June 30, 2011 RSS feed / Happenings

His Way Trio to perform at CRAF Center July 6

His Way Trio will perform at the gazebo on the lawn of the CRAF Center, Roscommon, July 6 at 7 p.m.  The group was formed nine years ago “with the belief that God works His master plan through them with the message of faith, hope, mercy an More...

Interest in research, history develops into authoring a book

Author W. E. Tudor has penned two books during his writing career and did not mind spending hours of his time in historical libraries pouring over documents as reference for his new book “The Early History of Roscommon County.”  More...

ABWA to host garage, bake sale

The American Business Women’s Association will host a garage and bake sale July 1-2 at the Old Stone Hall in Denton Township.  A variety of baked goods will be on sale. Donations will be accepted. More...

Lake City’s ‘Greatest Fourth in the North’ set for June 29-July 4

Lake City’s “Greatest Fourth in the North” will kick off June 29 and conclude July 4.  The festival will include a battle of the bands, a $1,000 karaoke contest, a grand parade, beach volleyball, children’s day, a six-day More...

HELPING CANCER PATIENTS

The Red Coach Ladies, a group of women that met through their husbands who worked at GM Fisher Body, have supplied 10,000 cancer hats and 750 lap robes to Michigan hospitals in areas including Traver More...

Boy Scouts to wash cars July 2

The Boy Scouts of Houghton Lake Troop 955 will hold a “donations only” car wash July 2.  The car wash will be hosted by Advance Auto in Prudenville from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.   More...

1959 Chevy wins Eddy ‘best of show’ at Eagles car show

Fifty of the approximately 70 cars entered in the car show June 25 held at the Houghton Lake Eagles Club to benefit the American Cancer Society earned a trophy.  The top prize, however, Best of Show, was given to Terry Eddy of Houghton Lake.&nbs More...

Soul’s Harbor to host ‘Kidz Klub’ day camp starting July 6

Soul’s Harbor Worship Center, 250 Lake St., Roscommon, is offering a free day camp, called Kidz Klub, to children ages six to 16.  The camp will run from July 6 to Aug. 12 and be open every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m. More...

Summer events planned at Roscommon library

The Roscommon Area District Library has a wide array of programming planned during the 2011 Summer Reading Program.  On July 1 at 10:30 a.m. More...

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL WINNERS

(Above) The First Baptist Church, Prudenville, Vacation Bible School helmet winners were (left to right) Gabby Workman, Madison Hartsuff, Austin Bratcher and Cameron Harned. More...

Curves hosting ‘Lunch and Learn’

Curves of Prudenville has scheduled for the summer a series of informative “Lunch and Learn” sessions. More...

State retirees to meet July 5

The regular meeting of the North Central Area Chapter 19, State Employee Retirees Association, will be held July 5 at the Houghton Lake Community Center at 2 p.m.  All retired state employees and their spouses are invited.   More...

Pig roast planned July 23 at Artesia Youth Park

Artesia Youth Park will host a pig roast July 23 from noon to 4 p.m. More...

FORT BUILDERS

With school out Glenn Howell, 12, and Tim Sandera, 12, spent an overcast rainy day and used their imaginations to build an urban fort constructed of ferns and downed tree branches for the camouflaged More...

HELPING THEm SING

Grants were recently awarded to the Houghton Lake Community School District through the Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF) to assist the new choir director, Tim Greiner, with the choir prog More...

Volunteers sought by Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency

Northwest Michigan Community Action Agency (NMCAA), a non-profit agency, is currently seeking volunteers to assist in several different capacities.  More...

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