Rusty Wright Band performing live at C-AHS

FLINT TWP. — The hometown favorite Rusty Wright Band will perform at a political fundraiser for the Friends of the People slate of candidates for township office, at 7 p.m., Friday May 20 at Carman-Ainsworth High School, 1300 N. Linden Road. Tickets are $20 (or $10 in advance online with a sign up for the RWB newsletter). More information is […]

Wind ensemble celebrates 50 years

GENESEE COUNTY — The Flint Symphonic Wind Ensemble – formerly known as The Flint Civic Orchestra – will celebrate 50 years by playing an anniversary concert on May 15, 3 p.m., at the Faith Tabernacle on Center Rd. Four of the charter members – Don Clough, Nancy Wood, Jerry Johnston and Bruce Dunn – have been with the orchestra since […]

In brief

Public hearing scheduled May 18 FLINT — A Public Hearing will be held May 18, at 7 p.m. in the Willard P. Harris Auditorium, third floor, Genesee County Administration Building, 1101 Beach Street, as part of the Genesee County Metropolitan Alliance meeting. This public hearing is an opportunity for you to review and comment on the following items: a proposed […]

Hot Tickets

Concerts coming up at The Machine Shop FLINT —The Machine Shop, 3539 S. Dort Hwy., Flint will present the Sick Puppies, with special guests Red Sun Rising, Stitched Up Hearts and Hudson, May 12. Tickets are $20 in advance. The Texas Hippie Coalition, with special guests the Sons of Texas and Vicariant, will perform May 14. Tickets are $15 in […]

Enchanted evening

About 330 Carman-Ainsworth students stepped out in style for their prom at Canterbury Village in Lake Orion, a 19th century Tudor-style event center.

Cavs baseball splits road Valley doubleheader

BAY CITY – Cooper Betancourt went 3-for-4 with a run on Monday at Bay City Central as the Carman- Ainsworth varsity baseball team lost the first game of a Saginaw Valley League crossover doubleheader 3-2. Having charted eight hits against 13 allowed, Austin Jerome went 1-for-4 with a run, Lucas Shoffer was 1-for-4 with a RBI and Jawanza Edwards added […]

President Obama drank Flint water, delivered several key points to city

FLINT — “Can I get some water?” With that request, during remarks at Flint’s Northwestern High School, President Barack Obama sipped from his second glass of filtered water during his one-day visit to Flint for a firsthand look at the city’s ongoing poisoned water crisis. Drinking the water to demonstrate that filtered water is safe for most Flint residents to […]

Cavaliers 17th in County golf

GRAND BLANC TWP. – Carman- Ainsworth finished 17th in the Genesee County Invitational golf tournament Monday, shooting 396 at Flint Elks Club. Aaron Floyd and Tyson Fields each shot 98 and Ryan Macko carded 99 to lead the Cavaliers. John Karbowski was close behind with a 101 and Noah Vanderhyde a stroke behind him at 102. Grand Blanc, ranked third […]

Charitable gaming violation nets Fenton man court fines

FLINT TOWNSHIP – Violations of Michigan’s charitable gaming law at a Flint Township establishment have resulted in court fines for a Fenton man, according to a press release last week from the Michigan Gaming Control Board. William C. Bird, 41, a financial advisor and chairman of the Bird Foundation was sentenced to pay a $200 fine and $350 in costs […]


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