School

CTE names December students of month

The Clare-Gladwin Regional Education Service District’s Career & Technical Education program has announced its Students of the Month for December. CTE administration and staff congratulate these students,…

Volleyball teams fills backpacks

Seniors from the Volleyball team come and assist in menu planning and packing for their “be kind” theme all year. Reese Tank and Jayce Jordan came at…

Sports

Focused Clare takes control out of gate, blasts Hornets 82-44

Focused Clare takes control out of gate, blasts Hornets 82-44

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer Coaches never quite know what they’re going to get when their teams come back from a long winter break. Clare boys basketball…

Carlstrom leads 4th quarter comeback as Hornets down Lady Pioneers

Carlstrom leads 4th quarter comeback as Hornets down Lady Pioneers

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer Clare led after each of the first three quarters. Harrison led after the fourth. The Lady Hornets saved their best basketball of…

Obituaries

Larry Monroe Alexander

Larry Monroe Alexander

Larry Monroe Alexander age 77, passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2019, at McLaren Central Michigan Hospital in Mt. Pleasant. Larry was born on November 12, 1941…

Linda Lee Simpson

Linda Lee Simpson

Linda Lee Simpson age 68 passed away at her home surrounded by her family on Saturday, January 5, 2019.  Linda was born on February 6, 1950 in Flint,…

Letters to the Editor

Resolve to reduce animal consumption

Dear Editor, With the glow of Christmas barely behind us, we look forward to the new year and the customary New Year’s resolutions: reduce social media, reduce…

Midland mom calls Colonville parking a disgrace

Dear Editor I’m writing about the parking at Colonville store. My family comes from Midland, Sanford area for propane and to shop. It is a disgrace how…