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Suspicious person near Comstock Park High School triggers lockdown

Comstock Park Public Schools locked down its high school Thursday after the Kent County Sheriff's Office informed them of a possible threat in the area.

Fans can pick next Saginaw-area Spring Sports Athlete of Week (May 12-18)

The spring sports season is hitting the home stretch with tennis and track regionals sending the top athletes in the Saginaw area to the state meets. The top ...

Record-setting quarterback returns for Comstock Park

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. -- Opening night for high school football in Michigan is Thursday, August 23, which means the 13 ON YOUR SIDE sports department ...

Comstock Park High School students going 'old school' with cell phones

Walk in to any Comstock Park High School classroom or the cafeteria during any lunch period and something appears to be different.

Forest Hills Northern defeats Gull Lake, 1-0 in overtime  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich -- Both Jonathan Kliewer and Kaden McCloughan were incredible in the Division-II high school boys state semifinal at Grand Rapids ...

2019 Academic State Champs honors Michigan schools where college is the norm  Bridge Michigan

Dearborn Public Schools has two early-college programs at Henry Ford College, helping the district's high schools snare Academic State Champs honors.

Search Michigan schools to see how they compare in sending grads to college  Bridge Michigan

Use this database to search for your Michigan high school and see how it compares in sending graduates to college to others nearby and of similar economic ...

Feb. 10: Jim Olson, Comstock Park High School  Fox17

Classroom of the Week, Feb. 10, 2017: Jim Olson, Comstock Park HS Retired Teacher and Wrestling coach Comstock Park HS students observing Black History ...

She focuses on words and beyond, helping ELL students be successful  School News Network

It's 7:55 a.m. and Christy Tripp-Arkema has a lot of energy. Her cheery voice welcomes students, “Good Morning, Vietnam!” It's one of many cultural references ...

Seven Comstock Park students charged with illegal entry into teacher’s home  Fox17

COMSTOCK PARK, Mich. --Seven Comstock Park students are expected to plead guilty to one count each of illegal entry after charged with entering the home of ...

No more jail time for student who used Facebook to threaten Comstock Park High School  The Grand Rapids Press -

Malachino was arrested, although Kent County Sheriff's Department investigators did not believe that Malachino had the capacity to carry out the threats.

Student who planned murder and rape at Comstock Park High School pleads guilty to terror threat  The Grand Rapids Press -

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The teen who documented his plans to murder and rape fellow students at Comstock Park High School on Facebook and through text ...

Shining Bright: Leland Comets win D4 state title  Traverse City Record Eagle

COMSTOCK PARK — Jesus Calderon-Balcazar cut like his feet caught flames, danced as if he wore tap shoes and fired his shot like an archer on target.

Why Comstock Park schools superintendent is out of running for top job in Grandville

Comstock Park Public Schools Superintendent Ethan Ebenstein has decided to stay where he is and not pursue the same position in Grandville.

Comstock Park teen to stand trial for April crash that killed 1, injured 3

A Comstock Park teen has been ordered to stand trial for a deadly crash in April that killed a passenger and critically injured three others when his car slammed ...

Week behind bars for Comstock Park teens who broke into teacher’s house  Fox17

KENT COUNTY, Mich. -- Seven Comstock Park students were sentenced to seven days in the Kent County jail Friday after pleading guilty to breaking into a ...

Leland spoils Kalamazoo Hackett comeback try in D4 boys soccer semifinals

HOLLAND, MI - Kalamazoo Hackett shut out its opponents in five playoff games leading up to Wednesday's Division 4 state semifinal showdown with Leland.

Michigan's top Division 3 girls track and field athletes

Clinton's Amanda Schaare finishes second at the girls discus championship at the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state finals at Comstock Park High School in ...

MySchool@Kent students overcome obstacles to get to graduation  School News Network

Students choose online high school for a variety of reasons. Here, a few of this year's graduates reflect on why that type of learning, and the unique supports it ...

Kalamazoo Christian beats North Muskegon in shootout, but compassion wins

Sportsmanship and emotion on full display after No. 3 Comets knock off No. 1 Norsemen in Division 4 soccer semifinals.

Records detail death threats Comstock Park teen allegedly sent to peers  The Grand Rapids Press -

Search warrants unsealed in Kent County District Court shed further light on the threats Malachino is accused of making. Investigators have said the threats were ...

Teen enters pleas in April crash that killed 1, injured 3 passengers

A Comstock Park teen is facing a minimum of nearly 2½ years in prison after pleading no contest to four felony charges stemming from a deadly crash in April ...

Kalamazoo-area girls high school track and field leaderboard

See the Kalamazoo-area's top runners, throwers, jumpers and vaulters from early in the 2018 girls track and field season.

