Schools

McBain XC rosters loaded with talent – should win title

McBain XC rosters loaded with talent – should win title

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer The McBain cross country teams are both loaded with talent and are hoping for big things in the 2018 season. Last year…

NMC Junior High Honor Roll

Earned Honor Roll status all 4 marking periods 6th Grade Ethan Bennett Gideon Curell Trenton Gladu Tristan Hill Kate Krick Brett Ritsema Kate Shaarda Jada VanNoord 7th…

Sports

Comets hang tough, but eventually fall

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer The McBain Northern Michigan Christian girls basketball team wasn’t able to pull off a win in Lake City’s new gym Wednesday night.…

Eagles drop pair to Walkerville, Baldwin

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer Marion couldn’t quite keep up with visiting Walkerville on Friday. As a result, the Eagle boys basketball team came up well short…

Obituaries

Jacqueline Joan Fankhauser

Jacqueline Joan Fankhauser of Marion passed away at her home with her family by her side on December 6, 2018. She was 73 years old. She was…

Wanda Watson

Wanda Watson

Wanda Watson of Eaton Rapids, MI went to see our Lord on 9 December 2018.  Wanda was born on 11 June 1937 to Elmer and May Earnest.…

Letters to the Editor

Marion Drivers Ask For Wage Increase

Marion Drivers Ask For Wage Increase

Dear Editor: The Marion bus drivers started asking in June 2017 for a wage increase and health insurance, to this day they still have not had a…

Truth, Justice, And The American Way?

Truth, Justice, And The American Way?

Election time is upon us again. Once more we are deluged with exaggerations, distortions, heartrending appeals, and outright lies. Committed voters of both parties are willing to…

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