Fremont-Newaygo County Area Picnic is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 19 at 11:30 a.m. at the
Golden Corral in Zephyrhills, Florida.
Newaygo County Community Choir will begin rehearsals for its April 24 concert on Monday,
Feb. 1 at 7 p.m. in the choir room of the Fremont United Methodist Church. All singers of high school age and older are invited.
Country Music Show
County Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 135 will present The Voice winner Craig Wayne Boyd
with special guest Thom Bresh on Saturday, April 30 at the Grant Fine Arts Center. Shows
are scheduled for 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. For tickets and information, call 231-225-0275.
of State closed on Presidents Day
a reminder to residents that all Secretary of State branch offices will be closed in
observance of Presidents Day on Monday, Feb. 15.
Grace Acres Church will host the next Original Gospel Jamboree on Saturday, Feb. 27, with
a potluck at 6:30 followed by music at 7 p.m. featuring Narrow Road, the Faith Gospel Team
and host Lucky Fulton. Amazing Grace Acres is at M37 and Woodland Park Road north of
Rep. office hours
Rep. Jon Bumstead invites residents of the 100th House District to join him during local
office hours to be held on Friday, Feb. 12 from 10 to 11 a.m. at One East Main in Fremont;
from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Sallys Restaurant in White Cloud; and from 1:30 to
2:30 p.m. at the Lake County Courthouse in Baldwin.
Propane is hosting a clothing drive for Love In the Name of Christ of Newaygo County.
Gently used clean clothing may be dropped-off at AmeriGas at 5857 S. Warner Ave., south of
Fremont, until Feb. 26. People who drop-off at least 10 clothing items will receive free
20-lb. cylinder refills. Cylinders are filled between 8-8:15 a.m. and 3:30-4 p.m.
Red Cross officials say that the Red Creoss urgently needs blood donors to give this
winter. Eligible blood donors of all types are needed, especially those with O, AB, B
negative and A negative blood types. Donors are invited to give blood in White Cloud on
Tuesday, Feb. 9 from noon to 5:45 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church at 955 Newell; and in
Fremont on Thursday, Feb. 11 from noon to 5:45 p.m. at All Saints Catholic Church at 510
breakfast meal featuring ham, sausage gravy and biscuits, breakfast casseroles, sweet
rolls and more will be offered at the Friday, Feb. 12, meal deal at the Bridgeton Township
Hall. A donation of $5 is suggested for the meal. All proceeds will go toward the
maintenance of the new Bridgeton boat launch.