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Ski teams ready to hit the slopes

Coach Phil Nimmo is looking to both the boys and girls' ski teams to finish near the top of their division. "Our boys have been finishing near the top of the Division the past few seasons and I expect that to continue since we are returning so many skiers," Nimmo said....more >>
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Wildcat bowling teams ready to strike

According to Coach J.R. Lafnear, "the high school bowling team is excited about this season." The boys' varsity is "talented and experienced," said Lafnear and they expect to "compete at a very high level this year....more >>
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Swim team works day-to-day to rebuild

Due to the strength that wa lost in last year's senior class and a couple of athletes that didn't return this season, Head Coach Jackie Rank said this year is a rebuilding season for the boys' varsity swim & dive team....more >>
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Cheer team continues to get stronger

eader Staff Writer The varsity competitive cheer team has continued to get stronger every year and this year is no exception, according to Head Coach Shari Russell. "With 16 athletes returning from last competitive season, we are confident we will be at the top of our game," Russell said....more >>
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Born August 3rd
1900: Ernie Pyle, World War II correspondent who wrote about the common soldier.
1905: Maggie Kuhn, social activist and founder of The Gray Panthers.
1909: Walter Van Tilberg, Western novelist who wrote The Ox-Bow Incident.
1920: P.D. James (Phyllis Dorothy James), British mystery writer.
1924: Leon Uris, writer whose works include Battle Cry and Exodus.
August 3rd
in history
1914: Germany declares war on France.
1916: Sir Roger Casement is hanged for treason in England.
1945: Chinese troops under American General Joseph Stilwell take the town of Myitkyina from the Japanese.
1958: The first nuclear submarine USS Nautilus passes under the North Pole.
1967: President Lyndon B. Johnson announces plans to send 45,000 more troops to Vietnam.