Bob Ufer

The Tribune


Forbush’s Carley Joyner recently signed to play softball for Surry Community College and plans to complete a two-year transfer and then pursue a Law Degree. As a junior, Joyner was an All-Foothills 2A Conference honorable mention selection. (Photo courtesy of Forbush High School.) […]CHARLOTTE — Surry Community College’s Michelle Thao has been named to the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II All-American team as announced by the national office last Thursday. […]ELKIN — The Elkin boy’s basketball team finally broke into the win column for the first time in the 2022-23 season with a 53-47 win over Forbush...
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Aaron Judge likely to be named Yankees’ next captain

SAN DIEGO — Now that Aaron Judge is coming back to the Yankees, the next question regarding the reigning AL MVP is whether he’ll be the team’s first captain since Derek Jeter. It’s considered likely and the decision lies with managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner. Steinbrenner told the YES Network last month that making Judge the captain if he re-signed with the Yankees was “something we would consider.” At various times during the season, teammates like Anthony Rizzo and Nestor Cortes endorsed the idea and general manager Brian Cashman did, as well, on Wednesday at the winter meetings. “Some people have already acted as...
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Questions must be answered on ex-Twitter lawyer James Baker’s role in censorship scandals

Let’s award 3.14159 stars to Elon Musk for firing Twitter’s lawyer, James Baker, Tuesday. But there are still a lot of questions that need to be answered about the role of Baker, the FBI’s former Russiagate protagonist, in — not one, but two — censorship scandals. First, having been parachuted into Twitter conveniently five months before the 2020 election as deputy general counsel and vice president, Baker played an instrumental role in the censorship of The Post’s Hunter Biden laptop story in October 2020. Second, Baker was involved in the potential suppression of material that Musk ordered released from Twitter’s files last Friday...

Lakewood, December 09 High School ⚽ Game Notice

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‘Big Sky’ Recap: It’s T. Rex Time!

You've got to love a show that dares to combine its murder investigation with the discovery of a giant T. Rex fossil. Big Sky did just that this week, with Hoyt teaming up with Deputy Poppernak to investigate a wedding gone awry. Meanwhile, Cassie's still looking into the mysterious Walter, while Beau is mostly concerned with keeping his family safe in the wake of Avery's naive cash grab.

1 wounded after shooting inside Xenia home

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — A man was shot and wounded after a confrontation inside a Xenia home Wednesday night. Xenia Police Division officers responded to a report of an accidental shooting on Church Street. When officers arrived on scene, they found a man inside the house suffering from a single gunshot wound to his abdomen, according to a release.
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GOP knows it has a problem with relying on Election Day voting

In the wake of a poor midterm election performance that culminated Tuesday night with a loss in the U.S. Senate race in Georgia, Republicans are acknowledging the perils of relying on Election Day voting. Former President Donald Trump has disparaged early voting and voting by mail, even as he cast...
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New classified records found in Trump storage unit

Representatives of former President Donald Trump alerted the FBI that they found another set of potentially sensitive documents in a storage facility in West Palm Beach, Florida, a U.S. official confirmed to CBS News. There were two documents with classified markings inside a sealed box, adding to the more than...

Santas magical mailbox

Kids of all ages know the magic of Christmas and how important it is to write a letter to Santa. it,s an age old tradition that still holds its magic to this day thousands of children around the world write letters to Santa.