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2 Genesee County school districts host teacher recruitment fairs

Beecher Community Schools will host a teacher recruitment fair from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday June 1, at Beecher High School, 6255 Neff Road, Mount Morris.

Beecher shines in finest threads at 2019 prom

More than 60 Beecher students strutted around to show off their threads during a promenade in front of hundreds of family and friends ahead of prom on Friday, ...

Nuggets' Monte Morris dishes out water to Flint residents at meet and greet

FLINT TWP, MI – The rise of Monte Morris in the NBA this season has not been missed by Flint-area fans that have followed his career since he ran the court at ...

Police: Boy shot during fight at Beecher High School  WNEM Saginaw

A boy was shot in the parking lot of Beecher High School after the basketball game Tuesday night.

Mid Michigan head football coach weighs in on MHSAA reductions for full-contact practices  ABC 12 News

Beecher's head football Coach and Athletic Director Courtney Hawkins sits on the MHSAA's Representative Council. The former NFL player voted in favor of ...

Style and cash reign supreme at Beecher 2018 "Casino Night" prom

From Beecher High School, the students rolled on to the Signature Chop House in Flushing, where they continued to dine and dance the night away, listening to ...

NBA's Monte Morris assisting Flint-area families this holiday season

He's always a person that's going to give back. He always has. From when he was little until now,” said Morris' mother Latonia on Sunday, Dec. 23 at Beecher ...

Beecher High School students celebrate 'Night in Paradise' prom

More than 60 Beecher High School students danced the night away Friday, May 12. Students rolled up for a red-carpet style walk-around to show off their finest ...

90 students receive diplomas at Beecher High School 2016 graduation -

Beecher High School honored 90 high school seniors during its graduation ceremony on Friday, June 10, 2016 in Randall Coates Auditorium at Beecher High ...

Beecher High School students to debut self-produced music video  The Flint Journal

Right before the end of their school week, Beecher teenagers will show off one of their most unique homework assignments yet: a music video.

Beecher High School students celebrate prom 2016

Hundreds of Beecher High School students dressed in their finest dresses and suits for Friday night's prom at the Signature Chop House in Flushing.

Beecher High School celebrates 'Hollywood Night' prom 2015

Beecher High School students hit the dance floor Friday, May 22 for their prom at Zehnder's of Frankenmuth.

Beecher coach Mike Williams donates $1,000 to Boys & Girls Club of Flint

FLINT, MI - Coach Mike Williams has helped build a dynasty boys basketball program at Beecher High School, winning five of the last six Class C titles. But he's ...

Search Michigan schools to see how they compare in sending grads to college  Bridge Michigan

Use this database to search for your Michigan high school and see how it compares in sending graduates to college to others nearby and of similar economic ...

Small fire does minor damage to Beecher field house

"We were fortunate because if someone hadn't been there it could've been more devastating," said Ira Rutherford, Beecher schools' interim superintendent.

Beecher High School students reel in prom with promenade for the community  Mlive- flint

FLINT, MI – Hundreds of residents swarmed Dailey Elementary School in Flint Friday, May 17, gathering on the lawn to get a look at couples dressed in formal ...

New programs introduced at Beecher Schools  ABC 12 News

Making sure kids are prepared to start school and then to continue their learning on the secondary level is a promise one Mid-Michigan school district is making, ...

Year-round classes: School's no longer out for summer at Beecher Community Schools  Mlive- flint

The Beecher Community School District may have become the first district in the state to hold classes year-round.

Consolidation plan focus of Beecher schools town hall meeting

MT. MORRIS TWP, MI - A town hall meeting has been planned by Beecher schools to discuss the approved plan to consolidate the district into a single campus.

2019 Academic State Champs honors Michigan schools where college is the norm  Bridge Michigan

Dearborn schools dominate many of the champs lists, as Bridge Magazine recognizes winners at schools from Grand Rapids to Detroit and the Upper ...

Denver Nuggets: Monte Morris’ Rapid Rise Wasn’t That Unexpected  Mile High Maniac

The Denver Nuggets have found a gem in reserve point guard Monte Morris. Though a surprise to some, those that have known him expected nothing less.

