Cathie Martin

Blue Water SandFest – Rated In Top Ten List

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 http://www.10best.com/interests/beaches/10best-2014-sand-sculpture-competitions/ The Blue Water SandFest has been selected as one of the “10 Best” sand sculpture festivals in the country by USA Today newspapers.  Other competitions include: A1A Sandcastle Competition – Galveston, TX Hampton Beach Master Sand Sculpting Competition – Hampton Beach, NH Cannon Beach Sand Castle Contest – Cannon Beach, OR Sandsations – Long…

Another Award For Wigs 4 Kids Founder!

Maggie Varney and Anne Nicolazzo

Maggie Varney, Founder & CEO of  Wigs 4 Kids continues to have the community’s support of the Wigs 4 Kids program. Maggie was recognized last Friday evening with the People’s Choice Award from Leadership Macomb in the category of Favorite Nonprofit Executive Director.  Leadership Macomb’s mission is to create a system of informed leaders from…

Port Huron Area Superintendent Position Still Open

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The Port Huron Area School District is closer to hiring a new superintendent.  So far the search has been narrowed down to one candidate.  School board members have expressed an interest in offering the position to Richard Weigel, after a second round of interviews that were held Tuesday of this week.  According to minutes from…

Golf Outing To Support Council On Aging

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The 4th Annual Council On Aging Golf Scramble will take place on Saturday, July 12 at Holly Meadows, 4855 Capac Rd., Capac, MI.  This is an 18 hole 3 person scramble with cart, hotdog, chips, and pop.  This year’s golf outing will benefit the Brick-by-Brick Campaign to build the Dr. & Alberta Conrad Community Center for the…

Student At TEC Takes First Place In Competition

Front row left to right:  Glen Elliott, Brad Thompson, Ricky Nemitz, Dana O'Rourke

A welding student who attends St. Clair County Technical Education Center won 1st place in a state welding competition. Three other TEC welding students placed among the top 25 in the contest involving 70 students from 16 schools.  The competition was May 5 at the Boilermakers local 169 Union Training Center in Allen Park.  Ricky Nemitz…

Port Huron Hospital Names Employee Of The Month

Melissa Russell-Whitney

Melissa Russell-Whitney has been named Port Huron Hospital’s Employee of the Month for April. Whitney, who resides in Imlay City, has worked at Port Huron Hospital for 21 years and is currently a registered nurse in the Miriam F. Acheson Family Birth Place.  Whitney was recognized for demonstrating the values of Port Huron Hospital. A…

SC4 Plans All-star Events For Recent High School Graduates

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The best of the Blue Water Area in high school sports will participate next month in St. Clair County Community College’s 2014 Skippers Senior All-Star events.  Recent graduates will compete in annual all-star golf, volleyball, basketball, softball and baseball games.  Kicking off the all-star festivities is an 18-hole golf tournament at 8:30 a.m. Friday, June 6,…