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ROUNDUP: Prep scores from Saturday, Jan 10

Greenville second at Rockford: The Yellow Jackets went 4-1 at the Rockford Tournament on Saturday. Greenville defeated Rockford “B” 61-15, Harrison Township L’Anse Creuse 50-24, Okemos 65-9 and Tri County 39-32. In the finals, Greenville lost to Grand Ledge 37-18…


CC-Crystal beats Sacred Heart in battle of top ranked teams

A pair of No. 1-ranked teams had a classic down-to-the wire match-up that came down to the last shot. Carson City-Crystal, ranked No. 1 in Class C in the first Associated Press poll posted this season, outlasted Class D No. 1-ranked Mount Pleasant Sacred Heart 38-37.


ED GILBERT: The ‘game’ is in my way

Maybe one can’t really concentrate on hunting or fishing this time of year, since we’ve had some weather that has been less than agreeable. However, I have a problem with either sport about this time of year.


Funeral Notices for Jan. 12, 2015

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Monday, Jan. 12, 2015

City of Greenville Planning Commission member Jack Corner, Chairman David Ralph and Vice Chairman Mike Gustin look at the potential road connections on the preliminary site plan map of the Hathaway Properties, LLC planned unit development (PUD).

Greenville planners review ordinance for Hathaway Planned Unit Development

On Thursday, Planning Commission members reviewed a draft of an ordinance concerning the Hathaway Properties, LLC planned unit development (PUD). The Planning Commission made no amendments or comments to the ordinance and approved it back to the City Council for a public hearing at the regular City Council meeting on Jan. 20.

Belding Mayor Ron Gunderson, top, and Belding Councilman Jerry Lallo, below, speaks Friday during their clarity/factual review hearing regarding recall language submitted against them at the Ionia County Courthouse.  (Daily News | Cory Smith)

Recall language approved against Belding mayor, councilman

Citizen efforts toward recall elections in Belding are now becoming a familiar obstacle for members of the Belding City Council.

Bailey Lance

Carson City-Crystal student Bailey Lance dies 5 days after car crash

Carson City-Crystal High School sophomore Bailey Lance died Thursday afternoon, five days after he was involved in a one-car crash, not far from his Crystal home.


Funeral notices for Jan. 10, 2015

Funeral notices for Saturday, January 10, 2015


4-day work week permanent in Belding

A 16-month trial period that revolved around the number of days worked per week by city employees has now come to a finite conclusion. In a 4-1 vote by members of Belding City Council Tuesday, with councilman Dennis Cooper opposed, city employees will now permanently work a four-day work week, consisting of 10-hour days, working 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday.


SPORTS GALORE: Vote for Tram

Alan Trammell deserves to be enshrined in Cooperstown. That is my opinion, which is shared by many, but unfortunately, is not shared by enough of the members of the Baseball Writer’s Association of America (BBWAA). They are the ones responsible for voting each and every year.