FRUITLAND TWP. – Township Clerk Melissa Beegle has announced her resignation in a move to accept a position with neighboring City of Montague.

Hailing from Detroit—and darn proud of it—The Kreellers have hammered through 110 shows in a year, sometimes playing three gigs in a day. But now is their time to shine. The Celtic Rock group …

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WHITEHALL — Whitehall's struggles Friday night against Oakridge had coach Nate Aardema searching for answers after a 52-37 loss, which came one night after what he termed one of the team's bes…

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SHELBY — Montague got off to a slow start Friday against West Michigan Conference foe Shelby, but came out of the halftime break impressively to earn a 45-33 win.

MUSKEGON — Reeths-Puffer played an excellent defensive game Friday afternoon and shut out Grandville, 3-0, in O-K Rue Conference play.

SCOTTVILLE — Whitehall sputtered early Thursday night against Mason County Central, but rallied to earn a 50-32 victory on the road.

Area churches are planning a five-week series of Lenten Conversations beginning Wednesday, March 4.

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“The truth shall make you free,” is a universally accepted, well known quote, appearing on cornerstones of colleges and in other public places, but many do not know it is taken from the Bible (John 8:32), the Book that sets people free.

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 8435 Old Channel Trail is hosting a free Pancake Dinner on Shrove Tuesday, February 25.