SCCS officials look forward to ‘some semblance of normalcy’ in new school year

SWARTZ CREEK — The 2021-22 school year will begin Aug. 30 with the Swartz Creek Community Schools district following the COVID-19 safety recommendations of health professionals. “We are certainly going to follow the guidelines from the (Centers for Disease Control) and health department,” said Superintendent Ben Mainka. “They are recommending people wear masks. We will recommend that, as well. That […]

And the winner is …

Swartz Creek Fine Arts Association President Dave Spillane presents Cindy Kalush of Lennon with a certificate showing that she is the winner of the grand prize for the 2021 outdoor concert season. Kalush is a longtime patron of the concert series, held at the Pajtas Theater. Roger Sharp, owner of Sharp Funeral Homes, annually donates the grand prize, which includes […]

The Lions lose in the pre-season, a Fat Guy hunch and more

Fat Guy Corner

The Lions first pre-season game against the Buffalo Bills is in the books! A sweet, last-second loss. I say sweet because no matter who the Lions coach is, or what players are under the Lions helmets, they will find a way to lose. I realize it’s pre-season and the game means absolutely nothing when all is said and done, however, […]

Donna Noreen (Taylor) Schwerin

DONNA NOREEN (TAYLOR) SCHWERIN, 73, of Davison, MI, passed away Friday, August 13, 2021. Cremation has taken place. Donna was born in Highland Park, MI on April 12, 1948, daughter of the late Roy and Gladys Taylor. She married David Schwerin on July 8, 1966, Lapeer, MI. Donna is survived by her husband, David Schwerin; three children, Deborah (Alan) Thompson, […]

Margot Kaye (Brown) Pfeiffer

MARGOT KAYE (BROWN) PFEIFFER, 79, of Flint, passed away on Sunday, August 15, 2021. A celebration of Margot’s life will be announced at a later date. Memorial gifts may be made to the Community Foundation of Greater Flint designated to the Donna Thompson Citizens for Animal Rescue and Emergencies Fund. To say that Margot was an animal lover may not […]

Patricia Anne Erickson

PATRICIA ANNE ERICKSON, 66, of Grand Blanc, died Wednesday, August 11, 2021, at Genesys Regional Medical Center, with her family by her side. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, August 19, 2021 at The Church of the Holy Family in Grand Blanc. Rev. Fr. Leronio Vodivodi to officiate, with burial to follow in Crestwood […]

William Brown Williams III

WILLIAM BROWN WILLIAMS, III, 89, of Grand Blanc, passed away Sunday, August 8, 2021, at Ascension Genesys Hospital. A Mass of Christian Burial took place at 11 a.m. Monday, August 16, 2021, at St. Hugo of the Hills Catholic Church, stone chapel, 2215 Opdyke Rd., Bloomfield Hills. Rev. Fr. Juan Sabadell officiated, with burial following in Holy Sepulchre Catholic Cemetery […]

10 Announcements

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15 Estate Sale

Estate collector yard sale. Everything across the board, Over 70 years of stuff. Aug 26-28th. 10-4. 9261 Irish Road Goodrich. Living Estate Sale. 6367 E, Maple Ave, Grand Blanc. August 19th-21st. 9-5. Antique collectibles, clothing, miscellaneous and more. Treasures Estate Sales. Living estate sales of Caroline Macdormott. 808 N Washington Osswoso MI, 48867. Aug 26th-Aug 27th, 9-5. Aug 28, 9-3. […]

410 Furniture

A King pillow top mattress set. New in plastic. Slightly damaged in shipping. Cost $2,100. Sell for $350. 810- 922-0591. A Queen Mattress Set, New With Warranty. $175. 810-922-0591 Adjustable Bed with I Am Comfort Gel memory mattress New with warranty Cost $4,700 Must sell $975.call 810 922 0591 An Amish Log Headboard and Queen pillow top mattress set. New […]