2019-06-27 E-Edition

Wahlbergs come to town

Mark Wahlberg, known for such movies as Transformers, Ted and The Fighter, came to Flint Township Sunday with brother Paul to cut the ribbon officially opening their new Wahlburgers restaurant at Genesee Valley Center. The brothers, who have a reality TV show on A&E which focuses on their restaurant partnership, along with brother Donnie, then hosted a VIP party at […]

Man arrested in fatal shooting

FLINT TWP. — A man is facing charges in the shooting death of a Flint woman in a parking lot on Pasadena Avenue in Flint Township. Flint Township Police were called to a shooting at about 3:30 a.m. June 15 in a parking lot in the 3000 block of Pasadena Avenue. Shalaycia Miles, 23, and a 42-yearold Flint man, who […]

Shooting at Carman-Ainsworth High School leaves teenager in critical condition

FLINT TWP. — A 15-year-old Flint boy was shot during a fight Friday in the parking lot outside Carman-Ainsworth High School in Flint Township. Flint Township Police were sent to the school at about 7:30 p.m. for a report of fight involving about 70 people. Police said the fight started inside the building at 1300 N. Linden Rd. and continued […]

Fly-in Drive-in Pancake Breakfast delights aviation fans

FLUSHING — Dozens of airplanes, helicopters and experimental aircraft landed at Flushing’s Dalton Airport on Sunday morning to take part in the 32nd Annual Fly-in Drive-in Pancake Breakfast. Spectators had the chance to see a variety of aircraft up-close and were treated to a delicious breakfast in the airport hangar. There were also helicopter rides, kid’s activities and a display […]

Roscommon Police locate missing Flushing woman

ROSCOMMON COUNTY — Officers from the Roscommon Sheriff’s Office have located a Flushing woman who went missing for five days while on vacation last week. Flushing resident Lisa Ann Bohnsack- Phillips, 44, was found alive by police in the Higgins Lake area of Northern Michigan last Thursday morning. Bohnsack-Phillips, who had been visiting the area over the weekend, was first […]

Church evacuated after Sunday bomb threat

MUNDY TOWNSHIP — Pastor Jeff Lambert had just finished praying that the day go well he received news of a bomb threat. “We were getting cameras ready to stream our service online, getting the musicians in place; we were full speed ahead,” said Lambert. “And we immediately went into shut-downand get-out mode.” The threat, called in to an answering service […]

Bike Night at Vehicle City Harley-Davidson

FLINT TWP. — The first night of Flint Township DDA’s new Food Truck Festival takes place June 28 during Bike Nights at Vehicle City Harley-Davidson, 2400 Austin Parkway. The trucks will be open from 4-9 p.m. offering a variety of food, including Korean tacos, shrimp tacos, Frankenmuth chicken, reuben sandwiches, buttered noodles, brats and sauerkraut, pot pies, bread pudding, funnel […]

Genesee Valley Center hosting weekly concert

FLINT TWP. — The Genesee Valley Center’s Summer Concert Series is back! Join the fun in the Outdoor Village area (between Bar Louie and Barnes & Noble) every Thursday night in June, July and August. The party starts at 6:30 p.m. with Sounds by DJ Psycho, the band starts at 7 p.m. and then DJ Psycho again when the live […]

Annual Summer Learning Day

FLUSHING — Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flint & Genesee County will be hosting an Annual Summer Learning Day on July 9 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Flushing County Park Pavilion 1. Children, families and matches are invited to join Big Brothers Big Sisters for this free event to explore a variety of summertime learning activities to […]