May 5, 2007 Box Score SOUTHAVEN, Miss. – Gulf South Conference East Division fourth seed West Georgia scored four runs over the final three innings to erase a 2-0 deficit en route to a 4-3 win over GSC East Division second seed West Florida on Saturday. The game was a loser’s bracket elimination game on the second day of the GSC Tournament. West Georgia (33-31) earned their third win over West Florida this season. West Florida (34-25) lost their first two games of the GSC Tournament for the first time since 1996.West Florida opened the scoring in the top of the second inning. With runners at second and third and two outs, Kat Sheppard (Milton, Fla./Gulf Breeze HS) delivered a two out single. West Florida tried to add another run in the third inning, but Taren Walton (Pensacola, Fla./Pine Forest HS) was thrown out at the plate trying to score from first on Nicky VanCamp’s (Davenport, Iowa/Kirkwood CC) two out double.Valerie Staub (East Brunswick, N.J./Wallace-Dothan CC) led off the top of the fourth inning with her fourth home run of the season. Later in the inning, West Florida put runners at first and second with no outs, but the Argonauts were unable to score.West Georgia tied the game in the bottom of the fourth inning. Kim Weaver singled to lead off the inning, and Adrienne Clay followed with her ninth home run of the season. It was Clay’s second home run against West Florida pitching this season.West Georgia claimed the lead for good in the bottom of the fifth inning. Celia Petty led off with a single and was sacrificed to second base. After advancing to third on a groundout, Petty scored on an infield single down the third base line by Weaver. After Weaver stole second and Jamie Van Haltern walked, Jessie Wise singled to right field to give West Georgia a 4-2 lead.West Florida cut the deficit to one in the top of the sixth inning on an RBI ground out by Ashlee Simpson (Decatur, Ala./Jefferson State CC). West Florida brought the go-ahead run to the plate in the bottom of the seventh inning, but the Argonauts were unable to score.Kacie Crider (9-10) earned the victory in relief for West Georgia. She limited West Florida to one run on three hits with three strikeouts over three innings. Kate Thompson started the game and pitched the first three-plus innings. She re-entered the game to pitch a scoreless seventh inning. Taren Walton (17-10) suffered her first loss as a starter since Apr. 6. She allowed four runs on nine hits with two strikeouts in a complete game performance. Simpson and Staub each drove in a run in their final West Florida game. Melissa Chastang (Saraland, Ala./Satsuma HS) recorded her first career three-hit game.West Florida ends their season at 34-25. It is the 11th consecutive season that West Florida has posted at least 30 wins. West Florida also advanced to their 13th consecutive GSC TournamentPrint Friendly Version Argonauts Season Ends in Loss to Wolves Share
Share West Florida Picked to Finish Second in the GSC East Division Aug. 10, 2007BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – After reaching the NCAA Division II South Central Regional Tournament for the first time last season, the Gulf South Conference volleyball head coaches are predicting West Florida will finish the 2007 season in second place in the East Division. West Florida received three first place votes, one second place votes and three third place votes for a total of 31 points in the GSC Volleyball Pre-Season Coaches’ Poll released on Aug. 2.Defending GSC East Division champion North Alabama edged out West Florida for the top spot in the East Division by one total point. The Lions picked up two first place votes and four second place votes for a total of 32 points. After West Florida in second place are: West Georgia, Valdosta State, Alabama-Huntsville, Montevallo and West Alabama. Harding was the coaches’ choice to win the GSC West Division for the sixth-straight year.West Florida received four votes as overall champion finishing second to North Alabama, Harding finished third and West Georgia finished fourth.The Argonauts also had two players selected to the Pre-Season All-GSC East Division Team. Senior Danielle Spitzer and junior Jerica Carter were both first time selections to the pre-season team. Junior transfers Luciana Rapach, Iowa Western CC, and Madeline Gonzalez, Hillsborough CC, were named as top new comers to the GSC East Division.The complete release may be found on the GSC volleyball homepage.East Division1st2nd3rd4th5th6thTotalNorth Alabama24—-32West Florida312—31West Georgia2211–29Valdosta State–222-18Alabama-Huntsville—32114Montevallo–112213West Alabama–1-1410West Division1st2nd3rd4th5th6thTotalHarding51—-35Henderson State24—-32Ouachita Baptist-2211-23Arkansas Tech–33–21Arkansas-Monticello–131116Southern Arkansas—12310Christian Brothers—-339
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Batesville, In. — Police in Batesville have a 17-year-old suspect is in custody in connection with several thefts from vehicles.While on a routine patrol, officers observed a male standing near a vehicle in the 900 block of Columbus Avenue Tuesday, January 15 around 4:50 a.m. When the officer closed in, the suspect fled the area.The officer followed footprints in the snow other vehicles in the area and made contact with the residents. Items reported stolen were change and a handgun.After police identified a 17-year-old as a possible suspect a search warrant was served and the handgun was recovered. The 17-year-old was taken into custody and released to his parents pending formal charges.Major Brad Wessel with the Batesville Police Department says keep doors and windows locked, keep valuables out of open view and remove them from the car when possible.
