Police bid farewell to retiring detective

FLINT TWP. — Before there was Google, or Wikipedia or other readily accessible online information sources, the Flint Township Police Department had its very own fountain of trivia knowledge in the person of Detective Richard Pinter, said Police Chief George Sippert, in his lighthearted remarks at Pinter’s retirement ceremony Monday night. In addition to being an outstanding officer, “Ricki-pedia,’” who […]

Cavaliers knock off Saginaw

FLINT – Carman-Ainsworth boys’ basketball picked upped its most impressive win of the season to date with a 52-45 victory over Saginaw Tuesday night. The Cavaliers got off to a fast start by outscoring Saginaw 13-4 in the opening quarter. Carman-Ainsworth stretched its lead to 10 at 27-17 with a 14-13 scoring edge in the second. Saginaw trimmed its deficit […]

Twp. board supports Flint River Project

FLINT TWP. — The Flint River has gained national notoriety for its role in the Flint water contamination crisis but there is a movement underway to boost the image of the 78.3-mile-long waterway that flows through Lapeer, Genesee and Saginaw counties. The Flint River Water Trail (FRWT), National Water Trail Designation Planning Project is seeking a National Water Trail Designation […]

Cavaliers finish sixth at Genesee county meet

FENTON – The Carman-Ainsworth boys’ swim competed against 10 teams on Friday and Saturday in the annual Genesee County Meet held at Fenton, where they finished sixth with 114 points. Carman-Ainsworth did not have any eligible divers for Thursday’s diving competition. Divers are required to have 11 dives. Grand Blanc finished first with 588.5, picking up its 27th title in […]

Sloan opens ‘Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition’

Features more than 100 relics from famed ship

FLINT — For the first time in its history, the Sloan Museum has opened up their anticipated “Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition,” for visitors to take a walk through room replicas and displays of items preserved from aboard the ill-fated vessel. The exhibition, which had its first showing on Friday, runs through May 21, and comes with a long list of […]

Lady Cavaliers up record to 10-2

SAGINAW – The Carman- Ainsworth girls’ basketball team faced two tough opponents in Saginaw High and Saginaw Arthur Hill over the past week, setting aside Saginaw 60-42 Tuesday and Arthur Hill 58-42 last Friday. Destiny Strother continues to run the table for the Lady Cavs pouring in 25 points against Arthur Hill and had 17 against Saginaw in the 60-41 […]

Police seeking alleged shooter

FLINT TWP. — On Monday, January 23, at approximately 8:32 am, Flint Township Police responded to the 2500 block of McCollum Ave. for a report of unknown trouble. While investigating at the scene, officers were advised that a 39-year-old male arrived at a local hospital with a gunshot wound. It was determined that the gunshot wound was sustained during the […]


WRESTLING Mt. Morris Team Tournament1-21-17 CARMAN-AINSWORTH 6, CLIO 69103: Double Forfeit112: Kaden Mittler (CLIO) over (CA) by forfeit119: Drew Hutchinson (CLIO) over Jacob Yost (CA) by fall 1:52125: Chase Beecher (CLIO) over Cheng Yang (CA) by fall 1:22130: Tristan Vance (CLIO) over Clifford Boxley Jr (CA) by fall 5:00135: Jacob Smith (CLIO) over Kenyon Jackson (CA) by fall 3:38140: Garrett […]

Motown cover band to headline GDL Black History Month Brunch

GENESEE COUNTY — The Genesee District Library will present the 16th Annual Black History Month Brunch at 10 a.m. Saturday, February 11 at the Genesys Conference & Banquet Center in Grand Blanc. Part of the proceeds from the event will benefit the Genesee District Library’s Summer Reading Challenge for kids and teens. The brunch will feature Detroit Motown cover band […]

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