Fire displaces families


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Township board OKs entry level police officer

FLINT TWP. — Michael David Schuyler is on track to become the township’s newest police officer. A conditional officer of employment to Schuyler was approved Monday night by the township board, to fill a budgeted opening created in October by the termination of officer Matthew Needham for violation of work rules. Police Chief George Sippert, in keeping with concerns raised […]


2013 Township Road Improvements approved

FLINT TWP. — A traffic signal improvement at Dutcher and Lennon roads and widening and resurfacing work on Dye Road between Court Street and Calkins road are among about $370,000 proposed road improvement projects for 2013, approved by the township board of trustees at its Monday night meeting. Supervisor Karyn Miller said recommendations for this year’s projects came from the […]


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The ingredients for a successful country song

I grew up on rock-n-roll. Despite my parents’ best attempts at filling our house with Big Band music, swing and a little Lawrence Welk on Sunday nights, I eventually got my hands on rock music and loved it. Early on for me it was Ted Nugent, AC/DC, KISS, Led Zepplin and the Rolling Stones. I’ll admit, I was a little […]

Lady Cavs fall to high-flying Cards

DAVISON — Carman-Ainsworth ran into the toughest girls’ basketball team in the Saginaw Valley League-South Division on Tuesday night and suffered a not-too-surprising 61-33 defeat. Davison’s Cardinals improved to 5-0 in the league and have an average victory margin of 31 points in those games. Kinterra Tomlin had 13 points and Angel Proby scored 10 for Carman-Ainsworth, but many of […]

Second major apartment fire displaces families

FLINT TWP. — For the second time in less than a month, multiple families have been displaced by a fire at an apartment building. Early Friday on Jan. 4. firefighters responded to a call from Genesee Village Apartments off Linden and Lennon roads. On arrival, firefighters found no fire showing but smoke throughout multiple apartments, said Fire Chief John Ringwelski […]

Cavaliers improve to 5-0 in league with win over Davison

FLINT TOWNSHIP — The Carman- Ainsworth boys’ basketball team had three games in a seven-day span highlighted by Tuesday’s, 65-56, victory over Saginaw Valley League rival Davison. Against the Cardinals, Carman-Ainsworth used a 21-13 advantage in the first quarter to build a lead they would not relinquish. A 10-8 edge in the second quarter gave the Cavs a 31- 21 […]