2012-06-14

Flint Junior Golf Assn. on upswing in rough times




BURTON — The Flint Junior Golf Association is bucking a trend this year. At a time when population in the area is declining and other organizations are contracting or disappearing altogether, the FJGA is expanding. In its 74th year of operation, the organization has: • increased its youth golf clinics from seven to nine and opened a new Learning Center; […]

Woodard Furniture Exhibition at Shiawassee Arts Center



GENESEE COUNTY — It’s summer time and the living is easy breezy with backyard barbecues and other outdoor activities filling up leisure hours. For many families the patio or deck are the center of outdoor living and fortunate families do it with the comfort and style of Woodard outdoor furniture. The high quality furniture has been manufactured in Owosso for […]

In brief



Powers Catholic breaks ground on new campus FLINT — Tradition, history and pride took a giant step toward the future as Father Luke M. Powers High School broke ground on its new campus, June 10. The Most Reverend Earl Boyea, Bishop of the Diocese of Lansing presided over the ground breaking and site blessing at 1505 West Court Street in […]

Hot Tickets



Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Crossfade with special guests Weaving the Fate and Candlelight Red, June 14. Tickets are $15 in advance. The bands Sleepless Malice, Deadringer, The Black Order, Redfield Burning and Six Seconds to Oblivion will perform June 15. This is a low dough […]

Crosswords



Sudoku



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Flint Fury taking care of business on and off the field




FLINT— They may get overlooked in the area from time to time, but this season, the Flint Fury semi-pro football team has been turning heads across the state. The Fury have been playing their home games at Atwood Stadium in downtown Flint since 2003, and have gone through some rough seasons in the Mid- Continental Football League. This year, the […]

Fat Guy’s Corner

Road trip with the Tigs

The Tigers’ Inter-League schedule began over the weekend with a three-game series in Cincinnati. The Tigers took two of three from the Redlegs and took two of three from the Pittsburgh Pirates earlier in May. The Tigers are a solid 4-2 in Inter-league play so far. Maybe the Tigs should join the National League? They seem to fare well in […]

Tee Time



FRIDAY, JUNE 15 19th Annual Scramble for Kids Golf Outing at MOOSE RIDGE GOLF COURSE in South Lyon, MI. Registration and range practice is from 8 to 9 a.m., shotgun start at 9:30 a.m. Register at: www.enniscenter.org or call 810-233-4030. MONDAY, JUNE 18 University of Michigan Annual Sports Dinner & Golf Day will be held at Atlas Valley Country Club. […]