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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.


Police Reports – Jan. 6

BELDING — Police responded to 11 complaints Thursday. Incidents included: • Larceny, 4:30 p.m., Pineview. GREENVILLE — Police responded to 9 complaints Thursday. Incidents included: • Retail fraud, 6:50 p.m., S. Greenville West Drive. • Armed robbery, 8:33 p.m., W. Grove. STANTON — Montcalm County sheriff’s deputies responded to 25 complaints Thursday. Incidents included: • Eight car-deer accidents. [...]


Funeral Notices for Jan. 6, 2012

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012.