June 4, 2015 RSS feed / Features

Wife, Husband Say They Hit Back-to-back Holes-in-one

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Class Forgoes Trip To Give Principal Money To Treat Cancer

BETHLEHEM, N.H. (AP) – The graduating class at a New Hampshire high school is giving the money raised for their class trip to the school’s principal, who has been diagnosed with cancer.  More...

“John Wayne Day” In Texas Honors Actor’s 108th Birthday

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Wearing a brown plaid coat worn by John Wayne in 1945’s “Flame of Barbary Coast,’’ Republican Lt. Gov. More...

Tiger In Grand Rapids Driveway Turns Out To Be Toothless

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) – An animal control worker in Grand Rapids was convinced he had a young tiger on his hands. Now he’s hoping a child will adopt the animal.  The tiger was stuffed.  More...

More Copies Of Laura Ingalls Wilder Memoir To Be Printed

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – The autobiography of prairie author Laura Ingalls Wilder, a blockbuster for the South Dakota State Historical Society Press, is expected to jump to about 145,000 copies in print by mid-summer.  More...

Moonshine Continues To Permeate East Tennessee Culture

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Long-lost Diamond Ring Found In Old Log Cabin Being Moved

LISBON, N.Y. (AP) – A diamond ring lost inside a 19th-century log cabin in northern New York about 30 years ago has been found by preservationists who are dismantling the structure so it can be moved to another location.  More...

20-Year-Old Wisconsin Cheddar Makes Debut At $209 A Pound

MINERAL POINT, Wis. (AP) – A Wisconsin cheesemaker is debuting a 20-yearold cheddar this week that’s short in supply and big on price.  More...

Creative Ways To Display Diplomas And Other School Awards

Graduation season is upon us, and grads everywhere are lining up to receive their diplomas and degrees, which represent years of hard work and discipline. More...

Top Time-Saving Tips For Household Chores

(StatePoint) – On average, people spend more than two hours daily on such household activities as cleaning and organizing, according to the 2013 American Time Use Survey by the Bureau of Labor and Statistics. More...

14-Year-Old Graduating From Ohio High School With Honors

SPRINGBORO, Ohio (AP) – A 14-year-old Ohio student will graduate from her high school with honors.  Emma Morris will graduate from Springboro High School next month, the youngest graduate in school history, according to the Dayton Daily Ne More...

92-Year-Old Becomes Oldest Woman To Finish Marathon

SAN DIEGO (AP) – A 92- year- old cancer survivor rocked her way into the record books Sunday, becoming the oldest woman to finish a marathon.  Harriette Thompson of Charlotte, North Carolina, completed Sunday’s Rock `n’ Roll Ma More...

Southern California Triplets All Accepted To MIT

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