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Dec
18

View From The West: People, Weeds, And Pheasants?

Are we out of whack with our natural resources? And what do others who look at Ohio from the outside say about the struggle between wildlife…and people! Some perspective on local pheasant hunting, in today’s inside feature.

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Dec
17

One Very “Sweet” Sixteen…

Due to unpopularity of the caliber, there were never very many Remington 1100s made in 16 gauge. But if you can find one there’s no better semi-auto bird gun with which to hunt.

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Dec
14

Christmas Shopping: On That “Gift Of A Lifetime”….

There’s only one problem with giving someone that gift of a lifetime this Christmas. It doesn’t leave you with much to give in the future, does it?

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Dec
13

East Crushes Arcanum In League Opener: The Matter Of Expectations…

It got physical at Miami East Friday, as the Trojans Corey Baker corralled the Vikings’ Connor Hellyer on a rebound attempt. But East apparently didn’t mind, cruising to a 64-24 win in the Cross County Conference opener for both teams. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
12

Old Photos…!

They say it’s impossible to appreciate your current life without reflection on your past. If you doubt, just find and open a box of old photos.

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Dec
12

What’s New? Scores First, And Simple, On Press Pros…!

With the advent of basketball season a familiar question has been answered for sake of those who like their hoops, their scores, and one place to find them…all at once!

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Dec
10

How Do You Not Offend Someone…When There’s Nothing Left To Say?

Marvin Lewis raised a few hackles this week and re-opened the ongoing can of worms of political correctness about what we can say about ourselves, and each other.

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Dec
9

Jessica Boerger: The Next Best Thing…?

Faced with the inevitable expectations of Loramie women’s basketball, junior Jessica Boerger has her sights set on being the next Darian Rose, while realizing…those are big shoes to fill! Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
9

Post-Tournament: State Of The Union On High School Football, Part II

“Haves” And “Have Nots”?….With champions now crowned you might want to know how the other half might be thinking between now and the start of two-a-days next August. Read more in our final post on high school football for 2014, today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
8

Bucks Make Final Four, And Settling Some Arguments….

J.T. Who?…How good was Cardale Jones (above)?. Well, more than good enough. Ohio State’s smashing win over Wisconsin did the trick…the Buckeyes crack the Final Four party with ‘Bama, Oregon, and Florida State. So now what? Read more in the latest Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
7

Coldwater Completes The Tri-fecta: Stars In Their Courses….

Flippin’ Out?…Coldwater’s Brody Hoying did a flip in the end zone to complete his third touchdown of the first half in the Cavaliers’ 62-21 win Saturday over Canton Central Catholic for the Division V crown. An historic weekend for Coldwater, the MAC, and the OHSAA record book. Read more in the latest Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
6

Marion 4-Peats…”The Closest Thing To A Sure Thing”

In The Midst Of History…They did it in typical convincing fashion, to those in Ohio Stadium, and to the rest of the state who watched at home. Marion Local powered (again) to their fourth consecutive state title in football. Read about it on Press Pros.

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Dec
5

MINSTER WINS!!!…A Season-Long Lesson In Tough!

Victory Lap…After 25 years of waiting Minster celebrates its Division VI title Friday with a post-game tribute from the Wildcat fans at Ohio Stadium. The ‘Cats stunned two-time champion Kirtland, 46-42. Read about it on Press Pros!

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Dec
4

From The Tournament: The State Of The Union…On High School Football!

As the high school football championships play out this weekend here in Columbus, fans from across the state express their concerns on a sport threatened by issues of safety…and money!

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Dec
3

What Ferguson Could Cost All Of Us…

On top of the tab for the president’s other social reforms, now he’s asking for more money to foot the bill for lawlessness unthinkable to 90% of Americans.

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Dec
2

State Football, 2014: Point, Counter-Point On The Tournament At The Horseshoe…

Imagine Your Average High School Crowd In This Place?…This weekend’s state football tournament moves to Ohio Stadium for the first time in a quarter century. For better? Or worse? Yes, on both. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Dec
1

The Pot Gets Stirred Again (And This Time At Home)

To those who want to believe that it couldn’t happen to us, not here at home…a reminder that there might be a better way to promote character and sportsmanship than the post-game handshake line. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
30

Coldwater Completes The MAC “Hat Trick”, Shoots For Its Own…..

Some MAC Hospitality…Coldwater’s defense smothers Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy quarterback Johnny Noyen in Saturday night’s Division V state semi-final win. Coldwater completed the MAC’s state tournament hat trick in Divisions V, VI, and VII. Read more in today’s Press pros inside feature.

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Nov
29

Minster Earns Trip To State: Three Awesome Plays….!

Up Where They Belong…Minster quarterback Josh Nixon and teammate Eli Wolf leap to celebrate Nixon’s game winning touchdown Friday. It negated some critical mistakes and sent the Wildcats to their first state title opportunity in 25 years. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
27

What We Should All Be Thankful For….

If you have the time between meals and naps to read today, some thoughts on why all of is in the Press Pros market have more to be thankful for than we can ever express!

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