On Wednesday, April 12, 2017, Becca Longo is believed to be the first female in football’s history to earn a scholarship, after signing a letter of intent to play NCAA Division II football at a top-tier school.
This history-making event took place during a ceremony at Basha High School in Chandler, as Longo was introduced as the first woman of intent to play football at a Division II level college or higher...
Sunday, April 16, 2017, James Mackler, a former Iraq war veteran, announced today he would run for Sen. Bob Corker’s U.S. Senate seat in 2018.
Mackler is an attorney in Nashville, Tenn. and he started his day by disclosing his intentions to take Corker’s position. He is the first Democrat from his state to make his decision public...
April 18, is known as Champions Day in Detroit. It has been almost 80 years since Detroit had a championship sports celebration. Today the city’s Free Press made their front page a tribute to a time when winning was the norm for the Motor City. In 1936, Governor Frank Fitzgerald declared this time-honored tradition after three sports teams made history…..
Saturday, June 3, 2017, the London Metropolitan Police tweeted that an incident occurred on the London bridge.
According to eyewitness Mark Roberts, who was on the national landmark bridge, a van was speeding when it swerved into oncoming traffic and ran into a bus stop. He further reported seeing at least five people on the ground and they appeared to be unconscious. The van seemed to head straight toward the pedestrians, and shortly after the vehicle struck the bus stop, Roberts said he heard, what sounded like gunshots. There were about 100 people on the bridge at the time….
Matthew Michalek, like most teenagers, is getting ready to start college, but he is a bit different in how he views the world. He was born with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). He has hopes and dreams like everyone else and with a little extra time can accomplish his goals. While some of the top-rated schools do not have adequate accommodations for special needs students, there are universities that do address several issues these students face…..
Following your heart to your dream may be a bumpy road but anything worth doing is worth the wherever the journey leads!!