News for Tuesday, August 23, 2011

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Moffat County grad returning to school as new boys varsity hoops coach

Craig resident Eric Hamilton is returning to the hardwood he once played on to lead his alma mater. Hamilton, a 1986 Moffat County High School graduate, accepted the MCHS boys varsity basketball coaching position Aug. 15. He is expected to be officially hired at Thursday night’s Moffat County School Board meeting.

Andy Bockelman: ‘The Help’ a delightful down home tale of social change

It seems like a lifetime ago that people of different races were forced to use different seating sections, drinking fountains and even bathrooms in public places. Going back to that era, “The Help” gives a whole new meaning to the phrase “toilet humor.” In the early 1960s, the women of Jackson, Miss., have a social strata much like the rest of the South — white women marry and have children and the black women in the community dedicate their time to helping them raise their babies, as well as taking care of other household duties. Once the children are grown, the cycle starts anew for the next generation as they employ their former nannies to raise their own children.

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Comics for Aug. 23, 2011

Comics for Aug. 23, 2011

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Sudoku for Aug. 23, 2011

Sudoku for Aug. 23, 2011

Horoscope for Aug. 23, 2011

Favorable improvements can be developed next year in three different important areas of your life. Possibilities and opportunities will mushroom, and feed into each other. It'll prove that success begets success.

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Crossword for Aug. 23, 2011

Crossword for Aug. 23, 2011