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L. 'Jeanie' Olah Johnson | Obituaries  Cadillac News

MANTON — Linda "Jeanie" Olah Johnson of Manton, and formerly of Benzonia, passed away gently in her sleep on Monday, November 12, 2018 at her home.

Community closet: staff and students helping students  Burtonview

BURTON — After some Kearsley High School student council members attended a meeting at a Grand Blanc school and toured the community closet there, they ...

Hamady High School neighbors disappointed to lose stand of trees  ABC 12 News

A new football stadium at Hamady High School is taking away a piece of tranquility for neighbors, who are sad to lose a stand of trees being cut down.

Former Kearsley teacher accused of pocketing cash meant to help students

A former Kearsley High School teacher and coach faces charges that he took thousands of dollars in charitable contributions meant to help students for his own ...

Person of the Week: New Michigan State Police trooper ready for action in Flint  ABC 12 News

Dakota Card, who graduated from Kearsley High School, is one of 107 new Michigan State Police troopers to graduate the academy this week. His first ...

12-year-old accused of stealing police SUV and crashing  ABC 12 News

A 12-year-old is accused of stealing a Flint Police Department patrol car and leading officers on a high-speed chase Tuesday morning before he crashed into ...

Kimora Simon's parents sentenced to prison for killing her  ABC 12 News

Kimora Simon's mother Erika Finley got a minimum of 15 years in prison while her father Khairy Simon got 12 to 40 years in prison of killing her after a potty ...

Fiedler Elementary supports Dimes for Diapers  ABC 12 News

Some Swartz Creek 4th graders collected donations for the Dimes for Diapers effort by setting up a booth at the school's family fun night.

ABC's of Back to School: College planning  ABC 12 News

Back to school means more than just preparing for the current year. For students nearing the end of their high school career, it means preparing for college and ...

ABC's of Back to School: Backpack gear  ABC 12 News

If you're buying a new book bag this school year, there are a few things you should know to avoid unwanted back pain. Meghan Erpelding of Maxwell Therapy in ...

Search party back on to look for missing Genesee County women

GENESEE COUNTY, MI -- A twice-rescheduled search party to look for clues into the disappearances of two Genesee County women is back on for this ...

Hamilton Dam in downtown Flint is gone  ABC 12 News

The landmark Hamilton Dam, which sat in the Flint River for nearly a century, is gone along with the Fabri Dam.

Flint City Riveters, women's full-tackle football team, open season April 7  East Village Magazine

By Dylan Doherty. Yes, women can play football, Louise Ogadinma declares. And not only can they play–a number of women in Flint want to play. That hardy ...

13-year-old caught with handgun at football game  ABC 12 News

A 13-year-old from Bridgeport was caught with a handgun at the Carrollton High School homecoming football game on Friday.

Flint mother fed up with teens frequenting vacant house  ABC 12 News

Tabitha Fenn is taking matters into her own hands after teens frequenting a vacant house on her block harassed and threatened her children.

New exhibits in time for autumn at Flint Children's Museum  ABC 12 News

FLINT (WJRT) - (09/26/18) - This is the second week for the new exhibits at Flint Children's Museum. They have everything that you'd expect to find at your local ...

Faculty and students react to U of M Flint Chancellor stepping down in July  ABC 12 News

The University of Michigan-Flint campus community reacted Monday night to the news that Susan Borrego is stepping down as Chancellor when her term is ...

Funeral services for 7-year-old Zaniyah Burns happening Friday  ABC 12 News

Zaniyah Burns, the 7-year-old shot and killed in her Flint home last week, will be laid to rest on Friday.

Ex-teacher pleads guilty in embezzlement case connected to charity gaming

FLINT, MI - A former Kearsley High School teacher and coach has pleaded guilty to one count of embezzlement and two other misdemeanors in connection to ...

