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Check out the bodies at Grand Rapids bodybuilding championship

The Grand Rapids Bodybuilding show was held before a packed house Saturday at Grandville High School.

Grandville High School top grads

Grandville High School announces the following top graduates for 2018 (in alphabetical order): Keaton Hamilton Parents: Rob and Jean Hamilton Activities and ...

Michigan teen suffers seizure after vaping  WILX-TV

GRANDVILLE, MI. (WILX) - A Michigan teen is speaking out about the dangers of vaping. WILX has been tracking the federal government's investigation into ...

Teens injured in car-bus crash from Grandville HS

GRANDVILLE, Mich. (WOOD) — Three teenage girls injured when the car they were riding in collided with a Rapid bus are students of Grandville High School.

Taste of Grandville features food, live music  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

GRANDVILLE, Mich. -- If you are looking to get out of the house and enjoy food from local restaurants and live entertainment, you will want to get tickets for the ...

Midshipman inspired by death of Grandville teenager

U.S Naval Academy junior Erick Bleakly says he was inspired to seek an appointment to the school by the death of a Grandville teenager in 2014. Ryan Fischer ...

Community gathers to dedicate gym to late principal  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

GRANDVILLE, Mich. — The Grandville community remembered one of their own Friday night at a high school basketball game. Grandville High School ...

Lacrosse Photos: Forest Hills Eastern defeats East Grand Rapids 9-6

GRANDVILLE, MI-- Forest Hills Eastern defeated East Grand Rapids in boys lacrosse Thursday night 9-6 at Grandville High School. They will compete in ...

Police: Driver ran red light, collided with bus

The teen girl driving a car that collided with a bus ran a red light before the Wednesday crash, Grandville police said.

Grandville High School's mannequin lip dub is online hit

Grandville High School's mannequin challenge-lip dub hybrid video is less than 24 hours old but has already garnered the school district a lot of attention.

Sunrise Sidelines: Grandville High School  WZZM

The fourth edition of Sunrise Sidelines is in the books. We got a chance to visit Grandville High School this week to find out why it's so great to be a Bulldog.

Former Grandville principal dies after leukemia battle

Former Grandville High School Principal Chris VanderSlice died this weekend following an extended battle with leukemia.

Ravenna school board names 2 superintendent finalists

A final selection is expected to be made on Monday.

Grandville High School hosts memorial for Principal Chris VanderSlice  Fox17

GRANDVILLE, Mich. -- Hundreds of people attended memorial services for Chris VanderSlice, principal of Grandville High School. “It's overwhelming to see the ...

Grandville pulls off awesome Gatsby themed 2018 prom

Grandville High School's prom was held Saturday, April 21, at Noto's Old World Italian Dining.

Michigan’s top high schools: Where W. MI districts rank

A Grand Rapids school is among the top five best high schools in the state, according to new rankings from U.S. News & World Report.

Teachers do the snow-day shuffle, trying to make up for lost instruction time  School News Network

School closing announcements due to inclement weather are typically greeted with cheers of “Let it snow!” But, after 10 or more snow days, Kent County ...

Grandville High School hockey team co-captain Ryan Fischer found dead hours before tournament

The Fischer family and Grandville High School have made the decision that tonight's tournament game should be played as scheduled.

Grandville High School wrestling team disqualified from post-season

The highly-ranked Grandville High school wrestling team is disqualified from post-season competition because the state high school athletic association says ...

Ravenna school board picks Allendale principal to be superintendent

RAVENNA, MI – The Ravenna Public Schools Board of Education selected the current Allendale High School principal to fill the district's top job. However ...

Walkathon delivers peer connections, outside experiences  School News Network

On a chilly fall morning, student volunteers from several school districts converged on Pine Grove Learning Center to participate in what is shaping up to be an ...

A West Michigan family is a finalist on America's Funniest Home Videos

The family is guaranteed a cash prize of either $2000, $3000 or $10000.

HS Roundup:Dramatic rally pushes GH girls to district title

Grand Haven's girls soccer team forced overtime with a late goal before eventually winning the Division 1 District Championship.

Grandville High principal fighting cancer again, as he takes on new district job

Grandville high school has a new principal this fall as Chris VanderSlice prepares to take on a central office job after his latest cancer battle.

Ravenna school board to interview 6 for superintendent job

RAVENNA, MI – Six candidates will be interviewed this week for the superintendent position at Ravenna Public Schools. The semi-finalist field includes two with ...

Grandville schools adds new staff for school year

Grandville Public Schools has hired five people for administrative/supervisory positions for the 2017-18 school year, which began Aug. 21. They are Emily ...

