Posted on the SPD Facebook page: “Thank you to the person in front of me at the Shepherd McDonald’s drive thru that paid for my lunch! It was greatly appreciated.”
Chief Sawyer received a homemade card from a Shepherd student. “A new prized possession . . . a card from my friend Bella. She comes every day and sees me at the bus loop in the afternoon,” Sawyer wrote on the SPD Facebook page. “I keep these types [of] cards in an envelope for those days you just need a ‘pick me up’. Thank you so much, Bella . . . you made my day!”
The test of the Emergency Alert System which had been scheduled for September 20 has been postponed until October 3.
The items collected for the Foster Closet of Isabella County have been delivered to the organization.
A message posted on the Facebook page for the Foster Closet of Isabella County reads, “Thank you to all who donated items at the Shepherd police station! What a blessing! Thank you Chief Sawyer and the community of Shepherd!”
The Shepherd Police Department added on its Facebook page, “Thanks to the generosity of our community…the Foster Closet has a great stock of the items they needed for some time…”
A Women’s Self-Defense Seminar will be held on Saturday, October 13 starting at 10 a.m. For more information, check out the following event.