Northville School Board President makes controversial comments on COVID-19
NORTHVILLE, Mich. A local school board president is in trouble for what he posted on Facebook, about the Coronavirus. Northville Public School Board President Matthew Wilks Facebook page is getting a lot of attention after he suggested the coronavirus is a hoax. Part of that post states, This pandemic exists only in falsified statistics, shouted on the news without context.As a parent, and as a PTA President, Im very disappointed, said Ridge Wood Elementary PTA President Lisa McIntyre. RELATED: School confessional: School is not ready for students to returnI wish that this wasnt real, said Dr. Rana Awdish with Henry Ford Hospital. COVID has been catastrophic and we have to make sure that we address it in the best way possible.
Woman rushes to help when Northville condos struck by lightning, catch fire
NORTHVILLE, Mich. I can tell you, I heard a big bang around 12 something, like lightning or something that hit someplace, said Katherine Lawrence. Thats when she went to her window, I can see my neighbor next door, flames coming from the back of the house, said Lawrence. She knocked on her neighbors door to try and wake them up, Pound, pound and you could just see the flames coming in there, theyre an older couple. They finally came out, and I just went from house to house, and bang on their doors, to wake them up. From the flames, you could see sparks going up and I heard a boom, like something inside the house might have exploded, said Foley.