State Police Receives Approval to Fly Unmanned Aircraft System

State Police Receives Approval to Fly Unmanned Aircraft System to Support Public Safety Media demonstration scheduled for 1 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11 in Lansing   The Michigan State Police (MSP) has received authorization from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), making the department one of the first police agencies in the nation to obtain statewide […]

MASH comes to the West Michigan stage


Rogue River Community Theatre Company presents the iconic comedy March 19-21   CEDAR SPRINGS, Mich. – One of the most popular sitcoms in television history is coming to Cedar Springs this month as Rogue River Community Theatre Company presents the stage version of M*A*S*H. Based on the  hugely successful TV series that aired between Sept. […]

Rockford coin show to bring treasures to town ‘You never know what will be there’

Me holding American Silver Eagles .999 % Silver. One is slabbed by NGC at a perfect grade of MS 70 and the other a raw coin from the US Mint which would grade MS 69 or better. The raw coin can be purchased for $20 at the current metal market and the MS 70 graded coin has an approximate value of $60.

by BETH ALTENA   Rockford resident George Mayhak understands the allure of that perfect coin, the pull to look through just one more coin collection to see what might be there, and the surprise and excitement of realizing what you have is rare and valuable. All that will be arriving in Rockford at the Rockford […]

Spectrum Health United Hospital and Greenville Public Schools’ Mini Med School Honored at MASA


Key Leaders of the Event Inducted into the MASA Winners’ Circle Greenville, MI February 2, 2015 – On January 22, 2015, Peter Haines, Superintendent of Greenville Public Schools, along with Baldwin Heights Elementary School teacher Mindy Hepinstall, Baldwin Heights Principal Mike Walsh and Spectrum Health United Hospital director of surgical services Eric Nelson, were inducted […]

Parkside students place in Regional Spelling Bee


Congratulations to Parkside students Olivia Humphrey and Jakob Clausen for taking 1st and 3nd place at their Regional Spelling Bee at Gerald R. Ford Academic Center in Grand Rapids on February 10. Olivia, a 4th grader, placed 1st at the Regional and will go on to participate in the Greater Grand Rapids Spelling Bee held […]