Riders help Doyle/Ryder students roar into the school year  East Village Magazine

By Harold C. Ford. Some two dozen area motorcyclists obliterated the image of motorcycle riders as narcissists living on the edge of law as they welcomed ...

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

BEECHER, MI -- Capping off the year for Beecher High School's Class of 2012 is graduation today. MLive has been there to capture these important final days of ...

Kyle Kuzma, Monte Morris bring joy to Flint through NBA Draft day experience

Roughly 18 miles separated Kyle Kuzma from Monte "Man-Man" Morris during Thursday night's NBA Draft. Their draft day experiences were many more miles ...

Flint Jaguars set standard with first-ever win at Beecher in Week 1

Photo credit: Jake May. By Eric Woodyard | MT. MORRIS TWP, MI – R.I.P. Knights. Goodbye Wildcats. Say hello to the Jaguars.

Back-to-school brings changes for Beecher students -

Beginning this fall, Dailey and Tucker elementaries have shifted from K-6 facilities to house K-4 and 5-8 grade students, respectively. Beecher High School is ...

Three-time defending state champ Beecher gearing up for state tourney

The Bucs, who have won five of the last six Class C state titles, have a 10-6 record but five of their losses have been vs. Class A or B teams.

'No other storms come close': Survivors remember deadly 1953 Beecher tornado  The Flint Journal -

BEECHER, MI - At age 18, Leonard Brush was at his girlfriend's house 15 minutes before they heard the wind pick up, saw the hail come down, watched trees ...

Flint Beecher feels 'blessed' to have former NFL player Courtney Hawkins working at high school  The Flint Journal -

(Third of an eight-part series profiling this year's inductees into the Greater Flint Afro-American Hall of Fame). BEECHER, Michigan – What Courtney Hawkins ...

Past Beecher experiences shape former NFL player Carl Banks into successful businessman  The Flint Journal -

FLINT, MI – Former NFL player Carl Banks' competitive drive extended beyond sports at Beecher High School. Sure, he wanted to stand out in football and ...

Flint Beecher guard Montana Gooch defies odds to join college basketball ranks next season  The Flint Journal -

View full sizeBrett Carlsen | MLive.comMontana Gooch, a guard on the Flint Beecher's State Championship Basketball team, is now looking forward to attending ...

Burl D. Webster | Obituaries  Cadillac News

REED CITY — Burl D. Webster, of Richmond Township near Reed City, passed away suddenly and unexpected on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at his home. He was ...

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 ...

Former NFL player, Beecher coach Courtney Hawkins voted as Flint's smartest sideline leader

FLINT, MI -- Former Michigan State star Courtney Hawkins' nine seasons in the National Football League have paid off tremendously. readers have ...

Beecher state championship celebration makes community proud to be from Buc-Town  The Flint Journal -

Windy, 50-degree weather didn't stop the fans from supporting the back-to-back Class C state champs. Well-wishers stood on the front lawns of local businesses ...

A top-to-bottom ranking of Genesee County schools  The Flint Journal -

These are Genesee County's 133 public schools in order according to the Michigan Department of Education's top-to-bottom list from 2011.

The complete guide for Genesee County prom photos 2015

Prom season is underway, and The Flint Journal has you covered for photos from proms all over Genesee County.

Flint Beecher Middle School principal named new principal of Kalamazoo Loy Norrix High School  Mlive Kalamazoo

The Kalamazoo Public Schools Board of Education has named Rodney Prewitt, principal of Flint Beecher Middle School, as the new principal of Loy Norrix High ...

Frank Greene leaves Beecher for same North Carolina prep school as former teammate

MT. MORRIS TWP, MI -- Beecher boys basketball coach Mike Williams has lost another player to prep school. Junior guard Frank Greene is the second Beecher ...

Incoming students win $60,000 Medallion Scholarships | WMU News  WMU News

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Twenty freshmen have won coveted Medallion Scholarships to begin their studies at Western Michigan University this fall. Medallion ...

Flint among first to get free school lunches for all courtesy of US government  The Flint Journal -

Starting this week, there will be free lunches for all Flint School District students.

