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Dave Camp decides not to run for US Senate

United States Congressman Dave Camp (R-MI), Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, released the following statement on the U.S. Michigan Senate race. “Over the past few months, I…

Farwell boys look to repeat

By Ben Murphy Farwell’s boys and girls varsity cross country teams are in different boats heading into the 2013 season. The boys’ squad made it to state finals while the…

Correction—-Record Setting Grand Champion Pig

Correction—-Record Setting Grand Champion Pig

  Evan Judge captured the award for Grand Champion Pig. Robin Harsh Excavating purchased the hog at a new sale record of $18.00 per pound.…

200 campers attend basketball sessions

The lazy days of summer are winding down and the school year quickly approaching. Summertime for kids means no school, lazy days, getting up late, hanging out with friends, swimming…

Farwell hopes to make noise in JPC

Farwell hopes to  make noise in JPC

By Ben Murphy                               The Farwell football team started the 2012 campaign 2-0 with wins over…

Harrison cross country teams see new faces

Harrison cross country teams see new faces

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer They’ve only been running for a little over a week but so far Harrison cross country coach Tod Reeve likes what he sees in his…

Faster start could propel Hornets to playoffs

Faster start could propel Hornets  to playoffs

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer The mantra for the Harrison football team’s 2013 season is to start faster. Last year, the Hornets won three-of-their last five games, and lost narrow…

NFL great talks to Pioneers

NFL great talks to Pioneers

Clare poised to win seventh straight JPC title

Clare poised to win seventh straight JPC title

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer Six straight Jack Pine Conference Titles, seven straight trips to the post-season and a district championship in 2012. 26th year Clare football head coach Kelly…

Summer Reading at the library

The Summer Reading Program at the Pere Marquette District Library was a great success this year! Thanks to a grant from the Michigan Council of Arts and Cultural Affairs and…