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Adult/Child golf on tap

Adult/Child golf on tap

A sure sign that summer is almost here is the start of the Sertoma Junior Golf Tour season, which begins with the Adult/Child Kickoff Classic.
Published: 05/21/15
Firemen roll to win

Firemen roll to win

SEBRING — The Firemen turned up the heat in a big way in rolling to a 16-0 victory over Elite Plumbing in Dixie Ozone (ages 11-12) baseball on Tuesday night at Max Long Complex.
Published: 05/21/15
American Pharoh breeding rights sold

American Pharoh breeding rights sold

NEW YORK — The owner of Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah sold the breeding rights to his Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner to Coolmore Ashford Stud in Kentucky.
Published: 05/21/15
Timberwolves win NBA draft lottery

Timberwolves win NBA draft lottery

MINNEAPOLIS — His voice cracking and tears welling in his eyes, Flip Saunders pointed to the sky about 20 minutes after the Minnesota Timberwolves — the franchise that has been down on its luck for most of the past 25 years — won...
Published: 05/21/15
Stanley soars with Screaming Eagles

Stanley soars with Screaming Eagles

At a time when a number of college baseball players have hung up their cleats for the season, Lake Placid graduate Nathan Stanley and the Toccoa Falls College Screaming Eagles are gearing up for their biggest games of the season. The team was one of ...
Published: 05/20/15
Wrecks continue at Indy

Wrecks continue at Indy

INDIANAPOLIS — IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe was in stable condition in the intensive care unit of a local hospital following surgery on his left leg for injuries sustained Monday in a crash at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Published: 05/20/15
Fight of century becomes fight in court
Pacquiao becomes target of class action lawsuits

Fight of century becomes fight in court Pacquiao becomes target of class action lawsuits

LAS VEGAS — Boxing fans across the country and their lawyers are calling the hyped-up fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. a fraud and want their money back, and then some.
Published: 05/20/15
Dedicated competitor

Dedicated competitor

Playing No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles is a demanding position. Sebring’s Ashley Castelli accepted the challenge and posted an impressive 14-2 record in singles, and the talented senior went 13-2 in doubles to lead the Blue Streaks to a succe...
Published: 05/19/15
Dixon claims Indy 500 pole
Driver takes Chip Ganassi Racing car to 2nd lifetime pole position

Dixon claims Indy 500 pole Driver takes Chip Ganassi Racing car to 2nd lifetime pole position

INDIANAPOLIS — One minute, Scott Dixon thought the numbers were a mistake.
Published: 05/19/15
Cooper Tires teams up with Nunez

Cooper Tires teams up with Nunez

Cooper Tire is teaming up with 19-year-old Tristan Nunez, a MAZDA factory professional race car driver and distracted driving awareness advocate, to call attention to the dangers of distracted driving. The partnership will include speaking appearance...
Published: 05/18/15