Luke Skywalker gives local boy's competition an edge

Mark Hamill, THE Luke Skywalker, casts vote in Grandville kid's Star Wars competition.

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.

A great read gets better with student presentations  School News Network

Examining the lengths one goes for love and money in reading F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic jazz-age novel “The Great Gatsby” has been a time-honored tradition ...

Once he knew the why, 'Everything fell into place'  School News Network

Jeff Bush, the new principal at Kent Innovation High School, is passionate about helping his students discover their path in life. But his own career as a high ...

Bulldogs at West Point: a community tradition and point of pride  School News Network

Though far from West Michigan, the United States Military Academy at West Point has a little bit of home among its ranks. Grandville Public Schools currently has ...

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 ...

Grandville graduation celebrates seniors, reflects on deaths of Ryan Fischer, Roman Aguilar-Emmons

The siblings of fallen seniors Ryan Fischer and Roman Aguilar-Emmons accepted the diplomas on their behalf during the school's graduation ceremony at ...

Grandville schools launching new Robotics & Engineering Center  The Grand Rapids Press -

GRANDVILLE, MI - Grandville Public Schools is opening a new Robotics & Engineering Center that will house the high school's internationally recognized ...

Local heart patient wins Star Wars competition after Luke Skywalker endorsement

Dylan Van Dyke is "really excited" about winning the Project Heart Star Wars Challenge.

A Legacy of Grit: Grandville remembers Chris VanderSlice  WZZM

Students, staff, and community members will honor the memory of former Grandville High School principal Chris VanderSlice Thursday, Nov. 2.

Memorial service for beloved Grandville educator Thursday

A public memorial *service* is planned for former Grandville High School principal, Chris VanderSlice, for 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, at the high school.

Plea deal reached for former Grandville student involved in viral ‘sex act’  Fox17

WEST MICHIGAN -- A former Grandville High School student reached a plea deal following a sex scandal that went viral in September 2014. The post, which ...

Grandville teen charged with making threat to ‘blow up’ school  Fox17

GRANDVILLE, Mich. - A Grandville teen who told police that she "hates that school" was charged late last month with threatening to blow up Grandville High ...

Grandville High School's prom full of flair, fashion and fun

Grandville High School held its prom Saturday, April 23, at the Pinnacle Center in Hudsonville. More than 600 students attended the event.

Lingerie store opening near Grandville High School draws mixed reaction after viral sex photos  The Grand Rapids Press -

Nice and Naughty will occupy the end retail space in a strip mall that includes a tanning , nail and spa and men's hair salons, an eyeglass shop, and a video ...

Food Fight Fridays  Fox17

PLAINWELL, Mich. — We visited our final school this morning for our FOX 17 Food Fight Fridays and officially have our winner! Plainwell High School took home ...

Teen: Threat to 'blow up' Grandville school came from bullying

A Grandville High School teen who said she was going to “blow Grandville up'' made the online threat last month because she was being bullied, court records ...

Heart patient needs 'Force Push' to win Star Wars competition

"When I was ten years old, I asked my dad if I could watch Star Wars," - Dylan Van Dyke.

Meet the 14 new teachers at Grandville Public Schools

GRANDVILLE, MI -- With over a month at a new school under their belts, MLive and The Grand Rapids Press asked area school districts to share information ...

Man charged in crash that killed Grandville High School senior, cousin  The Grand Rapids Press -

Michael Aguilar, 22, and Roman Aguilar-Emmons, 18, were killed in the May crash in Mecosta County.

Kent, Ottawa high school SAT scores from lowest to highest

The Michigan Department of Education recently released the results for the 2017 SAT exam, which is taken by 11th graders.

Five candidates run for three open Grandville City Council seats

Five candidates vie for three open seats on the council, mayor runs unopposed for re-election.

A Bulldog's legacy  School News Network

After Chris VanderSlice passed away from leukemia last year, the Bulldog community brainstormed ways to honor the former principal's legacy. For several art ...

One year later, how Ryan Fischer's family deals with star athlete, student's death

Grandville High School senior Ryan Fischer died in his sleep on March 7, 2014, just hours before he was to lead the school's varsity hockey team in the state's ...

Davenport baseball adds Brent Gates to coaching staff  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich -- Davenport baseball coach Kevin Tidey has announced the hiring of Brent Gates as the team's hitting coach. Gates played 7 years in ...

Grandville student who died in crash was 'finest young man I've ever met,' teacher says  The Grand Rapids Press -

Roman Aguilar-Emmons, a Grandville High School senior and Kent Career Technical Center criminal justice student, aspired to become a police officer. He was ...

