Barbara Terryah Sisco

It is with great sadness the family of Barbara Jane Terryah Sisco, announce her passing on August 1st at Saint Thomas Hospital, Nashville, Tn. Barb was a former Holly resident, where she attended Brandon High School. Barb and her husband Ralph have lived in Tennessee for several years. She is survived by her husband Ralph, […]

Richard Ryan

Richard Leoni Ryan of Brandon Township, 12/31/42-8/10/18 Survived by Sharen Ryan, daughters Charlotte (Allen) Alderman, Brenda Thoel and dog Sparty; 8 grand children; 7 great grand children. Proceeded in death by daughter Cathy Ryan, his parents, sister and brother. Irish wake services August 26 at noon at the Boat Bar, 2000 S. Ortonville Road with […]

E. Coli levels eyed in local waterways

By Shelby Stewart Staff Writer Ortonville-The E. Coli in the local creeks is staying a good level so far this summer. “It usually spikes in the summer, which probably makes sense,” said village manager Bill Sprague. “In the winter, the ground is frozen, you don’t get the leaching.” The levels in 2017 had an unexpected […]

Good Times!

Good Times!

Gordon Brown, competes in the pie eating contest at Good Times in Goodrich on Saturday. Several thousand attended the day long event.  Photo by David Fleet.   

Letters to the editor August 11

School security Dear Editor, Let us put security in every school today. If we can secure the airports and the courts, we can surely seure the schools so we do not have one more child murdered in school. If we can spend $1.5 trillion for a tax-break for the 1 percent billionaires club we can […]

Public Notice: Brandon Township

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Regular Meeting The Charter Township of Brandon Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Public Hearing August 29, 2018 at 7:00 P.M. at Brandon Township Offices, 395 Mill Street, Ortonville, Michigan 48462 to hear the following appeals: Appeal #18-0005 Zoned RE Property ID #03-14-300-027 Name: Brian Harness Location: 954 Lockwood, Ortonville […]

Public Notice: Groveland Township

LEGAL NOTICE GROVELAND TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS LEGAL NOTICE PROPOSED AMENDMENT: Z 2018-001 ORV Park 02-18-351-017 and eastern portion of 02-19-100-003 Proposed Ordinance to Amend Section 21.00.00 of the code of the Township of Groveland. Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Groveland […]

Public Notice: Groveland Township

GROVELAND TOWNSHIP LEGAL NOTICE The regular meeting of the Groveland Township Planning Commission will be held on Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Groveland Township Hall, 4695 Grange Hall Road, Holly, MI 48442. The purpose of the meeting is to hear the following: TEXT AMENDEMENT FOR SEC. 54-615, 616 ACCESSORY BUILDING ATTACHED […]

Public Notice: Brandon Township

Charter Township of Brandon Planning & Building Department NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Brandon Township Planning Commission shall hold a public hearing AUGUST 28, 2018 beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Brandon Township Office, 395 Mill Street, Ortonville, Michigan 48462. To consider the following Ordinance amendments: Chapter 46, Article III. Section 46-204 (b) (3) Rural […]

Public Notice: Atlas Township

PUBLIC NOTICE NOTICE, to the citizens of ATLAS TOWNSHIP, Genesee County, Goodrich, Michigan. The ATLAS TOWNSHIP ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS will hold a PUBLIC HEARING ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22, 2018 AT 7:00 P.M. LOCATED AT THE ATLAS TOWNSHIP HALL, 7386 S. GALE ROAD, GRAND BLANC, MI 48439 to consider request for a variance to reduce […]