ROSCOMMON–The Roscommon Metropolitan Recreational Authority (RMRA) recently received an award from a Fund administered by the Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF).
RMRA has plans to renovate the Metro Park located at 208 George Street, in the Village of Roscommon, as the equipment is dilapidated and unsafe. Since the Metro Park … MORE
COUNTY–Poets of all ages who receive services from Northern Lakes Community
Mental Health (CMH) are encouraged to enter their original poetry in the Creative Minds Changing Minds Poetry Project. Northern Lakes CMH, in partnership with the Michigan Association of Community Mental Health Boards, is sponsoring a poetry project featuring the work of … MORE
ROSCOMMON COUNTY–Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Lakes (BBBS) recently received an award from The Roscommon County Kellogg Youth Funds administered by the Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF).
BBBS helps children in critical circumstances in our county by providing extra support and friendship for them while they are growing up. … MORE
Bessie M. Hankinson, 89, of Higgins Lake passed away Dec. 6, 2014 at Grayling Mercy Hospital.
Bessie was born in Detroit on Oct. 18, 1925 to John Arthur and Mabel Bessie (Kitley) Towlerton. She married Joseph Hankinson June 7, 1947 in Detroit. He preceded her in death on April 7, … MORE
Paint iconic holiday-themed designs onto frosted sugar cookies using Flavor Paints – a delicious mix of extract and food color. McCormick’s Easy Painted Sugar Cookies guide makes it easy to turn simple sugar cookies into personalized place settings and gifts. Little … MORE
ROSCOMMON COUNTY–The Roscommon County Animal Shelter (RCAS) has recently received $717.00 from Funds administered by the Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF). The funds represent the annual disbursement from the Viola J. Moore Animal Fund and the Rubye Cunningham Memorial Fund.
RCAS is an animal shelter serving the towns of Roscommon, … MORE
Lorraine B. Milnes, 83, passed away Dec. 12, 2014 at her daughter Bonnie’s home, surrounded by her family.
Lorraine was born July 16, 1931 in Flint to Carl Delbert and Mary Bertha (Miller) Boshaw. She resided in Roscommon since 1969 … MORE
By Deborah I. Gouin
HOUGHTON LAKE – Bill Randall is best known as the quick witted waiter that serves up heaping portions of hospitality to accompany his wife Patty’s great dishes at Powell’s Restaurant. At Powell’s, Randall jokes with his … MORE
By Theresa Boggs
COUNTY – It’s that time a year again. Time to shop for gifts and stock up on food and goodies for the holiday season. Time to hang the lights and deck the halls. Time to get … MORE
By Theresa Ekdom
ROSCOMMON – Every Columbus Day weekend, the local Knights of Columbus hold a fundraiser, their ‘Campaign for People with Intellectual Disabilities’ often referred to as their ‘Tootsie Roll Drive.’ They recently donated the proceeds from this drive to the Area 4 Special Olympics and to R.O.O.C, a … MORE