Community calendar

Deadline Reminder All items for the Lake County Star Community Planner must be in the Lake County Star office no later than NOON ON MONDAY for that week’s paper.   Today  Alzheimer’s Support Group An Alzheimers’s Support Group meets the second Thursday of each month at the Mason County District Library, 217 E. Ludington Ave., […]

Life in prison

Life in prison

Trooper shooter Eric Knysz sentenced to life for murdering Butterfield By Eric Sagonowsky Pioneer News Network   Choking back tears, Jennifer Sielski — fiance of fallen Michigan State Police Trooper Paul Butterfield — told Mason County’s 51st Circuit Court on Tuesday that her wedding dress hangs in her closet next to the trooper’s uniform. “Neither […]

Willie J. Ponder

1962- 2014   Willie J. Ponder was born August 18, 1962 to Essie Mae Ponder and Colla Ponder Sr. in Perkipsi, New York. Willie grew up in Baldwin and graduated from Baldwin High school in 1981. He was a high school football star and because of his easy going demeanor he earned the nickname “Chilly […]

Paul Leslie Fortine Jr.

1969-2014 Paul Leslie Fortine Jr., 45, passed away on March 31, 2014 in Muskegon. Paul loved his family and granddaughter, pig roasts, camping and life in general. He had worked at Pro-Med of Muskegon, was a machinist at Lakeshore Automatic Products of Grand Haven and had worked at Supreme Machine in Spring Lake. He graduated […]

JOHNNY MCCLODDEN: Lake County poor?

TO THE EDITOR: Look at what is being done in the poorest county in the state… Lake County. We have for years produced some of the most productive citizens, bar none. The school system has evolved into one, that is, one that can state to the whole world “The people here want the best for […]

Hospital recognizes helpers during National Volunteer Week

Hospital recognizes helpers during National Volunteer Week

LUDINGTON — Many organizations in Lake and surrounding counties rely on volunteers and their service is recognized this week during National Volunteer Week. Spectrum Health Ludington Hospital is one area organization with an active volunteer group. The hospital’s137 volunteers work in virtually every department, staff the gift shop and hold fundraisers throughout the year to […]

Bowling scores

Bowling scores

Senior Slo Rollers 4-2-2014 Won Lost Terry’s Team 82 30 Late Bloomers 72 40 Ken’s Harem 58 54 One + Two 56 56 What’s What 54 58 Alley Kats 47 65 Gutter Dusters 44 68 Brown Eyes 35 77 High Team Series: Ken’s Harem 1434, Terry’s Team 1342, Late Bloomers 1301. High Team Games: Ken’s […]