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2011 found my half brother from Cook Islands and spent two weeks there in 2012 with his family. 2014 spent 2 weeks in New Zealand with him and family.
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FLINT, MI -- Ja'Kelveon Jackson sat in the office at Northwestern High School on Wednesday. The graduate was picking up his diploma Wednesday, June 13, ...
Flint Northwestern remaining open for some students in the fall MLive.com
FLINT, MI -- Some students will continue to travel to Flint Northwestern High School in the fall. Board of Education members voted Wednesday, May 23, to keep ...
Flint Northwestern savors final prom with future Southwestern classmates MLive.com
LAKE ORION, MI - As Flint Northwestern High School and Southwestern Classical Academy set out for their last proms apart, the two were only divided by a ...
Flint Northwestern High to close, Scott Elementary reopening as middle school MLive.com
FLINT, MI -- Board of Education members made the closure of Flint Northwestern High official Wednesday night along with other changes to come starting in the ...
Nearly 9 percent of Flint Northwestern water samples over federal limit for lead MLive.com
FLINT, MI -- Nearly 9 percent of water samples taken at Flint Northwestern High School last month tested higher than the federal threshold of 15 parts per billion ...
Flint schools pursue plan that could close Northwestern High MLive.com
FLINT, MI -- The Flint Board of Education has given the go-ahead to Superintendent Bilal Tawwab for crafting a plan to potentially close Flint Northwestern High ...
Meet Flint’s last remaining high school basketball team The Undefeated
This is Flint!” yelled coach Cory Hightower at halftime during a losing game in the nearby rural community of Davison, Michigan. “Why do you think they get so ...
Application deadline approaching for Flint Promise scholarship MLive.com
So far, the Flint Promise has received 305 applications.
Flint school board approves plan to begin Northwestern High School closure nbc25news.com
FLINT, Mich. - The Flint Community School Board has voted to begin the process of closing Flint Northwestern High School at the end of this school year.
Boxes filled with turkey and other holiday food will be passed out to 2,000 Flint families MLive.com
SodexoMAGIC, a charitable food foundation that's ventured with Earvin "Magic" Johnson, will provide 2000 Flint families with boxes filled with turkey and other ...
End of Flint Northwestern High School athletics leaves alumni dismayed MLive.com
FLINT, MI – Attending Flint city games were like Christmas morning to a young Kelvin Torbert. The gyms were jam-packed, with standing-room only crowds.
All tests of filtered water in Flint schools below federal threshold for lead MLive.com
Signs at Flint Northwestern High School warn against drinking the water from fountains on the last day of school -- June 13, 2018 -- at Flint Northwestern High ...
Changes in leadership coming for several Flint schools MLive.com
Mychael Davis, 5, runs to hug her teacher before presenting at the Flint Board of Education meeting in a tutu on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018 at Southwestern ...
Thousands expected for Flint Northwestern High School's 50th anniversary tailgater MLive.com
FLINT, MI -- Thousands of alumni from Flint Northwestern High School are expected to celebrate the school's 50th anniversary with a weekend of partying, ...
Flint schools plan to start next year with water jugs - not drinking fountains MLive.com
Signs were still present earlier this month at Flint Northwestern High School, advising students not to drink water from fountains.( Jake May | MLive.com ).
Flint Northwestern High students celebrate prom 2016 MLive.com
Hundreds of Flint Northwestern High students dressed in their finest duds for Saturday night's prom at the Holiday Inn Gateway Centre in Mundy Township.
Faces of Flint: the story of a modern American city The Guardian
Photographer Zackary Canepari arrived in Flint in 2012, before a scandal about tainted water brought the city to international attention. For six years he has ...
Flint Community Schools announce Northwestern, Southwestern athletics merger MLive.com
After months of speculation, the news is now official.
Flint Holds a Glittering Prom, Far From Flint New York Times
For students at Flint Northwestern High School, this year's prom was a chance to set aside anxieties about Flint's three-year-old water crisis, its poverty and its ...
Flint schools get new look as district drops to one sports team MLive.com
FLINT, MI - There's a new sheriff in town. Newly-hired Flint High School coach Chris Wilson let it be known Thursday evening. The former NFL player formally ...
Kelly Fields: A Flint kid for Flint kids Flintside
Remembering the teachers who invested in her, bought prom tickets, and paid for senior pictures—Kelly Fields' commitment (she says responsibility) is to give ...
