This story is brought to you courtesy of the Roscommon County Voice*, covering the Northern Michigan communities of Roscommon, St. Helen, Houghton Lake, Higgins Lake and Grayling
ROSCOMMON COUNTY–Although many parts of the Upper Peninsula remain snow-covered, and weekend rain soaked a … MORE
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
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
When the C.O.O.R. Education Center began researching and planning to change the programs to a year-round schedule, we didn’t realize that Governor Rick Snyder would encourage all schools to develop a year-round calendar in his 2014 State of the State address. At the time staff began planning, we were just … MORE
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.
Florence Mae Pearce, 88, of St. Helen, passed away April 19, 2014 at The Brook of Roscommon.
Florence was born in Indiana, Pennsylvania on Dec. 15, 1925 to Ross Charles and Maude Mary (Gibson) Muckle. She married Jack Edwin Pearce on July 29, 1949 in Indiana, Pennsylvania. He preceded her … MORE
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 Movie … MORE
ROSCOMMON– Everyone visiting the Roscommon Area District Library during National Library Week entered to win prizes. Winners were drawn by the children who participated in the Life-Sized Candy Land game on Saturday.
Kids Prize (“Hop” DVD with popcorn) – Ben … MORE
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