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Elon Musk tells Flint students to push their creative limits

Elon Musk sees engineering as “the closest thing to magic that exists in the real world.”

Elon Musk provides $423K to buy laptops for all Flint middle schoolers

The $423600 donation by the Elon Musk Foundation was approved at Wednesday night's school board meeting to get Chromebooks for the middle school ...

Elon Musk just bought laptops for all Flint middle schoolers  Detroit Metro Times

Billionaire Elon Musk has been feeling philanthropic lately. On Wednesday, Flint Community Schools announced the Elon Musk Foundation donated $423600 ...

Flint Northern High School sports will end at 'Home of the State Champs'  The Flint Journal -

"What sticks out to me is just the tradition at Northern," said Mateen Cleaves, a former NBA player who led Northern to a state title for basketball in 1995.

Flint Community Schools board paves way for active new year amid uncertainty and change  East Village Magazine

by Harold C. Ford. Amid uncertainty and change as the Flint Community Schools (FCS) move into the 2019 calendar year, a host of initiatives, actions, and ...

Flint Northern High School historic photo gallery  The Flint Journal -

MLive-The Flint Journal dug through our archives to highlight some historic photos of the school and the people in it.

Anthony D. Baskin Sr. | Local Obituaries |

MERRILLVILLE, IN - Mr. Anthony D. Baskin Sr., AKA "Ricky", passed away Saturday, February 9, 2019 at Methodist Hospital South Lake Campus. Ricky was ...

CMU president says he nearly dropped out of Flint Northern High School

"I was one of those young, black men at Flint Northern who almost dropped out," Ross said on Friday, June 19.

Flint Northern High School students stage walk out because of heat, air conditioning now turned on  The Flint Journal -

The air conditioning was turned on Wednesday afternoon.

Flint Northern graduation: Photo gallery and top graduates  The Flint Journal -

Flint Northern High School's Class of 2012 graduates June 5.

Flint's new Northern Academy aims to keep seventh- through ninth-graders on track for graduation  Mlive- flint

Northern Academy is a new seventh through ninth grade school at the former site of Flint Northern High School. The new school will target at-risk students who ...

Dropping to one Flint high school worth exploring, says new superintendent

The Flint School District dipped to the third largest school district in Genesee County following preliminary count numbers released Wednesday, Oct. 7.

Concussion lawsuit: Football coach called injured kids 'sissies' — pushed them to play  Detroit Free Press

Flint high school football coach is accused of pressuring boys to play hurt and ruining one teen's life: He got a concussion and has been lost since.

Genesee County area high school reunions  The Flint Journal

Genesee County area class reunions: DYE HIGH SCHOOL annual thunderbolt reunion Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 at the St George Orthodox Banquet Hall, 5191 ...

No danger found at Flint Northern High School after 911 report of man with gun  Mlive- flint

Multiple parents were arriving at the school to take students home amid reports Thursday morning of a man with a gun in the school.

All-time greats: After career at Michigan State, Kelvin Torbert settles down in Lansing area

He said he rarely ever goes anywhere with folks not asking him about basketball or reflecting on what he did during that time.

Parolee who killed Flint teen sentenced to prison for federal gun charge  The Flint Journal

A Flint man convicted in 1989 of fatally shooting a Flint Northern High School student is headed back to prison after Michigan State Police troopers found him in ...

Former Flint Northern QB Arreal 'Nuke' Riggs messes up academically, attempts to turn life around in U.S. Army  The Flint Journal -

FLINT, MI – Instead of playing in the football season opener for St. Joseph's College Thursday against Valparaiso, Arreal "Nuke" Riggs was back home in Flint ...

Strangled Flint babysitter case closed decades after accused killer freed

FLINT, MI -- Forty-five years ago this month, the caretaker of a Vienna Township farm stepped out of his mobile home to see an approaching solar eclipse -- but ...

Flint's Frank J. Manley Jr., whose life mission was to help others, dies

FLINT, MI - Friends and family of Frank J. Manley Jr. said he lived his life to help others - doing so as a community schools director, through athletics and by ...

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 ...

