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2018 LSJ Great Grads: Holt High School  Lansing State Journal

The Lansing State Journal proudly presents the 2018 Great Grads from across the region. This special feature recognizes the top high school students from 45 ...

Parents, players want new Lacrosse coach at Holt  WILX-TV

HOLT, Mich.(WILX) - Dozens of parents and students crowded a Holt High School board meeting on Monday night. They were accusing a Varsity Lacrosse Head ...

#TimesUp movement at Holt High School  WILX-TV

Holt High School students and staff took a group photo wearing teal to support sexual assault awareness.

Michigan lacrosse parents: Coach 'knows nothing about' sport, killing morale  USA TODAY High School Sports

A group of Michigan high school lacrosse parents are rebelling against their school's current head lacrosse coach, claiming that he's ignorant about lacrosse ...

New details on Holt teacher charged with sexual assault  WILX-TV

HOTL,Mich. (WILX) - New details Friday into Patrick Daley, a former Holt fifth grade teacher charged with six counts of criminal sexual conduct. News 10 learned ...

Lockdown lifted at Holt High School after 'Jesus' bomb threat message  Lansing State Journal

School was put on lockdown for a few hours before police cleared area about noon.

Ingham County School District makes school safety video  WILX-TV

HOLT, Mich. (WILX) -- Preparing for an act of violence before it happens, that's the approach Ingham County School's are taking. Holt Public School ...

Holt Christmas tree officially glowing for the holidays  WILX-TV

The Christmas tree in Holt is officially glowing for the holidays.

Adrian students in lockdown at Holt High School  The Daily Telegram

Sixty Adrian Public Schools students in the district's choir program found themselves in the middle of a school lockdown Tuesday morning at Holt High School in ...

First responders to film safety video at local high school  WILX-TV

HOLT, Mich. (WILX) -- The Ingham County Sheriff's Office and other area first responders will be creating a school safety video at Holt High School from 9 a.m to ...

Holt Public Schools to investigate Nassar assaults on school property  Michigan Radio

Holt Public Schools says it's planning an investigation and remedial action, after at least one victim of former USA Gymnastics and Michigan State.

Students raise money for local homeless  WILX-TV

Local students are turning their long time rivalry into some friendly competition to help raise money for the Mid-Michigan homeless population.

New info on Holt teacher sexual assault charges  WSYM-TV

New details Friday into Patrick Daley, a former Holt fifth grade teacher charged with six counts of criminal sexual conduct.

Students accuse Lansing teacher of sexual misconduct  WNDU-TV

LANSING, Mich. (CNN) - A former fifth-grade teacher in Lansing is facing sexual misconduct charges for incidents involving four of his students. WARNING: The ...

Holt-Delhi Township  Spartan Newsroom

News and information from student journalists at the Michigan State University School of Journalism.

Teen Talk Teachers: Bullying and Social Media  WILX-TV

News 10 anchor Lora Painter talks with teachers from across Mid-Michigan open up about what's really going on inside school classrooms. In this segment, the ...

Putnam: Holt's 'Deadman's Hill' holds memories of Ingham County's only lynching  Lansing State Journal

A new memorial opening in Montgomery, Alabama will document a brutal part of our national history: The lynching of thousands of black Americans between the ...

Lansing area high school football scores for Week 8  Lansing State Journal

Follow along for up-to-the-minute updates from all of the Week 8 high school football action Friday.

Holt schools encourage students, grads to share Nassar stories  Lansing State Journal

Holt Public Schools is asking students, graduates, and parents to report assaults Larry Nassar may have committed on school property.

'Meat candy,' mac and cheese and big plans: Gravity Smokehouse & BBQ plans Holt restaurant  Lansing State Journal

The menu boasts items such as "meat candy," which is like a brisket burnt end, cubed up, part of it, smoked off, then glazed and resmoked with a special mixture.

Putnam: Righting a 152-year-old wrong in Holt when former slave was lynched  Lansing State Journal

HOLT – A Delhi Township park known as Deadman's Hill Park will be renamed John Taylor Memorial Park in memory of a former slave who was lynched by a ...

