In brief



“Let’s Talk” Town Hall

DAVISON TWP. — The second in a series of meetings in Genesee County to engage elected officials and residents together, in a discussion of the issues facing the community in the year ahead.This will be Feb. 27 from 2-4 p.m. At the Davison Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd.

The public is invited to share its thoughts and concerns with elected officials as they explain their actions being taken in their respective areas.

Attending the meeting will be U.S. Congressman Dan Kildee, State Sen. Jim Ananich, State Rep. Pam Faris and State Rep. Charles Smiley.

State, county and local elected officials are invited to attend.

This event is being hosted by the Citizens Coalition of Genesee County. — G.G.

Free Fishing Weekend offers opportunity for fun

GENESEE COUNTY — Free Fishing Weekend will take place across Michigan on Feb. 13-14. Rep. State Rep. Joseph Graves encourages people to go out and have some fun on a local lake or pond during the event.

Rep. Graves said safety is also a key thing to remember during any trip. Ice conditions vary on different bodies of water, and anglers should take all precautions while venturing out on the ice.

Free Fishing Weekend takes place annually in February and June, a weekend during which the Michigan Department of Natural Resources promotes awareness of the state’s aquatic resources. Fishing regulations do still apply during the weekend.

A full listing of organized Free Fishing Weekend activities are online at www.michigan. gov/freefishing. — G.G.

Euchre tourney coming up at St. George church

FLINT TWP. — St. George Orthodox Church, 5191 Lennon Road is hosting a Euchre Tournament fundraiser on Friday, February 12. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and play at 7 p.m. Food will be sold and cash prizes offered. Admission is $5 per person. For more information, call 810- 732-0720. — R.S.

Gospel favorites in concert at local church

FLINT TWP. — Ernie Haas & The Signature Sound, a world-renowned gospel group, has teamed up with The Booth Brothers, a gospel trio, for the Brotherhood Tour, with an upcoming concert at 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 5, at Central Church of the Nazarene, 1261 W. Bristol Rd. For ticket information, visit www.itickets.com/register/new/354635. Tickets also can be purchased at Family Christian Store, at Genesee Crossing Shopping Center, G-3577 Miller Road. — R.S.


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