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ROUNDUPS: Girls basketball results from Tuesday, Nov. 27

Lakeview 60, Evart 20: The Wildcats opened the season with a win against the other Wildcats Tuesday night. Megan Leach led Lakeview with 19 points, followed by Andrea Henry with 16 and Estelle Molitor with 14…

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Michigan State Police Lakeview post welcomes 4 troopers

The Michigan State Police recently welcomed four new troopers to its Lakeview post. Mark Fisher, Evan Mize, Benjamin Stadler and Andrew Young recently graduated from the 123rd Trooper Recruit School in Lansing.

Guest View | Victoria Simon

GUEST VIEW: Education goals based on growth, not achievement

Imagine lining up to run a 5-K race then realizing some runners get to start a half a kilometer in front of the starting line but you are two kilometers behind the starting line. That’s not fair, is it?


Belding Labor Day Homecoming Board and Committee disbands

The current fate of the signature summer event in downtown Belding now rests in the hands of the unknown after members of the Belding Labor Day Homecoming Board and Committee chose to disband after the group’s October meeting. Committee Chairman Mike Tefft quelled all rumors during last week’s Belding City Council meeting when he chose to address members of the city council personally.


Funeral Notices for Nov. 27, 2012

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2012

Central Montcalm’s Savannah Case posts up looking for a pass during a game last year. The Hornets travel to Carson City tonight to begin the 2012-13 girls high school basketball season.

Central Montcalm, CC-Crystal to start girls hoops season

After three weeks of practice and scrimmages, the girls high school basketball season is set to tip off tonight with five area games. The featured matchup takes place in Carson City as the Central Montcalm Hornets visit to begin the season. Each team is coming off completely different seasons.


Montabella wrestling loaded with experience

The Montabella Mustangs have had a solid wrestling program for the last several years. This year should be not different. Loaded with 14 returning letterwinners, the Mustangs are primed to repeat as Central Michigan Athletic Conference champions. The goal now is to reach Battle Creek at the end of February.

McKenzie Breimayer makes a pass for the Redskins during a game last year.

Belding girls basketball set to open new season

Just like the Belding boys basketball team, the Redskins girls team will begin the season with a new coach. Stepping into the coach’s position is Brad Wilson. Wilson was the junior varsity coach last year and replaces longtime Belding coach Mike Nelson.


Belding police find class ring after veterans ceremony

Belding police are looking for the owner of a 1957 class ring set with a blue stone that was found Nov. 11 following a ceremony at Belding’s World War II Freedom Wall.


SHORT TAKES: Holiday bowls next for Michigan, MSU

Big Ten regular season football ended Saturday for both Michigan and Michigan State. MSU squeaked into bowl eligibility by beating the Minnesota Golden Gophers. Alas, Michigan, whose offense failed to appear for the second half of their game, lost to their archrival Ohio State Buckeyes. At the season’s start, both schools were expected to contend for the conference championship. They both fell short of that goal.