Polka Dot/Thinkstock(SMYRNA, Tenn.) -- Bob Robertson is 77 years old and a faithful golfer in more ways than one.The Tennessean plays golf four days a week and says he asked God to let him score a hole-in-one for a good cause. Robertson not only got a hole-in-one last month, he shot a hole-in-one three times in 29 days on the same hole.He’s...
Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- As the countdown ticks on to Saturday night's record Powerball drawing, the jackpot has swollen to over $600 million, largely due to California's participation in the game, lottery officials said.In the one month since California joined the list of 42 states, the District of Columbia and the...
ABC News(NEWARK, N.J.) -- A U.S. Airways official confirmed that a turboprop plane carrying 31 passengers and three crew members was forced to make a belly landing in Newark, N.J., early Saturday morning due to a problem with the jet's landing gear.The jet, operated by Piedmont Airlines, left Philadelphia before 11 p.m. on Friday. According to...
The Stark County Sheriff's Department is investigating a train accident near Alliance the killed a 15 year old boy.
The story in today's Repository indicates that Kody Thayer, who was in the process of being adopted by a Lexington Township family, didn't hear the train coming as he and a friend were walking on the tracks near Iowa Avenue N.E.
The other boy was able to jump out of the way in time.
The accident happened around 5:15 p.m. Thursday. Thayer was pronounced dead about an hour later.
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