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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.
 

Wayne Seeking Comments

Wayne National Forest is seeking comments on a proposal that would change recreation fees for visitors.

 

Decker Cited for Wreckless Operation

MPD responded to a report of an SUV spinning Donuts at Buckeye Park.

 
Scoreboard for Wednesday, March 22, 2017
  • College Baseball

    Denison

    6

    Marietta College

    2

    NBA

    Cleveland Cavaliers

    113

    Denver Nuggets

    126

  • NHL

    Toronto Maple Leafs

    5

    Columbus Blue Jackets

    2