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My Phony Valentine

It’s garbage if you ask me. An opiate for the masses. Dipped in dark chocolate. I feel like a lot of guys say Valentine’s Day is stupid. I don’t know, maybe they don’t, maybe I’m just projecting Al More...



Aaron Hutton was key for the Lapeer boys at the end of the game on Tuesday at Flint Southwestern. See page 23. More...

Fat Guy Corner

Great game, poor pick

The Super Bowl 50 winner is the Denver Broncos! Yes, the old man, Peyton Manning, beat the favored Carolina Panthers 24-10. More...


BOYS BASKETBALL LAPEER: At the end of the fourth quarter with a slim lead, the Lightning’s Aaron Hutton stepped up and knocked down 7-of-8 free throws to help his team claim a 59-56 Saginaw Valley League-South victory at Flint Southwestern Aca More...


PIX Theatre to host puppet adventure, The Detroit Circus shows on Feb. 20

LAPEER — Saturday, Feb. 20 will be a full day of family fun at the PIX Theatre. More...

What’s Up?

Black and white art show LAPEER — The Lapeer Art Association’s next exhibit will be all in black and white. It will be on display at Gallery 194 between Feb. 13 and March 19. The gallery is at 194 W. Nepessing St. More...

Out and About

Wild game dinner at Lapeer Elks Lodge Saturday, Feb. 13 LAPEER — Lapeer Area Elks, 200 E. Nepessing St., will serve its wild game dinner at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13. Cost is $25 and includes dinner, beverage and desserts. More...

Polar Plunge on Saturday in Columbiaville

COLUMBIAVILLE — It’s time once again for Columbiaville’s moment of municipal madness. At high noon Saturday, (Feb. More...

Sports Update

Looking for who won?

   Because all but Tuesday night scores are reported in the County Press, please click on the County Press publication in the drop down list to see the breaking scores from each night. Full Story


Inside our SCHOOLS

Registration for begindergarten program in Almont set for March 17

ALMONT — Almont Community Schools will be offering full day begindergarten in the 2016- 17 school year in addition to the district’s regular full-day kindergarten program. More...

School Briefs

Alison Rodriguez-Kelley from Imlay City graduates from Davenport University GRAND RAPIDS — Davenport University announced that Alison Rodriguez-Kelley of Imlay City has officially completed a degree in business, technology or health profession More...

Valentine’s dinner-dance Saturday to raise money for Attica Days festival

LUM — There are only 25 tickets left for Saturday night’s Valentine’s Dinner Dance at Castle Creek Golf Club in Lum. More...



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Fill in the grid so that every row, every column and every 3x3 box contains the digits 1 through 9. You can’t change the digits already provided in the grid. Every puzzle has just one correct solution. More...


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Giving SUV buyers a fresh option for a sportier-looking ride, Ford adds the new Explorer XLT Sport Appearance Package to its popular full-size SUV lineup for 2017. The addition of the package expands Explorer offerings to six models. More...

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