C-A Baker Career Academy invites 8th- to 10th-graders to open house

FLINT TWP. — Genesee County students in grades 8-10 and their parents are invited to the spring informational open house for the Carman-Ainsworth (C-A) Baker Career Academy, 5:30-7 p.m., Thursday, May 4. It is located in a newly renovated stand-alone building on Baker College’s Flint campus at 1122 W. Bristol Road. The Academy offers free college courses to qualified high […]

Financial Plus Credit Union once again a top performer

FLINT — Financial Plus Credit Union proudly announces it is once again a top performer, earning a coveted 5-star rating from BauerFinancial, the Nation’s Premier Bank and Credit Union Rating Firm. A five-star rating indicates that this institution excels in areas of capital adequacy, profitability, asset quality, and much more. Financial Plus Credit Union has earned a Recommended Rating (5-Star […]

In brief

MSF approves business expansions, community revitalization projects LANSING — A wide range of projects including business expansions and community revitalization projects around the state, additional funding for the American Center for Mobility, and support for entrepreneurship received Michigan Strategic Fund approval today, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation announced. The projects are expected to generate a total capital investment of nearly […]

Fire department restocked on free smoke alarms

FLINT TWP. — A free smoke alarm is available to anyone who requests one, said Assistant Fire Chief Mike Burkley. That is due to a partnership formed a few years ago with the American Red Cross’ Home Fire Campaign, which aims to reduce the number of fire-related deaths and injuries by 25 percent by 2020. The Red Cross is among […]

Cavaliers’ boys compete in pair of Saginaw Valley golf jamborees

DAVISON — The Cavaliers’ boys’ golf team competed in the second Saginaw Valley League Jamboree on Monday, placing seventh overall with a 390. The match, held at the Davison Country Club, was plagued with rainsoaked fairways and greens, making play difficult throughout the day. Flint Powers Catholic placed first with a 302, Midland was second with a 336 and Lapeer […]

Softball team rained out

FLINT TWP. — The Cavaliers’ twin bill at Midland Dow on Monday was postponed due to rain. Carman- Ainsworth hosted Flint Southwestern on Wednesday, following press deadlines, and welcomes Saginaw today. – B.P.

It’s time for the Derby!

Fat Guy Corner

The 143rd running of the Kentucky Derby is Saturday on NBC with the post time roughly around 6:34 p.m. The Fat Guy, for those of you who don’t know, loves his horse racing. I have correctly picked the last three Kentucky Derby winners. When thinking back in 2014 it was California Chrome and in 2015 it was American Pharoah. Pharoah […]


BASEBALL The Cavaliers were scheduled to face Dow on Monday. The game was canceled due to weather. Last Thursday’s game against Arthur Hill was canceled and rescheduled for Tuesday. Carman- Ainsworth traveled to Saginaw following press deadlines on Wednesday. The Cavaliers host Flushing at home on Friday. – K.R. LACROSSE GIRLS Carman-Ainsworth/Davison traveled to Midland Dow last Thursday and came […]


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Chevrolet is commemorating the 65th anniversary of the Corvette with a new Corvette Carbon 65 Edition offered on 2018 Grand Sport 3LT and Z06 3LZ models. Limited to only 650 numbered vehicles globally, the distinctive Carbon 65 blends visible carbon-fiber exterior elements — notably, a new carbon-fiber rear spoiler and quarter ducts — with a new Ceramic Matrix Gray exterior […]