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Funeral Notices for Oct. 6, 2016

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016


UPDATE: Woman dies after Greenville car crash

The driver of a Nissan Altima involved in Friday afternoon’s accident on W. Carson City Road and S. Hillcrest Street in Greenville has died as a result of her injuries.

Two parties are interested in purchasing the former La Fond Auto Sales building at 4213 W. Carson City Road (M-57) for the purpose of putting in a provisioning center. — Daily News/Emilee Nielsen

Medical marijuana advocates eye M-57 location

Medical marijuana patients could have a place to obtain their prescription goods locally over the next year.

During Monday evening’s regular meeting, the Fairplain Township Board discussed two bills that Gov. Rick Snyder signed into law just over a week ago: House Bills No. 4209 and No. 4827.


Baldwin Heights gears up for 5th annual walk-a-thon Saturday

Members of the Greenville community should get ready to put their walking shoes on.

The fifth annual Baldwin Heights Elementary School Walk-a-Thon will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the high school track.


Inaugural Greenville Octoberfest is Saturday

Beer, food, games and music … the inaugural Greenville Octoberfest is shaping up to be a celebration for all to enjoy.

From 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday at the Montcalm County 4-H Fairgrounds, the festival will take place with performances from a variety of bands and lots of beverages to go around.


Funeral Notices for Oct. 5, 2016

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016

Paul Joseph Green, 47, of Gowen, and Brandy Joe Sisco, 33, of Elwell.

JUST IN: Couple arrested for breaking into Crystal storage unit

Two people are out on bond accused of a breaking and entering that occurred in early September.

The Montcalm County Sheriff’s Office received a tip of a break in that occurred at a storage unit in Crystal Township.


IN BRIEF: Greenville City Council votes to remove no parking signs

Members of the Greenville City Council voted unanimously Tuesday evening to remove a large number of no parking signs throughout the community.


IN BRIEF: Belding City Council approves street closures

Some streets in Belding will be closed the night of Oct. 14 for a glow 5K glow walk/run.

Rona Shane, chairwoman of the Continuum of Care, was the first to sign the pledge against veteran homelessness on Thursday in Ionia. — Daily News/Meghan Koglin

Community members take pledge against veteran homelessness

The Continuum of Care in Montcalm and Ionia counties and the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) are taking a stand against veteran homelessness. On Thursday, members of the Continuum of Care and community members gathered at The Right Door in Ionia to sign a pledge stating they were committed to ending veteran homelessness. The pledge was part of an effort from agencies throughout Montcalm and Ionia counties.