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HONORS Hunt awarded Bronze Star Marine Corps Staff Sgt. Nathan T. Hunt, grandson of Charles B.

ALTOONA-JOHNSTOWN Priest sues own diocese, alleging abuse

The accused priest died almost two years ago. PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A Roman Catholic priest is suing

Rock welcomes time delay

Rock welcomes time delay NEW YORK -- First-time Oscar host Chris Rock, a comedian known for his

NBA Labor Pact seems closer

Union president optimistic agreement can be reached before end of season. DENVER (AP) -- The

Exhibit highlights relationship of pope and the Jewish people

Catholic and Jewish leaders are promoting the new exhibit. CINCINNATI (AP) -- Roman Catholic and

KATHY MITCHELL AND MARCY SUGAR \ Annie's Mailbox Kids should not run relationships

Dear Annie: We have two children -- "Jan," our 34-year-old married daughter, and "Ben," age 38, who


CLEAN COVERS Washing comforters Snuggle up under a clean comforter with these laundering tips

World Day of Prayer

World Day of Prayer NILES -- World Day of Prayer 2005, titled "Let Our Light Shine," will be

POWDER ROOMS New collections add style

Master bathrooms aren't the only "necessary room" in the limelight these days. Margie Rowe, of Moen

AREA WOMEN Grove City tops Bethany, 76-61

Abby Moose scores 28 points as Grove City wins eighth consecutive game. GROVE CITY, Pa. -- Abby

GIRLS DIVISION III Ursuline rolls to 67-35 win

After slow start, defending state champs advance in playoff opener. HANOVERTON -- Coming off five


OHIO Multistate: Mega Millions: 1-19-31-35-42 Mega Ball: 34 Night drawings: Pick 3: 5-6-6

Hundreds take vows, joining Catholic church

The rite of election took place last Sunday. Within the six-county Catholic Diocese of Youngstown,

Bowling event to unite Mahoning Valley leaders

The event organizer hopes the tournament leads to bigger things. YOUNGSTOWN -- If politicians

Grass isn't always greener on the P.E.R.S. side

Opinion: Grass isn't always greener on the P.E.R.S. side EDITOR: In response to last Sunday's letter

Beatitude House to hold annual dinner

YOUNGSTOWN -- Beatitude House will hold its third annual Cornerstone Dinner from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Feb.

'JAG' aims to appear more hip

It must get younger viewers if it wants to please CBS. By DAVE MASON SCRIPPS HOWARD If "JAG"

Snow tracks help police nab suspect

The victim had his wallet stolen outside a West Side laundry. YOUNGSTOWN -- When it comes to

RURAL PATROLS Trumbull sheriff asks local police for help

With layoffs looming, the sheriff is looking for help policing rural areas of the township. WARREN

STARK COUNTY Inmate takes bus to Colo., returns himself to prison

The mistakenly released inmate arranged his own ride back to prison. CANTON (AP) -- An inmate

ROOKIE CHALLENGE Anthony makes most of chance

Unofficial Denver ambassador scores 31 in only appearance at All-Star events. DENVER (AP) --


VINYL SOLD HERE Flipside Records, 940 N. Hermitage Road, Hermitage, Pa. (724) 342-0824. Store

NBA Tonight's All-Star tilt has no theme

LeBron and Shaq will start for the East in the 9 p.m. tip-off. DENVER (AP) -- A mile above sea

NASCAR Car owner leaves legacy of fun

Ricky Hendrick was just starting his NASCAR success before his death. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) --

2 men get jail time in separate cases

YOUNGSTOWN -- One city man is going to prison for selling drugs and another will do time in the

Court consolidation: An issue Mahoning County must face

Opinion: With Mahoning County government battling to stave off a declaration of fiscal emergency by the

No. 1 Illinois 75, Iowa 65

No. 1 Illinois 75, Iowa 65 IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Deron Williams and Dee Brown each scored 18 points

NASCAR NOTEBOOK From Daytona International Speedway

Martin haunted by Harvick: Hours of hard labor got Mark Martin's car back in shape to race in the

BICENTENNIAL Boardman gets set to celebrate

Bicentennial Rock will mark the site of Boardman's planned time capsule. BOARDMAN -- The

