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Gov. Whitmer Makes Appointments To Boards, Commissions – Detroit News Watch

LANSING, Mich. (Detroit News Watch) – Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced the following appointments to the Michigan State Board of Accountancy and the Board of Examiners in Mortuary Science Friday. Michigan Board of AccountancyDavid M. Barrons, of Rockford, is a certified public accountant and partner with Beene Garter LLP. Mr. Barrons is appointed to succeed Stephanie Bergeron, who resigned effective February ...

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Miss Michigan World America Stripped Of Title Due To ‘Insensitive’ Tweets – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch)– 20-year old Miss Michigan World America Kathy Zhu had her state title taken from her due to the beauty pageant organization disliking 2017 and 2018 tweets of hers that they deemed insensitive and racist. In her tweets, she spoke about black-on-black gun violence as well as a college event where a Muslim Student Association allegedly tried to ...

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Michigan Police Asking Public For Help In Identifying Woman Slain In 1996 Killing – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch)– The Highland Park Police and the FBI are looking to identify a slain woman found in an alleyway in 1996. They are seeking answers from the community. Authorities are stating that the unidentified woman’s remains were found on May 20, 1996. She was found near a white shirt with yellow and black smiley faces, a white skirt, ...

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning Issued In Michigan Areas – Detroit News Watch

(Detroit News Watch)– The National Weather Service of Detroit issued a severe thunderstorm warning for the evening in Wayne County. Areas such as Taylor, Southgate, and Wyandotte will be affected. High winds and hail could potentially happen. The National Weather Service Detroit announced the warning via social media. [3:30pm] Strong to severe storms over Metro Detroit with new storms developing ...

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Krispy Kreme Celebrates 82 Years, Selling $1 One Dozen Donuts – Detroit News Watch

(CNN) — Consider this your official notice: The Hot Light is ON. Friday marks Krispy Kreme’s 82nd birthday, but the octogenarian doughnut chain has no plans to retire. To celebrate, it’s inviting everyone to stop in and pick up one dozen original glazed doughnuts for $1—with the purchase of any dozen doughnuts. Basically, you get 24 for the price of 12, plus ...

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President Trump Says He Wanted To But Won’t Address NAACP Convention Happening In Detroit – Detroit News Watch

WASHINGTON (Detroit News Watch/AP) — President Donald Trump says he won’t address the NAACP convention because of changes in the date and format of an appearance. Trump says Thursday that “I very much wanted to go” speak to the nation’s oldest and largest civil rights organization as members gather next week in Detroit. He says an agreed-upon date for his ...

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