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Lakeshore Superintendent Retiring

Lakeshore Public Schools Superintendent Phil Freeman is retiring. He presented a letter to the board of education Tuesday saying he officially retires on June 30 after 34 years of service in public education. Freeman came to Lakeshore

State Police Vehicle Struck In Battle Creek

A Michigan State Police trooper was injured when his patrol car was struck by another vehicle in Battle on Sunday night. Michigan State Police have released the following: Michigan State Police (MSP) troopers are investigating a two-vehicle

Body Of Jimmy Green Found In Lawrence

The remains of 45-year-old Jimmy Green of Parchment have been found in the woods near Lawrence. The Van Buren County Sheriff’s Department says his body was found Friday, and his family has been notified. Green had been

BHAS Board Holds Organizational Meeting

Dashuna Robinson is the new president of the Benton Harbor Area Schools Board of Education. The body held its first meeting of the year on Tuesday of this past week, selecting its officers for 2021. Robinson started

COVID-19 Variant In Michigan

A variant of COVID-19 that first appeared in the United Kingdom and later in the United States has now been found in Michigan. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has released the following:  The first