2018-03-08

Sleep Number Grand Opening



Sleep Number hosted an open house and ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating their grand opening in their new location on Miller Rd. with a number of friends, colleagues and supporters on Tuesday morning. Store Manager Morgan Swank (center, with scissors) was joined by the Sleep Number team, including sleep experts and professionals Becki Adkisson, Joseph Weis and Tamara Read.

Spring season officially underway with practices, tryouts



Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 10 p.m. – GENESEE COUNTY — The start to the spring season officially begins next week with girls’ tennis and boys’ golf allowed to compete on March 19 and baseball, softball, girls’ soccer, lacrosse and co-ed track on March 21, weather permitting of course. In the meantime, tryouts will continue into next week. Once the season […]

Former NYC area detective returns to Flint



FLINT – Bill Paige, a former policeman/ detective in and around the New York City Metropolitan Area, returns to Flint May 8 for a keynote presentation at the Young Life of Genesee County banquet at 6 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Gateway Center. The event is free however reservations are required. They can be made by visiting the website at […]

Man, daughter killed in car/semi accident



FLINT TWP. – A 27-year old Davison man and his 3-year-old daughter were killed Wednesday after the sedan they were passengers in lost control following a rear-end collision with a semi tractor-trailer on westbound I-69 at the Bristol Road exit. The crash happened at 11:38 a.m. and Flint Township police officers responded to the personal injury accident. Upon arrival, officers […]

Financial Plus accepting applications for scholarship



FLINT – Financial Plus Credit Union announced that they are now accepting applications for the 2018 Financial Plus “You are the Future” scholarship. Two students will each be awarded a $1,000 scholarship through this program. High school students graduating in 2018 with a 3.0 GPA or a current full-time college or university student with a 3.0 GPA can apply until […]

2018-03-08 E-Edition

In brief



Public hearing set for Transportation Improvement Plan GENESEE COUNTY — Installation of a roundabout at Grand Blanc and Morris roads in Gaines Township is among potential road improvement projects for 2019 to be discussed at a Public Hearing at 7 p.m., March 21 in the Willard P. Harris Auditorium, third floor, Genesee County Administration Building, 1101 Beach Street, in Flint,, […]

Morrish student uses water fountain mishap as catalyst for positive change at school




MUNDY TOWNSHIP – Morrish Elementary School third-grader Carolyn Wistuba knew there had to be a better way to fill water bottles at school. “She had spilled water all over the hall while trying to fill up her water bottle at the drinking fountain,” said Stephanie Lang, art and technology teacher. “While we were cleaning it up, she asked how we […]

Sloan Museum Auto Fair moving to Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad



FLINT – Planning is underway for the 46th annual Sloan Museum Auto Fair happening June 23-24, and is presented by Genisys Credit Union. This year’s event will be held at Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad. It’s a great opportunity to enjoy rare, collectible cars in a beautiful, historic setting. While Sloan anticipates returning to the Flint Cultural Center and Sloan […]

62nd Annual Flint Regional Science Fair March 16-29, 2018



FLINT — Registration for the Flint Regional Science Fair is still possible until March 13 with a $10 late fee. The 62nd Annual Flint Regional Science Fair is March 16-19, on the campus of Kettering University in Flint. FRSF is a great way for students in grades 4-12 from Genesee and seven neighboring counties to the east, north and west, to be engaged in […]