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Funeral Notices – April 24, 2014

Read funeral notices for Thursday, April 24, 2014.

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Vestaburg Community Schools, prom affected by spring storm

The aftermath of severe spring weather earlier this month has given officials at Vestaburg Community Schools several new projects to juggle.
The school district’s central office building, located at 7188 Avenue B, sustained interior and exterior wind and water damage in a storm on Saturday, April 12. Other school buildings and equipment were damaged as well.

Stanton Mayor Monica Tissue-Daws, left, and City Manager James Freed discuss the city’s newly-adopted capital improvement plan.

Stanton balances, approves 2014-2015 budget

Taxes won’t be going up anytime soon in this city. At Tuesday evening’s meeting, the Stanton City Commission approved a 2014-2015 budget that not only balances, but won’t be adding any tax burden to city residents.

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Former Lakeview coach elected to Hall of Fame

Greg Oshnock spent 22 years coaching football at Lakeview High School. Oshnock led the Wildcats to four Central State Activities Association titles and seven appearances in the state playoffs in his 22 years.

Ryan Oshnock coaches for Eastern Michigan University during a game last season. Oshnock will coach Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern this fall.

Lakeview grad gets FHN varsity coaching job

Ryan Oshnock is keeping high school coaching in the family. The 2003 Lakeview graduate was recently hired as the varsity football coach at Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern High School.

Greenville’s Beth Gantz rips a first inning single against Cedar Springs on Tuesday at home. Gantz had two hits in a 7-6 game one victory.

Greenville softball sweeps Cedar Springs

Fresh off a weekend tournament championship at Morley Stanwood, the Greenville Yellow Jackets softball team was hoping to keep its solid play going against a conference rival. On Tuesday, the Yellow Jackets did just that and swept the Cedar Springs Red Hawks in an O-K Bronze doubleheader at home. Greenville took game one 7-6 and rallied late to win game two 8-5.

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ROUNDUP: Prep scores from Tuesday, April 22

Greenville sweeps Cedar Springs: The Yellow Jackets remained undefeated with a pair of wins against Cedar Springs at home on Tuesday. Greenville mercied the Red Hawks 10-0 in five innings in game one…

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Funeral Notices — Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Funeral notices for Wednesday, April 23, 2014

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Greenville Council sets street closure schedule for downtown events

The thermometer dipped into the waters of Baldwin Lake this week and read a chilly 58 degrees, but that won’t stop the hundreds of athletes gearing up for next month’s Tri-Greenville Triathlon.

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Belding Area Schools facing budget deficit for coming school year

According to Finance Director Adrienne Barna, the budget projection will change based on information from the state and additional reductions that may be necessary prior to the June board meeting where the 2014-2015 budget will be presented to the board for approval. In its current state, the proposed budget will operate at a deficit of $846,373.