2019-07-08 E-Edition

Youth football camp held

The Brown City High School varsity football team recently held its annual youth football camp for boys and girls in grades 2-6. Members of the coaching staff and players hosted the students and taught them drill and techniques, along with some fun competition. Above, Gabe McClintic goes through a drill. See more photos on page 3.

Brown City Schools business manager says goodbye



BROWN CITY — The Brown City Board of Education said goodbye to its business manager after 19 years in the front office. Lange, who is leaving the position to spend more time with family, attended her last board of education meeting on June 24. She was named as assistant finance director in January 2000 and became finance director in March […]

Brown City leads multi-district effort for grant



BROWN CITY — School Superintendent Neil Kohler is leading a grant application effort on behalf of 21 districts that want to buy fuel efficient buses. Three weeks ago, Brown City Schools hosted representatives from 20 other schools, the director of Michigan Association of Pupil Transportation, and two representatives from EGLE – Environmental, Great Lakes & Energy (formerly DNR) – to […]

MRH offers sports physicals; half of proceeds to athletic programs

BROWN CITY — Marlette Regional Hospital’s family healthcare offices are currently offering reduced price sports physicals to area athletes for a cost of $10, and half of the proceeds will be donated back to local schools’ athletic programs in the fall. For the month of July, the following offerings will be available: • July 16 from 2–5:30 p.m. on a […]

VIRGINIA M. CORWIN

Virginia M. Corwin, 81, of Ruby and formerly of Brown City, died June 28, 2019. She was born in Brown City to Erwin and Alice Henn. She attended Brown City High School. Virginia married James E. Corwin in 1955. She received her associates degree from St. Clair County Community College. Virginia was a mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She had also […]

BIRTHDAYS

We are updating our Birthdays list. Call 810-346-2753 to add a name or to make any changes. July 8• Tara Childers• Daniel Loutzenhiser• Nelson Childers• Linda Typinski• Luann Blackmer• Lynette Baer• Rachel WoodallJuly 9• Al Neuville• Lori Ramirez• Jennifer Schoenhals• Sara WelchJuly 10• Zach Takacs• Andy Leasher• Hope ProctorJuly 11• Dan McPhail • Dora Anderson• Darlene Wilcox• Nathan McClelland• Lewis […]

Varsity football team conducts annual youth camp

The Brown City High School varsity football team recently held its annual youth football camp for boys and girls in grades 2-6. Members of the coaching staff and players hosted the students and taught them drill and techniques, along with some fun competition.

Democracy best served by inclusion

Thursday was the Fourth of July — or Independence Day — a holiday to commemorate the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain. On Independence Day there were many events in the region and our nation including parades, fireworks, barbecues and picnics as well as political speeches and ceremonies […]

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