Board supports Law Day

FLINT TWP. — The Township Board has adopted a proclamation supporting the annual Law Day observance sponsored by the Genesee County Bar Association. Each year on May 1, Law Day is set aside by bar associations nationwide to educate the community about the rule of law and its role in preserving freedom, according to a letter to the township board […]

Carman-Ainsworth baseball wins two over rival Powers

FLINT — Even though defense was an issue for both sides, the Carman-Ainsworth varsity baseball team was still able to swipe the first game of a Saginaw Valley League doubleheader from Powers at Broome Park on Monday. Carman-Ainsworth won 15-6 in 10 innings. The turning point came when the Cavs scored nine runs in the top of the 10th as […]

Lady Cavs’ soccer falls

ORTONVILLE — The Carman-Ainsworth girls’ soccer team got back on the field Monday, following spring break, with a road game against Brandon, in which they took an 8-0 loss. Seven of Brandon’s goals came in the first half. The Lady Blackhawks got two goals from Sarah Buda and one each from Sam Bageris, Marisa Bone, Rachel Devine, Karlie Hoffman, Sophia […]

Cavaliers fall to Powers, Clio in softball

CLIO — The Carman- Ainsworth softball team hosted Clio for a non-league doubleheader on Tuesday but couldn’t get past the Mustangs in either contest, resulting in a pair of Clio wins, 18-8, and, 20-1. Mikaila Garrison, Jada Black, Madison Cox, Brianna Haskins and Kristin Hawk all led the way with two hits each. At home on Monday night, the Cavaliers […]

CAHS students get anti-bullying lesson from extreme sports athletes

FLINT TWP. — Students at Carman-Ainsworth High School watched performances by some of the most successful ESPN X Games extreme sports athletes at an anti-bullying program staged Tuesday in the school parking lot. Sponsored by ASA Entertainment, the U.S. Marines Corps and the Anti- Defamation League “No Place for Hate” initiative, the no-cost-to-schools program is designed to deliver a peer-topeer […]

Golfers open season with loss


OWOSSO – Haywood Petty was medalist with a 41, but Carman-Ainsworth opened its golf season with 183-212 loss to Owosso in a non-league match Monday at Owosso. The host Trojans were led by Jordan Waters with a 43 and Todd Miesler with a 45. Carman-Ainsworth will play in the Lapeer Tuneup on Friday at Metamora Golf and Country Club. – […]

Twp. resident wrongful arrest suit moving forward

FLINT TWP. — A Genesee County Circuit Court judge recently acquitted a township man of criminal charges, clearing the way for his civil suit in federal court to proceed against the township police police department. John David McMorris, now 23, filed the suit in February 2014 claiming his civil rights were violated when he was arrested on Christmas Eve 2013 […]

Sports Shorts

First Tee registration BURTON — April marks the annual return of junior golf registration for many area juniors in our community. Registration for The First Tee junior golf program opened Wednesday, April 1 with summer programming to begin the week of June 15. Summer programs are open to junior golfers between the ages of 5-18 and will be offered at […]

FT board OKs lease pull ahead agreement

FLINT TWP. — The township board approved a lease-pull-ahead agreement that will save a bit of dough. Three-year leases on three Chevrolet Cruzes the township contracted for with Patsy Lou Chevrolet were set to expire in about four months, said Tracey Tucker, economic enhancement director. The lease pull-ahead allows the township to enter a new contract on the currently leased […]

Golf Outings

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