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Final four is set

A.J. Ganger Sports Writer   It’s the time of year where the field of 68 teams in the NCAA tournament is narrowed down to just four teams. This year’s tournament has been just like every other tournament to come before it. There have been surprises and upsets all through out the tournament. Game winning, buzzer-beating, game-tying shots have all been a part of the tournament with the occasional Cinderella team dancing its way to victory. Take the Florida Gulf Coast team who came into this tournament and shocked the world by…

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Holy day of obligation: first day of March Madness

Scott Duncan Staff Writer   Wilmington, Ohio –In the Roman Catholic church there exists a suggested guideline, followed by most active church members, that states that all church faithful must attend on Sundays and on all Holy Days of Obligation.   Holy Days of Obligation are special dates on the church calendar that include, but are not limited to, Christmas, All Saints Day and Good Friday.  Often times in our modern American society these occasions have become holidays at both offices and schools; regardless of what day of the week…

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Hairston’s first weeks at Wilmington

Scott Duncan Staff Writer     Wilmington, OH –The Wilmington College athletic department announced on December 19 that the new head football coach would be Stacey Hairston.  Hairston, a former Ohio Athletic Conference football player and a player for both the Cleveland Browns and Dallas Cowboys, has since had time to become acclimated with the city of Wilmington, the college and the Quaker football team.  Fresh out of a Defensive Coordinator position at Bluefield College, in Virginia, Hairston is excited about being in Wilmington. “I’ve been out to some restaurants and down…

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