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Greenville’s Megan O’Brien brings the ball up the court during a game early this season. Greenville can clinch the O-K Bronze Conference title outright with a win tonight at home against Forest Hills Eastern.

Greenville girls look to claim outright league title

The Greenville Yellow Jackets girls basketball team is just one win away from clinching an outright O-K Bronze championship. Friday’s win at Cedar Springs gave the Yellow Jackets at least a share of the title. Not to be selfish, but the Yellow Jackets want that title for themselves and no one else. All Greenville needs to do is defeat Forest Hills Central tonight at home.

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ROUNDUP: Prep basketball scores from Monday, Feb. 18

Vestaburg 59, Montabella 52: The Wolverines won a makeup MSAC game on Monday at Montabella. Down by two to start the third quarter, the Wolverines outscored the Mustangs 22-13 in the final quarter…

Carson City Police Chief Bruce Partridge

Carson City police chief offers partnership with CC-C Area Schools

Carson City Police Chief Bruce Partridge is offering the Carson City-Crystal Area Schools Board of Education a partnership similar to the one Carson Health has to boost security in the school district. During roundtable discussion at the annual board meeting on Jan. 11, Partridge informed board members about the cost.

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101 people attend event at Baldwin Heights with hope to save future lives

Running through the hallways, her laughter echoing off the walls as she and other children played joyfully with their imaginations running wild, nine-year-old Bree Town’s smile reached from ear to ear Saturday as she played with friends the way every young child her age so deserves. But not long ago, Bree’s innocent freedom of playing in the hallways had been stripped from her as she was diagnosed with acute myelogenous leukemia (AML) last year.

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Greenville High School ski team helps younger students

The Greenville High School ski team put their talents to good use to help teach younger students how to ski.
Every Wednesday in January, the ski team — comprised of about nine high-school students — would take time to teach Greenville’s elementary and middle school students the techniques of skiing.

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Big Boy fundraiser aims to helpWalnut Hills PTO

The Walnut Hills Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is holding a fundraiser to help make a difference for the students. The fundraiser is from 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Feb. 28 at Big Boy, at 1500 W. Washington St. in Greenville.

Nancy Muller

Owner of 62 animals in Sheridan headed to trial

A Sheridan woman is headed to trial after 62 animals were seized from her home last autumn. Nancy Muller, 57, is charged with abandoning/cruelty to 10 or more animals, a felony with a possible four-year prison sentence. Muller was bound over from 64B District Court to 8th Judicial Circuit Court in Stanton and waived her arraigned on Thursday. A trial will be scheduled at a later date.

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Howard City fatal crash suspect to undergo evaluation

A woman who allegedly caused a series of multi-vehicle collisions resulting in a man’s death one year ago is undergoing a forensic evaluation before heading to trial. Nicole Stapleton, 31, of Howard City, is charged with operating while intoxicated while under the influence of a diazepam and/or desmethyldiazepam, causing the death of John Reniff, 31, of Gladstone, formerly of Howard City. The charge is a felony with a possible 15-year prison sentence.

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Funeral Notices for Feb. 18, 2013

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Monday, Feb. 18, 2013

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CC-Crystal gets 6 seed, Greenville No. 7, Belding No. 8 for team wrestling finals

The Michigan High School Athletic Association announced the seedings for the team wrestling tournament Friday and Saturday, and none of the three local teams still involved were given a high seed. The highest seed went to the Carson City-Crystal Eagles, who will be a six-seed against the New Lothrup Hornets in the Division 4 tournament.