One-handed MMA fighter looks for championship win

...what is this? I have to learn this," he said.About graduating college, he walked into the Fighting Arts Academy in Springfield, Massachusetts, to seriously pursue the sport. Trainer Jeremy Libiszewski never hesitated working with a one-handed...
Pickett to lead final symphony concerts this weekend

...stepped down from his position with the North State Symphony in California, and is now conductor and music director of the Springfield Symphony in Missouri and the Topeka Symphony in Kansas. In an Empire interview last week, Pickett said his experience in...
Con brio: Pickett prepares for final symphony concert

...Symphony in California ? and taking up two new ones ? the Springfield Symphony in Missouri and the Topeka Symphony in Kansas...why you don't get noticed."The switch to Topeka and Springfield will bring new challenges. Both are professional, paid...
Police ID victim of Oregon shooting as 14-year-old

...Oregon since May 1998 when 15-year-old Kip Kinkel killed two students and wounded 25 others at Thurston High School in Springfield near Eugene. He killed his parents prior to the attack and is serving a 111-year prison sentence.? AP writers Gosia...
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Robert Anderson II

...Donations in Bob's memory can be made to the Purple Heart Foundation @ National Adjutant M.O.P.H. 5413-B Backlick Rd, Springfield, VA 22151-3960.Remembrances can be sent to Geri Anderson, P.O. Box 240296, Douglas, AK 99824"Oops."
Symphony announces finalists for conductor position

...positions last spring. He will be music director and conductor for both the Topeka Symphony Orchestra in Kansas and the Springfield Symphony in Missouri. The three candidates for his replacement were officially announced today.If chosen, Schulz and...
Today In Sports History

JANUARY 201891 - The International YMCA in Springfield, Mass., is the site of the first official basketball game. Peach baskets were used, but it wasn't until 1905 that someone...
Sports on TV

...ESPN2 - Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, championship, Iona-Canisius winner vs. Manhattan-Quinnipiac winner, at Springfield, Mass.3 p.m., NBCSN - Colonial Athletic Association, championship, Delaware-Northeastern winner vs. Towson-William...
A long way from home

...might imagine, then, the excitement of Springfield Science Museum Curator of Anthropology...the helmet probably didn't arrive in Springfield via an ethnographer."It's unlikely...Savulis, interviewed at the museum in Springfield, noted that she was able to glean some...
Today in sports

...LeagueOAKLAND RAIDERS - Signed FB Jamize Olawale.HOCKEYNational Hockey LeagueCOLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS - Reassigned D Ilari Melart to Springfield (AHL).DETROIT RED WINGS - Assigned C Cory Emmerton to Grand Rapids (AHL).NASHVILLE PREDATORS - Reassigned F Filip...


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