West Michigan Junior Strings registration for winter/spring classes is now open and will run through Monday, Jan. 22.
Consumers Energy is advising outdoor enthusiasts to avoid ice near dams.
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
The testimony out of Michigan is horrific and heart-wrenching.
DETROIT (AP) — These Michigan lotteries were drawn Friday:
DETROIT (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday afternoon's drawing of the Michigan Lottery's "Midday Daily 4" game were:
Today in History
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…
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…
Tuesday, Jan. 16
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.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Olympic and government officials from North Korea and South Korea have begun a meeting at the International Olympic Committee (IOC) headquarters in Switzerland to …
The Rock told jabronis to know their role long before he traveled to Jumanji. Batista defended championships before he guarded the galaxy. Steve Austin left losers in his path with "Stone Cold…
ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Daryl Impey finished just close enough in Saturday's penultimate stage of the Tour Down Under cycling race to take the leader's jersey on a count back from the defen…
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).
You’ve probably seen in the headlines of some newspapers or saw a national news story on television about the dangers of opioid drugs.
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…
Health & Wellness
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…
MUSKEGON – Completing a leadership transition, Muskegon Rescue Mission Board President Bryan Betten has announced that Dan Skoglund has been named the ministry’s new executive director.
(Reprinted from Jan. 2015)