Pushing buttons

Help, the numbers on my remote have been rubbed off from overuse! For sports lovers like me, this past weekend had way too many offerings. March Madness, of course, plus the high school girls’ state semifinals and finals on Friday and Saturday night, the BNP Paribas tournament—that’s a huge tennis tournament for those scratching their heads—and of course the whole […]


All-Big Nine BASKETBALL – Boys First Team Denzel Watts, Carman-Ainsworth Cameron Morse, Carman- Ainsworth Jaylen Randle, Carman- Ainsowrth Lance Arnold, Davison J.C. Carrizales, Davison Quinn Langston-McNeal, Powers Michael Wilson, Powers Honorable Mention Flushing: Matt Launstein, Chris Tripett; Davison: Jacob Moreno; Powers: Eric Thompson, Danny Meissner Big Nine Coach of the Year — Bob Root, Carman-Ainsworth All-Big Nine BASKETBALL – Girls […]

Campground host positions offer unique summer job opps

LAPEER COUNTY — Summer job opportunities are expected to be few and far between again because of the struggling economy. Yet, if you prefer the outdoors, and especially camping, the state offers a unique opportunity to get free camping while helping the public through its Volunteer Campground Host Program. Campground host opportunities are available at state parks and at state […]

Auto Insider Newsbriefs

NASCAR Version of Dodge Charger Makes Its Debut Fans asked for it. NASCAR agreed. SRT Motorsports and Dodge delivered. At Las Vegas Motor Speedway last week, in front of the people who asked for the change – the fans – SRT Motorsports unveiled the 2013 Dodge Charger that will compete in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series next season. Just as […]