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On one of the few warm days this spring, Attica hosted Covington in softball in a game that had to go to extra innings to decide the winner.

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Covington hosted Attica in baseball and came away with a second win in as many contests as the Trojans won 12-2 after defeating the Red Ramblers on their home field by a 12-0 score two days earlier.

EDITOR’S NOTE: Booking information is provided by the Monroe County Jail. These are preliminary charges and may change as cases are processed. To follow a court case, search the state’s court records at

Police late Wednesday night arrested a man accused of threatening and robbing an ex-girlfriend at her apartment two weeks ago. Police report they found the man inside the same ex-girlfriend’s apartment.

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