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Going, going…gone! 75 acts of kind hands Post travels to Curacao Winners of Red Flannel Art Review What You Should Know for the 2014-2015 Influenza Season Checklist for Fall Garden and Landscape Care Online resource for new drivers 
 
Going, going…gone!

Going, going…gone!

By Judy Reed   The building at 95 N. Main—almost as old as the town of Cedar Springs—made way for a new chapter of history to begin at the corner of Main and Maple Streets. Built in 1890, it housed a flourmill and was used for hay storage. Later it housed several grocery stores, including […]

Going, going…gone!
75 acts of kind hands

75 acts of kind hands

This year’s Red Flannel theme is “75 years of volunteers.” Kindergarten teacher Rhonda Bellamy decided to take that theme and tie into what her students were learning.

75 acts of kind hands
Post travels to Curacao

Post travels to Curacao

Tracy Merlington, of Pierson, and Angela LaBay, of Cedar Springs, went on a Best Friends Forever Cruise of a lifetime encore last spring.

Post travels to Curacao
Winners of Red Flannel Art Review

Winners of Red Flannel Art Review

The winners were announced Tuesday, September 23, of the 2014 Red Flannel Art Review.

Winners of Red Flannel Art Review
What You Should Know for the 2014-2015 Influenza Season

What You Should Know for the 2014-2015 Influenza Season

From the CDC   When will flu activity begin and when will it peak? The timing of flu is very unpredictable and can vary from season to season. Flu activity most commonly peaks in the U.S. between December and February. However, seasonal flu activity can begin as early as October and continue to occur as […]

What You Should Know for the 2014-2015 Influenza Season
Checklist for Fall Garden and Landscape Care

Checklist for Fall Garden and Landscape Care

You can see and feel the change of seasons. Fall color is starting to appear, pansies, mums and asters are in the garden center and your thoughts are turning to preparing your landscape for winter.

Checklist for Fall Garden and Landscape Care
Online resource for new drivers 

Online resource for new drivers 

(NAPS)—Most young people look forward to the day they get their driver’s license, but they should know that with the newfound freedom also comes the responsibility of caring for their car. To help new drivers become more comfortable with the auto service and repair process, the Car Care Council, the source of information for the […]

Online resource for new drivers 
Why we need children

Why we need children

18 September 2014

Pastor Robert Eckert Courtland-Oakfield United Methodist Church 10295 Myers Lake Ave., Rockford   Among the first stories you’ll come across if you read a Bible from the beginning concerns a man named Abraham and his wife, Sarah. Part of their story is a promise God makes to them that they will be the matriarch and […]

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M. Jean Pratt Chulski

M. Jean Pratt Chulski

18 September 2014

M. Jean Pratt Chulski, 91 of Cedar Springs, passed into life eternal on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at Clark Retirement Community.

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JOHNSON – FEIGHNER

JOHNSON – FEIGHNER

18 September 2014

Mr. and Mrs. Nort and Kelly Johnson are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Kaitlin Elizabeth Johnson to Alexander Christian Feighner, son of Catherine Griesmer and Charles Feighner. The couple will be united in marriage on December 13, 2014 and will reside in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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25th Anniversary

25th Anniversary

18 September 2014

JOHN & BARB WILES   John and Barb Wiles of Cedar Springs are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary on September 23, 2014. John and Barb were married on September 23, 1989 and have two children, Luke Wiles and Meredith Wiles.

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BRUCE O. SMITH

BRUCE O. SMITH

18 September 2014

Bruce O. Smith 74 of Cedar Springs, died Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at his home. Bruce was born April 25, 1940 in Lakeview, Michigan the son of Olin and Lucille (Christensen) Smith.

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LEONARD E. GOULD 

18 September 2014

Leonard E. Gould, 89 of Cedar Springs, died Friday, September 12, 2014 at home. Leonard was born April 27, 1925 in Courtland Township, Michigan the son of Forrest and Rose (Schumacher) Gould.

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Thank You

18 September 2014

A big thank you to our families, friends and neighbors for prayers, food, flowers and cards. The United Methodist Church ladies for the nice luncheon and to Bliss-Witters & Pike Funeral Home for the excellent service. Also, thank you to Courtland Rescue for your efforts.   The Family of Beverly Parker  

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Thank You

18 September 2014

We want to thank our families, friends and neighbors for the many acts of kindness, flowers, memorials, cards and prayers. Thanks also to The Springs Church and Bliss-Witters & Pike Funeral Home for their kind servies.   “Love the people God sent you – one day He is going to need them back – and […]

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What Is wrong with the world?

18 September 2014

“Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose,” goes the French proverb credited to Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr: “The more things change, the more they stay the same.” It’s not that a society or person organization cannot be transformed. But such change is often cosmetic or superficial. Reality isn’t altered at the deeper, more profound levels. […]

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Servaas supports O’Hara for Judge

18 September 2014

  Retiring 63rd District Court Judge Steven Servaas announced last week that he is supporting attorney Jeffrey O’Hara’s bid to succeed him. Judge Servaas is stepping down after serving as the 63rd District Court Judge for 42 years. Judge Servaas said, “I have known Jeff as a trial lawyer for over twenty-five years. Jeff has […]

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