20 YEARS AGO
Airport runway accomplished
Native officers accumulated at Manistee County Blacker Airport Monday morning to view the power’s recently-completed 5,500 foot-long runway. The brand new $3.7 million runway is crowned with a unique floor coating which drains water from the outside and channels water off the touchdown floor to stop hydroplaning.
40 YEARS AGO
“The Cue Membership” opens on River Boulevard
As of late marks the grand opening of a brand new pool and sport corridor at the nook of Oak and River Boulevard. Dubbed “The Cue Membership” by means of proprietor Russell Potts, the billiard corridor will be offering seven pool tables with plans to incorporate foosball and several other sport machines within the close to long run. Starting lately, the Cue Membership will probably be open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m on weekdays and till 1 a.m. on Friday and Saturday nights. Additional plans for The Cue Membership come with the addition of a jukebox, cushy drink gadget, and submarine sandwiches.
Manistee Prime College scholars earned good-looking Maximum Treasured Participant awards on account of their exceptional accomplishments of their respective sports activities this autumn. The ones receiving the awards have been Ron Swanson (boys’ pass nation), Nancy Saylor (women’ tennis), Dan Wagberg (soccer), Dave Anderson (golfing) and Lori Fauble (women’ pass nation).
60 YEARS AGO
Junior Clio Membership shaped
The November assembly of the Clio Membership used to be held at Farr Heart on Nov. 4. 19 individuals have been provide. The request of an affiliation of native younger girls to be authorised as a sister membership used to be granted, and even if they’re utterly unbiased of the Senior Clio Membership, their staff will probably be referred to as the Junior Clio Membership.
80 YEARS AGO
Deer hunters at the transfer
Many deer hunters of Michigan have been at the transfer lately, getting an early get started into the woods to pick camp websites and to arrange everlasting camps for the outlet of the 1939 season subsequent Wednesday. The forefront of the northward certain, red-clad military began transferring via Manistee lately however the biggest quantity is not going to come till simply prior to the season opens.
An Armistice Day program will probably be given by means of the tune division at Manistee Prime College the next day morning at 10:20. The glee membership is beneath the path of Donna Hornbeck and the band is directed by means of Frank Suda.
Compiled by means of Mark Fedder on the Manistee County Ancient Museum