June 7, 2012 RSS feed / Happenings

Forest Dunes raises over $1,000 for Ronald McDonald House

Forest Dunes and 9&10 News teamed up to raise $1,155 for the Ronald Mc- Donald House of Western Michigan on May 30 at a Beat The Pro event. More...

Classic country music coming to Wellington Farm June 23

Classic country music will be returning to the Wellington Farm, USA Mainstage beginning June 23. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. Price of admission is $12.50 per person. More...

HORSE ‘HOPES’ TO RAISE FUNDS

Area residents may find “Hope” on their front lawn as the Relay for Life team from Houghton Lake United Methodist Church raises money for the upcoming Relay for Life Roscommon County even More...

‘Dream Big Read!’ at HLPL

The staff at the Houghton Lake Public Library invites both children and adults to follow the summer reading program theme: “Dream Big Read!” like never before. More...

ROADEO DESIGNER

Alyssa Taylor, pictured with her parents Kelly and Scott, drew the winning design of the logo the Roscommon County Transportation Authority will use at the 31st Small Bus Roadeo June 23 at Houghton L More...

Car wash at Walgreens to benefit Relay

A car wash is planned Saturday at Walgreens in Prudenville to benefit Relay for Life. The car wash will run from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Donations will go to Relay for Life Roscommon County through the Walgreens #10489 team. More...

TRADITIONAL OBSERVANCE

American Legion Post 96 Commander George Kozlowski (right, reading from paper) gives the opening speech to honor fallen veterans at the Memorial Day ceremony held at Markey Cemetery on May 30. More...

Taming the Hazard

Residents from all over Roscommon County made the decision to dispose of their hazardous household waste responsibly Saturday during the first of two household hazardous waste collection days at the Central Michigan District Health Department. More...

Cheeseburger benefit Sunday for Rogers at Springbrook

A cheeseburger benefit will be held for Shelly Rowley Rogers on June 10 from noon to 6 p.m. at the Springbrook Inn. On Jan. 19, 2012 Shelly was diagnosed with metastatic lung cancer that has spread to her brain. More...

Grief support group to begin meeting at Good Shepherd

The Crawford Roscommon Suicide Prevention Coalition is holding a grief support group for those who have lost loved ones due to suicide starting tonight (Thursday, June 7). The group will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. More...

Farmer’s market coupon sales a Relay fundraiser

The Relay for Life team from the Houghton Lake United Methodist Church is selling coupons for the farmer’s market held on Fridays at the Houghton Lake Historical Playhouse. More...

‘Fraud Fest’ planned in Grayling June 28

The Crawford County Commission on Aging and Senior Center will be hosting its annual Fraud Fest conference on June 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Topics covered include home and personal safety, elder abuse, neglect, exploitation and financial security. More...

RADL summer program to begin June 19

The Roscommon Area District Library Summer Reading Program “Dream Big Read” will kick off June 19 with registration and a party featuring Tom Dale. Dale will be presenting an interactive bug program at 10:30 a.m. More...

Bake sale planned June 15 at NCACU in Roscommon

Good Shepherd Relay for Life Team will be holding a bake sale June 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. or until items are sold out at the North Central Area Credit Union in Roscommon. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society. More...

AmeriCorps volunteer to promote conservation with HLF, district

AmeriCorps member Karie Whitman’s summer will be full of green belting with native plants, recycling, environmental education and conservation as her first summer out of college will be spent volunteering with the Higgins Lake Foundation and th More...

Vets awarded medals for service in 50’s

Two Roscommon County veterans who served in the U.S. Armed Services during the 1950’s were honored with a long-delayed presentation of medals by Congressman Dave Camp at VFW Post 4034, Houghton Lake Monday. More...

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