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Winter Fun  The Post travels to Fellsmere, Florida Velzy Park fundraiser a delicious success FFA teacher receives honorary degree The Third Annual CTA Spelling Bee 2018 Red Hawk wrestlers move on to regionals Red Hawk bowlers looking to win conference Experience free fishing weekend Feb. 17-18  A New Shingle
 
Winter Fun 

Winter Fun 

We’ve been asking for your winter fun photos, and we’ve had many to choose from. Here are a few more of your photos showing how much fun the snow can be! 

Winter Fun 
The Post travels to Fellsmere, Florida

The Post travels to Fellsmere, Florida

The Post recently traveled with Mayor Gerald and Amy Jo Hall to Fellsmere, Florida, where they visited family. The Fellsmere Frog Festival, each January, has been a local favorite for 26 years. Fellsmere is part of the Sebastian-Vero Beach Metropolitan Statistical Area.

The Post travels to Fellsmere, Florida
Velzy Park fundraiser a delicious success

Velzy Park fundraiser a delicious success

Winters’s stormy weather didn’t keep the community from coming together for Velzy Park’s third annual Spaghetti Dinner and Dessert Auction last Friday, February 9.  

Velzy Park fundraiser a delicious success
FFA teacher receives honorary degree

FFA teacher receives honorary degree

Cedar Springs High School teacher Mr. Larry Reyburn, advisor for the Cedar Springs FFA, received his Honorary American FFA degree on Wednesday, February 7. He was one of 59 recipients chosen in 2017 to receive the degree from the National FFA Organization, and the only person in Michigan. Usually this award is received at national […]

FFA teacher receives honorary degree
The Third Annual CTA Spelling Bee 2018

The Third Annual CTA Spelling Bee 2018

In January, 28 students in grades third through eighth competed in the third annual CTA School Spelling Bee! For several weeks prior to the Bee, participants practiced, practiced, and practiced lists of spelling words in preparation for the School Bee.

The Third Annual CTA Spelling Bee 2018
Red Hawk wrestlers move on to regionals

Red Hawk wrestlers move on to regionals

Wrestling is often coined as the “toughest six minutes in sports.” Six Red Hawk wrestlers proved their toughness this weekend as they advanced to the Division 2 Regional Finals

Red Hawk wrestlers move on to regionals
Red Hawk bowlers looking to win conference

Red Hawk bowlers looking to win conference

The Red Hawk boys and girls bowling teams have been busy trying to roll their way towards a conference championship.

Red Hawk bowlers looking to win conference
Experience free fishing weekend Feb. 17-18 

Experience free fishing weekend Feb. 17-18 

Grab a fishing rod and enjoy some of the finest fishing Michigan has to offer during the 2018 Winter Free Fishing Weekend Saturday, Feb. 17, and Sunday, Feb. 18.

Experience free fishing weekend Feb. 17-18 
A New Shingle

A New Shingle

Cedar Springs Dental welcomes new dentist... After 23 years of service to the Cedar Springs area, Dr. Danette Martin decided it was time to retire.

A New Shingle

Give blood, win a tank of gas

16 February 2018

Weather, sickness creates urgent need for blood donations An urgent need for blood donations could result in a full tank of gas for blood donors. For the rest of February, Michigan Blood is raffling off five (5) $50 Speedway gift cards each day. Anyone who donated blood that day, whether at a mobile blood drive […]

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Courtland woman dies in crash

Courtland woman dies in crash

16 February 2018

  A Cedar Springs area woman will be laid to rest on Saturday, February 17, after dying in a two-car crash last Friday. According to Michigan State Police Rockford Post, the crash occurred about 12:50 p.m. Friday, February 9, in Courtland Township. The investigation showed that James Henry Mead, 87, of Courtland Township, was traveling […]

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School saves taxpayers $368,000

16 February 2018

  That’s over $3.5 million the last three years The Cedar Springs Public School district took advantage of a low interest rate and refinanced a portion of their outstanding 2008 refunding bonds, saving taxpayers over $368,000 over the next six years.  The 2018 refunding bonds were sold in the amount of $6,415,000, at a true […]

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Winter Fun 

Winter Fun 

16 February 2018

We’ve been asking for your winter fun photos, and we’ve had many to choose from. Here are a few more of your photos showing how much fun the snow can be! 

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The Post travels to Fellsmere, Florida

The Post travels to Fellsmere, Florida

16 February 2018

The Post recently traveled with Mayor Gerald and Amy Jo Hall to Fellsmere, Florida, where they visited family. The Fellsmere Frog Festival, each January, has been a local favorite for 26 years. Fellsmere is part of the Sebastian-Vero Beach Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Velzy Park fundraiser a delicious success

Velzy Park fundraiser a delicious success

16 February 2018

Winters’s stormy weather didn’t keep the community from coming together for Velzy Park’s third annual Spaghetti Dinner and Dessert Auction last Friday, February 9.  

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Women urged to prevent congenital heart defects in newborns 

16 February 2018

More than 333,000 babies screened for heart disease since 2014... To help prevent congenital heart defects, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) Newborn Screening Program is urging women to take preventative steps before, during and after pregnancy, including newborn screening. 

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Human remains in Montana not missing children from Michigan

Human remains in Montana not missing children from Michigan

16 February 2018

Investigators announced last week that the remains of three children found in Montana are not those of Andrew, Alexander and Tanner Skelton, who were reported missing from Morenci, in Lenawee County, the day after Thanksgiving in 2010. In December, the Michigan State Police learned that human remains were found in Montana in September, and were […]

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Chargers Making a Difference

Chargers Making a Difference

16 February 2018

On Feb. 10, four representatives from CTA’s Lightning Bugs (formally Girl Talk, currently in its fourth year), volunteered at Solon Township Hall for the Annual Spaghetti Dinner.

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2017-2018 CTA Honor Roll

16 February 2018

  Semester 1 Middle School Grade Student Name GPA 06 Atwood, Shadrach 3.1 08 August, Elizabeth 3.5 07 Beiter, Landon 3.8 08 Benson, Jesse 3.4 08 Besmer, Evan 4.0 06 Besmer, Trinity 3.2 06 Brinley, Nadelynn 3.8 08 Brown, Jordan 3.1 06 Christie, Gabrielle 3.6 07 Covell, Remington 3.3 06 Creveling, Jaxson 3.8 07 Davenport, […]

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SCHOOL CALENDAR

16 February 2018

    February  16 Early Release Day (Students and Staff) 19-20 Mid-Winter Break (No School) 23 Basketball Game vs. WM Aviation 5:30/7:00 p.m. 24 Enchanted Snow Ball (Daddy Daughter Dance) March  8 MS/HS Choir Concert – 7 p.m. 9 Early Release Day (Students and Staff) 19 Town Hall Meeting 19-22 Student-Led Conferences 23 Early Release Day 29 Early […]

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Substitute Positions Available

16 February 2018

  Teachers and Classroom Aides Creative Technologies Academy, Cedar Springs, MI $90-110/day – Temporary Teachers Creative Technologies Academy is seeking interested individuals that could work as substitute teachers for the Academy. We have daily substitute teaching opportunities for this school year. To qualify to substitute teach in our school, applicants must have a transcript indicating […]

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Helping People And Changing Lives

Helping People And Changing Lives

16 February 2018

This year CTA students have been able to work with an AmeriCorp Vista representative through the Heart of West Michigan United Way.

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