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Letters to the editor  Davisonindex

Project Graduation thanks sponsors. The 2019 Project Graduation for Davison High School would like to thank the following sponsors. This event would not be ...

College News  Davisonindex

University releases academic honors list. BIG RAPIDS — University officials have announced that 4,181 students received Academic Honors for the semester ...

Meet the three candidates running to be the next Burton mayor

Three candidates are vying to be the next Burton mayor with primary elections held Tuesday, Aug. 6.

Davison celebrates 2019 prom on Detroit Princess Riverboat

About 600 students attended Davison High School's prom on Saturday, May 11, 2019, which was held on the Detroit Princess Riverboat in Detroit.

Community reacts to Davison teacher’s arrest  WNEM Saginaw

A community is shocked and searching for answers after a Davison High School gym teacher was placed on leave. He was accused of video taping a ...

Davison High School celebrates 2018 prom with "Be Our Guest: Beauty and the Beast" theme

DAVISON, MI -- About 630 students loaded 12 buses at Davison High School to attend prom themed "Be Our Guest: Beauty and the Beast" on Saturday, May 5, ...

Lieske says goodbye to Davison schools  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Since announcing his departure as superintendent of Davison schools in September, Eric Lieske said it hasn't felt like he would soon be leaving ...

Four seeking 2-year seat on Davison Board of Ed  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Four newcomers are all squaring off for one, two-year seat on the Davison Board of Education, during the Nov. 6 election. The resignation of board ...

New Davison fire chief looking to add to the ranks

DAVISON, MI – Brian Flewelling is Davison through and through. The 41-year-old Davison native has been a member of the city's fire department since 1996 ...

Davison schools in secure mode after threat  Davisonindex

DAVISON – School buildings in Davison have operated in Secure Mode today following an incident that occurred this morning at Hahn Intermediate School.

Gates Elementary teacher named "Kids First" April recipient  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Gates Elementary Teacher Faith Canning is the April 2019 recipient of the “Kids First” Award. Each month, administrators nominate a DCS ...

Kindergarten & Developmental Kindergarten Registration coming April 22  Davisonindex

DAVISON — The Davison Community Schools Annual Kindergarten and Developmental Kindergarten (Early Five) Registration will take place April 22-16.

Plea deal offered in Davison High School sexting scandal  ABC 12 News

A Davison teen accused in a sexting scandal was formally charged in court Monday morning.

Lobban named assistant superintendent  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Matt Lobban, who has served as a coach, teacher, math and science coordinator and assistant principal during his nearly 20 years with the district, ...

Kiwanis Club presents A+B=C Awards  Davisonindex

DAVISON — These are not the kids who receive repeated accolades. They're not the valedictorians, star athletes or homecoming queens and kings. They are ...

Davison High School students celebrate prom 2017 in Detroit

Parents snapped photos outside Davison High School before students dressed in suits and dresses waved goodbye and traveled to the Detroit Princess ...

Four candidates vie for two seats on Board of Education, Nov. 6  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Voters will decide between four candidates, running for two open 6-years terms on the Davison Board of Education, when they go to the polls, Nov.

DHS adds new level of security  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Davison High School is trying out a new layer of security that will help track all visitors, including parents, volunteers and contractors. The Raptor ...


BASEBALL. The Cardinals return a strong core from last season's district championship team. Davison lost to Midland 3-2 in the regional finals after finishing ...


It is with great sadness that we announce the unexpected passing of our beloved son, STEVEN ANTHONY PAYNE, 18, who died unexpectedly on Monday, April ...

District conducting investigation into teacher  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Davison Community Schools Superintendent Kevin Brown said Monday the district is moving forward with its investigation and considering the ...

Middle school swimmers place at MISCA meet  Davisonindex

HOLT — The Davison Middle School swim team, under the direction of Head Coach Jennifer Heyworth and assisted by the Davison high school boys' coach ...

Fifteen students, staff member brave the Polar Plunge  Davisonindex

DAVISON — After a week-long Polar vortex, the weather warmed up just before 15 Davison students, teachers and community members took the POLAR ...

Candidates announced for 2019 Miss Davison pageant  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Eleven young women are vying for the title of Miss Davison 2019 in the Miss Davison Scholarship Pageant. This year the Pageant celebrates its ...

Nineteen Davison High School athletes sign during spring ceremony

Student athletes from Davison High School participate in the 2017 spring signing ceremony on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 in the auditorium. (Credit: Davison ...

Eleven young women vie for title of Miss Davison 2019  Davisonindex

DAVISON — The 81st annual Miss Davison Scholarship Pageant will be held June 27 at 7 p.m. in the Maxine I. Ude Auditorium at Davison High School.

