In today’s Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express we lead on the story of a Havercroft man who has been sent for trial accused of causing a teenage college student’s death by dangerous driving.
Also in news:
- Hemsworth councillor Sandra Pickin has been appointed as the new Mayor of Wakefield.
- Olympic torch bearer Mick Cordall – who raised thousands of pounds for charity by running 28 marathons – is bringing his trainers out of retirement.
- As England prepare to take on Uruguay in their second group game tonight, people across the district have been getting into the World Cup spirit.
- Hemsworth football star John Stones has spoken about his delight at making his England debut.
- South Kirkby maintained their bid to win the Pontefract Cricket League Division One title for the first time by beating 10-time champions Streethouse.
- Moorthorpe Rangers under 10s soccer team reflected on an epic season of success at their presentation night.
- A full round up of all the latest junior sports reports, plus pigeon racing news.