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John Wharff

Many nights the bedtime story was told through a transistor radio as Big John called the games. I’m a proud 2nd generation broadcaster, slyly directed into journalism by my old man when he realized a pro athletic career wasn’t in my future. I think I peaked as an athlete at about age 7, but it was a special year with the tee ball Cardinals. And yes, that’s how I became a lifelong St. Louis Cardinal fan (Bob Gibson and Lou Brock were icing on the cake).
 
I attended Journalism Camps at Ball State when other kids were going to football and basketball camps. In retrospect a good move, because I’m still very much in the game, without having to worry about concussions.
 

Sanitary Sewer Repairs on 751 Glendale Road

The Marietta Wastewater Department will be making a sanitary sewer repair in front of 751 Glendale Road on Tuesday, October 24th, 2017.

 

Eleven Seniors Make Up Marietta College's Homecoming Court

Marietta College's student body will begin voting for the 2017 Homecoming king and queen on Thursday, October 19th during the lunch and dinner hours at Gilman Dining Hall.

 
Scoreboard for Tuesday, October 17, 2017
  • NBA

    Boston Celtics

    99

    Cleveland Cavaliers

    102