A Catholic archbishop who worked side-by-side at the Vatican with the man who would become Pope Benedict XVI says the outgoing head of the church has brought a high level of scholarship and intellectuality to the job.
Gary of Grand Haven asked, "The Army Corps of Engineers and the dredging companies are always looking for a place to dispose of the river silt. Why not mix it with a little bit of road salt and really spread it on the streets when it snows?"
Grammar school (as we called it in the 1940s) was coming to an end — eight years plus kindergarten with the same kids in a safe and comfortable environment. Now it was on to something bigger and a little scary.
H.B. Jennings was an early pioneer in Ottawa County history and a key merchant in the formation of Ottawa Center, a historic settlement platted in 1855 along the Grand River in the southeast corner of Crockery Township.