News HeadlinesSouthfield High News

Southfield High School News Submitted by Alumni

Reunion Reservation Deadline

May 21, 2016 by Thomas Burns (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

Hello everyone,

If you are planning on attending your big event and have sent in your check .. Fantastic! We are looking forward to seeing you! If you have not yet sent it, please do so as soon as practical, but we must have your reservation by August 20, 2016.

Your RSVP through *****.com does not secure your reservation. (it's just the way *****.com works.)

Your reunion is just $60 per person. Please make your check payable to SHS Class of 1966 and send it to:

SHS Class of 1966
PO Box 3511
Farmington HIlls, MI 48333-3511

If you have any questions regarding your reunion you may email me at *****

Looking forward to seeing you!

Tom Burns, Chair

My New Podcast Series - "Rare & Scratchy Rock 'N Roll" Is Now On iTunes

January 1, 2016 by David Milberg (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

Please check out and download (free) my new podcast series, "Rare & Scratchy Rock 'N Roll" at the iTunes Store. For more information, you also can visit http://www.*****/****

Southfield High School News From Around The Web

1st day marks beginning for new Southfield high school  Detroit Free Press

The Southfield High School for the Arts and Technology will give students more opportunities for elective classes.

At Southfield-Lathrup, school’s out forever  The Detroit News

Southfield — It took 35 years after Sheldon Yellen left Southfield-Lathrup High School for him to be recognized as a graduate, but the CEO of Birmingham-based ...

In a charged racial climate, more students take a look at historically black colleges  Detroit Free Press

After years of enrollment declines at HBCUs, they are now on the rise and in the news.

2019 Outstanding Grads: Honoring the exceptional  The Detroit News

For 33 years, The Detroit News has saluted a group of Michigan's best and brightest high school students in the spring of their senior year.

Southfield High School YouTube fight symptom of larger societal problem, official says

Dozens crowded around as two female Southfield High School students pummeled one another.

Southfield school community mourns teen victims of Dearborn Heights attack  The Oakland Press

Students at Southfield High School for the Arts and Technology are mourning the loss of a 17-year-old classmate and her 19-year old brother, a Southfield High ...

Southfield to merge high schools, shut 2 other sites  The Detroit News

Faced with falling enrollment and rising expenses, Southfield Public Schools plans to merge two high schools, close two other schools and make other changes.

Two Southfield coaches fight for top job at high school, causing major controversy  WDIV Detroit

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. - Southfield and Southfield Lathrup high schools will be merging to create Southfield High School for the Arts and Technology. The merger ...

Student-Built Robots Compete in FIRST Robotics At Southfield High School (Video)  CBS Local

By Edward Cardenas. SOUTHFIELD (CBS Detroit) – The floor of the Southfield High School Field House was filled Friday with remote control student-built robots ...

What's new in your district for back-to-school season?  The Oakland Press

A new principal. A new app that lets you know when your child's bus is arriving. What's new at your school this fall? With classes starting in just a few days, we ...

Destination HBCU Experience & College Fair April 27  Fox 2 Detroit

Going to college is a big decision, and picking the school is even more important.

BWW Feature: HAMILTON Celebrates History Education By Giving Back to 3,900 Students with EDUHAM in Detroit!  Broadway World

When you see a high student support another high school student that is one of the best moments you can ever witness, but when you see over 2000 students ...

Southfield drunk driving suspect who killed 2 women gets $1M bond  Fox 2 Detroit

A horrific crash in Southfield kills two young women and the man accused of crashing the car they were riding in, appeared before a judge.

Michigan offers 7th grade QB Isaiah Marshall a scholarship  FanSided

Michigan has offered a scholarship offer to 7th grader Isaiah Marshall who could be the Wolverines' quarterback of the future in the future.

Ex-Detroit Lion Calvin Johnson gets pre-approval for medical marijuana business  Detroit Free Press

The second time was the charm for former Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson to get preliminary approval for a license to open a Michigan medical marijuana ...

Victims killed in Southfield rollover crash identified  Fox 2 Detroit

Two young women died in an early-morning single rollover car crash on Berg Road near Civic Center Drive in Southfield.

