Man, where’s the Sunkist?

By Chris Allen Brown/Associate Editor I’m not really one to complain — a lot — but I need my daily supply of Sunkist. There’s only one thing a guy wants after a long, eight-hour work day and that’s an iced-cold … orange soda. (You thought I was going to say an adult beverage, didn’t you?) … Continue reading Man, where’s the Sunkist?

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Ready or not, here come the Gamecocks

Chris Allen Brown, Associate Editor It hasn’t been the best start to a season for Jana McGinnis and the Jacksonville State softball team this year, but this is a program with a history of coming on when it matters most. The Gamecocks, the preseason pick by many to win another Ohio Valley Conference championship, are off … Continue reading Ready or not, here come the Gamecocks

Brown: No better place for Chipper Jones than Cooperstown

Chris Allen Brown Associate Editor It was a Sunday night — September 2, 2012 to be exact. Philadelphia Phillies closing pitcher Jonathan Papelbon had a history of blown saves (BS) against the Atlanta Braves. But this time … this time there was more than just a fourth BS next to Papelbon’s name in the final … Continue reading Brown: No better place for Chipper Jones than Cooperstown

‘Human error’ result in false missile emergency alert in Hawaii

Chris Allen Brown, Associate Editor Ever wondered what would happen if an emergency official pressed the wrong button? Look no further than Hawaii’s direction. Last weekend, a civil defense employee in the United States’ 50th state pushed the wrong button and sent out an emergency alert to residents’ cellphones about an incoming missile threat. The alert … Continue reading ‘Human error’ result in false missile emergency alert in Hawaii