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Belding City Manager Meg Mullendore speaks during Tuesday evening's city council meeting at the Pere Marquette Depot in Belding. — Daily News/Cory Smith

After a lengthy closed session meeting which lasted more than 3 1/2 hours, Belding City Manager Meg Mullendore left Tuesday evening’s Belding City Council meeting following her performance evaluation with her position still intact.

Belding Community Showcase is Thursday

Posted in: Local Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

This year’s Belding Community Showcase will once again aim to bring community groups, businesses and the public together for one evening of fun and networking. From 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, doors will open at Belding High School for the 18th annual showcase, featuring 35 businesses and more than 45 community groups spread throughout the school.

Belding city manager passes evaluation

Posted in: B.slider, Local, News Top Story Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

After a lengthy closed session meeting which lasted more than 3 1/2 hours, Belding City Manager Meg Mullendore left Tuesday evening’s Belding City Council meeting following her performance evaluation with her position still intact.

Belding students make use of iPads in library quest

Posted in: B.slider, Local, News Top Story Friday, April 11th, 2014

For visitors of the Alvah N. Belding Library on Wednesday, Dominic Francisco was a curious sight to behold. The Belding High School freshman wandered up and down the building’s many corridors, filled with books from end to end, searching diligently from A to Z.

Sports
Belding’s Ryan Rich waits for the ball at first base against Coopersville on Thursday at home. The Redskins split their first doubleheader of the season against the Broncos.

Belding softball coach Mikayla Linebaugh noted how her Redskins should have had a few games under their belts by now. “The toughest thing is it was our first time out,” she said. “We should have had seven or eight ball games in by now.”

ROUNDUP: Prep scores from Thursday, April 17

Posted in: High School, High School, High School, High School, High School Friday, April 18th, 2014

Lakeview, Vestaburg split: The Wildcats opened the season with a win and a loss against the Wolverines Thursday, losing the first game 3-2 on a bases-loaded walk, but winning the second game 4-2…

Belding opens season with split vs. Coopersville

Posted in: High School, Sports Top Story Friday, April 18th, 2014

Belding softball coach Mikayla Linebaugh noted how her Redskins should have had a few games under their belts by now. “The toughest thing is it was our first time out,” she said. “We should have had seven or eight ball games in by now.”

Yellow Jacket Challenge to finish on Legacy Field

Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Rain, snow and sunshine. Mother Nature has been busy this week in Michigan. With the craziness of the the recent weather, thoughts of running or walking in the seventh annual Yellow Jacket Challenge (YJC) may have taken a back seat. With less than two weeks before this year’s event there is still time to get registered for either the 5K run, one mile walk or young Yellow Jacket fun runs.

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  • Belding manager’s evaluation coming Tuesday

    Saturday, April 12th, 2014
    Posted in: Belding

    Regular city business of the Belding City Council will occur Tuesday evening at the Pere Marquette Depot in Belding, but the topic likely to attract the attention of the public is the evaluation of City Manager Meg Mullendore.

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  • JUST IN: 3 injured in 2-vehicle crash near Greenville

    Friday, April 11th, 2014
    Posted in: Local, Local, Local

    Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash this afternoon near Greenville.

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  • Belding students make use of iPads in library quest

    Friday, April 11th, 2014
    Posted in: B.slider, Local, News Top Story

    For visitors of the Alvah N. Belding Library on Wednesday, Dominic Francisco was a curious sight to behold. The Belding High School freshman wandered up and down the building’s many corridors, filled with books from end to end, searching diligently from A to Z.

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  • Money from state not enough for local road fixes

    Wednesday, April 9th, 2014
    Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, News Top Story, PH.Slider

    With $60.9 million funneling down from the state for road maintenance across Michigan following a long and treacherous winter, one might think massive repair projects are on this spring’s agenda.

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