Ex-Detroit Lion Calvin Johnson wants to dabble in Michigan marijuana  Detroit Free Press

A pair of former Detroit Lions wanted to get into the marijuana market, but a state licensing board dashed their hopes Friday, at least temporarily.

2019 Academic All-Stars: Roosevelt High School | News  Southgate News Herald

Jake Baker. Class standing: 1st. GPA: 4.1531. Parents: Krystal and Phil Nagorski. Activities: Cross country, Golf, National Honor Society, Link Crew, Euchre Club.

Peter Ponzetti, Jr. | Obituaries  Fenton Tri County Times

Peter Ponzetti, Jr. - age 76, of Fenton died Wednesday, September 5, 2018. Pete was born September 2, 1942 in Highland Park, MI to the late Peter, Sr. and ...

Lear Corp. to close its Taylor facility in October  Southgate News Herald

A total of 76 employees will be impacted by the permanent closure of a Lear Corp. plant in Taylor this October.

See Michigan high schools with 2017 graduation rate of 96% or higher

Six Michigan public high school programs with at least 50 graduating seniors in 2017 had a 100% four-year graduation rate in 2017 -- i.e., all of their seniors ...

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 ...

Trenton auditorium will carry name of educator who invested 45 years of service at high school  Southgate News Herald

The work of Dennis Hamilton has left a mark in and outside the classroom at Trenton High School, and now his thumbprint will be a lasting part of the school's.

RB Matt Falcon ends WMU football career with medical disqualification

The former 4-star recruit and U-M commit played in one game for the Broncos in 2017.

Hundreds of Michigan schools don't have a gym teacher. Does yours?  Bridge Michigan

Funding cuts have left 500 schools without physical education. Use this database to see if your school has a gym teacher.

Southfield spars with church over plans for oil well  Detroit Free Press

It's not just any brouhaha over woods, water, pollution fears and property values. The newly elected mayor of Southfield has walked a picket line to block ...

Purdue Football Recruiting 2020: Bryce Austin Profile  Hammer and Rails

Purdue is in early on an intriguing defensive line talent from Michigan.

The Who are 'Moving On' to Detroit's Little Caesars Arena this spring  Detroit Metro Times

Seminal rockers The Who will be stopping by Detroit with brand new material this spring as the "My Generation" rockers perform new songs from the...

Calvin Johnson to Detroit Lions: 'Put that money back in my pocket'  Detroit Free Press

Detroit Lions forced Calvin Johnson to repay a seven-figure portion of his signing bonus when he retired after 2015 season.

Man allegedly armed with gun arrested after domestic violence incident in Allen Park  Southgate News Herald

A 28-year-old Flat Rock man who was not authorized to possess a gun was arrested after a domestic violence incident at an Allen Park motel.

Armada schools finds no threat after rumors | State |  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Social media posts prompted concerns from some in Armada Area Schools this week, though officials found no threats. They did discuss the matter with police.

Woodhaven student's retweet of threat against Alabama school creates local chaos  Southgate News Herald

A student in the Woodhaven-Brownstown School District created quite a disruption for school and police officials Sunday when he retweeted a school threat ...

Sen. Gary Peters to host public meetings in four Michigan cities

Peters will travel to Ypsilanti, Grand Rapids, Southfield and Flint to meet and speak with local residents, according to Peter's office.

Grand Valley State's Brandon Bean follows father's two-sport path

Football and track for both, but the difference is father, Vince, was a standout long jumper at Michigan, while Brandon making his mark as a high jumper.

Lockdown lifted at Taylor High School | News  Southgate News Herald

A full lockdown was briefly in place at Taylor High School on Sept. 25.

Q&A: Detroit-born PlayVS founder Delane Parnell on esports, entrepreneurship and success  Crain's Detroit Business

The entrepreneur closed on a $15 million Series A funding round last week and is gearing up to introduce competitive esports in high schools this fall in hopes of ...

Oakland County students will find a lot has changed as they go back to school  The Oakland Press

When most Oakland County students go back to school Tuesday, Sept. 5, they'll find new faces in many principal's offices, new programs and new schedules in ...

