Elkhorn Lake Hunt Club to host 16th Family Field Day

Elkhorn Lake Hunt Club, 4146 Klopfenstein Road, Bucyrus, announces its 16th annual Family Field Day. It will be held on National Hunting and Fishing Day, Saturday, Sept. 27 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.The $5 donation includes lunch and outdoor events such as archery, fishing, shotgun and rifle ranges, and seminars on boat safety, turkey hunting safety, pheasant dressing and cooking.Children must be accompanied by parent or responsible adult and a preregistration form and liabil...

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Selig hasn’t changed outlook

CINCINNATI (AP) — As his term winds down, baseball Commissioner Bud Selig hasn’t changed his outlook on Pete Rose’s lifetime ban for gambling.Selig visited Cincinnati on Friday for the opening of an urban youth academy, and then drove down Pete Rose Way to visit Great American Ball Park and the Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum that contains many references to baseball’s hits leader.He declined to talk about Rose’s case directly, but g...

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Galion, Bucyrus continue long-time rivalry in gridiron opener

It’s the series that keeps on ticking.The Galion Tigers and Bucyrus Redmen will meet on the varsity gridiron at Unckrich Stadium Friday evening in the 2014 season-opener. In what is one of the oldest rivalries in high school football in the nation, the long-time foes will go at it for the 114th time — a match-up that dates back to 1898.The Orange-and-Blue have a convincing lead in the series with 59 wins, 47 losses and 7 ties — a winning percentage of ....

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Madison staves off pesky Lady Tigers

VARSITY VOLLEYBALLThe Lady Tigers lost a hard-fought match on the road to host Madison by a 3-1 score last Friday in independent play.The host Lady Rams won the first game 25-21 and followed up with a 27-25 triumph in the second game. Galion scored its point with a 25-21 decision in the third game, but Madison wrapped up its win by taking the fourth match-up, 27-25.Individual statistical leaders for the Lady Orange-and-Blue were Taylor Valenti...

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Youth coach: Inspiring speech was spontaneous

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — A youth baseball coach from Rhode Island who has become an Internet sensation for the inspiring speech he made after his team was eliminated from the Little League World Series says the talk was spontaneous and from the heart.Players on David Belisle’s team from Cumberland were crying after Monday night’s 8-7 loss to Chicago in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania, when he kneeled down and told them they should be proud.Belisl...

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An Eye on the Tigers

GIRLS’ VARSITY TENNISWith a 3-2 win against Clear Fork on Thursday, the Lady Orange-and-Blue improved their record to 3-0.Jackie Carriger made quick work of her foe in third singles by a 6-0, 6-0 count. The first doubles duo of Sydney Dameron and Leah Fisher netted a 6-0, 6-2 victory and the third second doubles tandem of Cassidy Ivy and Donnetta Lester triumphed 5-7, 6-1, 6.2In first singles, Katelyn Smith lost 0-6, 3-6; and Kourtney Hi...

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Age no opponent for some of NFL’s veteran stars

NEW YORK (AP) â?” There’s something stunning happening on Michael Vick’s head.You can’t see them from far away, but up close, tiny gray hairs are starting to emerge â?” color-sapped reminders that the New York Jets quarterback is no longer the speedy youngster fresh out of Virginia Tech.He turned 34 in June, making him “old” in today’s NFL. During minicamp in June, Vick even had a young fullback address him as ̶...

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Kent State starting center dies at 21

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kent State football player Jason Bitsko, who was slated to start at center for the Golden Flashes this season, died Wednesday.Police believe he passed away from an undetermined medical issue, the school said. The school said in a release the 21-year-old Bitsko was found unresponsive in the bedroom of his off-campus apartment shortly before 9 a.m.When Bitsko failed to show up at practice, calls were placed to Bitsko’s roommate, who called 911 ...

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Park District to hold hunting lottery

The Crawford Park District will be holding their annual hunting orientation and lottery for the 2014-2015 hunting season. Properties that will be available for hunting are the Sandusky Wildlife Area, Sears Woods State Nature Preserve and Carmean Woods State Nature Preserve.The lottery will be held at the Lowe-Volk Park Nature Center on Sunday, Aug. 24 beginning promptly at 1 p.m. No late arrivals will be admitted after the orientation meeting begins to insure that all participants ...

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Galion High School Athletic Passes Available

The Galion City Schools Athletic Department is offering a variety of Athletic Passes for the 2014 – 2015 school year. These passes offer families and individuals a significant savings off regular ticket prices for both Middle School and High School sporting events.Family Pass $350 – This pass is for a family of four (2 adults / 2 children) and is good for admission to all home Middle and High School athletic events throughout the school year. Additional...

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Lady Tigers open with victory

The Lady Tigers recently opened their tennis season with a 3-2 victory over Mansfield St. Peter.Scoring for the winners was Jackie Carriger with a hard-fought 1-6, 6-3, 7-6 triumph in second singles; the first doubles team of Sydney Dameron and Leah Fisher with a convincing 6-2, 6-0 win; and the second doubles pair of Donnetta Lester and Cassidy Ivy via a 6-1, 6-4 score.On the short end for the locals was Kourtney Hickock with a 2-6, 3-6 defeat in first singles, plus Che...

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Pope to World Cup: Overcome racism, greed in sport

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Urban impressed in what he’s seen

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