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On the issues - candidates for East Lansing school board  Lansing State Journal

Six candidates are running for East Lansing school board, Terah Chambers, Kath Edsall, Noel Garcia, Chris Martin, Kate Powers and Thasin Sardar.



No. 2 DeWitt hammers No. 3 East Lansing, 37-0, in battle of Division 3 powers  Lansing State Journal

The Panthers' defense shut down Kobe Hayward and the Trojans' vaunted offense.



E. Lansing homecoming parade Friday  WILX-TV

Drivers should be prepared to be delayed during the E. Lansing homecoming parade on Friday.



East Lansing High School presents 'High School Musical'  Spartan Newsroom

East Lansing High School opened the curtains to its Spring Musical on March 16. Opening night was met with a full auditorium, as tickets were sold out. Director ...



East Lansing Public Schools seek to increase diversity  Spartan Newsroom

East Lansing Public Schools, while currently not the most diverse school district, is making efforts to change for the better. According to the National Center for ...



East Lansing High School cultivates enthusiasm for music through variety  Spartan Newsroom

The music program is growing and changing within the walls of East Lansing High School. Parents and students said that, while the school has great facilities, ...



CONFIRMED: East Lansing High School boys basketball coach resigns  WLNS

EAST LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) - Steve Finamore, the coach of the East Lansing boys basketball team, has resigned. Finamore was in his eighth season as East ...



Meet some of Greater Lansing's outstanding high school graduates  Lansing State Journal

With their final year of high school behind them, hundreds of graduating seniors across Greater Lansing are collecting diplomas and preparing for life's next ...



Lansing area high school football scores for Week 5  Lansing State Journal

Follow along for up-to-the-minute updates from all of the Week 5 high school football action Friday.



Lansing area high school football scores for Week 1  Lansing State Journal

Follow along for up-to-the-minute updates from all of the Week 1 high school football action Thursday and Friday.



Lansing-area students walk out to protest gun violence, honor Parkland shooting victims  Lansing State Journal

Hundreds of students in the Lansing region marched out of school to protest gun violence and honor those killed at in Parkland, Florida, on Feb. 14.



See how Lansing-area high schools rank on state's new public school rating system  Lansing State Journal

A new rating system for public schools in Michigan debuted last week with Williamston High School at the top among local high schools.



Game of the Week winner announced  WILX-TV

This week's Game of the Week winner has been announced: DeWitt at East Lansing.



Why a 15-year-old has East Lansing talking about racism  Lansing State Journal

EAST LANSING - It started with a 15-year-old and an essay. It could become a citywide effort to educate and possibly heal. East Lansing officials are ready to ...



East Lansing's Jaida Hampton named Michigan's 2018 Miss Basketball  Detroit Free Press

How East Lansing's Jaida Hampton went from reserve varsity player to Michigan's 2018 Miss Basketball winner.



East Lansing Graduate Taylor Manson earns Bronze Medal for USA Track and Field  WILX-TV

LANSING, Mi Taylor Manson was an outstanding athlete for the East Lansing High School track and field program and she has continued that as a sprinter at the ...



East Lansing High School Apologizes for Head Wrap Incident  WLNS

LANSING, MI - Yesterday morning at East Lansing High school a female African American student was told by her English teacher to immediately remove her ...



East Lansing's Brandon Johns dreams of playing at Breslin...in maize and blue  Lansing State Journal

EAST LANSING — Brandon Johns has dreamed about running onto the court at a Michigan State basketball game since the day he made his college decision.



Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor to Visit the East Lansing-MSU Community this month  WKAR

Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, Supreme Court of the United States, will be visiting the East Lansing-MSU community this month as part of the 2018 One.



Couch: Michigan State, Lansing United star DeJuan Jones closing in on MLS dream  Lansing State Journal

Former East Lansing star, just back from training from two MLS clubs, leads his hometown Lansing United.



In today's world, student safety is a top priority for East Lansing schools  Spartan Newsroom

When it comes to school safety, parent Kath Edsall rarely speaks to her children about the issue. Edsall currently has five children enrolled in East Lansing ...



Archer Retires After 41 Years As East Lansing Soccer Coach  WILX-TV

East Lansing High School has announced the retirement of boys soccer coach Nick Archer. He began the program in 1977 and served all 41 years. He also ...



Sexual assault reported at East Lansing High School  Lansing State Journal

EAST LANSING - Police are investigating a sexual assault reported last week at East Lansing High School.



Shots fired inside parking garage in East Lansing  WILX-TV

It happened around 2:30 AM Sunday at Grove and Linden Street, just half-a-mile south of East Lansing High School.



Community events from around Greater Lansing | September 2018  Lansing State Journal

Community events happening around Greater Lansing in September 2018.



