COUNTY NEWS

More recess makes sense — for many reasons

 

One of the unintended consequences of the No Child Left Behind Act was school districts instituting a hyper-focused approach toward

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Three blood drives in area

The American Red Cross will conduct three blood drives in local communities in the next few days. All blood types

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City accepts gift of East Charles parcel

Rebecca Pierce

Editor

 

Hastings City Council members went into closed session Monday night and, when they came out, they had agreed to

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County board approves 911 millage renewal request

Pierce

Editor

When Barry County voters go to the polls on March 10 to cast their votes in the presidential

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Hastings set to Jingle and Mingle this weekend

Organizers have arranged to have Santa as a special visitor during Hastings Jingle and Mingle celebration. (Photo by Rose Hendershott)

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‘The Nutcracker’ returns to Nashville

Step ‘n’ Time Dance Studio and Crown Theatre will open their biennial presentation of “The Nutcracker” this weekend in Nashville.

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Thornapple Players’ Christmas shows underway

Della (Jordan Dimock) and Jim (Michael Moray) discuss their struggling financial situation in New York City circa 1906 in the

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Toys for Barry County Kids gets a boost

“Finley the Fox” project participants are, from left: Pat Doezema of Greenridge Realty, Jon Resseguie, Dawn Goodrich, Candice Smith, Patty

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