2018-12-20

Rotary Club awards Student of the Month honors to Phillips, Alden

SWARTZ CREEK — Swartz Creek High School students Brennyr Phillips and McKenzie Alden received November Student of the Month honors from the Genesee Valley Rotary Club. Phillips, a senior, was nominated by Lori Anthony and Lisa Johnson. Anthony described Phillips as “an all around good person.” “Every day, he comes into English 12 with a smile,” she said. “He also […]

50th Anniversary Book about Flint Metro League available

ONLINE – As part of its celebration of 50 years serving high school athletics in the greater Flint area, the Flint Metro League is pleased to announce the publication of a book detailing its history, a 300- page paperback now available through major online book retailers. The Flint Metro League began in the fall of 1968 when charter members Ainsworth, […]

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Whaley Historic House Museum Old Fashioned Christmas returns after restoration work



FLINT — Whaley Historic House Museum had not been open for Christmas for years after a tragic fire. On Nov. 30, 2015, contractors on the roof were using a welding torch to weld together copper gutters being added to the house. Where the copper gutters joined, the torch is thought to have caused sparks under the shingles and to have […]

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Used sports equipment drive GENESEE COUNTY — ER Sports and Leadership LLC, a Genesee County-based company, is holding a used sports equipment drive for school-aged children in need. They are looking for new or gently used gear, including balls, cleats, basketball shoes, helmets and tennis rackets. Donations will be accepted until tomorrow, Dec. 21, at Flushing High School and Smooth […]

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2018-12-20 E-Edition

The movement to rewrite our society


I ’ve sat by and watched a lot of ridiculous stuff pass by me online, in the media and in person this past year, without comment or criticism. But when it comes to tampering with the Christmas season, I have to say, “enough already.” It started with the bashing of Christmas pop culture and has culminated with the suggestion this […]