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Yahoo News
Tokyo wins Little League title, beating Lewisberry 18-11 SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — With more than 42,000 fans cheering against th
Tokyo wins Little League title, beating Lewisberry 18-11
Yahoo News / Posted 7 hours ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — With more than 42,000 fans cheering against them, the Tokyo players found themselves down eight runs in the first inning of the Little League championship game... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 08.30.15 | News & Observer A competitor dressed in a fairy costume takes part
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 7 hours ago
08.30.15 | News & Observer A competitor dressed in a fairy costume takes part in the 30th World Bog Snorkelling Championships in Waen Rhydd peat bog at Llanwrtyd Wells, south Wales on August 30, 2015. Entrants must negotiate... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
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Tokyo wins Little League title, beating Lewisberry 18-11
Houston Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
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Tri-County Citizen
Chesaning netters swing into actionChesaning’s varsity boys’ tennis team has been busy lately, winning two of thre
Chesaning netters swing into action
Tri-County Citizen / Posted yesterday
Chesaning’s varsity boys’ tennis team has been busy lately, winning two of three matches this past week after placing second out of four teams in a quad tournament held on Saturday, August 22. Last Thursday, the Tribe took on Bullock Creek and Caro... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Binion runs big for E-P in win over Bureau ValleyThe Panthers, who are ranked #10 in 3A, scored on their first four possessions
Binion runs big for E-P in win over Bureau Valley
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Panthers, who are ranked #10 in 3A, scored on their first four possessions of the game and racked up 414 yards of total offense as they beat the Bureau Valley Storm 45-22 in a Three Rivers cross-over game. � Binion started off his senior season... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Binion runs big for EPThe Panthers, who are ranked #10 in 3A, scored on their first four possessions
Binion runs big for EP
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
The Panthers, who are ranked #10 in 3A, scored on their first four possessions of the game and racked up 414 yards of total offense as they beat the Bureau Valley Storm 45-22 in a Three Rivers cross-over game. � Binion started off his senior season... Read more
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GlaubeAktuell
DenkanstoßUnd siehe, da stand ein Schriftgelehrter auf, versuchte ihn und sprach: Meister
Denkanstoß
GlaubeAktuell / Posted 2 days ago
Und siehe, da stand ein Schriftgelehrter auf, versuchte ihn und sprach: Meister, was muss ich tun, dass ich das ewige Leben ererbe? Er aber sprach zu ihm: Was steht im Gesetz geschrieben? Was liest du? Er antwortete und sprach: "Du sollst den Herrn,... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Calm urged over Lyme disease reports in Wood Co.Endemic means a disease or condition, in this case Lyme disease which is known
Calm urged over Lyme disease reports in Wood Co.
The Marietta Times / Posted 2 days ago
Endemic means a disease or condition, in this case Lyme disease which is known to be found in that area. For a county to be considered endemic for Lyme disease, two or more cases must be confirmed within the county. Lyme disease is a bacterial... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Oktoberfest Munich 2015 guideThe original Oktoberfest in October 1810 was held in honour of the wedding betw
Oktoberfest Munich 2015 guide
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
The original Oktoberfest in October 1810 was held in honour of the wedding between Crown Prince Ludwig of Bavaria and Princess Therese of Saxony-Hildburghausen. For five full days, the burghers of Munich were invited to eat, drink and be merry, and... Read more
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ORF Wien
Wirtschaftskammer testet Rauchverbot Ab 2018 gilt in der Gastronomie ein absolutes Rauchverbot. Die Wiener Wirtsch
Wirtschaftskammer testet Rauchverbot
ORF Wien / Posted 2 days ago
Ab 2018 gilt in der Gastronomie ein absolutes Rauchverbot. Die Wiener Wirtschaftskammer (WKW) - die dagegen ist - lässt dieses nun im September eine Woche lang in Wien testen. Dabei soll festgestellt werden, wo... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
More cases of Lyme foundEndemic means a disease or condition, in this case Lyme disease which is known
More cases of Lyme found
