This year’s Spirit of Women Young Person Role Model Award Mackenzie Warning (left) is pictured with Allegan General Hospital Spirit of Women coordinator Jennifer Dentler.
An Otsego high school student was among the three remarkable women Allegan General Hospital and the AGH Foundation recognized with the Fourth Annual Spirit of Women Awards during its Girls’ Night Out event on Thursday, Oct. 30. Mackenzie Warning, 16, won the Young Person Role Model Award.
Substitute teacher Donald Hallock (left) presented American flags and plaques to each of the Fennville Public Schools’ principals (from left) high school principal Jim Greydanus, elementary school principal Albert Lombard and middle school principal Kim Zdybel at a veterans’ assembly Wednesday, Nov. 12.
A substitute teacher for Fennville Public Schools honored the country’s military by donating three American flags to the district—one for each school—on Wednesday, Nov. 12, at the middle and high schools’ Veterans Day assembly. Donald Hallock presented each school’s principal with a flag and a plaque commemorating each flag.
A silent auction of rare children’s books will be part of the Allegan District Library’s 100th anniversary celebration as a Carnegie-built library.
For a grand finale of the 100th birthday celebration of the Allegan District Library, a reenactment of the 1914 dedication ceremony and a rededication ceremony will be Friday, Nov. 21, at 6:30 p.m. in the Carnegie Room.
Carrot Cake Whoopie Pies
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One of the crashes Thursday, Nov. 13, is seen just north of the on-ramp from 106th Avenue.
By Tuesday, Nov. 18, a second round of lake-effect snow had blanketed Allegan County to kick off the winter season. By midday, an accident on southbound US-131 at 129th Avenue had the left lane temporarily blocked.
Glass littered the sidewalk and damage is visible through the window frame from the fire last Tuesday that ravaged the downtown workshop, One Man’s Trash, for Sharon Battaglia’s store Another Man’s Treasure.
“Beauty from ashes—that’s what God says,” said Sharon Battaglia. The Otsego resident and artist said those words are on her mind as she sets about the hard work of cleaning up in the aftermath of the fire that ruined the workshop portion of her business in downtown Plainwell, Another Man’s Treasure.
This year’s Spirit of Women Young Person Role Model Award Mackenzie Warning (left) is pictured with Allegan General Hospital Spirit of Women coordinator Jennifer Dentler.
Substitute teacher Donald Hallock (left) presented American flags and plaques to each of the Fennville Public Schools’ principals (from left) high school principal Jim Greydanus, elementary school principal Albert Lombard and middle school principal Kim Zdybel at a veterans’ assembly Wednesday, Nov. 12.
A silent auction of rare children’s books will be part of the Allegan District Library’s 100th anniversary celebration as a Carnegie-built library.
Carrot Cake Whoopie Pies
One of the crashes Thursday, Nov. 13, is seen just north of the on-ramp from 106th Avenue.
Glass littered the sidewalk and damage is visible through the window frame from the fire last Tuesday that ravaged the downtown workshop, One Man’s Trash, for Sharon Battaglia’s store Another Man’s Treasure.

Sports

Allegan’s Erin Isola earned a regional diving championship to lead five county athletes who are going to state.

It’s not the mistake that matters, but how you recover that counts is probably the attitude Allegan junior diver Erin Isola took with her to the regional competition on Thursday, Nov.

Obituaries

Donald Charles Phillips, 56

Sara Elizabeth Krickow-Smit

Gary Scott Zoll, 62, of All

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Opinion

In my column this week, I explained a bit of how write-in votes are counted—and not counted—and explain why it would be ba

Moses was scared of me from the get-go.

I love basketball. Too bad it does not love me. Last week I rolled my left ankle playing the game.

Happening

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