Daily Archives: July 12, 2019

Tyler Ankrum Gets First NASCAR Truck Win – Detroit News Watch

Tyler Ankrum took the lead when Brett Moffitt ran out of fuel with less than two laps to go and cruised to his first NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series victory Thursday night at Kentucky Speedway. SPARTA, KENTUCKY – JULY 11: Tyler Ankrum, driver of the #17 Acadmey Sports Outdoors/RAILBLAZA Toyota, takes the checkered flag after winning the NASCAR Gander Outdoor ...

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Tar-Like Substance Found In Michigan Lake – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch)– A tar-like substance was discovered by a family of boaters in Muskegon Lake twice over the weekend. They expressed concern regarding the substance. The family states that the substance felt like grease and stuck to their fingers easily. The West Michigan Shoreline Regional Development Convention started investigating Tuesday and are still unsure of what the substance is. ...

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Detroit’s Jerome “The Bus” Bettis & Rev. Jesse Jackson Receive XCEL Award – Detroit News Watch

NEW YORK, July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — BLACK ENTERPRISE will present its highest honor in recognition of the achievements of black men when it presents the XCEL Awards at the 2019 Black Men XCEL on Aug. 28, 2019, in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Black Men XCEL celebrates the achievements of today’s black men. The summit, which offers executive development and ...

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Counterfeit Inmate Checks Circulating In Macomb County – Detroit News Watch

MACOMB COUNTY (the Patch)— The Macomb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating numerous reports of counterfeit checks circulating around the area. The checks are typically issued by the sheriff’s office to inmates upon their release for funds taken from when entering the jail. Authorities say local party stores are now the victims in these incidents. Within the past 7 days, 11 ...

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Detroit’s Jerome “The Bus” Bettis & Rev. Jesse Jackson Receive XCEL Award – Detroit News Watch

NEW YORK, July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — BLACK ENTERPRISE will present its highest honor in recognition of the achievements of black men when it presents the XCEL Awards at the 2019 Black Men XCEL on Aug. 28, 2019, in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Black Men XCEL celebrates the achievements of today’s black men. The summit, which offers executive development and ...

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Mountain Dew Apologizes to Michigan For Adding UP To Wisconsin In ‘Dewnited States’ Promotion – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch) – Mountain Dew launched their “Dewnited States” promotion with a map of limited edition bottles for states, but there was a problem. Mountain Dew included the Upper Peninsula with Wisconsin. A UP Twitter account called out Mountain Dew and insisted on a correction or the company send a free case of the limited edition bottles to UP ...

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AG Nessel Charges 8th Defendant With Elder Abuse Since Launch Of Elder Abuse Task Force – Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – Attorney General Dana Nessel announced Thursday her Health Care Fraud Division has charged Elizabeth Haines, 62, of Saginaw, with one misdemeanor count of Assault and Battery. Haines was arraigned Wednesday by 70th District Court Judge A.T. Frank. The defendant’s bond was set at $7,500 and she was released on her own recognizance. Haines is ...

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The Undertaker Returns With No Holds Barred – Detroit News Watch

(CBS Philadelphia/CBS Local) — It’s fitting that WWE Extreme Rules is taking place in Philadelphia. The City of Brotherly Love is thought of as the home of extreme wrestling, after all. And while WWE in 2019 is a far cry from the original Extreme Championship Wrestling, Sunday’s pay-per-view will still have a few of its hardcore calling cards. There are ...

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