Wed, 02 Nov 2016 02:26:40 GMT
Horseshoes bring good luck to winning team
- Petoskey News-Review
GAYLORD — There is an old superstition a horseshoe
nailed to a door brought luck to a home, but for the team of Jerry Lince, 77, and Ron Wilkowski, 80, their luck came from proficiency at pitching horseshoes
into a pit. “We won $500 for getting the ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 21:14:40 GMT
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 10:57:53 GMT
The world's oldest sports shoe?
- KITV Honolulu
There was a time when making horseshoes
-- a practice known as farriery -- formed part of a blacksmith's everyday routine. Carrying heavy loads on hard surfaces would inevitably lead to the wear and tear of a horse's hoof. Although the need for ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 05:29:42 GMT
Kind Grass 2 Coming to Columbus, OH
- Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News
The Larry Keel Experience, Horseshoes
& Hand Grenades, Kitchen Dwellers, and Cowboy Hillbilly Hippie Folk are all performing as well, providing some groovy bluegrass music from cover to cover. With two stages and music running from 6pm through 2am, ...
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 16:32:01 GMT
Seniors going for gold
- American Press
Seniors tossed bean bags; answered trivia questions; and threw horseshoes
, foam rings and Frisbees in various events Friday at the fifth annual Nursing Home Senior Olympics at the Ward 3 Recreation Complex. (Rick Hickman / American Press) ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 09:28:26 GMT
Grand champion welder
- Moultrie Observer
Brinson welded the entire project using horseshoes
. prev. next. Timothy Brinson of Moultrie was named the Grand Champion for the second year in a row for the Georgia National Fair in Medium Built Agricultural Mechanics Projects. Brinson welded the ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:05:40 GMT
Runner up prize for Brimpton's Three Horseshoes
- Newbury Weekly News Group
THE Three Horseshoes
in Brimpton has once again been recognised as one of the best pubs in the district. It recently received the runner-up prize for the 'best community pub of the year' from the West Berkshire Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA). The Three ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:40:30 GMT
Students give new game a try
- The Pacific Index
The game is similar to horseshoes
, and concludes when a player reaches 21 points. When a bag is thrown and it goes through the hole on the platform, it is worth three points, and when a bag lands on the platform, without going through the hole, it is ...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:31:38 GMT
Greenville and World Champion Alan Francis
- Early Bird Newspaper (press release)
GREENVILLE – Alan Francis, the reigning World Champion horseshoe
pitcher spends two weeks a year pitching horseshoes
in the Greenville City Park, known as the Horseshoe
Pitching Capitol of the World. “What a history here in Greenville,” said Francis.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:25:15 GMT