Transgender boy wins controversial girls state title
CYPRESS, Texas (AP) — Mack Beggs had just won a state wrestling title Saturday in a category he didn't want to be in. But instead of wallowing in a debate about what should or should not have happened this weekend at the…
Landscape Design: Seven Tips for Beginners
Whether your yard needs new plantings or a complete refresh, here are seven, must-know landscape design tips for the perfect garden.
Head-on crash on Route 161 claims life of Centralia man
Head-on crash on Route 161 claims life of Centralia man Written by Kelly Jo Ross ~ Breese Journal Reporter Francis Kennedy A Centralia man died last Wednesday morning following a head-on crash on Illinois Route 161 between Bartelso and Germantown According to the Clinton County Sheriff’s Department, on July 12 at approximately 11:40 a.m., Francis Kennedy, 76, was eastbound on Route 161 and Connie Loepker, 55, of Germantown was westbound on Route 161 “At approximately six-tenths of a mile west of Red Fox Lane, Kennedy’s vehicle swerved into the lane of Loepker’s vehicle, striking Loepker head-on,” the sheriff’s department stated. Kennedy’s vehicle continued easterly for approximately 156 feet, coming to rest partially in the eastbound lane…
Tips on How Proper Pruning Can Help Maintain Healthy Trees
Proper pruning is the key to a maintaining a healthy tree. Terry Ettinger shares how that can be done -- the right way -- in this Going Green report.
Cold case: What happened to Raleigh’s bust of Abe Lincoln?
For about 130 years, a bust of Abraham Lincoln that was given to the African-American residents of Raleigh in 1865 was a fixture in St. Paul A.M.E. Church downtown. Two decades ago, it disappeared.
Catalogue of Strange Fish by Kate Potts
From the unfathomed, farthest away from the light, from the sea’s
How is Coach K's health?
Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski has some fun when News & Observer photojournalist Chuck Liddy asks him about his health.
The Original Farmers Market hosts spring gourmet grocers’ open house
The Original Farmers Market at Third & Fairfax will host a spring open house event for grocery shoppers...
Kamiak sophomore wins 4 events
Courtesy of: Jen Dumas Simone Dumas-Guzman, a sophomore at Kamiak High School, took first place in her age group in the beam, vault, bars and all-around events at the Washington State Optional Championships March 17-20 in Vancouver. Dumas-Guzman, a Level 8 gymnast, also took third in the floor event and was fourth across all age groups. She was one of eight gymnasts selected to represent Washington at the Region 2 Championships April 7-9 in Boise, Idaho.
Odetta Johnson out as NCCU campus police chief
Johnson's employment with the university ended on Monday, April 17. School names Connie Bullock as interim replacement.