| Oct 1, 2014
| 9:47 AM
Orlando East River cornerback Shelton Lewis committed to the Purdue University football program Tuesday night, picking the Boilermakers over in-state rival Indiana.
"I feel great. Now I don't have to worry about all of this recruiting," Lewis said....
| Aug 11, 2014
| 4:37 AM
Sometimes lost in the myriad of news stories lamenting the rise in college student debt is how good ole mom and dad can play a helpful role that has nothing to do with their income.
Across the country, parents are stunned by the amount of debt students...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:22 PM
Ive decided to continue my academic and athletic career at the University Of Maryland! #MarylandPride #GoTerps — jahrvis davenport (@JahrvisD_9) June 20, 2014
Wide receiver Jahrvis Davenport committed to play for the Terps on Friday, he...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:46 PM
Jamestown sophomore tennis star Anna Walter took second place in Group 4A at one of many Virginia High School League singles state tournaments held Thursday.
Walter began the morning at Liberty University in Lynchburg with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:29 AM
As a child, Tinley Park's new deputy police chief thought his father's auxiliary police attire resembled a superhero outfit.
Charles Faricelli, 43, said his father was head of the auxiliary department in Cedar Lake, Ind., which planted the earliest...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:00 PM
It's worth noting when a school building reaches 50 years of educating students, but it's a point of pride when many graduates go on to become famous athletes, performers or successful businesspeople.
A celebratory picnic after school on Friday paid...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 12:39 PM
FT. HOOD, Texas -- Moments after news broke of the Ft. Hood shooting about 4 p.m. last Wednesday, Suzy Sanders began frantically texting her 21-year-old stepson, a soldier stationed at the Army post since fall.
His first chilling reply landed at 5:22 p....
| Apr 5, 2014
| 10:46 AM
COLLEGE PARK — Brenda Frese will be the first to tell you she sometimes trampled through life, so intent on the goals ahead that she didn't necessarily worry about the bruised feelings left in her wake.
If she wanted something, she took it, a...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 12:17 PM
It's like being a painter with a blank canvas.
Trinity International University recently announced it was going to offer men's volleyball again starting next season, and TIU alum and former Libertyville High School player Dan Priest was named head...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Today is Darwin Day, the 205th anniversary of the birth of the father of the theory of evolution.
It's a scientific "holiday" that has had its evolutionary ups and downs.
Five years ago, for the bicentennial of Darwin's birth and the 150th anniversary...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 6:35 AM
New Penn State coach James Franklin and national championship coach Jimbo Fisher of Florida State will headline the list of prominent college football coaches appearing at the NIKE Coach of the Year Clinic, Feb. 27-March 1 at the Holiday Inn Conference...