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    Lynch back at practice…Cold But Dry

    by  • January 31, 2014 • Sports

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Marshawn Lynch returned to being a full participant in practice as the Seattle Seahawks had their second workout of Super Bowl week. Lynch was given Wednesday off as has been his typical regimen for most of the season. He was a full participant on Thursday as the Seahawks were...

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    New Chase rules in effect

    by  • January 31, 2014 • Sports

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR has overhauled its championship format to create an elimination, winner-take-all system designed to reward “the most battle-tested” driver at the end of the season. The Chase for the Sprint Cup championship will now be a 16-driver field with a premium placed on winning. NASCAR will cut four drivers from...

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    Phil seven back

    by  • January 31, 2014 • Sports

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Phil Mickelson’s back was better than his game yesterday in the Phoenix Open. Returning to play after withdrawing from Torrey Pines last Friday night because of back pain, Mickelson opened his title defense with an even-par 71. That left him seven strokes behind leaders Bubba Watson and Y.E. Yang. Mickelson...

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    US-Britain matches set

    by  • January 31, 2014 • Sports

    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Donald Young has replaced an injured John Isner for the United States and will face Wimbledon champion Andy Murray today in the first match of the first-round Davis Cup match. Sam Querrey will play Britain’s James Ward in the second singles match on the clay court at Petco Park, home...

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    Gilster selling Centralia facility to Duncan Hines

    by  • January 30, 2014 • News

    Gilster-Mary Lee Corporation, a leading private label food manufacturer,today announced it has signed a definitive agreement for the sale of its Centralia, facility to Pinnacle Foods Inc., the owner of the Duncan Hines® cake mixes and frostings brand. The sale includes the building infrastructure, equipment and related assets. Gilster-Mary Lee Corp.’s Centralia facility exclusively...

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    Kaskaskia College Announces 2013 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductees

    by  • January 30, 2014 • Sports

    Kaskaskia College is pleased to announce the following will be inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday, February 8.  The 2013 class includes 1981-82 Men’s Baseball Team, former baseball players Wayne Astrauskas, Robert Hight, Joe Petrea and Jon Behrens, former athlete Cheryl (Galassini) Harre, former softball player Keli Lunn. The Fall 1981-...

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