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Saying goodbye to a piece of history Detroit Lions name Kapolka coach of the week Two injured in Solon crash The Post travels…underwater? Casting spinner rigs for walleye and bass Red Hawks improve to 3 and 0 with 46 to 7 win over Belding Equestrian team heads to regionals What problem would you solve for tomorrow? CTA Parent Association Donates $3,000 to Gymnasium Fund!
 
Saying goodbye to a piece of history

Saying goodbye to a piece of history

By the time you read this, work will probably have begun on the demolition of the building at 95 N. Main—a building that has occupied that site since 1890. The building is being razed to make way for a new chapter in the history of that site and in the town

Saying goodbye to a piece of history
Detroit Lions name Kapolka coach of the week

Detroit Lions name Kapolka coach of the week

The Detroit Lions have named Gus Kapolka, the Cedar Springs High School varsity football coach, the week three recipient of the 2014 Farm Bureau Insurance of Michigan High School Football Coach of the Week Program.

Detroit Lions name Kapolka coach of the week
Two injured in Solon crash

Two injured in Solon crash

A Grattan man was sent to the hospital Wednesday, September 17, after a Grand Rapids woman ran a stop sign in Solon Township and t-boned his vehicle.

Two injured in Solon crash
The Post travels…underwater?

The Post travels…underwater?

Roger Louck, of the Cedar Springs area, completed his Scuba Instructor certification at Gilboa Quarry, near Findlay, Ohio, in June.

The Post travels…underwater?
Casting spinner rigs for walleye and bass

Casting spinner rigs for walleye and bass

Recently we were taking advantage of the quick change in water temperatures on Lake Michigan. Whenever the lake flips over, the walleye move into the connecting waters.

Casting spinner rigs for walleye and bass
Red Hawks improve to 3 and 0 with 46 to 7 win over Belding

Red Hawks improve to 3 and 0 with 46 to 7 win over Belding

The steady rain could not dampen the home opener for the Red Hawk varsity football team last Friday night, September 12, which honored the Cedar Springs Rocket Football and Cheerleading programs.

Red Hawks improve to 3 and 0 with 46 to 7 win over Belding
Equestrian team heads to regionals

Equestrian team heads to regionals

The Cedar Springs High School Equestrian Team battled with Rockford the past two weekends at the MIHA District 5 Meets.

Equestrian team heads to regionals
What problem would you solve for tomorrow?

What problem would you solve for tomorrow?

Students and teachers in public schools are racing to solve problems that can exist in many communities across the country—such as water pollution and street safety—and they’re doing it with $2 million on the line.

What problem would you solve for tomorrow?
CTA Parent Association Donates $3,000 to Gymnasium Fund!

CTA Parent Association Donates $3,000 to Gymnasium Fund!

The CTA Parent Association of 2013-14, under the leadership of April Hirsch and Amy Miner, donated $3,000 toward the CTA Gymnasium Fund. Mrs. Hirsch and Mrs. Miner are pictured with members of the 2014-15 Parent Association, Jen Fulkerson, Audrey Hoops, and Shannon Maier.  

CTA Parent Association Donates $3,000 to Gymnasium Fund!
Cedar Springs tennis team adds another win 

Cedar Springs tennis team adds another win 

18 September 2014

The Cedar Springs varsity boy’s tennis team started the week out on a positive note when they played a home match against Big Rapids on Monday, September 8 and picked up a 7-1 win. Honorable mention goes to #1 singles player Blake Fisk, who made a valiant effort to make the final score 8-0 by […]

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Be the referee

18 September 2014

  By Mark Uyl, Asst. Director, MHSAA   Be the Referee is a weekly message from the Michigan High School Athletics Association that is designed to help educate people on the rules in different sports, to help them better understand the art of officiating, and to recruit officials. Tackle Box  Today we are going to […]

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Freshman and JV Volleyball hit the court

18 September 2014

  The JV Volleyball girls traveled to Reeths Puffer for a tournament this past Saturday, where they advanced to the semifinals and finished 3-2 on the day. While they were defeated in the semifinals match against Reeths Puffer, they greatly improved their team play by supporting each other on the court and communicating, elements that […]

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Ask Score

18 September 2014

  By Paul D’Amato, SCORE Counselor and former franchise Owner    Franchising  Franchising accounts for 40 percent of all retail sales in the United States, employs over 18 million people and accounts for roughly $1.5 trillion in output.[1]  Many people that are interested in becoming an entrepreneur look at franchising as a viable option to help […]

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Revised School Hours effective September 8, 2014

18 September 2014

Start / Dismissal Grades K-5: 7:50am /2:55 pm Grades 6-12: 7:45 am / 3:06 pm FlexTrac Grades 9-12 Session A (7:45am – 12:40pm + 2 self-scheduled hours) Session B (9:51am – 2:45pm + 2 self-scheduled hours) Dismissal Schedule for Early Release Days Grades K-5: 12:55 pm Grades 6-12: 1:00 pm

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CREATIVE TECHNOLOGIES ACADEMY BOARD OF DIRECTORS 2014-15

18 September 2014

  Mr. Andrew J. Willis – President Mr. Kyle Bohl – Vice President Mr. Stephen W. Phelps – Secretary Mr. Shane Courbier – Treasurer Mr. Eugene Burley  Mr. Wallace Murphy  Mr. Michael Tawney    Board of Directors Regular Meeting Dates 2014-15 (Meetings are open to the public and are held at 3:30 pm in Room […]

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CTA Calendar

18 September 2014

    September 18 Cross Country Fremont Invite   September 19 Picture Day – all grades   September 19 Grades 6-8 Back to School Kickoff for Parents and Students of Middle School – 6-9 pm   September 26 Student Early Release – (2 hours early) K-5 Dismissal at 12:55 pm 6-12 Dismissal at 1:06 pm   September 27 Cross […]

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Kent School Services Network to host parenting with purpose

18 September 2014

  September 23, 6:30-8:00 at Cedar Springs High School What do lunches, books, haircuts, and speakers all have in common? They are all part of programs the Kent School Services Network has brought to Cedar Springs. KSSN is an initiative that involves many partners and services, with the primary goal being to increase student achievement. […]

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The Moped and the Ferrari

18 September 2014

    A doctor buys a brand new Ferrari GTO that costs him $500,000. He takes it out for a spin and stops at a red light. An old man on a Moped, looking about 100 years old, pulls up next to him. The old man looks over at the sleek shiny car and asks, […]

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Hometown Happenings

18 September 2014

Hometown Happenings articles are a community service for non-profit agencies only. Due to popular demand for placement in this section, we can no longer run all articles. Deadline for articles is Monday at 5 p.m. This is not guaranteed space. Articles will run as space allows. Guaranteed placement is $10, certain restrictions may apply. You […]

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