Story | Dec 9, 2013 | 1:11 PM
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Story | Dec 9, 2013 | 8:05 PMThis is what is commonly called a no-win situation. A fight at a football game on Sept. 21 between Mt. Hebron and Centennial resulted in the following: two coaches and four players ejected from the game. A Centennial player sustained a broken wrist and his father then sued an assistant coach at Centennial for injuring his son. The case went to court and the assault charge against the coach was dropped. But the coach was removed. So everybody essentially loses. The biggest losers unfortunately are the youngster who was injured, the players who lost a coach in the middle of the season, and coaches and future coaches who instinctively would attempt to break up a fight, but who might now have to think twice before wading in for fear of legal action.
Story | Dec 9, 2013 | 6:00 AM
I found it meaningful and not coincidental that President Barack Obama, in memorializing the late Nelson Mandela, used the phrase "now he belongs to the ages" ("Leader rose above hate," Dec. 6). That phrase was also uttered at 7:22 a.m. at the...
Story | Dec 8, 2013 | 5:00 AM
Story | Dec 8, 2013 | 12:20 PM