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Kenowa Hills goes to prom 2018 at the Downtown Market

Kenowa Hills High School held its 2018 prom at the Grand Rapids Downtown Market on Friday, April 20.

Kenowa Hills wins first 2018 Prom of the Week for Grand Rapids area

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Kenowa Hills High School beat out three other schools to win the first 2018 Prom of the Week for the Grand Rapids area. In a poll on ...

‘High School Musical’ makes a comeback at Kenowa Hills  Fox17

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- Kenowa Hills High School students will be performing the well known Disney's High School Musical. The show runs March 22-24, ...

A team of students capture images of West Michigan from high above

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - A local team of students designed and launched a balloon into the atmosphere, capturing breathtaking images of West Michigan.

Dad banned from Kenowa Hills graduation

The graduating class of Kenowa Hills High School celebrated their commencement ceremony Wednesday evening, but the parent of one of the students was not ...

Lockdown drills becoming 'thing of the past;' bill would require active shooter drills

Some West Michigan schools already conduct active shooter drills.

West Michigan students ‘walkout’  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

WEST MICHIGAN -- A month after seventeen lives were taken during the United States' deadliest mass school shooting, schools and students across the nation ...

Teen charged in October crash that killed Kenowa Hills High School student

A Walker teen has been charged with moving violation causing death for a fatal accident last month that killed a Kenowa Hills High School junior and critically ...

'Such Good and Such Promise in Each of Them'  School News Network

Fourteen students form a semicircle, discussing in detail the meaning of a poem by Pablo Neruda, “I Like When You Are Quiet.” Witness the teaching of David ...

Holland schools, Davenport University partner on early college

Beginning the 2018-19 school year, Holland Public Schools and Davenport University will launch an early college partnership that will allow graduates to earn a ...

Students take action, lend voices to honor Florida school victims and plead for violence to end  School News Network

While many students across the nation honored victims of the Feb. 14 mass shooting in Florida by walking out of their schools, some Kent County students ...

Kenowa Hills High School to resume Sept. 7; middle school remains closed

Students at Kenowa Hills middle and high schools didn't celebrate the beginning of the school year today, as school was canceled for the schools due to mold ...

Grand Rapids Community College growing middle college partnerships

Next school year, Grand Rapids Community College will launch its sixth early/middle college program at East Kentwood High School, allowing students to earn ...

Kenowa Hills High School cheer team competes in state finals

The Kenowa Hills High School cheerleading team is just one of a dozen others competing in the MHSAA Competitive Cheerleading State Finals.

Kenowa Hills hires full-time athletic director

After having one person serve as both the high school athletic director and technology director for the last year, Kenowa Hills has decided it's time to split the two ...

Everything you need to know for Jackson's Gus Macker

We're less than 3 days from Gus Macker's return to Jackson and this time the courts will be in the heart of downtown.

18-year-old elected to Kenowa Hills school board

Eric-John Szczepaniak, 18, just graduated from Kenowa Hills High School. He says that makes now an ideal time to sit on Kenowa Hills Public School Board of ...

Dirty Dining: Back to school edition

A back to school warning for parents: some Kent County cafeterias are not getting a top grade when it comes to food safety.

Decades after GR murders, 'Scorecard Killer' still on death row

When Randy Kraft was arrested in 1983, investigators found a notebook filled with cryptic notes on his murders. Among them: 'GR2.'

Kenowa Hills student, 16, killed in Alpine Township crash

A 16 year old is dead after a late night crash in Alpine Township.

Kenowa Hills seniors suspended after school calls bike ride a prank

WALKER, MI – Sabrena Hall and more than 60 other Kenowa Hills High School seniors are upset that a bike ride to school this morning got them suspended on ...

Funeral arrangements announced for Kenowa Hills student who died in car crash

The funeral for Aubrey Marie Staple, 16, is scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 13.

After 65 Kenowa Hills seniors suspended for riding bikes to school, parents bring anger, gift for principal at board meeting

Those who missed final exams Tuesday will be allowed to come back and take them at a later date.

Toys for Tots drop-off locations - 2018

Full Toys for Tots, county-by-county drop-off lists for 2018 holiday season.

