2013-11-21

Preen with ENVY




FLINT TWP. — After working together at another salon for about 15 years, Rose Fuson and Jamie Wyman decided to open their own shop. Salon Envy & Co., 3093 S. Linden, opened in June but held its official ribbon cutting earlier this month. “It was time to do it and move on,” said Fuson, who’s worked as a hairstylist for […]

Great strides

Fat Guy’s Corner

The Michigan State Spartans take care of business downing the Nebraska Cornhuskers, 41- 28, last Saturday. I predicted a Spartan victory and they delivered like I thought they would. This MSU football team has come a long way since September. The defense is better than anyone thought it would be. The issue was going to be offensively. The quarterback roulette […]

Grand Blanc’s Sonitrol shares in arrest milestone



GRAND BLANC TWP. — Sonitrol Tri-County, the Flint area’s largest locally owned and operated security firm, is helping to get criminals off the street, thanks to its verified security system. Over the last several months, police in Genesee County have arrested and have taken into custody six persons who were engaged in criminal activity at two Flintarea schools, which are […]

In brief



Security Credit Union welcomes new Loss Prevention Manager FLINT — Flint-based Security Credit Union (SCU) recently hired Butch King as loss prevention manager. Prior to joining the team at SCU, King served as a loss mitigation supervisor, collection team leader and foreclosure specialist at FirstMerit Bank. “We’re very pleased to welcome Butch to the SCU team,” said Christopher Estes, SCU […]

‘Challenge accepted’ for goatee



When my best friend Carl told me he was growing a goatee for November, the first thing I said to him was “challenge accepted.” That’s the kind of friends we are. Put us in a room together in five minutes flat we’ll be seeing who can punch the hardest, eat the most spicy mustard, or any other outrageous challenge to […]