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Burleson shows he has some big plays left in him - Canton Repository
Nate Burleson, Miles Austin, Andrew Hawkins and Travis Benjamin are the four Browns receivers with the best NFL résumés. But all four had injury issues last year. Burleson was the ... Nate Burleson, Miles Austin, Andrew Hawkins and Travis Benjamin are ...
Browns notebook: Pettine tempers Manziel praise - Canton Repository
Mike Pettine saw from field level what a few million people witnessed on highlight shows. “Johnny (Manziel) pulled a rabbit out of the hat a couple of times, as he is known to do,” Pettine said. The Browns’ head coach doesn’t always enjoy the trick.
OHIO STATE PREVIEW: Urban Meyer counting on 'brotherhood' without Braxton Miller - Canton Repository
Maybe it was supposed to be like this. Maybe, because everything Ohio State has done to prepare for the 2014 football season has been about preparing for adversity, the Buckeyes would have to find some of that adversity at some point. No one figured it ...
Homeless man charged in beating death of Massillon man in Canton - Canton Repository
Police named a suspect Friday in the Aug. 20 beating death of a Massillon man. Anthony M. Cook, 42, homeless, is charged with aggravated murder and aggravated robbery. Police served Cook with the warrants at the Stark County Jail, where he was being held ...
Minerva's record-setter ready for more - Canton Repository
The statistician for the Minerva boys soccer team better keep the school record book handy. More of it may need to be rewritten during high-scoring forward Tyler Stewart’s senior year. Stewart came into the season just four goals short of the school ...
Motorcyclist injured in crash - Canton Repository
A motorcyclist was seriously injured Friday afternoon in a crash on Hill Church Street SE near the intersection with Lotz Avenue. William E. Carrick Sr., 73, of Carrollton, was riding east on Hill Church at about 1:45 p.m. when he lost control of his black ...
Former Polar Bear leading the way for next generation - Canton Repository
It’s been a turn of the century since Jen Meister ruled the baseline for the Jackson Polar Bears. Meister was a two-time state doubles qualifier who last teamed with her sister, Andrea, as a senior in 1999 before heading to the University of Toledo on ...
UN says Syria refugees top 3 million mark - Canton Repository
GENEVA — The civil war in Syria has forced 3 million people out of the country, including more than a million people who fled in the past year, creating a crisis that the U.N. refugee agency said requires the biggest operation in its 64-year history.
Pro-Russia separatists in control of coastal town - Canton Repository
NOVOAZOVSK, Ukraine — Pro-Russia separatists, relaxed and well-equipped, held firm control on Friday of the strategic coastal town of Novoazovsk, a day after Ukraine claimed tanks and armored vehicles had invaded from Russia. Associated Press reporters ...
Stark State may get $1.5 million for one-stop student center - Canton Repository
Stark State College might see another $1.5 million in state funding to build a one-stop student center, according to a news release. The grant comes from $16 million recommended this week by the Ohio Board of Regents for construction projects that support ...