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Greenville senior Leah Somerfield, left, battles for the ball with an opponent from Forest Hills Eastern on Thursday at home.

Greenville remains perfect in O-K Bronze

Greenville started strong and they finished even stronger. The Yellow Jackets volleyball team remained undefeated in the O-K Bronze with a convincing 25-21, 25-14, 19-25, 25-15 win over Forest Hills Eastern on Thursday night at North Gym.

Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson speaks with employees at the Greenville Secretary of State office Thursday morning. — Daily News/Cory Smith

Michigan Secretary of State Johnson visits Greenville office

A trip to the Secretary of State office is made for a variety of reasons — renewing one’s license, purchasing a new license plate, or registering to vote. But on Thursday, one visitor made a trip to the local Greenville office simply to say thank you to the employees working behind the desk.

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Funeral Notices for Sept. 27, 2013

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Friday, Sept. 27, 2013

Ferris State University sophomore Justin Zimmer (48) makes a play on Ashland quarterback Tra’Von Chapman during Saturday’s 34-7 road win.

Zimmer earns GLIAC, national football honors

Just three years ago, Greenville High School graduate Justin Zimmer was excelling on the sidelines in a Yellow Jackets football uniform. Today, Zimmer is excelling on the sidelines in a Ferris State University football uniform.

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ROUNDUP: Prep scores from Wednesday, Sept. 25

Chippewa Hills 3, Lakeview 0: The Warriors defeated the host Wildcats on Wednesday night in straight sets 25-21, 25-15, 26-24. Estelle Molitor led the Wildcats with 14 assists…

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United and Kelsey leader to assume new role at Spectrum

Spectrum Health United and Kelsey President Christina Freese-Decker is moving on from her Greenville-based position.

Making the Grade | Janet Ralph

MAKING THE GRADE: How the tools of technology being used in local schools

Last week I introduced the topic of virtual schools and I admitted that it is a challenging topic to address in the amount of space that I have. This week I want to continue the discussion by writing about two areas that I know best.

Guest View | Victoria Simon

GUEST VIEW: Families prepare for the MEAP

Make sure you have your test booklet, answer document and a No 2 pencil. Mark only one answer for each question. Completely fill in the corresponding circle on your answer document with your best choice.

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OUR VIEW: Michigan’s legislators face fall challenges

Our state Legislature is back in session, apparently having spent this summer in the hustings garnering the wishes and concerns of the ordinary folks.

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2 injured after vehicle overturns in gravel pit

Two men were hospitalized this morning after the vehicle they were driving went off the road and overturned in a gravel pit. Montcalm County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an off-road, personal injury crash report at approximately 3:14 a.m. this morning.