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OUR VIEW: Reynolds Township deserves better

We’re not sure what’s going on with politics in Reynolds Township, but we do know the people who live there are getting the short end of the stick. And recent events with the Reynolds Township clerk position seem like high school all over again.


AP prep football rankings

The top 10 teams in the Associated Press high school football poll, with records in parentheses. Totals are based on 10 points for a first-place vote, 9 for second, etc. The Michigan High School Athletic Association has determined playoff qualifiers in eight divisions based on enrollment. The divisions in this poll are unofficial.


Greenville wins O-K Bronze postseason golf tourney

For the first time in 13 seasons, the Greenville Yellow Jackets girls golf team did not win its conference title. What they did do on Monday was tie the 18-hole school record (343), while winning the O-K Bronze postseason tournament. In doing so, the Yellow Jackets got over their final hump and defeated Forest Hills Eastern by one stroke (344), after coming within a just shots of the Hawks a few times this season.

A house on Lake Stanton is a partial loss after a fire broke out Monday afternoon. Daily News/Kelli Ameling

Lake Stanton home a partial loss after structure fire

A house on Lake Stanton is a partial loss early this afternoon after a fire broke out in the middle of the home. Stanton Community Fire Department was dispatched to 4229 E. Shore Drive in Stanton just before 11 a.m. for a structure fire at the residence.

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REVVED UP: The Bortons enjoy life on the road in their RV

When Gary Borton retired from Federal Mogul several years ago, he and his wife, Connie, made up their minds to see the country via the open road. They would buy a fifth-wheel and visit all the places they had dreamed of. Like so many retirees, the Bortons, from Greenville, planned to follow the sun wherever it led them.

Raven and Ricky Baldwin discovered many old Greenville newspapers beneath the floorboards of the apartment they are renovating in Greenville. Some editions date back the the 1920s. — Daily News/Cory Smith

Floorboard ‘discovery’ paints picture of Greenville’s past

Former President William Howard Taft dedicated the Lincoln Memorial and the fledgling Soviet Union was formed following the murder of Tsar Nicholas II and his family at the hands of Bolshevik revolutionaries. The year was 1922 and in the relative tranquility of Greenville, for reasons likely to remain forever unknown, several copies of one of the city’s newspapers, The Daily Call, were set aside for posterity.


REVVED UP: In-state traveling RV-style great for for a fall colors tour

Few would argue Michigan residents have the privilege of living in one of the most beautiful states in the country. From its stately pine and deciduous
forests, to its gleaming, sugar-sand beaches, Michigan has something to appeal to most every taste.


Funeral Notices for Sept. 24, 2012

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Monday, Sept. 24, 2012

Greenville quarterback Rachel Taft looks to throw the ball, while Macy Devries, left, and Lizzy VanderLaan apply pressure.

Greenville Powder Puff returns to varsity field

Legacy Field will be the host of the annual Greenville High School Powder Puff game this season. On Wednesday night, the Powder Puff game will be played on the varsity football field for the first time since 1988. The past four years, the game has been played at The Pavilion at Klackle Orchards.


ROUNDUP: Prep scores from Saturday, Sept. 22

Greenville 3-1-3 at Zeeland East: The Yellow Jackets went deep into the Zeeland East Invitational Saturday, losing to Wyoming Tri-Unity Christian in the finals 25-17, 25-16…