Jim Amrine set for retirement after more than five decades

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Following more than five decades in the sporting goods industry, Marietta resident Jim Amrine is ready for retirement. For the past 12 years, Amrine Awards & Apparel has been his home-based business, but he’s now leaving that in the hands of Marc and Sarah Coppernoll. “I’m still ...

Beverly/Lowell Post 389/750 ousted

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CAMBRIDGE — Mason Myers hit a bases-clearing triple to break a 6-6 tie in the top of the sixth and threw 4 2/3 strong innings of relief to lift St. Clairsville Post 159 to the Ohio District 11 Tournament final. Post 159 (18-7) brought nine players to Don Coss Field Thursday and rallied from ...

Bev-Low falls to Cambridge Post 84

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CAMBRIDGE — Cambridge Post 84 put itself in the driver’s seat in the District 11 Tournament with a 6-4 victory over Beverly/Lowell Post 389/750 Wednesday at Don Coss Field. Tied up at 4-all, Cambridge plated two runs in the top of the seventh. Hayden Loy punched a run-scoring single into ...

ALBRIGHT: Williamstown’s Allen a picture-perfect linebacker

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Football fans won’t have any problems guessing the position Williamstown’s Rickie Allen is playing this upcoming season. It’s — undoubtedly — linebacker. He’s just got the look. No, not the one Roxette sings about in “The Look.” First of all, this isn’t the 80s and ...

Cambridge ousts Post 64 from district tournament

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CAMBRIDGE — Marietta Post 64 presented St. Clairsville with a first-inning gift of a pair of runs and that proved to be all Post 159 needed as they rolled to a 13-1, five-inning win in an elimination game at the District 11 tournament at Don Coss Field in Cambridge Tuesday night. St. ...

OVAC All-Star football game set for Saturday

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BETHANY — As it pertains to OVAC All-Star camp, which is now in its second full day at Bethany College, a lot of work can get done in a short amount of time. Both coaches — Ohio’s Eric Huck and West Virginia’s B.J. Depew — hope that trend continues as they continue to prepare their ...