Money is the lynchpin of modern economies. We do not need to grow our own food, make our own clothes, and build our own furniture. We can specialize in what we do well and use the money we are paid to buy what we want. It hardly matters what is accepted as money — seashells, whale teeth, and woodpecker scalps have all been used. The people of Yap used stones canoed in from hundreds of miles away.
You are here: Home / Leads / Thompson, Fraser-Pryce Sizzled To 10.73 At Jamaica Trials; Blake Runs 9.96KINGSTON, Jamaica — Elaine Thompson retained her national 100m title in world-leading fashion, while Briana Williams smashed the IAAF World Youth best time at the Jamaica National Championships on Friday night.
By Gary L. Smith,Sports EditorWith the retirement of 26-year veteran baseball coach Todd Lumley, Peabody High School begins a new era in the sport. In an attempt to maintain the Golden Tide’s buoyancy as one of state’s top baseball programs, PHS has hired Jake Ramsey as head coach. Ramsey comes to Trenton from Ripley High School, where he has been associated with the Tigers’ baseball program for the last five years, including head coach since July 2016.