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  1. Fenton administrators get schooled in active shooter trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    Argentine Township Detective Doug Fulton told Fenton School District administrators that a simple tip from a student to a school resource officer probably prevented a school shooting at Linden High School in November. Fulton's investigation, with the help of the FBI, revealed that an argument over social media led to the arrest of three people and a plot to shoot up the school.


  2. Chloe Idoni leads Fenton to 52-51 comeback win over Swartz CreekRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 |

    Freshman Chloe Idoni put back a missed free throw with less than 10 seconds left, lifting Fenton to a 52-51 comeback win over Swartz Creek on Friday. The Tigers trailed 39-33 heading into the fourth quarter, and got within one on a free throw by Madison Shegos.


  3. Federal charges likely for accused $20M embezzler, attorney saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 |

    Federal charges could be coming for a jailed Fenton businessman accused of embezzling more than $20 million from an Oakland County credit union. Michael A. LaJoice, who is in the Oakland County Jail awaiting a psychological examination , faces 14 state felony counts alleging that LaJoice stole money from the Clarkston Brandon Community Credit Union in several $100,000 chunks and deposited them into several of his personal accounts.


  4. Animal Control impersonator going door-to-door in Fenton area, police warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 |

    Genesee County Animal Control has received information that a person identifying themselves as an officer with the department is going to homes in the Fenton-area asking residents about dog licenses, according to a news release from the Genesee County Board of Commissioners. The suspicious person was reported to be dressed in professional looking clothing and showed residents a lanyard with identification, according to the release.


  5. Accused $20M embezzler Michael LaJoice headed for psych examRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 |

    The Fenton-area businessman accused of stealing more than $20 million from an Independence Township credit union will undergo a psychological examination to see if he is competent to stand trial. Michael A. LaJoice, 36, of Tyrone Township, said few words on Wednesday, Jan. 20, when he appeared before Clarkston District Court Judge Joseph Fabrizio.


  6. Accused $20M embezzler due back in Oakland County courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 |

    The Fenton-area business man allegedly stole more than $20 million from the Clarkston Brandon Community Credit Union while working there since 2003. State regulators announced last week that the credit union has been placed into conservatorship.


  7. Semi carrying milk overturns on U.S. 23 in Fenton, closes highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 |

    A tractor-trailer carrying milk rolled over on its side early Monday, Jan. 19, along northbound U.S. 23 in Fenton. Motorists are urged to get off of the highway at Owen Road exit 78, although Fenton police said they're also directing traffic to exit 79 at Silver Lake Road.


  8. Freeze put on $2.1M in Fenton properties owned by accused embezzlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 |

    Seven properties in Fenton owned by Michael LaJoice have had liens placed on them as part of an investigation that LaJoice embezzled more than $20 million from an Oakland County credit union. LaJoice reportedly paid $2.1 million in cash for the seven pieces of property, Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton told The Flint Journal on Tuesday, Jan. 12. 125 S. Adelaide St.: A parcel of land that was to be a part of the Riverview development.


  9. Audit at credit union led to alleged confession of $20M theft by ex-CFORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 |

    The Oakland County Sheriff's Office said it has frozen $1.2 million in assets connected to the investigation in Fenton businessman Michael LaJoice. LaJoice, 36, of Tyrone Township, was charged Friday, Jan. 8, with 14 counts of embezzlement in Clarkston District Court after police say he admitted to stealing over $20 million since 2013 while working as CFO for the Clarkston Brandon Community Credit Union in Independence Township.


  10. Fate of downtown Fenton project up in the air amid $20M embezzlement caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 |

    Michael LaJoice bragged about bringing 200 jobs to downtown Fenton as part of a $31 million project to relocate his dance studio, add a fresh market, a restaurant and luxury condos along the Shiawassee River.


  11. Criminal charges loom for businessman behind $31 million Fenton projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 |

    A Fenton businessman behind a planned $31 million downtown Fenton development is expected to be arraigned on embezzlement charges this week. Flint-based defense attorney Michael Manley said he is representing 36-year-old Michael Anthony LaJoice, and that he has been informed by the Oakland County Sheriff's Office that it is seeking embezzlement charges against him.


  12. Work set to start on $31-million downtown Fenton developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 |

    Work on the 155,000-square-foot Riverview project in downtown Fenton that will include condos, a restaurant, an organic grocer, the new home for Chasse Ballroom and Latin Dance Studio and other businesses is expected to begin in the next few months. Site plans for the LaJoice Properties' project were approved Dec. 17 for the building at Adelaide and Caroline streets and calls for Chasse's new location to be two stories and occupy 22,000 square feet.


  13. Crashes cover Genesee County roads during morning commuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 |

    Police in Fenton said two crashes in both the north and southbound lanes of U.S. 23 were attributed to slippery road conditions. The weather forecast called for scattered flurries with a high temperature of 33 degrees, according to the National Weather Service.


  14. See recent Mid-Michigan business promotions, awards and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 |

    Scott Tell of Fenton recently joined the Vic Canever Chevrolet sales team, bringing more than 13 years of sales experience to the position. He is part of both the new and used car sales team at the Fenton-based dealership.


  15. Fentona s Jacob Lee is the 2015 Flint Journal Runner of the Year for boys cross countryRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 |

    MLive readers knew what they were doing when they voted Fenton runner Jacob Lee as the most impressive boys cross country runner from the Flint area. He was one of three all-state placers for the Tigers this year, the first time Fenton has had three all-state runners in the same season for cross country.


  16. Creative Foam expanding at Grand Blanc Township locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 |

    Creative Foam is expanding its facility in Grand Blanc Township and plans to add up to 20 jobs over the next five years. The Fenton-based company that also has operations in five other states, received permits for the expansion Nov. 24, according to Grand Blanc Township officials.


  17. HGTV show 'House Hunters' to feature Michigan family looking around HollyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 |

    On Wednesday night, TV viewers around the country will see a local family's search for a new home on a new episode of "House Hunters." According to a description on HGTV's web site, the episode is called "Lots of Land or On the Water in Holly, MI."


  18. Meet the Flint Journala s 2015 Football Offensive Dream TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 |

    Lawrence's three-year varsity experience was paramount to Bendle's success this season. While spearheading the option offense, Lawrence, a 5-foot-7, 155-pound senior, was also playing outside linebacker on defense.


  19. Noah Sargent of Powers Catholic named Flint Journal's overall Player of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 |

    Sargent didn't seriously hit the gridiron until he reached middle school, and he's excelled since to the point the Flint Powers Catholic senior quarterback has been named The Flint Journal's Dream Team Player of the Year. "I actually played soccer until seventh grade," Sargent said.


  20. Man accused of driving naked, masturbating pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 |

    A 55-year-old Kent County man has pleaded guilty after police said he drove naked, masturbated and exposed himself to a woman in Fenton. The woman reported in June that a man drove by her slowly while she was loading items into her vehicle outside a Target store in Fenton, said police Chief Rick Aro.


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