In baseball, there are two game-defining sounds: the thump of a ball swallowed by the mitt after a strikeout and the resounding crack of base-hit contact. These sounds are not uncommon when Chris Dempsey is out on the diamond. As a pitcher, he is unbeaten with four wins this season, and as the shortstop, he […]
By Fedor Gaponenko Staff Writer Undercover police officers are crossing the streets of Cheney to ensure pedestrian safety at the crosswalks. The Cheney Police Department is teaming up with the Spokane Regional Health District and will be issuing citations to drivers and pedestrians who disobey street-crossing rules.
Until now, Cheney has feasted on pizza, Mexican and American fast foods, but soon the city will welcome a family owned teriyaki restaurant. Rokko’s Teriyaki and BBQ, located at 506 First Street, is still in the process of being finished, with the installation of appliances, decorations and electrical work taking place. The opening of the […]
Despite rough first half, EWU overcomes NAU 76-59 By Fedor Gaponenko staff writer firstname.lastname@example.org Three consecutive Cliff Colimon 3-pointers to start the game were not enough to rattle Northern Arizona’s confidence as they nearly shut down the Eagles shooters in the first half. Although Eastern was shooting 36.7 percent and Northern Arizona 57.1, the Eagles […]
Hickert brings national experience to Eagles By Fedor Gaponenko Staff Writer He stands on Reese Court at a towering 6 foot 9 inches, has red hair and, according to forward Cliff Ederaine, has a funny accent. Jordan Hickert, or “Big Red” as his coaches and teammates call him, is a native of Australia and currently […]