7:49 am
Fri July 12, 2013

March, rallies against violence planned in Battle Creek

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Community activist Bobby Holley has organized similar events in the past
A march and two rallies against gun violence are scheduled next week in Battle Creek. Bobby Holley, a community activist, will lead the event in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Wednesday but is encouraging community participation. A rally will be held at noon Wednesday at Claude Evans Park, North Washington Avenue at Parkway Drive.
2:49 pm
Mon June 3, 2013

Dowagiac boy dies after gun incident near a school

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The Dowagiac Schools closed all of its buildings for the day Monday after the incident near the district's middle school.
DOWAGIAC, MI -- A Dowagiac teen who shot himself in a woods near Dowagiac Middle School Monday morning has died. Dowagiac Public Safety Director Tom Atkinson identified the boy as 13-year-old Darren James Price at a news conference Monday afternoon. A school custodian spotted Price with a handgun on school grounds about 6:40 a.m., Atkinson said.