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It is funny how things in life have ways of correcting themselves. Just last week I was writing about how fans had seemed to have lost their minds and were behaving badly at sporting events.

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With my apologies and gratitude to the Steve Miller band, the times in my life just keep on slipping into the future.

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When the forecast first broke for Tuesday this week of mid-April there was snow in the forecast.

So I announce this to the DeSilver household and then have to show my phone to everyone, as know one believed me.

From left, Helen Kate, 8; Caleb, 11; and Joshua Belew, 9, stand proudly at the top of a hay pile while enjoying a day outdoors with their parents.

Constant achy joints, fingers and a back riddled with pain. Eight years ago, this was me. The aches never relented; they were simply restrained. I lived my life in a perpetual state of need — need of relief. So, I decided to do what I had never done before — submit. I gave in to the pain.

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For the second year in a row, the Lawton Speedway will host the World of Outlaw Sprint cars on Friday, April 16.

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My high school choir teacher once said, “The only thing constant is change.” This is a variation of a quote from a Greek philosopher who pondered change over 2,000 years ago. Even then it was subject to discussion. Change exists and accepting it has always been a difficult thing for me.

Jay (Hi Ho) DeSilver Sports Editor

Now don’t get me wrong, there is nothing like the atmosphere of a major ballpark or sporting venue but I do like the smaller minor league sport venues.

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It has already been quite an unusual beginning for sports for 2021. Between the pandemic and now Punxsutawney Phil’ prediction of six more weeks of winter coming through, sports schedules have taken a beating. All of the Wrestling Regional Tournaments that were scheduled for Friday and Saturday,

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