Arson Watch volunteers needed  ABC 12 News

Saginaw's Arson Watch needs volunteers to patrol the city later this month. The city's neighborhood associations now lead the effort to make sure their are no ...

Road commission, schools team up to create community pride  ABC 12 News

The Clare County Road Commission teamed up with three local high schools to create community pride.

5-year-old Palace Edelen returned home after two-week kidnapping ordeal  ABC 12 News

Police found 5-year-old Palace Edelen on Friday in Ypsilanti after her biological mother took her unlawfully about two weeks ago.

Search party organized to look for two missing Genesee County women

Flint Township and Burton police along with the Genesee County Search and Rescue Team have teamed up with search groups Bring our Missing and Midwest ...

Laborers are honored at annual Labor Day celebration in Flint  ABC 12 News

UAW Region 1D reflected on the history of the Sitdown Strike of 1936-37 during their annual celebration before having a cookout and socializing with each ...

DNR releases hundreds of lake sturgeon int the Flint River  ABC 12 News

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources released hundreds of lake sturgeon into the Flint River on Thursday as part of an effort to help the struggling fish ...

Planet 3 Extreme Air Park getting ready for grand opening  ABC 12 News

The much anticipated Planet 3 Extreme Air Park on Miller Road in Flint Township is getting ready for its grand opening.

Flint City Council's hearings on water crisis money off to slow start  ABC 12 News

Most of the people the Flint City Council wanted to hear from about the whereabouts of water crisis money didn't come to a meeting Wednesday.

Corunna teacher and principal author children's books  ABC 12 News

A teacher and principal from Nellie Reed Elementary School in Corunna wrote a pair of children's books about adventures in Michigan.

Flint Mayor receives phone call from Elon Musk  ABC 12 News

Flint Mayor Karen Weaver is responding to the billionaire inventor's promise to help the city as it works to rebound from a water crisis.

Pure Pro Wrestling opening wrestling school in Flint Township  ABC 12 News

On July 28th some of the brightest Pure Pro Wrestling stars will be taking the ring for a grand opening event.

ABC12 celebrates 60th anniversary  ABC 12 News

Oct. 12 marks ABC12's 60th anniversary of broadcasting and reporting the news that matters to all of Mid-Michigan.

Flint blight elimination teams out in force with better weather  ABC 12 News

Crews tackling blight in Flint are planning a big day on Friday thanks to cooler and less humid weather conditions.

Program feeds local kids over the summer #1  ABC 12 News

The Food Bank of Eastern Michigan has created a summer feeding program, to get food to kids who need it most.

Congressman Dan Kildee brings congressional delegation to Flint  ABC 12 News

They looked at progress being done and heard from Flint families about what they would still like to see accomplished.

Charities benefiting from this week's Ally Challenge  ABC 12 News

The Community Foundation of Greater Flint and Junior Achievement of Southeast Michigan are some of the biggest winners of the Ally Challenge at Warwick ...

Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort shows up $26 million renovation  ABC 12 News

Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Mount Pleasant showed off the $26 million worth of renovations and upgrades completed this summer just in time for Labor ...

New Flint Rally's features indoor seating, bigger building

"It's just a dream come true to do this here in Flint," Arnold Smiley said. "It's good to come back, and give business to this community so the town can be vibrant ...

Flint family suffering from rare hereditary kidney disease  ABC 12 News

A rare hereditary kidney disease called X-Link Alport Syndrome affects a Flint family, while one family member is looking for his third kidney transplant.

Schuette, Whitmer visit Flint as campaign reaches final stages1  ABC 12 News

As the race for governor in Michigan is reaching the final stages, the Republican and Democrat candidates spent time in Flint spreading their messages.

Veteran UFC fighter donates equipment to Parkinson's focused gym  ABC 12 News

Brad Kohler, best known for his UFC 22 win, donated a Combhitter System to Rock Steady Boxing Mid-Michigan. The gym helps Parkinson's patients fight back ...