Family grateful after police arrest man in first homicide of deadly weekend

Melvin Morgan III.jpg. Courtesy photo of Melvin Morgan III. FLINT, MI - The family of a 27-year-old Flint man shot and killed earlier this month said they're glad ...

See the Flint schools that have closed in the last five years

undefined. undefined. Bryant Elementary School. A Bryant Elementary School student puts his jacket on before heading to the school bus Friday, June 7, 2013, ...

Karen Weaver makes history, elected Flint's first woman mayor

Flint voters have elected Karen Weaver as the city's first woman mayor, bouncing Dayne Walling from office after six years by a convincing margin.

Kickball roots contribute to Tonya Lowe-Caroll's Hall of Fame track career

tonya_0001.jpg. Former track star Tonya Lowe-Carroll was a key member of two state titles at Flint Northern High School in 1979 and 1980. (Flint Journal ...

Former MSU football player Greg Cooper looks to expand Dig Deep training company

FLINT, MI - In an attempt to expand his "Dig Deep" training company, former Michigan State football player Greg Cooper is hosting a free open house on Sunday ...

Former Michigan State basketball star Mateen Cleaves charged in sex assault

Former Michigan State basketball star Mateen Cleaves was charged Tuesday with sexually assaulting a 24-year-old woman at a Mundy Township motel after a ...

Flint Northern grad pushes through obstacles, graduating from medical school  The Flint Journal -

By now, he's used to fighting through setbacks. And he's taking it all in stride.

Family identifies Flint homicide victim as Ryan Stinson; Son was murdered in 2010  The Flint Journal -

FLINT, Michigan -- Family has identified the man who was shot and killed inside a convenience around 9 on Sunday night as Ryan Stinson, 42.

Flint's Jackson Park gets $20,000 grant for new baseball field as part of renovation grant  The Flint Journal -

FLINT, MI – Hardenbrook Park – also known as Jackson Park – on Flint's north side will get some TLC next week. As the recipient of a $20,000 Lowes Grant, the ...

Police chases under fire in Genesee County after two fatal crashes

Some Flint residents are questioning the role of the state police and their pursuit of suspects after separate chases left two mothers dead in the past month.

Bryant Elementary parents express some concern about Flint Community Schools' reconfiguration plans  The Flint Journal -

The meeting was the last of four parent gatherings at schools to close or be used for different programs by fall 2013 in an effort by the district to better utilize ...

Suspect is related to mother, son killed on Flint's south side, victim's daughter says

Demechieo Pea was arraigned, Jan 10 for the murder of Sue Burns, 54 and her son Vanthony Burns, 19, at Atherton East apartments in Flint.

Jury awards $420000 to Flint security guards in whistle blower lawsuit  The Flint Journal -

The jury Wednesday awarded Ricky Buggs $278750 and Bobby Jones $21000 in addition to attorneys fees, which should total about $120000, said their ...

Stabbing death of Flint's Darwin Marshall silenced 'angel voice'  The Flint Journal -

Darwin Marshall died after he was found stabbed about 1:30 a.m. Monday on Garland Street near West Fifth Avenue, according to Flint police.

Mateen Cleaves passionate about encouraging Flint kids at 'One Goal. One Passion.' basketball camp  Mlive- flint

Cleaves is back in his hometown this week with his hard hat on promoting hard work. He is molding the younger crop of basketball stars to achieve what he did ...

Flint teen convicted of killing 15-year-old boy on New Year's Day

A Flint teenager who claims he accidentally shot his friend in the chest has been convicted of murder.

Original Flintstones begin organizing Class AA City Basketball League reunion for former players  The Flint Journal -

FLINT, MI – The Class AA City Recreation Basketball League produced some of Flint's most storied games in hotbox gyms all around town. From the 1950s ...

Flint athletes 'Dig Deep' for former Michigan State football player Greg Cooper to improve skills at camp  The Flint Journal

chris_wilson_football_CORRECT_CAPTIONS-9. Flint native Greg Cooper, 31, is a former Michigan State football player who runs an eight-week "Dig Deep" ...

