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Swimming

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  • Swimming advisory lifted for Levisa Fork in eastern Kentucky

    Kentucky officials have lifted a swimming advisory issued for the Levisa Fork in Pike County. Kentucky was notified last month by Virginia about a leak that poured millions of gallons of sewage into the Levisa Fork and across the state line into...
  • Laurel swimming competition heats up in cooler temperatures

    Laurel swimming competition heats up in cooler temperatures
    Although the weather did not cooperate for week two of the Prince-Mont Swim League action as heavy rain and cooler-than-normal temperatures unceremoniously arrived in the area, most of the scheduled meets continued as planned. For meets involving...
  • Another shark attack hits North Carolina coast

    RALEIGH, N.C. North Carolina experienced its seventh shark attack in a month Wednesday, just as the coast prepared for one of its busiest weekends of the year. A 68-year-old man was bitten by a shark on Ocracoke Island around noon. The man, who has not...
  • Man bitten by shark in N. Carolina's 7th attack in a month

    RALEIGH, N.C. A 68-year-old man was bitten by a shark on Ocracoke Island on Wednesday afternoon the seventh attack off the North Carolina coast in the past month. The man, who has not yet been identified, was swimming 25 to 30 feet offshore in waist-deep...
  • Chicago Tribune 2014-15 Scholar-Athlete Team

    Chicago Tribune 2014-15 Scholar-Athlete Team
    For 25 years, the Tribune has capped each high school sports year by honoring a group of students whose excellence extends to both the classroom and fields of play. The 2014-15 Scholar-Athlete Team represents the best in academics and athletics the...
  • Locals compete in Central Maryland Swim League

    Central Maryland Swim League Padonia, 243.5; North Saint John's, 242.5 The North Saint John's (NSJ) Blue Marlins traveled to Lutherville on June 27 to compete against the Padonia Pooh Bears in an extremely tight race that came down to the last relay....
  • Thanks to donor, 1,500 kids to get free swim lessons

    Thanks to donor, 1,500 kids to get free swim lessons
    One hundred children learned to float, kick, blow bubbles and hold their breath underwater on Tuesday at Central Broward Regional Park's Tropical Splash Water Park, at no cost to their families. After an anonymous donation of $70,000 to the Broward...
  • Best outdoor water parks to slide into around Chicago

    Best outdoor water parks to slide into around Chicago
    Forget indoor pools with fluorescent lights and chlorinated air. With sunshine, high temps and long summer days, it's time to splash around at some of the Chicago area's best outdoor water parks. Kids stay entertained with high-adrenaline drops and twisty...
  • Fort Meade: Soldiers aim for coveted German badge

    Fort Meade: Soldiers aim for coveted German badge
    In the U.S. Army, the German Armed Forces Proficiency Badge is one of the few foreign awards approved for wear. It is believed to be among the most sought-after awards to achieve, as wearing the badge is evidence that a soldier is both physically and...
  • Amateur Baseball Results/Schedule

    Greater Hartford Twilight League TUESDAY'S RESULTS Vernon 6, East Hartford 0 Wallingford 12, Hartford 0 People's United Bank 3, Meriden 3, susp. after 8, will resume TBA WEDNESDAY'S SCHEDULE Vernon at People's United Bank, 6 p.m. Meriden...
  • Chicago's best pools for a sunny summer day

    Chicago's best pools for a sunny summer day
    Chicago's best pools require no membership or proof of residency. So pack up the kids and splash down at as many of these as you can this summer. Big Surf Wave Pool in Mount Prospect Looking for waves? The 3-foot crests here should do the trick....