2021-09-09 E-Edition

Fire damages clerk’s office at Genesee County Courthouse

FLINT – A fire in the historical Genesee County Courthouse, 900 S. Saginaw St., on Sept. 4 left the building closed on Tuesday as repairs and cleanup were underway. Joshua Freeman, director of administration for Genesee County, said in a statement the origins of the fire are still under investigation. Luckily, he said, the fire was contained to the second […]

Genesee County 911 director resigns amid family dispute, misdemeanor charge



FENTON TWP. — Genesee County 911 director Spring Tremaine is stepping down from her post following a family dispute that led to a misdemeanor charge against her. Tremaine, who was been the 911 director since 2017, sent her letter of resignation to the Genesee County 911 Consortium Board early last week. The board then called a special meeting last Monday […]

Tri County Equipment acquires Rochester Lawn Equipment

SANDUSKY — Tri County Equipment has purchased Rochester Lawn Equipment located in Rochester Hills. The Rochester Lawn Equipment company has had a long and successful history. Tri County Equipment has served, and will continue to serve, the equipment needs of area farmers, ranchers, property owners, contractors, local municipalities, and all other residents in the Thumb, Blue Water, Great Lakes Bay […]

Bobcats ‘Championship Boulevard’ mural painted on Jewett Trail

GRAND BLANC — The Grand Blanc Community Schools would like to publicly thank the City of Grand Blanc and City Manager Wendy Jean- Buhrer for facilitating the creation of an original Flint Public Art Project mural on Jewett Trail. The mural is a gift that celebrates the big wins that GBHS has had in recent years, including the World Champion […]

Atlas Twp. latest community to sign MedStar agreement



ATLAS TWP. — With Richfield and Davison townships and the city of Davison already on board, Atlas Township is following suit and entering into an agreement with MedStar Ambulance. “The idea behind the agreement is the other (communities) along the M-15 corridor are also in agreement with using MedStar as their preferred provider,” said Atlas Township Supervisor Shirley Kautman-Jones. “It […]

Blackburn named MAC player of the week

GRAND BLANC — Jenna Blackburn of Western Michigan University, forward soccer player and sophomore, was named the Mid-America Conference Play of the Week recently. According to the getsomemaction.com/ website, Blackburn got off to a hot start to help the Broncos split their opening weekend. She netted her first collegiate goal to cut WMU’s deficit in half in the first half […]

Camp Quality 5K race to benefit children with cancer



GRAND BLANC — Local runners and walkers can provide recreational opportunities for pediatric cancer patients by signing up for the 9th Annual Camp Quality 5K Go Gold for the Kids race. The 5K, which is returning to an in-person format this year, will be held at the scenic Flushing County Park, 4427 N. McKinley Road, on Sept. 12 from 10 […]

Bishop named to BJU Bruins Women’s Soccer Team

GREENVILLE, SC — After advancing to their first NCCAA DI National Tournament last season, the Bruins women’s soccer team is excited for the 2021 season as the team released their upcoming season schedule. The Bruins will return to a full lineup of games this fall after having an abbreviated 2020 season due to COVID-19. Jenna Bishop, a resident of Davison, […]

Davison Farmers Market Autumn Craft Show

DAVISON TWP. — Autumn is in the air! It’s time to bring fall into your home by attending an Autumn Craft Show at Davison Farmers Market Saturday, Sept. 11, featuring local artisans with the best of their fall décor. Come visit our crafters both inside and outside the market. While taking in the colors of the season browse the market […]