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By Cecilia FoxRecord Herald Writerceciliaafox@gmail.comBETHEL TOWNSHIP - It was a night of big discussions for Bethel schools Monday, including the upcoming levy, facilities planning, the purchase of new textbooks, and updating the district’s website.On May 6, residents will decide on funding for a new addition to and renovation of the district’s school buildings. If the 7.94 mill levy passes, it will generate $22 million dollars for much needed renovations and added classroom spaces.

 

TC’s Williams tosses perfect game

Staff ReportsTROY — After a lack of action thanks to the weather, Troy Christian made up for it Thursday with some perfection.Jacob Williams — who had been sitting out with an injury since the first game of the year — returned in stellar fashion, throwing a perfect game against Emmanuel Christian as the Eagles (3-3, 3-0 Metro Buckeye Conference) put away a 12-0 win in five innings.Williams struck out four in the game, walked none, gave up no ...

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Butler wins the battle

By Josh BrownSports EditorTROY — Before their first set was even over, Troy’s Luke Oaks and Butler’s Justin Kopronica knew their match would be the deciding factor — maybe even in the whole Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division.After an hour and a half, all four other matches were complete, the teams were even at 2-2 … and the tiebreaker at first singles was knotted up at 10-10.

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Mother who ran off with child extradited, charged, released

By Will E Sanderswsanders@civitasmedia.comTROY — A Dayton woman who fled to Las Vegas with her 4-year-old daughter after losing custody of the child was arraigned this week in Miami County Municipal Court after her extradition.Eva O. Villamor-Goubeaux, 38, was given a recognizance bond following her video arraignment in court Wednesday on one felony count of interference with custody.While out on bond she is to have no contact with the victim ...

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League showdowns: area teams get big Ws

Staff ReportsSIDNEY — After a disappointing loss on Monday at home, the Troy Trojans came up big when they needed to Wednesday at Sidney.Alex Magoteaux scored the eventual winning run on an error in the top of the sixth inning, and Zach Kendall pitched a complete game, working his way out of tough spots in both the sixth and seventh innings to preserve a 3-2 victory at Sidney in Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division play to salvage a split of the series....

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Overcoming adversity

By Josh BrownSports EditorTROY —A baserunning miscue that kept a three-run top-of-the sixth inning from being even bigger.A two-run homer that put them down by one after six innings.A questionable infield fly call in the top of the seventh that would have loaded the bases with no outs had it not happened.

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The past is past

CINCINNATI (AP) — That playoff loss in Pittsburgh last year? Johnny Cueto never thought about it much. So getting a chance to shut out the Pirates in a rematch wasn’t any more special. Not to him, anyway.Cueto pitched his third career shutout against the team that beat him in the NL wild card game, and Joey Votto hit a two-run homer that led the Cincinnati Reds over the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 Wednesday for their first winning series this season....

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Phyllis Mae Layman

CROTON, Ohio — Phyllis Mae Layman, age 85, of Croton, OH, longtime resident of Bradford, OH died Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at her daughter’s home in Croton.

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Troy resident named to state board

TROY — D.J. Gayhart was recently elected to the state board of People First of Ohio, a statewide organization that helps set up local chapters for people with disabilities who are self-advocates. These chapters work on local issues by talking with others about their needs and rights with people in their communities.

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MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut

NEW YORK (AP) — Marking the 67th anniversary of the day Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s color barrier, Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Commissioner Bud Selig for the strides the sport has taken in minority opportunities over the past two decades. Jackson traveled to baseball’s 1992 winter meetings to criticize its lack of minorities in management, and he pushed for change.

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Doubters gonna doubt

COLUMBUS (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets don’t mind all the doubters. In fact, they almost welcome them.“People were waiting for us to falter, kind of waiting to say, ‘I told you so,’” coach Todd Richards said of his team’s season. “And this team never did.”Saddled with years of losing, bad trades and awful draft picks, the Blue Jackets also get it that almost no one thinks they have a shot against th...

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Former TDN photographer wins Pulitzer

By David FongRegional Sports Content ManagerNAIROBI, Kenya — In a career filled with close calls, death-defying escapes, kidnappings and the constant threat of danger, Sept. 21, 2013, was supposed to be a quiet, relaxing day for Tyler Hicks.It didn’t turn out that way.

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Pirates beat Reds in suspended game

Editor’s note: Tuesday night’s originally-scheduled game was not complete at time of press.CINCINNATI (AP) — Andrew McCutchen doubled and came around on Russell Martin’s single in the seventh inning on Tuesday, giving the Pittsburgh Pirates an 8-7 victory over the Cincinnati Reds in the completion of a game that spanned two days and 10 home runs. The NL Central rivals put on a record-setting show Monday night before the game was susp...

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Night and day

Staff ReportsTROY — It was like night and day for the Troy baseball and softball teams on Monday.Hosting Sidney in a Greater Western Ohio Conference North Division matchup, the Trojan softball team had a solid day hitting all-around and got a couple of clutch defensive plays — including stopping the potential go-ahead run at the plate in the top of the sixth — and held on for a 7-6 victory at Market Street Diamond.The baseball team, on the ot...

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Snow in April cancels Tuesday’s games

Staff ReportsMIAMI COUNTY — As if there needed to be more reason to be depressed on “Tax Day.”Tuesday’s high school athletics in Miami County were all canceled after Monday night’s rains — which turned into snow that actually accumulated overnight in the middle of April. Mixed with the chilly temperatures on Tuesday, there was simply no way games could be played.Troy baseball and softball’s games at Sidney were postpon...

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Ex-coach carried on ‘perverted’ sexual relationship with underage player for years

By Will E Sanderswsanders@civitasmedia.comTROY — A former soccer coach will spend the next two years in prison for sexually battering a former female teen-aged player on his team, a common pleas court judge ruled on Monday.Jeffrey S. Walden, 46, of Knoxville, Tenn., was convicted of two counts of sexual battery, third-degree felonies, after a March 3 plea bargain where he pleaded no contest and was found guilty of the charges. The plea agreement also sti...

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Arbor Day events planned in TC

TIPP CITY — Tipp City Tree Board is planning a whole week of events this week in celebration of Arbor Day on April 25.Last week, Mayor Pat Hale made an Arbor Day presentation at the April 14 council meeting.This week, in the government center lobby there will be videos running through the day and pamphlets available on display table. Coloring sheets for children will be available.There will be a display of Tree City USA plaques and flag displayed, along ...

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