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Endemic means a disease or condition, in this case Lyme disease which is known to be found in that area. For a county to be considered endemic for Lyme disease, two or more cases must be confirmed within the county. Lyme disease is a bacterial... Read more
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ESPN
Weather concerns postpones Roy Jones Jr. bout against Danny SantiagoFormer longtime pound-for-pound king Roy Jones Jr., with an unusually busy sche
Weather concerns postpones Roy Jones Jr. bout against Danny Santiago
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
Former longtime pound-for-pound king Roy Jones Jr., with an unusually busy schedule that called for two fights in two weeks and three in four weeks, won't be quite as busy as he planned. Jones' cruiserweight fight against Danny Santiago, scheduled... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
RoundupGrand Blanc’s Cammi Lucia finished fourth in Monday’s 19-team Charger Invitatio
Roundup
Grand Blanc View / Posted 4 days ago
Grand Blanc’s Cammi Lucia finished fourth in Monday’s 19-team Charger Invitational at Flint Golf Club. Photo by Dan Nilsen GOLF GOODRICH: The Martians opened their second season as a program by dominating Genesee Area Conference opponents in two... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Red Land Little League parents enjoy the ride through the World SeriesSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT >> Kevin Wirt slipped out of work at lunchtime Wednesd
Red Land Little League parents enjoy the ride through the World Series
The Evening Sun / Posted 4 days ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT >> Kevin Wirt slipped out of work at lunchtime Wednesday, showered quickly and hit the road. Wirt had a game to get to — his son's game, a nationally televised showdown in the Little League World Series that has unfolded as... Read more
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York Daily Record
Red Land Little League parents enjoy the ride through the World SeriesSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT >> Kevin Wirt slipped out of work at lunchtime Wednesd
Red Land Little League parents enjoy the ride through the World Series
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT >> Kevin Wirt slipped out of work at lunchtime Wednesday, showered quickly and hit the road. Wirt had a game to get to — his son's game, a nationally televised showdown in the Little League World Series that has unfolded as... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Charles HannaCharles Glen Hanna, 84, of Parkersburg, passed away after a long illness August
Charles Hanna
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Charles Glen Hanna, 84, of Parkersburg, passed away after a long illness August 23, 2015, at Camden Clark Medical Center, surrounded by his family. He was born Oct. 26, 1930, in Palestine, W.Va., to Charlie and Bessie Smith Hanna. Charles attended... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Martins Ferry, Shadyside Harriers Excited to Be Back on CourseThat was the feeling of area runners who began their cross country seasons Tues
Martins Ferry, Shadyside Harriers Excited to Be Back on Course
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 5 days ago
That was the feeling of area runners who began their cross country seasons Tuesday afternoon as part of the Ohio Valley Cross Country League meet held at Buckeye Local High School. While the ultimate goals of long-distance runners are well down the... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Stepping back in time: Central Platoon SchoolBuilt in 1929 on the 400 block of Clayton Street, the Central School building h
Stepping back in time: Central Platoon School
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Built in 1929 on the 400 block of Clayton Street, the Central School building has stood for nearly 90 years. Designed by noted architect Frederick Mountjoy, the Brush building is among many of his distinguished buildings including as the Avalon... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
EHS cross country teams open seasonJunior Olivia Underwood paced the Tigers with a time of 20:56, finishing runner
EHS cross country teams open season
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 7 days ago
Junior Olivia Underwood paced the Tigers with a time of 20:56, finishing runner up to Doddridge's freshman standout Desirae Schoonover, who finished the course in 20:43 to take top honors. Taylor Maynard came home 23rd in 24:05, while teammates Kaeli... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Young Democrat leader wants change in W.Va.It is the plan of the Ohio River Valley Chapter of the Young Democrats as Ameri
Young Democrat leader wants change in W.Va.
