| Feb 3, 2012
| 5:57 PM
Kansas' third state-owned casino opened Friday. The Hollywood Casino overlooks Turn 2 of the Kansas Speedway.
The $411 million facility has already created 1,000 new jobs and is expected to attract 4 million visitors each year. It follows the Boot Hill...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 11:48 AM
The Interfaith Service Coalition, a cooperative community outreach effort of the churches in the Hancock area, has presented its 2011 Volunteer of the Year award to the Washington County Employees' United Way Day of Caring Team.
| Jan 18, 2012
| 6:51 AM
By now, almost everyone in Michigan and a good portion of the national television-watching population, have heard the calm narration of actor Tim Allen beckoning people to the state of Michigan.
“This light shines for us all. This light is Pure...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 7:03 PM
When it comes to determining the IZOD IndyCar Series champion, who needs a Chase?
For the seventh-straight year the series championship has come down to the final race of the season without being aided by a contrived championship format such as NASCAR'...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 3:57 PM
LOUDON, N.H. - Jimmie Johnson is the new points leader in the Chase for the Sprint Cup, but Denny Hamlin is back as a major threat.
Hamlin dominated Sunday's Sylvania 300, the second race in the Chase, to score his fifth win of the season. Johnson...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 11:42 AM
Firefly Music Festival
The first large-scale music festival in Dover history, Firefly's inaugural lineup has something for everyone. The three-day, 47-band event extends across a variety of genres, including alternative rock, bluegrass and...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 8:18 AM
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| Dec 1, 2012
A white Christmas isn't in the Florida forecast, but the Sunshine State does offer its own twist on holiday traditions. With hundreds of miles of ocean coastline and riverfront shores, holiday light shows often take to the water.
Here's a look at some...
| Aug 2, 2012
The Hancock Volunteer Fire Company is hosting a benefit bingo at its fire hall on Fulton Street Sunday afternoon, Aug. 5, beginning at 2 p.m.
Featured prizes are Coach and Vera Bradley handbags. Tickets are $25, and those reserved in advance will be...
| Aug 9, 2012
A sizable crowd was on hand Tuesday evening in Widmeyer Park as Hancock joined other communities around Washington County and across the nation in marking National Night Out Against Crime.
Mayor Dan Murphy and Hancock Police Chief T.J. Buskirk led a...
| Aug 16, 2012
The newly formed Greater Hancock Church Softball League closed out its season with a full afternoon of activities Sunday at Widmeyer Park.
A youth softball game comprised of those ages 8 to 13 from participating churches was held before the...