Board approves county admin fee for franchise customers




FLINT TWP. — The Flint Township Board of Trustees authorized a per month fee from Genesee County to the bills of township residents who are City of Flint water customers at its Jan. 24 meeting. The township first discussed the water rate increase for township residents who receive water from the City of Flint at its Jan. 10 meeting. At […]

Richardson Consulting announces February events



FLINT – Recco S. Richard Consulting, Inc. (RSRC) announces upcoming programs and events for February. On Feb. 5, RSRC announces its youth outing, ‘Skate Till You Drop,’ from 4:30-7 p.m. at Skate Land in Mt. Morris. Cost is $10, which includes transportation, skate rental and admission. The outing is for children ages 4-17 and chaperones are welcome. On Feb. 12, […]

News Briefs



Bake sale FLINT TWP. — The Carman-Ainsworth softball program will hold a bake sale noon-3 p.m. Feb. 5 at Kroger’s, located at the corner of Corunna and Dye Rds. Items at the bake sale will be sold for donations. All donations will be given to the Carman- Ainsworth Senior Center to purchase baby products for area families. Details: Call Pam […]

Saebo therapy gives teen hope for future

CornerStone Rehabilitation steps up to help Drost regain hand function


DAVISON TWP. — Tim Drost had almost given up hope he’d be able to play his favorite video games again after suffering neurological damage from a bout with the H1N1 virus back in 2009. Drost, 17, a student at Davison High School, was an avid video gamer and had aspirations of one day programming video games. But the virus left […]

Business Briefs



HealthPlus names Senior Director of Administrative Services FLINT TWP. — HealthPlus of Michigan has announced that Robert W. Lincoln, Jr. has been named senior director of administrative services for the company. In this role he will lead HealthPlus’ human resources, compliance, and legal departments. “Rob brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in human resource management to HealthPlus,” said HealthPlus […]

HealthPlus names Helms VP of Provider Network Development and Business Intelligence



FLINT — HealthPlus of Michigan has promoted Erik Helms to the position of vice president, provider network development and business intelligence. Helms, who most recently served as the company’s senior director of business intelligence and program management, will oversee the development and expansion of the HealthPlus provider network and health system/provider relationships. He will also oversee the HealthPlus Business Intelligence […]

UM-Flint, MCC announces 13th annual Earth Day, Garden Celebration



FLINT — University of Michigan-Flint (UM-Flint) and Mott Community College (MCC) are once again combining their annual Earth Day and Garden Celebration from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 16. The 13th annual community event will be held at the UM-Flint Campus in the Harding Mott University Center, 303 E. Kearsley St. This community wide celebration is free and open to the […]

Students still have time to enter poster contest



GENESEE COUNTY — The Michigan Committee for Severe Weather announces its 2011 Severe Weather Awareness Poster Contest for any Michigan student in fourth or fifth grade. The artwork must illustrate what individuals and families should do to prepare for Michigan severe weather, such as snowstorms, severe cold, tornados, thunderstorms, lightning and/or floods. The Committee is looking for posters with a […]

Waiting on the snow

The VIEW from here

As I write this we are awaiting what I call “snowmageddon” — a huge snowstorm of Biblical proportion — which weather forecasters are predicting will blanket Genesee County with as much as 15 inches of the white stuff. OK, calling it “of Biblical proportionss” may be overdoing it just a bit, but the way forecasters talk you’d think it was […]

Genesys Health System to appoint new president, CEO



GRAND BLANC — Genesys Health System recently announced that Betsy Aderholdt, president of Genesys Regional Medical Center (GRMC), and Chris Palazzolo, chief financial officer (CFO) for the system, will assume interim co-executive leadership roles beginning Feb. 11. Aderholdt and Palazzolo collaboratively will lead Genesys while a search committee has been formed to select a replacement for the system’s current President […]


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