With every shot, she imagined a player in a baby-blue jersey in front of her. Every basket brought a millimeter of a smile before settling back into her usual stone-faced game demeanor, every miss brought a grimace.
The young German co-pilot accused of deliberately crashing a Germanwings plane on Tuesday and killing all 150 people on board had cleared all tests of his flightworthiness and gave no sign of being troubled, according to his employers and German media reports.
The co-pilot of the doomed Germanwings flight locked himself in the cockpit and, with apparent cool precision, deliberately slammed into snow-capped mountains, French prosecutor Brice Robin says, in a stunning twist to a tragedy that killed all 150 people aboard. “People who commit suicide usually do so alone ... I don’t call it a suicide,” Robin says.
Gov. Nikki Haley, who promised to work with the General Assembly this year, has angered some powerful S.C. lawmakers by suggesting members of an industry trade group would need a “good shower” after visiting the State House.
Craig Witherspoon, the new Richland 1 schools superintendent, fielded more than a dozen questions at his first town hall-style meeting and presented himself as an accessible chief executive. He says he is willing to tackle such issues as testing and poverty.
RICHLAND COUNTY, SC Former Richland County Deputy Paul Derrick pleaded guilty to assault and battery 3rd degree and was sentenced to jail time served, the Richland County solicitor’s office confirmed Wednesday.