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Steelers turn it around

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It would certainly be fitting if the Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars today in Jacksonville. A loss by the Jaguars would just about end any hope they have of returning to the playoffs. The Jaguars ended the Steelers 2017 season in the second round of the playoffs by a ...

Mount passes 1st test

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From Staff Reports ALLIANCE — There’s no slowing down the top-ranked Mount Union football team, even with a backup quarterback. Sophomore Jake Keeney made his first career start and completed 11 of 15 passes for 287 yards and four touchdowns in the Purple Raiders’ 60-0 win over ...

Thanks for what is on our table

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Hunting in November was once a tradition for many families, especially on Thanksgiving. That was the day when the men of the family had time off from work and spent their free day chasing small game such as rabbits and pheasants. Of course we all hoped for success, but it was really a day ...

BOWLING RESULTS

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High Nooners at Tri-State Lanes STANDINGS: Velma 30-14; Mike 29-15; Teena 28-16; Barb C. 27-17; Terrie 24.5-19.5; Edith 23.5-20.5; Jean 14-30. HIGH GAME: (mens) Bob Rizor 178, 169; Bill Ambrose 175; (womens) Michelle DellaPenna 167; Velma Neville 166; Edith Warner 162. HIGH SERIES: ...

PREP FOOTBALL

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Saturday’s Regional Finals DIVISION IV Cin. Wyoming 28, London 0 Girard 43, Hubbard 18 Newark Licking Valley 30, St. Clairsville 0 St. Marys Memorial 38, Bellville Clear Fork 7 ——— DIVISION V Johnstown-Monroe 45, Byesville Meadowbrook 14 Liberty Center 43, Genoa Area ...

Smith to join Edinboro wrestling

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Beaver Local senior Beau Smith will continue his academic and wrestling careers at Edinboro University. Pictured are (front, from left) father James Smith, Beau Smith, mother Amanda Smith; (back) Beaver Local High School principal Jim Riccardo, athletic director Mike McKenzie, assistant ...

FOOTBALL PLAYOFFS

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Friday’s Scores PREP FOOTBALL OHSAA Div. I Regional Final Cin. Colerain 42, Cin. Elder 0 St. Edward 24, Mentor 14 Pickerington Central 20, Hilliard Davidson 13 Powell Olentangy Liberty 21, Dublin Coffman 7 OHSAA Div. II Regional Final Archbishop Hoban 52, Maple Heights ...

Five area stars grace All-Ohio soccer list

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Five area soccer players earned All-Ohio second team distinctions as chosen by the Ohio Scholastic Soccer Coaches Association. In Division II boys, South Range junior midfielder Canaan Johnson had 16 goals and 11 assists in leading the Raiders to an 11-5-2 mark. Also in Division II, Minerva ...

EOAC ALL-STARS

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EASTERN OHIO ATHLETIC CONFERENCE FOOTBALL FIRST TEAM Erik Hopfenziz (Columbiana, Sr.); Hunter Zentner (Columbiana, Jr.); Chase Franken (Columbiana, Jr.); Joe Bable (Columbiana, Jr.); Wayne Davis (Columbiana senior); Parker Sherry (East Palestine, Sr.); Dominic Posey (East Palestine, Sr.); ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

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OHSAA award for Hodgson HANOVERTON — United Local girls soccer coach Sarah Hodgson was recently named an Ohio High School Athletic Association Sportsmanship, Ethics and Integrity award winner. Clippers on district golf COLUMBIANA — Three Columbiana High School boys received honors ...