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
It is the plan of the Ohio River Valley Chapter of the Young Democrats as America moves closer to the 2016 primary elections. To be visible and in the voter's mind - especially the independent voter, the undecided voter or the yet-to-be registered... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Alice CollumsAlice Irene Collums passed away Aug. 17, 2015, in Mesa, Ariz., after a short il
Alice Collums
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
Alice Irene Collums passed away Aug. 17, 2015, in Mesa, Ariz., after a short illness. She was born in West View, Ky., on Feb. 15, 1920, to Lee and Rebecca Nottingham. Irene was one of The Greatest Generation of men and women. Following her... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Red Land, Red Sea sweeps over Webb City in Round 1 of Little League World SeriesSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT >> After all that, Eric Parker tried to explain what j
Red Land, Red Sea sweeps over Webb City in Round 1 of Little League World Series
The Evening Sun / Posted 9 days ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT >> After all that, Eric Parker tried to explain what just happened to his team in the Little League World Series. The manager for the Webb City, Missouri, Little League team had this look — not of misunderstanding, but more... Read more
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York Daily Record
Red Land, Red Sea sweeps over Webb City in Round 1 of Little League World SeriesSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT >> After all that, Eric Parker tried to explain what j
Red Land, Red Sea sweeps over Webb City in Round 1 of Little League World Series
York Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT >> After all that, Eric Parker tried to explain what just happened to his team in the Little League World Series. The manager for the Webb City, Missouri, Little League team had this look — not of misunderstanding, but more... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Gary LockhartGary Willison Lockhart, 65, of Walker, W.Va., passed away on August 20, 2015, a
Gary Lockhart
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Gary Willison Lockhart, 65, of Walker, W.Va., passed away on August 20, 2015, at Camden Clark Medical Center. He was born Sept. 8, 1949, in Wood County, W.Va., a son of the late Lawrence Virgil and Alice Freeda Hall Lockhart. He retired from... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Karen Ann Egly WirtKaren was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on July 22, 1939 to the late Robert and Elsa
Karen Ann Egly Wirt
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Karen was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on July 22, 1939 to the late Robert and Elsa Egly. The family moved to Battle Creek, Michigan, when she was a young age. She graduated from Lakeview High School with the class of 1957. She earned her Bachelor's... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Red Land Little League, the darling of Pennyslvania, has support of MLB vet Danny Sheaffer, a Red Land alumDanny Sheaffer remembers his start in baseball. "I was the short, fat kid with
Red Land Little League, the darling of Pennyslvania, has support of MLB vet Danny Sheaffer, a Red Land alum
The Evening Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Danny Sheaffer remembers his start in baseball. "I was the short, fat kid without a glove," Sheaffer said about his start in Little League during the 1970s. It's not the glamorous start most would envision for a future big league player. Sheaffer,... Read more
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York Daily Record
Red Land Little League, the darling of Pennyslvania, has support of MLB vet Danny Sheaffer, a Red Land alumDanny Sheaffer remembers his start in baseball. "I was the short, fat kid with
Red Land Little League, the darling of Pennyslvania, has support of MLB vet Danny Sheaffer, a Red Land alum
York Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
Danny Sheaffer remembers his start in baseball. "I was the short, fat kid without a glove," Sheaffer said about his start in Little League during the 1970s. It's not the glamorous start most would envision for a future big league player. Sheaffer,... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
McGraw named to Cole campaign coordinator spotDr. Dan McGraw, a vascular surgeon in Parkersburg, was named coordinator for Wo
McGraw named to Cole campaign coordinator spot
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Dr. Dan McGraw, a vascular surgeon in Parkersburg, was named coordinator for Wood County, the Bill Cole for governor campaign said. Coordinators were announced in all 55 counties in West Virginia. Cole is president of the state Senate. Cole's... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Allen Burkhart Sr.Allen "Clair" Burkhart Sr., 74, of Rockport, W.Va., passed away on August 16, 2
Allen Burkhart Sr.
