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Howard City to interview manager finalists Fire Department purchases life-saving equipment Groups donate to Library Boy Scouts collect food for pantry Community supports En Gedi fundraiser Leave wildlife in the wild WMP West Regionals results The Waif coming to the Kent Theatre
 
Howard City to interview manager finalists

Howard City to interview manager finalists

The Village of Howard City has selected four finalists to be interviewed for the job as Village Manager.

Howard City to interview manager finalists
Fire Department purchases life-saving equipment

Fire Department purchases life-saving equipment

People living in Cedar Springs who suffer sudden cardiac arrest now have a better chance of survival, thanks to new equipment recently purchased by the Cedar Springs Fire Department.

Fire Department purchases life-saving equipment
Groups donate to Library

Groups donate to Library

The Cedar Springs Public Library is nearing completion, and two local community organizations recently stepped and made donations toward the cause.

Groups donate to Library
Boy Scouts collect food for pantry

Boy Scouts collect food for pantry

Boy Scout Troop 222 recently collected hundreds of items for the United Methodist Food pantry.

Boy Scouts collect food for pantry
Community supports En Gedi fundraiser

Community supports En Gedi fundraiser

The Cedar Springs High School cafeteria was bubbling with excitement last Friday when approximately 175 attendees gathered for the one and only En Gedi annual fundraiser event.

Community supports En Gedi fundraiser
Leave wildlife in the wild

Leave wildlife in the wild

Do not take baby animals from the wild this spring. Spring is here, bringing warmer temperatures and the next generation of wildlife.

Leave wildlife in the wild
WMP West Regionals results

WMP West Regionals results

West Michigan Pursuit traveled to Caledonia for the 2016-2017 Regionals. Twenty-one individuals entered the tournament and 17 placed in the top four

WMP West Regionals results
The Waif coming to the Kent Theatre

The Waif coming to the Kent Theatre

Actors Arte Ensemble of West Michigan will present “The Waif,” (the little orphan Annie story) at the Kent Theatre on Friday, March 31, and Saturday, April 1.

The Waif coming to the Kent Theatre

Be part of a focus group at North Kent Community Services

17 March 2017

Be part of a focus group at North Kent Community Services North Kent Community Services (NKCS) has partnered with the Dorothy A. Johnson Center’s Community Research Institute at Grand Valley State University to complete a community needs assessment for northern Kent County. This initiative, funded in part by the Sparta Community Foundation, Cedar Springs Rotary, […]

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Sheriff Department crime stats

17 March 2017

The Kent County Sheriff Department has issued their crime statistics for the year for the cities and townships they patrol.

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CS Youth wrestlers at Greights competition

CS Youth wrestlers at Greights competition

17 March 2017

Twenty-three Cedar Springs Youth wrestlers competed alongside 107 other teams last weekend for the final regular season and last MYWAY Greights competition. Almost 700 grapplers competed for the final piece of this year’s Greights medal and a chance to be Champion for the last West Region regular season tournament. CSYWC finished 10th in match points with […]

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Make life better

17 March 2017

  By Ranger Steve Mueller   Thanking Mr. Hayes was important for both of us. He taught middle school social studies to help me develop social responsibility and understanding for my role in living a healthy productive life for myself. Several years ago, I wanted to thank him. When I looked at the city’s long […]

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Tuesday Talks: Trout in Cedar Creek

Tuesday Talks: Trout in Cedar Creek

17 March 2017

The Rogue River Watershed Partners present: Tuesday Talks: Trout in Cedar Creek Learn about the fascinating results of GVSU student Justin Wegner’s brook trout movement study on Cedar Creek. He will be at Cedar Springs Brewing Company on March 28, 6-7 p.m. The talk is free and open to the public.

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5th Grade Student Named Third Place Winner of Rotary Essay Contest

17 March 2017

Every year the Cedar Springs Rotary Club puts on a Four-Way Test Essay Contest for local fifth grade students.

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Putting the “Fun” in Fundraiser

Putting the “Fun” in Fundraiser

17 March 2017

On Saturday, February 18, the choir students of Creative Technologies Academy held a karaoke fundraiser to help raise money for their upcoming performance at District Choral Festival.

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Congratulations 4th and 5th grade Honor Roll

Congratulations 4th and 5th grade Honor Roll

17 March 2017

A BIG congratulations to the following 4th and 5th grade students for making the 2nd Trimester Honor Roll! These students worked their tails off to get A’s or B’s in all of their core subject classes. Great job putting forth a commendable Charger effort, 4th and 5th graders! These students completed their homework, asked questions, […]

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CTA 2016-17 Honor Roll – Trimester 2

17 March 2017

  Middle School Honor Roll Grade Name GPA 08 Alverson, McKenzie 4.0 08 Armstrong, Casen 4.0 07 August, Elizabeth 3.4 06 Beiter, Landon 3.7 08 Bennett, Derek 3.3 07 Benson, Jesse 3.8 07 Besmer, Evan 4.0 07 Brecker, Carlene 3.8 07 Brown, Jordan 3.3 08 Buchanan, Anthony 3.1 08 Calkins, Calvin 3.2 07 Case, Ava […]

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SCHOOL CALENDAR

17 March 2017

  MARCH 24 Student Early Release – (2 hours early)* 27-30 Spirit Week K-5 28 Daddy Daughter Dance 29 Talent Show 30 Student Early Release – (2 hours early)* 30 Battle of the Books 31 Spring Break Begins APRIL 10 School Resumes from Spring Break 10 Coffee Time with School Leader/Superintendent 14 Student Early Release […]

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