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East Lansing students hold walkout for gun reform  WILX-TV

EAST LANSING, Mich. (WILX) -- The problem of gun violence back on the minds of students and parents in Mid-Michigan on Wednesday. Students at East ...

East Lansing High School expands foreign language curriculum  Spartan Newsroom

After unanimous approval by the School Board, a sixth-year foreign language course will be offered at East Lansing High School this fall. Students begin ...

2018 LSJ Great Grads: East Lansing High School  Lansing State Journal

The Lansing State Journal proudly presents the 2018 Great Grads from across the region. This special feature recognizes the top high school students from 45 ...

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

Six candidates are running for the East Lansing Public Schools Board of Education. The State Journal asked candidates to respond to a questionnaire about key ...

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.

Breslin a familiar place for Michigan basketball's ex-East Lansing star Brandon Johns  Lansing State Journal

Michigan's Brandon Johns Jr. 'looking forward to' return to East Lansing, where he grew up and starred in high school.

East Lansing High School continues 50-year-old tradition of floor hockey  Spartan Newsroom

The high school band battled giant speakers that were blasting music. The gym was full of students and parents watching in anticipation, cheering for their ...

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.

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 ...

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, ...

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 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 ...

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.

Tom Izzo gives unforgettable welcome to Iron Mountain team before MHSAA state title game  Lansing State Journal

EAST LANSING — Michigan State coach Tom Izzo's high school alma mater received an unforgettable welcome at the Breslin Center before it made history on ...

Tom Izzo gives unforgettable welcome to Iron Mountain (Mich.) before state title game  USA TODAY High School Sports

EAST LANSING — Michigan State coach Tom Izzo's high school alma mater received an unforgettable welcome at the Breslin Center before it made history on ...

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.

East Lansing  Spartan Newsroom

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

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.

The dizzying Mexican food scene in Lansing  City Pulse

At Casa de Rosado, more than a dozen are gathered to watch Latino activist Lorenzo Lopez demonstrate on how he cooks his signature enchiladas. It has the ...

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.

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.

Former MSU players, fans gather to honor Gus Ganakas  WILX-TV

There were plenty of laughter and tears during the two-hour funeral for Gus Ganakas.

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

Community events happening around Greater Lansing in October 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.


BEST DANCE BAR: GREEN DOOR (Green Door also won Best Music. Venue) So many venues in Lansing struggle to find a groove and disappear, but for ...

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

Community events happening around Greater Lansing in September 2018.

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 ...

Brandon Johns makes his introduction  The Michigan Daily

For a minute there, Brandon Johns felt like he was in high school again.

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 ...

Xavier Tillman: 5 things to know about the Michigan State basketball forward  Lansing State Journal

Here are 5 things to know about Michigan State basketball forward Xavier Tillman.

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.

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.

Winter weather mixing up sports schedule  WILX-TV

The weather is forcing school districts to scramble to find makeup dates for class, and for sports.

Old Town Lansing  Spartan Newsroom

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

Former Michigan State basketball coach Gus Ganakas dies at 92  Detroit Free Press

EAST LANSING — Former Michigan State basketball coach Gus Ganakas died Friday morning. He was 92. Ganakas coached the Spartans from 1969-76, going ...

Successful St. Johns football coach Dave Mariage steps down  Lansing State Journal

When Dave Mariage decided he wanted to teach and coach, he always envisioned himself being like Jack Piotter, who was his offensive line coach at East ...

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 ...

East Lansing's status as a college town provides unique opportunities to its high schoolers  Spartan Newsroom

For many high schoolers across the nation, there's no major university in sight for miles around. This isn't the case for students at East Lansing High School, ...

East Lansing mom with Stage 4 cancer gets chance to hear her son practice piano again  Lansing State Journal

Kalil Olsen's talent won him an award from Yamaha as well as a brand new piano. He'll be able to practice at home, which is music to his mother's ears.

Why Brandon Johns is exactly the breakout player Michigan basketball needs  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - For a college basketball program, it doesn't get much better than what Michigan's doing these days. *Fresh* off its second national ...

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 boys basketball coach Steve Finamore resigns

WLNS, a media partner of MLive, reports that Finamore announced his resignation Monday, a week before his team enters Class A district play in his eighth ...

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 | June 2018  Lansing State Journal

Community events happening in Greater Lansing in June 2018.

Eric Bach  Spartan Newsroom

Eric Bach is a journalism student in the Class of 2021. In addition to his journalism major, he has a minor in sports journalism. His focus is on sports, he works as ...

