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Black Lives Matter
Quaker abolitionist August Wattles led 15 black families north from Cincinnati in 1835 after race riots erupted due to the passage of an 1807 law that required the registration of black people to discourage black settlement.
CELINA - The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Mercer County increased by 12 on Friday, raising the county's total to 783.
In Auglaize County, 10 new confirmed cases increased that county's total to 392.
Bulldogs rally to beat Redskins in opener
By GARY R. RASBERRY
CELINA - If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
After having two apparent touchdowns called back on penalties in the third quarter, the Celina Bulldogs made sure they got it right when time was tight.
FORT RECOVERY - The Marion Local football team did "what Flyers do," in coach Tim Goodwin's words.
Fort Recovery did what it shouldn't do against good teams: turn the ball over.
COLDWATER - The Coldwater defense set the tone with a first-quarter safety and went on to shut out the visiting St. Henry Redskins 21-0 Friday night at Cavalier Stadium.
Compiled by Gary R. Rasberry
St. Marys took the lead for good midway through the third quarter to open the 2020 season with a 27-7 win over Bath on Friday at Bath Stadium.