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 ...

High school students accused in public sex act, viral photos detail actions to police

WYOMING, MI – Three 16-year-olds facing felony charges related to sexually explicit photos involving Grandville High School students taken near the school will ...

See high schools where each Michigan college draws the most students

Of the 102,334 public school students in Michigan's Class of 2017, about 61 percent -- 62,806 -- enrolled in college with six months of leaving high school, ...

Grandville teen's last words to his mom before fatal crash: 'I'll be careful ... I love you'  The Grand Rapids Press -

GRANDVILLE, MI -- As Grandville High School senior Roman Aguilar-Emmons left a *service* project picking up trash, the 18-year-old spoke with his mother ...

Man gets probation and suspended jail term for crash that killed Grandville High student, cousin  The Grand Rapids Press -

Jason Fuentes-Perdomo, 18, of Wyoming, will spend two years on probation for the May 3 crash that killed Michael Aguilar and and Roman Aguilar-Emmons.

7th Annual Play for Melanoma Games  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

WYOMING, Mich. -- Wyoming high school hosted the 7th Annual Play for Melanoma baseball and softball games Friday night between Grandville and Wyoming.

Grandville's Jim Leonardo inducted into Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame

The Michigan High School Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame inducted five new members, June 16, including Robert Kloss (Northville), Chris LaMange (East ...

Grandville plans to shut down Orion alternative high school, which also serves Jenison and Hudsonville  The Grand Rapids Press -

With Orion's closing, Grandville Public Schools will save about $550000. Students attending Orion will be invited to transfer to Grandville High School.

Adult lingerie and novelty shop opening next to Grandville High School  Fox17

GRANDVILLE, Mich. -- An adult lingerie and novelty store is moving in next to Grandville High School, and some parents in the community are asking how that ...

Connor Hoke named Grandville girls basketball coach

Grandville's Kaitlyn Orme (22) passes against East Grand Rapids in a game at Grandville High School in Grandville on Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016. (Allison Farrand ...

GRFC Women looking to defend national title at home

GRANDVILLE, Mich. - The GRFC Women are looking to defend their national championship title, and they will be competing for this year's title in their backyard.

Grandville's Bailey Peterson to play baseball at Michigan State University

Bailey Peterson's big spring at Kellogg Community College has helped him land a scholarship at Michigan State University.

Opioid epidemic continues to grow in West Michigan  WWMT-TV

Every other day, someone in West Michigan is dying from an accidental overdose, said a doctor in the U.S. Attorney's Office for the region.Reiterating the ...

Grand Rapids native Devin Booker on fast track to becoming NBA star

x-default. Phoenix Suns Devin Booker, left, drives the ball as San Antonio Spurs LaMarcus Aldridge attempts to block him, in the first half of their regular-season ...

Grandville teen who died from cancer remembered for strength; district to hold benefit  The Grand Rapids Press -

Grandville High School freshman Alyssa Arends, died Sunday, March 2 -- three days after giving a presentation to students at East Elementary about being ...

Stepping up to Eleven  School News Network

At Grandville Middle School a while back, they lifted up a beautiful bunch of Somebodys. But these six seventh- and eighth-graders weren't elevated for their ...

High school baseball state rankings send two new teams to the top

By Lee Thompson | | Posted May 02, 2018 at 04:33 PM | Updated May 02, 2018 at 04:35 PM. 5 Comments. Portland St. Patrick's Brandon ...

In its first year, high school orchestra makes 'magical' music  School News Network

Sophomore Charlotte Best had just finished playing a soothing melody on her double bass, and felt as mellow as the music sounded. “It really calms me down.

Investigation underway after photos of West Michigan students involved in sex acts go viral  Fox17

WYOMING, Mich. — FOX 17 has confirmed police in Wyoming have launched an investigation after sexually explicit pictures allegedly involving Grandville High ...

Grand Rapids native Devin Booker named to NBA's All-Rookie first team

x-default. Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker drives the basket as Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope defends in a game from December at the ...

Grandville elementary principal 'passes torch' in hot air balloon celebration  The Grand Rapids Press -

GRANDVILLE, MI -- South Elementary School recently said goodbye to its longtime principal, Chuck Shultz, and welcomed its incoming principal in a celebration ...

Sex act photo goes viral, leads to felony charges for 3 Grandville teens  The Grand Rapids Press -

Two students allegedly depicted in the photo, as well as a student accused of taking the picture, face charges.

