February 7, 2008 RSS feed / Education

HLHS seniors land CMU scholarships

When Houghton Lake High school seniors Adrienne Linskey and Justin Wigard applied to Central Michigan University last fall, their grades and high school activities earned them an invitation to compete for a Centralis Scholarship. More...

'College Goal Sunday' to be Feb. 10 at KCC

Kirtland Community College will be one of 27 sites statewide to host "College Goal Sunday," an annual event to raise awareness about opportunities for financial aid on Feb. 10 from 2-4 p.m. More...

McMartin named to FSU dean's list

Ryan McMartin of Prudenville, 2005 graduate of Houghton Lake High School, was named to the Ferris State University Dean's List for the fall, 2007, semester. More...

WINTER ROYALTY

Mike Freese and Maria Moore were named Winter Carnival King and Queen of Roscommon High School's "Around the World" Winter Carnival Feb. 1 during halftime of the Bucks' basketball contest with Houghton Lake. More...

Four honored at Alma for fall grades

Four area students were among those honored at Alma College for their academic success in the fall 2007 semester. More...

Fund can help students who plan health care careers

MidMichigan Health is accepting applications for The Bernard F. and Melissa Anne Bailey Family Fund Scholarship. More...

TREE AUCTION PROCEEDS

Roscommon Area Historical Society members accept check for $725 from Roscommon Elementary School students who raised the money by decorating trees which were auctioned during Roscomomn's Christmas in the Village celebration in December. More...

SHAVE AND A HAIRCUT

Jaquoub Tapia gets a shave from barber Kaeley Hahn in one of several shops set up by Roscommon Elementary School third graders in a village in the school gym Jan. 31. Looking on are Grant Smitz and Austin Schleben. More...

MMCC holding computer class

Are you interested in learning more about your computer and how to use its features? As part of its ongoing series of personal interest workshops, Mid Michigan Community College will offer a basic computer workshop on Feb. 22 from 9 a.m. to noon. More...

Lyttle among Fulbright finalists from Alma College

St. Helen's Samantha Lyttle is among four Alma College seniors who have been named as finalists by the Fulbright Scholarship National Screening Committee. More...

CLIMBING THE WALLS

Zack Bailey and Azia Anderson, third graders in Mr. Chuck Blackney's class, climb the ropes in Mrs. Vikki Blanchard's gym class Feb. 1. More...

SOMETHIN'S FISHY

Mrs. Deborah Markiewicz's first grade class was honored Feb. 1 by the Houghton Lake Eagles Auxiliary for drawing fish pictures that were displayed at the club during a recent Eagles fishing party. More...

ACS offers college scholarships for young survivors

The American Cancer Society Great Lakes Division college scholarship program is accepting applications for the 2008-09 school year. Applications are due by 5 p.m. April 16. More...

ENRICHING DAY

(Photos by Thomas Reznich) More...

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