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Washtenaw education news roundup, from a middle school 'sexting' case to tours of U-M's Big House

Here are a few of the top stories about educational issues in Washtenaw County, as reported by area media:

Michigan Stadium will be open to public Wednesday

The Detroit Free Press reports that after several years and millions of dollars in renovation, the University of MIchigan's "Big House" will be open to the public from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m., with entry through the souhtern Gate 2 and free parking at Pioneer High School. Finishing touches to the stadium are expected to be wrapped up in the next few weeks.

Prosecutors decline to file charges against Saline Middle School students in 'sexting' case reports that no charges will be brought against two 13-year-olds from Saline Middle School who exchanged sexy text messages, and at least one photo.

Nominating petitions due Aug. 10 for Ann Arbor school board

The Ann Arbor Journal reports that potential candidates for the five open positions on the Ann Arbor Public Schools board of education have until 4 p.m. Aug. 10 to turn their petitions in to the Washtenaw County Clerk's Office.


  • Tina Ann Arbor Health News Examiner 4 years ago

    Oh sexting! At such a young age. Oy Vey! Thanks for the info.



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