Animal Control, police search animal rescue

SWARTZ CREEK — The Genesee County Animal Control was assisted by Clayton Township Police in executing a search warrant at the facilities of PAWS Rescue, a rescue operation for dogs and cats in Clayton Township, whereby a county veterinarian examined all the animals at the location. Clayton Township Police Chief Michael Powers said it was his understanding all the animals […]

Cavs zap Inkster for third win of season

FLINT TWP. — Big plays again played a big part in a Carman- Ainsworth football victory last Friday, as the Cavaliers struck for three longrange touchdowns in a weather-shortened, 37-0 rout of Inkster at home. Malik Seales ran 60 yards on the first play from scrimmage for one score, Jevontae Alexander caught a 43-yard pass from Connor Storms for another […]

In brief

Twp. hall open late Friday to collect tax payments FLINT TWP. — Normally closed on Fridays, the Flint Township Treasurer’s Office at the township hall will be open on Sept. 14 from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. to facilitate on-time payments of property taxes. After 5:30 p.m., payments can still be made in a designated drop box until midnight. Payments […]

Cavaliers knot up the competition

BATTLE CREEK — The Carman- Ainsworth volleyball team found a loaded field last Saturday at the Cereal City Invite at Pennfield High School, tying with Saginaw Heritage, 21-25, 26- 24, then tied with Shelby, 16-25, 25-16, lost to Coldwater, 10-25, 26-27, lost to Union City, 27-25, 21-25, 9-15, then tied with Heritage, 21-15, 26-24. Alexus Colby had 15 points and […]

GCHD issues warning to AIDS patient’s uniformed partners

GENESEE COUNTY — The Genesee County Health Department has been working with the Genesee County Sheriffs Department and the Genesee County Prosecutors Office, investigating claims that an HIV-positive man did not reveal his HIV status with a sexual partner as required by Michigan law. Police say the suspect, Johnnie Peters, 44, from Flint, made statements that suggested he has had […]

Cavs drop soccer opener

FLINT TWP. — Carman- Ainsworth got its first taste of Saginaw Valley League soccer on Sept. 5 and came away with a sour, 8-0 loss to Midland on its home field. The visiting Chemics scored five goals in the first half and ended the game via the eight-goal mercy rule with three more in the second half. Midland is 6-0 […]

Voter registration drive coming to universities

GENESEE COUNTY — Secretary of State Ruth Johnson has announced the Secretary of State’s Mobile Office will stop at several mid-Michigan universities next week to offer voter registration and other services to students, staff and area residents. The stop is part of the 2012 “ExpressSOS” Voter Registration Drive, which includes visits to more than 20 universities, colleges and community centers. […]

Sports Shorts

Sportsman Spectacular on the slate GRAND BLANC — The Grand Blanc Ducks Unlimited Chapter will host a Sportsman Spectactular October 4 at Warwick Hills Golf and Country Club. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and dinner is at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $65 in advance, $75 at the door and Includes dinner, live auction, silent auction, and raffles. Tables seating eight […]

At Mid-Michigan Dental education is a mission

FLINT — The mission of Dr. Terry A. Potter D.D.S., owner of Mid-Michigan Dental Group, along with his dental team is clearly visible upon entering into his state ofthe art dental office. Patients are always welcome with a smile and the dental team is ready to provide patient education and assistance wherever needed. Dr. Potter and his team educate patients […]

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