Today In Sports History for May 26

1925 - In Detroit's 8-1 win over the Chicago White Sox, Ty Cobb becomes the first to reach 1,000 career extra-base hits. He finished his career with 1,139.1959 - Harvey Haddix of the Pittsburgh Pirates pitches 12 perfect innings before...
Writer starts new romance series

...On May 26, Avon Books publishes Bernard's seventh novel, "All of Me," and the first in a new series, Love Between the Bases. Bernard has signed a three-book contract with Avon. Her first six novels, the Bachelor Firemen series, were set at the...
Helping Alaska's future

...fulfill their constitutional mandate of establishing and maintaining a system of public schools:? Provide a fully funded base student allocation able to serve every student in the state;? Fully fund a budget that assures students, parents, school...
Heather Mary George

...unwavering faith in our Lord could be seen through her walk in love.She married Russ 1/10/2004 and made their Castle at the base of Thunder Mountain.July 26, 2013 her life changed suddenly. After waking from a coma like state she was given a diagnosis...
Astronaut Steve Swanson's visit excites Ketchikan students

...Jeremy DeMello, Coast Guard Base Ketchikan's command senior...also visited the Coast Guard Base Ketchikan during their visit...added. "I have now visited 16 bases in Alaska in the last year...Force, Army and Coast Guard bases in Anchorage, Clear, Fairbanks...
Falcons split with Lady Wolves

...the bottom half, Makayla Harp led off with a single, freshman Rachel Macaulay singled and Payton Harp singled to load the bases. Then Saceda-Hurt put the ball past the left field fence.All the Falcons had hot bats. Haleigh Dicarlo went 3-3 with...
Crimson Bears softball keeps state tourney in sight

...error that scored Balovich and Johnson.Bates added a solo lead-off homer in the bottom of the fifth.Ketchikan loaded the bases in the sixth inning but centerfielder Bicknell made a shoestring catch off a line drive"I was just hoping for the best...
Slack Tide: Hey, Alaska: Go fund yourself!

...talking about crowdfunding, the Internet-based method of financing a project or venture by raising money from a broad donor base. Through popular online platforms like Kickstarter, Mobcaster and Offbeatr (that one focuses on pornography), crowdfunding...
Photo: Reconstructing the capitol

Mason Rick Johanson, of Richards Masonry in Wasilla, works laying brick at the base of the Capitol's Main Street wall on Thursday. Johanson will be one of four masons laying brick on the Main Street and Fifth Avenue sides of the building this summer.
Lady Kings shut out Crimson Bears

...advanced with Nedzwecky on a Martha Bullock single to load the bases.JDHS pitcher Savanna Schauwecker walked Lady Kings batter Domonique Sayer for a 1-0 advantage.JDHS got out of the bases loaded jam as Krosse reached on a fielder's choice to shortstop...


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