2012-12-06 / Community

News Briefs

MMA weekly ‘cash’ winners announced

MANISTIQUE – This week’s winners in the Manistique Merchants Association Christmas Cash drawing are:


Joseph Miller (Putvin Health Mart), Debbie Males (Curran Chevrolet).


Bill Orr (Jack’s Fresh Market), Mrs. Orville Erickson (Nelson Shoe Store), Roberta Swanson (Paul’s P;umbing), Lisa Hoholik (Flower Cottage).


Kristin Anderson (Manistique Oil), Bea O’Connor (Apple Barrel), Paul Roemer (Manistique Radio Center), Brenda Fleck (Peoples Store), Mark Larson (Suzy’s Shadow Box).

Winners may pick up their MMA gift certificates at mBank.

Grace Church women plan Christmas event

GLADSTONE – The Grace Church Women’s Christmas Event will be held on Dec. 13 at the Grace Church of Gladstone. Doors open at 6:15 p.m., with the program set to begin at 7 p.m., followed by beverages and dessert.

Performing this year’s program is award-winning singersongwriter, author and talk show host Babbie Mason.

The event is open to women ages 13 and older. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door.

Ferris releases spring semester honors list

BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State University has announced the names of students who earned a place on the academic honors list for the semester that ended in May.

Among this list was Jessica Rochefort of Manistique.

To be eligible for academic honors, FSU students must achieve a grade point average of at least 3.5 while enrolled in at least 12 credit hours at the 100 level or higher.

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