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Funeral Notices – July 20, 2013

Read the funeral notices for Saturday, July 20, 2013.


Greenville updates sewer use ordinance for industrial users

Changes have been made to Greenville’s sewer usage ordinance to stay compliant with the frequent changes to federal law. The updated ordinance mainly applies to industrial users.


Belding updates its sewer back-up policy

Better safe than sorry, at least that is the mentality behind the latest policy change made by members of Belding City Council regarding the city’s sewer back-up policy. During Tuesday evening’s city council meeting at the Pere Marquette Depot, members of the council voted unanimously 5-0 to update the city’s sewer back-up policy to reflect current legislation regarding residential complaints.


Funeral Notices for July 19, 2013

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Friday, July 19, 2013

A Michigan State Police fire marshal looks at the remnants of a Stanton home destroyed by arson. - Courtesy photo

JUST IN: Police investigating arson of Stanton home

Police are investigating the weekend arson of a Stanton home. The Stanton Fire Department was dispatched to 322 McPherson St. at 2:49 a.m. Saturday on a report of a house fire.


Belding city employees now on 4-day work week

If work hours have prevented citizens of Belding from making trips to city hall after the doors open and before they close for the day, a change in days and hours may have opened a new door for citizens to find time to now squeeze in a visit.

The Greenville City Council approved a rate increase for water and sewer on Tuesday during its regular meeting. From left to right are Councilman Brian Greene, Councilman Larry Moss, Councilman Lloyd Scoby, City Manager George Bosanic, Mayor Pro Tem Frances Schuleit, Councilman Mark Lehman and Councilwoman Jeanne Cunliffe. Mayor John Hoppough was absent from the meeting.

Greenville water, sewer rates increasing

City residents will see an increase on their water and sewer bills due to the result of decreased revenue.
During Tuesday’s meeting, the city council approved a 5 percent rate increase for water and a 10 percent rate increase for sewer.

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World War II letters to Lakeview

Until a decade ago, former Montcalm County resident Monte Ball didn’t know about the letters his father had written home during his time fighting in World War II. Penned to family back home between April of 1941 and June of 1945, Elvin Ball’s letters provide a window into the life of a soldier serving during “The Big One.”

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New additions to Fighting Falcon Military Musuem to be completed by Danish Festival

The Fighting Falcon Military Museum in Greenville will soon have more usable space to use for storage and more.


Funeral Notices for July 18, 2013

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Thursday, July 18, 2013