Rep. Howrylak resolution declares April Student Athlete Cardiac Awareness Month in Michigan

 PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Martin Howrylak, R-Troy, was joined by honored guests Randy Gillary and Emily Kucinich of the Kimberly Anne Gillary Foundation as members of the Legislature and guests today recognized April 2018 as State Athlete Cardiac Awareness Month in Michigan. Since December 1999, 68 students have lost their lives due to sudden cardiac…

Rep. Hughes, Bletsch family testify for victim statements bill

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Holly Hughes (right) today testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee, supporting legislation to require convicted criminals hear victim impact statements during a sentencing hearing. The committee later unanimously approved the bill. The legislation was inspired by a Muskegon County case where the convicted murderer of Rebekah Bletsch was allowed to leave…

Rep. Kahle celebrated March is Reading Month with over 2,300 local students

Each year at the beginning of March, schools kick off March is Reading Month by celebrating the birthday of Dr. Seuss. Teachers design contests, plan family literacy events, and invite special guests to read to their classrooms. State Rep. Bronna Kahle of Adrian visited classrooms throughout Lenawee County during the month of March. “Whether you are a…