Building closures possible if Flint schools fail to meet partnership goals MLive.com
Hundreds of students joined 11 professional wrestlers in the first-ever Anti-Bullying Extravaganza at Doyle/Ryder Elementary School on May 24, 2018 in Flint.
Miss Michigan calls out Flint water crisis at Miss America pageant CNN
Instead of highlighting her achievements, one Miss America contestant introduced herself at Sunday's pageant by bringing attention to the water crisis facing her ...
The story behind how 10 teens helped Flint High become the home of Jaguars MLive.com
Teens sacrifice summer to help Northwestern, Southwestern transition to home of Jaguars.
Former Flint superintendent rated ineffective days before he's ousted MLive.com
Tawwab was rated "ineffective" in his review for the 2016-17 school year, according to documents obtained by MLive-The Flint Journal in a Freedom of ...
Two Flint high schools have graduation rate divide MLive.com
"We are aware of the discrepancy," said Interim Superintendent Larry Watkins. "We're looking at what we can do to close the gap between the two schools."
Michael Moore holds US debut of "Fahrenheit 11/9" in Flint MLive.com
The polarizing filmmaker spoke of a recurring dream he had over the course of filming "Fahrenheit 11/9" that covers topics ranging from President Donald ...
Former Flint school principal named to 'America's Worst Bosses' list MLive.com
FLINT, MI -- A lawsuit settlement involving a former Flint Northwestern High School principal has landed him on a list of "America's Worst Bosses" list for 2013.
Flint Community School district facing make-or-break challenge under state partnership agreement East Village Magazine
By Jan Worth-Nelson and Harold C. Ford. Behind the scenes as Flint students and teachers go back to school this fall, a make-or-break drama is underway that ...
Current, former NBA players holding holiday giveaways in Flint MLive.com
McGee, a 2017 NBA championship as part of the Warriors, has once again teamed up with the Flint Development Center, 4121 Martin Luther King Ave., for his ...
48 moments from Flint as students return for first day of school MLive.com
As Scott Middle School reopens and the high schools combine to one school, Flint students are back in class.
Dropping to one Flint high school worth exploring, says new superintendent MLive.com
The Flint School District dipped to the third largest school district in Genesee County following preliminary count numbers released Wednesday, Oct. 7.
The most damning line from the Correspondents' Dinner? 'Flint still doesn't have clean water' CNN
Comedian Michelle Wolf made a lot of jokes at the White House Correspondent's Dinner that offended people.
Flint Northwestern girls basketball team disbands as future of school athletics in doubt MLive.com
Flint Northwestern coaches watch a free throw midair in overtime on Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 at Northwestern High School. Flint Northwestern defeated Flint ...
Volunteers pass out food items to Flint families in need WNEM Saginaw
Holiday hope was in Flint as the Magic Johnson Foundation teamed up with the organization Sodexo by stuffing boxes to the brim with pounds of food for the ...
Ex-NFL receiver Mark Ingram Sr. may face more federal prison time for gun, pot MLive.com
A former first-round NFL draft pick for the New York Giants could be headed back to federal prison after police found about 100 marijuana plants and a handgun ...
Flint schools settle teacher's sexual harassment lawsuit for $600,000 Mlive- flint
FLINT, MI -- Flint schools have agreed to a $600000 settlement in a sexual harassment lawsuit brought against a former district principal by a teacher, according ...
Flint Northwestern makes finals in "Smash" musical contest The Flint Journal - MLive.com
In a contest sponsored by a show on NBC, Northwestern High School has the chance to win the funds, teachers, and rights to perform a musical in its Flint ...
Flint water crisis: Mayor vows to explore legal options after Michigan governor halts free bottled water for residents AccuWeather.com
In the wake of a nearly four-year water crisis in Flint, Michigan, Governor Rick Synder has announced an end to the distribution of free bottled water for the city's ...
Flint Northern students stunned with decision to close school The Flint Journal - MLive.com
Flint Northern's 826 students will not return to the high school next year. The school will be turned into Northern Alternative Education Center part of a ...
Magic Johnson will deliver Holiday Hope for Flint families MLive.com
The local families are being preselected and Johnson will be in attendance to greet them.
