WASHINGTON — Dolinda Riley Barnes died at age 28 after battling breast cancer for four years.
Montcalm County Clerk’s Office and Prosecutor’s Office employees soon may be working behind bulletproof glass.
The future of court security is still unknown, but the Board of Commissioners is being proactive in the meantime.
Changes at the Montcalm County Animal Control continued to be discussed Tuesday.
Former Animal Control Director Patricia Lentz’s position was eliminated Sept. 26 as part of $1.3 million in county budget cuts.
Commissioners previously voted to hire a part-time shelter assistant to help Animal Control Officer Angie Sova.
Equalization Department employees are missing their assessment roll specialist.
Senior Appraiser Kay Vestergaard and Address Administrator Deb Becker appeared Tuesday before the Montcalm County Finance & Personnel Committee and again asked commissioners to reinstate former Assessment Roll Specialist Yvonne Niswonger.
Black Field was dedicated in 1936. In between. it has been used for football, soccer, track and field, softball and much more. More recently, football players begin playing on Black Field as young as 7-years-old and wrap up their careers as seniors in high school.
Greenville Public Schools got a favorable review on the district’s annual financial audit.
Phillip Saurman, an accountant at Hungerford, Aldrin, Nichols and Carter PC in Greenville, gave the district an unqualified opinion on its money management practices and federal compliance audit.
Bob Swanson didn’t stay retired for long.
The former Carson City-Crystal Area Schools superintendent is back with the district after the Board of Education approved a proposal to hire him as a financial consultant.
STANTON — A Crystal man pleaded guilty after attempting to elude police while drunk on his motorcycle this summer. Brice Hillard, 29, appeared in a wheelchair Thursday in 8th Judicial Circuit Court. He pleaded guilty to operating while intoxicated third offense. Hillard could receive up to five years in prison for the felony, but he likely [...]
A man who held his mother hostage with a crossbow as a “prisoner of war” last January pleaded guilty last week.
Daniel Freshney, 44, of Vestaburg, was arrested and charged with felonious assault after his mother reported him to the Michigan State Police Lakeview Post.
A former receptionist at Orchard View Veterinary Clinic in Montcalm Township was sentenced to jail time last week for stealing and using animal medication from his employer.
Travis Hill, 24, of Greenville, was charged with larceny in a building and possession of narcotics less than 25 grams.