Sports Briefs: Feb. 26

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Parkway West Doubles girls champs [from left] Erin Slutzky and Callie Hummel with Bella Bertarelli and Grace Maloney. [Photo provided by team] High school racquetball Parkway West’s Erin Slutzky won two championships in the 2020 Missouri High School Racquetball Association [MOHSRA] Doubles Tournament at Vetta Concord.  “It was definitely a […]

Roger Stone’s sentence is still too long

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Roger Stone, an infamous political dirty trickster and confident of President Donald Trump, was sentenced last week to three years and four months in prison for lying to Congress and witness tampering. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images His case highlights the dubious wisdom and fairness of federal sentencing guidelines. ”Roger Stone […]

Parkway names Teachers of the Year for 2020

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Ryun Deckert [center] of Parkway Northeast Middle was named Parkway’s Teacher of the Year in the middle school and district categories. [Parkway photo] Parkway Schools selected its 2020 elementary, middle, high school and district-level Teachers of the Year. Ryun Deckert, math teacher at Northeast Middle, was selected as the 2020 Teacher […]

Child screening in Allenstown

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Gilford Ash Wednesday Beginning with the first Day of Lent, Feb. 26, which is Ash Wednesday, Hope Ministries at the First United Methodist Church in Gilford, invites you to participate in a service of repentance at 7 p.m. Each Wednesday, from March 4 to April 8, the church will meet […]

Trump to hold press conference on coronavirus outbreak

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President Trump will hold a news conference about coronavirus with health officials at the White House this evening after the CDC warned Americans to prepare for the disease’s eventual spread in the U.S. CBS News chief congressional correspondent Nancy Cordes joins CBSN from Capitol Hill to talk about how lawmakers […]