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Performing arts

Performing arts

Photo by Milan Eagle media Milan High School students’ performance in March of I LOVE A PIANO was exceptional. The projected photographs provided by The Milan Historical Society were a great addition to the stage at Dennis McComb Performing Arts. The  play follows a journey of a piano as it moves in and out of […]

Student of the Month Caitlin Trout

Student of the Month Caitlin Trout

By Mary Racette Milan High School junior Caitlin Trout has been chosen as the April Student of the Month.  The MHS staff chose Trout based off of the criteria set by Congressman Tim Walberg, whose program recognizes students who serve their school and community through their dedication to modeling exemplary characteristics in both the classroom […]

Highlights from March City Council

By Martha Churchill Geese in Wilson Park will be rounded up sometime this summer and transported elsewhere. It was decided that destroying eggs in nests is not as good an option for controlling the population of geese. Citizens can help cut down on geese in Wilson Park by NOT feeding them. Some new businesses are […]

Commission elects new officers

Commission elects new officers

By Joyce Ervin The Milan Beautification Commission elected new officers the ensuring year of 2018.  Elected chairwoman is Shannon Dare Wayne, vice-chair is Karen Fraser and secretary is Betty Kniceley.  Retiring is past chairwoman, Barbara Gardinier and secretary, Sallie Bancroft. Gardinier and Bancroft, after serving for many years, stepped down to give newer members the […]

Cardboard Masterpieces

Cardboard Masterpieces

By Mary Racette Inspired by the short film Caine’s Arcade, Symon’s elementary brought families together to channel their creative side and take part in the Cardboard Challenge.   Symon’s students were shown the short documentary film Caine’s Arcade, the story of a nine year old boy who built a cardboard arcade out of his father’s […]