January 24, 2013 RSS feed / News

Mercy enhancing healthy visitor efforts

Mercy Hospital Grayling is working to meet the challenge of caring for its communities during this highly active flu season. One of the most important tools in fighting the transmission of flu is limiting exposure. More...

RAPS board appoints committee members

Members of a number of board committees were named by Board President Brian Hill during the regular monthly meeting of the Roscommon Area Public Schools Board of Education Jan. 16. More...

SUPERVISOR’S CHOICE

(Above) Gerrish Township Supervisor Frank Homola (right) presents Ralph Rowland with the Volunteer of the Year Award at the board’s Jan. 8 meeting. More...

PAINT YOUR LION

Brandie Matteson, manager of Family Video at Houghton Lake, applies color to a circus lion sculpted in snow January 17. More...

County Christian Choir rehearsing for cantata

Rehearsals for the Roscommon County Christian Choir will begin work on the Easter Cantata Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Abundant Grace Assembly of God Church, 903 East West Branch Road, Prudenville, at 10 a.m. More...

FIRST WINTER FEST KING AND QUEEN

King and Queen of the first Winter Fest at Houghton Lake High School are (right to left) senior Chris Sura and junior Taylor Mace. More...

Personal Action Toward Health workshop reviewed by COA

The Roscommon County Commission on Aging Jan. 16 meeting began with MaryAnn McClean of Mid Michigan Medical Center giving the board a presentation on the Personal Action Toward Health workshop she instructs. More...

Relay for Life Kick-off Jan. 28

The Kick-off for Relay for Life Roscommon County is set for Jan. 28 at 6 p.m. More...

Programming continues at RADL

As the winter months continue, the Roscommon Area District Library has events to keep cabin fever away for both children and adults. Upcoming adult programming includes Book Talk which is held each Wednesday at 1 p.m. The group will meet on Feb. More...

YEARS OF SERVICE

Gerrish Township employees with at least five years of service were recognized Jan. 8 at the township board’s regular meeting. More...

Basement upgrade approved for Lyon hall

The Lyon Township board, at its Jan. 16 meeting, approved an expenditure for the township hall. The basement of the hall is in need of some upgrades and the board approved spending up to $1,200. More...

Hospitality employment class begins Jan. 29 at Playhouse

A class in getting and maintaining employment in the hospitality field will be presented at the Houghton Lake Historical Playhouse by the Roscommon Regional Career Center beginning on Jan. 29. More...

New Rogers Family Endowment fund to aid Houghton Lake

The Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF) recently announced the establishment of the Rogers Family Endowment for Houghton Lake. More...

Journalist Ron Dzwonkowski at RADL

Patrons looking to have a great winter afternoon can join the Roscommon Area District Library staff on Feb. 7 at 4:30 p.m. when award winning journalist Ron Dzwonkowski visits. More...

Rowlands in concert Jan. 31

A concert featuring Ann and Will Rowland will take place Jan. 31 at the Grayling Senior Center, 308 Lawndale St., Grayling. More...

COLORING CONTEST WINNERS GET A RIDE WITH THE RCRC

(Left) Roscommon Elementary School second grader, Irelyn King (right, in truck) of Mrs. Michelle Milne’s class was the Roscommon County Road Commission’s coloring contest winner for RES. More...

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