Students help refugee peers adjust to life, schools in the U.S.  School News Network

In one corner of a large, sunny room in the garden level of the Refugee Education Center, East Kentwood student Yasmin Alemayehu listened as siblings ...

Grandville teen who threatened to 'blow up' school gets probation

A Grandville High School teen who said she was going to “blow Grandville up'' because she was being bullied was sentenced Tuesday to 18 months on ...

Local educators on school shootings: 'Arming teachers is not the answer'  School News Network

Ingrid Fournier keeps the blinds closed in her classroom so no one can see in. The Spanish teacher at Central Woodlands 5/6 School in Forest Hills Public ...

Marching madness: 20 bands will march into Grandville for Saturday competition  The Grand Rapids Press -

Twenty high school marching bands will be visiting Grandville High School on Saturday for its annual competition.

Report: Grandville coach Mike Lapciuk sat out practices for MHSAA, school violations

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Grandville High School football coach Mike Lapciuk was forced to miss five practices before the season opener as a result of violations ...

Incoming students win $60,000 Medallion Scholarships | WMU News  WMU News

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Twenty freshmen have won coveted Medallion Scholarships to begin their studies at Western Michigan University this fall. Medallion ...

2 Democrats vie for nomination in Kent County Commission's 6th District

They seek to challenge Republican incumbent Stan Stek in the November election.

West Ottawa Downs Muskegon, Heads to State Quarterfinals  WHTC

GRANDVILLE, MI (WHTC-AM/FM) - West Ottawa earned its first-ever MHSAA boys basketball tournament regional title on Wednesday night by downing ...

'My Class is More Than What I Teach Them'  School News Network

At 7:45 a.m. daily, teacher Terry Blevins begins the day with his 30 audiovisual broadcasting students tooling about a warren of separate rooms stuffed with ...

Flooded roads in Grandville: High school musical is canceled tonight  The Grand Rapids Press -

People can catch "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" on Friday or Saturday.

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,

First We Relax, Then We Dance  School News Network

Certified hypnotist Michael Brody asked a dozen students to visualize themselves in several scenarios: a gorgeous beach day with a surfer catching waves; ...

'We're Living His Dream'  School News Network

“I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the *content* of their character.

Grandville to host 2 downtown holiday events

Grandville's annual Downtown Tree Lighting Ceremony and Christmas Parade will be held on two different days this year. The Christmas Parade will be held ...

'Every school has drugs in it': West Michigan districts use random canine searches to find contraband

GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- From alcohol stored inside plastic food containers and marijuana pipes fashioned out of produce, West Michigan school leaders routinely ...

Bodybuilder returns to sport to win Grand Rapids Championship

Josh Wenger of Spring Lake won Mike Vruggink's 2017 Grand Rapids Bodybuilding Championship Saturday.

Devin Booker, who grew up in Grand Rapids, goes to Phoenix Suns with 13th pick

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - Devin Booker, who grew up in Grand Rapids before he moved as a young teen, was selected by the Phoenix Suns on Thursday with the ...

Grandville High alumni finds success in golf as female leader of metalwoods design team at Titleist  The Grand Rapids Press -

GRANDVILLE, MI --For someone who only took up golf as a freshman at Grandville High School, Stephanie Bezilla at 33 has had an amazing career in the golf ...

These are the best 50 public high schools for athletics in Michigan, report says

A new report from Niche ranks more than 12000 public schools in the nation based on five different factors.

College notes: Grandville's Brendan Bender blossoms into power hitter at Davenport

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Brendan Bender never considered himself a power hitter. But his eight home runs this season at Davenport University suggest ...

Best West Michigan high schools for STEM education  WZZM

To celebrate National STEM Day, we're highlighting some of the best high schools across West Michigan for STEM education, as ranked by

Michigan's top 25 girls high school soccer players for the 2017 season -

Before the postseason kicks off in a week, let's take a look at 25 of the state's best players lacing up their soccer spikes this year.

Spring Lake tabs Start as new football coach  WZZM

Spring Lake's next football coach is coming from far away, but he's pretty familiar with West Michigan.

Grand Rapids FC women's schedule for 2018 announced

The Grand Rapids FC women's team, the defending champs of the United Women's Soccer in its first season, opens year No. 2 on May 13. The Ladies in Blue ...

Irvin Sigler III named Wyoming High School head football coach  WZZM

Wyoming high school has named Irvin Sigler III as their new head football coach and Dean of Students.

Volunteer chefs prepare 16,000 meals for cancer patients often too ill to cook

Legions of volunteers with the Revive & Thrive Project have helped prepare and deliver more than 16000 meals for families touched by cancer in the Grand ...

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