Today in History for Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

...Iain de Caestecker (TV: "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D") is 27.Thought for Today: "Worse than not realizing the dreams of your youth, would be to have been young and never dreamed at all." - Jean Genet (1910-1986).
Today In Sports History for Dec. 18

...have three 100-reception seasons.1997 - Germany's Katja Seizinger wins her sixth straight race to tie former French star Jean-Claude Killy's World Cup record for consecutive victories.2000 - Marshall Faulk of St. Louis scores four touchdowns for...
For Strayed, writing 'Wild' was just the beginning

...cabin she bought in Mount Hood National Forest. She still hikes, after all.She has made "dear friends" of "Wild" director Jean-Marc Vallee ("Dallas Buyers Club") and actress Laura Dern, who plays her mother in the film and who came to Strayed's...
National Hockey League scoring briefs

...3-3-1 road trip. Plekanec scored the tiebreaking goal with 4:16 remaining.Before the game, the Canadiens honored the late Jean Beliveau with a video tribute, moment of silence, and lengthy standing ovation.PREDATORS 3, AVALANCHE 0DENVER - Filip Forsberg...
Holiday movies offer quite the mix

...Cheryl Strayed, who in 1995 hiked 1,000 miles on the Pacific Crest Trail. Her 2012 memoir inspired the film. Directed by Jean-Marc Vallee ("Dallas Buyers Club")."Exodus: Gods and Kings" - Ridley Scott's biblical epic stars Christian Bale...
Jean Thorsteinson

Jean Thorsteinson died peacefully at home in by her side. She was 93 years old.Jean was born to Lyman and Hazel Reynoldson in...years before retiring to Tenakee Springs. Jean's childhood was rich in adventure, community...
Today in sports history the bottom of the ninth to give the New York Giants a 5-4 playoff victory and the National League pennant.1971 - Billie Jean King wins the Virginia Slims-Thunderbird tournament in Phoenix to become the first female tennis player to win $100,000...
Hello Juneau students of 2004

...BaertschClint BlackJames BravilletteHannah BrockmannLeanne BellBrittany BallTasha BaysingerCharles Paul BagayoAlec CallowayBonnie Jean M. ChristensenKenny CopronaDamen ChristiansenErin CurrinJordan CooperMarti CouoranNathan ClarkElizabeth CrusanTim ChildersVianka...
Today in history

...Cuba and announced a quarantine of all offensive military equipment being shipped to the Communist island nation.In 1964, Jean-Paul Sartre was named winner of the Nobel Prize in literature, even though the French writer had said he would decline the...
Supporters: Only a matter of time for same-sex marriage in Alaska

...Really, all (the state) had to stand on was 'confusion abounds,' which is not a very strong stance," Buck said.Jean Findley, who lives with her partner and their two daughters in Juneau, said she didn't think the state's argument about...
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