Roberta Lucille Smith, 73, of Houghton Lake passed away July 28, 2015 at home surrounded by her loving family.
Roberta was born on September 18, 1941 in Midland to Joseph and Rosella (Wendt) Vennard. She grew up in Midland and graduated from Midland Community Schools. She and Robert E. Smith … MORE
By Jenny Fiebelkorn
GRAYLING — Grayling native Tobias Neal recently visited Devereaux Memorial Library to show off his new comic book series “The Sword” for the Superhero Summer Reading event. About twenty children showed up to hear … MORE
By Keith Salowich
Camp Westminster, on the north side of Higgins Lake, recently celebrated its 90th anniversary in grand fashion.
The faith-based nonprofit organization attempts to offer campers an opportunity to both experience nature, and to strengthen their relationship with God. … MORE
FAIRVIEW – When Tom Trimmer, owner of Pampered Beef, raises his voice with a singsong “Come boss!” the cattle grazing in the back 40 of his Fairview farm lift their heads. As he dumps two buckets of a mix of non-GMO corn, … MORE
ROSCOMMON–The Roscommon chapter of the Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel (RARSP) will conduct its last meeting of the summer August 10 at the Roscommon Area District Library in Roscommon.
The guest speaker will be Dr. Thomas Quinn, Kirtland Community College President. He will explain new programs at the college to … MORE
Life celebrations have been planned for Roscommon resident Rettia Waack who died July 3, 2015.
A local gathering to share memories will be held at Fred’s of Roscommon August 7 at noon.
A memorial service will be conducted in Livonia at 10 a.m. August 15at Newburgh Church in Greenmead (Livonia … MORE
Eleanor H. Hartwig, 104, of Roscommon passed away July 24, 2015 at her daughter’s home surrounded by her loving family.
Eleanor was born in Royal Oak on July 25, 1910 to Henry and Elizabeth (Hesselbacher) Melchert. She married Norman Hartwig July 7, 1934 in Detroit.
She resided in Roscommon for … MORE
Jerry Edward Nunn, age 55, passed away at his home with his loving family by his side on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 after his battle with cancer.
Jerry was a resident of Lupton, MI. He was born on November 22, … MORE
ROSCOMMON–The Roscommon County Literacy Council will present a series of stories and activities for preschool children and their parents to do together during the months of August and September. The activities will take place at the Roscommon Area District Library, 106 Lake St., Roscommon, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. … MORE
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced today that, due to recent warm temperatures and lack of rain, many portions of the state are seeing “high” to “very high” fire danger. The conditions are expected to remain for the next few days and into the weekend.
Dan Laux, fire prevention … MORE