Today in history

...draft registration began in the United States for 19- and 20-year-old men.In 1994, Britain's Labor Party elected Tony Blair its new leader, succeeding the late John Smith. Former Senate Republican leader Hugh Scott died in Falls Church, Virginia...
Ex-British prime minister's wife signs publishing deal

...much-anticipated memoir, which a Blair representative said last month...with no book deal yet. Cherie Blair's publisher said her book...anything she says about the Blairs' reputedly stormy relationship with Tony Blair's successor, Prime Minister...
Scotland: Visiting Eilean Donan and Blair castles

...Donan Castle, the Caledonian Canal and Blair Castle. We started our morning with Eilean...Scotland! Late in the afternoon we arrived at Blair Castle. According to Eye Witness: Great...lineage back many, many generations to Blair Castle. However, Don is not in line to...
Alaska Sports Roundup

...Anchorage: Sandi Graves 36, Crystal Blair 25, Elizabeth Rexford 11, K Sanders 11...96Anchorage: Sandi Graves 36, Crystal Blair 25, Elizabeth Rexford 11, K Sanders 11...MEHS 1993, Sandie Graves 1992, Crystal Blair Ketchikan 2010, Jocelyn Ramirez MEHS 1989...
2A Region V Basketball Tournament

...Hansen 1 Freshman 5'5"Nicole Mackie 23 Freshman 5'4"Claire Waggoner 12 Freshman 5'7"Coach - Richard Hansen. CHEER:Blair Bennett, Marena Bennett, Kaleb Booth, Holly Brand, Starla Hensley, Cynthia Marinese, Audrey Melendrez, Matthew Tipton...
Today In Sports History

...second-longest in NHL history, leaving after two periods of a 4-3 overtime victory over the New York Rangers.1992 - Bonnie Blair becomes the first American woman in 40 years to win two gold medals in the Winter Olympics when she takes the 1,000-meter...
Today In Sports History

...106 seconds to capture the first world luge championship medal of any kind for the United States.1994 - Speedskater Bonnie Blair wins the fourth gold of her Olympic career with her third consecutive 500-meter victory.1996 - Charles Barkley of Phoenix...
King speaks on Olympics, gay rights

...attended the closing ceremony with a U.S. delegation that included former Olympic gold-medal winning speedskaters Bonnie Blair and Eric Heiden. "They are iconic. They are speedskating to me, they put it on the map."The U.S. delegation sat in...
Today In Sports History

...Hawkins scores 63 points as Bradley beats Detroit 122-107. Archie Tullos scores 49 points for the Titans.1988 - Bonnie Blair wins America's second gold medal at the Winter Olympics in world-record time, beating Christa Rothenburger of East Germany...
Frances Blair Awbrey

Gustavus resident Frances Blair Awbrey died peacefully on Dec. 21, 2008, in Gustavus, where she was cared for by devoted friends. She was 50. A fifth generation...


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