Former star athletes to lead Eastern, East Lansing high schools  Lansing State Journal

Marcelle Carruthers and Andrew Wells spent their adolescent years walking the halls of Eastern and East Lansing High School, respectively.



See the high school girls basketball Dream Team and all-area  Lansing State Journal

See the Lansing area girls basketball standouts from this winter.



Community events from around Greater Lansing | October 2018  Lansing State Journal

Community events happening around Greater Lansing in October 2018.



Teen basketball player's essay leads to East Lansing apology for racism  Lansing State Journal

EAST LANSING -- A high school basketball player's essay has caused city officials to craft a formal apology for the racism blacks experienced decades ago.



East Lansing apologizes for decades of racism, plans annual community conversations  Lansing State Journal

EAST LANSING -- East Lansing's City Council passed this week a resolution that apologizes for the racism people experienced in the city until about 50 years ...



Meet Mr. Basketball candidate Brandon Johns, a Michigan commit  MLive.com

Get to know East Lansing's Brandon Johns -- last year's AP Class A boys basketball Player of the Year, a Michigan commit and a 2018 Mr. Basketball finalist.



East Lansing  Spartan Newsroom

News and information from student journalists at the Michigan State University School of Journalism.



Community events from around Greater Lansing | June 2018  Lansing State Journal

Community events happening in Greater Lansing in June 2018.



A Student's Essay Pushes A City's Apology  WKAR

Tonight , the East Lansing City Council is expected to make a symbolic gesture that's taken 50 years to materialize.



2018 TOP OF THE TOWN WINNERS  City Pulse

Crunchy's also won Best Comedy Night, Best Place for Students, Open Mic Night and Spartan Sports Hangout).



Community events from around Greater Lansing | August 2018  Lansing State Journal

Community events happening in Greater Lansing in August 2018.



High school freshman Alex Hosey sits for anthem to highlight his town’s history of housing discrimination  The Undefeated

Alex Hosey had been thinking about making a statement that would make people acknowledge his town's past — but he didn't exactly know what he'd do or how ...



Judy Putnam: Prof live tweets ELHS sex ed  Lansing State Journal

EAST LANSING — Alice Dreger attended her son's sex education class at East Lansing High School on Wednesday. She live tweeted it, too. With 45 sharply ...



East Lansing's Finamore took unlikely road to coaching  Lansing State Journal

Passion for hoops, persistence and the love of his life led Brooklyn native on winding trek to East Lansing High School.



Justice Sonia Sotomayor to visit East Lansing as part of 'One Book' events  Lansing State Journal

EAST LANSING - A memoir written by the first Latina and third woman appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court, Justice Sonia Sotomayor, has been chosen as the ...



Putnam: East Lansing neighborhood reviews racist deed restrictions, still alive in 2018  Lansing State Journal

It's not enforceable but the deed restriction is like a stain that won't wash out.



New high school athletic transfer rule  WILX-TV

A new transfer rule for high school student-athletes, to be put into effect 2018-19 school year.



Michigan basketball commitment scores 51 points in latest game  MLive.com

East Lansing's Brandon Johns (23) is triple teamed during the Jackson High School vs East Lansing High School boys varsity basketball game in Jackson, ...



Heritage High School girls basketball takes home state championship  WNEM Saginaw

The Heritage High School girls basketball team won the class A state championship.



Putnam: East Lansing focuses on preventing suicides  Lansing State Journal

The second death in a three-week span sparked worries of the “contagion” effect.



Local author's tome recounts more than a century of police history  City Pulse

The book, “Behind the Badge: the History of the Lansing Police Department,” by Patricia E. Heyden, was long thought to be out of print. It will be on sale for $25 ...



East Lansing basketball standout Brandon Johns heads to Ann Arbor  Spartan Newsroom

Most people who closely follow college basketball recruiting might have thought a top basketball prospect born and raised in Lansing would choose to stay ...



Old Town Lansing  Spartan Newsroom

News and information from student journalists at the Michigan State University School of Journalism.



Michigan high school basketball: Girls state quarterfinals schedule  Detroit Free Press

The schedule for the game before the state semifinals to be played at Calvin College.



Does your child's teacher miss too much school?  Lansing State Journal

A majority of full-time teachers working in 11 Lansing School District buildings missed more than 10 days during the 2013-14 school year.



Bath-DeWitt | Spartan Newsroom  Spartan Newsroom

News and information from student journalists at the Michigan State University School of Journalism.



Michigan high school football scores: Week 5  Detroit Free Press

Michigan high school football scoreboard for Week 5 from around the state.



