“To end with a loss, it’s never easy, but the body of work speaks for itself that is what they need to remember,” East Lansing coach Bill Feraco said, after addressing his team in the end zone. ELi's Mark Meyer reports on a close game, and a hard loss.
What if, in this year's School Board race, you love two candidates and feel only so-so about the rest? Should you cast all four of your votes anyway? Here's some analysis from MSU Professor of Economics and Glencairn resident Mike Conlin.
This year's East Lansing Public Schools schedule includes four "late start days." So far, there has been no before-school care or breakfast for students on those days. Karessa Wheeler reports on the concerns, and the efforts to resolve them.
“We are still a work in progress, no question about that,” said East Lansing head coach Bill Feraco. “But for the kids, a playoff victory is important, no matter how it happens.” ELi's Mark Meyer has the good news and the bad news for the Trojans as they move on to the next round of playoff games.
Donley Elementary's principal, staff and PTA are working hard to make sure their students have what they need to thrive, including warm clothes for winter. This year, they're asking the community to help. ELi's Somer Sodeman reports.
“Our goal is to out-hit, out-tackle and when the ball is in the air, get after it.” ELi's Mark Meyer has the story of how Kaleb Elam and his Trojan teammates plan to face the Haslett Vikings in tonight's game.
“They say it’s not what happens but what you do with what happens," says Diana Tarpoff. Ann Kammerer has the story of how Tarpoff turned grief over the death of her daughter into a creative writing competition that's going strong decades later.
At last night's Board of Education meeting, Superintendant Dori Leyko outlined the first steps in the district's plan to "right-size" elementary schools. ELi's Karessa Wheeler explains how those first steps may change the populations at Glencairn and Pinecrest.
“When you take a look back and think of all the work that has been done since last December … we kind of knew we had a chance to be a fairly good football team,” said Trojans head coach Bill Feraco. “But how good? A lot of things had to happen for it to turn out this way.