IGNITE Academy, a non-traditional high school, proves good fit for some students
Several IGNITE Academy students gather for lunchtime conversation. The flexible, online program, along with caring teachers and a lack of school 'drama' has proven a good fit for students working to finish their high school diploma.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Mt. Morris IGNITE Academy students pitch in to feed community over school break
Morris IGNITE Academy students join other volunteers to gather food items and fill backpacks, which will be sent home with children while school is out for winter break.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Police find 3 men hiding in closet of former Chesaning Union elementary in Saginaw County
Three men were arrested after police found them hiding in the closet of a former Chesaning Union elementary school in Saginaw County, the Michigan State Police reports.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Mt. Morris high school junior wins GISD holiday card design contest
A snowman drawing by Quentin Myers, a junior at E.A. Johnson High School in Mt. Morris, was chosen as the winning entry of the GISD's holiday card design contest.
Upspeak no longer gags me with a spoon
"Where did you get that terrific haircut?" I asked my friend Gail. Mario Max? she answered.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Mt. Morris students staff Salvation Army Angel Tree
National Honor Society students from EA Johnson High School in Mt. Morris are helping staff the Salvation Army's Angel Tree at Genesee Valley Center.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
State Rep. Phil Phelps hosts Affordable Care Act enrollment event
State Rep. Phil Phelps is hosting an Affordable Care Act enrollment event for residents that have any questions.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Mt. Morris students to sell gifts at Farmers' Market to benefit Toys for Tots
Students from Michele Paquet's class at Moore Elementary make crafts to be sold this weekend at the new Mt.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Andrew Heller: What we need are new Christmas tunes
Cindy Kimber, of Mt. Morris, and Kay Jobin, of Flint, admire the illuminated Christmas treeat Crossroad Village's Christmas light opening day on Friday evening, Nov. 29, 2013 in Flint.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Craft show at Davison High School becoming holiday tradition, draws thousands
Organizer Jom Smetanka said more than 200 people waited outside the school Saturday morning for doors to the 23rd annual craft show at Davison High School to open.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Shipping out: Mt. Morris wrestlers and My Heart Supports the Troops box up holiday cheer for troops
Cheryl Molloseau, center, thanks wrestlers for their help. Molloseau, who started the My Heart Supports the Troops organization, said this is the 11th year the group has shipped out Christmas packages.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Student art to be revealed during Mt. Morris Unwrapped event this Saturday
MT. MORRIS, Michigan - On Tuesday, art students from Mt. Morris Junior High trekked downtown.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Mt. Morris teacher continues mother's Thanksgiving tradition
"It's a lot of work but they have fun so that makes the joy of it," said Delynn Fairbanks.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Beecher community comes together to honor former football coach Brian 'Ke-Ke' Ferguson
Family, friends and Beecher football players remember former Beecher junior varsity coach Brian "Ke-Ke" Ferguson as a gentle man who wore a constant smile as he motivated students.