Schools Rule: Holt High School  WILX-TV

Schools Rule kicked off in a big way at Holt High School. The Rams showed up in full force, packing the high school gym. From gymnastics to National Honor ...

Holt grad sues district over sex assault response  Lansing State Journal

A former Holt Public Schools student is suing the district and several current and former employees for allegedly failing to adequately respond and protect her ...

Holt girls basketball loses key player to injury, holds off Mason in overtime  Lansing State Journal

The Rams needed overtime, but got the win over visiting Mason.

Three years in, “the switch” is now the norm at Holt High School  Spartan Newsroom

Three years ago the Holt Public Schools made a building switch and had the seniors move from the high school main campus building over to what used to be ...

Local teams hoping to win big this weekend at Ford Field  WILX-TV

DETROIT, Mich. (WILX) - Three local high school football teams will be hoping to leave Ford Field this weekend as State Champions. The Reading Rangers will ...

Michigan high school football scores for Week 8  Detroit Free Press

Statewide scores from MHSAA football in Week 8. Addison 26, Vandercook Lake 7. Adrian Lenawee Christian 42, Blanchard Montabella 7. Algonac 28, Armada ...

Many Factors Drive MI Teachers Into And Out Of The Profession  WKAR

It's commencement season again in Michigan. Graduation is a time for making important choices about life and career plans. But i t's not just students who.

Couch: Colin Jones' size and sizzle make him a Moneyball favorite, but it's no joke to him  Lansing State Journal

Jones is the plus-sized player, with the tight jersey, playful personality and spice to his game. "Twinkletoes," one regular observer calls him.

Delhi Township considers renaming Deadman's Hill  WILX-TV

Delhi Township Parks Commission is considering a plan to rename Deadman's Hill due to it being named after a lynching victim.

Holt High students debate Presidential candidates  WKAR

It's election season at Holt High School . They are holding a mock election, with voter registration, debates, campaign posters, and rallies. We find out.

Former Holt High band director Timothy Parry dies at 63  Lansing State Journal

HOLT – Timothy Parry instilled a love of music in a generation of mid-Michigan students, and on Feb. 8 some 200 of them will perform at a special memorial ...

Mid-Michigan district worried about South Korea student exchange program  WILX-TV

The program began in 2016 when the high school principal was approached by the Lansing Regional Sister Cities Commission.

UPDATE: Holt baseball coaches won't return  WKAR

UPDATE: Holt Superintendent Dr. David Hornak says four high school baseball coaches will not return to the program following an investigation into events.

Putnam: Delhi Township rethinks park called Deadman's Hill, named after 1866 lynching  Lansing State Journal

HOLT – How should a community remember the lynching of a freed slave more than 150 years ago? That will be discussed May 9 by the Delhi Township Parks ...

Holt High senior, 17, dies from injuries in accident  Lansing State Journal

Taylor Linn Wood, 17, a Holt High School senior whose vehicle struck a tree on March 10 has died from her injuries.

2017 Football preview: Holt Rams  Lansing State Journal

Rams trying to reach playoffs for the first time since 2013.

Some parents and Holt Public Schools have different views on the way the district handles bullying  Spartan Newsroom

A recent bullying incident on a Holt Public Schools school bus has brought the topic of bullying to the surface for Holt Public Schools. Parents are wondering if ...

High school seeks information after reports of Larry Nassar abuse on school property emerge

The high school where ex-doctor Larry Nassar worked as a "team doctor" through a contract with Michigan State University is following up on reports from victims ...

Holt community rallying around legendary wrestling coach  Lansing State Journal

Coach Rocky Shaft has given a lot to the Holt wrestling program in 37 years.

Michigan high school football: Mick McCabe's Week 8 state rankings  Detroit Free Press

The Super 10, plus the top 10 in each division after Week 8 of the 2018 Michigan high school football season.

