The majority of a home and valuables inside were saved Sunday morning after firefighters were able to extinguish a fire that began in an attic. The Montcalm Township Fire Department was dispatched at 10:14 a.m. to a structure fire at 10850 W. Holland Lake Road.
A 24-year old Rockford man is in custody after being arrested for drunken driving after he ran over a gravestone at the Montcalm Township Cemetery on Johnson Road. Montcalm County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of someone running over headstones in the cemetery at 11:07 p.m. Sunday night.
On a chilly, rain-swept afternoon, when the wind wails like a lost spirit and slate-gray skies seem to seep into your very soul, nothing warms the heart like a good cup of coffee.
Problem is, getting one sometimes entails going outside, out into the very weather you’re trying to avoid. Thanks to local entrepreneur Klif Bartrum, that dreaded trip may now be avoided, assuming you have $5 and access to a phone.
About 60 percent of your body is water, Your brain is 70 percent water, your lungs 90 percent. Every day, you must replace about 2.4 liters of water through drinking and the foods you eat. That’s something residents of Stanton can do with a little more confidence now, thanks to a host of recent improvements to the water system there.
This past spring and summer, as part of the Crown Council’s Smiles For Life campaign, John O’Donald D.D.S. offered teeth whitening services at a significantly reduced price and donated 100 percent of the proceeds to help children facing serious health and educational issues. This year, O’Donald and his staff raised $2,800.
Read funeral notices for Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012.
How much is police protection worth? Is it worth four cups of coffee, two loaves of bread or 1.5 gallons of milk per month? This equates to about $5, or $60 per year for individuals who own a property with a taxable value of $100,000.
Two in a row and four out of the last five. That’s how many volleyball district titles the Belding Redskins have won in the past five years. On Thursday, the Redskins (17-16-5) defeated the Central Montcalm Hornets 25-17, 25-12, 25-13 to sweep the Class B district championship game at Redskin Arena.
The Woman’s Action Network (WAN) announced Penny Dora as its 2012 Woman of the Year. Dora, executive assistant at the Montcalm Area Intermediate School District (MAISD), was honored by family, friends and colleagues Thursday night at the Ash Technology and Learning Center in Greenville.
It looked like the Emily Campbell Show in Greenville. Campbell had 27 kills in the Class A district final Thursday, leading Grand Rapids Forest Hills Central to a sweep of Greenville, 25-23, 25-17, 25-22.