3:30 PM May 16, 2012
Fruitport senior pitcher Cody Bayle continued to chalk up impressive strikeout numbers on the mound, as he fanned 13 Grant Tigers in the Trojans' 15-1 victory on Tuesday at Grant High School. Bayle allowed just three hits and one earned run in the contest that was shortened to six innings due to the mercy rule.
2:30 PM May 16, 2012
Fruitport's offense totaled 15 hits against host Grant on Tuesday, helping the Trojans' varsity softball team roll to a 13-0 Lakes Eight Conference victory.
2:01 PM May 16, 2012
While opinions differed and personalities conflicted, the conversations remained civil at the local library Tuesday evening. Grand Haven-area residents discussed the nature of public education at Loutit District Library, led by the West Michigan Civil Conversation Project. The audience engaged in constructive dialogues rather than raising their voice to get their point across.
1:30 PM May 16, 2012
Spring Lake's varsity golf team had the top three individual scores at Friday's Fremont Providence Christian Invitational, as the Lakers rolled to the tournament title with a team score of 316.
12:45 PM May 16, 2012
More plants and lawn ornaments were reported stolen from residences on the east side of Grand Haven over the weekend, and police said they don't have any leads.
11:47 AM May 16, 2012
For Eric Tenfelde, a trip from Chicago to Holland on Friday was necessary in repaying a gesture extended to him back in 1988.
10:56 AM May 16, 2012
It's been nearly a year since Spring Lake's memorable district tournament win over Orchard View when Cardinals' star Megan VanderWal hit what appeared to be the game-winning home run but was called out for not touching first base. VanderWal wasn't about to make the same mistake twice. The Cardinals' outstanding pitcher led her team to a pair of wins over the visiting Lakers on Tuesday. In the opener, she hit a walk-off two-run homer. She emphatically stomped on each bag on the way around the base paths, just to be safe.
10:50 AM May 16, 2012
For just the second time in program history, the Grand Haven boys lacrosse team can call itself conference champions.
7:00 AM May 16, 2012
Today: Sunny, with a high near 60. North-northwest wind at around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
11:13 PM May 15, 2012
The pier along Lake Michigan in Grand Haven is deteriorating and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is urging people to be extra cautious.
9:04 PM May 15, 2012
State Rep. Roy Schmidt of Grand Rapids has switched parties to run as a Republican after originally filing to run for re-election as a Democrat. His move angered Democrats because Schmidt waited until just before Tuesday's 4 p.m. filing deadline to announce his switch.
5:57 PM May 15, 2012
Hateful words written at a Grand Haven apartment complex have prompted a police investigation.
5:56 PM May 15, 2012
The Spring Lake Village charter and a grassroots petition drive may get tangled up in court.