Cathie Martin

SC4 Alumni Association Plans Annual Meeting November 20

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St. Clair County Community College is inviting alumni and friends to attend the SC4 Alumni Association annual meeting from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, in the Abbey Room at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, 500 Thomas Edison Parkway, Port Huron.  During the meeting, attendees will have a chance to network with other alumni and community…

Winter Hits Sarnia

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Winter hit hard this week, particularly in the Sarnia Lambton area.  Monday morning snow showers made for slippery road conditions across the region.  Lambton OPP, Fire and EMS are reported to have responded to the eastbound Highway 402 just west of Nauvoo Rd. following a single motor vehicle rollover shortly before 8am. Police say the…

SC4 To Host Symposium On Holocaust, Persecution And Refugees

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St. Clair County Community College’s 18th annual Global Awareness Day is Wednesday, Nov. 19.  This year’s Global Awareness Day theme is Holocaust, Persecution and Refugees.  According to Professor of Sociology, Kraig Archer, The public will hear emotional stories from survivors and refugees and listen to experts discuss current refugee crises, including in Iraq, Syria and Ukraine.  All…

VanCallis Receives New Lawyer In Murder Case

James Donald VanCallis

Thirty-two year-old James Donald VanCallis of Wales Township has been appointed a new lawyer.  The new court-appointed attorney for VanCallis is Azhar H. Sheikh of a Mount Clemens office.  VanCallis. VanCallis,  is charged with first-degree murder, felony murder and assault with intent to commit sexual penetration in the July death of April Millsap.  The former…

Sheriff Donnellon Named To MSA Board Of Directors

Board officers elected to serve in 2015 
Oceana County Sheriff Bob Farber-Director, Sheriff Donnellon-Secretary-Treasurer, Calhoun County Sheriff Matt Saxton, Isabella County Sheriff Leo Mioduszewski, Governor Rick Snyder, Allegan County Sheriff Blaine Koops-President, Crawford County Sheriff Kirk Wakefield-Vice President, Dickinson County Sheriff Scott Celello-Director and Berrien County Sheriff Paul Bailey-Director.

St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon has been elected to serve a fourth term on the Michigan Sheriff’s Association Board of Directors.  Sheriff Donnellon was also appointed Secretary-Treasurer for the board.  The oath of office for the board was administered by Governor Rick Snyder at the Michigan Sheriff’s Association 2014 Fall Training Conference.  The 2015…

Watch Out For Those Deer

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According to St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon now is the time to be especially alert for those running, jumping deer.  Deer are prevalent in our area, and never more so than this time of year, deer hunting season.  According to Donnellon, deer tend to become active in the hours before sunrise and just after sunset. …

Firearm Deer Season Underway

Jeffrey, Ryan and Jeff Cameron as deer hunting season opens

The first few days of firearms deer hunting season is behind us, but there are still two weeks left for hunters to bag their buck.  The season opened Saturday, and as of Friday, over 29,000 deer licenses had been sold in St. Clair County alone, according to a statement by Kristen Shuler, Michigan Department of…

Robbery Suspect Being Sought

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Police say they are in search of a suspect after a robbery was reported about 6 p.m. at the Lighthouse Party Store in Port Huron.  Reports say a police dog was brought to the area of Gratiot Avenue and Garfield Street.  The suspect is described as a white male and further details have not been…

Man Accidentally Shoots Himself In The Hand

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A 55-year-old man was admitted to McKenzie Health System in Sandusky after accidentally shooting himself in the hand with a .40 caliber pistol  According to Michigan State Police the incident occurred about 9:45 p.m. Friday. A trooper was dispatched to the hospital for investigate.  Reports say the incident happened in a camper on private property…

Sierra Club To Explore Organic Farming

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The Blue Water Sierra Club will present “What is Organic Farming?” at its 7 p.m., Wednesday, November 19 meeting at the St. Clair County Library in Port Huron.  Nick and Pat Marinich, husband-and-wife proprietors of Marinich Organic Farms in Brockway Township, Michigan, will discuss how organic farming is different from typical farming practices today, and why it is important…