Cathie Martin

Lauwers’ Legislation To Protect Motorists From Drugged Drivers Sees Action In Senate

Prosecuting Attorney Mike Wendling, Dan Lauwers, Sheriff Tim Donnellon

A state Senate committee this afternoon unanimously approved legislation to help keep dangerous motorists off Michigan streets by ensuring immediate jail time for repeat offenders and better communication between law enforcement agencies, state Rep. Dan Lauwers announced.  St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon traveled to Lansing to testify in support of the legislation.  The drugged…

Enter SC4 Skateboard Deck Art Competition

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Students and community members are invited to enter St. Clair County Community College’s second annual skateboard deck art competition for the chance to win one of three cash prizes.  Participants are asked to submit a design for a skateboard deck by Tuesday, Sept. 30.  Numerous applicants will be selected to produce their designs on skateboards in…

McLaren Port Huron Names Employee Of The Month

Christina Sutherland

Cristina Sutherland has been named McLaren Port Huron’s Employee of the Month for August. Sutherland has worked at McLaren Port Huron since 2006 and is a patient registration representative on the first floor of the Wismer Health Center. Sutherland was recognized according to organizers for demonstrating the values of McLaren Port Huron. Her co-workers state…

Marysville Schools Closer To Finding A New School Superintendent

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Two men are in the running to become the next superintendent of Marysville Community Schools.  Second interviews will be granted by the Marysville Board of Education to St. Clair Middle School Principal Mike Alley, and Shawn Wightman, principal of Kment Elementary School in Roseville. Former Superintendent James Cain left at the end of June to…

Blue Water Chamber Hosts Ribbon Cutting

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The Blue Water Area Chamber will hold a ribbon cutting on Friday, September 12, at 9:00 a.m. for Blue Water Habitat for Humanity ReStore, 3524 Pine Grove Ave., Port Huron.  ReStore is moving its location from Marysville to Port Huron.  The Blue Water Habitat ReStore is a retail outlet for affordable used or recycled building materials, appliances, and…

Mentoring – Topic For Seminar

Dr. John Sowers

Bridge Builders Counseling and Mentoring is hosting their Annual Fundraising Banquet tonight, Thursday, September 11th at Fore Lakes Golf Club.  Special speaker for the evening is Dr. John Sowers, founder of the Mentoring Project.  A seminar featuring Dr. Sowers is set for Saturday, September 13th from 9 am till Noon at St. Clair Community College Cafeteria. …

Blue Meet Green Hires Marketing And Communications Director

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The Blue Meets Green Initiative (BMG), a group of businesses, civic organizations and non-profits in St. Clair County working to promote and develop the region, has hired Adrienne Meldrum as director of marketing and communications.  Meldrum will develop and implement a strategic plan to market St. Clair County across the state of Michigan and beyond.…

Cajun Gator Closes Doors

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The Cajun Gator in downtown Port Huron closed its doors Wednesday.  The restaurant, opened in late December of last year.  The New Orleans-themed restaurant, wasn’t a good fit for downtown Port Huron, according to Larry Jones, who owns the building.  However, the location will continue to house a restaurant.  Janet Moretz and her husband Pete…

Three Arrested Following Car Chase

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Three people are in custody following a vehicle chase Monday night that began in Port Huron Township and ended in the city of Port Huron.  According to St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon, shortly before 7:00 p.m. deputies received a tip from a citizen that a silver Grand Am containing five people was on the…