Judge takes oath after fireworks

Family members gather around Vicky L. Alspaugh of Hastings and Barry County Chief Judge William Doherty as he administers the

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The view from above


With 2020, a new decade begins. What does the future hold for the City of Hastings and for Barry County?

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Where's the bacon?

Visitors to downtown Hastings today may wonder why an 18-foot pig is stopped in front of the courthouse. The pig

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Celebrating a Hometown Christmas – the Delton way

Hundreds of people went to Delton Saturday to celebrate the annual Hometown Christmas festivities. Here, ice sculptor Phil DeBoer works

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Ice sculptor to carve 'Hometown Christmas' in Delton

Luke Froncheck

Staff Writer

A block of ice is coming to Delton next week, and it's not part of the

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Passport campaign encourages local shopping Saturday



The Barry County Chamber of Commerce is hosting it second Small Business Saturday Passport program Nov. 30.

Not only are many

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Support growing for new shooting range in game area

Tree clearing is already underway at the site of the proposed new shooting range in the Barry State Game Area

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Firearm deer season starts Friday statewide

Veteran James Gross shows off his 8-point buck south of Middleville during the Liberty Hunt in September. The hunt was

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