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Hole sponsor opportunities also are available for $50. For details and registration, call Bonnie at 634-0233 or Wayne at 344-7644 or visit www.stpaulscasco.com.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

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Golf: Scooter Brickey paces course

The second to last stop of the Blue Water Junior Golf Tour took place Thursday at Lakeview Hills Golf Course in Lexington.

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Algonac school savings plummet

Five years ago, the Algonac Community Schools had than $4 million in the bank. By the end of the 2014-15 school year, if nothing is done, the school district could have less than $200,000 in savings.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

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Area school board candidates fill November ballot

Voters will have a lot of choices when it comes time to choose school board members in November.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

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<![CDATA[PORT HURON TWP. - The store is a mission of the Blue Water District of the United Methodist Church and distributes free items. The store hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays. Volunteers also are needed, as well as donation of goods and money. The store is at 2835 Lapeer Road. For details, call (586) 292-2910 or (248) 459-9625. NEW BALTIMORE - The church is having its fifth annual golf outing on Aug. 16 at Cedar Glen Golf Club, 36860 25 Mile Road, with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. The cost is $70 per golfer and includes fees, cart, continental breakfast, drink tickets and buffet dinner. Hole sponsor opportunities also are available for $50. For details and registration, call Bonnie at (586) 634-0233 or Wayne at (586) 344-7644 or visit www.stpaulscasco.com. LEXINGTON - The Gospelmen will perform at 6 p.m. Sunday in the church, 5597 S. Main St. A free-will offering will be accepted. The concert is sponsored by the Lexington Southern Gospel Concert Committee. RICHMOND - The Christian Education Association is having a "Barnless" barn sale from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 8, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 9 and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 10. Sunday will be $5 bag day; larger items will be half off. There also is a special pre-sale day, from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 7 for a $5 entry fee. All proceeds will benefit members of St. Peter's Lutheran attending Lutheran High North. The church is at 67055 Gratiot Road. The church will sponsor a back-to-school clothing giveaway from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 2. Gently used children's clothing, from infant through teenage sizes, and school supplies will be distributed while supplies last. Donations of clothing and supplies are being accepted. The church is at 1232 Griswold St., Port Huron. KIMBALL TWP. - The church will have a youth rally featuring an American Ninja Warrior course, a monster truck presentation, an eating competition and preaching including guest speaker Evangelist Ben Farrell, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 9. The rally is for youth age 13-18 and a parent or guardian must sign a waiver. Only 300 will be admitted, so registration is encouraged by calling (810) 858-9549 or visit www.sparlingvillebaptist.com. The event is free; lunch will be provided. The church is at 5230 Griswold Road. CAPAC - The church will have its "Once Upon A Treasure" rummage sale, from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 7 and 8, and 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 9. An early bird entry from 8-9 a.m. Thursday is available for $1. Donations will be accepted from noon-5 p.m. Aug. 2-4. For details, call (810) 877-5145. The church is at 4331 Capac Road. ST. CLAIR - The Rev. Rob Hunter will speak at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service, with fellowship and coffee hour afterward. Nursery care is available. The sanctuary is accessible by a wheelchair lift. On Aug. 3, there will be an outdoor worship service at East China Township Park, Pavilion 2, at 10 a.m. guitarist Ken Madeleine will provide special music, and a potluck picnic is afterward. Hot dogs and buns will be provided. Bring a lawn chair and beverage. The church is at 300 Adams St. ALGONAC - The Ladies Guild is having its annual garage sale from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. July 25 and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 26, in the St. Catherine Activity Center, 1108 St. Clair Blvd. ST. CLAIR - "A Sacred Place" will be the sermon title at the 10:30 a.m. Sunday worship service. Child care is available. Adult Sunday school is at 9:15 a.m. Vacation Bible School is from 5-8 p.m. Aug. 10-13, for children in preschool through eighth grade. Dinner will be served. The church is at 415 N. Third St. The Rev. Tom Seppo will speak at the 10 a.m. worship service Sunday. The church's youth band will provide special music. Plans are underway for National Night Out activities on Aug. 5. The church is at 723 Court St., Port Huron. ALGONAC - A free family movie night will be Friday, with free pizza and refreshments from 5-5:45 p.m. while they last. The movie "Rio 2" begins at 6 p.m. with popcorn and refreshments. The church is at 1623 Washington St. PORT HURON TWP. - Sunday worship services are at 8 and 10:30 a.m. "Gangway to Galilee" Vacation Bible School will be from 5:30-8 p.m. Aug. 4-8. For registration, call (810) 982-9853 or visit www.stpaullutheranph.com. The barrier-free church is at 3790 W. Water St. ALGONAC - "Nobody Knows Me Like You and You Like Me Anyway," is the sermon topic at 9 a.m. Sunday worship service. A nursery for younger children is available on request. Marybeth Beebe is the new pastor. A free computer lab will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the first and third Fridays. The