Hundreds of spectators packed into Crystal Township Park as well as the neighboring public beach and surrounding Crystal area Thursday evening for a 20-minute 4th of July fireworks show. Fireworks were launched from the middle of the lake, creating a spectacular show of lights in the sky and water, followed with echoing booms that filled the air.
An introduction of a new grant program by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality for Storm Water, Asset Management and Waste Water (SAW) has members of Belding City Council hopeful that extra funds could be available to help improve the city’s wastewater plant and more.
Read funeral notices for Friday, July 5, 2013.
A Perrinton man was pulled from Crystal Lake by bystanders around 12:23 p.m. Thursday.
Most people on mission trips travel to other cities, states or countries to help those in need through their church. However, a local church held a mission trip last week to help those right in its own backyard.
Read funeral notices for Wednesday, July 3, 2013.
When Pat McShosh was just 5 years old, she remembers the day when her vacation trip to the family cottage near Crystal Lake came to an end and she and her family had to return to their home in Dearborn.
This year’s Dizzi Daze celebration in Six Lakes is shaping up to be one of the best held there in years, according to Dizzi Daze Committee President Gina Kotenko. In addition to many longstanding favorites, several new offerings — including a street dance — have been added to the mix.
The festival runs Friday and Saturday.
A Greenville teenager known for his expertise in showing poultry during the Montcalm County 4-H Fair walked away with more than he bargained for after being declared this year’s sweepstakes showmanship champion.
Business is booming in the city of Stanton and on Tuesday, city officials, state representatives and local business people gathered to note the recent influx of new businesses to the city.