WSCC chorale holding auditions. 

August 12, 2019

WSCC chorale holding auditions.  VICTORY TOWNSHIP — West Shore Community College’s Gold Coast Chorale will be holding auditions on August 21 and 22, at 6 p.m., in the Arts and Sciences Center choir room. The chorale is an auditioned community vocal ensemble which focuses on singing a wide range of choral repertoire with an emphasis on contemporary literature. Currently, the ensemble…

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Recent deaths, posted Aug. 12, 2019.

August 12, 2019

Recent deaths, posted Aug. 12, 2019. The following recent death has been reported to MCP: Clayton Byron Moore, 64, of Fountain, died on Monday, August 12, 2019.  Arrangements by Oak Grove Funeral Home of Ludington, www.OakGroveLudington.com. Beads & Blooms Florist, 78 N. Jebavy Dr., Ludington, MI 49431; 231-425-4133 has sponsored this posting.  Listing of 2019 deaths

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Partly cloudy today.

August 12, 2019

Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Partly cloudy today. Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 Partly cloudy. High 82; low 61 Precipitation: 10% day; 20% evening. Wind: NNE 7 mph day; NE 5 mph evening. Humidity: 72% day; 79% evening. Sunrise:6:45 a.m.; sunset, 8:54 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 Partly cloudy. High 82; low 56 Precipitation: 20% day; 20% evening. Wind: NNE 10…

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Combat vets donate over $3k to Miss Sawyer’s Kids with a Cause.

August 11, 2019

Combat vets donate over $3k to Miss Sawyer’s Kids with a Cause. AMBER TOWNSHIP — On Saturday, Aug. 10, members of Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association Chapter 35-4 “The Lost Boys” presented a check for $3,053.50 to 10-year-old Sawyer Hendrickson of Miss Sawyer’s Kids with a Cause at the Mason County Veterans Memorial located adjacent to Oak Grove Funeral Home and…

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Identity, more details of Saturday morning pedestrian fatality released.

August 11, 2019

Identity, more details of Saturday morning pedestrian fatality released. #MasonCountyNews. AMBER TOWNSHIP — The Mason County Sheriff’s Office has identified the woman killed early Saturday morning while walking on US 10/31 as Cecilia Knowles, 25, of Walkerville. According to Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole, the crash occurred about 3:08 a.m. on Aug. 10 just west of Dennis Road. Knowles was…

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Pedestrian walking in US 10/31 roadway killed early this morning.

August 10, 2019

Pedestrian walking in US 10/31 roadway killed early this morning. #MasonCountyNews. AMBER TOWNSHIP — A 25-year-old Walkerville woman was killed early this morning, Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, after she was struck by a car while walking along US 10/31. According to Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole, emergency personnel were called to the scene, west of Dennis Road, at 3:08 a.m.…

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Carlson receives hospital’s Justus and Paulina Stearns Legacy Award

August 10, 2019

Carlson receives hospital’s Justus and Paulina Stearns Legacy Award HAMLIN TOWNSHIP — Community activist, Allan Carlson, 88, received the Justus and Paulina Stearns Legacy Award at the Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital “Mad Hatter” Benefit Ball Friday evening, August 9 at Lincoln Hills Golf Club. Carlson was honored for his many contributions to the Ludington area community, his years of service…

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County board to consider college’s request for dedicated deputy.

August 9, 2019

County board to consider college’s request for dedicated deputy. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. #MasonCountyNews. LUDINGTON — The Mason County Board of Commissioners will consider a request by West Shore Community College to post a sheriff’s deputy on the college’s main campus when the commission meets on Tuesday, Aug. 13 at 7 p.m. at the Mason County Courthouse. WSCC President Scott…

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History: Mason County’s highways, US 10.

August 9, 2019
History: Mason County’s highways, US 10.

History: Mason County’s highways, US 10. MC History Spotlight is a weekly history column brought to you by Ludington Woods Assisted Living and Memory Care. Each week this column features a story from our county’s past. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief. #MasonCountyHistory Three highways run through Mason County: US 31, north and south, US 10, east and west, and M-116 north…

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4 cited for disregarding breakwater closure.

August 9, 2019

4 cited for disregarding breakwater closure. #MasonCountyCrime LUDINGTON – Ludington police issued tickets to four people Thursday, Aug. 8, for disregarding barricades and going onto the north Lake Michigan breakwater, which was closed due to dangerous conditions. Ticketed were a 30-year-old Calumet City, Illinois man, a 30-year-old Hammond, Indiana man, a 20-year-old Manistee man and a 21-year-old Bessemer City, North…

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Sunny today, clear weekend.

August 9, 2019

Smith & Eddy Insurance Weather. Sunny today, clear weekend. Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 Sunny. High 76; low 51 Precipitation: 10% day; 10% evening. Wind: WNW 11 mph day; NW 5 mph evening. Humidity: 77% day; 91% evening. Sunrise:6:41 a.m.; sunset, 8:58 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019 Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 79; low 61 Precipitation: 10% day; 20% evening.…

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Lakeshore Animal Friends pizza fundraiser

August 9, 2019

Lakeshore Animal Friends dough fundraiser. LUDINGTON — Lakeshore Animal Friends is holding frozen pizza and cookie dough fundraiser through Sept. 5. The doughs are ordered through Little Caesars. Pick-up will be Sept. 19 from 3 to 6 p.m. at Lakeshore Resource Network, 920 E. Tinkham. To order, click here and click on “products” then “shop.” Select “Ship my order to…

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CSC against child tops 79th District Court arraignments

August 8, 2019

CSC against child tops 79th District Court arraignments #MasonCountyCourts. LUDINGTON — The following were recently arraigned in Mason County’s 79th District Court. Felonies -Joseph Lynn Yennior, Jr., 29, of 109 E. Foster St., Ludington, was arrested July 15 by the Mason County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) on two felony counts of third-degree criminal sexual conduct (victim is at least 13 years…

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79th District Court sentencings, posted Aug. 8, 2019.

August 8, 2019

79th District Court sentencings, posted Aug. 8, 2019. #MasonCountyCourts LUDINGTON — The following were recently sentenced in Mason County’s 79th District Court: -Sara Anne Dwyer, 30, of 7110 E. Sandra Kay Ave., Branch Township, pleaded guilty Aug. 6 to second degree retail fraud and was sentenced to 32 days in jail with credit for two days served; one year discretionary…

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Checking out the wheels

August 8, 2019

Checking out the wheels LUDINGTON — A car show is happening this afternoon at Ludington Woods Assisted Living and Memory Care, 502 N. Sherman St. Classic cars from the Pere Marquette Motoring Club are on display until 4:30 p.m. The public is invited.

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