Grand opening event planned for Foxy’s

MUNDY TWP. — Foxy’s Pole Studio is having a Red Carpet Grand Opening event on June 3. From 5-7 p.m appetizers will be served and a general introduction to the modern fitness studio will be open to all. Between 7-9 p.m. there will be performances by special guests including a belly dancer to the stars and a fire dancer. Owner […]


CARDS AND GAMESEVERY 3RD FRIDAYEuchre tournament hosted by the Swartz Creek Knights ofColumbus at St. Mary’s Church Hall, 4413 Morrish Rd.,Swartz Creek. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and playbegins at 7 p.m. Cost is $5. Details: 810-635-3684.CHURCHTUESDAYSKnit/Crochet Out of Love (KOOL) ministry meeting from6:30-8:30 p.m. in room 219 of Grand Blanc Faith LutheranChurch. Details: Judy Caruso at 810-424-1566.Revolution, Teen Word […]

Business Briefs

Gas prices expected to rise GENESEE COUNTY — Motorists should be aware of the likelihood of rising gas prices through the weekend in Michigan. “I expect stations to increase prices to $3.89- $4.15 by weekend with a majority of stations starting to raise prices as early as tomorrow morning,” said Patrick DeHaan, GasBuddy.com Senior Petroleum Analyst. DeHaan tweeted a price […]

Cavs’ track has decent showing at regionals

FLINT— The Carman-Ainsworth boys’ and girls’ track teams competed in the post-season regionals last Friday at Flint Northwestern’s Guy V. Houston Stadium. The boys’ squad finished in sixth place with a score of 58. Robert Young led the way for the boys, as he won the 110 hurdles with a time of 13.86. He also won the 300 hurdles at […]

Mott students get Michigan Campus Compact Award

FLINT — Two students from Mott Community College were awarded for their dedication and commitment to community service during the Michigan Campus Compact 15th annual Outstanding Student Service Awards Celebration held recently at the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center in East Lansing. Each year, Michigan Campus Compact awards students from member colleges and universities across the state for their outstanding […]

Lady Cavaliers ousted from regional

MIDLAND – They knew the competition would be stiff, but this was ridiculous. The Carman-Ainsworth girls’ tennis team could only watch from the sidelines as Midland Dow defended its regional title last Thursday, earning 30 points and placing first at the Div. 1 regional hosted by Saginaw Heritage. The event was moved indoors to the Midland Tennis Center because of […]

Genesys helps with Leave a Legacy plan

GENESEE COUNTY — Gov. Rick Snyder has declared May “Leave a Legacy Month.” During this month — and throughout the year — the Planned Giving Roundtable of Southeast Michigan assists individuals interested in learning about leaving a legacy. Here are a few facts about donations to charities: Did you know …  individuals can help their favorite charity without having […]

Sports Shorts

Phantoms fall in championship game DETROIT — The Greater Flint Hockey Association ’98 Flint Phantoms Bantam A ice hockey team posed after the championship game in the End of School Classic tournament in Detroit recently. The team fought past a field including Kensington Valley Rebels, Trenton Trojans, Sylvania Ohio Leafs, BelleTire Dearborn to make it through the semifinals, and championship […]

Reform plan may target elimination of manufacturing tax credits

WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Co-chair of the Senate Manufacturing Caucus, along with 10 of her colleagues recently urged Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner to support business tax reforms that strengthen American manufacturing and job creation. Stabenow and her colleagues sent a letter to Geithner as reports have surfaced suggesting the Administration may unveil a plan to overhaul America’s […]

MHSAA approves policies

Sports VIEW

EAST LANSING — Approving a variety of regulations and sports activities policies were among the actions taken by the Representative Council of the Michigan High School Athletic Association during its annual Spring Meeting, May 1-2, in Bellaire. In action regarding MHSAA Handbook matters, the Council strengthened the regulation which requires a coach or player to miss the next day of […]