Library adds new books to collection

Library adds new books to collection

By Sharon Wolfe Special to the Star Stop by the Pathfinder Library and check out these new titles recently added to our collection: New in Fiction: “Never Surrender” by Lindsay McKenna, “Power Down” by Ben Coes, “Dumping Billy” by Olivia Goldsmith, “The Secrets of Mary Bowser” by Lois Leveen, “Okay for Now” by Gary Schmidt, […]

Trial Court

The following actions were taken in Lake County Trial Court the week ending July 15, 2014:  Jams Ellis Mc Clain,19, of Grand Rapids, was arraigned on a charge of driving while license suspended/allowing a suspended person to operate. A pretrial was scheduled for June 26, 2014 at 11 a.m. The defendant failed to appear. A […]

Local girl scoring pageant prizes

Estella Barnard, daughter of Clarke Barnard, of Baldwin has only been around since last September (2013), but she has been collecting some nice prizes. So far she has won four crowns, five medals and three trophies. On March 8, 2014 she competed at the Muskegon Mall and came away with the first place trophy, a […]

Lost Legacy — Lake County’s forgotten cemetery

Lost Legacy — Lake County’s forgotten cemetery

Members of the Pinora Township Board of Trustees gathered on a hill in section 30 of the township together with representatives of the Gould family and Farrier Surveying, Inc. to unearth a forgotten cemetery on Wednesday, July 9. Using Ground Penetrating Radar, Farrier Surveying was able to identify several anomalies in the soil that indicated […]

Trial Court

The following actions were taken in Lake County Trial Court the week ending July 15, 2014: Erik Franklin Bainbridge, 30, of Cadillac, was arraigned on charges of possession of a firearm under the influence, brandishing weapons/firearms in public and purchase of firearms without a license. A pretrial was scheduled for July 17, 2014 at 11 […]

Ruby Lee Beilman

Ruby Lee Beilman, 72, passed away on June 22, 2014.  She was born on January 7, 1942 to Fred and Mamie Pledger in Lonoke, Arkansas and was married to James Beilman in 1971. Ruby is survived by her husband, James; four sons, Donald Beilman of Monroe, Curt (Becky) Beilman of Travelers Rest, SC, James (April) Beilman […]

Virgil “Pat” Groulx


Virgil Joseph Groulx, aged 86, passed away Wednesday July 2, 2014 at Grand Oaks Nursing Center in Baldwin.  He was born on March 9, 1928 to William and Catherine Groulx in Whittemore, Michigan.  He was married to Floreda Fortune in 1950.  Funeral service was held at St. Ann’s Catholic Church on July 9, 2014 with interment at Webber […]

Kyle Vandervest

Kyle Vandervest

Our beloved son Kyle Hunter Vandervest, 20 lost his courageous three year battle against cancer on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at home with his loving family. Kyle was born and raised in Ludington, MI and graduated from Ludington High School in 2013. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, skateboarding and disc […]

Caleb Joseph Heath

Caleb Joseph Heath, 22, of Hersey, Michigan, died following a car accident east of Dorr, on Saturday, July 12, 2014. Caleb graduated from Reed City High School and attended Ferris State University. He loved to travel with his Grandma Nana, Cathy Jo Drilling Heath, and accompanied her on trips to Beijing, China, Ireland, Northern Ireland, […]