When the Grayling High School marching band performs on the football field for the first time in the 2019-20 school year, they hope to do so in...
A fundraising campaign was recently launched to restore a landmark building located on the grounds of the Hartwick Pines State Park. The Friends...
With each week this winter, Mother Nature has blasted the region with a snowstorm. Instead of staying cooped up in the house, a Grayling area...
Like moving one budget line item to another in a ledger book, Kate Wagner was appointed to serve as the next treasurer for Crawford County...
A recently retired Crawford County elected official, who is settling into his life as a citizen, was recognized with the Grayling Regional Chamber...
The Grayling  community is rallying around residents displaced after a huge fire, which destroyed an apartment complex on Friday, March 1. Just...
When the Grayling High School marching band performs on the football field for the first time in the 2019-20 school year, they hope to do so in brand new uniforms. The current uniforms used by the band were purchased 31 year ago. “The average life expectancy for a uniform is 10 years, so we’...
The cream rose to the top in the search for the next superintendent who will lead the Crawford AuSable School District as two finalists for the position came to the forefront. Members of a superintendent search team, Crawford AuSable School Board members, and school staff were on hand for a...
The high school sports calendar shows spring, but the field conditions show winter. Official practice sessions for Grayling High School’s 2019 spring sports campaign began on Monday, March 11, and all of the teams had to start their preseasons with indoor sessions. The baseball program has a...
Shelby Thomas, a wrestler at Grayling High School, recently finished her freshman season for the Vikings, and she placed 3rd at the Michigan Wrestling Association’s 2019 High School Girls Wrestling Finals at Adrian College. Girls wrestling is a growing sport in Michigan (and the United States...
Ellie Wagner, a sophomore at Grayling High School, established a new record for the school’s volleyball program – most digs in a single season – during the fall of 2018 campaign. The school recently announced the record; it required film study to confirm the final number, Coach Tim Zigila said...
A fundraising campaign was recently launched to restore a landmark building located on the grounds of the Hartwick Pines State Park. The Friends of Hartwick Pines started a Go-Fund-Me fundraising  account with a goal of raising $100,000 to restore the Hartwick Pines Memorial Building. In 1927...
More eyes will be on local roads and more ears will be given to concerns of the public after a recent change was made regarding membership on the Crawford County Road Commission. The Crawford County Board of Commissioners, at its regular monthly meeting held on Thursday, Feb. 28, unanimously...
With each week this winter, Mother Nature has blasted the region with a snowstorm. Instead of staying cooped up in the house, a Grayling area family has created a fortress of fun to play in. Jeremy and Angela Hempel, and their children Jeremy Jr, age 9, Brady Cojocar, age 7, and Ashley, age 7...
It came down to the final seconds. The game – a Grayling vs. Cheboygan varsity girls basketball playoff contest played at Cheboygan High School on Monday night – was tied late in the fourth quarter, but the Chiefs hit a three-point basket with just a few seconds remaining in regulation, and the...
Grayling High School wrestler Max Halstead accomplished a lot during his junior year of competition. He won an individual Lake Michigan Conference title for the third time in three years. He won a league title with his team for the third time. He won his weight class at individual districts and...

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