Spring wild turkey season on the horizon

STATEWIDE — Many a hunter will not be thinking about spring training and the Detroit Tigers, but their own spring training, as they prepare for the upcoming spring wild turkey hunting season. Private land-only licenses are good for the April 18-May 1 Hunt 0301, that includes the majority of the lower portion of the Lower Peninsula, mapped out as Hunt […]


Fight leads to knifing arrest FLINT TWP. — Police were called to a residence in the 1500 block of Hillside Drive at about 1:15 a.m. on March 6. Officers learned a fight had taken place involving several people. One person had sustained a knife wound but reports did not indicate if medical treatment was needed. Police arrested the person in […]


SATURDAY, MARCH 12 Euchre fundraiser for Renegades travel baseball team at Madden’s Lounge, 809 North State Rd., Davison. Sign-up at 5 p.m., euchre at 6 p.m. $10 to play. Details: 810-252- 4896.

Shooting suspect kills himself as police close in

FLINT TWP. — Thomas Logan Rothley, 23, who was being sought by police as a person of interest in the death of his father Wednesday, is dead. Police found Joseph Michael Rothley, age 47, dead in his Flint Township home on Wickfield Drive at about 10:18 a.m. Wednesday, the victim of an apparent homicide. The son, described as armed and […]

News Briefs

Getting it right FLINT TWP. — In articles regarding the selling of paczkis at Donna’s Donuts, the pricing information was incorrect. The corrected pricing should have been: $1.10 for each one, $6.60 for a half dozen and $13.20 for a dozen, which is only 12 and not 13 like a baker’s dozen. — N.B. St. Patrick’s Day party at Dom […]


TUESDAYS, THROUGH MARCH 22 “Ester: It’s Tough Being a Woman” bible study, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Journey Ministires, 10183 Lapeer Rd., Davison. Cost is $20, workbook and childcare provided. Details:810- 744-4640.

Big MO, Team 314 faced off with other area robotics teams

FLINT — Big Mo and Team 314 from Carman-Ainsworth High School participated in the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics District Competition held March 4- 5 at Kettering University. The two-day competition drew more than 2,500 visitors over the course of the event. This year’s contest, entitled “Logo Motion,” required the robots to maneuver on the […]


SATURDAY, AUG. 20 “Aging with PPS” educational post-polio confrence at the Genesys Confrence & Banquet Center. Hosted by the Michigan Polio Network Inc. Details: 313-885-7855.