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Calhoun County Sheriff's deputies were dispatched to the restaurant at 503 Military Street at about 3 p.m. Tuesday on the report of the armed robbery, according to a news release. Police say a man handed the clerk a detailed note demanding money and indicating that he was armed.
Woman pleads no contest in stabbing of Thomas Blige Father of Mary J. Blige injured in attack by girlfriend Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1u3Lm88 Cheryl White enters the courtroom Tuesday. She entered a no contest plea to a charge of assault with intent to commit great bodily harm less than murder in the stabbing of Thomas Blige.
KCC's Flathau teaches unique view of world KCC photo professor teaches unique view of world Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1s5w5Y4 And no one understands that better that Ryan Flathau who, among other titles, is Kellogg Community College's coordinator of photography and multimedia. "I'm anxious about what the future of photography looks like," he said.
Police & Fire Homless man charged in weekend stabbing of two others Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1tYbrFA Eric Lawton appears on a video screen in the courtroom as he is arraigned Monday on two felonious assault charges. STABBING CHARGE: A homeless man, Eric Lawton, 32, was arraigned Monday in Calhoun County District Court on two counts of felonious assault after Battle Creek police alleged he stabbed two teenagers about 11:30 p.m. Saturday.
Enbridge, agencies to simulate oil spill response The Coast Guard's 9th District says the drill will be conducted Wednesday in Indian River. Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://on.lsj.com/1tYuijO File photo of Enbridge workers on the Kalamazoo River near East Burnham Street in Battle Creek on August 31, 2011.
Longtime librarian writes a book of hope Mary Ellen Davis writes "The Better Things in Life Await You" Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1tY5PLr Mary Ellen Davis, author of "The Better Things Await You" talks about her book and the event she has coming up Sept. 26 at the Art Center.
Workers tore into the concrete pavement and poles at the Festival Market Square construction site in downtown Battle Creek on Monday. Battle Creek's Festival Market Square construction update Workers tore into the concrete pavement and poles at the Festival Market Square construction site in downtown Battle Creek on Monday.
Marcus Anderson , a math professor at Kellogg Community College in Battle Creek, Michigan, recently created a video where he critiques an email sent to him from one of his students . The student, whose email address starts off with "cartmanrulez99", writes to the professor as if he is a best friend for life, drops a winky face, uses shortcuts when spelling out words , requests handouts for each of the four classes missed, and then goes ahead and asks for the actual class book.
Pink Ribbon Riders helping where they can Pink Ribbon Riders helping where they can for breast cancer victims Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1s2J8cK So in their memory, McKay started The Pink Ribbon Riders, a grassroots organization that raises money for both men and women who are in the midst of dealing with breast cancer. Patients who apply and meet requirements are provided with $500 gift cards that can be used for everything from food to medical bills as they battle their disease.
Chuck Carlson column: Never too late to do what's right Local youths show that it's never too late to do what's right Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1tTqEYk Those of us from a certain age group, and you know who you are , will likely recall a time of breathtaking excess. You will recall a time of doing what you wanted, when you wanted and, unless it involved an animal sacrifice or a possible felony charge, you didn't really care who was involved.
Police: Two arrested in home invasion Police and fire report. Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1s2vAOk Officers were called Sunday just after 3 p.m. to the 100 block of Duane Street in Bedford Township.
Davidson/Labrecque Mr. and Mrs. Brad Davidson of Fort Lauderdale, Florida/Battle Creek, Michigan along with Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Labrecque of Battle Creek, Michigan are happy to announce the engagement of their children, Lauren Emma and Jacob Quinn. Lauren graduated Cum Laude from Central Michigan University in 2012, with a major in Public Relations and a minor in Advertising.
The Sunday Look: Trains arrive at the Art Center At the Art Center of Battle Creek, model railroads are joined with historical exhibits through Oct. 18. Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1tOVfWY A passenger train rolls past a high rise into a bend. Freight cars sit, waiting for cargo.
Police: 7 dogs, 2 cats rescued in B.C. home Officers were called after witnesses said they saw a dog jump from a second story window. Check out this story on battlecreekenquirer.com: http://bcene.ws/1tNNmkF Seven dogs and two cats were rescued by Battle Creek police Friday from a home in the first block of East Avenue South.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 09:37 am
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