| Dec 28, 2014
| 5:52 PM
From a flaming White House helicopter and Hurricane Charley-spawned tornadoes to Howard Hughes and Elvis, Bob Showalter has just about seen it all at Orlando Executive Airport.
Showalter's father, Howard, and two cousins took over operations at...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 8:20 PM
Severe weather slamming the southern U.S. two days before Christmas killed at least four people, flipped cars, knocked out power to thousands and damaged several homes and businesses.
In Mississippi, Gov. Phil Bryant declared an emergency for two...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:25 PM
GLENDALE — A Hoover High wrestling program that has incrementally grown over its first three seasons avoided an unexpected step back Tuesday afternoon in the Rio Hondo League opener.
A short-handed Tornadoes team with aspirations of reaching a...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Power companies managed to restore electricity to thousands of people in Mississippi on Wednesday, a day after a powerful storm swept through the southeastern U.S. and killed four people.
About 6,000 people were without power after the storm Tuesday but...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 8:36 PM
BURBANK — The Burbank High girls’ water polo team opened Pacific League play Wednesday against Hoover with a number of starters out of action.
“Because they didn’t show up to practice I benched them for the game,” Burbank...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 8:08 PM
GLENDALE — In the most basic of terms, depth equated to a difference of 24 points between the La Caņada and Hoover high wrestling teams in Rio Hondo League action Thursday afternoon.
Yet, perhaps more than points, stature and a potential playoff...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 3:54 PM
Travelers got an early Christmas present from Mother Nature on Wednesday when a cold front that forecasters feared could have dumped up to 6 inches of snow over Chicago’s airports moved farther east and waned as temperatures rose.
| Jan 12, 2015
| 10:29 AM
South Florida, including the Keys, is 'the waterspout capital of the world'
South Florida may be the waterspout capital of the world, but fewer than average were reported in 2014, possibly a result of a lack of moisture in the atmosphere, forecasters...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 10:23 PM
BURBANK — Written on the dry erase board of the Providence High boys’ basketball team’s locker room were four notes about a Hoover squad that the Pioneers had to face in the championship game of the 26th annual Paul Sutton Tipoff...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 4:44 PM
A powerful storm pummeling Northern California with heavy rain and wind gusts of more than 100 mph could bring isolated waterspouts and small tornadoes to the Southern California coast.
The storm is expected to reach the area at about 1 a.m. Friday...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 10:13 PM
BURBANK — There wasn’t much that Hoover High goalie Gabriela Perez didn’t do for her team in its opening game of the Burbank High girls’ water polo tournament Friday afternoon.
Perez halted more than 10 shots on goal, nabbed a few...