Flint Northwestern High School ROTC program wins award The Flint Journal - MLive.com
View full sizeRyan Garza | The Flint JournalFlint Junior Reserve Officer Training Corporation member Isaac Diaz (center) goes over the proper way to present ...
Darious Young goes for 35 points in final Flint Northwestern home basketball game MLive.com
Gallery: Northwestern takes on Flint Academy West in their unofficial final home game on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, in Flint. Northwestern takes on Flint Academy ...
Flint Northwestern star Troy Brown transfers to Carman-Ainsworth MLive.com
Troy Brown was a three-year starter for football and basketball at Northwestern High School. He is transferring to Flint Carman-Ainsworth. Brittany Greeson ...
Gym teacher helps Beecher take Flint Northwestern to school MLive.com
FLINT, MI – Mr. Williams, the physical education teacher, is how basketball players at Northwestern High School refer to Beecher's head basketball coach ...
With talk of one high school in Flint, a look back at area school buildings The Flint Journal
Check out these historic photos of Flint high schools, along with some photos of recently built schools in Genesee County.
Superintendent, 2 Others Out at Flint School District | Michigan News U.S. News & World Report
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — The Flint school board has removed the superintendent and two other senior officials.
See how $33.4M in Flint water crisis grants, donations have been spent MLive.com
A breakdown of the both grants from the Ruth Mott Foundation as well as donations to the Community Foundation of Greater Flint.
Police sought warrant over Flint City Council candidate's residency MLive.com
Prosecutors say police have submitted a request seeking a warrant against Flint City Council Sixth Ward Candidate Chia Morgan, seen here on Sept. 7 during a ...
School fight prompts Flint police intervention with shocking Facebook photos MLive.com
Police called a meeting with parents of alleged members of "The Squad," after a large fight broke out at Northwestern High School earlier this month.
Detroit's Northwestern High School was a factory for producing gifted athletes Detroit Metro Times
Today we received a hardcover copy of journalist, academic, and music lover Herb Boyd's new book, Black Detroit: A People's History of Self-Determination.
Flint Northwestern High School graduate retires from high-ranking position in U.S. Air Force after 28 years The Flint Journal
Smith said he made up his mind to make the Air Force his career and stay 28 years when he was a staff sergeant, serving in Operation Desert Shield, later ...
Flint's latest homicide victim, Jody Allen, was decorated Flint Northwestern point guard in mid-1990s The Flint Journal - MLive.com
Griffin Moores | MLive.comA police officer enters a house where a man was shot on Odette Street between Iroquois Avenue and Mason Street in Flint, Mich on ...
Crusader for health of Flint kids keeps up fight to heal lead-poisoned city Detroit Free Press
Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, the doctor who proved lead poisoning in Flint kids, dedicates her new book to the children. They've always been her focus.
Wynton Marsalis plays free concert for Flint students, community MLive.com
"It was good," said Daniel Scott, 9, a fourth grader at Neithercut Elementary. "I like how he played those notes."
In 2018, 35 more Michigan schools could face closure Detroit Free Press
In addition to the 38 schools the state School Reform Office has identified for closure, 35 more could find themselves facing closure — or some other type of ...
25 years ago, Glen Rice, Berghorst All-Star teams put on show HollandSentinel.com
A quarter of a century ago, the Holland area had the most talented basketball game in its history.In 1993, basketball stars from Michigan teamed up for an NBA ...
Jody Allen's death shocks community; he's regarded as one of Flint's all-time greats in high school basketball MLive.com
View full sizeDan Lippitt Flint Northwestern guard Jody Allen (13) glides through four Flint Central defenders to score in the second half of a high school ...
From Pittsburgh to Flint, the Dire Consequences of Giving Private Companies Responsibility for Ailing Public Water Systems The Intercept
The private water company Veolia had contracts with both Flint and Pittsburgh around the time that lead levels rose in their drinking water.
Linden High School ready for competition in Class A, Flint Northwestern and Flint Northern will still be tested in Class B The Flint Journal - MLive.com
Linden will be moving up to Class A for the 2012-2013 MHSAA school year while Flint Northern and Flint Northwestern are both moving down to Class B.
Michigan in desperate need of high school officials and referees MLive.com
The Michigan High School Athletic Association is struggling to retain young officials.
