In brief

Commit to Fit back for another year GENESEE COUNTY — The Commit to Fit! New Year, New You! Healthy Weight Loss Challenge is an eight week individual challenge that focuses on celebrating healthy living and community unity in the New Year. Each year, many of us make a New Year’s resolution about our personal health that can be difficult to […]

Baker College welcomes federal reserve economist

FLINT — Paul Traub, business economist, Detroit Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, will present an economic forecast for 2013 on Jan. 21, from 6-8 p.m. at the Baker College of Flint Auditorium, 1050 W. Bristol Road, Flint. The presentation will include a discussion about the state of the U.S. economy, as well as the outlook for Michigan. […]

Say hello to Pretty Girl

BURTON — ”Welcome Pretty Girl!” With those words, Burton Mayor Paula Zelenko snipped a red ribbon Monday to officially open the Lone Wolverine exhibit on display at Courtland Center mall until Jan. 20. The traveling exhibit, created by the Michigan Historical Center, is a state Department of Natural Resources showcase of what is believed to be the last wolverine known […]

Shrek at the Whiting Feb. 1-2

FLINT — DreamWorks Theatricals and NETworks Presentations, LLC. announce “Shrek the Musical” with book and lyrics by David Lindsay- Abaire and music by Jeanine Tesori, will play The Whiting, for three spectacular performances, February 1-2. Tickets are on sale now and are available at, by phone at 810-237-7333 or 888-8-CENTER or by walk-up at The Whiting Ticket Center. The […]

In brief

VIEW sponsoring bridal show BAD AXE — The 22nd Annual Bridal Fantasies Show, sponsored by the Huron County VIEW, will be Jan. 20 at Bad Axe Junior High School gym from noon-4 p.m. There will be a fashion show, refreshments, exhibits and prizes. Admission is $3 at the door. For vendor information, call Jane 989-269-9918. — G.G. Flint Area Unity […]

Hot Tickets

Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Frequency Fifty-Four, with special guests Zen, My Black Heart and The Finale on Jan. 11. This is a low dough concert. Cash O’Riley will hold its Jackson County Jail CD release party with special guests Tensionhead and The Surfing Pharaohs on […]


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Lady Cavs fall to high-flying Cards

DAVISON — Carman-Ainsworth ran into the toughest girls’ basketball team in the Saginaw Valley League-South Division on Tuesday night and suffered a not-too-surprising 61-33 defeat. Davison’s Cardinals improved to 5-0 in the league and have an average victory margin of 31 points in those games. Kinterra Tomlin had 13 points and Angel Proby scored 10 for Carman-Ainsworth, but many of […]