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Hudsonville rallies for a late win over Gran Haven


GRAND HAVEN, Mich. (WZZM) - Coming off two close loses in the previous weeks, the Hudsonville Eagles put an end to their losing streak Friday defeating the Grand Haven Buccaneers 27-24.

The Bucs celebrated their homecoming entered into the second half up 17-7. But the Eagle's Kyle Toth carried the ball and his team to the end zone and eventually the win.


WMU-COOLEY LAW SCHOOL ASSISTANT DEAN TRACEY BRAME TO RECEIVE THE WHITNEY M. YOUNG JR. SERVICE AWARD

WMU-COOLEY LAW SCHOOL ASSISTANT DEAN TRACEY BRAME TO RECEIVE THE WHITNEY M. YOUNG JR. SERVICE AWARD

WMU-COOLEY LAW SCHOOL ASSISTANT DEAN TRACEY BRAME TO RECEIVE THE WHITNEY M. YOUNG JR. SERVICE AWARD FROM THE BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA
Service award will honor Brame’s efforts in implementing youth Scouting opportunities

 

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Oct. 2, 2014 – The Boy Scouts of America (BSA) will award both WMU-Cooley Law School Assistant Dean Tracey Brame and her husband, Kenyatta Brame, who is an adjunct professor at WMU-Cooley, with the Whitney M. Young Jr. Service Award for their implementation of youth Scouting opportunities. The service award will be presented at the Fulfilling the Dream fundraising luncheon on Monday, October 6 at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel.

 

The Whitney M. Young Jr.

Fall for Ottawa County Parks

Lakeshore Athena Awards

Lakeshore Athena Awards

 

THE LAKESHORE ATHENA® AWARD PROGRAM CELEBRATING 10 YEARS AND INTRODUCING THE YOUNG PROFESSIONAL LEADERSHIP AWARD WITH

JEANNE ENGLEHART AS THIS YEAR’S KEYNOTE SPEAKER

 

Twenty five area lakeshore women including 16 young professionals will be honored at this year’s Lakeshore ATHENA Award Program Luncheon.

 

Count Day at GHAPS

Count Day at GHAPS

GHAPS Enrollment Up 77 Students

 

Initial reports indicate that Grand Haven Area Public Schools' enrollment is up 77 students from last year's fall count day. 

 

"We are very pleased that families are choosing to enroll their children in our district," Assistant Superintendent of Human Services Scott Grimes says. "This is a direct reflection of our high quality, comprehensive programming."

 

Grimes adds that also significant is that the district had a large graduating class last year, replaced by a small kindergarten group this year. 

Schools Featuring Optimal Flexibility Hold Informational Events for Michigan Families

As families continue to seek school options featuring greater flexibility and control for their children’s education, Michigan’s leading virtual and blended learning schools – Michigan Connections Academy, Great Lakes Cyber Academy and Nexus Academy’s three campuses in Grand Rapids, Lansing and Royal Oak – have scheduled a variety of information events throughout October.

Interested families are encouraged to attend upcoming events to learn more about how virtual and blended learning works, meet teachers and familiarize themselves with the schools’ award-winning curriculum.

“We have seen a huge change in our son’s self-confidence and motivation to learn since

Tuesdays with Todd and Brad Reed: A Michigan Tribute

Tuesdays with Todd and Brad Reed: A Michigan Tribute

Tuesdays with Todd and Brad Reed: A Michigan Tribute

 

Photographers and Michigan Notable Book authors Todd and Brad Reed will be sharing their photography and stories of their Michigan travels at Spring Lake District Library on Thursday, Oct. 9, at 7:00 p.m.

 

The father and son duo set aside every Tuesday during 2012 to travel throughout Michigan in order to capture images of the beauty of the state. The results of their efforts can be seen in their 2014 Michigan Notable Book, “Tuesdays with Todd and Brad Reed: A Michigan Tribute” Signed copies of their book will be available at the event to purchase.

 

The Reeds will present a slideshow of 120 of the photos included in their book, as well as video footage and commentary. A question and answer period will follow the presentation.