Vertigo Theatrics to hold Vampire Ball

FLINT — The Haunted Halls of the Historic Masonic Temple shall play host once again to Vertigo Theatrics’ Vampire Ball on Saturday, October 25, 2014 with doors opening at 7:30 p.m. Vampire Amir Ayish Mayit Minalibar (a.k.a. Ted Valley) will rise to host the Ball, enchanting audiences with an array of entertainment full of mystically erotic enchantment. This year’s featured […]

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McLaren to offer free breast screenings FLINT — Many breast cancers can be treated successfully, but the chances for success in treatment are highest when cancers are found early. Clinical Breast Exams are one way to spot breast cancer early. To aid area women in caring for their breast health, McLaren Cancer Institute Flint is offering free physician-conducted clinical breast […]

CAHS robotics team wins award

FLINT TWP. — Take a look at the great Top Dog trophy won by Big MO, the Carman-Ainsworth High School robotics team, at the 2014 Kettering Kickoff, Sept. 19-20. Forty-two of the best high school robotics teams from across the state participated in the popular annual contest that matches last season’s FIRST Robotics with this year’s high school teams, according […]

C-A Middle School student won AARP essay contest

FLINT TWP. — Jikira Robbins, 13, an eighth-grade student at Carman- Ainsworth Middle School, won the grand prize in the 5th annual statewide AARP “Why I love my grandparents” essay contest. Robbins won an iPad for her essay that detailed how her grandparents played an important role in raising her and her sisters. Judged by a panel of AARP volunteers, […]

Liquidation sale now underway at Kmart

FLINT TWP. — Time to say goodbye to Blue Light specials. After 50 years of serving the community, the Kmart store at 3083 Miller Road will be closing for good in early December. Open since 1964, it is the oldest remaining Kmart store in Genesee County and the second longest operating behind the Dort Highway store, which opened in 1963 […]

Carman-Ainsworth soccer downs Knights

FLINT TWP. — Tyler Springer had two goals and an assist on Sept. 24 in Saginaw Valley League-South action to help lead the Carman-Ainsworth varsity soccer team to an 8-0 victory at Flint Southwestern. Brandon Moore and Yahya Abdelhay were next on the charts for the Cavs with a goal and an assist a piece, Leon Bell scored twice and […]

‘Training Wheels’ Volunteer reports on biking program

FLINT TWP. — When the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) “Training Wheels” course rolled into Grand Blanc in July, township resident Reuben Arceo grabbed his helmet and took it for a spin. “Training Wheels,’’ courses are being scheduled around the state to educate community planners about how to provide safe bicycling facilities for residents and visitors. A biking enthusiast since […]

Lady Cavs trounce Flint Northwestern

FLINT TOWNSHIP — Hosting Flint Northwestern in Saginaw Valley League-South action on Tuesday, the Carman-Ainsworth volleyball team dismantled their foes in three sets, 25-9, 25-9, 25-15. Deja Lester was solid all around with 11 aces, seven kills and 12 digs and Sarah Thurston added six aces and 17 assists. Hailey Fyfe had five aces and eight digs and Korbin Brandon […]

The Whiting to present The Things They Carried

FLINT — In Association with Young Audiences New York, The Whiting is proud to present The Literature to Life ® Presentation of The Things They Carried as part of the Health Plus Education Series on Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. The Things They Carried is a Young Audiences New York Literature to Life® Arts Education Program and is directed by […]


CARMAN-AINSWORTH 202307—50SAGINAWARTHURHILL 0 000—0 Passing: Billy Hickey 1-for-7, 31 yds., 1 TD, 1 INT Rushing: Caleb Ruffin 6 carries, 85 yds., 3 TDs. Nate Williams Jr. 7 carries, 69 yds., 1 TD Receiving: Logan Banister 1 rec., 31 yds., 1 TD Special teams: Ahmad Alzahabi 6 PATs. Highlights: Nate Williams Jr. opened the scoring with a 12-yard touchdown run. Caleb […]