Muskegon Township Fire Chief Dave Glotzbach, standing, presides over Wednesday’s meeting between Michigan fire chiefs and five state representatives, including Ray Franz, seated. Ludington Fire Department hosted the event. Read the full story in Thursday's Ludington Daily News print and eEditions.
Celebrating the doubling of its membership in three years, the Oceana Women Who Care chose at its Sept. 1 quarterly meeting to have each of its now 138 members send $100 personal checks to Oceana’s Home Partnership in Hart.
Foster children entering a new home often have few belongings, carrying them in something as simple as brown paper bag — and readers of today’s Ludington Daily News will find one tucked in today’s issue.
When I wrote this column in October 2013, I hoped it might encourage at least a few people, men in particular, to reach out for help. While many fear that disclosing their depression will be seen as a weakness, I feel that seeking help demonstrates tremendous strength. I admire both of these men for their strength and for sharing their stories to help others. – BR