Baker enrolling students for winter quarter

FLINT TWP. — Baker College of Flint is enrolling students for winter 2011 quarter. Classes begin Jan. 10, with registration continuing through the first week of the quarter. “As a career college, Baker College of Flint offers students a wide variety of programs in the high demand fields important for rebuilding Michigan’s economy,” said Julianne T. Princinsky, Ed.D., Baker College […]

Holiday events

Carols & Bells Concert FLINT TWP. — Central Church of the Nazarene invites the community to attend the Christmas @ Central special musical concert, Carols & Bells, 6 p.m. Dec. 12 at the church, 1261 W. Bristol Rd. This holiday concert of traditional Christmas music is presented by the Concert Choir and Orchestra with the support of the Central Church’s […]

Art Gallery plans opening for Dec. 4

BY NATALIE BLYTHE 810-452-2652 • NBLYTHE@MIHOMEPAPER.COM SWARTZ CREEK — The Swartz Creek Area Art Guild announces the opening of its new Art Gallery/Teaching Studio this weekend. The gallery, located at 8048 Miller Rd., will be open noon-7 p.m. Dec. 4. The Guild currently is developing art classes for January 2011 and will soon publish the schedule. The community is invited […]

FYT’s production takes inspiration from The Waltons

FLINT — Flint Youth Theatre’s production of The Homecoming tells the heartwarming story of a memorable Christmas Eve for the Spencer family which was the inspiration for television’s The Waltons. The time is a Christmas Eve during the Great Depression and the large Spencer family, living at the foot of a Virginia mountain, is struggling just to survive. With his […]


Lady Cavaliers split first two games

LAPEER — Two games into the 2010-11 girls’ basketball season, Carman- Ainsworth is already one-third of the way toward last year’s victory total. The Lady Cavaliers got off to a great start Monday night with a 60-52 victory at Lapeer West. They came back less than 24 hours later on Tuesday night and battled Grand Blanc to the end before […]

Township open doors to residents’ suggestion over budget at meeting

FLINT TWP. — As a way to get residents’ input over the township’s budget, Flint Township held a Town Hall Meeting 6 p.m. Nov. 29 for all residents in the community. Supervisor Karyn Miller began the meeting by touching on a few highlights in the township, including the new garbage contract with Richfield Management, the Genesee Valley Trail project, new […]

Cavs look to take next step in year two under Weissend

FLINT TWP. — Tom Weissend returns for his second season at the helm of the Carman-Ainsworth wrestling team and has been with the program for the last nine seasons. The Cavaliers had a very respectable 19-14 overall record last season and lose only one wrestler from the lineup. Trey Cross, who was a first year wrestler last season, is the […]

Carman-Ainsworth presents 3rd annual Winter Fest

FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth Community Schools celebrates the Season of Giving with its 3rd Annual Winter Fest 4-7 p.m. Dec. 11 in the cafeteria of Carman-Ainsworth High School, G-1300 N. Linden Rd. The annual event features holiday music provided by the district’s own musical talents, such as the Carman- Ainsworth Orchestra, and The Salvation Army. Other highlights of Winter Fest […]

Sports Shorts

Skaff to swim for awareness FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth senior swimmer Erick Skaff will take to the pool Thursday, Dec. 30 at 1 p.m. to raise funds for water.org that helps provide clean water for people across the globe. Skaff has set a goal to swim 10 miles 17,600 yards or 704 laps in the Carman-Ainsworth pool. The public is […]