The parents of Sgt. Dietrich Schmieman of Richland, Eric and Susan, remember their son as a mischievous child, a fan of the outdoors and a dedicated and loyal Marine. He died in the July 10 of a military plane.
A 7-year-old boy on vacation with his family found a megalodon tooth estimated to be over 5 inches long in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Megalodons were the largest sharks ever to exist, and lived from around 23 million to 2.6 million years ago.