March 23, 2017 RSS feed / Education

Bringing the Holocaust Memorial Center to the students

The ninth grade United States history class students More...

ANGLE RELATIONSHIP MAP

Houghton Lake Community Education student Sarah Collins created this angle relationship word map in Stephen Besson’s geometry class. (Courtesy photo) More...

200 CLUB WINNERS

Houghton Lake Middle School 200 Club winners, who received backpacks as their prize, were recently announced. More...

‘Infinity Readers’ emerge as BOB champions in sudden death round

The 2017 Battle of the Books (BOB) champions are members of the Infin­ity Readers team, representing McBain Community Library/Ardis-Missaukee District Library.  The Infinity Readers outlasted three other teams during BOB, which came down to a su More...

Haertel admitted to Eastern Federal District

Attorney Robert Haertel of Roscom­mon and the Crawford County area re­cently was admitted to practice law in the Eastern Federal District of Michigan.  He previously had been practicing both on the state level and the Western Federal District. More...

Applications being accepted for Bonnie Schmitt Memorial Scholarship

Applications are being accepted for the inaugural Bonnie Schmitt Memorial Scholarship.  To be eligible, students must live in St. Helen and be attending high school on a full-time basis. The scholarship will be for $300. More...

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PI DAY AT RMS (Left) Roscommon Middle School seventh grader Alisha Pratt sa­vors the whipped cream pie that classmate Alex Goodall threw in her face during a Pi Day fund­raiser for Student Council. More...

PERFECT IN FEBRUARY

During the month of February there were 75 students who had perfect attendance at Collins Elementary. More...

Mom Prom planned April 8

Team Faith will raise money for Re­lay For Life of Roscommon County with its sixth annual Relay For Life Mom Prom April 8.  Guests do not have to be a mom, but they do need to be ready to have a fun “ladies night out.” Organizers are More...

RELAY FOR LIFE ‘IRISH’ FUNDRAISER

(Above) Jamie Beck of Houghton Lake was the winner of a jackpot March 18 at Shenanigan’s Pub that included $50 worth of lottery tick­ets, a “Luck of the Irish” stone, a green derby and beads, some candy and plastic gold coins. More...

Euchre tourney planned at Alano Club

The Houghton Lake Area Alano Club will host a Euchre tournament April 1.   Cost is $7 per person and $5 for members. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. with cards from 5 to 7:30 p.m. There will be cash prizes and 50/50 drawings. More...

HLCE Artists

Houghton Lake Community Edu- cation students created pastel More...

Directed Drawings by Collins Kindergartners

March is National Reading Month. To celebrate reading More...

Char’s Fitness Friday

“We’re calling it Char’s Fitness Friday,” said Roscommon High School physical education and health teacher Rodney Patterson, the organizer of the school’s second an­nual Physical Education Friday on March 17. More...

Early Childhood Program Round-up April 19 at Collins

An Early Childhood Program Round- up is planned April 19 at Collins El­ementary.  Information on preschool programs and resources that serve children in the Houghton Lake area will be featured. The event will be held from 5 to 7 p.m.  More...

Twenty-eight join HLHS National Honor Society

NEW NHS CROP Inducted into the National Honor Society March 16 were 28 Houghton Lake High School students. More...

RES preschool, kindergarten roundup April 19

Roscommon Elementary School will host its 2017-18 preschool and kinder­garten roundup April 19 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.  Future preschoolers and kindergart­ners will be able to experience a day in the life of a RES student while at their respective r More...

RHS STUDENTS JOB SHADOW DNR BIOLOGISTS

Roscommon High School students Aaron Jacobs and Sarah Dibbet ac­companied Department of Natural Resources biologists on a bear den visit recently as a part of the surrogate sow program. More...

RMS MARCH STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

The Roscommon Middle School March students of the month were recently announced. More...

Backdoor Boogie April 2

The Roscommon Knights of Colum­bus Prince of Peace Council will sponsor a fundraising event April 2 at the hall, 165 West Federal Highway, Roscom­mon.  More...

Jump Rope for Heart

A GYM FULL OF JUMPERS (Above) Fourth grader Chris Cook (foreground) and his schoolmates at Our Lady of the Lake Re­gional Catholic School take part in a Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser to benefit the More...

Team Skyler and Rayna raising money at MJ’s next week

The Make-A-Wish fundraising team of Skyler and Rayna will host a benefit March 27 through April 2 at MJ’s Eat­ery, Houghton Lake.  During that week, $1 per special that is sold will go to help make wishes come true.  More...

‘Read and Feed’

Pillows, blankets and stuffed ani­mals littered the floor of Mrs. Cindy Treml’s fourth grade classroom at Roscommon Middle School March 17. More...

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