The race for a couple of seats on the St. Clair County Board of Commissioners is on. Tuesday's filing deadline saw some competition brewing for a couple districts, including District 5 which is currently held by County Chair Jeff Bohm. It encompasses the city of St. Clair, as well as the Townships of East China, Kimball, and St. Clair according to County Clerk Jay Deboyer. Bohm
An annual luncheon, Tuesday, by the committee that organizes Town Hall performances in Port Huron has selected The Salvation Army and Child Abuse and Neglect Council as the two charity’s they will help support following another successful series of presentations. Over $170,000 has been donated by the group since it’s beginnings. The 60th season gets underway this fall,
Baker College of Port Huron held a job fair Tuesday. The school's Betsy White says the college teams up with the state to find out about who's hiring and what the best and most in demand careers are. White says 22 employers with jobs to fill came to the event yesterday, with about one-hundred or so that came to find work. She advises that if you're looking for a
Veterans would have a special veterans designation on their Michigan Driver's license, under a new program officially beginning today. Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson, along with the Michigan Retailers Association and area veterans, will formally kick-off the designation, which allows veterans to receive retail discounts and promotions without having to carry around their discharge
Burtchville Township will be flushing fire hydrant during the month of May. They'll start on May 1st and go through the 30th on weekdays beginning at nine in the morning and going until 4:00 in the afternoon. You are urged to let your faucets run until the water is clear before using it for cooking, laundry and other needs. Call 810-385-5577 if you need more
From nearly 17 to just six... that's candidates to replace the soon-to-be retiring Port Huron Area School District Superintendent. A special workshop session for the Board of Education, Monday, saw them closing on their favored candidates, with Board President Jeff Stout noting that statewide school districts are on the hunt for a new superintendent. Stout says, of the six
The Port Huron Senior Center is the place to be Friday, for the 12th annual Art Auction, which serves as a benefit for the St. Clair County Council On Aging. The Council has teamed up with New York auction houses to bring in over 150 pieces of art, plus lithographs and prints from a wide variety of artists. The center's Jason Collins says a preview party kicks off the
A two vehicle accident, in Sanilac County's Elk Township Monday morning, sent one person to the hospital with serious injuries. The Sanilac County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened, about 8:35 a.m., at the intersection of Peck and Farr Roads. A GMC pickup driven by a 40-year-old Peck woman was traveling along Farr Road and stopped at the stop sign at the
Team 3667, made up of students from Central Middle School, Northern, and Port Huron High, are ranked 36th in Michigan after competing in the FIRST Robotics State Championship April 10-12th. The top 35 teams in the state compete at nationals. If one of the 35 teams cannot attend, Team 3667 is one of two teams next in line. The National Championships are April 23–26 in St. Louis. Gov. Rick
There's a new K-9 unit on the Sanilac County Sheriff's team. After months of training, K9 Baki and his handler Deputy Josh Horst have been put into action. Officials say Baki had his first couple of tracking incidents last week. The first saw Baki responding to a Domestic Violence incident in Lamotte Township, with him and his handler tracking the suspect through a
Drew Smyly left after six innings with a 4-2 lead, but Evan Reed loaded up the bases in the seventh inning and Ian Krol served up a grand slam to Marcus Semien, as the Chicago White Sox beat the Tigers 6-4 on Wednesday night. Austin Jackson had a two run homer for the Tigers and JD Martinez added a two run single. The final game of a four game series is set for Thursday afternoon at
Miguel Cabrera and Alex Avila each had three hits, Cabrera had a home run and three RBI, as the Detroit Tigers raced out to an 8-1 lead and then held on for an 8-6 win over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night. The Tigers belted seven doubles among their 15 hits in the game. Ian Kinsler had two doubles, scored twice, and drove in two runs. Justin Verlander went seven and
The Detroit Red Wings offense is struggling and has scored just twice in three playoff games against the Boston Bruins. Boston took a 3-0 win at Joe Louis Arena on Tuesday night, to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven series. Game four is in Detroit on Thursday.
The Chicago White Sox scored all three of their runs in the seventh inning to beat the Detroit Tigers 3-1 on Monday night. Anibal Sanchez had allowed just one hit through the first six innings, before allowing three doubles and a single in the seventh. Game two of a four game series is Tuesday night at Comerica Park.
The Boston Bruins beat the Detroit Red Wings 4-1 on Eastern Sunday in game two of their best-of-seven playoff series. The series is now tied at 1-1 with game three in Detroit on Tuesday. Luke Glendening scored the lone goal for the Wings.
Despite only five hits, the Detroit Tigers eked out a 2-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Easter Sunday at Comerica Park. Rick Porcello went seven innings for the win, allowed just one run on five hits. Joe Nathan picked up a save, striking out two in the ninth. The Tigers took two out of three in the series and host the Chicago White Sox on Monday night in game one of a four
For the second night in a row the Port Huron Fighting Falcons were frustrated by Trevor Gorsuch, who made 28 saves for his second shutout in a row. The Michigan Warriors beat the Falcons 3-0 at McMorran Arena to take a 2-0 series lead in the best-of-five North Division Final. Tyler Groat had two goals for the Warriors, who host game three in Flint on Friday, April 25.