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Lake Louise Church of the Nazarene

Brandon Twp.- Matt Bailey is the new lead pastor at Lake Louise Church of the Nazarene, 2300 S. Ortonville Road. Bailey, 26, comes to Lake Louise from Clio Community Church of the Nazarene, where he served as youth pastor for a year-and-a-half....more >>
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Green-Hamilton Kim and Larry Vigneau, along with Craig and Diane Green, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Chelsea Green, to Richard Hamilton, son of Mark Hamilton of Rochester....more >>
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Harlow Dawn Young Kassy Wilcox and Kris Young of Ortonville are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Harlow Dawn Young. Harlow was born at 9:32 p.m., Oct. 10, at Genesys Regional Medical Center in Grand Blanc....more >>

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Achievement Jeremy Irwin of Ortonville was named as the August 2010 recipient of the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. Irwin works in the oncology unit of St. Joseph Mercy Oakland....more >>
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1886: Paul Tillich, theologian and philosopher who wrote Systematic Theology.
1890: H.P. Lovecraft, author of horror tales.
1905: Jack Teagarden, jazz trombonist.
1944: Rajiv Gandhi, Prime Minster of India.
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1940: After a previous machine gun attack failed, exiled Russian Leon Trotsky is assassinated in Mexico City, with an alpine ax to the back of the head.
1940: Radar is used for the first time, by the British during the Battle of Britain. Also on this day, in a radio broadcast, Winston Churchill makes his famous homage to the Royal Air Force: Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
1941: Adolf Hitler authorizes the development of the V-2 missile.
1944: United States and British forces close the pincers on German units in the Falaise-Argentan pocket in France.
1971: The Cambodian military launches a series of operations against the Khmer Rouge.