November 23, 2005 RSS feed / Front Page

Higgins treasurer conducting township business at village hall

Long-time Higgins Township residents may experience deja vu when they go to pay their winter property taxes. More...

Police identify body

Investigators have determined the remains of an adult found in the northwest portion of Backus Township Nov. 11 were that of Ed Calhoun, a 30-year-old black male who was recently listed as missing from Saginaw. More...

State provides county with ‘domestic violence prosecutor’

Roscommon County has been chosen as one of three participating counties in a state grant that will provide each county with a prosecuting attorney dedicated solely to the prosecution of domestic violence cases. More...

Grad requirements may change

The Class of 2010, today’s eighth graders, may soon experience big changes in the classes and standardized tests they will be required to take. More...

Gaylor gets first team nod; ends career fourth in scoring

Ferris State University senior midfielder Jen Gaylor of Roscommon was recently named to the All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) first team. More...

Lady Firebirds split at Canadian tournament

Kirtland Community College’s Lady Firebirds basketball team headed to Oshawa, Ontario, during the weekend of Nov. 18-19 where they faced two Toronto-area teams in the Big 8 Classic at Durham College. More...

Red hot Chiefs on fire in win over Roscommon, 78-45

The Cheboygan Chiefs hit their stride early as they toppled Roscommon 78-45 in Class B, Distict 63 action in Petoskey Nov. 16. More...

TURKEY PREP

Brian Morrison, head chef at Mapley Valley Restaurant, slices up the 24th of 33 turkeys he was roasting Monday in preparation for the third annual Russ Graham Memorial Thanksgiving Day Dinner at the Houghton-Higgins Lake Elks Club. More...

LEARNING THE LEGS

Houghton Lake High School Wrestling Coach Lonnie Cook uses 152-pounder Kyle Toms as an example as he teaches his team how to use their legs to gain an advantage against their opponent. The Bobcats start their season at Tawas Dec. More...

Richard A. Fuller

Richard A. Fuller, 74, Prudenville, died Nov. 22, 2005, at his home. The Rev. William Winter will officiate a service Saturday, Nov. 26, at 11 a.m. at St. John Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Denton Township Cemetery. Christler Funeral... More...

Special Sections

Village president resigns

Already searching for a new trustee, the Roscommon Village Council must now find a new village president. Todd Jansen resigned as village president at the council’s Nov. 14 meeting, effective immediately. More...

Schools could be out of cash by March

Keeping the doors of Houghton Lake Community Schools open beyond March will require a delicate balancing act. More...

Camp, representatives host forum on prescription plan

U.S. Rep. Dave Camp will visit Houghton Lake Nov. 29 for a forum on the new Part D Prescription Drug Benefit. More...

G-H Board prepares to begin search for new superintendent

In a work session next week, the Gerrish-Higgins School District Board of Education will discuss whether to contract with the Michigan Association of School Boards to help with the search for a new superintendent. At the board’s Nov. More...

Loney, Rhodes named first team by JPC

Coming off a successful 14-7 season, three Lady Bobcats were named to the Jack Pine Conference All Conference basketball squad. More...

Firebirds victorious in game, fund raising for Katrina

In an exhibition game Saturday at the CRAF Center with Lambton College of Sarnia, Ontario, the Kirtland Community College Firebirds men’s basketball team defeated the Lions by a score of 111-91. More...

CAREFUL WORK

Jamie Sizemore, 2 1/2, carefully creates his work of art at the annual Santa's Workshop, sponsored by the Houghton Lake Merchants Association at the Houghton Lake Historical Playhouse Sunday. More...

TENDING THE FIRE

A Richfield Township firefighter cuts through the roof of this house at 1195 Knollwood, St. Helen, Monday afternoon to provide ventilation for other firefighters inside. More...

BIG BUCK

Art Gonzalez, Houghton Lake, bagged this 10-point buck in southern Roscommon Township Nov. 16. Gonzalez took the big buck at 9:30 a.m. and it is one of the largest he has ever shot. He said he plans to have it mounted. More...

Jennifer L. (Hanson) Jackson

Jennifer L. (Hanson) Jackson, 28, died unexpectedly Nov. 16, 2005. A celebration of her life was held at 7 p.m. Nov. 20 at the Wakeman Funeral Home, Inc., Saginaw. Chaplain Poupard officiated. Cremation has taken place. Mrs. Jackson was born Feb. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Carlton R. Mead Jr. - 2018-02-22
Dorothy C. Mark - 2018-02-22
Margaret Mae DeLaurier - 2018-02-22
Betty C. Cyr - 2018-02-22
Virginia Ruth Averill - 2018-02-22
Jane Parfitt - 2018-02-22
Charles L. Robbins - 2018-02-22
Virginia Ruth Averill - 2018-02-15
Betty C. Cyr - 2018-02-15
Carlton R. Mead Jr. - 2018-02-15

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