Film Clips

(M.P. — Michael Phillips; G.W. — Glenn Whipp; K.T. — Kenneth Turan; R.M. — Roger Moore; S.L. — Sheri Linden) Alpha and Omega In this animated kiddie movie, sometimes the wolves look like wolves and sometimes they look like humans. It’s the story of the emerging love between Humphrey (voiced by Justin Long), a goofball omega wolf, and Kate (Hayden […]

New Century Chorale prepares for first concert

GRAND BLANC — New Century Chorale is back in rehearsal for its 2010-2011 season, and preparing for its first concert. “A Harvest of Song,” which is always designed to celebrate life in America, also recognizes a fellow, nonprofit organization. In the past, the concert has been dedicated to the work of Carriage Town Ministries, Avalon Hospice, Genesee County Habitat for […]

Late rally falls short this time for Cavs

FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth’s football team nearly pulled off a late rally for the second week in a row last Friday. If only the Cavaliers could have gotten their hands on the ball the last five minutes, they might have done just that. Carman pulled within 18-16 of Davison with 4:56 to go in their Big Nine Conference football game […]

Cavaliers defeat rival Chargers, prepare for Cardinals

FLINT — Carman-Ainsworth’s volleyball team started the season slow with a 0-7-1 record. A combination of players building chemistry and tough competition led to the slow start. Coach Barb Hurand was excited to see how her team would respond once the chemistry was built and her players believed in each other. Since the beginning of September, the team has come […]

Sports Shorts

Hunter safety on the offering slate FLINT TWP. — Sponsored by the DNRE and Carman-Ainsworth Community Education, the free course on Oct. 11, 13, and 16 from 6-9:30 p.m. includes hunting laws, ethics and hunter responsibilities, first aid, bow and arrow and gun hunting safety, survival and range work. Students must be 12 years old or older to take this […]

Perani Arena gets upgraded

FLINT — Originally built in 1969 and named the IMA Sports Center, Perani Arena has been home to numerous professional sports franchises over the past 41 years, including hockey teams like the Flint Generals (1969-2009), the Flint Spirits (1985-90) and the Flint Bulldogs (1991-93). Now that the North American Hockey League’s Michigan Warriors have taken up residence, new owner/operators Firland […]

Carman-Ainsworth keeps battling

FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth soccer coach Jay Witham knew going into the Cavaliers’ game with Big Nine foe Davison last Wednesday that his team was going to be in for a challenge. He was right as the teams battled to a 1-1 draw. Davison scored 16 minutes into the first half as the Cavaliers’ defense made a poor clearing attempt […]


Golf The Lady Cavaliers totaled 495 strokes to finish fourth in the Big Nine Conference postseason tournament Monday at Flint Golf Club. Meghan Borgerding shot 107, Danielle Sims 125, Selena Johnson 126 and Tanara Crawford 137. — D.N. Tennis Carman-Ainsworth 2, Lapeer East 6 No. 1 Singles Erik Skaff (CA) def. by Henry Peabody 2-6, 7-6, 7-6 No. 2 Singles […]

Lady Cavaliers fourth at County swim meet

FENTON — Over the weekend the Carman-Ainsworth/Flushing varsity swim and dive team competed at the Genesee County meet, finishing fourth in the 10-team field with a score of 177.5. Taking the event’s top spot was Grand Blanc at 670, coming in second with 403 points was Fenton, and placing third with a mark of 197 was Holly. Next came the […]

Ryder Cup preview

Fat Guy’s Corner

The 38th Ryder Cup will start at the Celtic Manor Twenty Ten Course. Yes, there will be actionpacked golf on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday between the USA and European golfers. I want to give you some information on some of the golfers participating this weekend. One statistic that stuck in my mind right away was the fact Hunter Mahan is […]