Mark Farner and band to kick-off 50th anniversary tour

FLINT — Mark Farner’s American Band will officially kick off his 50th Anniversary tour in his hometown, at the famous Capitol Theatre. Farner, a Lapeer-native, is one of the founding members, lead singer, lead guitarist, and wrote more than 90 percent of the Grand Funk music catalog. He has always been known as the energetic driving force on stage, the […]

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Genesee County Relay for Life to hold kickoff Feb. 25 FLINT TWP. — The Genesee County Relay for Life will hold its kickoff event Feb. 25, 6-7:30 p.m., at Flint Central Church of the Nazarene, 1261 W. Bristol Rd. The event is open to the public. Details: Email Deborah.Pavone@cancer.org or visit www.relayforlife.org/geneseecountymi. Also, save the date for this year’s Relay […]

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Cavs win 10th straight, await SVL Championship

FLINT TWP. – The Carman- Ainsworth boys’ basketball team won its tenth-straight game Tuesday night, blowing out Fenton 64-44. Most of the damage was dealt in the first quarter, as the Cavaliers jumped out to a 15-3 lead. Fenton battled back in the second, cutting the score to 30-16 by halftime. Carman-Ainsworth cruised to victory in the second half, outscoring […]

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Fat Guy Corner

The Super Bowl of NASCAR is over and Denny Hamlin was the winner for the second time in four years. I said last week I would watch the last 10 laps and I exceeded that by watching the last 24. The last 10 laps were hindered, however, by a 21-car pileup started by Paul Menard. The final 20 laps featured […]

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Carman-Ainsworth students design, build, program robot

FLINT — After six tiring weeks of almost nonstop work, the student members of Megatron Oracles (Big MO) FIRST® Team 314 were able to step away from their robot and prepare for their first competition. At 11:59 p.m., Feb. 19, FIRST® Team 314, as well as more than 3,500 FIRST® Robotics Competition (FRC) teams throughout the world, stopped work on […]

Cavs fall in individual wrestling regionals

CLARKSTON – The Carman- Ainsworth wrestling team had two wrestlers compete at the Div. 1 individual regional tournament at Clarkston last Saturday. Both Jacob Durbin at 152 lbs. and Trevon Bennett at 285 qualified after placing fourth and first, respectively, at last week’s individual district tournament at Bay City Western. Durbin began his day with a loss to Lake Orion […]