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Remembering Gary L. Lamphere

By Allie Jarrell Mason News staff writer Life-long Mason resident Gary Lamphere died Nov.13, 2010, at age 73. Lamphere was born to Celand LeVelle and Maxine Lamphere on Sept. 30, 1937, and is survived by his wife of 53 years, … Continue reading

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Superintendent Discusses Additions to School District at Board Meeting

By Allie Jarrell & Megan Baughman Mason News staff writers Last Wednesday’s Finance and Property meeting started off with board members discussing placing a wireless local area network, also known as Wi-Fi, in all district classrooms. The cost would be … Continue reading

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36th Annual Mason Christmas Craft Sale

By Allie Jarrell Mason News staff writer Mason’s 36th Annual Christmas Craft Sale took place Nov. 11-13. It was a weekend of baked goods, unique art and Christmas shopping galore. Local artists were dispersed between 15 homes, where they displayed and … Continue reading

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Folk band ‘Gifts or Creatures’ performs at Bestseller’s

By Allie Jarrell Mason News staff writer Folk melodies and the fragrance of fresh coffee melded into a sweet harmony last Saturday at Bestseller’s during a performance by the band Gifts or Creatures. The concert was arranged by the Capital … Continue reading

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Grebner reelected as Ingham County District 10 Commissioner

By Allie Jarrell Mason News staff writer Mark Grebner, the Democratic incumbent of Ingham County’s District 10, was reelected as the county’s commissioner following the Nov. 2 election. According to Ingham County’s official website, 1,305 people voted in the election … Continue reading

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MSU Sophomore Runs for District 10 Ingham County Commissioner

By Allie Jarrell Mason News staff writer Nineteen-year-old Republican Nick Kowalski will be running against Democrat incumbent Mark Grebner for District 10 Ingham County commissioner. A Michigan State University sophomore, Kowalski is studying political theory and constitutional democracy. He is … Continue reading

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Holiday Wreath Making at the Mason Library

By Allie Jarrell Mason News Staff Writer The basement of the Mason Library smelled of fresh pine last Tuesday night as a class of women was taught to make festive holiday wreaths. Dennis Banning of Van Atta’s Greenhouse and Nursery … Continue reading

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