SVSU Women’s Basketball to hold open tryouts

SVSU Women’s Basketball to hold open tryouts

The Saginaw Valley State University Women’s Basketball Team will hold open tryouts on Friday, September 1, 2017, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Tryouts will take place inside the James E. O’Neill Jr. Arena on SVSU’s campus. Interested participants must be full-time SVSU students (currently taking at least 12 credit hours) and be...

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FEMA Opens Disaster Recovery Center in Midland County

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) opened a Disaster Recovery Center on Wednesday, August 9, to assist June 2017 flood victims with the registration process for federal disaster assistance. Representatives from FEMA and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will be at the center to answer questions about disaster assistance...

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Flint Health Events Happening in August

Flint Health Events Happening in August

C.A.R.E. Summit The next Greater Flint Community Advocate Resource Empowerment (C.A.R.E.) Summit will be held on August 30th at Foss Avenue Baptist Church (1159 E. Foss Ave.) from 8:30-3:30 p.m. All Community Workers are invited to attend this FREE event focused on empowering individuals who engage with the community. The...

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Bay City, Saginaw and Flint among nineteen cities across Michigan to receive funding for residential and commercial blight elimination projects

LANSING, Mich. – Nineteen cities across Michigan will receive funding for residential and commercial blight elimination projects using more than $3.6 million in grants from the Michigan State Housing Development Authority, Executive Director Earl Poleski announced today. “An investment in blight elimination is an investment in the future of our...

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Saginaw Spirit names Troy Smith Head Coach

Saginaw Spirit names Troy Smith Head Coach

SAGINAW, Mich. – General Manager Dave Drinkill announced Monday the Saginaw Spirit have hired Troy Smith as the team’s eighth Head Coach in franchise history. “We are very pleased to announce that Troy Smith will be taking over as the next Head Coach of the Saginaw Spirit,” said Drinkill. “When...

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New Delta College Downtown Saginaw Center Moves Forward, Scheduled to open Fall of 2019

New Delta College Downtown Saginaw Center Moves Forward, Scheduled to open Fall of 2019

Delta College will soon have a new home in downtown Saginaw as plans move forward for a 35,000 square foot learning center building. Delta College received construction authorization in the 2018 fiscal year budget for the State of Michigan, signed in July by Governor Snyder. The total Saginaw Center project...

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KMS Creative Group to host Kids Fest featuring free school supplies and family fun

KMS Creative Group to host Kids Fest featuring free school supplies and family fun

On Saturday, August 26, 2017, from 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm, KMS Creative Group will host the 3rd Annual Great Lakes Bay Kids Fest. This year’s festivities will take place in the large empty lot across the street from TV5 and Michigan Works. KMS has hosted this free, family event...

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Congressman Dan Kildee  tours CMU College of Medicine in Saginaw

Congressman Dan Kildee tours CMU College of Medicine in Saginaw

SAGINAW, MI. – Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05) toured Central Michigan University (CMU) College of Medicine on Tuesday, August 15, 2017,  in Saginaw. During the visit, Kildee received a tour of the new facility and have lunch with medical students.   The CMU College of Medicine welcomed its first class of...

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President Trump Approves Gov. Snyder’s Request for Disaster Declaration due to Mid-Michigan Flooding

President Trump Approves Gov. Snyder’s Request for Disaster Declaration due to Mid-Michigan Flooding

LANSING, Mich.- Gov. Rick Snyder today announced President Donald Trump has declared a major disaster area for four counties in mid-Michigan due to severe storms on June 22-23 that resulted in severe flood damage. The affected counties include: Bay, Gladwin, Isabella and Midland, as well as the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe...

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SVSU students to help homeless women and children through 2017 Battle of the Valleys

SVSU students to help homeless women and children through 2017 Battle of the Valleys

Saginaw Valley State University students will direct their passion for supporting the community by raising funds for an organization that helps homeless women with children during the 15th annual “Battle of the Valleys” fundraising competition. SVSU students will raise funds for The Mustard Seed when they compete against their rivals...

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