Schools

Marion High School/Junior High Honor Roll

MARION — The Marion Junior-Senior high school honor roll for the first quarter has been announced. Sixth grade: Carrierose Allen, Nadia Baker, Eliza Bergey, Zane Brunger, Elaina…

Osceola Board of Commission Purchases Bullet Proof Vests

By John Raffel Correspondent The Osceola County Board of Commissioners, at its meeting last week, made two key county appointments. The county board appointed Rick Johnson to…

Sports

Northern Michigan Christians Girls Prepare for Season Under New Coach

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer It is going to be a busy winter for new McBain Northern Michigan Christian girls basketball coach Rich Bennett. Bennett is both…

Lady Ramblers Hope for Uptick in Wins

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer The McBain girls basketball team was split right down the middle last year, with an 11-11 record. The Lady Ramblers, under the…

Obituaries

Leslie John Lee

For more than 68 years family and friends have be graced by the love, earnestness, curiosity, creativity, humor and gentle nature of John Lee, of Rutherfordton, NC.…

Donald Bruce Sible

Donald Bruce Sible, of Marion, passed away on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Munson Medical Center in Traverse City. He was 82. Bruce was born on August…

Letters to the Editor

New York Morality in Michigan?

Dear Editor: Many of us shrieked when New York passed legislation to legalize unlimited abortions for any reason all the way to the point of birth. This…

Letters To the Editor

Dear Editor: In his column of 4 October 2019, entitled “Jesus is Real,” Dr. Fachting makes a valiant attempt to show that Jesus was not only a…