2015-01-22

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 […]

2014 SEE contest winners named



FLINT — When Aaron Burden of Flint accepted the challenge to photograph his view of Flint & Genesee, he hit the ground – literally – and it paid off. Burden’s photo “Autumn Leaves” is the first-place winner of the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce 2014 SEE Photography Contest. The photo was taken from ground level at Sunset Hills in […]

MLK Day of Service draws diverse crowd to Davenport U




FLINT TWP. — Jim Stewart, of Flint, a Vietnam veteran, and Donnell Underwood, a sixth grader at Carman- Ainsworth’s Randels Elementary School met for the first time on Monday. They sat together at the table of brotherhood to make paracord survival bracelets as part of the 2015 MLK Jr. National Day of Service at Davenport University. “I am glad to […]

In brief



Videotopia coming to Sloan Museum FLINT — Actually play the classic video games you know and love, just like in an arcade! Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, and Q*Bert are just few of the names of the more than 70 games that are coming to Sloan Museum. VIDEOTOPIA, at the Sloan Museum Jan. 24-May 10, is the only accurate exploration of the […]

Cavs 10th at County Meet



FENTON — The Cavaliers finished 10th with 81 points at the Genesee County Swim Meet last Thursday-Saturday. Grand Blanc was first with 468.5, Swartz Creek- Flushing was second with 283, Powers Catholic was third with 264.5, Fenton was fourth with 261, Brandon took fifth with 221. Davison was sixth with 219. Corunna was seventh with 205, Lapeer was eighth with […]

Cavaliers downed by Lapeer




LAPEER — Even though Jacob Yost pinned Kane Sweet in :40 at 112 pounds the Carman- Ainsworth varsity wrestling team still wound up losing at Saginaw Valley League rival Lapeer 51-25 on Jan. 14. Also claiming victory was Damion Wilkes by major decision against Tyler Jarema 10-2 at 125, Nathan Delong beat the Lightning’s Tannes Wiills 15-9 at 135 and […]

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 […]