2018-09-06

Genesee County PGA Junior League All Star Team wins State Champions



The State Champion Genesee County PGA Junior League All Star Team was made up of Warwick Juniors: Robert Burns, Kate Brody, Tyler Brody, Andrew Delzer and Henry Delzer. Flint GC Juniors: Alayna Friedt, Leandro Pinili, Lorenzo Pinili, and Ryan O’Rourke. Spring Meadows CC Junior: Riley Carroll. Captained by Warwick Hills PGA Professional Doug Brody. The Genesee County All Star Team […]

Fred Couples to play in The Ally Challenge



GRAND BLANC – Tournament officials announced Friday that World Golf Hall of Fame member and fan favorite Fred Couples has committed to play in the inaugural The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren, scheduled for September 13 – 16 at historic Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club in Grand Blanc, Mich. Couples, 58, is the owner of 15 PGA TOUR victories, including […]

Tribute concert at The Capitol Theatre helps violence victims find their voice



FLINT — Cherisse Bradley has dedicated her life to empowering women by providing creative methods to healing. “I Found My Voice changed my life,” says participant-turned-facilitator Felicia McGhee. Impacting the community for five years with her non-profit organization, this year’s tribute concert, Sept. 28, will take place in the newly restored Capitol Theatre. With the community in full support of […]

The Ally Challenge final field announced

Play begins Thursday at Warwick Hills Golf and Country Club

Final Field announced for the inaugural playing of The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren Field includes nine of the top-10 in Charles Schwab Cup standings and 10 past winners of the Buick Open Fred Couples Photo courtesy PGA TOUR GRAND BLANC — Tournament Officials on Friday announced the final field for the inaugural playing of The Ally Challenge presented by […]

In brief



Black History Month nominees sought FLINT — The Genesee District Library is accepting nominations for individuals and organizations to be honored at the annual Black History Month Brunch. The Advisory Committee, which is comprised of members of GDL administration and staff, Board of Trustees and the community at large will accept nominations until Sept. 30 at: www.thegdl.org/component/rsform/ form/13-black-history-month-brunch-honoree nomination. Details: […]

2018-09-06 E-Edition

MCC welcomes the 2018 trustee scholars



FLINT — Mott Community College is pleased to announce the 2018 Class of Trustee Scholarship recipients. This prestigious competitive scholarship is awarded to one graduating senior from each high school within the College district. Each “Trustee Scholar” receives up to two years of free tuition and fees to attend Mott Community College. The 2018 Trustee Scholars were recognized on campus […]

Johnson receives national award for promoting organ donation



GRAND BLANC TWP. — The national organ donation advocacy group Donate Life America recently awarded Secretary of State Ruth Johnson its DMV Innovation Award for her and her office’s efforts to promote organ donation and encourage people to join the state’s donor registry. Johnson praised and thanked Secretary of State staff, Aug. 28, during the announcement at the Flint Area […]

Ramp closure at Bristol and I-75



FLINT TWP. — The Genesee County Road Commission is reminding drivers about a closure in Flint Township. Starting Sept. 4, the I-75 exit ramp to westbound Bristol Road (116B) closed for construction. The exit ramp closure for a bridge replacement project is expected to be in place until October 8. The road commission says drivers should exit off I-75 southbound […]

Board approves street and parking projects




FLINT TWP. – Projects to renovate the parking lots at the Flint Township offices, the Carman-Ainsworth Senior Citizens Center/McCarty Library and several streets in the Judd Road/VanSlyke Road area were approved Sept. 4 by the board. The board approved a $180,000 project to reconstruct the senior center/library parking lot, $37,000 to renovate the parking lot at the township offices, including […]