COUNTY NEWS

Schools prepare shift to 'whole child' reporting

Taylor Owens

Staff Writer

A new initiative from the Michigan Department of Education will likely change the landscape of education

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Students say 'Thanks' to school board

Students from Central Elementary and Hastings Middle schools made a special effort to thank Hastings Area School System Board of

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Gaines Township temporarily halts private road construction

Greg Chandler

Staff Writer

 

Gaines Township officials have put a halt to the construction of any new private roads and

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To cast a ballot in the presidential primary, people must vote a straight party ticket unless they choose to vote only on the county's millage renewal proposition.

Rebecca Pierce

Editor

 

The ballots for the March 10 presidential primary election arrived at the Barry County Clerk’s office

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School cell phone ban, expanded recess have positive impact, staff reports

Southeastern Elementary School welcomed the Hastings Board of Education for its meeting on Monday in the school library. A school

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Yankee Springs residents sound off at special public hearing

About 50 residents attend the special meeting Saturday at Yankee Springs Township Hall regarding the proposed renovation and expansion of

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Barry County's foster parent program always looking for more

Luke Froncheck

Staff Writer

Tim Click, the Barry County Health and Human Services director, oversees foster care and placement of

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Yankee Springs board squabbles over GLASWA bylaw changes

Greg Chandler

Staff Writer

Proposed language changes to the articles of incorporation for the Gun Lake Area Sewer and

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