9:00 AM Sep 29, 2012
Justin B. McIntyre, 23, will go straight to trial on the first-degree child abuse charge. A final pre-trial conference is scheduled for Nov. 26, and a jury trial has been set for Dec. 18 at 9 a.m. McInytre has been in jail since Aug. 24 after he allegedly shook the Bentley McIntyre – then six weeks old – in the Ferrysburg home where he was staying with his girlfriend and other family members. His girlfriend and the child's mother, 19-year-old Kaylee Zalsman, was at work at the time.
7:00 AM Sep 29, 2012
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
1:20 AM Sep 29, 2012
Grand Haven has had trouble effectively running the football this fall, and lately, their passing game has faltered as well.
1:16 AM Sep 29, 2012
If anything, Fruitport's varsity football team can come away with the confidence that even in a performance that wasn't close to its best, it was still good enough to remain as the cream of the crop in the Lakes Eight Conference.
1:11 AM Sep 29, 2012
Johnny Mundt had two kickoff returns for touchdowns - an 80-yarder in the first quarter and another that covered 68 yards in the fourth - leading Spring Lake's varsity football team to a 28-14 victory at Fremont on Friday.
1:09 AM Sep 29, 2012
The Grand Haven High School equestrian team captured the District 9 Title last Saturday.
8:45 PM Sep 28, 2012
Empty chairs hanging from trees at a home across the street from an elementary school are being seen as a racist statement by some people in the community.
5:00 PM Sep 28, 2012
Nolan from Holland asked, "Why didn't the University of Michigan take out Denard Robinson after he threw five interceptions during the Wolverines' loss to Notre Dame on Saturday?"
4:30 PM Sep 28, 2012
Volunteers are invited to help plant perennials along the Grand River Greenway beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday at Mill Point Park.
2:30 PM Sep 28, 2012
Jamie Kimball admitted that he had a little luck on his side this summer.
2:30 PM Sep 28, 2012
Let's face it: If local athletes didn't set school records, make All-State teams, or lead their respective schools to playoff wins or state championships, they had little chance at making this list.
2:00 PM Sep 28, 2012
Hailey Watkins shot a sparkling round of 39, leading Grnad Haven's varsity girls golf team to an impressive 184-192 win over West Ottawa on Thursday at Pigeon Creek Golf Course.
2:00 PM Sep 28, 2012
Show off your artistic talents and let everyone know how reading makes your world a brighter place. Beginning Oct. 1, children in preschool through eighth grade are invited to submit their design for the Spring Lake District Library's 19th Annual Children's Bookmark Contest.
1:30 PM Sep 28, 2012
After a solid second-place showing at its home invitational on Saturday, Spring Lake's swimming and diving team took care of business once again with a home victory over Coastal Conference foe Fremont at the Spring Lake Aquatic Center on Thursday.