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Winter Fun  The Post travels to Fellsmere, Florida Velzy Park fundraiser a delicious success FFA teacher receives honorary degree The Third Annual CTA Spelling Bee 2018 Red Hawk wrestlers move on to regionals Red Hawk bowlers looking to win conference Experience free fishing weekend Feb. 17-18  A New Shingle
 
Winter Fun 

Winter Fun 

We’ve been asking for your winter fun photos, and we’ve had many to choose from. Here are a few more of your photos showing how much fun the snow can be! 

Winter Fun 
The Post travels to Fellsmere, Florida

The Post travels to Fellsmere, Florida

The Post recently traveled with Mayor Gerald and Amy Jo Hall to Fellsmere, Florida, where they visited family. The Fellsmere Frog Festival, each January, has been a local favorite for 26 years. Fellsmere is part of the Sebastian-Vero Beach Metropolitan Statistical Area.

The Post travels to Fellsmere, Florida
Velzy Park fundraiser a delicious success

Velzy Park fundraiser a delicious success

Winters’s stormy weather didn’t keep the community from coming together for Velzy Park’s third annual Spaghetti Dinner and Dessert Auction last Friday, February 9.  

Velzy Park fundraiser a delicious success
FFA teacher receives honorary degree

FFA teacher receives honorary degree

Cedar Springs High School teacher Mr. Larry Reyburn, advisor for the Cedar Springs FFA, received his Honorary American FFA degree on Wednesday, February 7. He was one of 59 recipients chosen in 2017 to receive the degree from the National FFA Organization, and the only person in Michigan. Usually this award is received at national […]

FFA teacher receives honorary degree
The Third Annual CTA Spelling Bee 2018

The Third Annual CTA Spelling Bee 2018

In January, 28 students in grades third through eighth competed in the third annual CTA School Spelling Bee! For several weeks prior to the Bee, participants practiced, practiced, and practiced lists of spelling words in preparation for the School Bee.

The Third Annual CTA Spelling Bee 2018
Red Hawk wrestlers move on to regionals

Red Hawk wrestlers move on to regionals

Wrestling is often coined as the “toughest six minutes in sports.” Six Red Hawk wrestlers proved their toughness this weekend as they advanced to the Division 2 Regional Finals

Red Hawk wrestlers move on to regionals
Red Hawk bowlers looking to win conference

Red Hawk bowlers looking to win conference

The Red Hawk boys and girls bowling teams have been busy trying to roll their way towards a conference championship.

Red Hawk bowlers looking to win conference
Experience free fishing weekend Feb. 17-18 

Experience free fishing weekend Feb. 17-18 

Grab a fishing rod and enjoy some of the finest fishing Michigan has to offer during the 2018 Winter Free Fishing Weekend Saturday, Feb. 17, and Sunday, Feb. 18.

Experience free fishing weekend Feb. 17-18 
A New Shingle

A New Shingle

Cedar Springs Dental welcomes new dentist... After 23 years of service to the Cedar Springs area, Dr. Danette Martin decided it was time to retire.

A New Shingle
Youth wrestlers face intense competition

Youth wrestlers face intense competition

08 February 2018

By Jacquie Troupe On February 4, Cedar Springs Youth Wrestling Club traveled to Grand Valley State University, Chippewa Hills High School and Oxford High School.  Thirty local youth joined 463 wrestlers in the Open & Novice Tournament at GVSU. The Team went 64-50 for the day.  Leading the team in Most Pins in Shortest Times […]

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FeederWatch asks: whose feathers get ruffled?

FeederWatch asks: whose feathers get ruffled?

08 February 2018

For more than 30 years, people who feed wild birds have been reporting their observations to Project FeederWatch to track trends in bird populations.

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DNR has new online form for reporting fish kills

08 February 2018

  Winter weather can create conditions that cause fish and other aquatic creatures to die To simplify the public’s ability to report fish kills, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently developed an online form for reporting fish kills in quantities larger than 25 fish. A fish kill of this size could have more factors involved […]

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Five things to remember about exemptions and dependents 

08 February 2018

  Most taxpayers can claim one personal exemption for themselves and, if married, one for their spouse. This helps reduce their taxable income on their 2017 tax return. They may also be able to claim an exemption for each of their dependents. Each exemption normally allows them to deduct $4,050 on their 2017 tax return. […]

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Five Valentine’s Day gift ideas she’ll love

Five Valentine’s Day gift ideas she’ll love

08 February 2018

(Family Features) Finding the perfect Valentine’s Day gift has been a challenge for ages. Whether your relationship is new or has withstood the test of time, it’s the perfect time to remind her that she plays an important role in your life. It turns out all that worry may be for nothing. A survey by […]

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Valentine’s recipes you’ll love to share

Valentine’s recipes you’ll love to share

08 February 2018

(Family Features) If the way to your loved one’s heart is through the stomach, there’s no better way to start off this Valentine’s Day than with a homemade breakfast prepared with love.  Whether you’re whipping up a breakfast for a spouse with a sophisticated palate or trying to tempt the taste buds of your littlest […]

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Football makes sense 

08 February 2018

  A guy took his blonde girlfriend to the Super Bowl—her first football game. They had great seats right behind their team’s bench. After the game, he asked her how she liked the experience. “Oh, I really liked it,” she replied, “especially the tight pants and all the big muscles, but I just couldn’t understand […]

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Hometown Happenings

08 February 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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Police seek suspects in break-in

Police seek suspects in break-in

01 February 2018

Do you recognize the people in these surveillance photos? They are suspects in a break-in that occurred at Boomer Park in Nelson Township, about 11 p.m. Monday evening.

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Second crash victim passes away

Second crash victim passes away

01 February 2018

The father of a young Marine who died earlier this month in a crash on 14 Mile Road has died of injuries he sustained in the crash.

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