Roscommon Historical Society receives Scott Family and Roscommon State Bank donations

ROSCOMMON – The Roscommon Historical Society recently received several donations of historical items from local residents.

Nilah Scott Mason contributed a large collection of her Scott family’s history from the Roscommon area, dating back to the 1870s.

McReynolds, a longtime employee of the Roscommon State Bank, donated a complete collection … MORE

Teacher wins forensics award


By Cynthia Ekdom

ROSCOMMON-Annette Murray, the theater director and english teacher at Roscommon High School, was announced as the recent recipient of the Diana Rose Award from the Michigan Interscholastic Forensic Association (MIFA) at the end of the regional tournament in Midland … MORE

Donna Jean Abel memorial

A memorial Mass for Donna Jean Abel who died December 25, 2013 will be at 11 a.m. April 26 at St. Hubert Catholic Church at Higgins Lake officiated by Fr. Bernard Tyler. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery also at Higgins Lake.  Arrangements are by Walsh Funeral Home, Roscommon. 

Out and About for April

21 – Roscommon County Relay for Life committee and team meeting 6:30 p.m. St. Helen VFW Post

21 – Red Cross Blood Drive, VFW Post Hall, 219 Terrace Drive, Roscommon.  12 – 5:45 p.m.

21 – ACT NOW community meeting, 7 p.m. Gerrish Township hall.

22 – Earth Day MovieMORE

ARK hosting baby shower

HOUGHTON LAKE – Association to Rescue Kritters, (A.R.K.) will be having a Baby Shower at the Houghton Lake Tractor Supply May 3 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The A.R.K. needs to get ready for “Baby Season”.  During the Spring the A.R.K. welcomes many orphaned and injured wildlife on a … MORE