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Coach Glenn Owens thought it would be a good idea to give Gibsonburg’s boys and girls track teams some added motivation to win this year’s Toledo Area Athletic Conference meet, which was held last Saturday at Gibsonburg.

The Golden Bears were shooting for their second straight TAAC boys’ title, while the girls were looking to unseat Toledo Christian for the top spot. So what did Owens do? He gave the go-ahead for the girls to put up a sign counting down the number of days before the TAAC meet.

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Eastwood track runs to two league championships

Eastwood won both the boys and girls Northern Buckeye Conference track and field championships, held at Fostoria Memorial Stadium.

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Sometimes the name just seems to fit the athlete.

LeBron looks like a LeBron, and Michael Jordan looked like an M.J. in his heyday.

So how do you explain Clay junior Grace Winckowski? The Eagles’ standout hurdler said she got her first name because “my parents just liked that name.” She added, “It doesn’t fit, because I’m very clumsy.”

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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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