2018-09-13

Fred Couples to play in The Ally Challenge



GRAND BLANC — Tournament officials announced 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 Sept. 13-16 at historic Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club in Grand Blanc. Couples, 58, is the owner of 15 PGA TOUR victories, including the 1992 Masters […]

2018-09-13 E-Edition

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Holy Spirit Encounter at Glad Tidings FLINT TWP. — The Glad Tidings Tabernacle, 4475 S. Linden Rd., will hold a Holy Spirit Encounter, Sept. 23-25, led by Pastor Dr. Ron Phillips from Abbas House in Hixson, TN. The Four Encounters with the Holy Spirit will take place: Sept. 23 at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m., Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. […]

Music in the Park offers reminiscence for seniors, celebration for youth




BURTON — Burton Rotary Club presents Music in the Park from 6-8 p.m. Sept. 13 at the Davison Roadside Park as a community outreach. “We wanted to do something more for the community and invite them to enjoy an evening with music, and we’re also serving complimentary hot dogs, chips and bottled water to everyone that comes to the picnic,” […]

Get a full-fledged fall experience in Flint and Genesee County



One of my favorite things about living in Flint and Genesee County is that there’s always something to do. This region is a four-season destination offering all kinds of events and attractions, and fall is no exception. Right now, for example, it’s a great time to visit one of the county’s many orchards, which are currently harvesting varieties including Macintosh […]

Rooftop rally gives insight on health care millage before election




GENESEE COUNTY — This November, Genesee County residents are urged to vote a health care millage which will be called the “Genesee County Health Care Services Millage Renewal.” If the millage renewal passes, the Genesee Health Plan will be able to provide its coverage for an additional seven years. The millage would cost the average homeowner about $50 per year. […]

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Sybyl Award marks 10th anniversary, plans “Sunset” Celebration GENESEE COUNTY — The Sybyl Award Selection Committee has announced the 10th anniversary – and final installment – of the annual Sybyl Award. Since 2008, the Sybyl Award has recognized nominees and recipients from Genesee County who exhibit the qualities of the Award’s namesake, Sybyl McPeake Atwood. Atwood was regarded by many […]

MCC first to join 2019 Gift of Life Michigan Campus Challenge



FLINT — Mott Community College (MCC) is preparing to join the Gift of Life Michigan Campus Challenge. Mott is not only the first school in the state to sign up for the 2019 life-saving event, but representatives are already making plans to win the Campus Challenge trophy! “We are happy to be a part of this worthwhile endeavor. Our students, […]

MCC Fine Arts Gallery to kick of new academic year with Student Work



FLINT — The Mott Community College Fine Arts Gallery in the Visual Arts and Design Center will present an exhibition of work by Fine Arts and Design Students from the spring semester course Art 180-Art Practice and Production. Their work will be in the gallery from Sept. 4-18. Students enrolled in the Art 180-Art Practice and Production course developed an […]

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Bendle Class of 1948 to celebrate 70 year reunion BURTON — The Bendle High School Class of 1948 will hold its 70-year Class Reunion on Sept. 16 from 12:30-3:30 p.m. at Walli’s Family Restaurant, 1341 Center Road. — G.G. Search and Rescue Training COLUMBIAVILLE — Greater Michigan Search and Rescue will host an open training session for those interested on […]