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Robotics Team Needs Mechanics Mentor
This is the third year that students from Harrison Community Schools have taken up the challenge to “build a better robot” and compete with other schools in the state. As an inter-school competition, robotics is treated as a team sport. The Harrison Stingers of Steel team has acquitted itself well to date, and this year again seems to have an enthusiastic, positive outlook. The team is supported by parents and mentors from the community who contribute as much of their time as possible.
CTE Students Power Past Snow Days to Deliver ‘#DriveSafe’ Message
For teenage drivers, one second can change peoples’ lives forever. That’s the message behind a local student-led initiative to persuade teens against distracted and impaired driving.
Tale of the Twin Pines: In the Beginning
Hazel and Tommy were best friends. They lived close to each other, on the south side of a small city in the middle of the Michigan's mitten by the name of Harrison. They had both entered the fifth grade a few weeks earlier and were in walking distance of the Harrison school buildings. The year was 1957 and Harrison had just built a large addition onto its school.
Clare County Crazy Quilters Raffle “Connie’s Garden”
Tickets are now on sale for the 2019 Raffle Quilt. This year’s quilt is named “Connie’s Garden” and was made by Connie MacAlister and finished by the Clare County Crazy Quilters. Tickets cost $1 or 6 for $5, and the drawing will be held at the end of September. Purchase tickets from any CCCQ member or call Shirley Smith at 989-539-1961.
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