CASS CITY, MICHIGAN
CASS CITY CHRONICLE - WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY I S , 2004 PAGE THREE
Detroit pair arrested
by John Haire Traffic crash ends in The back fotty
o XXX)RcrgerPond by Roger Pond
(And anyone else he can
get to help) discoverv of cocaine r/
I ’ m cn.joying ttic low-carh list of questions about thc fat
diet mix that’s swccping the content of the Colnnel’s food.
country. it rnaktx ine f‘cc.1likc This woman was quite over-
headed out the door.
“Boy, that woman must
A traftic accident in Satlilac men a trip to jail on drug ing. have a largc family,”the clerk
County cost a pair of Detroit Brc’cr Kab bi t : “Pu I-casc weight and the clerk sus- thought, “but at least she’s
Pardon ~ n whilc I get out thc crying towcl.
c charges early Monday morn- According to the Sariilau
don’t throw rtw i n that briar pected her family probably trying to watch their diet.”
At the Chronicle, a coriiparativcly ncw canicra wcnt on the County Sheriff’s Dcpar-t-
piitc h !’’ was, too. He was happy to see A couple of minutes later
ment, -deputies w e r e - d i s -
blink and we lost 2 rolls of pictures destined tor this issue. I
just mention that as a prcludc bccausc the burden is easily
shifted to editor ‘Torn and puhlisticr Clarkc.
What rcally gcts me t o wecping is a niii.jor poholc cncoun-
HDC raisinp U
patched to an u n k n o w n ;IC-
cident on M-25 i n Wnrih
Township at ahout 12:4S
’I’hat’sthe kind oldict I grew she was at least trying to
u p o n : Mcat, milk, and cggs. choose some lower-fat foods
We ate somc hrcad and pota- for the kids.
tcm, too, but only al‘tcr we’d After the clerk answered all
the clerk glanced outside
and noticcd this woman get-
ting into her car. He could
see the kids weren’t with her.
tered on the way homc from Boync City Sunday. finished the nicat, and the of her questions, thc woman Then he realized there
Bccausc the witc was nervous ahiiut the road conditions o n milk, and the cggs. I suppose ordered a big bucket of the might not be any kids. He
Dickerson Road, wc wcnt thc long way home frorn Bay City, we’d call that ttic chuksterol lowest-fat chicken the restau- watched i n horror as that
traveling via M- 15 to M-X 1. It was on M- IS. a “safe” mriLjor the drivcr lost contrc.d and
the vehicle left the roadway. diet t h e w days. rant had - and a large box wornan hauled all of that
state highway, that disaster struck. Thc Human Devcloprnent between March 1 and April My older brothcr asked me o f the most healthful side food inside her car. Then she
Comniission (HLX) will part- 30. Contributions from the striking a snow bank on ttic
The potholc wrcckcd the rim o f thc Icft t’ronl tire. Promptly recently, “Do yciu rcrnernber dishes on the menu. Then she sat there and atc every bit of
ner with the Fcinstein Foun- general public will also be west side of the road. Dcpu-
getting out the manual 1 took it a stcp at ;I timc. Takc the hnw Mothcr uscd to suggest got a half-gallon of pop and it!
dation in March and April to used in the challenge. If you ties also observed suspcctcd
“donut” tire out of thc trunk, gct back inside and read about wc have another slicc of
raisc riioney for its Nutrition would like to help by mak- cocaine in the car.
the next step. ( I n case you have forgotten, it was cold out bread? Wc thought that b , I
Truthfully, I rnny haw ncvcr changed that tirc hccauso I
may have never located thc spccial tool needed to Iooscn
one of the locked nuts.
Contributions received in
March and April f o r the
ing a donation, please do so
before April 30, payable to
the Human Development
Commission (earmarked for
The 2 people involvcd i n
the accident, a 52-ycar--old
black male and a 50-ycar-old
black male, both from I)c-
nicant brcad was good for ’-IS.
The truth is, we’d already
eaten evcrythitig else.”