Kenowa Hills student killed in head-on collision had 'a contagious spirit'  The Grand Rapids Press -

Jacob Daniel Freybler, 17, a senior at Kenowa Hills High School died Wednesday, June 18, after crashing head-on into another vehicle in Marne.

Kenowa Hills senior who organized controversial bike ride said it was 'not a prank'

Sixty-five seniors were suspended Tuesday for an unauthorized bike ride that administrators say disrupted school.

Deadline to sign up for Jackson's Gus Macker basketball tournament approaching

Kali Monday participates in a dunk contest at the Gus Macker 3-on-3 basketball tournament at Kenowa Hills High School in Grand Rapids on Sunday, June 5, ...

Students Hope to Save Lives with Honored Video  School News Network

Brooke Buchanan and Molly Growney admit they sort of assumed their teacher was giving them busy work when he assigned them a project at the end of last ...

Crash victims' families urge teen to be 'best person you can be' at sentencing

Kassidy Corner, 19, was sentenced Monday, April 17 for a two-vehicle crash that killed her 16-year-old passenger and severely injured another woman.

Rotary Chicken BBQ

Thursday 5 31 Rotary Chicken BBQ in Comstock Park.

Kent Co. students learn tactics from federal agents

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Students at the Kent Career Technical Center are getting a firsthand look at what Homeland Security Investigations does in a ...

Free Books for Students 'Means the World to Them'  School News Network

When she and her classmates recently gave more than 2,700 books to Gerald R. Ford Academic Center, Chianne TerHaar was happy to know she'd donated ...

New Middle College Program to Provide Associate Degrees  School News Network

A goal at the high school is for every student to receive college credit from at least one class before they graduate, said Evan Hordyk, the district's executive ...

Youngest Board Member Wants to 'Help Fix Things'  School News Network

Eric-John Szczepaniak remembers leaving his job at the Alpine Township polling place last March with a novel idea formulating in his mind. Having completed ...

Two Cardinal gymnasts qualify for state finals  WTVB

GRAND RAPIDS, MI (WTVB) - In high school gymnastics, Coldwater finished fifth in the team standings at the Michigan High School Athletic Association Division ...

Sports Nut, Zamboni Driver, Dedicated Educator  School News Network

School: Central Elementary. Other positions you have held in education: I spent the past 11 years as an English teacher at Kenowa Hills High School. During ...

Five years of high school can net East Kentwood students a college degree

Grand Rapids Community College and Kentwood schools plan to offer a Middle College program to high school students next year in which they could earn a ...

USS Indianapolis survivor says 'never give up'  WZZM

99 sailors from Michigan, including eight from Grand Rapids, were part of the crew when the USS Indianapolis was sunk in 1945 during World War II.

Father of killed teen warns of texting while driving danger  Fox17

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- After his teenage son was killed while texting and driving, the father of 17-year-old Jacob Freybler is hoping his warning to other teens ...

Discouraged by Failures, Students Take New Route to Success  School News Network

Trinity Clark would like to follow in the footsteps of her great-grandfather, who was an aerospace engineer for the NASA Gemini space program. But she's ...

Neitzert and Sheppard advance to state finals  WTVB

GRAND RAPIDS, MI (WTVB) - Coldwater finished fifth on Saturday at the MHSAA Division Two Girls Gymnastics regionals at Kenowa Hills High School.

Robert Kozminski Memorial basketball games Saturday

The 10th annual Robert Kozminski Memorial basketball game will be held Saturday at Kenowa Hills High School.

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 ...

Married father of 3 young kids killed in fiery Sparta crash

KENT COUNTY, MI -- Police have confirmed the identity of a 25-year-old man killed Friday night, Oct. 30, on M-37 north of 15 Mile Road in Sparta Township.

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.

Among Top 10 Grads, Girls Top Boys (Again)  School News Network

Soon after arriving at Harvard University this fall, Kanon Dean realized he was going to have to buckle down big-time in order to hack it at the prestigious Ivy ...

GRPD’s junior police academy looking to train, change public perception of law enforcement  Fox17

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – School is out, but class is in session for the Grand Rapids Police Department: their first of two junior police academies this summer ...