Community organizes search for 2 missing women | News  WNEM Saginaw

Several women across Mid-Michigan are missing, but their family and loved ones are not giving up hope that they could still be found. That's why the community ...

Clio schools hires resource officer in partnership with Vienna Township

Clio schools will pay $32000 for the officer, while Vienna Township has agreed to pick up the remaining $20646 of the role being filled by Genesee County ...

Vigil planned for Flint man shot and killed while trying to break up a fight  ABC 12 News

Family and friends are planning to gather at Ballenger Park in Flint around 7 p.m. to remember the life of Antijuan Moore.

Cheese Haus opens in Frankenmuth ahead of Auto Fest  ABC 12 News

The Cheese Haus opened in a new location in August, just in time to be part of the 35th Frankenmuth Auto Fest.

Former NFL standout LaMarr Woodley planning to open charter school  ABC 12 News

Saginaw High School graduate LaMarr Woodley, who played football for the University of Michigan and Pittsburgh Steelers, is opening a new charter school in ...

CMU suspends fraternity after allegations of sexual misconduct, hazing and more  ABC 12 News

Central Michigan University has permanently removed a social fraternity from campus. Tony Voisin, CMU's associate vice president of Student Affairs, said in the ...

Grand Blanc football coach died after crash in Burton

BURTON, MI -- A single-vehicle crash early Saturday morning that led to the death of a Grand Blanc football coach remains under investigation. Officers with the ...

Safety patrols increasing on Flint trails this month  ABC 12 News

The third year of a program to increase patrols on the Flint River Trail and Genesee Valley Trail will include triple the amount of coverage compared to last year ...

Mid-Michigan man gets a chance opportunity to caddie at the Ally Challenge  ABC 12 News

Aspiring golf pro Tony Conaway of Davison was in the right place at the right time to get the opportunity to caddie for Mark Brooks during the Ally Challenge at ...

Doyle resigns LF football post, headed to Kearsley  Fenton Tri County Times

From a personal standpoint, Eric Doyle would've loved to stay at Lake Fenton as a teacher and the varsity football coach forever.

Flint residents who rely on bottled water disappointed with end of supply  ABC 12 News

Flint residents who rely on state-funded supplies of bottled water are disappointed with the end of the supply this weekend, forcing them to drink tap water again.

Beware of FAST Start fakes, report anything suspicious  ABC 12 News

Anyone who is approached by someone asking for money to fix their water pipes or perform work outside their home related to water line replacement is asked ...

Back to the Bricks automotive history  ABC 12 News

FLINT (WJRT) - (0/16/18) - The sweet sound of power is everywhere in the Flint area right now as we get ready for the second night of the Back to the Bricks ...

Search held for 2 missing Mid-Michigan women | News  WNEM Saginaw

Teresa Woolard and Brianna Vibert are two of eight missing women cases that were highlighted in TV5's I-Team report in November. A search was held in ...

Wixom Lake drops more than seven feet  ABC 12 News

A few weeks after federally-mandated inspections were completed on three Mid-Michigan dams, lake levels have not returned to normal along one of the four ...

MDOT ready for winter after annual plow inspection  ABC 12 News

The Michigan Department of Transportation Bay Region performed its annual snow plow inspection ahead of Friday's first predicted snowfall.

Walgreens and McLaren see to expand healthcare services  ABC 12 News

McLaren plans to open a combination of retail health clinics, primary care and urgent care centers at Michigan area Walgreens.

Officers rescue drone in a tree near University of Michigan-Flint campus  ABC 12 News

We're used to seeing firefighters rescue cats out of trees, but what about certain flying objects?

Ground broken at new Caro Psychiatric Hospital  ABC 12 News

Ground has been broken on a $115 million psychiatric center. The new 225000 square foot Caro Psychiatric Hospital will replace a facility that has been in ...

