Relay for Life picks a Princess
by DIANNE MATTHEWS
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
As I watch twins Jayci and Graci Davis play, I am amazed at the vitality and energy of seven year old children. Running, jumping, squeals of laughter; touching everything on the playground! Life is...
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A woman shows a book by Colombian author Gabriel Garcia Marquez for sale next to a book by Fidel Castro at a state run bookstore in Havana, Cuba, Thursday, April 17, 2014. Garcia Marquez died at his home in Mexico City on Thursday. The author's magical realist novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America's passion, superstition, violence and inequality. (AP Photo/Franklin Reyes)Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez was among Latin America's most popular writers and widely considered the father of a literary style known as magic realism.


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FILE - This Feb. 20, 2014 file photo shows former NFL safety Darren Sharper appearing in Los Angeles Superior Court in Los Angeles. Lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper will return to a Phoenix courtroom Thursday April 17, 2014 to question the evidence being used to keep him in jail without bail on charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted two women. (AP Photo/Los Angeles Times, Bob Chamberlin, Pool, File)PHOENIX (AP) — Former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper lost his bid Thursday to be released on bail in a sexual assault case after an Arizona judge found there's enough evidence to move forward with charges against him in that state.


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County distributes $1.1 million to schools
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
Apr 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Upshur County Commissioners Court on Tuesday approved distributing $1.1 million of the county’s Permanent School Fund among the nine school districts lying partly or wholly in the county—possibly t...
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