Colorado StateDurango Herald

Nine Southwest Colorado baseball players named to all-state squad

DENVER – With the 2021-22 athletic calendar kicking off in just a few weeks, the Colorado High School Activities Association put a bow on the final awards from the 2020-21 season, wrapping up with naming five athletes from Montezuma and Dolores counties to all-state baseball teams. The nominees joined four...
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Bethany, ILWCIA

Small Town Roots: Okaw Valley grad Paige Robinson proving doubters wrong after winning D-II National Player of the Year

BETHANY (WCIA) — Being recruited out of a small school, former Okaw Valley guard Paige Robinson felt like she had to silence her critics. “I had a lot of doubters going into college,” Robinson said. “Coming from a 1A, they didn’t think I was going to be any good. I think that goes to show somebody great can come out of 1A and it’s not just a label.”
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Time to Choose Lithium Battery For Inverter

To sign up for our daily email newsletter, CLICK HERE. Li-ion batteries (LIB) batteries, in the beginning, were made for the use in laptops, cell phones and that of other consumer electronics but they have now developed to become a huge battery technology for power storage systems. Apart from this, these have become the most common battery kind in modern electric cars.
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Carroll, IAwho13.com

Carroll’s gem ecstatic to host state baseball again

CARROLL, Iowa — From 1995-2004, the state baseball tournament was played at Merchants Park in Carroll. In 2005 the tournament was moved to Sec Taylor Stadium, now Principal Park, home of the Iowa Cubs. Due to minor league baseball scheduling conflicts this summer, the class 1A and 2A tournament is...

Harpenau reaches historic win as Remsen coasts into 1A semifinals

CARROLL, Iowa — Remsen, St. Mary's senior Blaine Harpenau recorded the 50th win of his career on Monday, July 26th, beating Grundy Center 14-to-0 in the first round of the 1A state tournament. Blaine is only the 18th player in Iowa history to reach 50 wins and he's just the...
Carroll, IAcarrollspaper.com

A history of crowning champions in Carroll

The last week in July 2004 easily could have been a gloomy one for Carroll, and especially Merchants Park. But it proved to be just the opposite. Martensdale-St. Mary’s had finally overcome years of State tournament stagnation with three-straight wins to claim its first State title. It was a fitting goodbye for Jim Donohue, who had taken seven teams to the State tournament in 32 years, as the team was leaving Carroll with its first-ever State baseball title.

Mandatory vaccines: Unvaccinated Australians will have reduced freedoms

Mandatory vaccines are controversial, but those who choose to stay unvaccinated will face a reduction in freedoms, Australian health authorities have warned. This week it was announced New York City will require all municipal workers – including police officers, firefighters and teachers – to get vaccinated against coronavirus or take a weekly test, as America’s biggest city struggles under an uptick of cases.
New Albany, MSThe Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

King and Coghlan named top athletes in golf and bowling

Caroline King of New Albany and Devin Coghlan have been named top athletes in Mississippi in girls golf and boys bowling by the Clarion Ledger. An awards ceremony took place last week and the duo were honored for their exceptional year in their respective sports. King won girls top golfer...
Brevard, NCWLOS.com

Area teams wrap up 7-on-7 season at Brevard FCA event

Brevard — (WLOS) With the official start of fall practice looming, four area teams convened at Brevard High School for an FCA 7-on-7 event. The host Blue Devils were joined by conference foe Franklin, county rival Rosman, and second-year program Asheville Christian. The spring season didn't end until early May...

Ex-Coach Calls Potential Jets Camp Star ‘Under Drafted’ as Media Raves

During the New York Jets behind the scenes docuseries, Flight 2021: An Offseason with the New York Jets, we heard the organization admit that they never expected to get their hands on rookies Elijah Moore and Michael Carter after the trade up for Alijah Vera-Tucker. “When we moved up for...
Carroll, IAcarrollspaper.com


A lead-off walk hardly flustered right-hander Blaine Harpenau and the Remsen St. Mary’s Hawks. The ensuing warning shot was delivered with emphatic oomph, leaving little doubt who is the state title favorite. Harpenau secured 14 consecutive outs following his opening mishap, allowing Class 1A’s top seed to secure a relatively easy quarterfinal win Monday in Carroll, paving the way for their third straight state semifinal trip. Remsen St. Mary’s (27-3) obliterated the underdog No. 8 Grundy Center thanks to surgical precision from Harpenau as well as a strong collective of timely hitting, leading to a 14-0 victory in five innings.
Iowa Statekilj.com

Prep Baseball: State Tournament Scoreboard

Carroll — Day One of the Iowa High School State Baseball Tournament concluded with two more games following New London-Kee. Remsen St. Mary’s will take on Kee at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, while St. Albert while scrap with Alburnett on Wednesday afternoon in the 1A semifinals.
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Weekly Spiral

Key players coming off injury to target in Fantasy Football

Every year there are star players that go down and have a profound impact on their team and the league. These are the five players last year that suffered a season ending injury, but are poised for a bounce-back year. Joe Burrow, quarterback, Cincinnati Bengals. Reason for inclusion on this...
PoliticsRoscommon Herald

Frustration over delay in re-naming of Castlerea estates

Frustrations were expressed over delays in renaming new estates in Castlerea, at the recent meeting of the Roscommon Municipal Authority. The issue was raised by Cllr Paschal Fitzmaurice who said he had first raised the issue in 2018 and enquired of the Council Executive if progress had been made on the issue.