My third grade teacher was
A g c nc y * s H mit:- Dc I i vered “Nutrition Program”) and troit, were trcatcd at rhc sccnc Deadline for submitting items in the calendar is the Friday
My luck did a 100-degree turn when I had thc jack out and
Meals Program, senior din- send to HDC, 429 Montague and then takcn into c-ustod~. a big fan of thc red mcat diet. noon before publication.
was trying to fit it into the (ice, dirt arid snow covered) ap- after officers found ~iiorc SLIS-
She was fond o f saying,
proved position. ing ccntcrs, Emergcncy Ave., Caro, MI 48723. “k’c)u farin kids won’t ever
Food and Cornmodi ty Dis- For more information, call pected crack and powder co-
As 1 checked the manual again a knock on thc window caine at the scenc. haw to worry about losing
revealed a man, “Need any help,” he siniled. I h e s watcr run
tributions, and food pantries
will bc supplcmcntcd with
(989)673-4 12 1 and ask for
Olga Long. Deputius a r c scckirig your job or running out o f Wednesday, February 18
charges of opcrating a motor money. If y o u nccd some-
It took hirn about 10 minutes t o get thc spare on the car. He additional dollars from the Hunian Development Com- United Sportsmen’s Alliance meeting, 7 p.m., Cass City Gun
vehicle whilc undcr tlic in- thing to eat, you can just go
adamantly refused to take the $20 I tried to fhruc o n hirn. Fc i n s t ci n Foundation . This mission (HDC) is one of Club, 2676 Englehart Rd. All are invited to attend. For more
fluence of drugs ;ind posses- out and kill a pig.”
You were a godsend, I said, and believe me I me;int it. nieans that HDC senior cus- 1,000 Community Action information, call (989) 872-5606.
sion of cocaine with intcnt I always wantud to explain
********** torncrs who make their nor- Agency members of the Na-
to deliver against thc drivcr. lo her thal i t doesn’t work
Thursday, February 19
When thc obituary was laxed from Arizona 1 failed to rec- mal contributions for Homc- tional Community Action that way, hut J ncver did. If
Dclivcrcd Meals, or for Partnership. The agency is and a charge o f possc!;sion
ognize Freidolph Kcrrriit Olscn until 1 read about some of of cocaine with intent to de- any uxplaining needed to bt: Genealogy Group meeting, 7 p.m+,Rawson Memorial Li-
his achievenients. I didn’t know Frcidolph Illsen, but I knew rrieals at the 19 HDC senior dedicated to “Helping done ttic tcachers pretty brary.
dining centers in the Thumb, Peoplc and Changing liver against the passcngcr.
Fritz Olscn well. Both men were Iodgc~Ii n much took c x c of it in those
He rcally wasn’t i n town too long. I ’ m guessing 10 ycars or can play a vital part in the
agency ’s fund rai sin g efforts
Lives”. HDC offers nearly 70
programs and services for the county jail. (h)lS. Friday, February 20
so, but he carved a niche for hirnsclt’ and was idways avail- Deputies were assislcd hy I grcw up at a timc when Alcoholics Anonymous, 8 p.m.,Good Shepherd Lutheran
in the months of March and i nd i vid u a1s and communi -
able for cornmunity projects. He ran a vending machine h i -
Apri I. Those who normally tics, helping them to secure the Lexington Firc D ~ j ~ r t - dairy faniilics drank milk Church.
ness while in Cass City. ment, Lexington Rcscuc. Iroiii their own cows. A dairy Senior Cituen Movies, 1:30pm.,Rawson Memorial Library.
In addition, all of us who knew him would agrcc that he wait to rnakc their oontribu- the resources necessary for farmer wouldn’t havc con-
tionh, for whatever reason, are sell.-sufficiency and an irn- Croswell EMS and rhc SLI-
was not only ;I good husincssnian, ho was something niorc- nilac County Drug ‘l’ask sidured going l o town and
just a rcal nicc guy. cncouragcd to remit i n proved quality of life.
Forcc. buy i ng ho inog en1zcd TI i 1k . Saturday, February 21
********** March or April because their Wc go[ milk from IO-gallon Magic Show, 1:30p.m., Rawson Memorial Library.
The first Michigan statc candida(c campaign f‘inance rc-
contribution will have I -1 Ci1IIS whcn I was snlall Ilnd Archery Sportsman’s Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Countryside
grcatcr impact. fron~ bulk tank whcn I got Free Methodist Church, Sandusky . For more information,
ports in more than a year rcvcal that currcnt statc cift‘icchold-
oldcr. call (810)M84265.
ers raised mort‘ than 9;s niillion i n 2003. Rcp. Tom Meycr,
Thc Alan Shaw Feinstein Thc r c ’s not 11iII g r n orc sat is-
repuhlican, district-84, raised $10,100 and started with a
Foundation, now in its sev- f y i n g than holding a kettle
balancc o f $6.904.83. Hc spunt $ I I . 124.14 in 2003 and had
cnth straight year of fighting iindcr thc valvc o f a bulk Monday, February 23
$5,880.69 to start thc current ycar. Cass City School Board meeting, 7:30 p.m.
