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Matt Nielsen, the backup operator for the Greenville Water Department, shakes hands Tuesday with Greenville City Council member Sylvia Warner, after being recognized by the council for becoming state certified. — Daily News/Cory Smith

Matt Nielsen knows the ins and outs of this city’s water system — and based on recent test scores, he may know it better than anyone. During Tuesday’s Greenville City Council meeting, Nielsen was awarded a certificate of recognition from Public Services Department Superintendent Tom Pollock, based upon completing his qualifications to become the water department’s new backup operator.

Greenville water department backup operator recognized

Posted in: G.Slider, Local, News Top Story Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Matt Nielsen knows the ins and outs of this city’s water system — and based on recent test scores, he may know it better than anyone. During Tuesday’s Greenville City Council meeting, Nielsen was awarded a certificate of recognition from Public Services Department Superintendent Tom Pollock, based upon completing his qualifications to become the water department’s new backup operator.

Greenville police chief appears in court on felony fraud charge

Posted in: Local Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Greenville Director of Public Safety Director Mark Reiss sat silently Tuesday alongside his attorney during a court hearing that lasted less than two minutes.

JUST IN: Greenville man dies after car crashes into tree

Posted in: Greenville, Local, News Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

A Greenville man died after his car struck a tree Tuesday.

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

Lack of effort dooms Greenville in 52-39 loss to Forest Hills Northern

Posted in: High School Saturday, January 14th, 2017

In order to win in basketball, effort has to be given in all four quarters. For the Greenville boys basketball team, the needed effort waned in the second half Friday night against Forest Hills Northern, resulting in a 52-39 loss at home to drop the Yellow Jackets to 4-3 overall and 1-2 in the Ottawa-Kent White Conference.

Greenville’s 61-44 win over Forest Hills Northern a ‘nine-strong’ effort

Posted in: High School Saturday, January 14th, 2017

On the whiteboard in the locker room were three goals written for the Yellow Jackets to attain against Forest Hills Northern on Friday night. And they did it as a full team.

Greenville football’s Tom Hallock is assistant coach of the year

Posted in: High School Thursday, January 12th, 2017

The Michigan High School Football Coaches Association (MHSFCA) named Greenville assistant coach Tom Hallock as one of 16 varsity assistant coaches of the year.

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  • JUST IN: Two involved in rollover crash in Eureka Township

    Monday, January 16th, 2017
    Posted in: Local

    Two men were involved in a rollover crash Monday afternoon at the intersection of SW. Greenville Road (M-91) and W. Jenks Road. They were headed south on SW. Greenville Road (M-91) in a tan Chevy Blazer and, according to Deputy Director of Greenville Department of Public Safety Dennis Magirl, lost control of the vehicle due to icy road conditions.

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  • Lack of effort dooms Greenville in 52-39 loss to Forest Hills Northern

    Saturday, January 14th, 2017
    Posted in: High School

    In order to win in basketball, effort has to be given in all four quarters. For the Greenville boys basketball team, the needed effort waned in the second half Friday night against Forest Hills Northern, resulting in a 52-39 loss at home to drop the Yellow Jackets to 4-3 overall and 1-2 in the Ottawa-Kent White Conference.

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  • MAISD to benefit from 3-year sex ed grant

    Saturday, January 14th, 2017
    Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local

    The Montcalm Area Intermediate School District has been awarded a grant that was given to only 19 other districts nationwide.

    The Sexual Risk Avoidance Education Grant provides sexual risk avoidance education for special education students in self-contained classrooms, which have smaller groups of students.

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  • Greenville’s 61-44 win over Forest Hills Northern a ‘nine-strong’ effort

    Saturday, January 14th, 2017
    Posted in: High School

    On the whiteboard in the locker room were three goals written for the Yellow Jackets to attain against Forest Hills Northern on Friday night. And they did it as a full team.

    Read More »