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Donation helps bolster safety

Donation helps bolster safety

TransCanada’s generous donation has allowed Farwell Area Schools to bolster the level of student safety that has been a priority for the district.  “This donation helps the district in our…

Backpack Program provides weekend meals for hungry kids

Backpack Program provides weekend meals for hungry kids

By Pat Maurer Correspondent Margaret Zinser and two other volunteers, Kris Hubel and Keri Smith, will soon be busy filling “backpacks” with weekend meals for Clare Primary and Middle School…

Eagle band prepares for halftime

Eagle band prepares for halftime

The Farwell Eagle Marching Band spent much of the summer preparing new music for half-time shows during varsity football games.…

Robinson pitches for hunger

Robinson pitches for hunger

Clare Middle School student and athlete Savannah Robinson participated in the Strike out for Hunger program this year. The program allows local softball pitchers the opportunity to receive pledges and…

MMCC, CMU launch Chippewa Achieve Program

MMCC, CMU launch Chippewa Achieve Program

Central Michigan University and Mid Michigan Community College today announced the launch of the Chippewa Achieve Program — a collaborative student success agreement. The program will provide additional support and…

Kolbe to be inducted in to Northwood Hall of Fame

Kolbe to be inducted in to Northwood Hall of Fame

Clare High School Kyle Kolbe created an awe-inspring legacy for himself from 1998 through 2002. A three-year starter at quarterback Kolbe led the Pioneers to a record of 31-4 and…

Sign shows new school times

Sign shows new school times

Students sharpen your pencils because this year the new school time for Harrison Community Schools is 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.…

“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 Walter II, on…

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 on academic achievement,…

CTE auto program re-certified

CTE auto program re-certified

Students learning Automotive Technology in the Clare-Gladwin Career & Technical Education program will continue to enter the workforce prepared, experienced…and certified. That last part is especially important, so CTE officials…