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A man suspected of at least two incidents of indecent exposure in Howard City has been arrested. Corey Alan Crawford, 21, of Howard City, turned himself in to police on Nov. 19.
One male and two female suspects have been arrested after police conducted a methamphetamine investigation at the Flat River Inn in Greenville on Saturday and found the three in possession of of meth. Montcalm County Sheriff’s deputies, with the assistance of the Greenville Department of Public Safety, conducted the investigation and made contact with the three suspects at the Flat River Inn at 2 a.m.
Black Thursday is the new Black Friday. Stores had a double opportunity to turn a profit for the holiday season this year, with many businesses opening on Thanksgiving Day, as well as on traditional Black Friday.
With a little more than a week before the boys high school basketball season begins, one thing is for certain, the Lakeview Wildcats will feature a very young team. With just two returning seniors, it’s very possible the Wildcats could have not one, not two, but three sophomores in the starting lineup this season.
The Central Montcalm Public School Board of Education approved a request from the Stanton city manager and amended general and food service funds at Wednesday’s meeting. Stanton City Manager James Freed explained how the city is in the process of upgrading water and sewer systems to improve the quality of water and improve fire protection for residents.
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Landing a job as an intern with the Detroit Pistons is no easy trick, but Central Michigan University senior Kyle Russell is determined to give it his best shot. Majoring in sports management with minor in business administration, Russell is aware of the large role money plays in the world of professional sports. By finding creative ways to market tickets to an upcoming Pistons game, Russell hopes to at least get an interview with the team’s management. As part of a class project, Russell — who played basketball for Central Montcalm High School before graduating in 2003 — is helping promote a special online ticket offer for the Pistons.
As Belding City Council members prepared to vote Tuesday night on the appointment of Jon McGowan to the Planning Commission, McGowan came forward with some choice words before removing himself as a candidate. Planning Commission members voted in favor 4-2 to appoint McGowan to the commission during a previous meeting in October. That decision was to be voted on by city council members on Nov. 6, however, the decision was postponed to Tuesday’s meeting so council members could review the minutes from the planning commission meeting.
The Greenville City Council approved two property tax exemption agreements for real and personal property regarding future agreements. During Tuesday night’s meeting, the council took a look at the the old property tax exemption agreement – a clawback agreement – and made it into two documents, which was proposed by the city’s legal counsel. A clawback agreement requires repayment of tax abatements if a company moves or fails to create jobs that are agreed upon in a 12-year abatement.