Death and Funeral Notices 1-30
Tyler Morning Telegraph
KATHERINE SALEH PETERS, 95, Tyler, died Jan. 29. Lloyd James Funeral Home, Tyler. CURTIS MARK THOMPSON, 56, ... EMMITT LEE YARBROUGH, 65, Jacksonville; 2 p.m. at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville. Visitation 5-7 p.m. today at funeral home.
Road to Iditarod: Rural Native Mushers Dwindling Because of Funding
Indian Country Today Media Network
Alaska Native mushers are prominent in the Iditarod's history, and three of the four earliest Iditarods were won by Athabascans: sprint and distance musher Carl Huntington, 1974; Emmitt Peters, “the Yukon Fox,” 1975; and Jerry Riley, 1976. John Baker ...
Political News, Now.
New York Times (blog)
Emmitt Smith, the former Dallas Cowboys star, greeted Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey before a game in Arlington, Tex., last month. Credit Brandon Wade/Associated Press. Showing that his loyalty to the Dallas Cowboys has no limits, Gov. Chris ...
First Nations elder Matthew (Emmett) Peters led by example
He was a man who conquered his own demons and then spent the rest of his life helping others conquer theirs. Matthew (Emmett) Peters, a traditional elder from Paq'tnkek First Nation near Antigonish, died on Sunday. He was 61. Born in Prince Edward ...