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Greenville High School ski team helps younger students

The Greenville High School ski team put their talents to good use to help teach younger students how to ski.
Every Wednesday in January, the ski team — comprised of about nine high-school students — would take time to teach Greenville’s elementary and middle school students the techniques of skiing.


Big Boy fundraiser aims to helpWalnut Hills PTO

The Walnut Hills Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is holding a fundraiser to help make a difference for the students. The fundraiser is from 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Feb. 28 at Big Boy, at 1500 W. Washington St. in Greenville.

Nancy Muller

Owner of 62 animals in Sheridan headed to trial

A Sheridan woman is headed to trial after 62 animals were seized from her home last autumn. Nancy Muller, 57, is charged with abandoning/cruelty to 10 or more animals, a felony with a possible four-year prison sentence. Muller was bound over from 64B District Court to 8th Judicial Circuit Court in Stanton and waived her arraigned on Thursday. A trial will be scheduled at a later date.

Nicole Stapleton

Howard City fatal crash suspect to undergo evaluation

A woman who allegedly caused a series of multi-vehicle collisions resulting in a man’s death one year ago is undergoing a forensic evaluation before heading to trial. Nicole Stapleton, 31, of Howard City, is charged with operating while intoxicated while under the influence of a diazepam and/or desmethyldiazepam, causing the death of John Reniff, 31, of Gladstone, formerly of Howard City. The charge is a felony with a possible 15-year prison sentence.


Funeral Notices for Feb. 18, 2013

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Monday, Feb. 18, 2013


CC-Crystal gets 6 seed, Greenville No. 7, Belding No. 8 for team wrestling finals

The Michigan High School Athletic Association announced the seedings for the team wrestling tournament Friday and Saturday, and none of the three local teams still involved were given a high seed. The highest seed went to the Carson City-Crystal Eagles, who will be a six-seed against the New Lothrup Hornets in the Division 4 tournament.


25 local wrestlers headed to state finals

There will be a little more than two dozen wrestlers from the area heading to the individual wrestling state finals after they qualified in the top four of their weight classes in the regional competitions Saturday. Leading the local schools was Carson City-Crystal, who had seven qualify for a trip to the Palace in Auburn Hills March 1-2.


Lakeview men, dogs OK after truck, ATV go through ice

Two men and two dogs are safe after a truck and a Kawasaki ATV went through the ice at Tamarack Lake Saturday morning.


Howard City boy succumbs to rare genetic disease

A Howard City boy has lost his fight with a rare genetic disease. Breylon Senn, age 4, died at home Friday after battling mitochondrial disease. He is the son of Gavin and Ashlee Senn of Howard City.


Blaze at vacant Maple Valley Township home proves difficult to put out

Multiple fire departments worked together for hours Thursday night in attempts of putting out a structure fire at a vacant home. Maple Valley Township Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 9:46 p.m. at 5370 N. Bailey Road, just down the road from the department.