PREP ROUNDUP: Hobart boys basketball edges Lowell
Josh Uhles was 10 for 10 from the free-throw line Friday night, finishing with a game-high 23 points in Hobart's 61-60 Northwest Crossroads Conference boys basketball win over Lowell.
Man sentenced in NC death of homeless man
A Wilmington 24-year-old who turned himself in and confessed to killing a homeless man will serve more than 18 years in prison.
NWI Legends honored at center
HAMMOND | A military hero, a doctor whose foot-care products turned his name into an internationally known brand, and two other Northwest Indiana natives whose efforts helped take man to the moon were added to the South Shore Wall of Legends at the Indiana Welcome Center Thursday evening.
Two 'Pseudoscorpions' Discovered in Grand Canyon Cave
Two new species of so-called pseudoscorpions have been discovered in a cave on the northern rim of the Grand Canyon. The elusive creatures, which have adapted to their lightless environment by losing their eyes, were discovered in Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument, which abuts the better-known Grand Canyon National Park. Instead, the arachnids use venom-packed stingers in their pincers to ...
Two new species of so-called pseudoscorpions have been discovered in a cave on the northern rim of the Grand Canyon.
Katy, Navasota among familiar faces at state championship
Five Houston-area football teams entered the weekend still hoping for a chance to play for a state championship. The Mustangs have the record (13-2) and the pedigree (having reached the 2012 state quarterfinals), but the team with just five varsity seasons under its belt wasn't projected to be the last one standing. The Tigers beat Cedar Hill 35-24 to claim the 2012 Division II-5A title and ...
HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL: Division 1 North-South preseason poll, players to watch
DIVISION 1 NORTH 1. St. John's Prep (17-5) ? Top-notch backcourt tandem of Ben Judson and Kareem Davis along with transfers Harry and Tommy O'Neill upfront make the Eagles a title contender. 2. Andover (19-5) ? All-Scholastics David Giribaldi and Connor Merinder are back as well as multi-sport standout E.J. Perry. 3. Cambridge (16-6) ? Standout guard Isaiah McLeod headlines a solid returning ...
HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL: Preseason EMass Top 25
Here is our preseason Top 25 boys basketball list for Eastern Mass. Please note that these are PRESEASON rankings and do not take into account anything that happened in the first week of the season.
What's America's fastest shrinking city?
Neighborhoods have disappeared in this Ohio Rust Belt town of only 65,000. The hope is the fracking boom will ignite a rebound in its steel industry.
TxDot Road Construction in East Texas
FROM TXDOT: TxDOT offices will be closed to the public Wednesday, December 24 ? Friday, December 26 for Christmas.