School

CTE Students of the Month

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

450 attend MMCC student showcase

450 attend MMCC student showcase

In order to highlight student work, Mid Michigan Community College (MMCC) recently hosted a second annual Student Showcase on each campus. The events welcomed over 450 visitors…

Sports

13U Stags compete in World Series

13U Stags compete in World Series

The 13u Oil City Stags travel team recently competed in the 14u National Amateur Baseball Federation World Series in Struthers, Ohio.  The team won a game against…

Heat 12U win Grand Slam tourney

Heat 12U win Grand Slam tourney

The Mid Michigan Heat 12U team competed in the Line Drive Grand Slam tournament last weekend and was awarded the Championship after much hard work and determination.…

Obituaries

Robert W. “Bob” Hecker

Robert W. “Bob” Hecker

Robert W. “Bob” Hecker, age 87 of Clare, passed away on Tuesday, July18, 2017, at the Isabella Medical Care Facility.  Bob was born in Harrison, Michigan on…

Michael J. Andreas

Michael J. Andreas, age 63 passed away in Houston, Tx. on June 27, 2017 of heart failure. Mike was born in Albion, Mi to Roland and Ann…

Letters to the Editor

Activated charcoal, a cure for the itch

Dear Mike, What in the world has befallen upon you now, my friend? Poison ivy is it? Calamine lotion. Better yet, activated charcoal. Think like a doctor…

Vegetarian diets and poisonous snakes

Mike, This is in response to two letters in the 6-30-17 edition. To Payton Nicholson’s letter: Payton, you’ll never convince me and most other thinking persons that…

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