Festival of Flags is back!

Event returning June 9-13 after 2020 hiatus

DAVISON — Like most events, the Davison Festival of Flags was cancelled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but it will return this year for a consecutive five-day run, June 9-13 at Lake Callis and around the community. The festival will kick off with the Festival of Flags parade on June 9. Parade participants will line-up at 5 p.m. […]

Board names Rendon new police chief

DAVISON TWP. — The Board of Trustees named Lt. Jay Rendon as the new police chief for township police department at a special meeting, May 21. Rendon, a 26-year veteran of the Davison Township Police Department, will replace retiring Police Chief Rick Freeman who will leave the department after 25 years on June 30. He has been chief since March […]

Senior stroll

Lake Callis to open for the season May 29

Restrooms, changing rooms and concessions reopening after 2020 closure

DAVISON TWP. — Things may not be completely back to normal after COVID-19 hit in 2020 but expect some features at Lake Callis to resume for the summer of 2021. The Lake Callis Recreation Complex, 1152 N. Gale Rd., is set to open for the 2021 season on May 29 and while COVID-19 masking and gathering rules will be in […]

Police Blotter

Man reports water heater stolen from construction site DAVISON TWP. — Police were called to the 11000 block of Atherton Road on May 12 at 3:54 p.m. to take a report regarding a stolen hot water heater. The victim, a 63-year-old Shelbysville, KY man, said the tankless water heater he was going to install at a new build at the […]

Senior send-off

Flushing Valley Golf Club owner donates over $1 million to charities

FLUSHING — Over 30 state and national charities have received a big financial boost, courtesy of the Kleemann- Hopson family from Clinton Township. Maria Kleemann, senior partner with the Flushing Valley Golf and Country Club, recently donated $1.8 million to 31 local, state and national charities. Kleemann invited representatives from each of the impacted charities to the Flushing Valley Golf […]

Flushing Summer Festival returns with Festival of Music, June 9-13

FLUSHING — After being sidelined by COVID-19 in 2020, the Flushing Summer Festival is set to make an exciting return this summer with carnival rides, live music and a bundle of family activities. Summerfest, presented by the Flushing Area Chamber of Commerce, will be held from June 9-13 in downtown Flushing. Festivities will start with the traditional Summerfest Parade on […]

Flushing American Legion to host Memorial Day Service

FLUSHING — The Flushing Memorial Day Ceremony will be held at the Soldier and Sailor Monument in Flushing City Cemetery on Monday, May 31, at 6 p.m. American Legion Post #283 will host this annual event along with other veterans organizations from the area. Memorial Day is a special time to honor those who have died in the service to […]

Raider athletes sign letters of intent

FLUSHING — Fifteen Flushing Raider senior athletes inked their letters of intent at Flushing High School’s College Signing Day ceremony held at Raider Fieldhouse on May 19. Below is a list of athletes who participated, along with their bios and college choices. To see more athlete photos, visit the Flushing View Facebook page. — B.G. Anna Randick: volleyball. College choice: […]