First township Biz Expo held at Davenport

FLINT TWP. — The township teamed up with Davenport University to offer a business expo that is hoped to become an annual event. The first Experience Flint Township Business Expo was held from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 21 in the front parking lot at Davenport University, 4318 Miller Rd. About 45 vendors signed up for the free exposure which was […]

In brief

Four businesses celebrate opening in downtown Flint FLINT — Four local businesses celebrated their grand openings in downtown Flint during a “Partners for Progress” press event hosted by the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce and the City of Flint. Chyrsa’s Alterations and Exclusive Apparel Design, Timothy Goodrich Custom Shoes, BRIX and Network Labs “cut the ribbon” on their new […]

Boys & Girls Club of Greater Flint receives grant

FLINT — The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Flint has announced it was selected to receive a $1,000 grant as part of the Restaurant Community Grants program from the Darden Foundation, the charitable arm of Darden Restaurants Inc. The grants program, now in its second year, empowers each restaurant in the Darden family of brands to help award a […]

Cavaliers volleyball splits pair of matches

FLINT — Carman-Ainsworth split a pair of matches with Durand and Kearsley Tuesday in a tri-meet at Kearsley. The Cavs defeated Durand, 20-25, 25-7, 25-22, 25-17, and lost to Kearsley, 22-25, 19-25. The matches place Carman-Ainsworth’s overall record at- 4-2. Kayla Tigner led the Cavs with 45 assists and 21 digs. Jessica Smith had 15 kills, 21 service points with […]

Carman-Ainsworth tennis fourth at Owosso

OWOSSO — The Cavs’ boys tennis team finished fourth at the Owosso Quad last Thursday. Chris Crowder dropped all three of his matches at No. 1 Singles, losing, 1-6, 0-6, to Saginaw Heritage’s Joe Popielarz, then dropped a 1-6, 3-6 decision to Traverse City West’s Jeff Linenger and was defeated 0-6, 0-6 by Luke Mills of Midland. Noah Reed lost […]

Young Lady Cavaliers hit the golf course twice this week

LAPEER — The Lady Cavs returned to action on Monday for the Charger Invite, hosted by Flint Powers Catholic, finishing the day with a 459. Meghan Borgerding shot a 90 to lead the team, while Alanna Gleason recorded a 112. Mikaila Garrison shot her way to a 125 and Madison Cox rounded out the scorecard with a 132. “I’m a […]

Sports Shorts

Former Cav roaming Bears defensive backfield GREELEY, Co. — After getting redshirted in 2012-13 during his initial year playing football at the University of Northern Colorado, 2012 Carman- Ainsworth grad Brandon Lenoir will be looking for his chance to take the field in 2013-14. Lenoir, a 5-foot-8, 170 lb. cornerback whose major is undeclared, had 57 tackles during his final […]


CROSS COUNTRY The Cavaliers placed two boys in the top seven at the annual Kearsley Invitational on Tuesday and the very small and inexperienced girls’ squad took their first baby steps in a new sport. Tyler Pangrl was fourth in 18:20 and James Johnson was seventh in 18:37 as the boys’ squad places sixth out of eight teams. Davison won […]

Heading back to school

Whitewashing the Pats

Fat Guy’s Corner

The Detroit Lions decided to show up and play some football this preseason! It was an absolute whitewashing that the Lions administered to the mighty New England Patriots, 40-9. Believe it or not, it could have been much worse. New England turned it over four times in the first half and Detroit really didn’t capitalize on it at all. I […]