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MCP Webcast: Cottage Works

May 22, 2015

Today’s MCP Webcast features Cottage Works of Scottville. Dann and Julie VanDyke recently expanded their business with a retail location on U.S. 10-31 east of Stiles Road in Amber Township. Check out their story here.

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79th District Court sentencings and dismissals

May 22, 2015
79th District Court sentencings and dismissals

By Allison Scarbrough. Contributing Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were sentenced recently in 79th District Court: – Kraig Jon Koekkoek, 60, of 775 E. US-10, Apt. B, Scottville, was found guilty May 13 of larceny less than $200. He was sentenced to 19 days in…

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51st Circuit Court sentencings

May 22, 2015
51st Circuit Court sentencings

By Allison Scarbrough. Contributing Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were sentenced recently in 51st Circuit Court: – Nicholas Brian Lauterwasser, 22, of 186 S. Walhalla Rd., Fountain, was found guilty April 7 of two counts of assaulting, resisting, obstructing a police officer and third-offense habitual…

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79th District Court arraignments

May 22, 2015

By Allison Scarbrough. Contributing Editor. LUDINGTON — The following were arraigned recently in front of the 79th District Court Magistrate: Felonies – Kenneth James Purple, 25, of 463 E. US-10,…

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Recent deaths, May 22, 2015.

May 22, 2015

Frank M. Miller, 84 of Ludington passed away on May 20, 2015 at his home. Arrangements by Oak Grove Funeral Home and Cremation Center. William E. Cory, 76, of Ludington passed…

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Over $3,000 in credit card charges racked up in identity theft

May 22, 2015
Over $3,000 in credit card charges racked up in identity theft

The police news is sponsored by VanderHaag Car Sales of Scottville, 231-757-2727, www.vanderhaagcarsales.com and Springstead Law Offices, with locations in Hart and Fremont, 231-873-4022 (Hart),www.springsteadlaw.com. VICTORY TWP. —  Identity theft…

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Father talks about how synthetic substance nearly killed his son.

May 21, 2015
Father talks about how synthetic substance nearly killed his son.

Editor’s note: Due to the sensitivity of this topic, the subject interviewed has asked us to not use his name or his son’s name in our story. For that reason…

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Tools stolen during break-in

May 21, 2015
Tools stolen during break-in

The police news is sponsored by VanderHaag Car Sales of Scottville, 231-757-2727, www.vanderhaagcarsales.com and Springstead Law Offices, with locations in Hart and Fremont, 231-873-4022 (Hart),www.springsteadlaw.com. EDEN TWP. — Numerous tools…

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Letter to the editor: Time to move on in Scottville.

May 21, 2015

A letter to the editor, by Bill Brooks, Scottville. With the Main Street fiasco over it is time to go in a new direction. The city council needs to address…

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Recent death, May 21, 2015.

May 21, 2015

Dolores Eileen DeRuiter, 83, of Ludington, passed away on May 20, 2015.  Arrangements by King Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Hart. List of 2015 deaths on record. 

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Old Glory flies high for late WWII vet Milt Pugsley

May 20, 2015
Old Glory flies high for late WWII vet Milt Pugsley

Contributed by Ron Beeber. PENTWATER — There’s nothing quite like walking down a community’s main street when both sides are lined with stars and stripes. That feeling of patriotism will take…

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Improv troupe to perform Thursday at arts center.

May 20, 2015
Improv troupe to perform Thursday at arts center.

ILUDINGTON — Tickets are still available for the No Outlet Improv Troupe show scheduled for Thursday, May 21 at the Ludington Center for the Arts. The show will feature former Ludington…

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Arts center receives grant funds to replace heating system.

May 20, 2015

LUDINGTON —  The Ludington Area Center for the Arts announced today that it was awarded a grant from the Community Foundation for Mason County in the amount of $11,000. The grant will…

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Recent death, May 20, 2015.

May 20, 2015

Robert J. Siemiaszko “Bob Simms”, 71 of Scottville died peacefully at his home on Monday, May 18, 2015.  Arrangements by Wyman Funeral & Cremation Services – Stephens Funeral Home, Scottville. List…

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Trial of man accused of sexually assaulting former girlfriend begins.

May 20, 2015
Trial of man accused of sexually assaulting former girlfriend begins.

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief. LUDINGTON — The trial of a 22-year-old Ludington man accused of sexually assaulting his former girlfriend began Wednesday morning with jury selection. Jon Lloyd Maccune of…

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Ludington man arrested on meth lab charges

May 20, 2015
Ludington man arrested on meth lab charges

The police news is sponsored by VanderHaag Car Sales of Scottville, 231-757-2727, www.vanderhaagcarsales.com and Springstead Law Offices, with locations in Hart and Fremont, 231-873-4022 (Hart),www.springsteadlaw.com. PERE MARQUETTE TWP. —  A…

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Compete for 2-night stay at lighthouse

May 19, 2015
Compete for 2-night stay at lighthouse

Looking for a good reason to get outdoors this summer? Look no further than the Live Well Lighthouse Challenge. Individuals who complete the challenge could win a two-night stay at…

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Remembering Mr. Bob.

May 19, 2015
Remembering Mr. Bob.

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief SCOTTVILLE — Mason County lost a true entertainer Tuesday afternoon when Bob Simms passed away. Bob , who was 71-years-old, was best known in this area…

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