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Greenville Planning Commissioner Dale Reyburn and Chairman David Ralph review site plan for a special land use permit for Murphy Oil USA Inc. during Thursday's meeting.  — Daily News/Brad Klosner

The Greenville Planning Commission is discussing gas stations … again. During Thursday’s meeting, commissioners held a work session concerning a site plan for a special land use permit for Murphy Oil USA Inc., which plans on constructing a gas station on the south side of Wal-Mart facing M-57. The gas station will be accessible from the Wal-Mart service drive.

Gas station coming to M-57 near Wal-Mart

Posted in: G.Slider, Local, News Top Story Saturday, August 29th, 2015

The Greenville Planning Commission is discussing gas stations … again. During Thursday’s meeting, commissioners held a work session concerning a site plan for a special land use permit for Murphy Oil USA Inc., which plans on constructing a gas station on the south side of Wal-Mart facing M-57. The gas station will be accessible from the Wal-Mart service drive.

Greenville starts quick in opening win at Belding

Posted in: Greenville, High School, High School, Local, News, Sports, Sports Top News, Sports Top Story, Video Friday, August 28th, 2015

Big and physical are just a couple of words to describe the Greenville Yellow Jackets offensive line. Throw in an uptempo offense and the Yellow Jackets provide quick scoring capability and the ability to wear down an opponent, especially, when that opponent is young and lacking depth.

25 people apply for Greenville superintendent job

Posted in: Local Friday, August 28th, 2015

Searching for its next superintendent, the Greenville Public Schools Board of Education had to sift through a stack of applications even a certain red-caped superhero would have trouble leaping.

Yet, the school board accomplished the feat in a manner which would leave Superman undoubtedly impressed.

Sports
Greenville junior Calvin Syrjala tries to stiff-arm Belding’s Alex Hubbert during a 52-29 Yellow Jackets win in a season opening win at Rudness Field. - Courtesy photo/Jamie McNinch

Big and physical are just a couple of words to describe the Greenville Yellow Jackets offensive line. Throw in an uptempo offense and the Yellow Jackets provide quick scoring capability and the ability to wear down an opponent, especially, when that opponent is young and lacking depth.

Greenville starts quick in opening win at Belding

Posted in: Greenville, High School, High School, Local, News, Sports, Sports Top News, Sports Top Story, Video Friday, August 28th, 2015

Big and physical are just a couple of words to describe the Greenville Yellow Jackets offensive line. Throw in an uptempo offense and the Yellow Jackets provide quick scoring capability and the ability to wear down an opponent, especially, when that opponent is young and lacking depth.

Local XC teams open season at Chip Hills Invite

Posted in: High School, High School, High School Thursday, August 27th, 2015

Five local teams ran at the Early Season Warrior Invitational Tuesday, but none finished in the top 10 of the meet. On the boys’ side, Greenville had the best finish in the area, finishing 13th with 321 points. Montabella was 14th with 366 and Lakeview had 549 points for 19th out of 20 teams.

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: 25 apply for Greenville Public Schools superintendent position

    Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
    Posted in: Greenville

    GREENVILLE — The Greenville Public Schools Board of Education has begun zeroing in on its next superintendent. The school district received 25 applications following the deadline for application submissions on Aug. 21. Of those 25, three were internal candidates while 22 were external candidates. External candidate applications came from all over Michigan, as well as [...]

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  • Pain in the trash: Montcalm Township still suffering recycle site woes

    Wednesday, August 26th, 2015
    Posted in: Local

    Although most people who use the program do right by it, there are still many people dropping off garbage at the Montcalm Township recycling site. And all the trash piling up at the site is becoming a pain for those who have to deal with it.

    “I don’t know what we need to do,” Montcalm Township Supervisor Mike Adams said.

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

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

    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.

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  • Belding does it again at The Daily News Invitational

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

    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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