ACKERMAN: Jack Buck Awards Ballot Released -
CBS St. LouisACKERMAN: Jack Buck Awards Ballot ReleasedCBS St. LouisThe list of past recipients reads like a St. Louis range of Mt. Rushmores… from Bob Gibson (1970), Whitey Herzog (1982), Jackie Joyner-Kersee (1988), Brett Hull (1990) and Kurt Warner (2000) … to Vladimir Tarasenko (2016), who last year became the ...
Posted on 28 September 2017 | 3:11 pm
The Paley Center to Honor Betty White at
VarietyThe Paley Center to Honor Betty White at Women in Television GalaVarietyThey will look back over television history from the antics of Lucille Ball in “I Love Lucy” to Ellen Degeneres' groundbreaking coming out moment on her sitcom to record-setting achievements from athletes like Billie Jean King and Jackie Joyner-Kersee ...
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 10:37 pm
'Tremors': Toks Olagundoye Cast In Syfy
Deadline'Tremors': Toks Olagundoye Cast In Syfy RebootDeadlineCastle alum Toks Olagundoye is set for a series regular role opposite Kevin Bacon in the Syfy pilot Tremors, a reboot of the 1990 cult classic film, with original star Bacon reprising his role. The project hails from Jason Blum's Blumhouse TV and ...and more »
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 12:03 pm
Paley Center Gala To Honor Betty White,
DeadlinePaley Center Gala To Honor Betty White, Celebrate Women In TelevisionDeadlineIn addition to actresses, the event will recognize the record-breaking athletic achievements of sports stars such as Nadia Comaneci, Peggy Fleming, Billie Jean King, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, and Lisa Leslie as well as the huge strides in journalism from ...Betty White to Be Honored at Paley Center's LA Gala Celebrating Women in TelevisionBroadway Worldall 3 news articles »
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 8:34 am
Public invited to meet gold medalist Jackie
Public invited to meet gold medalist Jackie Joyner-KerseeValley CourierALAMOSA — Called the greatest athlete of her time, former U.S. Olympic track and field star Jackie Joyner-Kersee will be at Boys & Girls Clubs of the San Luis Valley from 2-3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 30, as part of her visit to Alamosa. The three-time ...
Posted on 25 September 2017 | 10:30 am
Griffith-Joyner's records more impressive
The high jump, long jump, shot put, and discus, as well as Jackie Joyner-Kersee's 7,291 points in the heptathlon at the 1988 Olympics are on the market. "It has been a long time, but I believe, the women who are lining up here are ready to go," said U.S ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:48 am
Sparks Announce #WeAreWomen Celebration of
The private event will include a panel discussion featuring Olympic Champions and community leaders Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Laila Ali and Carmelita Jeter. When the Sparks and Stars tip-off at 4:00 pm, STAPLES Center will be packed and Los Angeles will be on ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 10:37 am
Could she be the next Jackie Joyner-Kersee?
Jena Hemann is the pride of Breese, Ill. She had one of the greatest track careers in Illinois High School history. She became a two time All-American at Texas A&M. Hemann is considered one of the best in the country in Heptathlon. There is nothing she can ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 2:54 pm
Rams notes: After smooth start, Brown ready
25 at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch.This year, the focus is on celebrating the foundation’s commitment to the city of St. Louis and will feature area sports legends Ozzie Smith, Jackie Joyner Kersee and Brett Hull. (And, of course, Bruce.)
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 2:54 am
Three-time defending champ returns to
The only other women's jumper to have repeated is the legendary Jackie Joyner-Kersee. Reese was the world's top-ranked long jumper from 2009 through 2013. That streak was broken last year when she tore the labrum in her hip on her jump leg. Surgery has set ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 9:41 am