6:03 PM Apr 30, 2012
Here's a hint: There's not a lot to cry about in Ottawa County.
12:15 PM Apr 30, 2012
The rivalry between the boys lacrosse teams at Grand Haven and Spring Lake has intensified greatly as the two programs continue to grow.
11:57 AM Apr 30, 2012
The Grand Haven High School Science Olympiad team topped 47 other schools on Saturday to become state Science Olympiad champion for the seventh year in a row.
11:38 AM Apr 30, 2012
Two of the most consistent girls track teams in West Michigan in recent seasons battled for the top spot at Saturday's 43rd annual Frank Grimm Relays at Wyoming Park High School. In the end, Hamilton, a top 10 finisher in last season's Division 2 state finals, edged Grand Haven in the final team standings, 110-82. "All day lnog it was Hamilton first and Grand Haven second,' said Bucs' coach John Tarr. "As always Hamilton has a strong team.'
10:23 AM Apr 30, 2012
With its dominant pitching and high-powered offense, Orchard View is one of the favorites to take home the Lakes Eight Conference softball crown this spring.
10:00 AM Apr 30, 2012
Almost two years in service and the Love INC Free Health Clinic is still making a difference for people with medical needs. "It's awesome,' Spring Lake resident Chris Siemion said. "If it weren't for them, people like me would be totally stuck with no help at all.'
8:30 AM Apr 30, 2012
Fifty "littles' from Big Brother/Big Sisters of the Lakeshore, along with their "bigs,' will be going to the major leagues in July thanks to the effort of a Grand Haven Township man. The July 19 trip will be made possible thanks to the fundraising efforts of Dave Palmer, who is seeking to raise $5,500 to send the 100 people to Comerica Park in Detroit for a Tigers-Angels game.
7:00 AM Apr 30, 2012
Today: A 30-percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
10:21 PM Apr 29, 2012
John Potter already had plenty to celebrate this afternoon as he and his roommates graduated from Western Michigan University. Potter, a 2008 Grand Haven High School graduate, had even more to celebrate when his cell phone rang and he realized it was Buffalo Bills head coach Chan Gailey. Gailey told Potter that the Bills were going to select him with their final pick in the 2012 NFL Draft.
8:00 PM Apr 29, 2012
The Northwest Ottawa Recreation Authority's Mother, Daughter Tea Party is Saturday, May 5, at Lakeshore Middle School's Café.
6:00 PM Apr 29, 2012
Loutit District Library's Sunday afternoon concert season concludes May 6 with the River Valley Strings, a nine-member group based in Grand Rapids.
4:00 PM Apr 29, 2012
Spring Lake District Library will be hosting a conversational Spanish class for adults during the month of May.