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Alex and Janis Nemer Alex and Janis Nemer of Ortonville will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary, Jan. 29. The Nemers have two children, Jennifer (Chris) Duffy of Virginia Beach, Va....more >>

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Christy Robinson was named to the dean's list for the fall 2010 semester at Alma College. She is studying to be an anesthesiologist. The 2010 Brandon High School graduate is the daughter of Brian and Cheryl Robinson of Ortonville....more >>
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Lucas Jacob Bolinger Clinton and Brandi Bolinger of Grand Blanc are proud to announce the birth of their son, Lucas Jacob Bolinger. Lucas was born at 12:18 p.m., Dec. 30 at Genesys Regional Medical Center in Grand Blanc....more >>

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Hannah Stowers, a 2010 Brandon High School graduate, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Central Michigan University. She is the daughter of Russ and Holly (Downing) Stowers....more >>
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Born September 20th
1842: Lord James Dewar, physician who invented the vacuum flask and cordite, the first smokeless powder.
1878: Upton Sinclair, author best known today for The Jungle.
1884: Maxwell Perkins, editor, the first to publish F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway and Thomas Wolfe.
1885: Ferdinand Lamenthe (Jelly Roll Morton), jazz pianist, composer and singer, one of the first to orchestrate jazz music.
1891: Lamine Gueye, Senegalese political leader.
September 20th
in history
1853: The Allies defeat the Russians at the battle of Alma on the Crimean Peninsula.
1863: Union troops under George Thomas prevent the Union defeat at Chickamauga from becoming a rout, earning him the nickname the Rock of Chickamauga. Desperate stand at Chickamauga.
1934: Bruno Hauptmann arrested for the kidnapping and murder of the Lindbergh baby.B.F. Mahoney was the 'mystery man' behind the Ryan company that built Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis.
1952: Scientists confirm that DNA holds hereditary data.
1965: Seven U.S. planes are downed in one day over Vietnam.Republic Aircraft's F-105 Thunderchief, better known as the 'Thud,' was the Air Force's warhorse in Vietnam.