MSP Flint Post to host 3rd annual Citizens’ Academy

FLINT TOWNSHIP — The Michigan State Police (MSP) Flint Post is pleased to announce their 3rd annual Citizens’ Academy, which will begin Monday, Oct. 1, and end Monday, Nov. 19. The free, eight-week academy will give citizens the opportunity to become familiar with the mission and operation of the MSP, understand the procedures troopers follow, increase their awareness of law […]

Clubhouse tickets for Ally Challenge near sellout

GRAND BLANC — Tournament officials announced last week that World Golf Hall of Fame members Vijay Singh and Colin Montgomerie, along with major champion and holder of 11 PGA TOUR Champions titles Tom Lehman have committed to play in the inaugural The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren, scheduled for September 13 – 16 at historic Warwick Hills Golf & Country […]

In brief

Beecher Class of 1963 holding reunion FLUSHING — The Beecher High Schools Class of 1963 will hold its 55th class reunion, Sept. 8. At the Flushing Masonic Temple, 349 S. Seymour Rd. at 6 p.m. All Beecher Bucks from the classes of the 1960s are invited. Guests should bring their own beverages and snacks to share, all setups are provided. […]

Tree removal highlights changes to Warwick Hills

Established in 1957 and rebuilt in 1968 by renowned architect Joe Lee, Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club has seen its fair share of PGA Tour events. The course was host to Michigan’s only PGA Tour event, the Buick Open, from 1958 to 1969 and again from 1977 to 2009. Both Tiger Woods and Billy Mayfair jointly hold the course […]

Flint families can get nutritious food at mobile food pantry in September

LANSING — Flint families may get nutritious food that can limit the effects of lead exposure during mobile food pantry hours set for September at locations throughout Flint. The Food Bank of Eastern Michigan in Flint and the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services are announcing the upcoming schedule for mobile food pantry stops to distribute foods rich in […]

Enough movement; I’ve got the solution

Sports VIEW

For the better part of my tenure with View Newspapers, we’ve had nothing but conference changes. It continued this year and will next year and beyond. Frankly, it’s just getting difficult – and annoying – to keep track of. Recently we were working on our season previews and I asked an unnamed football coach what he thought of the league […]

Not too late to go back to school

FLINT — It is back-to-school time for everyone—including students who have stopped or dropped out of high school, are at risk of dropping out, or don’t have enough credits to graduate. Mott Community College’s (MCC) Gateway to College program can help these students get back on track and complete their high school diploma, while simultaneously earning college credits toward an […]

Firebirds 2-1 so far in preseason play

BUFFALO, NY — Sunday saw the Flint Firebirds lose their first game of the preseason at the annual OHL Showcase at the Harbor Center in Buffalo in a 7-4 defeat to the Windsor Spitfires. Flint’s Jack Wismer got the first goal of the night just 1:01 into the game before Windsor went on a huge tear. Lev Starikov, Curtis Douglas […]

Pink Night Palooza returns Oct. 4

FLINT — Great fun for a great cause returns this year on Thursday, Oct. 4 when Pink Night Palooza takes over the Holiday Inn Gateway Center. Pink Night Palooza gives you the power to change lives right here in Genesee County. Funds raised during the dynamic night out, stay local, helping local women. That means your neighbors, friends, family, even […]

Golf Outings

Golf Outings is provided 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: avandaele@mihomepaper.com. Submissions subject to […]