Lady Cavs bow to old friend Flushing

FLUSHING – Carman-Ainsworth ran into longtime rival Flushing on Tuesday night and dropped a 54-34 decision to the Raiders in a non-league girls’ basketball game at Flushing High. The Lady Cavs and Raiders played for 29 years together in the Big Nine Conference and Saginaw Valley League but met for the first time as non-league opponents Tuesday. A Flushing team […]

Discount Double Choke

Fat Guy Corner

Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Ariz., has two teams ready to play for the Vince Lombardi Trophy. The New England Patriots, winners of the AFC, and the Seattle Seahawks of the NFC will bash heads. The odds makers made the Seahawks a three-point favorite to open up the wagering. However, the odds makers now have the game at even. That […]

Sports Shorts

Warriors split pair of games SPRINGFIELD, Ohio — The Michigan Warriors split a pair of games with Springfield in North American Hockey League action Friday and Saturday. The Warriors dropped the opener 4-3 in overtime. Tyler Groat had a pair of goals for Michigan in the opener. His first goal came from Colin Horton on the power play at 1:14 […]

Expansion underway of county 911 operations

FLINT TWP. — The Genesee County 911 Communications Center on Corunna Road, which also houses a Michigan State Police Post, is being expanded to make room for the addition of City of Flint 911 operations. Construction started in late fall and is expected to be finished by the end of March with all operations up and running by July 1, […]

Bon Voyage

CAHS group going to Paris

FLINT TWP. — Travel to Paris, France still is considered safe in the aftermath of a recent spate of terrorist’s attacks. As of now, no travel alerts or warnings are in effect from the U.S. Dept. of State Bureau of Consular Affairs. That’s good news for a small group of Carman- Ainsworth High School students and teachers who are looking […]

Township board pondering millage renewal proposals

FLINT TWP. — Voters will likely be asked to approve two millage renewals this year. Proposed language for a 10-year road millage renewal and a five-year fire equipment renewal were on the township board’s Monday agenda but deleted to allow more discussion time. Also Trustee Frank Kasle was absent from the meeting and needs to be part of the discussion, […]

Teen hearts screened

FLINT TWP. — Only two heart abnormalities were detected among about 200 young people who attended a Hurley Children’s Hospital Teen Health Check on Saturday at Carman- Ainsworth Middle School. Even better news was no evidence of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, one of the leading causes of sudden death in young athletes. The free health screenings are held periodically at various locations […]

In brief

Come see Robotics Showcase at CAMS FLINT TWP. — Since December, students at Carman-Ainsworth Middle School have been learning about robotics and automation in a program presented by STEMNETICS. They will show off their work in a robotics showcase and competition from 3:15- 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22 at CAMS, 1409 West Maple Avenue. — R.S. Baker College- Flint hosting […]

Osaka Buffet now open on Miller Road

FLINT TWP. — New and improved is the word for Osaka Buffet which opened January 15 at G-3583 Miller Road, in the Genesee Crossing Shopping Center, after several months of interior renovation. The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce is set to welcome the new business with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 29. Frequent diners will […]

Yeo & Yeo promotes Brown, Evrard

FLINT TWP. — Yeo & Yeo CPAs & Business Consultants is pleased to announce the promotion of two associates in the firm’s Flint office. Kristy Brown, CPA, has been promoted to senior manager. Brown provides tax planning and preparation services, and business consulting services, with an emphasis on healthcare, construction and manufacturing companies. She is a member of the firm’s […]