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More than random acts of kindness

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Just when reading the daily news starts to depress me to a point where I wonder how our Republic has lasted this long my fellow Americans do something so wonderful that it restores my faith in humanity. Such an event occurred on Oct. 6, when Leetonia Sportsman’s Charities awarded an all ...

SPORTS BRIEFING

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Van Meter 7th at state COLUMBUS — Minerva’s Jordan Van Meter finished seventh at the Division II state girls golf tournament on Saturday at Ohio State University’s Gray Course. Van Meter shot a 4-over-par 74 on Saturday to give her a total of a 13-over-par 153 for the tournament. She ...

GOLF RESULTS

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Monday Morning Tired Men’s League at Westville Lake CO-CHAMPS FIRST HALF: Fergie Wilson-Denny Herron SECOND HALF: Bob Held-Bob Wallace

BOWLING RESULTS

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Sportsman League at Walnut Lanes STANDINGS: Drunkin Bums 33, AK Nahas 24, Pin Punishers 22, Plumm’s Stump Removal and Steven’s Jewelers 17, Walnut Lanes and Brian’s Pro Shop 16, Turvycards.com 15, Chaney’s 13. HIGH GAME/SERIES: Dave Wolfe 249-654, Butch Mattern 243-621, Terry ...

Beavers, Potters play to draw

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EAST LIVERPOOL —Beaver Local and East Liverpool’s boys soccer teams met three times so far this season and settled nothing in regulation in those three matches. In the regular season finale on Saturday the Potters and Beavers played to a 0-0 draw at Patterson Field. The Potters and ...

Clippers look ahead after beating Devils

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COLUMBIANA — Following a very difficult start to the 2018 football season, the Clippers are now rolling in their quest to capture a league title. Friday night at Firestone Park, the Clippers pounded the Lisbon Blue Devils 41-0 to improve to 5-3 on the season, 5-0 in the league. The Devils ...

Southern looks ready with EOAC title on the line

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SALINEVILLE — When Friday’s contest between Southern Local and Wellsville kicked off it looked like the Indians were going to run away with the victory. But, Wellsville refused to back down and forced the Indians to fight their way to the 44-29 win. Southern improves to 7-1 overall and ...

Potters focus on fifth win

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EAST LIVERPOOL—With a crucial game looming on the horizon, the East Liverpool Potters took great lengths not to let their attention stray from winless Buckeye Local this week. “I learned a lot from Larry Kehres when I played at Mount Union and he taught me how crank up practices to keep ...

Quakers roll to first EBC win

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MINERVA — It’s down to the stretch run for the Salem Quakers in their quest to nail a down a possible playoff berth in the final weeks of the regular season. The Quakers checked off one late-season triumph Friday night, rolling to a 42-14 Eastern Buckeye Conference win at Minerva. With ...

West Branch stumbles on the road

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MILLERSBURG — West Branch’s road trip to West Holmes didn’t end up being a pleasurable experience on Friday. The Knights sent the Warriors packing with a 30-8 victory. Jesse Rastetter scored West Branch’s lone touchdown in the fourth quarter. Cale Ogi rushed for 203 yards and ...