Genesee County celebrates Memorial Day with annual services and parades

GENESEE COUNTY, MI-- Residents across Genesee County come together for annual Memorial Day celebrations in their respected towns and cities to honor ...

Students respond to distracted driving drill at Davison High School

A Mid-Michigan teenager thought she would help drive the point home to her fellow students with a mock crash drill.

Davison High School earns AP District Honor Roll status

An area high school is being honored by the College Board for Advanced Placement (AP) scores.

DMS teacher Jim Bronson named "Kids First" December recipient  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Davison Middle School Teacher Jim Bronson is the December recipient of the “Kids First” Award. Each month, administrators nominate a DCS ...

Kids First Award goes to guest teacher  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Guest teacher Hala Kaspar was named the February Kids First Award recipient at the Davison Board of Education meeting, Feb. 4. Kaspar ...

Replacement chosen after Davison Township supervisor retires

Tim Elkins, Davison Township supervisor (center), signs a ceremonial work helmet worn by the late Bob Callis (second from left), the namesake of the Lake ...

Davison's Thrall named to Dream Team, invited to National Invitational  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Cardinal hockey star Gage Thrall was selected to play in the CCM National Invitational on April 25-28. Thrall will play for Team Michigan Seniors ...

Entries sought for Miss Davison Princess Program  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Entries are currently being accepted for the 2019 Miss Davison Princess Program. The Princess Program is open to young girls age 5-10 years old, ...

Paying up: Davison High School teachers dress up after students raise more than $780 for local charity (with video)  Mlive- flint

Science teacher Brent Prim works with students Friday, April 19 inside his Davison High School classroom. Prim was one of five teachers who raised the most ...

Davison High School celebrates class of 2016 at graduation ceremony -

There were 343 graduates recognized during the ceremony.

Schroeder retires from Davison Fire Department  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Eric Schroeder is hanging up his turnout gear for the last time today (Nov. 15), ending 30 years with the Davison-Richfield Fire Department.

Sophia Biazza named Miss Davison 2019  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Blue was a lucky color for Sophia Biazza as she became local royalty, wearing a royal blue gown to be crowned Miss Davison 2019 on June 27.

Davison dedicates Week 2 win to head coach serving one-game suspension

Coach Kyle Zimmerman will return for Week 3 against Carman-Ainsworth.

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

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

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 ...

Retired Davison eye doctor spreads food rescue initiative across Genesee County  Davisonindex

DAVISON — A retired eye doctor from Davison is doing his part to help prevent food waste and combat hunger in the Genesee County area. Dr. Harold ...

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

Dearborn Public Schools has two early-college programs at Henry Ford College, helping the district's high schools snare Academic State Champs honors.

Carrollton Cavaliers show off their spririt  ABC 12 News

School Spirit visits Carrollton High School for the first time ever!

Report: Kyle Zimmerman resigns as Davison football coach

With his first child due in March, Zimmerman hung up his whistle after four years with the Cardinals.

Michigan high school football: Mick McCabe's Week 7 state rankings  Detroit Free Press

The Super 10, plus the top 10 in each of the eight divisions for the seventh week of the 2018 Michigan high school football season.

Michigan high school football scores from Week 7  Detroit Free Press

Addison 46, Manchester 31. Adrian Lenawee Christian 24, Pittsford 7. Akron-Fairgrove def. Carsonville-Port Sanilac, forfeit. Allen Park 70, Lincoln Park 6.

Student-led passion drives Davison High School to become official Michigan Green School  The Flint Journal -

DAVISON, MI -- Davison High School has joined the ranks of a dozen area schools that call themselves official Michigan Green Schools.

Prom cruise  Davisonindex

Students from Davison High School attended the 2019 Senior Prom held this year on a riverboat in the St. Clair River in Detroit. The DHS students took charter ...

Davison hires Jim Slezak as new baseball coach

DAVISON, MI -- If you ever want to talk baseball, Jim Slezak is your man. Slezak, who has been named as the district's new varsity baseball coach, has been ...

Davison football coach Jake Emmendorfer resigns

Jake Emmendorfer rallies his Davison football team before its game against Flint Powers on Oct. 4. Emmendorfer resigned as head coach last week, citing the ...

Davison history in pictures as city marks 125 years  The Flint Journal

The Davison Historical Society, with three locations housing artifacts from years gone by, provided a wide collection of black-and white photos from the ...

ABC12 School Spirit at New Lothrop High School

ABC12 visited New Lothrop High School this morning as part of the School Spirit Challenge!

Davison athletic director Josh Wallberg resigns; district names middle school assistant principal interim

DAVISON, MI -- Davison High School athletic director Josh Wallberg has resigned after five years, a move the district says was prompted by a late-summer ...

Back to the Bricks drives back to town  Davisonindex

FLINT — Each June, the Promo Tour ushers in a summer of cruising and car shows, offering an opportunity for adventure and camaraderie to hundreds of ...

