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

Is playoff spot in Harrison’s future? They think so

Is playoff spot in Harrison’s future? They think so

The Hornets are working hard to get a spot in the playoffs this year. by Ben Murphy Sports Writer We are only in the second week of…

Eagles expect to improve upon last year

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer At first glance, the 2018 season may have looked like more of the same for the Farwell football team. It’s true the…

Obituaries

Edna Anderson

Edna Anderson

Edna Anderson, age 94 of Clare, passed away Saturday, August 17, 2019 at Pioneer Golden Estates in Clare.  Edna was born the daughter of the late Benjamin “Barney”…

JoAnn Ruby Armentrout Calkins Brindle

JoAnn Ruby Armentrout Calkins Brindle age 85 passed away on August 11, 2019 at St. Luke’s Hospital in Allentown PA. JoAnn was born the daughter of William…

Letters to the Editor

7.5 million dollars for what?

Dear Editor: Hate to bother you good folks again, but the issue of the Little Tobacco Drain project needs some serious looking into.  The government is planning on…

The Founding Fathers’ 2nd Amendment

Dear Editor: Is the Second Amendment really about “the right of the citizens to protect themselves from their government” as stated by Dave Isaac in his recent…