Category Archives: Community

Remembering Josh Dufort: An Actor on the Rise

Megan Baughman Mason News staff writer Joshua (Josh) Allen Dufort, 23, was born on July 15, 1987, and was killed Nov. 8, 2010, in LasVegas, Nev.  Dufort was from Dansville, Mich. before he moved to Las Vegas four years ago … Continue reading

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Mason Public Schools Appreciate First-Grade Literacy Program

By Lauryn Schroeder Mason News staff writer The teachers, parents and students of Mason Public Schools consider themselves fortunate to have an enhanced and unique literacy program that focuses on those struggling to read in the first grade. When the … 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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Mason Holds Third Annual Veterans Day Parade

By Lauryn Schroeder Mason News staff writer Hundreds of Ingham County citizens gathered downtown Mason on Thursday, Nov. 11, to watch the third annual Veterans Day parade. Starting at 3 p.m. veterans, bands, color guards, military vehicles, and veteran support … Continue reading

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Shawhaven Haunted Farm Draws People For Halloween Season

By Megan Baughman Mason News staff writer Shawhaven Farm has changed its image for the month of October by turning in its crops and livestock for ghosts and vampires for the residents of Mason, along with people around Michigan, to … Continue reading

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Family Fun Night at Aurelius Library

By Megan Baughman Mason News staff writer Jenga, drawing, and cookie decorating- the recipe for an elementary student’s dream play date.  Not to mention a popcorn relay race- anything that includes running and popcorn must be fun for young children. … 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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