Westbound I-94 at Telegraph Road in Taylor closed briefly Feb. 1 to land a medical helicopter for a crash victim.

2018 Allen Park football season preview | MIPrepZone  Southgate News Herald

A young Allen Park team dealt with some growing pains in 2017, but when the dust settled the Jaguars wrapped up the season with a 5-4 record.

Former Woodhaven Kmart being turned into a 'Rev'd Up Fun' center for families  Southgate News Herald

What has sat as a vacant shell for the past few years is about to be turned into a whole lot of fun for children and their families, according to.

Warrior Way Clothing Closet open for anyone in need; room has something for everyone  Southgate News Herald

Emergency situations aren't scheduled and hardships are never planned. Whether it's a fire or sudden financial challenge, students in Woodhaven High ...

Clothing giveaway held for Woodhaven students, families in need  Southgate News Herald

Students attending the Woodhaven-Brownstown School District and their families are invited to attend a clothing giveaway organized by Woodhaven DECA in ...

Pro football player offers encouraging message to 3-year-old Gibraltar boy born without a hand  Southgate News Herald

Some professional athletes have famously stated they don't consider themselves role models.

Lockdown in Melvindale | News  Southgate News Herald

The Melvindale Police Department is handling a possible barricaded gunman situation at Hanna and Elizabeth streets. Jordan Gray – For The News-Herald.

Get Christmas crafty with homemade ornaments | Downriver Life  Southgate News Herald

Handmade gifts, trinkets and treats help make the holiday season special. Although cookies and other baked goods are some of the most popular homemade ...

Shelter puppy's popularity triggers bidding process, online debate  Southgate News Herald

An adorable pup became the center of a heated online debate after a Jan. 3 Facebook post.

Iconic, decaying Packard Plant bridge collapses in Detroit  Southgate News Herald

What was once an iconic bridge is now just a pile of rubble, according to a tweet by at around 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 23. The 1939 ...

Kiwanis Club of Woodhaven honors students at Youth Citizenship Awards  Southgate News Herald

WOODHAVEN — The Kiwanis Club of Woodhaven recently honored students of each school in both the Woodhaven-Brownstown and Gibraltar School Districts ...

Walbridge Ohio police chief found dead in Brownstown; suicide suspected  Southgate News Herald

Walbridge Ohio Police Chief Walt Tylicki, who lived in Huron Township, was found dead Tuesday and investigators believe suicide is the cause.

WOODHAVEN: School district practices emergency response with mock boiler explosion (with video)  Southgate News Herald

WOODHAVEN — Mock disaster drills primarily are held for one critical reason, and that is the notion that one day a disaster won't be staged — it might be all.

Photos: Southern Wayne County Regional Chamber's Black Tie Gala and Expo  Southgate News Herald

The Southern Wayne County Regional Chamber held its Black Tie Gala and Expo at the Crystal Gardens Banquet Center in Southgate, Friday, Feb. 8, followed ...

Woodhaven senior goes to prom stag after NBA pro, ex-girlfriend back out of promised date and other top stories  Southgate News Herald

Woodhaven High School senior Jaime Guerra looks like he doesn't have a care in the world as he gets ready to head out on prom night. He was supposed to be ...

WOODHAVEN: Dance team turns in top performance | Sports  Southgate News Herald

WOODHAVEN — There is nothing 10 dancers at Woodhaven High School like more than facing the music.

Stolen vehicle, hit-and-run incident, warrant arrests and other Wyandotte police briefs  Southgate News Herald

○A 20-year-old Wyandotte man wanted for warrants related to serious crimes was arrested after he called attention to himself through his loud and erratic ...

Matcats shine in pair of tourneys as spring wrestling season commences

The Michigan Matcats opened their spring season Saturday at the Michigan USA Wrestling tournament at Brownstown Woodhaven High School by earning the ...

Downriver students learn about leadership at state conference  Southgate News Herald

Grand Rapids became a spring break destination for more than 1800 high school student leaders from across Michigan who warmed to their peers' *service* ...

Extortion attempt, larcenies from vehicles and other Wyandotte police briefs  Southgate News Herald

○At about 9 a.m. Nov. 2 a Wyandotte officer met with a resident of the 1000 block of 11th Street to take an attempted fraud complaint. The victim said unknown ...

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