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Dearborn Heights, Michigan

;Station of the Nations" slogan until 1980; it is now WJLB. After retiring from the NFL, Wheatley returned to his hometown to coach his high school alma mater, Dearborn Heights (Dearborn Heights, Michigan)' Hamilton J. Robichaud High School, where he had previously made a name for himself as a nine-time Michigan High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) state champion athlete. As a player, he had led the school to its only state football championship. In 2007, during his first year

. He has been hired as the running backs coach for the Syracuse Orange (2010 Syracuse Orange football team) for 2010 (2010 NCAA Division I FCS football season). thumb right The Pontiac Silverdome Silverdome (Image:Pontiacdome.png) hosted the MHSAA (Michigan High School Athletic Association) state football championships from 1976–2004. Wheatley attended Hamilton J. Robichaud High School in Dearborn Heights, Michigan, a neighboring municipality of Inkster. During his time

at Robichaud High School, he became a nine-time MHSAA state champion (seven-time individual in track and field, one-time team each in track and field and football). He is among the highest-scoring football players in Michigan high school history,


Larkspur, California

11, 2009. Retrieved September 22, 2009. As a result, he was a three-sport standout in football (playing quarterback, wide receiver and defensive back), basketball and baseball, earning the school's Athlete of the Year award as a senior in 1969; forty years later he was inducted into the charter class of the Redwood High School Athletic Hall of Fame in April 2009. Adam Rose, Pete Carroll: The high school years, latimes.com, April 8, 2009, Accessed April 10, 2009; Pete Carroll, 1969, Redwood High School Athletic Hall of Fame. Retrieved April 10, 2009. Lefty spent the last years of his life in Novato, California, and died of congestive heart failure on February 17, 1989, in Marin General Hospital in Larkspur (Larkspur, California). Durso, Joseph. "Vernon (Lefty) Gomez, 80, Dies; Starred as a Pitcher for the Yankees". ''New York Times'', February 18, 1989; SSDI: 131034188; California Death Index, 1905-1995. A decade later, he ranked #73 on ''The Sporting News''' list of the 100 Greatest Baseball Players, and was a nominee for the Major League Baseball All-Century Team. Strathairn was born in San Francisco, California, the second of three children of Mary Frances (née Frazier), a nurse, and Thomas Scott Strathairn, Jr., a physician. David Strathairn Film Reference bio. Filmreference.com. Retrieved on July 10, 2011. Welcome to Dispatch Online. Dispatch.co.za (2010-11-12). Retrieved on July 10, 2011. http: www.hivelys.com files FrazierBK f4430.htm He is of Scottish descent through his paternal grandfather, Thomas Scott Strathairn, a native of Crieff, and of Native Hawaiian ancestry through his paternal grandmother, Lei. "Secret Scottish Roots Of Best Actor Nominee". 'The Sunday Mail''. (2009-08-11). Retrieved on July 10, 2011. "David Strathairn Finds the Spotlight". BBC News (2006-01-27). Retrieved on July 10, 2011. Strathairn attended Redwood High School (Redwood High School (Larkspur, California)) in Larkspur, California, and graduated from Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts in 1970. Cloverdale (Cloverdale, California) - Larkspur (Larkspur, California) (San Francisco) California Plans for the development of the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit, a fourteen station commuter rail line from Larkspur (Larkspur, California) to Cloverdale (Cloverdale, California), were approved by voters in November 2008. ; born February 2, 1960 in Larkspur, California) is a retired Major League Baseball shortstop. '''Redwood High School''' is a public secondary school (High school) located in the city of Larkspur (Larkspur, California), Marin County, California, approximately 11 miles north of San Francisco. Redwood High is part of the Tamalpais Union High School District. The school serves the cities of Belvedere (Belvedere, California), Corte Madera (Corte Madera, California), Greenbrae (Greenbrae, California), Kentfield (Kentfield, California), Larkspur (Larkspur, California), Ross (Ross, California), and Tiburon (Tiburon, California). '''Redwood High School''' is a public secondary school (High school) located in the city of Larkspur (Larkspur, California), Marin County, California, approximately 11 miles north of San Francisco. Redwood High is part of the Tamalpais Union High School District. The school serves the cities of Belvedere (Belvedere, California), Corte Madera (Corte Madera, California), Greenbrae (Greenbrae, California), Kentfield (Kentfield, California), Larkspur (Larkspur, California), Ross (Ross, California), and Tiburon (Tiburon, California).


Kent, Ohio

web 20120314032615 http: www.recordpub.com news article 110178 archivedate March 14, 2012 accessdate January 25, 2014 The adjacent Murphy-Mellis Field is a location for Ohio High School

Athletic Association (OHSAA) field hockey tournament games and the Diamond at Dix is a regular venue for OHSAA regional softball tournament games.

in addition to being home of KSU's club team, which competes in the American Collegiate Hockey Association.


