| 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, ...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 3:00 PM
Media giant Viacom Inc. on Monday announced a round of layoffs and restructuring that will result in it booking $785 million in special expenses in its recently ended quarter.
A Viacom spokesman declined to say how many people would be laid off.
| Apr 2, 2015
| 10:58 AM
A late-night glimpse of a Pentecostal church while he was walking his dog inspired country singer Billy Ray Cyrus to dream up a television series that the CMT network said Thursday will become part of its schedule early next year.
Cyrus will star in the...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...