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Car/deer crash leads to felony arrest in Victory Twp.

November 26, 2014
Car/deer crash leads to felony arrest in Victory Twp.

VICTORY TWP. — A car/deer crash led to the arrest of a 46-year-old Ludington man Tuesday afternoon. Deputies initially responded to the crash at Angling and Meyers roads at 5:25 p.m. After checking the operator’s license of the driver, they discovered he was wanted on an outstanding drug warrant out of Manistee County. Other activity of the sheriff’s office for…

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Slick roads cause crashes

November 26, 2014
Slick roads cause crashes

The Michigan State Police, Hart post responded to three separate crashes on slippery roads Tuesday, Nov. 25: – 12:10 a.m., single car property damage accident, Stiles Rd. and Victory Dr., Victory Twp. – 2:46 p.m., car in the ditch, Scottville and Kistler roads., Custer Twp. –…

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Welcome to the world! Recent births.

November 26, 2014
Welcome to the world! Recent births.

Birth announcements are sponsored by ABC Kidz/Purple Monkey, 123 E. Ludington Ave. Check them out here on Facebook.  Welcome to the world! Sloane Aran Alway, the daughter of Rob and Becky Alway of Scottville, was born Oct. 15, 2014. Paternal grandparents are Alie VanderHaag of Scottville and…

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Art to end Alzheimer’s

November 26, 2014

Submitted by Jen Tooman.  Think back to Labor Day…what did you do? The Vander Veer family did what they do every year. They went camping at the Interlochen State Park.…

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Fire department quickly extinguishes pole barn fire.

November 25, 2014
Fire department quickly extinguishes pole barn fire.

LUDINGTON — Ludington Fire Department was called to a pole barn fire at the Stanley Luskin residence, 703 E. First St. Tuesday afternoon about 1:30 p.m. The fire appeared to…

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Ludington police officer recognized for duty, promoted

November 25, 2014

LUDINGTON — During Monday’s City Council meeting, Ludington Police Chief Mark Barnett announced the promotion of Steve Wietrzywoski to the rank of sergeant. During the meeting, Wietrzywoski also received recognition from Mason…

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Vehicle causes crash, leaves scene.

November 25, 2014
Vehicle causes crash, leaves scene.

PERE MARQUETTE TWP. — Two vehicles were involved in a crash Monday night near the intersection of South Pere Marquette Highway and Chauvez Road. There were no injuries. According to…

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Governor orders flags lowered to honor fallen soldier.

November 25, 2014

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered U.S. flags within the state Capitol complex and on all state buildings to be lowered to half-staff on Wednesday, Nov. 26, in honor…

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Obit: Margaret Luedke, 90, Summit Twp.

November 25, 2014
Obit: Margaret Luedke, 90, Summit Twp.

Margaret Luedke, aged 90 of Summit Township, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 24, 2014 in the home of her birth.  Margaret was born on May 27, 1924, the daughter of…

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WSCC musical ensembles to perform holiday concerts.

November 25, 2014
WSCC musical ensembles to perform holiday concerts.

VICTORY TWP. — West Shore Community College’s musical ensembles will be featured in six holiday performances throughout the area starting Dec. 4. According to Associate Professor Ted Malt, who leads the college’s…

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Oakes, Scatena named to bank board.

November 25, 2014
Oakes, Scatena named to bank board.

LUDINGTON – A former area school administrator and the CEO of one of Ludington’s largest manufacturers have been appointed to the board of directors of West Shore Bank and West…

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Closings and cancelations for Tuesday, Nov. 25.

November 24, 2014
Closings and cancelations for Tuesday, Nov. 25.

Closings and cancellations are brought to you by Fremont Insurance, represented by Smith & Eddy Insurance of Scottville (231-757-4743), Ludington (231-845-1481) and Manistee (231-723-3500). Be sure to check them out on Facebook  and at www.smith-eddy.com.  Closings and…

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Ludington council expected to settle suit with local criminal.

November 24, 2014
Ludington council expected to settle suit with local criminal.

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief.  LUDINGTON — The city of Ludington has settled a lawsuit with a Ludington man who is currently serving time in prison for arson and stealing a…

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Goose hunting season about to begin.

November 24, 2014
Goose hunting season about to begin.

Outside the Walls, a blog written by Nick VanderWall, is sponsored by VanderHaag Car Sales, 1680 W. U.S. 10-31, Scottville; 231-757-2727; www.vanderhaagcarsales.com, Mason County’s premier car rental outlet and also…

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4 Oceana men arrested following party at Pentwater area motel.

November 24, 2014
4 Oceana men arrested following party at Pentwater area motel.

SUMMIT TWP. — Four people were arrested Sunday morning following a loud party complaint at the Comfort Inn on South Pere Marquette Highway. At 2:39 a.m. deputies from Mason County…

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MSP investigates break-in, property destruction

November 24, 2014
MSP investigates break-in, property destruction

HART — The Michigan State Police is investigating a breaking and entering that was reported Friday, Nov. 21, at 12:43 a.m. in the 8000 block of East Johnson Road in…

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Cornerstone to offer Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University.

November 24, 2014

LUDINGTON —Cornerstone Baptist Church will offer Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University class on Tuesday evenings, beginning January 6 at 6:30 p.m. More than two million families have positively changed their financial future through…

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Ice fishing coming soon.

November 23, 2014
Ice fishing coming soon.

For the Love of Fishing is written by Sean McDonald. What a quick change from fall to winter in a very short period of time. The deer hunters with shanty…

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