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MC History Spotlight: State Savings Bank of Scottville.

April 3, 2019

MC History Spotlight: State Savings Bank of Scottville. MC History Spotlight is a weekly history column brought to you by Ludington Woods Living and Memory Care. Each week this column features a story from our county’s past. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. Scottville was once home to two banks. The People’s State Bank of Scottville, founded in 1911, was a victim…

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MC History Spotlight: People’s State Bank of Scottville, a victim of the Depression.

March 20, 2019

MC History Spotlight: People’s State Bank of Scottville, a victim of the Depression. MC History Spotlight is a weekly history column brought to you by Ludington Woods Living and Memory Care. Each week this column features a story from our county’s past. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. Scottville was once home to two banks. The State Savings Bank of Scottville, founded…

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MC History Spotlight: J.N. Mack, Scottville’s Stearns connection.

March 15, 2019

MC History Spotlight: J.N. Mack, Scottville’s Stearns connection. MC History Spotlight is a weekly history column brought to you by Ludington Woods Living and Memory Care. Each week this column features a story from our county’s past. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. Justus Stearns was arguably the most well known lumber baron in Mason County, with the only possible exception being…

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MC History Spotlight: James Ludington

March 7, 2019

MC History Spotlight: James Ludington MC History Spotlight is a weekly history column brought to you by Ludington Woods Living and Memory Care. Each week this column features a story from our county’s past. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. The namesake of the city of Ludington was James Ludington, a successful Milwaukee businessman who was born in Carmel, Putnam County, NY…

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MC History Spotlight: Burr Caswell, first permanent settler.

February 27, 2019

MC History Spotlight: Burr Caswell, first permanent settler. MC History Spotlight is a weekly history column brought to you by Ludington Woods Living and Memory Care. Each week this column features a story from our county’s past. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. Burr Caswell was one of Mason County’s first permanent non-native settlers. Many people who live or visit Mason County…

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The Scoop: Episode 6: Memorial Day

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