High school baseball coach, wife electrocuted while installing new scoreboard

Shana Crum, 41, and Corey Crum, 39, died after they were electrocuted while installing a new scoreboard at a Florida baseball field. (Shana Crum/Facebook) A Florida high school baseball coach and his wife were electrocuted while installing a new scoreboard at a baseball field to replace one that had been destroyed by Hurricane Michael, officials said. Liberty County Sheriff Joe […]

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‘High do!’ Bride-to-be thrilled with proposal atop Rochester Cathedral

‘High do!’ Bride-to-be is thrilled with proposal on the roof of seventh-Century Rochester Cathedral Joel Shopland, 26, proposed to Joanna Hay, 25 on roof of Rochester Cathedral The religious couple met through their church while studying in London Joanna’s father Peter and relatives were watching from a neighbouring building Dating back to 604 AD, the cathedral is the second oldest […]

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Transgender high school athletes spark controversy, debate in Connecticut

In this Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 photo, Bloomfield High School transgender athlete Terry Miller, second from left, wins the final of the 55-meter dash over transgender athlete Andraya Yearwood, left, and other runners in the Connecticut girls Class S indoor track meet at Hillhouse High School in New Haven, Conn. In the track-and-field community in Connecticut, the dominance of Miller […]

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Kentucky high school football coach fired after exchanging sexual texts with student

Waggener (Matthews, Kentucky) High School football coach Jordan Johnson was fired last month after exchanging text messages of a sexual nature with a student, according to documents obtained from Jefferson County Public Schools. Johnson was fired for “insubordination, immoral character, conduct unbecoming a teacher and neglect of duty,” according to a Jan. 23 letter from JCPS superintendent Marty Pollio. According […]

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Man Utd on high alert as Tottenham trigger £25m Alderweireld release clause

Spurs have extended the Belgian defender's contract by a further year – but have included a £25million release clause. The cut-price fee comes into effect this summer, with teams including United having until 14 days before the end of the summer window to meet the valuation. Mauricio Pochettino wanted to ensure he did not lose Alderweireld, 29, for nothing this […]

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High school to skip events officiated by referee who told wrestler to cut dreadlocks

BUENA, N.J. — A New Jersey school district says its wrestling team will no longer compete in events officiated by a referee who told a wrestler to lose his dreadlocks or forfeit his bout. The announcement came during an emergency meeting held Wednesday with the Buena Regional school board and members of the community. The groups that assign referees have […]

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Britain’s struggling High Street is set for a ‘Super Saturday’

Britain’s struggling High Street is set for a ‘Super Saturday’ with last-minute Christmas shoppers set to spend an incredible £3BILLION over the weekend and stores open for 18 hours straight to cash in Almost 15 million Brits set to hit the shops to buy last-minute Christmas presents  The windfall will come as a shot in the arm to beleaguered high street […]

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Indiana high school fullback dominating opponents, but doesn't have a scholarship offer

Indiana high school fullback dominating opponents, but doesn’t have a scholarship offer An Indiana high school football player who has torn up the gridiron this season still has no place to play next year. New Palestine High School junior Charlie Spegal racked up 3,356 rushing yards and scored 70 touchdowns during the 2018 season — but he's reportedly yet to […]

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