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Put me in coach, I'm ready to (attempt to) ride

November 25, 2014 As you’re reading this, I’m probably sprawled out on a La-A-Z-Boy recliner with bags of ice on my shins, knees and lower bac. more »»

 
 
 
Great game that ended badly

November 24, 2014 I stood right there and watched the whole thing unfold. A brawl. A terrible way to end a football game. It was something neither coach nor coaching staff wanted to be a part of. more »»

Basketball season will soon heat up winter

November 23, 2014 We’re still in the thick of the football season as the Division I playoff picture is coming into focus and, at the high school level, Steubenville has just earned its second consecutive regional... more »»

Cervelli is capable catcher for Pirates

November 21, 2014 Russell Martin came to Pittsburgh before the 2013 season as a clean-shaven veteran looking to reform his career. Martin left the Pirates as a bearded hero who took the team to new heights. more »»

Weir is set for more soccer success

November 20, 2014 Charleston Catholic junior Joey Trupo remembered sitting in the same spot, feeling completely different a year ago. more »»

On the boat or the shore?

November 10, 2014 The seasons of nine of the 11 football teams in our coverage area are over. Next year has started for everyone but Steubenville and Weir High. Good luck to them Friday and Saturday. more »»

Baseball, Black Bears: Oh, my!

October 31, 2014 There’s few things I take incredibly seriously. For the most part, I’m a laid back guy, but when it comes to these certain articles, I’m as critical as a judge on a reality television singing contest. more »»

Learn from others

October 27, 2014 I love some good stories. It’s does my heart and soul good to read about and watch others who have taken adversity, sometimes the ultimate adversity, and made it positive. Meet Lauren Hill. more »»

Panthers have earned congrats

October 20, 2014 Congratulations to the Buckeye Local football team. Perseverance and hard work during a brutal season on and off the field has been rewarded. more »»

We all must look in the mirror

October 6, 2014 From one of my favorite movies, Patch Adams: Arthur Mendelson: How many fingers do you see? Patch Adams: Four. Arthur Mendelson: No. No! Look beyond the fingers! Now tell me how many you see. more »»

Pirates postseason run is different than before

October 1, 2014 PITTSBURGH — In 2013, the Pittsburgh Pirates wiped away a losing streak 20 years in the making. In 2014, they’re building a new streak of their own. more »»

Strawberry swinging for the heavens

September 28, 2014 This past Monday, I had a series of questions lined up for one of the most feared power hitters in New York Mets history. more »»

A jewel for Gem City

September 21, 2014 TORONTO — Come Christmastime, I watch “Elf” for the unbridled holiday spirit, “Home Alone” for the hilarious hijinx and “A Christmas Story” for the yesteryear tradition. more »»

Time to get it right

September 15, 2014 Adrian Peterson out, deactivated because of the child abuse charges filed. Greg Hardy out, deactivated Sunday morning before Carolina’s game due to his domestic violence conviction. more »»

Bucco magic set to continue

September 12, 2014 Time flies, doesn’t it? Here we are, nearing mid-September, and it wouldn’t be out of the question to start bringing those winter coats out of the attic. more »»

How to be part of a team

September 8, 2014 Last week I took a page from Ron Edmondson and expanded on his “8 Ways to be Odd Man Out on a tea. more »»

How not to be part of a team

September 2, 2014 Social media, as a whole, I believe is really good for our society. It’s not perfect and, at times, has a lot to be desired. The we-need-to-know-it-all-now can be a hindrance to the way we do thing. more »»

New policy gets a test

September 1, 2014 The new domestic violence law laid down by the NFL will get an early test as San Francisco 49ers defense end Ray McDonald has been accused of domestic violence. more »»

More life in the sports world

August 25, 2014 Teenagers: Do you know the real reason why parents keep a look out to make sure the friends you hang around with are the “right friends” and not “the wrong crowd?” Here’s an illustratio. more »»

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is freezin’ for a reason

August 22, 2014 Talking with a friend a few weeks ago, the Ice Bucket Challenge was quickly brought up as a topic of conversation. “Yeah, I was nominated to do it,” he said to me. more »»

Bucs fighting through adversity

August 20, 2014 The Pittsburgh Pirates really aren’t playing all that poorly right now. Yes, you read that correctly. I know that the Pirates lost 11-3 to the Braves on Tuesday night. more »»

 
 

Brooke Senior Center bingo November 27, 2014

The Brooke County Senior Center, 948 Main St., will hold a weekly quarter bingo from noon to 4 p.m. each Thursday.All ages are welcome. more »

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Down the stretch

October 13, 2008 King football is winding down in Ohio and has four weeks left in West Virginia. Madonna hosts Toronto Saturday night. Give the 22 Toronto kids credit for sticking it out this season. more »

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