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South Lyon High School Student In Custody Over 'Potential Threat'  WWJ Newsradio 950

As an investigation continues, the student will not be allowed back onto South Lyon Community Schools property.

South Lyon High School student bound over on charges of making threats on social media  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

A student at South Lyon High School was in court Thursday morning for a preliminary hearing in connection with threats made against the school on social ...

Teen sentenced to probation for false threat of terrorism directed at South Lyon High School  The Oakland Press

Family members and other supporters of Ryan DeBruyne smiled and shared tearful embraces Thursday at Oakland County Circuit Court after the former South ...

South Lyon middle school student arrested, enters plea to making false terrorist threat

South Lyon student arrested, pleads guilty to making false threat to shoot up Centennial Middle School.

Teen enters guilty plea to making a false threat against South Lyon High School

A Green Oak Township teen has entered a guilty plea to a charge of making a false terrorist threat against South Lyon High School back in February.

South Lyon Schools announces agreement on officer; Lyon Township hasn't OK'd it

South Lyon Schools board members announce agreement for Lyon Township to help provide school resource officer at South Lyon High School.

South Lyon student threatened school on social media, police say

A 17-year-old male South Lyon High School student allegedly asked a friend if he wanted to re-enact the Feb. 14 school shooting in Florida.

Guilty plea for false terrorism threat against South Lyon school  The Oakland Press

A teenager charged with making a false threat of terrorism against South Lyon High School last February has pleaded guilty, weeks before his trial was to begin.

Student threatens South Lyon High School on Snapchat  WXYZ Detroit

Police are investigating a threat made against South Lyon High School over the weekend.

South Lyon continues LVC dominance with sweep of Milford  The Oakland Press

SOUTH LYON >> The South Lyon volleyball team has yet to lose a match in the short history of the Lakes Valley Conference.

System Malfunction Triggers Lockdown At South Lyon High School  WHMI

Police say an unexpected lockdown today at South Lyon High School was the result of a system malfunction. The South Lyon Police Department responded to ...

South Lyon vs. Lakeland football photo gallery | Sports  The Oakland Press

South Lyon defeated Lakeland, 17-14 on Friday at South Lyon High School to improve to 3-0 in the 2018 football season. Scroll through the slideshow to see ...

South Lyon holds off Lakeland for 17-14 win, 3-0 start  The Oakland Press

SOUTH LYON >> Nobody remembered to tell the South Lyon football team that they weren't supposed to be a contender in the Lakes Valley Conference this ...

Student in South Lyon school threat ordered for trial

A court appearance for a Green Oak Township man charged with making a false terrorist threat against South Lyon High School was a mixed bag for him ...

South Lyon Student Gets Probation In Terror Threat Against High School  WWJ Newsradio 950

Hugging family and friends, DeBruyne cried after the hearing.

Milford vs. South Lyon volleyball photo gallery | Sports  The Oakland Press

The South Lyon volleyball team earned a 25-15, 25-11, 25-20 win over Milford to open Lakes Valley Conference play on Thursday at South Lyon High School.

LIVE: South Lyon High School student due in court on charges of making threats on social media  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

A student at South Lyon High School was in court Wednesday morning in connection with threats made against the school on social media.

Feed me, Seymour: South Lyon presents 'Little Shop of Horrors'

Brit Connors knows the talent and personality of the students involved in the drama program at South Lyon High School. That's why she knew "Little Shop of ...

South Lyon teen battling dystonia wins homecoming queen  Fox 2 Detroit

Seventeen year-old Breanna Strange is trying to change the world one hug at a time.

School boosters cancel raffle that included AR-15 as prize in South Lyon  Detroit Free Press

A "Wild Game" charity dinner raising money for South Lyon High School's football team has been canceled over pushback over a gun raffle with prizes such as ...

Psychological examination ordered for South Lyon student charged with making false threat

Judge orders psychological examination for Ryan DeBruyne, charged with making false threat against South Lyon High School.

Sept. 10 trial date set for man charged with making false threat against South Lyon school

Sept. 10 trial set for Ryan DeBruyne on charge of making false terrorist threat against South Lyon High School.

Boy threatens to shoot students at South Lyon High School  The Oakland Press

A 17-year-old Green Oak Township boy has been suspended from school after threatening to shoot other students at South Lyon High School.

