Allegan High School Drama is cutting “Footloose” on Nov. 14-16 at the Allegan Performing Arts Center. The stage production of the movie by the same name takes the audience on a journey through some of the most iconic songs from 1984 including the hits “Holding Out for a Hero,” “Almost Paradise” and the Kenny Loggins hit “Footloose.”
Snow and cold kept attendance low at the Veterans Day ceremony along Allegan's riverfront, but it should be much warmer at the church luncheon. (Photo by Ryan Lewis)
This Veterans Day, the congregants at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Allegan will continue a proud tradition. Their Veterans Day luncheon will be at noon, following the ceremony at the Allegan Veterans Memorial along Allegan’s riverfront at 11 a.m.
A child accepts a gift at the Pullman Christmas dinner in 2018. (File photo)
We at the Allegan County News and Union Enterprise are beginning to prepare for this year’s Christmas Wish program. The holidays are a time of giving, particularly to the less fortunate, and we want to help out as many area families as possible through our Christmas Wish Program.
MANLIUS TWP.—A 90-year-old Fennville resident was struck and killed by a car while crossing 56th Street on foot on Thursday, Oct. 31. Michigan State Police reported they responded to the crash north of 128th Avenue at approximately 2:40 p.m.
Police released this video still of a maroon-colored vehicle they believe the suspects used.
Allegan police announced Wednesday, Nov. 6, morning two suspects were in custody connected to a series of car break-ins downtown and at an apartment complex early on Tuesday, Nov. 5. Allegan Police Chief Jay Gibson said 22 cars were broken into, many with windows smashed in.
Pictured are the cast of the murder mystery “The Book Club Killer” (front, from left) Rose Walker, Chesterine Sterner, Allison Engelsman, Dean Michaels, Sue Buese, (back) Jordan Brookhouse, Anne Hodge, David Hodge, Paul Hodge, Christopher Hodge and Alva Morgan. (Photo provided)
The Educational Foundation of Allegan Public Schools will present the murder mystery “The Book Club Killer” on Nov. 1-2. The proceeds of the fundraiser will benefit the foundation.
Snow and cold kept attendance low at the Veterans Day ceremony along Allegan's riverfront, but it should be much warmer at the church luncheon. (Photo by Ryan Lewis)
A child accepts a gift at the Pullman Christmas dinner in 2018. (File photo)
Police released this video still of a maroon-colored vehicle they believe the suspects used.
Pictured are the cast of the murder mystery “The Book Club Killer” (front, from left) Rose Walker, Chesterine Sterner, Allison Engelsman, Dean Michaels, Sue Buese, (back) Jordan Brookhouse, Anne Hodge, David Hodge, Paul Hodge, Christopher Hodge and Alva Morgan. (Photo provided)

Sports

Members of the Plainwell girls’ swim and dive team celebrate after claiming the Southwest and Central Conference title with a dominating effort. (Photo by Kathy Braginton)

They came. They swam (and dove). They conquered.
That pretty much sums up the Plainwell girls’ swim team’s experience at the Southwest and Central Conference Meet on Saturday, Nov. 9.

Obituaries

Brian Lewis Krotz, 52, of A

Arlene Ann Laraway, 84, of

Harry Edward Tibbitts, 85,

Opinion

I happened to read an article by the online investigative news magazine The Bridge the other day.

With Easter approaching, we came up with a way to share with our readers something inspired partly by how my dad (or mom,

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