Tunneling machine arrives to work on pipeline



ST. CLAIR COUNTY — A tunneling machine arrived last week at the construction site for the Karegnondi Water Authority’s pipeline and will soon be burrowing under Lake Huron. The machine is part of the plan to build a water pipeline from Lake Huron to Genesee County. It arrived Nov. 26 after being shipped by freighter from Germany to New York, […]

In brief



Davenport, Hurley form paramedic ed partnership FLINT TWP. — STAT EMS, Hurley Medical Center and Davenport University have formed a partnership that will allow STAT EMS students who have completed the paramedic program and received their certification to transfer those credits toward a bachelor degree program at Davenport University, 4318 Miller Road, “It will give students who are certified paramedics […]

Serving the people



Young Marine visits Flint Township board




FLINT TWP. — A member of the Shiawassee County Young Marines paid a visit to a recent township board meeting to observe and to share information about the youth service organization. “I am here to learn about how government works,” said Young Marine Master Sgt. Michael Borka, who is a sophomore at Swartz Creek High School. For the second year […]

Winner of Ed Kurtz award announced



FLINT — Officials at Baker College of Flint have announced that Paul Iloncai of Mayville has received the 2013 Ed Kurtz Leadership Scholarship. The $2,500 annual scholarship is awarded to a Baker College of Flint student who has demonstrated academic achievement and either a commitment to community service or a successful balance of work, family and school obligations. “Paul has […]

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T. J Craven performs GRAND BLANC TWP. — The Grand Blanc Women’s Club, will feature a performance on Dec.11, by artist T. J. Craven “Our Teenage Singing Sensation” who will sing a medley of songs. He will have three different CD’s for sale at $5 a piece. Luncheon is served 12:30 p.m. at the Flint Elks Club 7177 E. Maple […]

Hot Tickets



Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint will feature Country Night at The Machine Shop with Jerrod Nieman and special guests Stone Cold and Matt Austin, on Dec. 6. Tickets are $25 in advance. Tantric will perform Dec. 7 as part of a special Banana 101.5 low dough concert. Special […]

Lady Cavs bounce Bobcats in opener




GRAND BLANC — Carman- Ainsworth roared out of the starting gate to open its girls’ basketball season Tuesday night, beating Grand Blanc, 51-37, in a non-league contest at Grand Blanc High. Angel Proby poured in 18 points, and eight other Cavaliers broke into the scoring column as Carman-Ainsworth snapped a four-year losing streak to the Bobcats. The Cavs started slow, […]

Raiders lose pair on the road



LAPEER — The Flushing/Carman- Ainsworth hockey co-op traveled east of Genesee County on Saturday night to the Polar Palace in Lapeer to take on the Alliance, a co-op squad comprised of LakeVille, North Branch, Dryden and Goodrich, suffering another tough loss, 11-3. All three of Flushing/Carman- Ainsworth’s goal came in the second period and all were converted by Joe Montpas. […]

Boys Basketball Preview



Carman-Ainsworth Coach: Jay Witham Years coaching: 1st with varsity, 8 with JV, 3 with freshman Last year’s record: 16-5 overall, 10-0 Saginaw Valley League-South Losses to graduation: Denzell Watts, Jaylen Randle, Justin Person Key Players: Brennan Gleason, Justice Green, Cameron Morse, Malik Seales, Darryl Johnson, DeMarion Allen Season Overview: Having graduated from Carman-Ainsworth in 1993 prior to coaching various levels […]