Lead Levels in Flint Water Drop, but Residents Still Can’t Drink It The New York Times
The drinking water in Flint, Mich., is now in compliance with federal regulations on lead and copper *content*, officials said on Tuesday. But they cautioned that it ...
Pastor from Flint, whose church was at center of water crisis, will speak in Lancaster County LancasterOnline
The Rev. Faith Green Timmons has addressed congregations on Martin Luther King Jr. Day many times over the years.
Sources: Wildcats play last basketball game in Northwestern's gym ABC 12 News
A bittersweet night for the crowd at Flint Northwestern High School Tuesday.
Hundreds attend vigil for 21-year-old mother shot and killed in Flint MLive.com
FLINT, MI -- Shyteanna Thomas paused for a moment and stared as dozens of balloons filled the sky at dusk Sunday night over Max Brandon Park on Flint's ...
5 Things You Won't Believe About The Flint, Michigan Water Issue Oxygen
When brown, smelly water spewed from taps in Flint, Michigan after the city's water sourcing switch from Lake Huron to the Flint River in 2014, residents were ...
Students at Troy High, Athens plan weeklong fundraising drives to help others The Oakland Press
Students at Troy Athens and Troy High School are putting each other in “jail,” dressing up for spirit days, holding penny wars and more to raise money to help ...
All-time greats: After career at Michigan State, Kelvin Torbert settles down in Lansing area MLive.com
He said he rarely ever goes anywhere with folks not asking him about basketball or reflecting on what he did during that time.
Donald Trump the 'public enemy' of man running for Flint mayor MLive.com
Nine months ago, Anderson Fernanders declared then-President-Elect Donald Trump a public enemy, petitioned for his arrest and sued him for 82 percent of his ...
Flint high schoolers start the new school year with a handshake Michigan Radio
It's the first day of school in much of Michigan. Dozens of men stood in the rain at the entrance to Flint's Northwestern High School greeting students as.
Atwood Stadium preserves its history, brings back high school sports MLive.com
Come this fall, high school sports will come back to historic Atwood Stadium thanks to more than $2 million raised for renovations and new turf.
Barack Obama in Flint: Transcript of His Water Crisis Speech TIME
Here is a transcript of Barack Obama's speech in Flint, Michigan, on Wednesday about the city's water crisis.
State pursuing 'partnership agreements' with 24 low-performing schools MLive.com
The Michigan Department of Education is seeking to enter into partnership agreements with a host of low-performing schools across the state with the goal of ...
Detroit Pistons donate sneakers to Flint Northwestern, Southwestern basketball teams MLive.com
Flint Northwestern coach Napoleon Petteway strategizes with his players during a time-out in Garber's 62-44 win over Flint Northwestern at Frankenmuth High ...
Alumni and parents protest changes to Northwestern High School MLive.com
Over thirty alumni and parents gathered in front of Northwestern High School in Detroit, Tuesday afternoon, to protest the changes happening at the school.
Report: Former Michigan, NBA star Glen Rice 'nearly broke' MLive.com
The Flint native reportedly made over $60 million throughout his 15-year career.
Community event to provide $1M worth of goods and services in Detroit WXYZ
Convoy of Hope will partner with local businesses, churches, government agencies and nonprofits to spread kindness to residents in Detroit.
60 years after landmark court ruling four Flint schools 'intensely segregated' The Flint Journal
FLINT, MI – Sixty years after the historic U.S. Supreme Court that struck down separate but equal schools, four Flint schools are considered "intensely ...
Life After Gold Rush: Boxer Claressa Shields graduates from Flint Northwestern, heads to college Mlive- flint
Shields will attend Olivet College. Her next fight will happen Thursday, June 13 in Quebec, Canada against Ariane Fortin.
The Rev. Solomon Kinloch Jr.: Saving souls, serving the community The Detroit News
Since the Rev. Solomon Kinloch Jr. became its fourth leader in 1998, Triumph Church has transformed from a single tiny congregation into a powerhouse, ...
Season-ending injury doesn't stop Flint freshman Cassidy Wright from motivating UAPB women's basketball team Mlive- flint
View full size Flint Northwestern grad Cassidy Wright suffered a season-ending ACL injury against Alabama A&M University on Feb. 4, 2013. Prior to the injury, ...
