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Wags & Whiskers — Bubbles

Wags & Whiskers — Bubbles

Bubbles is a highly energetic female dog who was found as a stray and is looking for a forever home. She would be great as a family pet, as she works well with children and has a happy demeanor. Her favorite activity is to fetch balls and she will play all day. Make sure to visit […]

Musician Spotlight: Courtney Gilson-Piercey

Musician Spotlight: Courtney Gilson-Piercey

Soprano Courtney Gilson-Piercey is an avid performer and educator living in Big Rapids. She enjoys staying active in the community as a member of women’s choir Voca Lyrica, STAGE-M and as the Chancel Choir director of the United Methodist Church. She sat down with the Pioneer to share her love of classical music. Read the […]

Wags & Whiskers — Sunni

Wags & Whiskers — Sunni

Sunni is a cat who enjoys her independence. She enjoys receiving pets on her terms and does not like to be picked up. She is spayed, declawed and is up to date on almost all of her vaccinations. Though she is a larger cat, she is perfect for an older individual who simply needs a […]

Musician Spotlight: Rob Camper

Musician Spotlight: Rob Camper

Some people showcase musical talent at an early age. Rob Camper, a guitarist and singer-songwriter living in Big Rapids, was told when he was young that he was not musically inclined. Thirty years later, he has proven his elementary music teacher wrong. Read the full story here.

Musician Spotlight: TK Kelly

Musician Spotlight: TK Kelly

Big Rapids resident TK Kelly plays plenty of instruments, from the banjo to the mandolin. He estimates he plays about 60 gigs a year, both solo and with a group. Kelly is known as a one man band, playing a banjo that he has added onto, as well as a harmonica rig. He sat down […]