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Halloween Happenings Fall colors  Pedestrian dies in accident Trick or treat in Cedar Springs Medical cause suspected in M-57 crash into home Red Hawks improve to 7 and 1 with a win over Greenville Named your car? Then treat it like a good friend with these tips John Ball Zoo goes Boo
 
Halloween Happenings

Halloween Happenings

Check out some of the fun, fall activities going on in our area for Halloween!

Halloween Happenings
Fall colors 

Fall colors 

We asked for your beautiful fall photos, and many of you took the time to post them on our Facebook page. The photos on this page show the splendor of the fall colors in the West Michigan area.

Fall colors 
Pedestrian dies in accident

Pedestrian dies in accident

A man was killed on 17 Mile Road in Cedar Springs about 6 p.m. Friday evening, while crossing the street. Police identified the man as Bruce Hickman, 53, of the City of Cedar Springs.

Pedestrian dies in accident
Trick or treat in Cedar Springs

Trick or treat in Cedar Springs

It’s only one week until Halloween—are you ready for a night full of fun? Does the thought greeting scores of trick or treaters make you break out in a cold sweat? Forget staying home! Pack up the kids and come out Halloween night for the Annual Cedar Springs Halloween Spooktacular in Cedar Springs!

Trick or treat in Cedar Springs
Medical cause suspected in M-57 crash into home

Medical cause suspected in M-57 crash into home

A resident in the home located on the southwest corner of Myers Lake Road and 14 Mile Road (M-57) heard two crashing sounds before a final one shook the house.

Medical cause suspected in M-57 crash into home
Red Hawks improve to 7 and 1 with a win over Greenville

Red Hawks improve to 7 and 1 with a win over Greenville

On Friday, October 17, the rain began as the national anthem was sung and just after the Cedar Springs Red Hawks honored so many brave people that have been affected by cancer in the third annual Hawks against Cancer pink game.

Red Hawks improve to 7 and 1 with a win over Greenville
Named your car? Then treat it like a good friend with these tips

Named your car? Then treat it like a good friend with these tips

When cousins Bo and Luke Duke from the television series The Dukes of Hazzard named their car “The General Lee,” they had the famous General Robert E. Lee in mind. Why? The show was set in the South, so perhaps it was to capture the Southern vibe of the Duke lifestyle.

Named your car? Then treat it like a good friend with these tips
John Ball Zoo goes Boo

John Ball Zoo goes Boo

Cedar Springs’ very own Miss Great Lakes State teen 2014, Hannah Ringler, 18, is volunteering as a singing mermaid at the John Ball Zoo goes Boo event this weekend, October 25 and 26.

John Ball Zoo goes Boo

DONALD TIBBE

17 October 2014

October 15, 2003   I pray you’ll be our eyes, And watch us where we go. I pray we’ll find your light And Hold it in our hearts. Help us find a place, Guide us with your grace, Give us faith so we’ll be safe. Sadly missed by his wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren  

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Peanut butter pews

17 October 2014

Pastor Kristi J. Rhodes   Hillcrest Community Church 5994 18 Mile Rd. Cedar Springs, MI 49319   Over the years, I have had the privilege of being used by God to help many people, marriages, and families through some very hard seasons in their lives. Too often, people get stuck in a bad place and […]

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Dancing, not marching

17 October 2014

There is a story about two monks walking along the road when they come to a river. A beautiful woman is standing there. She can’t figure out how to continue her journey. So one of the monks picks her up in his arms—something he was absolutely forbidden to do, for touching a woman was against […]

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Weekly Fishing Tip: 

Weekly Fishing Tip: 

17 October 2014

  How to catch muskellunge when others can’t For many anglers muskellunge can be quite elusive, but having a few tips in your back pocket can make your trips more successful. The first thing to consider is the type of lure you might use. Many experts recommend using a jerkbait-style lure to trigger vertical follows. […]

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DNR releases 2014 deer season forecast 

DNR releases 2014 deer season forecast 

17 October 2014

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced that its annual deer season forecast (2014 Deer Hunting Prospects) is now available online. DNR deer program biologists predict that hunters this season will see similar success rates as in 2013. The forecast is designed to give hunters a better idea of what to expect in the woods this […]

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Lunar Eclipse

17 October 2014

By Ranger Steve Mueller   It was one of those rare occasions when the Earth Sun and Moon aligned in a straight line. This does not occur every month so we do not experience eclipses often. If astronauts were on the moon, they would have witnessed a total solar eclipse while we watched the lunar […]

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Be the referee

17 October 2014

  By Mark Uyl, Asst. Director, MHSAA   Automatic first downs    Today we are going to talk about one of the biggest rule difference areas in high school football, from those rules used in college and pro games, and that deals with automatic first downs. When watching that college game on Saturday or the […]

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A Great Week for the Chargers

A Great Week for the Chargers

17 October 2014

The Creative Technologies Academy Cross Country team came in with a focused mindset this week, knowing that the state meet was coming up soon, and their results certainly showed it.

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K-5 News

K-5 News

17 October 2014

The 2014-2015 school year has started with some changes and additions, but CTA Elementary is stronger than ever. We welcomed new teachers for third and fourth grade.

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CTA Calendar

17 October 2014

October 18  Cross Country – Michigan Class “D” State Championship   October 18  1st Annual Harvest Festival – 3-6 pm (PA sponsored)   October 18  Harvest Festival Dance – 6-9 pm   October 21-23  Student Led Parent Teacher Conferences (required of all students and parents) October 23  Wall of Honor Recognition – 2 pm CTA […]

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