| Feb 27, 2015
| 5:34 PM
Benedictine University in Lisle recently named students to the fall 2014 dean's list and dean's recognized list.
The following full-time students who achieved a 3.5 grade point average or above were named to the dean's list:
From La Grange: Erika...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 8:25 AM
The University of Memphis plans to provide support services for more freshmen next year.
The school's First Scholars program currently has a limit of 20 freshmen each year. The Commercial Appeal (http://bit.ly/1MagvS2) reports the university is receiving...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 9:09 PM
Glendale High football alumnus Michael Davis concluded his sophomore season at Brigham Young University with an active effort during Monday afternoon’s inaugural Miami Beach Bowl.
Yet, it stands to reason that neither the defensive back’s...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Florida State announced that football Coach Jimbo Fisher has received an extension to keep him with the program through the 2022 season. The announcement Tuesday came less than a year after Fisher's last contract extension.
The No. 3 Seminoles are 58-10...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 9:20 AM
Warwick place-kicker Grayson Hubbard, whose seven career field goals includes a career-long 45-yarder as a junior, will be headed to the University of Memphis as a preferred walk-on.
Hubbard’s goal is to earn a scholarship by his third year in...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:01 PM
Second of two parts.
Choosing a county judge is a task that leaves most voters flailing in the dark, and the August election is going to require even more scrutiny than usual from voters because of behind-the-scenes maneuvering.
A group of mostly...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Lake County Judge Terry Neal, who has been wielding a gavel for almost nine years, faces a challenge in the Aug. 26 election from Clermont lawyer Daniel Archer, who markets his services to motorcyclists.
County judges serve six-year terms and...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 8:01 AM
"Southland," "Girls," "Game Change," "Louie," "Doctor Who" and "Saturday Night Live" mastermind Lorne Michaels are among this year's Peabody Award winners honoring the best in electronic media.
It's nice to see "Southland"--one of the best shows the Emmy...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Dr. Phillips rising sophomore linebacker Jonathan Pollock worked out at the University of Memphis on Wednesday and he impressed coaches so much that he had a scholarship offer by Thursday morning.
Pollock said linebackers coach Galen Scott offered the...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Oviedo Hagerty quarterback Jason Driskel must have put on a pretty good show at the University of Memphis camp this past Sunday.
When he called to check back in with head coach Justin Fuentes and recruiter Galen Scott, both coaches were quick to let the...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Jim Gimzewski grabs a silicon wafer with a pair of tweezers and raises it to the light, thinking about Jackson Pollock, snowflakes and Tibetan mandalas.
No bigger than a quarter, the wafer looks like a small circuit board with a dozen or so electrodes...