5 hrs ago
Alleged Drunken Driver Hits - Wait for It - 'Drive Sober' Sign
An alleged drunken driver crashed through a construction zone and careened around the police station's front lawn before hitting a sign warning "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over," MLive/The Flint Journal reports .
9 hrs ago
Flint Councilman Eric Mays back in court on push to double bond in impaired driving case
City Councilman Eric Mays' bond in his impaired driving case could be doubled today after the Flint City Councilman returns to court.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Lawsuit claims woman died after denied medical treatment at Genesee County Jail
The family of a woman who died after she was taken to the Genesee County Jail claims she was denied medical treatment while in custody.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
New name and goals for skills school at center of $8.6 million lawsuit
A countywide vocational school at the center of an $8.6-million dispute between Flint schools and the Genesee Intermediate School District is set to open with a new name and programming.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Accused Flint gang member gets life in prison for stepfather's slaying
An accused Flint gang member was ordered to spend the rest of his life in prison after he was convicted of killing his stepfather.
Michigan Retailers Association, Flint & Genesee Chamber to Announce Buy Nearby Campaign
The Michigan Retailers Association and the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce are teaming up to announce the local launch of a Buy Nearby campaign.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Editorial: Citizen engagement important to Saginaw chief hiring process
Saginaw Firefighter of the Year Battalion Chief Christopher Van Loo, left, talks with Saginaw Mayor Greg Branch before the start of the 2012 Saginaw Fire Department annual awards ceremony at the Central Fire Station, 801 Federal in Saginaw.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Genesee Cty Seeking Applicants for Senior Citizens Service Advisory Committee
Genesee County is seeking applicants for two openings in its Senior Citizens Services Advisory Committee which is responsible for making recommendations to the Genesee County Board of Commissioners on senior millage budgets and contracts.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Flint clinic offers holistic health care services
A new health clinic has set up inside a public housing complex near Flint's southeast side to bring holistic care to an under-served population, according to The Flint Journal .
Sun Aug 17, 2014
New spin on drunken driving, seat belt enforcement offers 'traffic safety six-pack'
Local law enforcement is inviting drivers to finish the summer with the new traffic safety six-pack, part of a drunken driving and seat belt enforcement crackdown.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Watch police handcuff, take Flint Councilman Eric Mays to jail
Flint District Judge Nathaniel Perry sent Councilman Eric Mays directly to jail for 72 days today, Aug. 15, denying his request for a delay in serving the sentence as he appeals his impaired driving conviction.
Flint clinic offers holistic health care services to public housing residents, nearby neighborhoods
A new health clinic has set up inside a public housing complex near Flint's southeast side to bring holistic care to an under-served population.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Court roundup: Making meth in front of kids and a Flint carjacking
A Flint District Court judge bound Clayton Scott Hood over to Genesee Circuit Court to stand trial for carjacking following a Tuesday, Aug. 12, preliminary exam.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Animal advocates sound off again with complaints about Genesee County shelter
Advocates who have pushed for changes at the county's animal shelter sounded off at county commissioners for the second week in a row , lamenting that a reinstated volunteer program isn't being implemented the way they understood it would be.
Torture charges reinstated against Flint pair accused of brutally beating homeless man to death
A judge has reinstated torture charges against two people accused of brutally beating a homeless man to death outside of a shuttered Flint middle school.
Find out where Genesee County schools, districts rank in accountability scores
Color-coded rankings are based on several measurements -- student participation on state assessments, student proficiency on state assessments, student graduation or attendance rates, educator effectiveness label reporting and teacher/student data link reporting rates and school improvement plan reporting and school diagnostic reporting.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Flint security guard's murder lands man life sentence, another awaits sentencing
A Flint man was sentenced to life in prison without parole while another awaits his fate after they were convicted of murdering a security guard at an apartment complex near downtown.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Judge tells Flint Councilman Eric Mays he may consider new appeal motions
A Genesee Circuit judge said he will consider a Flint city councilman's request to delay his sentencing on an impaired driving conviction but not until he gets something in writing.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
State of Michigan
Bridge repairs scheduled on I-475 and I-69 bridges
COUNTY: Genesee HIGHWAYS: I-475 and I-69 CLOSEST CITY: Flint ESTIMATED STARTING DATE: Monday, Aug. 11, 2014 ESTIMATED COMPLETION DATE: Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 PROJECT: Repairs will be under way on the northbound I-475 railroad bridge just south of I-69 and on the I-69 bridge near I-475.
Flint's legal tab for prosecuting Councilman Eric Mays: $12K and counting
The city has spent more than $12,000 on a special prosecutor to convict Councilman Eric Mays of a single misdemeanor, and the meter is still running.