Gov. Whitmer calls for unity following President Trump’s call for governors to ‘dominate’ protesters

Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer released the following statement after President Trump called for governors to “dominate” protestors:  Right now our nation is hurting. Americans are in pain, and desperate for leadership from the White House during one of the darkest periods in our lifetimes. This morning I took a few moments to read a powerful […]

A Virus Among Us

A Virus Among Us — a poem by Bill Byrne This covid19, it  just maybe inspires us With a grudging respect for this fugitive  virus It’s the direst of  viruses  we’ve ever seen Reeking havoc that rivals the one in ’18 We are ordered for now to shelter in place In our own home’s entrusted  […]

Williams, Michael Charles; 61, of Lake Orion

Michael Charles Williams, 61, of Lake Orion, MI was called home to the Lord on May 20, 2020. Surviving are his wife of 30 years, Alayne Williams, and his beautiful children, daughter Haley Williams of Waterford, son Nathan Williams of Oxford and son Jonathan Williams of Ypsilanti. Loving grandpa of Sophia Grace of Waterford. He was […]

Hanson III, Edwin Joseph; 59, of Lake Orion

Hanson III, Edwin Joseph;  59, of Lake Orion

Edwin Joseph “Joe” Hanson III was born November 26, 1960. He passed away May 13, 2020. Joe is survived by his wife of 31 years, Loraine Ann Hanson, and his son, Edwin Joseph IV. He is also the dear uncle of Matthew and Jessica Hanson and their son, Lucas; and dear uncle of Safa and […]

Parker, Raymond; 83, of Lake Orion and Troy

Raymond Parker of Lake Orion and Troy passed away peacefully on May 18, 2020 at the age of 83. Ray was preceded in death by his parents Raymond and Grace Parker; and sisters Catherine and Myra. He is survived by his children Rip Parker, Jack (Stefani) Parker and Cindy Parker Austin; his grandchildren Brianne Austin […]

Dragons’ Cam Sutton commits to Rochester University

Dragons’ Cam Sutton commits to Rochester University

By Teddy Rydquist Review Sports Contributor Leading the Lake Orion Dragons boys’ basketball team in scoring in 2019-20 at 16 points per game, guard Cam Sutton announced his commitment to the Rochester University Warriors on May 1. Sutton, who will graduate with the Class of 2020, will begin his collegiate career as a member of […]

LOHS provides update on senior graduation ceremony

Lake Orion High School Interim Principal Dan Haas, sent out communication earlier this month regarding the status of several senior end of the year activities including graduation. At present, the graduation ceremony that was previously scheduled for June 9 will not take place. The ceremony, however, is expected to be postponed to the last week […]

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LOHS Senior of the Week – Chloe Lucio – May 13, 2020

  Chloe Lucio, Lake Orion High School Parents: Benjamin and Amy Lucio   Grade: 12   GPA: 3.8   Favorite subject(s): At Lake Orion, Choir and at OSTC, Machining. Extracurricular activities: Walking, listening to music and playing basketball.   Hobbies/Interests: Fixing things, walking, reading, writing, listening to music and playing basketball.   Plans after graduation: Attend […]