February 23, 2017 RSS feed / Happenings

McAlister to speak at 23rd Wild Game Dinner

Chuck McAlister, creator and host of the Outdoor Channel’s “Adventure Bound Outdoors” program, will be the featured speaker at Roscommon Baptist Church’s 23rd annual Wild Game Dinner at Bambi Lake Baptist Conference Cen­ter Ma More...

BOB BATTLERS

Battle of the Books (BOB), a reading competition for fourth through sixth grade students, is underway for the 2017 season. At the Houghton Lake Public Library, 47 students who make up 10 teams, will take part in a mock battle at the library Feb. 25. More...

TOPS IN TASTE

Joan Morley (center) took home the first place blue ribbon in the Houghton Lake Moose Lodge’s Annual Chili Cook-Off held Satur­day. Chili made by John Cooper (left) finished second in judging while Suzi Woods’ chili was third. More...

Pierogies on sale through Roscommon K of C

The Roscommon Knights of Co­lumbus Lenten Pierogi Sale will be­gin Feb. More...

Treasury works to protect taxpayers from tax-related identity theft

In an effort to protect Michigan taxpayers, the Michigan Department of Treasury (Treasury) continues to implement security measures to stop tax-related identity theft.  More...

Friends of Trestle Park seeking sponsors for summer events

To get the summer of 2017 under­way, Friends of Trestle Park (FOTP) is now working to bring musical and cultural events to Trestle Park for the enjoyment of residents and visitors.  FOTP needs the community’s help to offset the cost of bri More...

Houghton Lake Tractor Supply hosting FFA fundraiser

The Houghton Lake-area Tractor Supply Company store will collect donations during National Future Farmers of America Week to support grants for FFA chapters in Michigan.   More...

Youth Football Trivia Night March 11

The Houghton Lake Bobcat Youth Football and Cheerleading Program is hosting a Trivia Night Fundraiser March 11 at the Columbian Home Hall (formerly the Knights of Co­lumbus Hall), Prudenville. More...

Bluegill Festival fundraiser Sunday

The St. Helen Bluegill Festival Com­mittee will host its annual Day­tona 500 Party Sunday from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at The Firehouse Restau­rant, located at 465 North St. Helen Rd.  More...

Food distribution Feb. 25 at Good Shepherd

In a joint community effort, Mes­siah Lutheran Church, First Congre­gational Church, Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, Roscom­mon Baptist Church and St. Eliza­beth’s Episcopal Church will be sponsoring a food truck Feb. More...

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