Morrish student uses water fountain mishap as catalyst for positive change at school

MUNDY TOWNSHIP – Morrish Elementary School third-grader Carolyn Wistuba knew there had to be a better way to fill water bottles at school. “She had spilled water all over the hall while trying to fill up her water bottle at the drinking fountain,” said Stephanie Lang, art and technology teacher. “While we were cleaning it up, she asked how we […]

Sloan Museum Auto Fair moving to Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad

FLINT – Planning is underway for the 46th annual Sloan Museum Auto Fair happening June 23-24, and is presented by Genisys Credit Union. This year’s event will be held at Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad. It’s a great opportunity to enjoy rare, collectible cars in a beautiful, historic setting. While Sloan anticipates returning to the Flint Cultural Center and Sloan […]

62nd Annual Flint Regional Science Fair March 16-29, 2018

FLINT — Registration for the Flint Regional Science Fair is still possible until March 13 with a $10 late fee. The 62nd Annual Flint Regional Science Fair is March 16-19, on the campus of Kettering University in Flint. FRSF is a great way for students in grades 4-12 from Genesee and seven neighboring counties to the east, north and west, to be engaged in […]

In brief

Church hosting euchre tournament FLINT TWP. — St. George Eastern Orthodox Church, 5191 Lennon Road, is sponsoring a Euchre tournament on March 9. Registration is at 6:30 p.m. and play begins at 7 p.m. Details: 810-732- 0720. — R.S. March library events FLINT TWP. — The Genesee District Library Genesee Valley Center branch (Sears Wing) will host a LOL Emoji […]

CAMS robotics team repeat state championship, seeking donations for trip to World competition

FLINT TWP. — For the second year in a row, Mo’ Peeps, the VEX robotics team at Carman-Ainsworth Middle School, has won the state championship and earned the right to compete at the World Championship April 25-28. in Louisville, Kentucky. MO’ Peeps shared the state championship title with alliance partner, the Steel Pigeons of Cranbrook Schools in Bloomfield Hills. The […]

Allegiant airlines announces two new routes from Flint

FLINT— Allegiant on Wednesday announced service to two new cities from Flint: Fort Lauderdale, Florida and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. To celebrate, the company, known for its exceptional travel deals, is offering introductory one-way fares on the new routes for as low as $58, if purchased by Thursday. Seats are limited. Price includes taxes and fees. Fares are one way […]

Twp. board approves DDA, CIAs, appoints members

FLINT TWP. — The township board on March 5, adopted an ordinance to create a Downtown Development Authority and passed resolutions to establish a Corridor Improvement Authority for both Beecher and Bristol roads. The ordinance and resolutions will take effect after publication in a local newspaper. Their content including district boundaries, can be read on the township website at www.flinttownship.org. […]

Lady Cavs win district, advance to regional final

DAVISON – The Carman-Ainsworth girls’ basketball team set aside Davison 63-44 in the regional semifinal on Tuesday. The Cavaliers grabbed a massive 22-6 lead in the first frame and never looked back, extending it to 40-22 by halftime. Carman-Ainsworth then edged out Davison 23-22 in the second half to take the win. The Lady Cavs took down the reigning Class […]

District Champs!

The Carman-Ainsworth girls’ varsity basketball team clinched the Class A district title at home Friday after knocking out defending state champs Flushing 63-45. See the full story in Sports on Page 12.

Cavaliers boys advance to district semis in rout

FLINT—The Carman-Ainsworth boys’ basketball team advanced to the district semifinals after defeating Fenton 68-21 at home in the quarterfinals Monday night. The Cavaliers opened the game on a 25-3 run and never looked back, only allowing 18 points for the rest of the contest. Carman-Ainsworth shot 57 percent from the field, including 8-for-17 from behind the arc. The Cavs also […]