Weekend Hoops roundup: Reading confidence fuels victory on the road at Jonesville Pittsford prep girls hoops defeat Camden-FrontierHILLSDALE COUNTY — Rival Big 8 girls basketball squads went head-to-head at Jonesville high school on Friday night. The Hillsdale Academy boys basketball team took on the one-loss Bellevue Broncos in a Saturday night matchup. Hillsdale was able to get the road win in a gritty 44-40 final. The Colts girls basketball team is 9-2 overall. The North Adams-Jerome girls basketball team fell to Battle Creek St. Phillip 21-52.
Watch and Read - Football Playoffs: Previews and predictions for each matchupHILLSDALE COUNTY — Prep football playoff time is here. Camden-Frontier has made the playoffs every other year of their time in the 8-player football divisions. This year, they face a rematch with the top-three ranked Colon Magi in the 8-player Division 2 playoffs. The 5-4 Camden-Frontier football team has a tough challenge ahead of them, quite possibly the hardest round one matchup for any team in the playoff field. Unfortunately for Camden-Frontier, this season seems to be fate for the Colon Magi.3 months ago The Hillsdale Daily News
SCHOOL BOARD RACESThe Daily News asked the following questions of candidates in contested non-partisan school board races in Montcalm and Ionia counties (please see separate stories about the Belding and Greenville school board races):1. I have fulfilled the coursework from the Michigan Association of School Boards to be a certified school board member. Performing all of the above in a fiscally responsible mannerLakeview Community Schools Board of Education(3 running for 2 seats)1. I have been attending school board meetings to be involved and understand what is expected of the board. I am currently completing my second four-term on the Saranac Community Schools Board of Education, with board positions including secretary, treasurer and vice president.3 months ago The Daily News
HOME TOWNSHIP — After about five-and-a-half years in total in two separate stints, Montabella Athletic Director and Dean of Students Marty Weese is stepping down from his position. Weese has accepted a position to be the new athletic director in the New Lothrop school district, where he will start on Monday. Weese started at Montabella in the 2016-2017 school year after spending nine years working in various positions in the Carson City-Crystal school district. Weese left Montabella in March of 2018 to become the principal at Carson City-Crystal but returned to his athletic director job at Montabella in the summer of 2019 after the position reopened. Weese said the decision to leave wasn’t an easy one but being the athletic director at Montabella will always be special to him.13 days ago The Daily News
Maureen Wolverton is another shining example of a young volunteer. Principal Mike Walsh said, “The difference she has made for our school community is a legacy that will never fade. She served on the local school board for years and recently resigned because she moved away. Dedicated to being an advocate for kids, he’s a superb choice for our local school board. “We owe it to society to help.”Colleen Burns, an avid volunteer since she was very young, says, “Volunteering is good for your soul.3 months ago The Daily News
ADVERTISEMENTPORT of Newcastle welcomed the world’s first ship equipped with a Wind Challenger hard sail on Monday morning. Bulk carrier Shofu Maru called Newcastle as part of its maiden voyage from Japan, drawing plenty of attention with its futuristic retractable sail system. MOL and Oshima Shipbuilding developed the Wind Challenger for the cargo vessel. The Wind Challenger hard sail system was designed to help ships harness wind as a sustainable energy source. The company announced in August this year its decision to construct a second bulk carrier fitted with the hard sail.3 months ago The Daily Cargo News
ADVERTISEMENTSPANISH energy giant Iberdrola has announced intentions to invest more than €1.1 billion (around $1.7 billion) in a green hydrogen and methanol plant in Tasmania. Iberdrola is partnering with Australian hydrogen developer Abel Energy to build the plant in Bell Bay. Iberdrola noted shipping companies since 2021 have been opting for large ships designed to run on ultra-clean-burning green methanol. “We are delighted to be able to combine Iberdrola’s global expertise in green hydrogen technologies with Abel Energy’s local knowledge and commercial drive,” Mr Rolfe said. SAL CEO Melwyn Noronha said the size of Iberdrola’s green methanol investment in Tasmania is most welcome.1 month ago The Daily Cargo News
Tennessee Titans score vs. Indianapolis Colts: Live updates in AFC South battleThe Tennessee Titans and Indianapolis Colts meet for the second time in 22 days Sunday in a key AFC South game. Tennessee Titans football vs. Indianapolis Colts: Game time, TV infoThe game will be at noon CT on CBS at Nissan Stadium. WALKER RETIRES: Former Tennessee Titans TE Delanie Walker officially retires from the NFLVRABEL COMPLAINS: Tennessee Titans' Mike Vrabel explains email scrutinizing NFL officiatingGENTRY ESTES: :Unpacking the good, bad and what's ahead for Tennessee Titans after open week | EstesTennessee Titans vs. Indianapolis Colts: Live score updatesThird quarter8:40 left: Colts move into Titans territory. Titans punt. 9:42 left: Jonathan Taylor in the Colts lineup, but three passes and a punt for the Colts on their first drive.3 months ago The Daily News Journal