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PET OF THE WEEK: Fig Newton, of Berrien County Animal Control

Fig Newton is a 5-year-old Staffy mix from Berrien County Animal Control. Fig Newton likes dogs, belly rubs ...

Dowagiac

Family Fare donates to Dowagiac health center

Family Fare this week paid it forward, sharing their winnings in a recent contest to Nadzieja Pocheki, owner ...

Lifestyles

PET OF THE WEEK: Loretta, of Seven Star Rescue

Loretta is a dog with Seven Star Rescue. Shelter workers said she is a loving girl but was ...

Births

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: Mangold-Farmer

Jaiden Mangold and Skiler Farmer are the parents of a daughter, Serriannah Farmer, of Niles. Serriannah was born ...

Births

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: Jozwiak

Emily and Thomas Jozwiak, of Niles, are the parents of a daughter, Josephine Mari Jozwiak. Josephine was born ...

Lifestyles

PET OF THE WEEK: Titan, of Cass County Animal Control

Meet Titan. This gigantic goofball is ready for his new forever home where he can play and get ...

Births

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: Moore-Gonzalez

Korbin Moore and Luis Gonzalez are the parents of a daughter, Marishka Gonzalez, of Eau Claire. Marishka was ...

Births

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: Clark-Harrington

Cheryl Clark and Benjamin Harrington are the parents of a daughter, Ezra Ann Harrington, of Dowagiac. Ezra was ...

Lifestyles

PET OF THE WEEK: Bootsy, of Berrien County Animal Control

Meet Bootsy, a 3-to 5-year-old American terrier. Bootsy loves tennis balls, rolling in the grass and snuggling. He ...

Births

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: King

Briana King is the mother of a son, Dallas King, of Dowagiac. Dallas was born Oct. 26, 2021, ...

Birthdays

BIRTHDAY: Swem and Radford

Two women recently celebrated their birthdays together at the Buchanan Area Senior Center. Ruby Radford, right, celebrated her ...

Lifestyles

PET OF THE WEEK: Taylor, of Cass County Animal Control

Meet Taylor. If you’re looking for a cuddly companion on these cool fall nights, then Taylor may be ...

Lifestyles

PET OF THE WEEK: Miso, of Animal Aid

Meet Miso. Miso was rescued along with her siblings, living outdoors. She is about 8 weeks old and ...

Birthdays

BIRTHDAY ANNOUNCEMENT: Murphy

Corinna Murphy, of Niles, will celebrate her fifth birthday next week. Corinna was born Oct. 26, 2016. Her ...

Business

Fifth Third Bank celebrates employee retirement

NILES — Fifth Third Bank announced the retirement of Isabella Hurlbutt after 32 years of dedicated service to ...

Lifestyles

PET OF THE WEEK: Mazie, of Paws of Hope

Mazie is an all-black cat, estimated to be 1- to 3-years-old. She loves people and would rather spend ...

Lifestyles

PETS OF THE WEEK: Ghost, Goblin and Boo, of Cass County Animal Control

Ghost, Goblin, and Boo are about 7-week-old kittens looking to find their new forever homes. At first these ...

Buchanan

Buchanan High School names homecoming king, queen

Shawntel Tucker and Claire Lietz were recently named Buchanan High Schools’ homecoming king and queen. (Leader photo/MAX HARDEN)

Dowagiac

Dowagiac Union High School names homecoming court

DOWAGIAC — Friday, Dowagiac Union High School named its homecoming court as the Chieftains faced off during their ...

Cassopolis

Cassopolis High School names homecoming court

CASSOPOLIS — Friday, Cassopolis High School named its homecoming court as the Rangers faced off during the homecoming ...

Births

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: Herman-Krueger

Skylar Herman and Hunter Krueger are the parents of a son, Harvey Krueger, of Niles. Harvey was born ...

Births

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: Brown-Gill

Dakota Brown and Justin Gill are the parents of new child, Memphys Gill, of Edwardsburg. Memphys was born ...

Births

BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT: Adams

Breanna and Benjamin Adams are the parents of a son, Maverick Adams, of Dowagiac. Maverick was born Oct. ...

Lifestyles

ANNIVERSARY: Maxey

Chris and Franny Maxey, of Dowagiac, will celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary Oct. 2, 2021. The couple was ...

Lifestyles

Area students graduate from Ferris State

BIG RAPIDS, Mich. — A number of students graduated from Ferris State University over the summer months. Ferris ...

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