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05/28/2015 - 11:41am

Douglas R. Haney was looking for a summer home near Lansing, but ended up in Tecumseh working for justice in a closed case from 1911. The California resident and native of Alma visited Tecumseh Police Department on Thursday, May 21, to present evidence to Chief Troy Stern that Frances Kehoe was the victim of murder and not an accident.

Frances, of Tecumseh Township, died on September 18 after being badly burned by a gasoline stove in her kitchen. Her death was not investigated, and listed as accidental.

Haney believed Frances’ death was caused by her stepson, Andrew Philip...

05/18/2015 - 3:57pm

The Raisin Township Board of Trustees voted no to raising the hourly wage of two Raisin Public Works Department employees while working around a current grievance committee request by one of the employees.

The two employees, Richard Burgett and Sandra LeVeck, make $11.25 hourly. Raisin Township Supervisor Jay Cavanaugh made a...

05/18/2015 - 3:55pm

When nine-year-old Owen Williams and family friend Ed Johnson decided to go hunting on the evening of April 22, it would be hard to imagine that by the end of the night, they would make the record books.

That evening, Owen Williams shot a 25-pound male turkey, with a beard length of 11 inches and spurs 1-4/16 inches long. The...

05/14/2015 - 1:48pm

Twelve teachers from Zunyi Carey International School from the Huichuan District in Zunyi, Guizhou, China, are in Tecumseh until Sunday, May 17, and are studying Tecumseh teachers and their teaching styles to take back with them to China.

Last year, when the school’s director Wendy (Wang Hongshan) and teachers were at Lincoln...

05/14/2015 - 1:46pm

The Raisin Township Board of Trustees voted Monday to hire a fifth police officer allowing the Raisin Township Police Department to begin 24/7 patrolling.

In a 6-0 vote, with trustee Kami Johnson absent from the meeting, the board approved hiring Robert VanSinger as the township’s fifth officer. Van-Singer is currently a part-...

05/14/2015 - 1:44pm

On Friday, May 15, local artists will be gathering at The Boulevard Market for “Je Suis Charlie: Tecumseh,” an event about satire, and the freedom of expression, according to event organizer and local artist Gregg Perez.

“I’ve done events in the past that are a little edgy,” Perez said. “I think there is a little bit of the...

05/11/2015 - 2:56pm

In July, Nathan Kossey returns to Quantico, Va. to challenge himself with the Marine Corps Officer Candidate School (OCS). Last summer, the 2012 Tecumseh High School graduate met the challenge and received the Commandant’s Trophy, an award given to the top graduate in the company, which started with 170 participants.

The six-...

05/11/2015 - 2:51pm

ADRIAN — The sentencing for two area teenagers who held up the Shell gas station in Clinton was made on Friday, May 1. Judge Anna Marie Anzalone handed down five to 10-year prison sentences to Cory J. Nangle, 18, of Petersburg and Garry Heldt, 17, of Britton as well as restitution of $458 stolen in the crime.

Prosecution asked...

05/07/2015 - 12:13pm

The Perky Pantry Eastside Mobil Station now offers full service and the Baker brothers. The April purchase of the downtown BP gas station owned by Jeff and Jack Baker eliminated the last place for full service in Tecumseh.

Owners Ken Heers, Bruce Litchford and Bonnie Purkey decided to incorporate a full service option at the...

05/07/2015 - 12:11pm

Tecumseh City Council unanimously approved the 2015-16 fiscal year budget of $5,237,388 Monday evening during the regular council meeting. All council members were present.

For 2015-16, revenues are estimated at $5,240,408, which could leave the city with a surplus of $3,020.

City Manager Kevin Welch said that throughout...

05/07/2015 - 12:08pm

Tecumseh Brewing Company (TBC) is now open for business and that business is hopping, said co-owner Kyle DeWitt.

“It’s been very busy,” DeWitt added “It’s been busier than we anticipated but not so busy that we weren’t able to handle it. We’re happy. We can revel in it.”

“People are apparently thirsty around here,” said...

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