Young Donegal people playing ‘Russian Roulette’ with Covid-19

first_img Google+ WhatsApp By News Highland – September 23, 2020 Facebook Facebook Previous articleBusiness Matters Ep 12 – Luke Skinnader, Amelia Skinnader & Garrett HarteNext articleAlmost €100,000 to be invested in Arranmore Island News Highland WhatsApp Pinterest Twitter Twitter Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Young Donegal people playing ‘Russian Roulette’ with Covid-19center_img Pinterest The Chair of the GP subcommittee on the Irish Medical Organisation has issued a stark warning that young people in Donegal are playing ‘Russian Roulette’ with Covid-19. While the virus may not necessarily impact young people themselves, local GP Denis McCauley says that their actions could potentially cause the death toll to rise among elderly or vulnerable relatives.18 new cases were confirmed in Donegal yesterday with the county now under a heightened threat of more restrictions.Dr. McCauley says he remains confident that we will overcome Covid-19 in Donegal and nationally but warned that common sense must prevail:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/mccauley.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. AudioHomepage BannerNews Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens furtherlast_img read more

Howard looks to end streak vs Norfolk State

first_img Associated Press Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditHoward (2-26, 0-13) vs. Norfolk State (13-15, 9-4)Echols Hall, Norfolk, Virginia; Saturday, 6:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Norfolk State looks to extend Howard’s conference losing streak to 15 games. Howard’s last MEAC win came against the Bethune-Cookman Wildcats 80-71 on March 14, 2019. Norfolk State lost 78-55 to Bethune-Cookman in its most recent game. For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP_Top25___This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com February 28, 2020center_img Howard looks to end streak vs Norfolk State SAVVY VETERANS: Both of these teams have leaned heavily on their seniors this year. Jermaine Bishop, Steven Whitley and Kashaun Hicks have collectively scored 42 percent of Norfolk State’s points this season. For Howard, Charles Williams, Wayne Bristol Jr. and Nate Garvey have combined to account for 56 percent of the team’s total scoring, including 66 percent of all Bison points over their last five.CLUTCH CHARLES: Williams has connected on 27.8 percent of the 133 3-pointers he’s attempted and has gone 4 for 14 over the last three games. He’s also made 66.9 percent of his free throws this season.YET TO WIN: The Spartans are 0-5 when they allow at least 74 points and 13-10 when they hold opponents to anything under 74 points. The Bison are 0-25 when they score 83 points or fewer and 2-1 when they exceed 83.TWO STREAKS: Howard has dropped its last seven road games, scoring 68.1 points and allowing 78.3 points during those contests. Norfolk State has won its last seven home games, scoring an average of 77.4 points while giving up 61.DID YOU KNOW: The Norfolk State defense has forced opponents into turnovers on an impressive 23.3 percent of all possessions, which is the 22nd-highest rate in the country. The Howard offense has turned the ball over on 20.6 percent of its possessions (ranked 284th among Division I teams).___last_img read more