Rules for obtaining a dog license

FLINT TWP. — Workers at area veterinarian offices said they are seeing some confusion among dog owners because of a change in dog license renewal times. “It certainly is more confusing than last year,” said a worker at the Veterinary Medical Hospital, 3252 Miller Rd., who declined to give his name. “But most people, once the rules are explained, understand,” […]


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C-A board holds reorganization meeting FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth school board members Don Conway and Recco Richardson were sworn in for four-year terms at the board’s Jan. 8 organizational meeting. Both were re-elected in November after their previous terms were extended from June to November to comply with a change in school election times. The organizational meeting, normally held in […]


Alzheimer’s Association seeks volunteers

GRAND BLANC — The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting community members to volunteer to take part in planning the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s for Genesee County to be held in September. There will be a committee kickoff meeting held at Clare Bridge Grand Blanc, 5130 Baldwin Rd. on Jan. 23 at 5:30 p.m. Volunteers are needed to help with […]


Relay for Life schedules fundraising kickoff Jan. 29

GRAND BLANC — On Jan. 29, at 6:30 p.m., the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Grand Blanc will officially get under way as event volunteers and participants gather at Genesys Administration Building (5445 Ali Drive, Grand Blanc) for a kickoff rally to launch their fundraising efforts for the year. Although the Relay For Life of Grand Blanc is […]

Lady Cavaliers fall to state powers Raiders skate past Goodrich for second time this season

FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth fell to a pair of state-ranked girls’ basketball teams this past week, losing to No. 8 Midland Dow, 47-35, last Friday, and No. 10 Clarkston, 74-49, Monday. The Lady Cavs hung with Clarkston for the first half, tying the Lady Wolves, 17-17, in the first quarter and trailing by just 32-27 at intermission. But Clarkston pulled […]

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. celebrating centennial

FLINT — Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., the single largest African- American women’s organization in the country, celebrated its 100-year anniversary on Jan. 13 and will continue observances throughout the rest of the year. Delta Sigma Theta has over 250,000 members worldwide, including 100 members in the Flint Alumnae Chapter which also will recognize the founding of the Sorority with […]

Cavaliers rally past Dow

FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth started slow, but rallied from a 10-point first-quarter deficit to beat Midland Dow, 54-47, in a Saginaw Valley League crossover game last Friday at home. The Cavaliers trailed, 14-4, after the first eight minutes and were still behind, 25-19, at halftime. They caught the Chargers at 39-39 in the third period and pulled out the victory […]