South Lyon councilwoman granted PPO against fellow council member  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

SOUTH LYON, Mich. - Even if there were important city matters on Monday night's agenda, the only news coming from South Lyon's City Council meeting is that ...

South Lyon not seeing 3-0 start as a surprise  The Oakland Press

If the South Lyon football team wasn't supposed to start the 2018 season 3-0, the players certainly weren't aware of that.

South Lyon council plucks Linden city manager Zelenak as its new city manager

Following a second interview Thursday night, Paul Zelenak was selected to be the next city manager for South Lyon.

Lockdown mode becoming the new normal at Michigan schools  Detroit Free Press

At least 19 schools have been targeted by threats in wake of Florida high school massacre.

Paint-your-own pottery studio thrives on lower prices, loyal customers

Glazy Days will mark 10 years in downtown South Lyon on Oct. 3. That's no small feat for a paint-your-own pottery studio that opened during the belt-tightening ...

South Lyon High School teacher in national spotlight for impacting lives of former students  The Oakland Press

John Mackson was caught off guard when a national TV crew showed up to his South Lyon High School classroom Wednesday morning.

South Lyon football boosters cancels gun raffle featuring AR-15 rifle  Southgate News Herald

South Lyon boosters cancel football fundraiser featuring assault rifle.

South Lyon teacher surprised on live TV by 'The Today Show'

SOUTH LYON, MI -- South Lyon High School physics teacher John Mackson didn't think about how great it was to be on national TV Thursday morning, instead ...

Ann Arbor, South Lyon, Dexter teams win in FIRST Robotics districts

More than 1000 students representing 39 FIRST Robotics teams spent this past weekend at a district competition held at Lincoln High School.

South Lyon City Council starts looking for new city manager

Lynne Ladner started a medical leave of absence Jan 1. The city is now negotiating an agreement to end her tenure in South Lyon.

King found competent to stand trial on assault and battery charges in Lyon incident

A Flint woman charged with two counts of assault and battery in a dispute at a Lyon Township home has been found competent to stand trial. The prosecution ...

South Lyon student wins $60,000 scholarship

Twenty freshmen, including South Lyon High School graduate Shealyn Lach, have won Medallion Scholarships to begin their studies at Western Michigan ...

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.

Ryan Debruyne, accused of false terror threat at South Lyon school, returns to court March 22  The Oakland Press

A March 22 preliminary exam is scheduled for the teen charged in a false threat of terrorism at South Lyon High School.

Michigan school threats: These kids have been accused  Detroit Free Press

More than 100 false threats have been made to schools across southeast Michigan since the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in ...

New school year, brand new school: Pearson Elementary School opens doors

South Lyon Community Schools built a new elementary school as the school district grows.

Trial Date Set For Green Oak Teen Charged In School Threat  WHMI

A local teen charged in connection with a shooting threat at South Lyon High School will go to trial in September. 18-year-old Ryan DeBruyne of Green Oak ...

New Hudson man jailed on felony charges he abused 5-month-old boy

A New Hudson man has been charged with assault with intent to murder and child abuse over injuries to the five-month old son of his live-in girlfriend.

PREP ROUNDUP: Waterford Mott shuts out Milford in season opener  The Oakland Press

Recap of recent events involving Oakland County high school teams. FOOTBALL. WATRERFORD MOTT 41, MILFORD 0. Mott scored early and often in a ...

Monroe student arrested for 'terroristic threats'  The Detroit News

Monroe County student, 14, is one of 3 students in a week's time in Southeast Michigan to face charges for allegedly making threats against their schools.

New board member, principals set

South Lyon Community Schools has a new board member, three new administrators.

Memorial Day lineup features feel-good parades, somber remembrances

Day of remembrance will be marked throughout southeastern Michigan with parades and stoic ceremonies.

Metro Detroit students to participate in national walkouts this morning  WXYZ Detroit

Many metro Detroit students will join in on national walkout protests planned at schools across the country this morning in support of students affected by the ...

Two Novi Middle School students arrested for threatening to shoot up school

A conversation overheard by classmates has resulted in two Novi Middle School students being charged with making with a terrorist threat after an investigation ...

Fenton hosting Walled Lake Western in opening round of football playoffs  Fenton Tri County Times

The Fenton varsity football team will begin its Division 2 playoff season with a home game against Walled Lake Western (6-3) Friday at Fenton High School at 7 ...