Dozens of colleges, trade schools to be represented at college fair in Gibraltar  Southgate News Herald

Even though school hasn't been back in session for that long, it's not too early for high school students to start thinking about what comes next.

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,

WMU 4-star recruit Matt Falcon sees clearer path to field after Bellamy injury

The former University of Michigan running back commit redshirted his freshman season while recovering from a knee injury.

Actor Rick Worthy enjoys the mystery of his "Magic" TV roles  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Playing a Klingon in the interactive video game “Star Trek: Klingon” changed Rick Worthy's career trajectory.

All Taylor Public Schools students to get free breakfast and lunch during 2018-19 school year  Southgate News Herald

Students in the Taylor School District won't go hungry this coming school year.

Oil drilling permit sought for church land in Southfield  Crain's Detroit Business

Jordan Development Co. LLC, one of the oldest and largest oil and gas exploration companies based in Michigan, is betting against long-term low crude oil ...

Western Michigan football lands 3-star Mona Shores LB Jacob Wahlberg

Mona Shores' Jacob Wahlberg, 17, attempts to make an interception during the third day of Battle at the Big House at Michigan Stadium on Saturday, August 26, ...

Creative Montessori Academy growing in size and ambition  Southgate News Herald

With the recent completion of a 5000-square-foot expansion, the Creative Montessori Academy in Southgate plans to further harness an underutilized ...

Two injured in motorcycle crash in Allen Park; alcohol suspected as factor  Southgate News Herald

A 29-year-old Lincoln Park man and his passenger were seriously injured in a motorcycle crash where alcohol is believed to have been a factor.

No quality in Michigan’s environment department  Detroit Metro Times

You have to hand it to the MDEQ, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality — the most gloriously misnamed agency since the Ministry of Truth in ...

Girls basketball: Lathrup too powerful for Detroit Renaissance, 60-40  USA TODAY High School Sports

Chargers' Bello twins, Church, Miller form a winning combination.

Downriver schools use state grants to enhance safety, security measures  Southgate News Herald

Several Downriver schools are in line to receive a share of $25 million in state grants to beef up security and safety.

The Who delivers an orchestral spectacle at Little Caesars Arena  Southgate News Herald

DETROIT -- The metro area has seen the Who in a number of guises over the year, from an early career show at Southfield High School to giving the rock.

Drug offenses, fight outside of high school and other Wyandotte police reports  Southgate News Herald

○Failing to stop at a stop sign resulted in more than a ticket for a 69-year-old Detroit man after Wyandotte police pulled him over at approximately 11:30 a.m. ...

Wyandotte Police Department hires new officer; another on the way  Southgate News Herald

Following on the heels of the hiring of three officers last month, the Wyandotte Police Department recently welcomed another new officer to the force, with ...

Lincoln Park rec building becomes temporary hub for flood assistance  Southgate News Herald

Flood victims entering the Kennedy Recreation Center in Lincoln Park on May 9 were first asked to grab a bucket.

2018-19 All-News-Herald Boys' Basketball 1st Team | MIPrepZone  Southgate News Herald

Donovan Freeman, Rouge: Freeman played a key role in Rouge's run to the state championship game. The senior averaged 10 points, five rebounds and four ...

Humbug Marina owners to build waterfront restaurant in Gibraltar  Southgate News Herald

The fact that Jay and Krissy McGuire want to build a waterfront restaurant is no secret. In fact, they made it known when they purchased the Humbug Marina in ...

Calvin Johnson was unsure how to tell Detroit Lions he was retiring  Detroit Free Press

Calvin Johnson was a ball of nerves in the weeks before he played his final NFL game, not because he was retiring — he had to be talked into playing the 2015 ...

WATCH - Greg Kelser Basketball Camp - Story | WJBK  Fox 2 Detroit

Woody Woodriffe was with former Piston and current Fox Sports Detroit analyst Greg Kelser on Wednesday at one of his many youth basketball camps in the ...

New Haven nonprofit to launch farmers, craft market  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Haven Place's ordinary parking lot will be transformed into a marketplace on Saturdays this summer when the nonprofit launches its new Farmers and Craft ...

