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Bruce Wireman

Sand Lake man with lengthy record arrested again

A local man with a lengthy criminal record was arrested Thursday for breaking and entering and stealing — again. 
Bruce Wireman, 32, of Sand Lake, was arraigned and charged with breaking and entering a building with intent. He is scheduled for a preliminary examination Jan. 17 in 64B District Court.


Central Montcalm student suspended for tampering with laptops

One Central Montcalm High School student is suspended for 10 days and could face further disciplinary action after allegedly disabling security measures on school computers.

Bobbi Franklin

Cousins steal from co-worker at Wolverine World Wide

A Howard City woman was sentenced Thursday after she and her cousin stole from the woman’s co-worker.
Bobbi Franklin, 33, previously pleaded guilty to a felony charge of illegal sale or use of a financial transaction device. Three additional charges were dismissed in exchange for her plea.

Daniel Fuller

Greenville man facing prison time for drunken moped crash

A Greenville man admitted Thursday to driving and crashing a moped while drunk last month.


Sheridan fire department receiving new brush fire truck

The Sheridan Community Fire Department will soon have a new brush fire truck thanks to donations from area businesses and a lot of support from the community.

Carson City-Crystal’s Maxxton Jolls practices his jump shot during Thursday’s practice.

CC-Crystal’s Jolls excels on court, lanes

Carson City-Crystal’s Maxxton Jolls is on a roll.
Not only has Jolls been helping out the varsity basketball team this winter, he’s been having a good year at Carson City Lanes to boot.


Online registration open for Yellow Jacket Challenge

Right now there is snow and ice on the streets and trials. Not the best conditions for running outdoors.
Come April, hopefully, that will not be the case.

Surgeons and nurses at Sheridan Community Hospital prepare the operating room for a minimally invasive spine surgery.  (Daily News/Cory Smith)

Neurosurgery practice partners with Sheridan Community Hospital

Sheridan Community Hospital is expecting big results from a new neurosurgery practice that partnered with the facility over the summer.

The woodwork art, “Exercises in Walnut” by Larry Snow of Greenville, is one of the many art pieces that will be, on display at Green Acres Retirement Living in Greenville for the facility's inaugural ArtPrize contest, which will be Jan. 17 to 26. (Daily News/Ryan Schlehuber)

Green Acres welcomes artists to compete in inaugural art contest

Area residents are encouraged to enjoy art and help a worthy cause by visiting the debut of Green Acres Retirement Living’s ArtPrize Jan. 17 to 26.


Raines to run for Montcalm County drain commissioner

Sandy Raines announced her candidacy Thursday for Montcalm County drain commissioner. Raines, the deputy drain commissioner, plans to campaign for Drain Commissioner Donald Cooper’s seat in the Nov. 6 election.