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Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Static-X, Oct. 6, with special guests Emmure, Ill Nino and 9 Electric. Tickets are $25 in advance. Givensix, with special guests Gone for Days, Deveraux and Xombie, will perform Oct. 12. This is a low dough concert. Rock Star, an 80s […]

Public hearings set for proposed roundabout, budget

FLINT TWP. — Residents who want a say in township spending matters will get that chance at three upcoming public hearings. The board has set the public hearings for its Oct. 15 meeting which begins at 7 p.m. and held at the township hall, 1490 South Dye Rd. One hearing concerns a proposal to place a traffic roundabout at Dye […]


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Township firefighter issues still hot

FLINT TWP. — The good news is that no more township on-call firefighters resigned this week, as has been the case at several board meetings in recent months. Even better news is that that the township board has approved the conditional hiring of eight new on-call firefighters. They are Abner Anthony, Megan Dean, Aaron Graham, Susan Hudgins, Anthony Miller, David […]

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Senior pavillion to get new roof

FLINT TWP. — J & E Home Improvement Inc. on Dye Road is the winner bidder to make repairs to the wooden pavilion behind the township senior citizens center on Graham Road. The township board selected J & E’s $4,170 bid over two others. Township Supervisor Karyn Miller said J & E owner Jim Nelson has done previous work for […]


National, State groups endorse Proposal 3

FLINT — Michigan Energy Michigan Jobs, a bipartisan coalition of Michigan businesses, labor organizations, health care advocates and other groups that support Proposal 3, a ballot initiative to increase Michigan‘s renewable energy standard to 25 percent by 2025, announced the endorsement of Proposal 3 by several national and state environmental and conversation groups at a press conference in Flint on […]

Clash of the titans: Cavs, Powers meet Friday

BURTON — The Game of the Year in Genesee County football has arrived this week, as fourth-ranked Carman-Ainsworth travels to No. 1 Flint Powers Catholic for a Saginaw Valley League-South Division showdown Friday night at Holy Redeemer Field. The teams have matched 6-0 overall records and 3-0 marks in the Valley, dominating their new league after coming over together from […]