BALL FIVE: Middle School thinclads set new MP records

The Mobridge Youth Organization’s MYO Middle School Track and Field Meet started in 2001. That was just my fourth year as a sport’s writer. A couple of years ago it occurred to me that since I have covered every single MYO meet, I have all the important data at my disposal and I created a top 10 list of the […]

KATIE ZERR Where will ‘other’ voters turn in 2010?

Are the two ruling parties in the United States too damaged to attract Independents and non-party affiliated voters? With an important election coming up and more Americans opting against affiliating themselves with one party or the other, could we be seeing the birth of changing politics? It would be something that will take time, but with the state of the […]

BALL FIVE: First ever concession stand was in Wrigley

The next time you go to the ball park or stadium or even the next track meet and head to the concession stand, you can thank a fellow named Charles Weeghman. Weeghman was the man who built what is now Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs. It was not originally built for the Cubs. It was built for his […]

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