FLINT TWP. — Incumbent Phil Phelps defeated challenger Kyle Cawood in the Democratic primary for the 49th District seat in the state House of Representatives.
Phelps, of Flushing, will face Lu Penton of Flint Township in the November general election. The seat is a two-year term. Neither Phelps nor Cawood, a Flint Township resident, could be reached by press time. — L.R.