Operation Christmas Child’s National Collection Week is now to Nov. 19

FLINT TWP. — Shoebox gifts are filled with fun toys, school supplies and hygiene items to share God’s love with millions of boys and girls around the world through the Samaritan’s Purse project. Volunteers hope to collect more than 32,500 gifts to contribute to Operation Christmas Child’s 2018 goal of reaching 11 million children in need. In Flint Township, a […]

SCF hockey looking to fill void from graduation

FLUSHING – The Swartz Creek/Flushing hockey team will be looking to replaced departed seniors Seth Crompton, Kamryn Houle, Dylan Stankewicz, Austin Sanborn and Nik Calugaru. The underclassmen definitely improved over the season, where they went 9-13-1, and that will bode well for the upcoming campaign. Unfortunately for SCF, they had a tough draw in the pre-regional last year with the […]

600 Real Estate

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Crime Stoppers seeking tips about missing woman

FLINT TWP. — Brianna Vibert, 24, has been missing since July 15, 2017. Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information leading to the whereabouts of the mother of four from Flint Township. She was last seen July 15, 2017, around 2:45 a.m. at the Mobil Gas Station on S. Saginaw Street walking toward Atherton Road in Flint. She […]

Open Day of firearms deer hunting signals opening of annual buck pole competitions

LAPEER COUNTY — Thursday morning heralds in the annual buck pole celebrations as the sun breaks over the horizon for the traditional Nov. 15 firearm deer hunting season opener. Buck poles date back to around 1860 where a simple round pole would give hunters a place to hang their deer and keep it up off the ground from curious predators. […]

602 Real Estate Finance

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In brief

Enter to ‘Flip that Switch’ SWARTZ CREEK — The GFWC – Swartz Creek Women’s Club is sponsoring a random drawing to select the person who will “Flip That Switch” and light the community Christmas Tree at the 2nd annual Community Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony Nov. 30 in downtown Swartz Creek. To enter, submit name, age, telephone number, and email address […]

SCF Swim season wraps up

BLOOMFIELD HILLS – The Swartz Creek/ Flushing swim and dive season closed out at the diving regionals in Bloomfield Hills last Thursday. The highest placer was Samantha Thelen in 37th with a 99.30 while Isabella Lanave took 42nd with 92.55. The meet was won by Farmington Hills Mercy’s Clara McCliment with 393.15. – B.P.

605 Apt. for Rent

Flushing Village Apartment. Immediate Occupancy. 1 Bedroom, $525/ Month, $500/ Security, Water Included. For Details Call 989-624-4221.

Thank you to the community

The Brad and Jeni Miller family and Team Buddy Boy want to share with each and every one of you our most sincere heart felt gratitude for the support you have provided to Buddy over the last 21 months. Words cannot properly express our profound appreciation of kindness, love and generosity both in terms of time and financial you all […]