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Opinion

August 30, 2013

LEVINE: Be ready for upcoming elections

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Now, all those items are in the voters’ hands. Don’t let the opportunity to make a change in the community slip through your fingers.

Football picks

Football is back. And that means readers can go to www.clintonherald.com and participate in the annual College Football Pick ‘em sweepstakes. I’ll make picks each week in my column and you can compare yours against mine.

This week’s picks include:

Purdue at Cincinnati; FIU at Maryland; Mississippi State vs. Oklahoma State; Temple at Notre Dame; Syracuse at Penn State; BYU at Virginia; Northern Illinois at Iowa; Alabama vs. Virginia Tech; Washington State at Auburn; Kentucky at Western Kentucky; Texas State at Southern Miss; LSU at TCU; Georgia vs. Clemson; Rice at Texas A&M; Massachusetts at Wisconsin; Southern Illinois at Illinois; Miami of Ohio at Marshall; Wofford at Baylor; William and Mary at West Virginia; Louisiana-Monroe at Oklahoma; Toledo at Florida; Central Michigan at Michigan; Austin Peay at Tennessee; New Mexico State at Texas; Villanova at Boston College; UNI at Iowa State.

• Winners are in bold

Scott Levine is the Associate Editor of the Clinton Herald. He can be reached at scottlevine@clintonherald.com.

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