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Police news, posted March 1, 2024

March 1, 2024

Police news, posted March 1, 2024 The police news is a presentation of Smith & Eddy Insurance, serving west Michigan since 1902, smith-eddy.com. The following is police activity in Mason County Thursday, Feb. 29, 2024: 7:15 a.m., (Mason County Sheriff’s Office), gas drive-off, $15 in fuel stolen, Forest Trail Service Center, North US 31, Grant Township. 6:31 p.m., (Ludington Police…

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MCC Educational Foundation supports robotics team

February 29, 2024

MCC Educational Foundation supports robotics team Spartan News is a presentation of Mason County Central School District in partnership with Mason County Press. By Rob Alway, Editor-in-Chief SCOTTVILLE — As the Mason County Central Educational Foundation holds its annual Community Auction on Saturday, March 1,…

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Ludington officers busy with OWI arrests

February 29, 2024

Ludington officers busy with OWI arrests The police news is a presentation of Smith & Eddy Insurance, serving west Michigan since 1902, smith-eddy.com. LUDINGTON — Ludington police officers arrested a 35-year-old Norton Shores woman for third-offense operating while intoxicated Tuesday, Feb. 27, shortly after 8…

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Community Foundation recaps 2023 grants

February 29, 2024

Community Foundation recaps 2023 grants The Community Foundation for Mason County has supported the community for 35 years, and 2023 was no different. School behavioral health telemedicine. Art supplies and lessons for…

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Final state park lantern walk is Saturday

February 29, 2024

Final state park lantern walk is Saturday HAMLIN TOWNSHIP — The Friends of the Ludington State Park will hold the final lantern-lit walk of the season on Saturday, March 2…

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Obituary: Christopher Swantek, 61, of Fountain

February 29, 2024

Obituary: Christopher Swantek, 61, of Fountain “Some will walk through the pearly gates, some will ride” On October 11, 1962, the city of Chicago shook as Judy and Peter Swantek…

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Employment Opportunity: Utility Maintenance Operator, City of Ludington

February 29, 2024

Employment Opportunity: Utility Maintenance Operator, City of Ludington The City of Ludington is accepting applications for a Utility Maintenance Operator Position. Requires CDL License (Class A with tanker endorsement) and residency…

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Recent births, posted Feb. 29, 2024

February 29, 2024

Recent births, posted Feb. 29, 2024 The following birth has been reported: Harper Grace Collins, the daughter of Serena and Michael Collins of Hart, was born on Wednesday, February 28, 2024.…

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Memorial Service: Baby Jason Bobbie McCray

February 29, 2024

  A memorial gathering will be held for baby Jason Bobbie McCray, son of Myra Clark and James McCray, on Wednesday, March 6, 2024 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.…

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Employment Opportunity: Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director

February 29, 2024

Employment Opportunity: Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director   Mason County Historical Society Part-Time, Year-Round (30 hours per week) Hourly Rate: $15 per hour Location: Downtown Ludington The Mason County…

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The Mason County Quiz, Feb. 28, 2024

February 28, 2024

The Mason County Quiz, Feb. 28, 2024 The Mason County Quiz is presented by Lake Michigan Senior Living, located on the bluffs of Lake Michigan in beautiful Summit Township. How…

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Sandcastles offering free admission for SNAP recipients

February 28, 2024

Sandcastles offering free admission for SNAP recipients LUDINGTON — Sandcastles Children’s Museum, 129 E. Ludington Ave., is offering free admission on Thursdays to families that receive food assistance through the…

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Closings and cancellations, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2024

February 28, 2024

Closings and cancellations, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2024 The following closings and cancellations have been reported. More may be added to this list. Casman Academy, Manistee Manistee Area Public Schools Manistee…

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Recent death: Ronald C. Zeeff, 83, of Ludington

February 28, 2024

Ronald C. Zeeff, 83, of Ludington, died on Tuesday, February 27, 2024. Funeral arrangements are pending at at Wyman Funeral & Cremation Services in Scottville. Listing of 2023 deaths. Listing…

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Library program to discuss state of Democratic Party

February 28, 2024

Library program to discuss state of Democratic Party LUDINGTON — The Mason County District Library (MCDL), Abondia Center, and partner libraries throughout Michigan, will host Paul Pierson, professor of political…

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Ludington mayor reflects on past year

February 27, 2024

Ludington mayor reflects on past year The State of the City By Mark Barnett, Mayor, City of Ludington As I consider the State of the City and where we are…

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Homeless man allegedly stealing alcohol arrested on warrants

February 27, 2024

Homeless man allegedly stealing alcohol arrested on warrants The police news is a presentation of Smith & Eddy Insurance, serving west Michigan since 1902, smith-eddy.com. LUDINGTON — A 51-year-old homeless…

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Tickets still available for Conservation District Banquet

February 27, 2024

Tickets still available for Conservation District Banquet AMBER TOWNSHIP — The Mason-Lake Conservation District is holding its annual banquet and board elections on Thursday, March 7 at Our Savior Lutheran…

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