Dragon volleyball sweeps Highlanders, 3-0

Dragon volleyball sweeps Highlanders, 3-0

Lake Orion falls to Clarkston, 3-1 By Megan Kelley Staff Writer ORION TWP. — Lake Orion High School’s varsity volleyball team had a busy week last week facing two league opponents on Sept. 20 and 22 respectively. The ladies took on Clarkston High School on Tuesday, falling to the Wolves 3-1 in the Dragons’ first […]

Lake Orion alumni inducted into 2022 Wall of Excellence class

Lake Orion alumni inducted into 2022 Wall of Excellence class

By Megan Kelley Staff Writer ORION TWP. — Lake Orion Community Schools welcomed two alumni to their Wall of Excellence last Friday at Lake Orion High School. The two inductees; Tim Myers and Dr. Eric Bartelink, make up the 2022 class of inductees. Bartelink is a 1992 graduate of Lake Orion and is a professor […]

Lake Orion Village Council sets date to interview village manager candidates

Interviews are open to the public By Megan Kelley Staff Writer LAKE ORION — The Lake Orion Village Council solidified its plans for interviewing candidates for the role of new village manager, during the council meeting on Sept. 12. Interviews will take place at Village Hall beginning at 4 p.m. on Sept. 30. Previously, the […]

Village to start Lake Orion lake drawdown Sept. 28

Update: The drawdown was slightly delayed and began Sept. 28. It was originally scheduled to begin Sept. 26.   By Megan Kelley Staff Writer LAKE ORION — The Village of Lake Orion is expected to begin the drawdown on Lake Orion on Sept. 26 interim village manager D. Wayne O’Neal confirmed last week. The water […]

Lake Orion school board reauthorizes ThinkLink partnership with Orion Twp. Public Library

By Megan Kelley Staff Writer LAKE ORION — The Lake Orion Community Schools Board of Education reauthorized their annual ThinkLink partnership with the Orion Township Public Library. The partnership seeks to expand the educational opportunities and academic achievement of district students by combining each entity’s individual resources. The board voted 6-0 in favor of renewing […]

Public Safety — Sept. 21, 2022

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 351 calls from Sept. 5-11, 2022 • Felony Arrests: 3 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 2 • Traffic Accidents: 12 Broken window appears to be malicious property destruction Deputies went to the 40 block of Sparrow Hill Drive at 12:41 a.m. on Sept. 5 for a malicious destruction of property […]

Richard Soucey, 93, of Lake Orion

Richard Soucey, 93, of Lake Orion

We are sad to announce the passing of Richard Lee Soucey on Sept. 10, 2022. He was 93 years old. Richard was born in Detriot, MI on June 2, 1929. He lived in Lake Orion for 40 years. Richard was a retiree of GM Truck and Bus. He was a welder in Skilled Trade and […]

Roger B. Cady, 76, of Lake Orion

Roger B. Cady, 76, of Lake Orion

Roger Bartlett Cady, age 76, left this world to start his new journey on Saturday evening, Aug. 6, 2022. Roger had heroically battled a horrible, progressive disease, PSP, for eight years. Roger was born on Feb. 16, 1946, to Virginia (Wilmoth) Cady and Bartlett Cline Cady in Pontiac, Michigan. He is survived by his Partner […]