Cathie Martin

Paintings Will Be Sold

Port Huron Museum

Port Huron City Council approved the sale of four more paintings from The Port Huron Museum’s collection.  This approval allows a total of 15 paintings to be sent to Canada to the Mendel Gallery in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.  The four new paintings are all by Canadian artists, and will bring about $4,000 back to the Museum. …

Blue Water Area Pastors Join Together To Form One Group

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The Port Huron Minister’s Association, the Evangelical Minister’s Association and the South Side Ministerial Alliance have decided to join together.  The three minister’s associations have dissolved to form a new minister’s association called the Blue Water Area Churches.  Their first lunch meeting was held Wednesday, September 3rd, with 55 ministers in attendance!  The EACH movement…

Three Held On Homicide Charges

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A 21-year-old man was found dead in a ditch at a mobile home park in Ira Township Sunday afternoon.  The death is being investigated as a homicide with three people now in custody.  The body of the man was found about 1:30 p.m. in the 1000 block of LaGrande in the Chateau Mobile Home Park, according to…

Lexington Bach Strings Quartet To Open SC4 Concert Series

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St. Clair County Community College’s Thursday Noon and Night Concert Series for 2014-15 will open with a performance Sept. 11 by the Lexington Bach Strings Quartet in the Fine Arts Theatre on the college’s Port Huron campus.  The Lexington Bach Festival has again partnered with the concert series to bring the quartet back to SC4. This quartet has established…

Interactive Empowerment Workshop For Women

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A Beautiful Me® invites all women (18 years +) to take part in an evening of empowerment and an interactive workshop designed specifically for them. This ladies’ night out event focuses on friendship and tips to be a more confident women.  Participants will enter the venue to live music performed by William Henry Russell. A Beautiful Me® Founder,…

SC4′s Spiral Gallery At Studio 1219 To Feature Work Of Alumna

Elizabeth Wilcome

St. Clair County Community College’s Spiral Gallery at Studio 1219 in Port Huron will feature the work of alumna Elizabeth Wilcome of Ruby now through Sept. 30.  The show – The Art of Nature – features nature-based drawings, paintings and photography.  Wilcome has been working as a photographer professionally since 2005. Her photography work includes digital…

WGRT Mourns The Death Of A Devoted Long-Time Listener

Dr. Jack Heck

  On Sunday, August 31, 2014, Jack Chester Heck DDS, 76 of Burtchville and formerly of Fort Gratiot, died after a month-long battle with complications arising from melanoma.  Born March 25, 1938, in St. Louis, Missouri. He  served three years with the United States Army Dental Corps, stationed in Germany, before beginning his 46-year dental…

Local Schools Adjust To New Law

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The St. Clair County Homeland Security – Emergency Management states that schools in St. Clair County are adjusting well to the changes in drill reporting for the 2014-2015 school year.  Recently a bill was signed by the Governor amending the Fire Prevention Code to modify school drill requirements. The bill requires the governing body of…

Paddle And Pour Growing!

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Over 300 kayaks and paddle boards filled the Black River Sunday for the third annual Blue Water Social Club Paddle and Pour event.  The event encompassed just over 10 miles of paddling.  The Island Loop National Water Trail was dedicated in May, and the kayak launch opened in August drawing a larger number of water…