Now that the election is over . . .

Now that the election is over . . .

I wanted to wait until the latest national election was over to say a couple of things. 1. America is bigger than any one political party or any one US president. 2. The United States, the county we live in, is not a democracy. 3. Despite selective news covering/listening practices of news gatherers and news […]

Some thoughts for these ‘Dark’ times

Some thoughts for these ‘Dark’ times

Man, the times are dark! Not doomsday dark, just not light. Finding it harder to get up at 5:30 in the morning these days. Six is a little easier, but still not as easy as when it the sun rise was something earlier than 8:05 in the morning. Maybe this year I will like “falling” […]

Mystery at Lakeview Cemetery remains unsolved.

Mystery at Lakeview Cemetery remains unsolved.

You may not know this about your hero (that would be me), but I had to earn money to pay for college (fire up, Chips!). Yup, it’s true. College wasn’t a gift my parents paid for. There were some academic scholarships, some student loans, some financial assistance and my paychecks from working four summers at […]

Marianna Waldrop Hawke, 97

Former Clarkston resident Marianna Waldrop Hawke died last month in Trinity, Florida. She was 97. Mrs. Hawke went home to be with the Lord, Friday September 14, 2018.  She was born in Murray, Kentucky February 24, 1921, the daughter of Clancy and Vera (Hughes) Waldrop.  Marianna is preceded in death by her parents, husband Bud […]

Come take a peek at The Clarkston Corner

Come take a peek at The Clarkston Corner

I don’t like some surprises (like, when I open a bill and it is double what I expected.). I like some surprises (like when I check my lottery numbers and see that I’ve won BIG money — actually I am still waiting for this to happen). That said, I was oh so pleasantly surprised one […]

Genisys Credit Union Presents Dianne Addington Scholarship to Baker College Student

Genisys Credit Union Presents Dianne Addington Scholarship to Baker College Student

Genisys Credit Union announces that Veronica Paver has been awarded the 2018 Dianne Addington Community Leadership Scholarship. The scholarship provides funding to Baker College students who serve their communities as leaders and volunteers and are working toward a degree. Genisys Credit Union funds the annual award in honor of its former president and CEO, Dianne […]

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