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Allen "Clair" Burkhart Sr., 74, of Rockport, W.Va., passed away on August 16, 2015, at his residence. He was born Dec. 27, 1940, in Slate Creek, Wood County, W.Va. , a son of the late Alvin and Edith Shears Burkhart. Clair retired from Smith... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania team reaches Little League World SeriesBRISTOL, Conn. — There wasn't a monster inning or any mammoth home runs, at lea
Pennsylvania team reaches Little League World Series
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
BRISTOL, Conn. — There wasn't a monster inning or any mammoth home runs, at least, not until the final inning. Heading into the final inning on Sunday, the Red Land Little League team led New Jersey 4-0. Then, the Pennsylvania state champion showed... Read more
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MLive.com
Plans in place to restore Bay City's Battery Park to its former gloryBAY CITY, MI — We were once known as the "City of Parks." And a new nonprofit
Plans in place to restore Bay City's Battery Park to its former glory
MLive.com / Posted 14 days ago
BAY CITY, MI — We were once known as the "City of Parks." And a new nonprofit is trying to bring back one of Bay City's oldest. Plans are underway to rebuild Battery Park at the four corners of Center Avenue and Jefferson Street, just west of the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wood County woman awarded SBDC business honorConny, who works for the West Virginia SBDC in the Parkersburg Municipal Buildi
Wood County woman awarded SBDC business honor
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Conny, who works for the West Virginia SBDC in the Parkersburg Municipal Building, recently received a certificate of recognition for helping clients receive more than $1 million to start or expand their businesses in 2015. Conny was hired as a... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Sam Williams, 94, of Elizabeth, W.Va., passed away on Aug. 12, 2015, in Marietta at the Arb
Sam Williams
The Marietta Times / Posted 17 days ago
, 94, of Elizabeth, W.Va., passed away on Aug. 12, 2015, in Marietta at the Arbors of Marietta. Sam was born in Parkersburg, to Belle and Norman Williams, on Aug. 18, 1920. He attended Wirt High School and graduated in 1938. Sam then... Read more
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MLive.com
Ceremony to honor last Civil War veteran buried in Bay CountyLINWOOD, MI — For nearly 75 years, it was believed the last Civil War veteran t
Ceremony to honor last Civil War veteran buried in Bay County
MLive.com / Posted 17 days ago
LINWOOD, MI — For nearly 75 years, it was believed the last Civil War veteran to be buried in Bay County was Thomas E. Webster, a 92-year old, well-respected businessman and former probate judge. But now, history has been rewritten. Bay County... Read more
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The Marietta Times
’Jacket golfer makes clean sweepThe senior from Williamstown nearly chipped in from off the green for birdie an
’Jacket golfer makes clean sweep
The Marietta Times / Posted 18 days ago
The senior from Williamstown nearly chipped in from off the green for birdie and made a tap-in par to complete a round of 3-over par 67 and place second to Madonna's Howie Petersen. Only one stroke separated the two golfers, who headlined the... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Yellowjacket golfer makes clean sweepThe senior from Williamstown nearly chipped in from off the green for birdie an
Yellowjacket golfer makes clean sweep
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
The senior from Williamstown nearly chipped in from off the green for birdie and made a tap-in par to complete a round of 3-over par 67 and place second to Madonna's Howie Petersen. Only one stroke separated the two golfers, who headlined the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Millington mom says new job center helped her familyMILLINGTON, Tenn. — Amanda Grierson said it is hard being a mother without a jo
Millington mom says new job center helped her family
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 18 days ago
MILLINGTON, Tenn. — Amanda Grierson said it is hard being a mother without a job. “The income does especially with kids going back to school,” she said. Grierson said things such as shelter, food and safety become big worries when there is not... Read more
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The News & Observer
Northern Orange NAACP wants Confederate flag clothes banned | News & Observer August 12, 2015 The Orange County Schools student dress
Northern Orange NAACP wants Confederate flag clothes banned
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
| News & Observer August 12, 2015 The Orange County Schools student dress code bans “disruptive, provocative” clothing The... Read more
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Times of Malta
Man critically injured in 'sword fight'A reenactment yesterday became all too real when an 18-year-old man from Tarxie
Man critically injured in 'sword fight'
Times of Malta / Posted 18 days ago
A reenactment yesterday became all too real when an 18-year-old man from Tarxien was critically injured when he was struck with a sword at Fort Rinella. The incident took place when the victim was acting out a duel with a colleague, a 25-year-old... Read more
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ORF Wien
WWW kandidiert bei Wiener Wahl „Wir wollen Wahlfreiheit“ (WWW) heißt eine Liste, die sich im Oktober bei der
WWW kandidiert bei Wiener Wahl
ORF Wien / Posted 19 days ago
„Wir wollen Wahlfreiheit“ (WWW) heißt eine Liste, die sich im Oktober bei der Gemeinderatswahl ebenfalls zur Wahl stellen will. Gastronom Heinz Pollischansky hat heute seine Kandidatur eingereicht. Die Parteifarbe ist... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
WV officer returns after stint in Washington, D.C.Kanawha County Sheriff’s Deputy Tom Cumberledge doesn’t know where his ambition
WV officer returns after stint in Washington, D.C.
