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August 25, 2010 RSS feed / Front Page

Worth wins appeal; $30M project on hold

WORTH TWP. - In a stunning reversal, the township won its appeal against the Department of Natural Resources and Environment. The agency cannot mandate the township to correct numerous failing septics leaking raw sewage into Lake Huron. More...

The couple and court

The 2010 Sanilac County 4-H King and Queen were crowned and their royal court introduced Sunday evening at the 4-H Fair. The fair runs through Saturday. More...

News

Young mom’s murder shocks Croswell

CROSWELL - Jennifer Gonzalez was a bubbly, bouncy 24-year-old who loved her children, loved her mom, family and friends, loved to shop and eat pizza and simply loved life. More...

Sanilac libraries receive federal computer grants

Sanilac County libraries will be receiving new computers through the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program funded by the federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. More...

Deckerville hires principal

DECKERVILLE - Another Deckerville graduate will help run the school district. Steve Noble, a member of the Class of 1995, was hired as high school principal Monday evening. His salary is $77,000. More...

Obituaries

DONALD EVARD ANDERSON

CASS CITY

Donald E. “Andy” Anderson, age 77, of Cass City and Caro, passed away Friday, August 6, 2010 in United Hospice of Residence Center. He was born April 9, 1933 in Deckerville, the son of Evard and Ethel (Kester) Anderson. More...

RUTH A. GRANT

LEXINGTON

Ruth A. Grant, age 90, of Lexington, passed away Saturday, August 21, 2010 in Regency on the Lake, Fort Gratiot. She was born January 30, 1920 in Lexington Township, the daughter of the late George and Mada (Carr) Merrill. More...

HILDA M. GARBUTT

FORT GRATIOT

Hilda Marie Garbutt, age 86, passed away Thursday, August 19, 2010 in Port Huron. She was the daughter of Henry and Edna (Sly) Locke. Born December 1, 1923 on a farm in Worth Township, Sanilac County, Michigan. More...

Sports

Area football teams kick-off season Friday night

Several key games on

One of the warmest summers we have had in years is not quite over, at least, officially until September 23. The start of the high school football season in the area this Friday night will also see some heat, in a different way.A More...

Lifting success!

Beau Boswell, 15, of Croswell, pulls up 385 pounds on this deadlift try Saturday in Port Huron. The Cros-Lex Powerlifting Club sponsored the event as a fund-raiser and netted $1,000 for the program. More...

Prep sports calendar

Wed., Aug. 25 Boys soccer - Brown City at USA 5 p.m.; Cros-Lex at Yale 4:30; Sandusky at Bad Axe 5 p.m.; Marlette at Harbor Beach 5 p.m. Boys tennis - Cros-Lex at St. Clair Inv. 8 a.m. Thurs., Aug. 26 More...

Woman dies in ‘vicious...rage’

Bloodied suspect called mom for ride home

CROSWELL - Police Chief Dave Hall will seek murder charges against the 15-year-old Imlay City youth who is the prime suspect in the Aug. 15 murder of Jennifer Gonzalez. More...

A royal gathering

The 2010 Sanilac County Bean Queen was crowned Sunday evening at 4-H Fair. Queen Ashley Hooper (center, left) is the daughter or Ron and Sherry Hooper of Deckerville. She is a freshman at St. More...

County intends to sell two buildings

What do Sanilac County government and the Sanilac Economic Alliance have in common? They’re both short on cash. More...

Long-time officers to leave sheriff department

Two veteran law enforcement officers will be leaving the sheriff department, opening the door for promotions from within the department’s ranks. More...

Opinion

Thanks to Hogtown

Dear Editor: United Hospice Service of Marlette Regional Hospital would like to express our gratitude to all of the organizers, riders and supporters of Hogtown, Inc. More...

Aunt’s passing brings memories

Dear Editor: Ilene Rienecki, 82, passed away July 29. Ilene was a long time resident of Peaceful View AIS home in Marlette. She lived with people who loved and cared for her several years before becoming terminally ill a week ago. More...

Former disappointed with paper

Dear Editor: More...

Celebrations & Milestones

Dales celebrate 50th anniversary

Kirk and Carol (Dey) Dale of Marlette Township celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married June 4, 1960 in Troy at Troy Baptist Church. Kirk and Carol were high school sweethearts and married while Kirk was in the Navy. More...

Dandison wed

Kristen Jane Basler and John Patrick Francis Dandison were married June 25 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Port Sanilac. The Rev. Paul Bala officiated. A reception was held at the Thomas Edison Inn in Port Huron. More...

Happy 90th, Jeanne!

Jeanne Elizabeth Johnson of Sandusky will celebrate her 90th birthday on Sat., Aug. 28. Family, friends and neighbors are welcome to her party at the Memorial Park, four miles west of Sandusky on M-46 at 1 p.m.. More...

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