“No matter what has hurt you, there is a simple, yet powerful answer to your healing: forgiveness,” organizers said.
Monroe Community Players will present "Murder at Maui" in dinner theater format at Carl's Hideaway in Ida.
Whiteford’s Cole Giesige iis at or near the top in just about every statistical category for Monroe County Region baseball players.
Both Ida squads stayed alive in the 62nd annual Monroe County Fair Baseball Tournament with mercy-rule wins Monday night. They will play each other next.
The 62nd annual Monroe County Fair Baseball Tournament opened Saturday, July 16, 2022 with four games.
Three South Rockwood pitchers combined on a two-hit shutout against Ida in the finals of the 48th annual Monroe County Fair Softball Tournament.
Ida advanced to Monroe County Fair Softball Tournament championship. Bedford grad Joey Wiemer will play in the MLB All-Star Futures Game.
Four Flea & Farmers Markets in the Grove have been set for 2022. The first is Saturday.
Mason beat Frenchdown and defending champion South Rockwood held off Ida on Day 2 of the Monroe County Fair Softball Tournament.
Mason and Ida were winners on the opening day of the
Kaylyn Carsten of Ida graduated with honors in May from the University of Toledo.
The International Dark-Sky Association (IDA), a group that works to protect the night from light pollution, has named Keweenaw Dark Sky Park the newest addition to the International Dark Sky Places Program.
Mackinaw City, Michigan, is home to more than just the Mackinac Bridge and delicious fudge, did you know that one of the world’s first International Dark Sky Parks is just about four miles from the downtown area?
Located in Cass County, Michigan, the Dr. T.K. Lawless Dark Sky Park is the only International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) certified Dark Sky Park in southern Michigan.
Bob Dean is charged with multiple counts of cruelty persons with infirmities, Medicaid fraud and obstruction of justice after last year's fatal evacuation ahead of Hurricane Ida.
Kindergarten teacher Sherry Locke who loves to teach is retiring along with her teacher assistant Carolyn Clark.
Jefferson's Alex Mansfield topped his own school record in the shot-put with a throw of 60-7.25 at the Midwest Meet Champions Saturday.
Milan girls soccer advanced to the District finals after defeating Dundee 8-0. Ida's season came to an end 7-0 against Clinton.
Bedford, Gibraltar Carlson and Jefferson won first-round District baseball games Tuesday while Ida suffered a tough loss.
Whiteford's softball team knocked off Monroe and SMCC Saturday, the Toledo Walleye reached the Kelly Cup Finals and Brian Bergakker won the Joy Fair Memorial at Flat Rock Speedway for the third straight year.
Ida turned back Jefferson 8-0 while Monroe and Dundee also won District soccer games Wednesday.
Ida's Summer Smith was 7-for-9 with 11 RBI to lead Ida to a sweep of Hudson Tuesday; and more high school sports action around the Monroe County Region
Here are the varsity sports events for Monroe County Region teams for May 23-29
Ida Public Schools is asking for 0.2 mils more than the 4.7 mils that voters rejected last time. The new proposal would improve buildings.
A Trash, Treasure and Trinket Village will be offered, along with a book sale, chicken broil, music in the park, baseball game and garage sales.
Varsity sports events for Monroe County Region high school teams for May 16-22
Addison Kopp had six hits and seven RBI Thursday to lead Flat Rock softball over Ida. Bedford's girls soccer team avenged an earlier loss to Monroe.
SMCC senior Sarah Netter scored three goals in an 8-0 drubbing of Jefferson Wednesday. Whiteford pitchers had a perfect game and a no-hitter against Morenci.
Monroe's baseball team took the opener of a doubleheader with Bedford 4-3 Monday as Owen Yount drove in the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning with his second hit of the game.
Varsity high school sports event for the Monroe County Region May 9-15.
Senate Bill 832 would invest $17.9 billion in K-12 education, a total increase of $938 million.