Brookville, In. — The Franklin County Chamber of Commerce will hold the Women in Business Luncheon on April 24 at the Schilling Center. Jackie Carberry from Warm Glow Candles will be the featured speaker.Businesses can sponsor the event for $100 and other table top/centerpiece advertising opportunities are available. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org please email by April 1.
Richmond, In. — A Wayne County woman has been arrested for arson following a joint investigation into multiple fires in Richmond.Patricia E. Hill, 51, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with felony arson and criminal mischief for allegedly causing seven fires in Richmond on the morning of February 23.Investigators from the Indiana State Fire Marshal, Richmond Fire Department and Wayne County Sheriff’s Department noted the fires occurred over a five hour period. A subsequent investigation later determined Hill’s red Ford Ranger pickup truck was at or near all seven fires during the incidents, as confirmed by surveillance footage captured at or near each location.Hill currently is incarcerated at the Wayne County jail with a bail set at $20,000.Many incendiary fire investigations remain open around the state. Investigators encourage anyone with information regarding a potential arson to call the Indiana Arson Hotline at 800-382-4628. The Indiana State Fire Marshal operates as part of the Division of Fire and Building Safety in the Indiana Department of Homeland Security.
Aurora, IN—Eastbound traffic returned to the eastbound side of U.S. 50 Friday night following the completion of a $21.6 million concrete overlay project west of Aurora, from S.R. 101 to just west of S.R. 350.Westbound traffic will remain restricted until later this week when pavement markings are complete.Subsequent repair and clean-up work will begin the week of August 8, weather permitting, and will require lane closures at various locations along the route. This work is expected to be completed in approximately two to three weeks.Motorists are encouraged to watch for crews and continue using caution along the route until all work is complete.
Paul Haden Sharpe, 88, of Dillsboro passed away Saturday, July 20, 2019 at The Waters of Dillsboro Ross Manor. Paul was born Friday, May 29, 1931 in Richmond Virginia, the son of Ellis Luther and Hattie Mae (Sims) Sharpe. He was a former member of Budford Baptist Church in Virginia and was a self-employed carpenter. He was a member of the Rod and Gun Club in Crittenden, Kentucky, and enjoyed deer hunting, cooking, bluegrass festivals. He also loved his own planes.Paul is survived by sons: Dean (Tracy) Sharpe of Loveland, Ohio and Dwain Sharpe of Cincinnati, Ohio; daughters: Debbie (Danny) Holbrook of Mount Orb, Ohio and Lisa (John) Sladeck of Dillsboro; mother of his children Helen Sharpe; 4 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, daughter Joni Sharpe, 3 brothers and 4 sisters.A service celebrating his life will be held 12:00 PM Thursday, July 25 at Filter-DeVries-Moore Funeral Home in Dillsboro with Pastor Thomas Trammell officiating. Burial will follow in Oakdale Cemetery. Family and friends may gather to share and remember him 10 AM – 12 PM Thursday also at the funeral home. Memorials may be given in honor of Paul to the Parkinson Disease Foundation. Filter-DeVries-Moore Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements, 12887 Lenover Street, Box 146, Dillsboro, IN 47018, (812)432-5480. You may go to www.filterdevriesmoore.com to leave an online condolence message for the family.
Charlotte E. Vickroy, 90, of Dillsboro passed away Thursday, November 21, 2019 at her residence with family by her side. Charlotte was born Wednesday, May 29, 1929 in Dearborn County, Indiana, the daughter of the late Floyd and Iva (Lutz) White. She married Stanley Vickroy in 1947 and he survives. Charlotte was a former member of the Dillsboro United Methodist Church and was married to Stanley, the love of her life, for 72 years. She was a homemaker; enjoyed spending time with family; gardening; canning; cooking; and drove a school bus for Dillsboro school early in life.Charlotte is survived by her husband Stanley of Dillsboro; sons Thomas “Tom” (Helen) Vickroy of Moores Hill and Robert (Mona) Vickroy of Ponce de Leon, Florida; grandson Christopher Vickroy and Megan of Valley Center, Kansas; granddaughter Candice Flinner and Justin of Destin, Florida; and great grandson Wyatt Vickroy of Valley Center, Kansas. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother Donald White and sister Mary Williams.There are no services planned at this time. Memorials may be given in honor of Charlotte to the Salvation Army. Filter-DeVries-Moore Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements, Box 146, Dillsboro, IN 47018, (812)432-5480. You may go to www.filterdevriesmoore.com to leave an online condolence message for the family.
ORVC Weekly Report (January 27-February 1)Congratulations to Coach Scott Smith and the Jac-Cen-Del Lady Eagles on their 2019-2020 ORVC Girls Varsity Basketball Championship!!Congratulations to Coach Lisa Horn and the Jac-Cen-Del Lady Eagles on their 2019-2020 ORVC Girls Reserve Basketball Championship!!Players of the Week.Girls Basketball: Paige Ledford – Jac-Cen-DelBoys Basketball: Peyton Wert – Milan and Foster Mefford – SouthwesternCourtesy of ORVC Recorder Travis Calvert.