Man wounded in shootout with Lansing police has history of violence, mental illness  Lansing State Journal

Michael Magik Jones, 25, of Holt, remains hospitalized after firing shots at Lansing police.

Old history now a young man's game in Holt  Lansing State Journal

DELHI TWP. - People in Holt might be interested to know the man for whom the community is named never lived there. In fact, it's a good bet he never set foot in ...

Waverly High School evacuated after threat found on bathroom wall  Lansing State Journal

Students at Waverly High School were evacuated from the building following the discovery of a threat written on a bathroom wall.

New Holt boys basketball coach Darren Zwick ecstatic to lead his alma mater  Lansing State Journal

Former Lansing Catholic coach takes over as the leader at his alma mater.

Holt biology teacher wins national award for innovation  WILX-TV

Local biology teacher wins a national innovator award. News 10's Lora Painter heads to Holt High School, into the classroom of Lisa Weise, to find out what ...

Troy Jordan 'getting into his groove' and aiding strong start for Holt boys basketball  Lansing State Journal

Senior guard has played key role in Rams' 3-0 start that has featured wins over Waverly, Sexton and St. Johns.

After mock election, Holt High students respond to the real thing  WKAR

Last week, Holt High School students told us who they would vote for in their mock election. This week, they tell us how they are feeling about the results of the ...

'Vocal defibrillator' jump starts East Kentwood in state soccer semifinals

After getting outplayed in the first half, East Kentwood beat Grand Blanc 1-0 after coach John Conlon managed to "restart the heart" of his team at halftime.

"It's disturbing"; Holt community members react to Nassar  WILX-TV

A small courtroom in Ingham County is expected to be packed with reporters from across the nation Friday morning. They'll be there covering a child molestation ...

Bomb threat found on Holt Junior High wall  Lansing State Journal

Police are investigating a bomb threat written on a Holt Junior High School bathroom wall sometime on Tuesday afternoon.

Putnam: 'It's just not right' says Holt man who wants his money back from an incomplete house painting job  Lansing State Journal

HOLT – To Cliff Brannon, a contract is a contract. He was his yard in September when a painter from Mutt & Jeff Painting approached him about painting his ...


BEST BAR. BEST DANCE BAR: GREEN DOOR (Green Door also won Best Music. Venue) So many venues in Lansing struggle to find a groove and disappear, ...

Michigan high school football: Ishpeming returns to smashmouth winning  Detroit Free Press

Don't look now, but the school that gave us Upper Peninsula icon Alex Briones as well as Ozzy Corp is back and in a big way.

Holt community rallies around wrestling coach  WKAR

Holt, MI - In his 37 years of coaching Holt wrestling, Rocky Shaft created a tight, family-like atmosphere out of a demanding and intense sport. He has.

Two Okemos school buildings searched in response to bomb threats  Lansing State Journal

Students at Okemos High School are sheltering in place in response to a bomb threat.

Hornak eager to lead Holt schools  Lansing State Journal

HOLT – David Hornak says he's "thrilled, tickled and honored" to become Holt Public Schools' next superintendent on July 1. The Horizon Elementary School ...

Holt Seniors Start First Day at New Seniors Only Campus  WILX-TV

Class is in session for seniors at Holt High School - today marks their first day at the new 'seniors only' North Campus.

From soccer to basketball: Tara Lierman’s athletic career continues at GVSU  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

ALLENDALE, Mich -- Tara Lierman had a dominant senior season on the basketball court at Holt High School and was even up for Michigan's player of the year ...

Midland coach 'guarantees' Grand Blanc will win state soccer title

HOLT, MI -- If Rodrigo Barissi is correct, Saturday's game for the Division 1 girls state soccer championship is a mere formality. All Grand Blanc has to do is show ...

Police: Stockbridge student made 'threat of gun violence,' expected to face charges  Lansing State Journal

STOCKBRIDGE - Stockbridge Community Schools will resume normal activities Thursday afternoon and hold classes on Friday after the district was closed for a ...

