<
Home » Archives by category » Columns » Mikes Musings (Page 7)

Mike’s Musings- Family wants to know how daughter died

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor All they want to know is how, when and where their 13-year-old daughter died. It’s been nearly seven months, and the Ellis’s wake up each morning wondering…

Mike’s Musings- A race for the ages- turtle never moves

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor   A few days ago I was sweating bullets. We had not found a turtle for the annual Beaverton Turtle Races. Teresa and I entered the competition…

Mike’s Musings-Don’t tell me you’re bored this summer

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor Summer time in Mid-Michigan is the best time. With the plethora of lakes, ORV trails, and festivals/fairs it is unlike any other season or area for that…

Mike’s Musings- Stuff you don’t need to know

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor I’m a self-admitted trivia buff. When I take my 11-year-old son out to lunch, we always end up at a restaurant that has Buzztime; and we will…

Mike’s Musings- I’m fed up and angry at Consumers Energy

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor “Heads are going to roll. You just watch,” said I in a very angry state. “You take it back or I’m going to call the police, take…

Mike’s Musings- Who is looking out for our money- It’s not the IRS

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor Seeing a couple of ragged souls on McEwan St. this week, waving their placards and asking passersby to honk if they dislike President Obama’s job performance, made…

Mike’s Musings- Finally a champion at Harrison High

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor Kudos to the Harrison Girl’s Softball Team. For the very first time, they have been crowned Jack Pine Conference Champions with an excellent 22-3 overall record as…

Mike’s Musings- Take time out to honor our dead heroes

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor How many of us know the true meaning of Memorial Day? I would guess not many of us under 50, do? For most of us nowadays, Memorial…

Mike’s Musings- Meth has now turned mobile

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor We got a rash of calls this week about the story headlined “Mobile meth labs found in Harrison.” Callers, for the most part, have simply grown tired…

Mike’s Musings- Mom has no memories

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor I wish I could have a meaningful conversation with my mother, today. A simple talk would be the best gift this guy could ever receive. But I…