2018-04-26

Cavs’ softball drops both games to Lapeer



SAGINAW – The Carman-Ainsworth softball team was scheduled to play at Saginaw Heritage on Monday, however, scores and stats were not reported prior to press deadlines. The Lady Cavaliers hosted Lapeer last Friday and lost both ends, 16-0 and 17-0. Registering hits on the night were Morgan Sherrer, Makala McDaniels and Jada Balck. Fanning three in the circle was Sydney […]

Cavs lose to Heritage in eight inning affair



FLINT TWP. — The Carman- Ainsworth baseball team lost to Saginaw Heritage 6-5 in eight innings on Monday. No stats or details were reported prior to press deadlines. Last Friday, Lapeer swept Carman- Ainsworth in a doubleheader, winning 1-0 and 5-0. In Game One, the Cavaliers outhit Lapeer 7-2, but still managed to tally the loss. In Game Two, Carman-Ainsworth […]

ROUNDUP



SOCCER The Lady Cavs were shutout by Davison on Monday, 9-0. Individual stats were not reported prior to press deadlines. Last Friday, Carman-Ainsworth was edged out by Owosso, 2-1. The game was held even at 1-1 at halftime. Destinee Lester had Carman- Ainsworth’s lone goal at 17:29 in the first half. Keeper Taylor Williams recorded five saves. Carman-Ainsworth hosts Flint […]

Golf Outings



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YES M’AM



McLaren’s Imaging Center has just added a three-dimensional breast exam machine that will detect problems earlier and make mammograms easier to read and more accurate. (see full story and more photos on the Living page).

Triple Threat: Power, Payload & Fuel Economy

NEW FORD F-150 POWER STROKE DIESEL HAS BEST-IN-CLASS EPA-ESTIMATED 30 MPG HIGHWAY FUEL ECONOMY RATING

The 2018 Ford F-150’s first 3.0-liter Power Stroke diesel engine officially boasts EPA-estimated ratings of 30 mpg highway, 22 mpg city and 25 mpg combined. These are the highest EPA-estimated ratings available in a full-size pickup truck. These benchmark figures are the result of more than a decade of work developing a lightweight high-strength, military-grade, aluminum-alloy body, a 10-speed SelectShift […]

Twp. board second reading of amended traffic ordinance




FLINT TWP. – To comply with more changes in state law, the township board is once again revising its controversial Traffic Safety Ordinance. The ordinance prohibiting solicitation in the street, was based on the Michigan Traffic Code and was first passed in January 2015 to counter a growing problem with panhandlers on street corners. Effective March 1, 2015, the ordinance […]

2018-04-26 E-Edition

Problems with fire department pagers plague county



GENESEE COUNTY — Issues with new pagers going in and out of service have frustrated firefighters in Genesee County for months and has now prompted 911 to reprogram the devices as a possible solution. Last summer, the Genesee County 911 Consortium purchased 800 new pagers for all of the firefighters in the county at a cost of $450,000. The new […]

County board votes to put arts millage on August ballot




GENESEE COUNTY — County residents will be asked to approve a .96 mill proposal in the Aug. 7 primary to raise $8.7 million annually for the Flint Cultural Center and the arts throughout Genesee County. The Genesee County Board of Commissioners voted April 23 to place the tax proposal on the August ballot after the group Citizens for a Better […]