MONTAGUE– Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr. is playing at Montague High School Center for the Arts, on Friday, Jan. 19, at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 20, at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Local & Social Scene




  • By The Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) — These Michigan lotteries were drawn Friday:

  • By MICHELLE L. PRICE and ANITA SNOW Associated Press

Activists are returning to the streets a year after a million people rallied worldwide at marches for female empowerment, hoping to create an enduring political movement that will elect more w…

  • By MICHAEL BALSAMO and KEN RITTER Associated Press

LAS VEGAS (AP) — After three months of investigation, police have learned more about Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock: He was a high-stakes gambler on a losing streak, obsessed with cleanlines…

MUSKEGON — Reeths-Puffer dropped a 5-2 decision to Forest Hills Central Wednesday in O-K Tier 1 Conference play.

SCOTTVILLE — Whitehall and Montague each had strong nights at Wednesday’s West Michigan Conference-opening cheer jamboree, finishing second and third respectively.

Thanks to the Beacon for giving front-page coverage to this week’s MDEQ hearing about the Marsh Swine Farm CAFO (Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation).

  • By Jared Leatzow Beacon Staff Writer

You’ve probably seen in the headlines of some newspapers or saw a national news story on television about the dangers of opioid drugs.

  • By Margaret Heaton

With the intense cold sweeping the entire Midwest and South, I have been hungry for great soup and bread. Searching for new recipes, I found the easiest bread recipe I am going to share with y…

The White Lake Beacon employees were blessed again, this year, to sponsor a family as part of the White Lake Giving Tree. The employees pooled their recourses to purchase gifts, toys and cloth…