Huey Lewis and The News are coming kickoff The Whiting’s season

FLINT – Huey Lewis and The News are truly one of America’s greatest rock & roll bands and they are kicking off The Whiting’s 2014-2015 Season as part of the Diplomat Pharmacy Concert Series at The Whiting on Oct. 18 at 8 p.m. As they enter their 35th year together, their contagious brand of music has outlasted countless trends, and […]

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Craft show at Davison High School DAVISON — The 24th Annual Davison High School Arts and Crafts Show will be held Oct. 11 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The show benefits the Davison Wrestling Boosters. Details: Call 810-658-8080 daytime or 810-658-0440 after 6 p.m. – G.G. Kidney Cancer support group Oct. 15 FLINT — The Kidney Cancer Support Group of Michigan […]

Cavaliers’ soccer wins own tourney

FLINT TWP. — After getting edged out at Lapeer 1-0 on Sept. 12 in a contest that was rescheduled from the day before because of weather, the Carman-Ainsworth varsity soccer team was looking for much better results at the Cavalier Classic last Saturday. The Cavaliers didn’t disappoint, either, defeating Mt. Morris 6-0 to win their opening game for the event. […]

Lady Cavs fall to Lapeer in SVL-South action

LAPEER — After a 10-day layoff, the Carman-Ainsworth volleyball team returned to action on the road on Tuesday, facing off with Saginaw Valley League-South foe Lapeer. The Lightning trumped Carman-Ainsworth in three sets, 17-25, 16-25, 20-25. Haley Fyfe was solid on the day with 15 digs, as was Deja Lester, who added seven kills and 12 digs. Jessica Smith racked […]

Proposed panhandling ordinance reworded

FLINT TWP. — It would become illegal to give or receive money from a vehicle in traffic under a proposed ordinance under discussion by an advisory committee formed to find solutions to the township’s street beggar problem. The committee was formed last month after objections were raised to a proposed panhandling ordinance amendment that passed first reading in early July. […]


FLINTNW6808—22C-A 7 14 21 0 — 42 Passing: Billy Hickey 4-for-8, 118 yds., 1 TD, 1 int. Rushing: Nate Williams Jr. 12 carries, 79 yds., 2 TD. Tyler Minor 7 carries, 82 yds., 1 TD. Caleb Ruffin 7 carries, 72 yds. Receiving: Tyler Minor 2 rec., 53 yds., 1 TD. Cahlil Brownlee 3 rec., 48 yds., 1 TD. Special teams: […]

Oma’s little hero

FLINT TWP. — To the average 5-year-old boy, a hero probably describes an adult in his life or maybe a comic book character, but Jackson Schultz fits the bill himself, at least in the eyes of his grandmother Margaret Jabs. Jabs still get choked up when describing her grandson’s bravery and composure after they were in a car accident on […]


CROSS COUNTRY The Cavaliers competed at the Saginaw Valley League Jamboree Tuesday. The Cavalier boys finished ninth with 291 points. Tyler Pangerl was 29 in 17:56.20. Juwan Willis finished 70th in 20:05.09. Keith Belk was 78th in 21:17.50, Justin Snyder was 89th in 25:05.02, Tahj Willis was 93rd in 25:57.15, Anthony Stephens was 95th in 26:42.20 and Ryan Thomas was […]

C-A awards diploma to Vietnam vet

FLINT TWP. — After a 47-year wait, Richard Vanderkarr’s high school diploma is now proudly on display in his Vienna Township home. “Emotional” is how Vanderkarr, a Vietnam veteran, described the moment two weeks ago when he was presented his diploma by Carman-Ainsworth Superintendent Steve Tunnicliff. A member of the Ainsworth class of 1967, Vanderkarr did not graduate with his […]

Sports Shorts

Holmes sees some action LANSING — Former Carman-Ainsworth and current Michigan State running back Gerald Holmes saw some action against Eastern Michigan Saturday. Holmes had seven rushes for 16 yards in the game. He has 15 carries and 44 yards so far this season for a 3.0 average. His longest gain has been eight yards. — K.W. Hall of Fame […]