Shields celebration rescheduled, set for Sept. 15

Flint Community Schools will honor Olympic gold medalist Claressa Shields at a community-wide celebration at Perani Arena and Event Center on Saturday, Sept. 15.

The event was originally scheduled for Sept. 8 at Houston Stadium.

The event will take place from noon to 5 p.m. during the school district's annual Back to School Celebration.

Details regarding the program are still being finalized.

NBC 25 will pass along updates as they become available.