November 9, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Janet M. Huber

Services for Janet M. Huber, 73, Houghton Lake, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Nov. 10 at the Christler Funeral Home-Prudenville Chapel. The Rev. Calvin Long and the Houghton Lake DOES will officiate. Burial will be in Roscommon Township Cemetery. Mrs. More...

Betty J. Field

A memorial service for Betty J. Field, Higgins Lake, is scheduled for 1 p.m. Nov. 11 at the chapel of the L.J. Griffin Funeral Home, 7707 Middlebelt (at Ann Arbor Trail), Westland. Visitation is scheduled from noon until the time of the service. More...

Junior Buck cagers lose two JPC games

Roscommon’s junior varsity basketball team dropped two games in Jack Pine Conference competition in the past week. They lost a close game Oct. 31 to Clare 30-26, and Nov. 2 to Gladwin 34-16. More...

Meridian earns league title with JPC win against Bucks

Sanford Meridian secured at least a share of a Jack Pine Championship with a 43-30 home varsity basketball win against Roscommon Tuesday night. More...

Varsity volleyball coach needed

Houghton Lake High School is looking for a varsity girls’ volleyball coach. The school has freshman and junior varsity coaches but needs a head coach. The season begins Nov. 16 and ends in early March. More...

’Cats end regular season with three cage wins in four

The Houghton Lake Bobcats finished their regular varsity basketball season with three wins in four games. The Bobcats beat Farwell 60-14 on Oct. 31, beat Beaverton 42-28 on Nov. 2 and Harrison 60-29 Tuesday night. The Bobcats fell to Clare Nov. More...

’Cats earn all conference honors

The coaches of the Jack Pine Conference recently honored 10 Houghton Lake Bobcats with All Conference accolades. More...

Bucks’ state title hopes dashed

Roscommon’s quest for a state soccer title ended with the state runner-up trophy Saturday as the Richmond Blue Devils beat the Bucks 6-4 in the championship game in East Kentwood. Roscommon, who had only given up 10 goals heading into the gam More...

HLCS budget a ‘moving target’

Trying to stay on top of the budget, Houghton Lake Community Schools Superintendent Pete Injasoulian told the board of education Monday a budget amendment will need to be passed at its next regular meeting. More...

What you missed…

If you didn’t get a copy of this week’s Resorter, here’s what you missed: • Hunter: ‘No arms, no legs, no problem’ • Second suspect arraigned in guns-for-cash scheme • New Richfield hall could be less costly More...

Let us hear from you

Veterans, we want your stories. The Houghton Lake Resorter and the Houghton Lake Public Library are teaming up to record the history of Veterans in the Houghton Lake area. More...

Democrats win majorities on county governing boards

Both the Roscommon County Road Commission and the Roscommon County Board of Commissioners will have Democratic majorities, county voters decided Tuesday. Democrat Clint Stauffer defeated Republican R. More...

GREETING THE CROWD

Courtney Meyer takes the traditional walk through the audience Saturday night after being named Miss Houghton Lake 2007 as one of the judges attempts a "high-five." For more on the program, pick up a copy of this week's Resorter. More...

Theresa Stedry

Theresa Stedry, 87, Grayling, died Nov. 7, 2006, at her home. A service is planned for Friday, Nov. 10, at 11 a.m. at Immanuel Baptist Church, Roscommon, with Dr. David E. Hansen officiating. Interment will be in Riverside Cemetery, Vassar. More...

Special Sections

Elaine ‘Potsie’ Quance

Services for Elaine “Potsie” Quance, 79, St. Helen, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Nov. 10 at the Steuernol & McLaren Funeral Home, St. Helen. Sr. Barbara Matievich will officiate, with burial following at Fairview Cemetery, St. Helen. More...

Firebirds win season-opener as Ritter gets first coaching win

Kirtland Community College first-year head coach Tom Ritter got to watch his plans for the Firebirds women’s basketball team come together just as he hoped they would, and watch as the Firebirds won their season-opener, 104-84, over Glen Oaks Co More...

Mustangs post win over Bucks

Meridian’s press proved too much for Roscommon as the Mustangs topped the Bucks 45-24 Tuesday night in their final Jack Pine Conference contestof the season. “We had a hard time with their press and it took us out of any offensive flow. More...

Bucks down Flying G’s on home hardwood

Roscommon’s varsity basketball team chalked up a “huge victory” over Gladwin, Nov. 2 on the Buck’s home court, 44-42. “What a huge victory for our program,” Coach Mark Church said. More...

Junior ’Cats earn JPC title

Houghton Lake’s junior varsity basketball squad avenged its only Jack Pine Conference loss of the season Monday night with a 24-22 win over Clare. More...

Successful hunters may get lucky

Hunters who bag their buck during the upcoming firearms deer season may be able to score an additional prize at buck pole contests in Roscommon County. More...

Regionals next stop for Bucks

The Standish-Sterling Central Panthers had four answers for Roscommon Friday night but the Bucks did not allow a fifth as host Roscommon beat the Panthers 35-28 in the Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) Division 5, Region 1 - District More...

Events to honor veterans

Several groups are planning events to commemorate Veterans Day. Activities start today (Thursday) and continue through Saturday. Roscommon VFW and American Legion Charles M. More...

Driver in fatal accident bound over to Circuit Court

The man charged in connection with an Oct. 12 accident that caused the death of a Prudenville boy and seriously injured the boy’s friend was bound over to 34th Circuit Court, Roscommon, Tuesday after a preliminary examination. More...

Youth hit on bike comes home

Craig Silvers Jr., 14, who was seriously injured when he was hit by a pickup truck while riding his bicycle on East Nestel Road Oct. 12, returned to his home in Prudenville Nov. 10, according to his father, Craig Silvers. More...

White House invite ‘an honor’

This week the political frenzy of 2006 has peaked. Voting has taken place and the candidates’ ads have ceased. More...

GETTING THE VOTE IN

Markey Township Clerk Esther Rons (left) and Deputy Clerk Wendy Moceri deal with some of the 504 absentee ballots they had to put through their vote tabulating machine Tuesday. More...

KEEPING IT CRANKED

Roscommon's Dane Carey (11) cranks one at the Bridgman goal as he helped keep up the pressure during the Bucks' State Semifinal game at Shelby Nov. 1. 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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