Sno-Coming Royalty

The 2014 Brown City High School Sno-Coming king and queen, crowned during an afternoon assembly on Jan. 17 prior to the Brown City/Cass City basketball game, were Jake McLaughlin, son of Tracy and Linda McLaughlin, and Kennedy Tkalcac, daughter of Paul and Lisa Tkalcac.

BC board honors Steigerwald before Friday’s retirement

BROWN CITY — Thanks and congratulations were extended to the school district’s outgoing superintendent during Monday’s (Jan. 20) Brown City Board of Education meeting. The board took time at the end of the meeting to thank Superintendent Jerry Steigerwald for his more than 35 years with Brown City Community Schools. Board member Jeff Liebler offered Steigerwald best wishes on his […]

Boy, father face charges following Nov. 23 shooting that killed friend

SANDUSKY — The 12-year-old boy who pulled the trigger of the gun that killed his friend during a sleepover and the boy’s father are facing charges in the Nov. 23 shooting. Sanilac County Prosecutor James Young authorized charges Tuesday (Jan. 21) against the preteen and his father for the death of Tyler Dunn, 11, accidentally shot to death during an […]

Gary L. Wright

Gary L. Wright Sr., 62, of Brown City, passed away unexpectedly Jan. 16, 2014 at home. He was born Sept. 26, 1951 in Highland Park to Carl F. and Verla E. (Chesney) Wright. Gary proudly served his country for 35 years in the United States Army including a tour of duty in Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm. He was currently employed […]


We are updating our Birthdays list. Call 810- 346- 2753 to add a name or to make any changes. January 27• Bruno Sparrer• Whitney Krampien• Emily Sanday• Betty Williamson• Jean Lambson• Dorance Dean• Angie Muxlow• Pauline Warford• Blake McClelland January 28• Jager Norris• Elaine Woudstra• Jennifer Perreault January 29• Mike Lintner• Maxine Curtiss January 30• Amanda Gutierrez• Linda Duncan • […]

Bette E. Glover

Bette E. Glover, 79, long-time resident of Marlette, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014 at her home in Marlette Township. She was born June 12, 1934 in Brown City, daughter to the late Russel and Ethel (Brown) Groh. She graduated from Brown City High School in 1954. She married Francis James Glover August 28, 1954 in Brown City. He […]

SC4 to sponsor quiz bowl competition Feb. 1

PORT HURON — St. Clair County Community College and the SC4 Alumni Association will sponsor the 2014 Regional High School Quiz Bowl on Saturday, Feb. 1, in the North Building and Fine Arts Theatre on the college’s Port Huron campus. Quiz bowl is a double elimination competition testing students on a broad range of topics from history and mathematics to […]

Feb. 4 Rotary Fundraiser will serve pancakes-a-plenty

BROWN CITY — The Brown City Rotary Club invites the public to attend the 25th annual Pancake Supper on Tuesday, Feb. 4 to benefit United Hospice Service of Marlette Regional Hospital. Sponsored by the Brown City Rotary Club, this event will be hosted at the Harrington Inn of Brown City from 4-8 p.m. This annual fundraiser serves all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage […]

Governor applauds Green’s leadership, AG issues endorsement for re-election

BROWN CITY — Kevin Daley’s six-year tenure as state representative of the 82nd House District (Lapeer County) will end next December, but the Lum Republican is not about to hang up his career in Michigan politics. On Jan. 20, he announced his intention to run for a redrawn state Senate district that will include Lapeer, Tuscola and Bay counties. Term […]

Brown City Students of the Week

The Brown City Lower Elementary Student of the Week is first grader Noah Holland. He is the son of Jon and Desiree Holland. Teacher Pam Martus chose him because, “Noah always does his best work. He is an excellent listener and follows directions very well. He is always ready to share his thoughts in science and math and is a […]