News

Eagle Scout’s project leaves legacy

Eagle Scout’s project leaves legacy

Troy Pape constructs memorial to honor the Almont Lions club   ALMONT — On Saturday, Nov. 5, the Almont Lions club celebrated the completion of a new memorial constructed by Almont Eagle Scout Troy Pape. A member of Troop #128 of Almont, Troy said he had been...

read more
Club continues to give back

Club continues to give back

‘Winter Rovers’ have a 35-year tradition of support during holidays   CAPAC — About 40 members of the Winter Rovers Snowmobile Club recently marked their 35th year of giving back to the community during a gathering at Holly Meadows Golf Course. With the holiday...

read more
Ed-Tech Center breaks ground

Ed-Tech Center breaks ground

$4 million project will provide needed space for programs   ATTICA — Lapeer County Education & Technology Center (Ed-Tech) broke ground on Thursday (Nov. 10) for a building expansion project. Taking part in the ground breaking ceremony were high school...

read more
AHS alumna returns to discuss pathology

AHS alumna returns to discuss pathology

Mariah Smith shares her forensic know-how with Almont students   ALMONT — On Friday, Oct. 28, Almont High School science and art students found themselves captivated with a team of students from Wayne State University's Pathology Assistant Program. The team...

read more

Imlay City VFW hosts Veterans Day activity

All vets, public servants invited to lunch from 10-3 on Nov. 11   IMLAY CITY — Are you a veteran, active duty military or a public servant with no place to go on Veterans Day? Consider yourself officially invited to the Imlay City VFW Post #2492 annual “Veterans...

read more
Siegler farm plays host to a former Red Wing

Siegler farm plays host to a former Red Wing

Michigan United Dairy Industry set up Justin Abdelkader’s visit   IMLAY CITY — Local dairy farmer Kip Siegler has had a brush with fame last week. This time in the person of former Detroit Red Wing Justin Abdelkader, AKA Michigan’s newest version of “Mr. Hockey.”...

read more

SCC Drug Task Force arrests drug kingpin

Police agencies discover a large quanity of meth, paraphernalia   ST. CLAIR COUNTY — Sheriff Mat King reported this week that the St. Clair County Drug Task Force has shut down a methamphetamine operation in the Port Huron area. King said that at 6:30 p.m. on...

read more

Almont Schools eyes 2023 bond proposal

Board of Education could decide at Nov. 7 meeting   ALMONT — Almont Board of Education members are expected to finalize plans for a May 2, 2023 school bond proposal during a special meeting on Monday, Nov. 7. On Monday, Oct. 24, Almont Schools Supt. Dr. William...

read more