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The Star Press 2017 Spring Athletes of the Year

Baseball

Athlete: Alec Summers, Wapahani

Year: Senior

The performance: Summers took the role of Wapahani’s ace and led the Raiders through a postseason tear that included four straight wins over top-10 teams. Summers defeated Whitko and Hebron and started the state championship game against Indianapolis Cardinal Ritter. He finished the season with a 2.02 ERA and 72 strikeouts.

Quick notes: Summers is continuing his education at the University of Northwestern Ohio.

Favorite memory from Wapahani baseball: Going to state his freshman and senior years.

Favorite restaurant: Chili’s

Favorite athlete: Derek Jeter

Favorite junk food: Cosmic Brownies

Favorite movie: The Sandlot

Softball

Athlete: Skyler Davis, Yorktown

Year: Sophomore

The performance: On a team that

Read more at: http://www.thestarpress.com/story/sports/high-school/2017/06/25/star-press-2017-spring-athletes-year/409914001/

Stafford County host Spring shredding event and rabies clinic

From a Stafford County Spokesperson:

Two Stafford County public service events will run concurrently on Saturday, April 8th. The Spring Shredding Event sponsored by Stafford County Crime Solvers will be held from 8:00 AM – Noon at the Humphrey Building (Public Safety Facility) located at 1225 Courthouse Road. A Rabies Clinic will also be held in the parking lot of the Gordon Government Center located at 1300 Courthouse Road. The clinic will begin at 8:30 AM and continue until noon.

 

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rabies clinic

Shredding Event – The event is sponsored by Stafford County Crime Solvers. This easy and convenient drive-thru event is the perfect way to destroy sensitive documents, old bank statements, tax records, etc. A contribution of $5 per box will benefit the good work that Stafford County Crime Solvers in our community.

Rabies Clinic – The clinic is sponsored by

Read more at: http://potomaclocal.com/2017/03/31/stafford-county-host-spring-shredding-event-rabies-clinic/

Limping into Spring – Super Bowl of Weather – Perils of Tornado Chasing

Minnesota: Land of Low Weather Expectations

“Springtime is the land awakening. The March winds are the morning yawn” said Lewis Grizzard in “Kathy Sue Loudermilk, I Love You”.

Hawaiians brag about palm trees and a sweet, lukewarm breeze. Californians can be major league weather snobs. Floridians LOVE to talk about the weather – until hurricane season rolls around.

Minnesota? We are often ankle-deep in mud, with dust blowing in our face. We’re happy when the weather isn’t trying to murder us.

Think about it, Minnesota temperature extremes range from -60F to 115F. 98.6 inches of snow in the metro 1983-84. 110 Minnesota tornadoes in 2010. Welcome to the Super Bowl of Weather.

Our weather remains relatively benign into next week as tornado-producing storms pinwheel well south of the state. Showers taper early today; glimmers of sun Friday and Saturday before a few lonely showers sprout Sunday. ECMWF guidance hints at showers

Read more at: http://www.startribune.com/limping-into-spring-super-bowl-of-weather-perils-of-tornado-chasing/417447743/

Limping into Spring – Super Bowl of Weather – Perils of Tornado …

Minnesota: Land of Low Weather Expectations

“Springtime is the land awakening. The March winds are the morning yawn” said Lewis Grizzard in “Kathy Sue Loudermilk, I Love You”.

Hawaiians brag about palm trees and a sweet, lukewarm breeze. Californians can be major league weather snobs. Floridians LOVE to talk about the weather – until hurricane season rolls around.

Minnesota? We are often ankle-deep in mud, with dust blowing in our face. We’re happy when the weather isn’t trying to murder us.

Think about it, Minnesota temperature extremes range from -60F to 115F. 98.6 inches of snow in the metro 1983-84. 110 Minnesota tornadoes in 2010. Welcome to the Super Bowl of Weather.

Our weather remains relatively benign into next week as tornado-producing storms pinwheel well south of the state. Showers taper early today; glimmers of sun Friday and Saturday before a few lonely showers sprout Sunday. ECMWF guidance hints at showers

Read more at: http://www.startribune.com/limping-into-spring-super-bowl-of-weather-perils-of-tornado-chasing/417447743/

Spring woman missing in Belize after falling off jet ski

SAN PEDRO TOWN, Belize – Loved ones are waiting to find out from the medical examiner if a body discovered in Belize is a missing woman from Spring, Texas.

Ricki Lee Mercer was last seen on Tuesday in San Pedro, Belize.

According to Texas Equusearch, the 28-year-old was riding a jet ski when she fell off.

Searchers found the jet ski, but no sign of Mercer. She was not wearing a life jacket.

 

Read more at: http://www.khou.com/news/local/spring-woman-missing-in-belize-after-falling-off-jet-ski/418347626

Officials looking for missing Spring woman in Belize | abc13.com – KTRK

A missing 28-year-old Spring woman has been found dead in Belize, her family confirmed.

According to Texas EquuSearch, Rickilee Mercer vanished off the coast of San Pedro, Belize on Tuesday after falling off a jet ski.

Authorities were able to find the jet ski, but did not locate her body until Wednesday.

No other details have been released.

Read more at: http://abc13.com/news/officials-looking-for-missing-spring-woman-in-belize/1780057/

Officials looking for missing Spring woman in Belize – KTRK

A missing 28-year-old Spring woman has been found dead in Belize, her family confirmed.

According to Texas EquuSearch, Rickilee Mercer vanished off the coast of San Pedro, Belize on Tuesday after falling off a jet ski.

Authorities were able to find the jet ski, but did not locate her body until Wednesday.

No other details have been released.

Read more at: http://abc13.com/news/officials-looking-for-missing-spring-woman-in-belize/1780057/