Student returns home from South Africa

FLINT TWP. — After a nearly sixmonth stay in South Africa as an exchange student, Rani Richardson, a Carman- Ainsworth High School junior, recently returned home with a broader world view and greater appreciation of being an American. Rani is the first Carman-Ainsworth student to travel with the Youth for Understanding international educational exchange program to South Africa, which began […]

In brief

Gala planned to celebrate Rembert’s work FLINT — The Flint Institute of Arts will celebrate the opening of the exhibition Winfred Rembert: Amazing Grace with the 6th Annual Community Gala on Jan. 26. The gala will feature a conversation at 6 p.m. with artist Winfred Rembert and Bartholomeu Bland, Director of Curatorial Affairs at the Hudson River Museum. The evening […]

Hot Tickets

Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint, will present Indie-Grace Promotions’ Damagefest featuring Judgment, Dozic, Six Seconds to Oblivion, After the Minor, Execrate and From Blue to Gray on Jan. 25. Tickets are $5 in advance and $8 the day of the show. Blackberry Smoke, with special guests Shadows Fall, […]


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Township board meeting canceled

FLINT TWP. — A Sunday liquor sales permit for Fuddrucker’s Restaurant, 2373 Austin Parkway, was among nine agenda items postponed Monday night when the township board meeting was canceled for lack of a quorum. Trustees Frank Kasle and George Menoutes and Clerk Kim Courts and Treasurer Marsha Binelli were absent. At least four members of the sevenmember panel must be […]


I-69 Trade Corridor Development discussion planned

FLINT TWP. — The first economic development plan to attract businesses and jobs for the I-69 International Trade Corridor near Bishop International Airport could be in the works. An informal workshop meeting is being planned for Jan. 30 at the township hall to discuss creating a tax-free renaissance zone for designated township properties near the airport , said Tracey Tucker, […]

Cavs swim to sixth in County Meet

FENTON — Patrick Sharp and Evan Snyder earned three medals apiece, and Tyler Pangerl picked up a pair to lead the Carman- Ainsworth/Flushing swim and dive team at the County Meet last weekend at Fenton High. Sharp was second in the 100- yard freestyle and fourth in the 50 free in 23.0, as the Cavaliers took sixth as a team […]