food pantry serving people in Algonac and Clay and Ira townships is open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays and 6-7 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. The church is at 424 Smith St. The Trinity Treasures Thrift Shop, at 1421 Michigan St., is open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays. The Rev. Steve Schilke will lead worship at the 8:15 a.m. traditional service and 10 a.m. contemporary service. Communion will be celebrated at the 8:15 a.m. service. An evening service is at 6 p.m. Mondays during July and August. The last summer food drive will be at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 7 in the church parking lot. The church is at 3455 Stone St., Port Huron. "New Responsibilities" will be the Rev. William Wright's sermon topic at the 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. Sunday worship services. The Praise Band will provide special music. Nursery care is provided for both services, and coffee hour is between services. The church is at 828 Lapeer Ave., Port Huron. The Revs. Jason and Kelly Pittman and the Rev. Bre Ryan will lead a combined Worship in the Park service with Lakeshore Presbyterian at 10 a.m. Sunday at Port Huron Township Park, Pavilion 1, Port Huron Township. Bring a dish to pass for a potluck luncheon afterward and a folding chair. Meat, beverage and table service will be provided. There will be no 8 a.m. Sunday worship at Lighthouse Park. MARYSVILLE - "The Lord's Prayer -- Kingdom" will be the Rev. Paul Kruse's sermon topic at the 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday services. Fellowship coffee hour is at 10 a.m. Sunday school also is at 11 a.m. Bible study is at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The church is at 4053 Ravenswood Road. FORT GRATIOT - The church will join First Presbyterian in a worship service at 10 a.m. Sunday at Port Huron Township Park on Beach Road. Bring a lawn chair. The church will offer a six-week personal wellness workshop, Personal Action Toward Health, from 1-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 13. The workshop, from Senior Alliance of Southeastern Michigan, is free and open to the public. For details, call (810) 385-4531 or email lakeshorepresby@aol.com. The church is at 5235 Lakeshore Road. The Rev. Tim Anderson will preach at the 10:30 a.m. worship service with Communion Sunday. Jean Willard and RJ Whitcomb will provide special music. A coffee fellowship is afterward. An eight-week membership class will meet from 9:30-10:15 a.m. Sundays. Contact Dennis Young at the church. Men's Breakfast is at 9 a.m. today. Last Saturday program for children in elementary school is July 26. Vacation Bible School will be from 6:30-8 p.m. Aug. 19-22. The church is at 2501 Stone St., Port Huron. Sunday school is at 10 a.m., with worship service at 11 a.m. A special offering will be collected for the Boys and Girls Missionary Challenge. An elevator and nursery are available. Adult Bible study, "The Gospel of John," is at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The church is at 835 River St., Port Huron. ST. CLAIR - Licensed lay minister Chris Ritter will lead a casual worship service with Holy Communion at 5 p.m. today. Sunday worship with Holy Communion is at 9:30 a.m. Fellowship and refreshments are after the Sunday service. "Panda Mania" Vacation Bible School will be from 6-8:30 p.m. July 28-39, for children age 4 through fifth grade. The church is at 123 S. Seventh St. CASCO TWP. - Rebekah Rathman Wingrove will lead worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Food and returnable cans are being collected. The church is at 8052 Chapin St. KIMBALL TWP. - Sunday school for all ages is at 10 a.m. with worship service at 11 a.m. The church offers home Bible study groups, men's and women's Bible study, young adult night and youth group. The church is at 5461 Lapeer Road. Guest speaker Jim Williams will share the message "Health and Healing in the Present Moment" at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Williams is an herbalist, nutritionist and iridologist and operates a holistic center, Williams Wellness in Port Huron. The class, "Spiritual Economics" will be offered at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The community is at 431 17th St., Port Huron. "Ought" will be the Rev. Dr. Richard Hotchkin's sermon topic at the 9:30 a.m. Sunday worship service. Vacation Sunday school also is at 9:30 a.m. with fellowship time at 10:30 a.m. Loose change offering for July will benefits SONS. The church is at 710 Pine St., Port Huron. PORT HURON TWP. - Joe Collins will be the guest speaker at the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service. The church is handicap accessible. The church is at 4070 W. Water St. GOODELLS - The Rev. William Otten will give the sermon and celebrate Communion at the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday, with fellowship afterward. The church is at 2792 Goodells Road. The Rev. Lydia Speller will celebrate Holy Eucharist at the 5:30 p.m. service today and 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday. Coffee and fellowship are after the 10 a.m. service. Vestry will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesday. Worship service is every Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the chapel. The annual lighthouse service will be at 8 a.m. Aug. 9 at Lighthouse Beach. The 16th annual Syd Turner Memorial Golf Outing will be Aug. 24 at Willow Ridge Golf Course with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. The church is at 1213 Sixth St., Port Huron. Larry Babin will lead morning prayer in the garden at 10 a.m. Sunday. Paula Graham will be the lector. A potluck picnic will be after the service. Protein items, such as canned tuna, meat and Spam, are being accepted for distribution to the Blue Water Community Food Depot. The church is at 3201 Gratiot Ave., Port Huron. MARYSVILLE - Sunday worship is at 8 and 10 a.m. Grief support meeting is at 10 a.m. July 22. A Mexican fiesta dinner