Hometown Life 2018 Academic Top 6 - Oakland County

(Story updated May 8 to include college choices and other information received before deadline for some Sacred Heart students.) Hometown Life congratulates ...

Oakland County teens arrested after two schools threatened  Detroit Free Press

Two Oakland County teenagers are facing criminal charges for allegedly making school threats, adding to the number of incidents that have occurred in metro ...

Cool Yule: Ten things to do at the annual South Lyon holiday event

Get into the holiday swing with 10 things to do at South Lyon Cool Yule.

Michigan ranks among top states for school threats after Parkland high school shooting  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Schools across the U.S. have been plagued by various types of threats in the days since the mass shooting at Florida's Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School ...

A Good Day Cafe: New restaurant aims to offer quality options for all dietary needs

Quality food for every dietary need is the goal of A Good Day Cafe in South Lyon.

Michigan schools hit by string of threats during past week  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

ClickOnDetroit has reported a rash of threats against schools in Michigan over the past two weeks.

South Lyon girl heading to World Tap Dancing Championships in Germany  The Oakland Press

Caroline Julian has studied dance since she was two years old. Flash forward 14 years and the South Lyon High School student will be traveling to Riesa, ...

South Lyon mayor: Pelchat declared winner in write-in race in time to be sworn in

We have a winner: Dan Pelchat wins two-year term in write-in race for South Lyon mayor.

South Lyon remembers veterans with Memorial Day parade, ceremony

Memorial Day is about remembering those who died serving in the military and, for many, the remembrance extends to all veterans. South Lyon's annual ...

Oakland County assistant prosecutor making the rounds to warn students against making school threats  The Oakland Press

Oakland County Chief Assistant Prosecutor Paul Walton has been making the rounds to area schools, trying to get a message out to kids and their parents about ...

Oakland County holiday events Dec. 1-8 | Lifestyles  The Oakland Press

... • Petting Zoo & S'mores Warming Station is 2-5 p.m. Dec. 1 and Holiday Lights Parade & Tree Lighting Ceremony with Santa, carriage rides is 5:30 p.m. Dec.

2 in race to be South Lyon’s mayor  The Detroit News

At first it seemed nobody wanted to be mayor of South Lyon, but two interested parties have stepped forward to lead the Oakland County community of 11,713 ...

Madonna pitcher Ethan Whitcomb, inspired by Jim Abbott, receives recognition  The Oakland Press

Ethan Whitcomb's life so far is a tribute to the values of hard work, accepting challenges and excelling at baseball.

Oakland, Macomb students win scholarships from Community Choice Credit Union  The Oakland Press

Twelve high school students from Oakland and Macomb counties are among 20 winners of $5000 scholarships from Community Choice Credit Union.

South Lyon area community briefs

Check out what's happening in the South Lyon and Lyon Township areas.

Woman stabbed in Independence Township, suspect arrested | Cops and Courts  The Oakland Press

A 26-year-old Commerce Township woman was jailed Thursday night for allegedly stabbing another woman at an Independence Township mobile home park.

Oakland County students qualify for FIRST Robotics World Championship in Detroit  The Oakland Press

FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) teaches students to address a problem or issue using science and technology.

Former councilman sentenced to prison for fatal crash  The Oakland Press

A former Wolverine Lake Village councilman has been sentenced to 5-15 years in prison for causing the fatal car crash that took the lives of a Wayne couple.

Police continue investigation into threat levied last month against Wayne-Westland schools

While the threat that canceled school for a day last month is still being reviewed by police, district officials held a series of meetings on safety.

Fundraiser featuring AR-15 raffle cancelled after Parkland shooting  WILX-TV

A South Lyon boosters fundraiser featuring an AR-15 raffle has been cancelled due to the deadly school shooting in Parkland.

Samurai Sushi owners sentenced for tax crimes | Cops and Courts  The Oakland Press

Two Oakland County restaurateurs have been sentenced to probation and ordered to pay nearly $600000 in additional restitution for tax crimes.

Mental competency evaluation ordered for Novi man charged in stabbing death of girlfriend

A mental competency evaluation has been ordered for a Novi man charged with killing his girlfriend at the mobile home they shared. Jay Allen Burnett, 34, ...

Judge to allow limited computer use for Ryan DeBruyne, charged with false terror threat  The Oakland Press

A judge has changed bond conditions for Ryan DeBruyne – the South Lyon High School student charged with making a false threat of terrorism – to allow him to ...

