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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Flint Festival of Quilts is coming

FLINT — The Flint Festival of Quilts is slated to happen Sept.13 through Sept. 15 and already the fever is running high. “This year we expect the excitement to reach epidemic proportions,” says Greg Fiedler, President and CEO of the Greater Flint Arts Council. “We’ve been getting calls since April asking about our Festival of Quilts and the inquiries and […]

Pre-diabetes program offered

FLINT — McLaren’s Diabetes Education Program is offering “Controlling Your Blood Sugars and Weight,” a comprehensive program for anyone who is at risk for, or has been diagnosed with, pre-diabetes (when blood glucose levels are higher than normal but not yet high enough to be diagnosed as diabetes). The program includes five, onehour sessions that cover various topics. Specific program […]


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Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Uncle Kracker tonight (Sept. 13). Tickets are $25 in advance. hed P.E. and Soil will perform Sept. 14, with special guests Nothing, Sick Frown and Mic Lordz & Sauce Funky. Tickets are $18 in advance. Indi-Grace will present Parabelle, featuring Kevin […]

In brief

Kidney cancer support group is back FLINT — The next meeting of the Kidney Cancer Educational Support Group will be Sept. 12 from 1:30-3:30 p.m. at Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington Ave. Flint. (off Robert T. Longway Blvd.-Between I-475 & Dort Hwy.) Featured Speaker: Shahin Ip, program manager of Gilda’s club of Metro Detroit. Topic: “Services Available at Gilda’s […]

Local artist to display watercolors

SWARTZ CREEK — Swartz Creek resident Alicia Marsland will be exhibiting her watercolor paintings at the Swartz Creek Art Gallery, Sept. 22-29. Further, a reception will be held on Sept. 23 from 12-4 p.m. where people can meet and talk with Marsland as well as enjoy some snacks, punch and coffee. At the art exhibit, over 30 original paintings will […]