A 60-page special section that contains a four-page pullout of the official program for the Cost of Freedom Vietnam Traveling Wall events this week at Ludington City Park is included in today's Ludington Daily News, Aug. 26, 2014.
A dozen employees of the Ludington Home Depot store took the Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS Monday evening, Aug. 25. 2014. They also took the opportunity to challenge its competitor, the local Lowe’s store, to do the same. Employees of the SS Badger last week challenged local busnesses as well. The social media-spread challenge began with folks challenging friends to either donate to the cause (research to cure Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS)) or dump a bucket of ice water on their heads. Many people are doing both.
“When I hit that stage, people better be ready,” James Brown (Chadwick Boseman) says early in a scene from director Tate Taylor’s Get On Up, the explosively entertaining new movie about the Godfather of Soul. “Especially the white ones.”