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Recent arraignments include resisting arrest, drunk and disorderly charges.

January 5, 2019

Recent arraignments include resisting arrest, drunk and disorderly charges. #MasonCountyCrime By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. LUDINGTON – The following were arraigned recently in Mason County’s 79th District Court: Felonies – Britten Lee Towers, 17, of 707 N. Lavinia St., Ludington, was arrested by LPD for a felony of assaulting/resisting/obstructing police and misdemeanors of drunk and disorderly and disturbing the peace. Preliminary…

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65 students receive inaugural Promise Zone scholarships.

January 4, 2019

65 students receive inaugural Promise Zone scholarships. Sixty-five students took advantage of Mason County Promise Zone scholarships during the fall 2018 semester, paying for their education at West Shore Community College. See information about the Promise Zone here. Of those students, 32 were graduates of Ludington High School, 21 from Mason County Central High School, seven from Mason County Eastern…

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Fire destroys outbuilding, family heirlooms. 

January 4, 2019

Fire destroys outbuilding, family heirlooms.  #MasonCountyNews. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. SHERMAN TOWNSHIP — Fire destroyed an outbuilding at the Bob and Joni Lee residence, 2507 N. Reek Road Friday afternoon, Jan. 4, 2019. Joni Lee said she was inside her house and let her puppy outside when she smelled an electrical-type smoke coming from the building. When she opened the…

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Hawley Road bridge closure begins Jan. 14.i

January 4, 2019

Hawley Road bridge closure begins Jan. 14. LOGAN TOWNSHIP — The bridge on Hawley Road between Campbell and Masten roads will be closed for re-construction beginning Monday, Jan. 14; the bridge spans the South Branch of the Pere Marquette River. According to Eric Nelson, Mason County Road Commission highway engineer, construction will include removal of the existing 49-feet long single…

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MSP report.

January 4, 2019

MSP report. #MasonCountyCrime The following is recent activity in Mason County of the Michigan State Police, Hart post: Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019: – 2:50 p.m., two-vehicle crash, no injuries, US 31 and Anthony Road, Summit Township. – 4:33 p.m., one-vehicle crash, no injuries, Custer and Decker roads, Sherman Township. Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019: – 3:37 a.m., a 29-year-old Ludington man…

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