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Three animals die in house fire

Firefighters and emergency medics were able to save one animal after a fire in the kitchen, attic and exterior of the home.

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Kristi O’Brien cut after round two of NW Arkansas Championship

Bishop Luers grad Kristi O’Brien will not be playing in the final round of the Walmart North West Arkansas Championship. The Fort Wayne golfer shot plus five in the second round of the LPGA tournament, to finish with a score of nine over. The score did not make the cut, to end her time in Arkansas

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Team USA Wins Opening Game of U19 World Championship

Paced by Josh Jackson’s (Prolific Prep, Calif./ Southfield, Mich.) double-double of 20 points and 10 rebounds, and a 14 point, nine rebound and three blocked shot effort by Harry Giles (Wesleyan Christian Academy/Winston-Salem, N.C.), the USA Men’s U19 World Championship Team opened preliminary play Saturday evening with an 83-53 win over Iran (0-1) at the FIBA U19 World Championship in Heraklion, Greece.

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Karch Bachman Drafted by Florida Panthers

Wolcottville’s Karch Bachman saw his lifelong dream become a reality on Saturday. The Florida Panthers, who were this year’s NHL draft hosts, selected the 18 year old in the fifth round with the 132nd overall pick.