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A panoramic view of Greenville's new legacy field taken during the third quarter of action Friday night as Greenville defeated Belding 43-12. — Daily News/Cory Smith

Video highlights of Friday’s Greenville-Belding football game at Legacy Field

Here are Daily News multimedia reporter Cory Smith’s highlights from Friday’s Belding-Greenville game.


Montcalm County Sheriff’s Office bracing for cuts

Three deputies will lose their jobs and the positions of two recent retirees will not be filled as part of the likely scenario of Montcalm County Sheriff’s Office budget cuts. The Montcalm County Board of Commissioners Finance & Personnel Committee continued to review the proposed 2012-2013 budget Monday.


Funeral Notices for August 28, 2102

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Tuesday, August 28, 2102


Saturday fire destroys Fenwick home and garage

A fire that started in a nearby garage completely destroyed the uninsured home and three-story garage of Tohm Tyler at 10275 S. Cedar Lake Road in Fenwick on Saturday afternoon. According to Sheridan Community Fire Department Fire Chief Doug Lane, the house and garage fires were fully involved by the time firefighters arrived on the scene, around 2:59 p.m.

Lakeview’s Nate Shurlow, left, chases Greenville’s Benjamin Golden for the ball during Monday’s game.

Greenville soccer too fast for Lakeview in 8-0 victory

Greenville’s boys soccer team was too fast for Lakeview Monday. “They (Greenville) have a lot of speed and it showed on the scoreboard,” Lakeview coach Chris Smith said.

The St. Louis Spirits captured the Gratiot County Baseball League championship with a 4-1 victory over the Sidney Knights on Sunday at Shepherd High School. The Spirits include, front row from left, Scott Horman, Adam Brown and Jonathan Tibaudo; middle row from left, Tyson Grzeskowiak, Kevin Schwedler, Mark Hammond II, Jake Bullard, Jake Hunt and Ben Kinder; back row from left, Ben Crosby, Craig McVicar, Justin Young, Kevin Dore, Joshua Patton, Jeffery Best and Danny Smith.

St. Louis wins Gratiot County Baseball League championship

The St. Louis Spirits are champions of the Gratiot County Baseball League. The end of season league playoffs took place this past weekend with the semifinals on Saturday and the championship game on Sunday.

Lloyd and Andrea Flanagan's home is a total loss after an fire broke out Monday afternoon. Daily News/Kelli Ameling

Family loses dog in afternoon fire

A family lost their dog in an afternoon fire on Monday.

Lil Rasmussen, local horse enthusiast and owner of Lazy R Tack Room in Edmore, led a flag salute around the arena to kick off the Super Kicker Rodeo at the Edmore Potato Festival. — Daily News/Robin Miller

Rodeo highlights 2012 Edmore Potato Festival (Photo Gallery)

Cowgirls and cowboys of all ages in Western shirts, boots and belt buckles as big as the Edmore water tower showcased their rodeo skills at the Super Kicker Rodeo at this weekend’s annual Potato Festival. Presented by main title sponsor Randall’s Old Mill, the rodeo stands were filled to capacity at Webb Field, formerly Montabella Community School’s football field.

Racers zoom around the course during the lawnmower races at Sno-motion on Saturday. — Daily News/Lonnie Allen

Weekend heat doesn’t slow racers at Sno-Motion event

The heat on Saturday didn’t keep snowmobile racing from going on north of Greenville. Sno-Motion at Nelson’s Speed Shop was packed with racing participants, spectators and vendors from all over the country. An event this size could not take place without the help of the many volunteers from the Michigan Snowmobile Association (MSA).

Central Montcalm’s Paige Switzer, right, attacks past the block of Greenville’s Rosalyn Wyse, left, and Leah Somerfield during the Daily News volleyball Invitational Saturday.

Greenville goes perfect to win DN Invitational

Greenville’s volleyball team was perfect enough to win the Daily News Volleyball Invitational Saturday at Central Montcalm High School. The Yellow Jackets didn’t lose a game to any of the six opponents they faced, including Central Montcalm in the finals, where they took the trophy with a 25-14, 25-20 win.