| Jan 23, 2012
| 10:19 AM
Sustained silent reading, also known as “SSR,” is a program that every student, teacher and administrator at SMSA takes part in.
The SSR program has been adopted to promote reading for enjoyment and as a life skill. Three times a week, ...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 12:30 PM
SCHERERVILLE – Brianne Corral is the kind of woman who, after practicing Brazilian jiu jitsu with men twice her size for hours, will run up and down her driveway carrying 60-pound sandbags hoisted over her shoulder. For fun.
Afterward, she might...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 7:40 AM
NASCAR week in Las Vegas brings with it the entertainment stock car fans love, including shows and country music. Enter Bill Engvall, the comedian from the “Blue Collar Comedy” troupe, who makes a stop at Treasure Island on Friday, Mar. 6....
| Feb 20, 2015
| 8:32 AM
If you're ready for a night of fun with a standup guy then look no further than the Genesse Theatre.
Some people are just born lucky — they become renaissance men and women with a grace and ease that could make people jealous. Rodney Carrington is...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:29 AM
Cable giant Viacom Inc. has restructured its large portfolio of TV channels while expanding the responsibilities of veteran programming executive Doug Herzog.
Herzog now will oversee the MTV, VH-1 and Logo channels in addition to two popular networks...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 1:00 PM
One of the last of the MTV originals -- a man who helped introduce the world to "Beavis & Butthead," "The Real World," "Jackass," "The Osbournes," "Jersey Shore," and an infamous question posed to President Clinton: "Is it boxers or briefs?" -- is leaving...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 7:49 AM
I don't know about you, but I never feel like I have enough time to get things done.
Maybe that explains my lifelong obsession with timepieces. As a child, I used to watch (no pun intended), mesmerized, as my parents’ big Seth Thomas No. 2...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 10:00 PM
As we get older, it’s interesting to watch as our children grow up and forge their career paths as adults. We are fortunate to live in a place where our kids are educated well and encouraged to take their dreams and make them a reality.
This is the...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 4:55 PM
If Erin Toughill rakes in winnings on "Steve Austin's Broken Skull Challenge," she hopes to use them to protect skulls much more fragile than her own.
The Costa Mesa resident, a full-time boxing trainer, is among the contestants this season on the...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 4:30 AM
Lee Ann Womack, the Grammy-winning country singer, says her latest album grew out of a question: What kind of music would she make if she weren't concerned with marketing or radio play or what her peers are doing?
On "The Way I'm Livin'," her first...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 7:28 PM
Carrie Underwood has revealed something at the Country Music Assn. Awards that fans have been wondering since she announced her pregnancy: She's having a boy!
Underwood let the information slip onstage while she and fellow country crooner Brad Paisley...