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Carson City-Crystal Area Schools Board President Ben Adkins, left, discusses with Superintendent Kevin Murphy the subject of respecting Michigan’s open carry gun laws during the board’s August meeting. — Daily News/Cory Smith

After months of deliberation and research, members of the Carson City-Crystal Area Schools Board of Education are nearing a decision on policy regarding Michigan’s open carry gun laws. The topic originally arose last February after a visiting parent attended a CC-C boys basketball game at home against Lansing Christian while exercising his constitutional right to open carry with a pistol on his side.

CC-C school board won’t fight Michigan’s open carry gun laws

Posted in: CC.Slider, Local, News Top Story Tuesday, September 1st, 2015

After months of deliberation and research, members of the Carson City-Crystal Area Schools Board of Education are nearing a decision on policy regarding Michigan’s open carry gun laws. The topic originally arose last February after a visiting parent attended a CC-C boys basketball game at home against Lansing Christian while exercising his constitutional right to open carry with a pistol on his side.

Back to school already? 5 local schools starting 1 week early

Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local Friday, August 28th, 2015

Summer always seems to fly by, and this year the season seems even shorter with the majority of local students returning to school one week earlier than usual. School starts on Monday for Greenville, Lakeview, Montabella, Tri County and Vestaburg schools. Those five schools obtained waivers from the Michigan Department of Education in order to start school earlier.

‘Out of control’? Montcalm County undersheriff corrects crime rumors

Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local Tuesday, August 25th, 2015

During public comment at July’s Montcalm County Board of Commissioners meeting, a citizen sounded off about a rash of thievery incidents and how local crime is out of control.

Bill Hardin of Montcalm Township said he painted the windows blue on his truck after his vehicle was broken into four times.

Sports
Carson City-Crystal coach Devin Pringle directs traffic during a special teams drill at Tuesday’s practice. - Daily News/Chip Burch

Preparations for another football season have been underway at Carson City-Crystal. After spending three days at Lake Arrowhead Camp in West Branch to open practice last week, things are getting more intricate by the day for the Eagles.

CC-Crystal opens season with 34-20 win

Posted in: High School Saturday, August 29th, 2015

As they did last season, Carson City-Crystal’s football team opened the season with a win over Houghton Lake. The Eagles got by the Bobcats 34-20 Friday night in a game that was a stark contrast from the 47-6 win to open last season.

ROUNDUP: Prep scores from Thursday, Aug. 27

Posted in: High School, High School, High School Friday, August 28th, 2015

CC-Crystal loses in finals: The Eagles went across M-57 to the Fulton Invitational on Thursday and made it to the finals. They started with a 25-20, 25-8 loss to eventual champion Ovid-Elsie, then beat Webberville 25-20, 25-17 and Breckenridge 25-19, 25-21. Then CC-C split with the host Pirates, losing the first 25-13 but winning the second 25-19…

Belding does it again at The Daily News Invitational

Posted in: High School, High School, High School, High School, High School, High School, High School Monday, August 24th, 2015

Just like last year, Belding’s volleyball team was the best in the area. The Redskins went undefeated and won the Daily News Invitational Volleyball Tournament at their home gym Saturday. The Redskins beat Lakeview and Vestaburg in pool play, then had a tough match with Central Montcalm before besting Greenville 25-7, 25-13 in the finals.

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  • JUST IN: MSP needs help identifying suspect

    Friday, August 21st, 2015
    Posted in: Belding, Carson City, Edmore, Greenville, Lakeview, Pan Handle

    The Michigan State Police is asking assistance in identifying the individual in this photograph. The individual is wanted for questioning in connection with a series of thefts from automobiles.

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  • CC-Crystal’s O’Green ready to star on gridiron

    Thursday, August 20th, 2015
    Posted in: High School

    Carson City-Crystal running back Dallas O’Green is back for his senior season with the Eagles, hoping to make an impact. O’Green has been a leader since he was a sophomore, coach Devin Pringle said. Now O’Green hopes to continue that role.

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  • Senior-laden CC-Crystal Eagles prep for first game

    Thursday, August 20th, 2015
    Posted in: High School, Sports Top Story

    Preparations for another football season have been underway at Carson City-Crystal. After spending three days at Lake Arrowhead Camp in West Branch to open practice last week, things are getting more intricate by the day for the Eagles.

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  • THE REVIEW: Sending off a legend

    Thursday, August 20th, 2015
    Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local

    It was Sept. 6, 1974. The Montreal Expos were tied at the top of the second inning against the hosting Pittsburgh Pirates when a 20-year-old third baseman stepped to the plate for the Expos. In three at-bats that day, the right-hander may have only posted a single hit in his professional debut, but little did he know that his future in the game of baseball would surpass anything he was expecting.

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