Boy dies after being found unresponsive in high school swimming pool

first_img Google+ IndianaNews Google+ WhatsApp Pinterest Twitter Boy dies after being found unresponsive in high school swimming pool Pinterest Twitter Facebook Facebook By Associated Press – September 13, 2019 0 231 WhatsApp (“Ambulance” by Andrew Malone, CC BY 2.0) MUNSTER, Ind. (AP) — A 14-year-old boy has died after being found unresponsive in a northwestern Indiana high school’s swimming pool.Lake Ridge New Tech Schools’ superintendent says Curtis Walton was pronounced dead early Thursday at the University of Chicago Medical Center.Dr. Sharon Johnson-Shirley tells The (Northwest Indiana) Times that Walton was found unresponsive at the bottom of a Calumet High School pool opened to the school’s football players following Wednesday’s practice.Johnson-Shirley says trainers tried to revive Walton, who was a freshman member of the football team. He was taken to a Munster hospital before being airlifted to Chicago.Johnson-Shirley says Walton’s death has devastated his family, school staff and students and “we’re just trying to make sense of what happened.”The Lake County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the boy’s death. Previous articleK9 Nellie Does it Again; Gets Elderly Man Home SafeNext articleUPDATE: Body found in St. Joseph River identified Associated PressNews from the Associated Press and its network of reporters and publications.last_img read more

Top 5 Reasons To Attend Disc Jam Music Festival

first_imgFestival season is finally upon us! With so many music festivals out there today, here’s why Disc Jam Music Festival should be on your radar.**Disc Jam takes place June 11-14 in Stephentown, NY. Get tickets and more info here.**1) The LineupA wide array of genres including jambands, jamtronica, funk, psytrance and electronic dominate this lineup with top-notch acts like Lettuce, Electron (members of Disco Biscuits, Lotus & Brothers Past), Dopapod, two sets of Twiddle, Kung Fu, Soule Monde, Pink Talking Fish and so many more! Click here for the full lineup.2) The LocationFor us Northeasterners, it doesn’t get much more convenient than this! Stephentown, NY is located on the Massachusetts border, about three hours north of NYC or south of Burlington, VT. It’s 2.5 hours from Boston, New Haven or Providence, and just 30 minutes from Albany. Plus, the beautiful brand new location at Gardners Farm will be able to comfortably accommodate far more attendees for what they’re expecting to be a blow out year!3) Disc Golf TournamentA 9-hole disc golf course right on site provides for a massive tournament every year, yielding some cool prizes and tons of fun!4) Interactive WorkshopsDisc Jam offers yoga classes, various hula hoop and flow art workshops, tea, wellness, and holistic areas, all run by professionals. Rage, reset, repeat.5) The PriceFor a reasonable $135, you get four full days of music and camping consisting of 60 awesome musical acts. The memories? Priceless.Disc Jam is right around the corner — get your tickets today here!last_img read more

Air Products powers Sysco’s facilities

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