Ida scored in the final three minutes to pull out a 2-1 soccer win over Dundee.
Monroe County Region varsity sports calendar for week of May 2-8
Jefferson's softball team dominated its own invitational while Milan tennis and Ida soccer were taking titles
SMCC's baseball team built a 10-0 lead then held on for a 10-9 win over Ida.
Monroe County Region varsity sports events for April 25-30.
Elizabeth Anderson broke two of her own school seconds and won a pair of events Saturday in the Woodhaven Warrior Classic.
The bill would allow a school district to count a child of a member of the U.S. armed forces as a student even if they do not live in the area.
Jefferson's baseball team used a seven-run inning to turn back SMCC and Whiteford coach Terry Pant ran his career victory total to 202 Friday.
St. Mary Catholic Central's boys lacrosse team earned its first two wins of the season, beating Grosse Ile 10-5 Tuesday and the Toledo Wolfpack 14-9 Wednesday.
Three candidates will be interviewed Monday; they are Ben Gilpin, Martin DuBois and David Eack. Current superintendent Sandra Kreps is retiring.
Dundee’s baseball team rallied for four runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to pull out a 5-4 win over Ida in the first game of a doubleheader Wednesday.
Varsity high school sports events in the Monroe County Region for April 18-24.
Depth carried Milan's boys track and field team past Summerfield in the Whiteford Relays.
Erie Mason and Ida both earned their first victory of the season in a split of a softball doubleheader.
Monroe County Region varsity sports events for the week of April 11-17.
Wednesday also marked Space Day in Michigan.
Brent Spaulding struck out 14 and helped his own cause with a two-run double as SMCC opened its baseball season with a 15-3 win over Ida Wednesday.
Sarah Netter moved from sweeper to forward and scored three times to lead SMCC past Ida 7-0.
Ida Public Schools Superintendent Sandra Kreps has announced she will retire from her post. She has been with the district since 2019.
Many residents also suffered damage just last year when Hurricane Ida — a Category 4 hurricane — swept through the region.
It took at least one person life. The storm system then moved toward other parts of the Deep South. It had killed someone in Texas the day before.
A tornado tore through parts of New Orleans and its suburbs Tuesday night, flipping cars, ripping roofs off homes and killing at least one person in a region pummeled by Hurricane Katrina 17 years ago.
Monroe County officials are searching for a missing couple in their 80s who were last seen hours ago at a gas station in Kentucky.
Small businesses from Louisiana to Connecticut are facing an uncertain recovery after being walloped by Hurricane Ida and its residual rains and flooding last week.
The White House is asking Congress to approve an additional $24 billion in spending to handle the costs of Hurricane Ida and other natural disasters.
Power should be restored to almost all of New Orleans by the middle of next week.
The Michigan Humane Society is gathering its best trained and experienced team members to send them to New Orleans and help with a response to Hurricane Ida.
Here is the Metro Detroit weather forecast update for Aug. 31, 2021 afternoon and evening.
New Orleans largely escaped catastrophic flooding during Hurricane Ida, but nearby communities were not so lucky.
Relief is here. No more high heat, no more high humidity starts tonight and lasts through the week. As the veterans and newcomers say, “Nuff said.”
Gas prices in Michigan have gone down six cents in the last week.
It’s in the form of lower humidity just in time for a hotter than average afternoon.
Louisiana hospitals in Hurricane Ida's path have been forced to evacuate dozens of patients after the storm tore away parts of their roofs, sent water leaking inside and left facilities relying on generator power.
Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves said Monday that state and local emergency responders conducted 20 rescues from flooded areas in the state’s three coastal counties.
Rescuers in boats, helicopters and high-water trucks have brought hundreds of people trapped by Hurricane Ida’s floodwaters to safety.
Hurricane Ida tied for fifth strongest storm to hit the United States based on wind speed, but the whopper of a hurricane is far more than that.
Residents across Louisiana’s coast rushed to prepare for the approach of an intensifying Hurricane Ida.