C&L Ward has new Facebook promotion

DAVISON — C&L Ward has announced its “Likes for Dollars” campaign where they will donate money to regional non-profit organizations in exchange for likes on Facebook. Beginning May 1, C&L Ward will sponsor a non-profit each month. During that month, they are asking active Facebook users to like their business page. For each like received during the month, they will […]

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Corrigan Moving System launches new website GENESEE COUNTY — Corrigan Moving Systems, a Flint relocation company dedicated to elevating the moving experience for families and businesses, announced today the launch of its company’s new website. Corrigan President David P. Corrigan made the announcement. “As we continually strive to move our business forward, we are excited to launch our new website […]

Stimulating interest in STEM

FLINT TWP. — Visitors of all ages, from toddlers to adults, got a chance to operate robots, shoot hoops and toss Frisbees with robots and learn more about building and operating robots, at an event last week held at Carman- Ainsworth High School. The STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) showcase was hosted by C-As robotics teams from all grade […]

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Kidney cancer support group to meet FLINT — The Kidney Cancer Educational Support Group of Michigan will meet May 22, 1:30-3:30 p.m. at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington. Guest speaker is Dr. Todd Morgan, urological oncologist. The topic of discussion is “Broad Overview: Evaluation, Diagnosis and Staging of Renal Cancer.” The meeting is open to the general public. Details: […]

Softball bows to Durand

FLINT TWP. — Carman- Ainsworth fell to Durand, 15-0 and 11- 1, in a non-league softball doubleheader Tuesday at home. The Cavaliers didn’t hit the ball well in the opener but fared a little better in the nightcap. Jessica Smith and Samantha Johnston both went 2-for-2, and Korbin Brandon had a double, which scored their only run. Carman-Ainsworth was on […]

Cavs prep for invitational

FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth coach Jessyca Matthews pulled two of her players against Flint Nothernwestern on Monday to even the playing field when Northwestern showed up with just seven girls. Two arrived late to the game, but that mattered not as the Lady Cavs routed the smaller squad and Saginaw Valley League opponent, 13-0. Melody Bamford and keeper Rachel Roop […]

Baseball splits with Railroaders

FLINT TOWNSHIP — During a welcome break from all the trials and tribulations of the Saginaw Valley League on Tuesday, the Carman- Ainsworth varsity baseball team was able to steal the first game of a non-conference double feature from Durand, 4-1, before losing the nightcap, 4-3. With Duane Haskins posting the save, it was Noah Reed who was able to […]

Sports Shorts

Soccer player helping collegiate program PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas — Earlier in the 2012- 13 school year Carman-Ainsworth grad and 5- foot-6 freshman Jasmine Jones helped lead the Prairie View A and M women’s soccer team to a record of 9-11 overall. Highlights for the Lady Panthers include defeating Alabama State University, 3-2, in the first round of the Southwestern Athletic […]

Fat Guy’s Corner

Crowning jewel

The 139th Kentucky Derby winner is Orb. Who predicted Orb to win? Yes, none other than your trusty old horse handicapper, the Fat Guy! I hope some of you went and bet on it. My other trusty handicapper, Hammering Gary Terrien, his streak of three-straight Derby winners is now in the history books! Gary’s one shot at fame turned into […]