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Milan Middle School students compete at regional spelling bee

Milan Middle School students compete at regional spelling bee

“Gorilla” was the opening word given to one middle school student that participated in the Southeastern Michigan Middle Level Administrators’ Association Regional Spelling Bee. Seventeen finalists from Milan, including students from Chelsea, Pinckney, Dexter, Lincoln, Saline and first time competitors from Manchester schools squared off to produce fifth through eighth-grade winners. The regional competition was […]

Girls Swimming Team Wins 2012 SMISL Championship

Milan won the 2012 SMISL Championships to claim the title for the 2nd straight year. Tecumseh’s Rachel Waite won swimmer of the meet and Milan coach Dan Heikka was 2012 Coach of the year. Milan was lead by their seniors. Lauren Cook claimed the 200 free, was runner up in the 100 free and was […]

Milan Middle School honor local veterans with special program

Milan Middle School honor local veterans with special program

Patriotic music, applause, standing ovations and song were the order of day, when Milan area veterans gathered at the Milan Middle School on Nov. 12 to be honored with a reception and program. The veterans were served coffee and donuts in the school cafeteria and given token gifts. Veterans took home flag-bearing coffee mugs the […]

Milan High School Quiz Bowl Team off to a good start

Milan High School Quiz Bowl Team off to a good start

The Milan High School varsity quiz bowl team won their season opener with a 200 vs 170 score against competitor Saline High School.  Coach Jim Brousseau said he was very excited and proud of how well the varsity team started the season. “We have some incredible players returning to the team that have the confidence, […]

Paddock Elementary School students hold special election

Paddock Elementary School students hold special election

Should I vote for Duck or Cow was the question Paddock Elementary School students pondered before voting on Nov. 6 in the school library at a special voting station created by library teacher Lori Knight. The exercise was educational, fun and taught students the fundamentals of voting.  The candidates were farm animal characters featured in […]