2014-06-12

In brief



Vic Canever Chevrolet announces Third Annual “Canever Car Show” dates FENTON — For the third year running, Vic Canever Chevrolet is hosting a Summer-full of car shows, with the first show taking place on June 19 from 3-8 p.m. The car shows are held on the dealership grounds, located at 3000 Owen Rd. in Fenton. All classic cars, hot rods […]

Real Superhero

The Power of Hurley Pediatric


FLINT — Marvel Comic Icon Iron Man was at Hurley Children’s Hospital last Thursday, but the true superhero was 7 year-old Isaiah Struck standing beside him. The small, yet mighty wonder visited the hospital to give thanks to the staff of doctors, nurses, and other caregivers who saved his body and spirit from the potential lasting health ramifications of suffering […]

Project Graduation




FLINT TWP. — It was a banner year for eighth-graders at Carman- Ainsworth Middle School as they began the final stretch of their K-12 years with a celebration ceremony May 30 held at the high school. Several students actively participated in several contests and projects to make the graduation ceremony a success. CAMS teacher Sandra Worthing wanted to make sure […]

In brief



Basketball camp scheduled GOODRICH — David’s Faith & Hope for Life Foundation will be holding the 2014 B and D basketball camp, June 23-25 from 5-8 p.m. in the Goodrich Middle School Gymnasium. Doors open at 4pm for registration. The camp is open to boys and girls grades 3-6. Participants will improve fundamental basketball skills (shooting, ball handling, passing, defense, […]

Hot Tickets



Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT — On June 12, The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint will feature The Wisconsin Death Trip 15th Anniversary Tour feature Wayne Static of Static-X with special guests Smile Emplty Soul, Thria, Shadow of the Giant and Neurotic November. Tickets are $18 in advance. It Lies Within and One Year Later […]

Cowboys’ Carr to host football camp



FLINT — Dallas Cowboys’ cornerback and former Carman-Ainsworth player Brandon Carr will be running an elite football camp at Carman- Ainsworth High School on June 14. His camp is presented by his Carr Cares Foundation at CAHS. The oneday camp is open to kids from ages 7-18 and will run from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. The camp will have the same […]

Time out, coach




Hey, Keith…Don’t close up the Warv Zone just yet. I think I need to borrow your outdoor meeting room for a little heart-to-heart chat with the youth parents. You all know Keith. He’s in rotation for our Wednesday County Press sports column space. Go ahead, grab a lawn chair or just sit on the bench for a minute. We need […]

Sports Shorts



New organization to offer adult recreation league FLINT — Beginning in July, Genesee County residents will have the opportunity to participate in a new social sports club organized by StaynPlayFlint. The first league, flag football, is scheduled to begin July 6 with basketball starting on July 15. The mission of StanPlayFlint is to create a network of residents actively involved […]

Twp. board rejects latest list of tax reverted properties




FLINT TWP. — A vacant residential lot in the award-winning Crystalwood Condominiums community off Beecher Road is among 78 foreclosed properties in the township possibly headed for the auction block in September. The Emeraldwood Trail lot is currently listed as tax delinquent by the Genesee County Treasurer’s Office whose records show that about $2,500 in taxes and fees have gone […]

Poor sport spoils Cinderella story

Fat Guy Corner

The Triple Crown has waited 36 years for a winner and it will have to wait at least another year. California Chrome could not pull off the last leg by winning the Belmont Stakes. He finished fourth. Actually he dead heated for fourth with Wicked Strong. It was another crushing blow to the horse racing industry. The hype surrounding this […]


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