Nataliyah Friar is no stranger to the sound of the firing shot before a track and field race. Track and field has been apart of her life since she was in the eighth grade, where she first began dreaming of winning more medals than her mother, who also ran track in college.
The Pelicans led by six early in the fourth quarter but Wesley Matthews and Harrison Barnes combined for 23 points in the fourth quarter to lift Dallas past New Orleans, 91-81, Sunday night at the American Airlines Center.
Recently, after speaking with a friend, I was taking back by a notion that I was aware of but had no idea that men actually knew it as well.
Only a small portion of young ladies gets the opportunity to participate in pageants. Even fewer get the chance to win, wear a pretty crown and move on to the next stage after each round. For Hannah Roberts, this was not only a dream but one she made come true in being crowned as the 59th Miss Mississippi during the 2015 Miss Mississippi pageant in Vicksburg on June 27.
Life can be difficult as a college student. From going to class, participating in campus organizations, serving in the community to finding time to eat and rest, it can all become chaotic.
President Obama authorized the U.S. military to deploy up to 1,500 troops to join forces with middle eastern militant groups to combat the Islamic State Group.