2010-10-07

Loggers get ready for training camp/tryouts




LAPEER — Since the Sept. 22 release of the final version of their jersey and logo, which features an axe wielding lumberjack and a hockey puck being sawed in half, the Lapeer Loggers of the All American Hockey League have moved on to begin preparations for their first-ever training camp, which starts tomorrow from 9:30-11 a.m., followed by sessions at […]

MEETINGS



MONDAYS Greater Davison Area Toastmasters Club meetings at 7 p.m. at St. Andrew’ s Presbyterian Church on Davison Road. Details: Ryan Edwards, 810-653-0723 or Neicy Kowalczyk‚ (810) 877- 8474. Sweet Adelines rehearsals from 7-10 p.m. at the Davison Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd., Davison. Details: 810-742-0977 or www.songofthelakes.webs.com. SECOND MONDAY Thumb Area Chapter of Compassionate Friends meets at 7 p.m. […]

Talks focus on railroad possibilities in Michigan




FLINT — Railroad lovers, transportation employees, curious residents and elected officials all turned out to give their take on the future path railroad transportation should take in Genesee County and regionwide. Roughly 60 residents, including State Rep. Lee Gonzales, D-Flint Twp., Grand Blanc Township Supervisor Mikki Hoffman, and 51st House District candidate Art Reyes, showed up to the Michigan By […]

VIEW Sports Roundup



Swim and Dive     9-30-10       Carman-Ainsworth/Flushing 93, Davison 93     200 medley relay 1. Katie Odel, Alison Stemczynski,     Kaylee VanFleet, Ai Kohata 2:15.84   200 free 2. Allia Howard 2:32.65   200 IM 1. Ai Kohata 2:24.57   Diving 1. Jennifer Messina 143.35 pts.     2. Corina House 142.3 pts.     […]

NIGHT LIFE



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 […]

SENIORS



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 […]

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