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    Obit: James Lewis Boyd Sr.

    by  • January 21, 2014 • Obituaries

    THOMPSONVILLE — James Lewis Boyd Sr., 63, of Thompsonville, died at 9:32 p.m. Saturday, January 18, 2014, at Salem Township Hospital in Salem. He was born July 6, 1950, in Salem, the son of William Arthur “Art” and Marjorie “Marge” (Vanderwolk) Boyd. His father preceded him in death. Mr. Boyd is survived by his...

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    Cards’ Holliday happy to have Peralta as teammate

    by  • January 21, 2014 • Sports

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday has been an outspoken critic of players who have used performance-enhancing drugs. He is willing to forgive and forget when it comes to Jhonny Peralta, his new St. Louis Cardinals teammate. The Cardinals’ new shortstop was suspended last summer along as part of Major League Baseball’s investigation into...

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    Rockets end Blazers’ streak…Hawks finally beat Heat

    by  • January 21, 2014 • Sports

    UNDATED (AP) — The Houston Rockets prevented the Portland Trail Blazers from regaining a share of the NBA’s Western Conference lead. The Blazers’ five-game winning streak is over after Chandler Parsons scored a season-high 31 points, grabbed 10 rebounds and had seven assists in the Rockets’ 126-113 win over Portland. Dwight Howard finished with...

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    Blue Jays rain 21 treys on Wildcats

    by  • January 21, 2014 • Sports

    UNDATED (AP) — Although Philadelphia is bracing for another snowstorm on Tuesday, it was raining 3-pointers there on Monday night. Unranked Creighton set a team record by draining 21 3-pointers in a 96-68 pounding of No. 4 Villanova. Ethan Wragge tied a school record with nine 3-pointers to finish with 27 points. Doug McDermott...

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    Arizona is still No. 1

    by  • January 21, 2014 • Sports

    UNDATED (AP) — The Arizona Wildcats remain the top team in The Associated Press Top-25 men’s basketball poll. The ‘Cats received 61 first place votes while second-ranked Syracuse got the remaining four. This marks the seventh straight week these schools have been 1-2 in the AP poll. The third ranked school is Michigan State,...

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    Panthers end Pens’ home streak…Marchand stays hot

    by  • January 21, 2014 • Sports

    UNDATED (AP) — The Florida Panthers own the second-worst record in the NHL’s Eastern Conference, but they were good enough to beat the top team in the East on Monday night. The Pittsburgh Penguins’ team-record, 13-game home winning streak has ended with a 5-1 setback against the Panthers. Drew Shore registered the first two-goal...

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