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...Open by three strokes over Ben Crenshaw and Jack Nicklaus.1985 - The greatest money winner in horse racing history, John Henry, is retired. The 10-year-old won 39 races in 83 starts, earning $6,597,947 in total purses.1989 - Mike...
Get On Up

Now Playing Synopsis: Chadwick Boseman stars as James Brown in this biopic from Universal Studios and director Tate Taylor (The Help). From a childhood spent in poverty to his emergence as the Godfather of Soul, Brown's incredible life story is one of talent, determination, and perseverance. Brian Grazer, Mick Jagger, Victoria Pearman, and Erica Huggins produce a film co-penned in part by Jez and John-Henry Butterworth (Fair Game). ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Octavia L. Spencer, Nelsan Ellis, Lennie James Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

School wake up call: John Henry and the iPod

Remember John Henry, that American folk hero who stood up...Lord, Lord." Some days I feel for John Henry. I know exactly what he was done? Do we swing our hammers like John Henry until we break our hearts trying to beat...
Today In Sports History

...Cardinals, fanning Tony Lazzeri with the bases loaded in the seventh inning and pitching 2 1-3 hitless innings.1964 - John Henry Johnson of Pittsburgh rushes for 200 yards to lead the Steelers to a 23-7 triumph over the Cleveland Browns.1974...
Today In Sports History

...Joe Montana passes for 356 yards to set an NFL record with five consecutive games of 300 yards or more passing.1983 - John Henry becomes the first racehorse to surpass $4 million in career earnings when he wins the Hollywood Turf Cup with jockey...
Parnell elevates Appeals judge to Supreme Court

...appointment means the Supreme Court will not have a justice from Juneau starting next month, ending a tradition dating back to John Henry Dimond, one of the original members of the 1959 Court.The Supreme Court serves as the appeals court for the state's...
Today In Sports History

...for the remainder of the match.1981 - Bill Shoemaker becomes the first jockey to win a $1 million race when he rode John Henry to a nose victory over The Bart in the inaugural Arlington Million at Arlington Park.1986 - Dawn Patrol and Falcon...
Today In Sports History

...Open by three strokes over Ben Crenshaw and Jack Nicklaus.1985 - The greatest money winner in horse racing history, John Henry, is retired. The 10-year-old, who won 39 races in 83 starts, earned $6,597,947 in total purses.1989...

John Henry Worgum Former Juneau resident John Henry Worgum, 82, died Oct. 2, 1999, at his home in Anchorage. He was born Feb. 14, 1917, in Charles City, Iowa. As a young man, he worked on the Grand Coulee Dam in Washington and for Kenworth...

...Licenses The following are new marriage licenses recently filed with the state Bureau of Vital Statistics in Juneau: John Henry Hafendorfer and Lattieca Ann Stewart, both of Pelican. Hayden Christopher Garrison and Roberta Louise Boisert, both...


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