Saturday, September 3rd, 2016
By Gary R. Rasberry
FORT RECOVERY - The opening play of the game by Fort Loramie's Jake Ward proved to be the only highlight of the game for the Redskins.
Fort Recovery stopped Ward from scoring - and the Indians had many highlights of their own after that.
The Indians shut down the Redskins after Ward's 61-yard run and improved to 2-0 with a 32-0 victory in the home opener on Friday night at Barrenbrugge Park. [More]
Obituaries on September 3rd, 2016
Ronald "Joe" Fry, age 60 of Hamilton, passed away at Mercer Health Hospital on Sunday, August 28, 2016. [More]
Helen Resler Hanger passed away, October 22, 2015.
Born in Fort Recovery, Ohi [More]
Herbert May age 70, Portland, passed away Friday morning at his residence.
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Kevin J. Timmerman, 51, St. Henry, OH and formerly of Fort Recovery, OH, died September 1, 2016 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, IN. [More]
Louis William "Louie" Hendricks, 49, St. Marys, Ohio, died Sept. 2, 2016, in Co [More]
Local pictures on September 3rd, 2016
Subscriber stories on September 3rd, 2016
Lake Campus has role in effort
CELINA - Lori Martensen's task is to get future doctors interested in practicing medicine in rural areas.
She is taking on the challenge as director of Wright State University's Boonshoft School of Medicine's Wright Rural Health Initiative.
FORT RECOVERY - A futuristic look is coming to town - at least for Sunday.
The Pulse/Litestar Car Group will take a group of vehicles to the Fort R
ROCKFORD - The Spencerville football team rode the bus into Rockford for Friday night's game with Parkway.
Once on the field, three Bearcat players ran like buses through the Panther defense.
MARIA STEIN - Two touchdowns in a span of 14 seconds toward the end of the first half helped Marion Local turn a battle between perennial football powers into an overwhelming 36-0 victory over McComb on Friday night at Booster Stadium.
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
Ryan Harter's second touchdown of the game with 1:55 left in the fourth quarter lifted Celina to a 12-7 win over Elida in the Western Buckeye League opener at Kraft Stadium in Elida.
Area Football Roundup
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
The New Bremen Cardinals scored the first 32 points of the game and never looked back as they started the season 2-0 for the first time since 2004 with a 45-20 win over Holgate on Friday night at Cardinals Stadium.
MINSTER - Last week, the Minster Wildcats unveiled a running game which featured quarterback Jared Huelsman rushing for 211 yards.
This week the l
Western Buckeye League Roundup
Compiled by Colin Foster and Gary R. Rasberry
Julius Fisher ran for 102 yards and two scores, Eric Spicer had 102 rushing yards of his own to go along with a 39-yard reception touchdown, as the St. Marys Roughriders rolled to a 46-6 road victory over the Van Wert Cougars at Eggerss Stadium.