Crafters giving back

FLINT — Would you like to join other crafters using your skills to give back to your community? Flint Handmade Gives Back: Crafting for Charity, hosted by The Local Grocer, 601 Martin L. King Ave. The final quarterly event supporting local charities is on Dec. 18 at 5:30 p.m. (Making Cards for Hurley Kids). Creatives, couples, friends and family are […]

Hearing Solutions celebrates Grand Opening

FLINT TWP. — Your Hearing Solution, formerly known as Fluke Hearing, recently celebrated its grand opening, after Owner Steve Sluka purchased the business and its four office locations, including the company’s headquarters, located within the Genesee Valley Center shopping mall. Sluka and the team at Your Hearing Solution are committed to “helping people lead fuller lives through better hearing.” The […]

MDHHS adds X-linked Adrenoleukodystrophy and Adenosine Deaminase Deficiency to newborn screening panel

LANSING — As of Oct. 7, Michigan babies with X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy (X-ALD) and severe combined immunodeficiency caused by adenosine deaminase deficiency (ADA-SCID) can be diagnosed early thanks to the addition of X-ALD and ADA-SCID to the state’s newborn screening panel. Newborn screening is a public health program required by Michigan law to identify babies with rare but serious disorders, like […]

Craft Show

GRAND BLANC — GBHS HOSA (Future Health Professionals) is sponsoring a craft show Nov. 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.at Grand Blanc High School, 12500 Holly Road. Vendor spots (10×8) $95 ($90 if signed up before Nov. 1). Admission fee $2.50. Details: E-mail Joe Smetanka at smetankacraftshows@gmail.com or 810-658-0440. This event is expected to feature healthcare related program activities […]

Cavaliers fall in district opener

SWARTZ CREEK – Carman- Ainsworth’s soccer season came to a close last Wednesday when the Cavaliers were handed a 2-0 loss against Swartz Creek in the Div. 1 district opener. Brady Taylor scored both goals for the Dragons. Swartz Creek was eliminated in the district semifinal in a 9-1 loss against Oxford on Tuesday. The Bobcats shut out Flushing 8-0 […]

Lady Cavs compete in SVL golf Championship

SAGINAW – The Carman-Ainsworth girls’ golf team closed out its season at the Saginaw Valley League championship at Saginaw Public Golf Course last Thursday. Grand Blanc won the SVL championship, followed by Flint Powers in second and Davison in third. Abbi Pelky led the Lady Cavs with a 131, while Serenity Cooper finished with a 134. Michaela Hitchcock carded a […]

Lady Cavaliers ready for New Lothrop Tournament

MT. MORRIS – The Carman- Ainsworth volleyball team was slated to play in Saturday’s tournament at Mt. Morris High School, but scores and stats were not provided before press deadlines. The Lady Cavaliers continue their season at the New Lothrop Tournament this Saturday at 9 a.m. Carman-Ainsworth will resume league play when it hosts Davison on Tuesday at 7 p.m.

Cavs can’t top Lightning

LAPEER – The Carman-Ainsworth football team failed to pull a major upset on Friday night, losing to Lapeer 49-12. The Lightning struck first with a 30-yard touchdown pass from Cam LaBelle to Brian Brown on the game’s first possession, giving Lapeer a 7-0 lead at the 9:32 mark. Justin Pohl took the ball right back for the Lightning, recovering a […]

Cavaliers 11th, 15th at annual Kayla O’Mara Invite

GOODRICH – The Carman- Ainsworth boys’ cross country team took 11th with 294, while the Lady Cavaliers were 15th with 443 at the annual Kayla O’Mara Invite at Goodrich on Saturday. Hartland won the boys race with 86, Fenton was second with 91 and Linden was third with 105. On the girls’ side, Flushing was first with 67, Fenton second […]

Lions find new way to lose

Fat Guy Corner

The fact the Detroit Lions lost on Monday Night Football 23-22 to the Green Bay Packers is not a shocker by any means. We have seen that football script before with the Lions, have we not? The Lions kicked five field goals and should have scored touchdowns against Green Bay for the victory. However, the officials became the main story. […]