Grand Rapids high school football teams discuss helmets, walk-up songs, slogans in Media Day 2

Get to know some of the Grand Rapids area high school football teams as training camp nears.

Michigan's top Division 3 female track athletes heading into state final -

McBain's Shelby Whitt wins her heat of the girls 300-meter hurdles at the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state finals at Comstock Park High School in ...

7 days in jail for 7 high school lacrosse players who trashed teachers' home

GRAND RAPIDS TOWNSHIP, MI - It will be seven days in jail for the seven Comstock Park High School seniors who illegally entered the home of two teachers ...

When Being a Nerd is 'More Than OK'  School News Network

Being a “nerd” at Comstock Park High School is about doing what you enjoy, taking pride in being smart and sharing quirky passions with others. “It's a beautiful ...

Latest Michigan prep boys track leaders in Division 1

A preliminary heat of the boys 100-meter dash at the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state finals at Comstock Park High School in Comstock Park, MI on ...

'Speak out,' Erin Brockovich tells residents affected by toxic dumping

"Ask questions. Demand answers. That's where the change will really begin," Environmental and Consumer Activist Erin Brockovich said to residents affected by ...

Erin Brockovich meets with community dealing with PFAS water contamination in Kent County  Detroit Free Press

"The haphazard way we dispose our waste around the US continues to happen in 2017 ... it's going to have to stop," Erin Brokovich said in Kent County.

Top statewide girls track and field marks as of May 10

Lansing Catholic's Olivia Theis wins the girls 3200m at the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state championships at Comstock Park High School in Comstock ...

Sparta High School honors student killed in crash with blood drive

16-year-old Alyssa Eggerding died a day after she was in a car that police say crashed into a tree at 110 miles per hour in April. Several other students from ...

Erin Brockovich sets meeting for residents impacted by toxic dumping

PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI -- Environmental and consumer advocate Erin Brockovich will join a team of attorneys this week at a meeting with local residents ...

Kalamazoo-area girls high school track leaderboard heading into regionals

See the Kalamazoo-area's top runners, throwers, jumpers and vaulters heading into regionals.

So, What's Your Job Like?  School News Network

Cold weather can sometimes be a plumber's ally. That was one of the first things Nathan Bush and Ben Smith learned as they stomped their work boots against ...

Michigan high school girls track defending champs and top contenders for 2017

Lansing Waverly girls team finished in first place with 42 points during the MHSAA Division 2 State Track Finals on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at Zeeland Stadium in ...

Dia de los Muertos a Celebration of Life  School News Network

Schools throughout Kent ISD this week studied and celebrated Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), a a Nov. 2 holiday to honor the dead that originated in ...

Michigan's top Division 3 boys track and field athletes

Check out the top efforts in Division 3 boys track this season.

Michigan prep boys track leaders for Division 3

Sanford Meridian won the Division 3 boys title in 2016, with Christian Petre finishing second in the 100-meter dash. (Allison Farrand | File). 100-meter ...

Comstock Park teacher's legal woes multiply  The Grand Rapids Press -

COMSTOCK PARK -- When a group of teens showed up at Comfort Suites for a party last month, they found teacher Jim Idziak waiting in the parking lot. "He was ...

South Haven forfeits game after fight sparks suspensions

SOUTH HAVEN, Mich. (WOOD) — The South Haven Rams are forfeiting Tuesday's varsity basketball game after suspensions sparked by a game time fight ...

Best in State  Houghton Lake resorter

Houghton Lake senior Jackson Blanchard is a State Champion again. Not only did Blanchard defend his title in the 110m high hurdles and 300m hurdles, ...

These are the best 50 public high schools for athletics in Michigan, report says

A new report from Niche ranks more than 12000 public schools in the nation based on five different factors.

Kalamazoo-area track qualifiers prepare for Saturday's state meets

Follow along to see which Kalamazoo-area athletes will look to cap their seasons with all-state finishes.

Ambassador to Her Own Personal UN  School News Network

This is the sixth time Dottie Unrath has hosted exchange students, providing each a warm home from which to experience a new land. The first one, a boy from ...

Six Bucks and a Bobcat to represent Roscommon County at State Track meet  Houghton Lake resorter

Six athletes from Roscommon High School and one from Houghton Lake will vie for a State Championship in a variety of events at the Michigan High School ...

38 regional champs highlight Kalamazoo-area's girls track state qualifiers

See the 88 girls who will be representing the Kalamazoo-area at the track and field state finals.

Boyle eclipses school record with second place at State  Houghton Lake resorter

"It was a tough loss, but a new school record," said Roscommon's Jack Boyle of his second-place shot put throw at the Division 3 State Final Track Meet at.

