With the summer crowds gone, deer have free reign to browse the picnic grounds at Stony Creek Metropark. This deer was spotted alongside two other deer in the middle of the day on Thursday at the West Branch Picnic Area when temperatures were in the 80s. (Photo by Larry Sobczak) (more…)

Sheriff’s reports…

The Macomb County Sheriff’s Department reported that it conducted the following investigations: Larceny at the 7200 block of Lindrath Ave, Washington Township, 10:02 a.m., Sept. 13; Larceny at the 8400 block of 26 Mile Road, Washington Township, 7:21 p.m., Sept. 13; Animal control incident at the 64100 block of Campground (more…)


Contractors for the Macomb County Department of Roads rebuild the retaining wall alongside the northbound lane of Mound Road at 26 Mile Road in Washington Township. The wall keeps soil from Washington South Cemetery from sliding into the roadway. Expect lane closures during the morning and early afternoon. (Photo by (more…)

Heartbreaking loss

Pictured from last Friday’s game is quarterback Austen Malczewski on a quarterback keeper play reaching for any extra yardage he can get by stretching his arm with the ball. (Photo by Mike Nicley) BY MICHALLE HENDERSON It was a nail biter from beginning to end Friday when the Romeo High (more…)