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April 30, 2016 - 12:13am
13 weeks 6 hours ago

 BEREA, Ohio (AP) — After considering another trade, the Cleveland Browns selected Oklahoma State defensive end Emmanuel Ogbah with the No. 32 overall pick in the NFL draft.

The first selection in the second round brought offers from other teams, but the Browns, who twice traded down in the first round, stayed put and grabbed Ogbah, an edge rusher who had 13 sacks last season and 24 in the past two years.

The 6-foot-4, 273-pound Ogbah should improve Cleveland's pass...

April 29, 2016 - 11:51pm
19 hours 53 sec ago

Saturday night was supposed to be race night in Muskingum County, but there's been a change of plans.

Donnie Moran has cancelled the race due to predicted rain in the area. The new opening night for the track is now Saturday, May 21. 

Make sure to tune in Saturday night for the full story on Moran's new role as the track's full-time promoter.

April 29, 2016 - 11:48pm
19 hours 1 min ago

HIGH SCHOOL SCOREBOARD

BASEBALL

TRI-VALLEY 9
MAYSVILLE 1

COSHOCTON 6
ZANESVILLE 4

DOVER 12
ROSECRANS 5

JOHN GLENN 15
CAMBRIDGE 2

PHILO 4
WEST MUSKINGUM 5

MORGAN 5
NEW LEXINGTON 4
(14 INNINGS)

NEW LEXINGTON 0
MORGAN 1

SOFTBALL

COSHOCTON 11...

April 29, 2016 - 11:35pm
13 weeks 7 hours ago

One day after three Buckeyes were drafted in the top 10 and five in the first round, the Scarlet and Gray train kept rolling in Chicago.

Five Bucks heard their names called in the second and third rounds combined, giving Ohio State a record-setting 10 picks in the first two days of the draft.

Wide receiver Michael Thomas and safety Vonn Bell were taken by the same team in the second round. The New Orleans Saints drafted Thomas 47th overall and Bell 61st overall.

The Buffalo...

April 29, 2016 - 12:23am
13 weeks 1 day ago

Five Ohio State Buckeyes attended the first round of the NFL draft in Chicago and the handful got the result it was hoping for.

Joey Bosa (3), Ezekiel Elliot (4) and Eli Apple (10) were drafted in the top 10, while Taylor Decker (16) and Darron Lee (20) also found landing spots.

The San Diego Chargers selected Bosa with the third overall pick, making the defensive end the first non-quarterback taken off the board.

With the next pick, the Dallas Cowboys pulled the trigger on...

April 29, 2016 - 12:12am
13 weeks 1 day ago

HIGH SCHOOL SCOREBOARD

BASEBALL

JOHN GLENN 0
ZANESVILLE 2

TRI-VALLEY 3
NEW LEXINGTON 1

MILLERSPORT 2
SHERIDAN 4

SOFTBALL

TRI-VALLEY 21
NEW LEXINGTON 2

PHILO 5
WEST MUSKINGUM 1

April 29, 2016 - 12:09am
13 weeks 1 day ago

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — The Cleveland Browns, who last week traded out of the No. 2 spot and a chance to pick a potential franchise quarterback, made another deal before selecting Baylor wide receiver Corey Coleman with the No. 15 overall pick in the NFL draft.

On the clock for the first time Thursday night, Cleveland's new front office sent the No. 8 pick and a sixth-rounder this season to Tennessee in exchange for No. 15, a third-rounder (No. 76) and a second-round pick next year....

April 29, 2016 - 12:07am
13 weeks 1 day ago

CINCINNATI (AP) — After being shut out of the top receivers, the Bengals took cornerback William Jackson III from Houston with the 24th overall pick in the NFL draft on Thursday night.

Cincinnati needed a receiver after losing Marvin Jones and Mohamed Sanu to free agency. The Bengals signed Brandon LaFell, but need someone else as well. They got shut out when the Texans, Redskins and Vikings all took receivers in the three spots ahead of them.

It's the third time in the...

April 29, 2016 - 12:05am
13 weeks 1 day ago

 PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers took Miami cornerback Artie Burns with the 25th overall pick in the NFL draft on Thursday night, the first cornerback taken by the club in the opening round in nearly 20 years.

The Steelers are looking to revamp a secondary that finished 30th in the league in pass defense in 2015, one of the few weak spots on a club that made the playoffs for a second straight season.

The 6-foot, 197-pound Burns gives Pittsburgh size, speed...

April 28, 2016 - 12:10am
19 hours 4 min ago

John Glenn defeated Philo in baseball and softball on Wednesday. The baseball team won, 4-3, while the softball team won, 8-2.

HIGH SCHOOL SCOREBOARD

BASEBALL

JOHN GLENN 4
PHILO 3

NEW PHILADELPHIA 2
ZANESVILLE 9

MAYSVILLE 12
TRI-VALLEY 2

WEST MUSKINGUM 0
SHERIDAN 10

MORGAN 4
NEW LEXINGTON 4
- WILL RESUME ON FRIDAY

COSHOCTON...

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