Village council decides to go the distance

Street improvements move forward

CHESANING – The Chesaning Village Council has decided to focus the upcoming street improvement projects on Line Street, Wood Street and Fourth Street. During the Dec. 16 meeting, councilmen listened as OHM consultant Charles Rolfe talked about what the village could accomplish with the revenue generated by the voter-approved street bond. The council had a tough decision; whether to rebuild […]

Mother pays tribute to a special daughter

MONTROSE – Agnes House Johnson knows how special education students are sometimes bullied, simply because of their special learning circumstances. But she also knows what a difference special education makes in the lives of those individuals who need it. She understands how isolated and alone these individuals feel and has made it her mission for the past 50 years to […]

STC students win new bikes through haunted house association’s annual bike giveaway

ST. CHARLES – Christmas came early last Wednesday for six elementary students in St. Charles. The St. Charles Haunted House Association awarded students with brand new bicycles during its annual Haunted House Association Christmas Bike giveaway. Over 200 students in grades kindergarten through fifth submitted essays on why they felt they deserved and/or needed a new bike, and how they […]

Chalk Talk

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the New Lothrop Area Public Schools staff and Board of Education! I cannot believe how fast time flies! I hope you and your children enjoy this well-deserved break. We will be returning to school Monday, January 5. We received word from the state in late November about our upcoming spring assessment. The formerly […]

Letters to the editor

Writer appreciates police officers To Whom It May Concern, I am writing this letter to inform you that I appreciate all of you officers and your 911 team. They have always helped me, Danyiel Rose Bates, with anything that has happened to us at our residence. I want to thank all of your officers and how efficient they have been […]

Chesaning students go to bat for respect

CHESANING – On Dec. 17, Chesaning Subway restaurant owner Chris Rowe presented the prizes to Chesaning Middle School and several students who demonstrated how they “Go to Bat for Respect” through a writing competition co-sponsored by Subway and the Detroit Tiger Foundation. According to the Subway organization, there were several good entries from the Flint area, but Chesaning Middle School […]

NEWS Briefs

FOOTBALL FRENZY WEEK 15 WINNERS – The winners of the Chesaning Chamber of Commerce’s Football Frenzy for Week 15 are: First place, Jean Krupp, of Chesaning, 102 pts., $100; second place, Chuck Eickholt, of Chesaning, 99 pts., $70; third place-tie, Brett Meyer, of Owosso, and Larry Brownell, of Flushing, 96 pts., $55 each; fifth place, Sarah Mahoney, of St. Charles, […]