Douglas County Football Preview: BACK ON THE FIELD
by E. Marcel Pourtout
mpourtout@neighbornewspapers.com
11:23 AM, Wednesday, August 20
Welcome to another season of high school football here in Douglas County. We’re mere days away from hundreds of young men putting on shoulder pads, strapping on helmets and competing for supremacy on the football gridiron. These athletes have been...

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