Thank you for visiting Ohio.com. We noticed you are using an outdated browser that may not give you the best user experience. We recommend current browser versions of Google’s Chrome, Microsoft’s Edge, Mozilla’s Firefox. For more specific information on how to update your browser --Click Here or visit your browser’s website.
Nancy Peters is greeted by Gerry Faust during a timeout during the University of Akron's basketball game against Ball State honoring her husband and Zips director of basketball operations on Wednesday, at James A. Rhodes Arena in Akron. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal)
A seat is marked for University of Akron director of basketball operations Dan Peters, before the start of the Zips game against Ball State on Wednesday at James A. Rhodes Arena in Akron. Peters underwent a chemo therapy treatment on Wednesday. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal)
From the porch behind my uncle’s house, I watched my dad shoot a silver handgun at a makeshift target. The series of bullets scattered wood debris as they struck the base of an old oak at the forest’s edge.