‘Twas the night before Christmas’

Township seeks sealed bids for services

FLINT TWP. — The Charter Township of Flint seeks sealed proposals to be received at its office, 1490 S. Dye Rd. until noon Dec. 22 for snow plowing, lawn maintenance and noxious weeds mowing services for the township. Snow plowing will consist of the Administration Offices, 1490 S. Dye Rd.; Flint Township Law Enforcement Facility, 5200 Norko Dr.; Fire Stations […]

Trustees to vote on township budget

FLINT TWP. — The township’s fiscal status for the next few years will come into view when the Flint Township Board of Trustees weigh two proposed budgets for 2011 at its Dec. 20 meeting at 7 p.m. Since 2008, Flint Township, like many other municipalities in Genesee County, has experienced a decline in its revenues, going from $12,431,481 in 2008 […]

Swartz Creek resident portays St. Lucia

SWARTZ CREEK — Madison Carlson, 13, daughter of Clint and Patricia Carlson, portrayed St. Lucia, an early Christmas martyr, at the Viking Lodge 730 Lucia Pageant and Smorgasbord held Dec. 12 at the Grand Blanc Senior Center. Carlson, an eighth-grader at Swartz Creek Middle School, is active in basketball, baseball and band. Her grandparents, Carl and Virginia Carlson, are charter […]

Workshops offered at Art Gallery

SWARTZ CREEK — The Swartz Creek Art Gallery, 8048 Miller Rd., will hold workshops beginning Jan. 5. The workshops, which run 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday evenings, will be taught by Tonya Henderson-Rollyson. On Jan. 5, the workshop is “Art Marketing Series: Writing Your Bio” and costs $20. On Jan. 12, the workshop is “Art Marketing Series: Writing Your Statement” and is […]

Selah to perform Christmas concert at church

FLINT TWP. — Popular trio and four-time Dove Award winner, Selah, will be appearing in concert 6 p.m. Dec. 18 with the Concert Choir & Orchestra of Flint Central Church of the Nazarene, 1261 W. Bristol Rd. When the members of Selah chose to record “It Is Well with My Soul” and “Precious Lord, Take My Hand” for their 1999 […]