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  • Schuckman: Wilt's touchdown run shows the heart of Shelby County

    Schuckman: Wilt's touchdown run shows the heart of Shelby County

    Wednesday, July 1 2015 12:46 PM EDT2015-07-01 16:46:51 GMT
    As Susan Wilt tucked her son, Drew, into bed late Friday night, he asked her a simple question. "Are you proud of me?" he said. She offered a simple and meaningful answer. She said, "Yes." "Do you think everybody is...
    As Susan Wilt tucked her son, Drew, into bed late Friday night, he asked her a simple question. "Are you proud of me?" he said. She offered a simple and meaningful answer. She said, "Yes." "Do you think everybody is proud of me?" Drew then asked. There was no doubt they were. The cheers Susan and her husband, South Shelby football coach Rob Wilt, heard hours earlier and the selfless act of the North Shelby football players made that clear.
     
  • Schuckman: Dreams don't hibernate in the winter

    Schuckman: Dreams don't hibernate in the winter

    Wednesday, July 1 2015 12:41 PM EDT2015-07-01 16:41:27 GMT
    Timmy Jenkins didn't act like it was cold, nevermind the temperature gauge hanging from the corner of the garage read 7 degrees. He had pushed his stocking cap above his ears, letting...
    Timmy Jenkins didn't act like it was cold, nevermind the temperature gauge hanging from the corner of the garage read 7 degrees. He had pushed his stocking cap above his ears, letting some of the steam created by his sweat escape. "My ears were getting hot anyway," Jenkins said...
  • Schuckman: Lack of answers from school board puts Quincy in murky situation

    Schuckman: Lack of answers from school board puts Quincy in murky situation

    Wednesday, July 1 2015 11:52 AM EDT2015-07-01 15:52:54 GMT
    The question was posed before the Quincy School Board adjourned its Wednesday morning meeting. Who's next? A better question would have been this. Why now? The board voted 6-0 with one member abstaining to...
    The question was posed before the Quincy School Board adjourned its Wednesday morning meeting. Who's next? A better question would have been this. Why now? The board voted 6-0 with one member abstaining to...
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