The Women Who Care of Oceana County – now with 155 members, and counting – met for one hour at the Stony Lake Inn on Dec. 5 and chose to have a new unit of Communities Overcoming Violent Encou…

  • By Jared Leatzow/ Beacon

MONTAGUE – Competing Friday, Feb. 9, the Montague Mathletes took third at the MathCounts competition at Muskegon Community College (MCC).

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GRANDVILLE — Reeths-Puffer fell to Grandville in an O-K Tier 1 Conference game last Saturday, 9-1.

GRAND RAPIDS — Reeths-Puffer finished fourth among Division 2 teams at last Saturday’s loaded DeltaPlex Invitational, which featured 34 schools across all four divisions.

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia Senate has passed a bill that would legalize sports betting at the state's five casinos in the event that a U.S. Supreme Court case leads to the repe…

  • By Shelley Williams Library Director

We have been very busy at the White Lake Community Library the past year. If you missed the Repair Café at the end of 2017, you will have more chances to bring in items for repair. Susan Tate’…

  • By Margaret Heaton

It has been a quiet month for us here in Bandera, TX. Ken’s has been putting in doors, adding windows, finishing a classroom and today we poured concrete. Yes, I said we. I get involved when i…

Pastor Doug Ogden of Lebanon Lutheran Church talks to a table of people attending one of the Lenten Luncheons last year. This years series of luncheons begins this Wednesday, Feb. 21, at St. P…