Monday Updates

posted Feb 24, 2014, 7:42 AM by Unknown user
Congratulations to Olivia Sattler after being awarded the Performer Achievement Award for Show Choir over the weekend as the performed at Twinsburg High School for the Northcoast Show Choir Invitational.

In sports, Dale Earnhardt Jr. was able to secure his second Daytona 500 win last night. The race was postponed for over six hours due to weather. The first openly gay professional athlete played his first game last night. Jason Collins, 35, played in an NBA game almost a year since being openly gay. He played 11 minutes for the Brooklyn Nets, beating the LA Lakers 108-102.

The Pentagon is planning to downgrade the amount of U.S. Army troops and Air Force jets in an effort to reduce military spending. This would be the smallest military involvement since pre-WWII level.