East Lansing's Brandon Johns makes it official, signs with Michigan basketball  Lansing State Journal

EAST LANSING - It felt like a family reunion to Brandon Johns when he visited Ann Arbor in late June and gave coach John Beilein his verbal commitment.



East Lansing breaks ground on Red Cedar Elementary, renovations to come  Spartan Newsroom

East Lansing's school board officially broke ground on Red Cedar Elementary, the first of six schools in the district set to undergo construction on April 9.



Holt-Delhi Township  Spartan Newsroom

News and information from student journalists at the Michigan State University School of Journalism.



Mr. Basketball: Michigan State commit Foster Loyer bringing swagger back to Breslin Center  Lansing State Journal

(CORRECTION: In the original version of this story, it was incorrectly written that Earvin "Magic" Johnson was a Mr. Basketball recipient. In 2010, Johnson was ...



Director of Lansing public housing agency resigns amid criticism  Lansing State Journal

Lansing City Council members had been calling for Martell Armstrong to step down since June.



East Lansing grad wins scholarship for distracted driving video  WILX-TV

A former East Lansing High School student has won a college scholarship contest for her message to teens about distracted driving. Kelley Sweitzer, who is a ...



East Lansing's co-op music scene fills live venue void  Spartan Newsroom

The co-op music scene is an answer to the lack of live-music venues in East Lansing. It provides a platform for up and coming musicians while offering entry to ...



Family-safe Halloween party with the MSU Greeks scheduled for Oct. 30  WILX-TV

The Greek community at MSU has planned a Safe Halloween street carnival for the whole family.



Mila Murray  Spartan Newsroom

Mila Murray is a sophomore journalism student at Michigan State University expecting to graduate in 2020. She works as the student government reporter at The ...



Fate of Red Cedar divides East Lansing school board candidates  Lansing State Journal

Update - A previous version of this story inaccurately stated Kath Edsall's workplace and the educational status of her children. It has been corrected.



'It's everybody's dream to come home'  City Pulse

Timothy Busfield returns to his roots for LCC show opening this weekend Before he hit it big with cultural touchstones “thirtysomething” and “Field of Dreams,” ...



Couch: For Lansing United, a better league, lost rivalries and big dreams  Lansing State Journal

Lansing United begins play its fifth season next week, its first in the Premier Development League, with hopes of moving up again.



Family spreads hope after death of East Lansing student  WLNS

Tragically Sydney isn't the only East Lansing high school student to recently take her own life. According to others at the event, another female freshman student ...



Ingham County Elections  Spartan Newsroom

News and information from student journalists at the Michigan State University School of Journalism.



3 East Lansing High School students face potential charges after allegedly carving swastikas into lockers  MLive.com

View full sizeEast Lansing High School at 509 Burcham Drive. Three students allegedly carved images of a swastika into two other students' lockers recently.



Overnight, it's a new Michigan. Women sweep to power in change election.  Bridge Michigan

Welcome to Michigan, legalized pot (Proposition 1). So long, gerrymandering (Proposition 2). Hello, expanded voting rights (Proposition 3). Democrats and ...



Local piano student wins piano award  WILX-TV

An East Lansing High School student who has autism, and a gift for music, is the first winner of a new award. News 10's morning anchor Lora Painter finds out ...



Pewamo-Westphalia shuts out Ithaca, 38-0, in battle of Michigan football powers  Lansing State Journal

ALMA - The showdown between state powers Ithaca and Pewamo-Westphalia may not have lived up to the hype as far as competitiveness. But P-W showed just ...



HEALTH ALERT: East Lansing student who attended graduation ceremony Sunday, diagnosed with Whooping Cough  WLNS

EAST LANSING, MI (WLNS) - 6 News has learned that a student who graduated from East Lansing High School Sunday has been diagnosed with Whooping ...



East Lansing girls outlast Haslett  USA TODAY High School Sports

East Lansing's Jaida Hampton shoots during the game against Haslett on Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 at East Lansing High School. East Lansing won, 60-50.



What's it like to be transgender in high school? Current, former students weigh in  Lansing State Journal

Williamston is the first district in the region to put into policy how it'll treat transgender students. It's unlikely to be the last.



Data analysis: "Modern-day redlining" happening in Detroit and Lansing  Michigan Radio

In the 1930s, property assessors graded American cities on a four-point scale, with the worst neighborhoods coded red, giving birth to the term "redlining.".



Summer deadline for Ingham County schools of choice  Spartan Newsroom

Thinking of sending your child to a school of choice? A complete rundown of how the schools of choice program works in Michigan, and specifically in Ingham ...



From foster care to fulfillment: U-M program gives hope to foster students across Michigan  University of Michigan News

ANN ARBOR—Cherish Fields spent many unsettled years moving around in foster care before proudly graduating from the University of Michigan with degrees ...



