31-year-old man charged with child neglect, drug possession in Port Huron
Alex Hammond, 31, was arrested by the St. Clair Drug Task Force for selling a quantity of methamphetamine, analogue pills, and crack cocaine in Port Huron. Officials also seized packaging material, drug paraphernalia, and a digital scale in the 1100 block of Oak Street. Machete-wielding man charged in Port Huron.
Student kicked out of school for sketching gun at Port Huron High School
The issue makes many think back to the Oxford High School shooter who made troubling drawings prior to opening fire on his classmates, killing four and wounding several others in November, 2021.
Cottrellville Twp. intersection closed after vehicle hits pole
The intersection of Starville and Shea roads in Cottrellville Township has been closed Friday morning after a vehicle crashed into a utility pole at 6 a.m. No one was seriously injured, according to Erika Hyrnyk, public information officer for the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office. The intersection has been closed while law enforcement waits for DTE Energy to respond on scene. Hyrnyk said there is no estimate as to how long the roads may be closed. ...
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Gafken gets another new lawyer before second trial in deadly Camaro crash
Theresa Gafken's second trial has again been delayed after her attorney filed a motion to withdraw from the case. Patrick Politano, who began representing Gafken in September, filed a motion to withdraw saying he has taken on new employment as an attorney for Sanilac County and will no longer be able to act as Gafken's defense attorney.
Man accused of gatecrashing police parking lots back in court Tuesday
A man who allegedly crashed through employee gates at the Port Huron Police Department and St. Clair County Sheriff's Office has a preliminary examination scheduled for Tuesday. St. Clair County Public Defender Brian Thomas, who is representing 24-year-old Anthony Gigliotti in the two cases filed against him, said he was...
High School Students Explore Hands-On Training
10th graders and families from across the county get a chance to see St. Clair TEC up close. Meet a few current TEC students and find out what they’ve found to be most valuable about their experience so far. [Sponsored by St. Clair County Department of Veterans Affairs]
Diving Deeper into the McManus School
(After more information about the McManus School came to light following last week’s article, this is a continuation of the news story from 2/14/24) A young 98, with 99 right around the corner, Martha Lutat also attended McManus School, on Brady Road from kindergarten through eighth grade, graduating from Deckerville in 1942.
Port Huron salon owner opening clothing store downtown
PORT HURON — When Michele Seib got into retail, she started small — at first, just a few fun T-shirts and jewelry at the front of her Port Huron salon. But soon, she said the success seeded a new idea for a separate store in the city’s downtown, where she’s also a loft resident.
St. Clair County Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, St. Clair County reported a total of 7 crime cases, presenting a relatively calm atmosphere in the place. The reported incidents were diverse, with Vandalism and Theft topping the list, each accounting for 2 cases, followed by Burglary, Other, and Arrest, each with 1 case. The 'Other' category included a case of curfew violation, loitering, and vagrancy. The different types of crimes occurred at various times of the day, from early morning to late at night, indicating that residents should remain vigilant at all times. The data reflects a need for continuous efforts in maintaining law and order in the place, particularly in curbing vandalism and theft, which were the most common crimes last week.
Marlette Bests Ubly; Drops two
The Marlette Lady Red Raiders hosted the Ubly Lady Bearcats at home in Marlette last Tuesday. The Lady Raiders held Ubly to just five points in the first quarter and eight points in the second while rallying for twenty-two points in that same span. The Lady Bearcats clawed their way back in the second half, outscoring Marlette 15-11 but Marlette had built too large a lead and took the win 33-28. Dalaney Gage led the way for the Raiders in the win, scoring sixteen points, dishing out two assists, grabbing six rebounds and five steals. Gabby Martinez chipped in eight points, three rebounds, two steals, a block and an assist.
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Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.267, a week ago the price is $3.284 , according to AAA.
Raider Defense Fuels Win Over Ubly
The Marlette Red Raiders Varsity Boys hosted Ubly at home Wednesday night for the pair’s final meeting of the regular season. The Bearcats held a fourteen point lead after the first quarter. The Bearcats kept up the pace in the second quarter, taking the lead into halftime 33-24. The Marlette defense came out with something to prove in the second half, holding the Bearcats to just fifteen points in the second half while rallying for twenty-six points to take the win 50-48. “This was a game of runs and our kids battled.” Stated Head Coach Tristin Pennington “It was a great way to finish off conference play. We had a lot of contributions all around and Quintin did an excellent job being a facilitator.”
Port Huron Parks & Recreation Presents Paint Along With Kara
Port Huron Parks & Recreation is set to launch a creative activity entitled, “Paint Along With Kara,” this engaging event invites participants to delve into the world of artistry under the guidance of seasoned instructor, Kara Kaercher. Aspiring artists will have the opportunity to master the techniques of...
Gabby Sanchez – Fan Club 02.23.24
Gabby Sanchez from Kimball sent in this selfie and is in the WBTI Fan Club. She’s getting a limited edition station sweatshirt from Timmy D at Lakeshore Graphics in Lexington. CLICK HERE to submit your photo for a chance to win!
Deckerville Eagles Drop Two
The Deckerville Eagles Varsity Boys squad traveled to Peck last Tuesday for a triple header of some basketball action alongside the JV Boys and Varsity Girls. The Eagles kept things close through the first half, trailing by just six points at the end of the first. The Pirates started to creep away in the second half, narrowly outscoring the Eagles in each of the next two quarters to take the win: 54-46. Logan Martin put up eighteen points in the loss to lead all Eagle scorers. Hunter Garza chipped in seven. Preston Holman, Ian Flanagan, and Parker Merriman each chipped in four. Gabe Kappen and David Shanks finished with two.
Underwater or up for auction: What's the latest for St. Clair County's vacant schools?
EDITOR'S NOTE: This story has been updated to include the whole 2021 sale price of two parcels sold around the former Capac Middle School. A previous version included one parcel. At the start of February, staff with the city of St. Clair caught wind that something was amuck at the old St. Clair...
Saint Clair County, MI High School Girls Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 23
Looking for how to watch high school basketball games in Saint Clair County, Michigan today? We've got what you need. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Saint Clair County, Michigan High School Girls Basketball Games...
Case delayed for first suspect charged in 1980 cold case
Court proceedings for Douglas Laming's trial have been delayed to April so his codefendant's case can "catch up." St. Clair County Assistant Chief Public Defender Frederick Lepley requested the delay during a pretrial hearing Tuesday, saying he would like to see the result of a preliminary exam for Anthony Harris, Laming's codefendant,...
City drops downtown Port Huron mobile app
Residents and visitors looking for quicker access to information about events, businesses, and more in downtown Port Huron can get a gander from the city’s newly released mobile app. The application was launched Monday for both Android and Apple devices after four months of development, according to Natacha Hayden, director of the city’s...