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Ludington Area School District continues to study facility needs, seeks public input.

September 20, 2018

Ludington Area School District continues to study facility needs, seeks public input. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. LUDINGTON — The six active school buildings that make up the Ludington Area School District are getting old. The district includes an elementary school that is 100 years old up to the newest building, which is almost 55 years old. As part of its…

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Recent deaths, posted Sept. 20, 2018.

September 20, 2018

Recent deaths, posted Sept. 20, 2018. #MasonCountyDeaths The following recent deaths have been reported to MCP: Elsie “Ruth” Ratcliffe, 85, of Scottville, died on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Gilbert C. Larsen, 94, of Ludington died on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Raymond “Pete” Alexander Bernoske, 71,…

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Obituary: Elise ‘Ruth’ Ratcliffe, 85, Scottville.

September 20, 2018

Obituary: Elise ‘Ruth’ Ratcliffe, 85, Scottville. Elsie “Ruth” Ratcliffe, 85, of Scottville, passed away at her home with her family by her side on  Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Ruth was born on July 20, 1933 in McBain to Emmet Earl and Elberta Rebecca (Gerdes) Puterbaugh.…

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Woman arrested for breaking windows out of house.

September 20, 2018

Woman arrested for breaking windows out of house. #MasonCountyCrime RIVERTON TOWNSHIP – A 33-year-old Pentwater woman was arrested by Mason County sheriff’s deputies Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 5:30 p.m. for…

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Stage Left Theatre Co. donates to arts center.

September 20, 2018

Stage Left Theatre Co. donates to arts center. LUDINGTON — Representatives from the Stage Left Theatre Company present a donation in the amount of $1,356.90 to Kate Watkins, executive director…

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Thunderstorms expected today.

September 20, 2018

Thunderstorms expected today. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 Variable clouds with showers and scattered thunderstorms today and tonight. High 77, low 70 Precipitation: 100% Wind: SE…

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College exhibit features photographer’s work on Iraqi and Syrian refugees. 

September 20, 2018

College exhibit features photographer’s work on Iraqi and Syrian refugees.  VICTORY TOWNSHIP — As West Shore Community College continues its three-year Humankind Project, the Manierre Dawson Gallery is hosting the…

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79th District Court sentencings, posted Sept. 19, 2018. 

September 19, 2018

79th District Court sentencings, posted Sept. 19, 2018.  #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LUDINGTON – The following were sentenced recently in Mason County’s 79th District Court: – Robert Allen Fay,…

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Chance of showers, thunderstorms today, Thursday.

September 19, 2018

Chance of showers, thunderstorms today, Thursday. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 Overcast with rain showers at times during the day. Variable clouds with scattered thunderstorms possible…

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Final 2018 Big Sable Bus Day is Saturday.

September 18, 2018

Final 2018 Big Sable Bus Day is Saturday. HAMLIN TOWNSHIP — The Sable Points Lighthouse Keepers Association is hosting its final bus day of the 2018 season out to the…

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The Second City to perform at WSCC Thursday, Friday.  

September 18, 2018

The Second City to perform at WSCC Thursday, Friday.   VICTORY TOWNSHIP — West Shore Community College’s Center Stage Theater will be filled with laughter as the iconic sketch and improvisational…

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Police recover stolen truck.

September 18, 2018

Police recover stolen truck. #MasonCountyCrime SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP – A 2000 Ford F-150 pickup truck was reported stolen Monday, Sept. 17, at 8:36 a.m. in the 6500 block of East Decker…

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Rain expected Wednesday, Thursday; partly cloudy today.

September 18, 2018

Rain expected Wednesday, Thursday; partly cloudy today. Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 Partly cloudy High 75; low 53 Precipitation: 20% Wind: N 7 mph Humidity: 76%…

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Safe Harbor Credit Union offers health savings accounts. 

September 18, 2018

Safe Harbor Credit Union offers health savings accounts.  Safe Harbor Credit Union is one of the many advertisers allow us to bring Mason County Press to you for free.  LUDINGTON…

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Alzheimer’s Association walk raises $43K.

September 17, 2018

Alzheimer’s Association walk raises $43K. LUDINGTON — More than 240 people participated in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday, September 15 at Waterfront Park in Ludington. Participants…

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