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Karate National Winners

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The A.K.J.U. National Karate & Jitsu tournament was held recently in Chillicothe Ohio. Bender Karate Academy competitors Pete & Levi Newman returned home with 5 medals. Pictured L-R. Levi Newman Gold Kata, Gold Kumite Pete Newman Gold Kata, Silver Kumite , Bronze Weapons The Newman brothers were also presented with All American patches and certificates.


Waterfowl Hunting Dates Approved by Ohio Wildlife Council

COLUMBUS, OH - Ohio’s waterfowl hunting zones were simplified for waterfowl hunters after the 2014-2015 season dates and bag limits were approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Aug. 20.The South Zone, North Zone and Lake Erie Marsh Zone remain the same for waterfowl hunting, but the Lake Erie Goose Zone that previously covered much of northeast Ohio was removed. Also new this year, the canvasback daily bag limit was reduced to one.Opening day for duck a...

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ODNR Offers Special Deer Hunts for Four State Nature Preserves

COLUMBUS, OH – In an effort to control deer populations affecting native plant communities, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) will coordinate special deer hunts at four state nature preserves across the state.High quality habitats at several state nature preserves have been negatively impacted by over-browsing deer. One example is Ohio’s state wildflower, the large-flowered trillium, which was once commonly seen but now has nearly disappeared from many sit...

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Al Oliver Release Autobiography Titled Life Is A Hit; Don’t Strike Out

VIP Ink Publishing, L.L.C. releases “Life Is A Hit; Don’t Strike Out” by Al Oliver. The release date for the book is September 30, 2014. However, Al Oliver will be at Buffalo Wild Wings 1611 Chillicothe Street, Portsmouth OH from Sept 6 from 11AM to 3PM doing a pre-sale book signing. Al Oliver is a former Major League Baseball player. Over the course of his eighteen year career, he has been blessed to be able to play for the Pittsburgh Pirates (1968-77), Texas Rangers (1978-...

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Dr. DiTraglia Competes in Chicago Triathlon

Dr. John DiTraglia, a local Pediatrician, visited Illinois on August 24th to compete in the Chicago Triathlon. DiTraglia is not new to athletic competition, as he has been a loyal participant in several local athletic events including TOSRV, Run For Your Life, and The Shawnee Bear Run. There was a new challenge for DiTraglia this year, as he would have to compete in his favorite athletic competitions with only one arm.

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Rio women’s soccer picked third in preseason poll

Rio Grande/KIAC Sports InformationBEREA, Ky. - The University of Rio Grande women’s soccer team was picked to finish third in the 2014 Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference preseason coaches’ poll released on Thursday.The RedStorm collected one first-place vote and 23 points in the balloting of the league’s seven coaches. Coaches were not permitted to vote for their own squad.Rio Grande lost just one senior from last year’s squad...

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Glockner Enterprises Monday Night Elks Golf League

Results Monday August 11, 20141) Johnson Shirt Shop 176.02) Deemer’s Market 166.03) Dakota’s Roadhouse 162.54) Desco 160.55) Cottle Financial Services 160.06) Crystal Klean Car Wash 158.07) Trophies Unlimited 145.58) Cross Management 145.09) Luther Transfer 144.510) Quality Car & Truck Leasing 136.0Low RoundsA) P.D. Moore (34)B) Dean Bussa/...

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RedStorm men’s soccer No. 7 in preseason poll

Rio Grande/NAIA Sports InformationKANSAS CITY, Mo. — The University of Rio Grande men’s soccer team is ranked seventh in the 2014 NAIA Coaches’ Preseason Top 25 poll, the national office announced Tuesday.The poll was voted upon by a panel of head coaches representing each of the conferences, independents and unaffiliated groups.The RedStorm is coming off a 16-3-3 finish last season, winning the Mid-South Conference Tournament championship an...

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Glockner Enterprises Monday Night Elks Golf League Results Monday August 18, 2014

1) Johnson’s Shirt Shop (191.5) Winner of Second Half -> will play Crystal Klean Car Wash winner of first half next Monday night for league championship2) Cottle Financial Services (187.0)3) Dakota’s Roadhouse (185.5)4) Desco (183.0)5) Deemer’s Market (181.0)6) Crystal Klean Car Wash (180.0)7) Trophies Unlimited (163.5)8) Luther Transfer (163.0)9) Cross Management (162.5)10) Qu...

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Portsmouth Women’s Tennis League

On July 30 following the final match of the season, the Portsmouth Women’s Tennis League (PWTL) enjoyed a carry-in lunch as the home of Ann Oberling. Awards were presented to the following players; Judy Bayes-First Place, Division One, Jennifer Reffitt-Second Place, Division One.Kalyn Purdy, First Place Division Two and Karen Patrick, Second Place Division Two.New officers were designated for the 2015 season. Co-Presidents-Jennifer Johnson and Christie Wilcox. Secr...

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Glockner Enterprises Monday Night Elks Golf League

Results Monday August 4, 20141) Johnson’s Shirt Shop 153.02) Deemer’s Market 148.53) Dakota’s Roadhouse 143.04) Cottle Financial Services 139.55) Desco 139.06) Crystal Klean Car Wash 133.57) Luther Transfer 127.5Trophies Unlimited 127.59) Cross Management 127.010) Quality Car/Truck Leasing 122.5Low RoundsA) Dave Augustine (33)B) Dean ...

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