Cathie Martin

Port Huron Native Provides Health Care For U.S. Navy Sailors

By Kayla Good, Navy Office of Community OutreachA 1999 Marysville High School graduate and Port Huron, Michigan native is serving in the U.S. Navy at Surface Warfare Medicine Institute (SWMI).  Petty Officer 1st Class Robert Lund serves as a hospital corpsman at the San Diego based training center. According to Navy officials, the institute’s purpose…

McLaren Port Huron Names Employee Of The Month

Tammy Lumpford has been named McLaren Port Huron’s Employee of the Month for January. Lumpford has worked at McLaren Port Huron for seven years as a housekeeper.  Lumpford was recognized for demonstrating the values of McLaren Port Huron.  She quietly and efficiently does her job, not wasting any time. Always a team player, she takes on…

State Of The District Address – Bond Dollars At Work

Voters, in 2016 approved a bond issue that provided Port Huron Schools just under $106 million to bring the local schools up-to-date, and prepare the buildings and students for the years ahead.  In an address to the District Thursday, Superintendent James Cain, told the audience the district has a solid plan, which will move forward…

Homebuyer Seminar Presented By Team Maxwell

A  Seminar for first-time homebuyers will be presented Tuesday, February 21 at 6 p.m. at the Keller Williams office at 3750 Pine Grove Avenue, just north of Applebees.   The hosts,Team Maxwell, consists of Dianna Maxwell and her co-workers.  At the seminar, attendees will hear from Caremy Snellenberger from Amerifirst Mortgage, who will explain about…

Representative Lauwers Urges Kids To Dive Into A Book In March

State Rep. Dan Lauwers this week said children should take advantage of March is Reading Month by diving into a book and enjoying the adventures within its pages.  Lauwers, of Brockway Township, said teachers and parents should encourage children to read throughout, but said they should make a special effort during March, which is designated…

Smoke Alarms Provided To Port Huron Residents

The Port Huron Department of Public Safety-Fire Division is joining forces with the American Red Cross to participate in the Red Cross annual reduction of Home Fires Campaign. This program, launched in 2014 aims to reduce the number of fire deaths and injuries by 25 percent in residential fires over the next five years. To…

United Way Mourns Loss Of Fomer Executive Director

United Way of St. Clair County is morning the loss of former Executive Director, Rick Garcia, who passed away February 15, 2017.  Garcia led the United Way of St. Clair County between 2007-2010 and was well liked by organization leaders and community members.  He was instrumental in updating the community about United Way funded programs…

Hands On – Hands Off! A Winner!

Please do not text while driving – leave your phone down and your hands on the wheel. It is the law – and it can save your life,and the lives of others.  To give our listeners incentive, WGRT teams up with Kimball Appliance, Cargill Salt and Semco to encourage everyone to sign the no texting…

Cabin Fever: Top Chef – Friday, February 17

Scientifically fun for ages 7-14! Bring your kids and their friends for a supervised drop-off night full of FUN! Enjoy a full night of crazy activities, crafts, snacks, games, pizza and a movie. As always, each night will be themed! Join us every Friday night in February.   Friday, Feb. 17 from 6 -9 p.m. at Palmer…