first_imgSunman, In. — St. Nicholas School has adopted a new nickname- The St. Nicholas Saints.The school was founded in 1859 in Sunman and principal Sherri Kirschner says, “For many years, we were the Trojans which went along with the county school, but that wasn’t really a unique identity.  For the last two years, we pretty much didn’t go by any name.”With the new school opening in August, the Education Commission decided to establish a true identity for St. Nicholas School that went along with their motto – Building Saints and Scholars since 1859.  After several suggestions, the group unanimously agreed on “Saints” because that is everyone’s ultimate goal, to be a saint, someone who is a very virtuous, kind, and patient servant of Christ.last_img read more

first_imgTOTTENHAM stars showed their support for under-fire Mauricio Pochettino by treating him to a slap-up meal at a posh Mayfair restaurant.Struggling Spurs players texted the Argentine boss asking him to meet them at Novikov – a favourite dining spot for millionaire Premier League footballers.8 Contract rebel Christian Eriksen was in attendanceCredit: BackGrid8 Tottenham stars invited boss Mauricio Pochettino out for a plush mealCredit: BackGridPoch’s future and morale among the squad has been heavily called into question this season following a worrying drop in form.Last weekend’s draw at home to Watford left them 13 points adrift of Liverpool after just nine matches.But they bounced back with a bang in the Champions League by thrashing Red Star 5-0 on Tuesday.And any talk of the players’ commitment to their manager was quashed as they gathered together for a team bonding meal.Star players Harry Kane, Son Heung-min, contract rebel Christian Eriksen and Erik Lamela were all in attendance.Last week, Poch revealed: “When you receive a text from the players inviting you and the coaching staff for a dinner one of two things can happen.“It is either because they want to say goodbye or because they feel that they love you and want to show that they are with you.“And I think it’s the second.“If they were going to say goodbye to me, they would do it here – not at a dinner.”Dele Alli also echoed the manager’s claims by insisting the players are “1,000 per cent” behind the boss.Asked whether the players are still behind their gaffer, Dele said: “Yeah, 1,000 per cent.”A lot of us would not be where we are now if it was not for him. All we can do is thank him.8most read in footballTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battleTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidPicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’NEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by CelticREF RELEASEDChampions League ref Vincic released by cops after arrest in prostitution raidKEANE DEALEx Man United youth ace David Jones says Roy Keane negotiated a contract for himREF RAIDChampions League ref Vincic ‘arrested in raid into drugs and prostitution ring’STIR IT UPBohemians post cryptic response to FIFA promoting a jersey with Bob Marley on itACCA WITH LADBROKES Pick up a whole load of acca features to help you land the big one“We have always trusted him 100 per cent and we are going to keep doing that. We are a team.”When things are not going our way it is easy for people to try and get at the manager but we need to look at ourselves as players.”We’re doing that and we are going to keep working hard.”8 Captain Harry Kane is trying to spearhead Tottenham’s revivalCredit: BackGrid8 Playmaker Dele Alli insists the players are behind the managerCredit: Splash News8 Son turned up wearing a fancy full-length jacketCredit: BackGrid8 Serge Aurier has struggled to impress the manager this seasonCredit: BackGrid8 Erik Lamela has been handed plenty of game time this seasonCredit: BackGridRed Star Belgrade fans make it into the Tottenham Hotspur stadium despite being banned by UEFA for racist chantinglast_img read more

first_img Striker: Roberto Firmino Central midfield: Jordan Henderson (captain) 11 11 Centre-back: Dejan Lovren 11 11 Goalkeeper: Marc-Andre Ter Stegen (Currently at Barcelona) – to see the XI that Klopp could use after the January transfer window, click the arrow above – Ter Stegen is looking to leave the Catalans in a bid to enhance his Euro 2016 hopes – with Liverpool a very viable destination. Centre-back: Mamadou Sakho 11 11 Right-back: Nathaniel Clyne Left-back: Alberto Moreno 11 11 11 Liverpool are tipped to be one of the more active Premier League clubs heading into the final week of the transfer window.January is usually viewed as more a time for desperate rather than essential signings as clubs look to rectify a poor first half to the season.The Reds would certainly fit into that category, and Jurgen Klopp will be looking to freshen up his squad after inheriting too much mediocrity from the Brendan Rodgers era.Widespread reports claim Liverpool are monitoring a number of potential recruits at the moment, with some much closer to penning deals than others.So, once the window closes next Monday, how would Liverpool ideally line up if they secured their prime targets?Click the yellow arrow above, right, to see who made the XI…NB: This line up also takes into consideration Reds players who will still be unavailable because of injury next week.LATEST LIVERPOOL RUMOURS AS REDS SCOUTS WATCH MARSEILLE DUO AND STRIKER EYES JANUARY EXIT 11 Central midfield: Emre Can Central midfield: James Milner 11 Attacking midfield: Alex Teixeira (currently at Shakhtar Donetsk) – Texeira has already expressed his desire to leave Ukraine for Merseyside, leaving it to the two clubs to try and thrash out a deal. Shakhtar want £38m – a fee that would make him the Reds’ club record signing if it materialised. Attacking midfield: Philippe Coutinho last_img read more