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Hospice of Helping Hands to hold fundraiser

Hospice of Helping Hands, Inc. is planning a fundraiser that will entertain with live music from the ‘50s through today. The event will be held Oct. 21 at Edwards Township Hall. The fun begins at 6 p.m. and ends at midnight.

HHH Executive Director Cori Lucynski said a first annual “Party through the Decades” is something different from normal fundraisers for the nonprofit. The idea came to mind when the fundraising committee wanted to do something similar to the ‘80s Fest that was held in Birch Run. She said this year HHH is fundraising apart from Tolfree Foundation.

Inside the shelter

Inside the shelter

This has been a big month for us, as we have had a change in the board of directors. If you did not already know, the previous board had decided to allow a local business person, Christie Blackford, to form a board that will bring new ideas and people into the Ogemaw County Humane Society, with hopes of a new beginning of sorts and a continued goal of helping the animals in our area.

The new board consists of Christie Blackford, president; Tom Kish, vice president; Andrea Rose, secretary, and Liz Gorske, treasurer, with the...

2017-18 school year kicks off at WBRC schools

 

Editor’s note: In our last edition, the Ogemaw County Voice introduced the new teachers and instructional coaches joining the staff at Rose City Elementary, Surline Middle and Elementary schools. We pick up the story introducing the new teachers at Ogemaw Heights High School.

Students from across the area headed back to school this past week for the beginning of the 2017-18 school year. In the West Branch-Rose City Area Schools, the start of the new year welcomed many new staff members, introduced new programs and renewed its commitment to provide students with an exceptional education...

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