Former NFL pro Chris Wilson eyes an NFL comeback, ideally with Detroit Lions

He has a strong desire to play in the NFL, again. And he'd like to play for the Detroit Lions.

Service held for Kent woman killed at home | Linda Sweezer obituary  Kent Reporter

Family and friends attended a funeral *service* for Linda Kay Sweezer, 64, of Kent, on Monday at New Jerusalem Full Gospel Baptist Church in Flint, Mich., where ...

Freshman guard Kayla Brown leaves father at Flint Southwestern for fresh start at Dearborn Heights Robichaud

Freshman Kayla Brown prepares to shoot the ball while her father, head coach Nate Brown, analyzes her form during practice on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014 at ...

Huron Schools narrows superintendent search to 5 candidates  Monroe Evening News

The Huron Schools Board of Education will hold special meetings Monday and Tuesday to interview five candidates for superintendent when Richard Naughton ...

'Patricia's Promise:' On 7-year-anniversary of Halloween Eve murder-suicide in Flint, victim's mother speaks out against domestic violence  The Flint Journal -

FLINT, Michigan — It was October 2003, and new mom Patricia Brown was giggling with friends about dressing up 4-month-old Makenzi as a chili pepper for her ...

Michigan grants Flint native Thomas Rawls his release, RB will transfer to Central Michigan  The Flint Journal -

The University of Michigan's athletic department confirmed that Rawls has been granted his release from the football program on Saturday afternoon.

Former Mott Bear Kevin Tiggs rejoins pro basketball team in Ukraine  The Flint Journal -

Flint native Kevin Tiggs emerged as an All-American as well as the NJCAA's National Player of the Year in 2007 despite playing limited high school basketball at ...

Flint's McGee family premieres in 'new-age Cosby Show' on Oprah Winfrey Network  The Flint Journal -

"I had fun filming my show last summer with my family," Denver Nuggets center JaVale McGee said. "The show is about my real life. You'll get to see some of my ...

Beecher's Monte Morris off to 'very, very good' start at Iowa State and expected to play immediately  The Flint Journal -

MonteMorrisatMateen Cleaves basketball camp.JPG. Flint natives Dominez Burnett, left, and Monte Morris listen to Michigan State head basketball coach Tom ...

Gregory Dill chosen to lead Washtenaw County as next administrator

Gregory_Dill_100516_RJS_10.jpg. Gregory Dill, interim Washtenaw County administrator, has been chosen to lead the county on a more permanent basis.

Homicide victim Leon Hall was family man, mother says  The Flint Journal -

The Hurley Regional Medical Center nurse said she spent the day wondering if one of the two men killed in an early Sunday shooting was her son, 31-year-old ...

Central Michigan excited to add the explosiveness of Michigan transfer Thomas Rawls  Bay City Times

Rawls had 73 carries for 333 yards and five touchdowns in three seasons for Michigan. He transferred to Central Michigan following his graduation and is able ...

Michigan State, Michigan recruiting war isn't ruining 5-star basketball prospect Miles Bridges' teenhood

Gallery: Five star basketball recruit and Flint native Miles Bridges, begins looking at top college programs. Five star basketball recruit and Flint native, Miles ...

Goodrich basketball star Tania Davis gets attention from recruiters nationwide, but not from UM, MSU

Goodrich point guard Tania Davis is entering her senior year as one of the nation's top recruits for girls basketball. Davis, 17, is currently ranked No. 49 in the ...

Former Michigan star Andre Weathers named football coach at Burton Bentley

BURTON, MI -- Flint native and former Michigan star Andre Weathers has been named the head football coach at Burton Bentley High School, a school ...

Coach's daughter Kenedy Vines settles into role as freshman starter at Otisville LakeVille

OTISVILLE, MI – Being a freshman starter on varsity can be difficult at times for freshman point guard Kenedy Vines. Adjusting to the faster pace against older ...

J'Nathan Bullock: A Basketball Player's Journey to Become an NFL Tight End  Bleacher Report

J'Nathan Bullock is a name that very few NFL fans know because Bullock didn't play college football, he played basketball for Cleveland State University instead ...

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