Migrant students: Summer school program helping kids overcome mobile lifestyle  The Grand Rapids Press -

Kent City Schools is hosting migrant students from six school districts in a summer school program to compensate for educational disruption resulting from their ...

Kitchen Sage program aims to help help young adults get their lives back on track

The proverb says "Give a man a fish, he can eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he can eat for a lifetime." "What we are doing is more than just teaching our ...

Students to Drivers: Put the Phone Down!  School News Network

The image looms high above southbound U.S. 131, just north of the Burton Street exit — a tear falling from a teen girl's eye, a pair of hands clutching a cell ...

Police hoops tourney to help Kent County detective who underwent double-lung transplant  The Grand Rapids Press -

Area police officers are taking on Kenowa Hills teachers, other cops and firefighters, in benefit for Kent County sheriff's detective who underwent double-lung ...

Annual Robert Kozminski Memorial Basketball Games pits Kenowa Hills teachers against police

ALPINE TOWNSHIP, MI -- Kenowa Hills teachers will go up against local police officers and firefighters on the basketball court later this month for the 8th Annual ...

Petoskey's wrestling team splits matches at BNC meet  Petoskey News-Review

PETOSKEY—Petoskey wrestling coach Nate Gross knew facing Gaylord would be a tough task for his Northmen squad. The Northmen faced off against the ...

Aquinas women's hockey signs Brooke Forgar

Grand Rapids, MI- Aquinas College women's hockey coach Katie O'Brien has announced that Brooke Forgar will continue her hockey career as a Saint. Forgar ...

Labor historian: Grand Rapids, furniture city, was a union city

The Grand Rapids Press asked Michael Johnston, long known for archiving labor's history here, to write about the union legacy in the city.

Longtime local actress Jean Reed Bahle to be honored at Actors' Theatre Spotlight Gala  The Grand Rapids Press -

GRAND RAPIDS — She's been the queen of England and a gay Christian looking for understanding in West Michigan. She's sung about the hills being alive ...

Grand Haven 3, Mona Shores 0: Bucs win eighth straight volleyball district title and 12th out of 13 with sweep of Sailors  The Muskegon Chronicle

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – There's still no slowing the Grand Haven volleyball team down in the district tournament. The Bucs have rattled off eight straight district ...

From cotton candy to new head groundskeeper, Whitecaps vendor makes sweet leap

Gapczynski is familiar with the park, and not just as a vendor. He was a grounds intern with the Whitecaps in 2012.

GRPD takes on KCSD in Kozminski memorial game

Saturday night, a band of brothers came together on the basketball court to honor fallen GRPD Officer Robert Kozminski.

Coldwater, Union City bow out of MHSAA Girls Basketball Tournament during a busy sports weekend  WTVB

COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) -The girls basketball season ended for Branch County teams came to an end Friday night, while at the MHSAA Individual Wrestling ...

Woman sexually abused by Pine Rest psychologist relieved she's in jail  The Grand Rapids Press -

GRAND RAPIDS -- A woman who was sexually abused by her former psychologist, turned live-in lover, says she feels safe now that a judge has jailed Brandee ...

March 2015 sees lowest tornado count nationally  Fox17

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- With severe weather season upon us, especially for areas well south/west of Michigan, it's interesting to note that this season is off to a ...

Is Kent Co. intersection where teens died too dangerous?

For the second time in five weeks, a crash at one rural Kent County intersection has claimed the life of a teenaged girl.

Brothers open Nomad Anglers, an Orvis fly-fishing shop, in Grand Rapids  The Flint Journal -

The 1200-square foot shop will have fly fishing accessories and fly tying materials. It is their second Nomad Anglers store.

Tom Rademacher: Haven for young people with Asperger's reminds us quirks are good  The Grand Rapids Press -

A group of young adults with mild autism/Asperger's get together in a social way regularly and create boats that they will float down the Grand River at the end of ...

WMU recognizes 2016-17 Presidential Scholars | WMU News  WMU News

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Fifty students in Western Michigan University's 5,900-member senior class were named a 2017 Presidential Scholar. The annual ...

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