School

County students go back to school Aug. 26

By Pat Maurer Correspondent It’s back to school time! The beginning of the school year for Clare County students is now just ten days away. Clare, Farwell…

CMU receives Community Foundation grants

Central Michigan University is the recipient of two grants from the Clare County Community Foundation totaling $3,500 to benefit Farwell High School youth participation in the Connections…

Sports

Five TD’s in second half spurs Pioneer comeback

Five TD’s in second half spurs Pioneer comeback

Josh Gould off to the races after hauling in a pass. Photos by Shannon Zinser By Ben Murphy Sports Writer Clare may have been down at the…

Eagles can’t hold lead, bow to Meridian

Eagles can’t hold lead, bow to Meridian

Farwell’s Logan Wunderlich takes down a Meridian ball-carrier during Friday’s home loss. by Ben Murphy Sports Writer Farwell put up a good fight in its hope Jack…

Obituaries

Peter G. Brown

Peter G. Brown

Beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother Peter G. Brown, age 82 of Clare, MI, passed away September 6, 2019, after a brave battle with leukemia. He is remembered and…

Horace Landis Ruark

Horace Landis Ruark “Landis the Legend”, age 82 of Farwell, passed away at his home on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 with his loving family by his side.  He…

Letters to the Editor

Farwell grad says he is grateful for the experience, urges yes vote

Dear Editor: I am a recent graduate of Farwell High School. I have autism and I am very proud to have graduated with my diploma. I am…

New bond issue, saves money, makes needed renovations

Dear Editor: This spring Farwell Area Schools leaders heard from community members that they wanted to be more involved in the development of the district’s facility and…