Howard County residents continue to deal with flooding

first_imgDozens of Howard County residents have had to leave their homes in the wake of another levee breach.It happened Saturday afternoon near Highways Z and 87.Highway 5 had to be closed as water began to creep over the road.Law enforcement had already installed a mandatory evacuation on Friday, and continued that into Saturday for residents of New and Old Franklin after the levee broke.The Missouri Department of Transportation also announced yesterday that the Route 40 Missouri River bridge that connects Cooper and Howard Counties has been closed due to flooding as well.last_img

Mizzou to sell alcohol at home football games this fall

first_imgYou’ll officially be able to buy booze this fall at Mizzou football games.The university made the announcement Friday afternoon, saying beer and wine will be for sale at Memorial Stadium.MU plans to evaluate how selling alcohol this fall goes before deciding whether or not to sell it throughout all of the school’s other venues.last_img

Delhi hosts 25th Sub-Junior National Badminton Championships

first_imgThe main rounds of the 25th Sub-Junior National Badminton Championships will be held at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium from Sunday. After the three-day qualifying rounds, the event, for shuttlers in the 13-15 age bracket will continue till next Thursday. More than 1,000 players as well as 200 coaches and officials will participate in the tournament, hosted by Delhi Badminton Association. The event carries a prize money of Rs three lakh.last_img

Castro ends debate: It was an air ball, not a pass

first_imgNo more menthol cigarettes: New ban on tobacco, vape flavors Cojuangco: PH will end Olympic drought with 5 golds in Tokyo 2020 View comments Jordan delivers on promise: 2 Cobra choppers now in PH PBA IMAGESWas it an air ball or a perfectly timed pass for an alley-oop that clinched the game for TNT Friday night?Import Glen Rice Jr., swore that yes, his crucial basket from underneath came off a pass from equally flamboyant teammate Jayson Castro.ADVERTISEMENT Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss PLAY LIST 02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games On his way out of Smart Araneta Coliseum, and just after paying homage to the large crucifix near the exit, Castro admitted to reporters he took an attempt at the basket.“It was an air ball,” said Castro in Filipino. “But before that play, I signaled Glen to go underneath and be ready for rebound.”At any rate, Castro said they are happy to put the quarterfinal struggles behind them.“We must be ready because we are in for a tougher assignment,” said Castro referring to the semifinal matchup against Barangay Ginebra.They begin their own best-of-five series on Monday also at the Big Dome.ADVERTISEMENT Trump to designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorist groups Ethel Booba on hotel’s clarification that ‘kikiam’ is ‘chicken sausage’: ‘Kung di pa pansinin, baka isipin nila ok lang’ That basket gave the the Texters a 116-114 lead over Rain or Shine in the last 10.6 seconds which TNT protected on the way to a semifinal berth.“It’s a pass, I guess,” said the son and namesake of the famed NBA superstar amid post-game debates. “He just happened to find me open.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSBoxers Pacquiao, Petecio torchbearers for SEA Games openingAs it turns out, he was probably just being nice to Castro, touted as Asia’s best point guard.For the record, Castro, said it was indeed a brick.center_img Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Hotel says PH coach apologized for ‘kikiam for breakfast’ claim LATEST STORIES Argentine bishop appears at court hearing on abuse charges Winter storm threatens to scramble Thanksgiving travel plans ‘A complete lie:’ Drilon refutes ‘blabbermouth’ Salo’s claims MOST READ Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextlast_img read more

Creative Saskatchewan Invests in NSI Features First

first_img LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment “Past participants have capitalized on their NSI experience. Their productions have employed Saskatchewan film crews and contributed hundreds of thousands of dollars in economic benefits back into the province.”Shayne and Mark’s project is called Whitelash (formerly known as Hunting Season). Shayne is the project’s writer and Mark is producing.“The training that Shayne and Mark received through NSI Features First builds on their skills and strengthens the province’s filmmaking talent,” said John Gill, CEO of NSI.“With so many NSI Features First-developed films being made and premiering now, including the upcoming SuperGrid from Regina producer Hugh Patterson and Vancouver writer Todd McCauley, it’s great that Creative Saskatchewan is continuing their commitment to their region’s filmmakers in this course.”NSI Features First is a development training launch pad for producer/writer teams looking to produce their first or second feature film with strong commercial appeal.NSI Features First is funded by Presenting Sponsor Telefilm Canada; Supporting Sponsors Entertainment One, Super Channel, Corus Entertainment and Breakthrough Entertainment; Provincial Sponsors Creative Saskatchewan and Creative BC through the Daryl Duke and William Vince Scholarship Fund; and Service Sponsor William F. White. NSI Core Funders are Manitoba Sport, Culture & Heritage and the City of Winnipeg through the Winnipeg Arts Council.About the National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI)Renowned for having given many emerging filmmakers, television writers and producers their first breaks, the National Screen Institute provides training and production support through courses like NSI Totally Television, CBC New Indigenous Voices presented by NSI, NSI Features First, NSI IndigiDocs, NSI Business for Producers and TELUS STORYHIVE Web Series and Digital Shorts.NSI also offers exposure through the NSI Online Short Film Festival and provides vast resources and support to those in the film, television and digital media industries at nsi-canada.ca. Facebook Advertisement Advertisement Login/Register With:center_img The National Screen Institute – Canada (NSI) is pleased to announce a renewed partnership with Creative Saskatchewan in support of NSI Features First.This commitment benefits current NSI Features First participants Shayne Metcalfe (based in Petrofka, SK) and Mark Wolff (based in Saskatoon, SK).“Our support of the NSI Features First program provides Saskatchewan filmmakers, like Shayne and Mark, with an opportunity to bring feature film concepts to life under the mentorship of experienced film industry professionals,” said Greg Magirescu, CEO of Creative Saskatchewan. Filmmakers Shayne Metcalfe and Mark Wolff Advertisement Twitterlast_img read more