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Kanawha County Sheriff’s Deputy Tom Cumberledge doesn’t know where his ambitions to become a police officer came from, but he knows he loves doing his job in his home state of West Virginia. “West Virginia is one of a kind,” he said. “This is... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wirt festival a big successDebbie Hennen, fair president, said attendance was up and both and old new even
Wirt festival a big success
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
Debbie Hennen, fair president, said attendance was up and both and old new events helped bring in the crowds for the Wirt County Fair, which began Wednesday and concluded Saturday at Camp Barbe 4-H Camp near Elizabeth. "Wednesday was a huge day, we... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Roane County captures Wirt County InvitationalMoore carded five birdies and no bogies en route to earning low-medalist honors
Roane County captures Wirt County Invitational
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
Moore carded five birdies and no bogies en route to earning low-medalist honors, helping his Roane County 'A' team capture the tournament with an impressive 299 tally. Even more remarkable, Moore's 67 is the lowest score ever shot by a Wirt County... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
John LockhartJohn Clifton Lockhart, 81, of Sandyville W.Va., was called home to be with the
John Lockhart
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
John Clifton Lockhart, 81, of Sandyville W.Va., was called home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, August 4, 2015, at Marietta Memorial Hospital, while surrounded by his loved ones, following an extended illness. He was born April 30, 1934, in Windy,... Read more
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The Advocate
Shows to Watch for Aug. 7-13, 2015PROM DATE FAREWELL SHOW: Spanish MoonSATURDAY WILL VANCE AND THE KINFOLK/DULAC
Shows to Watch for Aug. 7-13, 2015
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
PROM DATE FAREWELL SHOW: Spanish MoonSATURDAY WILL VANCE AND THE KINFOLK/DULAC SMACK/THE HITCHHIKER: Varsity Theatre (8 p.m.) T-BO/WITNESS: Spanish Moon ROCK N ROLL OVER KISS TRIBUTE BAND: Lava Cantina (9 p.m.)COMEDYSATURDAY DAVID SPADE:... Read more
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Fort Bragg Advocate-News
North Coast Athletics make run at Wood Bat tourneyThe North Coast Athletics youth baseball team traveled to the Central Valley la
North Coast Athletics make run at Wood Bat tourney
Fort Bragg Advocate-News / Posted 24 days ago
The North Coast Athletics youth baseball team traveled to the Central Valley last week to participate in the Ultimate Wood Bat Super Regional Tourney. The Athletics, which includes some players from the recent District 35 Juniors champions, advanced... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Roger BuschRoger Lee Busch, 72, of Washington, W.Va., passed away August 5, 2015, at Camde
Roger Busch
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
Roger Lee Busch, 72, of Washington, W.Va., passed away August 5, 2015, at Camden Clark Medical Center. He was born in Wirt County, a son of the late Fred B. and Eddith R. (Davis) Busch. He graduated from Harrisville High School and retired after 32... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Wirt, Roane prepare for opening gameDuring Wednesday's practice, coach Hickman and his staff continued to work towa
Wirt, Roane prepare for opening game
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
During Wednesday's practice, coach Hickman and his staff continued to work toward getting better each day and erase the memories from last year's 1-9 campaign. The Tigers, who will play their home games at 7 p.m., currently have 34 players competing... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Roane eyes Callaway titleAfter posting a nine-stroke margin of victory in Lewisburg the previous day, th
Roane eyes Callaway title
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
After posting a nine-stroke margin of victory in Lewisburg the previous day, the Raiders went right back on the attack Wednesday during the Capital City Classic at Big Bend Golf Course. Caleb Moore earned medalist honors after shooting 3-under-par 68... Read more
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WDIO Duluth
Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood to Host CMAs for 8th YearUpdated: 08/05/2015 1:28 PM Created: 08/05/2015 1:24 PM WDIO.com NASHVILLE, T
Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood to Host CMAs for 8th Year
WDIO Duluth / Posted 25 days ago
Updated: 08/05/2015 1:28 PM Created: 08/05/2015 1:24 PM WDIO.com NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Country stars Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley will return to host the Country Music Association Awards on ABC this fall for an eighth straight year. The... Read more
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