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CHS CARE Team collecting items for local families

Cassie Nicholas, Carrollton Schools CARE Team coordinator, has received several requests asking how residents can help local Warrior families who might have food and living needs during this time. In response, the team will be collecting shelf-stable food items and paper products for families in need.  Items can be dropped off at the CARE Team building on 3rd St. NE, just past Carrollton elementary school. Nicholas will be available Wednesday

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Jimmy Birong, who gave the Warriors a win with a buzzer-beater shot Friday, cuts the net down following the sectional championship game.

Warriors top Cambridge on Birong’s buzzer beater; advance to district tournament

Jimmy Birong, an unsung hero for the Carrollton Warriors during the regular season, became the hero Saturday night when he drove down the middle of the lane and laid the ball into the net as time expired to give his team a 40-39 win over Cambridge and a sectional championship. The game was an intense defensive battle between the No. 9 seed Cambridge and the No. 8 seed Carrollton from

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Minerva senior Ethan Mueller (top) defeated Evan Lewis of Carrollton for the sectional title at 152 lbs.

Eight Minerva wrestlers qualify for district competition

The Minerva Lions won the Division II wrestling sectional Feb. 29 and qualified eight wrestlers to district competition this weekend.  Wrestlers earning championships include Andy Strader (106 lbs.), Jacob Norris (120 lbs.), Ethan Mueller (152 lbs.) and Jarrett Burress (285 lbs.) Other placers advancing include Trevor Slider (170 lbs.) and Logan Williams, second; Luke Chaddock (132 lbs.) and Khail Louive (160 lbs.), third; Nicholas Chaddock (145 lbs.) and Garrett Hilliard

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Twi wrestlers go head to head.

Eight Carrollton wrestlers earn district opportunities

Eight Carrollton wrestlers earned the opportunity to compete in district competition March 6 and 7 at Claymont High School after placing in the top four at sectional competition Feb. 29, also at Claymont. The team placed second with 194 points, behind Minerva with 200 points. The top four placers in each weight class advance to the district meet. Three Warriors earned championships: junior Brandon Brown (126 lbs.) and seniors, Nathan

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Jacelyn Griffith (left) runner-up and Alex Deaton, spelling bee winner.

Study time pays off for sixth grader; crowned spelling bee champion

Alex Deaton correctly spelled two words that could easily be used in the same sentence – athlete and bruise – to win the 2020 Carrollton Exempted Village School District Spelling Bee.  Deaton correctly spelled “athlete”, which runner-up Jacelyn Griffith misspelled, and then spelled “bruise” correctly to be become the winner.  It was the first spelling bee for the sixth-grade student, who advances to the Regional Spelling Bee March 7 at

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Lady Warriors Team Photo

Lady Warriors edge Lions by one pin; advance to state tournament

Carrollton edged out Minerva by one pin to grab the second qualifying spot for the Division II girls state bowling tournament this weekend at Wayne’s Webb in Columbus. Claymont won the team event with 3,396 points to earn the first qualifying spot during action at Sunrise Bowling Center in Zanesville Feb. 21. Carrollton finished second with 3,377 and Minerva a close third with 3,376. Harrison Central, Maysville and Riverview rounded

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Three winners of the spelling bee.

Malvern sixth grade student wins spelling bee

Sixth-grader Zoe Sikorsky was crowned champion of the Malvern Middle School Spelling Bee at Brown Local Schools.  She spelled the word “generation” correctly to capture the win. Gavin Peddicord placed second and Elijah Heropulos earned third place.  Other participants included sixth graders, Addison Mitchell, Amber Gray, Vivianne Poole and Jacob McClelland; seventh graders Jared Witherow, Lauren Brown, Van Foley and Ian Morrow; and eighth graders, Ethan Pistory, Alyssa Boni, Bella

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