More About the Man Charles Barkley

HERNANDO, Miss. (AP) — Charles Barkley has donated $250,000 toward educating Mississippi and Alabama high school students about African-American history. The Commercial Appeal of Memphis, Tennessee reported Thursday the basketball Hall of Famer and TV analyst’s donation to the Community Foundation of Northwest Mississippi will help fund a digital course on African-Americans’ contributions to public service, science, […] via Charles Barkley gives $250K to online black history course — New Pittsburgh Courier Advertisements Continue reading More About the Man Charles Barkley

Indianapolis and World Cup Bid

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (AP) — Indianapolis didn’t make the cut. The Circle City was dropped from the list of potential hosts for the 2026 World Cup. Other U.S. cities cut from the list included Birmingham, Cleveland, Jacksonville, New Orleans, Pittsburgh and San Antonio. The Canadian cities of Ottawa and Regina, Saskatchawan, also were eliminated. Thirty-two areas… via Indianapolis among cities cut from list of potential 2026 World Cup sites — FOX59 Continue reading Indianapolis and World Cup Bid

Indiana Grand Racing 2017

by Jennie Rees, Eclipse Award winning freelance writer Wild Shot is no wild shot in Saturday’s $500,000 Indiana Derby at Indiana Grand. Never mind his seventh-place finish in his last start, when he lost Belmont Park’s Grade 2 Woody Stephens by 16 lengths. Trainer Rusty Arnold is not predicting that Calumet Farm’s son […] via Wild shot aims for Indiana Derby — Indiana Grand Racing Continue reading Indiana Grand Racing 2017

Indiana Derby 2017 Indiana Grand

by Jennie Rees, Eclipse Award winning freelance writer Big World’s rivals in Saturday night’s $100,000 Mari Hulman George at Indiana Grand probably wish the filly would go back home. Like to her native Louisiana. Instead, Maggi Moss’ 4-year-old filly is a rare recent Grade 1 winner to show up so soon afterward in a […] via A look at the undercard for Indiana Derby Night — Indiana Grand Racing Continue reading Indiana Derby 2017 Indiana Grand

“All About Giving Back”, T.Y Hilton

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – It was all about the smiles and, hopefully, making a difference. T.Y. Hilton, accomplished NFL receiver, offered his best Vontae Davis impersonation. He pressed a youngster at an imaginary line of scrimmage in the Lawrence North High School gymnasium – intermittent rain chased Hilton’s ProCamp football clinic indoors Thursday morning – and […] via Colts’ T.Y. Hilton says it’s all about giving back, creates ‘special day’ for youngsters — Fox 59 Continue reading “All About Giving Back”, T.Y Hilton

Fermamdp Alonando IndyCar

This week’s photo shows a smiling Fernando Alonso on the balcony of a house near Covadonga in the Asturias region of Spain. When I tweeted this photo, it caused quite a stir as Fernando had been making headlines that week-end by racing in Indianapolis in the USA in the Indy 500 race. The photo is […] via Week 4.5 – San Vicente to Gijon – The Asturias has to be one of the best regions I have ever visited — Continue reading Fermamdp Alonando IndyCar