Readers call on Flint schools to explore year-round schedule following move by Beecher district officials  Mlive- flint

Beecher Superintendent Josha Talison said the decision was made in part to help with learning loss over the summer months. Classes will begin on Aug.

Influence of LeBron James pushes Flint's YouTube basketball sensation

Keyon Menifield Jr. is a huge Cleveland Cavaliers fan.

Warriors center JaVale McGee hosting sixth annual Flint turkey giveaway

McGee is teaming with The Flint Development Center to host his sixth annual turkey giveaway on Tuesday, Nov. 22.

Flint Beecher star Malik Ellison dreams of becoming two-sport college athlete

Beecher's Malik Ellison, left, takes the ball upfield during the game of the week Friday, September 16, 2016 in Montrose. Mark Felix |

Unfinished business: Beecher's Markell Lucas keeps father's legacy alive in pursuit of a hoops scholarship  The Flint Journal -

Taught by his father to be mentally tough, 17-year-old Markell Lucas never imagined how harshly that lesson would be put to the test.

Parade planned to celebrate Flint Beecher's basketball state championship this Saturday  The Flint Journal -

Flint Beecher High School will be hosting a parade to celebrate the Buccaneers' boys basketball team's 28-0 season and Class C state championship Saturday.

March Madness strengthens bond for mothers of three Flint NCAA players

Flint moms wish their sons good luck in the 2016 NCAA Tournament.

Andre Rison avoids prison after pleading guilty to probation violations

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 ...

Flint basketball players go through 'hell and back' to keep NCAA tradition alive

FLINT, MI - Deondre Parks' road to Division I basketball was paved with challenges. Then again, any of the nine Flint-area athletes playing at college ...

Which high school football conference that features Flint area teams is the toughest?

Goodrich senior wide receiver Eric Hildebrand runs to the outside on a shovel pass against Beecher in the first quarter on Sept. 18, 2015 at Beecher High ...

Feds target Andre Rison's NFL retirement in child support case

Federal prosecutors are trying to collect money from former NFL Pro Bowler and Flint native Andre Rison as he slowly repays more than $300000 in child ...

Beecher's Monte Morris adapts to college at Iowa State University, scores 47 points in YMCA League  The Flint Journal -

Although Morris knows exactly how to find the basketball practice facility, Michigan's most recent Mr. Basketball recipient got lost locating all of his summer ...

Michigan runs up against Mr. Basketball Monte Morris in Sunday showdown at Iowa State  The Flint Journal -

Morris_Monte_UNCW_2013-14_1.JPG. Flint Beecher graduate Monte Morris is a freshman guard at Iowa State University. Morris won Michigan's Mr. Basketball ...

Flint judge's decade on bench marked by love of learning, literacy

"I love to be able to tell people who pass through my courtroom that 'you've earned your wings, now fly on out of here,'" she said.

F5 tornado destroyed Flint suburb in 1953  WDIV Detroit

On June 8, 1953 the last F5 tornado to hit Michigan struck the Flint suburb of Beecher ...

Andre Rison plans to turn himself in on federal arrest warrant, report claims

Former NFL Pro Bowler Andre Rison plans to turn himself into authorities on a federal arrest warrant issued earlier this week, according to a report by the Detroit ...

Boys basketball Class C all-state teams  Detroit Free Press

The 2017 Detroit Free Press Class C all-state boys basketball team, selected by a vote of high school coaches.

Ele's Place celebrates expansion to Flint-area with open house

Ele's Place is a non-profit organization that works with children and their families to manage the grief they feel from the loss of a loved one.

Beecher's Jelani Taylor (Cornell) and Goodrich's Jay Vallie (Dayton) accept DI offers

Jelani Taylor is a senior defensive back at Beecher High School that is headed to Cornell University of the Ivy League. Jake May | By Eric Woodyard ...

Former NFL and MSU star Andre Rison turns himself in on probation violations

FLINT, MI - A federal warrant has been lifted against NFL Pro Bowler Andre Rison on allegations he violated probation in failing to make child support payments ...

Diplomat CEO renovating downtown Flint's Dryden Building as 'anchor' business center

A century old building in downtown Flint could be the new site for business revitalization if its owner has anything to say about it.

