Supervisor positions are up for vote on Nov. 6 in two of Montcalm County’s most active and growing communities — Eureka Township and Montcalm Township.
The Greenville boys soccer season didn’t go as well as coach Chris Hamman would have liked it to. The Yellow Jackets finished with a 5-13 overall and 2-8 in the O-K Bronze Conference. That was fifth out of the seven teams in the conference.
The losses keep piling up for Montabella’s volleyball team. The Mustangs lost their 7th dual match in a row Tuesday when they fell to the Ashley Bears 25-10, 25-18, 25-17.
Read the funeral notices for Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012.
A young man’s desire for a glass of water before heading to bed may have turned out to be a life-saving gesture after he entered the kitchen to find the ceiling on fire. Rusty Vansiclen, 22, one of four Trufant-area residents living at 15721 W. Stanton road, said had he not walked into the kitchen Wednesday afternoon to get a glass of water, as he regularly does before going to sleep, the fire that was quickly extinguished by Maple Valley Township firefighters could have “been a lot worse” for he and his roomates, who were asleep.
Three of nine positions on the Montcalm County Board of Commissioners are being contested in the Nov. 6 election.
Many residents gathered at the Montcalm Community College Ash Technology and Learning Center in Greenville on Tuesday evening to ask political candidates questions before the Nov. 6 election.
Students from Greenville High School’s advanced placement government class had another successful candidate forum Tuesday night. For the past three years, students from Tim O’Brien’s government class have put together and facilitated a candidate forum to help voters become more familiar with issues on the ballot, as well as to give voters a chance to meet the candidates.
A Greenville resident who not only served his local community, but his country in World War II, has died after a brief illness. Edward Johnson, 93, of Greenville, was a World War II hero and kind heart to many in the Greenville area.
Gov. Rick Snyder and 70th District State Rep Rick Outman will participate in a town hall meeting Friday at Montcalm Community College in Sidney.