Community Events

Senior picnic highlights Conservation District activities

By John Raffel Correspondent The Missaukee Conservation District has set several activities for upcoming weeks including a senior picnic on Aug. 8. The third annual senior will be at the conservation district and will feature nature presentations, picnic food, good old fashioned music and more events. Among the co-partners with the district are Hospice of […]

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Community Events July 28, 2017

13th Annual Car, Truck, Bike and Semi Show This years 13th Annual Car, Truck, Bike and Semi Show is in memory of Orris and Nancy Brackett. Cruise in will be on August 4th MUSIC, FREE HOT DOGS, CHIPS & POP & MORE! Cruise in and see your friends on Main Street Marion from 6 to […]

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Community Events July 14, 2017

SAFELY DISPOSE UNWANTED DRUGS Spectrum Health Big Rapids and Reed City Hospitals continue their partnership with Ten16 Recovery Network to provide opportunities for residents in Mecosta and Osceola counties to safely dispose of unwanted drugs. Unwanted medications will be accepted including: Over-the-counter, Prescription, Liquids, Inhaler, Ointments and Pet medication. All locations will also accept needles. […]

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Spectrum Health’s Block Party set for June 22

Community members are invited to enjoy entertainment and dinner at the annual Spectrum Health Big Rapids Hospital Community Block Party on June 22. The block party will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in Centennial Park, just east of Spectrum Health Big Rapids Hospital. New to the Community Block Party this year is […]

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Community Events June 9, 2017

Flag Day Ceremony  Wednesday, June 14 at 9:00 AM Municipal Building-Main Street Marion.  Marion Arbor of Gleaner Life Ins. Society and the VFW Post 6015 will present a ceremony honoring the American Flag Free continental breakfast Patriotic Prizes. BACK TO THE BRICKS  Presented by the Downtown Cadillac Association, Back to the Bricks, a classic car show […]

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John Gorka to perform

On Friday, June 2nd at 8:00PM Gopherwood Concerts brings Amilia K. Spicer, opening for New Jersey native John Gorka to the stage on the 3rd floor of the Elks in Cadillac. John’s rule breaking technique and emotionally connected song writing is sure to unite the Gopherwood audience, regulars and newcomers alike! Gorka got his start […]

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Community Events May 26, 2017

STRIDE FOR S.T.R.I.V.E. The Cadillac Rotary Club will host its 19th Annual STRIDE FOR S.T.R.I.V.E. 5k Race on Memorial Day, May 29, hosting over 1,000 athletes. S.T.R.I.V.E. 5k participants and student participants run or walk the course from the Cadillac Senior High School football field toward Kenwood Park and back along the shoreline of beautiful […]

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Spiritual legacy topic of luncheon

By Randy Johnston MARION — Tulips, daffodils, humming birds and orioles are dependable signs that sunny, warm days are just around the corner. For the women of the area, there is yet another clear signal that spring is here—the Ladies’ Spring Luncheon hosted by Marion Baptist Church. The annual event will be held at the […]

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Experts discuss gardening

There are many benefits to gardening. Not only can it improve your health through many great vitamins and nutrients in vegetables, and herbs, but it also saves money. As part of Spectrum Health Big Rapids and Reed City Hospitals’ ‘Helping the Whole You’ series, join gardening experts from TrueNorth Community Services as they discuss how […]

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Race registration closes May 14

Join the cause to fight cancer and support local patients of the Susan P. Wheatlake Regional Cancer Center in Reed City. Online registration closes Sunday, May 14, however, in-person registrations will still be accepted during packet pick-up and does not guarantee a shirt. Packets can be picked up on Friday, May 19 at the Holiday […]

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