Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 28 Nov 2014 21:16:28 EDTFri, 28 Nov 2014 21:16:28 EDT tree for Alpena - The beautiful 30-foot blue spruce Christmas tree displayed in downtown Alpena at Culligan Plaza once was located next to Rhonda Keller's house draped in lights when it was just starting to grow.Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT2014 All-Alpena News Football Team Alpena football team experienced a bit of a resurgence in 2014 and Jordan Ferguson had a memorable season to go with it. Ferguson elevated his game in his senior year and was an absolute workhors.Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTRookie head coaches proud of team accomplishments this season Tippman, Jason Somers and Greg Pietsch weren't able to lead their teams to the playoffs this season.Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTRC celebrates 12th annual tree lighting CITY - A crowd gathered in Rogers City's Westminster Park Wednesday, counting down from 10 just before Santa lighted 132 trees using two magic candy canes.Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTPied Piper, Lincoln among top collectors for recycling - Pied Piper School and Lincoln Elementary School are among the top collectors in Michigan for the Snack Bag Brigade, a free national recycling program created by the Hain Celestial Group Inc. and TerraCycle.Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT