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Thursday, 2012 Sep 13th

Students will recite the Pledge of Allegiance in Saline Area Schools classrooms each day if a new policy is adopted by the district’s Board of Education in October.


Wednesday, 2012 Sep 12th

The Saline Area Schools policy committee meets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday to take up language to that could require students to recite the Pledge of Allegiance or perform other patriotic exercises each day. (Vote in Our Poll.)


Saline City Council must now decide whether it will join new county-wide transportation authority and back a millage to fund the plan.


The Lady Hornets volleyball team improved to 5-1 in the SEC.


Saline Fire Chief Craig Hoeft visited Lansing Tuesday to mark the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

State Rep. Mark Ouimet invited Hoeft to a special House session honoring first responders.

The ceremony also honored first responders and members of the military who gave their lives in the line of duty during 2011 and 2012.

"It was an nice ceremony. Sadly, the list of people who died in these last two years was surprisingly long," Hoeft said.

Police & Fire

Saline scored eight. Now the varsity soccer team is unbeaten in eight.

Saline's senior Captain Sean Corcoran, Senior Zack LeRolland-Wagner and Junior Jake Cohen each scored two goals in an 8-0 win Tuesday night over Ypsilanti

It was the third straight shut-out for the Hornets. Goalies Liam Foster and Chris Graber split the shutout.

Junior Ryan Lagerquist opened the scoring with a goal on an assist by Senior Captain Andrew Prince. The game ended with 26:35 minutes left in the second half on a penalty kick by Junior Casey Roell.


Tuesday, 2012 Sep 11th

The Saline Community Fair has wrapped up. This gallery includes pictures of the livestick winners Click any picture to start the gallery. 

Emily White was match medalist with a 36.


Mayor Driskell said the ruling provides no impetus to clean up contaminants on the property and leaves the property owner with no way to move forward on a condo project.


Monday, 2012 Sep 10th

The Saline Fiddlers played in front of nearly 10,000 people at the Mitt Romney/Paul Ryan Rally in Commerce Township Aug. 24.

Arts & Entertainment

A strong finish helped the Hornets win one of the biggest meets of the season.


Senior Zach LeRolland-Wagner scored two goals and Chris Graber earned the shut-out.


The Business Enterprise Award is considered the "Academy Award" in the Saline business community.


Sunday, 2012 Sep 09th

The Saline Youth Council sponsors "Dress for Less" Sept. 15 at the Saline Rec Center.

Community News

The move would produce an extra $60,000 annually for Saline's food services fund.

Saturday, 2012 Sep 08th

After splitting its first set, the Lady Hornets were undefeated the rest of the way.



In their first chance to make a statement since taking second at last year’s state championship meet, the Lady Hornets were loud and clear at the Brett Clement Bath Invitational Saturday.

The Hornets easily won the event, setting a team record with 28 points, as all seven girls brought home medals.


Andrew Kitto, Grant Praschan and Dylan Jennings finished in the top 10 for Saline.


Kevin Gross rushed for four touchdowns in Saline's big victory.