Cathie Martin

Congresswoman Tours Restaurant – Hotel – Culinary Institute

Congresswoman Candice Miller - tour of Freighters Restaurant

Congresswoman Candice Miller spent the morning in Port Huron yesterday, touring the new Freighters Restaurant, the Double Tree Hilton Hotel, and the Baker College Culinary Arts Institute.   She was also updated on the progress of the convention center being built by St. Clair County.  The Congresswoman stated that she was “so pleased to see the…

Hands On – Hands Off – Another Reason Why

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Why should we turn off the phone when we turn on the ignition of the car?  Listen to what this person wrote, “The reasons this is so important to me is that we lost a teacher from one of the high schools.  She was heading from home to school and she was texting on a…

Fire Destroys Pole Barn

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A barn fire at about 6:15 p.m. Wednesday kept crew working for several hours.  The fire was reported to have occurred in a barn on Bordman Road just east of Stinson Road in Riley Township.  Firefighters say about half of the pole barn was engulfed when they arrived on scene.  Reports say that while there…

Crash Causes Injuries

Sheriff Tim Donnellon

An 18 year old Fort Gratiot Township woman was injured in a one car crash Tuesday morning. According to St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon, Rachel Kolar was heading eastbound on North River Road near Parker Road at about 8:45, when she lost control of her 2003 Ford Taurus on the snow covered road.  The…

Winter White Out – In St. Clair

The Snowman-making Contest of the Free World happens Saturday, January 25

St. Clair’s fifth annual celebration of winter kicked  off with a poetry and songwriting contest at LaCroix Pub last evening. The fun will pick up tonight with a Bootlegger’s Ball  and Broomball on Friday evening and Saturday, and a snowman-making contest first thing on Saturday morning.  The Ball begins at 6 p.m. Friday.  Tickets are…

SC4 To Sponsor Quiz Bowl competition Feb. 1

Past Quiz Bowl Winners - Photo courtesy of SC4

St. Clair County Community College and the SC4 Alumni Association will sponsor the 2014 Regional High School Quiz Bowl on Saturday, Feb. 1, in the North Building and Fine Arts Theatre on the college’s Port Huron campus.  Quiz bowl is a double-elimination competition testing students on a broad range of topics from history and mathematics to…

Bergman Guilty Of Second-Degree Murder

Lisa Bergman

Thirty year old Lisa Bergman has been convicted of a number of counts, following her trial which has been taking place in Judge Michael West’s courtroom.  Charges include two counts of second-degree murder for driving drugged and killing two men; operating  under the influence causing death and two counts of operating with a suspended or…

Sign The Pledge!

No Texting

Her son thought he was invincible.  He was 23, a United States Marine and he was about ready to deploy to Afghanistan.  He was willing to sacrifice his life for our country, but it wasn’t war that took him from us.  It wasn’t a bullet or a bomb.  It was a text message sent on…

St. Clair County Library System Seeking Library Board Member

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The St. Clair County Library System is currently seeking applications to fill a vacancy on its five-member legal governing board for the remainder of a term expiring on August 26, 2016. This vacancy is for a board member to represent the city of Yale and its surrounding areas, and therefore must reside in Brockway, Greenwood,…