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Thursday, 2013 Jun 20th

McDonough was one of 347 students who maintained a 3.5 GPA while completing 12 credits.

Stephanie Renee Spencer of Saline received a MS in Human Development and Family Studies

Grimes was a sophomore Exercise & Movement Science and Nursing major during the spring semester.

Abigail Wrobleski, a member of the class of 2016 at Connecticut College and a resident of Saline, has been named to the Dean's Honors list for the 2013 spring semester.

I just returned from the dress rehearsal of Saline Area Players' 40th Anniversary Gala which will be performed this Saturday, June 22 at 8PM at Liberty School.  It was incredibly exciting.  Each new person that walked in the door was greeted by a fellow thespian from their past.  Hearing and seeing friends from a 40-year time span performing again was fabulous.  And there was so much laughing as stories were shared.

Young country rocker returns to downtown Saline for the Summer Music Series.

Here is a listing of Fire Calls made by the Saline Area Fire Department for June 19, 2013.

10:48 a.m. -- Medical to Brecon Village

3:08 p.m. -- Motor vehicle crash, 700 block of East Michigan Avenue.

4:52 p.m. -- Medical to Brecon Village

5:06 p.m. -- Motor vehicle crash, Wagner Road and Waters Road

7:59 p.m. -- Motor vehicle crash, North Maple Road near Travis Pointe Road

(This list may not be complete)

Wednesday, 2013 Jun 19th

Enjoy this picture from Saline Area Player's The Sound of Music in 2011.  Jane Arvidson Panikkar and Richard Knapp, both of Saline, who played Maria and Captain Von Trapp will reprise the song "Something Good" at SAP's 40th Anniversary Gala on Saturday night, June 22.  The show is at 8PM at Liberty School with tickets at $10 which includes an afterglow party at Mac's Acadian Seafood Shack with hors d'oeuvres and a cash bar.

The Miss Saline Pageant takes place Aug. 27 at the Saline Community Fair.

A Saline Township couple has resisted Paxton Resources' attempts to purchase their mineral rights, but the final decision may come from the MDEQ

The Hornets took the eventual state champs to extra innings.

Elegant local gardens will be open for public viewing on Saturday, June 29.

Tuesday, 2013 Jun 18th

Saline Area Players provide community theater for the whole family.  Enjoy this picture from SAP's 2006 Wizard of Oz, one of the many family-oriented shows produced over the years.  It was our first show in the Ellen Ewing Performing Arts Center at the new high school.  See more pix at our 40th Anniversary Gala on June 22 at 8 PM at Liberty School.  Tickets are $10 which include the show and the party following at Mac's Acadian Seafood Shack.  Whether you have seen our shows or not, it will be a fun night for all.

Every other Tuesday, starting July 9, the Saline District Library offers "What's in Season, Saline?"

Here's the rundown of the action from Monday night's Saline City Council meeting.

Monday, 2013 Jun 17th

Enjoy the picture of the day from Saline Area Players' photo archives.  It is of the play Bull in a China Shop that was performed in 1988.  In the show are both Rose Carol Toth and Susan Toth Bernard, mother and daughter in real life. They will both be performing this Saturday night as part of Saline Area Players' 40th Anniversary Gala.  The show starts at 8 PM at Liberty School Theater and the ticket price of $10 includes a party at Mac's Acadian Seafood shack afterwards.

The Mastodon Mayhem Challenge is a 3-mile challenging obstacle course run that includes hills, woods, water, mud, and more. It will be fun and challenging! If you love to run and have a great time at the same time, this is the perfect challenge for you!


Sign up today! No, really – sign up today…or by Friday at the latest. Why the rush? Because Early Bird Registration ends June 21. If you send in your registration no later than Friday, June 21, your fee is $45. If you register after June 21, your fee is $55.*