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MMCC honors graduates during commencement

MMCC honors graduates during commencement

Mid Michigan Community College held its commencement ceremony on May 9 to honor this year’s graduates. More than 450 students were eligible to receive degrees, and roughly 215 graduates attended the ceremony at Clare Public Schools. State Representative Kevin Cotter gave the commencement address, drawing, in part, from his own experiences as an MMCC student. Cotter spent […]

Changes in 2015 graduation ceremony

Changes in 2015 graduation ceremony

Mid Michigan Community College’s 2015 Commencement Ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. on May 9th at Clare Public Schools. Commencement for all graduates will begin at 11 a.m. and will take approximately 90 minutes. In the recent past there have been two ceremonies for various programs; there will be just one ceremony for all programs this year. Graduates and […]

Tips to avoid and treat common skin woes

Tips to avoid and treat common skin woes

STATEPOINT — In summer you want your skin to look and feel its best. But all that extra exposure introduces more risks of irritation, rashes and bites. “If you’re careful and prepared, you can reduce your risk for certain ailments as well as limit your discomfort,” says Dr. Vishakha Gigler, a board certified dermatologist in […]

Three steps to improve your credit

Three steps to improve your credit

STATEPOINT — Good credit is a key ingredient in succeeding financially; yet building a strong foundation takes time. If you are new to credit or are working to improve it, there are many steps you can take to put you on a path to stronger credit. Here are three essential steps that help you get […]

May is National Pet Month: Tips to save on pet care

May is National Pet Month: Tips to save on pet care

STATEPOINT — While pets deserve your love every month of the year, National Pet Month, celebrated in May, is a great time to go the extra mile. Spoiling your furry friends doesn’t have to cost a pretty penny. The discount experts at Dollar General are offering pet care tips for those on a budget. DIY grooming […]

Veterans invited to ‘REBOOT’ their lives, prepare for life out of uniform

Veterans invited to ‘REBOOT’ their lives, prepare for life out of uniform

LANSING, Mich. – Veterans looking to build their professional, educational and financial skills as they transition to civilian life are encouraged to register for an upcoming Michigan REBOOT Workshop.The free, three-week program – offered through the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA) and often referred to as a “reverse boot camp” – is designed to help former […]

Ready for 2015 construction? Mi Drive app downloaded 40,000 times

Ready for 2015 construction? Mi Drive app downloaded 40,000 times

April 16, 2015 — Michigan motorists have a new tool to help them navigate around construction zones this year – the Mi Drive traffic information app. The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) says there have been more than 40,000 downloads of the free app since it was introduced in November 2014. “The summer driving season is […]