Novi cross country coach passes torch after 36 years

Novi boys cross country coach Robert Smith is retiring after 36 years.

Security boosted after threats against Michigan schools  The Detroit News

There have been a number of threats in Michigan since a massacre that killed 17 high school students and faculty in Fla.

Judge orders Michigan family to remove 3 potbellied pigs  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

A judge has ordered a southeastern Michigan family to remove three of their four potbellied pigs from their rental home.

Metro Detroit teen given $100,000 bond for threats to Eisenhower High School  WXYZ Detroit

A metro Detroit teen was given a $100000 bond and charged with making a terrorist threat or false report of terrorism for a threat to Eisenhower High School on ...

McKendree Sweeps Division I Opponents Southern Illinois and Saint Louis  Swimming World Magazine

(O'FALLON, Ill., Oct. 20) – The McKendree University swimming and diving program hosted four teams in a meet on Saturday afternoon. The men's team swam ...

Man shot to death in Waterford; one in custody  The Oakland Press

One person is jailed as an investigation into a Friday night fatal shooting is underway in Waterford Township.

Michael Edward Rochowiak (July 18, 1986 – September 20, 2016)  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Mikie lived a short, but active life filled with all the adventures life has to offer. He was born in Detroit, grew up in South Lyon, Michigan and graduated.

Metro Detroit teen gets $250,000 bond after threat found in school bathroom  WXYZ Detroit

A Canton teen is facing two charges and received a $250000, no 10 percent bond for making school threats this week.

Over 100 Oakland County students chosen as 2018 National Merit Scholarship semi-finalists  The Oakland Press

Over 100 Oakland County high school students from 21 communities have been selected as 2018 National Merit Scholarship semi-finalists. The National Merit ...

Where Did Your School Rank in Michigans 100 Best High Schools?

Farmington-Farmington Hills, MI - To score well on U.S. News & World Report's annual ranking, a school must serve all students well, not just those who are ...

Brightest and Best |  WXYZ

Meet metro Detroit's Brightest and Best high school grads. Each year, WXYZ Channel 7 invites these students to Broadcast House to celebrate their ...

Gun raffles spark debate in Michigan in light of mass shootings  Detroit Free Press

Gun raffles have been held in Michigan — a state with a robust hunting population — for decades.

Bands bring music, drama to Ford Field competition  Detroit Free Press

Nearly 50 Michigan high school marching bands will be in Detroit for Saturday's competition.

'I've always been in love with this area,' Motor Carrier Officer of the Year says

Don't be surprised if Christopher Russo crawls under your vehicle and tells you your brakes are bad. He knows what he's doing.

Bloomfield Township police: Cashier used debit card fraudulently  The Oakland Press

Bloomfield Township police say a cashier at a local grocery story took a wallet that a customer turned in after finding it and used a debit card in the wallet.

Area high schools present spring plays | Nation and World News  The Oakland Press

Spring is school play season. A number of area high schools are putting on musicals and other shows in the coming weeks.

Police chief: Holly teen is 'fortunate' students turned him in right away for alleged Snapchat threat  The Oakland Press

The Holly teen arrested for allegedly stating on Snapchat “I feel like shooting up a school today” is fortunate that fellow students turned him when they did, Holly ...

International Academy in Bloomfield Hills tops list of best high schools in Oakland County for home values  The Oakland Press

A national data organization has issued a list of the best public high schools in Oakland County in terms of value for a home buyer, based on economic ...

20 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 ...

Michigan Tech adds 23 recruits to football program | News, Sports, Jobs  Daily Mining Gazette

HOUGHTON, Mich. – Michigan Tech Head football coach Steve Olson is pleased to announce that 23 student-athletes have signed National Letters of.

Metro Detroit Students Set For Service Academies

Metro Detroit Students Set For *Service* Academies - Novi, MI - Students from Novi, Plymouth, Northville, Troy and Milford are among those heading to serve their ...

Q&A with Kurt Herbstreit, Fenton Varsity Girls Golf Coach  Fenton Tri County Times

Kurt Herbstreit has been the Fenton varsity girls golf coach for 12 seasons, leading the squad to four Metro League titles. Herbstreit is entering his third season ...

3 new officers welcomed to Dearborn's force | News  Dearborn Press and Guide

DEARBORN — The Dearborn Police Department recently added three officers to its ranks with a swearing-in ceremony at City Hall.

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