Free Indeed 12 step recovery group at 7 p.m. every Tuesday atFaith Tabernacle, 1225 S. Center Rd., Burton. Details: 810-743-0001.Celebrate Recovery program with dinner at 6 p.m. and group at7 p.m. every Friday at Central Church of the Nazarene, 1261W. Bristol Rd., Flint. Details: 810-235-5671.Depression and Bipolar Support Group meets on the first andthird Thursdays of the month from 6:30-8 […]

The Kiwanis Club of Flint to celebrate 94 years

FLINT — Exciting changes taking place in Flint and Genesee County in 1917 when the Kiwanis Club was founded included a booming population, over-crowded schools and the departure of men into the service. Recognizing the need to establish closer social and business relations and to provide service to the community, a group of business and professional men established the Kiwanis […]

Chungag appointed associate dean

FLINT — Baker College of Flint officials have appointed Godwin C. Chungag, Ph.D., as associate dean of general education. He is responsible for the staffing, supervision and evaluation of economics, mathematics, physics and sciences staff and faculty. He will also mentor and advise students, provide leadership in the development of advisory boards, and identify and maintain accreditation standards and requirements […]

Regional play kicks off hockey postseason

BAY CITY — With the final regular season high school hockey games played this past weekend and into the early part of this week, preregional action kicks off Monday, with the regional rounds on March 1. Finals are March 3. Flushing awaits the winner of the Bay City Wolves vs Bay Area Thunder that opens pre-regional play Monday, Feb. 28 […]

Township honors Green for 25 years of service

FLINT TWP. — With his retirement scheduled for March 31, Officer Paul Green from the Flint Township Police Department was honored with a proclamation from the Board of Trustees at its Feb. 22 meeting. Supervisor Karyn Miller read the proclamation aloud to the audience, covering various highlights of Green’s 25-year career with the department. Green most recently was assigned as […]


YPBT makes familiar story dance to life

FLINT — A familiar story to those young and old will take on new life when Young People’s Ballet Theatre (YPBT) presents the ballet, Cinderella, March 3-6 at the University of Michigan-Flint Theatre, 303 E. Kearsley St. Dale Brannon, YPBT’s choreographer, has created an all new Cinderella to music by Jules Massenet said Denise Paavola, artistic director for YPBT. Massenet completed […]

Lady Cavs seeking a banner

FLINT TWP. — At their first basketball practice last November, Carman-Ainsworth coach Johnese Vaughn gathered the Lady Cavaliers on the gym floor and pointed something out. “Look around you,” she said. “We do not have a banner on these walls. That has to be a goal.” The Lady Cavs could change that situation in next week’s Class A district tournament, […]

Borders files for reorganization relief under Chapter 11

Flint Township store to remain open

FLINT TWP. — On Feb. 16, Borders Group announced that it had filed for reorganization relief under Chapter 11. The nationwide chain, which began in Ann Arbor, will close four stores in Michigan. The Flint Township store, 4135 Miller Rd., will remain open. Borders will close approximately 200 stores nationwide. “It has become increasingly clear that in light of the […]

The pig flies again

The Whiting & The Pink Floyd Experience presents “Animals” live!

FLINT — The Whiting will present The Pink Floyd Experience as part of its 2010-11 season on March 10 at 8 p.m. Ticket prices are $18-49 and are on sale now. Tickets can be purchased online at thewhiting.com, by phone at 810-237- 7333 or 888-8-CENTER or by walk-up at The Whiting Ticket Center. The Whiting is located at 1241 E. […]

Sports Shorts

Collegiate hockey tourney here FLINT — The University of Michigan-Flint is hosting the Michigan Collegiate Hockey Conference Tournament today through Saturday at the Perani Event Center and Iceland Arena. Also participating are Kettering University, Lawrence Tech, Detroit Mercy, Jackson Community College, Muskegon CC and Lake Superior State. Games start at both venues today at 8 p.m., general admission is $5 […]