Rain this morning

April 10, 2014
Rain this morning

Today’s weather report is brought to you by Frontier Communications. High speed Internet starting at $19.99 a month. www.frontier.com; 1-888-770-6869.  Thursday, April 10, 2014. Showers this morning becoming less numerous during the afternoon. High of 53 degrees F. Winds, west-southwest at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain, 60%. Sunset: 8:23 p.m.  Tonight, expect a few passing clouds with a low…

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Trooper Butterfield to be honored at Tigers game

April 9, 2014
Trooper Butterfield to be honored at Tigers game

DETROIT — On Monday, April 21, at 7:08 p.m., the 2013 American League Central Champion Detroit Tigers take on the Chicago White Sox, as the Tigers partner with the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund to host the Third Annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Night, at Comerica Park. This special night is dedicated to honoring the service and sacrifice of law…

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Meeting will address area Internet access

April 9, 2014

HART — A meeting addressing area Internet access will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. at Hart Middle School. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss improving Internet access and adoption of broadband Internet in west Michigan. Local government officials, Internet service providers, health and public safety officials, representatives of area chambers of commerce, school districts and local libraries…

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Mostly sunny today, rain tomorrow

April 9, 2014
Mostly sunny today, rain tomorrow

Today’s weather report is brought to you by Frontier Communications. High speed Internet starting at $19.99 a month. www.frontier.com; 1-888-770-6869.  Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Mostly sunny today with a high of 52 degrees F. Winds, southwest at 10 to 20 mph. Sunset: 8:22 p.m.  Tonight, expect a few clouds with a low of 42 F. Winds, south-southwest at 10 to 20…

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Journey tribute band will kick off West Shore Bank concert series

April 8, 2014
Journey tribute band will kick off West Shore Bank concert series

LUDINGTON — West Shore Bank has announced the first performer for its third annual Rhythm & Dunes community concert series. The first concert, scheduled for July 26, will feature a tribute to Journey from the DSB Band. DSB has been highly revered by fans as the “next best thing” to Journey. The band captures the lush, signature sound of renowned…

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Man dies in Hart brush fire; Shelby home destroyed by blaze

April 8, 2014

By Allison Scarbrough. OCP Editor. HART – A 70-year-old Hart man severely burned in a brush fire yesterday has died, police said. Roger D. Kludy, 70, died at the hospital, according to Oceana County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Craig Mast. Kludy was apparently burning brush on Adams Road yesterday afternoon when he suffered severe burns. The Hart post of the Michigan…

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Tractor club to meet Thursday

April 8, 2014

The Oceana Antique Tractors Club plans to meet Thursday, April 10, at 7 p.m. in the Lathers Transportation Museum in Mears for its regular monthly meeting. For more information, contact Carl Wiegand at 231-873-2675.

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Health department urges adults to get whooping cough vaccination

April 7, 2014

During its March 2014 meeting, the District Health Department #10 (DHD#10) Board of Health approved the following recommendation from Medical Director, Dr. Robert Graham, related to vaccination for whooping cough (pertussis). “Whooping cough (pertussis) continues to spread through our communities,” said Dr. Graham. “Pregnant women, family members and care givers of newborns are urged to get vaccinated against whooping cough.…

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John Gurney Park cleanup

April 7, 2014

HART — Spitler Elementary’s Project FOCUS (after school program) will be going to John Gurney Park in Hart to help clean for Global Youth Service Day on Saturday April 12 from 10 a.m. to noon. Community members are encouraged to come on out to help.  If you need any additional information please contact the Project FOCUS coordinator Jason Stariha. Project…

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Michigan youth livestock scholarship deadline

April 7, 2014

Lansing — Since 2000, the Michigan Youth Livestock Scholarship Fund (MYLSF) has awarded more than $350,000 in scholarships and educational awards to outstanding youth who have exhibited at the premier livestock events in the state of Michigan. To be eligible for either the MYLSF general scholarship or the statewide scholarship, the applicant must be a resident of Michigan and a…

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Hart run water order canceled

April 7, 2014

HART — The March 10, 2014 city-wide run water order has been canceled effective April 10, 2014. All customers should discontinue running water and return to normal water use.

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Pentwater preschool open house

April 7, 2014

PENTWATER — Pentwater Preschool will host an open house for prospective children and families wishing to enroll for the 2014-2015 school year on Wednesday, April 16 between 5 to 6 p.m. in the preschool classroom. The preschool offers both tuition and all-day GSRP. Enrollment forms will be available during this time.  Parents and children will have the opportunity to meet…

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