Read Tecumseh Public Schools’ Investigation Into Former THS Principal Dennis Niles

I filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request on September 22 for former Tecumseh High School principal Dennis Nile’s personnel file referenced in the Daily Telegram’s story “Former Tecumseh principal Niles’ personnel file includes alleged inappropriate behavior.” The FOIA request resulted in Tecumseh Publish Schools releasing 45 pages. They contained: Below are PDFs of […]

My Insouciant* Town

Photo by Anthony J. Alaniz Saturday, December 23, 2017 Behind the white picket fences Of 1950 idealization Lies a hatred for the powerless It’s a not-my-problem attitude Of unsavory boles of bigotry Disguised as concerns about property value The homeless are helpless Freezing through a winter As the powerful ponder if their town values people […]

Anyway County is at it again

Saturday, July 30, 2016 (Editor’s note: I wrote this several months ago when news broke when Lenawee County law enforcement officials decided it was best to begin prosecuting individuals for overdue library books.) Back in June 2014, five 16-year-old boys inadvertently closed down Tecumseh Park’s (The Pit) beach for several days after discharging blowgun darts […]