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Robert L. Miller - Monroe News
Robert L. Miller, 82, of Monroe died at 5:50 pm Tuesday at Mercy Memorial Hospital. He had been in poor health for six months. Friends may call from 1 to 8 pm Sunday July 6, at the Rupp Funeral Home where funeral services will be held at 11 am Monday.
Another Case Of Maggots In Food Reported At Prison - Monroe News
JACKSON, Mich. (AP) — Michigan authorities report a second incident of maggots being found in a prison's food service area. The latest case happened Tuesday at the Charles Egeler Reception and Guidance Center in Jackson. Corrections Department spokesman ...
Wallet Stolen From Monroe Vehicle - Monroe News
A leather wallet containing $ 75 cash was stolen from a car in the 3400 block if Wimbledon Ct., Monday evening. The owner of the wallet said he left his car unlocked and discovered the door ajar the next day.
Pot Plants Seized From Bedford Yard - Monroe News
Nine marijuana plants were seized from a Bedford Township yard Sunday afternoon. Two men told sheriff’s deputies they had observed someone walking with a watering can in the area where the plants were found. When one of the men went to the area to ...
Michigan Officials Pick Where $115 Million For Roads Goes - Monroe News
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan officials have announced how $115 million of extra funding for shovel-ready road and bridge projects across the state will be spent. About 125 "priority" state and local construction projects were listed Wednesday on ...
Hurricane Arthur Forms In The Atlantic - Monroe News
RODANTHE, N.C. (AP) — Arthur strengthened to a hurricane early Thursday and threatened to give North Carolina a glancing blow on Independence Day, prompting the governor to warn vacationers along the coast not to risk their safety by trying to salvage ...
A. Joyce (Taylor) Proskie - Monroe News
A. Joyce (Taylor) Proskie, 66, of Osseo, passed away Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at her home. She was born Oct. 14, 1947, in Monroe, Mich., to Roy and Georgia B. (Turner) Taylor. She married Timothy Proskie on Feb. 10, 1978 in Monroe, and he survives.
Lauren W. Smith - Monroe News
Lauren W. Smith, 83 years, of Rossford, Ohio, formerly of La Salle, died Monday morning at his residence. Friends may call 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday at the Capaul Funeral Home, Ida. He will lie in state Friday at Morocco United Brethren Church, Temperance ...
Hunter Drives In 3, Tigers Sweep Athletics 9-3 - Monroe News
DETROIT (AP) — Torii Hunter hit three RBI singles and capped a six-run burst in the sixth inning that sent the Detroit Tigers over the Oakland Athletics 9-3 Wednesday for a three-game sweep. The three-time AL Central champion Tigers won for the 11th time ...
Betty L. Ooley - Monroe News
Betty L. Ooley, 85 years, of Newport, Michigan, passed away Monday, June 30, 2014 at Mercy Memorial Hospital in Monroe, Michigan. She had been in declining health for two years. Born October 25, 1928 in Sharps Chapel, Tennessee, Betty was the daughter of ...