2024 Railroad Person of the Year

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  JAMES T. RODDY has been named   the 2024 Railroad Person of Year. Mr. Roddy was born in 1947 to a railroading family, and he grew up a stone’s throw from the Durand […]

Battalion Chief Michael Thornburg

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  STATE REPRESENTATIVE Brian BeGole (right), of Antrim Township, recently presented a state tribute to Battalion Chief Michael Thornburg of the Owosso Charter Township Fire Department in appreciation of his 51 years of service […]

2028 Shiawassee Scholars Announced 

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  THE 2028 Shiawassee Scholars.   (Courtesy Photo/ Keith Kingsbury of Time Out Photography)     The Shiawassee Scholars Program identifies academically talented 8th graders who achieved the highest scores in Shiawassee County on […]

Shiawassee Arts Center Opens New Exhibit

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  DAN CHRENKA, of Swartz Creek, a member of the Shiawassee Artists Guild has three photos on display from Yosemite National Park. (Independent Photo/Melissa Shepard)     The Shiawassee Arts Center opens a new […]

Steve Brooks Selected As OPS Superintendent 

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(Courtesy Photo)     Following an extensive interview and board discussion at the Owosso Public Schools Board of Education meeting on Thursday, Feb. 29, the Board of Education has offered the superintendent position to […]