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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 ...

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.

Extra Police To Be At Woodhaven High School Monday Following Anonymous Social Media Threat  WWJ Newsradio 950

WOODHAVEN, Mich. (WWJ) -- There will be extra security on-hand at Woodhaven High School as a new school week begins on Monday after the report of a ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

What's Going On | 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 baseball holds off Saline for first-ever regional title  Southgate News Herald

Heading into the month of June, the showcase at Woodhaven High School was without a postseason baseball trophy.

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.

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 ...

Allen Park football gets by Woodhaven; forces first-place tie in Downriver League  Southgate News Herald

The Allen Park Jaguars went on the road Friday night and did something no other team has been able to do this season.

Downriver native launches first book in time travel young teen series  Southgate News Herald

A fever-induced dream inspired Downriver native Kimberly Erjavac, now living in L.A., to write “Finders,” the first book in the time travel series “The Twelfth Coin” ...

Two Josh Varney goals guide Woodhaven boys' soccer past Trenton  Southgate News Herald

Josh Varney scored a pair of goals and Woodhaven stifled Trenton 2-0 Wednesday to earn its sixth victory of the season.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Forged check doesn't fool Brownstown teller; man nabbed while waiting for 'his money'  Southgate News Herald

A man who came into a bank attempting to cash a bogus check didn't fool a cashier who turned the tables on him. Police were called to PNC Bank, 24905 ...

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 ...

Woodhaven students perform song with Foreigner at DTE Energy Music Theatre  Southgate News Herald

Woodhaven students had the opportunity of a lifetime when they performed on stage with rock band Foreigner in front of thousands of fans Sunday night.

Downriver DECA students compete at international competitions | News  Southgate News Herald

Dozens of students from across Downriver were among the 19000-plus who recently traveled to Atlanta, Georgia, to compete in the DECA International Career ...

Woodhaven tree lighting to offer kids with special needs, others, chance to chat with Santa  Southgate News Herald

Different things usher in the Christmas holiday season for different people, and for many Woodhaven residents, the annual tree lighting makes it official.

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. The Woodhaven Kiwanis Club has continued to celebrate ...

Woodhaven High school athletic field gets nearly $500000 upgrade  Southgate News Herald

The Woodhaven High School Warriors will be going to battle on a new field beginning in the fall.

Brownstown pair sentenced for multimillion dollar Medicare fraud scheme  Southgate News Herald

Two Brownstown residents were sentenced to 10 and six years in prison, respectively, after conducting a multimillion dollar scheme to defraud Medicare for ...

Woodhaven's Avery Carnicom signs to play baseball at Alma College  Southgate News Herald

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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 ...

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 ...

Woodhaven tennis rolls to Early Bird quad championship  Southgate News Herald

Woodhaven hosted its own Early Bird quad meet on Wednesday, Aug. 22 and came away with the championship.

Heres where to vote Nov. 6 in Monroe County  Bedford Now

Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 6. If you need to check your precinct number, go to Here's when and where to vote in ...

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 ...

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.

Woodhaven boy's tennis wins Jim Hadley Hall of Fame Tournament  Southgate News Herald

Woodhaven came away with the championship on Saturday in Dearborn at the annual Jim Hadley Hall of Fame Tournament.

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 ...

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 ...

'Detroit Diamond' to premier at Cleveland International Film Festival  Southgate News Herald

Local filmmakers Mohamed “Hamoody” Jaafar and Joe Vinson will premier their latest live action short film, “Detroit Diamond,” at the Academy Award-qualifying ...

Photos from Gibraltar Carlson vs. Woodhaven boys' basketball  Southgate News Herald

Gibraltar Carlson headed to Woodhaven on Friday night and beat the Warriors by a score of 69-65 in overtime. Check back with us for a recap from the game.

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.

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.

Downriver high schools celebrate 2018 graduations | News  Southgate News Herald

The News-Herald is photographing Downriver high school graduations this year.

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 ...

Attendance drops day after threats against high school investigated  Southgate News Herald

Attendance at Lincoln Park High School was down significantly Thursday after news spread across social media platforms about an alleged threat made against ...

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.

