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Chris Clifton – “Memories Of A Friend” Tribute To Louis Armstrong

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Legendary New Orleans jazz trumpeter and vocalist, Chris Clifton, performs his tribute to Louis Armstrong entitled, “Memories of a Friend” at the Lexington Village Theatre Sunday, June 29 at 4 p.m.  The theatre is located at 7318 Huron Ave. in Lexington.  A protégé of Louis “Satchmo Armstrong”, Chris Clifton blends his personal knowledge of Louis Armstrong,…

Local Children Raise Funds For March Of Dimes

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The March of Dimes – Port Huron Office  has concluded their  2014 reading champions fund raiser, sponsored for the 16th consecutive year by Advia Credit Union, and supported by the Gannett Foundation.  The program raised $27,305 and involved twelve St. Clair County elementary schools, including 914 student participants who read  27,528 books.  The March of Dimes’…

Motorcycle Crash Leaves Man Seriously Injured

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A motorcycle/car collision Thursday night in Clyde Township left a  49 year old North Street man seriously injured.  Reports say Timothy Perry was travelling southbound on his Harley Davidson motorcycle shortly after 10:00 p.m. when a 22 year old man from St. Clair, driving northbound on Vincent, attempted to make a left turn onto Shoefelt…

Port Huron Trash Pick Up Seeing A Few Changes

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There are some changes coming for trash pick up in the city of Port Huron, on Mondays, crews from Marcotte Disposal will be covering the city from the north boundary south to Interstate 94, west of Pine Grove Avenue. They’ll also be picking up trash on both sides of Hancock Avenue east of Pine Grove…

Congratulations To Port Huron Hospital’s Kurt Brinker

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Kurt Brinker has been named Port Huron Hospital’s Employee of the Month for May. Brinker, who resides in St. Clair, has worked at Port Huron Hospital since 2005 and is currently the physical therapist site lead for inpatient rehab services.  Brinker was recognized according to authorities for demonstrating the values of Port Huron Hospital. Brinker,…

Officer Elections Announced For Port Huron Business Association

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The Port Huron Business Association held  officer elections. By unanimous vote, the four people in the top four Board positions were re-elected to serve another one-year term. President will continue to be Bill Miskell, Change Your Mind; Vice President is Mike Kalmeta, Prime Office Innovations; Secretary is Scott Busen, Miller Maytag; and Treasurer is Mike…

Special Meeting Set For Tuesday

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A special board meeting of the Port Huron Area School District Board of Education is being held Tuesday, June 17 at 7:00 a.m. at the District’s Administration Offices in the Carl. J. Schwedler Board Road at 1925 Lapeer Avenue in Port Huron.  The purpose of the meeting is to consider the approval of the Superintendent’s…

Art On The River This Weekend

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Art on the River, an art and music festival gets underway this Saturday, June 14 and continues Sunday, June 15.  Artists and crafters will feature hand-made or hand-crafted items which include oil, pen and ink, watercolors, charcoal – etc. drawings, pottery, photography, jewelry, handmade clothing, quilts, baskets, etc.    Art on the River is hosted by…

Board Votes To Hire James Cain As PHASD Superintendent

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The Port Huron Area School District Board of Education voted Thursday night 5-0 to hire Marysville Public Schools Superintendent James Cain as its next superintendent.  Board member Tim McCulloch was absent from the meeting.  Cain was invited to speak with the board this week about the position by Port Huron Board President Jeff Stout and…