For parents who are concerned about the problem of drugs in the Howell community a special event is being held on Wednesday night featuring guest speakers from out of town as well as representatives from the Howell Public Schools and the Howell Police Department among others.
The forum is being held at Middle School North starting at 7 p.m. and will help parents learn the signs, symptoms and services available to help Howell children battle the influence of drugs throughout the town. The event is being sponsored by the Howell PAL.
After a rainy day on Tuesday the National Weather Service is calling for a beautiful day on Wednesday. The forecast calls for a mostly sunny day with a high near 52 during the day. There is a chance of showers late Wednesday night or early Thursday morning. The low is expected to be close to 34 making for a chance of rain and snow heading into Thursday.
On this date in 1559 Queen Elizabeth I was crowned in England. The University of Notre Dame received its charter on this date in 1844. Also on this date in 1967 the Green Bay Packers won the first Super Bowl 35-10 over the Kansas City Chiefs.
Famous birthdays today include actress Andrea Martin, rapper Pitbull and tennis player Mary Pierce. Martin Luther King Jr. was born on this date in 1929.