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Snowmobile swappers gather in Marion

Snowmobile swappers gather in Marion

By Steve Landon Correspondent Few people would trudge through mud, water on stormy fall day just to go shopping at a swap meet however Snowmobiler’s especially collectors of vintage sleds…

Faces In The Crowd: Lori Mitchell

Faces In The Crowd: Lori Mitchell

By Aaron Michell Correspondent If bankers are supposed to be evil, someone forgot to send the memo to Huntington Bank Branch Manager Lori Mitchell. For the last 33 years, Lori…

Ghosts of Main Street: Same game, different place…

Ghosts of Main Street: Same game, different place…

By Julie Traynor Correspondent Same game, different place…  For much of the Press’s life all of the week’s news, no matter the nature, was crammed onto the front page. The…

Eagle runners crowned conference champs

Eagle runners crowned conference champs

By Aaron Michell Correspondent At the beginning of the 2018 cross country season, Marion head coach Jason Keeler knew that his girls squad had a chance to compete for a…

Faces In The Crowd: Dan Schwab

Faces In The Crowd: Dan Schwab

By Aaron Michell Correspondent Dan Schwab, an ’87 Marion graduate, turned 50 years old in August. To celebrate, Dan presumably went to his basement gym and bench pressed somewhere between…

Snowmobile swap at fairgrounds Saturday

Snowmobile swap at  fairgrounds Saturday

By Steve Landon Correspondent Old man winter will be here before you know it, time to get your sleds tuned and ready to ride the minute the first flakes fall.…

Marion sports new and improved playground

Marion sports new and  improved playground

By Aaron Michell Correspondent For much of the last two decades, the playground at Marion Elementary school has just kind of been there. Broken equipment cordoned off. Slides that couldn’t…

Ghosts of Main Street: Sible’s Clocks

Ghosts of Main Street: Sible’s Clocks

By Julie Traynor Correspondent The Village of Marion is the proud owner of a public time piece. The former bank digital clock displays the time, and temperature in Celsius and…

Faces In the Crowd: Alpha “Doc” Clark

Faces In the Crowd: Alpha “Doc” Clark

By Aaron Michell Correspondent In 1958, Alpha Clark Jr. graduated from Michigan State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Ever since, he has simply been known as “Doc”. Doc grew up…

Fire destroys Leroy sawmill

Fire destroys Leroy sawmill

An Amish sawmill has caught fire early Thursday morning in Leroy Township. The fire started around 6:15 a.m. at a sawmill barn on Penesal Road. Leroy-Rose Lake Fire Department says no…

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