Tree removal highlights changes to Warwick Hills

Established in 1957 and rebuilt in 1968 by renowned architect Joe Lee, Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club has seen its fair share of PGA Tour events. The course was host to Michigan’s only PGA Tour event, the Buick Open, from 1958 to 1969 and again from 1977 to 2009. Both Tiger Woods and Billy Mayfair jointly hold the course […]

Clubhouse tickets for Ally Challenge near sellout

GRAND BLANC — Tournament officials announced last week that World Golf Hall of Fame members Vijay Singh and Colin Montgomerie, along with major champion and holder of 11 PGA TOUR Champions titles Tom Lehman have committed to play in the inaugural The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren, scheduled for September 13 – 16 at historic Warwick Hills Golf & Country […]

Soccer team swamps Bay City Central

BAY CITY — Carman-Ainsworth defeated Bay City Central 6-0 on Tuesday. Wallace Hill and Tommy Taylor scored a pair of goals each. Zain Shukairy and Adonis Encarnacion added one each. The Cavaliers tied Clio 3-3 last Wednesday. Omar Abdalla found the net twice and Hill scored once. Carman-Ainsworth is 4-0-1 to start the season. The Cavaliers were at Bay City […]

Cavs defeat Midland to remain unbeaten

MIDLAND – The Carman- Ainsworth football team improved to 2-0 after a 21-7 win over Midland at Northwood University last Thursday. The game was originally slated to take place at Midland High School but was moved because a lightning strike rendered Midland’s field unusable days before the game. The Cavs found themselves playing from behind early on after falling behind […]

Volleyball team tripped in Romeo tournament

ROMEO – The Lady Cavaliers went 2-3 in the Romeo Varsity Volleyball Tournament on August 29. Carman- Ainsworth’s run through the tournament ended in the Silver semifinals, where it lost to Rochester 26-24, 7-25, 10-15. Opening in pool play, Carman- Ainsworth lost to Utica 8-25, 22-25 and Div. 1 top-ranked Lake Orion 12-25, 9-25. The Lady Cavs then beat Chippewa […]

Ramp closure at Bristol and I-75

FLINT TWP. — The Genesee County Road Commission is reminding drivers about a closure in Flint Township. Starting Sept. 4, the I-75 exit ramp to westbound Bristol Road (116B) closed for construction. The exit ramp closure for a bridge replacement project is expected to be in place until October 8. The road commission says drivers should exit off I-75 southbound […]

Johnson receives national award for promoting organ donation

GRAND BLANC TWP. — The national organ donation advocacy group Donate Life America recently awarded Secretary of State Ruth Johnson its DMV Innovation Award for her and her office’s efforts to promote organ donation and encourage people to join the state’s donor registry. Johnson praised and thanked Secretary of State staff, Aug. 28, during the announcement at the Flint Area […]

In brief

Black History Month nominees sought FLINT — The Genesee District Library is accepting nominations for individuals and organizations to be honored at the annual Black History Month Brunch. The Advisory Committee, which is comprised of members of GDL administration and staff, Board of Trustees and the community at large will accept nominations until Sept. 30 at: www.thegdl.org/component/rsform/ form/13-black-history-month-brunch-honoree nomination. Details: […]

Tribute concert at The Capitol Theatre helps violence victims find their voice

FLINT — Cherisse Bradley has dedicated her life to empowering women by providing creative methods to healing. “I Found My Voice changed my life,” says participant-turned-facilitator Felicia McGhee. Impacting the community for five years with her non-profit organization, this year’s tribute concert, Sept. 28, will take place in the newly restored Capitol Theatre. With the community in full support of […]

Genesee County PGA Junior League All Star Team wins State Champions

The State Champion Genesee County PGA Junior League All Star Team was made up of Warwick Juniors: Robert Burns, Kate Brody, Tyler Brody, Andrew Delzer and Henry Delzer. Flint GC Juniors: Alayna Friedt, Leandro Pinili, Lorenzo Pinili, and Ryan O’Rourke. Spring Meadows CC Junior: Riley Carroll. Captained by Warwick Hills PGA Professional Doug Brody. The Genesee County All Star Team […]