Six Kalamazoo-area track and field champions crowned at state finals -

Follow along to see the Kalamazoo-area's 2017 track and field all-staters.

Election, August storm, athletic success among top stories of 2018  Houghton Lake resorter

By Cheryl Holladay, Krista Tacey-Cater and Eric Hamp The book on 2018 has now been closed. It had many chapters. While the country was dealing with ...

Wyoming Lee's Thomas Robinson repeats as 100 and 200 dash champion

Wyoming Lee's Thomas Robinson wins the boys 200m at the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state championships at Comstock Park High School in Comstock ...

Tech Center's 3D Autism Project a national finalist in Samsung 'Solve for Tomorrow' contest  School News Network

Students in 3D Animation are working on a huge project to help those with autism become more successful in social situations. These efforts are drawing ...

Hollands Greg Ceithaml teaches, trains then coaches against former players

HOLLAND — Walking to midfield of Comstock Park High School last year in the Division 2 state soccer final with his players, Holland head coach Greg Ceithaml ...

Parchment's Shiyon Taylor named 2017 Kalamazoo Gazette Girls Track Athlete of the Year

Parchment's Shiyon Taylor, center, wins the girls 200m at the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state championships at Comstock Park High School in Comstock ...

Michigan's girls track leaders for April 27

Check out the top-five girls track leaders for each event.

Adrian Madison wins D3 girls track championship with state-record run

The Adrian Madison girls track team poses with its 2017 Division 3 state championship trophy on Saturday, June 3 at Comstock Park High School. (Patrick ...

Grand Rapids 2017 high school football previews, schedules, more

The 2017 high school football season will kick off Aug. 24-26 for teams across Grand Rapids. Here's a rundown of area teams.

Community bands together after crash that killed student, injured others

SPARTA, MI -- A small town rocked by a fatal crash is banding together to remember a high school junior and support another student who was injured in the ...

Complete guide to 2018 high school competitive cheer state finals

The Allen Park competitive cheer team competes in the Division 2 state finals at The DeltaPlex Arena in Grand Rapids Saturday, March 4, 2017. (Cory Olsen ...

Beer cheese poutine wins Whitecaps Fan Food Vote

The Whitecaps announced on March 30 that the winner of the Food Fan Vote is the beer cheese poutine.

Michigan's top Division 3 male track athletes heading into state final

Check out the top athletes in Division 3 with one final meet remaining.

Pole vaulter wins Division 3 state title despite snapping pole

Hillsdale's Rees Nemeth competes in the pole vault during the Division 3 track state finals on Saturday, June 3 at Comstock Park High School. (Patrick Nothaft ...

Michigan's Ultimate Sports Champion top 20 after fall sports season

Which Michigan high school athletic program fared best during the recently completed fall season?

Battani, McEwan advance  Tri City Times

TRI-CITY AREA — The Almont and Capac boys' track teams pulled up eighth and 11th, respectively, last Friday at a Division 3 regional hosted by Marlette High.

Jersey Mike's Subs opens; free sandwich with school donation

Jersey Mike's Subs is opening just its second West Michigan location Wednesday, April 20, and they're looking to help local schools in the process.

See the top boys track and field marks before state championships

East Kentwood's Khance Meyers leads the pack before winning the 100-meter dash during the MHSAA 2016 track and field state finals at Eagle Stadium in ...

Meet the 2017 Kalamazoo Gazette girls soccer Dream Team

Follow along as we recognize the top local soccer players from this past season with our 2017 Kalamazoo Gazette Dream Team.

Michigan prep girls track leaders for Division 3

Check out the top Division 3 track leaders in Michigan as of April 15.

What it takes to be a National Merit semifinalist and what's next

About 16000 students nationwide have been named National Merit semifinalists, including 54 from Kent and Ottawa counties.

Comstock Park competitive cheer wins regional, team is in 'perfect position' to win third state championship

ROCKFORD, MI – If a pattern that began in 2008 continues, the Comstock Park competitive cheer team will win this year's Division 3 state championship.

Best Division 1 boys track times from around the state

MLive has been taking a look at some of the top track athletes from around the state all season long.

Kent Career Tech Center Principal is Top Michigan Administrator  School News Network

As principal at Kent Career Tech Center, John Kraus leads a more-than 100-member staff for more than 20 career-focused programs. He also oversees the ...

Michigan's top Division 3 boys track and field prep athletes

DeAndre Brown competes in the 100 meter hurdle at the Chesaning Track Invitational on Friday, April 28, 2017 at Chesaning High School. Schools that ...

