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Due to the Trojan Bowl not quite being game ready, the Atlantic seventh grade football game scheduled for Thursday will be moved to Creston. Game time is 5:45 pm.

On Sept. 14 officers with the Atlantic Police arrested Paul Jordan, 59, of Temple, Texas, for public intoxication. Jordan was taken into custody, transported to the Cass County Jail, booked in and held.

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Due to the Trojan Bowl not quite being game ready, the Atlantic seventh grade football game scheduled for Thursday will be moved to Creston. Game time is 5:45 pm.

On Sept. 14 officers with the Atlantic Police arrested Paul Jordan, 59, of Temple, Texas, for public intoxication. Jordan was taken into custody, transported to the Cass County Jail, booked in and held.

On Sept. 14, deputies with the Cass County Sheriff’s Office arrested Daryl D Armstrong, 60, of Anita, on two Sheriff’s Office warrants for violation of a no contact order. Armstrong was taken …

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