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JUST IN: Strategic planning topic at Greenville school board

One of the many topics the Greenville Public Schools Board of Education discussed at its meeting Monday night revolved around preparing for the districts next strategic plan.


JUST IN: Opinions on Lakeview sidewalk ordinance heard

A possible snow removal ordinance was again the focus of Monday evening’s meeting of the Lakeview Village Council.


JUST IN: Montcalm County committee members discuss dog kennel ordinance

Committee members representing the Montcalm County Board of Commissioners discussed and vote on multiple county issues Monday, including a kennel ordinance, a newly created military department and whether to fund a wage study of elected officials.

A look at the Detroit Pistons court during the Greenville Yellow Jackets/Belding Redskins girls basketball game at The Palace of Auburn Hills on Saturday. - Daily News/Ryan Schlehuber

Greenville sweeps rival Belding at The Palace

It was an experience the Greenville and Belding varsity basketball programs won’t forget anytime soon. Well, the Belding boys and girls team might want to forget the final scores. The rest, they will remember.


ROUNDUP: Prep scores from Saturday, Jan 10

Greenville second at Rockford: The Yellow Jackets went 4-1 at the Rockford Tournament on Saturday. Greenville defeated Rockford “B” 61-15, Harrison Township L’Anse Creuse 50-24, Okemos 65-9 and Tri County 39-32. In the finals, Greenville lost to Grand Ledge 37-18…


CC-Crystal beats Sacred Heart in battle of top ranked teams

A pair of No. 1-ranked teams had a classic down-to-the wire match-up that came down to the last shot. Carson City-Crystal, ranked No. 1 in Class C in the first Associated Press poll posted this season, outlasted Class D No. 1-ranked Mount Pleasant Sacred Heart 38-37.


ED GILBERT: The ‘game’ is in my way

Maybe one can’t really concentrate on hunting or fishing this time of year, since we’ve had some weather that has been less than agreeable. However, I have a problem with either sport about this time of year.


Funeral Notices for Jan. 12, 2015

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Monday, Jan. 12, 2015

City of Greenville Planning Commission member Jack Corner, Chairman David Ralph and Vice Chairman Mike Gustin look at the potential road connections on the preliminary site plan map of the Hathaway Properties, LLC planned unit development (PUD).

Greenville planners review ordinance for Hathaway Planned Unit Development

On Thursday, Planning Commission members reviewed a draft of an ordinance concerning the Hathaway Properties, LLC planned unit development (PUD). The Planning Commission made no amendments or comments to the ordinance and approved it back to the City Council for a public hearing at the regular City Council meeting on Jan. 20.

Belding Mayor Ron Gunderson, top, and Belding Councilman Jerry Lallo, below, speaks Friday during their clarity/factual review hearing regarding recall language submitted against them at the Ionia County Courthouse.  (Daily News | Cory Smith)

Recall language approved against Belding mayor, councilman

Citizen efforts toward recall elections in Belding are now becoming a familiar obstacle for members of the Belding City Council.