Cavs bow to Powers, then Flint Northern

FLINT — It’s tough enough trying to beat Flint Powers Catholic on the basketball court without spotting the Chargers a 20- point lead in the first 10 minutes. Carman-Ainsworth did just that last Friday and still nearly pulled off a miracle comeback, erasing all but four points of a 24-4 deficit before losing, 62-48, in a Big Nine Conference game […]

Cavaliers third at County swim meet

FENTON — The margin of victory was significant in the 11-team field at the coveted Genesee County swim and dive meet last Thursday- Saturday, with Grand Blanc taking top honors with 569.5 points and Ortonville-Brandon trailed in second place with 331 points, while Carman- Ainsworth/Flushing placed third with 254. Holly finished in fourth place with 224, Fenton tallied 205, Lapeer […]

Second guessing

Sports VIEW

I’m compelled to dispel some misinformation this week, on several hot button topics at several schools and feedback from some upset parents. The first topic that has several parents fuming involves the rescheduling of the rematch between the Lapeer East and Lapeer West hockey teams. After the on-ice fight and ugliness in the fan sections at the last game, both […]

Raiders turn things around after rout against Davison

FLINT — The Flushing/Carman- Ainsworth hockey team slipped to 5-6-1 after Davison overpowered the squad, 6-1, last Wednesday at Iceland Arena. Davison came out prepared and made Flushing pay for every mistake it made. Steven Stull put Davison on the board at 9:03 assisted by Bobby Crawford in his first game as a Cardinal and Nick Goettel. Brandon Pirtle then […]

Setting the table

Fat Guy’s Corner

Super Bowl XLV is all set for Feb. 6 in Arlington, Texas. The Pittsburgh Steelers, owners of six Super Bowl rings, will clash with the owners of three Super Bowl rings, the Green Bay Packers. Yes, it’s Steel Town vs. Title Town. The black and gold taking on green and gold. However, gold is not the color these teams are […]


Ovid-Elsie Tournament 1-22-11 1. Carman-Ainsworth 5-0 C-A 56, Owosso 17 C-A 65, Haslett 9 C-A 76, Ovid Elsie 0 C-A 58, Perry 15 C-A 61, Bay City Central 7 112 Jalen Boone 1st 119 Aaron DuPree 1st 125 Shaquille P. 1st 135 Jake Weissend 1st 140 Lorenzo Redman 1st 145 CJ Ballenger 1st 171 Tae Pendelton 1st 285 Mark Byrd […]

Rodent marks quasquicentennial

NATIONWIDE — On Feb. 2, the second most popular rodent—behind Mickey Mouse of course— will not only have haters of winter crossing their fingers, but will emerge from his burrow at Gobbler’s Knob in Punxsutawney, Penn. for the 125th year, or his quasquicentennial. Punxsutawney Phil, the world’s most famous ground hog, or woodchuck if you prefer, will be ripped from […]


ONGOING Hunter Education 2011. Class sign up is the first Monday of every Month at 6 p.m. (no early signups). First class starts on sign up day at 6:30 p.m. and runs until 9:30 p.m. Limited class size is 50. Donation of $7 requested. Class dates Jan. 3, 10, 17, 24; Feb. No Classes. March 7, 14, 21, 28; April […]

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