Access the Sanilac County News 24/7 with our new mobile device link at msc.mihomepaper.com.

As of January 12th, an online subscription will be required to view the latest news on this website.
Click here for more information and to subscribe.

July 16, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Cros-Lex school chief to be named

Julie Western lone applicant

CROSWELL — The Croswell-Lexington School Board was scheduled to meet Tuesday night to discuss naming a new superintendent. More...

Cutting the ribbon on improvements

State, county and local officials gathered Friday afternoon to dedicate some $700,000 worth of improvements to Sanilac County Evergreen Park on M-53 in Evergreen Township. More...

News

Marlette’s Dog Days howling, tail-wagging event

MARLETTE — The Dog Days of Summer returns for another year with dozens of activities on the schedule, July 17-20. More...

9 gardens go on display at Lexington walk

LEXINGTON — The Lakeshore Garden Club hosts its biennial garden walk this weekend. Nine gardens will go on display from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, July 19. The gardens being featured this year include: More...

Minden City tractor pull this weekend

MINDEN CITY – The 2014 Minden City Tractor Pull is Fri., July 18 and Sat., July 19 at the Francis Lautner Memorial Park. Mud volleyball, kids’ activities and a refreshment tent are also part of the weekend here. More...

Celebrations & Milestones

Grant-Walsh wed

Catherine Ann Grant and Kyle Brendan Walsh were married April 26 at Mary, Seat of Wisdom Chapel, Thomas More College, Crestview Hills, Kentucky. More...

Our Savior welcomes new minister

MARLETTE — He hasn’t bought a farm; he doesn’t own any livestock; but there’s a new ‘shepherd’ in Marlette. More...

5 generations

Five generations gathered for a family photo during Easter. Left to right: Great-grandmother Carol Reed of Yale; mother Makayla Henderson holding Carter W. More...

Sports

Just like he never left ...

Brabant back on Tigers’ sideline after brief hiatus

SANILAC TWP. — Tim Brabant already had a memorable, and historic, four-year stint as head football coach at Carsonville-Port Sanilac high School when he decided to step down last November. More...

State qualifiers!

Two Port Sanilac youth turned in strong performances this past Sunday at the Grand Traverse County BMX State Qualifier race in Traverse City. More...

Pirate teammates to play football at Olivet

Haener, York helped Peck to State title

PECK - Tristen Haener and Brandyn York were important cogs in the machinery that led the Peck Pirates to an MHSAA 8-Man state football championship last November. The two will now move on to the collegiate level this fall. More...

Neighbors block zoning change

BROWN CITY — The zoning for the former Faith Baptist Church on Main Street will remain the same. More...

Local 11th graders’ scores improve

Sanilac County’s 11th graders performed better this year on the majority of the state merit exams than last year’s students. More...

Man rescued from sinking boat

PORT SANILAC — Sheriff deputies rescued a Lexington man from a sinking boat near the Port Sanilac harbor Monday morning. At approximately 7:30 a.m. More...

Opinion

In My Opinion

No sense in half-way

In the scope of things, we are half way through summer. It isn’t a case of half full or half empty, rather than half way through what will be. We are just half way between Memorial Day and Labor Day. More...

In Your Words

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

Superintendents support Drug Task Force Dear Editor: The seven local school districts and the Sanilac ISD support the many efforts of the Sanilac County Drug Task Force. More...

Obituaries

WILLIAM JOSEPH RADECKI

CLIFFORD

William (Bill) Joseph Radecki, age 78, of Luzerne, formerly of Clifford, passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014 in Clifford. He was born September 5, 1935 in Pontiac, the son of the late Stanley (Rudy) and Norma (Wolgast) Radecki. More...

ROBERT EDWARD KELLY

SANDUSKY

Robert Edward Kelly, age 78, of Sandusky, passed away Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at Sanilac Medical Care Facility in Sandusky. He was born October 5, 1935 in Sandusky, the son of the late Alger and Gladys (Smith) Kelly. More...

BILLIE R. WILCOX

BROWN CITY

Billie R. Wilcox, age 83 of Brown City, passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014 at Autumnwood of Deckerville in Deckerville. He was born September 11, 1930 in Marlette, the son of the late Amber and Veda (Kohn) Wilcox. He attended Marlette High School. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

FOOD/BENEFITS Saturday July 19 Soup & sandwich lunch, Deckerville Community Center, Main Street, Deckerville 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Sponsored by caring Christians. Sunday July 20 More...

Court News

District Court

The following people have been sentenced or bound over to circuit court in 73A District Court in Sanilac County: Stephen M. Clark, 45, Croswell. Operate intoxicated 3rd offense, operate high blood alcohol content. Waived preliminary exam, bound over. More...

Marriages

Cristina V. Fusco of Lexington & Richard D. Killian of Lexington Andria L. Grifka of Peck & Robert B. Smith of Peck Kimberly F. (Fountaine) Grove of Flint & Delmer A. Frostic Jr. of Applegate Trisha L. Johnson of Palms & Travis D. More...

Divorces

Chantelle Adamson v Jason Adamson Cheryl M. Clark v Steven M. Clark Roy E. Koehler III v Vicki A. Koehler More...

Copyright © 2009-2014 Sanilac County News, All Rights Reserved

Special Sections

View Brew Fest


Find out more