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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 [...]
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.
The newest employee of the Montcalm County Sheriff’s Office enjoys tracking down criminals, sniffing out drug busts and chewing on toys. He really, really likes chewing on toys.
Ronin, age 2, is a Dutch shepherd dog. He’s also Deputy Justin Schafer’s new partner in fighting crime.
Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015
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.
In the rear of his garage, with steady hands and a focused gaze, Milton Rackham can often be found working away, one upholstery repair job at a time. At the age of 90, well beyond the earliest chance to retire, his work keeps him busy, and more importantly, happy and humble.
Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Tuesday, Aug. 25, 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.
Belding girls 5th ,boys 12th at St. Johns: The Redskin boys were 1212 out of 13 teams at the St. Johns Night Meet Friday. The boys got 320 points while the girls had 163 for fifth. Top boys runners were Blake Flynn in 50th (19:01.2), Justin McMaster in 80th (20:06.3), Royce Braman in 85th (20:27.5), Tommy Myles in 88th (20:33.8) and Zac Brown in 107th (21:37.8)…