Eleven Davison athletes share signing ceremony on same day

Student athletes from Davison High School pose for a group photo after a signing ceremony on Wednesday, April 13, 2016 in the downstairs Athletic Meeting ...

Meet Miss Bowling winner Taylor Davis of Davison  Detroit Free Press

Davis helped Davison win its fifth state championship in six seasons. She won an individual title as a junior.

Boutique in Burton offers free prom dresses to high schoolers

BURTON, MI – Forever Bella Boutique in Burton is offering free and gently used prom dresses to Genesee County students hoping to attend prom but who need ...

Davison area mother writes about her struggles after son's suicide  The Flint Journal -

DAVISON TOWNSHIP, Michigan — Nine years ago, Ryan Wecker had breakfast with his stepfather and sister then went to his bedroom and fatally shot himself ...

Davison teacher is instructor by day, 'insane' monster truck driver by night  The Flint Journal -

Andy Michalik, an automotive teacher at Davison High School, races monster trucks on the weekends and during the summer after growing up working on ...

Freshman's 3-pointers spark Saginaw Heritage; Moira Joiner hurt

Lauren Gunn's two 3-pointers in a span of 10 seconds helped Heritage to a 53-35 win in the Division 1 regional semis.

See which Michigan high school football players dominated in Week 7  Detroit Free Press

Week 7 of the Michigan high school football season had plenty of big performances around the state.

Unvaccinated student rates rise for third straight year in Michigan schools  Bridge Michigan

The unvaccinated rate is still lower than in 2014, but the increase comes as Michigan battles a measles outbreak. A bill that would require schools with higher ...

Davison High School counselor Bruce Carlson, former burn patient, spokesman for 25th annual Hurley Trauma Center Golf Classic  The Flint Journal -

DAVISON, Michigan -- The last thing Bruce Carlson wants to talk about is the horrific lawnmower accident in 2003 that left him severely burned and fighting for ...

Mount Pleasant High School brings on holiday and school spirit  ABC 12 News

MOUNT PLEASANT (WJRT) Mount Pleasant High School performing arts students showcase their talents through holiday music.

Davison AD says he wants new football coach hired 'sooner rather than later'

DAVISON, MI -- The search for a new head football coach at Davison High School is ongoing after Jake Emmendorfer announced his resignation late last month.

Top hoops recruit Terry Armstrong returns to Michigan, enrolls at Davison

Terry Armstrong plays a friendly game of two-on-two, guarded by Flint Northwestern sophomore Tommie Gill, both 16, in his front yard on Wednesday, July 27, ...

Legendary Michigan athlete, former MLB player Rick Leach to speak at Davison camp

022110_SPT_Victor Rally_MRM. Maser of Ceremonies Rick Leach rallies the crowd during the Victor's Rally at the Michigan Theater. The rally showcased ...

School Spirit Challenge visits Bridgeport High School  ABC 12 News

Bridgeport High School is full of spirit for the ABC12 School Spirit Challenge.

Davison student news broadcast named best in the nation  The Flint Journal -

The award was announced during the NSPA's ceremony in San Antonio, Texas.

ABC12's School Spirit Challenge: Linden High School  ABC 12 News

It was an exciting morning for hundreds of Linden High School students as the Eagles return to compete for the highly coveted ABC12 School Spirit trophy.

Clarkston rolls past Davison in D1 district football  The Oakland Press

DAVISON — When the conditions were less than perfect, Clarkston changed its game plan. They ran the ball and kept running it in the mud that was inches ...


MICHAEL ROBIN GRIFFIN, “Mike”, 56, of Coconut Creek, FL (formerly of Zeeland), died Friday, October 12, 2018 in Broward County, FL. Mike was a 1980 ...

Mixed proficiency scores for Davison, Lakeville on Michigan Merit Exam  The Flint Journal -

Davison and LakeVille both had mixed proficiency results on the Michigan Merit Exam, with increases in two section and decreases in the remaining three.

Davison names Pontiac Notre Dame Prep's Kyle Zimmerman new football coach

Davison named Pontiac Notre Dame Prep's Kyle Zimmerman its new football coach Tuesday. Zimmerman, 35, replaces Jake Emmendorfer, who resigned last ...

Mock crash at Davison High focuses spotlight on distracted, drunken driving

DAVISON TWP, MI -- Police, firefighters and paramedics converged on the parking lot outside Davison High School Thursday, May 7. A semi-circle of onlookers ...

Picture this: Davison photo students get 'real world' assignment for MLive-Flint Journal (with gallery)  Mlive- flint

Looking for some real world experience, a photography class visited the MLive-Flint Journal offices in March to meet with multimedia specialist Jake May.

