Shiawassee County Toys for Tots Launches 2021 Program

Shiawassee County Toys for Tots Launches 2021 Program The Independent – by Karen Mead-Elford, editor October 10, 2021 THE 2021 TOYS FOR TOTS CAMPAIGN is underway. A public event is planned at Joe Lee’s at the Owosso Airport for Saturday, Oct. 9. People are welcome to drop off new toys or donations starting at 11…

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Local Veteran Launches Jerky Brand to Combat Veteran Suicide

Local Veteran Launches Jerky Brand to Combat Veteran Suicide The Independent November 8, 2020 “There is a serious mental health problem in the United States right now that needs to be addressed,” explains Gerald Alcorn, a longtime Shiawassee County resident and U.S. Marine Corps veteran. “According to government statistics, on average, 132 Americans die by…

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