Twp. OKs liquor license for Texas Roadhouse

FLINT TWP. — So far there’s been no sign of demolition or construction at the future Miller Road site of a proposed Texas Roadhouse restaurant but there has been some movement behind the scenes. On October 6, the township board unanimously approved a phase I and II Class C liquor license application for Texas Roadhouse. 4140 Miller Road. “All Texas […]

Sports Shorts

Hall of Fame Banquet FLINT — Carman-Ainsworth is holding its annual Athletic Hall of Fame Banquet Saturday, Oct. 18 at the Holy Redeemer Family Life Center, 1227 East Bristol Road. The event will begin with a social hour from 4:30-5:30 p.m. with dinner to follow. Sharon Brown, Jerry Parker, Nick Stapleton, Eric Wilson, Andrea Wolf, the swim teams from 1981-83 […]

School safety notice issued

FLINT TWP. — Parents and community members are being asked to keep a vigilant eye out for student safety following a recent incident in which a middle-school student was approached by a stranger at a bus stop. The student reported on Oct. 8 about being approached that morning at a bus stop near Cambridge Square Apartments on Mill Road between […]

Playoff baseball you bet!

Fat Guy Corner

The Major League Baseball playoffs have been outstanding so far. The excitement and drama come October is why playoff baseball reigns supreme in my eyes. The first game between the Kansas City Royals and the Baltimore Orioles was an instant classic. Kansas City wins it then wins game two in the ninth inning in dramatic fashion. The Royals take a […]

In brief

Trick or Treat at CAHS FLINT TWP. — Think you can outrun a zombie, ghost, goblin or other creatures of the night? Tie on your running shows and find out at the Halloween Scaredy-Pants Races — two fun run/walks to support the Cavalier Cross-Country Program, to be held at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 25 at Carman Ainsworth High School. Costumesareencouragedfora11/2- mile […]

Minor runs for 348 yards in comeback win

BAY CITY – Tyler Minor had another 300-yard rushing game, and Carman-Ainsworth overcame two lost fumbles and 17 penalties to beat Bay City Central 43-26 in a Saginaw Valley League- Red football game last Friday. A week after running for 318 yards against Midland, Minor rushed for 348 yards and four touchdowns on 22 carries as the Cavaliers, 6-1, 4-1 […]

Children’s award nominations sought

GENESEE COUNTY — Nominations are now being accepted for Priority Children’s 20th Annual Children’s Champion Awards. To nominate an individual, organization or business doing great things for children in Genesee County, visit the organization’s web site at www.prioritychildren.org. Nomination categories are as follows: Outstanding Individuals — (Five Award Categories) James T. Dover, Jr. Outstanding Senior Award — Any senior adult […]


CROSS COUNTRY The Cavalier boys finished ninth with 258 points at the Kayla O’Mara Invitational Saturday. Holly was first with 42, Heritage was second with 53, Davison was third with 63. Tyler Pangerl was 20th in 17:10.71, Juwan Willis was 62nd in 20:26.13, Keith Belk was 68th in 21:21.64 and Andre Thorton was 75th in 22:32.88. Ryan Thomas was 77th […]

Friends of the Flint Public Library Fall Used Book Sale

FLINT — The Friends of the Flint Public Library’s Fall Used Book Sale will be held Oct. 21-25, at the Flint Public Library, Lower Level Meeting Room, 1026 E. Kearsley St. Choose from thousands of paperback and hardbound books on hundreds of subjects. For movie lovers there’s a collection of videos and DVDs. Music lovers will find CDs and a […]

Season ends for senior-laden tennis team

MIDLAND – Carman-Ainsworth bid farewell to the top six players in its tennis program last Thursday, as the Cavaliers saw their season end in the Div. 1 regional tournament at the Midland Community Tennis Center. All four singles flights and the No. 1 Doubles flight played their last high school matches and bowed in the first round of the tournament. […]