November 2, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Bucks headed to State Finals, will play Richmond Saturday

Roscommon High School senior goalkeeper Bobby Thomas has made countless saves this season but none have been bigger than two he made in a shootout Wednesday night to give the Bucks a chance at a state title. More...

Mary N. Bala

Services for Mary N. Bala, 87, West Branch, will be held Nov. 2 at 11 a.m. at Steuernol & McLaren Funeral Home, West Branch. Mrs. Bala died Oct. 30, 2006, at West Branch Regional Medical Center. More...

JV ’Cats earn 10th JPC win with Halloween night victory

The Houghton Lake junior varsity basketball squad picked up its 10th Jack Pine Conference victory with a “spooktacular” Halloween night win at Farwell, 51-41. More...

Mustangs buck Bobcats with 14-point basketball win

Jack Pine Conference leader Sanford Meridian rode an 18-point first quarter to a 45-31 victory over Houghton Lake in a varsity basketball contest Oct. More...

Rosco routs Houghton Lake, Bucks advance in playoffs with 39-6 win

Roscommon scored on its first three possessions and shut down Houghton Lake’s offense as they rolled to a 39-6 postseason home win over the Bobcats Friday night. More...

Twelve to vie for Miss Houghton Lake title

A new Miss Houghton Lake will be crowned Saturday night following the 2006 “Miss Houghton Lake” program at the high school. More...

Bicyclist injured riding on M-55

A 37-year-old Houghton Lake woman was critically injured as a pickup truck collided with her bicycle as she rode on M-55 near midnight Oct. 28. Melissa S. Maddox, 103 Tin Pan Alley, was listed in stable but critical condition at St. More...

Peace in our time? - HLPOA, HLCA say ‘multi-lateral talks’ could solve lake access controversy

It seems as far-fetched as lasting peace between Israelis and Palestinians. More...

STATION FOUNDATION

(Right to left) Ray Huntington and Bobby High of Econo-Crete, Harrison steer concrete from a Lakeshore Concrete truck into a trench to form the foundation for the new Denton Township Ambulance Station at 1301 West West Branch Rd. More...

CLAMPING DOWN

(Above) Roscommon's Patrick Kelly (21) clamps down on Houghton Lake running back David Aldrich (22) as Aldrich looks to gain ground Friday night. Kelly had eight tackles to help his team post a 39-6 win. More...

HIGH MARKS

Cassie Deamud receives high marks from judges (front row right to left) Donna Heredia of Saginaw, Linda Scott of Gaylord, Amy Kimsel of Bay City, Jim Skrocki of Bay City and Bob Lang after performing her pattern during the American Tae Kwon Do Academ More...

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GAME WINNER

Roscommon senior goalkeeper Bobby Thomas makes his move during the first of two saves he made during a shootout to win the Division 3 state semifinal game against the Bridgman Bees at Shelby Wednesday night. More...

4-H basketball registration open, deadline Nov. 9

Registrations are being accepted for Houghton Lake’s 4-H Basketball Program. The program is open to students in third through sixth grades. Cost is $35 per player and the registration deadline is Nov. 9. Practices will begin Nov. More...

Bucks top Hornets, fall to Pioneers

The Roscommon Bucks added a win Oct. 26 at Harrison but suffered a loss Halloween night at Clare. The Bucks beat Harrison 42-28 behind 17 points from Brianna Williams. More...

‘Shared ownership’ helping to build Bobcat program

Despite the loss to Roscommon Friday night, Houghton Lake Head Coach Aaron Seiser said the “big picture” is that the Bobcat program is to a point where postseason play “is expected to happen. More...

Bucks capture Regional with 3-0 Tawas defeat

The Roscommon Bucks added another title to their list of growing accolades this season - Regional champions. Roscommon’s soccer squad captured its first Regional title Friday night by beating the Tawas Braves 3-0. More...

Voters will shape governing boards, property tax rates

The make-up of the Roscommon County Board of Commissioners, the Roscommon County Road Commission, the Roscommon Village Council and the Richfield Township Board will be in the hands of voters when they go to the polls next Tuesday. More...

Police say - Stolen firearms sold for cocaine

Gerrish Township Police this week arrested two suspects who allegedly stole cash and firearms here, sold them downstate, bought cocaine with some of the proceeds and sold the drugs back in Roscommon County. One of two adult suspects, Randie Z. More...

WITCHY FISHING

Seven-year-old Kaylee Marx, dressed to the hilt in witch's garb, fishes for a prize at the annual Lion's Club party held at Bobcat Field Tuesday. More...

MIDFIELD MOVES

Roscommon forward Kody Diola moves the ball upfield against Tyler Vadnais of Tawas during the Regional Final in Grayling. More...

SCORING STROKE

Roscommon's Dane Carey (right) rifles a shot into the Cheboygan goal during the Bucks' first round regional game at Gaylord Oct. 25. Carey picked up two of Roscommon's five goals during the game. More...

PULLING AWAY

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Obituaries - Free Access

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

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