featuring taco and nacho bar with fixings, and ice cream, will be 4-7 p.m. Thursday. Donations will be accepted to support the mission and ministries of the church. The church is at 543 Michigan Ave. ST. CLAIR - Sally Beck will give the homily at the 8 and 10 a.m. services of morning prayer Sunday. Coffee and fellowship are after the 10 a.m. service. The Finance Ministry meets after the 10 a.m. service. Vestry Ministry meets at 6:30 p.m. Thursday. The Thrift Shop hours are 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays. The church is at 115 N. Sixth St. ST. CLAIR - The Rev. Verne Harris will lead the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday with adult Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Family night with Bible study for all ages is at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Home groups are every third Wednesday of the month. The church is at 950 Wadhams Road. The church is having a summer day camp for ages 5-12 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday through Saturday, led by staff of MICH-LU-CA, a ministry of Living Waters Ministries of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. There is a cost. Registration is required, and single days can be chosen on a per diem basis. Call the church at (810) 982-1240 or email oursaviourluth@aol.com. The church is at 1029 Sixth St., Port Huron. PORT HURON TWP. - Rob Stetson will speak at the 10:45 a.m. worship service Sunday. He and his family are missionaries serving with Word of Life in France. They will give a presentation to the youth during 9:30 a.m. Sunday School. Family night with a bonfire is at 6 p.m. Bring a dessert. Prayer time with Pastor Tim is at 9 a.m. with Sunday school for all ages afterward, with the elective "Foundations" offered. Nursery is provided. Ross Connection Cafe is open at 9:45 a.m. Pastor Tim will teach an introduction to theology class from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday nights. Participants need to sign up and purchase the notebook. Call the church office for details. Pastor Josh Stahl will meet with junior high students at 7 p.m. Wednesday night, and senior high students at 7 p.m. Thursday. Celebrate Recovery at Ross Port Huron will meet Friday beginning with supper at 6 p.m. followed by program at 7 p.m. and open share at 8 p.m. Cafe Connection is open until 10 p.m. Child care and transportation are available. For details, call (810) 479-6311 or email CRssrecovry@comcast.net. The church is at 2865 Maywood Drive. FORT GRATIOT - "Jesus, the Only Lifeboat" will be the Rev. David Caswell's message at the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday. Sunday school for all ages is at 10 a.m. The church is at 4311 Pine Grove Road. SMITHS CREEK - "The King Looks for Commitment to do Battle" will be the Rev. Tim Parker's message at the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday. The church is at 249 Henry St. CLYDE TWP. - Sunday morning service is at 10 a.m. Junior church is at 10:30 a.m. The church is handicap-accessible. Vacation Bible School is from 6-8:30 p.m. July 28 through Aug. 1. The church is at 4580 North Road. Major Mark Turner will bring the message at the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service. A children's and nursery program is available at the service. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. The annual Summer Concert Series is at 6 p.m. Sundays through July in Pine Grove Park. This week's special guests will be the Flint Citadel Band. The concerts are free, but donations are accepted. The church is at 2000 Court St., Port Huron. The Usher Board Department is having a yard sale and car wash from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. today at the church, 2030 Church Ave., Port Huron. Table space is available for rental. For details, call (810) 858-3270. PORT HURON TWP. - K. Eugene Zyjewski will speak on the Bible topic, "Life Does Have a Purpose" at 12:30 p.m. Sunday in the Kingdom Hall, 2761 Yeager St. CASCO TWP. - The Rev. Ken Gadd will lead an outdoor worship service at 9 a.m. Sunday. Fellowship is afterward. The church is at 9008 Meisner Road. MARYSVILLE - Sunday worship is at 9:30 a.m. with children's message. Nursery is available. Adult summer Sunday school is at 11 a.m. The mission team of youth and leaders who are going to work at the Grand Rapids Area Service Project July 26-30 will be commissioned. The main level is wheelchair accessible. The church offers a youth group, knitting/crocheting group and activities for senior citizens. The church is at 721 W. Huron Blvd. KIMBALL TWP. - Sunday worship is at 10:45 a.m. Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. Nursery is available. Harbor Impact Ministries will distribute free food, clothing, cleaning and hygiene supplies, baby needs and general supplies, from 9-11 a.m. July 29. The church is at 1963 Allen Road. MARYSVILLE - "Living With Weeds" will be the sermon topic at 6 p.m. today and 10 a.m. Sunday. Holy Communion will be celebrated at both services. Fellowship and refreshments will follow both services. "Weird Animals" Vacation Bible School will be 6-8:30 p.m. July 28 through Aug. 1, for children in preschool through sixth grade. Register at www.plcmarysville.org. The church is at 1023 Michigan Ave. "Man. Oh Man, Oh Man..." will be the Rev. Mark Madson's sermon topic at the 8:30 and 10 a.m. Sunday worship services. Communion at the 8:30 a.m. service. A casual, contemporary worship service will be at 7 p.m. Monday, preceded by fellowship hour at 6 p.m. The church and school are sponsoring "Chasing the Sun" 5K run and 2K walk on Aug. 8 on the Fort Gratiot Trail behind Meijer, 24th Avenue in Fort Gratiot. Start time is 8 p.m. The event will include swag prizes, awards and refreshments. The cost before Friday is $25 plus a $2.50 signup fee; after Friday it is $30 plus $2.50 signup fee. Proceeds benefit scholarships for Trinity Lutheran School. Registration is requested at www.roadrunnertiming.com/page-register.html. The church is at 1517 10th St., Port Huron.

