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CENTREVILLE — The Centreville Village Council Monday appointed Civica Engineering’s Tim Woodham as the village’s engineer for a lift station project on Dean Street in Centreville and voted 6-0, with Trustee Carol Snow-Penn abstaining, to give Woodham permission to proceed with the planning, design...
CENTREVILLE — Move-in to the new Twin County Community Probation Center (in the completely renovated old Three Rivers Save-a-Lot building) has occurred, TCCPC program director Kevin Butler told members of the St. Joseph County Community Corrections Advisory Board during their meeting Wednesday, Nov...
During the St. Joseph County Commission on Aging board meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 16 in Sturgis, board member Robin Baker (left) and board chair Margaret Shultz (right) presented COA in-home caregiver Cheryl Craig with a framed certificate, pin and gift card to recognize her 10 years of dedicated...
LOCKPORT TOWNSHIP — The Lockport Township Board Monday, Nov. 14 tabled discussion on changing any rates for water customers as they look at depreciation of the equipment and maintaining it into the future, including getting an additional well. “We need to do something,” clerk and Water Board...
COATESVILLE, Pa. — While visiting Pennsylvania recently, Chuck Worley of the Sons of Union Veterans March to the Sea Camp #135 took a side trip to visit Jeff Stafford, who is building the carriage for the Scidmore Park cannon. He reports: “Jeff is currently working on the Three Rivers carriage....
Jack Gieber of Centreville stopped by the Commercial-News office with the deer he shot Tuesday, Nov. 15, the first day of firearm deer season for 2016. The eight-point buck was taken south of Three Rivers around 7:15 a.m.; it weighed approximately 200 pounds dressed.  
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder announces the appointment of Annie Harrison of Lansing to the Crime Victim Services Commission. Snyder also announced current member Victor Fitz (the Cass County prosecutor) as chair of the commission. The Commission oversees the Crime Victim Compensation Program, which...
THREE RIVERS — Those attending a community conversation on Thursday, Nov. 10 at the Bethel Baptist Church Recreation and Learning Center got to share their views on state government services and the political process through a Center for Michigan event put on by Bethel Baptist Church and the...
THREE RIVERS — The St. Joseph County Historical Society will hold a program on “The Civil War” presented by Leonard Shippy on Sunday, Nov. 20 at 2 p.m. at 34 N. Main St. Shippy has been a Civil War collector for 30 years. He leads the Three Rivers Civil War Roundtable that meets at the Three Rivers...
CONSTANTINE — Members of the St. Joseph County Genealogical Society (SJCGS) listened to a presentation by Charise Markin on Saturday, Nov. 12 at Constantine Township Library. Markin is a member of the Elkhart County Genealogical Society and discussed Ancestry.com, and a free online research program...

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