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DISTRICT CHAMPS CSHS and H Productions proudly present Radium Girls Various Duncan Hines cake mixes recalled Responsible freedom Red Hawks upset Oilers for District title Showcasing the DNR: Saving Michigan’s bats
 
DISTRICT CHAMPS

DISTRICT CHAMPS

For the first time in 17 years, the Cedar Springs Red Hawks Varsity Football team brought home the District championship title after defeating the Mount Pleasant Oilers 44-14 in Mount Pleasant last Friday, November 2.

DISTRICT CHAMPS
CSHS and H Productions proudly present Radium Girls

CSHS and H Productions proudly present Radium Girls

This weekend only!... The Radium Girls is a phenomenal drama that depicts the mistakes of the past. Picture this: the Roaring 20’s, the stock market is booming, people are dancing and enjoying themselves; however, along with the booming economy, World War I is looming over their heads.

CSHS and H Productions proudly present Radium Girls
Various Duncan Hines cake mixes recalled

Various Duncan Hines cake mixes recalled

CHICAGO – Conagra Brands is collaborating with health officials in connection with a positive finding of Salmonella in a retail sample of Duncan Hines Classic White cake mix that may be linked to a Salmonella outbreak that is currently being investigated by CDC and FDA. While it has not been definitively concluded that this product is linked to the […]

Various Duncan Hines cake mixes recalled
Responsible freedom

Responsible freedom

Rev. Bill Johnson Cedar Springs United Methodist 140 S. Main St. Cedar Springs, MI  49319   In the tradition of my church, there is a vital combination between personal faith and social witness. Methodist founder John Wesley was among the leaders of social reform in England during an age when living conditions in neighbor France […]

Responsible freedom
Red Hawks upset Oilers for District title

Red Hawks upset Oilers for District title

By Judy Reed The Cedar Springs Red Hawks powered their way to another win and a Division 3 district title last Friday night, November 2, when they beat the previously undefeated Mt. Pleasant Oilers on their own turf by a score of 44-14.  The Oilers were 10-0 going into the match up, and had only […]

Red Hawks upset Oilers for District title
Showcasing the DNR: Saving Michigan’s bats

Showcasing the DNR: Saving Michigan’s bats

By Hannah Schauer, Michigan Department of Natural Resources   Maybe you’ve noticed fewer bats active during those warm, buggy summer evenings and wondered why? This situation is not unique to Michigan. In fact, many places throughout North America have seen declines in bat numbers. The reason for the reduction in numbers for many species of bats […]

Showcasing the DNR: Saving Michigan’s bats
Uncle Skinny’s Christmas coming to the Kent Theatre

Uncle Skinny’s Christmas coming to the Kent Theatre

02 November 2018

The Rockford Area Theater Troupe is pleased to announce their upcoming fun-filled, western-themed and original performance of Uncle Skinny’s Christmas, coming to the Kent Theatre in Cedar Springs on November 16-17. The story begins in the furthest saloon, of the furthest town, in the furthest county. The Boys are playing evening poker, the Ma’dam is […]

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Write it down

02 November 2018

  There was an elderly couple that noticed that they were getting a lot more forgetful, so they decided to go to the doctor. The doctor told them that they should start writing things down so they wouldn’t forget them.  At home that evening, the wife asked her husband to get her a bowl of […]

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Hometown Happenings

02 November 2018

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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Child dies after being run over by trailer

01 November 2018

Updated on Nov. 2 with the name of the victim. A trick or treating event in the Village of Sheridan ended in tragedy Wednesday night, October 31, when an 8-year-old child fell off a trailer and was run over. Troopers from the Michigan State Police Post in Lakeview are investigating the accident. According to police, […]

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City to hold special meeting on marihuana ordinance

31 October 2018

Meeting to be held Thursday, Nov. 1, at CS Public Library 6 p.m. by Judy Reed The City of Cedar Springs will hold a special meeting on Thursday, November 1, at the Cedar Springs Public Library at 6 p.m. to discuss an amendment to the ordinance on marihuana facilities and establishments in the City. According […]

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Man charged with homicide in shooting

Man charged with homicide in shooting

25 October 2018

The man suspected of killing another man outside of a bar/restaurant in Morley Saturday evening was arraigned Monday. Randall Robert Jensen, 48, was arraigned in Mecosta County’s 77th District Court on October 22 and formally charged with six felonies. Count 1: Homicide – Open Murder; Count 2: Weapons – Felony Firearms; Count 3: Assault with a […]

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CBDT postpones Community Gala

25 October 2018

The Gala scheduled for October 20, by the Community Building Development Team (CBDT) was recently postponed. Unfortunately, mailing providers temporarily lost the invitations, delaying the opportunity for invitees to make room in their schedules and to RSVP. Additionally, as often happens, the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) delayed approval for the placement of the amphitheater […]

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Don’t forget to vote on November 6

Don’t forget to vote on November 6

25 October 2018

Midterm elections are here, and this week the Post will be highlighting local candidates for school board and the City of Cedar Springs.

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Words have power

25 October 2018

Pastor Inge Whittemore East Nelson UMC  9024 18 Mile Road, Cedar Springs    May the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be pleasing to you, O Lord, my rock and my redeemer (Psalm 19:14 NLT). Many pastors recite this particular scripture prior to giving their message (sermon/homily). It is a reminder […]

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ALONZO TAYLOR ANTHONY SR.

ALONZO TAYLOR ANTHONY SR.

25 October 2018

Alonzo “Lonnie” Taylor Anthony Sr, age 46, of Sand Lake, passed away Monday, October 8, 2018 at home surrounded by his family. He is survived by his parents, George H. and Io (Amacher) Anthony of Sand Lake; children, Tina Marie Anthony, Alonzo Taylor Anthony Jr (Emily); grandchildren, Branwyn and Dallan, fiancee, Joyce McCallum; sisters, Laurie […]

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