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Business

Holland Heating and Cooling debuts Pink Breast Cancer Awareness service truck

DAVISON TWP. — Holland Heating and Cooling showcase’s partnership with the American Cancer Society and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Flint during Pink Ribbon Ceremony. On Aug. More...

Technician Nathan Utley receives Award of Excellence

FLINT — Goyette Mechanical has announced their 2015 Excellence in Service Award winners. Davison resident Nathan Utley is has been awarded the George Hier Excellence in Plumbing Service Award. More...

In brief

SBDC offering “Starting a Business Online” in Sept. More...

Obituaries

LUCILLE "JEAN" DORR

LUCILLE “JEAN” DORR, 88 of Menomonie, WI, currently residing at Comforts of Home (formerly Florida and Michigan), died Friday August 7, 2015 at the Mayo Clinic Health System-Red Cedar in Menomonie. Jean was born More...

MARGUERITE ANN SWEENEY

MARGUERITE ANN SWEENEY, 89, of Davison, passed away August 25, 2015 at The Regency of Grand Blanc. More...

Auto View

2016 Chevy Volt Increases Range Nearly 40 percent

EPA-estimated pure electric range is 53 miles

Range anxiety – the fear that your EV will run out of power away from a charging station – is major issue with potential buyers. More...

City rejects construction bids

DAVISON — The city council rejected two bids received for projects in the city at its Aug. 24 meeting, instead opting to rebid the projects later this year in hope of getting better rates. More...

Sports Update

Cardinals beat Fenton

Davison tennis splits with Swartz Creek

   Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015, 10:19 p.m. — FENTON — Davison opened the football season Friday night with a 29-26 victory over Fenton.TENNIS Full Story


News

Genesee County Fair

Fun and colorful and cute … bright lights and the promise of prizes draw the crowds to the games of skill and chance. More...

Chamber launches ‘FACES of Flint & Genesee Business’ Q&A series

FLINT – Each year, the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce works with more than 1,200 businesses and affiliates – each with its own story to tell. More...

Out of the past

25 YEARS AGO Aug. 29, 1990 More...

Scene

The 2015 Michigan Renaissance Festival returns this weekend

Editor’s note: We are re-running our story about the Michigan Renaissance Festival this week because a portion of the story was inadvertently omitted last week. We apologize for the error. More...

In brief

Fundraiser planned for baby with cancer More...

Viewpoint

Letters to the editor

Eagle Riders thank sponsors The Davison Eagle Riders would like to thank all of our sponsors who supported our Prostate Cancer Event. Without them we would not be where we are today. More...

The VIEW from here

Vanity plate references are still a lot of fun

Since I started occasionally writing about personalized license plates, also known as vanity plates, I’ve received mixed reader reaction. Some people say they are a lot of fun, other say they are frivolous and not very funny. More...

Sports

Area golfers shine in Lapeer Tuneup

LAPEER – Flint Kearsley put three golfers in the top 30 and finished seventh as a team in the Lapeer Lightning Summer Tune-up last Friday at Lapeer Country Club. More...

Davison boys win Lapeer Quad

LAPEER — Davison’s varsity tennis team repeated as Lapeer Quad tournament champions last Wednesday in the three-team quad after Carman- Ainsworth withdrew after not being able to field a team this season. More...

Fat Guy Corner

Mistakes last straw for Tigers viewers

The Detroit Tigers have now officially become a “cannot watch” for the Fat Guy. The debacle Monday night against the Cincinnati Redlegs was the final straw for me. More...

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