Metamora, In. — Search teams in Franklin County found the missing 14-year-old girl sitting along the banks of the Whitewater River Saturday around 1 a.m. alive. She was about two miles from where she had last been seen. As a precaution, she was transported to Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati.The search was conducted by the Laurel Police Department, Indiana Conservation Officers, Urban Search and Rescue, Buckeye Search and Rescue, Indiana State Police, Hamilton County (Ohio) Sheriff’s Department and volunteers.
Fourteen lucky and skilled boys and girls from the Digicel NBA Jumpstart Program will get the thrill of their young lives this weekend as they attend an NBA game at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY.NBA/Digicel collaborationIt is all part of a collaboration with Digicel and the National Basketball Association (NBA). The top 14 from the Digicel NBA Jumpstart Program will attend the games featuring the Brooklyn Nets and the Golden State Warriors on Sunday, October 28th.As part of the NBA experience, the 14 will also tour NBA facilities, visit local New York City landmarks, receive elite basketball training and participate in life skills sessions.The players were selected by New Orleans Pelicans Head Coach, Alvin Gentry, following their participation in the Digicel NBA Jumpstart Elite Camp held in Trinidad and Tobago recently. That camp brought together the best basketball players, aged 17 and under, from Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Haiti, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago and the Turks and Caicos Islands.Plenty talent in the Caribbean“We have a lot of young talent in the Caribbean who don’t often get the chance to showcase their abilities or receive the level of encouragement and support they need to take their game to the next level,” said Digicel Group Sponsorship Manager, Tari Lovell. “Through this NBA partnership, we can provide these players and their coaches with the proper training and inspiration to grow the game across the region.” NBA Vice President, Latin America, Arnon de Mello, said the ongoing program is proof of the commitment to developing the sport in the region.“We are proud that the fourth year of the Digicel NBA Jumpstart program has been successful in showcasing our commitment to growing the game in the Caribbean and all of Latin America,” he said.The 2018 Digicel NBA Jumpstart Camps, which visited Haiti for the first time, in addition to the Turks and Caicos, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago, featured an expanded format with a record 72 youth participating at each camp. read more
Donegal fans of Celtic will have a chance to see them play in the Champions League afterall.The Hoops have been handed a Champions League reprieve after Legia Warsaw were punished for fielding an ineligible player in their 6-1 aggregate win over the Scottish champions in the third qualifying round.Bartosz Bereszynski, who came on as an 86th-minute substitute as Legia won the second leg 2-0 at Murrayfield on Wednesday night, was suspended following a red card for violent conduct in last season’s Europa League. Hours before the draw for the next round was to be made, UEFA announced that Celtic had been awarded a 3-0 win in the second leg, and therefore qualified on away goals after a 4-4 aggregate result.Celtic will now go into the draw for the play-offs, the final hurdle to reach the lucrative group stages.DONEGAL BHOYS DELIGHTED AS CELTIC GET BIZARRE CHAMPIONS LEAGUE REPREIVE was last modified: August 8th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:CelticChampions Leaguedonegal read more