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A panoramic view from the 50-yard line of the visitors’ bleachers, located on the east side of the field. Fans will sit well above the field while still remaining relatively close to the sidelines. — Daily News/Cory Smith

Greenville’s new Legacy Field brings everything together (Photo Gallery)

Black Field was home to Greenville High School football for many decades. And now Legacy Field will be home to those same high school football games for many decades to come. The two fields, though, are no doubt linked forever in more ways than one.

Greenville resident Nels Hansen, left, hosted Danish visitors Vicki Angelika Thygesen Jensen, center, and Lis Jensen. Both were in town for this year’s Danish Festival. — Daily News/Cory Smith

Danish visitors enjoyed festival

This year’s Danish Festival was a lot of fun for Lis Jensen and Vicki Angelika Thygesen Jensen, both of whom were visiting our city from Denmark. But according to Lis, the celebration didn’t exactly mirror the typical Danish lifestyle.

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Greenville Department of Public Safety to get new police cruiser

The Greenville Department of Public Safety will have a new police cruiser on patrol. During Tuesday night’s regular meeting, the Greenville City Council approved the purchase of the new cruiser.

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Funeral Notices for Aug. 22, 2012

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Wednesday. Aug. 22, 2012

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Montabella girls lead local teams in first run

Cross country season is officially underway after four local teams ran in the Early Season Warrior Invitational Tuesday at Chippewa Hills High School. Central Moncalm, Greenville, Lakeview and Montabella each participated in the event.

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GUEST VIEW: Students needs rest, routine and reading

When you hear, “back to school” do you envision dollar signs streaming out of your wallet? Does the excited shine in your child’s eye as they anticipate the day after Labor Day mean shopping for school clothes, paying sports team fees, purchasing school supplies, fundraisers for activities and buying shoes, shoes and more shoes? It makes you wonder how you can afford groceries and gas this month.

Greenville High Class of 1962 members, from left, Ann Corner, Laurel Christensen, Stan Blumberg, Rusty Schlienz, and Dave Wininger stand beside the plaque that depicts the story of Centennial Clock. The class donated the plaque during their 50-year class reunion. — Daily News/Lonnie Allen

Centennial Clock dedicated at Greenville’s new football stadium

Monday started a new legacy that was handed down from a community, which began in 1912 at the old Greenville Central Intermediate School with a clock. Greenville Public Schools Superintendent Pete Haines commenced the dedication of the 100-year-old clock by reversing the revolutions of the clocks hands with his words.

Items a person will need to make the back-to-school board. Daily News/Kelli Ameling

SHE: Back-to-school bulletin board

College student Sara Bass used her creative ways to make a bulletin board equipped to hold some of her favorite photos from college.

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SHE: Back-to-school products for women

A panel reviewed the following items, which are great for any female student:

Bruce Bentley, left, and Andy Spry have seen a steady increase in business over the past year at Sports Galore.

Sports Galore celebrates first anniversary

Lions and Tigers and … well … so far, no Bears, but as Greenville’s premier sports store, Sports Galore, continues to grow into its second year, there’s no telling what will happen. Opened a year ago July 28, the store has moved steadily forward despite a challenging economy. Owned by business partners Bruce Bentley and Andy Spry, the store caters to professionals, high school and college athletes, and “weekend warriors.”