Funeral notices for Monday, April 28, 2014
In the early minutes of March 27, shortly after midnight, Sgt. Judy Taylor of the Belding Police Department signed out of service and into retirement.
Scott Rigsby was just a regular 18-year-old Georgia teen when a serious crash took both of his legs.
Ten years of rehabilitation, 26 surgeries and a battle with prescription drug addiction almost proved too much. But the tragedy would not defeat him. Instead, it motivated him.
Dining at Aunt Stephie’s Cafe is a lot like eating at your grandmother’s house; the “down home” food is all made from scratch, there’s plenty of it and you feel as if you’re surrounded by friends and family.
Funeral notices for Saturday, April 26, 2014
Surrounded by students she has mentored, guided and influenced throughout this past year, Laurie Stewart could only smile while shedding a few tears as she came to a realization Thursday evening.
“They don’t need me anymore,” she said. “They are definitely using their peer influence to help other people and they are making it sustainable.”
That was the goal from the beginning — to create a new, positive culture in Montcalm County.
The exodus from cities to suburbs is a part of American culture.
Soldiers returning from World War II and Korea moved with their families to quiet little streets in new developments made possible by the country’s burgeoning infrastructure, particularly the highway system. In recent decades, even those suburbs have come to seem too crowded to many, and new developments have sprouted like mushrooms in previously rural areas.
Read funeral notices for Friday, April 25, 2014.
The Greenville Department of Public Safety is investigating a situation in which a Greenville student was offered a ride and then followed by a man.
Today, Greenville Public Schools Superintendent Pete Haines emailed all parents who have provided an email address to the school’s email system, notifying them of the situation.
It’s a moment no firefighter wants to come across when searching through a burning home — the sound of a trapped dog barking for help or the discovery of a frightened cat hiding under a bed.
But those moments do happen, and just as firefighters would rescue an adult or child, those animals also need rescue.