Say hello to the Hollins Royals

First, Dixie M. Hollins High eliminated any symbolism tied to the Confederacy, including the removal of the Colonel character as a mascot. Then the school redesigned its logo, eliminating any full reference to the Rebels nickname.  Last week, school administrators, in response to student advocacy, took their most dramatic step, dropping Dixie from the name […]

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Nate Pearson dazzles in MLB debut

Former Bishop McLaughlin standout Nate Pearson made his much-anticipated debut with the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday. The right-hander was impressive in his first start, throwing five scoreless innings and allowing just two hits in a 4-0 loss to the Nationals. He became just the third Blue Jays pitcher to toss at least five scoreless […]

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