Tupelo, Mississippi

are served by the Tupelo Public School District. In 2008, ''Sports Illustrated'' ranked the high school athletic department as the third best high school athletic program in the nation. In September 1959, it moved from channel 9 to channel 7 in order for WAFB-TV in Baton Rouge, Louisiana to move from UHF channel 28 to VHF channel 9 and to protect Tupelo (Tupelo, Mississippi)'s WTWV (now WTVA) that also broadcasted on channel 9. Several years later in 1962, WDAM dropped its secondary ABC affiliation to become a sole NBC affiliate which it remains today. airdate July 13, 1956 location Columbus (Columbus, Mississippi) Tupelo (Tupelo, Mississippi) West Point, Mississippi callsign_meaning '''C'''olumbus '''B'''irney '''I'''mes (station founder) 133. Columbus (Columbus, Mississippi) - Tupelo (Tupelo, Mississippi) - West Point (West Point, Mississippi) '''WCBI-TV 4 (35)'''


Portage la Prairie

Portage Pitbulls. Basketball is also played in Winnipeg in both the Rising Stars League and various community clubs. Also there is a healthy competition between the four junior high schools in sports such as basketball, volleyball and curling. The local high school, Portage Collegiate Institute, fields boys' and girls' teams in the Manitoba High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) in sports such as curling, hockey, basketball, football, volleyball, soccer, track and field, cross country running


Evansville, Indiana

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of teenagers who claimed to have seen ten glowing "little green men" cavorting the night before on the Lincoln Avenue High School athletic field of Evansville, whose description matched that of the "Hopkinsville Goblins". Early life Crouch graduated from Mater Dei High School (Mater Dei High School (Evansville, Indiana)) in Evansville (Evansville, Indiana) and received her Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University, majoring in political science. Prior to her service in local government, Suzanne served as Vanderburgh County (Vanderburgh County, Indiana) Republican Central Committee Chairman for 4 years. Under her chairmanship, a majority of Republicans were elected to County Council, the first time in 60 years that Republicans controlled that body. State Representative In 2005 the district 78 seat for state representative was vacated by Vaneta Becker, who had moved to the State Senate to fill the vacated seat of Greg Server. House District 78 contains parts of Spencer (Spencer County, Indiana), Vanderburgh (Vanderburgh County, Indiana) and Warrick (Warrick County, Indiana) counties. Portions of Evansville (Evansville, Indiana), as well as Newburgh (Newburgh, Indiana), Richland (Richland, Indiana), Hatfield (Hatfield, Indiana), Darmstadt (Darmstadt, Indiana) and McCutchanville are within the borders of the district. Crouch was elected to fill the position in a caucus by precinct committeemen (Precinct committeeman). She was appointed Vice Chairman of Public Health Committee in the state legislature. Crouch was challenged in the 2006 republican primary by conservative activist Jonathan Fulton but easily defeated him winning 63% of the vote. Carroll was born in Evansville, Indiana. In 1992, he graduated from Castle High School (Castle High School (Indiana)) in Newburgh, Indiana. He later attended and graduated from the University of Evansville. He resides in Rockledge, Florida. Carroll's hitting approach is to be selective on what pitches he swings at. He will almost never swing at the first pitch. Pitchers being aware of this usually throw a strike for his first pitch. Despite this, he has a surprisingly good base on balls percentage. '''Evansville Rage''' Evansville (Evansville, Indiana), IN (Indiana) Swonder Ice Arena birth_date '''Nischelle Turner''' is an entertainment & lifestyle reporter for KNBC in Los Angeles. She was a general assignment reporter for KTTV FOX 11 from 2004 and to October 2, 2008 and worked as a sideline reporter for FOX's Sunday NFL broadcasts, and did segments for a show called Dailies. (1 March 2010). Sports Media Dream Girl Nischelle Turner, Vizage magazine Prior to KTTV, she worked for WEHT, the ABC (American Broadcasting Company) affiliate in Evansville, Indiana and for WVUE, the FOX (Fox Broadcasting Company) Affiliate in New Orleans. She is a native of Columbia, Missouri . She attended the University of Missouri, and graduated from its Journalism school. She will be working with either analyst Kurt Warner or Torry Holt and either play-by-play Chris Myers or Chris Rose. The '''Lloyd Expressway''' is a major east–west traffic artery (Highway) in Evansville, Indiana. The road numbering consists of two segments. West of U.S. Route 41 (U.S. Route 41 in Indiana) (US 41), the road is State Road 62 (Indiana State Highway 62) (SR 62), and east of US 41 it is SR 66 (Indiana State Highway 66). East of US 41, Morgan Avenue becomes SR 62, and west of US 41, Diamond Avenue becomes SR 66.


