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Superintendent’s Corner – Reflections on Farwell Schools

As another snow day passes us by, I am reflecting on our school district.  What makes Farwell Area Schools so great?  Just a short time ago, the readers of the…

Just Thinking – I’ve got a feeling

I’ve got a feeling that spring is on the way. I’ve got a feeling that in spite of all that is going on with the Health Care program, Citizens are…

Pat’s Bits & Pieces – Don’t complain, it can be worse

I was sitting here today grumbling to Jack about our lousy, bitter, cold, snowy weather and bad roads with more of the same predicted and March nearly here. Then I…

Mike’s Musings – Just when you think it can’t get any colder, it does

I know you’re sick and tired of reading rants from this writer about winter, but you’re going to have to hear it one more time. It’s Wednesday Feb. 26, and…

Golfing with the Pro – Educational TV

By Tom Slusher The weather is a real downer right now here in Michigan but it doesn’t look too bad on TV in Hawaii and California. Watching the pros can…

January, 2013, new hire at CCSD

We are currently at 176 inmates lodged in the jail which consist of 80 local, 70 Renters, 22 Federal, and 4 Department of Corrections.  During the month of January 2014…

A winter storm story

I awoke this morning, stretched, then jumped into the shower. I noticed that the water was not as hot as it usually was, so I hurried through my morning ablution,…

Something for Everyone!

“There’s no way that if you get participation out of a person can they say you didn’t rock it.”  - Jam Master Jay I’d like to apply Jam Master Jay’s…

Pat’s Bits & Pieces – February is winding down again – spring coming!

I’m enjoying a beautiful 46 degree Wednesday afternoon with frequent breaks to step outside into the sunshine for a minute or two. Hard to believe that less than two days…

Mike’s Musings – Roof collapsing, walls caving in – my house is a mess

Why me? This wretched winter continues on an on, and now because of major snowfall after major snow fall, my house is caving in. The frozen pipes, the truck not…