Today is Friday, Oct. 31, the 304th day of 2014. There are 61 days left in the year. This is Halloween.
Today's Highlight in History: On Oct. 31, 1864, Nevada became the 36th state as President Abraham Lincoln signed a proclamation. (In order to
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Sergio Herrea smooths out wet cement for a new sidewalk in downtown Caraway on Wednesday. The community is working to rebuild its downtown after a tornado destroyed several buildings exactly one year ago.
By Sarah Morris, Sun Staff Writer, email@example.com
CARAWAY — Transformers leader Optimus Prime will celebrate Halloween in Caraway tonight, exactly one year after an EF1 tornado swept through town.
Ashley Bupp said Optimus Prime — also known
Jonesboro’s Lamar Haynes catches a 26-yard touchdown pass during the second quarter of the Hurricane’s victory over Searcy last Friday at Cooksey-Johns Field. The Hurricane visits Cabot tonight.
By Cory Clark, Sun staff writer
JONESBORO — Since 1992 Jonesboro and Cabot have played almost every year on the football field. And since 1992, the Hurricane has only beaten the Panthers twice.
The Hurricane will try to make it three wins tonight. . . more »
How many years must a player be retired to be eligible for the Pro Football Hall of Fame?
Who won a record six PGA Player of the Year Awards-Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer or Tom Watson?
Answer: Tom Watson.
What was Miami quarterback Bob Griese the first NFL football player to wear in a game, in 1977?
Considering that India has a population exeeding one billion people, how many gold medals did India win at the Beijing games of 2008?
Answer: One, Abhinav Bindra for shooting (They won 3 medals, 1 gold and 2 bronze, their best ever performance at the games)
Who won the most popular NASCAR driver award in 2000 (Nationwide Series)?
Answer: Ron Hornaday Jr. - Ron has competed in all three NASCAR divisions. Both his father and his son are also racers.
As of Superbowl XLIV (Feb 2010), what 4 NFL teams have never played in a Superbowl?
Answer: Cleveland Browns, Detroit Lions, Houston Texans and Jacksonville Jaguars.
What record-setting quarterback was the NFL's 82nd draft pick in 1979?
Answer: Joe Montana.
What did Gussie Moran wear in a tournament in "Egypt nine months after she stunned the staid Wimbledon crowd by wearing white lace--fringed panties?
Answer: Black shorts. She explained that she made the change because she had gained 13 pound and her white attire no longer fit.
Pentagon considering empowering Sunni tribes
Giants' World Series win turns violent
4 killed in Kansas airport plane crash
Efforts to negotiate with nurse hit snag
Justices mull rape-murder case
State high court denies appeal in murder case
Ex-Bono alderman's trial date scheduled
Out of the Dark Coalition meets
Sex offender gets 30 months for guilty plea
Kum & Go settles disabilities lawsuit
First presidential debate in works for GOP
Mississippi County landfill in state of urgency
Police accuse caregiver of stealing cash from patient
Four candidates vie to be Hoxie's next mayor
Proposed raise cut from budget
DAV grant to aid ASU's Beck PRIDE Center vets
Jonesboro B&PW recognizes Women of the Year
Pryor, Cotton reach outside party strongholds
Ebola: Danger in Sierra Leone, progress in Liberia
Jerusalem holy site closed after shooting
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Prosecutors in Poland questioned filmmaker Roman Polanski on Thursday at the request of U.S. prosecutors who are seeking his arrest on charges from 1977 of having sex with a minor.
Boguslawa Marcinkowska, a spokeswoman for . . .
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Rap music figure Marion "Suge" Knight had a Las Vegas traffic warrant reduced to a parking ticket on Thursday, but was returned in custody to the Clark County jail to await a Monday extradition hearing in a California robbery case.
Las . . .