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March 25, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Farmer picks fire department

The Delaware Fire Department has received $2,500 thanks to local farmer Richard Schroeder. Schroeder was selected as the 2015 America’s Farmers Grow Communities winner in Sanilac County. More...

News

On the job – Sanilac’s new 4-H coordinator

Meet Amy Miller, the new 4-H program coordinator for Sanilac County. The 27-year-old Blissfield native joined 4-H as a youngster…and never left. More...

Muxlow introduces bill to help stop animal abuse

“... It breaks my heart to see the chronic abuse and neglect people inflict upon animals in our state every day.”

State Rep. Paul Muxlow, R-Brown City, has reintroduced bipartisan, bicameral legislation to keep animals out of the hands of convicted animal abusers. More...

Marlette’s next school chief: what do citizens want?

MARLETTE — What qualities and characteristics should the next superintendent of schools possess? More...

Celebrations & Milestones

Lukshaitis wins national teacher award

Greg Lukshaitis has been honored as the National Adapted Physical Education Teacher of the Year. The announcement was made March 20, during the SHAPE America Society of Health and Physical Educators National Convention and Expo in Seattle, WA. More...

Peck insurance agency honored

The Presnell Agency of Peck has been recognized as a 2014 President’s Circle of Honor recipient for outstanding sales and service. More...

Martial arts students promoted

Nepper’s Martial Sciences Academy, Sandusky, announces promotions to the next level of development. More...

Court News

District Court

The following individuals have been sentenced in 73A District Court in Sanilac County: Danielle C. Kornefel, 26, Carsonville. Attempt to operate a motor vehicle without security, $625 fines & costs. More...

Circuit Court

The following individual was sentenced last week in 24th Judicial Circuit: More...

Reading for Granddad

The parents group at Sandusky Elementary School sponsored “Breakfast with Buddies” last week, with children inviting parents and other special guests to have breakfast with them. More...

Deckerville police chief set to retire

DECKERVILLE — The chief of police is stepping down. Tim Torp, 61, says he’ll retire as head of the Deckerville police force July 20, after running the department for 12 years. More...

‘I’m bleeding’

Sheriff Dept. losing staff

Sheriff Garry Biniecki has three letters of resignation from corrections officers on his desk, the latest in a worrisome trend he wants to stop. More...

Opinion

In My Opinion

Moderation

The word for today is simply “moderation” or “moderate”. This concept has been on my mind for quite a while now. Several years ago I read an article that pointed out that moderate Republicans were a disappearing species. More...

In Your Words

“Congress shall make no law... abridging the freedom of speech or of the press.”

No new taxes Dear Editor: May 2015 MI 7% Road Tax Increase More...

Obituaries

KENNETH CHARLES FAGAN

CARSONVILLE

Kenneth Charles Fagan, age 63, of Carsonville, born June 27, 1951 in Detroit, left this earth on March 21, 2015 to begin a new life. More...

MONICA M. CAMERON

MARLETTE

Monica M. Cameron, age 61, of Marlette passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2015 at Covenant Medical Center - Cooper in Saginaw. She was born May 16, 1953 in Cass City, the daughter of Edsel and Colleen (Markle) Ford. More...

WILLIAM HOWE

SNOVER

William (Bill) Howe, age 65, of Snover, passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2015. He was born February 10, 1950 in Gagetown. He married Judy Ann Hartel on December 23, 1967 in Argyle. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

FOOD/BENEFITS Friday March 27 Catfish Dinner, 4:30-7 p.m., Sandusky First United Methodist Church, 68 Lexington St., Sandusky. $10 adults, $8 ages 6-12, ages 5 and under free. --- More...

Sports

Sanilac County News’ 2014-15 All-County Girls Basketball Team

Anyone looking back at the last few All County Girls Basketball teams that the Sanilac County News has selected can see that there has not been a set format for our final decisions. More...

Correction

In the Sanilac County News issue of 3-18-15 a major error was made in a headline on the front page of the sports section. More...

Photo

This original outdoor painting by Joe Lathrop, a native of Deckerville, will be one of the prizes given away at this Saturday’s Annual European Pheasant Fundraiser put on by Deckerville Communi More...

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