A court trial has been delayed for a local man accused of robbing the Huntington Bank in Greenville at gunpoint last November. Reuben Olson III, 22, was arrested in February at his girlfriend’s home in Shepard. He is charged with armed bank robbery. Olson was scheduled to go to trial Monday in U.S. District Court [...]
Fresh off one of television’s hottest reality shows, NBC’s “The Biggest Loser,” Rockford’s brother-sister duo Jeremy and Conda Britt continue to work to maintain their health and motivate others after they both made it to the final three spots in the show.
A second motorist involved in a two-vehicle accent in Sheridan on April 29 died from injuries sustained in that accident. Timothy Cain, 33 of Sheridan, died Friday morning at Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids from injuries he received in the accident.
GREENVILLE — Involved parents make for successful students, a fact not lost on administrators and teachers at Greenville Middle School. Throughout the year, the school hosts numerous events designed to bring parents through the front doors and into the lives lived daily by their children. Thursday’s Family Activity Night at the school has over the [...]
A Montcalm County judge ruled Thursday that the late Blanche Ash’s estate taxes must be paid from the late Stanley Ash’s qualified terminable interest property (QTIP) trust — but the legal battle is far from over. Probate Judge Charles Simon III ruled that the co-trustees of the QTIP trust — the Ashes’ daughter, Jennifer Ash of Connecticut, and Dale Kris — must pay Blanche Ash’s estate taxes by May 24. The estate taxes total more than $4.3 million.
With two runners on, no outs and the top of the order up the Greenville Yellow Jackets liked their chances to score the tying or even game-winning runs. Unfortunately, Northview pitcher Brian Killinger settled down and the defense, as they had all night, made plays to hold on for a 3-1 win over the Yellow Jackets on Thursday.
The final game of the O-K Blue Conference season for the Belding Redskins baseball team was one they want to forget as soon as possible. Fortunately for them, they play two games today. The Redskins were downed by the Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern Huskies 17-6 Thursday, as the Huskies swept a three-game series.
Middle-school Spanish students took a lunch trip to El Rancho’s after studying the language and culture of Mexico. The idea behind the visit was for the students to interact with El Rancho employees in Spanish, including ordering in Spanish.
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Belding Area Schools sent a letter home with students Thursday to warn of a local man who may be trying to coerce young females to meet with him.
According to a letter from High School Principal Brett Zuver, a Belding-area man may be targeting middle- and high-school females through Facebook and other social media websites.