| Mar 1, 2013
| 1:05 AM
It was championship caliber play in a title game featuring two of the top Class AA teams in the state.
Aberdeen Central (20-1) eased past Mitchell (19-3) 64-62 in the championship of District 3AA on Thursday at Golden Eagles Arena. The high school...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 3:38 AM
By the time this column runs, we will be well into Black History Month. This year, I wanted to do something different that could start some meaningful discussions about whether Black History Month is still relevant.
Every year, no matter what I write,...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 10:21 PM
Last season, the Pierre boys’ basketball team exited Golden Eagles Arena after an upset loss. The scenario changed this time as the Governors returned home with a win, an outright conference title and home court for the district playoffs....
| Feb 14, 2013
| 5:26 AM
Bobby Martin will be named as William Fleming High School’s new football coach, a Roanoke City Public Schools source confirmed to WDBJ7.
A formal announcement will be made at 1:45 p.m. Thursday at the high school cafeteria.
Martin comes to...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 11:16 PM
The Yankton girls’ basketball team ran into a cold wind on the trip to Aberdeen and cold shooting hands in the gym at Aberdeen Central High School.
Despite trailing by just five points at halftime, Yankton lost to Aberdeen Central 53-34 in a...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 2:30 AM
They introduce themselves politely in restaurants or diners, in a movie lobby or at some civic event, even in front of the Little Rock gate in Atlanta, which has become a kind of Arkansas crossroads. ("You don't know me, but . . .") Then they thank me for...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Size overcame speed Saturday night at the Aberdeen Civic Arena.
Warner’s 6-foot-2 twin towers of Rachel Rogers and Miranda Ristau combined for 37 points to lead the Monarchs to a 44-31 non-conference girls’ basketball win over Aberdeen...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 10:35 PM
For the second night in a row, Aberdeen Roncalli owned the fourth quarter.
The Cavaliers pulled away from Warner 59-48 on Saturday at the Aberdeen Civic Arena in a high school boys’ basketball contest. Roncalli came from behind in the fourth...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 12:36 AM
The Huron big guys ripped the basketball and a win right out of Aberdeen Central’s hands.
With ankle injuries to starting center Carter Paulson and one of the top reserves Logan LeGrand, the Golden Eagles were short-handed and outmuscled. Huron...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 2:53 AM
On this Sunday before Christmas, I wanted to write about a very special and truly wonderful woman many of us loved and lost the day after Christmas in 1986.
She’s the late Peggy (Peg) Donovan.
For those of us who knew her best, we can all remember...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 3:07 AM
A group of local pastors is leaving the comfort of their pulpits and taking their message to the streets to reach out to the young people of the community with an appeal to stop the violence and come join the conversations.
The pastors joined by...
| Dec 10, 2012
| 10:11 PM
It was the first game of the season, and it was played that way.
Aberdeen Roncalli fended off Mobridge-Pollock 70-59 in the Cavaliers’ season-opener on Monday at Roncalli Gym. The fast-paced and sloppy game featured 48 free throws, 47 fouls, 26...