Frankenmuth's Dan Stone ready for MSU future after winning discus, shot state titles

Frankenmuth's Dan Stone throws the discus during the Division 3 state track meet on Saturday, June 3 at Comstock Park High School. (Patrick Nothaft ...

Parchment's Shiyon Taylor is the Kalamazoo Gazette's inaugural Female Athlete of the Year

Parchment's Shiyon Taylor wins the girls 200m at the MHSAA Division 3 track and field state championships at Comstock Park High School in Comstock Park on ...

Rayder girls fifth at Division III state finals, Ramblers tie for eighth  Petoskey News-Review

COMSTOCK PARK—Northern Michigan was well represented Saturday at the Michigan High School Athletic Association Division III track and field state finals at ...

Bands bring music, drama to Ford Field competition  Detroit Free Press

Nearly 50 Michigan high school marching bands will be in Detroit for Saturday's competition.

West Michigan Congressmen nominate 30 students for acceptance to military service academies  The Grand Rapids Press -

U.S. Rep. Justin Amash, R-Cascade Township, nominated 20 students to be considered for military academies and Rep. Bill Huizenga, R-Zeeland, 10.

Sanford Meridian boys set 1600-meter relay state record to snare Division 3 boys track state title

COMSTOCK PARK, MI — Jacob Ham almost coasted, but that would have been unsportsmanlike. And it probably would have cost Sanford Meridian a state title.

Area boys bring home 4 state T&F titles | Local Sports  Traverse City Record Eagle

Traverse City Central's Cassidy Henshaw and Traverse City West's Erik LaBonte combined to earn five all-state performances as Saturday's Division 1 Track ...

MHSAA Track and Field State Finals Meet Results  Fox17

The MHSAA held the state track and final meets for all four divisions in the lower peninsula. Here are the results for Divisions 1, 3, and 4. We are waiting for final ...

Michigan's 2017 girls high school soccer all-state teams

Follow along to see which players were selected for the MiHSSCA's 2017 all-state teams across all four divisions.

Kalamazoo-area sends 25 players to girls soccer all-state list

Follow along to see all 25 of the Kalamazoo-area athletes to earn 2017 all-state honors in girls soccer.

Army National Combine participants

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.

Norovirus-like symptoms reported by Beltline Bar patrons, health department says  The Grand Rapids Press -

GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Kent County Health Department officials were alerted this week to the possibility of a Norovirus outbreak among customers of the Beltline ...

University of Michigan-bound runner Chase Barnett, Zac Benham push each other, power Mason County Central

Mason Country Central's Chase Barnett crosses the finish line en route to winning the 1600-meter run at the Division 3 state finals last season at Comstock Park ...

Tri-City Times selects All-Area girls track team  Tri City Times

TRI-CITY AREA — From the first meet until the last, these athletes set the standard for excellence. Here is a look at who made the 2015 edition of The Tri-City.

Frankenmuth sets three state meet records, claims fourth Division 3 state title in past six years  The Ann Arbor News

Frankenmuth's Angie Ritter anchors the record-setting 800-meter relay Saturday at Comstock Park. (Joel Bissell | By Hugh Bernreuter ...

See how all Jackson area teams and athletes fared in the postseason -

With baseball, softball and soccer in districts, golf in regionals and track and field and girls tennis in the state finals, there was a lot going on this past week.

Fans can pick greatest Saginaw-area prep sports team in history

A variety of sports, championships and schools are among the teams on the ballot.

Saranac boys track and field team exceeds expectations  Sentinel-Standard

The Redskins placed runner-up at regionals and will send 11 to the state finals. They also will compete in the MITCA state meet.

Hillsdale duo, Lumen Christi 4x800 relay team cruise to boys track and field state titles

COMSTOCK PARK, MI – It took Patrick Soltis four years to get his leg of the 4x800 relay race under the 2-minute mark. Soltis had to shrug with a laugh when ...

Pot holders, photos, scrapbooks and letters: People share memories, mementos of Gerald R. Ford  The Grand Rapids Press -

Many readers not only shared their stories and their photos of President Gerald Ford, but the things they've saved over the years. Many people showed us letters ...

BOYS TRACK PREVIEW: Champions return  Argus Press

CHESANING — Chesaning has delivered its two best boys track and field seasons each of the past two seasons.

LETTER OF INTENT: Powell picks Michigan State | Local Sports  Argus Press

DURAND — Like her pole vaulting, Kassie Powell's accomplishments and goals keep getting higher-and-higher.

Charged With a Crime? Better Check Your Facebook Pictures - Reality Base : Reality Base  Discover Magazine

Earlier this year, the realms of law and new media collided when Lori Drew was hit with federal charges for creating a fake MySpace page and harassing a ...

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