2016 Davison Pumpkin Festival

Assault suspect sought

DAVISON — An attack, similar to the incident that happened in Davison’s Jack Abernathy Regional Park recently, took place Oct. 7 a similar walking trails behind Goodrich Middle School. According to Goodrich Superintendent of Schools Michelle Imbrunone issued an alert, after a resident was attacked on a jogging path to the west of the middle school. She was injured and […]

Crash claims Otisville man

RICHFIELD TOWNSHIP — A 71-year-old Otisville man died Saturday, Oct. 8, from injuries he suffered in a head-on collision in Richfield Township. The man, whose name was not released, was driving a Ford Fiesta south on North State Road (M-15) near Potter Road about 8:45 a.m. when his car crossed the center line and struck a Chevrolet Trailblazer, according to […]

Church provides entertainment with a purpose

DAVISON — Davison Missionary Church will present Pizza! Pizza! Laugha! Laugha! on Wednesday, Oct. 19. The event will be held at the church, 1481 N. Gale Rd. It will feature a live comedic performance and a pizza dinner. Doors open at 5:45 p.m. Pizza will be provided by The Pizza Company. Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 after Oct. […]

Pumpkin painting at Wojo’s Garden Splendors

DAVISON — Wojo’s Garden Splendors, 7630 Court St., will offer pumpkin painting from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 15. The event is open to all ages. Wojo’s has been offering pumpkin painting for 14 years. “We believe that connecting children with gardening enriches their lives and we offer these types of events so that children have the opportunity […]

In brief

Waste, Electronics and Appliance Recycle Day GENESEE COUNTY — Household Hazardous Waste, Electronics and Appliance Recycle Day will take place on Saturday, October 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the following two locations: Flint East, Water Service Center, 3310 E. Court St. and Trinity Assembly of God, 4363 W. Mt. Morris Rd. A comprehensive list of items you […]

Consumers Energy seeking cause, solution to county electric line Interruptions

DAVISON AREA — Consumers Energy is investigating the cause of two electric interruptions on its 46,000-volt (46kv) electric distribution line that affected service to about 3,300 Davison customers on Oct. 2 and Oct. 6, and will take necessary corrective actions to enhance reliability of the line. Company spokesman Kevin Keane said customers in Burton, Davison, Forest, Genesee, Richfield and Thetford […]

Fall color hike will offer valuable knowledge

BURTON — For-Mar Nature Preserve and Arboretum is offering its Fall Color Hike Saturday, Oct. 15 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. The location is 2142 N. Genesee Rd. The park consists of 383 acres. 267 acres are designated as a preserve and 116 are designated as an arboretum. The length of the walk will depend on the number of people […]

Spoiled absentee ballots sent last week are being resolved

GENESEE COUNTY — The Genesee County clerk’s office ensures the 14,000 spoiled absentee ballots sent out last week will not be an issue come election day. County Clerk John Gleason said the ballots included several identifiable mistakes, including incorrect cutting, smudging on the sides and the wrong coloration of numbers. The errors make it impossible for the ballots to be […]

Eyecare Associates hosts breast cancer fundraiser this month

Eyecare Associates third annual Breast Cancer Fundraiser is being held through the month of October. All proceeds will go to Tricia and Blake Smith, local teachers here in Davison! Painted pumpkins, weekly raffle drawings, bracelets, breast cancer T-shirts, and last raffle drawing of the month to include hotel accommodations by Davison Best Western, movie passes and $50 Visa gift card […]