Waterford Pastor Dies After Shoveling Snow

One of the casualties from this recent bout of snow and cold is a local pastor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2014


Mich. Pastor Cleared In Dispute Over Child Abuse

A pastor who was told about suspected child abuse can’t be prosecuted for failing to report it, the state appeals court said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/23/2013

Charlie Golden (Booking Photo)

Detroit Pastor Sentenced In Corruption Case

A Detroit pastor who doubled as a city building official has been sentenced to two years of probation in a scheme to have taxpayers pay for kitchen equipment at his church.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2013


Lawsuit: Church’s ‘Blind Eye’ Led To Boy’s Assault

A lawsuit claims officials at a suburban Detroit church should have stopped a former pastor from influencing a 15-year-old boy he later sexually assaulted.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/23/2012


Pastor Hit, Killed While Riding Bike

Authorities in southwestern Michigan say a pastor has died after being hit by a car while riding a bike.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2012

Marvin Winans (Getty Images, File)

Records: Winans’ License Suspended When Carjacked

Records show popular Detroit pastor and gospel singing icon Marvin Winans had a suspended driver’s license and warrant out for his arrest when he was carjacked.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2012

Marvin Winans (Handout photo)

Suspects In Custody In Marvin Winans Carjacking

Detroit’s Police Chief says the two men he believes carjacked a prominent pastor will soon be behind bars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/17/2012

(WWJ Photo/Stephanie Davis)

Detroit Pastor Marvin Winans Assaulted, Carjacked

Popular pastor and gospel singer Marvin Winans has been assaulted and carjacked at a Detroit gas station.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2012

Timothy Jackson (Booking Photo)

Ex-Detroit Church Pastor Sentenced In Girl’s Rape

A former Detroit church pastor has been sentenced to at least 40 years in prison for raping a young girl who had been a member of his congregation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2012


Judge: Minister OK To Not Report Suspected Abuse

A judge says a western Michigan minister was not obligated to report to authorities when a woman told him she suspected her husband of sexually abusing her children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2012