[We're re-running this story from September. We couldn't stand having that mugshot at the top of the page any longer. Much better to have a reminder of how beloved Ed Thomas--the coach, the teacher, and the man--truly was.--OPS]
We, like every other self-respecting blog, take an occasional shot at ESPN. That being said, we have to give credit where credit is due. If you don't have chills down your back and a lump in your throat while watching this E:60 segment on Aplington-Parkersburg football in the aftermath of this spring's tornado, you probably don't have a soul.