For many teachers and staff throughout Greenville Public Schools (GPS), Monday proved to be a monumental day in their efforts to educate and care for students amid a pandemic.
It marked the first time in 10 weeks for high school students, and about nine weeks for elementary students, that those students and their teachers were back to learning in-person, seated with their peers in the classroom instead of alone behind a computer screen in their home.
Be it plowing snow in the winter or paving roads in the summer, Mark Christensen keeps one thought at the forefront of the Road Commission for Montcalm County — how can services improve?
The Road Commission superintendent/manager is aware of the frustrations that come forward from county commuters, especially during times of inclement weather, and that much came to the surface last Wednesday.
The Ionia City Council has scheduled a special meeting beginning at 8:30 a.m. Saturday to interview five candidates for city manager.
The meeting, which is open to the public, will be “a hybrid meeting,” according to Interim City Manager Gregg Guetschow. City Council members and candidates will meet in-person and social distanced at City Hall, and the public may participate electronically by Zoom. Additional equipment will be added to the Council Chambers for improved audio and video, Guetschow said.