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Aug
23

Changes Mean Speed, Security, Added Content…

If you haven’t noticed already, recent changes on Press Pros makes it faster…and more secure. Good for you, and us!

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Aug
18

At Lehman Next Week: Chris Herren’s Story Captivating, And A Lot Frightening

From the penthouse of life, to less than the shack out back as a slave to addiction…is one perspective of Chris Herren’s amazing life story. You can hear it for yourself next week, in Sidney.

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Aug
16

The Difference In Clayton Murphy….

Unknown to many Americans who watched him win the 800 meter bronze medal Monday, Clayton Murphy distinguished himself by taking his opportunity to dream…and making the most of it.

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Aug
15

“Crabby” Gabby Is No Big Deal

Now that she plays second fiddle to gold medalist Simone Biles, Gabby Douglas can expect to the slings and arrows of those who underachieve, and over-criticize.

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Aug
15

Buckeyes Would Be Better Off With Cincinnati-less Big 12

Meyer makes surprising comment about supporting Bearcats’ bid to move up … Cincinnati would be opened up to Big 12 schools if conference dips into Ohio … Buckeyes best-served by keeping their big-time football monopoly.

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Aug
9

After Six Years: The Glass Half Full/Half Empty

After almost six years of publication, we continue to discover what motivates people to read, and to react. Keep it positive, optimistic. And never divulge the name of the kid who dropped the winning pass!

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Aug
4

Two-A-Days……

I had the distinct impression that if I could physically survive the first day of summer football practice, I could make it through anything.

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Jul
22

Four Years Later Denny’s Still Working….

Four years after his video refute of Barack Obama went viral, Sidney businessman Denny Sollman has resigned himself to ignoring the current rhetoric…and to an endless stream of paperwork.

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Jul
18

New HS Baseball Rule Paints Glass Half Full, Half Empty….

More legislation coming from the National Federation of High School Baseball rules people to govern the number of pitches that can be thrown by teenager pitchers. This is good…sort of!

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Jul
16

Will We Ever Know How Much We’ve Lost…?

The oldest book on earth proclaims that out of our mouths come that which lives in our hearts. Today’s rhetoric from our freedom to speak paints some frightening examples.

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Jul
9

Slow Down: Construction Zone Ahead On Press Pros

If you’ve noticed, we’re running a little slow recently. And there’s a logical explanation if you’ll take the time to observe the signs.

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Jul
8

To Any, And Every, Law Enforcement Officer Who Reads Press Pros…..

What happened in Dallas is shameful, and heart-breaking. And worse, there won’t be enough in number, or in volume of voice, to speak out in the defense of those fallen, and those left to protect. This small website…will!

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Jun
16

Baseball As The People Want It (Apparently)…

Responding to a recent post on the “soft” character of modern baseball, some have spoken out, pro and con, with reasons why the term “playing hard” is a subject for debate.

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Jun
15

When Is Enough, Enough…?

The shootings in Orlando are tragic, and horrifying; because the proof is it can happen to you. And the greater fear going forward must be…how will you defend yourself?

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Jun
8

Waiting For The Promised “Finals”…..

We were told that the rematch between Golden State and the Cleveland Cavaliers would be something epic to remember. From what we’ve seen…who can forget soon enough?

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Jun
7

Reds And Teams Like Them At A Draft Crossroads…..

If you’re an optimistic Reds fan because they have the have the #2 pick in this week’s MLB draft, “curb your enthusiasm”. Their recent record in that mirrors their current record on the field. Coincidence?

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May
19

Some Words On Baseball Fights, Heroes, and Role Models…..

If you’re horrified over the punch that Rangers shortstop Rougned Odor landed on Jose Bautista, answer me why. And then think about what you expect…and why?

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May
18

Would You Recognize A Buckeye In Spring….?

We all claim to be “Buckeyes” comes football season, when we wear the red and gray. But would you be so saavy as to recognize a “real” Buckeye months before kickoff…and all those necklaces?

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May
17

How I’ll Remember “The Forgettable Spring”….

It doesn’t seem that long since New Year’s and the Buckeyes winning the Fiesta Bowl, and in reality it has been, because there’s been very little memorable since then with which to gauge…except in one particular case.

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May
8

Mothers Day: Moms Of A Generation…

It’s hard to honor one’s mother without at least some consideration for what so many of them have missed…from being a product of their own time.

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