Time capsule placed by Paul Revere & Samuel Adams unearthed in Boston
By Todd Leopold and Kevin Conlon (CNN) ? A time capsule buried by patriots Samuel Adams and Paul Revere more than two centuries ago was unearthed Thursday in Boston. The box-shaped capsule was placed by the Revolutionary-era duo in a cornerstone of the Massachusetts State House in 1795, the year construction began on the building, [?]
Leopold school district cancels classes due to illness
Students in the Leopold, Mo. School District will not have class on Friday, Dec. 12.
Bullets heard going off as crews battled large fire at Union Co. hunting club
Crews are battling a large fire at the Arrowhead Lodge Hunting Club in Union County, Ill.
Leopold's serves as Savannah's ice cream oasis
Leopold's Ice Cream is a local institution in Savannah. Founded in 1919 by three brothers from Greece, the place brings back memories of the old-fashioned ice cream parlor. I had the hot fudge sundae: coffee chocolate chip and vanilla ice cream, with hot fudge, whipped cream and cherries. So...
The Cuddly Critter Killing Europe?s Harbor Porpoises
When dead and mutilated harbor porpoises began washing ashore on the coast of the Netherlands in 2006, marine biologists thought North Sea fishers had killed the animals. But now they have identified the true culprits: gray seals.
"Driving While Black" : there's an app for that
Driving While Black is a new app that is intended for anyone of any race who feels targeted by police.
New report shows local food economy expanding
AMES ? Iowa?s local food economy is growing more vigorously than expected, according to a two?year evaluation from the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture. The report also shows how modest public investment in the work of local food coordinators contributes to job creation in the state.
NHL-National Hockey League roundup
Nov 15 (The Sports Xchange) - The Columbus Blue Jackets acquired defenseman Jordan Leopold from the St. Louis Blues on Saturday in exchange for a 2016 fifth-round draft pick. Leopold, 34, was acquired by the Blues from the Buffalo Sabres in March 2013. He had one goal and seven assists in 49 regular season games and added one assist in 12 playoff games with St. Louis. The Blues also recalled ...
Utahn helping in the West's battle against cheatgrass
Boise, Idaho : A century-long losing battle has been waged in the West against an invasive weed that is responsible for massive wildfires and threatens native species and rangeland. Now, some 65 years after famed naturalist Aldo Leopold summed up the...
Music teacher announces pregnancy with "Frozen" song parody
Ashley Miller, a music teacher at the Leopold School District, announced her pregnancy to family, friends, and co-workers in a unique way. Miller sang a parody from the hit Disney animated musical "Frozen" and posted it on YouTube.