2010-09-23

Rally’s coming soon to Flint Township




FLINT TWP. — The space previously occupied by Starbucks on Corunna Road will soon see a new tenant. Rally’s, a drive-thru restaurant chain with several locations in Genesee County, has placed signs in front of the building, located at 4455 Corunna Rd., and crews are working inside on the space. Tracey Tucker, economic enhancement director for Flint Township, said the […]

News Briefs



Township sets Halloween hours FLINT TWP. — Flint Township announces Halloween trick-or-treating hours from 5:30-8 p.m. Oct. 31. The new hours are a change from last year’s hours, and came from a recommendation by the Flint Township Police Department. Details: Call 810-732-1350. — N.B. C/A set for homecoming parade FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth Community Schools will hold its annual Homecoming […]

ROUNDUP



CROSS COUNTRY 9-16-10 26th Chesaning Invitational Boys 47. Desmond Miller 18:29.3 87. Jerry Stubblefield 19:53.5 95. Alec Neilson 20:15.6 Girls 5. Lauren Foote 20:13.3 51. Dana Cardinal 22:10.7 75. Markia Savage 23:17.8 81. Valencia Lynch 23:46.4 129. Rani Richardson 27:44.5 132. Cassandra Pelkey 28:21.3 133. Kendra Talley 28:37.5 — M.S. SWIMMIMG 9-21-10 Carman-Ainsworth/Flushing 81, Holly 104 200 medley relay 2. […]

Baker’s Electronic Technology program granted accreditation



FLINT TWP. — The Baker College of Flint associate degree program in electronic technology has been accredited by the Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc., the recognized accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering and technology. ABET accreditation demonstrates a program’s commitment to providing its students with a quality education. “ABET accreditation, a great achievement for […]

Township votes 4-2 to adopt new road debt




FLINT TWP. — Flint Township Board of Trustees voted 4-2, with Trustees Belenda Parker and Barb Vert dissenting, to adopt a new road debt service fund and budget for the Dyewood Road Special Assessment Project at its Sept. 20 meeting. Before the vote, Parker voiced her reasons for not voting in favor due to the billing process not being “fair […]

Youth, disabled vets to enjoy special hunts

Outdoors


STATEWIDE – One season down, several to go, as the state’s early antlerless firearm season ended on Sept. 19. However, Tuesday, Sept. 21 through Friday, Sept. 24, youth ages 10-16 are allowed to hunt antlerless deer only in Deer Management Units 486 (southeastern Michigan) and 041 (Kent County). The bag limit is one antlerless deer per antlerless license. Deer Management […]

Business Briefs



GVC offers holiday gift wrapping program for local nonprofits FLINT TWP. — As Genesee Valley Center gets ready for the bustling holiday season, the mall invites local non-profit organizations to share in a little of the cheer. Local 501(c)3 organizations can sign up for a special program to earn money by having volunteer’s gift wrap customer purchases. The program gives […]

Township accepts 50/50 funds from Grand Blanc Twp.




FLINT TWP. — Flint Township Board of Trustees unanimously voted to accept $13,790 in 50/50 funds from Grand Blanc Township for its upcoming Dye Road project. Supervisor Karyn Miller brought the issue to the board, saying Grand Blanc Township would not be able to use the funds by Oct. 1, allowing Flint Township to use them. The funds from Grand […]

OUTDOOR CALENDAR



SEPT. 10-OCT. 26 Bear hunting season in Upper Peninsula and North Baldwin BMU. Consult DNRE guide for specifics. SEPT. 15-NOV. 14 Fall wild turkey hunting season for permit holders. SEPT. 17-OCT. 26 Bear hunting season in Lower Peninsula. Consult DNRE guide for specifics. SEPT. 25-26 Youth and Disabled Veterans deer hunting season. OCT. 1 Recreation Passport available to MIchigan residents […]

Computer Doctors expands into Swartz Creek




SWARTZ CREEK — While most 20-year-old college students are busy studying or trying to find jobs as they contemplate what they want to do with their life, one 20-year-old Genesee County native is running his own business. Ryan L. Everson, a 2008 Davison High School graduate, was always fascinated with computers and business, and while in high school, the selftaught […]