2017-09-28 / Columns


By Linda Livermore

While the rest of the country is dealing with hurricanes, wildfires, snow in some places, and colder weather, the Upper Peninsula is basking in warm temperatures, sunshine, and blue skies. We are currently enjoying summer, and the calendar says fall. One can only hope that it lasts a little longer. The opportunities to finish outside projects are endless, at least for this week.

The Engadine Eagles, who are fielding a great team in eight-man football, played the Bellaire Eagles at home under the Friday night lights September 22. Once again, the school seems to be the hub of activity. The youngsters really appreciate the support of fans, family, and friends.

Congratulations and best wishes to Wanda Garries and Joe Cody, who were married Saturday, September 23, in St. Ignace.

It was nice to see Jeanette O’Rourke on one of my days of going into the county seat.

Belated birthday wishes to Brent Gouza and Brian Gouza September 19, Janis Butkovich and Aaron Fulton September 21, Aaron Oberle September 22, Wanda DeMenter, Kathleen Krenek, and Brooke Moore September 23, Ken Dailey September 25, Alex Prater, Katana Freed, and Anabel Grinnell September 26.

Birthday wishes to Kylee Gouza, Ian McArthur, Riley Formolo, and Savannah Price September 27, Dave Hanson September 29, and Carl Gribbell September 30.

Belated anniversary wishes to Chad and Tracy Germain September 21 and Jack and Janet Tippett September 22.

Anniversary wishes to Steve and Jo Miller September 27.

Continued get-well wishes to Lonnie Wyse, Bob Hartwig, LuAnn Maudrie, Ken Hollinger, Keith Schroeder Sr., and to the many other folks in our area who are dealing with health issues.

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