January 24, 2013 RSS feed / Happenings

New RCCF fund to assist Rosco Historic Model Train Club

The Roscommon Historic Model Train Club is now supported by a new building fund through the Roscommon County Community Foundation. It is the RCCF’s first new fund for 2013. More...

WINTER IN ST. HELEN DRAWING WINNERS

The St. Helen Chamber of Commerce asked Charlton Heston Academy students in grades six through eight to design the medallion for the Winter in St. Helen Medallion Hunt. More...

Food drive planned Jan. 26 in St. Helen

A food drive is slated for Jan. 26 at the Lake St. Helen Baptist Church, St. Helen. The food drive is sponsored by the church, Project H.O.P.E., and the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan. The food drive will begin at 9 a.m. More...

Cub Scout cake auction on Jan. 31

Roscommon Cub Scout Pack 3944, Roscommon, will host its third annual cake auction Jan. 31 at 6:30 p.m. at the Roscommon Knights of Columbus Hall. More...

KCC honors MLK through ‘Day of Service’

In recognition of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day on Jan. 21, Kirtland Community College students gave their time participating in events for the MLK National Day of Service. More...

Richfield library offers activities during winter

The Richfield Township Public Library is participating in the 2013 Hot Reads for Cold Nights! program by playing Book BINGO. More...

Free Better Breathing series to be offered by Mercy Hospital

Beginning in February, Mercy Hospital Grayling will hold a free eightweek “Better Breathing” series aimed at improving the quality of life for adults suffering from emphysema, chronic bronchitis, asthma and other breathing problems. More...

Racers, spectators enjoy first day of snowmobile drags

On Friday, Jan. 18, the first of two days of racing, Mikayla McCane of Twining, with the help of her family and friends, hauled three Arctic Cats to the Tip-up Town Snowmobile Drags, an XF 800 Pro, an 1100 and a 600. More...

MSU Extension begins ‘Eating Right Nutrition’ series Jan. 31

Eating Right Nutrition weekly series at Michigan State University Extension will begin Jan. 31 continuing each Thursday through March 28. The series will be held in the MSUE Conference Room in the Roscommon County Building. More...

Rep. Camp plans constituent hours in county Jan. 29

United States Rep. Dave Camp recently announced his monthly office hours held by his regional representatives in various locations around the Fourth District to help those residents who are in need of assistance with a federal agency. More...

Third annual RADL wine tasting Feb. 17

The Friends of the Roscommon Area District Library will host the third annual Wine Tasting Winter Social event on Feb. 17 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Ralph A. MacMullan Conference Center, located on the north end of Higgins Lake at 104 Conservation Dr. More...

Wilson family benefit dinner set for Feb. 11

A benefit dinner will be held Feb. 11 for the family of the late Brandon Wilson, 21, Merritt. Wilson was actively involved in the community as a firefighter on the Merritt Area Fire Department. More...

Sweethearts dance set for Feb. 14

The Knights of Columbus Prince of Peace Council will host a “Sweethearts Night” Feb. 14 at the hall, 165 West Federal Highway, Roscommon. More...

Free Community Dinner planned

Good Shepherd United Methodist Church will be offering a Free Community Dinner on Jan. 31 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. The menu will be Italian meatball hoagies, relishes, applesauce, chips, coffee, tea, fruit punch, milk and cupcakes. All are invited. More...

Tix available for Wertz Warriors event

A change of venue is planned as Houghton Lake welcomes the Wertz Warriors during the 9th Annual Community Reception planned for Feb. 4 at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Prudenville. More...

LEARNING FROM THE PROFESSIONALS

On Jan. 17, members of Girl Scout Troop 923 visited the Denton Township EMT building for a first aid training session with paramedic Joe Rubino. More...

‘Unique’ dresses sought for story

In preparation for the Resorter’s annual bridal guide, we are seeking pictures of you in an ugly or “unique” bridesmaids dresses or wedding gowns. More...

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