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Bridging the Gap Family Services provides home based mental health services to at-risk children through adults. We are seeking Qualified Mental Health Professionals with a minimum of 1 year of direct Mental Health experience. Must possess min of a Bachelors degree.Phone: (703) 881-7783Email: rdash@btgfs.orgWebsite: www.btgfs.org... [Read More]
Come to the JOB Fair prepared to complete an application and interview with BRRJA Staff.EXCELLENT BENEFITS.All jobs require a valid VA Driver's License, drug screen, references, DMV and Background Checks.VWC JO#1008364 - Jail Officers - NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED. Must be age 20 or older, HS/GED, $31,009. ROOM FOR ADVANCEMENT.VWC JO#1016687 - LPNs - 1 year experience, LPN License, OPENINGS in Lynchburg, Amherst & Halifax Counties, pay depends on experience.VWC JO#1002106 - HVAC Maintenance Technician - 5 years of experience at journeyman's level, CFC Type 2 Universal Certified, $36,981 - $59,175.For more details on the above job openings go to... [Read More]
An 18-year-old man was charged with murder this week after a 21-year-old man was fatally shot at a Federal Way party early Saturday morning. [Read More]
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Midland city council, county board hear about area business attractions Speaking at the Midland County Services Building, on Thursday, Matt Felan, chief executive officer of the Great Lakes Bay Regional Alliance (GLBRA), reported about the efforts of his organization to attract new business. "The alliance was set up to improve the economic vitality and quality of life in the Great Lakes Bay Region," Felan said. The alliance collaborates with area economic development organizations: "What we are trying to do here is to get us more economically in line with what is happening across the country... [Read More]
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Calling The Dow Chemical Co. a "global giant," Rich Wells stood before about 100 people Wednesday evening to discuss Dow's proposal to close a portion of South Saginaw Road between Dow's Michigan Operations and the former Dow Corning site. The town hall meeting, held at the Little Theatre inside the Midland Center for the Arts, drew a definite majority of those in favor of the proposal. Safety and security — "(South Saginaw Road) is the one place today where the public can drive on the road that is essentially splitting now a single, chemical facility," Wells said.... [Read More]
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Midland man designs organic pest control and cleaning service line In modern times, it seems that most products can be purchased in an organic form. Earthsway Organic Solutions is a new Midland company that specializes in a broad range of chemical-free pest control and cleaning services. The company's goal is to provide customers with the most professional, responsive and innovative organic solutions available. The company offers a wide variety of chemical-free services to create clean and healthy environments for their customer base. Services include organic pest control, organic cleaning services, chemical-free product lines and... [Read More]
With home runs from Midwest League leader Carlos Rincon and Zach McKinstry, the Great Lakes Loons earned their first home win of the season with Saturday's 7-1 victory over the visiting Dayton Dragons at Dow Diamond. The key blow was a two-run homer from Rincon, his league-leading fifth of the year coming just 10 games into the season. Willian Soto (2-0) followed with 3 2/3 scoreless innings of relief to get the win, allowing three hits. [Read More]
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Quote: I enjoy running the Boston Marathon because it is the Super Bowl of running for those of us who aren't able to qualify for the Olympics. Quote: I am excited to once again be running this historic race. The marathon belongs to the people of Boston, and they do a great job of welcoming runners who come from all over to run it! Vice President of Lending and Operations, Dow Chemical Employees' Credit Union Quote: "The tremendous pride that the state of Massachusetts takes in hosting this event is evidenced by the amazing spectator... [Read More]
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Meeting the challenges of an eight-to-10-hour test consisting of Korean history, mental and physical strength, endurance, and skill, Julie Gaus (pictured, back, second from left), Joe Gaus (back, third from left), and Raven Gaus (front, right) each earned the status of black belt, first degree. [Read More]
