| Aug 6, 2012
| 8:26 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - If watching the London Olympics has sparked an interest in race walking, with its singular hip-swinging, rolling gait, but the pace is not right, consider power walking, its more easygoing cousin.
Whatever your fitness level, experts...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 2:29 PM
College football fans are generally pretty clear about their feelings on Notre Dame.
You either love 'em or hate 'em.
For so long, they've been the NCAA's trophy wife minus the trophy. But this year, they've finally got style and substance and for...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 3:26 PM
A month ago, Altamonte Springs Lake Brantley linebacker Dominic Zanca-McDonald was in a state of limbo with a football scholarship offer to the University of Tennessee,
Thursday, all of that was cleared up, and on Friday, Zanca-McDonald accepted an...
| May 8, 2012
| 10:44 AM
Pennsylvania first lady Susan Corbett is encouraging students across the state to keep their reading skills sharp during the summer break.
"As a parent and former teacher, I know how important it is to encourage children to read during the summer break,"...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 1:37 PM
Jewish students in the University of California system labeled terrorists for their support of Israel. Black high school students pelted by bananas on a Tennessee campus tour. A hostile student in Maryland challenging his professor to a fight after the...
| May 21, 2012
With her husband serving in the Army Air Forces during World War II, Evelyn Bryan Johnson was looking for something to occupy her time when she wasn't running their dry-cleaning business in Jefferson City, Tenn.
She found it in a small advertisement...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 3:21 PM
The message at the Middlecreek Church of the Brethren this week will center around the power of fatherly love and will be presented by the Rev. Linda Stoner. The title of her sermon is "Giggling at God." The Rev. John Stoner will...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 6:28 PM
When Jannah Tucker visited the University of Tennessee in February, she began to see herself as a Lady Vol. This past weekend, the New Town rising senior knew for sure.
Tucker, a member of the U.S. Under-18 national team, orally committed to the Lady...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 11:39 PM
Just two days after Robert Pletka was hired as the new El Centro Elementary School District superintendent, he was told a federal investigation was taking place in his district.
This was “not a good way to start a new job,” he said. Pletka...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 1:33 PM
Virginia's governor has reappointed the University of Virginia board member who led the failed effort to oust school president Teresa Sullivan.
Gov. Bob McDonnell reappointed university Rector Helen Dragas of Virginia Beach on Friday.
Dragas was the...
| Mar 3, 2013
| 7:39 PM
Standing on one’s head and spitting nickels used to figuratively represent a toilsome undertaking.
But it might have been taken literally and breezed through as child’s play for the industrious students gathered Saturday at South Hagerstown...