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Next man up: Replacement player must fulfill the role

January 19, 2015 We have heard this phrase over and over and over and over again during the past few months. One guy goes down for whatever reason and the “next man up” gets his time to shine. more »»

Kang’s intangibles are a plus for Pirates

January 18, 2015 For the Pittsburgh Pirates, Jung Ho Kang isn’t as heralded as a prospect like Gregory Polanco or a free agent acquisition like Russell Martin. more »»

Biggio’s call should bring positive change to HOF voting

January 7, 2015 A headline in Sunday’s Houston Chronicle read: “I want it for my family.” It was a quote attributed to former Astros’ star Craig Biggi. more »»

Boo-yah; As cool as the other side of the pillow

January 5, 2015 Stuart Scott, the longtime anchor at ESPN, died Sunday morning after a seven-year battle with cancer. He was 4. more »»

Be THAT person people are glad to see :-)

January 1, 2015 Happy New Year. Let’s be better. Look up Marc Mero, watch and listen. Life is not easy and we tend to make it harder than it is. more »»

‘Suddenly a great company of the heavenly ...’

December 25, 2014 “While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. more »»

What we do for others

December 22, 2014 “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrong. more »»

Baseball moves all about coming home

December 21, 2014 Though Torii Hunter is a native of Pine Bluff, Ark., he considers Minnesota home. The MLB veteran outfielder has chosen to finish his career where it began 17 years ago. more »»

What a way to get it started

December 7, 2014 If Friday’s boys’ basketball game between Toronto and Catholic Central was any indication of how exciting this prep hoops season will be, it is sure to be a thrilling winter in the Ohio Valley. more »»

A great many thanks to the people who helped

December 7, 2014 Our annual basketball preview edition — Inside The Paint — was published Friday. A lot of work from a lot of people goes into making the publication possible and I thank them all for their hard wor. more »»

A proclomation that changed the way we live

November 27, 2014 October 3, 1863 By the President of the United States A Proclamation The year that is drawing toward its close has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies. more »»

Put me in coach, I'm ready to (attempt to) ride

November 25, 2014 As you’re reading this, I’m probably sprawled out on a La-A-Z-Boy recliner with bags of ice on my shins, knees and lower bac. more »»

Great game that ended badly

November 24, 2014 I stood right there and watched the whole thing unfold. A brawl. A terrible way to end a football game. It was something neither coach nor coaching staff wanted to be a part of. more »»

Basketball season will soon heat up winter

November 23, 2014 We’re still in the thick of the football season as the Division I playoff picture is coming into focus and, at the high school level, Steubenville has just earned its second consecutive regional... more »»

Cervelli is capable catcher for Pirates

November 21, 2014 Russell Martin came to Pittsburgh before the 2013 season as a clean-shaven veteran looking to reform his career. Martin left the Pirates as a bearded hero who took the team to new heights. more »»

Weir is set for more soccer success

November 20, 2014 Charleston Catholic junior Joey Trupo remembered sitting in the same spot, feeling completely different a year ago. more »»

On the boat or the shore?

November 10, 2014 The seasons of nine of the 11 football teams in our coverage area are over. Next year has started for everyone but Steubenville and Weir High. Good luck to them Friday and Saturday. more »»

Baseball, Black Bears: Oh, my!

October 31, 2014 There’s few things I take incredibly seriously. For the most part, I’m a laid back guy, but when it comes to these certain articles, I’m as critical as a judge on a reality television singing contest. more »»

Learn from others

October 27, 2014 I love some good stories. It’s does my heart and soul good to read about and watch others who have taken adversity, sometimes the ultimate adversity, and made it positive. Meet Lauren Hill. more »»

Panthers have earned congrats

October 20, 2014 Congratulations to the Buckeye Local football team. Perseverance and hard work during a brutal season on and off the field has been rewarded. more »»

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