Articles from the May 20, 2018 edition

Sorted by date  Results 26 - 50 of 111

Page Up



 By Ray Fink    Sports    May 20, 2018

Four Bison Make D2CCA All-Region

SHAWNEE – Four Oklahoma Baptist University baseball players were selected for inclusion on the 2018 Division II Collegiate Commissioners Association All-Region team, it was announced Friday. Jake Gozzo earned the distinction of First Team o...

 
 By Jon Chidester    Sports    May 20, 2018

Pimentel Picks Up First Team D2CCA All-Region Honors

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Alex Pimentel has been named a First Team All-Central Region selection by the Division II College Commissioners Association (D2CCA) for his second first team all-region selection in two days. 2018 D2CCA All-Central Region Team (...

 

OC Season ends with Goodwin moving up leaderboard at Division II Championship

HOUSTON (May 19, 2018) – It's always good to end a season on a positive note and that's what Oklahoma Christian's Kate Goodwin did Saturday in the final round of the NCAA Division II Championship. The junior from Tulsa moved up three spots into a t...

 

OC baseball signee Collyar makes All-State list

OKLAHOMA CITY (May 19, 2018) – Oklahoma Christian baseball signee Kevin Collyar has been named to the Oklahoma Coaches Association's Small West All-State team for 2018. Collyar, a shortstop at Oklahoma Christian Academy in Edmond, hit .440 with 22 R...

 

Suns finish season in 11th place at NCAA National Championships

HOUSTON, Texas – The Arkansas Tech women's golf team closed out the 2017-18 season with an 11th place finish after completing the final round of the NCAA Division II Women's Golf National Championships at the Bay Oaks Country Club in Houston, T...

 

@WeevilsBaseball sees four on D2CCA Central Region teams

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball student-athletes Andres Rios, Brian Ray, Brady Weiss, and Sean Wagner were selected to the Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) All-Central Region Teams. The Cent...

 

@WeevilsBaseball lands four on NCBWA All-Central Region teams

ST. CLOUD, Minn. — The University of Arkansas at Monticello baseball student-athletes Andres Rios, Brian Ray, Brady Weiss, and Sean Wagner were selected to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) All-Central Region Teams, as w...

 
 By Jacob Pumphrey    Sports    May 20, 2018

Ticket Punched! No. 8 Southern Arkansas powers past No. 25 Minnesota Duluth 12-3 to win the Central Region Championship

MAGNOLIA, Ark. – Following a 14-hit, 12-run performance in game two of the Central Super Regional, the Southern Arkansas Softball program is headed back to the NCAA Division II Women's College World Series as the Lady Muleriders powered past No. 2...

 

Durango man is an all-around talent, on and off the bike

DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — Will Christopher Blevins pick a road cycling career, or will he continue to race his mountain bike? It is one of the biggest questions in American cycling. It's also a question the 20-year-old from Durango is tired of a...

 
 By MONTE WHALEY    Regional    May 20, 2018

Colorado school resource officers wear multiple hats

DENVER (AP) — Officer Dana Gerber is a mentor, teacher, confidant, in-house parent and the source of a few goofy rumors that keep Pomona High School students wondering and Gerber smiling during his hectic days. The amiable Gerber, a 1...

 

In deadly school shooting, a confession but no clear motive

SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The mother of one of the 10 people killed at a Texas high school said her daughter recently rejected the romantic advances of the 17-year-old charged in the shootings, a possible motive for the violent tragedy. Sadie R...

 

Family recall shooting victims as funny, loving

SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — Hardworking. Funny. Loving. Grieving family and friends recalled the endearing qualities of some of the victims of Friday's mass shooting at a Texas high school, as authorities on Saturday released the names of the 10 k...

 

Police: 2 arrests in fatal shooting after Georgia graduation

JONESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Police announced the arrests of two people Saturday in a fatal shooting outside a high school graduation ceremony in Georgia. One woman was killed and another was wounded by gunfire Friday night following an argument in a h...

 

Statement from Texas school shooting suspect's family

SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The family of Texas school shooting suspect Dmitrios Pagourtzis issued the following statement Saturday through their attorneys: "We are saddened and dismayed by yesterday's events at Santa Fe High School. We extend our most h...

 

Texas shooting renews debate about American school design

Just hours after the nation's latest school shooting, the debate began anew: Are American schools built in a way that makes them easy targets? Are there too many windows, too many entrances and exits and too few security features? The questions...

 

NRA appeals ruling that it must use real names in lawsuit

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The National Rifle Association is appealing a ruling that required it to disclose the names of two teenagers that it wants to include in a lawsuit challenging Florida's new gun law. This latest legal move has resulted in a j...

 
 By ADIL JAWAD    Regional    May 20, 2018

Father of Pakistani victim in Texas school shooting grieves

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Abdul Aziz Sheikh sits on the ground floor of his Karachi home surrounded by mourning friends, relatives and local politicians that have come to give their condolences. Composed, he fights back tears. On the floor above, h...

 

Parkland students on Texas: "They're part of this now"

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Survivors of the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, are expressing outrage and heartbreak after authorities said a student killed 10 people Friday at a high school in Texas. The attack at Santa Fe High School is the d...

 

Company says gas leak caused explosion at Houston-area plant

HOUSTON (AP) — Officials say a gas leak caused an explosion and brief flash fire at a chemical plant near Houston, resulting in non-life threatening injuries to nearly two dozen workers. Kuraray America says in a news release that ethylene e...

 

Scholar: Dumping fossil fuels by 2050 needed to save climate

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Getting rid of fossil fuels by mid-century and making the switch to large-scale renewable energy sources and nuclear power offers the best chance of meeting the climate change targets set out by the Paris accord, a prominent Am...

 

Scientists launch study on wind farm's effects on wildlife

LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Scientists in Wyoming have launched a six-year study of the effect of wind-energy development on pronghorn antelopes. Officials from the Wyoming Game and Fish Department and the Wyoming Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research U...

 

AP FACT CHECK: Trump and the Washington blame game

WASHINGTON (AP) — Deflect blame for the bad things. Take undue credit for the good things. When President Donald Trump and his environmental chief sat down with different audiences this past week, the blame game was on display. So was some c...

 

Missouri lawmakers pass big tax code changes on last day

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri's Republican-led Legislature approved tax cuts for both individuals and corporations and sent a gas-tax hike to voters, just hours before the end of the regular session and beginning of a special one to consider i...

 

Gunman blasted through door, lingered for about 30 minutes

SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — The suspect in the Texas school shooting began his attack by firing a shotgun through an art classroom door, shattering a glass pane and sending panicked students to the entryway to block him from getting inside, witnesses s...

 

US, China say Beijing commits to buying more American goods

WASHINGTON (AP) — Just-ended U.S.-China trade talks produced a commitment by Beijing to "significantly increase" its purchases of American goods and services, according to a joint statement Saturday from the rival economic powers trying to lower t...

 

Page Down

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Arc
Newsgram

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2024