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Fremont Speedway crowned Byron Reed (410 sprints), Stuart
Brubaker (305 sprints) and Jim McGrath (dirt trucks) the 2008 champions
during the annual awards banquet Saturday, Nov. 1.

Brubaker, a Gibsonburg High grad from Helena, was joined in Fremont’s top 10 lists by fellow Gibsonburg racer Craig Mintz and Woodville racer Andy Maynard.

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No, it’s not too likely that he’ll ever go on to lead a top NFL team to three big-time professional football league championships, like near-mythical Native American gridder Jim Thorpe did while with the legendary Canton Bulldogs in the early 1900s.

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Undefeated and state-ranked Genoa may be getting all the publicity as it continues on a playoff journey, but locally the top offensive individual numbers go to Clay and Northwood.

Of course, the Comets and Eastwood Eagles have high numbers, too, especially when counting the numbers of athletes that can make plays and get on the gridiron stat board.

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 CommonPeople1

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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