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    Bill Proctor retiring after thirty-three years

    After thirty-three years of being a staple in Detroit media with WXYZ-TV, award-winning reporter Bill Proctor announced his retirement, effective May 10th. Proctor joined WXYZ-TV in May of 1980 as general assignment writer. Throughout his career, Proctor has received numerous accolades, including the 1999 Best Coverage Award…

    Snoop debuts his new Reggae sound with No Guns Allowed

    No longer Snoop D-O-Double G, Snoop Lion is gearing up to release his twelfth studio album in May entitled “Reincarnated”. In case you missed it, after a “pilgrimage” to Jamaica, Snoop found spiritual enlightenment, converted to Rastafarianism and changed his name to Snoop Lion. His new, reggae sound is all about peace and love, not s…

    Kwame Kilpatrick’s request for bond release denied

    Kwame Kilpatrick is pulling out all the stops to get out of jail, at least temporarily. His latest attempt, however has failed. The ex-mayor’s request for release on bond until sentencing has been denied by a federal court judge. U.S. District Judge Nancy Edmunds made the decision, citing Kilpatrick’s criminal record and a…

    Miracles singer Bobby Rogers dies at age 73

    Page 1 of 2 Motown has suffered another loss this weekend. Bobby Rogers, founding member of the famed Motown group the Miracles passed away Sunday morning in his home in Southfield. Sources close to the singer say he had been sick for several years and in December of last year, his health began its final decline. His cousin and…

    Michael Winans Jr. sentenced to 13 years in prison for ponzi scheme

    A member of gospel music’s most recognized families is headed to jail. On Wednesday, Feb. 28 Michael Winans’ Jr. was sentenced to nearly 14 years in prison for an $8 million financial scam that left his victims penniless and in despair. U.S. District Judge Sean Cox showed no mercy, asserting that as an long-time member of…

    Farmington’s First Murder Since 2005

    According to authorities, a 28-year-old man is being held in connection with the death of his girlfriend. Police grew suspicious and searched the home after the boyfriend called on Saturday to report his 29-year-old girlfriend missing. During the search police found, what seemed to be bloody plastic.The woman’s body was found inside the couple’s Fa…

    Prince Jackson Joins ET

    Prince Jackson, the sixteen year old son of the late Michael Jackson, has a penchant for show biz. While not following exactly in his famous father’s footsteps, young Prince has just scored his first major gig as a correspondent on “ET”. His first interviews were with the stars of the new movie, “Oz, The Great and Powerful”, James…