July 6, 2016

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Wayne Smith remembered as 'the preacher's preacher'

With more than 1,000 people in attendance and many others watching live on Southland's Facebook page, they remembered, celebrated, laughed and wept at the passing...

Ababu's resignation from top party post a test for ODM

The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)Budalang'i MP Ababu Namwamba dances with his supporters during a meeting with Bunyala...

Hawkins County man charged with attempted murder in July 4 shooting

The Hawkins County Sheriff's Office says they were called to a home on Carpenter Farm Drive around 9:14 p.m. Monday night. They found Robert Bevins,...

Alexandria and Arlington home sales

Patrick St. N., 620-James Richard Sisco Jr. to Timothy P. Chesser, $571,500. Pitt St. S., 412-Ralph ... Nelson St. N., 1711-Frederick Stolzenbach to Nedgewood Corp.,...

Las Vegas book briefs for July 7-13, 2016

Poetry workshop: Andrew Clark Hall is scheduled to discuss how humor works in poetry and other art forms during a free workshop scheduled at noon...

Tara K. Hawkins

, age 39, of North Goodman St. in Rochester, formerly of Geneseo, died Saturday, July 2, 2016 at her residence. She was predeceased by her...

Stratford Festival sets Shakespearean comedy in 1980s Newfoundland

Newfoundland native Bob Hallett of Great Big Sea fame composed the score, which is performed onstage by a group of lively musicians, while actors recite...

'Jaws' and 'Star Wars' at the Orpheum, plus more local movie events

Up next: DreamWorks Animation's 2014 comedy spinoff "Penguins of Madagascar" (10 a.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, July 12-13; doors open at 9:30), featuring the voices of...

Where WeHo's Streets Got Their Names: Part 2

They believe the streets actually were named after senior executives of the Los Angeles Pacific Railroad Company, owned by Moses Sherman and Eli P. Clark,...

Two Bellingham police officers injured in SE Washington wreck

Bellingham Police officer Chad Cristelli, shown in this 2008 photo talking to Theresa Golden of Blaine after a five-car accident at Meridian Street and McLeod...

Wine, etc.: Wine for the grilling season

They can be reached at marq1948@gmail.com. Tom Marquardt and Patrick Darr have been writing a weekly, syndicated wine column since 1985. See their blog at...

What other retro revivals can learn from the MST3K reunion

And they have been keeping busy: The show's second host, Mike Nelson, performs as RiffTrax with the second incarnations of robot sidekicks Tom Servo and...

Live: New plans for Fluor Field to be announced today

Greenville Drive president and owner Craig Brown said the original design team from 2006 will work on the project, including Centennial American Properties, Bob Carlson...

EURO 2016 Preview: Portugal v Wales

(blog)The Dragons will be without Aaron Ramsay for the biggest match of their history. The Arsenal midfielder has been Wales' star man so far,...

Center at Anna K. Davie in South Rome is enrolling another group of 3-year-olds

Jackie McDowell, dean of the Charter School of Education and Human Sciences at Berry, said she was ecstatic earlier this summer when the SRRC Board...

Derek Jeter gets apology from Air Force over Facebook post

FILE - In this Nov. 4, 1996, file photo, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter smiles during a news conference at Yankee Stadium in New...

Milos Raonic beats Sam Querrey to reach semi-final semi: Wimbledon 2016 – live!

... 2016 Wimbledon) and Bouchard (2014 Australian, 2014 French, 2014 Wimbledon) have thrice made the last four at majors. The other two Canadians to make...

Young Bromley family sleeping on floor with disabled son after almost two year wait for house

A young Bromley family are sleeping on the living room floor and are unable to bath their severely disabled son while they wait years for...

FMU names Pee Dee students to President's and Dean's Lists

Florence County: Emory C. Altman, Florence, Biology; *Laura A. Ard, Lake City, Biology/Pre-Nursing; Nazmun N. Ashraf, Florence, Accounting; *Summer D. Bacot, Effingham, Early Childhood Education;...

Morgan County grand jury returns indictments for 165 people

Robert Sanchez Hawkins, Decatur: four counts third-degree burglary and three counts second-degree theft. • Glendrick Lamar Hayes, Decatur: first-degree marijuana possession and two misdemeanor charges.

Entire Cubs infield to start All-Star Game

Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant (17) greets Anthony Rizzo at the plate after Rizzo hit a two-run home run against the New York Mets during the...