The village of Pierson was home to a recall vote Tuesday. Now it’s on to the next one.
A red Pontiac Grand Prix was headed north on M-91 and a white Dodge van was headed east on Kendaville when the van apparently ran a stop sign and hit the Grand Prix. Two patients were transported by ambulance to a hospital.
A Muir man is being charged with 11 crimes related to child pornography. Investigators from the Michigan State Police Lakeview Post’s Ionia detachment arrested James Hay, 53, at his home in Muir following a lengthy investigation.
Montcalm County is now contracting with Republic Services for local recycling options. Recycle World on the corner of Sidney Road and M-91 in Montcalm Township is no longer a drop-off location for recyclables.
Construction has started at Ellis Elementary School in Belding, where three new kindergarten rooms are being built along with two rooms added to the middle wing of the school. Those classrooms will be ready for use at the start of the 2012-2013 school year.
The Greenville city budget beginning July 1 and ending June 30, 2013, has been completed and proposed to the Greenville City Council for its first look. Although City Manager George Bosanic said the budget was one of his hardest yet to balance, he said it was able to be balanced without cutting services or layoffs.
BELDING — Police responded to 15 complaints Wednesday. Incidents included: • Disorderly person, 4:23 a.m., Pleasant. • Well being check, 1:46 p.m., Front. • Harassment, 10:34 p.m., Kenwood. GREENVILLE — Police responded to 21 complaints Wednesday. Incidents included: • Liquor violation, 12:18 a.m., W. Washington. • Larceny, 1:56 p.m., W. Washington. • Retail fraud, 2:57 [...]
FRIDAY Loretta Rathbun — 11 a.m., Cato Township Cemetery. (Brigham Funeral Chapel, Lakeview) Foss White — 11 a.m., Shiloh Community Church. (Johnson-Feuerstein Funeral Home, Belding) Albert E. ‘A.E.’ Zimbelman — 11 a.m., Simpson Family Funeral Home, Sheridan. SATURDAY Richard ‘Dick’ Grant — 11 a.m., St. Mary Catholic Church, Miriam. (Johnson-Feuerstein Funeral Home, Belding) Donald Huddleston [...]
Habitat for Humanity’s Women’s Build Day is a time for women to join together to make a difference. Women’s Build Day will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at 704 N. Fifth St., according to Mo Beach, executive director for Montcalm County Habitat for Humanity.
On the former site of the Montcalm County 4-H Fairgrounds, a place where children and adults previously worked together every summer creating lifelong memories, a new facility will be built where people young and old can learn together towards a goal of higher education. On Tuesday afternoon, representatives from Montcalm Community College (MCC), along with many other involved groups, officially broke ground on the new MCC Advanced Technology Center in front of more than 80 spectators.