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Waterfowl hunting is a favorite of the MacMillens. Shown with one day’s take from left is Nolan MacMillen, son of Jeff MacMillen.

WOODS & WATER: Local families keeping hunting traditions strong

In Michigan, there is a long tradition — some even call it a rite of passage — that many youngsters learn each year. All the modern technology in the world cannot compare to the feeling, the smell, the sound of the crisp outdoors and the rush one gets the moment a deer comes into sight.

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BUSINESS BEAT: Stanton man launches Life Document Storage service

What do you do when you can’t find a business service you need? Bill Simpson Jr. decided to start his own.


Funeral notices — Saturday, September 28, 2013

Funeral notices for Saturday, September 28, 2013

About 50 people gathered inside the Winter Inn in Greenville Thursday evening for the announcement of the 2014 Fred and Lena Meijer Spirit of Caring award recipient. Dr. Joyce London, to her surprise, was selected as the 9th recipient of the award. — Daily News/Cory Smith

Joyce London selected as 2014 Spirit of Caring Award recipient

Dr. Joyce London was patiently seated at the Winter Inn restaurant Thursday evening as she waited to congratulate and honor a friend during the presentation of the 2014 Fred and Lena Meijer Spirit of Caring award.

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.


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.


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.