Hastings schools budget ‘really, really tight’

Rebecca Pierce



The decision to repair the worst roofs in the school district with money from the sinking fund

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Haircuts for Kids returns to Northeastern Elementary

Kindergarteners Jordan Drake and Carson Tyrrell get trimmed by stylists from Dick's Barber Shop in Hastings.





Contributing Writer

Dozens of hairdressers

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Police bring kids a Merry Christmas

Kamaia Johnson and Corrections Officer Amber Ball checkout during Shop with a Cop Tuesday.

Taylor Owens

Staff Writer

Barry County police

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Three Mile Road open – with a temporary surface

Motorists are encouraged to drive no more than 35 miles per hour as they cross Three Mile Road in a

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Jingle and Mingle offers festive start to holiday season in Hastings

The Hastings Rotary Club Christmas Parade high steps down the street Saturday featuring a variety of floats and groups

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Hastings school Christmas concerts changed

The band and choir programs at Hastings Area Schools will present their annual Christmas Collage concerts, but in a new

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Students consider what they can be at BCCAN

Hundreds of ninth-grade students from Barry County high schools attended the Barry County College Access Network, or B.C.C.A.N., Job Fair

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Winners announced in chamber’s local shopping event


Amy Lipscomb wins the grand prize in the Small Business Saturday local shopping promotion. (Chamber photo)




Kathy Maurer

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