| Feb 20, 2012
| 7:27 AM
Norma Dale (Yoder) Wagenschutz passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Feb. 15, 2012, at the age of 77.
Norma was born on Sept. 6, 1934, to Minnie and Benneville Yoder in Grayling. She was the youngest of 14 children. Norma graduated from...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Remember being a kid? Wrestlemania, Ringling Bros. Circus, and yes, the Harlem Globetrotters were ubiquitous; Meadowlark Lemon and Fred "Curly" Neal led the charge against the sad-sack Washington Generals (rumor has it they actually lost a game, but...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 6:07 AM
For nearly 85 years, they've been delighting kids of all ages with their athleticism, theater and comedy.
Yes, we're talking about the Harlem Globetrotters- and they're making their way back to Roanoke.
The Globetrotters will be at the Kirk Family...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 12:31 AM
The Boyne City Youth Football Camp is scheduled from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, July 30-31, at the Boyne City High School practice field.
Participants may sign up at the door. Cost is $25, and the camp is for players from...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 12:39 AM
With their basketball wizardry, and ball handling artistry, the Harlem Globetrotters have wowed millions throughout their 86 years of basketball.
They became a global phenomenon playing in some 120 countries and territories on six continents. For years...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 7:27 AM
PETOSKEY -- Petoskey's YMCA affiliate currently is without programming space of its own, but the organization continues to present recreational opportunities as it explores potential new quarters.
As of July 1, the YMCA of Northern Michigan moved out...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 8:49 AM
HARBOR SPRINGS — There was not one empty seat at Harbor Springs High School gymnasium on Wednesday night, the famed Clown Princes of Basketball’s first stop on a tour of Emmet and Charlevoix counties.
Hundreds of fans, kids and adults, filled...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 1:55 AM
For years, the Harlem Globetrotters have wowed millions with their distinctive brand of basketball.
On Thursday, fans came out for the Globetrotters' Legends One-on-One Series to hear Fred "Curly" Neal and Sweet Lou Dunbar and share in their...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Nine-year-old Devan Layne of Newport News said he'll never forget meeting Monkees singer Davy Jones.
He was thrilled to talk to Jones, who died Wednesday in Florida, but not because of his musical contributions to pop culture.
It was his connection to a...
| Mar 9, 2012
The world famous Harlem Globetrotters are in town for a five-game weekend exhibition. PHL17's Mikaelyn Austin is a former division one basketball player (who secretly dreamed of being a Globetrotter as a kid), so naturally, she just had to go check...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 12:23 PM
These are some days when you are drinking your double-espresso latté while reading the newspaper -- print edition; call me old-school crazy -- when you come across something that makes you go pfffttt! all over your comfy jammies:
"The Magic (11-13)...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 9:09 PM
Do his teammates tease R.J. Evans about his age?
"All the time, every day," Evans said Tuesday night after No. 23 UConn stifled Vermont 67-49 in one of those old-time, grind-it-out New England reunions that reminded everyone so much that the Huskies'...