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The Herald, Weekender, October 25-26, 2014

Saturday, October 25, 2014 1:00 AM
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Royals revisit 1985 glory

Friday, October 24, 2014 7:23 PM
The World Series has been a long time coming for the Kansas City Royals. Twenty-nine years, in fact. Nearly three decades since the Royals were the last team standing. The squad on top of the world. A baseball powerhouse. The Royals went from being t ...READ MORE


Friday, October 24, 2014 7:27 PM
Omar Infante, second baseman for the Kansas City Royals, throws to powerhouse Eric Hosmer at first Wednesday during Game 2 of the World Series in Kansas City. Infante scored his first home of the postseason Wednesday in the sixth inning of the matchu ...READ MORE


Friday, October 24, 2014 7:27 PM
Walt and Carol Dengel pose Wednesday before Game 2 of the World Series at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City. The duo saw the Royals win over the San Francisco Giants 7-2. Walt Dengel also attended Game 6 of the 1985 World Series at then-Royals Stadium. ...READ MORE


Friday, October 24, 2014 7:26 PM
Kansas City’s Steve Balboni hits an RBI single with one out in the bottom of the second inning during game one of the 1985 World Series at Royals Stadium. Balboni’s base hit was the first run of the 1985 series. (Photo courtesy of the Kan ...READ MORE


Friday, October 24, 2014 7:26 PM
Kansas City Royals fans greet designated hitter Billy Butler at the dugout Wednesday night after delivering an RBI in the bottom of the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants in Game 2 of the World Series in Kansas City. Known by fans as &ldqu ...READ MORE


Man called ‘local hero’ after hotel fire escape

Friday, October 24, 2014 7:21 PM
Jena Utterback said she and her fiance, Jon White, didn’t get too concerned when they heard the fire alarm Thursday afternoon at Hotel Savoy. The Princeton residents were visiting with one of Utterback’s good friends, Sarai Lee, whose in- ...READ MORE


Daily Report for October 24, 2014

Friday, October 24, 2014 6:26 PM
Hospital Notes Admissions • Wednesday: Seabrook Witherspoon, Garnett; Sherry Wolken, Ottawa. Dismissals • Wednesday: Vicki Dowdy, Ottawa. Franklin County Jail Police Department Arrests • 10:41 a.m. Wednesday, 800 block of South Olive S ...READ MORE


No clowning: Pieces of history could be yours for the right price

Friday, October 24, 2014 5:16 PM
A “dead” clown ... just in time for Halloween. Formerly attached to playground equipment in Forest Park, 320 N. Locust St., two separate metal pieces depicting a clown and a scarecrow now are up for auction. Both have a special, if somewh ...READ MORE


Friday, October 24, 2014 5:22 PM
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Friday, October 24, 2014 5:21 PM
A “dead” clown head sits atop a swingset in Forest Park, 320 N. Locust St., in June 2011. The clown piece, along with a scarecrow head, is being auctioned by the City of Ottawa to raise funds for playground improvements at the park. Biddi ...READ MORE


Latest political ads show campaigns’ negative reality

Friday, October 24, 2014 3:40 PM
In every political season, the televised mudslinging by most candidates is terrible, but this political cycle seems to be an all-time worst, at least here in Kansas. During presidential elections, we’re bombarded with negative ads, which go on ...READ MORE


RACKAWAY: Roberts might have overstayed welcome

Friday, October 24, 2014 3:40 PM
Americans usually celebrate brilliant political careers. Long-tenured U.S. representatives and senators get buildings named after them at universities, hospitals or in Washington D.C. Storied legislators take victory laps during their final campaigns ...READ MORE


LARSON: Domestic violence: How will you respond?

Friday, October 24, 2014 3:39 PM
When hearing situations of survivors who have experienced abuse in a relationship, many people would respond, “I would never stay with an abuser. I would never let someone talk to me like that.” It’s frustrating to see a friend, rel ...READ MORE


CHICKEN SOUP FOR THE SOUL: Evolutionary advantage: A divorcee gets a fresh start

Friday, October 24, 2014 3:38 PM
Novelist Margaret Atwood has called storytelling “a very old human skill that gives us an evolutionary advantage.” Deborah K. Wood knows this to be true. She literally changed her life just by telling herself a different story about her l ...READ MORE


SERMON: Healing that money can’t buy

Friday, October 24, 2014 3:37 PM
Naaman was commander of the king of Aram’s army. He was a great man in the sight of his master, and was highly regarded because through him the Lord had given Aram victory. Naaman was a valiant soldier, but had leprosy. Bands from Aram had gone ...READ MORE


Kessinger teams dominate Southwestern

Friday, October 24, 2014 1:15 PM
The one team in the KCAC that has had trouble with Ottawa University during the tenure of Kent Kessinger is Southwestern. Kessinger owns a 9-1 advantage and six-game winning streak over the Moundbuilders. The Braves have mustered big offensive totals ...READ MORE


OU, KW vie for soccer title

Friday, October 24, 2014 1:13 PM
WINFIELD — A possible KCAC regular season championship is on the line today in Salina for the Ottawa University women’s soccer team. The Lady Braves (9-2-4, 5-0-1) play rival Kansas Wesleyan (10-5, 6-0), which has a 34-match KCAC winning ...READ MORE


OHS soccer clips Louisburg

Friday, October 24, 2014 1:12 PM
The Ottawa High School boys soccer team carved out a 4-1 win Thursday over Louisburg in Ottawa. The Cyclones received three goals from Connor Stepp. The senior has 18 goals this season. Stefan Foulke scored a goal and had two assists. “The gam ...READ MORE


Daw signs with OU wrestling

Friday, October 24, 2014 1:10 PM
Ottawa University women’s wrestling program signed Ottawa High School senior Sharissa Daw. She is a three-time Kansas State Wrestling participant, earning a state championship and runner-up finishes. Daw also earned four letters in cross countr ...READ MORE


WFMS spikers take third in league

Friday, October 24, 2014 1:09 PM
The West Franklin Middle School volleyball team finished third Saturday in the Flint Hills tournament. The Falcons (16-3) were the regular season league champs. In pool play, West Franklin defeated Herington and Lyndon ((25-11, 25-22), but lost to Co ...READ MORE


WMS football wins bowl game

Friday, October 24, 2014 1:06 PM
WELLSVILLE — The Wellsville Middle School seventh grade football team won the bowl game for third place with a 36-6 victory over Anderson County in Wellsville. Wellsville (5-2) won four straight games to finish the season.READ MORE


FRANCES MAE MCCANE

Friday, October 24, 2014 11:27 AM
Frances Mae McCane, 94, Wellsville, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at the Wellsville Retirement Community. Cremation was planned. Arrangements are through Wilson’s Funeral Home, Wellsville.READ MORE


ASK THE EBAY QUEEN: Why do I have to eat eBay refund cost?

Friday, October 24, 2014 4:00 AM
Dear eBay Queen: I don’t think I’ve read a column where you discussed the procedures for canceling a transaction on eBay. I think everyone should be aware of the new procedures on eBay for canceling an order or giving a refund. When you c ...READ MORE


SCHLAGECK: In praise of hunting

Friday, October 24, 2014 4:00 AM
During the early days of our country, settlers hunted out of necessity. While farming and trading provided them with a great deal of food, it wasn’t enough for sustenance. In order to survive, they hunted, fished and trapped wildlife where they ...READ MORE


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