It's Wednesday and today's quote comes from Michael Jordan:I have failed many times, and that's why I am a success.
Here are some tidbits of news and information that we hope you'll find useful or entertaining. Please also don't miss our video greeting (at right) from Farms students raising money for Relay for Life.
1. The weather
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am, according to the National Weather Service. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
2. Fuel prices
Here's a quick daily survey of the regular per-gallon price, according to gasbuddy.com —
- : $3.89
- Mobil: $3.99
- Shell: $3.98
- Lowest price at in Highland: $3.73 at Citgo at S. Milford Road and Watkins Boulevard.
- Lowest price in the Fenton area: $3.74 at the Clark station at Leroy and 3rd streets.
- Lowest price in the Brighton area: $3.74 at Costco at 6700 Whitmore Lake Rd. and BP at 9400 Lee Road.
We also offer searchable and real-time traffic and fuel prices via Mapquest on our homepage.
3. Register Now for VBS at All Saints Lutheran
Babylon Vacation Bible School with All Saints Lutheran Church will take place June 18 - June 22. Registration is now open online.
4. Hartland Farmers Market Opens on Saturday
The opens Saturday May 5th and will run from 9am-1pm every Saturday at the former Hartland High School right on M-59 just west of US-23. Call 810-632-1030 for more information. There will be a Flea market included every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month through October.
5. Hartland trivia
Congrats to Stefanie Furge for correctly answering Monday's question — What was the date of the heavy rains that caused a flash flood that wiped out the Parshallville dam and Parshallville Road? Answer: April 18, 1975
Wednesday's question: Who designed the sign that still hangs above the Hartland Museum?