BGYA youth recognition nominations

By Shelby Stewart Staff Writer The Brandon Groveland Youth Assistance is seeking nominations for their annual Youth Recognition Night. “Brandon Groveland Youth Recognition is a special time when we get together to publicly thank the youth from our community for their volunteerism, involvement and hard work,” said Fran Hotchkiss, Brandon Township Library outreach liaison. “The […]

New liaison officer assigned to schools

By Shelby Stewart Staff Writer The Brandon School District has a new police liaison officer. Deputy Mike Taylor, an officer with the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office Brandon substation for the past two years, has taken over the position from Detective Rich Hubble, who is now full time in the detective bureau. The change comes after […]

Svetlana Diatlova

DIATLOVA, SVETLANA of Oxford Twp. formerly of Russia; died January 3, 2019.  She was 88.  Born June 12, 1930 in Minsk, Belarus to the late Yefim and Vera (nee: Zedina) Diatlov.  She is survived by one daughter, Tatiana (Dennis) Homant; four grandchildren, Lera Mehailova, Svetlana Buraya, Anna Gashko and Vera Buganova; also survived by six […]

Voice of Democracy: Why My Vote Matters

by Haley Hicks For over a decade, I’ve marveled at the abilities of adults. Their seemingly endless options and privileges mesmerized me, as they drove their own cars and bough their own groceries. Yet, as I myself grow older and take on more of these tasks each day, they become exceedingly mundane, tedious and somewhat […]

Winter air

Winter air

Mark Weber finds some air on his snowboard at Mt Holly Jan 2.  Weber along with others took advantage of some mild early January weather in Southeast Michigan. Photo by Patrick McAbee.

2018 in review pt. 2

July ‘Vive la France! Goodrich teachers join World Cup bash’ It seemed like a good idea at the time. Last March three Goodrich teachers realized they would all be in Paris at the same time—so hanging out for a day in the French city was just the right thing to do. “My wife purchased a […]

Public Notice: Genesee County

Notice of Small Urban Program Public Meeting for the Residents of the Goodrich-Ortonville Area The Genesee-Lapeer-Shiawassee Region V Planning and Development Commission (GLS Region V) will be holding a Small Urban Program meeting. You are invited to participate in this meeting to be held on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Old […]

Public Notice: Brandon Township

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Regular Meeting The Charter Township of Brandon Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Public Hearing January 23, 2019 at 7:00 P.M. at Brandon Township Offices, 395 Mill Street, Ortonville, Michigan 48462 to hear the following appeals: Appeal #18-0019 Zoned RE Property ID # 03-27-426-016, 03-27-426-017, 03-27-426-019 Name: Brad Rice Regina […]

Public Notice: Goodrich

PUBLIC NOTICE VILLAGE OF GOODRICH PARKING The Village of Goodrich would like to remind residents that parking on or along any public street, road or highway within the Village of Goodrich limits shall be prohibited by Ordinance, between the hours of 2:00 AM and 7:00 AM DAILY, and during the effective period of a SNOW […]

Public Notice: Legal Notice

state of michigan case NO: judicial district 18-24010-ch 47th judicial circuit county probate order for service by publication/posting and notice of action Court Address: 310 Ludington St., Escanaba, MI 49829 Court Phone Number: 906-789-5100 Caleb W. Hayes and Stephanie L. Hayes, individually and as Trustees of the Caleb W. Hayes and Stephanie L. Hayes Revocable […]