Keeping organizes improvements

If you happened to be driving around the Imlay City Schools campus in the last few days, you might have noticed some improvements in our athletics areas. Imlay City Schools parent, Jessica Keeping, organized the Spartan Community Day with the goal of giving attention...

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Leadership and the Fourth of July

Summer is finally here and I wish to say a few lines on behalf of leadership and the 4th of July. We had a real, robust, energetic American in Donald J. Trump as our president. He fixed so many things and did not run away and hide at the first crisis of a unknown...

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What did you think would happen?

“Is this what we voted for?” asked John Lengemann is his June 16 letter to the editor, referring to illegals, high gas prices, and skyrocketing consumer product prices. The answer is absolutely yes—it’s what you voted for. When Biden promised he would stop the border...

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Marlette postpones Alumni Banquet

The Marlette School Foundation (a.k.a. Marlette Alumni Association) has determined to cancel the Alumni Banquet scheduled for this year on Saturday, September 18, 2021 because of continued COVID-19 concerns. We felt with vaccinations increasing and things beginning to...

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Almont Legion thankful to many

Members of Almont American Legion Post #479 wish to thank the many community members that turned out for the Memorial Day ceremony at Burley Park on Monday, May 31. Your attendance and continued support for U.S. servicemen and women who sacrificed their lives for our...

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Football, soccer fields get update

We had a very successful event on Saturday, June 12, updating the Imlay City football and soccer facilities as part of Spartan Day. I would like to thank everyone who volunteered, especially the varsity boys’ soccer team and coach Luis Hernandez. The soccer team and...

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The cure looks worse than the disease

Is this what we voted for? Despite the current administration burying its head in the sand, the southern border is a disaster. In May 2021 alone the Customs and Border Patrol encountered over 180,000 illegals crossing into the United States. How many got in unnoticed...

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Men can live longer, healthier lives

A Cleveland Clinic survey in 2019 found that 82% of men report trying to stay healthy and live longer for those who rely on them, yet only 50% engage in preventive care. In addition, while Americans are living longer than ever, American men still aren’t living as long...

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Rotary donates to FCC food pantry

First Congregational Church United Church of Christ would like to thank the Imlay City Rotary Club for its generous donation of $1,500 in grocery cards for our congregation’s food pantry that’s been serving the area for more than 30 years. Dr. Stu Cameron,...

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Tax benefits for military members

With Gov. Gretchen Whitmer proclaiming May as Military Appreciation Month, the Michigan Department of Treasury (Treasury) would like to extend its gratitude to military members by reminding them of the special benefits they may be entitled to receive. This is a...

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