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Knights preparing for battle

As he begins his second season as Pope John Paul II High’s head coach, Justin Geisinger hopes his Knights are looking at better days.

After last season’s 2-9 campaign – which saw the program’s losing streak in region games reach 21 – PJP II brings back a wealth of experience in players who went through those growing pains. 1,102 more words


Grow Up // Review

Book: Grow Up by Ben Brooks

I rate this 4/5. 396 more words


2016 TBCA all-state baseball teams

Here’s a look at the 2016 Tennessee Baseball Coaches Association all-state baseball teams:

Class A

IF Alex Brewer (Forrest); IF/P Even Russell (Scotts Hill); IF Seth Price (Watertown); OF/P Scott Lentz (Columbia Academy); IF Bryce Giles (Summertown); OF Justin Shaw (Knoxville Grace); IF Kyle Davidson (Community); IF/P Bobby Parliament (Gordonsville); IF/P Luke Murphy (East Robertson); UTIL/P Ryan Weathers (Loretto); IF Jacob Laws (Loretto); OF Xavier Fuller (Middle College); OF Brandon Kelley (Eagleville); P/IF Junior Kimmel; RHP Ryan Yelensky (Forrest); RHP Ryan Yelensky (Forrest); RHP Carter Holt (Jackson Christian); RHP Kendrick Malone (Peabody); IF/P Graham Duke (Cornersville); RHP/IF Miles Humphrey (Jackson Christian). 305 more words


Eleven Midstaters on ALL-USA Tennessee baseball team

Eleven Midstate players were named to the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Tennessee Baseball Team.

Three of those 11 were named to the first team, including Forrest infielder Alex Brewer, Summertown outfielder Bryce Giles and Spring Hill pitcher Gage Gillian. 200 more words


Cult TV Essentials: Aquila

Aquila was a British children’s television show based on the book Aquila by British author Andrew Norriss. It aired on the BBC from 1997 to 1998, lasting two series (13 episodes). 260 more words


That Eye The Sky - Does Tim Winton need a little realism with his magic? (Theatre Review)

That Eye,The Sky

New Theratre, 15 March to 16 April 2016

You can Grab your tickets here.

Photos by Bob Seary

When Patrick White lamented in 1958 the absence of a complex and mature Australian literary system, he said: 937 more words