Day one

Day one

Isaac, 7, and Gavin Valley, 10, pose for mom Marnee before their fist day at Oaktree Elementary. Below, Amanda Scott, discusses first day jitters with son Dylan   Reid Elementary School. Photos by David Fleet

School board seeks new trustee

By David Fleet Editor Goodrich- School Board President Dan Keller announced earlier this week that effective Sept. 5, 2017 he will be stepping down. Keller, 43, was selected to fill a board seat vacated by Trustee Jeff Gardner in July 2014 and elected to a six-year term in November that same year. He was appointed […]

Blackhawk kickers fall to St. Mary

Blackhawk kickers fall to St. Mary

Brandon Senior Javier Lozano and Orchard Lake St Mary Junior Alec Perelli fight for the ball. The Brandon Boys Varsity Soccer team took at 1-0 lead in the 2nd half on a goal by Senior Miguel Lozano but lost 2-1 to Orchard Lake St. Mary at Brandon on Aug. 31. Photo by Mo Voyer

Blackhawks grounded at Big House

Blackhawks grounded at Big House

Brandon Senior Ean Thompson, 55, leads the Brandon Blackhawks onto the field at Michigan Stadium on Saturday. Brandon and Fenton were tied 14-14 at half time on touchdown runs by Seniors Bryce Chamberlain and Clay Deboer.  However, Brandon lost the contest 46-21.  Photo by Mo Voyer  

Look up

Look up

Front from left, Ava, David and Seth Nanu. Middle row, Lois Nanu Gabriel Mau and Abraham Mau. Back row from left, Andrei Nanu, Aurelia Nanu and Ann Mau. On Aug. 21 about 100 gathered at the Brandon Township Library for an eclipse party. Photo by David Fleet

Eclipse ready

Ellison Steele, 3, and Cole Steele, 7, test some solar eclipse glasses at the Brandon Township Public Library. A solar eclipse will occur on Aug. 21. Photo by Patrick McAbee.  By David Fleet Editor Dustin Scriven recalls the solar eclipse of May 12, 2012. “The 2012 eclipse was about 30 percent here in Michigan and […]

Good Times in Goodrich, Aug. 5

Good Times in Goodrich, Aug. 5

A classic Corvette is just one on the cars at Good Times in Goodrich on Aug. 5 By David Fleet Editor The good times in Goodrich get better every year. On Aug. 5 Good Times in Goodrich kicks off with a day of cars, food and activities for the whole family. “We welcome the community […]

The Facts Are Black and White

By Jim Tarrant, Executive Director Michigan Press Association Traditional media has been getting a bad rap lately. Icons in the newspaper industry like The New York Times and Washington Post are accused of providing “fake news” to their readers all too often. Sadly, this moniker is perpetuated most often by those who are unwilling to […]

Goodrich Planning Commission meeting postponed

Goodrich-A village planning commission meeting to discuss a request to rezone property for a proposed low-income senior living apartment complex at 6 p.m., July 24 has been postponed. Jerome Jay Allen, diector of Devonshire Advisors, a Rochester Hills company who coordinates the project, said the Goodrich Haven Senior Complex rezoning request will be rescheduled for […]