River Rouge boys' basketball halted by Hudsonville Unity Christian in bid for state title w/ PHOTO GALLERY  Southgate News Herald

River Rouge headed to East Lansing this past weekend hoping the third time would be a charm. In both 2017 and 2018, the Panthers' road ended in the state ...

2019 Miss Armada, court crowned | Life  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Three local young women are gearing up to represent their town after being crowned in this year's Miss Armada pageant.

Practice makes perfect at new basketball facility in Farmington Hills

Procters aim to stress fundamentals in unique facility which has two half courts, seven shooting stations and three ball handing stations.

Senior softball leagues gearing up for spring | Life  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

For Oz Zamora, 62, of Warren, stepping onto the baseball field is like taking a walk back in time. “Even though the flesh may be weak, the spirit is strong.

New Shows: Alec Baldwin, Reba McEntire, A2 Blues Festival, Seger DTE openers, more...  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Checking out this week's new metro area show announcements. All on sale Friday, May 24, unless otherwise noted...

New state Sen. Dan Lauwers visits Memphis | News  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Newly elected state Sen. Dan Lauwers, a Republican representing District 25, attended a recent Memphis City Council meeting to introduce himself and share ...

Funeral honors 4 Dearborn Heights siblings: 'They were beautiful people'  Detroit Free Press

Hundreds bid farewell to 4 Dearborn Heights children, who police say were killed at the hands of a father.

St. Clair County sheriff offers guidance to towns weighing pot business  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon has a message for local communities still considering how to respond to Michigan's marijuana legalization measure, ...

Shop, drink & play with the big (and little) dogs at Bark on Biddle  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Downtown Wyandotte is hosting Bark on Biddle, a two-day festival for families and their dogs on Friday and Saturday, June 21-22.

Divine Child baseball falls to Trenton in regional final w/ PHOTO GALLERY  Dearborn Press and Guide

After knocking off No. 1-ranked Carleton Airport in a Division 2 regional semifinal earlier in the week, Divine Child advanced to play for the regional ...

Breaking down WMU's top 10 football recruits of the last 10 years

Check out the Broncos top-rated recruits of the last decade and whether or not they lived up to their billing.

Chesterfield Township police seek suspects in Menards retail theft  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Chesterfield Township police are looking for two retail fraud suspects accused of stealing more than $1000 worth of merchandise from Menards.

Riverview Gabriel Richard's Kevin Tuttle signs to play baseball at Central Michigan University  Southgate News Herald

Riverview Gabriel Richard senior Kevin Tuttle recently signed on to play baseball at Central Michigan University. Pictured are: Richard assistant coach Gino ...

Man who jumps in river arrested in Wyandotte for giving police false name  Southgate News Herald

At this time of year the Detroit River is a draw for many people.

Mid-summer start for Shelby Township road projects  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

As state government continues to wrestle with ways to deal with Michigan's crumbling roads, local governments are moving ahead with temporary solutions to fix ...

Former U.S. Rep. John Dingell's funeral arrangements announced  Southgate News Herald

As community was important to him, those closest to former U.S. Rep. John Dingell said they wanted to ensure everyone who knew him had the chance to say ...

Mother, 2-year-old son die in Taylor house fire  Southgate News Herald

Two people are dead after a late night house fire in Taylor.

Woman hospitalized after shooting at Taylor gas station  Southgate News Herald

Taylor police are investigating a shooting that happened inside Taylor Fuel Stop, 22350 Ecorse Road, at about noon Friday.

Signing Day: Recruit lists for local, regional colleges  Detroit Free Press

From Notre Dame to Ohio State to Wayne State and Buffalo.

Coast Guard searches for overdue boater who was heading to Gibraltar  Southgate News Herald

The Coast Guard is searching for a missing boater who was reported to be going from Clinton Township to Gibraltar on Wednesday.

DEQ awards drilling permit to Jordan Development for Southfield church site  Crain's Detroit Business

LANSING — Oil and gas exploration company Jordan Development Co. LLC has won state approval to drill on land leased from a Southfield church.

Big 2nd half leads Southgate Anderson girls' soccer past Crestwood in chippy contest w/ PHOTO GALLERY  Southgate News Herald

Things got a bit tense between Dearborn Heights Crestwood and Southgate Anderson in the first half of Friday afternoon's contest.

