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Ripley County Basketball Hall of Fame

March 1, 2016
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In just a little over a month the 2016 class of the RCHOF Induction Banquet will be held at Milan High School. The five members of this year’s class are Roger Castner, Bruce Green, Cindy Lamping, Randy Meyer, and Ricky…

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Choices

February 29, 2016
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What type of basketball game do you like to watch? I am going to break it down into 4 categories. The first is watching your grandkids in grade school. The second is high school basketball. Number 3 is college basketball…

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The Good Side of Pro Football

February 26, 2016
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If Peyton Manning retires before next year, I am sure that his benevolent work will continue.  Just recently he and his agent arranged a special visit to a dying cancer victim.  So much is publicized about the spousal abuse, carousing,…

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Can I Impress You in 48 Hours?

February 25, 2016
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An NCAA visit for a prospective athlete is restricted to a 48-hour weekend.  In these 2 days you have to sway a young athlete that your school is the best for him or her.  In the case of Purdue, you are…

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Are Uneven Basketball Schedules Fair?

February 24, 2016
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If you have followed the Big Ten basketball season, you know that there is no longer a home (and home) schedule.  When there were only 10 teams, you played the other 9 at home and on the road each year. …

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Super Bowl 100

February 23, 2016
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In a Sports Illustrated article authored by C. Stone, he theorized what the Super Bowl would be like in 2066.  How much of it would be the same as this year’s Super Bowl.  He figured that it would be about…

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State Bound

February 22, 2016
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Congratulations to Coach Scott Smith and the Jac-Cen-Del Lady Eagles on their semi-state win over Vincennes Rivet 46-43.  This was the third straight semi-state for the Lady Eagles and their first championship.  They will play Argos in the state finals…

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Griff Whalen

February 19, 2016
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An article by Zak Keefer in the Indy Star talked about the reason Griff Whalen is in the NFL.  After all, when he graduated from Stanford the scouts said he was too small and too slow to play pro football. …

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The Ultimate Specialist

February 18, 2016
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Randy Choate is a left-handed pitcher with the St. Louis Cardinals.  Last year he appeared in 70 ball games.  In 51 of those 70 games he only faced one batter.  This means that Choate only pitched 27 1/3 innings.  What a…

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High School Basketball Scoring

February 17, 2016
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Recently the Batesville/East Central basketball game wound up with just 53 points being scored.  It is an example of many of the scores in basketball this year.  I have seen more 30-point games than 80-point games.  Why is this? I…

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Upcoming Events

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9:00 am Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 pm
Sarringhaus Benefit @ Knights of St. John Hall - Batesville
11:00 am Osgood Bricktoberfest @ Town of Osgood
Osgood Bricktoberfest @ Town of Osgood
Oct 1 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
OSGOOD, Ind. — The Town of Osgood, along with the support of local sponsors, will be hosting the 2nd Annual Bricktoberfest event on Saturday, October 1 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on the historic brick road located on Ripley…
4:00 pm Fish Fry @ Delaware Fire Department
Fish Fry @ Delaware Fire Department
Oct 1 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Delaware Community Volunteer Fire Department Inc. Fish Fry October 1, 2016 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Adults $9/Kids 12 and Under $5 Carryouts available 5254 N State Road 129 In Delaware just North of the intersection of State Road 129…