November 30, 2006 RSS feed / Front Page

Roscommon 4-H basketball registration deadline Jan. 3

Boy’s 4-H basketball for third through sixth graders will begin Jan. 6 at the Roscommon Middle School. Gym time for third and fourth graders is scheduled from 9 to 10:30 a.m. while fifth and sixth graders are scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to noon. More...

Fourteen Bucks receive JPC honors

This year’s Roscommon Bucks varsity football team had 14 players voted to the Jack Pine Conference All Conference Team, many of which were honored for both offensive and defensive play. More...

Inside game helps power KCC women cagers in tourney run

Despite losing the championship game of the Big 8 Classic Womens College Basketball Tournament last weekend, the head coach of the Kirtland Community College women’s basketball team feels he has plenty to smile about these days. More...

Blind hunter bags two trophies - with a little help from his friends

Roscommon High School student Nick Bennett, 16, earned his hunter safety certificate this fall and didn’t waste anytime bagging two trophies. In September Nick shot a 371-lb. feral hog at the Vaunderosa Ranch, St. Helen. More...

Aid available to help those affected by layoffs, closures

Layoffs and plant closures downstate might have grabbed more headlines in 2006, but northern Michigan has also felt the negative impact of lost jobs and incomes over the past year. More...

Winter could return in time for Christmas in the Village

The weather early this week was anything but wintry, but forecasters say that may change just in time for the 29th annual Christmas in the Village celebration in Roscommon. A concert by area musical groups will kick off the event at 7 p.m. More...

Man gets 15-60 years for assault

A Beaver Creek Township (Crawford County) man has been sentenced to prison in connection with the May 28, 2005, beating and sexual assault of his ex-girlfriend. Russell A. More...

LIGHTS OUT

Consumer's Energy lineman Dale Ratza cuts electrical lines to the sign at the former Brass Lantern Restaurant in Prudenville Monday morning, in preparation for demolition of the building and the adjacent Bumpper's Bar building on Saturday. More...

FIRST STEP

Before Nick Bennett, who is legally blind, could pursue his dream of hunting he had to successfully complete his hunter safety course. More...

SOLID SUPPORT

Roscommon senior running back Patrick Kelly (front) is pictured with the offensive line that helped him to a record-breaking season for the Bucks. More...

Special Sections

Four Bucks earn accolades

Four Roscommon High School varsity basketball players were named to Jack Pine Conference All Conference squads. More...

Motivated line helped Kelly to record season

Roscommon Football Head Coach Don McKindles was a little apprehensive back in August, realizing that he would be fielding a team with an offensive line that, with the exclusion of senior center Dereck Bradley, had no varsity experience at their posit More...

Firebirds fall in title game 

The Kirtland Community College men’s basketball team would like to have kept celebrating Thanksgiving a little bit longer, but host Muskegon Community College ended the festivities with an 81-78 win in the championship game of its Thanksgiving T More...

Houghton Lake budget ‘target’ moved yet again

Announcing last month that Houghton Lake Community Schools’ budget is a “moving target,” Superintendent Pete Injasoulian presented a revised budget amendment to the board of education Monday. More...

What you missed…

If you didn’t get a copy of this week’s Resorter, here’s what you missed: • Husband, 76, wife, 61, robbed in their home • Vaughn sues commission over termination as road engineer • Man charged with first degree child More...

MDOT says bus delivery of seniors’ meals must end

If you receive Meals on Wheels from the Roscommon County Commission on Aging, they won’t be delivered by a Roscommon County Transportation Authority bus any more. More...

School officials ask county not to cut officers

Debate over a proposed 50% reduction in the number of Roscommon County Sheriff’s deputies working in county schools is expected to continue at a county commissioners’ budget workshop today (Thursday). More...

NICE NINE POINT

Lynn Resseguie of Saginaw and Sandy Oaks (Prudenville) bagged this 9-point buck Saturday while hunting on his property north of Meredith. The deer dressed out at about 165 pounds, and the inside spread measured 24 inches. More...

TAKEDOWN TECHNIQUE

Junior Justin Wigard (left) helps Houghton Lake Wrestling Coach Lon Cook demonstrate a takedown technique during practice at the high school gym Monday afternoon. More...

NET WORK

Houghton Lake senior varsity volleyball players (left to right) Heather McCollum and Victoria Lorenz battle for the ball during a practice drill at the net in the Houghton Lake High School Gym Monday afternoon. 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

Poll

Do you think pressure from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students on legislators will have an effect on gun control?