News Briefs

Township offices closed FLINT TWP. — Flint Township Municipal Hall will be closed Nov. 25-26 in observance of Thanksgiving. Details: Call 810-732-1350. — N.B. GISD release online directory FLINT TWP. — The Genesee Intermediate School District (GISD) recently completed the 2010-2011 Directory of Genesee County Schools. The directory will only be available electronically, via the GISD website, in order to […]


WEDNESDAYS Duffy Connolly every Wednesday night at The Outer Limits, 8095 N. State Rd., Davison. SATURDAY, NOV. 27 Melody Magic 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, DEC. 1 Christmas dance with Natural Tones, including a catered dinner at the […]

Genesee County Salvation Army extends Christmas application deadlines

GENESEE COUNTY — The Salvation Army will be accepting applications for Christmas assistance from Dec. 1-3 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. for Genesee County residents. Due to the overwhelming response from hundreds of local families, The Salvation Army has added additional dates in December to accept applications for Christmas assistance. Genesee County residents who wish to apply for help with food […]


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.

Public invited to community reception honoring MCC president

FLINT — A group of community agencies and organizations have come together to honor Dr. M. Richard Shaink, president of Mott Community College, with a reception planned for 5-7 p.m. Nov. 18 at the Flint Institute of Arts. This event is free and open to the public. The MCC President has been named the best community college president/CEO in North […]


FOURTH WEDNESDAYS THROUGH OCTOBER Wednesday night wrestling presented by the Michigan Wrestling Organization at the Davison VFW, 9474 Lapeer Rd., Davison. Bell is at 7 p.m. Cost is $5 per person. Details: www.mwoonline. net or 810-280-5503.

Center Stage invites audience to step back in time with dinner theatre

SWARTZ CREEK — Looking for catchy show tunes and dialogue reminiscent of an Orson Welles broadcast? Be sure to reserve a seat when Swartz Creek Center Stage presents its “Musical Radio Show” 6:15 p.m. Nov. 20 and 3:15 p.m. Nov. 21 at Mary Crapo School Auditorium, 8197 Miller Rd. The production, which is a dinner theatre, is a take-off on […]


Free Indeed 12 step recovery group at 7 p.m. every Tuesday at Faith Tabernacle, 1225 S. Center Rd., Burton. Details: 810-743- 0001. Celebrate Recovery program with dinner at 6 p.m. and group at 7 p.m. every Friday at Central Church of the Nazarene, 1261 W. Bristol Rd., Flint. Details: 810-235-5671. Sexual Assault support group hosted by LACADA from 6-7:30 p.m. […]

FYT Drama School to hold classes

FLINT — Flint Youth Theatre Drama School announces Dramatic Breaks classes to set students’ imagination and creative spirit in motion. Dramatic Breaks begin Dec. 4 for students in grades 1–12. Class fees range from $20 to $40. Registration and information are available by calling 810-237-1530. Registrations are also accepted in person at FYT, 1220 East Kearsley St., in the Flint […]

Crowds get early start on Christmas shopping at Festive Friday

FLINT TWP. — Approximately 100 community members got a head start on their Christmas shopping during Madge and Gert’s Festive Friday event held Nov. 12 at UAW Local 659, 4549 Van Slyke Rd. Founded by Heidi Seman, a Grand Blanc resident and creator of Madge and Gert Soy Candles, the annual event featured approximately 30 vendors from Genesee County, and […]