In brief

Comedy and cooking event coming March 14 GRAND BLANC — Women2Women Michigan presents Cooking & Comedy, an evening of wine and food sponsored by Luca’s Chophouse, 12793 S. Saginaw St., March 14 with a strolling fashion show sponsored by Maynard’s Fashions, Financial Plus Federal Credit Union and Mirror Image Consignments. The event is from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at the Flint Institute […]

Four charged in gas station shooting of Grand Blanc woman

  FLINT TWP. — With her dying breath, Leslie Mills, 55, of Grand Blanc, told authorities a man and woman fatally shot her Sunday night at the Mobile One Stop gas station on Corunna Road, Genesee County Prosecutor David Leyton said at a press conference Wednesday afternoon.   Leyton charged four people — a Davison woman and three men from […]

Five things about me you probably didn’t want to know

Writing a weekly column isn’t always easy. I’ve spent many a late night staring at the computer screen waiting for the words to materialize before me. Sometimes they never do until I’ve racked my brain for hours, with nothing to show but a list of scratched off ideas. Sitting in that same spot this week, pondering what to write, I […]

Yoga class proves helpful in de-stressing CAHS students

FLINT TWP. — While fellow students were sharpening No.. 2 pencils and reviewing practice exams to prepare for MME/ACT testing this week, one group of Carman-Ainsworth students added an extra tool to their test-taking arsenal. Yoga! The Friday after-school Yoga Club have been meeting since the beginning of the year, but instructor, Carrie Mattern, a CAHS English teacher and yoga […]

In brief

Genesee Health Plan accepting nominations for ‘Health Care Hall of Fame’ FLINT — The Genesee Health Plan is accepting nominations for its inaugural “Health Care Hall of Fame” awards, which will honor local citizens and organizations who are making the greatest positive impact on promoting quality, affordable and accessible health care. “There are a lot of people throughout Genesee County […]

Hot Tickets

Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Burn Halo with special guests 2 Heded Chan, The Mud Suns and Dirty Whiskey, March 9. This is a low dough show. Lifted will hold its final show March 10 with special guests Amplaphi and Myths and Legends at 8 p.m. […]



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Cavaliers advance to district semifinals

FLUSHING — The Carman- Ainsworth boys’ basketball team entered district play with confidence, but knowing it had a tough road to a title with Saginaw and Saginaw Arthur Hill waiting in the wings. The Cavaliers took the first step down that road with a 56-40 victory over Owosso in the district opener on Monday. The Cavs were ready from the […]