Archive for Blog
Oct
10

Jared Hoying’s Bright Spot In A Miserable Day…..

First the Browns, then the Bengals, and then the debates. There was nothing about Sunday worth remembering, or watching, until Jared Hoying came to bat for the last time this season. Finally, a reason to smile!

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Oct
6

The Nuts And Bolts Of Troy Being 5-1

If you’re amazed at the start – the record – of Matt Burgbacher and the Troy Trojans, understand that there’s no limit to what one can accomplish with attitude and a little hard work.

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Oct
3

A Divided House…Over Birthdays

Mindy turned 60 this week with more commotion than the latest Wiki leak from Julian Assange…just the way she likes it!

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Oct
1

Saban, Coaches, Have No One To Blame But Themselves….

Nick Saban was openly critical of one of his quarterbacks transferring this week – to better his own situation. Well, hey…guess where kids like that get such an idea?

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Sep
28

So Seriously….Where Will You Go?

In the aftermath of Monday’s debate, all I hear is people saying that if one or the other is elected they’re going to leave the country. My question is…for where?

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Sep
27

What Dads (And Moms) Aren’t Telling Their Kids Anymore…

You know, he’s been gone for better than five years. But I still remember his words about caution and good decisions as clearly as if my dad is still talking to me as I walk out the door.

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Sep
26

In Response to Michael Bennett…

Seattle Seahawks tackle Michael Bennett says it’s time a ‘white’ superstar speaks out in support of the protests against social injustice. I don’t think it will help, and here’s why.

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Sep
25

Do We Still Need The National Anthem For Every Game?

Oh, say can you see…that maybe we don’t need the national anthem before every game? Yes? No? Well at least consider the history of it.

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Sep
18

What’s Wrong With Kaepernick’s, Rapinoe’s, and All The Other Athletes’ Protests….

It’s not surprising that concerned readers are writing to Press Pros over the recent post about Colin Kaepernick protesting the Star Spangled Banner. People who’ve made their own lives matter. What they’re writing about are others trying to justify an alternative agenda.

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Sep
18

Things I Don’t Care About During Football Season

Fantasy football, pre-season games, NCAA openers, Colin Kaepernick? Meh. You could do better. I could do better…and will!

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Sep
15

Why Hillary and Trump (And The Others) Have Lost The Ear Of Americans….

Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel’s recent argument for mandatory public service on the part of high school graduates is another reason why people are fed up with mandates…and government.

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Aug
29

Kaepernick, And An Inventory Of Those Who’ve Made Their Lives Matter

If Colin Kaepernick wants to sit down, or sit out, to support the oppressed, let him…while those like him who’ve put themselves in the category of the un-oppressed stream on by.

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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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