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Filing deadline for school boards approaching

People thinking of running for their local school board have a few days left to make a decision.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

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Blue Water Memories

Some time ago it was decided that if there were less dark places in the park that there would be less carousing there at night.

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Woman funds training session for first responders

Michelle Metdepenningen believes first responders need to practice to handle emergencies at schools.

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Art Van loan voters identified

So let's get started. Talk to me: * Gary from Algonac: "I am hoping you will publish the names of the individual county commissioners who approved borrowing the money from the library funds for the purchase of the building in Port Huron.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Detroit News

Detroit pair to be tried in 2012 slayings of two Westland teens

Witnesses in the case said during the investigations that Kudla and Bobbish came to a home on Algonac on the city's east side in July 2012 looking to buy drugs when they were robbed and forced to the trunk of a car.

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The Detroit News

Celebrate Michigan in photos

After a gorgeous sunset at the Little Sable Point Lighthouse near Pentwater, Jessica Dobbs of Lincoln Park and her husband, Jeffrey, decided to stay later and take some lighthouse photos with stars.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Times Herald

Sailboat racing: Rain can't dampen Mackinac spirits

Jerry Conger was getting drenched Tuesday afternoon, standing in the rain at the Mackinac Race awards party.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

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Club News

For details, call 385-4310. The club will sponsor Project KidSight and conduct free vision testing for children age 6 and younger from 1-5 p.m. July 22-26 during the St. Clair County 4-H Fair in Goodells.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

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Marriage Licenses

BOWLES, Jason J. and PEARSON, Aimee Jo, both of Clay Township. LAPARL, William L. Jr. and GALAC, Brianne J., both of Clay Township.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

