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Hidden holiday hazard? Don’t let foot pain dampen holiday spirits

Hidden holiday hazard? Don’t let foot pain dampen holiday spirits

Americans spend just shy of 274 hours a year on shopping – or 45 minutes per day – according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ American Time Use Survey. It’s…

Should you give education the ‘old college try’ a second time around?

Should you give education the ‘old college try’ a second time around?

Returning to school later in life is a decision that requires careful thinking. As an adult, you must consider many factors before signing up for a second – or first…

From footballs to tires, inflation’s important

From footballs to tires, inflation’s important

If 2015 has shown us anything so far, it’s that deflation can cause a frenzy, especially when it comes to footballs. Who would have thought that slightly flat footballs would…

Hearing better thanks to smarter technology

Hearing better thanks to smarter technology

Technology has made dramatic improvements in the lives of people of all ages, and the improvements made in hearing technology may be some of the most advanced to occur in…

Seniors give Easter Bunny a hand

Seniors give Easter Bunny a hand

Helping out the Easter Bunny Under the guidance of Nancy Wotkyns, members of the Eaton Rapids Senior Center recently helped stuff bags of sweet Easter treats which will be donated…

Library News: New books hitting the shelves daily

By Anna Curtis I’ve talked a lot over the last few months about the programs the Eaton Rapids Public Library has added and the services we offer everyone. But let’s…

From the Superintendent: Three big changes come to state testing

By Bill DeFrance What is new with state testing? There are three big changes that will impact students taking the test. Most of the changes are impacting third-grade students through…

Eaton Rapids women’s club collecting ‘Scrap for Scholarships’

Eaton Rapids women’s club collecting ‘Scrap for Scholarships’

The Eaton Rapids Business and Professional Women’s Club (BPW) has scheduled its fourth annual “Scrap for Scholarships” fundraiser. BPW will collect metal items at the Eaton Rapids Public Works facility…

Eaton Rapids High School announces honor roll

Eaton Rapids High School (ERHS) has announced its second trimester honor roll as follows:   High Honor Roll (3.5 – 4.0) Seniors: Taylor Arnett, Emma Ashley-Grose, Madison Azelton, Jacob Bennett,…

Tips to help cancer patients prevent infections during the winter

Tips to help cancer patients prevent infections during the winter

“Oh the weather outside is frightful.” For many, this sums up the blustery season known as winter. With cold temperatures blanketing cities and towns, many have been spending more time…

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