Woodhaven boys' cross country wins Warrior Invite; Allen Park girls place 3rd  Southgate News Herald

Guided by two runners in the top six, the Woodhaven boys came away with the championship on Friday at the Warrior Invitational at Lake Erie Metropark.

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* ...

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 scholarships | Downriver Life  Southgate News Herald

Advantage One Credit Union awarded three area students with academic scholarships worth $2500 each. They were selected based on an essay competition ...

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 ...

Elderly woman drives van through Brownstown cemetery to wish husband happy birthday  Southgate News Herald

An elderly woman who said she just wanted to visit her husband's grave site to wish him a happy birthday and visit ran into trouble when she decided to drive.

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.

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.

Trenton physician charged by Wayne County prosecutor with embezzling more than $100000  Southgate News Herald

The Wayne County Prosecutor's Office has charged a prominent doctor with embezzling more than $100000.

Woodhaven High School students 'turn school yellow' to heighten suicide prevention awareness  Southgate News Herald

The color yellow often represents rays of sunshine, happiness and hope.

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 ...

Allen Park football downs Wyandotte Roosevelt; avenges 2017 loss  Southgate News Herald

Looking to avenge a tough defeat at the hands of Wyandotte Roosevelt a year before, the Allen Park Jaguars came out under their home lights on Friday night ...

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.

Teen dedicates 13th birthday to doing 13 acts of kindness throughout metropolitan area  Southgate News Herald

For all the arrests made, lives saved, sacrifice and dedication, Molly Federoff is thankful to the Trenton Police and Fire departments — and many other ...

Four new troopers assigned to Monroe post  Monroe Evening News

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 ...

Woodhaven Stevi B's Pizza Buffet closing after videos show former manager dancing atop buffet bar  Southgate News Herald

A day after videos were posted online showing a scene inside a popular eatery that many people are calling troubling and unsanitary, the Woodhaven Stevi B's ...

Trenton's Maddie Douglas signs to play volleyball at Wayne State University  Southgate News Herald

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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 ...

Woodhaven teen told NBA player, girlfriend may have split, she could be 'no show' for prom date  Southgate News Herald

It started as a fun joke, grew into an Internet sensation and Thursday will materialize into one of the biggest events in Woodhaven High School prom history.

Downriver high school teams with offensive Native American logos could face penalty  Southgate News Herald

Local teams that refuse to remove Native American mascots and logos could soon face a penalty, but the key word is “offensive.”

Southgate Anderson girls, Wyandotte Roosevelt boys place 3rd at Charger Invite  Southgate News Herald

Despite the overcast skies and chilly temperatures on Saturday there were plenty of smiles, high-fives and strong performances at the annual Crestwood ...

Gibraltar Carlson wins Division 2 title at Flat Rock Invitational w/ PHOTO GALLERY  Southgate News Herald

There weren't many surprises as far as the final results go from Saturday's Flat Rock Competitive Cheer Invitational. But what might be a little surprising was how ...

All in the family: Fourth generation takes over Wyandotte business that had unusual start  Southgate News Herald

Many people aspire to run their own business, but the reality is few of them succeed.

The News-Herald honors its 2017 Academic All-Stars  Southgate News Herald

The News-Herald's 2017 Academic All-Stars honors 230 of Downriver's best and brightest high school graduates. All Downriver high schools were invited to ...

Downriver schools use state grants to enhance safety, security measures  Southgate News Herald

Several Downriver schools are in line to receive a share of $25 million in state grants to beef up security and safety. School officials said the money ...

Wahlburgers expected to open April 19 in Taylor | News  Southgate News Herald

We are excited to be here,” actor and musician Mark Wahlberg said of opening his newest restaurant in Taylor. “It reminds me of home, (of) good hard-working ...

Man charged with dumping woman's body in Ecorse identified as her estranged husband  Southgate News Herald

The human remains of Alisha McQueen, 28, of Detroit were identified more than a week ago after being found in Ecorse, and now the Wayne County ...

Children build strength, help special needs peers get active with Strength 4 A Cause  Southgate News Herald

Recently formed Strength 4 A Cause is helping local children build strength, speed and agility while raising funds to help their special needs peers pursue active ...

