May 26, 2011 RSS feed / News

Delay of sentence, restitution ordered

The former treasurer of the Association to Rescue Kritters, Nancy A. Jackson, Prudenville, has been sentenced in 34th Circuit Court, Roscommon, on an embezzlement charge. More...

Service club sign approved by Village of Roscommon council

Rotary Club of Roscommon president Thomas O’Brien presented the Village of Roscommon Council with a proposal that would include the construction of a sign that would allow service oriented groups to display their group’s symbols. More...

four new culverts for county road 300

A crew of Roscommon County Road Commission employees prepare to install a new culvert under County Road 300 on May 18. More...

Hospice of Helping Hands recognized as a ‘We Honor Veterans’ partner

It may surprise many people to learn that 25% of those who die every year in the U.S. are veterans. More...

RADL computer classes begin June 10

The Roscommon Area District Library will soon be offering free beginning computer classes to adult library patrons. Class size is limited, so early sign up is suggested. Patrons may sign up for one or all classes. More...

‘TIS THE SEASON

Gerry and Joann Kraft of Mid- Forest Lodge browse the flowers at Keith Jenema’s Living Way Greenhouses stand May 20 in front of the Houghton Lake Area Historical Playhouse. More...

Adoptable Pets

It’s that time of year again where the devoted volunteers and shelter employees test their endurance and rally to get the shelter animals down to the Detroit Zoo for the bi-annual “Meet Your Best Friends” event. More...

Library challenges adults to 10 minute promise

The Houghton Lake Public Library Summer Reading Program is challenging adults in the area to grab their favorite young person and make a 10 minute promise. More...

Eagles active in community

Parade Monday-

Rod Sedgeman is happy to talk about the good things that the Houghton Lake Eagles Club does for the community. He has served as its secretary for the past eight years. Although he is a veteran of the U.S. More...

KCC budget includes athletics

The Kirtland Community College Board of Trustees approved its 2011- 2012 budget May 19th with the inclusion of athletics after trustee Richard Silverman presented the board with a proposed athletics budget. More...

Cuts from Lansing to make their way to Houghton Lake Community Schools

As the 2011-12 school budget season approaches, the Houghton Lake Community Schools Board of Education Monday heard from its finance committee about pending cuts coming from the State Legislature. More...

insp ecti on

Roscommon County Road Commission engineering technician Roger Saxton inspects the “slurry” for debris and to make sure it is flowing from a Team Elmers truck at the proper speed. More...

DAY OF TRAINING

Civil Air Patrol Cadets (left to right) Colby Morris and Mile Stajic, both of Houghton Lake, and Destiny Duncan of Grayling, all of the AuSable Cadet Squadron, receive drill instruction from cadet Ma More...

Lyon Fellowship Club to gather

The Lyon Fellowship Club will hold its “Welcome Back Snowbirds” party June 1, starting with cocktails and appetizers at 5 p.m. at the Lyon Township Hall, 7851 West Higgins Lake Dr., Higgins Lake. More...

MAKE-OVER

Members of the Zonta Club of Roscommon County Area spruced up space at River House, Inc., Grayling the weekend of May 14-15 by “adopting a bedroom.” The women provided new bedding, includ More...

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