Macomb County voters may be asked to approve 1 mill for new jail  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Macomb County voters may be asked to approve a nearly 1-mill tax levy for 21 years to fund a new $375 million jail.

Billy Graham archives moving from Wheaton College to his N.C. library  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

The archives of the late evangelist Billy Graham will be moved from their location in Illinois to the library named after him in North Carolina.

Wyandotte Jaycees recognized as among top chapters in state; president earns national honor  Southgate News Herald

As 2018 comes to a close, members of the Wyandotte Jaycees are basking in the glow of honors and accolades the organization has received throughout the ...

Edsel Ford boys' basketball takes down Allen Park w/ PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO  Southgate News Herald

Allen Park returned home on Tuesday in hopes of snapping a five-game losing skid and turning its season around. The Jaguars welcomed in Dearborn Edsel ...

Beto O'Rourke makes a stop at Center Line coffee house  Southgate News Herald

It could have been the endless supply of coffee. Or what he had to say. Either way, by the time Texas Democrat Beto O'Rourke was finished speaking -- the ...

Former Globetrotter returns to Saginaw to sign autographs, promote new film

SAGINAW, MI -- Former Harlem Globetrotter Chris Staples walked into the gymnasium of Saginaw High School on Wednesday, March 22 with a grin from ear to ...

Great Michigan Parade rolls through Richmond Sunday | Life  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

It's hailed as a proud Richmond tradition. Fun for old and young alike. Named the best small town parade in the state a few years ago by The Detroit News.

'Gramps' turns grief into lamps | News  Southgate News Herald

What do you call a grandfather who makes custom lighting appliances? Simple. Gramps with the Lamps.

Police: Man killed by train in Royal Oak disregarded crossing signals  Southgate News Herald

A Flat Rock man was killed when he was struck by a passenger train early Sunday in downtown Royal Oak.

Photos from Division 1 district semifinal baseball at Lincoln Park  Southgate News Herald

In the Division 1, District 15 semifinals on Saturday, Melvindale edged host Lincoln Park 4-3 in extra innings and Allen Park beat Edsel Ford 4-1.

Army National Combine participants

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.

Doughboyz Night Out: A Trip to the Strip Club with Detroit's Most Debauched Rap Crew  Noisey

Doughboyz Cashout / Photos by Kristin Adamczyk. It's Friday night, and I'm sitting at the Westin hotel bar in Southfield, Michigan, with Payroll Giovanni and Chaz ...

Students honor first responders to recent tragedy | News  Dearborn Press and Guide

A group of Dearborn Heights students attended Tuesday's City Council meeting to pay tribute to some local heroes.

Girl group swings with songs of '50s and '60s in Meadow Brook show  Southgate News Herald

Meadow Brook Theatre's production of “The Marvelous Wonderettes” features popular songs from the 1950s and 1960s while telling a story about four friends, ...

Zombies return to downtown Wyandotte Oct. 13 for annual pub crawl  Southgate News Herald

The calendar has flipped to October so prepare for the return of zombies to downtown Wyandotte.

RISE anti-racism effort led by Stephen Ross opens Detroit office  Crain's Detroit Business

The sports-based anti-racism initiative created by Detroit-born billionaire and sports figure Stephen Ross has opened a field office in Detroit to *service* the ...

Teen who allegedly has threatened to shoot up Trenton High School in past stopped by police carrying gun case  Southgate News Herald

After getting a call about a man wearing camouflage and carrying a rifle near West and Edsel in Trenton, police tracked him down and issued a warning.

Chesterfield Township police seek information on road rage incident  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Chesterfield Township police are seeking information about a road rage assault incident in late August.

Police arrest suspect in Port Huron Township shooting  New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

A 19-year-old man accused of shooting his father in Port Huron Township on Sept. 30 has been arrested, police said.

2018 Allen Park football season preview | MIPrepZone  Southgate News Herald

A young Allen Park team dealt with some growing pains in 2017, but when the dust settled the Jaguars wrapped up the season with a 5-4 record.

News headlines by Google News for Southfield High School Southfield MI

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Southfield High . This site has been created to offer a place for SHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Southfield High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.