2014 Election Goals

A 99% Turnout of our voters!


Benzie County Commission: Don Tanner, Coury Carland, and Charity Miller

Governor: Mark Schauer

Attorney General: elect the Democratic candidate

State House District 101: Tom Stobie

U.S. Representative: Jerry Cannon

U.S. Senate: Gary Peters

Elect Dems to open city/township positions.

We can meet our goals with your support and your vote!


Lily Farm Reception for Jerry Cannon

You’re invited to a Sunday, July 20, 3 – 5 pm, reception at the Betsie River Centennial Lily Farm to meet candidate Jerry Cannon (First Congressional District) and support his candidacy. Refreshments will be served. Suggested donations is $20.

General Jerry Cannon is a Vietnam veteran and has served his country as a Major General in the Michigan National Guard. He had been deployed several times around the world, including a tour of duty in Iraq. Jerry won election four times for Sheriff of Kalkaska County.

The Betsie River Centennial Lily Farm is at 17745 Moore Rd. Thompsonville. Directions: From US 31: Turn east onto N. Manistee County Line Rd. Turn south (right) onto Moore Road, which runs south off N. Manistee County Line Rd. at roughly 4.5 miles from US 31. From M-115: Turn south onto Kurick Rd. (at Mobile Gas Station corner). Go about 1 block and turn (right/ west) onto N. Manistee County Line Rd. At Moore Rd, turn left/south (left) The Lily Farm is approximately 1.5 miles south of County Line Rd. on the east side of the road.


Chicken BBQ is June 28

chicken_with_flagSaturday, June 28 is the date for this year’s Annual Chicken BBQ which will be held at Maley Park in Honor. Dinners will be available at noon and last until the chicken is all sold. On the menu is ½ grilled chicken, potato salad, baked beans, roll & butter, dessert and beverage for $12.00.

Summer Benzie Kicker

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Benzie Kicker Summer 2014