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Considering the back-to-back games Clay’s football team endured on Aug. 29 and Sept. 5, Coach Mike Donnelly admitted he and his squad could use an old-fashioned blowout victory.

"It would help,” Donnelly said. “I know mentally we’re a little tired and we have some people who are nicked up. If we could get a break, we would welcome it, but we don’t get it in the first six weeks. We just have to keep plugging away.”

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Corey Bettenbrock (Eastwood) began his college football career Saturday as his 16th-ranked Division III Ohio Northern University Polar Bears opened the season under fifth-year head coach Dean Paul Saturday, September 13 at eighth-ranked North Central (Ill.).

Bettenbrock is a freshman majoring in manufacturing technology at ONU and is the son of Beth McCowin and Thomas Bettenbrock, both of Pemberville.

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The Detroit Pistons announced that its Tipoff Tour will come to International Park in East Toledo September 18.

The tour will include Pistons Coach Michael Curry, Vice President of Basketball Operations Scott Perry, guards Rodney Stuckey and Arron Afflalo and broadcasters George Blaha and Greg Kelser.

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Giving money to people along road

Do you feel compelled to give money to people holding signs along the road asking for money?
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