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It has been nine years since former New York Yankees great Bernie Williams played in a major league game, but on Friday he will finally make retirement official.  Williams will sign retirement papers at Yankee Stadium prior to his former team’s game with the New York Mets.  He will a... Read More

The seven Kentucky Wildcats departing for the NBA will finally have a chance to capitalize on the fame they accrued while playing for the basketball powerhouse.  Twins Aaron and Andrew Harrison signed autographs on Monday at the Outlet Shops of Bluegrass in Simpsonville, Kentucky.&... Read More

Fresh off an appearance from inspirational broadcaster and cancer survivor Robin Roberts, The Medical Foundation of Marion & Polk Counties in Salem, Oregon has reeled in another great speaker for their 2016 benefit.  NFL all-time leading rusher and former Dancing With the Stars champion... Read More

Former NFL quarterback Charlie Batch will be giving the commencement speech at a school in the city he spent the majority of his career in.  Batch will speak to Point Park University graduates on May 2nd.  The ceremony will be held at the CONSOL Energy Center, home of the Pittsburgh Pen... Read More

Despite coming up short in Super Bowl XLIX, there is no denying the sustained popularity of Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson.  For the second consecutive year, Wilson landed the top spot on the NFL Player Inc. Top 50 Players Sales List. The list recognizes all officially licensed... Read More

Mike Budenholzer Named NBA Coach of the Year

There is no question that Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer has stepped out of the shadows of his former mentor Greg Popovich.  Budenholzer led the Atlanta Hawks to an Eastern Conference-best 60-22 record this season.  That stunning regular season led him to winning the Red Auerbach Trophy a... Read More

Several years after retirement from a 14-season big league baseball career, Chris Hammond continues to impact lives.  Most recently, his foundation presented a check for $2,500 to Huffman Park Youth Baseball in Alabama.  Hammond wanted to support his local community group.  He hand... Read More

Former NFL player turned motivational speaker Shawn Harper will be impacting people at Canon City High School with his message of perseverance Tuesday 6-8 PM.  The event is free to the public at the high school’s Tiger Dome.  St. Thomas More Health Foundation provided the opportun... Read More