American Legion ­meeting set for Sept. 9

GLADSTONE — American Legion Post 71, located at 802 Delta Ave. in Gladstone, will hold its regular meeting Sept. 4 at 7 p.m. The executive board will meet at 6:15 p.m.

Services at Central United Methodist

ESCANABA — Sunday worship at Central United Methodist is at 10:30 a.m. with Pastor Elise Low Edwardson. The church is located at 322 South Lincoln Road, Escanaba. Office hours are Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. until noon. Community office hours are on Wednesdays from 3 to 4:30 p.m. at Stone’s Deli. For more information, call 906-786-0643 or visit

Post 340 to hold ­meeting in Hermansville

HERMANSVILLE — The Floriano-Stecker-Kelly American Legion Post 340 of Hermansville will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, Sept. 13 at 6 p.m. at the American Legion club rooms in Hermansville.

Fish or chicken dinner in Gladstone Sept. 14

GLADSTONE — A dinner featuring fried fish or chicken will take place Friday, Sept. 14 at Memorial United Methodist Church, located at 1920 Lake Shore Ave. in Gladstone.

Dinner will be served from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Kids age 7 and under eat free.

A community concert will follow at 8 p.m. with a free will offering.

Legion meeting in Escanaba Township

FLAT ROCK — The regular monthly meeting of the Escanaba River American Legion Post 115 and the auxiliary will be held at the Escanaba Township hall at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 5.

Right to Life to meet Sept. 11 at Bay College

ESCANABA — Right to Life of Delta County will meet Tuesday, Sept. 11 at 7 p.m. in room 261 of the Joseph Heirman University Center at Bay College. Plans will be made for upcoming events, including the Respect Life poster contest for grades 1 through 8. For more information, call Joan at 428-4457 or Mary Knoch at 428-1169.

The 7th Annual Prayerful and Peaceful Life Chain will take place in Escanaba on Sunday, Sept. 9 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Meet in the south end of the former Super One parking lot. For more information, call Sue Tackman at 233-1697 or visit

For more information about the meeting, call Carol at 786-4795. Your help is needed to continue with local events witnessing for the pro-life cause.

Right to Life of Delta County would like to thank Judi King and Pregnancy Services of Delta County for taking care of the fair booth this year and each and every person who volunteered their time to take a shift or gave donations.

Pregnancy Services of Delta County’s Walk for Life will be held Saturday, Sept. 15 at the Ludington Park Pavilion in Escanaba. Registration starts at 9 a.m. and the walk begins at 10 a.m. For any questions call (906) 786-7474 or visit

Delta County MARSP to meet Sept. 11 in Harris

HARRIS — The Delta County Chapter of MARSP will hold its September meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 11, at noon (eastern time) at the Island Resort and Casino.

Shannon Taylor, executive director of Hope at the Inn, will present the program.

There is a charge for the luncheon.

Reservations for those not on the calling list may be made by calling 906-786-7748 or 906-399-0280 no later than 9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 6. Cancellations may be made by calling those same numbers no later than Sunday, Sept. 9, by 9 p.m.