Jim !jarcia, senate dcmocrat, district 3 I slartcd with hunger through “challenge t i i i l k tank --.-knowing you
donations” will match all w n tiavu all y o u want. and Cass City Village Council meeting, 7 p,m.,municipal build-
!$I 1 ,S08,01,raiscd $23,042.42 and spcnt $8,092.2.5. Hc had
contributions made to HDC 1ng.
t h u ru ;i I’L‘ sc v t‘ra 1 h u n d I C d
a balance of $2h,458. I X to start 2004. Hills & Dales General Hospital Auxiliary meeting, 12:30 p.m-,
g;illons incil-c where that
caii~t!from. Northwood Meadows.
A J w idle observations changed the dates li,r thc fair.
Business glearwdfrom the news ofthe
day. Something to t h i n k
uhout on one of the blah win-
This year thc f a r is sct f o r
August I I -22 I nst~iid1 unci-
ing on Labor Day wecLcncl.
Iniaginc h o w ; fami kid
fkclh whcn hc cats ;it onc of
thosc buf‘fct hrc;ikf;ists the
Wednesday, February 25
Ravenous Readers’ Book Club, noon, Rawson Memorial
Insurance ter days when the snow turns
I O dirty slush and splashes
It will a l w bc shortened to
12 days, 6 days fewer t h a n
rnotcls servc. 1 look at thaw Library.
liltlc>.4 ojr. containers ofriiilk
;lllcl s;1y to myscll‘. “-1’tIcy‘vc
o i i the windshield. last year.
The Labor Day wucLcnd
got13 hc‘ kidding m!”
I t h i n k savvy dieters undcr-
Anna Kournikova is a win- was originall> sct itlicn High Low Precip.
h i a n d what u’c C;I( i s n o t
ncr cvcn though tournament school started for nian) dt\- , ’
Tuesday ................................. ..............9 ..............0
i i ~ ~ i i r l;IS iiiiportant ;is how
tennis titles eluded her. She’s tricts after the Labor Day I l i L I C h wc cat. o n c of‘ rt1y Wednesday ............................ 26 ..............9 .............. 0
one of the women i n thc weekend Thursday ...............................29 ............22 ..............0
Sports Illustrated annual hrr ) t h e r ‘s acq CI a i11t ;i n c‘c s dc -
Added to that I S the attrac- surihcss ;in incident that hcars Friday .................................... ............23 ..............
swimsuit issue that is pic- tion of a trip t o thc bcach or this out. Saturday ................................ ............ -8 ........ .25”
turcd wearing as little as pos- a backyard barbecue, not to Sunday .................................. 15 .......... -14 ..............0
siblc. Swimsuits that prob- This tt~llowwas working at
mention the annual I ~ b o r ;i KFC rcstaurant whcn a Monday ................................. 2 1 .......... - 14 ..............
ably would not be shown at Day Parade in Dctroil. (Recorded at Cass City wastewater trcatmcnt plant.)
halftime of the Super Bowl. woiiian c m c in with ;i wholc
You’ll scoff, but to me the
copy w i t h her photo was
innre revealing than the Dr. Ilanicl J. Dymck, M.D., mcmhcr of Caro Community Hospital
swimsuit. I t said that mcclical staff, is proud to say...
Kournikova earns $9 million
;i year in endorsements.
Kn ig ti t I nsu ran ceggen cy
Next to Cass Theatre
Cass City, Michigan
Phone (989) 872-5114 or 1-800-835-9870
Regis Philbin returns to
prime time with his “Million-
aire” show Feb. 22 at 9 p.m.
There are several new
wrinkles in the new show that
will be shown’just 5 times.
Thc biggest change is that
instead of winning $1 mil-
lion, the big prize will be $10
million. Other steps include
$5,000 for the 5th question
Yes! do that here!
I k . 1 jymck provides cardiology services for
(’dro Community Hospital at his offire i thcn
(guaranteed) and the 10th IIcalth Services Building on Frank Street i n
question right answer locks
C’aro. His expert isc includcs thc diagnosis
in $100,000.Awards for the
next 5 questions are and trmt ment of c.ardiuvascular conditions,
$500,000, $1 million, $2.5 lrcating diwa3es and symptoms such a>:
million and $5 million.
Even with the flood of shortness of breath; chcst pain; palpitations
money that is now offered it’s and skipping of the heart; hypertension; high
hard to imagine that the show cholesterol; ankle swelling; fatigue; and
Save During Our ... will dominate like the origi-
dizziness. His diagnostic evaluations may
nal that drew 35 million
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