What started as the brainchild of a dedicated city mayor has turned into the most philanthropic organization in Montcalm County, dishing out a $1 million a year in grants and scholarships to the community.
Two Ada men were charged in Montcalm County on Friday with false pretenses in an amount of $100,000 or more after allegedly using state grant funds awarded to a Greenville company in their names to issue checks to themselves and employees.
Funeral notices for Saturday, June 7, 2014
Brooding clouds scudded across the lowering skies of Omaha Beach. June 6, 1944; the salt tang of the English Channel hung heavy in the air as the landing craft’s (LCA’s) churning wake misted the GIs packed shoulder-to-shoulder within the boat’s cramped interior.
The LCA neared the beach and the world erupted in flame and thunder; German mortar shells, machine guns. In the time it takes to draw a breath, the dead and wounded — many of them officers positioned near the front of the boat — outnumbered the uninjured.
Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Friday, June 6, 2014
STANTON — Two Ada men were charged in Montcalm County today with larceny under false pretenses after allegedly using state grant funds awarded to their Greenville company to issue checks to themselves and employees.
When Greenville native Tim Ritter is called to serve his country, he will always step up to the plate.
So when Ritter, a Naval contracting officer division chief, was asked by a friend to join a Department of Defense for the United States Army mission to Afghanistan with a goal of dwindling down the number of private contractors in the area so more troops could come home, he didn’t hesitate to sign up.
Vestaburg’s softball team is going into somewhat uncharted territory on Saturday. The Wolverines will go to Holton for the Division 4 regionals. That’s not so important.
The 42nd annual Frontier Days festival is underway this weekend in Carson City.
Josh Balhorn is just a sophomore. Regardless of his age, the Montabella golfer has displayed enough skill this year to qualify for the Michigan High School Athletic Association Division 4 state golf finals at Bedford Valley Golf Course in Battle Creek today and Saturday.