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Hillsdale transfer Isaac TeSlaa talks Iowa, Iowa State, recruiting journey

Isaac TeSlaa finds himself in the middle of a recruiting battle right now. Iowa and Iowa State are among the schools hoping to get the services of the Hillsdale transfer, a 6-foot-4, 210-pound receiver who was the GMAC Offensive player of the year after catching 68 passes for 1,325 yards and 13 touchdowns this season.
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State Police Seek Witnesses for November Incident in Summit Township

Pennsylvania State Police are asking any witnesses for information on a November incident in Summit Township. Troopers did not disclose the nature of the incident or what happened but said it happened between Nov. 14 and 16 on Townhall Rd. The suspect may have been driving a 2016 Chevrolet Silverado...
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Jackson-area boys basketball players to watch for 2022-23

JACKSON -- A new boys basketball season is here. Last season was a wild ride, with Vandercook Lake and Napoleon duking it out in the Cascades, a crazy four-way race in the Big 8, and Jackson grabbing a piece of the SEC-White title. This season could be just as crazy.
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Saline To Get Second School Resources Officer

Saline Area Schools is getting a new resource officer from the Saline Police Department. Saline City Council voted five to one to create a new police officer position starting July 1, 2023. SAS already has a school resource officer from Pittsfield’s Department of Public Safety, who focuses on the high...

Thousands Gathered in Adrian for Holiday Parade; Comstock Park Tree Lighting

Adrian, MI – Thousands of people gathered in downtown Adrian Friday night to watch the holiday lights parade and Comstock Christmas Riverwalk tree lighting. After the lighting ceremony, event organizer Jim Berryman spoke with WLEN News…. He also thanked the following groups: Adrian Noon Rotary Club, City of Adrian...

Light Up Parade draws hundreds to downtown

HILLSDALE — The Light Up Parade presented by the Hillsdale Business Association continues to grow in popularity. On Saturday, Dec. 3, downtown Hillsdale was transformed into a Christmas wonderland as the sound of carrolling filled the brisk winter air minutes before the annual Light Up Parade began at the Mid-Town Parking Lot.

Crimson Holdings Issue Statement in Response to 2A District Court Ruling

Adrian, MI – Crimson Holdings issued the following statement to WLEN News on Friday in response to a ruling by the State of Michigan 2A District Court. The ruling limits operating hours for Crimson Holding, beginning Dec. 9, 2022, and lasting until a taller stack is installed. “We are...

Tecumseh, December 06 High School 🏀 Game Notice

There are 2 high school 🏀 games in Tecumseh. The Airport High School basketball team will have a game with Tecumseh High School on December 06, 2022, 13:00:00. The Airport High School basketball team will have a game with Tecumseh High School on December 06, 2022, 14:30:00.

Councillor Dawn Krause, Absent Monday, Will Not Serve in Her Final Meeting

Saline City Councillor Dawn Krause was absent from Monday's meeting and will not participate in the final meeting of her term, Dec. 19. Krause, elected in 2018, moved to the Pinckney area several weeks or months ago. Questions about her residency status and eligibility to serve have been asked for...

More Vintage Photos of Jackson, Michigan: Part 5

I don't know about most people, but I sure do enjoy digging up and viewing old photos and memorabilia from years and years ago....especially from places we're very familiar with. For this new Jackson gallery – the fifth one – I found some images I hadn't seen before in the...

Attic fire displaces Jackson family with multiple pets

JACKSON, MI - A Jackson family was displaced from their home late Thursday due to an attic fire, officials said. Firefighters responded to reports of smoke just prior to midnight, Dec. 1, at a two-story residence in the 200 block of S. Dwight Street, according to the Jackson Fire Department.

Columbia Central offense gets going in second half, Golden Eagles hold off Concord for win

CONCORD -- A career night from Derek Sanders helped Columbia Central down Concord 63-59 on Monday in the season opener for both boys basketball squads. Sanders, a 6′4 sophomore, had nine points in the second quarter as the Golden Eagles wiped out an early deficit, and then poured in 14 in the fourth quarter as Columbia Central built up a lead that the Yellowjackets could not overcome.

Davis, McKelvey earn 8-man All-State honors

Two Lenawee Christian football standouts earned Associated Press 8-man All-State honors as seniors Collin Davis and Brady McKelvey led the Cougars to another solid season. Davis was named as a linebacker, bringing down 87 solo tackles and 68 assisted tackles. Among his tackles, 14 were for loss while he also proved to be a factor in pass defense with six breakups and forced four fumbles.

Cambridge (OH) Fire Department Shows Off New Engine

Cambridge Fire Department rolled out its new Fire Engine 3 December 2 for the public to see. “It’s finally here. A huge thank you goes out to the city administration, city council, Sutphen, the countless hours spent by all Cambridge Fire Department personnel (who are the best), and most importantly to the citizens of Cambridge and Cambridge Township who has always supported this department,” according to a post on Cambridge Fire Department’s Facebook page. “This is YOUR fire engine, and we here at CFD are honored to be able to serve you.”

Adrian Meijer makes donation to Lenawee Community Mental Health Authority

ADRIAN — Adrian Meijer employees delivered a check for $10,000 to the Lenawee Community Mental Health Authority recently, according to a news release from the Meijer store. This is the second year Meijer has given its hourly team members the opportunity to decide which nonprofit organization should receive the gift. Store director Ben Negron explained the process used in the last two years to make the designation.

2022 Metamora Christmas Parade

Santa came through Metamora this past Sunday evening during the village’s Christmas Parade. The parade took place at 5:30 p.m. with a couple other events taking place before and after. At 5:00 p.m. the Evergreen Elementary Young Vikings Choir began singing Christmas songs uptown on East Main Street near...