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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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Nov
25

The Best Possible Scenario…!

Been There, Done That…With three teams looming in the MAC, and three others in the Southwest District posing as legitimate title contenders, this weekend’s state semi-finals portend to be the best football weekend in the history of area football. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
25

A Letter To My Local Policeman….

With the verdict in on officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, I, for one, want local authorities to understand that the reaction there, and in other urban killing grounds, does not reflect the support for your service among more rational thinking people.

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Nov
23

Bucks Beat The Hoosiers: But Did They Hurt Their Chances…?

The Buckeyes came out and quickly made their claim for weekly recognition by the selection committee. And then they almost let it get away…the game, the season…at the hands of Indiana. Read more in Press Pros.

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Nov
23

Bucks Beat The Hoosiers: But Did They Hurt Their Chances….?

The Buckeyes came out and quickly made their claim for weekly recognition by the selection committee. And then they almost let it get away…the game, the season…at the hands of Indiana. Read about it in Press Pros.

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Nov
23

Marion Ends Lehman’s Season In Crushing Style….

“Rolled” By The Champions…Lehman coach Dick Roll couldn’t mask his emotions as the season came to an end for his team on Saturday. Marion Local used 49 first half points to outdistance the Cavaliers in the Division VII regional final and advance to their fourth consecutive state semi-final. Read more in Press Pros.

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Nov
22

Minster Wins Region: ‘Cats Simply “Wild”…!

Evan’s Big Night…Evan Huelsman ran for 195 yards and piled into the end zone and quarterback Josh Nixon gave the high sign for another Minster touchdown Friday. The Wildcats continued their hot play on the coldest night of the year to make a statement and win a regional title. Read more in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Nov
21

Sonny: If I Can Do This….

To my great surprise (and better heart health) I’ll share what just happened to me…and apparently, there’s no reason it couldn’t happen for you, either.

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Nov
20

At The Top Of The Home Stretch…What Are The Buckeyes’ Chances?

With two regular season games remaining and the prospects of the Big Ten Championship game, how would you rate the Buckeyes’ chances of landing in the Final Four? Read our own calculated guess in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
19

Some Thursday Potpourri (Because There’s Nothing Else To Eat…)

You Really ‘Can’ Eat This Stuff…Prior to this weekend’s regional football finals, some thoughts you’d only read on Press Press about the reality of sports, competition, a higher standard…and uh, about losing some weight! Read today’s inside feature!

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Nov
18

Minster Suddenly Newsworthy…And Maybe More!

#1 In Minster….Thanks to a gutsy quarterback and a talented duo of receivers, and a pair of running backs that complement a potent air game, the Minster Wildcats stand one game away from truly joining the elite of the Midwest Athletic Conference. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
18

Commentary: New Windows Needed In The White House….

They promised transparency when they took office in 2008, knowing that they had no vision of what taxpaying Americans actually needed. Now they’ve built a crumbling house of cards with vision that’s transparent to all of us.

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Nov
17

Kyle Ahrens, And The Longest Season….

Encore Feature….His broken leg has now healed nicely as the season of expectation, and the hoped-for return to the Final Four, has instead become the longest in Kyle Ahrens’ young life. Now he waits without bitterness for “The Plan” to play out. Read more in today’s Press Pros “encore” inside feature.

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Nov
17

Proof That The Rich Get Richer…?

At the regional finals round of the state football playoffs, a pre-season prediction appears to be right on course. We’re not surprised!

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Nov
13

The Good Guy Who Finishes First…About 87.5% Of The Time

Seeking his fourth consecutive football title, and his eighth overall, if you didn’t see our summer feature on Marion Local’s Tim Goodwin we thought you’d enjoy reading it now. If you did see it before, enjoy this Press Pros encore, to date the most-read feature in the past twelve months.

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Nov
12

A Testimony To What We Are, What We Live For…

Enlightened Sacrifice…To me it’s worth skipping the weekend’s football games to observe past sacrifice and tradition…recognizing those whose service to country has guaranteed that standard of life that the rest of the world despises! Read more in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Nov
11

The Reader Speaks: “What I Wish You Had Said…”

We typically edit several emails and comments into our “Reader Speaks” page. But occasionally we get something so good it deserves a page by itself. Read, and consider this one recently received in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
10

The Proof Is In The Margin (Score), But Does It Matter…?

Week one of the playoffs again made my point about too many teams, too many meaningless games…and a season too long!

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Nov
9

Coldwater vs. Chippewa: A ‘Cavalier’ Beating…!

Aaron Harlamert scored early on a Brody Hoying bomb and the state champions left nothing to chance. Coldwater made a statement in its opening win over Chippewa. Read more in the latest Press Pros feature on the MAC.

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Nov
8

In Double Overtime: Minster Met Its Match…And Won!

Was Overtime Even Necessary?…Minster’s Jacob Dues stretches for a first half catch in the end zone that the officials called not good. Maybe, maybe not! The ‘Cats ultimately won in double OT over Mechanicsburg in Friday’s post-season opener, 42-41! Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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