Pershing High School

Comerica Bank and the Detroit Tigers surprised unsuspecting students and faculty of Pershing High School in Detroit with a $5,000 Grand Slam Grant to benefit its baseball and softball programs. (Source: Comerica Bank)

Pershing High School Receives $5K Grant For Baseball, Softball Programs

Pershing High School received a $5,000 grant from Comerica Bank and the Detroit Tigers for the school’s baseball and softball programs.


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Detroit’s EAA Gets New PR Director In Wake Of ‘Broom Teacher’ Scandal

The teacher, Tiffani Eaton, has so far refused to just walk back into the classroom.

CBS Detroit–05/16/2014

Detroit Teacher Who Broke Up Fight With Broom Won’t Take Job Back, Without Assurances

A Detroit teacher who was fired after using a broom to break up a fight and then offered her job back says she’ll come back only if some changes are made.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2014

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EAA Reinstates Detroit Teacher Fired After Using Broom To Break Up Fight

A teacher fired after she used a broom to try to break up a fight between two boys is being allowed to return to the classroom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2014

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Detroit Teacher Fired After Using Broom To Break Up Fight Hires Attorney [VIDEO]

The video shows the teacher – who is smaller than both boys – hitting one across his back with a broom in an attempt to stop the violent fight.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2014

Detroit police investigate after a 17-year-old student is shot near the BP Gas Station in Detroit. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Bystander Shot, Hospitalized After Fight Breaks Out Near High School

A 17-year-old girl, a student at Pershing High School, has been hospitalized.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2013