February 19, 2009 RSS feed / Education

LIFE-SAVING LESSON

Roscommon High School Athletic Director Bill Root practices applying Automated External Defibrillator pads to a simulated patient during a training session for Gerrish-Higgins Schools staff members Feb. 12. More...

Northwood honors area students

Two Roscommon students earned high marks at Northwood University for the fall, 2008, semester. Michael R. Mitchell was named to the dean's list with a grade point average above a 3.25. Thomas J. More...

Littlepage graduates from career institute

Michigan Career and Technical Institute recently graduated 133 students, and among them was Marilyn Littlepage of Prudenville. She earned her degree in customer service. Commencement took place Feb.14. More...

Children's Dental Health Month

HEALTHY LESSON Dental hygienists from Houghton Lake Dental Associates volunteered their time last week at Collins Elementary School to teach students a dental health lesson. More...

"Grandparents University' slated at Michigan State in summer

Grandparents University is a unique intergenerational summer camp scheduled for June 30 through July 2 at Michigan State University. Participants are able to participate in dorm life, attend classes and sample college living. More...

BIG BUCK OF MONTH

St. Helen Elementary School student CJ Scott dispalys the "Big Buck of the Month" he received at a school assembly Feb. 13. He also received a coupon for a free 10- inch pizza from No Limits Pizza. (Courtesy photo) More...

Youth Boosters to serve spaghetti

The Roscommon Area Youth Booster club will sponsor its second annual spaghetti dinner from 3 to 7 p.m. Feb. 22 at the Hen House restaurant in St. Helen. Prices are $6.50 per adult and $3.50 per child. More...

Four on dean's list at Northern

Four Roscommon residents were among those honored for their academic work at Northern Michigan University. More...

HLMS lists honor roll students

"A" Honor Roll Grade 6: Helena Ackley, Mahra Crone, Julia Hallauer, Michael Ignat, Courtney Lee Grade 7: Elisha Call, Calvin Fancher, Sarah Garrett, Ashley Gillman, Samantha Herriman, Elizabeth Klein, Rebecca Sarin. More...

SHOOTING FOR SCHOLARSHIPS

Michael Treml gives it his best shot as he shoots for prizes during halftime of the Roscommon High School varsity basketball game Feb. 13. More...

HLMS schedules conferences Feb. 26

Houghton Lake Middle School will host parent-teacher conferences Feb. 26 from 4 to 7 p.m. No appointments are necessary. More...

Kirtland awards certificates, degrees

More than 50 students attending Kirtland Community College's main campus near Roscommon and the Michigan Technical Education Center in Gaylord were recently awarded certificates of completion or associate's degrees at the end of the 2008 fall semes More...

Roscommon graduate spending year in Germany

In a global economy, a college major in international business makes sense. And becoming fluent in a foreign language is a logical step along the way. More...

Two students earn degrees at NMU

Two area residents have completed their baccalaureate degree at Northern Michigan University. Daniel W. Gausden of Higgins Lake received his degree in history, and Matthew A. More...

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