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6 to compete for Miss Mason County title. 

July 30, 2021

6 to compete for Miss Mason County title.  SCOTTVILLE — Six candidates are vying for the title of Miss Mason County 2021. The contestants will participate in a private interview with the judges on August 3, with the pageant occurring on Friday, August 6 at 7 p.m. at the Scottville Clown Band Shell. Prior to the Miss Mason County Pageant…

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Police news, July 30, 2021.

July 30, 2021

Police news, July 30, 2021. The police news is a presentation of Lenz-Balder Insurance, offering Nationwide Insurance, 201 E. Court St., Ludington, 231-845-6279, www.lenzbalderins.com. The following is recent police activity in Mason County: Wednesday, July 28, 2021: 7:12 p.m., (Michigan State Police), a 39-year-old Crown Point, Indiana…

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Outdoors: Blastomycosis- A Rare but Possible Threat to your Dog

July 30, 2021

Outdoors: Blastomycosis- A Rare but Possible Threat to your Dog By Joan Young, MCP Contributing Writer. Barney was a happy outdoor-loving Michigan dog. He was only 4-years-old when he died of blastomycosis, leaving behind his grieving humans and a doggy sister.  Blastomycosis is a rare…

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WSCC president elected to community college association executive committee.

July 30, 2021

WSCC president elected to community college association executive committee. VICTORY TOWNSHIP — West Shore Community College President Scott Ward has been elected to the Michigan Community College Association (MCCA) executive…

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Obituary: Fay Laguire, 67, of Ludington.

July 30, 2021

Obituary: Fay Laguire, 67, of Ludington. Fay Dean Laguire, 67, of Ludington passed away on Thursday, July 29, 2021.  Fay was born on July 26, 1954, to Bernard and Marjorie…

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LHS offering Esports camp. 

July 29, 2021

LHS offering Esports camp.  Oriole News is a presentation of Ludington Area School District in partnership with Mason County Press. LUDINGTON — Ludington High School Varsity Esports team will host…

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Kinships Caregivers resume meetings.

July 29, 2021

Kinships Caregivers resume meetings. By Kate Goodman, MCP correspondent  SCOTTVILLE — Opening your home to children can sometimes be difficult to do, especially if you are to raise grandchildren, which…

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Intoxicated woman arrested after standing in US 10 traffic.

July 29, 2021

Intoxicated woman arrested after standing in US 10 traffic. AMBER TOWNSHIP — A 45-year-old Mason County woman was arrested by Ludington police for disorderly conduct Wednesday, July 28, shortly before ​7:30…

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Obituary: Darlene Harrell (Clark) Bettison, 88, of Ludington.

July 29, 2021

Obituary: Darlene Harrell (Clark) Bettison, 88, of Ludington. Darlene Bettison, 88, went to be with her Lord and Savior July 28, 2021 at Oakview Medical Care Facility in Ludington.  Darlene was…

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Woman arrested for making threats with a knife.

July 29, 2021

Woman arrested for making threats with a knife. The police news is a presentation of Lenz-Balder Insurance, offering Nationwide Insurance, 201 E. Court St., Ludington, 231-845-6279, www.lenzbalderins.com. HAMLIN TOWNSHIP —…

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2 injured in PM Highway crash.

July 29, 2021

2 injured in PM Highway crash. PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP — A 25-year-old Ludington man and a 69 year-old Rockford woman were injured in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday, July 28, shortly…

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Obituary: Larry Brant, 71, of Ludington.

July 29, 2021

Obituary: Larry Brant, 71, of Ludington. Larry Eugene Brant, 71, of Ludington passed away Wednesday, July 21, 2021. He was born July 12, 1950 in Denver , Colorado to Byron…

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Funeral service announcement, Marylyn Brown, 92, of Ludington.

July 29, 2021

Funeral service announcement, Marylyn Brown, 92, of Ludington. A memorial service will be held for Marylyn Brown, 92, of Ludington, who passed away on June 29, 2021, on Monday, August…

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Obituary: Donald Franklin Springer, of Lansing

July 29, 2021

Obituary: Donald Franklin Springer, of Lansing Donald Franklin Springer of Lansing, died Friday, July 16, 2021 in Ludington after an epic battle with leukemia.  Born in Lansing, Michigan to Kenneth…

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Funeral service announcement: Edward James, 73, of Ludington.

July 29, 2021

Funeral service announcement: Edward James, 73, of Ludington. Edward “Eddie” L. James, 73, of Ludington, passed away on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at his home in Ludington. A memorial service…

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