IMS Hockey unveils Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center

FLINT — Just like the name IMA Sports Arena, Perani Arena and Event Center is now a thing of the past. At a press conference in the arena’s lobby last Thursday, IMS Hockey, owners of the arena as well as the Flint Firebirds of the Ontario Hockey League, announced that a naming rights agreement had been reached, changing the name […]

Summer camp schedule

GENESEE COUNTY July 13-16: Davison Tennis Camp. June 29-July 2; July 13-16. At Kearsley High courts because of construction at Davison courts. .Three sessions based on age: Ages 6-9 9-10 a.m., ages 10-14 1-2:15 p.m. and high school students 2:30-4 p.m. Cost: $110 for 12 days of instruction. Register through DCER online or at 810-591-0175. July 13-16: Summer volleyball camp. […]

Sports Shorts

Hall to induct three teams GRAND BLANC – The Greater Flint Area Sports Hall of Fame has announced the three teams to be inducted in this year’s class. The 1962-65 St. John Vianney golf teams will be inducted as one entry for winning three state championships while compiling an 89-7 dual meet record in that four-year span. The 1963 Flint […]

All-Star break is a good time to check predictions

Fat Guy Corner

The baseball season has reached the mid-summer All-Star break. There have been surprises and there have been disappointing teams. I always give my predictions, so let’s do some predicting. Let’s look at the National League first. The NL East will be a runaway winner in the Washington Nationals. The New York Mets are two games behind, but that number will […]

American Muscle Cars


A recent study by Experian Automotive reveals the resurgence of the American muscle car – six high-performance models that were born in the United States, said Experian spokeswoman Roslyn Whitehurst. According to the study, new registrations of American muscle increased 35.4 percent over the previous nine years. In terms of registration volume, the Ford Mustang took the top spot (77,000 […]