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Friday, 2013 Mar 01st

Both Saline High School seniors have guaranteed an all-state finish at the state wrestling tournament.

Sports

Performances by DARC will include various styles of jazz, ballet, lyrical, tap, hip hop, pointe, contemporary and modern dance.

Arts & Entertainment

Saline City Council will discuss funding the fire department and replenishing the city's fund balance at Monday's work session meeting.

Government

Coach Eric Williams’ decision to keep big junior Max Recknagel for the start of Thursday’s senior night contest could have been disastrous.

Senior Reece Dils and junior David Hendrickson got in foul trouble early trying to guard the bigger Pioneers, and both sat out a majority of the first half. But Saline’s hard-working bench kept the Hornets close and a hot fourth quarter pushed the Hornets ahead of Pioneer before they ultimately fell, 56-50.

Thursday, 2013 Feb 28th

Seniors Taylor Ticknor and Alex Cornelius put themselves within striking distance of the all-state podium with a round one victory Thursday at the Palace of Auburn Hills, while Nate O'Sullivan must bounce back from an early setback.

Sports

For now, parents, students and staff will notice more locked doors and changes to pickup and drop-off procedures. More changes loom.

Schools

Elmore Ray faces several charges, including four counts of assault with intent to murder, after allegedly shooting at vehicles on U.S. 23 near Michigan Avenue.

Police & Fire

The annual show, which features 150 crafters and vendors, is a major fundraiser for programs supported by Saline Community Education.

Arts & Entertainment

Nate O'Sullivan, Taylor Ticknor and Alex Cornelius begin wrestling at the Palace of Auburn Hills Thursday.

Sports

A 911 caller reported seeing a man dressed in a trench coat, firing a gun into traffic. No injuries were reported and no vehicles were struck, according to police.

Police & Fire

 

Two SEC Red Rivals who split a pair of games in the regular season will meet in Friday’s Class A District Final at Monroe High School.

Saline defeated Ypsilanti Lincoln, 51-37, and Bedford defeated Monroe, 30-23, in Wednesday’s district semifinals. The Lady Hornets and Kicking Mules will meet at 7 p.m. Friday for the district championship. Last year, the Kicking Mules defeated the Lady Hornets in the district championship game at Saline.

This season, Bedford won the first matchup at Saline, 41-33. On Jan. 29, the Hornets went down to Bedford and won 40-33.

Driskell will be at the Coffee Mill in Manchester to meet with constituents from 9 to 11 a.m., March 2.

Government

Wednesday, 2013 Feb 27th

A decision on athletics events and other activities will be made later in the day.

Schools

In the wake of the Newtown shootings, the Board of Education held a study session on school climate.

Schools

Students with a quality point average of 3.60 or higher (on a 4.0 scale) for a semester's work are placed on the College's Dean's Honor List.

The event is an opportunity to meet the representative, discuss local and state matters, and hear about upcoming legislative initiatives

Government

Tuesday's winter storm created a busy night for Saline firefighters.

Police & Fire

Tuesday, 2013 Feb 26th

On Wednesday night, Rep. Gretchen Driskell and other area Democratic State Reps held Listening Tour at the Washtenaw ISD building.

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