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NU's Pauley banging homers, driving in runs, and making the most of her big chance Pauley, a junior rightfielder who was all but invisible during her first two seasons with NU's softball team, finally received the opportunity to show what she can do this season. [...] with at least eight games still left on the Timberwolves' schedule, she has already made her mark on the school record book. Through 36 games, Pauley leads the GLIAC in both home runs with 11 and runs batted in with 35. With four regular-season doubleheaders remaining — and a... [Read More]
Nick Dardas had three doubles and three runs batted in to lead Western's 15-hit attack, while Logan LaCourse added three hits and three runs, Adam Randall had three hits and three RBIs, and Tyler David contributed two hits. Western's Cody Freed outdueled University of Michigan-bound Portage Central pitcher Jeff Criswell, a 6-foot-3 righty capable of throwing up to 89 miles per hour, in a game that McDonald said multiple professional scouts attended. Freed threw all seven innings to earn the win, yielding no earned runs on four hits with 13 strikeouts. Blake Plowdrey's solo homer lifted... [Read More]
[...] the Chemics lost 8-6 to Division 2 third-ranked Swan Valley. Emily Corbat took the loss, allowing six earned runs on nine hits in four innings. Gillian Schloop was tagged with the loss, yielding five earned runs on nine hits in 2 1/3 innings. [Read More]
Midland trailed Rockford by only a goal at halftime, but lost 14-6 in nonleague boys' lacrosse on Saturday at Midland Stadium. Quinton Bortel led the Cavaliers with three goals and an assist, while Ryan Sisitki and Jared Zahn both had a goal and an assist, Payne Cassaday scored once, Vi Lobo had two assists, and Jonathan Jardis contributed one assist. [Read More]
Midland battled back to tie the game at 6 going into halftime, but couldn't sustain the momentum as second-half play began, with the Eagles playing their way to a 10-6 advantage and adding three insurance goals that proved critical. "With 10 minutes left in the first half, we really picked up our play, with Lexa Wild, Grace Middleton, Courtney Keyser and Ashley Neuenfeldt stepping up to be the sparks we needed," said Midland coach MacKenzie Lipps. [Read More]
Division 1 top-ranked and defending champion Dow High made its tennis season debut by winning the four-team Utica Eisenhower Tournament on Saturday that also included Division 1 second-ranked Bloomfield Hills. Bloomfield Hills was missing its No. 1 and 2 singles players and half of its No. 1 doubles team. [Read More]
Breckenridge track teams compete at St. Louis Relays Breckenridge's results from St. Louis Relays on Saturday The Huskies' next meet is Friday at the Ithaca Invitational. [Read More]
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Excellent pitching was on display for both Midland High and Mount Pleasant in Thursday's Saginaw Valley League baseball doubleheader split between the schools, with the visiting Oilers taking a 3-1 win in the opener, and the Chemics winning the second game 4-2. Despite taking the loss, Jordan Patty went toe-to-toe with his counterpart on the mound, allowing three runs on five hits with no walks and nine strikeouts in a complete-game outing. Garrett Willis helped Midland bounce back with the Game 2 win on the mound, a complete-game performance that yielded two runs on four hits with... [Read More]
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Emma Avery scored three goals as the Dow High soccer team earned an 8-0 Saginaw Valley League victory over visiting Bay City Central on Wednesday. "It was nice to get that first league game under our belt," said Dow coach Erica Bader. [Read More]
Leaving the newspaper with so many great memories Should I talk about all the great coaches and athletes that I've written about over the years? Should I share all the wonderful memories that I've experienced over the past 33 years at the newspaper? Should I talk about my favorite co-workers who always will have a special place in my heart? Should I write about all the fabulous people whom I've met thanks to this job? Gary Jozwiak, Frank Altimore, Dave MacDonald, Terry Wilczek, Tom Hursey, Tom Roberts …. they were the high-profile local... [Read More]
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Ruth Clark of Midland has been trying to perfect the cake recipe that goes along with her late grandmother's aluminum lamb mold for some 17 years. This year she nailed it. Not only did she find a recipe that matched the taste and texture of the treat she remembers eating as a child, she learned several tips on how to prepare the mold nearly guaranteeing a perfect lamb cake each time. And, as is her tradition, Clark will be serving her lamb cake today to her family members for their Easter celebration. Her grandmother passed away when Clark was... [Read More]
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