Around the County

Around the County: Winterfest activities to relieve ‘cabin fever.’

January 28, 2021

Around the County: Winterfest activities to relieve ‘cabin fever.’ Around the County is a presentation of Peterson Farms, Inc., www.petersonfarmsinc.com. By Allison Scarbrough, Editor OCEANA COUNTY — Winterfest events next month in Hart and Pentwater will inspire people to get out of the house and enjoy some much-needed socializing and outdoor fun. It has already been a long winter for…

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Around the County: The beat goes on.

January 20, 2021

Around the County: The beat goes on. Around the County is a presentation of Peterson Farms, Inc., www.petersonfarmsinc.com. SHELBY — COVID-19 has taken its toll on nearly every facet of life, including live performances. Despite the challenges created by the pandemic, the Shelby marching bands have kept the beat going — under the leadership of Director Curt Isakson and Assistant…

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Around The County: A passion for feeding others.

December 12, 2020

Around The County: A passion for feeding others. Around the County is a presentation of Peterson Farms, Inc., www.petersonfarmsinc.com.  SHELBY — Shelby Public Schools Food Service Director Mary Rose Vanas was recently awarded Food Service Director of the Year 2020 by the School Nutrition Association of Michigan. Vanas, who is originally from Belfast, Ireland, has always had a passion for…

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Around the County: Frightening fun at Haunted Acres.

October 30, 2020

Around the County: Frightening fun at Haunted Acres. Around the County is a presentation of Peterson Farms, Inc., www.petersonfarmsinc.com. CLAYBANKS TOWNSHIP — Michael Glover, who created Haunted Acres near Stony Lake, talks with OCP about the history of the Halloween-themed venue; inspirations for his ghoulish obsession; and what visitors can expect when they dare to enter the grounds Halloween night…

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Around the County: Running with the Dogs

October 3, 2020

Around the County: Running with the Dogs Around the County is a presentation of Peterson Farms, Inc., www.petersonfarmsinc.com.  By Allison Scarbrough, Editor. SHELBY TOWNSHIP —Pentwater High School cross country athletes spend some of their practices running with the dogs at the Oceana County Animal Shelter. Cross Country Coach Erika Fatura has teamed up with Oceana County Animal Control Officer Mike…

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