Emergency sirens to be installed in Clayton Twp.

CLAYTON TOWNSHIP — A grant from the Department of Homeland Security will offset the cost of four more emergency sirens in Clayton Township. “Approximately 85 to 90 percent of the township will be covered when these sirens are installed,” said Supervisor Chris Gehringer. The grant will pay 75 percent of the cost to purchase and install the early warning signals […]

2017-05-25 E-Edition

Food Bank delivers awards

C&L ReWards clients

Dennis and Sally Keeney enjoy C & L Ward’s Client ReWards Day with Jim Grossi, an in home consultant with C & L Ward. The event, held Saturday, May 20 at C & L Ward locations across the state including their Davison Showroom, celebrated C & L Ward’s 45th Anniversary. The 3rd semi-annual Client ReWards Day was also a way […]

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GISD receives Community Building Award GENESEE COUNTY — Genesee Intermediate School District (GISD) received Merit Network’s “Community Building Award” at Merit’s Awards Conference on May 17, in Dearborn. The Merit Community Building Award recognizes organizations and individuals that work to help enhance networking, technology and collaboration within the Merit Community. “The important work done by GISD has greatly benefited the […]

Scholar-Athletes, Teacher of the Year recognized

FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth student scholar-athletes and staff were honored at a luncheon and awards ceremony held on Wednesday, April 26 at the Horizon’s Conference Center in Saginaw, according to a press release. Two students and a teacher from each member school were recognized at this program. This year’s C-A honorees are: Teacher of the Year –Matt Young Male Scholar-Athlete […]

Baseball and Miracles

A triumph over traditional norms

MUNDY TWP. — The love of baseball transcends American geographic boundaries and a local Grand Blanc high school student is in the business of making sure it can leap over other challenges as well. Inspired by his aunt’s involvement with the organization, GBHS junior Brian Caine, is realizing a dream in having found a home for a Miracle League baseball […]

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Local soldiers lost in battle to be memorialized GENESEE COUNTY — During Memorial Day weekend, millions of NASCAR fans watching the Coca-Cola 600 on FOX will notice something a little different about the race cars. In tribute to U.S. Armed Forces members who have fallen in service to their country, all 40 NASCAR Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers will […]

Cavaliers, Davison split baseball doubleheader

FLINT TWP. — The Carman- Ainsworth baseball team split Monday’s doubleheader with Davison. Carman- Ainsworth eked past Davison in the opener, winning 2-1. Davison took the nightcap 8-3. Carman-Ainsworth won the first game with a walk off winning run in the bottom of the seventh. Davison’s bats were on fire in the late game with six hits in one inning […]

Volunteers complete 9th annual park clean-up

FLINT TWP. — They came, they cleaned, they conquered. For the 9th year in a row, a group of volunteers came together for an annual clean-up and beautification of the Flint Township Park on Norko Drive. Formerly called Join Hands Day, the effort this year was renamed Youth Action Day. Spearheaded by The Gleaner, Greater Flint Area Arbor (a fraternal […]