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The most important day of the year

The most important day of the year

On this “winding down” day of 2014, we’re still alive; making it, for you and me, the most important day of the year. What shall we do with it? After…

Adopt-A-Pets

Adopt-A-Pets

Smokey 382C14: Smokey is an owner surrender that needs to find his forever home.  Smokey is an adult cat that weighs 6 lbs.  Smokey is a very affectionate and loving boy.  Smokey…

“Giving Spirit” alive and well here

“Giving Spirit”  alive and well here

I know I have written this a lot, but I am truly amazed at the “giving spirit” of so many people in our area. I’m writing this two days before…

Resolutions for 2015

Resolutions for 2015

It’s time for my annual list of resolutions for the coming year. I am really good at making lists. I make lists for just about everything. It used to be…

Acts of kindness more important than receiving gifts

Acts of kindness more  important than receiving gifts

For me Christmas and the holidays are more about acts of kindness, and less about receiving presents. At my age I would rather see a smile on a child’s face,…

Christmas is almost here!

Christmas is almost here!

There’s only four days left until the big day is here again. Are you ready? I am…well almost. I have one small present left to buy, or order, and five…

News from your Sheriff

We currently have 177 inmates lodged in the Clare County Jail which consist of 91 local, 11 Federal, 5 Department of Correction, and 70 Renters. During the month of November…

Superintendent’s Corner

Superintendent’s Corner

Life is a song – sing it. Life is a game – play it. Life is a challenge – meet it. Life is a dream – realize it. Life is…

Adopt A Pet

Adopt A Pet

ANNABELL 524D14: Annabell is an owner surrender that is about as sweet as they come.  Annabell is 4 years old and she weighs 45 lbs.  Annabell is housebroken and she…

Christmas is a time to help others

Christmas is a time to help others

A local businessman once told us our Christmas Wish program was a farce. His contention was that some of the people we were helping were also getting help from a…