Parisian jazz artist to perform at West Shore

April 8, 2014
Parisian jazz artist to perform at West Shore

SCOTTVILLE – Cyrille Aimée, acclaimed jazz vocalist direct from France, will grace the West Shore Community College stage on Sat., April 26, as part of WSCC’s popular Performing Arts Series.  The concert is7:30 p.m. and tickets are on sale now.= Aimée is an unstoppable, undeniable new talent…

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Health department urges adults to get whooping cough vaccination

April 7, 2014

During its March 2014 meeting, the District Health Department #10 (DHD#10) Board of Health approved the following recommendation from Medical Director, Dr. Robert Graham, related to vaccination for whooping cough (pertussis). “Whooping cough (pertussis) continues to spread through our communities,” said Dr. Graham. “Pregnant women,…

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Michigan youth livestock scholarship deadline

April 7, 2014

Lansing, MI – Since 2000, the Michigan Youth Livestock Scholarship Fund (MYLSF) has awarded more than $350,000 in scholarships and educational awards to outstanding youth who have exhibited at the premier livestock events in the state of Michigan. To be eligible for either the MYLSF…

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Partly cloudy today

April 7, 2014
Partly cloudy today

Today’s weather report is brought to you by Frontier Communications. High speed Internet starting at $19.99 a month. www.frontier.com; 1-888-770-6869.  Monday, April 7, 2014. Cloudy skies today with a high of 50 degrees F. Winds, east-northeast at 5 to 10 mph. Sunset: 8:20 p.m.  Tonight, Cloudy…

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Nominations being accepted for Gov. John B. Swainson Award

April 4, 2014

LANSING — The Michigan Historical Commission today announced it is accepting nominations for the Governor John B. Swainson Award. The prestigious Swainson Award is given annually by the Michigan Historical Commission to state, county or municipal employees who have gone above and beyond their official…

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Rain developing later today

April 3, 2014
Rain developing later today

Today’s weather report is brought to you by Frontier Communications. High speed Internet starting at $19.99 a month. www.frontier.com; 1-888-770-6869.  Thursday, April 4, 2014: Cloudy with temperatures nearly steady in the mid- to upper-30s. Winds, east at 10 to 20 mph. There is a 20% chance of…

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For the love of fishing

April 3, 2014
For the love of fishing

Today, we introduce a new blog, For the Love of Fishing by Sean McDonald. Sean has lived in Lake and Mason counties for 20 years. After attending Ferris State University he found the area of the state that is a paradise for a hunting and…

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WSCC conference offers ‘Food for Thought’

April 2, 2014

VICTORY TWP.  – The third annual “Food for Thought” Conference will be held at West Shore Community College on Friday, April 18, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Administrative and Conference Building. As a single-day event, this conference invites participants to take a…

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Obit: Clara Stakenas, 85, Free Soil

April 1, 2014

Clara Rose (Froncek) Stakenas, 85, of Free Soil, Michigan, died Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Blodgett Hospital in Grand Rapids, surrounded by loving family. Born in Stronach, Michigan, on November 25, 1928, daughter of John and Lila (Kowalski) Froncek, she attended local schools.  On September…

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