| May 29, 2012
| 3:56 AM
The ACC soon could be under siege. If Big 12 officials meeting this week decide to expand, Florida State and Clemson are potential targets, and if the Seminoles and Tigers exit, others could follow.
Their motivation? Money, of course, real or imagined,...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 7:57 PM
The Tri-State Ravens Nest 12 held its 13th annual Player of the Year Banquet on Saturday evening, recognizing five individuals, including two area athletes and Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta.
Greencastle-Antrim’s Nathan Hykes and South...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Another strike against California when it comes to hosting businesses and boosting careers: A list ranking the country's 200 largest metropolitan areas on those scores doesn't have a lot of good news for the Golden State.
Half of the bottom 10 cities are...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 3:22 PM
Many hands have wrung over the dark and dystopian literature teens are devouring in droves, from the "Twilight" series and "Thirteen Reasons Why" to the "Hunger Games" trilogy.
"Devine Intervention" is not that kind of book. It is funny and wry and...
| Jul 11, 2012
History will remember Mitt Romney's attempt to oust Barack Obama as President of the United States as the tipping point of the marriage equality movement.
Some will credit Joe Biden's "blunder" or Barack Obama's assertion that "gay couples should be able...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 12:51 AM
Author Stephen Covey, whose "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" sold more than 20 million copies, died Monday at Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center, a hospital spokeswoman said.
He was 79.
Covey's family issued a statement, reported by CNN...
| Jul 17, 2012
Stephen R. Covey, a former Brigham Young University business professor who blended personal self-help and management theory in a massive bestseller, "The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People," died Monday at a hospital in Idaho Falls, Idaho. He was 79....
| Jul 25, 2012
| 4:39 PM
Imagine if not one, but three, athletes from the same community were selected to the U.S. Olympic team. Now imagine if all three were together in the same sport under the Team USA umbrella.
That's exactly what Alan Knipe, David McKienzie and Russell...
| Jul 28, 2012
| 11:27 PM
The Imperial Valley has established itself as a community that produces exceptional softball talent, and the 2012 softball season was no exception.
One of the main factors of the consistent production of stellar softball players in the Valley is the...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Something was missing for the Navy football team as it prepared last spring for the 2011 season. The practices were quieter, and for those on defense, a little too easy. What was missing — in retrospect, who was missing — was longtime...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 1:39 PM
Fourth in a series exploring the April 26-28 NFL draft. Next: Guards.
As many as five offensive tackles could be chosen in the first round, which might say more about the NFL's desperation for blockers than it says about the quality of talent in the...