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Senior Center to receive new flooring

Senior Center to receive new flooring

MECOSTA – Next week, the Mecosta County Senior Center will be under construction as a new floor is installed at the building. “The flooring in our main room is very old and was hard to keep up on,” said Cynthia Mallory, the director of the Mecosta County Commission on Aging. “It’s been getting a lot […]

Seniors learn all about osprey on Tuesday

Seniors learn all about osprey on Tuesday

MECOSTA – What exactly is an osprey? Seniors at the Senior Center on Tuesday learned what the large, fish-eating raptor looks like and more thanks to a presentation on Tuesday. “A lot of people don’t know what an osprey is,” said Jordyn Richardson, who is part of the Department of Natural Resource’s public outreach and […]

What are you reading?: Luke Eising

What are you reading?: Luke Eising

BIG RAPIDS — It’s common for Woodville resident Luke Eising to be reading multiple books at one time. A farmer himself, he sells items at the Big Rapids Farmers Market and is lately enjoying books on the subject of agriculture and using the land for crops. Eising just finished a book called “The Contrary Farmer” by Gene Logsdon, […]

WISE to hold annual golf outing

WISE to hold annual golf outing

REED CITY – On Wednesday, community members will come together to support WISE at the organization’s annual golf outing. “We generally have a good turnout – we had 100 people show up to golf last year,” said Tessa McNally, administrative assistant at WISE.  “It’s a lot of fun. We get to see a lot of […]