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Hollis firefighters plan festival to raise money for new station - The department is organizing a Rajun Cajun Festival with Cajun food and music including Birmingham native and American Idol winner Taylor Hicks on May 17. - Wed, 26 Mar 2014

Lessons learned from 1979 Three Mile Island crisis - LANCASTER - In 1979, Hollis Stambaugh was in her fifth year as a city planner and emergency manager in Lancaster. - Fri, 28 Mar 2014

Miley Cyrus's VMAs routine was 'degrading', says backup dancer - 'For the first time I felt truly ashamed of being a little person,' says actor Hollis Jane of her teddy-bear role in VMAs show One of Miley Cyrus's backup dancers has described her MTV Video Music awards performance as "the most degrading thing" she has ever done. After appearing as a teddy bear in Cyrus's controversial twerkavaganza , Hollis Jane said she felt "less than human" and called on ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

FROM THE HEART: Why they run the Boston Marathon - They come from all walks of life - teachers, housewives, business owners, seasoned athletes, weekend warriors - and on Monday, April 21, they will have just one goal in mind: To make it over Heartbreak Hill and cross the finish line of the Boston Marathon. - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Mobile's Fighting Marine makes MMA pro debut on Saturday night - Hollis Sylvester of Mobile will carry a nickname into his first professional MMA fight. "No Time." OK, but how about "The Fighting Marine?" Gene Tunney had that nickname 90 years ago, and he got all the way to heavyweight boxing champion of the world. - Sat, 12 Apr 2014

Andy Schacht's Andy on the Run Ranking NH's most prestigious events - ONE WEEK ago, I stood at the start and finish line in New Bedford, Mass., as the announcer for the New Bedford Half Marathon. Over the years, the New Bedford Half has drawn some of the world's best runners, building a reputation as one of the most prestigious 13.1-milers in America. As I took in the atmosphere, it made me wonder: What are New Hampshire's most prestigious races? - Sat, 22 Mar 2014

Historic futility: Philadelphia 76ers tie NBA record for most losses in row - Defeated for 26th straight time; could gain dubious distinction of league's longest losing streak ever Saturday vs. Detroit - Fri, 28 Mar 2014

Pepperell selectmen OK $1.1M override for TM warrant - PEPPERELL -- Selectmen approved placing 23 articles on the annual Town Meeting warrant Monday night, including one for a supplemental town budget that would require a $1. - Tue, 15 Apr 2014

Sixers drop 26th straight, 120-98 to Rockets - HOUSTON (AP) - Philadelphia coach Brett Brown was grasping for positives after his team tied an NBA record for futility by dropping its 26th straight game on Thursday night. "We still don't have the poorest record in the league," said Brown, whose Sixers have won one more game ... - Fri, 28 Mar 2014

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UA basketball: Rondae's goal: be a top-10 NBA pick - Arizona Daily Star - Rondae Hollis-Jefferson says he has a goal of becoming a top-10 pick in the NBA draft, which means he'll need to spend at least another year in Tucson. You get the feeling he's OK with that. In recent weeks, the fun-loving freshman forward from Chester ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

FROM THE HEART: Why they run the Boston Marathon - Cabinet.com - “I'm from the area, so I know what a big deal the Boston Marathon has always been,” said Joanne Pomeranz, of Hollis. ... Family in Maryland called him to see if he was OK, and he wondered how they already knew something had happened in Boston. - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Elections board vice chair still issue for some - LaGrange Daily News - Board member Lonnie Hollis didn't vote, but said after the meeting that she didn't believe Watson could retain the vice chair position because her appointment had lapsed. “OK, the motion to elect a vice chair is failed,” McCoy said. “OK, do we have a ... - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Bill limits BESE authority to OK charter schools - The Daily Advertiser - Steve Carter, R-Baton Rouge; Henry Burns, R-Haughton; Thomas Carmody, R-Shreveport; Simone Champagne, R-Erath; Paul Hollis, R-Covington; Barry Ivey, R-Baton Rouge; and Nancy Landry, R-Lafayette. SHARE 76 CONNECTTWEETCOMMENTEMAIL ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

76ers top resting Heat in finale, 100-87 - NewsOK.com - Philadelphia 76ers guard Hollis Thompson (31) looks for an opening past Miami Heat forward Shane Battier during the first half of an NBA basketball game on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee). Thaddeus Young scored 20 points, ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Art Beat - Metroland - Kenneth Krauss, whose Male Beauty: Postwar Masculinity in Theater, Film and Physique Magazines will be published next month by SUNY Press; Hollis Seamon, whose dark Young Adult novel Somebody Up There Hates You was published by Algonquin Young Readers ... - Thu, 17 Apr 2014

Oklahoma Coaches Association releases all-star basketball honorees list - NewsOK.com - West: Jaz Gayanich, Velma-Alma; Trevor Harris, Laverne; Braygan Lippencott, Cheyenne/Reydon; Daniel Collins, Fort Cobb-Broxton; Tyler Bess, Hollis; Brady Kokojan, Drummond; Zach Rayner, Pond Creek-Hunter; Jacob Wilson, Cyril; Ryan Weathers, ... - Mon, 14 Apr 2014

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