Carman-Ainsworth BOE sets meeting schedule

FLINT TWP. — The Carman-AInsworth Board of Education has set its school board meeting schedule for the 2010-2011 school year. The board will meet Aug. 17, Sept. 7 and 21, Oct. 5 and 19, Nov. 9, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Feb. 1 and 15, March 1 and 15, April 12, May 3 and 17, June 7 and 21. All meetings […]

Cosey earns MVP honors in Bruin Club All-Star game

FLINT — Recent Carman-Ainsworth graduate Glenn Cosey put on a show at the annual Mott Bruin Classic over the summer. The All-Star event features some of the best basketball players from around the area and this year pitted the City All-Stars (Gold team) against the Suburban All-Stars (Black team). Cosey was on fire all night long as he racked up […]

Carman-Ainsworth extends contracts to three teachers

FLINT TWP. — Three new teachers were hired Aug. 3 during Carman-Ainsworth’s Board of Education meeting. Recommended by Supt. Bill Haley, the board unanimously extended contracts to Brian Klein, an industrial arts teacher, Michelle Kolar, a special education teacher for the high school, and Jennifer Moul, also a special education teacher. Kolar, who was present at the board meeting, was […]

Human resources, law seminar

FLINT TWP. — Individuals interested in human resources and the law can attend a seminar on the topics from 9-11 a.m. Aug. 10 at Financial Plus Federal Credit Union, 3381 Van Slyke Rd. Presented by Vanessa G. Nelson, president of Expert Human Resources Consultants, the seminar covers topics such as avoiding lawsuits via hiring and termination processes, understanding and applying […]

Summer sports camps

FLINT — Randels Elementary will host its last two summer sports camps in the next two weeks. Soccer camp runs Aug. 9-12 with kids in grades K-2 on the field from 4-5 pm., kids in grades 3-4 participating from 5-6 p.m. and kids in grades 5-6 from 6-7 p.m. Flag football hits the gridrion Aug. 16-19 at the following times: […]

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View Newspapers launches two new publications Aug. 5

GENESEE COUNTY — View Newspapers will publish weekly newspapers in Swartz Creek and Flint Township beginning Aug. 5. Publishing on Thursdays, the two newspapers bring the total of View products in Genesee County to five — with a combined weekly circulation reaching more than 70,000 homes. The View Newspaper Group currently consists of 14 publications: Lapeer Area View, Grand Blanc […]

Free bowling for seniors

GENESEE COUNTY — Club 55 announces free bowling for all seniors Aug. 9-12 at several area bowling centers. Aimed to help local seniors exercise and socialize, the free bowling event runs from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and grandkids can bowl free as well. Area bowling centers participating are: AMF Town & Country Lanes, 3282 Miller Rd., Flint Twp.; Rollaway Lanes, 317 […]

Youth Football and Cheerleading

FLINT — The Carman-Ainsworth Youth Football and Cheerleading League is about to begin its season. First practices are Monday, Aug. 16 at 5:30 p.m. at Carman-Ainsworth Middle School. The season starts Sept. 11 and runs through Oct. 23. The complete season schedule will be available two days before the first games in September through the Mid- Michigan Rural Football League. […]

Community banding together to help baby Madison

FLINT TWP. — Sometimes it takes a whole community to find a cure. That is the hope for the family of one-year-old Madison Lasley, who was diagnosed July 1 with Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia (JMML). Lasley and her parents, Becky and Joe Lasley of Flint Twp., are preparing for a bone marrow transplant by October in hopes of curing the rare […]

Swartz Creek Center Stage celebrates 30 years

Cast to perform Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

SWARTZ CREEK — For three decades, audiences across Genesee County and neighboring counties have been entertained by the Swartz Creek Center Stage and its myriad of productions. In celebration of its 30th anniversary, the Center Stage presents the wellknown and beloved musical, Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, Joseph and The Amazing […]