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<![CDATA[PORT HURON TWP. - The store is a mission of the Blue Water District of the United Methodist Church and distributes free items. The store hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday and 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays. Volunteers also are needed, as well as donation of goods and money. The store is at 2835 Lapeer Road. For details, call (586) 292-2910 or (248) 459-9625. NEW BALTIMORE - The church is having its fifth annual golf outing on Aug. 16 at Cedar Glen Golf Club, 36860 25 Mile Road, with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. The cost is $70 per golfer and include fees, cart, continental breakfast, drink tickets and buffet dinner. Hole sponsor opportunities also are available for $50. For details and registration, call Bonnie at (586) 634-0233 or Wayne at (586) 344-7644 or visit www.stpaulscasco.com. LEXINGTON - The Gospelmen will perform at 6 p.m. July 20 in the church, 5597 S. Main St. A free-will offering will be accepted. The concert is sponsored by the Lexington Southern Gospel Concert Committee. RICHMOND - The Christian Education Association is having a "Barnless" barn sale from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 8, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 9, and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Aug. 10. Sunday will be $5 bag day; larger items will be half off. There also is a special pre-sale day, from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 7 for a $5 entry fee. All proceeds will benefit members of St. Peter's Lutheran attending Lutheran High North. The church is at 67055 Gratiot Road. LEXINGTON - An anniversary worship service to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the congregation and 50th anniversary of church dedication, will be at 9:30 a.m. Sunday. A celebration breakfast will be served afterward in the fellowship hall. The church is at 7155 Huron Ave. CHINA TWP. - Free supplemental groceries will be distributed to anyone in need beginning at noon, Wednesday. Take your own boxes and bags; there will be assistance to carry groceries to vehicles. Identification and proof of income are not required. The church is at 3631 King Road. The church will sponsor a back-to-school clothing giveaway from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 2. Gently used children's clothing, from infant through teenage sizes, and school supplies will be distributed while supplies last. Donations of clothing and supplies are being accepted. The church is at 1232 Griswold St., Port Huron. ST. CLAIR - The Rev. Rob Hunter will speak at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service with Holy Communion, with fellowship and coffee hour afterward. Nursery care is available. The sanctuary is accessible by a wheelchair lift. The church is at 300 Adams St. ST. CLAIR - "Twice Blessed" will be the sermon title at the 10:30 a.m. Sunday worship service. Child care is available. Adult Sunday school is at 9:15 a.m. The church is at 415 N. Third St. Minister William Austin will preach at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service. The Not Quite Ready for Prime Time Players will present "The Amazing Paintium Processor" skit during worship. The church is at 805 Chestnut St., Port Huron. We Heart This City will partner with Cross Current Church to conduct a neighborhood cleanup today. Bring gloves and something to pick up trash; trash bags will be provided. Participants should meet at 9 a.m. in the Port Huron High School parking lot near the stadium, to clean both sides of 24th Street. The event is canceled if it rains. Sign up at guest services on Sunday or call (810) 987-1478. ALGONAC - A free community supper with hot dogs, buns, chips, relish tray, fruit and pudding, will be served from 5-6:30 p.m. Wednesday. A free family movie night featuring "Rio 2," as well as free pizza and refreshments will be at 6 p.m. July 25. The church is at 1003 Washington St. PORT HURON TWP. - Sunday worship services are at 8 and 10:30 a.m. "Gangway to Galilee" Vacation Bible School will be from 5:30-8 p.m. Aug. 4-8. For registration, call (810) 982-9853. The barrier-free church is at 3790 W. Water St. ALGONAC - Sunday worship service is at 9 a.m. A nursery for smaller children is available on request. Marybeth Beebe is the new pastor. A free computer lab will be available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays. Someone will be available to help