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Why Ohio is Losing Interest in High School Football

Boston Public Library / Flickr Football is losing ground. While still the most popular high school sport in the U.S., its numbers are shrinking. The latest survey from the National Federation of State High School Associations counted 1,088,158 players on 11-member teams nationwide. That’s down 2 percent since the 2009-2010 school year. In Ohio, where [...]

Do High School Football Teams Really Need Their Own Specialty License Plates?

Tony Alter / Flickr What do you get the high school football team that already has its own live tiger cub mascot? Perhaps its own state-sanctioned state license plate? Only if you’re Massillon. This week the Ohio House approved a bill that would create special “Massillon Tiger Football Booster Club” license plates  inscribed with words selected [...]

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