May 11, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Six interviewed for G-H superintendency

The field of candidates for the superintendency of the Gerrish-Higgins School District will be narrowed after interviews with eight finalists this week. Six of the eight candidates had been interviewed by press time. Two more, Dr. More...

Pacheco honored, Tharp elected

For the first time since 1996, the Houghton Lake Bobcat Boosters have a new president. Dan Tharp was elected to the post Monday night, replacing longtime President Lou Ann Pacheco. More...

What you missed…

If you didn’t get a copy of this week’s Resorter, here’s what you missed: • A salute to local Law Enforcement officers and a feature on ‘Community policing’ in Gerrish Township • Jury split in Pipkens verdict  More...

Triebold repeats ’05 Pro-Am wins

Matt Rimer, 22, Horton, and Andrew Triebold, 29, Spring Arbor, repeated their 2005 first place finish in Saturday’s Roscommon Pro-Am Canoe Challenge. Triebold also was a repeat winner in Sunday’s one-person race. More...

Bucks fall to Gladwin, dominate Eagles

Despite a 108-55 loss to Gladwin May 3 at home, the Roscommon track squad picked up seven first place finishes- led by double firsts by Johnny Preczewski and Dustin Kelly. The Bucks did come out victorious against Farwell in the dual meet, 108-36.... More...

Bobcat girls, Beaverton boys dominate track meet here

After taking 12 first place finishes the Houghton Lake girls track team defeated Beaverton 91-52 May 3 at Houghton Lake. But for the boys, it was the opposite as the Bobcats had only one first place finish and lost 120-41. More...

Bobcat nine splits with Eagles, Hornets

Houghton Lake vs. Farwell Houghton Lake’s varsity softball team split two games with Farwell May 4th winning the first game 18-16 and losing the second game 7-6. More...

Mustangs remain perfect in JPC with wins over Rosco

The Roscommon Bucks fell to league-leading Meridian in two games Tuesday, 3-1 and 6-0. Meridian, 8-0 in Jack Pine Conference play, allowed a combined five hits - including no hits in the second game - in the two wins. More...

Soccer Bucks fall to Tawas

The Roscommon Bucks fell to Tawas on the soccer pitch May 5, 3-0. The Bucks’ Danielle Clear had 26 saves in goal but the Bucks were unable to pull out the win. More...

Flying G’s avenge loss; Bobcats defeat soccer Bucks

The Gladwin Flying G’s flew into Houghton Lake May 4th and flew out with a 4-3 soccer victory over the Bobcats to avenge an earlier loss to the Bobcats. But the Bobcats got back on track with Roscommon, Monday and defeated Roscommon 2-1 in... More...

CHURNING THE WATER

Paddlers dig deep at the start of Saturday's Roscommon Pro-Am Canoe Challenge C-2 Pro race. Matt Rimer and Andrew Triebold won the race in 1:20.16. More...

LAYING IT DOWN

Houghton Lake sophomore Matt Miller lays down a bunt during the first game of a home double header against Farwell May 4. More...

OVER EASY

Roscommon's Tiffany Becker easily clears a hurdle during the 300 meter race. Becker took first in both 100 meter hurdles and 300 meter low hurdles with respective times of 17.75 seconds and 49.72 seconds. More...

Special Sections

Two more commissioners face competition in ’06 elections

With the deadline less than a week away for candidates for party nominations for Roscommon County and Richfield Township offices to file their nominating petitions, two more races for county commission seats have developed. Deryl W. More...

County ups rent 80%; Commission on Aging protests increase at meeting

Despite strong protests from two members of the Roscommon County Commission on Aging, county commissioners Wednesday voted 4-1 to increase the rent paid by the COA at the county’s three community centers by 80%. More...

‘Wally’ could bring big bucks to the one who catches him

Hoping to attract more fishermen to Houghton Lake this season, the Houghton Lake Area Tourism and Convention Bureau will sponsor a fishing contest featuring “Wally the Walleye.” Held in conjunction with an insurance company, the contest of More...

Roscommon girls golf struggles in Petoskey

The Roscommon girls golf team struggled at two meets in Petoskey, finishing 11th out of 12 teams at the Petoskey Invitational on May 4th and finishing in last place at the nine-hole meet in Petoskey on Monday. Petoskey Invitational Coach Carole... More...

Becker, Gulledge lead Bucks against Flying G’s and Eagles

Tiffany Becker and Caterina Gulledge took first place in two events each, against both Gladwin and Farwell, to lead the Roscommon Bucks in their double dual home track meet on May 3rd. More...

Better Yards battles back in one run loss to Budweiser, 20-19

It may have looked like a blow out after the third inning when Budweiser had a 14-2 lead over Better Yards in the Houghton Lake Men’s Slow Pitch Softball League opening games Monday night. More...

Bucks take two from Pioneers

The Roscommon Bucks took two home varsity baseball victories from the Clare Pioneers, May 4, winning the first game 5-2 and the second game 5-3. More...

Bobcats, Eagles split games; ’Cats lose two to Harrison

Houghton Lake vs. Farwell The Houghton Lake Bobcat and Farwell Eagles split their double header varsity baseball games May 4 on the Bobcat’s home field. More...

Bobcat kickers knocked for loss by Chiefs, 4-0

The Cheboygan Chiefs built a 3-0 lead after one half of action en route to a 4-0 shut-out of Houghton Lake Tuesday in non-conference varsity soccer action. The host Chiefs opened the scoring six minutes into the game when Toey Vannarot scored. More...

LOOKING FOR CAUSE

Denton and Roscommon Township firefighters bring down a blaze at 5597 W. Reilly Rd. Monday afternoon. Denton Fire Chief Paul Tiepel said his department received the call at 12:48 p.m. More...

CONTROLLING BACKFIELD

Houghton Lake defender Ashley Lorenz (9) goes after a loose ball against Roscommon's Heather Rowan (left) during a game at Roscommon Monday evening. The Bobcats toughed out a 2-1 win over the Bucks to bring their NMSL record to 5-1. More...

SOLID CONTACT

Houghton Lake's Courtney Cole puts the bat to the ball during the first half of a double header against visiting Farwell May 4. Cole went one for three at the plate, stole three bases and scored twice in the 18-16 Bobcat win. More...

ROOM TO SPARE

Houghton Lake's Mark Hutchinson easily clears the bar during high jump competition against Beaverton May 3 at Bobcat Field. Hutchinson helped his team with third places in the high jump and 110m hurdles but the Bobcats fell 120-41 to the Beavers. More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Virginia Ruth Averill - 2018-02-15
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Carlton R. Mead Jr. - 2018-02-15
Jane (Early) Parfitt - 2018-02-15
Iris Muriel Knibbs - 2018-02-15

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