with job and other searches on days when the pantry is open. The food pantry serving people in Algonac and Clay and Ira townships is open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays and 6-7 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. The church is at 424 Smith St. The Trinity Treasures Thrift Shop, at 1421 Michigan St., is open 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays. "Finding Calm in the Storm" will the Rev. Thomas Badley's sermon topic at the 9:30 and 11:15 a.m. Sunday worship services. Mary Ecker and Brian Miller will provide special music. Nursery care is provided for both services, and coffee hour is between services. The church is at 828 Lapeer Ave., Port Huron. MARYSVILLE - "The Lord's Prayer -- Father" will be the Rev. Paul Kruse's sermon topic at the 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday services. Holy Communion will be celebrated at the 9 a.m. service. Fellowship coffee hour is at 10 a.m. Sunday school also is at 11 a.m. Bible study is at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The church will have a rummage sale from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today to benefit Blue Water Pregnancy Care Center. The church is at 4053 Ravenswood Road. FORT GRATIOT - The Rev. Kelly Pittman will preach at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service, with coffee and fellowship afterward. The church will offer a six-week personal wellness workshop, Personal Action Toward Health, from 1-3:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 6. The workshop, from Senior Alliance of Southeastern Michigan, is free and open to the public. For details, call (810) 385-4531 or email lakeshorepresby@aol.com. The church is at 5235 Lakeshore Road. The Rev. Steve Schilke will lead worship at the 8:15 a.m. traditional service and 10 a.m. contemporary service. Communion will be celebrated at the 10 a.m. service. A Monday evening service is at 6 p.m. Mondays during July and August. The church is at 3455 Stone St., Port Huron. The Rev. Tim Anderson will preach at the 10:30 a.m. worship service with Communion Sunday. Jean Willard will provide special music. A coffee fellowship is afterward. The Women's Association will meet for a potluck luncheon and meeting at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the home of Mert Lander. Call the church for details. Men's Breakfast is at 9 a.m. July 19. Vacation Bible School will be from 6:30-8 p.m. Aug. 19-22. The church is at 2501 Stone St., Port Huron. Sunday school is at 10 a.m., with worship service at 11 a.m. Holy Communion will be celebrated. An elevator and nursery are available. Adult Bible study, "The Gospel of John," is at 6 p.m. Wednesday. The church is at 835 River St., Port Huron. KIMBALL TWP. - The church will host a youth rally featuring an American Ninja Warrior course, a monster truck presentation, an eating competition and preaching including guest speaker Evangelist Ben Farrell, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 9. The rally is for youth age 13-18 and a parent or guardian must sign a waiver. Only 300 will be admitted, so registration is encouraged by calling (810) 858-9549 or visit www.sparlingvillebaptist.com. The event is free; lunch will be provided. The church is at 5230 Griswold Road. CASCO TWP. - A celebration of summer breakfast will be served at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, with worship afterward, led by the Rev. Jane Rathman. Wear casual summer clothing. The church is at 8052 Chapin St. The Rev. Jason Pittman will preach at Sunday services including an 8 a.m. beach service at Lighthouse Park and 10 a.m. worship service in the sanctuary. The Sacrament of Baptism will be celebrated during the 10 a.m. service. Child care is provided during the 10 a.m. service. Refreshments and fellowship are after both services. In case of rain, the 8 a.m. service will move to the church. The church is at 811 Wall St., Port Huron. KIMBALL TWP. - Sunday school for all ages is at 10 a.m. with worship service at 11 a.m. The church offers home Bible study groups, men's and women's Bible study, young adult night and youth group. The church is at 5461 Lapeer Road. PORT HURON TWP. - Scott Stapleford will give the message at the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service. The church is accessible, and all services are interpreted for the deaf. The church is at 4070 W. Water St. Former resident Joyce Van Baak will share the vibrational sounds of her crystal