2013-10-17

Two more on-call firefighters quit




FLINT TWP. — The board has accepted letters of resignations from two oncall firefighters. Ray Anthony served the department for 31 years and Michael Bielec for five years. Fire Chief John Ringwelski said that Anthony left to move to the Gaylord area where he hopes to continue fire service. He praised Anthony for his many years of service and said […]

Township seeks cleanup grant for scrap tires




FLINT TWP. — For anyone tired of seeing piles of old tires lying around, the township board may soon have a solution. The board voted unanimously last week to seek funding under the Scrap Tire Cleanup Grant Program. Administered by the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, the grant is open to property owners, end users and local governments seeking to […]

Royalty rocks



Katlyn Koegel and Fredrick Van Duyne were crowned 2013 Homecoming Queen and King during Carman-Ainsworth’s game last Friday. They were the top vote-getters for the title over other Queen candidates Alexus Colby, Kali Jackson, Maisha Robertson and Kayla Tigner; and King contenders Jevonte Alexander, Jordan Boudreau, Lorenzo Redman and Connor Storms. Rounding out the court were Princesses and Princes Taylor […]