ABC12 School Spirit at Bullock Creek Middle School

ABC12 School Spirit visited Bullock Creek Middle School this week, where students collected a whopping 4200 pounds of food.

Texas officials tell police body of hit-and-run victim is Davison's Paulette Jaster

A woman killed in a hit-and-run accident in Houston, Texas, in 1980 is Paulette Jaster, the former Davison High School honor student who vanished nearly 35 ...

Peter Levine and local health care champions honored at Genesee Health Plan awards dinner  Burtonview

FLINT — The Genesee Health Plan (GHP) honored local health care champions for their commitment to increasing access to health care coverage in Genesee ...

ABC12's School Spirit Finale Celebration 2018: Owosso High School wins!  ABC 12 News

Congratulations to Owosso High School, winners ABC12's School Spirit Challenge for the 2018-2019 season!

Grand Blanc football coach remembered for 'heart of gold' by family, players

Grand Blanc Community Schools is mourning the loss of one of their longtime football coaches. Coach Pat Mullaly died Sunday night after a car accident early ...

Three freckles helped Texas officials identify dead woman as long-missing Davison woman

Working with no DNA or dental X-rays and an unsolved mystery more than 30 years old, forensic scientists in Texas used the common freckle to help identify a ...

Davison wrestling family reflects on memory of the late Chase Metcalf during NCAA championships  The Flint Journal -

ST. LOUIS -- Chase Metcalf is smiling down on his former Davison High School teammates and he would be proud. Chase Metcalf, who is third on Davison's ...

Davison Township resident excited for new role as the community's parks director

Board members agreed to hire Casey Reed during a special Monday, March 16, meeting. Supervisor Karen Miller said Reed has agreed to a $50000 base ...

Celebrating champions for children in Genesee County  ABC 12 News

More than 1000 people gathered for the Children's Champion Breakfast to celebrate over 150 nominees who do just that each and every day in our community.

Life of a fighter: Davison boxer's tale is one of near misses, soaring achievement, survival  The Flint Journal -

Arnie Wells Jr. has a story of near-misses, prideful accomplishments, misfortune and survival. A one-time elite amateur and rising young pro fighter, Wells holds ...

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 50 Michigan public schools with the highest graduation rate

The schools with the highest rates are scattered throughout Michigan.

Lifelong Davison resident and businessman David Fulcher known better as 'Mr. Davison'  Mlive- flint

Daniel Fulcher remembers the final moments he shared with his father, David Fulcher, who some called "Mr. Davison."

Trail expansion in Davison Township portion of plans as officials seek $600,000 in state grant money  The Flint Journal -

Work is underway on a one-half mile extension to the Black Creek Trail in Davison Township. The extension, set to be completed in September, will run from ...

Flint Trolley Ice Cream & Cafe moves to new home at the Davison Farmers' Market; Free cones today

DAVISON TOWNSHIP (06/14/18)--Summer vacation brings the return of the Flint Trolley Ice Cream and Cafe, now in a new spot at the Davison Farmers' Market.

Davison crowd goes wild for star goalie Tim Thomas, Stanley Cup

With more than 2000 people cheering him on at Davison High School's Cardinal Stadium, the Boston Bruins' Tim Thomas hoisted the Stanley Cup above his ...

Davison's Ty Wildmo and Lincoln Olson earn All-American honors at national wrestling tournament  The Flint Journal -

DAVISON, MI -- Ty Wildmo enjoyed a promising freshman season with the Davison wrestling program, cracking the starting lineup at 160 pounds and finishing ...

Nessel's Catholic Fixation – OpEd  Eurasia Review

Since well before her election as Michigan's attorney general last November, Dana Nessel has rarely missed an opportunity to demonstrate her animus toward ...

Local health professionals honored at Genesee Health Plan awards  WNEM Saginaw

Local healthcare champions were honored for their commitment to increasing healthcare coverage in Genesee County at the 2019 Health Care Hall of Fame ...

See Michigan high schools with 2017 graduation rate of 96% or higher -

Six Michigan public high school programs with at least 50 graduating seniors in 2017 had a 100% four-year graduation rate in 2017 -- i.e., all of their seniors ...

Stop Trump Ann Arbor holds protest against Trump's national emergency declaration  The Michigan Daily

About 60 people gathered at the Ann Arbor Federal Building on Monday and marched in protest of President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration.

Stephanie Lynn Sackrider | Obituaries  Fenton Tri County Times

Stephanie Lynn Sackrider - age 44, of Fenton, formerly of Davison passed away, Monday, March 25, 2019. Funeral services will be 11 AM Tuesday, April 2, ...

Michigan's 60 largest high schools in 2016-17 and their demographics

Below is a list of Michigan's 60 largest high schools, based on fall 2016 student counts recently posted on the state website,

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