Browns Pro Bowl tackle Thomas injures leg

BEREA — Joe Thomas screamed and crumpled to the ground in pain. In an instant, a routine morning practice for the Browns turned much more signif...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Ohio State starts practice for 2015

Ohio State starts practice for 2015

COLUMBUS — On the first day of practice for Ohio State’s football team on Monday, Braxton Miller got a new number, Cardale Jones won a coi...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Rio’s water blamed for rowing team’s illness

Rio’s water blamed for rowing team’s illness

RIO DE JANEIRO — Thirteen rowers on the 40-member U.S. team came down with stomach illness at the World Junior Rowing Championships — a tr...

August 11th, 2015 |  



Bettis leads eclectic Hall of Fame class

CANTON (AP) — The humbled men in gold jackets entering football immortality were unmistakable. So was the endless sea of twirling yellow Terribl...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Repeating a reality but left unspoken for 2015 Buckeyes

Repeating a reality but left unspoken for 2015 Buckeyes

Like the name of the state just to the north of Toledo, the word “defend,” as in defending national champion, will not be part of Urban Me...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Lowry wins Bridgestone for a world title

AKRON — With no mistakes and two great escapes from the trees, Shane Lowry of Ireland introduced himself on a world stage Sunday by winning the ...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Hall of Famer Frank Gifford dies at 84

Hall of Famer Frank Gifford dies at 84

NEW YORK — From the football field to the broadcast booth, Frank Gifford was a star.And a winner.An NFL championship in 1956 with the New York G...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Rodeo stars shine at State Fair

Rodeo stars shine at State Fair

Garret Buhle, a student at Tolles Career & Technical Center, competes in the bull riding event at the Ohio High School Rodeo Association event hel...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Area golf teams open 2015 season

The Madison County fall sports season got started late last week as area high school golf teams took advantage of nice weather and opened their season...

August 10th, 2015 |  


High school schedule

Tuesday, Aug. 11Boys golfJonathan Alder at MOAC Invitational at Oakhaven Golf Course, 8 a.m.West Jefferson at Fairbanks Panther Invitational, 8 a.m.Gi...

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