School

Farwell Students of Character

Farwell Students of Character

Back row left to right:  Chase Mussell, Skye Abbey, Noah Wilson, Harmoni Beavers, and Aubrianna Terrian. Front row left to right:  Easton Brown, Cole Harvell, Dekklyyn Hect,…

Farwell Middle School Honor Roll

4th Grade Karleigh Ames Ahnarae Bailey Phillip Basinger Ryan Beatty Evalynne Bell Chevelle Betz Katyanna Boulton Arryana Brown Katelyn Brown Walker Brown Seth Burkhart Evan Cotton Andreanna…

Sports

Hornets pound Farwell, Marion to open season

Hornets pound Farwell, Marion to open season

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer The Harrison and Farwell boys basketball team opened up Jack Pine Conference play on the Eagles’ home court on Friday. The visiting…

Poor shooting dooms Clare

Poor shooting dooms Clare

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer The shots were there. The points weren’t. Clare couldn’t cash in on its opportunities Thursday night, resulting in a disappointing 48-34 Jack…

Obituaries

Barry Coleman Babcock

Barry Coleman Babcock

Barry Coleman Babcock- age 69 of Farwell, passed away at his residence Sunday, November 19, 2017 after a long and courageous battle with cancer.   Barry was…

Kathleen Daisy Harris

Kathleen Daisy Harris

Kathleen Daisy “Katie” Harris, age 97, of Clare passed away suddenly on Sunday, December 3, 2017, at MidMichigan Medical Center-Clare after suffering a stroke.  She was born the…

Letters to the Editor

Government is not a football game!

Dear Editor: This morning I opened CNN and saw a quote from Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell that sums up everything that is wrong in American politics.  “You…

I disagree with Dr. Townsend’s reply

Dear Editor: I found myself disagreeing with Dr. Townsend’s second letter as much as I did the first. He continues to maintain that efforts to restrict guns…