Analog format gives a richer, warmer tone

So, how do vinyl records work? Al Simones of Purple Phrogg Records in North Lima can supply a

INSURGENCY Wave of bombings strikes Iraq

A U.S. Congressional delegation met with Iraqi officials in the Green Zone. BAGHDAD, Iraq (AP) --

Date announced by Renee Slater and Mike Zysk

XCOLUMBUS -- Renee Slater and Mike Zysk, 2670 Bloom Drive, are announcing their engagement. Miss


AARP 2520 XThe executive board of the Poland Chapter 2520, AARP, will meet at noon Monday at the

Tree and plant sale set

CANFIELD -- The annual tree and plant sale held by Mahoning Soil and Water Conservation District

3 youths arrested in separate cases

YOUNGSTOWN -- Three youths, one who had a loaded gun, were arrested in separate cases Thursday.

OUTDOORS Hunters vie for elusive coyotes

Because of their keen senses, coyotes are difficult animals to hunt. FRENCHVILLE, Pa. (AP) --

MICHAEL LACIVITA Cat fever made young sailor sick as a dog

Opinion: A few days after entering the U.S. Navy in May 1943, I had my first harrowing experience. I was

Harris sparks men

The junior guard had 23 points in a 74-68 win over Eastern Michigan. YOUNGSTOWN -- Youngstown


TODAY 9 a.m. (GOLF) Malaysian Open, third round (same-day tape). 11 a.m. (GOLF) Jacob's Creek

No. 10 Rutgers 59, No. 5 Notre Dame 48

No. 10 Rutgers 59, No. 5 Notre Dame 48 PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Chelsea Newton had 14 points and eight

CAL THOMAS Changing behavior is answer to AIDS strain

Opinion: News of a potentially virulent strain of HIV invading and infecting a new generation of homosexual

HOLISTIC HEALTH Ethnic dance helps women's confidence

More than just exercise, a dancer's image of herself improves. In 2000, Ginny Engelhardt felt

NHL New negotiations fail to reach agreement

Despite a resumption of talks, season remains off and no additional meetings have been set. NEW

Women shock No. 23 Green Bay

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Youngstown State women's basketball team used outstanding 3-point shooting to

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL White Sox wait for Thomas to recover from ankle surgery

Other Red Sox join Curt Schilling in criticizing Alex Rodriguez. ASSOCIATED PRESS The Big Hurt

'And still we rise'

ASSOCIATED PRESS THE SLAVE FORTRESS IS DIMLY LIT with lanterns, and the white brick walls are

NFL Bruschi's pro career in limbo for now

Questions about his future are on hold until the cause of the stroke is determined. BOSTON (AP) --

EARL "LALU" SABOTIN Skinny kid grew into solid boxing career

Warren resident went on to become firefighter and standout amateur golfer. WARREN -- An obituary


BASKETBALL MEN FRIDAY'S SCORES East Cortland St. 70, Brockport 63 Dartmouth 67, Cornell 54

NASCAR Stewart grabs first Busch series crown

He ended Dale Earnhardt Jr's three-race win streak at Daytona Speedway. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP)

St. Anthony officers installed at meeting

The installation of officers was a highlight of a valentine dinner meeting held by St. Anthony's

Combo brings finds deals lurking online

Combo brings finds deals lurking online Finding a great hotel rate online is as tricky as finding

FUNDING CRISIS Moody's downgrades Mahoning bond rating

The loss of the sales tax contributed to the change. YOUNGSTOWN -- Mahoning County's financial

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& lt;B & gt;ALEXANDER, & lt;/B & gt;Rev. Lorene, 76, of Youngstown; arrangements

PREP WRESTLING Fitch puts four in state meet

Boardman will send three wrestlers to Columbus next weekend. MASSILLON -- The Fitch High wrestling

Harvick's style ruffles feathers

Nextel Cup rivals say the unpopular Kevin Harvick needs "common sense." DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP)

The professor failed to act professionally, too

Dear Annie: People often say that one should never get involved in an office romance, but it's too

OSU MEN Stamper helps grab victory for Gophers

Minnesota snaps three-game losing streak in 52-50 victory over Buckeyes. MINNEAPOLIS (AP) --

INVESTIGATION Labor Department will review Wal-Mart case

Wal-Mart is welcoming the probe, a company spokesman said. WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal

