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NorthPointe 48, Tri-Unity 13

Hot Shots video from NorthPointe Christian where they took on Tri-Unity tonight.  Watch the video for details.

Comstock Park tops Wyoming for 7th win

COMSTOCK PARK (WZZM) -- The Comstock Park Panthers clinched a share of the O-K Blue title with a 38-13 win over Wyoming.

A Jack Rozema 76-yard touchdown run brought the Wolves to within 11. But touchdown runs from Jake Brown and Jake Bush put the game away for Comstock Park.

The Panthers can win the O-K Blue outright with a win over Sparta next week.

Three area fire departments honor fallen firefighters

GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM) - Three local fire departments honored those who have "answered the last alarm".

Wyoming, Walker, and Alpine Township Fire Departments led a silent parade through the streets of Walker and Comstock Park last night.

The only sounds heard were the names of firefighters who recently passed away as well as a bell, signifying the final alarm.

The Silent Night Memorial Service started in Chicago. Grand Rapids Fire Department adopted the tradion in 2002.

Fall Fun Parties at KDL

Fall Fun Parties at KDL

It’s that time, families! Maybe there won’t be 17 types of apples in the grocery store this year (As late-night TV host Jimmy Fallon would say, “Thank you, drought… “), but we still have leaves turning color, a chill in the air, Halloween and bonfires to look forward to — and best of all, KDL Harvest Parties and Family Pumpkin Carving events at various branches.

See below for dates, times and locations:

Harvest Party
Celebrate the season with autumn crafts, pumpkin decorating, games and bountiful fun! Please bring your own pumpkin to decorate.

Saturday, October 27, 2:00 PM – Kentwood branch

Wyoming Pumpkin Path this Saturday

Wyoming Pumpkin Path this Saturday

From: http://www.ci.wyoming.mi.us

The Wyoming Parks and Recreation Department's 9th Annual Pumpkin Path will be held on Saturday, October 13, 2012 in Lamar Park. This FREE family event will take place from 5PM - 7PM, with local businesses, clubs, and organizations hosting spaces along the path and handing out candy, coupons and prizes. Costumes are optional for the Pumpkin Path.

Wyoming family escapes house fire

WYOMING, Mich. (WZZM) - A Wyoming family is safe after escaping an early morning house fire.

Fire crews responded to the fire just after 1:00am. They believe the fire started in laundry room and caused heavy smoke to move through the house. Firefighters were able to gain control of the situation quickly.

All of the residents inside were not injured.

A cause is not yet known.

See Your Film on the Big Screen!

See Your Film on the Big Screen!

Are you a teen who loves movies? Here at KDL we love films and we want to see your movie on the big screen. That’s right! A screen at Celebration Cinema is waiting to premiere your short film. The Kent County Teen Film Festival is coming in February 2013 and submissions are due on January 7. Are there rules to this festival? Of course… but there are also prizes!

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity, brought to you by Grand Rapids Public Library, Celebration Cinema and us! Get all the details you need here.

Now get filming!