Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 
No. 22 retired as Cappelletti humbly accepts ultimate tribute

September 9, 2013 Over the summer, Penn State invited its 1973 team back for this weekend to celebrate the 40th anniversary of its undefeated and John Cappelletti’s Heisman Trophy. more »»

'Lost Generation' finds its way with these Pirates

September 5, 2013 My name is Brian Cox. I am 28 years old. And I can vividly remember exactly one moment of Pittsburgh Pirates postseason baseball in my lifetime. more »»

Holiday brings plenty of great racing action

August 31, 2013 Holiday racing specials are what’s on tap this weekend. Let’s hope the weather cooperates because there is a lot of racing to be done. more »»

Another tribute set for Port

August 24, 2013 It’s been an interesting week in auto racing. Last week the Keith Kauffman Tribute Night went off with out a hitch in front of a large crowd. more »»

Mifflintown’s Keith Kauffman races, retires on his own terms

August 17, 2013 Tonight the spotlight is on one man who has left an impact on all of us in racing. I’m speaking of Keith Kauffman of Mifflintown. more »»

Cooperation could help future co-op

August 13, 2013 Not long ago, I was chatting with a Midd-West School District official regarding the joint football program between his high school and East Juniata. more »»

Sophomores hold big key to season

August 12, 2013 PITTSBURGH — If the Steelers don’t improve on last year’s 8-8 season, don’t blame it on old age. more »»

Sprint nationals conclude tonight; remembering the 'Pink Panther'

August 10, 2013 Most eyes are on Knoxville, Iowa, this evening where the final night of the Sprint Car Nationals are being held. Local drivers Cody Darrah, Stevie Smith and Greg Hodnett are in the A main. more »»

Butler embraces new role as Johnson, Vanderlinden add to staff’s chemistry

August 9, 2013 UNIVERSITY PARK — Of all the new enthusiasm along the Penn State sidelines last year, John Butler easily brought the most. more »»

2013 a turn-around year for the MC Babe Ruth All Stars

August 6, 2013 Not many Mifflin County Babe Ruth fans or followers know who Jami June is. In fact, most people who do know his name would just as soon forget about hi. more »»

Tournament trail facts and figures

August 6, 2013 ¯ Ty Bodtorf’s four hits in the state championship game marked the 46th time that a Mifflin County player has gotten four or more hits in a game. Bodtorf is also the sixth player to do the feat twice. more »»

Port set for 7th Dream race

August 3, 2013 One of Port Royal Speedway’s biggest programs of the season is tonight. The seventh annual Living Legends Dream Race will honor the late Gary Beam and wife Patty along with driver Todd Shaffer. more »»

Dirt track racing at Eldora a quality experience

July 27, 2013 Hello again race fans. If you didn’t watch the Camping World Truck Series dirt race from Eldora Speedway, you missed a great sho. more »»

Outlaws, summer nationals at the Grove

July 20, 2013 All sprint car fans’ eyes are on Williams Grove Speedway. The Mechanicsburg facility is hosting the World of Outlaws this weekend for the annual Summer Nationals program. more »»

This weekend's all about kids at the track

July 13, 2013 The key word today is kids in area auto racing. Port Royal Speedway hosts its annual Kids Night this evening starting at 7. more »»

Speedweek loses just one race to rain; Port Royal, Selinsgrove are on tap

July 6, 2013 Despite threatening weather all week, Sprint Car Speedweek has managed to roll on with only one rainout as this column was prepared — Grandview Speedway lost its show Tuesday night. more »»

Speedweek highlights busy weekend at area tracks

June 29, 2013 Pennsylvania Sprint Car Speedweek is here. Williams Grove Speedway opened the long week of racing. This evening it’s on to Lincoln Speedway near Hanover. more »»

We've made strides under Title IX, but the question remains: Is it equal?

June 19, 2013 It was a year ago this week that Jaynee Carolus was inducted into the District 6 softball hall of fame, coincidentally as the sports world was marking the 40th anniversary of Title IX. more »»

Golf is no quiet game during the U.S. Open

June 15, 2013 ARDMORE — Golf is a game that is renowned for its silence. But the noises at this year’s U.S. Open couldn’t be louder. more »»

Weekend racing starts on sad note

June 15, 2013 I start this week’s column on a sad note. By now, most of you are likely aware that Jason Leffler was killed in a racing accident at Bridgeport (N.J.) Speedway Wednesday nigh. more »»

 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web