Federal arrest warrant issued for former NFL and MSU star Andre Rison

FLINT, MI - A federal judge has issued an arrest warrant for former NFL Pro Bowler Andre Rison after he allegedly failed to make child support payments and ...

Southwestern vs. Flint Powers Catholic boys basketball wins Game of the Week poll

Flint Southwestern players huddle during a timeout as the Beecher Buccaneers face off against the Flint Southwestern Knights on Monday, Dec. 7, 2015, at ...

Bay City native who led Clinton campaign media back to work with Kildee

Rivard and Kildee. U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Flint Township, and Mitch Rivard visit Beecher High School and Tucker Elementary School in September 2014 to ...

The life of a killer gun: From suburbia to the streets  The Flint Journal -

The victim died, the suspect was arrested, but the gun lived on -- leaving only little reminders behind. The rest of the weapon disappeared, back to the secret ...

Flint's Kyle Kuzma emerges as ESPN four-star recruit, commits to University of Utah for hoops  Mlive- flint

FLINT, MI – Naysayers initially questioned Flint native Kyle Kuzma's bold move to check out of Burton Bentley High School to pursue basketball on the national ...

Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...

Vote for Flint area Week 3 Game of the Week

FLINT, MI – Voting is now open for Flint's next Game of the Week poll. Four prep football games are listed on the current poll that is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 9.

Family copes with fatal shooting of Flint man caught in crossfire  The Flint Journal -

Darrin Bass was the 18 person killed in Flint this year, and the fifth since Easter.

Former Flint-area members of Grand Funk Railroad, Rare Earth, The Frost form new band

SWARTZ CREEK, MI -- Three Flint-area men who spent their years onstage with some of the biggest bands during the golden age of rock 'n' roll are forming a ...

Wolverine Worldwide licenses Stride Rite brand to another company

Michigan footwear giant plans to focus on kids shoes for other brands.

Ex-MSU star Carl Banks says NFL missed big opportunity to make a statement with Ray Rice suspension  The Flint Journal

"I think they missed a tremendous opportunity to send the right message, a consistent message that women are important, women are humans and that there is ...

Flint firefighter opens a new funeral home in Mt. Morris Township

Flint firefighter Sheldon Banks has spent more than a decade trying to save lives. His second career is servicing the afterlife.

Q&A: UM-Flint Alumnus Gary Jones, Constituency Services Representative for Congressman Dan Kildee  University of Michigan Flint News

Gary Jones talks about how his UM-Flint experience helped prepare him for success as a Constituency Services Representative for Congressman Dan Kildee.

Roma's celebrates new owners, 50 years | Local Business  Argus Press

OWOSSO — As longtime Roma's Back Door owner John Orin passes the torch to new owners Eric Lab and Martin Misjak, the restaurant is celebrating 50 years ...

Former NFL Pro Bowler, Flint native Andre Rison coaching at Ann Arbor Skyline

Andre Rison, head coach of Northwestern and former NFL player, coaches his players at game against Beecher High on Thursday, August 26, 2010.

Fans can pick top boys basketball coach in Saginaw area

Hemlock's coach Matt Bauer yells out to his team during a 2012 game. (Yfat Yossifor | File). Hugh Bernreuter. Matt Bauer, Hemlock. Longtime ...

Flint boxing great Ronnie Byrd reflects on his life and accomplishments  The Flint Journal -

Flooding the walls of the Joe Byrd Boxing Academy across from Beecher High School are an assortment of fight posters, boxing articles and photos.

Flint Affiliation's 'Young Bears' AAU basketball team play in honor of the late Migeal Swain  The Flint Journal -

View full sizeSean Ryan | The Flint JournalCoach Nate Brown huddles his players before starting another drill during his ten and under basketball team practice ...

Monte Morris DraftExpress Profile: Stats, Comparisons, and Outlook  DraftExpress

Monte Morris DraftExpress Profile: scouting reports, videos, stats and logs.

Tri-City Times selects All-Area girls track team  Tri City Times

TRI-CITY AREA — From the first meet until the last, these athletes set the standard for excellence. Here is a look at who made the 2015 edition of The Tri-City.

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