Engagement of Beth Savage and David Hageman is being made known

XYOUNGSTOWN -- George and Donna Hageman, 1720 Price Road, are announcing the engagement of their

Control, passion shown in concert

From Barber to Dvorak, the symphony proved its considerable talent.. NEW CASTLE, Pa. -- The

NHL Contract talks on again

There was no immediate word on who would attend today in New York. NEW YORK (AP) -- There might be

HORIZON ROUNDUP Ohio wins at Detroit on late 3

Butler, UIC post non-league victories. DETROIT (AP) -- Jeremy Fears' 3-pointer at the buzzer gave

Disney World raises 1-day rate

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) -- Ticket prices at Disney World changed in January, with discounts for


SCOUTS Henderson an Eagle Scout Luke S. Henderson, son of Brad and Sue Henderson of Canfield,

NASCAR Earnhardt favored in Busch

Dale Earnhardt Jr. will try to win his fourth consecutive Busch race at Daytona. DAYTONA BEACH,

Suszczynski 60th anniversary to be celebrated

XSTRUTHERS -- Mr. and Mrs. Peter Suszczynski of Struthers will celebrate their 60th wedding


Some of the scheduled topics and speakers for the Women's Wellness & amp; Wisdom seminar March


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MIKE BRAUN Predators, raptors make a comeback

Who could have thought that an urbanized state like Ohio would have the type of news that came out


'THE MYSTERIOUS PRODUCTION OF EGGS' Andrew Bird Righteous Babe, sss Andrew Bird began as an

DANIEL SCHORR Rice: The new face of U.S. diplomacy

Opinion: WASHINGTON -- Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has been in office hardly three weeks, but already

GOLF ROUNDUP \ Saturday's other events

ACE GROUP CLASSIC NAPLES, Fla. -- Mike McCullough shot a 3-under 69 to take a two-stroke lead over

POLITICS Specter won't let cancer stop him

The Pa. lawmaker said he's ready for chemotherapy and baldness. PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- U.S. Sen.

BASEBALL A-Rod taking heat from Red Sox stars

The World Series champs have been loading up on insults for Rodriguez. TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Boston

INTERNET SALES State looks to recover lost cigarette taxes

Ohio sent letters asking smokers to pay taxes on cigarettes they bought on the Internet. TOLEDO

BOYS BASKETBALL Harding routs Mooney to claim share of crown

The Raiders' 96-29 victory earns SVC championship tie with Ursuline. WARREN -- Complete domination

Warriors turn back Salem

SALEM -- Tom Jesko scored 28 points in a losing effort Friday as the Salem High basketball team fell

AREA MEN DeMonaco's 30 lifts Westminster

Titans top Waynesburg and will host Thiel in PAC tournament on Tuesday. NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. --

Senior Center of Mahoning County, 1110 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, has scheduled the following: Monday,

Senior Center of Mahoning County, 1110 Fifth Ave., Youngstown, has scheduled the following: Monday,

GIRLS BASKETBALL Maplewood runs away late against Sharon

Tigers held 3-point lead in fourth, but were outscored 23-7 down the stretch. HADLEY -- Although

Officials entertain plans for new tax

A similar process occurred just two years ago. WARREN -- Trumbull County commissioners will start

MEDICINE UPMC may consider vaccine production

Facility could be located in suburb of Homestead. PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The University of Pittsburgh

YSU BASKETBALL Men hope strong play earns win

Penguins' recent solid efforts could yield victory against Eastern Michigan. YOUNGSTOWN -- The


INFORMATION If you go Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History: 315 E. Warren Ave.,

Sheriff cancels undercover work at TMHA

WARREN -- The budget cuts at the Trumbull County Sheriff's Department mean deputies will no longer

COURT Ex-officer convicted in wife's slaying

LEBANON, Ohio (AP) -- A former police officer accused of hiring burglars to stage a break-in that

Man pleads guilty in voting scam

DEFIANCE, Ohio (AP) -- A man pleaded guilty to 10 counts of false registration in a scam in which he


The Mahoning County grand jury indicted these people: Robert A. Parker, 24, Hine Street,

PA. SUPREME COURT Man not told he lost appeal wins freedom

Man wins freedom because no one told him he lost appeal. PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A man who had been

