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  1. Defending champs, contenders for boys cross country in MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | MLive.com

    One thing is for sure: A new champion will be crowned in Division 4 as Pewamo-Westphalia, which matched a state title the school also captured in football, is moving up to Division 3 based on enrollment. The other returning champions are White Lake Lakeland in Division 1, Corunna in Division 2 and Saugatuck in Division 3. Runners will compete in regional action Oct. 27-28 and the state meet will bring the elite together Saturday, Nov. 4, at Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn.

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  2. Michigan school principal killed son, selfRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | WXYZ

    ... at Pewamo Elementary School. The 52-year-old was supposed to become the new superintendent of the Pewamo-Westphalia district but failed to appear at a school board meeting Monday night. The current superintendent, Garth Cooper, says Heckman's son ...

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  3. Principal kills himself and disabled sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Popular elementary school principal 'shot dead his son before turning the gun on himself in tragic murder-suicide' - but a friend says he did it 'out of love' George Heckman, 52, and Grant Heckman, 28, were found dead from gunshot wounds inside a van on a track road, west of Carson City, Michigan, on Monday Friends of Heckman say they were stunned by the news but that the popular principal had been struggling to care for his severely disabled son George Heckman, 52, and Grant Heckman, 28, both of Westphalia, were found dead from gunshot wounds inside a van on a track road, west of Carson City, on Monday George Heckman, 52, and Grant Heckman, 28, both of Westphalia, were found dead from gunshot wounds inside a van on a track road, west of Carson City, on Monday.

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  4. Police: Bodies of Michigan man, adult son found in vanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | WJRT

    ... Police identified them as George Heckman and 28-year-old Grant Heckman, both of the Clinton County community of Westphalia. George Heckman is principal at Pewamo Elementary School. The Pewamo-Westphalia Community Schools district says the search for ...

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  5. Elementary school principal, son found dead in van near Carson CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    52-year-old Principal George Heckman and his 28-year-old son Grant Heckman of Westphalia were reported missing Monday night. After a search, police located the father and son deceased in a van on a dirt two-track off of Tow Road near Boyer Road in ...

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  6. Autopsies scheduled for principal, son found dead in vanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | MLive.com

    A death investigation is underway after a Clinton County elementary school principal and his son were found dead in a vehicle in Bushnell Township of Montcalm County. The older Heckman had been the principal of Pewamo Elementary School for 20 years, and was 10 days away from taking over as superintendent for Pewamo-Westphalia Community Schools. 2 comments

  7. Elementary school principal, son found dead in car in Montcalm CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | MLive.com

    A Clinton County elementary school principal and his adult son died Monday evening after being found unresponsive in a vehicle in Carson City. News of the death of Pewamo Elementary School Principal George Heckman and his son Grant, 27, reached Pewamo-Westphalia Community Schools officials around 7:45 p.m. Monday, June 19, according to superintendent Garth Cooper.

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  8. Future superintendent, son found dead in Montcalm Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    Michigan State Police are investigating the deaths of an elementary school principal and his son, who were found in Montcalm County. Pewamo-Westphalia Superintendent Dr. Garth Cooper said Pewamo Elementary principal George Heckman and his son were found unresponsive in a vehicle in Carson City around 7:45 p.m. Monday.

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  9. South Haven Superintendent Finalist For Allendale JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2017 | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    ... 28, with the school board selecting a new leader that night. Herrera is up against the superintendents of Pewamo-Westphalia and Lakewood for the job, along with Allendale High School's principal, the assistant superintendent of Grandville schools, ...

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  10. Covenant Christian boys score double-overtime Class C regional win over Pewamo-WestphaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | MLive.com

    That old cliche must have been on the minds of the Covenant Christian boys basketball team, especially when Pewamo-Westphalia 's Jimmy Lehman banked in a 3-pointer at the buzzer and forced overtime. The Chargers got another chance at life and took care of business in the second overtime, as they stopped Pewamo-Westphalia 56-52 and advanced to their first Class C regional final since 1999.

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  11. Pewamo-Westphalia shuts out Covenant Christian over final six minutes to win regional semifinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | MLive.com

    GRANDVILLE Pewamo-Westphalia 's girls basketball team had just the right solution for its offensive struggles when the Pirates took on Covenant Christian in Class C regional semifinal action Tuesday night. The Pirates turned it up a notch on defense, holding the Chargers to four fourth-quarter points in a 34-31 win at Calvin Christian High School.

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  12. Third timea s the charm for Hesperia wrestler Gerrit YatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... because his junior season was cut short. Yates broke his foot earlier this year in a football game against Pewamo Westphalia, causing him to miss the beginning of both wrestling and basketball. But about two months after returning to the mat, it was ...

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  13. Joe Brolly: We must act now to halt march of the GaelicbotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | Independent.ie

    ... announced that these new cow milking robots are being deployed at a number of farms, including a dairy farm in Westphalia, Michigan. The system allows cows to come and be milked on their own, when they please, by robots with "composite devices more ...

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  14. Pewamo-Westphalia's Smith AP Division 7-8 Player of the YearRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Running back Jared Smith of Pewamo-Westphalia has been named The Associated Press 2016 Player of the Year for Division 7-8 football in Michigan. Smith has more than 2,500 yards and 38 touchdowns this season for Pewamo-Westphalia, which faces Detroit Loyola in Saturday's state championship game.

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  15. Saugatuck Falls at Pewamo-Westphalia ... AgainWESTPHALIA, MI (WHTC) a " ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | WHTC

    A panoramic view of Pewamo-Westphalia's football field prior to the Pirates' 25-19 MHSAA tournament victory over visiting Saugatuck on Nov. 5, 2016. WESTPHALIA, MI For the third time in four years, Saugatuck High's state football tournament dreams were dashed in the farmland of mid-Michigan.

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