World Record Attempt For 'Longest Ice Cream Dessert' To Be Held Saturday June 11th

A Guinness World Record attempt will be made this Saturday, June 11th for the Longest Ice Cream Dessert.  The attempt will take place on Ludington Avenue between Park and Harrison Streets in downtown Ludington.  House of Flavors will be providing the cold treat for the World Record attempt.  The attempt comes on ‘Love Ludington’ weekend when we all band together to show support and love for our great community.  The record attempt will begin at 6:00 pm.  The attempt includes People coming together over eight city blocks with 855 gallons of ice cream and more than 800 pounds in toppings.  If you plan to gobble ice cream for the World Record attempt you should arrive by 5:00 pm.  Come show your love for ice cream, friends and Ludington this Saturday for the Guinness World Record attempt of the longest ice cream dessert.


Four To Run For Vacant Ludington Councilor-At-Large Seat In August Primary

With the sudden resignation of Ludington Mayor, Ryan Cox Friday afternoon it has put extra strain on the City Council to fill the Councilor-At-Large position.  Councilwoman and Mayor Pro-Tem, Kaye Ferguson-Holman will be elevated to Mayor, effective July 1st.  However, Ferguson-Holman’s seat expires at the end of the year creating an opening in the Councilor-At-Large seat.  Four people are on the ballot for an August 2nd primary to whittle the field to two candidates before the November election.  The four candidates running for the soon to be vacant seat of Councilor-At-Large are; David Buskirk, Wally Cain, Brandy Henderson and Stephen von Pfahl.  All other Wards have only two candidates or less running for open positions.  Due to only two candidates or less running for the other open positions they will automatically be moved into the general election to be held November 8th.


Memorial Day Parade And Ceremony Honors Fallen

Today marks the celebration of Memorial Day, a day to remember those who have fallen in service of our amazing country.  A parade was held along Ludington Avenue in downtown Ludington.  The trek began at 10:15 from the Mason County Courthouse and ended at Stearns Park along the Lakeshore.  A beautiful but somber service took place shortly after the parade arrived at Stearns Park at the War Memorial.  The service was led by Reverend Mick Shriver.  The 24 note, ‘Taps’ was played, leaving eyes welled with pride, honor and sadness.  Today is a day to remember all that our fallen hero’s have sacrificed to keep America great.  Log on to our Facebook at WMOM fm Radio for a short video of the ceremony honoring our fallen.

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