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Birth Alyssa Lynn Louise Whited Tim and Carrie Lynn Whited of Ortonville are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Alyssa Lynn Louise Whited. Alyssa was born at 9:24 a.m....more >>

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Rebecca Jedrzejas of Fenton and U.S. Army SPC Adam Foley, formerly of Goodrich, are pleased to announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Margie Jedrzejas of Dearborn Heights and the late Jim Jedrzejas and the niece of Connie and the late Ron Jedrzejas....more >>
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Born July 5th
1801: David Farragut, U.S. admiral during the American Civil War.
1810: P.T. Barnum, American showman.
1867: Andrew Ellicott Douglass, astronomer and archaeologist.
1889: Jean Cocteau, French artist, writer and actor.
1911: George Pompidou, Prime Minister of France (1968).
July 5th
in history
1892: Andrew Beard is issued a patent for the rotary engine.
1940: Marshal Henri Petain's Vichy government breaks off diplomatic relations with Great Britain.
1941: German troops reach the Dnieper River in the Soviet Union.
1943: The Battle of Kursk, the largest tank battle in history, begins.
1944: The Japanese garrison on Numfoor, New Guinea, tries to counterattack but is soon beaten back by U.S. forces.