HIGHER EDUCATION Tuition costs remain in an upward spiral at public universities

The tuition bill for a degree at OSU could be $194,000 for a baby born this year. Paying for

CONSTRUCTION Family room? Ha! It's a gym

Unheated space becomes an indoor gym for the kids. SCRIPPS HOWARD Brian Niklaus would be the

Lincoln Day dinner

Lincoln Day dinner GREENVILLE, Pa. -- The Mercer County Republican Committee's annual Lincoln Day

Plastic pool is a perfect puppy-delivery place

Dear Heloise: When my dog, Lady, was expecting puppies, I had somewhere perfect for her to have her

BOXING Hopkins set for 20th title defense against Eastman

The 40-year-old middleweight hasn't lost a fight in 11 years. LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Bernard Hopkins

N HOUR INTO THE annual Chinese New Year celebration at Youngstown State University, the girls from

N HOUR INTO THE annual Chinese New Year celebration at Youngstown State University, the girls from


LOCAL Fund raiser LISBON -- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Columbiana County will hold a fund

SPRING TRAINING Early arrivals give Pirates fast start to snapping skid

Pittsburgh manager says number of players working out is "good" start. BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) --

DIVISION II GIRLS Salem easily grabs ninth sectional title

The Quakers, playing without two starters, rolled past Hubbard 61-47. AUSTINTOWN -- Normally when

Masons' 60th to be celebrated at open reception

XCANFIELD -- Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Mason, 6145 W. Western Reserve Road, will be honored on the

SPRING TRAINING Sexson explains citation for DUI at camp opener

The Mariners' star pleaded not-guilty to the charge near his hometown. ASSOCIATED PRESS Richie

CALIFORNIA MURDERS Camp counselors' deaths still unsolved

It has been six months since the murders of a Michigan man and Ohio woman. JENNER, Calif. (AP) --

Regan Romoser, Michael Welch are engaged

XATHENS -- The engagement of Regan Eileen Romoser and Michael Paul Welch of Athens is being

Engagement told for Lindsay Moyer, Matthew Hawkins

XSTRUTHERS -- The engagement of Lindsay Ann Moyer and Matthew James Hawkins, 23 Water St., Poland,

NOTEBOOK NBA All-Star Weekend

Kobe keeping quiet: Kobe Bryant, above, played the politically correct role when talking about his

hUpdated 'Loonatics'

hUpdated 'Loonatics' NEW YORK -- Bugs Bunny and his pals are being updated for the future -- way


NORTHFIELD PARK FRIDAY'S RESULTS 1st--Royal Hummin (Prrin)7.003.402.20 Jetstream Magic

SCOTT SHALAWAY Chilly Ohio winters are good for wood frogs

A forecast that calls for snow and temperatures in the 20s hardly seems like weather a frog would

THE KOVELS \ Antiques and collecting Many a child played with toys by Crandall

The name Crandall is associated with many early wooden toys. The company made horses, sleds,

Upbeat Texas mega church readies for move

'The Smiling preacher' is building the church with a dynamic show. WASHINGTON POST HOUSTON --

Officials to meet in attempt to save Amtrak rail service

A high-speed rail line through Youngstown also will be discussed. YOUNGSTOWN -- City council's

NISSAN OPEN Campbell takes lead after 65

Rain continues to plague event as most late starters could not finish rounds. LOS ANGELES (AP) --

High-tech detergent works in cold water

High-tech detergent works in cold water Tide Coldwater is formulated to provide deep cleaning in

Destiny's Child set to tour

Destiny's Child set to tour NEW YORK -- Destiny's Child is embarking on a world tour -- and


PGA TOUR NISSAN OPEN Friday Second Round Round suspended due to darkness. Will be completed

PURITANS VS. DEISTS Tracing the impact of religion on the roots of democracy

Authors cite differing views on Founding Fathers' faith. By RICHARD N. OSTLING ASSOCIATED PRESS

CHILDREN'S ENTERTAINMENT Technology makes toys a personal experience

Items unveiled at a toy expo include a doll that can recognize its mommy's voice. NEW YORK (AP) --

LaBrae's win forces tie in TAC

LEAVITTSBURG -- LaBrae High couldn't win the Trumbull Athletic Conference championship this year, so

