FROM STAFF REPORTS MANISTEE — Karoline Thun Hohenstein celebrated her 80th birthday on Jan. 31 and was honored by her fellow employees at Friends Who Care. She was hired on her birthday at Friends Who Care, 12 years ago, and has no reason or desire to quit at the present time. Friends Who Care is […]
Peterson Fredrick and Kristine Peterson, of Marion, are parents of Grayson Philip Peterson, born Feb. 6, 2014, at the Otsego Memorial Birthing Center. Grayson weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces and measured 21 inches. Grandparents are Penny Sucharski, of Gaylord and Ted Woodard, of Marion. Elizabeth Hoeh, of Kaleva, is a great grandparent. Grayson was welcomed […]
Call Cadylynn Call and Jacob Slone, of Wellston, are parents of Cayden Daniel Call, born Jan. 29, 2014 at West Shore Medical Center. Cayden weighed 6 pounds, 2.2 ounces and measured 17.25 inches. Maternal grandparents are Tina Call and Jack Kaufman, of Wellston. Cayden was welcomed home by sibling Mikayla. Vasquez Simon and Katie […]
I think I’m losing my grip! I just broke a sweat trying to open a bag of potato chips. I’m glad they are “sealed for freshness,” but I know they used to open a lot easier a few years ago. I’m an old farm girl, how could I wimp out on a bag of chips! […]
The following letter was received last month from a medical unit in Afghanistan and signed by a dozen soldiers. They were the recipients of a few packages from the Two Dumb Dames Care Packages for our Troops. We want to let all those who have supported the project know their donations are greatly appreciated. What […]
While I’m waiting for my Publisher’s Clearinghouse notice that tells me I’ve won a million dollars for life, I’ve noticed a tremendous amount of mail requiring my undivided attention. Monday a letter came telling me my “vehicle warranty has expired.” I knew that! I’ve been getting these letters for five years. What makes them think […]
Tiger Scouts Troop No. 269 visited the Manistee County Medical Care Facility on Sunday to hand out cake and ice cream to the residents. The scouts were assisted by members of Rolling Thunder Michigan Chapter No. 1 in handing out the treats.
Junior Aux Unit No. 10, Post No. 10, Manistee, visited its adopted soldier during Christmas time. Left to right in the photo are Junior leader, Sue Adamski, Mary Jo Bjorkquist, Josee Young, Tori Young, Staff Sgt. Corey Mauer, Lacie Young, Cecelia Samberg, Alisha Harvey, Wyatt Green and District No. 9 Aux President Carol Perkins.
MANISTEE — Bravo Troop 1st Squadron, 126th Cavalry Regiment, held its Second Annual Troop Military Ball on Jan. 11 at the Little River Casino in Manistee. Bravo Troop, The Black Knights, want to say thank you to all the supporters that helped support local military events over the last year. By receiving donations, participating in […]
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