2014-12-11

C-A Board members sworn in for partial terms




FLINT TWP. — The Carman- Ainsworth Board of Education swore in three members last week – two familiar faces and one new one. Four board members re-elected in November will not be sworn into their new terms until the January 6 organization meeting. But two others were elected to fill partial two-year terms and were required to take the oath […]

Girls Basketball Preview



Coach: Lance BelillYears: 1Last Year: 17-8Losses: Aliah Stinnett, AngelProby Returning: Sydnee McDonald, Natalia Kincaid, Harmany Williams, Shakara Johnson, Jazmine Randle, Eriona Chambers, Cha’Quia Jones Season overview: The Lady Cavs are coming off the first regional championship in school history and have lots of experience back. McDonald is in her first full season after transferring in from Hamady last year and […]

Luna named permanent director of senior center




FLINT TWP. — Pam Luna has been named the new executive director of the Flint Township Carman- Ainsworth Senior Citizens’ Center, 2071 S. Graham Road. She was appointed interim director in April after the firing of longtime director Linda Moore. Trustee Barb Vert, who serves as the township liaison to the senior citizens center, announced Luna’s promotion last week at […]

Bowling Preview



Carman-AinsworthCoaches: Timothy Nunn, boys; PaulBallard, girls.Years: 2 and 1Last year: Boys: SVL champs at 12-1;Losses: Cameron Wright, JuliusMcleanReturning: Boys: Dequincy Adams,Jordan Bair, Milton Gibson III, JordanNunn. Girls: just two returning. Season overview: After winning the Saginaw Valley League title last season and qualifying Jordan Bair and Jordan Nunn to the state meet, Coach Nunn is optimistic about the upcoming season. […]

In brief



CAHS theater performances FLINT TWP. — Carman-Ainsworth High School Theater will present “Shrek The Musical” in performances Dec. 12-14 in the Carman-Ainsworth High School Auditorium. Originally produced on Broadway by DreamWorks Theatricals and Neal Street Productions, the play is based on the DreamWorks Animation Motion Picture and the book by William Steig. Show times are Dec. 12 &13 at 7 […]

Wrestling Preview



WrestlingCoach: Tom WeissendLosses: Dmario Blue, Camron Brown, Herbert Keskes, Norman Kolena, LorenzoRedmond, Devon Schofield, Lucas Schutt, Omar Sims, Jerron Thomas.Returning: Seniors Milik Dawkins, Demteric Hall, Tamiekco Smith, Darien Vaughn.Juniors Elijah Brandon, Haden Gross, Malik Jackson, Ira Gouldborne. SophomoresLucas Shoffer, Ronald Roland, Grayden Hamilton, Travis Gilbert, Matthew Durbin,Jalan Beaugard. Season overview: Some of the other talent competing for this team includes […]

Local choirs to perform at Genesys Dec. 7, Dec. 11



GRAND BLANC — Genesys will celebrate the holidays with two days of music! On Sunday, Dec. 7, the Flint Symphonic Wind Ensemble will perform in the hospital’s atrium from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. The public is welcome. On Thursday, Dec. 11, a full day of music is planned at the hospital. Here is the schedule: Linden High School: 9 […]

Carman-Ainsworth swim in transition

Swimming Preview

FLINT — The Carman-Ainsworth swimming program is in a state of flux. The Cavaliers have a very inexperienced squad with only four swimmers returning from last season. The majority of the team is swimming competitively for the first time. The reason for the chaos is a split this season from Carman-Ainsworth’s former co-op with Flushing. The Cavaliers, who didn’t have […]

Police, fire depts. hiring




FLINT TWP. — Melanie Withey and Keith Bennett are the newest township hires. Withey topped 21 applicants for a clerical position with the township police department, said Police Chief George Sippert. She filled a vacancy created by a resignation in October. She had been working part-time for the department as a communications operator and is familiar with the police reporting […]

Sports Shorts



Warriors win on the road JOHNSTOWN — At the Cambria County War Memorial in Pennsylvania on Sunday, the Michigan Warriors of the North American Hockey League beat the Johnstown Tomahawks 3-0. Scoring first for Michigan at 19:46 of the opening period was Zed Dietrich on passes from Dalton Skelly and AJ Marcinek. Connecting at 5:19 of the second was Tyler […]