Morning 4: University of Michigan celebrates 125 years of musical traditions and more stories

Here are the top stories for the morning of Sept. 25, 2022

The Michigan Marching Band performs in Ann Arbor on Oct. 1, 2016. (Amber Ainsworth/WDIV)

Morning 4 is a quick roundup of stories we think you should know about to start your day. So, let’s get to the news.

‘Baaaaand, take the field!’: University of Michigan’s marching band celebrates 125 years of tradition

The University of Michigan Band is celebrating 125 years of musical traditions and 50 years of being co-ed.

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Detroit boxer’s brother charged with murdering him with shotgun, officials say

The brother of a Detroit boxer has officially been charged with murdering him with a shotgun, officials said.

Officers said they found Jones, a 28-year-old boxer from Detroit, lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to the right side of his face. Jones was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Florida emergency declared as Tropical Storm Ian strengthens

Gov. Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency for all of Florida on Saturday as Tropical Storm Ian gained strength over the Caribbean and was forecast to become a major hurricane soon on a track toward the state.

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Jason Carr: Have you experienced the ‘Davison Effect’ during your drive?

“I’ve spent almost my entire life as a sentient upright being on this planet without ever having referred to I-94 as “the Ford freeway.” How weird that sounds! And at the same time you’d never call the Davison anything but the Davison.”

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Rain showers continue for Metro Detroit through Tuesday -- what you need to know

The Local 4Casters track the latest weather alerts in Metro Detroit and Southeast Michigan. Get the most updated information here:

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Elizabeth Washington is a Digital News Editor and has been with Local 4 News since April 2022.