Overcoming the odds
Sarah Morris | The Sun
Brianna Allen, an Arkansas State University music performance major on bassoon, was classified as homeless during her senior year at Jonesboro High School. She said the experience has taught her she can push through any hardships and succeed.
By Sarah Morris, Sun Staff Writer, email@example.com
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JONESBORO — Homeless. It was a designation that ultimately helped resolve then-12th-grader Brianna Allen's fears over finding a home, eating lunch and, ultimately, attending college.
Wacha's losing streak continues for Cards
Alex Brandon | AP photo
The Washington Nationals' Jayson Werth celebrates his grand slam with Bryce Harper (34) during the seventh inning of their game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Nationals Park, Sunday in Washington. The Nationals won 10-2. Also pictures is the Nationals' Ben Revere (9).
By BENJAMIN STANDIG, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — In fairness to Michael Wacha, nobody is beating Stephen Strasburg these days. Then again, Wacha is racking up losses no matter the opponent for the St. Louis Cardinals.
Wacha pitched six innings of. . . more »