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Congratulations Class of 2019!  Davisonindex

The Davison High School Class of 2019 held commencement exercises June 10 at the Dort Federal Event Center in Flint.

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 ...

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 ...

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 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.

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 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, ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Heritage beats Carman-Ainsworth to advance in Michigan high school basketball playoffs

DAVISON, MI - Heritage girls basketball won the Division 1 semifinals 53-35 against Carman-Ainsworth, Monday, March 11, 2019 at Davison High School.

House of Cards robotics team places 7th in Kettering competition  Davisonindex

DAVISON — The House of Cards robotics team from Davison High School were ranked in seventh place in this past weekend's FIRST in Michigan District ...

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.


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 ...

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 ...

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.

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, ...

Conover, Smith, Stefanko winners in school board race  Davisonindex

DAVISON – Incumbent Karen Conover was the highest vote-getter in the Davison Board of Education election for two, 6-year seats on the board. Coming in ...

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 ...

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 ...

Brown recommends board consider facilities bond election  Davisonindex

DAVISON — Parent Satisfaction Surveys in recent years have shown while parents are pleased with the education their children are receiving in Davison ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

COLLEGE NEWS  Davisonindex

Local students named to SVSU President's List for Fall 2018. UNIVERSITY CENTER, MI — There were more than 500 students from Saginaw Valley State ...

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 ...


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 ...

A look back and forward at first-ever walk through by Davison High grads

DAVISON, MI -- Students at Thomson Elementary School caught a glimpse of their futures today. Cardinal red caps atop their heads and gowns draped over ...

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 ...

Replacement chosen after Davison Township supervisor retires

It was not an easy decision to leave the place she has worked for more than 20 years, Miller said, starting as a clerk in 1996 and serving in the role until ...

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

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

Plea deal reached for Davison teen over inappropriate photos of students

An 18-year-old Davison High School student has pleaded guilty to collecting and sharing more than 100 inappropriate images of female students.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Pure Imagination  Davisonindex

Tickets for the Davison High School Varsity Choir's production of “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory” are now for sale in the high school office. Shows are ...

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.

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 ...

Carrollton Cavaliers show off their spririt  ABC 12 News

CARROLLTON, Mich. (WJRT) - Carrollton High School students participate in the ABC12 School Spirit challenge for the first time and prove they have a lot of ...

Kettering University to host FIRST Robotics Competition  Davisonindex

FLINT — Forty of Michigan's top high school robotics teams will square off at the FIRST Robotics Competition District Event #2 at Kettering University on March ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 High School celebrates prom at Gateway Centre  The Flint Journal -

Dressed in their best, students danced the night away at the Holiday Inn Gateway Centre in Mundy Township.

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 ...

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.

Flint Community Schools approve shifting to balanced calendar  WNEM Saginaw

The Flint Community Schools Board of Education approved a balanced calendar for the 2019-2020 school year at its meeting on Wednesday.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Michigan school ups suspension time following '10 second fights'  WNEM Saginaw

A Michigan school district is increasing suspension time after a rash of “10 second fights”.

Davison names alum Kurtis McMahan baseball coach after longtime skipper Timm Rye retires

Timm Rye, a member of the Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Association, retired after 30 years of coaching baseball at Davison High School.

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 ...

MVPs with GPAs!  Davisonindex

All-Academic Team is No. 1 in the state for Class A with a cumulative grade point average of 3.97. From left to right are seniors Bailey Williams and Faith Fortune ...

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.

School Spirit Challenge visits Bridgeport High School  ABC 12 News

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


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 ...

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!

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 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 ...

Clio High School students celebrate "1920s Great Gatsby" theme in Grand Blanc

GRAND BLANC, MI -- Nearly 275 Clio High School students were welcomed with ragtime music during a 2018 prom themed "1920s Great Gatsby" at the ...

Davison business owner retiring to the farm after 16 years downtown

farmersdaughter.jpg. The Farmers Daughter Country Store is set to close on Dec. 31, 2015 in downtown Davison after 16 years in business. (Roberto Acosta ...

Michigan bus garage roof collapses under weight of snow, wind  WNEM Saginaw

Heavy snow and gusting winds hit Michigan hard over the weekend, including in the Upper Peninsula where the roof of a bus garage collapsed.

Michigan school loses part of roof to high winds  WNEM Saginaw

A Michigan school lost part of its roof thanks to the strong winds that hit Michigan over the weekend.

Michigan teacher accused of sexually assaulting 11-year-old  WNEM Saginaw

A northern Michigan special education teacher has been accused of sexually assaulting a student, beginning when the boy was 11 years old.

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

DAVISON, MI -- From the end of August to the beginning of June, Andy Michalik is a high school automotive teacher at Davison High School. On weekends and ...

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 ...

Local Columbine survivor heading to Colorado for 20th anniversary  WNEM Saginaw

Twenty years ago, the world watched in shock and disbelief as two students carried out a massacre at Columbine High School in Littleton, Colorado.

Electrical fire forces Swartz Creek Middle School evacuation  WNEM Saginaw

An electrical fire in one of the kiln rooms at Swartz Creek Middle School caused smoke in the building, and students to be evacuated.

Mt. Morris High School brings in mountain of food for School Spirit  ABC 12 News

It was a busy morning at Mt. Morris High School, as hundreds of students packed the gym of 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.

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, ...

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 ...

Icy roads impact high school exams  WNEM Saginaw

Mid-Michigan schools have been closed for the past two days causing fear in students taking exams.

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 ...

Cash reward offered to track down killer  WNEM Saginaw

Ladarius “Bam” Williams was shot multiple times while leaving a basketball game at Fleming Park.

Possible bed bugs reported at Dailey Elementary School  WNEM Saginaw

A Mid-Michigan elementary school received two isolated reports of possible bed bugs this past week.

The 50 Michigan public schools with the highest graduation rate

The schools with the highest rates are scattered throughout Michigan.

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 ...

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.

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.

Governor to Michigan graduates: Find value in each other  WNEM Saginaw

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has encouraged University of Michigan graduates to embrace fairness and find value in one another.

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 ...

Former Michigan sheriff wins pension case for on-duty injury  WNEM Saginaw

A former county sheriff in southern Michigan could soon receive a pension for the epilepsy he developed 20 years after he was beaten in the head with a metal ...

Man in critical condition after stabbing in Flint  WNEM Saginaw

One person is in custody after a man was critically stabbed in Flint.

Davison baseball skipper Timm Rye reflects on being inducted into Hall of Fame

DAVISON, MI -- Timm Rye was out Friday at the Davison High School baseball field, grooming the outfield and raking the infield dirt. Since Rye took over the ...

Michigan Judge suspended for drunk driving  WNEM Saginaw

The Michigan Supreme Court has ordered a 45 day unpaid suspension for a suburban Detroit judge who was arrested for suspected drunken driving before ...

UPDATE: Two lanes of I-75 cleared after accident  WNEM Saginaw

The left two lanes of northbound I-75 in Saginaw County are back open after closing due to an accident.

Measles: Michigan outbreak linked to New York | News  WNEM Saginaw

Michigan health officials confirm the measles outbreak in Oakland County is linked to the ongoing outbreak in New York.

Couple gets married at Mid-Michigan hospital  WNEM Saginaw

Love was in the air at a Mid-Michigan hospital on Friday.

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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