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    Dracut girls in fine national showing

    07/11/2014 03:20 PM EDT
    The Visionary Basket Club's 8th Grade Premier Pinnacle Team came in third place at the United States Junior Nationals Basketball Tournament in Hershey, Pennsylvania. 
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    Basketball teams keep winning streaks going
    03/14/2014 03:05 PM EDT - The Dracut girls eighth-grade travel basketball team improved its record to 19-1 as the Lady Middies cruised past Salem, N. Full Story

    SPORTS
    Patriots end preseason with a loss

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- No one wanted overtime in the preseason finale, and Bill Belichick made sure neither the New York Giants or New England Patriots had to endure it. Full Story
    DRACUT NEWS
    One dead in Pelham motorcycle crash

    PELHAM, N.H. -- Mammoth Road was closed near Tenney Road in Pelham Tuesday night after a crash involving a car and a motorcycle claimed the life of the unidentified motorcycle rider, The Sun has learned. Full Story
    WEB EXTRAS
    Playboy model jailed in Australia for drug role

    SYDNEY (AP) — Former Playboy model Brandi Brandt was sentenced to up to six years in prison Friday for being part of a drug smuggling ring that brought cocaine to Australia. Full Story
    MOST RECENT
    Patriots end preseason with a loss

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- No one wanted overtime in the preseason finale, and Bill Belichick made sure neither the New York Giants or New England Patriots had to endure it. Full Story
    Finally, the College Football Playoff era begins
    A new era in college football is here. After years of deriding the BCS, fans will finally get what they -- well, most of them -- wanted with the new College Football Playoff. Full Story

    One week can shake things up in the FedEx Cup
    NORTON -- Stuart Appleby knows how one week can change everything during the FedEx Cup playoffs. Geoff Ogilvy can only hope he's next. Full Story

    McIlroy's break: lunch with Clinton, golf
    NORTON -- Players have a four-day break between FedEx Cup playoff events because of the Friday start at the Deutsche Bank Championship. Full Story

    Striper fishing continues to be spectacular in the area
    This year, striper fishing has been just spectacular if you live here in the northeast. The mouth of the Merrimack has been hot for weeks, and now a bonus fishery has opened -- the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge on Plum Island. Full Story

    FRIDAY
    TV-Radio BASEBALL Major League Red Sox at Rays (NESN, 93.7 FM) 7 BASEBALL Minor League Aberdeen at Spinners (980 AM) 7 TENNIS U. Full Story

    After manager gets tossed, fired-up Spinners explode
    LOWELL -- Even before the first pitch was throw at LeLacheur Park on Thursday night, Lowell Spinners manager Joe Oliver and two of his players were ejected. Full Story