News
Howard City Village President S. Michael Scott is stepping down after 40 years on the village council. He is the fourth generation of his family to serve on the council. — Daily News/Elisabeth Waldon

A member of the Scott family has sat on the Howard City Village Council for four generations in a row — three times as village president. That notable feat ends tomorrow.

Subtle energy worker to offer MCC classes

Posted in: Local Thursday, November 20th, 2014

More than 30 years ago when Phil Kava learned about his grandfather’s work as a faith healer, it sparked more than just an interest; it sparked the beginning of his many years of research to have the ability to do what he does today. Once Kava was inspired by his grandfather’s work, he established his own set of goals.

Retiring Howard City village president is a fourth generation public servant

Posted in: Local, News Top Story, PH.Slider Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

A member of the Scott family has sat on the Howard City Village Council for four generations in a row — three times as village president. That notable feat ends tomorrow.

Howard City Village Council to interview new batch of manager candidates

Posted in: Local, News Top Story, PH.Slider Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Three candidates have been interviewed and found wanting for this village’s manager position. The Howard City Village Council voted tonight to forgo three finalists and interview three new candidates.

Sports
Tri County golfers, from left, Hannah Drouin, Cierra Kargenian and Kelsey Geers display awards they were given for their play this season. Drouin was most valuable, Kargenian was most dedicated and Geers was most improved. - Courtesy photo

Tri County’s girls golf team not only was starting out in a new conference, but was also starting out with somewhat of a new team. “We had 10 new girls this year,” noted coach Roxanne Faber. “With such a new beginner team, you’re starting from ground zero, and making a lot of improvements and that’s what we did.”

Tri County runners persevered through low numbers

Posted in: High School Thursday, November 20th, 2014

For the first year of the Tri County cross country teams being in the Central State Activities Association Gold Division, the coach thought they had a good season. The Viking boys ended up fifth in the Gold while the girls were fourth overall.

Tri County golfers make big improvements

Posted in: High School, Sports Top Story Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Tri County’s girls golf team not only was starting out in a new conference, but was also starting out with somewhat of a new team. “We had 10 new girls this year,” noted coach Roxanne Faber. “With such a new beginner team, you’re starting from ground zero, and making a lot of improvements and that’s what we did.”

THE REVIEW: Logic and ping pong

Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

Logic is a funny thing in the game of football. It’s that still, small voice reminding you that in order to be successful, it’s all about the numbers. It’s all about the players toting the last names, that dominate jersey sales, being in your starting lineup each Sunday. It’s all about that rookie who brought the rave reviews to the table on draft day living up to the hype of his collegiate reputation

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  • Tri County golfers make big improvements

    Thursday, November 13th, 2014
    Posted in: High School, Sports Top Story

    Tri County’s girls golf team not only was starting out in a new conference, but was also starting out with somewhat of a new team. “We had 10 new girls this year,” noted coach Roxanne Faber. “With such a new beginner team, you’re starting from ground zero, and making a lot of improvements and that’s what we did.”

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  • Cedar Springs manager interviews in Howard City

    Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
    Posted in: Local, News Top Story, PH.Slider

    Thad Taylor didn’t have to travel far to his job interview Tuesday evening. The Cedar Springs city manager drove a dozen miles north to interview as a finalist for Howard City village manager.

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  • Montcalm County raises $150,000+ to bring on Right Place coordinator

    Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
    Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local

    Montcalm County is quickly becoming The Right Place for economic development. The Montcalm Economic Alliance has raised more than $150,000 to hire a business development coordinator for the next three years with The Right Place, a West Michigan economic development organization.

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  • THE REVIEW: Logic and ping pong

    Tuesday, November 11th, 2014
    Posted in: Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local, Local

    Logic is a funny thing in the game of football. It’s that still, small voice reminding you that in order to be successful, it’s all about the numbers. It’s all about the players toting the last names, that dominate jersey sales, being in your starting lineup each Sunday. It’s all about that rookie who brought the rave reviews to the table on draft day living up to the hype of his collegiate reputation

    Read More »