Drought did not hamper crops

PEACH TIME. Washington Township residents Warner and Nancy Bianchi shop for peaches at Verellen Orchards and Cider Mill on Van Dyke in Washington Township last week. Orchard owners report that some of the early fruit was slightly smaller than typical but recent rains have helped considerably. (Photo by Larry Sobczak) (more…)

Emilee Wichtner is the 2016 Peach Queen

BY MICHALLE HENDERSON 2016 Romeo Peach Queen Emilee Wichtner (Photo by Michalle Henderson) Washington Township resident Emilee Wichtner is the 2016 Romeo Peach Queen and she has been busy already visiting other parades and events before this weekend’s Peach Festival. “So far all I’ve done is participate in a few (more…)

Season opening loss for the Bulldogs

#1 Wide Reciever Kade Messner comes from behind protector Ryan Medley and goes around during a third down. Notice #46, Trent Myre, holding the face mask of Medley during this play and no penalty was called. (Photo by Michalle Henderson) BY MICHALLE HENDERSON Romeo High School D1 State Football Champions (more…)


Alumni and current Romeo High School cross country runners line up for the start of the first alumni meet. The group met on Aug. 12 at Stony Creek Eastwood Beach for a fun competitive run. It was an unofficial meet so times were not kept. They ran a hilly twisty (more…)