| Mar 3, 2014
| 1:19 PM
It was the ultimate daring "Oh no! Oh yes!" play from his coach's perspective. In short, it was quintessential Lonnie Swinton.
With his Bruton High Panthers leading by two points early in overtime of the 2A East Region boys basketball semifinals...
| Mar 9, 2014
People love to hate Walmart.
The world's largest retailer often gets kicked around for its nightmare customer service.
A new retail report ranking the best and worst stores confirms it. The American Customer Satisfaction Index surveyed more than 11,...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 3:41 PM
"Watch out for Kapri Doucet taking the ball to the basket off of the dribble from the wing."
It's unlikely Prince Edward County had any such notation about Doucet, a Bruton High senior, in its scouting report before the 2A East Region boys basketball...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Seven players were selected this afternoon to play in the Florida Athletic Coaches Association Girls/Boys Basketball All-Star Classic.
The games will be played Saturday at the Indian River State College gym in Ft. Pierce. The girls game wills start at...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Considering Scott Joyner won 256 games and five Bay Rivers District titles, made three state tournament appearances and won a Group AA state championship as Bruton High's boys basketball coach, his explanation about hiring Joe Dillard as his assistant...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 12:48 PM
For a Dillard girls basketball team that prided itself on continuing on the program's tradition without a true superstar this season, Briana Green was the closest thing.
Never was the 5-foot-11 senior forward's skill and talent more evident than in...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Preventing and managing chronic diseases has taken center stage with local health systems trying to control costs and improve outcomes for patients.
Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital offers free diabetes management classes on the second and fourth...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Unable to raise the kind of campaign money Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner has collected, state Sen. Kirk Dillard has turned to the checkbook of his running mate.
Since October, state Rep. Jil Tracy and members of her family have provided...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Ask any of the four Republican governor candidates why they're running, and they'll quickly tick off a list of Illinois' perceived ills under Gov. Pat Quinn and the state's Democratic legislative leadership.
Dig a bit deeper and they'll each cite the...
| Feb 21, 2014
As Kirk Dillard travels the state campaigning for the Republican governor nomination, he laments the razor-thin defeat in his last primary election fight, offering audiences the message of a politician who could have been a contender if only he'd...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 10:42 AM
The most intriguing girls basketball regional semifinal on Tuesday has to be four-time defending state champion Dillard at Coconut Creek.
Creek has won two of the teams' three matchups this season, including the district championship at home 69-40 on...