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Kyle Durdle, 17, left, and Zach Ingersoll, 16, talk about the projects they’re working on in Adam Hopkins’ machines class at Greenville High School on Thursday afternoon. If a school bond proposal passes next spring, equipment in the shop will be replaced with updated and modern equipment. — Daily News/Emiliee Nielsen

Voters in the Greenville area could see a school bond proposal on the ballot in May. The Greenville Public Schools district is preparing for the proposal by circulating a survey about priorities for improvement and hosting community forums to gather feedback from stakeholders.

Montcalm County’s new website is live

Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Montcalm County’s new website went live this week.

The goal was for montcalm.us to be a more user-friendly website for mobile users, according to IT Director Eric McLaughlin.

Greenville residents learn about school bond proposal (PHOTOS)

Posted in: G.Slider, Local, News Top Story Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Voters in the Greenville area could see a school bond proposal on the ballot in May. The Greenville Public Schools district is preparing for the proposal by circulating a survey about priorities for improvement and hosting community forums to gather feedback from stakeholders.

Schuleit named Fred and Lena Meijer Spirit of Caring Award recipient

Posted in: G.Slider, Local, News Top Story Thursday, December 1st, 2016

On Tuesday evening, the best-kept secret in town was finally awarded to one of this community’s most caring, gracious and humble individuals. During the annual Spectrum Health Celebration of Caring Dinner at Winter Inn, the winner of the 2017 Fred and Lena Meijer Spirit of Caring Award was revealed.

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Greenville graduate Justin Zimmer’s NFL plans are on hold.

Greenville girls hoopsters get ready for the coming season

Posted in: Greenville, High School, Sports Monday, November 28th, 2016

GREENVILLE — Practice for high school girls basketball teams began two weeks ago, with Greenville joining teams around the state in getting ready for the 2016- 2017 season. The Yellow Jackets are coming off last season’s O- K Bronze Conference title and an appearance in the Class A regional semifinals. But there is no O-K [...]

Greenville woman rolls first 300 game in Sheridan Lanes’ history

Posted in: Greenville, Sports, Sports, Stanton Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Carol Klein picked an interesting location to get her first career 300 game.

Klein, 52, became the first woman to ever throw a perfect game at Sheridan Lanes when she did it during her Monday Night Women’s League.

Powers North Central establishes ‘legacy’ with back-to-back 8-man state titles

Posted in: High School Saturday, November 19th, 2016

The small community of Powers is quickly establishing itself as the “title town” of the Upper Peninsula with its school.

The Jets of Powers North Central used a 30-0 run in the second half of the Michigan High School Athletic Association’s eight-man football state final game Friday night at Greenville’s Legacy Field to beat the Deckerville Eagles 58-22 to repeat at state champions.

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  • Candy Kerschen named WAN Woman of the Year

    Tuesday, November 29th, 2016
    Posted in: G.Slider, Local, News Top Story

    The Woman’s Action Network (WAN) of Montcalm County has named the Woman of the Year. Candy Kerschen of Greenville was honored as Woman of the Year at a Nov. 16 ceremony. She was nominated by Kathy Jo VanderLaan, Kim Cain and Gae Donovan-Wolfe.

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  • JUST IN: Greenville woman arrested on financial transaction device charge

    Monday, November 28th, 2016
    Posted in: G.Slider, Greenville, Local, News

    A 38-year-old Greenville woman has been arrested and lodged in the Montcalm County Jail on felony possession of a financial transaction device and stealing/retaining a financial transaction device without consent.

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  • Greenville girls hoopsters get ready for the coming season

    Monday, November 28th, 2016
    Posted in: Greenville, High School, Sports

    GREENVILLE — Practice for high school girls basketball teams began two weeks ago, with Greenville joining teams around the state in getting ready for the 2016- 2017 season. The Yellow Jackets are coming off last season’s O- K Bronze Conference title and an appearance in the Class A regional semifinals. But there is no O-K [...]

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  • Greenville Middle School eighth-graders learn about the cost of living

    Saturday, November 26th, 2016
    Posted in: G.Slider, Local, News Top Story

    For most adults, paying bills, buying groceries and being surprised by an unexpected medical need are part of life. For Greenville Middle School eighth-graders, this part of life became a reality as the students participated in a Reality Store.

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