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Debra Sparks

Richland Source 23 Sep 2023
Debra L. Sparks, 63, of Mansfield, passed away on Tuesday, September 19, 2023. Debra was born on January 11, 1960, in Mansfield, to James and Mildred (Holbrook) Ison. She enjoyed fishing, flower gardening, swimming, tanning and generally enjoyed being outside. Debra also loved her dogs ... Funeral Home ... .

A warming ocean is helping a flesh-eating bacteria creep north. What it means for the NC coast.

The Fayetteville Observer 22 Sep 2023
Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) issued its own warning about swimming in coastal waters with wounds or open cuts after the state reported three deaths this summer from Vibrio infections ... "What that means is you're generally going to be fine swimming or wading on the beachside of our barrier islands," he said.

$220M bond to fund Cedar Rapids schools heads to ballot

The Gazette Cedar Rapids 22 Sep 2023
CEDAR RAPIDS — A $220 million general obligation bond issue that would fund construction of a new middle school and improvements to high schools in the Cedar Rapids Community School District is heading to district voters Nov ... Those bonds would fund the construction of a swimming pool and wellness center in the College Community district.

Boston College indefinitely suspends swimming and diving program due to hazing

CBS Sports 20 Sep 2023
Boston College announced Wednesday it has indefinitely suspended their men's and women's swimming and diving program after university administrators determined that hazing had occurred within the program ... Boston College's swimming and diving team had been scheduled to begin their season on Oct ... Our Latest General Stories.

Cambodia Men’s Water Polo Team Boosts Skills with Singapore Training Session

Vietnam News 20 Sep 2023
Collaborative effort by the Khmer Swimming Federation, the Singapore Swimming Association, and Prince Foundation nurtures the newly formed team ... Kiry Hem, Secretary General of the Khmer Swimming Federation (KSF), highlighted the significance of the training ... About Khmer Swimming Federation (KSF).

Scoliosis checks before teen years boosts chance of treatment, says spine doctor

Anadolu Agency 20 Sep 2023
Treatment for scoliosis is possible, he said, outlining the three generally accepted treatment methods ... Coskun dismissed the long-held idea that swimming is beneficial for ... "Nevertheless, swimming is generally a healthy sport for overall body health, working out all muscles.

KP wins record 22 medals in McDonald Inter-School Swimming Championship

Urdu Point 19 Sep 2023
Like every year, this year, Director General sports Capt ... Talking to media men, Director General Sports Khyber Pakhtunkhwa appreciated the team for their matchless result in the Inter-School Swimming Championship sponsored by McDonald. He assured the upcoming swimmers that soon the Adil Khan Swimming Pool would be made an all-weather Swimming Pool.

Fewer places to swim in Canterbury this summer, thanks to pollution

RNZ 19 Sep 2023
People in Canterbury have more places where they cannot go swimming this summer because of polluted water ... She said there were some telltale signs that water was not suitable to swim in. "General guidance is if the water looks murky, turbid or discoloured, or it doesn't smell good, it's best to avoid going swimming in it," she said.

Man takes his pet snake out for a surf but ends up getting fined

Metro UK 19 Sep 2023
Video footage of Higor Fiuza surfing in Rainbow Bay with his morelia bredli python called Shiva went viral online (Picture ... ‘She goes for a swim a little and then comes back to the board – she’s just cruising waiting for a wave – for the perfect wave ... ‘Snakes are obviously cold-blooded animals, and while they can swim, reptiles generally avoid water.

95 Years Ago - Chamber honors an Olympian, organizations

The Scranton Times-Tribune 19 Sep 2023
Sept. 19, 1928. Chamber honors swimmer, chorus. Local residents and organizations who gained international and national fame over the past few months were honored at the general meeting of the Scranton Chamber of Commerce ... Olympic Swim Team; the Anthracite Male Chorus, the Scranton Kiwanis Club and the Scranton Lodge of Elks ... Trending Stories ... 22 ... 21 ... ....

Fitness deals: treadmills, ellipticals, weights on sale

Digital Trends 19 Sep 2023
Contents ... ... ... NordicTrack ... ... ... Fitness trackers often sync with your smartphone with a health app so you can track your steps, your mileage activities such as running, cycling, swimming, your calories burnt, and more. They are typically waterproof, dustproof, and generally durable so you can wear them no matter where you are and what you are doing ... ....

Australian man fined for taking pet snake surfing

RNZ 18 Sep 2023
By Tiffanie Turnbull, BBC News, Sydney ... "Snakes are obviously cold-blooded animals, and while they can swim, reptiles generally avoid water," he said ... "I always took her to the beach and she loved to be in the water swimming, so one day I decided to take her out for a surf and she loved it," he told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation ... ....

Surfing snake lands pet owner in trouble with Australian wildlife officials

CNN 18 Sep 2023
Shiva, who would wrap herself around Fiuza’s neck or dangle on the edge of his board, appeared to enjoy the sport, her owner told Nine News earlier this month. “She goes for a swim a little bit and then comes back to the board ...Snakes are obviously cold-blooded animals, and while they can swim, reptiles generally avoid water,” he said.

Snake no mistake: Australian fined for surfing with python

Manila Bulletin 18 Sep 2023
"Snakes are obviously cold-blooded animals, and while they can swim, reptiles generally avoid water. "The python would have found the water to be extremely cold, and the only snakes that should be in the ocean are sea snakes." ... .

Snake no mistake: Man fined for surfing with python in Australia

Gulf News 18 Sep 2023
Sydney ... "Snakes are obviously cold-blooded animals, and while they can swim, reptiles generally avoid water. "The python would have found the water to be extremely cold, and the only snakes that should be in the ocean are sea snakes." ... .

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