2 eagles lead trio to Elks top spot

2 eagles lead trio to Elks top spot

The team of Dick Mitchener, Clarence Cross and Jim Jones eagled two holes Thursday en route to winning the weekly Community Golf League outing at the ...

July 30th, 2020 |  


MLB hitters slow out of the box to start 60-game season

MLB hitters slow out of the box to start 60-game season

NEW YORK (AP) — Two-time defending NL batting champion Christian Yelich has a long way to go if he wants a three-peat. The Milwaukee Brewers sta...

July 30th, 2020 |  


On Football: NFL opt outs more prevalent than many expected

On Football: NFL opt outs more prevalent than many expected

Now we know why a key topic in talks between the NFL and the players’ union focused on opt outs.Already, some three dozen players have decided n...

July 30th, 2020 |  



Moustakas, Senzel homer in return, Reds beat Cubs 12-7

Moustakas, Senzel homer in return, Reds beat Cubs 12-7

CINCINNATI (AP) — Mike Moustakas and Nick Senzel homered in their returns from a COVID-19 scare, Nick Castellanos added a grand slam, and the Ci...

July 30th, 2020 |  


Here’s 10 things to know about the NBA season restart

Here’s 10 things to know about the NBA season restart

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Welcome back, NBA. The games start Thursday night at Walt Disney World, and here’s 10 things to know as the ...

July 30th, 2020 |  


MLB doubleheaders could get shortened to 7-inning games

MLB doubleheaders could get shortened to 7-inning games

NEW YORK (AP) — Ernie Banks famously said: “Let’s play two.”Baseball players just might not want to play nine innings twice in...

July 30th, 2020 |  


Meeting Thursday to start WHS boys golf season

Meeting Thursday to start WHS boys golf season

A Wilmington High School boys golf informational meeting will be held 7 p.m. Thursday in the high school gym.Any boy interested in playing, should att...

July 29th, 2020 |  


WC cancels trio of sports-related events

WC cancels trio of sports-related events

Following the postponement of all intercollegiate athletics for the rest of the 2020 calendar year, Wilmington College also has canceled three other a...

July 29th, 2020 |  


NFL training camps opening with eye on baseball, babysitting

NFL training camps opening with eye on baseball, babysitting

Brady and Brees aren’t the B words dominating the opening of NFL training camps.Try baseball and babysitting.As veterans report Tuesday for COVI...

July 29th, 2020 |  


Reeling Reds stumble again 8-5

Reeling Reds stumble again 8-5

CINCINNATI (AP) — Two homers, a deft dive to score another run, and a couple smooth-as-ever defensive plays. Vintage Javier Báez, in time t...

July 29th, 2020 |