Douglas Fourth of July parade and contest results

...Mackey? Best hula hoop: Rachel Trussel and Brooke Sanford? Best jump rope: Erik Thompson? Judge's choice award: Charlotte SanfordWatermelon eating contest? 2-5 years old: Dylan Miller? 6 years old: Drew Cadigan McAdoo? 7 years old: Cason...
LaMarcus Aldridge chooses the Spurs

...the Blazers, but Wesley Matthews (Dallas), Nic Batum (Charlotte), Arron Afflalo (New York) and Robin Lopez (New York...Aldridge's departure, which seemed inevitable. He sent Batum to Charlotte for guard Gerald Henderson and second-year power forward...
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Today In Sports History for June 28 to go 1-2 in the NBA Draft. New Orleans Hornets select Kentucky forward Anthony Davis with the No. 1 pick. Then Charlotte follows by taking fellow freshman Michael Kidd-Gilchrist. The Wildcats join UNLV with six players drafted in the entire...
A soldier's - and a poet's - wilderness station

...River in Washington.After dedicating that poem at Beluga Point, Erd, former Alaska State Council on the Arts Director Charlotte Fox, and Claire LeClair brought the project to the Alaska Center for the Book, which is the project's nonprofit partner...
Hornets to send Henderson, Vonleh to Blazers for Batum

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Charlotte Hornets acquired small forward Nicolas Batum from the Portland...truly be missed."Henderson was the longest-tenured player on Charlotte's roster. Vonleh was the ninth overall pick in the 2014 draft...
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Dirt Girl: Killing is gardening

...which still gives all the seedlings room to grow. I'm not saying that it is worth your time, but if you are like Fern in "Charlotte's Web" and cannot bear to administer a death sentence to the runts, this is an alternative.I dig under the seedlings...
Hundreds attend funerals for church shooting victims

...Virginia, on Thursday, only the latest statue to be defaced. On Tuesday and Wednesday, African-American churches in Charlotte, North Carolina, and Macon, Georgia were intentionally set afire.But in Charleston, the early gestures of forgiveness...
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Race to Alaska names a winner

...into serious wind five days straight. When things laid down the Canadians left Port McNeil in the morning, crossed Queen Charlotte Sound at night, blasted up the eastern shore in the dark, rounded Cape Caution and headed north at nearly six knots after...
Today in sports history for Wednesday, April 22

...with a 2-1 triumph over the Chicago Black Hawks.1987 - The NBA grants expansion franchises to Charlotte, Miami, Minnesota and Orlando. Charlotte and Miami join the league in the 1988-89 season, while Minnesota and Orlando join in 1989-90...
Recent births at Bartlett Regional Hospital

...Elliot David Barry, weighing 6 lbs. 2 oz., was born to Kirsten and Matthew Barry on April 13, 2015. ? A daughter, Lisa Charlotte Ann Clevenger, weighing 8 lbs. 1 oz., was born to Mavis Mayeda and Chad Clevenger on April 16, 2015.? A daughter, Emily...


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