Genesee Valley Center, Food Bank call for entries: Teams needed for ‘Canstruction’

FLINT TOWNSHIP – This fall, Genesee Valley Center is hosting a new event to benefit the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan. A unique design and build competition, and charity art exhibition, “Canstruction” will help raise awareness about hunger in our communities, and bring in thousands of cans of food which will be donated to the Food Bank for those in […]


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MCC to raise funds for hurricane Harvey relief

FLINT – Mott Community College (MCC) is mounting a twomonth Hurricane Harvey relief campaign called “Mott Cares” campus-wide. All dollars raised will be collected and distributed equally to three Houston-area community colleges, including Houston Community College; Lone Star College; and San Jacinto College. “We understand here at Mott how it feels to have community college family members reach out from […]


BOYS: Carman-Ainsworth ran in its first Saginaw Valley League Jamboree of the season on Tuesday, with the boys finishing tied for eighth with Bay City Central with 269 out of a field of 11 teams. Saginaw Heritage was first with 22, Flint Powers was second with 62 and Davison was third with 88. Midland was fourth with 123, Bay City […]

Free Golden Memories Vintage Automobile Gathering

FLINT — The Friends of Sloan Longway is hosting a free vintage car show 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 17 including amazing original and authentically restored vehicles from 1967 all the way back to the very earliest cars. Admission to see the vehicles outside is free; regular general admission to visit exhibits inside Sloan Museum and Buick Gallery. […]

Wolverines looking good

Fat Guy Corner

The Michigan Wolverines’ home opener was a 36-14 win over the Cincinnati Bearcats Saturday. The Big House actually had some early boo birds in the first half and third quarter. UofM was flat and played uninspired football for most of the game. The offense was sluggish and sloppy, as Wilton Speight was overthrowing and underthrowing his receivers. The quarterback play […]

In brief

WFBA monthly meetings FLINT TWP. — Chris Flores, Vice President of Business Development for Sacred Heart Rehabilitation Center, will be the guest speaker at the monthly luncheon meeting of the West Flint Business Association, from noon to 1:15 on Thursday, Sept. 21 at the Valley Family Restaurant at Linden and Miller Roads. Flores will talk about the alcohol/drug/opioid issues in […]



Ford’s new F-150 debuts for 2018 even tougher, even smarter, and even more capable than ever – with the most advanced F-150 powertrain lineup ever that delivers best-in-class towing, payload and efficiency for America’s pickup drivers. The new F-150 has an EPA estimated rating of 20 mpg city, 26 mpg highway and 22 mpg combined which is best-in-class from the […]

The Artistry of Achievement

‘Tis the season for recognizing excellence. As such, I’d like you to take a few moments to consider our community of Flint & Genesee. Our community’s livability and resilience. Our hospitality. And our people. Think’ about the businesses that you patronize as well as those that provide employment for you, a family member or a friend. It may even be […]

Cavs’ football routs Powers

Friday, September 15, 2017, 10:40 p.m. – FLINT — The Carman-Ainsworth football team won big at Flint Powers on Friday, 41-0.