The Ferndale Elementary School 8th Grade boys basketball team took first place in two tournaments this year: the Weaverville Tournament on Jan. 18 and Jan. 19, and the Scotia Tournament on Feb. 1 and Feb. 2. Both tournaments are “qualifying tournaments” -- which means the team has earned an automatic entry into the big Crescent City Jaycees Tournament in March.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Binge drinkers and frat boys aren't the only ones despairing over Maryland's new ban on grain alcohol: Violin makers who used the liquor to make varnish are also affected. Full Story