After a viral first edition, the sequel to Josh Fight is scheduled for May at Lincoln | Local

What’s better than hundreds of people named Josh hitting each other with pool noodles? Hundreds of Joshes battle it out two years in a row, but this time with food trucks, a costume contest and prizes. A year ago, Arizona native Josh Swain sent out a tweet, joking that he would fight everyone with the … Read more

Atlanta Falcons QB Matt Ryan Deserved a Better Start, But Those Things Often Get Messy

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — Sometimes NFL divorces can take years. Not this one. Not close. It happened, apparently, in an instant. Whether long or instant, they are rarely pretty or fair. For quarterback Matt Ryan, neither was the way the Atlanta Falcons handled things over the past month. What could have been an honorable start … Read more

Afghan sisters land apartment and new jobs at Schnucks after escaping Taliban | St. Louis News Headlines

ST. LOUIS ( — Six months after escaping the Taliban and fleeing to America, two Afghan sisters are rebuilding their lives in St. Louis. In January, News 4 introduced you to Fatima and Zahra Nazari, who fled Afghanistan with their mother in August during the US withdrawal from the country. A Facebook friendship with a … Read more

Missouri Grocery Tax May End Soon | St. Louis News Headlines

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. ( — Grocery shopping during this time of inflation is zapping so many people’s wallets. Now there’s a new movement in Missouri to get rid of the state tax you pay. “I go grocery shopping probably three times a week,” Nicole Mellon said. Mellon spent Monday night shopping at Schnucks with her … Read more

Historic Moment: Mill in West Pennsboro Township has made National Register of Historic Places | History

Like a wheel, thoughts of ownership had been turning around for years. “The mill has always been in the back of my mind,” Randy Heishman said. It began with stories he heard as a boy of his great-grandfather coming up from West Virginia in 1919 to settle in the rolling countryside between Carlisle and Newville. … Read more

New Kirkwood home torn down in the middle of construction after a small mistake puts the property in violation of city code | St. Louis News Headlines

KIRKWOOD ( — A Kirkwood home in the middle of development was torn down this week because at one point during the process, the property was built in violation of city code by over one foot, and the city would not let that one mistake slide. “There’s no such thing as building anything without some … Read more

Elevator death of student-athlete in Atlanta sparks new legislation | News

ATLANTA (CBS46) — It has been six months since the elevator death of a teen student athlete, and legislation has now been filed in his honor seeking stiffer penalties for properties with overdue elevator inspections. “That’s the hard part about what we’re doing here, we want to fix this problem but it is too late … Read more

Ownership transfer in place, South Middleton and Appalachian Trail Conservancy begin plans for Cottage building | The Sentinel: News

Phyllis Zimmerman For The Sentinel South Middleton Township has taken ownership of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy building in Boiling Springs, with each party now saying they’re developing plans for use of the building. Last week, the conservancy announced completion of the sale of its Mid-Atlantic regional office building near Children’s Lake to South Middleton Township. … Read more

Decisions to move on from players like James Harden ‘never easy,’ says Brooklyn Nets GM Sean Marks

2:14 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN Brooklyn Nets general manager Sean Marks said that the blockbuster trade that sent James Harden to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for Ben Simmons was a difficult one to make, but one that ultimately will allow both Harden and the Nets to get the fresh start they needed. “Make no … Read more

NBA Trade Tracker – Ranks, details for each deal for the 2021-22 season

The commercial season of the NBA has arrived! Within days of deadline (Feb.10, 3pm ET) and four trades already completed, the Los Angeles Clippers and Portland Trail Blazers have agreed to trade key winger players as both teams enter the second half of the season. Bookmark this page – we’ll have a rundown of every … Read more