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Flat River Community Library offers "My Reading History"

Flat River Community Library offers "My Reading History"

From the Flat River Community Library Facebook page:

Have you Opted In to "My Reading History"? This feature on our website keeps track of everything you check out so you never forget a title again! Log into your account @ www.flatriverlibrary.org to take advantage of this great feature!

Greenville school receives $100k Target grant

GREENVILLE, Mich. (Daily News) - Baldwin Heights Elementary was one of 50 schools picked to receive a $100,000 grant from Target.

The grant is to be used to purchase much-needed resources and improve the school's learning environment.

In part of the company's commitment to education, Target donated $5 million to K-12 schools in 31 states, which includes plans to give $2 billion for education by the end of 2015.

You can read more of this story on the website of our partner, the Greenville Daily News.

GHS Retro-Radio Show

GHS Retro-Radio Show

From: http://www.greenville.k12.mi.us

Greenville High School is pleased to start a new program for our performers, the GHS Retro-Radio Show.  Student performers take us back to the Golden Age of Radio where voices, and a a few sound effects created amazing stories for generations of radio listeners.

Join us for a live performance of a classic radio script, and let your imagination soar!

The first production in this series is the classic Radio Show, The Mercury Theatres Production of HG Wells, "The War of the Worlds."  In 1938, Orson Welles created a panic up and down the East Coast of the United States as the Mercury Theatre On the Air led the world to believe that a Martian invasion was in full swing.  Come experience it yourself in this unique production.

Belding High School College Prep Night / Financial Aid Workshop

Belding High School College Prep Night / Financial Aid Workshop

From: http://www.bas-k12.org

We have a college prep night coming up on January 25th for Jun-iors. Aquinas College is sending Renee Gavitt to discuss how to prepare for college to junior students and parents. We will be meeting in the media center at 6:45 p.m.

On the same night, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., we are hosting a drop in workshop to assist families in submitting the FAFSA (Free Ap-plication for Federal Student Aid). All students wishing to con-tinue their education beyond high school should submit this form. Senior families are invited to stop by the upstairs computer lab (Rm 223) to work on the application and have their questions answered by financial aid experts. Please remember to bring all the required information.

Greenville teen stabbed in the face at gas station

GREENVILLE, Mich. (GREENVILLE DAILY NEWS) - A Greenville teenager was stabbed in the face at a Wesco gas station Sunday afternoon.

Our partner the Greenville Daily News is reporting the incident happened at the Wesco on Washington and Franklin streets.

According to police a 17 year old male stabbed in the face and another slightly injured from the altercation. Both victims were treated at the scene for their injuries.

The suspect fled the scene and was later arrested at his home and taken to the Montcalm County Jail.

Secretary of State gathers six tons of food for Michigan’s hungry

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson today announced that Secretary of State employees and customers donated more than $4,400 and nearly 12,000 pounds of food to the 2011 Michigan Harvest Gathering campaign, significantly topping last year’s efforts.

“Secretary of State employees and the people of Michigan continue to demonstrate their generosity and caring – even in these challenging times,” Johnson said. “I want to thank everyone who donated to the Michigan Harvest Gathering for helping feed those in need. Because of you, many of your neighbors had a happier holiday season and will have an easier time as we move into the new year. ”

The 2010 campaign raised $1,770 and nearly 9,000 pounds of food.

Harvest Gathering collection boxes are placed in Secretary of State offices and state office buildings during the fall food drive.

Greenville High School Theatre Archive

Greenville High School Theatre Archive

From the Greenville High School Theatre Facebook page:

The GPS Theatre Archive has been updated with "Grease" and "Little Women" production posters, and the program for "Grease." All in handy to use PDF format.

Theatre Archive