The third inning of game two was the difference for the Belding Redskins in an otherwise close matchup on the softball diamond with the Lakeview Wildcats. The Redskins exploded with six hits and eight runs to break a 1-1 tie in the top of the third inning and went on to defeat the Wildcats 11-3 in game two. Game one was a pitchers duel that went to the Redskins 1-0.
The Carson City Council learned Tuesday that its water utility earned the Water Utility of the Year award from the Michigan Rural Water Association. Tim Neumann, executive director of the Michigan Rural Water Association, presented the award to the city council during its regular meeting.
The 50-some seniors in Montabella High School’s graduating class of 2012 each have their own unique personality, style and future ahead of them. But six of those seniors have experienced their own personal heartbreak — tragedies no one would wish on any young man or woman.
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Two teens were arrested and two others were transported to the hospital after officers responded on a medical run of a 15-year-old who was incoherent and having difficulty breathing.
Valedictorian Morghan Minnick stood before her 109 Central Montcalm classmates in a warm high school gym at Sunday afternoon commencement exercises and told them this day was not an ending but a beginning. The graduating seniors, wearing green and black gowns, were surrounded by family and friends who whooped and cheered proudly as the men and women crossed the stage and received their diplomas.
Saturday was one of the better days for a track meet, but only if you were a spectator. “It had to be at least 90 degrees at the track at Houseman (Field) and there was no air because you’re in a bowl,” Greenville girls track coach Sharon Gianacakos said.
EUREKA TOWNSHIP — A Lansing man is dead after suffering from a heart attack while kayaking on Wabasis Creek. Montcalm County Sheriff’s deputies, Montcalm County Emergency Services and Greenville Department of Public Safety officers responded to a remote section of Wabasis Creek Saturday evening at 6:10 p.m. A group of friends were kayaking on the [...]
Melissa Brainard was determined to walk across the Lakeview High School stage wearing a cap and gown, despite the odds. At 15 and just a sophomore in high school, Brainard became a mother. On commencement day, June 3, the 17-year-old will not only receive her high school diploma, she will continue her journey to becoming [...]
EUREKA TOWNSHIP — Three missing children have been found after Montcalm County Sheriff’s deputies and Greenville Department of Public Safety officers searched and located the children Saturday evening. Officers responded to the call regarding the missing children at 5 p.m. on Stakes Road near Baker road near the Flat River, who were last seen in [...]