David Sharp, Associated Press Updated 7:36 am PST, Tuesday, December 25, 2018 FILE - In this May 7, 2018 file photo, pallbearers walk alongside the casket of Cpl. Eugene Cole at the conclusion of the funeral service at the Cross Insurance Center, in Bangor, Maine. The shooting death of the sheriff's deputy on April 25, the first officer to be killed in the line of duty in Maine in early 30 years, was one of the state's top stories in 2018. less FILE - In this May 7, 2018 file photo, pallbearers walk alongside the casket of Cpl. Eugene Cole at the conclusion of the funeral service at the Cross Insurance Center, in Bangor, Maine. The shooting death of ... more Photo: Robert F. Bukaty, AP Photo: Robert F. Bukaty, AP Image 1 of / 7 Caption Close Image 1 of 7 FILE - In this May 7, … [Read more...] about Mills’ election as governor voted Maine’s top story in 2018
Jonathan Mattise, Associated Press Updated 11:53 am PST, Friday, December 21, 2018 FILE- In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018 file photo, Republican GOP Candidates Diane Black, Randy Boyd, Beth Harwell and Bill Lee debate each other at the Pope John Paul II High School in Hendersonville, Tenn. This was one of this year's top stories in Tennessee. (Lacy Atkins/The Tennessean via AP, File) less FILE- In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018 file photo, Republican GOP Candidates Diane Black, Randy Boyd, Beth Harwell and Bill Lee debate each other at the Pope John Paul II High School in Hendersonville, Tenn. ... more Photo: Lacy Atkins, AP Photo: Lacy Atkins, AP Image 1 of / 5 Caption Close Image 1 of 5 FILE- In this Wednesday, June 20, 2018 file photo, Republican GOP Candidates Diane Black, … [Read more...] about Nashville ex-mayor’s affair is Tennessee’s top story of 2018
Quiz PUBLISHED: 11:42 07 September 2018 | UPDATED: 13:02 07 September 2018 The Department of Health has floated a proposal to print all calorie counts on menus. ehaurylik It’s been a busy week in the business world, so we’ve rounded up some of our biggest and most interesting stories that may have gone under the radar - and you can test your knowledge of both national and East Anglian stories in this week’s Biz Quiz. Here are this week’s top stories: • Norfolk restaurateurs slam ‘expensive’ plans to publish calorie counts on menusNorfolk restaurants criticised a Department of Health proposal which would see calorie counts of dishes printed on menus. Liz Truss, chief secretary to the treasury and South West Norfolk MP, said the health department had significantly underestimated the cost to some 26,000 independent restaurateurs, and that it could bring food price rises and job cuts.• Five things you need to know about Anglian … [Read more...] about The BizQuiz: Top stories from the business world this week, and how much have you been paying attention?
By David Goricki The Detroit News Published 9:38 p.m. UTC Aug 5, 2018 Monday is a big day in Michigan high school sports as football practice gets underway throughout the state. Here are top story lines to follow as the countdown begins to the opening weekend of games Aug. 23-25. OAA flexes muscles Multiple teams from the OAA flexed their muscles last season, ending with Clarkston’s win over OAA Red rival West Bloomfield in the Division 1 state championship game, and Farmington Hills Harrison of the OAA White falling to unbeaten Muskegon in the Division 3 title game. Oak Park took eventual Division 2 state champion Warren De La Salle to the limit in the regional final and returns the bulk of its team. More: Michigan State among teams taking notice of Dearborn’s Tommy Guajardo This could be Greg Carter’s year to lead Oak Park to Ford Field for the chance to bring home the ultimate trophy this season, with Ohio State-bound quarterback … [Read more...] about Top story lines as high school football practice kicks off
By Mitch Stephens Published 5:01 pm, Monday, June 11, 2018 One of the great appeals of high school sports is to follow the ebb and flow of great young players. Just as two-time Metro Football Player of the Year Najee Harris finished his senior season at Antioch in 2016, the star of Bishop O’Dowd-Oakland running back Austin Jones began to rise. Jones is now rated the sixth-best running back nationally by 247Sports from the Class of 2019. We saw the passing of the baton this decade from Mitty’s Aaron Gordon to O’Dowd’s Ivan Rabb, just like Miramonte-Orinda’s Sabrina Ionescu handed it to 2017-18 Metro Girls Basketball Player of the Year Haley Jones. Unfortunately, we’re seeing a similar shuffling of talent in prep coaching circles, especially football. With dwindling rosters because of parental concerns over head injuries, economic realities and a wider discrepancy among the top and bottom teams, the demands and pressures upon football … [Read more...] about Bay Area high school sports: Top story lines from the 2017-18 season