Lily J. Chatterjee  Spartan Newsroom

Learn about the history of the Michigan Freedom of Information Act. Sunshine Week 2019 · Push continues to apply public records laws to governor, legislature.

Lansing Police Department discovers lost copies of 'Behind the Badge'  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 ...

Meet Michigan State's 'Waffle Guy,' who got ESPN airtime for basketball game antics  Lansing State Journal

This Michigan State senior created a GoFundMe page Monday entitled "Get the Waffle Guy to the Big Ten Tournament."

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.

Putnam: East Lansing focuses on preventing suicides  Lansing State Journal

EAST LANSING – A wounded school district, reeling from recent back-to-back high school student suicides, is getting some much-needed moral support from ...

Holt-Delhi Township  Spartan Newsroom

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

Bath-DeWitt | Spartan Newsroom  Spartan Newsroom

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

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 ...

Michigan State honors Gus Ganakas with jersey patch  Lansing State Journal

The Michigan State men's basketball team will wear a patch honoring Gus Ganakas, the Spartan basketball coach from 1969-76 and played an instrumental role ...

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

EAST LANSING - Steve Finamore has some of the biggest names in basketball in his digital Rolodex. He's a text away from Michigan State men's basketball ...

Meet Mr. Basketball candidate Brandon Johns, a Michigan commit

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'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 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 ...

Putnam: Sex ed divides East Lansing parents  Lansing State Journal

EAST LANSING – Stephan Turner and Stuart White are both fathers of East Lansing High School students. They had opposite reactions to their fellow parent ...

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

MLive media partner WLNS-TV reports one of the lockers belonged to a Jewish student, who took offense to the symbol engraved on her locker.

Big Ten Conference tournament 2019: Bracket, schedule, how to watch  Lansing State Journal

See the schedule, scores and times for the 2019 Big Ten men's basketball tournament.

Schools Rule: East Lansing High School  WILX-TV

The Trojans at East Lansing High School kicked off Schools Rule in 2015 right with a lot of school spirit and unique activities.

With or without Connxctions, Lansing Comedy strives  City Pulse

No comedy club? No problem. Since the 2014 closing of Connxctions, the de facto Lansing comedy headquarters since 1984, local comedians have survived off ...

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.

Michigan high school football scores: Week 5  Detroit Free Press

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

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.

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 ...

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

An essay written by a 15-year-old African-American high school student is prompting the city of East Lansing to issue a formal apology for its past history of ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Young Creatives Program to put student artwork on billboards  City Pulse

Works being displayed on the billboards will include the creators' names, school and grade. Most of the billboards will be located in Lansing, while some of them ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

Great Grads 2016: Lansing Catholic High School  Lansing State Journal

Parents: Carl Boehlert and Paula Somohano of Okemos.

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.

Michigan State vs. Michigan men's basketball: Photos from Breslin  Lansing State Journal

Photos from the Michigan State vs. Michigan men's basketball game on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at the Breslin Center in East Lansing.

Redistricting Forum Draws Nearly 600 in East Lansing  WKAR

League of Women Voters of Michigan president Judy Karandjeff (at podium, center left) speaks to a capacity crowd at East Lansing High School about ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Anna Gwen Pritchard Hagerman | Obituaries |  Arizona Daily Sun

Anna Gwen Pritchard Hagerman died on August 16, 2018, (her wedding anniversary) at her home in Flagstaff, AZ after suffering a stroke. She was 96. She is ...

East Lansing school bond supporters say main goal is to inform, not persuade  Spartan Newsroom

Supporters of the East Lansing school bond say they know they can't persuade every resident to support the bond, so they're focusing on making sure everyone ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Heritage High School girls basketball takes home state championship  WNEM Saginaw

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

Wheel House studio  City Pulse

Work is under way on Wheel House Studio, a ceramic art and production facility planned for Lansing's REO Town neighborhood. Owner/artist Dan Nunez has ...

East Lansing grad hopes her video stops teens from distracted driving  WILX-TV

The East Lansing High School graduate who won some money for college hopes other teen drivers really take her message to heart about the dangers of ...

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 ...

Replay: Michigan State 77, Ohio State 70 in Big Ten tournament quarterfinals  Lansing State Journal

Live updates from the Michigan State vs. Ohio State game in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals.

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

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.

Music is in the air and Summer concert series calendar  City Pulse

While summer doesn't officially start until June 20, we're already seeing one of Greater Lansing's telltale signs of summer: lawn chair-toting families emerging ...

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