Governor Wolf Orders PA Flags To Be Lowered to Half-Staff at Capitol Complex and Dauphin County

first_imgGovernor Wolf Orders PA Flags To Be Lowered to Half-Staff at Capitol Complex and Dauphin County November 06, 2015 SHARE Email Facebook Twittercenter_img Flag Order Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf has ordered all Pennsylvania flags at the Capitol Complex and at Commonwealth facilities in Dauphin County lowered to half-staff effective immediately until sunset on Monday, November 9, 2015.  This is in honor of U.S. Army Corporal Martin King, a soldier from Tower City who went missing 65 years ago during the Korean War.  His remains were recently identified and are being returned home on Saturday, November 7.  Burial will be with full military honors at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery on Monday, November 9.All Pennsylvanians are invited to participate in this tribute.Like Governor Tom Wolf on Facebook: Facebook.com/GovernorWolflast_img

CAF CHAMPIONS LEAGUE: Top 4 emerge as champions bow out.

first_imgRelated2017 CAF Champions League: Holders Mamelodi Sundowns Booted OutSeptember 24, 2017In “Africa”CAF Champions League Curse Strikes Again As Al Ahly, Zamalek, Raja And Wydad Make Last FourMarch 8, 2020In “Africa”CAF Champions League: Etoile Setup Huge Semifinal Clash With Al AhlySeptember 25, 2017In “Africa” USM Alger progressed to the semi-final thanks to Darfalou first leg goal against Ferroviário Beira in Mozambique which ended (1-1) after both teams uncharacteristically settled for a goalless score in Algiers.Defending champions Mamelodi Sundowns failed in their quest to join the few teams who have as part of their history the tag of successfully defending the CAF Champions League after losing 3-2 on penalties to Moroccan team Wydad Casablanca in tade Prince Moulay Abdallah. The South Africans lost 1-0, which made the aggregate score locked at 1-1, but penalty misses from Percy Tau, Yannick Zakri and Bangaly Soumahoro sealed their fate and brightened Wydad’s hope for continental success.Semi Final Fixtures:Étoile du Sahel Tunisia vs Egypt Al-AhlyAl-Ahly Egypt  vs Tunisia Étoile du Sahel The winners of the 2017 CAF Champions League will qualify as the CAF representative at the 2017 FIFA Club World Cup in the United Arab Emirates, and also earn the right to play against the winners of the 2017 CAF Confederation Cup in the 2018 CAF Super Cup.center_img Tunisia’s Étoile du Sahel set up a combustible semi-final tie against eight-time winners Al-Ahly, as champions Mamelodi Sundowns crashed out of the 2017 CAF Champions League.Review of the quarter-final matches:In Sousse, two well taken goals from Egyptian striker Amr Marey in the 16th & 46th minute was all Étoile du Sahel needed to see off Libya’s Al-Ahli (2-0) on aggregate.At the Stade Olympique de Radès, the tie of the round produced the expected spectacle. Espérance with the slight advantage after holding off (2-2) in the first leg got off to a flying start when Taha Yassine Khenissi converted a 40th minute penalty which sent fans present into a frenzy. Unfortunately for the locals, Tunisian Ali Maâloul defender of Al-Ahly made it 1-1 in the 50th minute, before Nigeria’s Oluwafemi Ajayi ensured a (4-3) aggregate score for the Egyptians with a 62nd minute strike.last_img read more

Alpena Senior Citizens Center Denim & Diamonds Fundraiser to Benefit Future Programs

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisIt’s fundraiser time at the Alpena Senior Citizens Center. ‘Denim and Diamonds’ will allow the center to cover all programs and services for the older citizens of Alpena County.2017 was a wonderful year at the center, and through fundraising the center was able to provide all needs for the seniors who attend weekly activities.‘Denim and Diamonds’ will be held Saturday, January 20th at the knights of Columbus Hall. Doors open at 5 pm and live music will be performed following a dinner at 6 pm.AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitterShare to MoreAddThisContinue ReadingPrevious Alpena Community College to Host a Number of Events for MLK DayNext Group brews auction gift that keeps on givinglast_img

Kotoko confirm signing of duo

first_imgAsante Kotoko have stepped up their preparations for the upcoming season with the signing of duo Samuel Kyere and youngster Michael Yeboah.This takes to four the number of new signings following the acquisition of former Berekum Chelsea ‘keeper Ernest Sowah and Burkinabe Halipha Sedogo.A statement on the club’s website read: “Management working in conjunction with the recruitment committee headed by Coach David Duncan has added two new players to the team in preparation for the 2015/16 season.”Kyere, a right-back by trade, joins the Porcupines on a free transfer after seeing out his contract with Berekum Chelsea.Midfielder Yeboah has been signed from Kumasi-based Division One League side Cornerstone after an impressive outing with the divison one side last season.Both are expected to join the team in their pre-season preparations. –Follow Joy Sports on Twitter: @Joy997FM. Our hashtag is #JoySports.last_img