2013-05-30

King Par to hold golf outing



FLUSHING — King Par LLC will hold the third annual King Par Classic for the benefit of the Flint Junior Golf Association, June 24, at Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club. This golf venue was the site of the PGA Tour Buick Open for 50 years. Now, many in the community will experience this pristine course while benefiting the worthy […]

How to protect pets when the mercury rises



Many people anxiously await the return of summer when they can wear shorts and short-sleeved shirts out in the sun. Although humans are able to keep comfortable in the heat by dressing accordingly, pets are not so lucky. Pets can have a difficult time when the temperature soars. Certain animals, such as reptiles or tropical birds, are acclimated to hot […]

Answer to his prayers

Korean War vet gets help from Good Samaritans


FLINT TWP. — As a young man, Fred Feltner served his country in the Korean War from 1951 to 1952. As an old man, Feltner, now 79, recently found himself embroiled in a domestic battle that cost him his home and much more. Feltner was only two days away from eviction from his Grand Blanc Township home of nearly 12 […]

Hot Tickets



Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Drowning Pool, May 30, with special guests Eye Empire and Even the Dead Love a Parade. Tickets are $18 in advance. Country Night at the Machine Shop is May 31 with Jerrod Niemann and with special guests Wreckless and Paulina Jayne. […]

In brief



Great Lakes Twirling Academy fundraiser for AAU Junior Olympics FLINT — The Great Lakes Twirling Academy will hold a fundraiser for the AAU Junior Olympics in Detroit, June 1, at 4 p.m. at PD’s Pub, 5153 Fenton Rd.,Flint (Between Maple & Hill). There will be a spaghetti dinner with salad and bread, along with a silent auction Cost $10 per […]

Sudoku Crosswords



Fill in the grid so that every row, every column and every 3×3 box contains the digits 1 through 9. You can’t change the digits already provided in the grid. Every puzzle has just one correct solution.

Bubbles for Babies

Brendel event raises more than $800 for Hurley NICU


GRAND BLANC — Raising money in a tough economy is hard, but Lindsay Clark and her husband, Matthew, say they are going to continue to do what they have to in order to “give back” to the hospital that saved their son’s life. Easton, who just turned 2, was born with Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension (Neo-natal) (PPHN), and at birth was […]

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Car dealers to raise money for C-AHS music



FLINT TWP. — The partnering dealership for a Carman-Ainsworth band program fundraiser has been changed to Randy Wise Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram. Al Serra Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram, as previously announced is no longer involved. The Dodge brand and Randy Wise Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram has teamed up with C-AHS’ Booster Club for a Dodge Booster Club Fundraiser at the […]