Weapon found in murder investigation

first_imgTwitter NewsLocal NewsWeapon found in murder investigationBy admin – April 15, 2009 487 Previous articleThird person detained in murder investigationNext articleJet makes emergency landing at Shannon admin Linkedin Email WhatsAppcenter_img A rifle and parts of another gunhave been discovered during the ongoing Roy Collins murder probe. Two men and a woman  remain in custody in relation to the murder of the 35-year-old father of two. Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Hundreds of people in Limerick have signed books of condolence amid calls for an end to the killings in the city. Facebook Print Advertisementlast_img read more

Pitt defeats La Roche, 101-33

first_imgPITTSBURGH (AP)—Freshman Khem Birch scored 16 points to lead No. 10 Pittsburgh over LaRoche College 101-33 in an exhibition Saturday afternoon.Birch scored 14 of his points in the second half, hitting all seven of his shots from the field and adding five rebounds. Ashton Gibbs, the Big East preseason player of the year, added 15 points for the Panthers.Gibbs scored eight of Pitt’s 11 points in a 4-minute span near the end of the first half.The Panthers held La Roche to 25 percent shooting and forced 21 Redhawks turnovers. Mike Dixon led Division III La Roche with 14 points, scoring the Redhawks’ first seven of the game.Former La Roche head coach Scott Lang was honored in a pregame ceremony. Lang died at age 41 last December after he suffered a heart attack and collapsed at center court during a practice.last_img read more

This Week’s Favorite Features – Drummer and Horses

first_imgThurstonTalk aims to be your source for positive information and events happening in Olympia.  If you have a suggestion for a story, send us a note at [email protected]  For more events and to learn what’s happening in Olympia and the surrounding area, click here. Facebook12Tweet0Pin0 It’s Sunday – a day to recuperate, catch up on stacks of paperwork that built up over the week, tidy the house, finish homework, and prepare for Monday.  Sunday finds some families in a restful state and others busily tackling chores before the weekday grind resumes.  Whatever your Sunday task list may include, spend a few minutes with ThurstonTalk, catching up on our editor’s picks for favorite posts this week.Rhythm Comes Easily For Tenino’s Nicholas HoltThis article, about Tenino high school student Nicholas Holt, is a prime example of the stories that ThurstonTalk writers love to tell – the story about someone with a special gift and talent that we can share with our greater community.  The percussionist is mastering his drumming skills alongside UW Marching Band alumni Andrew Bowerly.  It’s a great read about a local kid with exceptional talent.Thurston County 4-H Horse Program: Letting Kids Follow Their Horse PassionThis story profiles another group of high school students, spread across the county, who are passionate about showing horses.  The deep-rooted 4-H program fosters growth through education and evaluation.  Read about a group of young women, recognized for their talents, showing their horses at the Puyallup Fair.HeartStrides Therapeutic Riding Providing Smiles Across Thurston CountyAfter you read about local 4-H super stars, take a minute to learn about HeartStrides.  Physical therapist, Cynthe Slaybaugh, and her team of volunteers are providing hippo-therapy – therapeutic and recreational horseback riding for adults and children with cognitive and physical disabilities.last_img read more