| Feb 15, 2012
| 1:54 PM
Washington County Commissioner Ruth Ann Callaham plans to join in when the first St. Patrick’s Day “Run For Your Luck 5K” is held in Hagerstown.
Callaham said she will run with her daughter and 8-year-old grandson during the Saturday,...
| Feb 20, 2012
The Washington County Homeless Coalition will hold Homeless Resource Day Saturday, March 3.
Each homeless person at the event will be assigned an individual who will assist them in finding resources that are available.
The coalition is in need of...
| May 11, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Here is the list of Major League Baseball players who have hit four home runs in one game:
May 8, 2012: Josh Hamilton of Texas in a 10-3 win over Baltimore.
Sept. 25, 2003: Carlos Delgado of Toronto in a 10-8 win over the Tampa Bay Devil Rays.
| May 28, 2012
| 8:02 PM
She's beaten the odds ... but not the disease. Dr. Faye Magneson has been battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis for almost nine years. Most patients live only two to five years with ALS.
Magneson was an internal medicine doctor and director of...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 8:42 PM
A former New Orleans Saints player is being honored for making a difference in the fight against Muscular Dystrophy.
The first annual Muscle Team fundraiser was held Wednesday night at Harrah's Hotel, in the Vieux Carre Ballroom.
Steve Gleason was named...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Kaelinn Snook lost her father two years ago after his long battle with Lou Gehrig’s Disease.
On Monday, an important memento of Snook’s father was also taken from her.
Snook, a senior at Rogers High School in Puyallup, came to Tacoma’s...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 11:42 AM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Separated geographically by less than two miles, the baseball programs of Missouri State University and Drury University will come together for the first time on the diamond this fall with a common mission in mind. The Bears and...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 10:17 PM
I’m beginning to look with trepidation at one of the loves of my life.
I love football. I grew up with it. My dad played high school and college football and became a high school coach. I was the only of his sons who fully pursued the sport,...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 3:13 PM
I've never seen anything like this. It's hard to fathom. So rare is the view that I don't even want to blink for fear of missing a split second. Did I really just see that?
Recently, at a signing for my new book, "Baseball in Orange County," an elderly...
| Aug 19, 2012
| 6:03 PM
There is a little Doyle Brunson in all of us.
Every one has a small piece of professional poker player in them … even if he or she doesn’t know it.
Brunson is one of the forefathers of his game because he calculates odds and takes well-...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 10:55 PM
SPRINGFIELD, MO - The Kickapoo Chiefs knocked off rival Glendale 11-1 in 5 innings in a game dedicated to long time Glendale coach Howard Bell who is battling ALS or Lou Gehrig's Disease.
Kickapoo senior Ryan Rippee tossed a 1-hit complete game for the...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 9:32 PM
(This is a piece I wrote about Ken Burns and Lynn Novick and their depiction of Cal Ripken in their film "Baseball: The Tenth Inning" that premieres Tuesday on PBS. It was written in June.) One of the marks of an artist is his or...