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Making sense of Emoni Bates' transfer to Eastern Michigan

In 2019, Sports Illustrated proclaimed that Emoni Bates was "likely to be a straight-to-the-NBA No. 1 pick and future of the NBA." On Wednesday night, the same player announced he was transferring to Eastern Michigan after a disappointing freshman season at Memphis. Bates, the former No. 1 player in the...
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Jackson man facing life in prison after unlawful imprisonment, CSC conviction

JACKSON, Mich. (WILX) - A Jackson man is facing life in prison after being convicted of Criminal Sexual Conduct 1st Degree, Unlawful Imprisonment and other crimes. Jackson County Prosecutor Jerry Jarzynka confirmed Thursday that a jury returned a guilty verdict for those charges, as well as for Interfering with Electronic Communications, for Najee Thompson, 24, from Jackson.
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USC and UCLA to join Big Ten conference

This article was last updated June 30 at 10 p.m. to include a statement from the Big Ten. After teams from the Big 12 shook up conference alignment this past year, changes came to the Big Ten involving two new — and distant — members. As originally released...
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Former MSU basketball star Miles Bridges arrested just before NBA free agency; Emoni Bates returning home, playing for EMU; LIV Golf touches down in Oregon | Current Sports | June 30, 2022

On today's Current Sports with Al Martin, former MSU baller Miles Bridges was arrested in Los Angeles on a domestic violence charge on Wednesday. What does this mean for his free agency contract negotiations? Also, Emoni Bates is on the move again. The former MSU verbal commit is now heading back home to Ypsilanti, playing for Eastern Michigan next season after a down year at Memphis. Will he ever live up to the hype he once had coming out of high school? And the first round of the LIV Golf Invitational has begun in Oregon.
YPSILANTI, MI

This Gem of a Mid-Century Home is For Sale in Jackson

Instead of scrolling through social media like Facebook and Instagram, I often find myself scrolling through the Zillow app and looking at all the cute and interesting homes for sale. It's always intriguing to see inside of homes and how people maintained them. Particularly when it comes to older ones like this gorgeous mid-century home.
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Former Michigan governor takes the Fifth on the witness stand

Former Governor Rick Snyder invoked his Fifth Amendment right several times during a federal court hearing Thursday in Ann Arbor. Snyder spent less than five minutes on the witness stand in a civil trial related to the Flint water crisis. The trial involves damage claims on behalf of four Flint...
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Jackson Police ask for public’s help finding fire suspect

LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - Jackson Police have asked the public to help them identify a person wanted for starting a fire at City Hall. On Sunday, June 19, the Jackson Fire Department was called to City Hall. A city-owned outdoor dropbox was on fire, which they quickly extinguished. Department officials say the fire never spread beyond the drop box.
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They took puppy along for the ride. Then they were held up at gunpoint in Romulus.

Romulus police are seeking tips to find three people accused of stealing a puppy from its owners this week. Officers were called to the 15000 block of Plain Way around 8:40 p.m. Wednesday and met with a mobile locksmith, who told them she and her husband had been robbed at gunpoint by three males, the Police Department said in a statement.
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Westland murder suspect charged after ex-girlfriend shot to death inside vehicle

WESTLAND, Mich. (FOX 2) - A man accused of shooting and killing his ex-girlfriend Wednesday in Westland is facing charges. Cary Taylor, 41, of Westland, is charged with first-degree premeditated murder and felony firearms in connection with the death of Tabitha Cornwall. The 41-year-old victim's mother said she was leaving...
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Wojo: With USC and UCLA, the traditional Big Ten officially, sadly is dead

Detroit — Hate it. Hate it. Hate it. The traditionalist in me thinks the addition of USC and UCLA to the Big Ten, likely launching another crazy conference-hopping carousel, is awful. The end of college football as we know it. The destruction of time-honored rivalries. The diminishing of mid-major programs. The ugly glut of artery-clogging TV money.
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Fox Motors provides customers with free gas

MARQUETTE COUNTY, Mich. (WJMN) – The forth annual Fox Fuels My Fourth will be on Friday, July 1st. Fox Motors will be providing costumers with $50 in gas per customer for the holiday weekend. The Fox Motors team will be out in the community giving back to their customers. There is a limited supply and they plan on spending over $14,000 on gas for this event. They started this tradition as a part of Fox CARES as a way to give back to their customers, community and employees.
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