Tag Archive | Summerton and Broadway

MMCC receives grant for welding equipment

The Clare County Community Foundation recently awarded Mid Michigan Community College a $3,500 grant, which will be used to purchase new welding equipment for the college’s Morey Technical Center, currently under construction in Mt. Pleasant.   More than 31 percent of the Clare County students who attend MMCC attend classes in Mt. Pleasant. In light […]

MMCC breaks ground for new tech center

MMCC breaks ground for new tech center

MT. PLEASANT — Mid Michigan Community College recently held a groundbreaking ceremony for its new Morey Technical Education Center on the college’s Mt. Pleasant Campus. The Morey Technical Center, so named because of generous funding from The Morey Foundation, will complete the development of a comprehensive and unified campus in Mt. Pleasant that mirrors the […]

Paws to Love: October

Paws to Love: October

(Paws to Love is a regular monthly feature of The Laker Current and is compiled by staff writers. It is designed to spotlight pets that are available at the local shelters. If you are looking for a pet to love and care for, we encourage you to visit your local shelter.) Clare County Animal Shelter […]

CCAC Presents Artist of the Month

CCAC Presents Artist of the Month

The Clare County Arts Council is pleased to present James R. Embrey showing his oil painting at Maxwell’s Florist in Clare through the month of September. Jim hails from Farwell where he graduated from high school and attended Central Michigan University. He graduated from CMU with a bachelor of Science degree. Jim worked several jobs […]

Top video games of this console generation

Top video games of this console generation

By BRANDAN WONCH Staff Writer   As most gamers know by now, the reign of the PS3, Xbox 360, and Wii is done and the new consoles are going to be in stores in December. Actually the new Wii U is already in stores and has not sold so well.   Seems like a good […]

Paws to Love: September

(Paws to Love is a regular monthly feature of The Laker Current and is compiled by staff writers. It is designed to spotlight pets available in area animal shelters. Visit TheLakerCurrent.com for the most up-to-date listings.) Clare County Animal Shelter 4040 Hazel Road • Harrison, MI 48625 (989) 539-3221 clarecountyanimalshelter@yahoo.com Dixie 384D13 Retreiver, Adult Female, […]

Class produces photo book

Mid Michigan Community College photography professor Bob Guiliani took on the task of starting a new photography class during the Fall 2012 semester. In addition to being the first to take the new ART 247 Contemporary Photography class, Guiliani assigned students the task of taking photos on all three of MMCC’s campuses. He then compiled […]