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August 20, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Deputies investigate several crashes

Sanilac County sheriff’s deputies investigated separate traffic accidents recently involving injuries to a bicycle rider, a motorcyclist and 3 occupants of a car. More...

Boyfriend pleads to heroin charges

A Carsonville man arrested for heroin trafficking has pled guilty to an amended charge, while his girlfriend heads to trial. More...

News

Expect more roadwork in Croswell next summer

CROSWELL — The city’s multi-million dollar 2013 revamp of its main street is still a recent memory for downtown businesses, but the city isn’t done yet. More...

Trial set in caregiver’s embezzlement case

A Sandusky woman is scheduled for trial in September for allegedly embezzling from an elderly resident of an assisted living center. More...

Get your cheeseburger on at MargaritaFest

Grab your silly hat, your leis, your pirate costume and your parrot, because Lexington’s annual Jimmy Buffett tribute is coming to town! The seventh annual Margaritafest will be held Aug. 22-23 in Tierney Park adjacent to the harbor. More...

Obituaries

LEILA I. CONOLY

ARKANSAS

Leila I. Conoly, age 98, passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2014 in Ozark, Ark. She was born August 4, 1916 in Mt. Morris. She and Harold Leland Conoly were married March 1, 1941 in Napoleon, Ohio. He passed away October 23, 2004. More...

LAURA MARIE BREWER

CROSWELL

Laura Marie Brewer (Mini), age 49, passed away on Thursday, August 14, 2014 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. More...

RICHARD L. TANTON

PECK

Richard L. Tanton, age 68, of Peck, formerly of Deckerville, passed away Monday, August 11, 2014 in the Martinez Adult Foster Care Home. He was born August 2, 1946 in Sandusky, the son of the late Leigh and Jean Tanton. More...

Court News

Marriages

Barbaraan H. (Shutt) Burton of Carsonville & Jason A. Mach of Port Sanilac Crystal L. Diamond of Peck & Scott A. Decker of Peck Stephanie L. Woollen of Peck & Andrew S. Mayer of Peck Laurie L. More...

Divorces

Timothy M. Mazei v Karyn S. Mazei Melissa A. Hayward v Robert L. Hayward Jr. More...

District Court

The following people have been sentenced or bound over to circuit court in 73A District Court in Sanilac County: Vito S. Palazzolo, 19, Applegate. More...

4-H royalty 2014 crowned

The 2014 Sanilac County 4-H King and Queen were crowned Sunday, as the Sanilac County 4-H Fair opened for a week of activities. More...

Man pleads to Peck meth lab

A Sandusky man suspected in three methamphetamine cases has pled guilty to operating and maintaining a meth lab near Peck. Jason Geraldo, 35, entered the plea Thursday after waiving his preliminary examination in 73rd District Court. More...

Sanilac Bean Queen crowned

A 20-year-old Sandusky woman has been crowned the 2014 Sanilac County Bean Queen. More...

Opinion

In My Opinion

Be active ‘for the health of it’

Sanilac County is a great place to live and lead a healthy lifestyle! We have 4 fabulous parks with year round activity to keep us moving which includes hiking, fishing, kayaking, and barrier free playground equipment for the kids. More...

In Your Words

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

Funtastic Family Fair a great success Dear Editor: More...

Celebrations & Milestones

Gerstenbergers celebrate 25th

Dennis and Christine (Gerstenberger) Childers of Brown City celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary at a surprise party. They were married July 29, 1989. The party was held July 26 at the First United Methodist Fellowship Hall in Marlette. More...

Quiz bowl scholar

Adam Krause (right), a 2014 graduate of Marlette High School, receives a $250 quiz bowl scholarship from Bruce Irland, director of the Thumb Area Quiz Bowl League. More...

Albrecht, Griffith engagement

Mark and Beth Albrecht of Sandusky and Dennis and Luann Griffith of Port Sanilac announce the engagement of their children, Megan Albrecht and Adam Griffith. More...

Sports

Raiders adapting to life after Schaub

MHS could be in mix for East football title

MARLETTE - Brad Schaub was an all-state football and basketball player, plus a darn good baseball player, in his athletic career at Marlette High School. And, he will be missed greatly. More...

C-L spikers looking to continue success

Hope to defend title at Hatchet Inv. this Saturday

CROSWELL - The Cros-Lex volleyball program had little to show for itself in terms of championships until the 2010 season. But, from there on, the Lady Pioneers have become a power in the Thumb area and beyond. More...

Huron Shores Golf Club Two-Man Invitational

8-15/16-14Results(top 3 teams in each flight) More...

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