March 15, 2012 RSS feed / Community

U.P. Regional Blood Center anounces next blood driveAlma

The U.P. Regional Blood Cen- ter will hold its next local blood donor drive Thursday, March 22, from 1-5:15 p.m., at the Blanchard Center, located at 401 Deer St. in Manistique. More...

February organ donor registration up 89 percentThe

Nearly 41,000 residents joined the state’s organ donor registry last month, an increase of 89 percent from February 2011 and further evidence that Michigan is improv- ing the odds for those in need of transplants. More...

Meeting set

Concealed Weapons Licens- ing Board for Schoolcraft County will hold its next meeting on Tues- day, March 20, at 1 p.m. More...

Francis de Sales to holdSt. Patrick’s Day dinner

There’s a bit o’ the Irish in all of us, and where better to celebrate it than the annual St. Patrick’s Day dinner on Saturday, March 17, at St. Francis de Sales School cafeteria. Sponsored by St. More...

News from MAS

Mrs. Sherbinow reports her second grade class was the win- ner of the door decorating contest for the second floor (grades two, three, four and five)! More...

Senior Center

soup! Yum, yum. I encourage you to drop by the Cen- ter this coming Sunday, March 18, and have some soup. You will not only fill your tummy, you will be assisting the Eva Burrell Animal Shelter on one of their many fund- raisers. More...

Irish Cream Celebration Cake

box devil’s food cake mix1 box (4-serving size) chocolate instant puddingand pie More...

Grandparents Teach, Too

Have fun being Irish! More...

Alma dean's list release

area students were named to the fall term dean’s list at Alma College. Making the list were Lauren Bur- ton of Germfask. Also included were Malorie La- kosky, Cody Kayser and Kayle Tuttle all of Manistique. More...

News from the Townships

Doyle Township Board held its regular monthly meeting Feb.8, 2012, at the Doyle Township Hall at 4:30 p.m. Supervisor Lynn Nor- ton called the meeting to order. More...

Photo

Emerald Elementary Student Wellness Team put on a “Design a bag” contest to promote eating healthy and being active seeing March is National Nutrition Month. More...

Photo

done! The Big Bay de Noc kindergarteners have been busy all winter building their igloo. Here they sit with their Monday Manners t-shirts on in their almost complete igloo. More...

Marquette General Hospital signs memorandum of understanding

Marquette General Health System (MGHS) Board of Trust- ees is one step closer to enhancing healthcare provided in the Upper Peninsula. More...

Poll

Should the Manistique Area Schools Board of Education pursue a shared superintendent with Big Bay de Noc School?