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Obituaries

Judy Weiser, of Niles

Judy Weiser, 66, of Niles, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022 at Henry Ford Hospital, Jackson, Michigan. Arrangements have been entrusted to and are pending ... Read more

by Submitted, Wednesday, November 30, 2022 4:51 pm

Obituaries

Mihaly “Mike” Sebestyen, Niles

Mihaly “Mike” Sebestyen, 92, Niles, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, at Brookdale Senior Living in Granger. Arrangements have been entrusted with Brown Funeral ... Read more

by Submitted, Wednesday, November 30, 2022 4:49 pm

Obituaries

Linda Pollard, of Cassopolis

Linda Pollard, 73, of Cassopolis, passed away Saturday, Nov. 26, 2022. Arrangements are being made by Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Services, of Niles. www.BrownFuneralHomeNiles.com Read more

by Submitted, Wednesday, November 30, 2022 4:48 pm

Obituaries

Harlan Cabana, of Edwardsburg

Harlan Cabana, 74, of Edwardsburg, passed away Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. Arrangements are being made by Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Services, of Niles. www.BrownFuneralHomeNiles.com Read more

by Submitted, Wednesday, November 30, 2022 11:41 am

College football

Ferris State’s Murphy named a finalist for Hendricks Award

Standout defensive end Caleb Murphy of Ferris State University has been chosen as a national finalist for the 2022 Ted Hendricks Award, which is presented ... Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 10:55 pm

College basketball

Roadrunners’ Williams named Western Conference Men’s Player of the Week

Southwestern Michigan College freshman forward Mark Williams has been tabbed as this week's Michigan Community College Athletic Association Western Conference Men's Basketball Player of the ... Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 9:18 pm

College basketball

Southwestern Michigan’s Lemons Western Conference women’s Player of the Week

Southwestern Michigan College freshman forward Ariana Lemons has been chosen as the Michigan Community College Athletic Association Western Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week. Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 9:13 pm

Buchanan

Buchanan District Library to hold annual ‘Not-so-Silent Night at the Library’ event

BUCHANAN — There will be no shushing at the Buchanan District Library on the evening of December 10, when the annual Not-so-Silent Night at the ... Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 2:28 pm

Community News

Berrien County to step up speeding enforcement amid rise in fatal crashes

BERRIEN COUNTY — Since the COVID-19 pandemic began more than two years ago, law enforcement agencies across Michigan have reported an alarming rise in speeding ... Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 11:39 am

Women's college basketball

LMC picked to win Western Conference, SMC picked to finish seventh

Lake Michigan College, with first-year coach Sarah Svoboda, has been selected by the Michigan Community College Athletic Association Western Conference coaches to claim the conference ... Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 11:32 am

Men’s college basketball

Roadrunners picked to finish seventh in MCCAA Western Conference

The Lansing Community College men's basketball team has been selected by the Michigan Community College Athletic Association Western Conference coaches to repeat as Conference Champions. Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 11:08 am

Obituaries

Carol Hoff, of Niles

Carol Hoff, 93, of Niles, died Monday, Nov. 28, 2022. Arrangements are being made by Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Services, of Niles. Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 10:52 am

Obituaries

Gloria Dennis, of Decatur

Gloria Dennis, 91, of Decatur, died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2022, at her residence. Arrangements are being made by Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Services, of ... Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 10:51 am

Obituaries

Scott Garrison, of Dowagiac

Scott Garrison, 65, of Dowagiac, passed away Monday, Nov. 28, 2022. Arrangements are being made by Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Services, of Niles. www.BrownFuneralHomeNiles.com Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 10:50 am

Obituaries

Mack Everett Parrish

Nov. 15, 1942-Oct. 19, 2022   Mack Everett Parrish, age 79 of Cassopolis, Michigan passed away Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2022, at home. He was born ... Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 10:48 am

basketball

Elks Hoop Shoot Saturday at Dowagiac Union High School

The Elks Hoop Shoot, hosted by the Dowagiac Elks Club 889, will be Saturday in the new gym at the Dowagiac Union High School. Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 10:37 am

Community News

Edwardsburg Lions Club announces 57th annual Christmas tree sale

EDWARDSBURG — A local organization is celebrating more than 50 years of providing Christmas trees to the community. The Edwardsburg Lions Club announced it is ... Read more

by Submitted, Tuesday, November 29, 2022 10:19 am

Obituaries

Patricia Mead, of Niles

Patricia Mead, 89, of Niles, passed away Monday, Nov. 28, 2022 at Hanson Hospice House. Arrangements are pending with and have been entrusted to Brown ... Read more

by Submitted, Monday, November 28, 2022 10:27 pm

Obituaries

Robin K. Ambrosen

Sept. 16, 1936-Nov. 24, 2022 Robin K. Ambrosen of Vandalia, MI passed away surrounded by her children on Nov. 24, 2022, Thanksgiving Day. Robin was ... Read more

by Submitted, Monday, November 28, 2022 6:13 pm

Community News

Dowagiac Chamber announces street closure for Candlelight Christmas Parade

DOWAGIAC — Measures will be taken again this year to help ensure the public’s safety at Dowagiac’s upcoming December 2 Candlelight Christmas Parade. Officials of ... Read more

by Submitted, Monday, November 28, 2022 11:07 am

Obituaries

Billy Halby, of Niles

Billy Halby, 66, of Niles, passed away on Nov. 2, 2022, in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Arrangements are pending and have been entrusted to Brown Funeral Home ... Read more

by Submitted, Monday, November 28, 2022 10:11 am

Obituaries

Robert “Kim” Oleson

Robert “Kim” Oleson, 70, passed away unexpectedly but of natural causes, Saturday, Nov. 26, 2022. Arrangements have been entrusted to and are pending with Brown ... Read more

by Submitted, Sunday, November 27, 2022 10:47 am

College football

Murphy’s 10 tackles and six sacks lifts Ferris State to 17-14 victory

A monster defensive performance from the Ferris State University football team denied the Pittsburg State Gorillas as the Bulldogs advanced to their sixth consecutive regional ... Read more

by Submitted, Sunday, November 27, 2022 8:01 am

Obituaries

Amy Clayton, of Niles

Amy Clayton, 45, of Niles, died Nov. 23, 2022. Arrangements were completed at the Halbritter-Wickens Funeral Home in Niles. Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 25, 2022 11:40 am

Obituaries

Sara Pickles, of Niles

Sara Pickles, 71, of Niles, died Nov. 2023. Arrangements were completed at the Halbritter-Wickens Funeral Home in Niles. Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 25, 2022 11:39 am

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