Westec Security offers residential, commercial protection

SWARTZ CREEK — Since opening its doors two years ago in the Carriage Plaza, Westec Security Network has provided residential and commercial customers with a variety of options of protection. Owned by Barry Kelley, Westec Security recently relocated to a new office at 8048 Miller Rd., Suite D, approximately one year ago. Kelley, a resident of Durand, said he decided […]


WEDNESDAYS Duffy Connolly every Wednesday night at The Outer Limits, 8095 N. State Rd., Davison. SATURDAY, NOV. 13 Natural Tones band 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. SATURDAY, NOV. 27 Melody Magic band at the Thumb Dance Club at the […]

Fire destroys White House office building on Beecher Rd.

FLINT TWP. — Flint Township Fire Department responded to a fire at the White House office building, 3255 Beecher Rd. near Ballenger Hwy., the morning of Nov. 5. Fire Chief John Ringwelski gave a report of the incident to the Flint Township Board of Trustees at its Nov. 8 meeting. Ringwelski said smoke was reported from the building at 5:09 […]

Big Nine Swim Meet

100 fly 2. Alison Stemczynski 1:13.08 5. Kaylee VanFleet 1:21.99 8. Fotini Batsios 1:26.12 100 free 2. Allia Howard 1:03.53 5. Eva Andrews 1:05.88 7. Makenzie Bartlett 1:08.13 10. Jacinda Kitts 1:12.84 11. Katie Odle 1:12.97 15. Annemarie Krauss 1:31.02 500 free 1. Ai Kohata 5:38.03 7. Patricia Hrit 6:46.67 200 free relay 3. Jacinda Kitts, Kaylee VanFleet, Eva Andrews, […]



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.; […]

Lead poisoning prevention urged by health department

GENESEE COUNTY —The Genesee County Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program urges parents to have their children under six years of age tested for lead poisoning by their family physician. During several weeks in November the Genesee County Health Department is collaborating with Mott Children’s Heath Center, Genesee County Head Start and Early Head Start Programs to host free blood lead […]

Loggers split over weekend

BATTLE CREEK — With two games scheduled in two different cities in just as many days, the All American Hockey League’s Lapeer Loggers had their work cut out for them last weekend, including a 5-2 loss at the Revolution last Saturday. With Battle Creek taking leads of 1-0 and 3-1 in the first and second periods, opening the evening’s offense […]

Business Briefs

W.F.B.A. announces monthly luncheon   FLINT TWP. — The West Flint Business Association (W.F.B.A.) announces its November luncheon and meeting Oct. 17 at Old Country Buffet, G-3583 MIller Rd. Lunch begins at noon, followed by the meeting from 12:30-1:15 p.m. At the meeting, attendees will hear about Michigan’s prospects under a new governor; challenges Democrats face as a minority in […]


THIRD THURSDAY MidMichigan Christian Singles meeting at Glad Tidings Tabernacle, 4475 S. Linden Rd., Flint Township. All faiths welcome. Details: Kathy Brackenridge, 810-743-2165.