ROSCOMMON – Sharon Zacny has been the Gerrish Township CERT (Citizens Emergency Response Team) Coordinator since 2011 when Don Granzine, the original CERT Coordinator, retired.
As the CERT Coordinator, Zacny works closely with Chief Brian Hill of the Gerrish Township Police … MORE
By Cari Talarico
ROSCOMMON-Members of the Babcock family were among the people who attended the recent Richardson School House 100 year anniversary at the Richardson School House in Roscommon. Siblings Phyliss Pfaff (West Branch), Yvonne Winter (West Branch), Walt Babcock (Rose City), and Marjorie Mischley (Alpena), former Roscommon Richardson School … MORE
By Pat Foxx
ST. HELEN-The St. Helen Civic Association implemented a new and improved bingo program this month.
There will be bigger larger payouts, new games andthey are bringing back a return of the Michigan Progressive Jackpot. They will be selling Charity Game tickets, otherwise known as ‘pull tabs.’ The … MORE
Linda Lee Antal, 61, of Higgins Lake passed away November 18, 2014 at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City.
Linda was born on February 27, 1953 in Oakland, California, to Leonard L. and Erma J. (Mangrum) Gomes. She married Paul T. Antal on December 17, 1973 in Taylor and they … MORE
ROSCOMMON COUNTY—The Otsego and Crawford-Roscommon Conservation Districts will be hosting two wreath making sessions in the first week of December. Participants will learn how to make their own wreaths with the help of conservation district staff and partners.
Lorraine Ruth “Rainy” Heupel, 64, of Houghton Lake passed away November 15, 2014 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Grand Rapids.
Lorraine was born on June 7, 1950 in Alpena to David and Mary (Joslin) Thompson. She grew up in the Atlanta area and graduated from Atlanta High School.
Lorraine was … MORE
Albert August Fraelich, 64, of Prudenville passed away on Monday November 17, 2014 following an automobile accident in Ogemaw County.
Albert was born on December 27, 1949 in Flint to Albert and Alberta (Ryan) Fraelich. He served as a decorated soldier in the Army during the Vietnam War.
Mr. … MORE
Bobby Earl Alexander, 67, of Higgins Lake, passed away Nov. 14, 2014 at home.
Bobby was born in Evansville, Indiana Jan. 2, 1947 to David Earl and Marie (Cain) Alexander. He married Susan L. Schwarz June 19, 1965 in Detroit.
Bobby resided in Higgins Lake for 12 years, coming from … MORE
Howard Richard McColley, 85, of Higgins Lake, formerly of Flint, died November 6, 2014 at his home. The funeral mass was November 10 at St. Hubert Catholic Church, Higgins Lake, officiated by Fr. Bernard Tyler. Graveside committal services with military honors were at New Calvary Cemetery in Flint.
Howard was … MORE
PRUDENVILLE–The Friends of Trestle Park (FOTP) are happy to announce the 1st Annual Trestle Park Express and Tree Lighting event December 6.
Beginning at 3 p.m., the FOTP volunteers will host a Kids’ Craft and Story Time at the Denton Township Hall (2565 South Gladwin Rd., Prudenville). Parents are welcome … MORE