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Went home to the Lord

June 14, 2018 by Ruth Ann Monkress (Register to contact)

Ruth Ann Monkress went to be with Jesus on October 22, 2017. Remembering her as a Great Mother, Grandmother and a daughters best friend. She is greatly missed and treasured memories will live in all our hearts forever. Sincerely, Julie her daughter. Love and miss you Mom.

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Officials: No threat to Howell High School, despite red flags about man with guns  Livingston Daily

Officials say there is no threat to Howell High School or the school district after federal agents arrested a Michigan man due to his internet search history.

New programs addressing suicide prevention at Howell High School  Livingston Daily

A new series of training events surrounding suicide prevention will take place in December for parents of Howell High School students and teachers at the ...

Howell Public Schools to propose $39 million bond  Livingston Daily

A Howell Schools bond proposal comes after a sinking fund millage proposal failed to pass in November by just 28 votes.

Officials Try To Calm Fears Over Story About Disturbing Internet Searches  WHMI

Local school officials are trying to reassure parents following a television news report about an individual who made some disturbing statements and internet ...

Howell High School Football Field To Be Named After John Dukes  WHMI

Plans are moving forward to name the Howell High School football field after a teacher, coach and mentor with a lengthy sports and community legacy. New turf ...

Howell High School's Jason Schrock named 2018 Principal of the Year  Livingston Daily

Jason Schrock has been named 2018 High School Principal of the Year. Schrock, the principal of Howell High School, received 30 nominations for the honor, ...

Activities Planned Through Weekend To Honor Veterans Day  WHMI

A variety of activities are scheduled in Livingston County this weekend to mark Veterans Day. The remembrances will begin in Brighton Saturday with a ...

Howell plans non-traditional high school for at-risk students  Livingston Daily

District seeks to offer non-traditional school in the new year for at-risk pupils.

Howell's Southeast Elementary will reopen as non-traditional high school, preschool  Livingston Daily

The vacant elementary will welcome non-traditional students and preschoolers this fall in Howell.

Mitchell Seeks To Maintain High Quality Of BAS  WHMI

WHMI has been profiling candidates all week for the Brighton Area Schools Board of Education. Today's profile is on Laura Mitchell, an attorney who is making ...

October 2018 restaurant inspections in Livingston County  Livingston Daily

Food too hot, food too cold, an employee using the restroom and not washing hands before prepping food were among the violations at area eateries.

Sarah Little: Howell mother known for helping others  The Detroit News

Whether lending an ear, championing her favorite causes, helping colleagues or lavishing attention on relatives, Sarah Little was known as a caring soul.

2019 Garden State Film Festival Celebrated Honorees, Winners And The Film Festival's 17th Anniversary  Broadway World

Thousands of people attended the Garden State Film Festival's 17th annual celebration in Asbury Park last weekend (March 27-31, 2019).

Howell's Balloonfest: What you need to know for 2018  Livingston Daily

Packed with skydivers, Legos, stunt kite teams and balloon launches, spectators in this year's Balloonfest have a lot to look forward to.

Michigan state senator joins fray over flying flags at Howell High School

A district spokesman said high school principal Jason Schrock asked students to remove all flags from their vehicles on March 24, the Friday before spring break ...

Community events for Livingston area | September 2018  Livingston Daily

Hartland Audubon Club meeting 7:15 p.m. Hartland Senior Center, 9525 E. Highland Road, Howell The free meeting will feature Don Burlett, presenting on the ...

Complete 2018 Livingston County football preseason coverage  Livingston Daily

Here are links to all of the Livingston Daily's preseason football coverage.

2018 Principal of the Year weighs in on safety, technology, and future of education  Michigan Radio

Howell High School's Jason Schrock is Michigan's Principal of the Year for 2018. In 2000, Schrock joined Howell High School as a math teacher. After seven.

