Eastern Michigan University

Shannise Heady. (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Women’s College Basketball Player From Hazel Crest Killed In Michigan Crash

Two students at Eastern Michigan University, including a basketball player from south suburban Hazel Crest, were killed in an automobile accident early Sunday morning in Ypsilanti, Michigan.


Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Trial Set To Begin In Murder Of Former Simeon Football Star

The family of a Chicago man murdered last fall in Michigan will be in court this week in Ann Arbor, as one of the accused killers goes on trial.


Demarius Reed played from Simeon Academy. (Credit: John Rowland)

One Month Later, Family Encouraged By Efforts To Find Killer Of EMU Football Player

It has been a month since a 20-year-old college student from Chicago was killed in Ypsilanti, Michigan – and the family says they’re encouraged that police may have some leads, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.


Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Funeral Held For Former Simeon Football Star Demarius Reed

Hundreds of people filled a church in Harvey for the funeral of former Simeon High School all-state receiver Demarius Reed, who was gunned down last week in a robbery at Eastern Michigan University.


Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Slain Football Star Remembered At Dual Vigils

Demarius Reed was a starter for Eastern Michigan University. His body was found in his off-campus last Friday.


Demarius Reed (Credit: Eastern Michigan University)

Eastern Michigan University Football Player Found Dead, Played For Simeon Academy

A former Chicago high school football star was fatally shot in a robbery near the campus of Eastern Michigan University.