2014-06-26

Join Flint Assembly Million Mile Club

GM now looking for million-mile vehicles for public Open House celebration in August


FLINT TWP. — It took only six years for Hugh and Tammy Pennington of Delton, who were driving for a living, to rack up a million miles on their 2006 Chevrolet Silverado truck that was built at the Flint Assembly Plant. The couple were guests of honor during a special recognition of that milestone at the plant in May 2012. […]

Tee Time



Tee Time is sponsored by View Newspaper Group to give area service clubs, charitable organizations, non-profits, sports booster clubs and other civic and community organizations an opportunity to publicize their golf outings. If your group or club is hosting a golf outing to raise funds for a charitable or community cause, email your outing information to: jpayne@mihomepaper.com. Submissions subject to […]

Classic Community King Par 2014




FLINT — The King Par Classic held on June 23 at The Flint Golf Club was a show of deeply compassionate charitable support for the younger generation of area golfers. A large amount of socially conscious residents and advocates of the area came out to raise charitable funds for the Flint Junior Golf Association at one of the premier yearly […]

Down the stretch they come

Fat Guy Corner

The American League Central is an absolute roller coaster ride that not even Cedar Point can match! One week it’s the Kansas City Royals who are red hot. The next week the Tigers get red hot. Who knows from week to week what’s going to happen in this division? Kansas City rolled into Detroit a week ago and looked like […]

In brief



Clarification FLINT — For pubic viewing of timelapse photos on construction work in progress for the new paint facility at Flint Assembly plant on Van Slyke Road the link is oxblue.com/open/GallagherKaiser/ GMFlintPaintShop. The link provided last week was for a site that requires a log-in. — R.S. Annual Mid-East Festival coming next month FLINT TWP. — The Our Lady of […]

SZOTT FORD EARNS PRESIDENT’S AWARD



Steve Gabbara’s team at Szott Ford in Holly is on a roll. For the second year in a row, and for 3 of out the last 5 years, Szott Ford has earned The President’s Award from Ford Motor Company. The award is given “in recognition of outstanding customer satisfaction through progressive management, dedicated employees and high standards of operational excellence.” […]

Steven Treece joins Yeo & Yeo



FLINT TWP. — Yeo & Yeo CPAs & Business Consultants welcomes Steven Treece. He joins the firm’s Flint office as a staff accountant, providing tax planning and preparation services and business consulting services. Treece holds a Bachelor of Business Administration, majoring in accounting, from The University of Michigan-Flint. He is a member of Beta Alpha Psi, an honors organization for […]

Hospice, respite and grief relief help available




FLINT TWP. — Camp Good Grief, a free day camp for grieving children ages 5 to 17, is looking for a host site in Flint Township next year, said Paul Ikonen, camp director and volunteer coordinator for Hospice Advantage which sponsors the event in partnership with the Hospice Angels Foundation. Ikonen was among about 25 business representatives who braved a […]

ELGA awards five students scholarships



GENESEE COUNTY — ELGA Credit Union has announced it has awarded scholarships to five area students. Four Carmen Lee Wilber Scholarship Recipients each receiving $1,000 are: Kelsey Bees — a graduate of Davison High School. Kelsey will be attending Michigan State University to pursue a dual major in Psychology and Criminal Justice. Samantha Dunning – a graduate of Kearsley High […]

In brief



Chamber PTAC reveals road map to local contracting FLINT — Are you ready to provide goods or services to the City of Flint or Genesee County? Then plan to join the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce Procurement and Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) as they host a Local Contracting Opportunities 5.0 workshop. The seminar takes place June 26, from 1:30-2:30 […]