Hickory girls basketball

Arbanas buzzer beater seals win

Nikki Arbanas drilled a game-winning three pointer with just 1.5 seconds left in overtime to seal a thrilling 55-54 win over South Park Thur…


West Middlesex’s run comes to an end

A thirteen point halftime deficit proved too much for West Middlesex, as they fell 73-57 in the Second Round of the PIAA State Tournament Th…

Juan Martin Torresi arrives at the 1-11-14 slum's church to attend a mass in honor of Pope Francis in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, March 13, 2014. On the day of the first anniversary of the Pope's election, people from the 1-11-14 slum gather at their church to watch an interview that Pope Francis gave recently from his residence at the Vatican to FM Bajo Flores, a community radio station that broadcasts from the slum. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

Francis celebrates one year as pope

As Argentina's top Roman Catholic leader before he was elected pope, Jorge Mario Bergoglio assigned many priests to parishes in the crowded …


Arrest made in fatal hit-and-run

Steven David Fraley was identified March 3 as a person of interest in the death of New Castle resident Charles Walter Bobro, 55, on Feb. 28.