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Jayru Campbell is seen in court on April 11. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Jayru Campbell, Prep Football Star Who Body Slammed Security Guard, Begins Jail Time

A 17-year-old prep football star has started his jail sentence in the body-slamming of a security officer at his Detroit high school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2014

Jayru Campbell is seen in court on May 2, 2014. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Prep Football Star Pleads Guilty To Simple Assault In Deal With Prosecutors

Admitting he body slammed a Cass Tech security guard, high school football star Jayru Campbell pleaded guilty to a charge of simple assault.


Jewelry designed by Cass Tech High School student Joseph Powell. (Photo courtesy: Simmons & Clark Jewelers)

Detroit Students’ Creativity On Full Display In Jewelry Scholarship Competition

Some Detroit Public School students are getting the chance to show off their creativity in the form of wearable works of art.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2014

Jayru Campbell (Facebook Photo)

VIDEO: MSU Football Recruit Arrested After Body Slamming Security Guard At Cass Tech

A star quarterback who has committed to play at Michigan State University was caught on camera body slamming a security guard at Cass Tech High School in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2014

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Parade Honors Cass Tech State Champion Football Team

Nearly half of the student body took part in the parade Monday down Woodward Ave. in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2011

Catholic Central: We Did Not Call Cass Tech Footballers “Ghetto Warriors”

Detroit Catholic Central High School says it has no connection to an insult-filled letter aimed at Cass Tech High School’s football team.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2011

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Cass Tech High School Hosting “United We Ball” Exhibition Basketball Game

Professional basketball players Jordan Crawford — from Detroit’s Renaissance and CMA high schools — and Manny Harris — from Redford High School and the University of Michigan — will host the “United We Ball” pro basketball exhibition game.

97.1 The Ticket–11/20/2011

Tyron Winfrey in front of the old Cass Tech H.S. (Credit: Winfrey Family)

Cass Tech Demolition Slated For Monday

About one thousand former students gathered in front of the ruins of Cass Tech High School for a final good-bye.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/30/2011

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Buy A Cass Tech Brick, Own A Piece Of Detroit History

With demolition of the old Cass Tech High School underway, the Detroit Public Schools Foundation is looking to raise money by selling bricks from the building.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2011