Elvis is coming to Vestaburg

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Get those “blue suede shoes” ready to “rock around the clock” because Elvis is coming to town. 

Elvis Tribute Artist Jake Slater is returning for a second performance at 7 p.m. on July 15 in the Vestaburg High School Gym.

A 4-H family legacy

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London Eldridge wins showmanship sweepstakes at the Montcalm County Fair, cousin places 4th

Aiming to make her mark on what might be the closing chapter of her 4-H career, all London Eldridge had to do Saturday to unearth some needed inspiration was look up. 

Competing in the Showman Sweepstakes Championship — the culmination of a week of 4-H’ers showing their animals throughout the Montcalm County Fair — the North Central 4-H Club member glanced at the large banners hanging within the livestock arena. 

Longtime nurse presented with Fred and Lena Meijer Spirit of Caring Award

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Although retired from nursing, there is little you can do to keep Helen Harms from following and supporting her passion for helping others.

Growing the game

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Justin Zimmer returns to Greenville for 2nd annual football camp

Justin Zimmer breaks the huddle of around 80 elementary school students and sends them on their way. 

Groups of kids, ranging from a 10 to 12 per group, sprint off to one of six stations at Legacy Field, where their varsity Yellow Jacket heroes play on Friday nights in the fall. 

Maple Valley Township Board approves wind ordinance

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The Maple Valley Township Board in a 4-1 vote on June 13 approved a wind energy ordinance, which will almost certainly go to a voter referendum even as the township supervisor is facing a recall and is also headed to trial for an alleged violation of the Open Meetings Act.

Monday, June 27, 2022

Upcoming and pending services for June 27, 2022

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Today John Paris — 11 a.m., St. Charles Catholic Church, Greenville. (Hurst Funeral Home, Greenville) Tuesday Dr. Jerry Cushman — 11 a.m., St. Charles Catholic Church, Greenville. (Marshall Funeral Home, Greenville) Mary Truesdell — 11 a.m., Hurst Funeral Home, Greenville. Thursday Suzanne Taylor — 11 a.m., Faith Baptist Church, 315 S. Greenville W. Drive, Greenville. (Hurst Funeral Home, Greenville) Morgan Lindsey — noon, […]

JUST IN: Saginaw man drowns in Crystal Lake

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A young man from Saginaw died after falling off a boat and drowning in Crystal Lake in Crystal Township on Saturday evening.