SATURDAY, FEB. 19 Young directors workshop, 10-3 p.m., for high school students at the Bay City Players, 1214 Columbus Ave., Bay City. Lunch and materials provided. Registration fee is $10 or $15 at the door. Registration deadline is Feb. 14. Details: 989-893-5555 or www.baycityplayers.com. SUNDAY, FEB. 20 The Good Negro written by Tracey Scott Wilson at 6 p.m. at the […]

Four Cavaliers sign to play college football

FLINT TWP. — A football program noted for sending players to the next level is graduating at least four more into the college ranks this year. Carman-Ainsworth seniors Chad Coleman, Chris McKay, Dominique Harris and James Madison signed letters-of-intent this month, and three more Cavaliers could be signing soon, coach Nate Williams said. A mock signing took place yesterday at […]

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FD asks residents to clean snow off hydrants FLINT TWP. — Fire Chief John Ringwelski is asking residents to help the fire department remove snow from fire dydrants in the township. If someone has a fire hydrant in their yard or business, Ringwelski is asking the homeowner or business owner to clean it off. If the resident or business owner […]


EVERY 3RD FRIDAY Euchre tournament hosted by the Swartz Creek Knights of Columbus at St. Mary’s Church Hall, 4413 Morrish Rd., Swartz Creek. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and play begins at 7 p.m. Cost is $5. Details: 810-635-3684. SATURDAY, FEB. 19, MARCH 12 Euchre fundraiser for Renegades travel baseball team at Madden’s Lounge, 809 North State Rd., Davison. Sign-up […]

Tragedy takes the wind out of Flushing’s sails

DURAND — Having to do anything with high intensity the day you say goodbye to a friend is daunting for most adults, let alone high school kids. The Flushing/Carman-Ainsworth hockey team played with a very heavy heart at the Durand invitational last Friday and Saturday after attending the funeral of a favored student-athlete who had passed away unexpectedly. “We had […]

HealthPlus raises $3,863.33 for American Heart Association

FLINT TWP. — In honor of February being Go Red month for the American Heart Association (AHA), HealthPlus of Michigan employees raised $2,876.33 for the organization through one-week of fundraising efforts. This year marks the third year that HealthPlus has been involved with the Go Red campaign, but the company has been supporting the AHA for more than 30 years […]


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. WEDNESDAYS Word of […]

Cavaliers finish second at league meet

DAVISON — The host Cardinals won the Big Nine tournament for the 13th straight time last Friday, as they easily outdistanced second place Carman-Ainsowrth. Powers Catholic finished in third place, while the Flushing Raiders took fourth. Davison won 11 of the 14 weight classes with the Cavaliers winning titles in the other three. Carman’s Jake Weissend won the 140 lb. […]

Students eligible for WFBA scholarship

FLINT TWP. — Flint-area students have until March 1 to apply for one of three $2,500 scholarships being offered by the West Flint Business Association. The annual awards specify three categories: High School Community Service, Adult Learners and the GASC Technology Center. The High School Community Service Scholarship targets high school seniors who are college bound. The award will recognize […]


THROUGH MARCH 5 Out of this World exhibit at the Flint Children’s Museum, 1602 W. University Ave. Cost is $4. Details: 810-797-5437.