Take an advance look inside 'Flint Town,' the Netflix series that premieres March 2 MLive.com
Officer Bridget Balasko holds a small child while her father is being searched and questioned. The suspect on the left claimed to have just lost his job and didn't ...
Spring break plan features theater, music, and New York's Step Afrika! for Flint students East Village Magazine
By Patsy Isenberg. A visit and performance by a New York City dance troupe, Step Afrika!, and a Broadway-style show at the newly-reopened Capitol Theatre ...
Morris Peterson sports bar now open in Flint Township MLive.com
FLINT TWP, MI - The doors are now open to the public at a new Flint Township sports bar headed up by former Michigan State University star and NBA veteran ...
Study: Flint children's blood lead levels hit historic low in 2016 Detroit Free Press
Blood lead levels in Flint's young children hit an all-time low in 2016, according to research published Monday in the Journal of Pediatrics, suggesting that efforts ...
Claressa Shields cheered on in the Olympics by Flint Northwestern classmates who know her as 'down to earth' The Flint Journal - MLive.com
Claressa Shields and her friend Deandrae Powell play fight during a break in a media event to welcome Shields back to Flint Northwestern High School after ...
Flint mayor at odds with Obama over safety of all drinking water MLive.com
Despite announcements that filtered Flint water is safe to drink, Mayor Karen Weaver says some tap water in the city is still not safe to drink even with a filter.
Detroit to shut drinking water to all schools after lead found AOL
Detroit authorities ordered drinking water shut off at all 110 city public schools on Wednesday after elevated levels of lead and copper were found.
For Seahawks' Thomas Rawls, hometown of Flint is never far from his mind: 'I can't disappoint my city' The Seattle Times
Thomas Rawls is chasing two dreams at once: The childhood fantasy of playing in the NFL, and the grown-up realization of what his success could mean for ...
Flint Northwestern's Rashad Johnson makes Class B All-State team, Napoleon Petteway gets Coach of the Year MLive.com
Flint Northwestern senior Rashad Johnson flies through Flint Southwestern's Neshua Wise, left, and Akillieon Fisher in the first quarter during the Game of the ...
Flint's first female pro basketball player Linnell Jones-McKenney now blazes a trail in the community The Flint Journal - MLive.com
Jones-McKenney is Flint's first female basketball player to ever compete professionally, but her purpose now is to inspire the people in her community to “dream ...
Flint staff, students say good-bye to more than 200 years of history as four buildings close The Flint Journal - MLive.com
A variety of emotions floated through the halls of four Flint schools Friday as students, staff and administrators said good-bye to the building for the last time.
Andre Rison avoids prison after pleading guilty to probation violations MLive.com
FLINT, MI - Former NFL Pro Bowler and Michigan State football star Andre Rison will avoid federal prison after pleading guilty to violating his probation in a child ...
Glen Rice hit hard by death of Michigan coaching giant Grover Kirkland The Flint Journal
FLINT, MI -- The death of Flint coaching legend Grover Kirkland continues to hit the high school basketball community hard. Kirkland's son Courtney Kirkland, ...
Flint man's path from prisoner to mentor inspires new documentary, comic book Michigan Radio
From a youthful act that landed him in prison, to becoming a man whose life work is mentoring youth in Flint, Hubert Roberts offers a powerful lesson in.
Flint schools vote to merge two high school athletic programs WNEM Saginaw
Flint Community Schools voted to merge two high school athletic programs on Wednesday. The merger between Flint Northwestern High School and ...
A look back at the lives lost in Flint to record-breaking violence in 2012 The Flint Journal - MLive.com
Flint, already a city widely regarded as one of the nation's most violent, set a new record for the most homicides in a year after it recorded 67 in 2012.
Kentucky freshman James Young embraces Flint ties on road to national championship The Flint Journal - MLive.com
Flint is so near and dear to Young's heart because America's most violent city, according to FBI stats, is the birthplace of Kentucky's diaper dandy. He still ...
'If I could afford to leave, I would.' In Flint, a water crisis with no end in sight. The Washington Post
Even now, the people of Flint, Mich., cannot trust what flows from their taps. More than one year after government officials finally acknowledged that an entire ...
Slain former Flint basketball star had criminal record; Police haven't linked past to death The Flint Journal - MLive.com
Jordache "Jody" Allen had a significant criminal past, but isn't clear whether his own criminal activity was connected to his slaying Sunday, police said today.
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