August 27, 2009 RSS feed / Happenings

Village officials to dedicate 'Potter's Field'

The public may attend the dedication of the Potter's Field at the Roscommon Cemetery Sept. 2 at 3 p.m. More...

WELL BEHAVED

Ryan Williams, 7, Prudenville, received an award at the Missaukee County Agricultural Youth Fair, Aug. 3-7, for Blaze, "The Most Well Behaved Dog." The competition was held during family night. (Courtesy photo) More...

RECREATIONAL GRANT

Denton Township officials accept a $2,000 recreational grant for the township's new Trestle Park. Pictured receiving the funds Aug. 19 are (left to right): Clerk Carol Asher, Mary Hill, Marketing Team Leader of Sam's Club, Mt. More...

Camels raise nearly $8,000

The Houghton Lake Historical Playhouse was overrun with camels Aug. 22 as members of Houghton Lake Kiwanis and Houghton Lake Rotary teamed up to host what they hope will be an annual event. There was no spitting involved, just a good time. More...

Garden group plans trip to Old Mission

Members of the Kirtland Garden Club will meet Sept. 21 at 9:30 a.m. at Four Mile Road, Grayling. The group will be going to Brys Estates Vineyards & Winery on the Old Mission Peninsula in Traverse City. More...

IN THE SWING

Vocalist Paul King belts out a tune as the Rhythm Society Orchestra performs in the final concert of the season at the Markey Township Gazebo Aug. 23. More...

BACK TO LIFE

Sarah Vineyard portrays her great-great-greatgrandmother, Helen Richardson, during a cemetery walk at South Branch Township's Pioneer Cemetery near Roscommon Aug. 23. More...

Group seeks donations of school supplies

A Roscommon woman hopes a "brilliant idea" will turn into school supplies for area children in need. More...

Camp's aide to meet constituents

U.S. Rep. Dave Camp, R-Midland, is inviting residents from the 4th District who are having difficulty dealing with a federal agency to visit regional representative Brandon Darin today (Thursday) in Roscommon or Lake City. More...

Gladwin theatre group sets auditions

Gladwin Area Friends of the Theatre have announced auditions for the fall drama, "Taking Leave," by Nagle Jackson or "Picnic," by William Inge. Directors in the Gladwin area know they have difficulty getting men and boys out to auditions. More...

Blues concert set at Kirtland Center

Roscommon's Christmas in the Village will present its third annual blues concert featuring Charlie's Root Fusion Aug. 29. The concert is scheduled for 7 p.m. Aug. 29 at the Kirtland Center for the Performing Arts. More...

Class of '69 to reunite this weekend

Houghton Lake High School's Class of 1969 will meet for its 40th class reunion this weekend at Houghton Lake. Classmates may gather tomorrow (Friday) at 6 p.m. at Houghton Lake Marina, across from North Shore Lounge; Saturday at 11:30 a.m. More...

State retirees to hear about insurance

North Central Area Chapter 19, State Employee Retirees Association, will meet Sept. 1 at the Houghton Lake Community Center at 2 p.m. A representative from Blue Cross is expected to attend as guest speaker. More...

Click here for digital edition
2009-08-27 digital edition

Poll

What is your favorite Winter Olympic sport to watch?