Girl, 17, charged in threat to shoot up Howell High  Detroit Free Press

Matthew Hiler said his younger sister, Sarah Marie Hiler, was bullied in school.

Howell High School's 2017 graduation  Livingston Daily

EAST LANSING - Howell High School's 588 seniors, along with 16 foreign exchange students, received their diplomas at Michigan State University's Breslin ...

Tired legs and all, Patrick Miller repeats as Howell Melon Run 5K winner  Livingston Daily

Patrick Miller of Howell won the Melon Run 5K for the third time in five years.

Howell teacher charged for child pornography  WXYZ

A teacher and coach at Howell High School has been charged for possessing child pornography, according to a release from Howell Public Schools.

PHOTOS: 2018 Michigan Challenge Balloonfest in Howell, MI — Part Two

The AmericaJR Web Team was LIVE at Howell High School for the 2018 Michigan Challenge Balloonfest. Morgan Hieber received a $20,000 scholarship to ...

On the issues - candidates for 47th District state representative  Livingston Daily

Two candidates are running for 47th District state representative, a two-year term representing the city Howell and townships of Conway, Cohoctah, Deerfield, ...

Howell Attorney Among Four Candidates For Open Judicial Seat  WHMI

A Howell attorney is among four candidates seeking a chance to run a judicial seat set to be created next year. Among the four candidates who have filed to run ...

County's Robotics Teams Make Impact At State Championship  WHMI

Several Livingston County teams distinguished themselves at this weekend's FIRST Robotics State Championships. A total of five Livingston County-based ...

Livingston students walkout in protest of school shootings  Livingston Daily

Howell, Brighton and Pinckney all prepared for students to walkout in honor of lives lost in school shootings.

Teen sentenced for assault on girlfriend at Howell High School  Detroit Free Press

Theodore Joseph (T.J.) Kohlman had urged police to shoot him when he was arrested.

Officials condemn 'racist' fliers distributed in downtown Howell  Livingston Daily

Propaganda credited to the Patriot Front was found on vehicles in the city last weekend.

Howell High School Hosts International Festival  Jersey Shore Online

The gymnasium was decked out in vibrant, bright colors and stocked with tons of tasty, ethnic treats for world language students at Howell High School for their ...

Howell High School student taken into custody after school...  WDIV Detroit

Officials at Howell High School said they received a threat of violence Thursday involving a firearm and a 16-year-old suspect was taken into custody.

Howell Public Schools Hires New School Resource Officer  WHMI

Howell Public Schools will have a new resource officer to start the upcoming school year and ensure a safe learning environment while building positive ...

PHOTO GALLERY: 2018 Michigan Challenge Balloonfest in Howell, MI

The AmericaJR Web Team was LIVE at Howell High School for the 2018 Michigan Challenge Balloonfest. Morgan Hieber received a $20,000 scholarship to ...

Probation ordered for teen who tweeted Howell High should be 'shot up'  Livingston Daily

Sarah Hiler was sentenced to 18 months of probation for attempting to make a terrorist threat against Howell High School.

You matter: Livingston students, grieving father fight teen suicide  Livingston Daily

The #whyyoumatter campaign is one example of how local school districts are taking action to help stem a national increase in teen suicides.

Charitable restaurant, training facility for people who are disabled in former library  Livingston Daily

Torch 180 founders Rhonda Callanan and Sarah Ruddle will open a culinary training facility for disabled individuals and restaurant for the public.

Former WMU linebacker plays Good Samaritan in icy highway rollover

KALAMAZOO, MI - Mitch Zajac spent four years saving touchdowns as a linebacker on the Western Michigan football team. Last month, the former Broncos star ...

Bond reduced from $1M to $100K for Howell teen charged with sex assault, extortion  Livingston Daily

A Howell teen held on $1 million bond in connection to sexual assault and extortion was released Friday from Livingston County Jail after his bond was ...