Field of 12 candidates in hunt for six seats on Ecorse City Council  Southgate News Herald

The field of candidates for a seat on the Ecorse City Council is crowded for the half a dozen seats available in the Nov. 6 election. There are 12 candidates in the ...

Woodhaven seniors will parade through former elementary schools in caps and gowns  Southgate News Herald

To many of them, it seems like it was just yesterday.

Taylor baseball scoreboard to be dedicated to the late Edward Boike  Southgate News Herald

The name of a longtime Taylor councilman and county commissioner has been added to a new scoreboard at the Taylor Northwest Little League at Papp Park.

Downriver-area ump fulfills a dream, works behind home plate for championship game of Little League World Series in Williamsport, PA  Southgate News Herald

A Downriver resident had one of the most significant individual achievements in sports in 2018.

BROWNSTOWN TWP.: Fire Department hires four men | News  Southgate News Herald

BROWNSTOWN TWP. — Four full-time firefighters/paramedics were introduced to the township Board of Trustees on Monday, increasing the number of ...

Downriver students, Southgate mayor in awe witnessing transfer of power at inauguration  Southgate News Herald

When the presidential inauguration got underway Jan. 20, millions watched from afar, but not several teachers, students and at least one city official from the ...

Southpoint Church celebrates 25 years | Downriver Life  Southgate News Herald

Southpoint Church is celebrating 25 years of “winning Downriver to Christ.”

Twice-fired Rockwood police officer faces charges of criminal sexual conduct with prisoner

One thing is known: Rockwood Police Officer Christian Zieminski, 33, of Rockwood has been charged with sex crimes against a prisoner.

BOYS' SWIM: Riverview repeats as Downriver Classic champion  Southgate News Herald

Guided by nine top-three finishes, the Riverview boys finished first on Saturday at Allen Park High and repeated as champions of the Downriver Classic.

Downriver high school students building successful businesses between classes, homework  Southgate News Herald

Few people have their career choices set in stone upon leaving high school, but an entrepreneurial spirit set in early for two Downriver teens who already were ...

Battle of the Bands in the 2017 America's Thanksgiving Parade in Detroit

Here are the Marching Bands in "America's Thanksgiving Parade." Voting starts at 6 a.m. Thanksgiving morning and runs until 11 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 26. You can ...

Voter turnout in many Downriver communities rivals presidential election  Southgate News Herald

Although it wasn't a presidential election, Tuesday's midterm elections certainly had the feel of one. In fact, several Downriver communities report that the ...

Woodhaven senior goes stag to prom after NBA pro, ex-girlfriend back out of promised date day of event  Southgate News Herald

It's a prom disappointment of epic proportions. Not only did Sacramento Kings guard Nik Stauskas and his ex-girlfriend not show up to a Woodhaven High ...

Eye of the Beholder Gaming Guild offers gamers a getaway  Southgate News Herald

Five days a week, Aaron Benrowski sneaks away from his wife and three children to a Taylor motel on Telegraph Road, where he does absolutely nothing ...

EDITORIALS: No jail time for twice-fired cop shocking to community  Southgate News Herald

A Wayne County Circuit Court judge sentenced former Rockwood police Officer Christian Zieminski to two years' probation last week after he pleaded guilty to ...

Robert Kosowski to challenge for State Senate seat  Southgate News Herald

State Rep. Robert Kosowski (D-Westland), who is term-limited, recently announced his candidacy to replace state Sen. Hoon-Yung Hopgood (D-Taylor).

Fifteen contractors hospitalized after blast furnace incident on Zug Island  Southgate News Herald

Fifteen people were hospitalized after an incident occurred at a U.S. Steel Great Lakes Works facility on Zug Island on Aug. 10.

2018 All-News-Herald Softball Dream Team | MIPrepZone  Southgate News Herald

A big season for Downriver-area softball was highlighted by impressive years from Flat Rock and Allen Park. Flat Rock won the Huron League title in 2018 and ...

Downriver high schools celebrate 2017 homecomings | News  Southgate News Herald

The News-Herald is photographing Downriver high school homecoming dances this year.

Meetings and support groups in the Downriver area  Southgate News Herald

To submit a meeting or support group, send an email to List the time, date, location, cost and contact information.

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