GOLDEN, Colo. - Kenneth Mitchell, 68, died on July 15 near his home in Golden, Colo. He was born on Oct. 28, 1944, in England. He spent most of his adult life as a mechanic, working on heavy machinery on Long Island in N.Y.
Back in the early '90s, when I worked in London and wrote frequently about the hi-jinks of the monarchy, I tried in vain to understand why the British clung to such an archaic institution. But this morning, with the arrival of The Royal Baby, I finally get it. The House of Windsor gives the British permission to ignore their political and economic woes, to escape from themselves.
The Storm Co-Ed Softball Tournament scheduled for this Saturday has been postponed. It has been rescheduled for Aug. 3. For more information, contact Patty Halseth, tournament organizer, firstname.lastname@example.org, 620-786-4378.
ATTLEBORO, Mass. - Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez is holding what authorities have said is a gun in several surveillance photos that were released Thursday and had been recorded hours before - and minutes after - his friend was shot to death.
HOISINGTON - Everyone 21 and over is invited to play in a Texas Hold'Em Poker tournament to raise funds for area charities. The tournament will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 3 at the Hoisington Knights of Columbus Hall, 114 North Main.