Winston-Salem, North Carolina

-Salem, North Carolina Winston-Salem , North Carolina. It is part of the WS FCS School System (Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools). As of 2010, Mount Tabor has a student population of over 1,600 9th through 12th grade students and is a North Carolina 4A (North Carolina High School Athletic Association#Organization) school. Mount Tabor was previously part of the Metro 4-A Conference, but is currently a member of the Central Piedmont Conference. In 2010, Mount Tabor was ranked #295 out

of these schools continue to feature strong sports programs to this day, having won a large number of state titles since rejoining the NCHSAA. Since 1977, Concord High has been a 3A (AAA) member of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association and still competes in the South Piedmont Conference (SPC). The South Piedmont Conference dates back to the 1930 season and the WNCHSAA, and Concord High is the only charter member of the SPC that remains in that league, having never played in another athletic conference. Early life Pyle, the daughter of Linda and Frank Pyle, was born in Houston (Houston, Texas), Texas and raised in Memphis, Tennessee. She has two older sisters, Debbie and Julie, two older brothers, Sam and Paul, one younger half-brother, Gordon, and a half-sister, Meredith. , owner Carl Pohlad almost sold the Twins to North Carolina businessman Don Beaver, who would have moved the team to the Piedmont Triad (Greensboro (Greensboro, North Carolina) – Winston-Salem (Winston-Salem, North Carolina) – High Point (High Point, North Carolina)) area. The defeat of a referendum for a stadium in North Carolina and a lack of interest in building a stadium for the Twins in Charlotte (Charlotte, North Carolina) killed the deal.


Murfreesboro, Tennessee

. It is primarily used for American football, and is the home field of the Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders (Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders football). It also serves as the stadium for the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association's (TSSAA) State High School Football Championships. It previously served as the home stadium for Riverdale and Oakland high schools, for a long period when those schools did not have stadiums. It later was the home stadium for Siegel High


Oakville, Ontario

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Fargo, North Dakota

.'' April 15, 2003. With the semi-closure of the main ice, Four Seasons Arena began seeking other events to make money. In May 2003, it signed an agreement with the Class C Northern Division high school athletic league to "permanently" host District 7, 8, 9, and 10 boys' and girls' basketball tournaments. Giese, George. "Class C Division Ready to Sign Contract With Four Seasons." ''Great Falls Tribune.'' May 3, 2003. In December 2003, Four Seasons Arena spent $9,000 remodeling the old practice ice space (now known as "Side 2"). The space was made handicapped-accessible, the floor was fixed, electrical improvements made, the dashers removed, a concessions stand built, and large-screen video monitors installed. The space was turned into a viewing area, and rented out to a local rodeo organization so that fans could watch live rodeo broadcasts (an event which quickly sold out). "Sparky," a mechanical bull used for riding and roping training, was also placed in Side 2. In January 2005, SMG announced it would provide ice in the main rink only in September and October. Geiese, George. "Ice Center Plans Heat Up." ''Great Falls Tribune.'' January 13, 2005. Although this was later expanded to include November, blocks of ice-time were so discontinuous that no hockey or figure skating events were scheduled for Four Seasons Arena that year. "Skating's Future on Thin Ice." ''Great Falls Tribune.'' February 22, 2005. When the All-American Professional Basketball League (All-American Professional Basketball League (2005)) announced it was forming and intended to award Great Falls a franchise, SMG said it would stop offering ice events in the main arena permanently. But the league collapsed just days after it began operations in September 2005, SMG said it would offer more ice time. Skornogoski, Kim. "Ice Returning to Four Seasons." ''Great Falls Tribune.'' September 21, 2005. SMG managers estimated they would lose $30,000 in revenues by adding more ice time. * ''The Dickinson Press'' at Grand Forks, North Dakota (w:Grand Forks, North Dakota). Manitoba officials feel that this year flooding should not be as bad as the 1997 flood. Polish (Poland) and Chinese (China) experts have come to survey the Red River Floodway, and Dennis Walaker (w:Dennis Walaker), mayor (w:mayor) of Fargo, North Dakota (w:Fargo, North Dakota) recognises the need for Red River flood defences down river. "Every town that you drive by from the Canadian (w:Canada) line up to Winnipeg is either elevated or ring-diked," said Walaker. Saberi has dual-citizenship as an Iranian-American, and she grew up in Fargo (w:Fargo, North Dakota), North Dakota. She lived in Iran for six years while working as a journalist for news media organizations including the BBC (w:BBC). On January 31, four members of the Ministry of Intelligence and National Security of Iran (w:Ministry of Intelligence and National Security of Iran) took her from her home to face charges of spying for the United States. She was convicted and sentenced to eight years in jail, however this was reduced to a suspended sentence of two years. After returning to the United States, Saberi met with U.S. Secretary of State (w:United States Secretary of State) Hillary Clinton.


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