$12M-$20M community recreation center proposed for Howell  Livingston Daily

City and school district forming committee to study possible 100000-150000 square-foot athletic facility.

Michigan high school football finals: Who's playing when at Ford Field  Detroit Free Press

The schedule at Ford Field on Friday and Saturday for the 2018 Michigan high school football state finals.

Howell church holds prayer service for racial harmony  Michigan Radio

People in the Howell area gathered Thursday night at the First Presbyterian Church for a special "prayer *service* for racial harmony and peace," singing.

Livingston County Teens Killed In Crash Near Williamston Identified  WHMI

The two Livingston County teens killed in a single-car crash on I-96 near Williamston have been identified. Juliana Ward-Brown, a Howell High School student, ...

Howell teen held on $1M bond in sex assault, extortion case  Livingston Daily

A Howell High School student accused of sexual assault is being held on a $1 million bond at the Livingston County Jail. Howell resident Scott William Minton, ...

Police ID Howell teen killed in crash  Livingston Daily

MONDAY UPDATE: The funeral *service* for the 16-year-old Howell teen killed in a car crash Wednesday is 11 a.m. today. The funeral *service* for Griffin Robert ...

Shocking racist tweets follow high school basketball win by all-white team

A series of players' racist Twitter messages following the Howell boys basketball win over Grand Blanc Thursday, March 13, has some Howell team members ...

Meet your school board candidates  Livingston Daily

Learn about your Brighton and Howell school board candidates.

8 West Michigan football teams vying for a trip to Ford Field

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - A year of hard work and dedication to getting better is about to come to a head for some of our West Michigan football teams.

Howell teen charged as adult, locked up on $1M bond in sex assault case  WXYZ Detroit

A Howell teen is behind bars, being held on a $1000000 bond, charged with multiple counts of sexual assault, extortion and child pornography.

WHMI 93.5 Local News : Communities Stunned By Death Of Teens  WHMI

The Howell and Brighton communities have been stunned following the death of two teen girls Tuesday evening after a car crash near Williamston.

Why top basketball prospect Emoni Bates will attend Ypsilanti Lincoln  Detroit Free Press

Emoni Bates, a freshman-to-be at Ypsilanti Lincoln, is regarded as one of the top ninth-grade basketball prospects in the country. Two years ago, he was hailed ...

No charges for ex-Howell student accused of terror threat  Detroit Free Press

A Livingston County judge dismissed felony charges against a former Howell High School student who was accused of making a terrorism threat on Twitter.

Michigan high school football playoffs: Division 4 final teams, prediction  Detroit Free Press

The Division 4 state championship game will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Ford Field. Meet the two teams playing:

Howell athletic director Hutcheson leaving for MHSAA  Livingston Daily

Howell's athletic director Dan Hutcheson is leaving to be an assistant director at the MHSAA.

Voters guide Q&A: Howell candidates cite top issues, plans to fix them  Livingston Daily

On Nov. 7, voters in Howell will have the opportunity to elect three Howell City Councilmembers from four candidates-- incumbents Jeff Hansen, Jan Lobur, Scott ...

Every hot air balloon festival to attend in Michigan this year

Who doesn't love the sight of a colorful hot air balloon floating through the sky? What's even better is a sky full of the decorated balloons sailing overhead.

I-96 fatal crash victims attended high schools in Howell, Brighton  Lansing State Journal

The victims were heading west when their vehicle went out of control, entered the median and hit a tree, Michigan State Police said in a news release.

Bond Reduced For Howell Teen Charged With Sex Assault & Extortion  WHMI

A Howell High School student facing charges of sexual assault and extortion has been released from jail following a judge's decision to significantly reduce his ...

Girls killed in I-96 crash were on way to hockey practice near Lansing  Livingston Daily

Darian Locklear of Brighton and Julianna Ward-Brown of Howell, both 16, died Tuesday.

Restaurant inspections for April 2018 in Livingston County  Livingston Daily

Priority violations were found at 21 locations that serve food in the county last month, including five with multiple violations.

