WEDNESDAYS Duffy Connolly every Wednesday night at The Outer Limits, 8095 N. State Rd., Davison. SATURDAY, OCT. 9 Lighthouse 3 at the Thumb Dance Club at the Sandusky Maple Valley School from 7-11 p.m. Bring finger foods and friends. Details: Marvin, 810-531-3034 or Leola, 810-657-9349.

Spook-tacular event

FLINT TWP. — Genesee Valley Center, 3341 S. Linden Rd., invites friends and families of all ages to witness nationally-acclaimed magician Jason Hudy perform a free magic show at 11 a.m. Oct. 24 in honor of the mall’s Halloween Spook-tacular event. Following the magic show, children are invited to take part in a costume parade and trick-of-treating throughout the mall. […]

Davison native hooks monster pike

GOODRICH — Scott Borys, 27, of Davison snagged this northern pike in the Atlas/Goodrich Mill Pond on Tuesday, Sept. 28. An avid angler, Borys said he was bass fishing using a rubber worm when he snagged the first of four pike on the day. The biggest, shown here, was 15 lbs. 40-inches long. “I’m a big time fisherman and snagged […]


MONDAYS Beginner line dancing at 9 a.m.; pool and advance line dancing at 10 a.m.; GCCARD lunch program (reservations required) at noon; and shuffleboard at 1 p.m. at the Eastside Senior Citizens Center, 3065 N. Genesee Rd., Flint. Details: www.eastsideseniorcenter.com or 810-250-5000. Senior Activities at the Davison Area Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd. Body rebuilding and billiards at 9 a.m.; […]

Public invited to MCC’s 18th annual Peace & Dignity ceremony

FLINT — A Native American religious leader from Mexico will be visiting the Mott Community College campus again this year to conduct a special ceremony designed to promote cultural and racial harmony. Francisco Jimenez Sanches is the keynote speaker scheduled for MCC’s 18th Annual Peace & Dignity Ceremony. While this program celebrates all cultures, it is also MCC’s signature event […]

Successful youth hunters


News Briefs

Clarification from past story FLINT TWP. — In the Sept. 16 issue, the business section featured a story on Lost Art Shoe Repair, and that owner Terry Durish had an account with Red Wing Shoe Store, 3023 S. Linden Rd., to do all of the repair work for the store. Red Wing Shoe Store owner Jeff Smith said his shop […]

Nash to speak at Men’s Community Prayer Breakfast

SWARTZ CREEK — The 4th Annual Interdenominational Christian Men’s Community Prayer Breakfast is 9 a.m. Oct. 30 in the Family Life Center of Swartz Creek United Methodist Church, 7400 Miller Rd. For the event, attendees will hear from Ken Nash, teaching pastor at Cornerstone Church in Caledonia, Mich. Nash, who is passionate about his faith and love for people, has […]

CAHS, MS give School Improvement Reports to board

FLINT TWP. — Carman- Ainsworth Board of Education learned more about Carman Ainsworth High School and Middle School’s School Improvement Reports at its Oct. 5 meeting. CAHS Principal Rory Mattar, along with Assistant Principal Jeff Dompreh, gave the school’s report to the board, mainly focusing on its goals for students regarding increased proficiency on standardized tests in reading and math. […]