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. […]

New police chief to be named soon

FLINT TWP. — A new police chief will be introduced at the May 21 township board meeting and sworn in on May 22. Chief George Sippert announced his plans to retire last December, after 16 years of service. The township board voted Monday to request from its Civil Service Commission the name of the candidate eligible for the promotion. Lt. […]

BCAM announces 2018 boys’ basketball awards

AREAWIDE – Multiple area athletes were recognized for both their athletic and academic achievements over the last season in the Basketball Coaches Association of Michigan (BCAM) 2018 season awards that were published recently. Beginning with BCAM’s Best awards, which act as the BCAM’s All-State awards, Carman-Ainsworth’s Ja’Kavien Lewis was named to the Class A BCAM’s Best team while teammates Omari […]

Township clerk earns Governance credential

FLINT TOWNSHIP — Clerk Kathy Funk has taken the next step to enhance the effectiveness of her job, according to a press release. With her completion of the Michigan Townships Association’s (MTA) intensive Township Governance Academy (TGA), Funk now has access to enhanced tools and decision-making processes that will help shape her community for years to come. Funk has earned […]


SOCCER The Lady Cavs were shut out 8-0 by Bay City Western on Monday and lost 8-1 to Bay City John Glenn last Wednesday. Individual stats were not reported. Carman-Ainsworth was at Saginaw Heritage on Wednesday and is at Corunna today and Lapeer on Monday. – K.R. TENNIS 5-8-18 Powers 8, Carman-Ainsworth 0 Singles No. 1 — Alise Haddad, Powers, […]