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The Bullycide Project Reaches Out to High School

The Bullycide Project Reaches Out to High School

By Mary Racette The Bullycide performance opened the eyes of Milan High School students as performers of all ages shared true stories to shine light on the effects of bullying.  At the Dennis McComb Performing Arts Center, the Trust Theater Ensemble performed two showings of the Bullycide Project.  The audience was struck with emotion after […]

Symons Elementary Students Jump with Jill

By Mary Racette The Jump with Jill Live Tour wipes away the student’s stigmas on healthy eating and regular exercise.  The program brought eating vegetables to new heights, as students were encouraged to live a healthier life, in a fun and high energy rock and roll nutrition show.  Symons Elementary School was 1 of 35 […]

School Bomb Threats

Press release Today, the Milan Police Department and the FBI, after a joint investigation, identified a 14-year old, former Milan Area Schools student, suspected in crime(s) associated with the bomb threats at Milan Area Schools, which occurred earlier this week. The investigation revealed that the threats were a hoax, and no bomb-making materials were found, […]

FUN WITH SCIENCE

By Joyce Ervin Lots of fun and educational experiments were demonstrated at the recently held Paddock Science Night event. Youngsters and their parents traveled from station to station to learn chemical reactions, physics, and many other scientific concepts demonstrated in an age-appropriate manner. Music teacher, Debra Nichols, staff advisor, helping to spearhead the Parent Teacher […]

Excellence in Education award for Kerri Moccio

Excellence in Education award for Kerri Moccio

By Joyce Ervin Milan resident and Bedford Elementary School teacher, Kerri Moccio hit the lotto for a $1,500 cash prize recently given for an Excellence in Education award along with a $500 grant for her classroom from the Michigan Lottery. Moccio is known closer to home for her book project, Book Fairy Pantry Project, through Aid in […]