Sunman, Ind. — Sunman Elementary second graders in Holly Honchell’s class show off the new ukuleles being used by students in music class with help from a $500 small grant from the Ripley County Community Foundation. Music teacher Jessica Risinger is using the instruments to teach various musical concepts including chords, steady beat, accompany singing, notes, creating and improvising. The grant was awarded to Sunman Tigers PAWS, the school’s parent/teacher/community organization. PAWS would like to thank the foundation for its generosity.
The WBA International Lightweight Championship contest between Ghana’s Emmanuel ‘Game Boy’ Tagoe and Filipino Joebert Delos Reyes has been postponed to April 24.The postponement was made necessary due to a bout of Malaria suffered by Tagoe.The fight night which also features another cracking bout between George ‘Red Tiger’ Ashie and Ronald Pontillas was originally scheduled to be staged on March 27.The postponement will ensure that the lead boxer of the Baby Jet Promotions makes a full recovery and will be in top shape for the bout which will take place at the Lawn Tennis Court of the Accra Sports Stadium.Preparations and logistics are being put together to stage the fight – which will be beamed live to over 50 countries in Africa by SuperSport – on the new date.Baby Jet Promotions will be issuing a release of event timelines in the build up to the fight in due course.