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December 18, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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Toastmasters can polish speaking skills DAVISON — Toastmasters can help! Polish communication skills. Visit with no cost or obligation. Mondays 7-8:15 p.m. St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 8192 Davison Road (no church affiliation). More...

Business

Bottom line

Meijer and Huggies to donate to diaper drive

GRAND RAPIDS — For the second consecutive year, Meijer will donate up to $10,000 and Huggies will donate 150,000 diapers to the National Diaper Bank Network this holiday season. More...

Hilgendorf named October Co-op Student of the Month

DAVISON — ELGA Credit Union has named Alayna Hilgendorf as October’s Co-op student. Hilgendorf is employed at Meemic Insurance where she assists with visitors and greets them with a notedly pleasant demeanor. More...

New business

Owner Jessie Hart recently opened Hart’s Cottage at 320 N. Main Street in Davison. Hart’s Cottage is a retail shabby chic store. Details: Call 810-845-1547. More...

Love’s withdraws application … for now

DAVISON TWP. — Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores have withdrawn their application for a sign variance at this time. More...

Lake Callis work continues into winter

DAVISON TWP. — Work on the new Lake Callis park off Gale Road, south of Davison Road, will continue throughout the winter. More...

Sports Update

Davison boys host Cavaliers

   Thursday, December 18, 2014, 9:35 p.m. - DAVISON— The Davison boys basketball team will play host to Carman-Ainsworth tonight at 7:15 pm. Full Story


News

Hundreds pack meeting to voice discontent over pipeline

FLINT — More than 400 people Wednesday evening packed a conference room at the Holiday Inn Gateway Center in Flint where representatives from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) scheduled a meeting to hear public comment on environm More...

Shopping superheroes

Meijer and local police and firefighters held their annual Shop With A Hero event at the Meijer store on Lapeer Road in Davison Township this past week. More...

New paper recycling drop off point now open

LAPEER – Just in time to deal with all of that leftover wrapping paper, a new paper recycling drop off center is open in Lapeer. More...

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Letters to the editor

Lions thank the community The Davison Lions Club would like to thank the community for dropping off newspaper donations at its dropbox on Dayton Street near the DPW building More...

Sports

Davison hockey wins own invitational

FLINT — Max Hendrickson’s goal with 1:11 left in the third period gave Davison a 5-4 win over the Bay Area Thunder in the championship game of its own invitational Saturday. The goal by Hendrickson was his third of the weekend. More...

Rob Markwardt tabbed as new softball coach

DAVISON — The Davison varsity softball program will see a new skipper in charge come spring after Rob Markwardt, a teacher at Kearsley High, was hired in November. More...

Fat Guy Corner

Let sleeping dogs lie

Wake me when it’s over please! What am I talking about, you ask? The Lions game on Sunday was absolutely brutal to watch on television. I ate a bowl of sugar just so I wouldn’t fall asleep. More...

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