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Kristina Beers: Learning to play an important part of summer

Kristina Beers: Learning to play an important part of summer

By Kristina Beers Special to the Pioneer I am excited for the summer break, as it’s nice to have a little reprieve from such a regimented …

David Stiles: There is help in time of trouble

David Stiles: There is help in time of trouble

By Pastor David Stiles Baldwin Baptist Church What a bad feeling it is to be overwhelmed in a time of trouble. Where can we turn for help? …

Kevin Slimp: Lennox Valley: Sarah’s secret: What does she know that she’s not telling?

Kevin Slimp: Lennox Valley: Sarah’s secret: What does she know that she’s not telling?

By Kevin Slimp Syndicated Columnist One thing was certain about the place I grew up: The ministers who served our community were respected …

Ron Witbeck: Challenged every morning with ‘if’

Ron Witbeck: Challenged every morning with ‘if’

By Ron Witbeck Associate Pastor, Resurrection Life Church Everyone has issues that need dealing with every day the Lord gives us. It …

Editorials

Congratulations to the graduates

Graduation season has settled into the area, as well as across the nation. These few weeks are a whirlwind of activity and can mean a …

Pioneer E-Edition: 4.12.18

Pioneer E-Edition: 4.12.18

Letters to the Editor

Griffith: The right thing for students is to vote yes

Griffith: The right thing for students is to vote yes

To the editor: After reading Judy Winegar’s letter to the editor this week, we decided that while she is entitled to her opinion, we …

From the superintendent’s desk: Operating millage on May 8 ballot

From the superintendent’s desk: Operating millage on May 8 ballot

By Roger Cole Morley Stanwood Community Schools Morley Stanwood Community Schools is holding its bi-annual approval of …

DENNIS BEEMER: MCWC attacks on Nestlé are unfounded

DENNIS BEEMER: MCWC attacks on Nestlé are unfounded

To the editor: In response to the recent series of articles that relied heavily on information from a Michigan Citizens for Water …

Dolores Grace Horan: Mural a great addition to downtown

Dolores Grace Horan: Mural a great addition to downtown

A special thank you: “Awesome,” “Outstanding,” “Beautiful,” were just a few of the comments heard …

Snow removal isn’t just a kind gesture

Snow removal isn’t just a kind gesture

Dear Editor, While no one wants to be branded a Grinch around Christmastime, I believe your writer Emily Grove omitted an important fact in …

Letter to the Editor: Writer supports bond issue

Letter to the Editor: Writer supports bond issue

To the editor: It’s hard to believe that it has been 20+ years since our last bond issue. I believed then in that issue and I believe …