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A Not So Magical Journey to Disney

The Magic Kingdom is not so magical to this old curmudgeon. I was somehow convinced to chauffeur and partake in the wonders of Disney World with my wife, a friend…

Third Grade Ghosts

Third Grade Ghosts

 Once again, the Ghosts of Main Street sparks some personal thoughts. I started Kindergarten in the fall of 1955. Although I was keen to begin school, my enthusiasm waned once…

What’s Cooking?

With the fruit being so great this year,  I will do several recipes for jellies and jams… They are some what time consuming but are well worth it.  Have your…

Goodnight, Jesus

Most of us have an evening routine that we go through as we prepare for going to bed. For me, I watch a little no brainer television, floss my teeth,…

Dale Dennis Williams

Dale Dennis Williams

Dale Dennis Williams Jr. age 68 of Marion, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Sunday, August 18, 2019. He was born on March 7, 1951 in Cadillac, Michigan to…

Gordon John DeHaan

Gordon John DeHaan

Gordon John DeHaan, age 82, of Marion, passed away at his home on Tuesday, August 20, 2019. Gordon John DeHaan He was born on July 21, 1937 in Highland Township,…

Youth events, 3 on 3 highlight summer basketball

Youth events, 3 on 3 highlight summer basketball

Late Spring: Marion Smart Start Basketball Program 30, 4-6 year old boys and girls attended two different one hour sessions once a week for 6 weeks. Focused on teaching the…

Evart Police Log

By John Raffel Correspondent Evart Police Department Weekly News Aug 12-19 Aug. 12: Officers were called to conduct a well-being check on a child. Officers spoke with all the parties…

Marion to honor football coach

Marion to honor football coach

Marion High School would like to invite everyone to attend a celebration in honor of Coach Tom Cutler’s accomplishments.  Because his influence and dedication has guided and inspired so many…

Eagles set sights on post-season birth

Eagles set sights on post-season birth

by Ben Murphy Sports Writer The Marion football team is starting to feel like a program that expects to win conference championships and earn playoff berths on an annual basis.…