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And then there were none: Board moves toward November election

Jim Weidman surprised at least a few people at last week's board of education meeting when he took the proverbial bull by the horns and proposed a change many in the community have asked about....more >>
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Kerpan-Scully David and Sharon Van Dis of Ortonville are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katrina Genevieve Kerpan, to Michael Christopher Scully, son of Robert and Bonnie Scully of Grafton, Mass....more >>
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Tiffany Underwood of Brandon Township has been named to the dean's list for the fall 2010 semester at Oakland Community College, Highland Lakes campus. Tiffany is also a student at Oakland University, majoring in social work....more >>

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Charles Montgomery Morgan Jennifer and Montgomery Morgan of Fenton are proud to announce the birth of their son, Charles Montgomery Morgan. Charles was born at 8:36 a.m., Feb. 1, at St....more >>
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Born August 20th
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.
August 20th
in history
1847: General Winfield Scott wins the battle of Churubusco on his drive to Mexico City.
1904: Dublin's Abbey Theatre is founded, an outgrowth of the Irish Literary Theatre founded in 1899 by William Butler Yeats and Lady Gregory.
1908: The American Great White Fleet arrives in Sydney, Australia, to a warm welcome.
1913: 700 feet above Buc, France, parachutist Adolphe Pegond becomes the first person to jump from an airplane and land safely.
1914: Russia wins an early victory over Germany at Gumbinnen.