alchemy bowls at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. The class, "Spiritual Economics" will be offered at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. The community is at 431 17th St., Port Huron. "Perhaps They Will Respect Him" will be the Rev. Dr. Richard Hotchkin's sermon topic at the 9:30 a.m. Sunday worship service. Vacation Sunday school also is at 9:30 a.m. with fellowship time at 10:30 a.m. Loose change offering for July will benefits SONS. Pasties are for sale from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday through Friday. The cost is $5. The church is at 710 Pine St., Port Huron. GOODELLS - William Warsinski will give the sermon at the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday, with fellowship afterward. The church is at 2792 Goodells Road. The Rev. Lydia Speller will celebrate Holy Eucharist at the 5:30 p.m. service today and 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday. Coffee and fellowship are after the 10 a.m. service. Building and Grounds meets at 9 a.m. Grace Church Finance will meet at noon Tuesday. Vestry will meet at 6 p.m. July 23. Worship service is every Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the chapel. The 16th annual Syd Turner Memorial Golf Outing will be Aug. 24 at Willow Ridge Golf Course with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. The weekend of July 19 and 20, the church is hosting a group of Episcopalians from Oklahoma coming to Port Huron to work on housing projects. Volunteers are needed to serve a dinner Saturday night after service and a breakfast Sunday morning. The church is at 1213 Sixth St., Port Huron. The Rev. Shirley Seely will lead the worship and give the homily at the 10 a.m. Sunday worship service. Darlene King will be the deacon. Linda Brennan will assist. The church is at 3201 Gratiot Ave., Port Huron. MARYSVILLE - Sunday worship is at 8 and 10 a.m. Vestry meets at 7 p.m. Monday. Grief support meeting is at 10 a.m. July 22. There will be a Mexican fiesta dinner on July 24. The church is at 543 Michigan Ave. ST. CLAIR - Services of morning prayer will be at 8 and 10 a.m. Sunday by Michelle Weaver. Sally Beck will give the homily. Romaine Tarzwell and Sandy Smith will read lessons and Psalm. Coffee and fellowship are after the 10 a.m. service. Thrift Shop Ministry meets at 9 a.m. Grief Support Ministry meets at 7 p.m. Thursday. The Thrift Shop hours are 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays. The church is at 115 N. Sixth St. CAPAC - The church will have its "Once Upon A Treasure" rummage sale, from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 7 and 8 and 9 a.m.-noon Aug. 9. An early bird entry from 8-9 a.m. Thursday is available for $1. Donations will be accepted from noon-5 p.m. Aug. 2-4. For details, call (810) 877-5145. The church is at 4331 Capac Road. ST. CLAIR - The Rev. Verne Harris will lead the 10:30 a.m. worship service Sunday with adult Sunday school at 9:30 a.m. Family night with Bible study for all ages is at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Home groups are every third Wednesday of the month. The church is at 950 Wadhams Road. PORT HURON TWP. - John Kendrick will present information about the Gideon's ministry at the 10:45 a.m. worship service Sunday. Pastor Tim Clark will continue the study of "God and the Lost." Prayer time is at 9 a.m. with Sunday school for all ages afterward, with the elective "Foundations" offered. Nursery is provided. Ross Connection Cafe is open at 9:45 a.m. Celebrate Recovery at Ross Port Huron will meet Friday beginning with supper at 6 p.m. followed by program at 7 p.m. and open share at 8 p.m. Cafe Connection is open until 10 p.m. Child care and transportation are available. For details, call (810) 479-6311 or email CRssrecovry@comcast.net. The church is at 2865 Maywood Drive. FORT GRATIOT - "Is Truth Legitimate" will be the Rev. Kirk Slowinski's message at the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday. Sunday school for all ages is at 10 a.m. The church is at 4311 Pine Grove Road. SMITHS CREEK - "An AWOL King; that's not a good way to start the Kingship Era" will be the Rev. Tim Parker's message at the 11 a.m. worship service Sunday at Lighthouse Beach Park. This is the ninth sermon in the Samuel series. This is a combined service with River of Life Christian Fellowship and the Blue Water Rescue Mission with a picnic afterward. The church is at 249 Henry St. CLYDE TWP. - Sunday morning service is at 10 a.m. Junior church is at 10:30 a.m. The church is accessible. Vacation Bible School is from 6-8:30 p.m. July 28 through Aug. 1. The church is at 4580 North Road. ST. CLAIR - "Under Construction: A Habitat For Humanity Vacation Bible School," will be from 9 a.m.