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Dowagiac Union Schools to interview superintendent candidates March 12-13

DOWAGIAC — The Dowagiac Union Schools Board of Education continues to move forward with the process of selecting ...

Education

Buchanan High School awarded $100,000 grant for CTE programs

BUCHANAN — A local school district’s career prep program will be receiving a significant boost with the help ...

Community News

Five Brandywine staff members nominated for Excellence in Education Awards

NILES CHARTER TOWNSHIP — Five staff members from a local school have been recognized for their support and ...

Community News

Lee aims to make difference as member of Cassopolis school board

CASSOPOLIS — William G. Lee Jr. is setting out to contribute to the community that raised him, starting ...

Community News

Dowagiac schools celebrate January Students of the Month

DOWAGIAC — Six local students have been selected for recognition by teachers and faculty for their outstanding performance ...

Community News

Cassopolis Public Schools to form ‘capital needs’ committee

CASSOPOLIS — Cassopolis Public Schools is setting out toward a new vision for maintaining its facilities, one largely ...

Community News

Local middle school robotics team to compete in national tournament

GRANDVILLE — A local robotics team has punched its ticket to a VEX Robotics national competition.  Robo Tech ...

Education

Cassopolis alumna named to Dean’s List at Northern Michigan University

MARQUETTE — Grace Strukel was named to the dean’s list at Northern Michigan University, located in Marquette, Michigan ...

Education

Niles Community Schools Superintendent to step down in 2025

NILES — Niles Community Schools announced at last night’s Board of Education meeting that after nine years of ...

Community News

Edwardsburg school board authorizes bond proposal, seeks renewal of non-homestead millage

EDWARDSBURG — The Edwardsburg Public Schools Board of Education has approved the ballot language for the upcoming May ...

Community News

PHOTO STORY: Elementary school hosts 100th birthday party for retired schoolteacher

NILES — A local elementary school celebrated its 100th day of classes in a special way. Howard-Ellis Elementary ...

Education

Niles 5th grader wins statewide art contest

NILES — A local elementary schooler was recognized for her artistic talents in a statewide competition. Janet Palmisano, ...

Community News

Brandywine talks new elementary, middle school curriculum, career tech opportunities

NILES — The Brandywine Board of Education’s February meeting featured reports on the success of a new elementary ...

Education

Odor prompts brief evacuation at Dowagiac High School

DOWAGIAC — Dowagiac Union High School was evacuated as a precaution Tuesday morning due to a reported gas ...

Education

Dowagiac Union High School announces first semester honor roll

DOWAGIAC — Dowagiac Union High School recently released its honor roll for its first semester. Students who achieved ...

Education

Edwardsburg Middle School announces first semester honor roll

EDWARDSBURG — Edwardsburg Middle School recently released its honor roll for its first semester of the 2023-24 school ...

Community News

Ballard Elementary earns ‘Reward School’ ranking for academic performance

NILES — A local elementary school was recognized for its academic excellence. Ballard Elementary School celebrated its designation ...

Community News

EPS community gives input on potential bond election

EDWARDSBURG — A local school district is hoping to make important changes to its infrastructure with the help ...

Brandywine Education

Brandywine school board approves bond proposal for May ballot

NILES — Brandywine Board of Education members have approved the ballot language for the upcoming May 7 election ...

Community News

SMC spring enrollment up 11.5 percent, led state last year

DOWAGIAC — Southwestern Michigan College, at the end of the registration period for the current session, recorded its ...

Business

Honor Credit Union accepting applications for annual scholarship program

BERRIEN SPRINGS — Honor Credit Union recently announced its 2024 Community Commitment Scholarship Program. New this year, Honor ...

Community News

Dowagiac schools celebrate December Students of the Month

DOWAGIAC — Six local students have been selected for recognition by teachers and faculty for their outstanding performance ...

Education

Curriculum discussed at Brandywine committee meeting

NILES — After several meetings with little or no public comment, people once again came out to express ...

Community News

Mt. Calvary Baptist Church hosts annual MLK Community Breakfast

NILES — Dozens of community members braved frigid conditions Monday morning to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin ...

Community News

Niles Haunted House to award scholarships to area seniors

NILES — One regional attraction is looking to give back to area students. The Niles Haunted House Board ...

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