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Faces In the Crowd:Mike and Lee Juillet

Faces In the Crowd:Mike and Lee Juillet

By Aaron Michell Correspondent A little over a year ago, Mike and Lee Juillet decided to make the move to the Osceola/Clare County area and take over the Buckhorn Saloon.…

Ghosts of Main Street: Eugene Kirby, Stonemason

Ghosts of Main Street: Eugene Kirby, Stonemason

Part Two: A Mark Left In Stone, An Ending Unknown By Julie Traynor Correspondent In a 1991 piece for the Marion Press, writer Sara Ludvigson was a fortunate gal to…

Come join the fun at the 80TH Annual Marion Fair

Come join the fun at the 80TH Annual Marion Fair

By Steve Landon Correspondent A brutal winter filled with subzero temperatures gave youngsters plenty of unexpected days off from school, days that had to be made up. Finally schools out…

Faces In the Crowd: Jack and June Nehmer

Faces In the Crowd: Jack and June Nehmer

By Aaron Michell Correspondent In 1968, Jack Nehmer met June Kinney while working together at Evart Products. Jack, a 1963 Reed City graduate, and June, a ’66 Evart grad, have…

Ghosts of Main Street: Eugene Kirby, Stonemason

Ghosts of Main Street: Eugene Kirby, Stonemason

Part One: Fountains and Stone Baskets A Specialty By Julie Traynor Correspondent   Among the carpenters, laborers and masons who literally built Marion, stonemason J.E. Kirby created more than foundations, chimneys…

Eagles earn second straight district title

Eagles earn second straight district title

By Aaron Michell Correspondent Going into the 2019 season, the Marion softball team set some lofty goals. Two of their goals were to win the West Michigan D League conference…

Marion observes fallen heroes

Marion observes fallen heroes

Marion Public Schools joins VFW post #6015 in remembering those who sacrificed their lives for our freedoms at a Memorial Day ceremony held in downtown Marion. Please follow and like…

Long time Marionite dies 9 days before 100th birthday

Long time Marionite dies 9 days before 100th birthday

By Julie Trayor Correspondent On Friday, May 31, 2019, long time Marionite Lillian Johnson would have celebrated her 100th birthday. In fact, had things gone as planned last week’s Press…

Faces In the Crowd: Susan O. Hall

Faces In the Crowd: Susan O. Hall

By Aaron Michell Correspondent Over the years, Susan O. Hall has found herself playing many different roles. She’s been a writer and photographer; a member of the Marion Chamber of…

Faces In the Crowd: Mike and Heather Loveless

Faces In the Crowd: Mike and Heather Loveless

By Aaron Michell Correspondent Four years ago, Mike and Heather Loveless traded in their city lifestyle for something a little more rustic. They traded in their house in the suburbs…

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