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Normandy: 71st D-Day Anniversary

PARIS (AP) — Allied veterans and families of their fallen comrades gathered Saturday at the U.S. cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach to mark the 71st anniversary of the… 62 more words

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Tuesday's high school girls results

Rachel MacCheyne finished with four goals and one assist to power No. 4 Webster Schroeder to a 10-8 win over No. 5 Rush-Henrietta in the quarterfinals of the Section V Class A girls lacrosse tournament on Monday. 617 more words


Prep roundup: Edgar baseball edges Pittsville

EDGAR – Camden Heidmann and Shawn Bunkelman combined on a three-hitter as Edgar beat Pittsville 4-3 in a nonconference baseball game Thursday.

Kaleb Wolf had a double and an RBI for the Wildcats. 1,109 more words


Sgt. Randy McConnell received 7 Purple Hearts, more than any other living soldier

Randy McConnell of Nokomis, Fla. received seven Purple Hearts, more than any other living American soldier, for six months of intensive fighting with the 101st Airborne Division in Vietnam during the “Tet Offensive” in 1968. 1,817 more words

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Three prep events to watch this week

Softball: Chequamegon at Athens, 4:45 p.m., Monday: Athens is undefeated in the Marawood Conference North Division and handed Chequamegon its only loss of the conference season, beating the Screaming Eagles 9-6 on April 10. 231 more words


Prep roundup: Donahue leads Marshfield to win

MARSHFIELD – Tigers’ freshman Megan Donahue struck out 14 batters and walked just two to lead the Marshfield softball team to a 3-2 nonconference win Monday over Medford. 676 more words


Prep roundup: LaMonica’s hit lifts Merrill past SPASH

MERRILL – Chelsey LaMonica’s base hit to left with two outs in the seventh scored Cassandra Casper and gave Merrill a 3-2 win over Stevens Point Area Senior High in a Wisconsin Valley Conference softball game Thursday. 966 more words