Darnell Nurse Looking to Make Oilers for 2015-16
His father, Richard, played in the CFL with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Winnipeg Blue Bombers, his sister Kia is a member of the Connecticut Huskies' basketball team – as well as the Canadian national team – and his uncle, Donovan McNabb, was a star ...
UConn Football Offers Challenge: Make Us A Winner Again
UConn was 2-10 last year, 3-9 in 2013 and had back-to-back 5-7 seasons in 2011 and 2012. Its last bowl appearance followed the 2010 season, and the Huskies play in the AAC, an outsider looking in at the Power Five (ACC, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12, SEC).
Former Gator basketball player, Wilbekin, working toward goal
In this April 5, 2014 file photo, Florida Gators guard Scottie Wilbekin (5) breaks up a pass while applying full-court pressure on Connecticut Huskies guard Ryan Boatright (11) during the second half of the national semifinal Final Four game at AT&T ...
Five-star PG Alterique Gilbert commits to UConn
He is the second commitment for Ollie and Connecticut in the 2016 class, joining ESPN 100 big man Mamadou Diarra (No. 98). The Huskies also will have VCU transfer Terry Larrier, who is sitting out the upcoming season. Gilbert will replace Seton Hall ...
Carol Butler recognized with Roses to the Living award
I saw so much potential,” said Butler during her address to the assembled crowd. She teared up when she mentioned her upcoming move to North Carolina and her reluctance to leave the community. “I'll be back to visit, and I'll be checking on things ...
Butler president among group to discuss future of NCAA
Butler University president James Danko is among 52 people chosen by the NCAA to meet in Indianapolis to “build the foundation for the future of college sports.” The group, which meets Aug. 4-5, will focus on some hot-button issues in Division I ...
Vanessa Hudgens Calls Austin Butler the John Smith to Her Pocahontas
Just Jared Jr.
The 26-year-old Gigi actress and 23-year-old Shannara Chronicles actor took a trip to New Mexico together after she ended her Broadway run in Gigi. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Vanessa Hudgens. “He's my John Smith <3" Vanessa captioned the ...
Butler County increases testing of weather sirens
Hamilton Journal News (subscription)
Testing of weather warning systems will increase in parts of Butler County beginning this month, according to the sheriff's office. The standard schedule is to test sirens at noon the first Wednesday of the month, as long as weather conditions are clear.