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Old 27 Car Tour motors mightily thru Clare

Old 27 Car Tour motors mightily thru Clare

Hundreds of people from all over the area were in Clare and Harrison last week as the U.S. 27 Car Tour rolled through the area. More than 400 classic vehicles…

Disbanding varsity sends wrong message

Disbanding varsity sends wrong message

When the news hit last weekend it was like a ton of bricks falling on my bad ankle. We had just reported in our Friday edition of the Marion Press…

Laundry baskets and junk drawers

Laundry baskets and junk drawers

My sister in law Marlene always left her vacuum sitting right out in the living room. I asked her about it one time and she said, “It’s in case someone…

The Family

The Family

I like to introduce the fast food family. The head of this family is Harlan Sanders, commonly called Colonel Sanders, He recruited a flock of friends to help him get…

History, or a New Middle School? Why Not Both?!

History, or a New Middle School?  Why Not Both?!

The Clare Board of Education voted to continue the Possible Bond Proposal Conversation! The next District Staff/ Community Meeting is set for TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9TH AT 7 PM IN THE…

Financial Strategies for Women Investors

Today, women are playing an ever-increasing role in making important financial decisions – whether for themselves or for their families.  While many of the basic rules of investing hold true…

It’s a “tail lights” kinda Friday…

Dear Editor: Timmy had been battling back against his brain tumor for nearly 12 years…during that time he won many battles; he won just enough battles to give us all hope that maybe…

What Manner of Man is He?

Letter to the editor: On April 6, 2009, in Ankara, Turkey, President Obama declared: “We do not consider ourselves a Christian nation.” A week later he spoke at Georgetown University…

Dog mauled by pit bulls at Burger King

Dear Editor: My parents were traveling through Michigan yesterday with their pet dog, a 1 year old border terrier.  They stopped for lunch at the Burger King In Clare, MI.…

Augenstein comment historical fiction

Editor — Dr. Ray Augenstein complains that the “roads [in Clare County] are like they were in 1850.”  This appears to be historical fiction which predates by at least 15…