School

“Consistency in bussing” is what Walter strives for

“Consistency in bussing” is what Walter strives for

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Safety for students and “consistency in bussing were two discussion items at the Clare Board of Education meeting July 18. New Superintendent Jim…

Four inducted in to Phi Theta Kappa society

Four inducted in to  Phi Theta Kappa society

On Wednesday, March 16, 61 students from 26 Michigan community colleges were recognized for being named to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Michigan Academic Team. Students are selected based…

Sports

Coleman girls crowned tournament champs

Coleman girls crowned tournament champs

The Coleman Comets girls Minor team were the Champions of the Beaverton Youth All-Star Tournament 2016 girls minor division. After a tremendous amount of hard work, determination,…

90 compete in Middle O’ Mitt triathlon

90 compete in Middle  O’ Mitt  triathlon

The Friends of Clare County Parks & Recreation held a multi-sport mania the weekend of June 3rd thru the 5th.  The event, pictured here, promoted fitness and…

Obituaries

Loretta R. Wilber

Loretta R. Wilber

Loretta R. Wilber, age 88, of Farwell, passed away on Sunday, July 24, 2016 at Pleasant Ridge AFC Home in Marion.   She was born the daughter of…

Riley John White

Riley John White

Riley John White, age 20, of Clare, died suddenly on Thursday, July 21, at his home.   He was born the son of Joshua “Buck” Shilling and Stacy…

Letters to the Editor

Disappointed that County will drop MSU

Disappointed that County will drop MSU

To the Editor: I am so disappointed with the Clare County Board of commissioners for deciding to cut MSU Extension’s budget. They have so many valuable programs…

Bullied by the County Road Commission

Bullied by the County Road Commission

Dear Editor, When you give a bully a title and a little authority it goes to their head every time. I have recently been bullied by a…