Cathie Martin

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…

GreenLight Port Huron Business Competition Will Award Over $10,000

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Tech Port’s Harbor Muskies Program has some exciting news!  Spartan Innovations at the Michigan State University Innovation Center has selected the TecPort’s Harbor Muskies to host a GreenLight Port Huron Business Model Competition in Port Huron. Their gracious sponsorship of this event will provide us with the funding to launch this first-ever GreenLight Port Huron…

The Wonders Of The World At Michigan Renaissance

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The Wonders of the World weekend September 6th and 7th invites patrons to explore unique merchants and enjoy entertainment from around the globe!  Wonders of the world weekend, brought to you by The Art of Video Games at the Flint Institute of Arts, will feature events and acts from all walks of life. Featured entertainers like The…

Join The Ice Bucket Challenge

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The Office Lounge on Water Street in Port Huron is sponsoring Port Huron’s Mega Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money for the ALS Association, Michigan Chapter. The money will be used to raise awareness of this debilitating disease and assist in raising funds to treat and find a cure.  The event will start at the…

Convention Center Construction Moving Along

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The St. Clair County Board of Commissioners voted to extend the contract of County Administrator and Controller Bill Kauffman for 60 more days.  The original contract with Kauffman, who serves as the chief accounting officer of the county, expired in May and was extended in June.   County Commissioner Karl Tomion is in negotiation for a…