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    McCarney's dad passes away

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    That's really too bad. From what I've heard from older members of the community, he was a very well-liked and respected police cheif, and just a good guy in general.


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    Re: McCarney's dad passes away

    i dont really like how they say that dan was fired in his dads obituary..



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    Re: McCarney's dad passes away

    Dan was the first coach to express his sympathy to my uncle (then associate head mens basketball coach) when my grandmohter passed away. he is a great guy and keep your thoughts and prayers with him and his family during this rough time.


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    Re: McCarney's dad passes away

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUclones33 View Post
    i dont really like how they say that dan was fired in his dads obituary..
    That's really interesting. Doesn't the family normally provide the obituary?



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    Re: McCarney's dad passes away

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUclones33 View Post
    i dont really like how they say that dan was fired in his dads obituary..
    Yeah, that was pretty thoughtless. It should have read something like, "assistant coach at the University of Iowa, before going on to head coach at Iowa State for # seasons".



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    Re: McCarney's dad passes away

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUclones33 View Post
    i dont really like how they say that dan was fired in his dads obituary..
    Who in the He** wrote that obit? Thats downright lowlife to mention that his son was fired in of all places the obituary.

    I'm sorry guys and gals but that bothers me. And is in very poor taste!



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    Re: McCarney's dad passes away

    Quote Originally Posted by mwitt View Post
    That's really interesting. Doesn't the family normally provide the obituary?
    Under the headline it says By the Press-Citizen, so it was probably written by someone at the paper. I guess no ground is sacred when it comes to taking pot shots at ISU...


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    Re: McCarney's dad passes away

    There's a better, longer article in today's paper

    press-citizen.com | Local News



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    Re: McCarney's dad passes away

    yeah that was pretty low, Even the rag said something along the lines of Dan stepping down after 12 years instead of being "fired".. some damn people



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