Read funeral notices for Friday, November 30, 2012.
A boy is being treated at Spectrum Health United Hospital in Greenville for non-life threatening injuries after being hit while riding his bicycle to school this morning.
A gazebo now sits overlooking Baldwin Lake on the Fred Meijer Flat River Trail in Fred Meijer’s honor. The Greenville Area Community Foundation, Spectrum Health United Hospital and Montcalm County Habitat for Humanity collaborated to build the gazebo honoring Meijer.
For eight years, the city of Belding has been with the same manager in Randy DeBruine, but on Wednesday, after submitting his letter of resignation to members of city council, the search will now begin for a new leader. DeBruine will step down Dec. 28 — 30 days after submitting his letter, as is written in his contract, to accept a new position as the Kent County Sheriff’s administrative officer.
Christmas events are coming to towns throughout Montcalm County and surrounding areas this holiday season. Here’s a look at some of the upcoming activities.
No one was injured in a house fire that is believed to have started in the living room Wednesday afternoon. Day Township Fire Department Chief Mike Wyczesany said homeowners were not home when the fire started at 4985 E. McBrides Road, located south of Edmore.
Read the funeral notices for Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012.
Even the most mature adults, when talking about being victimized by a crime, are reduced to a queasy stomach, sweaty palms, stammering answers and unwelcome tears while testifying in the sterile environment of an imposing courtroom in front of unsmiling, suit-wearing strangers. Imagine how it feels for a child.
Thanksgiving 2012 has come and gone, the fall decorations have been put away and the Christmas ones are now out. More importantly, the rivalry football games have now mostly been played and the postseason picture is becoming a little clearer.
A bomb threat displaced more than 75 students and faculty from Palo Community Schools on Wednesday afternoon. Ionia County Central Dispatch received a call at about 12:45 p.m. regarding a bomb threat at the elementary school that houses kindergarten through sixth grade.