MAHONING COUNTY Building offer gets 2nd look

This is not the first time the facility has been offered to the county. YOUNGSTOWN -- Mahoning

MAC ROUNDUP Miami holds off Wichita State, 65-58

The RedHawks held the Shockers to just three points over the final 1:27. ASSOCIATED PRESS OXFORD

JANE EISNER Debate on abortion is one in good faith

Opinion: The comment came from a top official in the American evangelical movement, but I've heard it echoed

Fitch beats Canfield on Wallace's final shot

AUSTINTOWN -- James Wallace tossed in a 3-point shot from the corner at the buzzer to lift Fitch

Harding's King takes 2nd in 100 backstroke

CLEVELAND -- Tyler King of Warren Harding took second place in the 100 backstroke in 52.42 seconds

COMAIR Pilots to begin voting on new pact proposal

The Comair president wants the airline to improve its reliability and customer service. CINCINNATI

TRUMBULL 911 Additional costs

Trumbull County 911 operations face a budget shortfall this year. Seventeen staff members will be


OHIO Friday 2/18 Night drawings: Pick 3, 5-6-6 Pick 4, 4-5-3-5 Rolling Cash 5, 1-6-18-24-39 Mega

NISSAN OPEN Weather plays through tourney

Rain cancels play on Saturday and might force event to be cut to 36 holes. LOS ANGELES (AP) --

Today is Saturday, Feb. 19, the 50th day of 2005. There are 315 days left in the year. On this date

Today is Saturday, Feb. 19, the 50th day of 2005. There are 315 days left in the year. On this date


NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCKS- FLORIDA DODGE DEALERS 250 Friday At Daytona International Speedway

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& lt;B & gt;BARNES, & lt;/B & gt; Ruth, 81, of Urbana; Vernon Funeral Home in

Seminar helps females relax, gives others hope

Proceeds benefit victims of domestic violence. YOUNGSTOWN -- If you are a woman suffering from


NBA THURSDAY'S SUMMARY MAVERICKS 119, SUNS 113 DALLAS (119) -- Howard 11-18 7-7 30, Nowitzki



Seifert-Lowers wedding planned in mid-June

XYOUNGSTOWN -- Larry and Vivian Seifert of Youngstown are making known the engagement of their


Bump drafting controversy: Ban the bump draft! That's the cry echoing around the garage area. Bump

Congress must rescue Amtrak from Bush's ax

Opinion: Detroit Free Press: President Bush has had Amtrak on the ropes for four years. Now he's preparing a


Weekly quiz: Q. Both vulnerable, as South you hold: x -A 10 5 u -9 7 v -6 3 w -A K Q J 7 4

HOW SHE SEES IT Bush statement on gay, lesbian parents wrong

Opinion: By ANGELINE ACAIN KNIGHT RIDDER/TRIBUNE President Bush recently did a disservice to gay and

MEDICAID Panel: Ohio could have saved $1.3B this year

Some drug savings would come from consolidating all state drug purchases. COLUMBUS (AP) -- Ohio

PRESCRIPTION MEDICINE Benefits of painkillers offset risks, panel says

Vioxx, Celebrex and Bextra all pose heart risks, but should be available in the United States.

HOCKEY Minors flooded with NHL refugees

Minor league teams see the NHL lockout as a big opportunity. HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) -- With


THURSDAY'S GAMES Minnesota 94, Cleveland 88 Dallas 119, Phoenix 113 FRIDAY'S GAMES No games

JAMES AND MORRIS CAREY \ On the House Seasonal cleaning makes a home healthy and happy

Seasonal cleaning means an all-out, deep-down attack on dust, dirt and clutter. Most important,


MAHONING COUNTY Forum Health At Home offers hot, nutritious meals weekdays at 11 locations in

HOW HE SEES IT Network of people helped blacks survive

Opinion: By RHETT JONES PROVIDENCE JOURNAL My brother, Gary, and I grew up on Chicago's far (and black)

Sebring breezes against Struthers

The Trojans won their 12th straight game at the Fieldhouse 65-47. STRUTHERS -- There's no question

PRESIDENTS Tar heel birth sites preserved

Two -- and maybe three -- presidents were born in North Carolina. RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- American

