News

Imlay’s Spence is ‘Teacher of Year’

Second consecutive year Imlay City teacher honored at Science Fair IMLAY CITY — It's been two awards in two years for Imlay City teachers at the Flint Regional Science Fair. Earlier this month, Borland's David Spence was named the fair's 2019 Teacher of the Year. Just...

read more

New director at helm of Four County Foundation

Janet Bauer to retire, Kathy Dickens chosen to take her place TRI-CITY AREA — The Four County Community Foundation (FCCF) Board has unanimously selected Kathy Dickens to serve as the organization's new executive director. Dickens, who has been employed 26 years as a...

read more

Curiosity & innovation

Maple Vista resident's 'Pet Express' a patented invention IMLAY CITY — The Maple Vista independent living facility in Imlay City has been home to many successful and notable individuals over the years. But to the knowledge of current staff, none of them has held a...

read more

Life-saving boost

Muir family donates $2,000 to smoke alarm program IMLAY CITY — When residents Sharon and Bob Muir read about the Imlay City Firemen's Association plans to provide free smoke detectors to families that need them, they knew they wanted to help. On Monday, March 18, the...

read more

Almont residents will not pay for water leak

Manager expects insurance will cover majority of costs ALMONT — Village residents will not incur additional water costs related to the recent underground water leak that affected about 25 homes and businesses in the vicinity of Bristol, Spring and Water streets. At...

read more

Barrel full of greetings

Birthday card challenge for Alice Nettnay exceeds expectations CAPAC AREA— The mail carrier was pretty busy last week at the Foley Road home of Alice Nettnay. As her birthday approached on March 14, handfuls of cards were stuffed into her mailbox on an almost daily...

read more

Firefighters lead way to save lives

Imlay Firemen's Assn. aims to get smoke detectors to residents of Maple Grove mobile home park IMLAY CITY — In the aftermath of the Feb. 26 fire that claimed the lives of four children, members of the Imlay City Firemen's Association are taking steps to ensure such a...

read more

Sheriff to speak at March 20 meeting

Imlay Twp. officials mull contracting for deputy IMLAY TWP. — Lapeer County Sheriff Scott McKenna will be a special guest at the township's March 20 meeting where he'll field questions from the board and members of the public about contracting with the township for a...

read more

Extra! Extra! Times to visit Imlay library

MLAY CITY — A unique opportunity to peek back into local history will take place at the Ruth Hughes Library on Thursday, March 21 from 6-8 p.m. Staff and colleagues at the Tri-City Times—your hometown newspaper—will be on hand with bound books containing copies of the...

read more

Water boil advisory issued in Almont

Source of massive underground leak discovered on March 11 ALMONT — A water boil advisory has been issued to residential homes and businesses located along Water, Bristol and Spring streets. The advisory went into effect on Tuesday, March 12, and is expected to last 48...

read more