AWARD GIVEN



Bob Ennis, left, President and Founder of Ennis Center for Children, presented Blackstone’s restaurant owner Spencer Ruegsegger, with an award for being the winner of Ennis Winter Fundraiser campaign.

In brief



FLINT — Residents, neighborhood and community-based groups in and around Flint are invited to attend the annual Flint Neighborhood Summit. This free event will be held 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 14 at the Insight Institute of Neurosurgery and Neuroscience, 4800 S. Saginaw Street, Flint. The Summit is hosted by the Community Foundation of Greater Flint’s Neighborhoods […]

MCC President receives NAACP Award



FLINT — Mott Community College (MCC) President, Dr. Beverly Walker- Griffea was honored with the Lenore Croudy Distinguished Leadership Award by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), Flint Chapter, on March 10, at their 36th Annual Freedom Fund Dinner. “I am humbled and surprised to have been chosen by the Flint Chapter of the NAACP for […]

Credit Unions come together for “All Credit Union Night” with the Flint Firebirds



GRAND BLANC — The Flint Firebirds hosted the Flint Chapter of Credit Unions on March 14, at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center. This was the inaugural “All Credit Union Night” sponsored by Dort Federal Credit Union, ELGA Credit Union, Financial Plus Credit Union, Flint Area School Employees Credit Union, SageLink Credit Union and Security Credit Union. All fans […]

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to Feature B.B. Winslow



FLINT — The Mott Community College (MCC) Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of paintings by Midland, Michigan area artist Bruce B. Winslow titled Structured Atmospheres: B.B. Winslow Paintings. His work will be in the gallery through April 3. Winslow earned the Master of Fine Arts (1988) in painting and art history […]

In brief



Robotics team seeking donations FLINT TWP. — MO’ Peeps, the Carman- Ainsworth Middle School VEX Robotics still need public support to help pay for their trip to the World Competition next month in Louisville, KY. For the second year in a row, the team is in Middle School State Champions in VEX Robotics and two of only six teams from […]

Boys’ hoops wins regional title, falls in quarterfinals




GRAND BLANC — The Carman- Ainsworth boys’ basketball season came to an end on Tuesday night, falling to Clarkston 52-31 in the Class A state quarterfinals at Grand Blanc High School. Carman-Ainsworth scored on a floater in the paint from senior Jamarreyon Houston on the first possession of the ballgame but was stagnant offensively for the rest of the opening […]

Firebirds cap off rough season with loss




FLINT – The 2017-18 Ontario Hockey League season came to an end for the Flint Firebirds with Saturday’s 4-2 loss to the Windsor Spitfires before 4,288 at the Dort Federal Event Center. After a scoreless first period, and only one goal in the second from Windsor’s Jake Smith, things began to heat up in the final period. Ethan Keppen got […]

The Spook School & the importance of sports




“I f I played sports in high school, would I even like me? Would I be someone to be proud of…or just this mess that you see?” Driving around aimlessly a few weeks ago, I was asked this seemingly dozens of times over the course of a four-minute song that graced my ears for the first time. This question is […]

Golf Outings



Golf Outings is provided by View Newspaper Group to give area service clubs, charitable organizations, non-profits, sports booster clubs and other civic and community organizations an opportunity to publicize their golf outings. If your group or club is hosting a golf outing to raise funds for a charitable or community cause, email your outing information to: avandaele@ mihomepaper.com. Submissions subject […]