TUESDAYS Knit/Crochet Out of Love (KOOL) ministry meeting from 6:30- 8:30 p.m. in room 219 of Grand Blanc Faith Lutheran Church. Details: Judy Caruso at 810-424-1566. Revolution,Teen Word of Life Clubs at the First Baptist Church of Grand Blanc, 6106 S. Saginaw Rd., from 6-7:30 p.m. Junior and senior high school students are welcome. Details/registration: 810-694-9136 or 810-241-5258. WEDNESDAYS Awana […]


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 […]


WEDNESDAYS AND SUNDAYS Angel food orders taken at Covenant Word of Life Church, 5058 Lapeer Rd., Burton, at 6 p.m. Wednesdays and 12:30 p.m. Sundays. Details: www.cwolchurch.com, Kim Rodden at 810- 280-0438 or krodden@kettering.edu or Phyllis Cook at 810- 715-3857. Angel Food Ministries orders taken at Goodrich United Methodist Church, 8071 S. State Rd., Goodrich, from 5-6 p.m. Wednesdays and […]

Bishop Airport to see carrier change with purchase of AirTran by Southwest Airlines

FLINT TWP. — Southwest Airlines announced Sept. 27 that it will purchase AirTran Airways for approximately $1.4 billion. The purchase means carrier changes at Bishop International Airport where AirTran is the major airline, flying four times daily between Flint and Atlanta, its hub, as well as other destination locations around the country. In a press release on Southwest Airlines’s website, […]

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 […]


MONDAYS Greater Davison Area Toastmasters Club meetings at 7 p.m. at St. Andrew’ s Presbyterian Church on Davison Road. Details: Ryan Edwards, 810-653-0723 or Neicy Kowalczyk‚ (810) 877- 8474. Sweet Adelines rehearsals from 7-10 p.m. at the Davison Senior Center, 10135 Lapeer Rd., Davison. Details: 810-742-0977 or www.songofthelakes.webs.com. SECOND MONDAY Thumb Area Chapter of Compassionate Friends meets at 7 p.m. […]

Goodrich High will be site of hazardous waste collection

GOODRICH — Goodrich High School is set to host a drop-off site for Household Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste Collection Day this Saturday. The event, which is held every May and October in Genesee County, will have volunteers located at the high school, 8029 S. Gale Rd., from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. to help people unload both their household hazardous […]

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 […]


WEDNESDAYS Duffy Connolly every Wednesday night at The Outer Limits, 8095 N. State Rd., Davison. SATURDAY, OCT. 9 Lighthouse 3 at the Thumb Dance Club at the Sandusky Maple Valley School from 7-11 p.m. Bring finger foods and friends. Details: Marvin, 810-531-3034 or Leola, 810-657- 9349. SATURDAY, OCT. 23 Lighthouse 3 at the Thumb Dance Club at the Sandusky Maple […]