2016-10-06

Delehanty Ford now accepting items for DESERT ANGELS

Dealership teams up to supply women, men in the armed forces with goods

FLUSHING — In an effort to help support America’s troops while overseas, Delehanty Ford has teamed up with The Desert Angels to create a new event titled “Treat Our Troops.” The goal is to fill 200 boxes with various items for the men and women of the armed forces that are serving in harm’s way. Many of the items sent […]

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Michigan Credit Union League Partners with state to provide free seminars LANSING — On behalf of its member credit unions, the Michigan Credit Union League is working to ensure people across the state are prepared for retirement. This October, MCUL is proudly sponsoring a series of events put on by the Department of Insurance and Financial Services (DIFS). These Securing […]

C-A music students learning to play ukuleles




FLINT TWP. — The magic of a ukulele in the hands of a talented child was showcased by 12-year-old Grace Vanderwaal, of Suffern, New York who walked off last month with the top $1 million prize on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent competition. But stay tuned. Now a stroke of luck has put 60 ukuleles in the hands of music students […]

MCC to celebrate cultural harmony with Peace and Dignity Ceremony



FLINT — A Celebration of People of the Four Colors will be held Oct. 10 at 11 a.m. on the Mott Community College (MCC) main campus in Flint. The ceremony, designed to promote cultural and racial harmony, is sponsored by the MCC Office of Professional Development and Experiential Learning. The program, scheduled for 11 a.m., will be held outdoors (rain […]

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Kidney group to meet FLINT — Kidney Cancer Support Group meets Oct. 19, 1:30 -3:30 p.m., Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute, 302 Kensington Ave. Featured Speaker: Anne Cox, Registered Dietician, Nutritionist, Genesy Hurley Cancer Institute. Topic: “Nutrition and the Cancer Patient.” Open to the general public. Details: Call 810-232-8233. — G.G. Craft bazaar at Lamb of God Church FLINT — The […]

Postseason begins for area girls’ golf teams



HARTLAND – Sometimes you have to make journeys on your own. Carman-Ainsworth’s Sloan Barclay was on course at the Div. 1 girls’ golf regional at Hartland yesterday, the lone representative of her team. The Cavs have only put up one or two others along with Barclay this season because caoch Bob Blaylock says they just weren’t ready for varsity competition. […]

State-ranked teams will test area tennis teams in regionals




SAGINAW – Area high school tennis teams begin their quest for a state finals berth today and tomorrow. Teams have to win their regional, place second or earn 18 points to move on. The winner and runner-up at No. 1 Singles earn automatic spots at the state meet. In Div. 1, Grand Blanc, which has already won the Kensington Lakes […]

Cavs prevail in shoot-out win over BC Central




BAY CITY – Byron Gates ran for 212 yards and three touchdowns last Friday night as Carman-Ainsworth prevailed in a seesaw league battle against host Bay City Central, 43-34. Gates played a key role in a contest that saw two unbeaten teams in the Saginaw Valley- Blue Conference amass more than 900 yards of offense between them. Gates accounted for […]

Beauty school abruptly closed




FLINT TWP. — For the second time in a month, a local specialty training schools has permanently closed without warning, leaving its students stranded. On Wednesday, September 28, Regency Beauty Institute closed all 79 of its campuses nationwide, including the one at 4205 Miller Road. Students arrived Thursday morning to find themselves locked out and a notice posted giving the […]

Firebirds roll to 3rd consecutive win




FLINT – After winning two of their first three games, the Ontario Hockey League’s Flint Firebirds picked up right where they left off this past weekend with another two victories, most recently a dramatic 5-4 overtime win over the Ottawa 67’s at the Dort Federal Event Center on Sunday. With less than a minute remaining in the first period, Ryan […]