Restaurant inspections for March 2018 in Livingston County  Livingston Daily

Each month, the Livingston County Health Department inspects businesses and schools that serve food, ensuring the public is protected from harmful practices ...

Michigan high school football playoffs: What to know for Ford Field  Detroit Free Press

The Michigan high school football state championships will be held Nov. 23 and 24 at Ford Field. Here's what you need to know.

Howell hooper to play in Germany  Livingston Daily

Brandon Nazione to call Leverkusen home for a year.

Howell's new high school opens today  The Ann Arbor News -

JAMIE CHARBENEAU-PISELLA/ANN ARBOR NEWSThe new commons area at the Parker Campus shows the black box theater at the far end, food *service* ...

Michigan high school football playoffs: Division 5 final teams, prediction  Detroit Free Press

The Division 5 state championship game will be held at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at Ford Field. Meet the two teams playing:

A tale of two towns: Newest racial incident has Howell facing its past

A day after four white Howell High School students were reprimanded for racist behavior, Christina Spangler sat in a downtown Dairy Queen filling out a job ...

Michigan high school football playoffs: State semifinal scores  Detroit Free Press

Michigan high school football state semifinal scores:

Rod Bushey: The man behind the choir  Livingston Daily

Take a look through the career of Howell High School Choir Director Rod Bushey.

State Police: 2 Teen Girls Killed In I-96 Rollover Crash  CBS Detroit

WILLIAMSTON, Mich. (WWJ) – Two Livingston County teens are dead following a crash along I-96 near Williamston Tuesday night. According to Michigan State ...

Debut not ideal, but future bright for Kalamazoo Growlers' Mr. Baseball

Sam Weatherly, Michigan's 2017 Mr. Baseball winner, made his pitching debut with the Kalamazoo Growlers.

Tween musical group uses shuttered Howell high school as set for new TV show 'Wannabes'

A television show for tweens, created by the writers and directors of numerous Disney Channel shows including "Suite Life of Zack and Cody" and "That's So ...

September restaurant inspections in Livingston County  Livingston Daily

Each month, the Livingston County Health Department inspects businesses and schools that serve food, ensuring the public is protected from harmful practices ...

Youth will soon swarm 'The Hive' teen center  Livingston Daily

The Hive, located downtown Howell, will be the new hangout for the Howell Teen Center.

Howell takes step toward lowering M-59 speeds  Detroit Free Press

The Howell city council has asked state police to conduct a speed study along a one-mile stretch of M-59, just north of Howell High School.

Legend of Sleepy Howell: What you need to know  Livingston Daily

Thrills, chills, and — of course — plenty of free candy will bring plenty of pre-Halloween revelers to downtown Howell this weekend when The Legend of Sleepy ...

Howell's Matt Klann to Run in Lucas Oil Motocross Pro Championship Race at Redbud  The Lasco Press

Matt Klann is a polite young man until you get him on a motocross track. Then the competitive spirit turns on and he is all-in start to finish. Matt has earned his ...

Mom says 'killing kids' suspect has mental age of child  Detroit Free Press

A former Howell High School student arraigned Friday on terrorism charges for making online threats about “killing kids” has the mental capacity of a child, his ...

Months after fatal crash, Darian Locklear's message of kindness spreads  Livingston Daily

In the days after her daughter, Darian Locklear of Brighton, and Julianna Ward-Brown of Howell were killed in a crash on their way to hockey practice in Lansing, ...

'A healing place': Howell sanatorium myths debunked  Livingston Daily

Are reported hauntings and mysteries based on a history steeped in myth and misinformation?

Linden students make blankets for hospitalized kids  Fenton Tri County Times

Linden — Thanks in part to more than a dozen Linden students, kids in Michigan hospitals will receive a fleece blanket.

