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Friday, 2018 Apr 20th

Firefighters from Saline and several neighboring communities knocked down a spectacular barn fire early Friday evening in Saline Township, but not before the blaze reduced three barns to ashes. No people or animals were injured in the fire, but 10s of thousands of dollars in property was lost.

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In my last post, I shared some techniques for introducing mindfulness into the classroom setting in order to give the students a “brain reset” in the middle of the day. This week, I’d like to share a few more techniques that can help students get in touch with their bodies and the present moment, and help ease the restlessness the second half of the school day tends to bring.


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A crowd at Saline High School was treated to music from from many eras, played by musicians born in many eras.

The Saline High School Wind Ensemble and the Saline New Horizons Band performed at the Combined Spring Concert in the Ellen A. Ewing Performing Arts Center Thursday night. They were joined by accomplished musician Ryan King, who performed a mesmerizing solo on clarinet.


Arts & Entertainment

Saline took two from Bedford and improved to 3-0 in the SEC Red varsity baseball standings.

Saline won 8-0 and 5-3 at Saline High School Thursday to sweep the season series with their conference rivals.


Thursday, 2018 Apr 19th

Saline’s split its doubleheader with rival Bedford, 2-5 and 11-1, in SEC Red varsity softball action Thursday.

Saline outhit Bedford 10-9 but lost the opener, 5-2.


For Saline varsity lacrosse seniors like Jack Loveland, Wednesday’s 16-8 victory over Pioneer was a long time coming.

Loveland has been on varsity since his freshman year, and in that time, the Hornets had never defeated Pioneer.

The Saline varsity girls tennis team is still undefeated. Saline won at Chelsea, 6-2, Wednesday.

Saline swept the singles matches and took two of four matches in doubles.

Saline’s varsity softball team defeated Adrian, 9-4, to win its home opener at Saline High School Wednesday.

After Saline built at early 4-0 lead, Adrian rallied back to get within one, at 5-4, before Saline pulled away with four runs in the bottom of the sixth.


Whether you are  looking for family activities, enrichment, wellness or just a reason to unwind, this week is loaded with things to do keep you entertained.  


Cole Daniels pitched seven strong innings for the win and went 3-for-3 at the plate as Saline defeated Bedford, 8-2, to open the SEC Red season at Bedford High School Wednesday.

Saline scored three runs in the second inning and never looked back.

Ethan Collick went 3-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored. Jack O'Keefe went 2-for-4 with an RBI and run scored. Noah Nelson, Reagan Miller, Alex Morrison, Logan Evans and Vinnie Patteri also had hits. Morrison drove in three runs.


Wednesday, 2018 Apr 18th

Grace Livsey scored five goals as Saline defeated Huron, 15-12, at Huron High School Wednesday evening.

Emily Hill scored four goals and Anna LeChard scored twice.

Also scoring for Saline were Hanah Allen, Lily Duce, Elaina Height and Alaina Dorset.

Caroline Krause picked up seven ground balls to lead the team. Caroline Leyden played strong defense.


Celebrate your seniors graduation this year by purchasing a 2018 SHS Graduate yard sign! All signs are personalized with the graduate's name. Orders can be placed at the link below until May 5th and will be available for pick-up on May 15th. Proceeds will benefit the SHS Rowing Team.


The Saline varsity girls soccer team is hitting its stride in time for the SEC Red Season.

Nora Udrys, Bella Petrock and Genesis Pena scored as Saline defeated Pioneer 3-0 Tuesday on a chilly, windy night Saline High School. Annika Udrys recorded the shutout in goal.


Tuesday, 2018 Apr 17th

Swisher Commercial Realty, the company that helped the City of Saline sell land for three major developments in the last year, will continue to market the city’s available commercial and industrial properties.


Saline Main Street prepares for its second Annual Clean Saline Day Saturday, April 21 on Earth Day weekend. Join us as we roll up our sleeves on this special day of service! After a long winter, our downtown and neighboring areas have spring cleaning and maintenance needs.  Saline DPW and Saline Main Street will provide brooms, rakes and supplies to help us get the job done. The more, the merrier!

Downtown Saline

Saline City Council reached a consensus on a new food truck ordinance.

Firefighters from Pittsfield and Saline responded to a fire on the 7600 block of Fosdick Road Tuesday. A neighbor in the Pittsfield Township neighborhood reported smoke coming from the garage. Pittsfield firefighters arrived to find a fire in a three-car attached garage. The fire was quickly extinguished before it spread to the newly constructed home, according to a news release issued by the Pittsfield Department of Public Safety.

Police & Fire

A 52-year-old Jackson man was expected to arraigned Tuesday on two charges after he was arrested by Saline police following a domestic incident Sunday evening.

Police & Fire

Department heads from the City of Saline met with Saline City Council to propose their budgets for the upcoming year.