In brief



Get your Pig Roast Tickets

FLINT TWP. — The Flint Township Senior Center’s 5th annual Pig Roast is planned for noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22 at the center, 2071 S. Graham Road. Tickets are $10 per person in advance and includes one raffle ticket for a Chinese auction. Only 100 tickets will be sold and they sell quickly. For more information, call 810-732-6290. — R.S.

Township shredding day set

FLINT TWP. — Shredding Day, the second of two organized each year by the township clerk is set to be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, October 1 at the township offices, 1490 S. Dye Road.

The event allows township residents to bring confidential documents to be professionally shredded by a mobile shredding truck. Each resident is allowed to bring two boxes of documents per vehicle. Look for the shredding truck in the parking lot. — R.S.

Twp. sets Halloween hours

FLINT TWP. — The township board has approved Trick-or-Treating hours from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 31. — R.S.

Golfers invited to benefit tournament on Sept. 25

FLINT TWP. — Calling all golfers: Come on out this weekend to support the Barry Saunders Invitational Golf Scramble on Sunday, Sept. 25, sponsored by Men at W.O.R.K., a father’s organization. Funds will go towards Carman-Ainsworth’s popular Winterfest 2016 which provides food, coats and toys for needy families during the holidays. The golf outing will be held at Fenton Farms Golf Club, 12312 Torrey Rd. in Fenton. Registration is at 7 a.m. and tee off at 8.a.m. Cost is $75 per person or $300 a team of 4. There will be cash prizes for players plus dinner, a 50/50 raffle & door prizes! For info call Ryan Fletcher at 810- 429-7798 or Shawn Maurer 810-610-3484.

The Whisnants to perform in free church concert

FLINT TWP. — Come on out for a wonderful night of Southern Gospel music at Central Church of the Nazarene on Sunday, Oct. 2. Special guests will be The Thurstons. This is a non-ticketed event but a love offering will be received. In more than 40 years, The Whisnants have performed all across the nation and around the world, including Canada, Hawaii and cruises sailing to the Bahamas, Belize and Mexico. The trio has celebrated 13 #1 songs spanning from 2001 to 2013 and their first single for 2014, “He Can Move That Stone,” was nominated as a Top 10 Favorite Song in the Singing News Fan awards (2014). They also have appeared on the Gospel Music Southern Style Program (INSP Network), the Gaither Video Taping in Nashville. — R.S.


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