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With early snow melt, farmers need rain to continue in April

With early snow melt, farmers need rain to continue in April

OSCEOLA COUNTY — It may be too soon to say spring has officially sprung, but area farmers are gearing up for planting season which, is …

Osceola County’s 77th District Court reports

Osceola County’s 77th District Court reports

REED CITY — The following cases were heard this week in Osceola County’s 77th District Court. All cases might not be reported. Lana Lee …

Osceola County officials hear update on White Pine Trail

Osceola County officials hear update on White Pine Trail

REED CITY — Work to complete paving an 11-mile stretch of the White Pine Trail will begin later this year or in early 2018. John …

Reed City officials concerned about U.S. 10, Chestnut intersection

Reed City officials concerned about U.S. 10, Chestnut intersection

REED CITY — Reed City Council Member Dan Burchett knows the intersection of U.S. 10 and North Chestnut Street is dangerous. City Manager …

New partners offer additional services at Michigan Works! West Central in Osceola County

Submitted by Michigan Works! West Central REED CITY – Osceola County residents who are looking for a job or in need of a GED have some …

Features

Turn-of-the-century Christmas village in miniature

Turn-of-the-century Christmas village in miniature

MARION — Family members, friends, neighbors and holiday guests are charmed by a nostalgic portrayal of a bygone era as they admire the …

Evart City Council tables committee appointments

Evart City Council tables committee appointments

  EVART – There still is time for residents of Evart to have a hand in helping shape the city’s future. The Evart City Council …

EPS board approves $2 million in bond projects

EPS board approves $2 million in bond projects

EVART – Members of the Evart Public Schools Board of Education approved more than $2 million in projects during a special board meeting …

Hobby of cleaning, restoring headstones becomes way to save history

Hobby of cleaning, restoring headstones becomes way to save history

EVART – Mark Wilson finds it a challenge to drive past area cemeteries. It’s not because he has family buried there or he’s …

Police & Crime

LOCAL POLICE REPORTS — March 29, 2017

LOCAL POLICE REPORTS — March 29, 2017

Evart Police Department March 20 to March 26 March 20 Officers were called to a domestic dispute. No physical confrontation occurred and …

LOCAL POLICE REPORTS — March 22, 2017

LOCAL POLICE REPORTS — March 22, 2017

Evart Police Department March 13 to March 19 March 13 Officers stopped a vehicle for multiple traffic offenses. During the traffic stop, …

LOCAL POLICE REPORTS — March 8, 2017

LOCAL POLICE REPORTS — March 8, 2017

Evart Police Department Feb. 27 to March 5 Feb. 28 Officers were called to assist Child Protective Services on an investigation. The case …

LOCAL POLICE REPORTS — March 1, 2017

LOCAL POLICE REPORTS — March 1, 2017

Evart Police Department Feb. 20 to Feb. 26 Feb. 20 Officers were called to a local business to retrieve a found bicycle. Feb. 21 Officers …

Community

Back in Time — March 22, 2017

40 Years Ago MARCH 17, 1977   PBB Reed City Group Wants Milliken Removed Members of the Reed City based PBB Action Committee figure …

Daystar Christian Academy announces honor roll

EVART — Daystar Christian Academy recently announced its second quarter honor roll. Students who are on the A honor roll are: Katelyn …

Reed City resident inducted into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi

BATON ROUGE, La. — Kimberly Johnson, of Reed City, recently was initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi at Jacksonville …

Pastor’s Pen: The ‘S’ Word

Submission is a word that we usually find demeaning. We don’t think of someone submitting as being a positive thing. A wrestler who …