Man faces charges after allegedly posting sexual material of children on Flickr

A Holt man was arraigned Wednesday morning in Lansing for allegedly participating in child sexually abusive activity.

Autopsy: Delhi Twp. man died from electrocution  Lansing State Journal

Online fundraising campaign underway to support family. 19-year-old wanted to be an Army Ranger.

Holt teen 'overwhelmed' by arranged marriage admits arson  Lansing State Journal

LANSING -- A teen from Albania told a judge Wednesday that she set a fire in her home while her parents slept because she didn't want to go through with an ...

From the Archives: High school graduations  Lansing State Journal

High school students across the United States are counting down the days until graduation. It's a bittersweet occasion.

North Farmington student leading gun control protest Saturday at the Michigan Capitol

At age 14, Cydney Jenkins can't drive a car. She won't even be able to vote for president until 2024. But the North Farmington High School freshman has already ...

Woman killed in car crash was a home health provider

HOLT, MI-- Visitation was held at Estes-Leadley Holt/Delhi Chapel Sunday for a woman killed in a car crash in Climax last week. Nicole Jones, 22, of Climax, ...

2nd Holt teen confirmed dead following July 29 car accident

Alfred White, 18 of Holt, died today during injuries suffered in the accident according to Ingham County Sheriffs' Lt. Vern Elliot.

Students could be prosecuted in bomb threat incidents at Bath schools  Lansing State Journal

BATH TWP. - Police are seeking juvenile court action against two young students who are accused of posting false bomb threats in school bathrooms over the ...

UPDATE: Teen Placed in Medically-Induced Coma  WILX-TV

18-year-old Taylor Wood has been placed in a medically-induced coma after crashing into a tree early Tuesday.

Michigan's March for Our Lives draws thousands to Capitol  Lansing State Journal

LANSING - Thousands of people trekked through downtown Lansing on Saturday, walking from the Hall of Justice to the Capitol in the March for Our Lives, part ...

West Michigan HS Football Player Breaks MHSAA Record With 9 Rushing TDs  97.1 The Ticket

SCHOOLCRAFT, Mich. (97.1 The Ticket) -- Records are meant to be broken. Schoolcraft High School running back Kobe Clark took that saying to heart. Clark ...

After Nassar: A community responds to a local face shrouded in national scandal  Spartan Newsroom

Ex-Michigan State University doctor and former Holt resident Larry Nassar is facing over 80 sexual abuse allegations, and that number seems to grow every ...

In Holt, John Hayhoe is a community superstar  Spartan Newsroom

John Hayhoe is everywhere when it comes to Holt. From morning coffee shops to new business' ribbon-cuttings, Hayhoe's got a reputation for being a ...

Lansing area high school softball preview  Lansing State Journal

Here is an overview of high school softball in the Lansing area. This preview reflects information submitted by area coaches.

Ram Trail helps to connect Holt's streets and its community members  Spartan Newsroom

Delhi Township has just completed the fourth addition to its trail system. It's being called the Ram Trail. The Ram Trail begins at Eifert Road and runs westward ...

Lansing football players who knelt during anthem decide to transfer  WZZM

Two of four Lansing Catholic football players who knelt during the national anthem at games this fall and sought reforms to promote diversity and inclusion at the ...

Engineer: Line 5 has 1 in 60 chance of breaking by 2053

HOLT, MI -- After spending more than an hour steeped in the minutiae of pipeline risk assessment criteria, process and mathematical probability calculations, ...

Teen pleads guilty in crash that killed three, college students plead guilty to providing alcohol

A 17-year-old high school senior has admitted that he was intoxicated when he crashed a speeding car in the Lansing area, killing three teenage passengers.

Larry Nassar sex-abuse case: What you need to know

Here is a quick primer on the unfolding controversy.

Holt teacher on value of Youth Art Month  WKAR

We speak with a mid-Michigan art teacher about Youth Art Month about ways to be involved, even if your school has nixed arts education.

