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  • Congratulations due 4-H members for their diligence [Glenwood/Glenelg/Dayton]

    Congratulations due 4-H members for their diligence [Glenwood/Glenelg/Dayton]
    One of the important skills taught to 4-H Club members is record keeping. 4-H members track their activities, experiences, and finances in a Record Book, which is submitted to the 4-H office every year. Record Books allow 4-H members to reflect on their skills and experiences and evaluate their growth through their projects. Each book is judged for completeness, leadership, citizenship and personal growth, and the 4-H members receive awards at Achievement Night, which was held on Friday, Sept. 5, at the Howard County Fairgrounds.
  • Fund cancer research to keep breakthroughs coming [Commentary]

    Fund cancer research to keep breakthroughs coming [Commentary]
    Thousands of cancer scientists — not your usual political activists — are expected to "Rally for Medical Research" on Capitol Hill Thursday to bring attention to dwindling federal support. With justifications including "sequestration,"...

    Complain as they do, rural Republicans control House [Commentary]

    Complain as they do, rural Republicans control House [Commentary]
    Folks in the hinterlands who complain that they want their country back should stop whining. They have a lock on the House of Representatives and a good shot at owning the Senate, too. Meanwhile, the majority of Americans who live in cities and suburbs...

    In 'House of Cards,' clothes make the Underwoods

    In 'House of Cards,' clothes make the Underwoods
    The conniving politician at the center of the Netflix drama "House of Cards" is named Frank, but he's anything but honest, forthright and direct. His wife was christened Claire — an ironic choice for a woman who always has an ulterior motive. Even...

    Federal agencies mulling threat of tax debtors holding security clearances

    Federal agencies mulling threat of tax debtors holding security clearances
    The officials who are responsible for safeguarding the nation's intelligence secrets are trying to figure out how to better vet millions of employees and contractors with security clearances, after auditors found that some of those workers owed more...
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    • Former Ravens safety Tom Zbikowski happy out of football

      Former Ravens safety Tom Zbikowski happy out of football
      One week into Ravens training camp in 2008, coach John Harbaugh pulled aside safety Tom Zbikowski to share a company secret. Harbaugh confided that if it were up to him, Zbikowski would be anywhere other than the Ravens practice field flailing around...
    • Readers' Q&A: Brad Biggs' Bears mailbag

      Readers' Q&A: Brad Biggs' Bears mailbag
      Bears columnist Brad Biggs tackles readers' questions. Willie Young: Real deal or too little tape to effectively judge him at this point? -- @procrastiNATE from Twitter We’re looking at a small sample size for Young to this point – two...
    • Brad Biggs' 10 thoughts as Bears' roster cuts loom

      Brad Biggs' 10 thoughts as Bears' roster cuts loom
      CLEVELAND—Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears rested 40 of the 75 players on their roster Thursday night, concluding the preseason with a 33-13 loss to the Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium. 1. Roster cuts are coming. The Bears are required to reduce...
    • Wednesday's Bears training camp rundown

      Wednesday's Bears training camp rundown
      Position battle: Middle linebacker D.J. Williams: Williams is deep into camp now, moving around well and fully engaged. Those are good signs after a choppy 2013. Williams was sidelined throughout training camp and during exhibitions last summer with a...
    • Tuesday's Bears training camp rundown

      Tuesday's Bears training camp rundown
      Position battle: Running back Shaun Draughn: The veteran turned upfield after catching a pass during team drills. Cornerback Sherrick McManis ran beside Draughn and punched out the ball. The defense recovered the fumble. Draughn had only one carry for 2...
    • Sunday's Bears camp rundown

      Sunday's Bears camp rundown
      Position battle: Kick returner Eric Weems: The eighth-year vet was back for three of the five kickoffs the Bears received in Friday's exhibition opener. Michael Ford took the other two. Weems had returns of 21 and 23 yards with a touchback mixed in...
    • Monday's Bears camp rundown

      Monday's Bears camp rundown
      Position battle: Backup running back Shaun Draughn: He's entering his fourth season but has only 63 career carries, the vast majority of those coming in 2012 with the Chiefs. He's listed as Matt Forte's backup on the depth chart for Friday's...
    • In the Wake of the Web

      In the Wake of the Web
      Quick, digital-only thoughts from In the Wake of the News columnist David Haugh.   For openers:   Lovie Smith fancies himself a Father Flanagan among football coaches. He considers saving souls and offering second chances to guys like Richie Incognito...
    • Youth, experience, leadership gave Clausen edge

      Youth, experience, leadership gave Clausen edge
      Jimmy Clausen's relative youth and game experience were among several factors that prompted coach Marc Trestman to choose him over Jordan Palmer as the Bears' backup quarterback. Clausen, who turns 27 in September, has thrown 299 regular-season passes,...
    • How little errors added up to big Bears loss in Seattle

      How little errors added up to big Bears loss in Seattle
      In all, 120 plays were run during the Chicago Bears’ 34-6 loss in Seattle on Friday night. And without doing a hard snap-by-snap review, it’s safe to say the Bears came out on the wrong end of most. Call that an educated guess after a game...
    • Bears cut QB Palmer

      The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 2: Steltz terminated Bears cut QB Palmer The Chicago Bears cut quarterback Jordan Palmer on Sunday, leaving Jimmy Clausen as the backup to Jay Cutler. In addition to Palmer, Chicago terminated the contract of...
    • Bears release Steltz

      Bears release Steltz
      The Chicago Bears released veteran safety and special teamer Craig Steltz on Monday evening.  Steltz is the latest core special teams veteran to get cut, joining Eric Weems and Jordan Senn. He missed the offseason program and most of training camp...