It’s Mike’s time of the month. Into the mailbag we go.
Lacrosse, the oldest team sport in North America, originated in Native American cultures as a method of cultivating assuredness and preparation for battle. Although the purpose of modern-day sport is no longer preparation for wartime, educators today recognize the positive aspects of having strong athletic programs for students.
SEEKING THEIR “Citizenship in the Community” merit badge, three brave members of the Boy Scouts Troop 895, operating out of the Falls Church Presbyterian Church, weathered a Falls Church City Council meeting Monday night. Left to right: Matthew Rollo, Peter Ballou and Karl Johnson. (News-Press photo).
“It’s hard to even begin to explain how much the Women’s Sports Foundation has changed things for women in sports,” said Janet Guthrie, the first woman driver to compete in the Indianapolis 500 and the Daytona 500.