Cathie Martin

Another Business Closing In The Port Huron Area

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After the recent announcement of Port Huron Building Supply closing its doors, another closure has been announced.  Royal Oak Boring will be closing the Port Huron facility mid to late March, according to letter from the company to Port Huron officials.  The factory currently employs 125 people at the Port Huron location, who are all…

Lawmaker Humbled By Recognition Of Colleagues

State Rep. Dan Lauwers

  State Rep. Dan Lauwers was honored last week with the Michigan Farm Bureau’s Silver Plow Award, the organization’s highest award for legislators.  Rep. Lauwers, R-Brockway Township, who serves as chair of the House Committee on Agriculture, was presented the farming organization’s top award because of his leadership in extending the Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program…

Port Huron Building Supply Closing Doors

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In a letter to customers dated February 12, Port Huron Building Supply Company stated they would be closing up their business by the end of March.  The company, after 70 years in business will see some 14 people without jobs, according to Michael Lauth, president of the company.  The decision comes from a lawsuit that…

The Changing Face Of Death Care In Our Community

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The community is invited to attend a free presentation and discussion on “The Changing Face of Death Care In Our Community” at the North Street United Methodist Church on Thursday, March 3, 2016, beginning at 7 p.m.  Knowledgeable funeral directors from several local funeral homes, along with the North Street United Methodist minister will present…

Scholarships Available Through Operation Transformation

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Operation Transformation announces 4 scholarship opportunities available to High School Seniors in the Port Huron Area School District. The Kiwanis Club of Port Huron is offering 2 Spiritual Life Scholarships and 1 Community Service Scholarship to go toward college tuition costs.  Compass Christian Business Alliance is offering 1 scholarship for High School Seniors or college attendees. Applications…

Auction For Charity

Blue Water Humane Society

Plans are in the works for the 14th Annual Blue Water Area Humane Society’s Charity Auction.  The auction will be held at 4100 Griswold Road in Port Huron Township between Range Road and Michigan Avenue on Saturday, March 11 from 4 to 7 p.m.  There will be many varied box lots including tools, a huge…

Dr. Karen Niver Takes Seats On SC4’s Board Of Trustees

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The St. Clair County Community College Board of Trustees has selected Dr. Karen Niver of Port Huron to fill a vacant trustee seat.  Niver will serve a 10 ½ month term, expiring Dec. 31, 2016. She was chosen from eight applicants for the vacant seat. The decision was made at the board’s regular meeting Thursday, Feb.…

Parent University

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Raising a child isn’t easy, and most people have to learn as they go along.  Parent University can help.  Find out what experts and other parents say about some of the issues you face.  Learn about products and services available in St. Clair County.  Get ideas to make your job easier and your child happier. …