School

Farwell Students of Character for March 2017

Farwell Students of Character  for March 2017

Back row left to right: Emliy Coppens, Briar Foster, Alexis Statezni, Allena Wunderlich, Lexi Hamilton, and Presdyn Shannon Middle row left to right: Eli Sherman, Lucas Dickinson,…

60 compete in LEGO contest

60 compete in LEGO contest

Three Farwell Elementary teams competed in the ninth annual Chippewa River District Library LEGO Contest. The competition included preschoolers to adult levels, and even a team category.…

Sports

Clare golfers expect to improve in MGC

By Ben Murphy Sports Writer Longtime Clare varsity golf head coach Chris Fedewa has a team full of familiar faces hitting the links this spring. The Pioneers…

Skys the limit for Clare track

By Ben Murphy Sports Correspondent The Clare track teams have never been strangers to success. Last spring was no different as the Lady Pioneers won the Division…

Obituaries

Carol J. Irwin

Carol J. Irwin

Reunited at last! Our beloved Mother, Carol Jeanne Hachmuth Irwin, passed away to be with her Lord and Savior Lord Jesus Christ on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.…

Jean Iris Claeys (Jones)

Jean Iris Claeys (Jones)

Jean Iris Claeys (Jones), age 87 of Mt. Pleasant, MI., passed away Friday, March 24, 2017 after a short illness.  Jean was born the daughter of Erving and…

Letters to the Editor

Year-Round April Fools’ Day

Year-Round April Fools’ Day

  Dear Editor, This coming April Fools’ Day can remind us that the meat, egg, and dairy industries have been playing us for fools year-round. Their more…

Substitute teacher has gained a new respect for teachers

Dear Editor: I am a substitute teacher in Clare County and since I’ve started, I’ve gained a new respect for teachers.  If you think taking care of one…

'