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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Mott Community College seeks millage renewal

FLINT — The Mott Community College (MCC) Board of Trustees approved a resolution April 25 allowing the College to seek a voter-approved renewal for its ten-year operating millage on the Aug. 2, election ballot. A renewal of this operating millage was last approved by voters in 2007. “We want to make it clear that the College is not requesting an […]


SOCCER The Cavaliers defeated Northwestern 11-0 Monday. Brittany Young had three goals to lead the offensive attack. Nisreen Shukairy and Destinee Lester added two goals. Kara Yearby, Arianna Vantine, Payton Dixon and Ocean Cooper had a goal apiece. Shukairy, Lester, Vantine, Dixon, Jasia Caldwell, Tyne Smith, Kendall Bragg and Alexis House all had an assist. – K.W. SOFTBALL Carman-Ainsworth was […]

Volunteers build wheelchair ramp for family

FLINT TWP. – Veletta Damon was eager to show her grandson, Jake, the new wheelchair ramp outside her home. “He will be so excited,” said Damon. “Now he can go to church.” Volunteers recently assembled at Damon’s home in South Valley Estates and spent the morning building the ramp she needed to get her grandson, daughter and husband in and […]

Get outdoors this May with events in eastern Michigan state parks

AREAWIDE — State parks and recreation areas in eastern Michigan will host a number of events throughout May that will help residents take advantage of the spring weather. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources invites visitors to participate in a number of activities around the state, all designed with Michigan’s great outdoors in mind. SATURDAY, MAY 14 Mini MUTT Trail […]