ANGLER TIPS Jack Wollitz

Anglers who compete in the major leagues of professional bass fishing endure months on the road far


BOYS BASKETBALL FRIDAY'S SCORES AREA Niles 80, Chaney 79, OT Canton GlenOak 84, Rayen 69

PENNSYLVANIA State won't charge justice in airport stop

He could be fined for trying to get a pocketknife past security. HARRISBURG (AP) -- A Pennsylvania

School nurses say they need training to prepare for possible terrorist attacks

If terrorism occurred at a school, nurses could provide care before an EMT arrived. CORTLAND (AP)

ECONOMY Wholesale inflation could domino

Analysts warn that higher wholesale prices could spur the Fed to raise interest rates. WASHINGTON

Nuggets' Lenard ready to defend 3-point title

The Denver point guard has not played this year because of injury. DENVER (AP) -- Count Denver


MONDAY XRuth Shrine 64 will have a stated meeting at 7:30 p.m. at the Poland Masonic Temple.

Pastor Joe takes on the weight of spreading the gospel

The Cameneti family is heavily involved in the ministry. WARREN -- The late 1970s and early 1980s


N THIS DAY AND AGE WHEN TECHNOLOGY is advancing almost faster than the human mind can comprehend,

POPULAR DEMAND Back in a big way

Some looks for spring that you'll recognize from last year: Tier drops. Pretty layering and


Body identified YOUNGSTOWN -- The body of a man found in the basement of a vacant house at 1688

Marlin wants back on track

Driver's fortunes have turned south since playing mechanic in 2002. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) --

Bush should use Zimbabwe as lab for his global policy

Opinion: One of the six countries Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice recently labeled as "outposts of

BLOCKBUSTER New Jersey says ads are deceptive

The state claims Blockbuster's new late-fee policy violates consumer laws. NEWARK, N.J. (AP) --


CURRENT PRICES Around the nation Current prices are recorded from antiques shows, flea markets,

LOOKING FOR AN AUDIENCE Some of best shows get worst news

Despite critical acclaim, they might not make it. By LYNN ELBER ASSOCIATED PRESS LOS ANGELES


MONDAY X"A History of Our Water" will be presented by Aqua Water Co. when members of Poland meet

Reception at Holiday Inn fetes Brennans on 50th

XBOARDMAN -- The 50th wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Brennan, 7539 Huntington Drive, was

Expensive drugs increase pinch for state programs

Children with cystic fibrosis and other diseases receive less help with health-care expenses.


'ALL MY CHILDREN' Ryan's timely arrival stopped Jonathan, who later admitted that he wanted to


WORLD Iwo Jima at 60 kAS THE NATION and world mark the 60th anniversary of the Battle of Iwo

Coreys' 50th celebrated during family dinner

XBOARDMAN -- A family dinner on Feb. 12 at Alberini's in Niles celebrated the 50th wedding

Today is Sunday, Feb. 20, the 51st day of 2005. There are 314 days left in the year. On this date in

Today is Sunday, Feb. 20, the 51st day of 2005. There are 314 days left in the year. On this date in

Give children directions

Q. When presented with a choice, our 4-year-old son has recently started asking, "Well, if you were


BASEBALL Howland Athletic Club will hold registration for baseball and softball Saturday from 10

NBA ALL-STAR GAME Game stirs ABA memories

Basketball will be Denver's center of attention for the first time in years. DENVER (AP) -- These

BOYS BASKETBALL Poland's defense too much for Springfield

The Bulldogs won for the 18th time this year 53-38. POLAND -- Opposing coaches have to look long

TRUMBULL COUNTY Black achievers to induct 8

State Sen. Miller will be the keynote speaker. WARREN -- Six adults and two teenagers will be


300 GAMES Bell-Wick: Jim Baker in Spiech Classic. Holiday: Al Barnette in TNBA Church. Harry

DESEGREGATION Central High a lesson in history

The school that was the foundation of the Little Rock Nine's fame is still used today. LITTLE

TELEVISION Funny figures help make 'Robot Chicken' tasty

Cartoon Network series uses action figures for parody. By ROB OWEN SCRIPPS HOWARD Did you ever

Members question use of buildings

When churches must sell their buildings, congregants often have strong feelings about appropriate