-noon, Monday through Friday, for children age three through fifth grade. Registration is requested at www.immanuelsc.org or by calling the church office, (810) 329-7174. Volunteers are also needed to assist with the Vacation Bible School. Call the church office for training times and dates. The church is at 415 N. Ninth St. Sunday school is at 9:30 a.m. Majors Russell and Jan Sjogren will be guests and Major Russell Sjogren will share the message, "Believe God" at the 10:45 a.m. Sunday worship service. A children's and nursery program is available at the service. The annual Summer Concert Series is at 6 p.m. Sundays through July in Pine Grove Park. The concerts are free but donations are accepted. The church is at 2000 Court St., Port Huron. PORT HURON TWP. - K. Csiki will speak on the Bible topic, "Looking at Youths from Jehovah's Standpoint" at 12:30 p.m. Sunday in the Kingdom Hall, 2761 Yeager St. CASCO TWP. - The Rev. Ken Gadd will lead a worship service at 9 a.m. Sunday. Coffee and fellowship are afterward. The church is at 9008 Meisner Road. MARYSVILLE - Sunday worship is at 9:30 a.m. with children's message. Nursery is available. Adult summer Sunday school is at 11 a.m. Conversation, and brunch provided by the trustees, are afterward. The main level is wheelchair accessible. The church offers a youth group, knitting/crocheting group and activities for senior citizens. The church is at 721 W. Huron Blvd. KIMBALL TWP. - Sunday worship is at 10:45 a.m. Sunday school meets at 9:30 a.m. The church is at 1963 Allen Road. MARYSVILLE - "The Extravagant Sower" will be the Rev. John Hitzeroth's sermon topic at 6 p.m. today and 10 a.m. Sunday. Holy Communion will be celebrated at both services. Fellowship and refreshments will follow both services. The church is at 1023 Michigan Ave. "A Real Fight" will be the Rev. Mark Madson's sermon topic at the 8:30 and 10 a.m. Sunday worship services. Communion at the 10 a.m. service. A casual, contemporary worship service will be at 7 p.m. Monday, preceded by fellowship hour at 6 p.m. There will be a rummage sale from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. today. A senior shut-in service and lunch will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. The church and school are sponsoring "Chasing the Sun" 5K run and 2K walk on Aug. 8 on the Fort Gratiot Trail behind Meijer, 24th Avenue in Fort Gratiot. Start time is 8 p.m. The event will include swag prizes, awards and refreshments. The cost before July 25 is $25 plus a $2.50 sign-up fee; after July 25 it is $30 plus $2.50 sign-up fee. Proceeds benefit scholarships for Trinity Lutheran School. Registration is requested at www.roadrunnertiming.com/page-register.html. The church is at 1517 10th St., Port Huron.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Westland Observer

Family and friends of slain teens crowd court

Testimony about two Westland teens pleading to be released from the men who are charged with killing them was emotional for family and friends who packed the courtroom during the preliminary examination, which will continue Monday.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Times Herald

Clubs News

Bricks are for sale for the plaza at Military Street and South Boulevard and also the Lincoln School rock and brick plaza.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Times Herald

School of Choice program starts

Parents who want to move their children to a new school without moving have until July 25 to check out the School of Choice program.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Times Herald

Junior golf: Kaity Rittner edges Maia Cataldo in playoff

Kaity Rittner of Algonac won a scorecared playoff Monday to claim the title in the 12-and-13-year-old girls division of the Blue Water Junior Golf Tour event at Gowanie Country Club.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Detroit Free Press

New reefs helping ancient fish thrive in St. Clair River

Workers are placing rocks in the St. Clair River to build reefs that will provide a habitat for spawning fish.

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Beach Hazards Statement for St Clair County was issued at July 27 at 9:30PM EDT

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