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Niles High School principal reflects on career after announcing retirement

NILES — A longtime local educator will be saying goodbye to the world of lesson planning, curriculum crafting ...

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Niles Community Schools announces Michelle Asmus as high school principal

NILES — Niles Community Schools has announced that Michelle Asmus will become the principal of Niles High School, ...

Education

Niles art class giving students opportunity to learn from each other

NILES — A local school teacher is letting students use their talents to teach the class. Scott Morgan, ...

Education

Niles Community Schools announces retirement of high school principal

NILES — Niles Community Schools has announced that Molly Brawley, principal at Niles High School, will retire on ...

Berrien County

State representative opposes school district’s sick leave policy

BERRIEN COUNTY — A local politician has taken issue with an area school district’s new employee policy. In ...

Education

Close friends crowned Niles homecoming king, queen

NILES — The pomp and circumstance that is Homecoming Week culminated with a moment to remember for Niles ...

Education

PHOTO STORY: Niles celebrates homecoming with parade

NILES — Before the Vikings took to the football field Friday night, the entire community decided to celebrate ...

Education

New tech students race marbles to raise money for essential workers

NILES — A group of freshman high school students recently hosted a unique competition to raise funds for ...

Berrien County

Berrien County reports lower COVID-19 cases in schools following mask mandate

BERRIEN COUNTY — COVID-19 cases and outbreaks are down in Berrien County schools following a mask mandate issued ...

Education

Parents protest masks at Niles Community Schools Board of Education meeting

NILES — The debate surrounding masks in Berrien County schools continued Monday. Several parents spoke against masks in ...

Berrien County

MEC accepting applications for Strengthening Schools Grant program

CASSOPOLIS — Applications are now open for an annual grant program. Midwest Energy and Communications is now accepting ...

Brandywine Education

Daughters of the American Resolution prepare for upcoming essay contest

THREE OAKS — Students in fifth through eighth grade are invited to participate in the Daughters of the ...

Berrien County

Berrien County Health Department issues public health order requiring face masks in educational settings

BERRIEN COUNTY — The Berrien County Health Department has issued a public health order requiring the use of ...

Education

PHOTO STORY: Niles Community Schools welcomes back students

NILES — After a long summer away, smiling and laughing children once again filled the halls at Niles ...

Brandywine Education

PHOTO STORY: Niles nonprofit hosts back-to-school event

NILES — Despite high temperatures, volunteers filled Eastside Park this weekend to help area children prepare for the ...

Berrien County

PHOTO STORY: Berrien County Health Department hosts Back to School Bash

NILES — On Monday, one county agency helped Berrien County children get ready to go back to school. ...

Berrien County

Honor Credit Union announces 12th annual Teacher Awards

BERRIEN SPRINGS — Honor Credit Union has announced its 12th annual Teacher Awards. According to brand representatives, Honor ...

Education

PHOTO STORY: Backpacks for Good event donates 700 bags filled with school supplies to Niles students

NILES — A line filled with parents and children of all ages wrapped around the Niles High School ...

Brandywine Education

Niles nonprofit to host back-to-school event

NILES — Later this month, a Niles nonprofit organization is hosting an event to help local students have ...

Berrien County

Berrien, Cass counties hosting backpack, school supply drives

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN – Students in need will have the opportunity to receive school supplies for the upcoming school ...

Berrien County

Students experiencing homelessness remain hard to identify after year with remote education

By CHRISTINA CLARK christina.clark@leaderpub.com SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN – Throughout the pandemic, educators and students have navigated new challenges both ...

Berrien County

Tri-County Head Start recognizes employees

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN Tri-County Head Start closed out this year with a recognition program dedicated to covering the successes ...

Brandywine Education

Niles, Brandywine districts celebrate staff retirements

NILES – Niles Community Schools and Brandywine Community Schools both saw staff retirements as the school year came ...

Education

Parents, district respond after homophobic Snapchat messages surface

NILES – After evidence of bullying, homophobic statements came to light last week at Niles New Tech, a ...

Buchanan

Honor Credit Union Community Commitment Scholarship winners announced

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — A regional credit union recently awarded more than $20,000 to area high school graduates. Honor ...

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