Stamp Out Hunger food drive this weekend

GENESEE COUNTY — On the second Saturday in May (May 12), fill a bag with nonperishable food and leave it near your mailbox. Your letter carrier will collect your donation and deliver it to a local food bank or pantry. Every second Saturday in May, letter carriers in more than 10,000 cities and towns across America collect the goodness and […]

MCC 60th Student Art Show May 11-June 8

FLINT — The Mott Community College Art and Design program will host the 60th Annual Student Art Show May 11 through June 8, in the Visual Arts & Design Center on the main campus in Flint. This exhibition, featuring close to 200 works by MCC students, showcases their creative pursuits in drawing, painting, sculpture, illustration, printmaking, photography and graphic design […]

MCC’s Law Enforcement Regional Training Academy Winter Class Graduation is May 3

FLINT — The Mott Community College (MCC) Law Enforcement Regional Training Academy (LERTA) graduated 19 recruit, May 3, in a ceremony on the main campus at 1401 E. Court Street in Flint. The keynote address was given by Timothy Bourgeois, MCOLES Executive Director. Graduating from the Winter 2018 term were: Eric Abbey, Nicholas Clinton, Brian Compeau, Sarah Conquest, Mark Cox, […]

In brief

Great day for the Carman- Ainsworth Instrumental Music Department. FLINT TWP. — The Carman-Ainsworth High School Concert Band and Symphony Band and the Carman-Ainsworth Middle School 8th Grade Band participated in the Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association Festival May 2-4 at Garden City High School. Symphony Band received a 1 overall rating and 1 in sight-reading; the highest level. […]


More than 350 Carman-Ainsworth students and their dates walked the red carpet at their high school prom on Saturday held at the historic Lafayette Grande banquet facility in downtown Pontiac. “A Night in Hollywood” was the theme and included a replica of the famous Hollywood letters sign as a backdrop for keepsake photos. Florals and embellished mermaid gowns were popular […]

Cavs compete in Genesee County tourney

GRAND BLANC – The Carman- Ainsworth boys’ golf team competed at the Genesee County Tournament on Monday at Atlas Valley Golf Club in Grand Blanc, placing 18th overall with a 474. In first was Flint Powers with a 300, followed by Grand Blanc in second with a 321 and Lapeer in third with a 330. Goodrich was fourth with 334, […]

Twp. board amends traffic safety ordinance

FLINT TWP. — The township board has revised its controversial Traffic Safety Ordinance to comply with changes in state law. The ordinance prohibiting solicitation in the street, was based on the Michigan Traffic Code and was first passed in January 2015 to address a growing problem with panhandlers on street corners. Effective March 1, 2015, the ordinance regulated interference with […]

Carman-Ainsworth baseball continues season

FLINT TWP. – The Cavaliers were slated to play at Bay City Central on Monday night and to host Bay City John Glenn on Tuesday, but no scores or details were reported. The VIEW is currently attempting to contact Carman- Ainsworth’s stat keeper. Please contact Joe Oster at joster@mihompaper.com. Carman-Ainsworth hosts Flint Powers Catholic tonight at 4 p.m.

Board delays medical marijuana licensing ordinance again

FLINT TWP. — Advocates of licensed medical marijuana facilities being located in Flint Township will have to wait a few more months for a decision by the township board. For the third time since March, the township board voted to delay approval of the medical marijuana licensing facilities ordinance that would establish rules for state-authorized businesses to operate in the […]

Lady Cavs lose tough twin bill to John Glenn

BAY CITY – The Cavaliers’ softball team traveled to Bay City John Glenn on Tuesday and fell to the Bobcats, 13-3, 8-7. Stats were not reported prior to deadlines. The Carman-Ainsworth softball hosted Bay City Central on Monday, losing 23-2 and 20-1. Stats were not made available. Carman-Ainsworth is at Flint Powers Catholic today and at Mt. Morris on Saturday. […]