Kearsley assistant football coach Scott Lints tackles cancer

Flint Kearsley defensive coordinator and assistant coach Scott Lints, 44, stands beside the field after the Hornets lost to Goodrich 27-13 on Thursday, Sept.

Fires badly damages car dealership, owners hope to be back in business soon  ABC 12 News

A weekend fire badly damaged a Gratiot County car dealership. At least five fire departments were called in to help battle the fire at Alma Chrysler Dodge Jeep ...

Truck drivers help stop man from committing suicide  ABC 12 News

More than a dozen tractor-trailers lined up beneath a Detroit-area freeway overpass to aid police trying to help a man contemplating suicide.

29 kittens and cats left abandoned with no food or water  ABC 12 News

GRAND BLANC (WJRT) (10/17/2018) - Twenty-nine cats were left in a cage dropped off at a local business. Animal rescuers are quickly working to find 29 ...

Mid-Michigan soldier receives proper burial almost 75 years after his death  ABC 12 News

Elsie native Jim Cermak's family receives Purple Heart for their brothers sacrifice.

Restoration work to begin soon on historic Saginaw mansion  ABC 12 News

A historic home in Saginaw has a new lease on life. The city reports Alex de Parry and his firm, Ann Arbor Builders, Inc., signed a Lease and Development ...

Kearsley graduation: Photo gallery and top graduates  The Flint Journal -

Kearsley High School's Class of 2012 graduates June 2.

State Representative Sheldon Neeley reflects on need for justice as the Flint water crisis continues  ABC 12 News

Today marks three years since State Representative Sheldon Neeley called for state officials to take action.

Back to the Bricks drive-in movie night  ABC 12 News

Remember the good ole days when you made batches of popcorn, put it in a grocery sack, loaded everybody in the family car, and got in to the drive in theatre ...

New Kearsley Superindent Patti Yorks says life-long connection behind decision to serve district  The Flint Journal -

GENESEE TOWNSHIP, MI – Patti Yorks is very familiar with the territory she'll be representing as the new Kearsley Community Schools Superintendent this fall.

Bentley school teachers asking for answers after superintendent steps down  ABC 12 News

Several teachers are expressing their distrust with Bentley's School Board.

On the Trail: Training for hunting dogs reaches advanced level  ABC 12 News

Craig Novotney of the Huntsman's Club talks about more advanced training for puppies training to become hunting dogs.

Weather postpones search party to look for missing Genesee County women

GENESEE COUNTY, MI -- A search party set to venture out this weekend to look for two missing Genesee County women has been pushed back by seven days ...

Kearsley High School 2013 prom celebrated at Captain's Club in Grand Blanc  The Flint Journal -

KEARSLEY, MI -- Kearsley High School prom-goers danced the evening away tonight, April 20, at the stately Captain's Club at Woodfield in Grand Blanc ...

Halloween events set this weekend across Genesee County

The Davison Farmers' Market will hold trick-or-treating from noon-2 p.m. Oct. 28 at the site, 8110 E. Court St., followed by a Halloween play at 2:30 p.m. by Flint ...

UPDATE: New report issued on civil rights and the water emergency  ABC 12 News

According to the Michigan Civil Rights Commission, many of the recommendations they made in their first report a year ago - require help from outside the scope ...

SVSU hosts FIRST in Michigan state championships  ABC 12 News

The FIRST in Michigan robotics state championship brought more than 5000 students to the campus of Saginaw Valley State University.

People in Michigan head to the store to stock up on snow removal items  ABC 12 News

GRAND BLANC (WJRT) - (11/08/2018) - Snow is in the forecast, which means people are heading to their local hardware store to get snow removal items.

House divided: Flushing couple enjoys goodhearted rivalry when MSU and U of M play  ABC 12 News

FLUSHING (WJRT) (10/19/2018) - Michigan State University and the University of Michigan face off at noon on Saturday for their annual football showdown.

