Board suspends college president with pay; orders him to rehab

August 11, 2014
Board suspends college president with pay; orders him to rehab

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief.  VICTORY TWP. — Charles Dillon, president of West Shore Community College, has been placed on administrative leave, pending investigation by the board, in relation to his recent drunk driving arrest. The board of trustees met in a special meeting Monday night…

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Grants and loans for businesses topic of workshop

August 11, 2014

BEAR LAKE — Grants and loans for businesses available through the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Rural Development will be the topic for a workshop set for Tuesday, August 12, 2014 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Bear Lake Methodist Church, located at 7861 Main Street. Alan Anderson,…

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WSCC to hold fall kick off celebration

August 11, 2014

VICTORY TWP.  (Mason County) – A campus-wide event for new and returning students and parents will be held at West Shore Community College on Thursday, August 28, from 6 – 8:30 p.m. “WSCC Connections: Fall Kick-Off Celebration,” is a free event and open to all students and their…

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College board to meet tonight to discuss president’s conduct

August 11, 2014
College board to meet tonight to discuss president’s conduct

VICTORY TWP. (Mason County) — The West Shore Community College Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting today at 7 p.m. to discuss the recent alleged conduct of President Charles Dillon. Last Wednesday night, Dillon was arrested by Manistee Police Department and charged with…

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College board issues statement about president’s arrest

August 7, 2014
College board issues statement about president’s arrest

By Rob Alway. Editor-in-Chief. VICTORY TWP. (Mason County) — The West Shore Community College Board of Trustees issued a statement in response to Wednesday night’s arrest of college President Chuck Dillon. Dillon was arrested by Manistee Police Department and charged with operating a vehicle while…

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College president arrested for drunk driving

August 7, 2014
College president arrested for drunk driving

MANISTEE — Charles Dillon, president of West Shore Community College, was arrested by Manistee Police Dept. for drunk driving Wednesday night. According to Dave Bachman, director of public safety, Dillon was stopped by MPD about 9 p.m. Wednesday in the parking lot of Olsen Grocery…

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Obit: Melissa Sue Fralic, 33, Hart

August 5, 2014

Melissa Sue Fralic, aged 33 of Hart, entered into the presence of her Lord and Savior on Saturday, August 2, 2014 with her loving family by her side.  Melissa was born on March 10, 1981 in Manistee, the daughter of Melvin and Linda (Wresinski) Kruse, and…

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Chippewa 350 Club events

August 5, 2014

The Chippewa 350 Club will hold the “Doc Cederholm” Memorial Golf Outing, Saturday, Aug. 23 with an 8:30 a.m. shotgun start. The outing will be held at the Manistee National Golf and Resort in Filer Township. The four-person scramble costs $360 per team with men’s…

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West Shore Bank appoints new commercial lending officer

August 5, 2014
West Shore Bank appoints new commercial lending officer

LUDINGTON — Steve Brower  has been appointed vice president, commercial loan officer. Brower will be responsible for developing and managing a portfolio of business lending relationships in the Manistee and surrounding market area. With over 30 years of commercial lending experience, Brower is knowledgeable about…

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