More than 1,000 stocking were stuffed by area volunteers Saturday, Dec. 13 at the Pentwater VFW as one of the final steps in preparing for this years Toys for Tots distribution. Volunteers included, Girl Scouts from Hart, Shelby and Pentwater; Boy Scouts from Pentwater; Walkerville High School Student Council Members; and members of the Grand Rapids Young Marines. Distribution to those who registered to receive gifts from Toys for Tots was scheduled for earlier this week.
SILVER LAKE — A state parks department proposal to charge a $10 online reservation fee for vouchers to enter the Silver Lake State Park off-road vehicle area on weekends and holidays this coming year is meeting with large amounts of backlash from dune users.
ALLEGAN, Dec. 13 — Hesperia finished in 11th place and Shelby was 13th at Saturday’s Allegan Southwest Classic, a meet featuring some of the best individual grapplers from the west side of the state.
WINTER PARK, Fla. (AP) — Aerial Powers had 32 points and 17 rebounds, leading No. 18 Michigan State over No. 19 Syracuse 89-76 in the final game of the Florida Sunshine Classic at Rollins College on Sunday.
A "Snaketivity" scene featuring a snake offering a book called "Revolt of the Angels" as a gift is on display on the grounds of the Capitol in Lansing, Mich., Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014. Satanic Temple spokeswoman Jex Blackmore says in a videotaped interview with the Lansing State Journal that her group doesn't worship Satan but promotes individuality, compassion and views that differ from Christian and conservative beliefs. (AP Photo/The State Journal, Robert Killips) NO SALES