Sylvia Park first got into the water as a way to learn what she considered a valuable skill.
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Saturday, September 26, 2020
STEVENSVILLE — Michigan Lutheran put points on the board in Friday's Southwestern Michigan Eight-Man Football League game against Wyoming Tri-unity Christian, something the Titans didn't do last season.
BUCHANAN — Berrien Springs had its fair share of key defensive stops in Friday night's contest against visiting Comstock, but the Shamrocks' offense had trouble converting those stops into points.
Throughout the years I spent working at Sarett Nature Center and hiking our local trails, I have never run across baby eastern box turtles in the wild. So it was a treat when Kevin Borglin of New Buffalo Township sent me a photo taken on his property of five newly hatched eastern box turtles…
Troy Pratley rushed for two touchdowns and threw a 58-yard score to Griffin Shinrock as St. Joseph rolled past Okemos 34-13 in a non-conference football game Friday.
Friday, September 25, 2020
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
St. Joseph's girls golf team, led by standout senior Maya Hunter, took another step toward accomplishing its goals this season by easily winning its third Southwestern Michigan Athletic Conference West Division jamboree of the season Tuesday at Harbor Shores.
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Saturday, September 19, 2020
NEW BUFFALO — Berrien Springs' football team was able to take advantage of its big-play offense on Friday evening, helping the Shamrocks earn a Berrien-Cass-St. Joseph Conference, 21-8 victory over Niles in the Vikings' BCS debut.
Wednesday morning about 9 a.m., I’m under a pier on Lloyd’s Bayou, my butt planted on the bottom in about 8 inches of water, wearing my kayaker drysuit. A guy on the front platform of a Tracker bass boat is casting under said pier, skipping his lure low and hard, trying to hit me.
Michigan Lutheran defeated Eau Claire 31-26 in a Southwest Michigan Eight-Man Football League game on Friday, spoiling the Beavers' eight-man debut.
Friday, September 18, 2020
Thursday, September 17, 2020
Local high school football teams after just happy to have an opportunity to play after an offseason of uncertainty about the COVID-19 pandemic.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
First-year Benton Harbor football coach Jinks Arnold returns only two starters from last year’s 4-5 team, but is hopeful his inexperienced players can have a successful season.
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Saturday, September 12, 2020
St. Joseph and Bridgman girls swimming teams each return several veteran swimmers, but both will be depending on a bevy of underclassmen this season, which was delayed due to the impact of the coronavirus.
Friday, September 11, 2020
Tuesday, September 08, 2020
Saturday, September 05, 2020
Friday, September 04, 2020
St. Joseph’s boys cross country team won’t have any issues finding athletes this season, but will need to rely on its more experienced runners to lead the way in the season’s most important races.
Thursday, September 03, 2020
Bridgman’s girls cross country team is ready to take on the challenge of moving up to a new division after winning the school’s first-ever state championship a season ago.