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Millvale Officer Sentenced After Using Stun Gun On Cuffed Man

PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) – A Millvale Police officer found guilty of violating a suspect’s civil rights by repeatedly zapping him with a stun gun, even after he was handcuffed, was sentenced Friday morning. 425 more words


Hillsboro struggles in quarterfinal loss to Hamilton


There wasn’t a lot that Hillsboro did right in Wednesday’s Class AAA quarterfinal matchup with Hamilton.

The Burros shot just 25 percent from the field, committed a season-high 22 turnovers and allowed 74 points — their second-highest point total of the season. 457 more words


TSSAA boys state tournament team capsules for Wednesday



Coach: Barry Wortman

Record: 24-6

School location: Murfreesboro

Final AP rank: Third

State tournament history (record): Fourth appearance (3-2)

State titles: One (2014) 618 more words


Hillsboro's Smith moves forward despite troubled past

Thomas Smith has heard his name called in places most high school basketball players haven’t.

Most of them have been for less exciting — and more troublesome — reasons than being named most valuable player of the Region 6-AAA Tournament, which he was a couple of weeks ago. 765 more words

High Schools

Emotional Hillsboro advances to state past Mt. Juliet

Hillsboro’s boys basketball team used a strong defensive presence to punch their ticket to the Class AAA tournament.

The Burros captured an emotional 44-31 win over visiting Mt. 316 more words


Hillsboro holds off Franklin in OT to advance

FRANKLIN – Hillsboro had to dig deep in Thursday’s Region 6-AAA semifinal against host Franklin, but the battle-tested Burros ultimately came out on top.

In a game that featured 13 lead changes — three in the overtime period alone — Hillsboro held on for a 62-55 win over the resilient Rebels. 469 more words