Crews searching for missing woman in Livingston County lake  ABC 12 News

Livingston County authorities say the woman jumped into the water from a boat, but did not come back up.

State updates efforts to prevent unemployment insurance fraud  ABC 12 News

The Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency talked about the status with preventing fraudulent claims for jobless benefits, which proliferated last year.

Possible road improvements coming to the City of Fenton  ABC 12 News

Fenton officials say 83% of the roads are listed in poor condition.

Cops & Robbers in Flushing seeking funds for mobile ice cream parlor  ABC 12 News

After three years as a bricks and mortar store, Cops & Robbers ice cream parlor in Flushing wants to take their sweet treats on the road.

I-Park dedicated in Midland promises big talent and future job growth  ABC 12 News

MIDLAND (WJRT) - (09/20/18) - Dow is transforming a manufacturing site from the past into a industrial park of the future. Thursday, Dow dedicated the new Dow ...

Vote for Flint-area Athlete of the Week for Feb. 4-10

Coaches have until noon Sundays to nominate players for Athlete of the Week. Please include complete statistics. Nominations without statistics will be not be ...

MDOT snowplows receive annual inspection just before first snow fall  ABC 12 News

MDOT trucks have quite a few bells and whistles, so they go through a inspection checking every single item from the top to the bottom.

CMU football fans hope history repeats itself against MSU  ABC 12 News

Excitement is building on the campus of Central Michigan University ahead of Saturday's match up against Michigan State University.

A family-owned business is looking to make its mark in Mid-Michigan  ABC 12 News

Feighner Boat Lifts & Docks owner says they're looking to expand in Shiawassee County.

Saginaw man shot multiple times inside Liquor Valley  ABC 12 News

A 32-year-old Saginaw man is in critical condition after being shot inside a liquor store.

Racist note left on CMU dorm door, students unite to denounce hate  ABC 12 News

Speaking at the protest, CMU President Bob Davies apologized for what happened, “I'm sorry that you came home and saw those pitiful words.'

UPDATE: Vehicle pulled from Flint Park Lake  ABC 12 News

The lake is also known as Devil's Lake on the city's north side.

Mid-Michigan high school broadcast program up for national award  ABC 12 News

DTV, the broadcast program through Davison High School, has beat out thousands of other news entries to be 1 of just 5 stories now considered to win a ...

LIVE CHAT: Swartz Creek at Flint Kearsley football in Flint's Game of the Week beginning at 7 p.m.

FLINT, MI -- The Swartz Creek at Flint Kearsley matchup earned the right of and the Flint Journal's Game of the Week coverage for Week 3 after ...

The complete guide for Genesee County prom photos 2015

Prom season is underway, and The Flint Journal has you covered for photos from proms all over Genesee County.

New virtual library soon coming to Flint Development Center  ABC 12 News

Thanks to a grant from the Michigan Economic Development Corp., the center will be getting a new virtual library.

North American International Auto Show adding an outdoor feel in 2020  ABC 12 News

The re-imagined event would feature some outdoor activities at places like Campus Martius and Hart Plaza with food trucks, water taxis and live entertainment, ...

Rare bird found in Flint  ABC 12 News

Bird watchers spotted the Ivory Gull near the University of Michigan-Flint and called ABC12.

Four Michigan Teens Win College Scholarships for Efforts to Stop…  Virtual-Strategy Magazine

Four Michigan Teens Win College Scholarships for Efforts to Stop Distracted Driving Michigan Auto Law announces the winners of the 2018 Kelsey's Law ...

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Kearsley graduate Eric Bennett, the Flint-area's only victim of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, was a football standout, natural leader  The Flint Journal -

Bennett's parents are in New York today for Sept. 11 memorial dedication.

Temporary leader arrives at Catholic Diocese of Saginaw  ABC 12 News

A new leader is in place at the Catholic Diocese of Saginaw just a few days after the unexpected death of Bishop Joseph Cistone.

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