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Funeral Notices – April 23, 2013

Read funeral notices for Tuesday, April 23, 2013.

Greenville’s Beth Gantz takes a cut at a pitch during the sixth inning of Monday’s 5-4 win over Forest Hills Eastern. The Yellow Jackets split with Eastern last week on the road.

Greenville wins with run in last half of 7th

Greenville and Forest Hills Eastern split two softball games last week. Monday’s game between the two O-K Bronze rivals was just as close. With the game tied 4-4, the Yellow Jackets had a chance to win at home in the bottom of the seventh inning. With the heart of the lineup coming up, the Yellow Jackets were confident they could win the game.

Greenville keeper Sarah Brown makes a save with pressure in front of her on Monday.

4th ranked FH Northern cruises by Greenville

The Forest Hills Northern Huskies are ranked fourth in Division 2 for a reason. They are very good. The Huskies put on a show Monday night at Yellow Jacket Stadium in a 9-0 first half victory over host Greenville. Robin Wujkowski and Jillian Kolster each scored three goals in the victory.


ROUNDUP: Prep scores from Monday, April 22

Greenville 5, FH Eastern 1: The Yellow Jackets remained perfect with a win on Monday at Davenport University. Parker Syrjala earned his second win in as many starts. Syrjala struck out 12 batters…

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Fortunate timing saves Montcalm Township home from fire

A house that is home to five Montcalm Township residents is still standing today thanks to fortunate timing and a closed door that prevented a bedroom fire from spreading.

Models Laila Nielsen, Claire Akin, Torie Snider, Petra Mark, Hannah Burtch and Abby Deacons show off New Beginnings’ line of fuchsia outfits for spring. — Daily News/Mike Taylor

New Beginnings hosts second annual benefit fashion show in Sheridan

After the success of last year’s inaugural New Beginnings Fashion Show in Sheridan, it was a given that organizers would provide an encore performance. They weren’t disappointed by the turnout Saturday at Central Montcalm Community Church. Seating for the show, held to raise funding for the New Beginnings Upscale Resale Shop in Sheridan, was sold out well in advance of the actual event.

Local author Doreen Rickert Rademacher, right, will speak about writing her book, “I Can and I Did! The Kelly Finger McNeela Story,” based on the life of MS sufferer Kelly Finger, left. The talk will take place Thursday at Spectrum Health United Lifestyles in Greenville. — Daily News/Mike Taylor

Author to talk to multiple sclerosis group on Thursday

Few people know the problems associated with multiple sclerosis better than Kelly Finger McNeela. The former Belding High School student was first diagnosed with MS when she was only 15, yet graduated after being voted homecoming queen, then went on to earn her degree from Michigan State University.


Funeral Notices for April 22, 2013

Read The Daily News Funeral Notices for Monday, April 22, 2013


Wildcats finish third at Lakeview Invitational

The Lakeview Invitational was held on Saturday after being postponed on Thursday due to rain. Held at St. Ives Golf Course, the teams still needed to wait for a thin layer of snow to melt before the tournament could begin.

The start of the 6th annual Yellow Jacket Challenge on Sunday in Greenville. A total of 529 people participated in the event.

Yellow Jacket Challenge takes place with sunshine

After weeks of rain and clouds, the sunshine finally made an appearance. It was perfect timing as the 6th annual Yellow Jacket Challenge took place at Greenville High School on Sunday.