Some Lansing high school marching bands will not be returning this fall


LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) — UPDATE: Both J.W. Sexton and Eastern will have the opportunity to join Everett’s marching band this fall, while still participating in their respective school’s band concerts and other events.

Eastern and J.W. Sexton high schools won’t be marching on any field this semester, due to a lack of participant sign-ups over the summer.

Both high schools will still be have band classes and host concerts.

Lansing School District officials did not explain how many students actually signed up for the marching band, or how many were needed to continue the program.

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