| Oct 18, 2011
| 11:18 AM
The body of 33-year-old Kevin Bruins was found at about 9:15 a.m. Tuesday morning in Holland. The Ottawa County Sheriff's Department found his body on some rocks on the north side of the pier in Lake Michigan directly in front of Holland State Park....
| Jun 15, 2011
| 3:51 PM
With violent crimes nearly doubling in churches over the past 3 years, the Ottawa County Sheriff’s department is not about to sit back and wait for something bad to happen. Instead, they’re helping church leaders be proactive and set up...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 7:14 PM
Like their contemporaries, the Frank family of nearby Amsterdam, the Ten Booms of Haarlem, Holland, who weren't Jewish, were persecuted for providing refuge to Jews duringWorld War II.
Another contrast: While Anne Frank's words survived via her famous...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:31 PM
Text of President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, as provided by the White House:
Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, distinguished guests and fellow Americans:
Last month, I went to Andrews Air Force Base and welcomed...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 7:23 AM
Rev. James Carter
Title: Pastor since July 1 at New Presbyterian Church,Pompano Beach.
Other job experience: Former Army chaplain at West Point and U.S. Army War College, Carisle, Pa.; former chaplain for Fourth Infantry Division and senior chaplain...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 11:17 AM
(CNN) - As the controversy over Chick-fil-A's founder publicly opposing same-sex marriage continues -- Mike Huckabeeis pushing for a Chick-fil-A day, while the Jim Henson Co. is cutting ties to the chain - we're republishing our list of 10 other religious...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 2:10 AM
A decade after surviving a near fatal raccoon attack, 10 year old Charlotte Ponce is getting her nose back.
Even though she's undergone about half a dozen surgeries during her young life, none have been able to do what family have hoped, until now....
| May 14, 2012
| 3:17 PM
A Lafayette pastor is facing a possible felony charge after a congregation member found a hidden camera inside of her bathroom stall.
Roberty Lyzenga has been the pastor at Sunrise Christian Reformed Church in Tippecanoe County since 2002 until late last...
| May 15, 2012
| 2:43 AM
With all the texting and emailing we do daily, many people think handwriting is a lost art. But, one Grand Rapids elementary school student is among an elite class of "cursive champs."
Hope Protestant Reformed Christian third grader, Amber Mastbergen, is...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 7:24 PM
West Michigan bid its final farewell to a local hero on Friday. Hundreds of police officers from all over Michigan laid fallen Walker Police Officer Trevor Slot to rest.
Slot, 41, was killed on October 13th, when he was hit by fleeing bank robbers...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 5:29 AM
A Hope College student is dead after allegedly stepping in front of a train Monday night.
18-year-old Joshua P. Boerigter, also known as JP was a freshman, and third generation Hope college student. Tuesday hundreds of faculty, staff, and students...