Michigan high school football: Vote for defensive player of the week  Detroit Free Press

Vote for the Free Press high school football offensive player of the week. The winner will be invited to the 2019 Free Press Sports Awards.



Sun setting on Eastern  City Pulse

The arched windows of Lansing's Eastern High School are webbed with fine tracery that reads like cursive script on a ruled tablet of limestone and brick.



Putnam: Sex ed divides East Lansing parents  Lansing State Journal

Alice Dreger, a university professor, said she was banned from the high school campus, except for her son's activities, after she used profanity in an after-class ...



FOX Sports analyst, J-Lo's boyfriend Alex Rodriguez visits Michigan State sports teams  Lansing State Journal

A-Rod, the former baseball superstar, was on Michigan State's campus today.



Redistricting Forum Draws Nearly 600 in East Lansing  WKAR

In the 2016 election, Michigan House Republicans edged out Democrats by just 3000 votes. Yet, the GOP won more than 57 percent of all state House seats.



Four Graduates Charged with EL High School Vandalism  WILX-TV

East Lansing, Mich. (WILX) Four East Lansing High School graduates have been charged with vandalizing the high school building--three are former football ...



The Good, The Bad, The Random during MSU football’s bye week  The Only Colors

Just because it's a bye doesn't mean MSU didn't have a great weekend.



Great Grads 2016: Lansing Catholic High School  Lansing State Journal

Parents: Carl Boehlert and Paula Somohano of Okemos.



Local group hosts seminar on Child Abuse Prevention  WILX-TV

Area *service* organizations and medical and law enforcement professionals will be hosting an all day workshop on Saturday to teach parents, guardians, and ...



Michigan 2018 basketball recruits giving fans plenty of reason for excitement  MLive.com

East Lansing's Brandon Johns (23) blocks the shot of Jackson's Shonte Suddeth (0) in a boys basketball game at Jackson High School on Thursday, January 27 ...



Michigan State basketball commit Foster Loyer wins Mr. Basketball trophy  The Only Colors

I'll be honest, it's still a little bit hard for me to discuss Michigan State Spartans basketball right now, but there is some good news to report on following MSU's ...



Lansing public high schools struggling to make students college-ready  Spartan Newsroom

The Lansing Public School District has gained an outstanding reputation for their high schools from some. But others say the academics are as poor as Detroit ...



Professor's tweets from her child's sex education class at Michigan high school go viral  MLive.com

Author and professor Alice Domurat Dreger was invited by her child to attend a health class lesson sexual education at an East Lansing school Wednesday.



Michigan high school football top performers of Week 5  Detroit Free Press

Here's who stood out in Week 5 of the Michigan high school football season across the state.



Halloween 2017: Lansing events, trick or treat hours, and more  Lansing State Journal

How to get your fright on: Your guide to a happy, haunted and fun Halloween in the greater Lansing area.



9 Jackson-area boys basketball teams advance to district title games  MLive.com

Jackson-area boys basketball sent eight out of a possible 10 teams through to the district championships after picking up wins on Wednesday night.



Eli Pales  Spartan Newsroom

Eli Pales is a political science and journalism major graduating in 2019. Eli is from Aurora, Colorado, and enjoys talking about current events and political issues ...



Local American Idol contestant spills the beans  Spartan Newsroom

Shortly before getting up before ABC's millions of viewers, Waverly High School graduate Rachel Curtis credits her parents with helping her conquer the stage ...



A memoir of MLK, MSU and discrimination in East Lansing  Lansing State Journal

The night Walter Neller knocked on his door, Robert L. Green had been helping his wife, Lettie, wash the dinner dishes. It was December 1962, and Green, who ...



These 20 high school seniors are receiving full-ride scholarships to UNC Charlotte  The Charlotte Observer

A group of 20 high school seniors were announced as recipients of UNC Charlotte's Levine Scholars Program. It awards each student with a full-ride scholarship ...



From the Archives: High school graduations  Lansing State Journal

High school students across the United States are counting down the days until graduation. It's a bittersweet occasion.



Alumna, student earn prestigious scholarships for graduate study abroad  MSUToday

A Michigan State University alumna and a senior have earned prestigious scholarships to pursue graduate study abroad. Clara Lepard, an Honors College ...



Great Grads 2016: Lansing Everett High School  Lansing State Journal

Parents: James Arnold and Shannon Migendt of Lansing.



One of three races for county commissioners to be decided Tuesday  Houghton Lake resorter

There are three races for Roscommon County commissioner seats. One race will be determined Aug. 7 in the primary election. In District 2, Glenn Artz is vying.



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