Michigan high school football playoffs: Division 2 final teams, prediction  Detroit Free Press

The Division 2 state championship game will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Ford Field. Meet the teams playing, Muskegon Mona Shores and Warren De La Salle.

Businesses, groups help federal workers facing second payless payday  Crain's Detroit Business

President Donald Trump and congressional leaders on Friday sealed a short-term deal to reopen the government for three weeks while negotiations continue ...

Howell grad killed in Afghanistan memorialized in moving tribute from fellow sailors, Marines  Livingston Daily

As a hospital corpsman, Petty Officer 3rd Class Benjamin Castiglione fought to keep U.S. Marines alive during deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan. Members of ...

Six things you don't want to miss at Balloonfest  Livingston Daily

The 33rd annual Michigan Challenge Balloonfest runs Friday through Sunday and includes 49 hot air balloons, plus family fun, entertainment, shopping, festival ...

Howell woman merry in White House Christmas visits  Livingston Daily

Howell resident Marsha Gray helped deliver the official national Christmas tree to Washington, D.C. and attended a White House reception.

Teen: 'I had death dates'  Livingston Daily

By seventh\u00a0grade, Elise Boyd cut her thighs and hips to “feel alive,” and she attempted suicide\u00a0multiple times.

'Violent' felon arrested Tuesday in Howell  Livingston Daily

A man described as a “violent" criminal was arrested Tuesday in Howell, police said. Acting on an anonymous tip, Howell Police found Edward Franklin Hulbert, ...

Gymnastics center jumps to Howell  Livingston Daily

Howell is now the heart\u00a0of gymnastics in Livingston County.

Eager Road bridge repair delayed, traffic signal considered  Livingston Daily

The Eager Road bridge north of M-59 that has been closed since October 2015 could remain closed until next year. The goal was to replace the bridge in a ...

Twin sisters first to undergo bariatric surgery at Howell hospital  Livingston Daily

One twin remembers being called fat in high school. Her identical sister has felt exhausted as long as she can remember.

Chelsea rides dominating second half to Ford Field, ends Williamston's run  Lansing State Journal

COMMERCE TOWNSHIP – It certainly wasn't the outcome that Williamston coach Steve Kersten was hoping for. His 10-2 Hornets, *fresh* off a 35-0 shutout win ...

Novi cross country mourns unexpected death of Hall of Fame coach Robert Smith

Robert Smith, Hall of Fame cross country coach from Novi High, died unexpectedly Tuesday evening.

PHOTO GALLERY: 2017 Michigan Challenge Balloonfest in Howell, MI

AmericaJR's Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE at Howell High School for the 33rd annual Michigan Challenge Balloonfest. The Michigan Challenge Balloonfest event is ...

New brewpub finds home in heart of downtown Howell  Livingston Daily

On tap in downtown Howell: Excitement over a new brewpub expected to open sometime this summer.

Uptown coffee owner 'surprised' by national attention  Livingston Daily

Foursquare recognizes downtown Howell's Uptown Coffeehouse.

Michigan teens copycat racist 'picking cotton' promposal  Detroit Free Press

A promposal shared by Vermontville high schoolers is under fire for has garnered attention on for its racist remarks, this follows other promposals receiving ...

Howell woman killed in single-car crash Wednesday in Oceola Township  Livingston Daily

A 52-year-old Howell woman died Wednesday evening when her car crashed into a tree in Oceola Township, police said.

Rotary Club honors Deering as Teacher of the Year  Petoskey News-Review

Tracy Deering took a roundabout way into education. Before becoming a Petoskey Middle School language arts teacher, Deering was a stay-at-home mom to ...

Howell student's poster to be displayed at Detroit auto show

Howell High School junior Hogan Taylor will have his artwork displayed at the 29th annual North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

October restaurant inspections in Livingston County  Livingston Daily

Each month, the Livingston County Health Department inspects businesses and schools that serve food, ensuring the public is protected from harmful practices ...

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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