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May 26, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Sandusky doctor resigns

Mohammed ElRahman, M.D., an internist with McKenzie Health System in Sandusky has announced his resignation as an active staff member at the hospital effective July 2. He and his family will be relocating to Florida. More...

News

Peck OK’s EDGE; will study bullying policy

The Peck School Board has adopted the EDGE Program for home schooled high school students or those considering alternative education. “The EDGE program is for students with unique needs,” said coordinator Katie Gordon. More...

Cros-Lex groundbreaking June 2

The Croswell-Lexington School District will officially break ground on its major revamp of the high school in less than two weeks. An official groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. More...

CPS adds on-line high school education

CARSONVILLE – The Carsonville-Port Sanilac School District is reaching out to homeschooled and alternative education students with an online program. More...

Obituaries

MARGUERITE F. WISCHMAN • MARLETTE

Marguerite F. Wischman, age 98, of Marlette, passed away Saturday, May 22, 2010 at her home. She was born October 17, 1911 in Marlette, Michigan the daughter of the late Emil and Alma (Seifferlein) Gisch. More...

GARY W. PETERSON • DECKERVILLE

Gary W. Peterson, age 73, a long time resident of Deckerville, passed away peacefully in his home with his family by his side Friday, May 14, 2010 He was born March 8, 1937 in Detroit, the son of the late Carl and Olive (Williamson) Peterson. More...

WARREN JOHN BACHSCHMIDT, SR. MARLETTE

Warren John Bachschmidt, Sr., age 87, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 20, 2010. He was born on September 18, 1922 to John Henry and Margaret Bachschmidt. He married Claudine Pierce on April 2, 1948. More...

Sports

Exciting County track meet expected Thursday

Gold medals, Athletes of the Meet up for grabs

MARLETTE - Temperatures are expected to be in the mid-to-upper 80s, but the air won’t be the only thing heated up tomorrow (Thursday, May 27) at the Sanilac County News Track & Field Meet at Marlette High School. More...

Pioneers run away with BWAC, County golf championships

Tigers win NCTL, ‘Skins lead GTC East

Coach Dennis Fabbri has had some high hopes for the Cros- Lex golf team the last couple of seasons, but the Pioneers had come up a little short. This spring, though, has been a whole different story. More...

Lady Devils’ title reign on the line

Mayville looking to dethrone East softball champs

BROWN CITY - After some early setbacks in league play, it looked like, perhaps, Brown City’s recent dominance in GTC East softball may be over this season. Look again. More...

Man charged in fire truck theft

A Marlette man facing criminal charges stemming from the theft of a fire truck will be evaluated for mental competency. More...

Jail estimates higher than expected

The architect for the Sanilac County Jail expansion and renovation project reported the cost of the new addition could exceed estimates by as much as $1 million. More...

Step by step:

Sibilias’ 2600 mile wilderness trek

PACIFIC CREST TRAIL - What is the secret to spending five months hiking through remote wilderness with your spouse? “It’s love, communication and compromise...and keeping 1/2 mile in between us,” said Dawn Regnier Sibilia, 43. More...

Opinion

IN MY OPINION

Personal glimpse into hospice

I have been involved with hospice care at United Hospice Service since 1988 and was recently appointed to the director’s position. I feel privileged to have been a part of caring for over 2,000 patients and their families. More...

Corrections & Clarifications

Fred McDowell is the instructor at the Marlette Learning Center. —- The woman with the Golden Retriever in last week’s Mutt Strut photo is Carol Turner of Deckerville. More...

Track teams gives back to community

Dear Editor, The CPS Boy’s and Girl’s Track teams participated in a community service project on April 17th. More...

Celebrations & Milestones

Five generations

Seated - Great-great grandparents Raeola and Russell Chisholm of Peck hold Hayden Lee Sweet. Standing, from left, great-grandmother Sharron Sweet, grandfather Steve Sweet, and granddaughter and mother Disa Sweet, all of Sandusky. More...

Speed - Soule wed

Sara Speed and Nathan Soule were married Oct 10, 2009 at the Croswell Wesleyan Church. The reception was held at Lakeview Hills Resort in Lexington. Sara is the daughter of Tim and Mary Speed of Croswell. More...

Democrats award scholarships

The Sanilac County Democratic Party, as part of its Blue Tiger Democrats Committee, awarded $500 scholarships to local essay contest winners John Dawson and Nicole Pries. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

FOOD/BENEFITS Sunday May 30 Sunday Breakfast, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Lexington Masonic Lodge, 6964 Huron, Lexington. Adults $6, children $3. More...

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