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Monday, 2019 Oct 28th
Loren Allen Shook, age 80, passed away on Friday, October 25, 2019 in Saline, MI. He was born on June 29, 1939 in Almont, the son of Donald and Josephine (Behnke) Shook.
Saline's eight-game winning streak to end the season didn't count for much when the MHSAA determined its football playoff bracket.
The Hornets, 8-1, didn't even get a home game out of it. In fact, they're the only 8-1 in Division 1 to start the playoffs on the road. They'll visit Belleville, 9-0, on Saturday. Kickoff is at noon.
It's an admitted tough draw. But coach Joe Palka and the Hornets aren't complaining.
Steven Scott Russell, age 70, passed away on Thursday, October 24, 2019 after a short illness.
Mary Ann Kotus, 83, of Milan, Michigan passed away on October 14, 2019. Mary Ann was born on June 26, 1936 in Detroit, Michigan, the oldest of five children to Michael and Anna (Molnar) Bereczky. After Mary Ann graduated from Trenton High School, she worked as a secretary for three years before marrying Edward Kotus on October 26, 1957 in Wyandotte, Michigan. She was a devoted wife of 54 years before he preceded her in death in 2012.
Saturday, 2019 Oct 26th
Mary (Hewitt) Campbell, of Saline, formerly of Drexel Hill, PA, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 9
The SEC Red champion Saline Hornets capped another successful regular season by defeating Grand Blanc, 45-27. Saline finished the season with an 8-1 record for the second straight year.
Coach Joe Palka said he was proud of his team’s season.
On a night when the team honored the class of 2020, the Saline girls swim and dive squad bested Bedford, 140-43.
After the diving portion of the meet, Saline’s seniors walked through the natatorium with their families. The class of 2020 is composed of Jane Altevogt, Morgan Comfort, Grace Edwards, Paige Gidley, Emma Loveland, Madison Miller and Megan Mulligan.
Friday, 2019 Oct 25th
Saline FC offers recreational soccer for children aged 3 to 17. Mini Kickers, which is for three and four year olds, meet on Saturday morning. For players age five to seventeen, the season includes one practice each week and a game on Saturday mornings. For more information on the programs we offer and to register, please visit www.salinesoccer.org.
The loss stung.
Saline dominated play for 60 minutes of regulation but couldn't score against Pioneer in the Michigan High School Field Hockey Association semifinal contest with Pioneer. The game advanced to seven-on-seven, sudden-death overtime. Pioneer gained possession early in the first half, ran down the field and scored the game's only goal to advance to the state championship game.
The Hornets were stunned.
Thursday, 2019 Oct 24th
Winners for the 8th Annual Saline Scarecrow Contest have been selected both by "People's Choice" popular voting as well as by a select panel of "Juried Artists". Voting could be done by anyone up to once per day for the past 10 days by going to an online voting page and came to a close this past Tuesday. Winners were chosen by the votes cast in four different categories; Individual, Group, Small Bu
Trunk or Treat is a small-town event with a big city crowd.
Saline Main Street organizers counted 1,772 visitors to the Halloween event in downtown Saline Wednesday.
Saline High School Principal David Raft presented 10 Saline Area Schools students recognized by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation as semifinalists in the yearly National Merit Scholarship Competition.
The students' names are Maxwell Bauer, Holden Collins, Nicole Dillmann, Aeolian Lao, Albert Liu, William Minnette, Grace Prisby, Ian Spitael, Christopher Van Dyke, and Eileen Zong.
The Saline Field Hockey team has advanced to the final four.
Sophomore Emelia Little scored three goals as Saline deleted Grand Rapids Forest Hills in the Michigan High School Field Hockey Association quarterfinal at Saline High School Tuesday night. The Hornets will face Pioneer in the semifinal at 4:30 p.m., Thursday at Huron High School. The winner advances to the championship game Saturday afternoon.
Amanda Coy, Saline High School graduate and sophomore at Purdue University Honors College was crowned Miss Purdue University on Sunday.
She earned the title competing against 20 other Purdue University contestants. She also earned the top Academic and Sheila Klinker Overall Talent Awards and $4,400 in scholarships.
Larry Eugene Miller 78, of Saline, Michigan passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 19, 2019, at home with his family by his side. Larry was born on February 6, 1941, to the late Walter and Norma (Campbell) Miller. On July 4, 1964, he married Janet (Papp) Miller.
Rotary members in Saline are taking action on World Polio Day, Oct. 24, to raise awareness, funds, and support to end polio, a vaccine-preventable disease that still threatens children in parts of the world today.
Wednesday, 2019 Oct 23rd
Does anybody get the daily email? I've signed up 4 different times and so far have yet to receive it. Is there such a thing or have they stopped it and not taken the ad off the homepage.