TAWAS CITY – The Tawas Area baseball team received two masterful pitching performances on Saturday at the Bay City All Saints Invitational. The Braves could only turn one into a win however, as it topped Whittemore-Prescott 12-0 but lost to All Saints 1-0 in the championship.
TAWAS CITY – Last year, Tawas Area Schools implemented a one-to-one (1:1) take home computer program using Chromebooks for high school students during the 2015-16 school year.
WHITTEMORE – The Whittemore-Prescott softball team kept its name in the North Star League Big Dipper race last week as it two road games at Oscoda on Monday, May 9. The Lady Cardinals topped the Owls 9-4 and 15-10.
EAST TAWAS – Whether by boat, bike or strapping on a pair of boots, there are an abundance of ways in which bird watchers will be able to seek out their favorite species during the 11th annual Tawas Point Birding Festival, slated for Thursday through Sunday, May 19-22.
HALE – The Hale track teams competed at the Akron Fairgrove Invitational on Friday where the boys team took fourth and the girls placed seventh in the nine team meet.
TAWAS CITY – Members of the Tawas City Council voted 6-0 on Monday to adopt the various 2016-17 fiscal year budgets, including the general fund, the revenues and expenditures of which will each total $1,745,018.
TAWAS CITY – The Tawas Area golf team wrapped up a busy, but strong week on Saturday as it competed against some of the best teams in the state at the East Lansing Spring Classic at Michigan State University’s Forest Akers East and West Golf Courses.
OSCODA – The Journal of Forest History, affiliated with Duke University Press, cited an Oscoda newspaper as being the first to put a Paul Bunyan story into print. The claim was made in the journal’s October 1986 edition.
Walleye were being caught in the inland lakes including Black, Burt, Otsego and Hubbard. Suckers are being caught in almost every river connected to Lake Huron.