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  • Grambling-Jackson St. game cancelled (Grambling's disgruntled players refused to travel)

    10/18/2013 5:01:26 PM PDT · by Libloather · 50 replies
    Fox Sports ^ | 10/18/13
    JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Grambling canceled its football game against Jackson State after Grambling's disgruntled players refused to travel to Jackson for the game Saturday. **SNIP** Friday's apparent player boycott was the latest in three days of upheaval for Grambling's proud program -- which rose to prominence under coach Eddie Robinson. Several media outlets have reported that players did not attend practice on Wednesday and Thursday because of issues with program and school leadership. Grambling (0-7) has changed coaches twice in about two months. Doug Williams was fired two games into the season and replaced by George Ragsdale, who was...
  • We Have Cast Aside Our Real Power!

    03/30/2009 8:12:46 AM PDT · by JosephJames · 18 replies · 365+ views
    The Second Coming ^ | 2009 | Rev. Joseph Dwight
    The more we sin and the less we pray and do God’s holy will, the more the followers of Satan have power. The more we pray and do God’s will and avoid sin, the less power these prideful, powerful people of the world have. We have the power in our hands, especially those who have received more truth and grace from God, such as Catholics. If those who have received more “talents” (Mt 25:14-30) from God use them wisely, the world would be in great shape. But today the great majority of those who have received more graces and truth...
  • McCain: Obama 'wants to forfeit' Iraq

    08/07/2008 4:17:59 PM PDT · by fightinJAG · 10 replies · 36+ views
    Newsday ^ | August 7, 2008 | Mark Silva
    "Sen. Obama says he wants peace,'' Sen. John McCain said today at a town hall-styled rally in Lima, Ohio, but the Democratic candidate for president will not acknowledge the success of the surge in Iraq. "His policy of unconditional withdrawal, regardless of conditions on the ground, could result in renewed violance,'' said McCain, who, at the end of a long speech. distillied his campaign's argument for the White House - or more precisely, its argument against Sen. Barack Obama's election as president. "Behind all the words, Sen Obama's agenda can be.. summarized as this,'' said McCain. "Government is too big,...
  • Everyone's a winner in girls' 400 relay (Nice story)

    05/13/2005 11:16:27 AM PDT · by fso301 · 86 replies · 1,628+ views
    The four girls who had been tearing up Western Pennsylvania high school track had been brought to tears, their hopes of defending their district and state championships in the 400-meter relay dashed by a fallen runner on Wednesday. But a goodwill gesture by some opponents has given Penn Hills High School another chance. Three teams that finished ahead of them decided to step aside, giving the Penn Hills girls a shot at the championships after all.