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Super fit reading program parties in the park Family seeks answers in dog shooting Sand Lake woman elected president of 8 et 40 Post travels to Atlanta, Michigan Drive away distractions to protect teens behind the wheel What does the fox…eat? Creative ways to take your raised bed and planter gardening to new heights Kent County Youth Fair
 
Super fit reading program parties in the park

Super fit reading program parties in the park

It was a super celebration Wednesday, July 27, when the Cedar Springs Public Library celebrated the end of their summer reading program at Morley Park.

Super fit reading program parties in the park
Family seeks answers in dog shooting

Family seeks answers in dog shooting

A Nelson Township family is grieving after their beloved German Shepherd was shot in the face last week and later died.

Family seeks answers in dog shooting
Sand Lake woman elected president of 8 et 40

Sand Lake woman elected president of 8 et 40

Christine Merlington, of Sand Lake, has been elected as the 2016-2017 State Chapeau (President) of the 8 et 40 Departemental de Michigan.

Sand Lake woman elected president of 8 et 40
Post travels to Atlanta, Michigan

Post travels to Atlanta, Michigan

For the second year, the Courtland-Oakfield United Methodist Church youth group, God Squad, joined their leaders for five days at Canada Creek Ranch, a private hunting and recreational club just north of Atlanta, Michigan.

Post travels to Atlanta, Michigan
Drive away distractions to protect teens behind the wheel

Drive away distractions to protect teens behind the wheel

Today’s teens face more distractions than any generation before. Many don’t recall a time when they were not continuously connected to their friends.

Drive away distractions to protect teens behind the wheel
What does the fox…eat?

What does the fox…eat?

I suppose the fox eats whatever he wants to eat, when it’s available. But that is indeed just the simple answer.

What does the fox…eat?
Creative ways to take your raised bed and planter gardening to new heights

Creative ways to take your raised bed and planter gardening to new heights

Generations of space-challenged gardeners have relied on raised beds and planting boxes to grow a harvest of vegetables, fruits and herbs - even in the tightest spaces

Creative ways to take your raised bed and planter gardening to new heights
Kent County Youth Fair

Kent County Youth Fair

August 8th-13th. 225 S Hudson, Lowell MI 49331. For schedule and more information click here...

Kent County Youth Fair
Federal charges filed against former Rockford rowing coach

Federal charges filed against former Rockford rowing coach

29 July 2016

A former Rockford coach that allegedly recorded videos of high school girls changing their clothes in the locker room now faces federal charges.

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Police seek armed robbery suspects

Police seek armed robbery suspects

27 July 2016

Police are asking for information regarding two suspects that robbed a gas station in Plainfield Township early Wednesday morning, July 27. According to the Kent County Sheriff Department, two suspects, armed with a handgun, entered the Circle K gas station, located at 4811 W River Dr. NE in Plainfield Township, about 4:40 a.m. and demanded money […]

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Meijer salads and sandwiches recalled

Meijer salads and sandwiches recalled

26 July 2016

Could be tainted with salmonella  If you bought any premade cold salads (potato, macaroni, etc.) or sandwiches from Meijer between 7/20 and 7/25, you need to know the details of this recall. Prime Foods, LLC, the supplier of a cooked egg ingredient in several Markets of Meijer products, is recalling the product due to the […]

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Pedestrian hit and killed by motorcyclist

Pedestrian hit and killed by motorcyclist

22 July 2016

A motorcyclist could be facing charges after hitting and killing a man early Friday morning in Pierson Township.

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Tom C. Male

Tom C. Male

22 July 2016

Tom C. Male 55 of Sand Lake, died Sunday, July 17, 2016. Tom was born September 27, 1960 in Grand Rapids, MI the son of James and Ione (Scholz) Male

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City approves manager contract and others

City approves manager contract and others

21 July 2016

As of August 1, the residents in Cedar Springs will have a new City Manager. That’s the day that Michael Womack officially begins his new job in Cedar Springs.

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Dangerously hot weather prompts warnings

Dangerously hot weather prompts warnings

21 July 2016

Summer heat can be uncomfortable for some, but temperatures in the 90s can be deadly. With the hot weather in the forecast, there are a few things people can do to beat the heat. Children, the elderly, and pets are especially at risk. Kent County Emergency Management and the Health Department has a few reminders […]

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Bar-S Foods recalls hot dog and corn dog products

Bar-S Foods recalls hot dog and corn dog products

21 July 2016

Could be contaminated with Listeria Bar-S Foods Company, an Altus, Okla. establishment, is recalling approximately 372,684 pounds of chicken and pork hot dog and corn dog products that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced Tuesday, July 19. The ready-to-eat, chicken and pork hot […]

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Two flavors of Betty Crocker cake mix recalled

Two flavors of Betty Crocker cake mix recalled

21 July 2016

  Consumers reminded not to consume uncooked cake batter or raw flour products MINNEAPOLIS – Out of an abundance of caution, two flavors of Betty Crocker cake mix sold in the U.S. and one flavor sold in Canada have been added to General Mills’ previously announced flour recall from July 1, 2016. No illnesses reported […]

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God will never forget

21 July 2016

Pastor Kristi J. Rhodes   Hillcrest Community Church of God 5994 18 Mile Rd. Cedar Springs, MI 49319   Greetings Cedar Springs! God will never become distracted, preoccupied or neglectful toward one of His children. God said in Isaiah 49:15 that it would be more likely for a nursing mother to forget her infant child […]

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