Prostate Cancer Run geared up for Aug. 18

RICHFIELD TWP. — When you consider prostate cancer is the second leading form of cancer in men, you start to understand why the Davison Eagle Riders have been fighting for the cause over three years now. “Behind lung cancer, its the leading form of cancer in men,” said Davison Eagle Rider Danny “Gripper” Griggs. “Last year 30,000 men died needlessly […]

Sports Shorts

U17 MESA Panthers undefeated in two tournaments KALAMAZOO — The MESA Panthers girls’ soccer team traveled to Kalamazoo and participated in the KISS Soccer Showcase, winning the title. The Panthers had wins against the Michigan Alliance Elite, 3-1, Midwest United (IL), 3-0, KM United (WI), 4-0, and beat the Cary Defenders (IL), 2-0, in the finals. The Panthers also participated […]


Fat Guy’s Corner

Olympic shockers

The summer Olympics in London are underway. I must say, the opening ceremonies were a total bore for me. No hate mail from you all, please. The first shocker came in the swimming pool when Michael Phelps lost out on a gold medal to Ryan Lochte in the 400m Individual Medley. It just doesn’t seem like Phelps ever loses too […]

Hurley foundation elects Suski to board

FLINT — The Hurley Foundation Board announces the election of Andrew Suski to their Board of Directors. Suski is currently President of Suski Chevrolet-Buick in Birch Run. “My four granddaughters were born in your beautiful hospital, ranging in age from 11 to 3, so I am very honored to be elected to the Hurley Foundation Board. Hurley Medical Center has […]

Olympian Games diamond postseason now underway

FLINT — With the softball playoffs for the 56th annual Flint Olympian Games having started on Monday and the championship games taking place yesterday after we went to press, this year’s regular-season was one filled with madness and Mayhem in all three divisions. This includes the 15U Mayhem, who beat out Linden, American Associates, the Bendle Tigers, the Clio Mustangs […]