Parenting classes slated

OTTAWA — The Incredible Years, a series of free parenting classes for the parents, grandparents, guardians and caregivers of children birth to age 8, will begin Feb. 27 at the Putnam County Educational Service Center. The group will meet from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. every Thursday...

Pre-registration accepted for preschool

Early Discovery Preschools, operated through the Putnam County Educational Service Center, has begun pre-registration for next school year. Preschools are located in the elementary buildings of the Columbus Grove, Continental, Fort Jennings, Leipsic, and Miller City-New Cleveland...

Prep Basketball Standings

PREP BOYS BASKETBALL Blanchard Valley Conference League Overall Arlington 7-0 11-2 Liberty-Benton 6-1 12-4 Van Buren 5-2 10-6 McComb 5-2 9-7 Leipsic 4-3 8-8 Pandora-Gilboa 3-4 3-14 Vanlue 2-5 6-10 Arcadia 2-5 5-10 Cory-Rawson 1-6 2-12 Hardin Northern 0-7 1-16 Three Rivers...

Prep Swimming: Sectional diving set for tonight

Division I sectional girls diving was supposed to kick off sectional swimming and diving in northwest Ohio on Wednesday. Mother Nature’s wrath took care of that. Instead, Findlay High School’s boys and girls divers will both compete today in Division I sectional...

Prep Gymnastics: Findlay to defend TRAC title

Findlay High School’s depth and tradition will be key factors on Saturday when the Trojans will be the odds-on favorite to defend their title in the Three Rivers Athletic Conference gymnastics championships. Oregon Clay won the first-ever TRAC gymnastics championship in...

Prep Sports: Area prep athletes set college plans

A pair of area football players secured their futures with Bowl Championship Series programs to highlight National Signing Day for area high school athletes on Wednesday. Patrick Henry’s Colt Pettit signed a letter of intent earlier in the week to play football at Virginia...

College Football: UF Oilers add 27 players

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER Hanging out in the football office inside the Gardner Center on national signing day has become a tradition for University of Findlay head coach Rob Keys and his staff. The coaches get together early in the morning, set up a nacho bar in a conference...

Area Prep Basketball Leaders

PREP Boys Basketball Area Scoring Leaders G Pts Avg. Jared Wentling, Carey 17 375 22.1 Zach Kuhlman, Leipsic 15 301 20.1 Will Vorhees, Columbus Grove 15 290 19.3 Jacob Gossard, Hardin Northern 16 289 18.1 Bryan Powers, Carey 17 298 17.5 Noah Bramlage, Ottawa-Glandorf 17 296 17.4...

College Basketball: UF is figuring it out

By BRIAN LESTER STAFF WRITER When the University of Findlay men’s basketball team takes the floor tonight against Ohio Dominican, the Oilers will be playing their fourth game in seven days. It is a rigorous stretch of basketball that every team in the Great Lakes...

Boys Basketball: Trojans set to host St. John’s

By DAVE HANNEMAN STAFF WRITER Findlay will be trying to do what no other Three River Athletic Conference team, and only four highly ranked teams overall, has been able to accomplish this season when the Trojans host league-leading Toledo St. John’s Friday at the FHS...