No new members were elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Former Phillie Curt Schilling fell just under four percent shy of election. The controversial pitcher has asked to come off the ballot. Former Pirate Barry Bonds and pitcher Roger Clemens both received roughly 62% of the vote, falling far short of the required 75%.

McClure Youth Baseball will hold sign-ups for the coming season this evening. The registrations will run from six til eight at the Beaver Springs Fire Department.

And, in the NHL, Boston nipped the Penguins in overtime, 3-2, and the Flyers beat New Jersey, 5-3.