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Guilfoyle to join Treasury’s Administrative Team Jan. 22 LANSING — State Treasurer Rachael Eubanks announced the selection of Dr. Jeff Guilfoyle as Chief Deputy Treasurer, effective Jan. 22. Guilfoyle will join Treasury’s leadership team with a broad range of responsibilities, including providing expertise on state and local tax policy in Michigan, overseeing department operations and acting on behalf of the […]

Gift of Life Michigan has record year saving and improving lives

ANN ARBOR — Gift of Life Michigan helped a record 338 patients become organ donors last year, leading to life-saving organ transplants for well over 1,000 people, the first time the state has exceeded that mark. Gift of Life also made it possible for 1,384 people to donate tissue in 2018, another record. The tissue will help patients suffering from […]

Sloan Museum presents Rainforest Adventure Maze exhibit at Courtland Center Mall

BURTON — Sloan Museum will continue presenting hands-on traveling exhibits at Courtland Center Mall while closed for renovation in the Flint Cultural Center. Rainforest Adventure Maze opens at Courtland Center Mall January 19, sponsored by Genisys Credit Union and Moby Dick Pet Store. Admission will be free for Genesee County residents. “After the great success of our dinosaur exhibit, we […]

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A Whaley bowling fundraiser FLINT — Whaley Children’s Center will host a bowling fundraiser event Jan. 18 from 6 – 9 p.m.at B’s Bowling Center, 750 S. Center Road. If you want to have fun while helping a great cause join them for a night of bowling to benefit the kiddos at Whaley Children’s Center. Tickets are $20 per person […]

Passenger vehicle, semi involved in crash



FLINT TWP. — Traffic on I-75 was delayed during morning rush hour, Jan. 8, following a crash involving a semi-truck and a passenger vehicle. The accident happened at about 4:30 a.m. on southbound I-75 at Bristol Road. One of the vehicles involved was a semi-truck pulling a trailer, said Lt. Brad Wangler, in a statement released last week. Initial investigation […]

Chrome and Ice indoor carshow comes to town

BURTON — The hopeless ones talk about their condition like an incurable illness. They say they “caught the bug” when they were young, or “got bitten by it” later on in life. For Tom Fahoome, it started with Corvettes. Self-admittedly, he was already pretty far gone, but his condition worsened, solidified when he saw a 1962 Corvette and knew it […]

Cavaliers continue hardwood dominance



FLINT TWP. – The Carman-Ainsworth boys’ basketball team won its third-straight game Tuesday night, destroying Heritage 75-54. The Cavaliers have been playing with purpose after losing only its second game of the season on Dec. 27, outscoring opponents 193-123 during the win streak. The Cavs jumped out to a 14-13 lead after the first quarter Tuesday and were able to […]

Cavaliers overtake Detroit Country Day for win



BEVERLY HILLS – The Carman-Ainsworth girls’ basketball team faced a determined Detroit Country Day at Country Day Tuesday, pulling out the 65-60 win. Heading into the game, the Cavaliers were 8-3 overall. Carman-Ainsworth led by one point, 13-12, after the opening stanza and poured in 21 points in the second quarter to the Yellowjackets’ nine. A near-even third showed Carman-Ainsworth […]

Cavaliers compete in Clash of Champions



WARREN – The Carman- Ainsworth wrestling team finished 16th with a team-total 51 in the Clash of Champions at Warren Woods-Tower Saturday. Holt secured first with a 289.5, Warren Woods-Tower was second with 262.5 and Cedar Springs third with 202. Despite the low finish, the Cavs had multiple wrestlers finish within the top-eight of their respective weight classes. At 171 […]

Cavaliers swim falls at dual meet



GRAND BLANC – The Carman- Ainsworth swim team fell to Grand Blanc, 106-39, and Lapeer, 111-51, in a dual meet held at Grand Blanc on Friday. Nathan Ratynski, Cameron Koegel, Aaron Cadarette and Brian Reece took fifth in 2:05.92 in the 200-medley relay. Hannah Kirby was seventh in the 200 freestyle, finishing in 2:55.5. Koegel took fifth in the 200 […]