Elementary school uses reading to offer positive male role models

...dinosaurs trying to navigate a suburban home.Chandler said he wanted to read to the school's students to be a positive role model, and as he moved from classroom to classroom to read to more students he felt he had accomplished his goal. But he...


...to shoot her three small children, and that she knocked the gun away after the cursing middleweight ? once called a role model by the city's mayor ? put the weapon to her husband's head.Toya Smith, 40, said she and her family, including...

Haley: 'My dreams for South Carolina know no bounds'

...convictions or guilty pleas of state legislators and lobbyists.She quoted the late Republican Gov. Carroll Campbell, her role model, as saying 25 years ago that "the very soul of our state is shaken" if people think their elected leaders are dishonest...

AFC win would be big step for Luck

...won't be a major measuring stick for Luck's progress."That's not a benchmark," he said. "He's a great role model for any quarterback at any level playing the position, but it's a team game. To me, it's as simple as that...

4 honored at Jimmie Dyess Symposium

...bridges," she said. "I just want to say it goes to show how important role models are. What a role model Jimmie Dyess was. What a role model this museum is, for all the kids who come here to learn about history."

Frank Bucko

...advice he wanted to give to future generations, he said simply, love your family; Frank could not have been a better role model. He was a beloved husband, daddy and poppop to his family, who will miss him and try to make him proud. We are comforted...

Mo'ne Davis named AP's Female Athlete of the Year

...It's been really fun, got to do a lot of things, meet a lot of cool people," Davis said.She knows she has become a role model. Her message to everyone, especially girls: "Always follow your dreams. If there's something people tell you that...

Worries about boy's role model choice

...please keep an eye on the role models her 11-year-old son wishes to emulate. Tiger Woods has a long way to go to be a role model or a sportsman. When he misses a shot, he curses, throws clubs, and stomps around like a child having a tantrum...

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South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley traveling to India to lure jobs to South Carolina

...downplayed her gender and Indian-American heritage publicly. But she has said she understands the pride and recognizes her role-model status.In her victory speech Tuesday, she said, "As an Indian girl who grew up in Bamberg, I always looked to...

Refutes writers; lauds `role model'

...Recent letters demeaning Michael Jordan's image as a "role model" are absolutely without merit. Mr. Jordan, because...the finest gentlemen on court or off -- an excellent role model for any young man. Bernard Clark, Hephzibah

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