Michigan Sugar Queen, Rep. Glenn visit during Capitol Agriculture Day

Isabella Krolikowski, 19, of Midland, Miss Michigan Sugar Queen 2014, visited with Rep. Gary Glenn, R-Midland, during her recent visit to the state Capitol in Lansing for 2015 Agriculture Day. Krolikowski, daughter of Manny and Shannon Krolikowski of Midland and a graduate of Bullock Creek High School, works as an administrative assistant at Dow Chemical…

Ag Day at the Capitol

State Rep. Dan Lauwers of Brockway Township recently met with vendors and leaders in the agriculture industry for “Ag day at the Capitol” Ag Day is an annual event in which Michigan Farm Bureau representatives educate legislators on the importance of the Agriculture industry to the state.

Ag Day Royalty

State Rep. Dan Lauwers of Brockway Township recently met with Michigan Agriculture “Royalty” at the state Capitol. Rep. Lauwers is pictured with the 2014 Michigan Sugar Queen, Asparagus Queen and the National Cherry Queen.

Rep. Canfield recognized by Michigan Academy of Family Physicians

Rep. Edward Canfield this week was recognized by the Michigan Academy of Family Physicians for his House resolution declaring Feb. 22-28 as Family Medicine Week. As a family physician himself, Rep. Canfield knows firsthand the efforts of these individuals and was happy to officially recognize the crucial role they play in keeping Michigan residents healthy….

Rep. Roberts spends day reading to students in Jackson

State Rep. Brett Roberts of Eaton Township last week read to students at Northwest Elementary School in Jackson. Rep. Roberts is visiting schools throughout the 65th District to read to students for March is Reading month. Rep. Roberts will be visiting students at Onsted Elementary School on Friday, March 20. Rep. Roberts also toured the…

Glenn encourages students, parents to consider Youth ChalleNGe Academy

Michigan National Guard program helps with high-school GED State Rep. Gary Glenn, R-Midland encourages local teens aged 16-18 who have dropped out or been expelled from school and their parents to consider a free program administered by the Michigan National Guard that helps students earn a high-school degree and college credits. The next Michigan Youth ChalleNGe Academy (MYCA) at…

Rep. Afendoulis reads to Breton Downs Elementary for March is Reading Month

State Rep. Chris Afendoulis reads “M is for Mitten” to students at Breton Downs Elementary in March to celebrate March is Reading Month. Authored, illustrated and published in the state of Michigan, “M is for Mitten” uses the alphabet to help teach children important places, people and items that have shaped the state over the…