OVERCOMING THE ODDS

Overcoming the odds

After being paralyzed in a freak accident last year, Alissa Grimmes achieved her dream to walk down the aisle at her wedding.

CHURCH HOLDS NEIGHBORHOOD CELEBRATION

Church holds neighborhood celebration

The Beulah Baptist Church on Sherwood Avenue invited families from the neighborhood over for a few hours of live entertainment, free food an…

Tokyo celebrates win to host 2020 Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — Cheers and shouts of “Banzai!!” echoed across Tokyo just after sunrise as thousands of people started celebrating the city’s su…

3 INJURED IN ACCIDENT

3 injured in accident

Both drivers and a 13-year-old passenger were transferred to St. Elizabeth Health Center with injuries after the accident Saturday.

NURSES PICKET HOSPITAL

Nurses picket hospital

The more than 400 nurses at the hospital have been working without a contract for 14 months. They rejected the company’s final contract offe…

Peyton Aldridge, LaBrae

Aldridge commits to Davidson

LaBrae senior Peyton Aldridge will continue his basketball career at Davidson, giving the Wildcats his verbal commitment.

ORGANIZTIONS HELP VETERANS

Organizations help veterans

Veterans could stop by for free medical exams, free haircuts and free food at Saturday’s event.

COMMUNITY CUP WRAPS UP

Community Cup wraps up

Teams, made up of employees from 80 area businesses and organizations, competed in five different events on the last day of the YMCA Communi…