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.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — James Robinson arrived at Pittsburgh with a reputation as a winner after 120 victories at DeMatha Catholic in Maryland, more than any player in the school's history. He proved that reputation was well-earned in his fourth collegiate game when he led Pitt back from an 18-point deficit for an overtime win against Oakland on Nov. 17, 2012.
Texas Southern's Chris Thomas (2) drives against Michigan State's Lourawls Nairn Jr. during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)