A patchwork of 13 years of unique and individual memories – ones of personal triumph and lessons learned – unfolded Thursday evening as 48 Montabella High School graduates received their high school diplomas.
Grattan Academy’s 2012 graduating class had a lot to be proud of and celebrate during Thursday’s commencement ceremony. The class of 27 students not only received their diplomas on graduation day, but they took their last moments together to highlight one another before saying goodbye.
Duty, honor, country; this is the motto of the United States Military Academy at West Point, a school with a long tradition of turning out leaders. Since its founding in 1802, the school has graduated the likes of Generals Douglas MacArthur and George Patton, President Eisenhower and a host of other luminaries. Next fall, Central Montcalm High School (CMHS) senior Forrest Bartz will join their august ranks when he enters school there as a cadet.
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Memorial Day weekend is considered the official start of summer, but for the members of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Lester J. Sitts VFW Post 5065 in Sheridan it begins in January.
A senior class project helped Cora Okkema discover a way to twine her love of farm life into her college studies.
Farming and being part of a small, rural community are important to Cora, who is graduating seventh in her class from Montabella High School.
We hired Rick Snyder to be governor of the state of Michigan. He took over a state in a horrible financial position with unfunded (meaning no money set aside) public liabilities reaching more than $60 billion.
The Michigan State Police Lakeview Post is continuing to search for a Morley man who allegedly fled during an attempted traffic stop early this morning. Police are asking for the public’s help in finding Alan Phelps, 35. He is a white male, about 6 feet, 2 inches tall. He weighs about 240 pounds. He has [...]
FENWICK – A Fenwick man has been charged with attempted murder and other charges after allegedly shooting his girlfriend in the head. Ronald Kent, 52, is charged with assault with intent to commit murder (a felony with a possible life sentence), two counts of felony firearms (each a two-year felony) and manufacturing more than 20 [...]