2015-03-05

Police nab Craigslist robbers




FLINT TWP. — Police have arrested two suspects in a string of recent robberies involving items being sold online on Craigslist. In the most recent scam, on February 22 Flint Township officers were called to River Forest Apartments off Beecher Road for a larceny report. The victim said he had attempted to purchase a Buick Rendezvous from an ad he […]

Cavs finish ninth at league meet



UNIVERSITY CENTER — Carman-Ainsworth finished ninth in the team standings with 68 points at the Saginaw Valley League meet last weekend. Midland Dow was first with 575 points. Heritage was second with 381. Bay City Western was third with 251. Bay City Central was fourth with 249. Powers was fifth with 199. Davison was sixth with 162. Midland was seventh […]

Board wants to Buy Local




FLINT TWP. — Buy Local is the mindset of the township board, at least when it comes to purchasing police cars. On a motion by Trustee George Menoutes, the board agreed to postpone the purchase of a replacement police vehicle to allow more time for local dealerships to submit bids. Lt. Robert Batinkoff presented to the board a request to […]

Cavs fight off Oilers’ comeback




MOUNT PLEASANT – Carman- Ainsworth took control with a big second quarter and held on to beat Mount Pleasant 57-53 last Thursday in a Saginaw Valley League boys’ basketball crossover game. The Cavaliers outscored the Oilers 19-5 in the second period to turn a 14-14 first-quarter tie into a 33-18 halftime lead. It was still 43-31 going into the fourth […]