Archive - May 11, 2011 - Story

Combatants and consorts for Northshield Spring 2011 Crown Tournament announced

Their Majesties Morgan and Lusche of the Kingdom of Northshield have announced the list of combatants and their consorts for the upcoming Crown Tournament which will take place May 14, 2011 in the Shire of Korsväg  (Fargo, North Dakota).

Benefit concert to help Bethancourt family recover from fire losses

Master Ioseph of Locksley and his wife, who live in Atenveldt, recently lost their home to a house fire on April 30. They saved themselves, their pets, and his musical instruments, but lost all else. Fundraising efforts, including a May 14 benefit concert, hope to help them replace and rebuild what was lost.

Final flight of the Endeavour to carry Mary Rose artifact

John Lippiett, chief executive of the Mary Rose Trust, is sending a piece of history into space: "a parrel, a three-inch wooden ball used as part of the mechanism to hoist the sails of Henry VIII's flagship." The artifact will be launched into orbit with the space shuttle Endeavour. (photos)