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Flint has been at a clean water deficit for five years

Flint has been at a clean water deficit for five years

Andrea Elsholz, Features Editor

May 9, 2019


Filed under Community, News, Showcase

The Flint General Motors Truck Assembly plant stopped using Flint tap water when it started corroding engine parts. But it was also corroding the lead pipes that brought water to the city. On April 24, 2014, one metal transformed Flint. Five years later the people of Flint find they still lack a necessit...

St. Johns Applefest offers much more than just the rides

St. Johns Applefest offers much more than just the rides

Madi Wheeler, Online Editor-in-Chief

September 13, 2018


Filed under Community, Showcase

With the early signs of fall starting to appear, the annual St. John Applefest is making its return. Sept. 13 -Sept. 16. Along with the carnival rides, this event offers many other experiences, such as nightly dinners, a road race and name one other specific event for visitors to enjoy. “Skerbeck Entertainment Group provides different and fantastic carnival rides for ...

Downtown Fenton hosts eighth annual Art Walk

Downtown Fenton hosts eighth annual Art Walk

Gracie Warda, Online editor

July 19, 2018


Filed under Community, News

On July 14, 2018, the Fenton Community Center invited artists from across Michigan to participate in the eighth annual art walk. Artists were able to set up booths in downtown Fenton to showcase, sell and advertise their works. “This is my third year in the Fenton Art Walk,” artist Steve Wood said. ...

Chamber of Commerce’s Fenton Freedom Festival crowns senior Jamie Elrod

Chamber of Commerce’s Fenton Freedom Festival crowns senior Jamie Elrod

Gracie Warda, Online Editor

July 6, 2018


Filed under Community, News

Alongside fireworks, American Flags and hot dogs, on July 3, senior Jamie Elrod was crowned Freedom Festival Queen. The Fenton Chamber of Commerce holds an annual Freedom Festival, and crowns a king and queen each year, chosen from a pool of applicants. “I decided to apply because I am extremely...

Meet up & Eat up program offers free food at Tomek-Eastern elementary

Meet up & Eat up program offers free food at Tomek-Eastern elementary

Sydney Bommersbach, Online Editor

June 28, 2018


Filed under Community, News, Showcase

Many popular food items from Fenton’s elementary schools such as pizza, chicken tenders and tacos are making a comeback during the summer for the Meet Up & Eat Up program. Monday through Thursday, this event offers free breakfast and lunch to kids under the age of 18. “This will be our first...