First-ever 4th of July Flint Township fireworks display planned

FLINT TWP. — Along with the return of an annual carnival fundraiser, after a one-year hiatus, the township is planning its first fireworks display. Flint Township Community Days, to benefit the Flint Township Hero’s Plaza Fund in partnership with Genesee Valley Center shopping mall will be held on June 20-July 1, township Supervisor Karyn Miller announced at a recent township […]

Clio serves notice for Cavs in districts

CLIO — Host Clio, 4-10 on the season, served notice to everyone in the No. 3-1 baseball district by routing Flint Northern, winless on the season, 16-0, in the pre-district game Tuesday. Swartz Creek, 7-9 Metro, drew Flushing, 6-4 Big Nine for the semifinals at noon on Saturday, while Carman-Ainsworth awaited the outcome of the Clio vs Northern game. The […]

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In brief

More tent sales coming next month and beyond FLINT TWP.— Several tent sales have won approval from the township board. At its May 7 meeting, the board gave the green light to Vehicle City Harley-Davidson, 2400 Austins Parkway and ABC Warehouse, 4247 Miller Rd., to hold tent sales in June. At its May 21 meeting, the board approved applications from […]


LACROSSE In the first round of the Michigan High School Athletic Association championship tournament, the Carman- Ainsworth girls were eliminated by Williamston, 13-0. Williamston next took the field yesterday after we went to press in the regional semifinals at Okemos, which beat Saginaw Heritage, 16-3, in its initial postseason contest. — M.S. TRACK The Cavaliers finished in second place in […]

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Genesee Humane Society to hold spring planting

BURTON — Bring a Flat to Plant on June 2 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Humane Society. This will be the seventh year for this event. “It started with just a few gardens and we have expanded, “ said Event Coordinator Terry Ashley. “We have six gardens and they all have to be beautified.” According to Ashley, last year […]

Tee Time

SATURDAY, JUNE 9 Lapeer East Football 2012 Golf Outing at LAPEER COUNTRY CLUB. Cost: $90 per player. Shotgun start at 8 a.m. Registration deadline is Friday, June 1. Details: Jake Weingartz jweingartz@lapeerschools.org or Jeff Weingartz at jwei1234@charter.net or at 810- 664-9460. SATURDAY, JUNE 9 A charity golf outing to help raise money for event fees for the Susan G. Komen […]

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Rummage sale fundraiser for literacy

GENESEE COUNTY — The Genesee County Literacy Coalition will hold a Rummage Sale from 10 a.m. -5 p.m. on Saturday, June 9, 2012 at John’s Pizzeria, 9010 Davison Road in Davison. They are accepting donations for the sale and invite anyone interested in selling their own items to join them for a $15 fee. The sale will be held rain […]