Grant awarded to Center for the Arts

The Center for the Arts of Greater Lapeer, Inc. is thrilled to be awarded a $15,000 grant from the Michigan Council of Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) for 2020. The Operational Support grant will assist the Center for the Arts with artists, educator’s fees and...

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Honored to know Hank Gutenkunst

On Sunday, November 24, 2019, Almont lost Henry “Hank” C. Gutenkunst - a man of extraordinary talent and commitment to the community of Almont. I first met Hank in the early 1980s at an Almont Athletic Boosters meeting. He was one of the driving forces behind the...

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Petition circulators seek signatures

We all know a heartbeat is an indicator of life. If you believe that, you have an opportunity to protect lives now through December. There is a petition drive in Michigan to obtain 340,000 signatures to protect the lives and futures of the unborn. “A heartbeat...

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$345 raised for cancer organizations

The Imlay City Middle School girls’ basketball program would like to thank the community for supporting their fundraising efforts at the 7th annual Hoopin’ for a Cure basketball game that was held on Wednesday, November 20th. A total of $345 was donated throughout the...

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Aid is being withheld from Ukraine

What is the big deal about Ukraine? As World War II ended, three world leaders met to create a plan to prevent another country like Germany-led Hitler from trying to dominate the world and plunge us into another war. Two world leaders, from the U.S. and Great Britain,...

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Dryden Historical Society says thanks

The Dryden Historical Society wants to thank everyone who donated prizes for our Chinese Auction and those who joined us to bid on our treasures. We are grateful for your support. The following were our generous donors: Veda’s Uniques, Rick and Mary Batzer, The...

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Abortion petition currently circulating

Abortion has turned into a political football with the Democratic Party embracing it as part of “individual rights” and freedoms and vigorously fighting for abortion on demand. The Republican Party has largely supported the right to life in all stages of life. I...

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IC JV youth football wins championship

Congratulations to the Imlay City Youth Football players. All the teams had an amazing season. Special congratulations goes to the JV team that went undefeated and won the championship game! Thanks to all the coaches for giving of your time to help these young players...

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Aid is “critical to preventing conflict”

Lapeer County is not as isolated as one might think. Rather, as the world is progressively globalizing, we are steadily more disconnected from that bubble. Our clothes and food are ever-increasingly imported, our workforce bolstered by individuals from those...

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Supt. thanks voters for bond support

On behalf of the Imlay City Schools and the Board of Education, I would like to extend heartfelt thanks to our community for its overwhelming support of the lmlay City School Bond Proposal on November 5. In approving the proposal, our community has ensured that...

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