Lansing man charged with murder in firefighter’s death  Lansing State Journal

Grant Jacob Taylor has been charged with murder in the death of firefighter Dennis Rodeman.

Lansing motorcyclist killed in crash died ‘doing something he loved’  Lansing State Journal

Family members remember Christopher David Knight Jr., 23, of Lansing, who died Wednesday after his motorcycle collided with a pickup truck.

Addison schools responds to written threat with lockdown  The Daily Telegram

ADDISON — Addison Community Schools was on a “precautionary” lockdown Tuesday after a threatening message was found written on a middle school ...

The next frontier  City Pulse

The next time I roll from my home turf in North Lansing to talk about trails with Parks Department Director Timothy Morgan at the Ingham County seat in Mason, ...

What to know about the sex abuse case of ex-MSU Dr. Larry Nassar

In a controversy with parallels to the Jerry Sandusky sex-abuse scandal involving Penn State, Dr. Larry Nassar, a former Michigan State University and USA ...

St. Charles County Food Inspection Scores: 54th Street, Grotto Grill, KJ's Home of the Crazy Greek  70 West Sentinel

The St. Charles County Department of Public Health monitors more than 1300 food *service* providers in St. Charles County. (The City of St. Peters conducts its.

New bills aim to protect Michigan children from predators like Nassar

Olympic gold medalist Jordyn Wieber, speaking, joined sexual assault survivors and lawmakers at a press conference announcing legislation to better protect ...

7 things we know about Larry Nassar, the doctor who sexually abused hundreds of girls and women  HelloGiggles

Larry Nassar, the disgraced USA Gymnastics doctor, is on trial for sexually assaulting more than 150 women. Here's what we know about the serial abuser.

Update: Enbridge says Great Lakes pipelines passed fed-ordered pressure tests  Detroit Metro Times

Update: According to a statement released Sunday, Enbridge says the federally required pressure tests were completed over the weekend with both pipelines ...

How Trump took votes in Delhi Township and won Michigan  Spartan Newsroom

Dave Carpenter has cut hair for approximately 49 years between the city of Mason and Delhi Township. He runs the small Rams Barber Shop now, located on ...

Slain firefighter's father: ‘I will never think 30 years is enough’  Lansing State Journal

Grant Taylor was sentenced today to 30 to 40 years in prison for killing Lansing firefighter Dennis Rodeman two years ago.

Public meetings on Enbridge pipeline options

Public meetings are beginning on a report listing alternatives to pipelines carrying oil beneath the waterway where Lakes Huron and Michigan meet.

Wrestling Announces Eight-Man Recruiting Class  EMU Eagles

The Eastern Michigan University wrestling team announced its incoming recruiting class for the upcoming 2017-18 season Wednesday, Aug. 30. Joining the ...

Okemos soccer falls in regional semifinal  USA TODAY High School Sports

HOLT – The Okemos High School boys soccer team made a strong run last week while navigating its way to a third district championship in four years.

Hall of Fame Okemos soccer coach was 'another parent'  Lansing State Journal

OKEMOS — On Friday, Brian Guggemos' middle school-aged children saw him shed tears for the first time. Guggemos, the longtime Okemos boys soccer coach ...

College Crosse Prospectus - June 13, 2018: Philadelphia Wings Unveil New Jerseys; Troubling Numbers For Men’s…  College Crosse

GOOOOOOOOOOOOOOD MORNING, College Crosse Nation! Thanks for making us a part of your day! Here's everything you need to know for June 13, 2018.

Schuette: Time to schedule Mackinac pipeline shutdown  The Detroit News

Lansing — Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette on Thursday called for the development of a “specific and definite timetable” to close Enbridge Energy Inc.'s ...

New Concession Stand Regulations Impact Local Schools' Sports  WILX-TV

The Ingham County Health Department enforces new regulations for concession stands at local schools.

When, where and how to comment on Enbridge Line 5 studies

Update: State fires contractor doing risk study at last minute. PETOSKEY, MI -- Want to make your voice heard on two studies reviewing the risk posed by, and ...

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