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Devin Pringle, at far right, of the Carson City-Crystal Area Schools alternative and adult education programs, speaks with members of the Crystal Township Board on Wednesday about using the Crystal Township Community Center as a location to host the programs. — Daily News/Cory Smith

Alternative ed, adult ed programs coming to Crystal

When Devin Pringle was handed the reins of Carson City-Crystal Area Schools’ alternative and adult education programs this summer, one of his first tasks was to find a suitable facility. After meeting with members of the Crystal Township Board on Wednesday evening, Pringle now has his facility. Board members approved the use of the Crystal Township Community Center for one year at a rate of $3,000.


Summer library is under way at Cedar Crest in Greenville

One day throughout the summer, students have the ability to attend a summer library program that provides fun and educational programs. Every Tuesday from now until Aug. 20, local students are able to attend Cedar Crest Elementary School in Greenville and participate in its summer library program.

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Texas fugitive caught in Crystal Township

A Texas man wanted for robbery involving a weapon was arrested Monday after fleeing from a Montcalm County Sheriff’s deputies.


Funeral Notices for Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Tuesday, July 16, 2013

A sign is currently posted at the recycling site in Crystal Township, located at the community center, but township board members are worried that residents aren’t following the rules closely enough.

Organization owes Crystal Township $2,350 in back rent

After having not received payment since October 2012, members of the Crystal Township Board have decided to end a contract with God Team Ministries, which allowed the youth ministry service to rent rooms from the Crystal Township Community Center.


Greenville to choose new public safety director within next few weeks; 3 candidates remaining

The city of Greenville has narrowed its search for a Public Safety director to three candidates.
This position, which became vacant when Michael Pousak resigned after just a year on the job, has been filled by Interim Director Michael Stuck since the end of May. After thorough background checks and research on the candidates, City Manager George Bosanic announced the top three candidates for the position.


Funeral Notices — Monday, July 15, 2013

Funeral notices for Monday, July 15, 2013


Greenville man arrested for sexual assault of minor

A 28-year-old Greenville man is in custody after he was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 12-year-old child.

Former Navy man and tattoo artist Wojo is doing brisk business at the tattoo shop he opened in March.

Tattoos by Wojo brings great ink to Stanton

The art of tattooing has been around for centuries. First brought to the attention of the western world in the 1700s by sailors returning from faraway lands, tattoos have a long and — some might say checkered — nautical past.

This pond, located next to the Curtis Building in downtown Edmore, will get dredged this fall after the village council voted 4-3 to accept a $25,000 bid from Outman Excavating in Six Lakes. — Daily News/Elisabeth Waldon

Edmore to dredge pond

The village pond, long a popular site for concerts, photographs and community events, is about to get a makeover. The Edmore Village Council voted 4-3 at last Monday’s meeting to accept a $25,000 bid from Outman Excavating in Six Lakes to dredge the pond. Village President Chet Guild and council members Ed Adams, Chuck Burr and Jerry Rasmussen voted “yes” while Bonnie Ashbaugh, Karen Deja and Art Schuitema voted “no.”