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HARLAN, Ia. — Creston/Orient-Macksburg’s football players walked onto the turf at Harlan’s Merrill Field in a group Friday, with team captains leading the way, holding hands.
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“Where my dogs at?” A player shouted. The rest of the team barked in reply.

As the Panthers neared the visitor sideline, one of them raised a red flag with a school logo